Israeli settlers in the West Bank, living on private Palestinian lands, have been removed by the Israeli government. With the settler movement ramping up following U.S. Donald…… Read more “Settlers evicted from private Palestinian land by Israeli government”
The Russian and Chinese ambassadors to the U.N. have vetoed a security council vote to place sanctions against Syria for its use of chemical weapons. Along with…… Read more “Russia and China veto U.N. sanctions on Syria”
The Democratic Party has selected its candidate to lead it through to the 2018 midterm elections, Secretary Tom Perez. Perez was elected on the second ballot, and…… Read more “Former Labour Secretary Tom Perez chosen as DNC Chair”
NASA has announced the discovery of 7 planets, similar to Earth in composition, orbiting around a star the size of Jupiter. The planets may contain water, the…… Read more “7 Earth-like planets discovered less than 40 light years away”
Prime Minister of Ireland Enda Kelly has been criticized for his lack of a plan in dealing with his leadership. Having announced he will not run for re-election in the upcoming elections, Kelly has not set out a timeline for when his successor as leader of his party, and depending on the timing, Prime Minister, will be chosen.
The Hungarian capital of Budapest has abandoned its bid for the 2024 Summer Olympic Games, leaving only Paris and Los Angeles in the running. Anger towards the…… Read more “Budapest abandons bid for 2024 Olympics”
The Trudeau government of Canada announced Tuesday that they would not be taking specific measures to stem the recent spike of illegal migrants crossing over the U.S.-Canada…… Read more “Trudeau government: will not stop migrants from illegally crossing over into Canada”
Vitaly Churkin, the Russian Ambassador to the U.N., has died suddenly one day before his birthday, the Russian Foreign Ministry reports.
The German government seeks to deport a record level of migrants this year, according to a top official, after last year set a record itself with over…… Read more “Record level migrant deportations planned this year in Germany”
Kraft Heinz, the American food producer, made a bid for multinational consumer goods manufacturer Unilever on Friday, shortly after talks for a merger fell through. Kraft Heinz…… Read more “Kraft Heinz bid for Unilever dropped”