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New screenings for US-bound passengers on global airlines

New screenings for US-bound passengers on global airlines

However, the airlines offered different descriptions of how the interviews would take place. "The security measures affect all individuals, global passengers and U.S. EgyptAir said the new measures include more detailed searches of passengers and their luggage and interviews. The strict procedures will extend to unauthorized agricultural or veterinary products.



Turkey Frees 8 Human Rights Activists, Pending Outcome of Terror Trial

The case had brought widespread condemnation from rights groups, some Western governments and, on social media, prominent activists such as Edward Snowden. A Turkish court had said on Wednesday that Steudtner and 11 other human rights activists should be released after the Turkish public prosecutor requested an end to the pre-trial detention of the group .


White House: Kelly needn't apologize to Florida Rep. Wilson

White House: Kelly needn't apologize to Florida Rep. Wilson

Gold Star father Khizr Khan criticized White House chief of staff John Kelly Monday for his handling of President Donald Trump's controversy with Gold Star families , following the death of four United States soldiers in Niger. "It stuns me that a member of Congress would have listened in on that conversation". Wilson said Trump was "so insensitive" and caused Johnson emotional distress.


Mamata on linking Aadhaar with mobile number: 'I will not do it'

Mamata on linking Aadhaar with mobile number: 'I will not do it'

Other than the BJP , who has gained from notebandi? Speaking at an extended core committee meeting of Trinamool Congress, Mamata Banerjee said that her telecom service provider can discontinue her connection, but she won't link her mobile number with Aadhaar.


France welcomes Kurdish proposal to have dialogue with Iraqi authorities

France welcomes Kurdish proposal to have dialogue with Iraqi authorities

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia October 22, 2017. Independently of Washington, Tehran has poured significant resources into the war against the jihadists in Iraq , providing weapons, advice and training to the Shiite militias which dominate the key paramilitary Hashed al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilisation) force.


Kiev blast leaves one dead, three injured

Kiev blast leaves one dead, three injured

The investigators have found that unknown persons had planted a bomb in a parked motorcycle, which was detonated when lawmaker Mosiychuk and his bodyguards were passing by. local time (GMT 1900). There was no immediate word from police on the possible suspects or the motives behind the attack. "Judging by the damage to the vehicle and the shrapnel holes in the doors, the power of the explosion was pretty strong", he said.