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Indonesian police negotiating with militants after clashes at jail

Indonesian police negotiating with militants after clashes at jail

Iqbal denied IS involvement saying the riot started after prisoners took exception to authorities inspecting their food. The police force confirmed that five officers died along with one prisoner. "If they surrender, it will be a non-violent process". The clash at the Mako Brimob detention center took place a day after the National Police apprehended three individuals in Bogor, West Java, for allegedly plotting a string of attacks on police stations at three different locations across the ...


Mormon Church severs all ties with Boy Scouts

Mormon Church severs all ties with Boy Scouts

Until this date it is intended boys ages 8-13 will continue their efforts in scouting programs. The decision comes a week after the scouting organization changed the name of its signature group from Boy Scouts to Scouts USA. In 2013, Boy Scouts moved to allow openly gay youth into its troops, prompting the church to reconsider its association. Last October, the Boy Scouts opened the scouting program to girls, both a reflection of growing progressive attitudes as well as a business decision.


Offset Accused Of Ordering Attack On Cardi B's Autograph Seeker

Offset Accused Of Ordering Attack On Cardi B's Autograph Seeker

Armed with a rainbow of Marc Jacobs lip glosses, makeup artist Erika La' Pearl opted for a deep-crimson matte formula to match Cardi's ruby-encrusted ensemble; a feline flick of liner emphasized the star's brown almond-shaped eyes. I just didn't want to. I just asked for an autograph. 'I'm going to be able to hold baby you and give her all the kisses and hugs! "I'm established.


Supra Mahumapelo convinced North West protests were driven by money

Supra Mahumapelo convinced North West protests were driven by money

Mahumapelo withdrew his decision to step down as the premier, which he was due to announce today, after the PEC called a meeting to discuss and decide on the matter. The Democratic Alliance (DA) in the North West welcomed Mahumapelo's anticipated resignation on Tuesday night, but insisted that he should still be held accountable "for the collapse of the North West".


Kerry met with Iranian foreign minister to salvage Iran deal

Kerry met with Iranian foreign minister to salvage Iran deal

According to media reports over the weekend, Kerry had been meeting with Iranian and European officials in an effort to undercut Trump and save the Iran deal. "Kerry is setting up a one-two punch to make Trump look weak", said one source close to the White House who advised officials on Iran policy. Earlier, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif confirmed that he had met the former US Cabinet Secretary John Kerry .


Trump pulls USA out from Iran nuclear deal, triggering outcry

Trump pulls USA out from Iran nuclear deal, triggering outcry

And Trump's now promising to introduce a host of new ones that will likely test an economy already under strain. Le Maire pointed out that the withdrawal gives European firms doing business in Iran the "very short time of six months" to wind up investments - or risk USA sanctions .