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Why African states have started leaving the ICC

Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir attending the opening session at the 25th African Union Summit in Sandton, Johannesburg. Al-Bashir has been accused of genocide and war crimes related to conflicts in Sudan's Darfur region from 2008. "Clearly she has taken her lead from Jacob Zuma", said DA member of Parliament James Selfe. Now two African states, South Africa and Burundi, have made official decisions to leave.



NewsAlert: Belgian region: unable to clear EU-Canada trade deal by Monday

The prime minister said she was "disappointed" by the blocks hit by the planned CETA deal but did not believe that they reflected on the UK's likely ability to get its own trade agreement with the bloc after Brexit. "And the clear answer, at this stage, is no". It left it open to what extent the European Union and Belgium could continue negotiating with the southern Belgian region of Wallonia , which needs to bless the deal before it can become official.


Girl, 2, dies after being thrown from North Hollywood window

Girl, 2, dies after being thrown from North Hollywood window

Friday as an assault with a deadly weapon call, said Los Angeles Police Department Officer Drake Madison. He says a small fire in the apartment was quickly contained and a 25- to 30-year-old man who had self-inflicted knife wounds was taken into custody.


Duterte: Filipinos May Be Able to Return to Disputed Shoal

Duterte: Filipinos May Be Able to Return to Disputed Shoal

Duterte has said that his county can get all the armaments it needs from China and Russian Federation. "In five minutes, their planes will reach Manila while ours, on takeoff, will just get stuck there and won't be able to fly because they'll be bombed".



Strikes in northwest Syria town kill at least 5

Moscow had extended the unilateral "humanitarian pause" into a third day until 1600 GMT Saturday but announced no further renewal, as fierce fighting broke in several areas along the front line dividing the city, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported .


Police Dash Cam Captures High Speed Chase, Shoot-Out During Ride-Along

Police Dash Cam Captures High Speed Chase, Shoot-Out During Ride-Along

The officer was not hurt, but a woman who was participating in a civilian ride along, in the front passenger seat of the vehicle, suffered minor scratches from broken glass. Police said they found an AR15-style pistol and other evidence nearby. Police officers in California capture shocking dashcam video of officers chasing a suspect as they speed away in a vehicle, shooting at officers.