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by | June 22, 2018 | 12:33

After the President's u-turn, the First Lady made an unannounced visit to a child detention facility in Texas . "Spending time with them reinforces the fact that these kids are in this situation as a direct result of adult actions", she said.

by | June 22, 2018 | 11:44

That's what he did on Wednesday. There's one report this morning that Trump would support Congress forcing him to abandon his own policy, and another suggesting he is "considering" some sort of temporary executive action to keep children with their detained parents.

by | June 22, 2018 | 11:40

Some 10,000 people have been killed since the beginning of the conflict. On June 13, Yemen's army and its allies launched their offensive to clear Hodeida of rebel fighters who have held it since 2014, raising United Nations concerns for vital aid shipments and food imports through the city's docks.

by | June 22, 2018 | 10:25

The pomp and circumstance looked geared toward showing off the major improvement in relations between the communist neighbors, along with China's important role in keeping North Korea on track. Mr Moon described Mr Kim as forthright, careful and polite. China backs the North's call for a "phased and synchronous" approach to denuclearization, as opposed to Washington's demand for an instant, total and irreversible end to the North's nuclear programs.

by | June 22, 2018 | 08:18

Dedrick D. Williams , 22, was taken into custody by Flordia's Broward County Sheriff's Dept. Wednesday, June 20. TMZ reported he's been booked for first-degree murder. I just wanted to stay. He notched a No. 1 album in March had a top 10 hit with Sad! XXXTentacion's death , as high-profile as it was tragic, came after a brief career marked by both adoration and enmity.

by | June 22, 2018 | 07:12

House Republican leaders have been working to line up votes on the legislation, a measure they describe as a compromise between conservatives and moderates that aims to meet each of Mr. President Trump gave his support to both pieces of legislation. What's in the GOP compromise bill? What does the executive order mean for the plans of House Republicans to pass their own legislation to address the crisis? Rep.

by | June 22, 2018 | 07:12

Amid fears the summit would weaken the worldwide coalition against the North's nuclear programme, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stressed after the meeting that sanctions would remain in place until North Korea's complete denuclearisation.

by | June 22, 2018 | 05:57

Twitter users were quick to criticise the first lady's jacket faux pas and the not-so-hidden message. Trump wore a different pale yellow jacket when the plane landed in Texas . Melania Trump met with staff in McAllen where over 50 children aged 12 to 17 were housed. Mrs Trump, who often campaigns for the right of children, was a strong force behind her husband's policy U-turn.

by | June 22, 2018 | 00:50

When the crisis of family separations erupted at the border, GOP leaders revised the bill to bolster a provision requiring parents and children to be held together in custody. "I didn't want my name attached to that", he said of the bill he decried as amnesty for immigrants who are in the USA illegally. A Justice Department spokeswoman has confirmed that the zero-tolerance policy on illegal immigration will continue, and that no changes will be made to the current prosecution process.

by | June 21, 2018 | 23:42

An official press release from the project said: " Koko touched the lives of millions as an ambassador for all gorillas and an icon for interspecies communication and empathy". She was very maternal toward kittens, and has had several throughout her lifetime. Wild gorillas typically live for 30 or 40 years, while those cared for by humans can live into their 50s, according to the Smithsonian's National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute.

by | June 21, 2018 | 22:40

Born at the San Francisco Zoo, the almost 300-pound gentle ape began learning sign language as a baby in 1974 by Dr. Francine "Penny" Patterson as part of a Stanford University project. A book called Koko's Kitten followed, which is used in schools worldwide. When "Good Will Hunting" actor Williams committed suicide in 2014, Koko was said to have been particularly upset.

by | June 21, 2018 | 22:13

Republicans must get rid of the stupid Filibuster Rule-it is killing you!" President Donald Trump took to Twitter on Thursday to rake the Democratic congressional leadership for being "weak on crime and border security". However, he added, there will be an "implementation phase that follows". "Of course we don't want families to be separated". Immigrant children, who have been separated from their families under a now reversed policy by the Trump administration, are being housed in ...

by | June 21, 2018 | 22:06

John Moore, a photographer for Getty Images, shot the image of a 2-year-old Honduran girl, which effectively went viral amid the harrowing veracity of Trump's "zero tolerance" policy . And the separation from their parents is traumatic enough to be likened to torture . Children can not follow their family members or guardians into custody, so U.S.

by | June 21, 2018 | 22:01

Xi Jinping has told Kim Jong Un that he hopes the outcome of his historic meeting with Donald Trump last week can be implemented, in a coded message of support for denuclear-isation. Pyongyang, which had pledged to return the remains of American soldiers unaccounted for since the end of the 1950-1953 Korean war, is expected to start transferring them in the coming days, Reuters reported , citing usa officials.

by | June 21, 2018 | 21:30

The result is believed to be this week's trip to the Middle East by First-Son-in-Law Jared Kushner, who is also the titular head of the president's Israel-Palestinian peacemaking force, and chief foreign negotiator Jason Greenblatt, which is said to be primarily focused on getting the worldwide community to ante-up a billion-dollar effort to fund projects to improve the lot of residents of the Gaza Strip.

by | June 21, 2018 | 21:10

The migrants, who arrived in Valencia on Sunday, have been granted special permission to stay in Spain for 45 days. They also counted 41 migrants who were taken aboard a U.S. On Valencia's quayside, 1,000 Red Cross workers were on hand to greet the migrants as they stepped off the ship. Spanish authorities say they will examine the migrants case-by-case to see who may qualify for asylum.

by | June 21, 2018 | 18:19

President Trump appeared to relent under the weight of vast backlash today, signing an executive order he claims will end the much-criticized practice of separating families at the border. "Children and families belong in communities, not in family concentration camps", said Angelica Salas, executive director of the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights of Los Angeles.

