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Palestinian protesters hold Trump effigy at gunpoint to decry visit

Palestinian protesters hold Trump effigy at gunpoint to decry visit

He also did not acknowledge Jerusalem as Israel's capital or announce the move of the USA embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem as many in Israel had hoped. The military aggression has claimed the lives of more than 12,000 people in Yemen. Among Trump's stops on the trip were the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the site traditionally regarded as the location of Christ's death, burial and resurrection; the Western Wall, the only portion of the Jewish Temple left standing after its ...


Manchester United Players get touch of Europa League trophy on flight back

Manchester United Players get touch of Europa League trophy on flight back

Click through the gallery above to see United's title celebrations! However, Manchester United's Europa League success and the UEFA coefficient ranking points has certainly proved helpful for them in this case. Jose Mourinho's more experienced side overpowered Ajax across the 90 minutes, conceding possession but denying their opponents the space they needed to play their passing game.



Modi, marking three years in power, opens India's longest bridge

The moment the 9.15-km bridge, country's longest, was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday, he declared that the bridge will be officially known as the Bhupen Hazarika Setu or Bhupen Hazarika Bridge . Modi said the bridge will lay a new beginning for economic revolution not only for the region but the entire country. It is said the bridge can withstand quake of 8 richter scale.



Nicolas Maduro launches constitution overhaul

Faced with mounting unrest, Venezuela's unpopular leftist President Nicolas Maduro vowed on Tuesday to push ahead in July with the formation of a "constituent assembly" to rewrite the constitution before regional elections in December. Chief State Prosecutor Luisa Ortega stunned the crisis-hit country in March when she lambasted the Supreme Court for annulling the powers of the opposition-led National Assembly.



Venezuela sacks health minister after damning report

In the meantime, protesters will keep turning out in the streets of the country's divided cities. Maduro has remained in power, despite losing his influence among even poor Venezuelans who once embraced him and his mentor, Hugo Chávez. The government's response to the demonstrations has drawn global condemnation, with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson expressing concern in April that Maduro is "not allowing the opposition to have their voices heard".