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Syrian activist, daughter stabbed to death in Istanbul

Syrian activist, daughter stabbed to death in Istanbul

The bodies of 60-year-old Arouba Barakat and 22-year-old Hala Barakat were discovered late Thursday, the state-run Anadolu Agency reported, when friends anxious that the journalist had not showed up for work alerted police. "Her name and her daughter's name, Hala, now made first page headlines", Shaza added. Anadolu said the women were stabbed. Ms. Barakat was a former member of the opposition Syrian National Council and she was known for her support to uprisings against Syrian President ...


Vice President Mike Pence will tour Army, NASA centers in Huntsville

Vice President Mike Pence will tour Army, NASA centers in Huntsville

For the first time in 65 years since a sitting president or vice president visited Anderson, Vice President Mike Pence arrived to a hometown crowd to deliver a message filled with political promises and pressure. So far, Donnelly hasn't said which way he plans to vote, but he did show up at today's speech. Pence's comments come one day after President Donald Trump-speaking before the United Nations General Assembly on September 19-threatened to "totally destroy North Korea" if provoked.


North Korea: Tremor detected near weapons' test site

North Korea: Tremor detected near weapons' test site

She spoke on condition of anonymity, citing office rules. The reports come after a raging Kim Jong-un lashed out at United States rival Donald Trump labelling him "mentally deranged dotard" in a rare personal statement. Pyongyang later said it had tested a hydrogen bomb that could be fitted onto a missile - an assertion that no foreign government has so far confirmed.


Kim Jong-un calls Trump 'mentally deranged'

Kim Jong-un calls Trump 'mentally deranged'

Trump shot back in a tweet: " Kim Jong Un of North Korea , who is obviously a madman who doesn't mind starving or killing his people, will be tested like never before!" Trump wrote on Twitter. The official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said there were questions whether North Korea had the capabilities to conduct such a test but declined to specify how the United States would respond.


Man and woman charged with murder after burned body found in London

Man and woman charged with murder after burned body found in London

Ouissem Medouni, 40, and Sabrina Kouider , 34, were arrested on Wednesday (20 September) after locals called the police and firefighters complaining of "bad smelling" smoke coming from the backyard of a £1m home in Pulborough Road, SW18. Medouni is charged with the murder of a person unknown between September 7 and September 20 within the jurisdiction of the Central Criminal Court. "She was supposed to have gone back on Monday".



Iran ballistic missile Khorramshahr unveiled

The missile was unveiled during a military parade in Tehran that commemorated the 1980s Iraq-Iran war on Friday. The situation worsened with Donald Trump's coming to power in the United States, who tried to present Iran's missile program development as violation of the nuclear deal, as, according to the U.S., the missile program will lead to the strengthening of the Iranian regime and resumption of nuclear tests.