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China's wrath forces Mongolia to ban Dalai Lama from future visits

China's wrath forces Mongolia to ban Dalai Lama from future visits

Hence, it routinely objects to different countries issuing invitation to him. Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokeswoman Hua Chunying said at a regular news briefing Wednesday in Beijing that China "attaches great importance to the explicit statement made by the Mongolian foreign minister".



Injured mans death in Etobicoke now considered a homicide

That argument, he added, is thought to have "led to his demise". An autopsy performed this week found the man died of a gunshot wound. Investigators said there was a stabbing call in the same building the day before, around 12:30 p.m. Hees is Toronto's 68th homicide of 2016. With just over a week remaining in 2016, homicides are up 21% and gun killings are up 54% over all of previous year.


Photos Capture Snow In Sahara Desert For First Time In 37 Years

Photos Capture Snow In Sahara Desert For First Time In 37 Years

However this time round, the snow lasted for around a day before melting away. Several Saharan mountain ranges, however, receive snow on a more regular basis. His images show a thin layer of white snow resting on the dunes, a phenomenon which according to Algerian media was last seen in Ain Sefra in 1979.


Five Towns Native is Trump's Pick for Ambassador to Israel

Five Towns Native is Trump's Pick for Ambassador to Israel

Trump last week nominated David Friedman - an attorney and campaign adviser who backs moving the USA embassy in Israel to Jerusalem - as ambassador to the Jewish state. Danny Danon, Israel's ambassador to the United Nations, said that in the past decade "the United Nations passed 223 resolutions condemning Israel, while only eight resolutions condemning the Syrian regime as it has massacred its citizens over the past six years".



CBI calls for barrier-free trade with European Union after Brexit

The business trade body has outlined six demands for Brexit negotiations with the first being a "barrier-free relationship with our largest, closest and most important trading partner". The report identifies that many legal requirements have cross-sector implications too. 'Where companies differ is how they prioritise these issues and the contrasting emphasis they place on trade, migration and regulation.



Airline is accused over Brazil football tragedy

Six people survived the crash. "The evidence is conclusive, the direct responsibility of this event falls on the pilot and the airline company", Public Works and Services Minister Milton Claros said at a press conference. Quiroga allegedly had the option to refuel in Colombia's capital Bogotá, but instead headed straight to Medellín. He requested permission to make an emergency landing.