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Esteri UN Sets Up Probe of IS Atrocities in Iraq
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The United Nations Security Council resolution passed today aimed at holding the Islamic State armed group accountable for war crimes and human rights abuses in Iraq falls short of what is needed and could fuel further abuses, warned Amnesty International.

Esteri Governor Cuomo traveling to Puerto Rico to assist in hurricane relief
Author: 0 Governor Cuomo traveling to Puerto Rico to assist in hurricane relief

The Democrat announced Thursday that he'll travel to Puerto Rico with NY state emergency response officials to help recovery efforts on the island ravaged by Hurricane Maria. "This is all of us", said Isa. She has family all over the island. Jan Elliott says her son, Capt. Christopher Brunner, a Lowcountry native and Citadel graduate, is alive and well.

Esteri Mexico Earthquake Relief: Pope Francis Donates $150K To Help Survivors, Victims Families
Author: 0 Mexico Earthquake Relief: Pope Francis Donates $150K To Help Survivors, Victims Families

Three people have been rescued from a seven-storey office block which collapsed in Mexico City. Many remain trapped under the rubble. Access to cheaper finance and technical assistance can make homes safer, alongside stricter enforcement of building rules and a crackdown on graft at the municipal level, said Gustavo Gutiérrez-Lee, director for Habitat for Humanity in Mexico .

Esteri Shawn Mendes donates to Mexico victims
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His appeal came after United States celebrities rushed to support victims at home of hurricanes Harvey and Irma, including through a nationally televised telethon that raised $55 million. At least 275 people have died and many more are injured and left without homes. On the campaign page, Shawn writes, "The scale of the devastation is hard to comprehend".

Esteri Library Waives $2800 Fine For Book Due In 1938
Author: 0 Library Waives $2800 Fine For Book Due In 1938

Arthur's "The Young Lady at Home" was returned to the Attleboro Public Library 78 years after it was checked out. Considering there were no digital records when the book was checked out, it is almost impossible to know the book's past. Amy said "the library staff thought it was "awesome" the book was returned even though it's in awful condition and can't go back into circulation".

Author: 0 Japan to deploy additional missile defence system in north: Defence ministry

Pacific Command maintains the ability to respond to any threat in the Indo-Asia-Pacific theater at a moment's notice", the U.S. Pacific Command, which oversees military operations in the Pacific region, said in a Monday statement. "The U.S. blustered that it would not rule out "military option" while making absurd assertion that the sanctions are a peaceful solution". The series of ballistic missile tests out of North Korea has drawn worldwide attention with president Donald Trump ...

Esteri S&P have cut Hong Kong's credit rating after cutting China's
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Moody's Investors Service in May lowered the finance hub's rating and changed the outlook to stable from negative after it cut China for the first time since 1989. The ratings agency added that China has lower average income, less transparency, and a more restricted flow of information than its global peers. Even China's national government, fairly cautious in its previous borrowing, has been running budget deficits lately, and the country's famously frugal households have begun using more ...

Esteri Trump claims Chinese banks won't do business with North Korea
Author: 0 Trump claims Chinese banks won't do business with North Korea

South Korea's Yonhap news agency reports that Ri told reporters in NY that a response "could be the most powerful detonation of an H-bomb in the Pacific". "Why would you test a mechanism to put millions and millions of people in a microwave?" he said. Trump and Kim are engaged in an increasingly hostile war of words over North Korea's weapons program, which has seen it launch intercontinental ballistic missiles and test its sixth - and most powerful - nuclear weapon in recent weeks.

Esteri Rand Paul: Don't blow up Iran deal
Author: 0 Rand Paul: Don't blow up Iran deal

Trump's speech drew accolades Netanyahu, who said in a message posted to his prime ministerial Twitter account, "In over 30 years in my experience w/ the UN I never heard a bolder or more courageous speech". Under the U.S. law, the State Department is required every 90 days to recertify to Congress Iran's compliance with the nuclear deal. He said if you take one brick out, the whole deal collapses.

Esteri Twin Cities sees heat advisory on first day of fall
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The hot temperatures and high humidity will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible, especially for those who are active outdoors. When possible...reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening. To reduce risk during outdoor work the occupational safety and health administration recommends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments.

Esteri White House declines to confirm or deny new travel ban
Author: 0 White House declines to confirm or deny new travel ban

After negotiating such changes with other countries, DHS officials presented their recommendations - including a list of foreign governments that did not meet new security standards - to Trump this week. The new restrictions would be based on factors such as individual countries' cooperation with United States mandates and the terrorist threat the Trump administration deems each country to pose, The Wall Street Journal reported , citing people familiar with the matter.

