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Esteri Drone-flying camera crew freed from jail in Myanmar
Author: 0 Drone-flying camera crew freed from jail in Myanmar

The four-Turkish state broadcaster TRT World producer Mok Choy Lin from Malaysia, freelance camera operator Lau Hon Meng from Singapore, and their interpreter Ko Aung Naing Soe and driver U Hla Tin from Myanmar- were arrested on October 27 and sentenced to two months in prison on November 10 under the 1934 colonial-era Myanmar Aircraft Act for filming with a drone.

Esteri India should not worry about CPEC expansion: China
Author: 0 India should not worry about CPEC expansion: China

It was an important section of the CPEC under the infrastructure modernisation project that linked China and Pakistan. While she did not mention India directly, Chunying was responding to a question on India's concerns regarding CPEC's extension to Afghanistan.

Esteri Himachal Pradesh Congress MLA hits woman constable, she slaps back
Author: 0 Himachal Pradesh Congress MLA hits woman constable, she slaps back

Kumari visibly was stuck in a huge crowd and was trying to make her way and gain entry to a Congress meeting that was being held by Rahul Gandhi to review the party's loss in recent elections. Soon after this happened, Asha apologized accused the constable of abusing and pushing her. No one has a right to raise a hand against someone, at least not the Congress culture.

Esteri Tillerson, Russian foreign minister emphasize agreement on North Korea in call
Author: 0 Tillerson, Russian foreign minister emphasize agreement on North Korea in call

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley called the latest sanctions as the "toughest yet" as they were aimed to further restrict energy supplies, tighten restrictions on smuggling and the use of North Korean workers overseas. "Unfortunately, our call to preclude a further escalation of tensions, to revise the policy of mutual intimidation, was not heeded", he said. Separately, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced that Washington was "ready to talk anytime" with North Korea "without ...

Esteri Haley Claims Credit for Cuts to UN Budget, Already in Decline
Author: 0 Haley Claims Credit for Cuts to UN Budget, Already in Decline

The General Assembly on Sunday approved the regular budget of United States dollars 5.397 billion for 2018-2019, the UN said in a statement on Tuesday. The General Assembly also requested the Secretary-General to undertake an assessment of the mechanisms and levels of discretionary managerial authorities that may be required in order to address unanticipated programmatic needs and to report in the 73rd Session, the United Nations statement added.

Esteri S Africa's Top Court Says Parliament Failed To Hold Zuma Accountable
Author: 0 S Africa's Top Court Says Parliament Failed To Hold Zuma Accountable

Zuma has survived opposition efforts to oust him in votes of no confidence in parliament, where the ANC party has a majority. South Africa's top court has ruled that parliament failed to hold President Jacob Zuma accountable in a scandal over multi-million-dollar upgrades to his private home.

Esteri Status Orange weather alert issued as storm Dylan advances
Author: 0 Status Orange weather alert issued as storm Dylan advances

The warning comes as Storm Dylan approaches Ireland, bringing wind speeds of 60 to 80 km/hr. A Status Orange wind warning will be in place for Connacht and some of the more northern counties. Tipperary is being warned to batten down the hatches this weekend as Storm Dylan is set to lash the Premier County over Saturday and into Sunday. A forecaster said: "Windy this morning with heavy or thundery showers in the west spreading eastwards with fresh to strong, gusty westerly winds".

Esteri IDF strikes Hamas targets after Gaza rocket hits Israeli community
Author: 0 IDF strikes Hamas targets after Gaza rocket hits Israeli community

Israel police confirmed that a third rocket struck Nahal Oz area, which is located in the northwestern part of the Negev desert close to the border with the Gaza Strip, causing damage to a building but no injuries. However, analysts have noted that Hamas was either unwilling or unable to clamp down on the groups. The residents of southern Israel again went scrambling for cover at midday Friday as the Red Alert sirens blared a warning that rocket fire was on the way multiple times in the Gaza ...

Esteri Is North Korea Developing Anthrax? There's Some Evidence
Author: 0 Is North Korea Developing Anthrax? There's Some Evidence

The NSC meeting was held two days after Park's order to shut down the Kaesong factory park to offer procedural legitimacy to the decision ex post facto, according to the panel report. "It has been identified that the ministry was not even well aware of intelligence details", Im Seong-taek, a lawyer and panel member, told a briefing.

Esteri Fireworks go on sale for New Year's Friday
Author: 0 Fireworks go on sale for New Year's Friday

Rose encouraged residents to visit their nearest Sumter fire station to register to have a fire alarm installed for free. Never give fireworks to children. The fireworks will only be canceled if high winds occur, which is not forecasted. - Do not carry fireworks in your pocket. And after the New Year's bacchanalia, Atlanta also happens to be one of the best cities for maintaining those new year's resolutions, per other research.

Esteri Russian Federation probe makes USA 'look very bad'
Author: 0 Russian Federation probe makes USA 'look very bad'

It's the latest scare for Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner, who managed the digital campaign and has already come under scrutiny by the special counsel for his foreign contacts . Many Trump backers assert he has the power to order that Justice Department investigations be started and ended. The interview also turned to the world stage when Trump said he had "been soft" on China when it comes to trade, but that he can allow it when they help the U.S.in easing tensions with North Korea.

Author: 0 10 killed in terror attack on Egypt church

Mina Coptic church in Helwan, a district on the southern edge of the Egyptian capital. It is now unknown whether he is one of the three casualties. Medical and security sources said six of the dead were church-goers and three were police.

