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Orange snow transforms eastern Europe into 'Mars'

Orange snow transforms eastern Europe into 'Mars'

The freak conditions were caused by storms in north Africa which swept up sand from the Sahara Desert into the atmosphere, only for it to fall across much of eastern Europe. This sandstorm made its way from Greece to Russian Federation, and could be seen via NASA satellite imagery. The Athens Observatory said in a Facebook post it was one of the biggest transfers of dust from the desert to Greece.


Artistes perform at 'March for Our Lives' protests

Artistes perform at 'March for Our Lives' protests

Marches also took place across the state, including Fort Worth, Houston , Austin, San Antonio, Lubbock and Corpus Christi. The march was planned by the student survivors of the shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland , Florida in February.


Trump signs $1.3 trillion spending bill despite veto threat on Twitter

Trump signs $1.3 trillion spending bill despite veto threat on Twitter

With Congress already on recess, and a government shutdown looming, he said that young immigrants now protected in the US under Barack Obama's Delayed Action for Childhood Arrivals program "have been totally abandoned by the Democrats (not even mentioned in Bill) and the BORDER WALL, which is desperately needed for our National Defense, is not fully funded".


China expresses regret at United States move to file WTO challenge

China expresses regret at United States move to file WTO challenge

China has repeatedly said it has no wish to fight a trade war, but warned that it is ready if needed. In an effort to battle the " illegal foreign garbage " influx into China, last July China's Ministry of Environmental Protection notified the World Trade Organization (WTO) that it plans to ban imports of 24 types of solid waste materials, such as soda bottles, mixed paper, recycled steel and newsprint.


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No More "Free Reign" To China: Donald Trump After Announcing Tariffs

Russian Federation and China are reportedly preparing retaliatory measures to offset the effects of the steel and aluminum tariffs . The ministry said the list was aimed at offsetting the losses incurred from U.S. We have great relationships with China. Wei Jianguo, vice chairman of Beijing-based think tank China Centre for International Economic Exchanges, told China Daily that Beijing could impose tariffs on more USA products, and is considering a second and even third list of ...


Jeremy Corbyn issues apology for

Jeremy Corbyn issues apology for "pockets of antisemitism" in Labour Party

They display an obsessive hatred of Israel alongside conspiracy theories and fake news. "I'm afraid that it's time for action rather than words". But in a statement, Mr Corbyn issued an apology to the Jewish community, but stopped short of apologising for offering support to the mural.