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Raleigh vigil held for slain Virginia Muslim teen

Raleigh vigil held for slain Virginia Muslim teen

According to her autopsy, Hassanen suffered from blunt force trauma to the upper body, police said . "It's definitely terrifying because I'm young and I'm Muslim", she said. "It could have been any of us - we all go to the mosque during Ramadan for prayer". The other teens fled but Hassanen was caught and beaten to death by Torres, police say.


Supreme Court to hear Colorado baker's appeal in wedding cake case

Supreme Court to hear Colorado baker's appeal in wedding cake case

In 2012, Coloradoans David Mullins and Charlie Craig visited Masterpiece Cakeshop in Lakewood, Colo., to order a wedding cake for a post-nuptial celebration of their marriage in Colorado after taking their vows in MA. The U.S. Supreme Court said Monday that it will hear Jack Phillips' lawsuit challenging Colorado anti-discrimination laws. The couple filed a civil rights complaint, arguing that Phillips discriminated against them due to their sexual orientation.


US, India Leaders Pledge to Boost Security, Trade Ties

US, India Leaders Pledge to Boost Security, Trade Ties

So, it goes to show as to where Trump's priority lie", ANI reported. "We talked about terrorism , extremism and radicalisation and agreed to cooperate on this". The two leaders then issued a joint statement at the Rose Garden of the White House . Trump and Modi share a populist streak and a knack for social media, but their economic nationalist agendas could clash.



White House says Assad may be preparing chemical attack

The US military believes the preparations are similar to those made before the April 4 chemical weapons attack in Syria - a claim Assad's government has repeatedly denied. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least 15 militants were also killed in the airstrike that happened on Monday in the Deir El-Zour province.



Trump and Modi held detailed discussions on combat against terrorism

Modi, a Hindu nationalist but also leader of a nation with almost 175 million Muslims, did not use the same, charged terminology. In advance of the meeting, the Trump administration approved India's purchase of almost two dozen unarmed surveillance drones.


Europe's once positive world view of United States slips under Trump

Europe's once positive world view of United States slips under Trump

A joint statement issued after their meeting said the two sides "called on Pakistan to ensure that its territory is not used to launch terror attacks on other countries". PM Modi incidentally is the first foreign dignitary to be hosted for dinner by President Trump at the White House. Before their meeting began, he thanked India for ordering military equipment from the US.