Esteri US, Israel closed-door agreement on Iran
Author: 0 US, Israel closed-door agreement on Iran

President Donald Trump is weighing a strategy that could allow more aggressive USA responses to Iran's forces, its Shi'ite Muslim proxies in Iraq and Syria, and its support for militant groups, according to six current and former USA officials.

Esteri Israel Has 4 Members Of The Tamimi Family Under Arrest, Including Ahed
Author: 0 Israel Has 4 Members Of The Tamimi Family Under Arrest, Including Ahed

Ahed, whose family is well-known internationally for their activism against the Israeli occupation, was arrested over a video that went viral on social media of her slapping an armed Israeli officer during a raid on Nabi Saleh. Explaining her decision to remand her at the time, Judge Lidor Drachman of the Judea region Juvenile Military Court said that while Ahed Tamimi did not pose any danger, concern that the teen would try to obstruct the investigation justified keeping her locked up.

Esteri United States sanctions two North Koreans over ballistic missile program
Author: 0 United States sanctions two North Koreans over ballistic missile program

North Korea slammed the fresh United Nations sanctions as an "act of war". Antibodies against anthrax found in the body of a defected North Korean soldier has raised doubts that North Korea is developing bio-warfare capabilities. Both men are said to have been invited to travel with Kim Jong Un , and are numbered among his confidants. Mr Ri is one of the most prominent aides, and likely represents the Workers Party on the missile programme, experts say.

Esteri Turkey, Russia sign loan deal for S-400 air system
Author: 0 Turkey, Russia sign loan deal for S-400 air system

A battery of S-400 air defense missile system includes a command post, radars and four surface-to-air missile systems with combat and support vehicles. Russian news agency TASS quoted Chemezov as saying that the finance ministries of Turkey and Russia had completed the negotiations and the first of the deliveries was scheduled for early 2020.

Author: 0 Jessica Falkholt: Home and Away star's sister dies in crash

Jessica, 28, who appeared on TV soap Home and Away in 2016, remains in a critical condition. Annabelle Falkholt , 21, was with sister Jessica and their parents Lars and Vivian in a auto driving on the Pacific Highway when another vehicle hit them near Sussex Inlet .

Esteri North Korean Soldier Who Defected South Has Anthrax Immunity
Author: 0 North Korean Soldier Who Defected South Has Anthrax Immunity

The move put an end to the last symbol of inter-Korean reconciliation. However, according to the Korea Herald, the government of the ousted leader had said at the time that the shutdown was decided at a National Security Council meeting on February 10, 2016, right before the announcement.

Esteri Syrian rebels say discussing evacuation from territory near Israel
Author: 0 Syrian rebels say discussing evacuation from territory near Israel

The Syrian Army and its allies are attacking the rebels from three directions. According to Hadashot news, Assad's forces and Hezbollah were also eyeing an advance on Beit Jinn. In September, a Hezbollah commander said the group has 10,000 fighters in southern Syria ready to confront Israel. It is seen by the IDF as its main threat, representing the standard by which the Israeli army measures its preparedness.

Esteri Democrat Franken says goodbye in Minnesota
Author: 0 Democrat Franken says goodbye in Minnesota

Furthermore, 76 percent of voters said "their voices should have been more important" in terms of determining Franken's fate. It appears that Minnesota voters are particularly upset with the process that led to Franken's resignation. "I will continue to stand up for the things I believe in as a citizen and as an activist". His successor, current Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith , is set to be sworn in on Wednesday.

Esteri Pollard pulls out of T20 series
Author: 0 Pollard pulls out of T20 series

The left-arm pace bowler, who finished previous year as the top-ranked bowler in ODIs, has leapfrogged the Australia pair of Mitchell Starc and Josh Hazlewood as well as South Africa's Kagiso Rabada after finishing with 10 wickets in the series.

Esteri Ex-soccer star George Weah elected Liberia's president
Author: 0 Ex-soccer star George Weah elected Liberia's president

Sirleaf, who is Africa's first elected female president, confirmed she had set up a team "for the proper management and orderly transfer of executive power from one democratically elected president to another". Turnout in Tuesday's vote stood at 56 percent, the election commission said. "Is it President Weah?" said the New Dawn newspaper on Thursday, referring to a man who has the backing of heavyweights including former warlord Prince Johnson and apparently the covert support of outgoing ...

Esteri Trumps urge Americans to 'renew bonds of love' in Christmas message
Author: 0 Trumps urge Americans to 'renew bonds of love' in Christmas message

Back in 2010, while former president Barack Obama was still in office, Trump plumped for the more generic phrase "happy holidays". It originated when John Gibson, a former Fox News anchor and radio host, published the book The War on Christmas: How the Liberal Plot to Ban the Sacred Christian Holiday Is Worse Than You Thought, in 2005.

Esteri Alabama teen seriously hurt during arrest — GRAPHIC IMAGES
Author: 0 Alabama teen seriously hurt during arrest — GRAPHIC IMAGES

The town's police chief has requested an investigation into his officers' use of force. "Please share I'm heading to Birmingham to UAB he has fracture and had to transport to have surgery". "The subject continued to struggle with officers and kept reaching toward his waistband as if he was attempting to access a weapon; all while repeatedly ignoring officers' commands to stop resisting and give them his hands".