• Four Russian military killed in Syria

    Four Russian military killed in Syria

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    According to him, the remaining 26 of the dead were in the forces controlled by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. The Syrian government, backed by Russian and Iranian military, now controls most of central Syria , including Aleppo. Russian Federation entered the Syria conflict in September 2015, offering support to Damascus which changed the course of the war, allowing government troops to retake more than half the country from rebels and IS militants.
  • ACLU, NPR Use 2014 Immigration Claims to Trash Trump Policy

    ACLU, NPR Use 2014 Immigration Claims to Trash Trump Policy

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    From January 2014 to April 2015, 60 percent of unaccompanied children from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras were released to a parent, about a third were released to other relatives, 8 percent to family friends and less than 1 percent was released to unrelated sponsors , according to a 2018 Government Accountability Office report .
  • USA to slap restrictions on some Chinese investments

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    The White House repeated it will slap a hefty 25 per cent tariff on as much as $50bn worth of imports. It will announce the final list of covered imports by June 15, 2018, and the tariffs will be imposed shortly thereafter. trade deficit with Beijing, which previous year totaled $375 billion. It announced that the United States would take multiple steps to protect domestic technology and intellectual property from certain discriminatory and burdensome trade practices by China.
  • Nouvelles alertes à la roquette dans le sud, des explosions entendues — Israël

    Nouvelles alertes à la roquette dans le sud, des explosions entendues — Israël

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    La veille, un Palestinien qui s'approchait de la barrière frontalière entre la bande de Gaza et Israël dans le but, selon l'armée israélienne, de commettre une attaque, a été tué par un tir de char israélien. Son collègue à la Défense, Avigdor Lieberman, a prévenu que " tout endroit d'où proviennent des tirs des organisations terroristes est une cible légitime pour l'aviation israélienne ".
  • Flash Floods Devastate Ellicott City in Maryland

    Flash Floods Devastate Ellicott City in Maryland

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    He said some of the areas repaired after the 2016 devastation withstood Sunday's flood waters. Kittleman said he considers the damage worse than the flooding two summers ago. No fatalities or missing people were reported. Others said they gathered in the second story of a building and anxiously watched the seething waters.
  • Italie : toujours l'impasse sur le nouveau gouvernement

    Italie : toujours l'impasse sur le nouveau gouvernement

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    Elle aussi immédiatement provoqué la fureur de Luigi Di Maio , le chef de file du Mouvement 5 étoiles (M5S, antisystème), et de Matteo Salvini , le patron de la Ligue (extrême droite), majoritaires au Parlement, qui avaient négocié un programme et un gouvernement d'union.
  • Le parc d'attractions Europa Park en proie à un spectaculaire incendie

    Le parc d'attractions Europa Park en proie à un spectaculaire incendie

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    C'est l'attraction "Die Piraten von Batavia " qui est touchée selon le compte Twitter du parc. Le site du Badische Zeitunga publié une vidéo montrant cet impressionant incendie . Le confinement de l'incendie se déroule comme prévu, se réjouit le parc, qui précise que selon les informations actuelles, personne n'a été blessé.
  • Orages violents : l'Eure-et-Loir en vigilance orange

    Orages violents : l'Eure-et-Loir en vigilance orange

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    Les violents orages devraient surtout toucher la partie ouest du pays. A priori il y a un risque fort de phénomène violent d'où cette vigilance. 9 départements ont été placés en vigilance Orange. Ces orages seront également accompagnés d'une forte activité électrique. Les orages seront parfois violents avec de fortes averses pouvant donner 20 à 40 mm en moins d'une heure, plus ponctuellement 50 mm; risque de forte grêle et de fortes rafales de vent de l'ordre de 80 à 100 km/h.
  • FIFA : Michel Platini blanchi par la justice !

    FIFA : Michel Platini blanchi par la justice !

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    Parallèlement à la suspension infligée par la Fifa , la justice suisse avait entendu le Français en tant que " personne appelée à donner des renseignements ", équivalent en France du statut de témoin assisté. Ce qui me gêne plus que tout, c'est que mes petits enfants, en tapant mon nom dans Wikipedia, peuvent lire à la dernière ligne: Michel Platini, banni du football par les instances pour paiement indu.
  • Suspect in Custody After Shooting at Indiana Middle School

    Suspect in Custody After Shooting at Indiana Middle School

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    Noblesville Police Department said the first call came in at 9:06 a.m. A teacher was able to "swat" the gun from the suspect. The station reported the teacher was shot while attempting to intervene in the shooting . Students were being taken to nearby Noblesville High School, where parents were asked to pick them up. Indiana State Teachers Association President Teresa Meredith released a statement Friday morning about the school shooting.
  • Driver finds handgun stuck in front bumper

    Driver finds handgun stuck in front bumper

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    About 18 miles later, he told the trooper that he stopped for gas and found a black handgun sticking out of the Honda's front bumper. That's when he discovered the gun, lodged barrel-first into the bumper just below his driver's side headlight.
  • Suspect dead, others injured after shooting at Oklahoma City restaurant

    Suspect dead, others injured after shooting at Oklahoma City restaurant

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    Police Captain Bo Mathews told reporters the shooting started when the suspect, a man, walked into the busy restaurant and began firing at around 6:30 p.m. "I just did what needed to be done to stop the threat". Whittle's family told ABC News that he served in Afghanistan and has been in the National Guard for nearly 20 years.