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S Africa's Top Court Says Parliament Failed To Hold Zuma Accountable

S Africa's Top Court Says Parliament Failed To Hold Zuma Accountable

The Court ruled Friday that the failure by the National Assembly to make rules regulating the removal of a president in terms of Section 89 of the Constitution was invalid. The parties sought an order declaring that Mbete failed to put in place all appropriate mechanisms to hold Zuma accountable. Parliamentary spokesperson Moloto Mothapo said the rules committee already initiated a process to outline what impeachment proceedings would look like as part of its rules overhaul.


Christmas Storm Buries Pennsylvania City Under 5 Feet Of Snow

Christmas Storm Buries Pennsylvania City Under 5 Feet Of Snow

The National Weather Service reported International Falls, Minnesota, the self-proclaimed Icebox of the Nation, plunged to 37 degrees below zero, breaking the old record of 32 below set in 1924. Those places and states in the northern Plains and Great Lakes were projected to see highs in the teens or single digits and lows below zero for the rest of the week and into the new year .


U.S. sanctions two North Koreans over ballistic missile program

U.S. sanctions two North Koreans over ballistic missile program

South Korea formally seized the ship after the U.N. Security Council on December 22 imposed new sanctions on North Korea that allow member states to seize, inspect and freeze vessels that are suspected of transferring banned goods to or from North Korea, the official said.


South Korea seizes ship it claims transferred oil to North Korea

South Korea seizes ship it claims transferred oil to North Korea

A North Korean soldier who was shot during a daring defection escape in November is having trouble remembering the incident, according to South Korea television station Maeil Broadcasting Network (MBN) Thursday. "China on trade has ripped off this country more than any other element of the world in history has ripped off anything", Trump said. "We have not performed clinical tests of the vaccines, so we will only use them to treat the disease, not for prevention", Cheong said.


IDF strikes Hamas targets in Gaza Strip following rocket fire

IDF strikes Hamas targets in Gaza Strip following rocket fire

Trump said his decision merely recognizes the fact that Jerusalem already serves as Israel's capital and is not meant to prejudge the final borders of the city. Another Palestinian was handcuffed and detained during a raid into Qalqiliya city. Three rockets were fired from the Gaza Strip Friday, the army said, in the first such incident in over a week, The Times of Isreal reported.



Terrorists Attack Coptic Church in Cairo, at Least Eight Killed

Two other bombs were defused near the church. The two attackers opened fire at the entrance to the church of Mar Mina in Helwan district, which was being guarded by police in the run-up to Orthodox Christmas celebrations next week, security sources said.