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Palestinians slam Israel for refusing talks with hunger strikers

Palestinians slam Israel for refusing talks with hunger strikers

Issa Qaraqe, head of prisoner affairs for the Palestinian Authority, said on Monday that around 1,300 prisoners were on hunger strike and the number could rise. Another speaker, introduced as a "television journalist and Palestinian former political prisoner", was Mus'ab Muhammad Nimr Bashir, a 36-year-old Gaza native who had admitted to using his position in 2007 with Doctors Without Borders to plan the assassination of an Israeli official together with other members of the Popular Front for ...


Trump slams 'failing' Democrats: 'It is now Hollywood vs

Trump slams 'failing' Democrats: 'It is now Hollywood vs

In the lead-up to the election, Ossoff has managed to attract the president's attention. MARA LIASSON, BYLINE: Hi there. Ossoff is expected to lead an 18-candidate primary Tuesday. But Democrat, 30 year-old Jon Ossoff failed to garner 50% of the vote. They predict conservative voters would be energized in a Republican vs. Democrat scenario.



Trump tweets for Kansas Republican in House race

For this and other reasons, it's a good idea to watch the voters in Kansas. "Obviously, there's still some discussion about Obamacare and repealing and replacing that". In this March 23, 2017, photo, Democrat James Thompson, a candidate for Kansas' 4th Congressional District, speaks during a debate in Wichita , Kan.


Turkey arrests dozens in anti-referendum protests

Turkey arrests dozens in anti-referendum protests

Prior to Sunday's referendum, Erdogan had criticised a number of European Union member states for preventing Turkish ministers from speaking at consulates, where they hoped to explicate the proposed constutional amendments to Turkish expatriates, TRT World website reported.



Democrat Ossoff Leads Early In Georgia Congressional Race

Democrats won their first seven special elections of the Obama era ahead of the disastrous 2010 wave, including in a pair of soon-to-be red seats in Upstate New York. The Ossoff campaign has just blossomed as national Democrats have tuned in to the race and seen his potential. Nonetheless, Democrats are hailing Ossoff's double-digit edge Tuesday night in a district that Price won reelection to by 24 percentage points in November.



Danish court upholds extradition of daughter of ousted South Korean president's friend

Last month, the prosecutor's office determined that all conditions for her extradition had been met. "The district court confirms decision from the Director of Public Prosecutions". The revelation touched a raw nerve in education-obsessed South Korea. He told reporters that Chung would be willing to go back to South Korea if she were allowed to stay in touch with her son.