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Reuters journalists in Myanmar sentenced to 7 years in jail

Reuters journalists in Myanmar sentenced to 7 years in jail

I have no fear. British Ambassador Dan Chugg, who was in court for Monday's verdict, said the case has "struck a hammer-blow to the rule of law in Myanmar". But the military has acknowledged the killing of the 10 Rohingya men and boys at Inn Din after arresting the Reuters reporters. The ruling "sends a stark warning to other journalists in the country of the severe consequences that await should they look too closely at military abuses", Tirana Hassan, Amnesty International's ...


Mystery surrounds death of Australian model on Greece superyacht

Mystery surrounds death of Australian model on Greece superyacht

She used her Instagram following to post pictures of her travels and the luxurious life she lived. The 92-metre yacht, owned by 87-year-old mining magnate Alberto Baillères, will remain docked at the port of Argostoli , on the Ionian island of Kefalonia , under orders from the Hellenic Coast Guard as detectives interview the other crew members and conduct forensic tests.


Amber Alert issued after armed men take Milwaukee girl

Amber Alert issued after armed men take Milwaukee girl

He is described as approximately 25 years old with brown hair styled in dreadlocks and gold teeth. Police said when she woke up it was about 1:30 a.m. Authorities described Jordan as 2 feet, 6 inches tall and weighing about 30 pounds. The mother told police that once they were in the vehicle, she was struck on the face and lost consciousness, police said.


Klobuchar says Kavanaugh’s confirmation is not normal

Klobuchar says Kavanaugh’s confirmation is not normal

The letter said that Bush told them to "proceed expeditiously and to err as much as appropriate on the side of transparency and disclosure, and we believe we have done do. Trump's decision "to step in at the last moment and hide 100,000 pages of Judge Kavanaugh's records from the American public is not only unprecedented in the history of Supreme Court nominations, it has all the makings of a cover-up", Schumer said in a statement on Saturday.


Trump threatens to end NAFTA

Trump threatens to end NAFTA

While labour figures have long argued that the pact moved manufacturing jobs to Mexico , industries from steel to autos rely heavily on supply chains that cross the border. "It also seems to be working in Turkey; it seems to be working in Iran; it seems to be working in Russia where the sanctions are really hurting the Russian economy as well".