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Hashemitaba calls on Iranians to vote for Rouhani

The ultra-conservative cleric, Ebrahim Raisi, is in second place with 27% of the votes, while the Mayor of Tehran, Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf, is in third place with 25%. Raisi and other hardliners have accused Rouhani of tolerating corruption and mismanaging the economy, charges he denies. Rouhani has criticized Raisi's past as a senior prosecutor in the 1980s when thousands of jailed dissidents were executed.



N.Korea fetes scientists behind latest missile launch

The launch of the first-ever weekly service linking Vladivostok and the North Korean port of Rajin on May 18 was also not deterred by North Korea's test-firing of a ballistic missile on May 14 that landed in the sea near Russian Federation.


Dutch King Secretly a KLM Airlines Pilot for 2 Decades

Dutch King Secretly a KLM Airlines Pilot for 2 Decades

He will now retrain to fly Boeing 737s as the Fokkers are being phased out of service, said the report . You have an airplane, passengers and a crew. Prior to the September 11 terror attacks, he said, when the cockpit doors used to remain open, he would sometimes be spotted by people. "People regularly came to have a look and thought it was nice or surprising that I was sitting there", he said.


Syrian refugees in Jordan's desert get solar power

Syrian refugees in Jordan's desert get solar power

The Azraq camp, in northern Jordan, is home to 36,000 Syrians refugees who will all be able to rely on solar power by 2018, UNHCR said . For the first two-and-a-half years after the camp's founding in April 2014, refugees only had solar lanterns.


City mistakenly honors man suspected of killing officer

City mistakenly honors man suspected of killing officer

The proclamation designated June 1, 2017, as "Tre Day" in honor of Trepierre Hummons. It said it would honor his commitment to fighting mental illness. Cincinnati Fraternal Order of Police President Dan Hils said he felt sick when he heard about the proclamation, but that Cranley appeared to own up to the error.



Trump labels Russian Federation inquiry 'witch hunt'

Trump has to salvage his presidency. On Wednesday, Trump said no politician in history "has been treated worse or more unfairly" than himself. "I look forward to this matter concluding quickly", Trump said in a statement . "I accept this responsibility and will discharge it to the best of my ability", Mueller said in a statement . "[Rosenstein] knew Comey was going to be removed prior to writing his memo", McCaskill said.