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Israeli air strike kills Palestinian

Israeli air strike kills Palestinian

As Israeli army and security forces are on high alert ahead of tomorrow's expected demonstrations in Gaza , The Israel Project hosted a conference call with Nitzan Nuriel, former director of the Counter Terror Bureau at the Prime Minister's Office, to discuss the implications of the border crisis.


Koreas begin preparatory talks to set up Kim-Moon summit

Koreas begin preparatory talks to set up Kim-Moon summit

The Koreas, after a high-level meeting last week, agreed on the date of the summit. "The Ministry of Defence does not consider that the United Kingdom will be a target of North Korean nuclear missiles, as its regime does not believe the United Kingdom to be a threat", they wrote.


See if they own your station

See if they own your station

Dozens of news anchors at TV stations owned by Sinclair Broadcast Group were required to record the same promotional video that condemns other outlets for pushing "fake stories ". Sinclair often feeds the local news stations it owns "must-run" stories on Trump-tastic topics like the threat posed by "the Deep State". Last week, President Trump praised Sinclair in his tweets and once again decried "fake news", which seems to be anything he doesn't like or agree with, regardless of its ...


Philippines to close Boracay island to tourists for six months

Philippines to close Boracay island to tourists for six months

Airlines offer around 1.2 million seats from Boracay's Caticlan airport annually, almost three-quarters from the capital Manila , data from Aviation Consultants show. "And the closure is necessary to ensure that Boracay will be there for the next generation". Boracay should be closed down starting June, instead of April, to avoid disruption of peak tourism activities in the area, Senator JV Ejercito said in a Facebook post.


Woman Fired After Making Obscene Gesture to Trump Files Lawsuit

Woman Fired After Making Obscene Gesture to Trump Files Lawsuit

Meanwhile, other Twitter users thought that Briskman's gesture against President Trump showcased her character flaws and stated that Akima was correct with their original decision. "I never imagined that my "one-finger salute" to the Presidential motorcade and its occupant would cost me my job", Briskman said. That person did list their employer on their social media account.


Canada increases trade with United States, but trade deficit widens

Canada increases trade with United States, but trade deficit widens

Imports of motor vehicles and parts climbed by 1.7 per cent after unusual auto plant shutdowns had crimped demand in January. Aircraft and other transportation equipment and farm, fishing and intermediate food products also recorded decent rises, while metal ores and non-metallic minerals provided some offset.