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How do Druze Israelis view the 'nation-state' law?

How do Druze Israelis view the 'nation-state' law?

The Nation-State Law, for example, prevents the exploitation of the family reunification clause under which very, very many Palestinians have been absorbed into the country since the Oslo agreement, and this law helps prevent the continued uncontrolled entry into Israel of Palestinians.


Woman fined $156 for wearing face veil in Denmark

Woman fined $156 for wearing face veil in Denmark

The woman was also asked to either remove the veil or leave, opting for the latter, according to the AP. Mr Borcher said: 'During the fight her niqab came off, but by the time we arrived she had put it back on again '. On Wednesday, Danish police allowed protesters of the ban to cover their faces to let them "express themselves freely", which has raised questions of hypocrisy.


Video shows scene around time Joseph Pappas was located, shot himself

Video shows scene around time Joseph Pappas was located, shot himself

In 2000, Hausknecht treated former president George H.W. Bush for an irregular heartbeat after the ex-president complained about lightheadedness. Hausknecht was also a 1971 graduate of Tunkhannock High School in Pennsylvania. They named him Wednesday as a suspect in the physician's killing. "He added: "[When we were] hanging out together, over burgers and tacos, telling stories, he mentioned being called the "Greek shrimp" in high school and said 'Karma's a real [expletive],' and one day ...


Australian climber found alive after week trapped on New Zealand mountain

Australian climber found alive after week trapped on New Zealand mountain

Mr Rogers said Mr Harch came out from his shelter and waved to the helicopter to let them know where he was. Rescuers say the man survived all of those days under freezing conditions and that he may have used his army training. He had endured winds of up to 60km/h and at times heavy snow. The alarm was raised on Monday and rescue crews watched his beacon moving around the mountain for days as concerns grew.


UN envoy invites Yemen's warring parties to talks on Sept

UN envoy invites Yemen's warring parties to talks on Sept

Shuttling between the warring parties to avert a coalition assault on Al Hudaydah, Griffiths recently visited Yemen for peace talks with Houthi rebels to end the four-year conflict. "The unilateral suspension of our naval operations is for a limited period", the rebels said in a statement released by their defence ministry. United Nations special envoy Martin Griffiths has held talks with both sides in recent weeks in hopes of preventing a full-scale coalition assault on Hodeida.


Venezuelan president attacked in drone explosion

Venezuelan president attacked in drone explosion

He added that "several" drones loaded with explosive charges "detonated near the presidential platform". Venezuela's government says several explosions heard at a military event were an attempted attack on President Nicolas Maduro . Mr Rodriguez said the injured soldiers were being treated in hospitals while the president was meeting his ministers and military commanders. Smoke was later seen rising above the area where the explosion took place, as well as fire at a nearby building.