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Former Thai PM Yingluck seeking asylum in UK

Former Thai PM Yingluck seeking asylum in UK

Yingluck had faced up to 10 years in prison for her role in the rice-buying scheme, introduced in 2011, which pledged to pay farmers well above the market rate for their crops. Pol Gen Srivara said that Pol Col Chairit had not faced a charge, pending the examination of DNA evidence collected from the Toyota auto and the former prime minister's house on Soi Yothin Pattana 3 in Bangkok .


Former Thai PM Yingluck seeking asylum in UK

Former Thai PM Yingluck seeking asylum in UK

Yingluck had faced up to 10 years in prison for her role in the rice-buying scheme, introduced in 2011, which pledged to pay farmers well above the market rate for their crops. Pol Gen Srivara said that Pol Col Chairit had not faced a charge, pending the examination of DNA evidence collected from the Toyota auto and the former prime minister's house on Soi Yothin Pattana 3 in Bangkok .


San Juan Mayor To Trump Admin

San Juan Mayor To Trump Admin

The Trump administration is more anxious about political spin than they are getting aid to American citizens. Ramos told CNN that about 4,000 utility workers were trying to fix the power grid and 1,000 more were expected to arrive over the weekend from the United States mainland.


Port Authority workers head to Puerto Rico for relief efforts

Port Authority workers head to Puerto Rico for relief efforts

Army North, was set to arrive Thursday to assess the situation so that the military can provide the highest possible level of support, Northern Command spokesman John Cornelio said . At least 16 people have died as a result of the storm, the government has said. Trump is set to visit Puerto Rico on next Tuesday - almost two weeks after Maria made landfall.


Port Authority workers head to Puerto Rico for relief efforts

Port Authority workers head to Puerto Rico for relief efforts

Army North, was set to arrive Thursday to assess the situation so that the military can provide the highest possible level of support, Northern Command spokesman John Cornelio said . At least 16 people have died as a result of the storm, the government has said. Trump is set to visit Puerto Rico on next Tuesday - almost two weeks after Maria made landfall.


U.S. appoints general to oversee response to Puerto Rico disaster

U.S. appoints general to oversee response to Puerto Rico disaster

People are only now starting to understand the extent of the damage brought by Hurricane Maria . According to the administration, more than 90 percent of the island now is now accessible; some 200 gas stations are open. "I'm sorry, but that really upsets me and frustrates me", Yulin Cruz said. "We are dying here and I can not fathom the thought that the greatest nation in the world can not figure out the logistics", Cruz said.