by | June 21, 2018 | 17:59

Sara Netanyahu has long faced allegations of abusive behavior and living extravagantly in a manner out of touch with the general public. " Sara Netanyahu is a strong and honourable woman and there has never been any fault in her actions", a statement on the prime minister's Facebook page said.

by | June 21, 2018 | 15:59

It also doesn't change anything yet for the some 2,300 children taken from their families since the policy was put into place. An avid viewer of cable television news, Trump recognised that the family separation issue was a growing political problem, White House sources said.

by | June 21, 2018 | 15:58

Ministers say they are confident of getting a divorce deal that parliament will accept, and that all discussion of the vote is hypothetical. Grieve was criticised in some newspapers over the weekend when he suggested he could "collapse the government" and said he woke up in a cold sweat thinking about it.

by | June 21, 2018 | 15:24

In the Southern Hemisphere, it reaches its southernmost point on this day. The length of the spring has reached 93 days since its beginning on 20 March, while the length of the summer this year will be approximately 94 days until the beginning of autumn at the dawn of September 23.

by | June 21, 2018 | 15:04

Chancellor Angela Merkel's allies in Bavaria averted an immediate collision Monday with the German leader, giving her two weeks to make deals on migrants with other European countries instead of turning them back unilaterally at Germany's border.

by | June 21, 2018 | 13:59

As part of the joint US-Turkey deal to resolve the planned Turkish invasion of Manbij, US and Turkish military forces have carried out a coordinated series of patrols near the city. The two countries have disagreed over USA support for the Kurdish YPG militia, which Ankara views as a terrorist organization. The Manbij Military Council is affiliated to the US -backed and YPG-dominated Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in northern Syria.

by | June 21, 2018 | 12:49

Disgraced former minister Gonen Segev , who has been charged with spying for Iran , has admitted to doing so in order to help Israel and return as a "hero", Channel 10 has reported. He was released in 2007. A statement from Segev's lawyers said most details of the charges were under a state-imposed blackout and the little which had been released gave a misleading impression.

by | June 21, 2018 | 12:42

The Gaza Strip is controlled by the Islamist movement Hamas, which Israel considers its bitter enemy. On Sunday evening, the army struck three targets including an operating tent from which people had flown attack kites laden with burning petrol and explosive devices over the border, setting alight large swaths of land.

by | June 21, 2018 | 09:05

By reversing the family separation policy but continuing to aggressively prosecute adult undocumented immigrants ― while detaining their children alongside them ― the Trump administration could be setting itself up for a legal battle with human rights activists over the Flores agreement .

by | June 21, 2018 | 07:53

In a televised roundtable with members of Congress, Senators and members of his adminstration, Trump announced: "we're going to be signing an executive order . USA immigration officials say 2342 children were separated from 2206 parents between 5 May and 9 June. "We want security for our country", Trump said.

by | June 21, 2018 | 07:05

It has been confirmed earlier that Ms Ardern had gone into labour this morning with her and partner Clarke Gayford's first child. Ardern had her last pre-birth day in parliament at the start of the week. The Prime Minister doesn't expect to be treated any differently to any other mum at the hospital. The 37-year-old is set to become only the second world leader to have a child while in office, capping a meteoric year just months after she took over the country's top job in October.

by | June 21, 2018 | 05:45

At 6 a.m. Monday, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center reported an explosion at the Kilauea summit , with the energy of a 5.3-magnitude quake. Fissures No. A steam explosion at the summit will likely shower communities near the volcano with ash, the Hawaii Civil Defense Agency said. Explosive events have occurred regularly at the summit since the magma chamber began to withdraw following the start of the lower East Rift Zone eruption on May 3.

by | June 21, 2018 | 05:26

The company assumed it is in the clear after an initial deal to pay fines, replace its board of directors and hire a contractor to oversee company operations, but the US Congress thought otherwise. Under Section 1243 of the draft bill published by the US Senate , the US Department of Defense is urged to strengthen defense and security cooperation with Taiwan "to support the development of capable, ready and modern defense forces necessary for Taiwan to maintain a sufficient self-defense ...

by | June 21, 2018 | 05:25

On Tuesday, distressed relatives of missing passengers held each other and cried as they waited for news at Tigaras Port, according to pictures from the scene. "It happened so quickly", Juwita, who like many Indonesians goes by one name, told TVOne. Lake Toba fills the caldera of a giant volcano that erupted some 75,000 years ago - one of the world's biggest eruptions which left behind a 450-metre (1,500 feet) deep lake.

by | June 21, 2018 | 04:27

The United States has announced it is withdrawing from the UN Human Rights Council saying the organisation is "not worthy of its name". US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley , who has proved to be a diplomat with moral integrity, courageously condemned the council for its "chronic bias against Israel".

by | June 20, 2018 | 23:47

In recent weeks, the federal government has separated thousands of asylum-seeking children from their parents, and reclassified the protective status of global domestic violence survivors. As of Wednesday, June 20, the Trump administration has set up multiple "tender age" shelters to lock infants and young children that the US forcibly removed from their parents at the border.

by | June 20, 2018 | 22:03

The official statement was made via the Kensington Palace Twitter account, where they announced the ceremony will happen on 9th July at The Chapel Royal, St James's Palace, London. He was on his best behaviour, blowing bubbles beforehand and being quiet and peaceful afterwards. Newlyweds the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are likely to attend the family celebration.

by | June 20, 2018 | 21:47

His comments came amid a heartbreaking leaked recording of a detained migrant girl crying out for "Mami" and "Papa". Attorney General Jeff Sessions has said it was implemented to serve as a deterrent to people trying to get into the US illegally.