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Security Guard Stabbed in First Terror Attack Since Trump Jerusalem Decision

Security Guard Stabbed in First Terror Attack Since Trump Jerusalem Decision

But he appeared to confirm that Pence would not be meeting anyone from Palestinian Authority which has reacted angrily to last week's USA decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital. Speaking at a joint press conference in Paris with French President Emmanuel Macron, Netanyahu said, "I am not used to receiving lectures about morality from the leader who bombs Kurdish villagers in his native Turkey, who jails journalists, who helps Iran go around global sanctions and who helps ...


Violence flares at protest close to US Embassy in Lebanon

Violence flares at protest close to US Embassy in Lebanon

Security forces fired tear gas and water cannon to force back flag-waving protesters close to the embassy complex north of the capital, Beirut. The Israeli police and special forces units have strengthened Jerusalem's public transport security control following a stabbing attack in the city's center, a Sputnik correspondent reported.


Wreaths Across America set for Saturday at Florence National Cemetery

Wreaths Across America set for Saturday at Florence National Cemetery

Volunteers with the Civil Air Patrol 11008 Quad-City Composite Squadron leading the project have been notified that an additional 4,000 wreaths will be sent from Wreaths Across America headquarters. The event will culminate with adorning all gravesites - more than 6,200 - with a holiday wreath. The mission of Wreaths Across America is to remember the fallen USA veterans, honor those who serve and teach children the value of freedom.


SC expresses displeasure over NCLT order suspending Unitech directors

SC expresses displeasure over NCLT order suspending Unitech directors

The NCLT, in its order, has said the government must give name of its nominees by December 20 and restrained Unitech's eight suspended directors from selling their personal and company properties. On 30 October, the Supreme Court had directed Unitech to deposit Rs750 crore by December to secure bail for Sanjay Chandra . The NCLT order had come after the Centre moved the panel with a view to protecting the interest of almost 20,000 home buyers.


Millions in Yemen are Threatened by Famine Because of Saudi Arabia

Millions in Yemen are Threatened by Famine Because of Saudi Arabia

The call comes as the Saudi-led coalition continues a blockade of Yemen , which began in October after it shut down the country's borders in response to a rebel missile that was shot down near the capital, Riyadh. The war has killed over 8,750 people, displaced 3 million others and pushed Yemen to the brink of starvation. Tens of thousands of Yemenis have been injured and martyred in Saudi-led strikes, with the vast majority of them are civilians.


Macron awards grants for project inspired by U.S. withdrawal from climate pact

Macron awards grants for project inspired by U.S. withdrawal from climate pact

The competition was initially limited to U.S. researchers, but Macron later opened the event to all foreign scientists. More than 5,000 people from about 100 countries expressed interest in the grants. She told the Associated Press that she's elated at the prospect of continuing her research in France instead of the US. French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday awarded grants to 18 scientists - 13 from the United States - for a climate change research project he launched in reaction ...