Esteri IOC calms concern about 2018 Olympics amid NKorea tension
Author: 0 IOC calms concern about 2018 Olympics amid NKorea tension

Attending the NY event was International Olympic Committee (IOC) Vice-President Anita DeFrantz, who said: "Inspired by Korean culture, these unique and impressive medals will reward the performances of the world's best Olympic winter athletes this coming February".

Esteri Japan Deploys Missiles on Island After North Korea Launch
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A Patriot Advanced Capability 3 surface-to-air missile defense system unit arrived at the Ground Self-Defense Force's Camp Hakodate shortly after midday on September 19. Russian Federation has joined China's call for a "dual-track" approach in which North Korea suspends its weapons programme in return for the United States halting military drills in the region.

Esteri Russian Federation rules out reopening talks on Iran's nuclear agreement
Author: 0 Russian Federation rules out reopening talks on Iran's nuclear agreement

Lavrov asserted that U.N. Security Council resolutions reached unanimously contain not only sanctions provisions, but obligations to engage in a political process. Iran-related issues that arouse concerns in the United States should be solved within relevant formats, he added. Iran has said it would not be the first to violate the landmark nuclear deal, but that it would respond "decisively and resolutely" to a violation of the pact "by any party".

Esteri United Kingdom aid teams arrive to help Dominica hurricane victims
Author: 0 United Kingdom aid teams arrive to help Dominica hurricane victims

Yesterday evening (20 September), the principal to Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit shared photographs - including the first of the prime minister since the storm (meaning the images are genuine and can be used). The US territory's governor, Ricardo Rossello, issued a curfew for 18:00 local time (22:00 GMT) on Wednesday evening through early Saturday morning.

Esteri Autumn officially starts today
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Contrary to what many people believe, the equinox isn't a day-long event. It's a specific point in time when the sun's vertical rays strike the equator. If you live in Chicago or anywhere else in the Central Time Zone, expect the equinox at 3:02 p.m. CDT. A collection of new-age, spiritual types will have spent the morning at Stonehenge, where they will watch the sun rise on a new season.

Esteri US, Allies 'Will Not Be Intimidated' by North Korea
Author: 0 US, Allies 'Will Not Be Intimidated' by North Korea

The US leader will host a lunch with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and South Korea's Moon Jae-in on Thursday on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, Trump's National Security Adviser HR McMaster told a White House briefing. "What we have to do, is call on all nations, call on everyone to do everything they can", said McMaster. "An increasingly aggressive and isolated regime in North Korea threatens democracies in South Korea, Japan, and more importantly, and more recently, has ...

Esteri Violentò donna down in Spagna, argentino di 50 anni arrestato a Milano
Author: 0 Violentò donna down in Spagna, argentino di 50 anni arrestato a Milano

La ragazza era anche rimasta incinta, ma aveva poi abortito. La violenza in questione sarebbe l'ultima di una lunga serie, risalente al periodo compreso tra il 2011 e il 2012 a Barcellona . L'uomo deve rispondere di una grave accusa: violenza sessuale nei confronti di una donna affetta dalla sindrome di Down . La gravidanza si era interrotta poche settimane dopo, e il prelievo di DNA dal feto aveva consentito di ascrivere la paternità a Hurtado, oltre ogni ragionevole dubbio.

Esteri Mexican Grand Prix to go ahead despite quake
Author: 0 Mexican Grand Prix to go ahead despite quake

The Earth's plates grind against each other all the time. Measures such as adding structural walls, taking out windows and putting in supports are pricey, but substantially improve building safety in earthquake-prone areas, said Mary Comerio, a professor of the graduate school at the University of California, Berkeley.

Esteri Sushma Swaraj urges SCO to tackle terror together
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However, Sushma Swaraj in nearly all her press release and statements have clearly given the signal to Pakistan , saying that countries giving shelter to terrorist sanctuaries should stop using them as an instrument of state policy. Swaraj also suggested an alliance between International Solar Alliance and New Development Bank. "I hope we can work together to give this ambitious agenda practical shape in coming months", Sushma added.

Esteri Prince Harry in Toronto setting stage for Invictus Games
Author: 0 Prince Harry in Toronto setting stage for Invictus Games

It seems Harry is quite a fan of the Foo Fighters , having also had an exchange with drummer Taylor Hawkins before the Invictus Games where they were due to play at the Ambassador's house. The opportunity, perhaps, to make it a first official appearance at arm Meghan Markle . Prince Harry's 36-year-old girlfriend Meghan Markle, the United States actress who appears in the legal drama TV series Suits , is also believed to be in Toronto and is expected to attend the Games at some ...