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CORRECTED: Seven migrants confirmed dead in Mediterranean rescue

A migrant carries her baby on board a rigid-hulled inflatable boat (RHIB) of the Malta-based NGO Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) during a rescue operation from a wooden boat in the central Mediterranean in global waters off the coast of Sabratha in Libya, April 15.



Trump calls Erdogan to congratulate him on referendum win

Although Turkey's three largest cities - Istanbul , Izmir and the capital Ankara - all voted "no" against the reforms, Erdogan was very successful in more rural parts of the country. "We will continue down our road", he said. "In general, the referendum did not live up to Council of Europe standards". "We will not make you president" and "We are shoulder to shoulder against fascism", the protesters in Kadikoy chanted, as they marched towards the offices of the Supreme Election ...



Theresa May Calls Snap UK Elections for June 8

A by-election victory in February was the first to be won by an incumbent British government in 35 years. "There is not going to be a general election ". That was until we moved to fixed - term parliaments... yes, we know where we stand, but it took away some of the excitement. When will the snap General Election take place? In this case any nomination must be supported by 20 per cent of the combined Commons members of the [Parliamentary Labour Party ] and members of the [European ...



General Election on June 8 as Prime Minister announces vote

Leaders of European Union states are due to adopt negotiating guidelines at an April 29 summit, and the bloc will prepare detailed plans for the talks with Britain by late May. Justifying her change of mind, May blamed "division in Westminster" and said she needed a stronger mandate to negotiate a good Brexit deal from the European Union.



Stockholm suspect, IS sympathiser who 'partied and drank'

Swedish police did not provide information about the identity of the victims, but Belgian Foreign Minister Didier Reynders announced on Sunday morning that a Belgian national had been killed in the attack. On Saturday, people placed flowers outside the department store in Stockholm where the attack occurred as a memorial to the victims. According to Reuters and other media, the suspect was detained in a town around 30 kilometers north of Stockholm and the second man was caught at a ...



Manhunt continues for Cleveland Facebook shooting suspect

Police Chief Calvin Williams says anyone who thinks they've seen Stephens should call 911. Stephens posted a video on Facebook in 2016 showing him shooting targets at the gun range, with the caption "rapid shots", according to. But he says these searches can take days, weeks or even longer. The company on Monday said it would begin reviewing how it monitors violent footage and other objectionable material in response to the killing.