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Mnangagwa flies as Zimbabwe burns, General CHIWENGA takes over

Mnangagwa flies as Zimbabwe burns, General CHIWENGA takes over Police fired teargas to contain unrest in several Harare suburbs and Zimbabwe's second city of Bulawayo, two days after Mnangagwa announced a massive fuel price hike in an effort to contain a runaway currency crunch. "We want Mnangagwa to know our displeasure in his failure", an angry Mthandazo Moyo in Bulawayo told news agency AFP . "It's going to reduce demand for fuel because it's now a bi... [Full Article...]

USA allies question Trump’s ‘legitimacy’ after new Russian Federation bombshells: former senior diplomat

USA allies question Trump’s ‘legitimacy’ after new Russian Federation bombshells: former senior diplomat We knew, of course, that Trump had gone to some lengths to speak privately with Putin, but the new reporting shows that he's gone to greater lengths than we knew to hide the details, going so far as confiscating the notes from at least one of his interpreters at the 2017 G20 summit and giving instructions not to discuss the meeting with members of his administration. [Full Article...]

VDOT: Urge Drivers to Travel Around Winter Storm, Not During

VDOT: Urge Drivers to Travel Around Winter Storm, Not During Snowfall totals by Saturday evening ranged from one to two inches for most of Chicago, to three to five inches to the south. Cloud cover returns mid week with our next frontal system which appears to be dry, but will be bringing a reinforcing shot of cold air for Thursday . [Full Article...]

United Kingdom risks Brexit paralysis and possibly no Brexit at all: Foreign minister

United Kingdom risks Brexit paralysis and possibly no Brexit at all: Foreign minister The prime minister already postponed a House of Commons vote on her plan in December to avoid defeat - and MPs look set to reject it again on Tuesday. Under the Fixed-term Parliaments Act, Labour can call a no-confidence motion which would most likely prompt a general election if May lost it. A no-deal Brexit would be "catastrophic" for industry and trade, Corbyn told the BBC . [Full Article...]

America Blames Trump for the Shutdown, New Polls Find

America Blames Trump for the Shutdown, New Polls Find Functions not happening include some routine food inspections, timely release of market-moving agriculture data, and U.S. reviews needed for initial public offerings of stocks. "The Steel Barrier, or Wall, should have been built by previous administrations long ago", he Tweeted . House Democrats as well as a smattering of Republicans voted this week in favor of bills to reopen portions of t... [Full Article...]

While You Were in Shul: Israel Attacked Iranian Warehouse in Damascus

While You Were in Shul: Israel Attacked Iranian Warehouse in Damascus Following the airstrike, Israeli warplanes were seen flying at high speed and low altitude over the southern Lebanese city of Tyre. Only a warehouse in the Damascus International Airport was damaged, according to the statement. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed not to let Tehran - a supporter of President Assad - entrench itself militarily in the war-torn country. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump threatens Turkey with economic devastation if it attacks Syrian Kurds

Donald Trump threatens Turkey with economic devastation if it attacks Syrian Kurds His top diplomat Mike Pompeo is on a whirlwind regional tour aimed at reassuring allies amid rising tensions between the usa and Turkey over the fate of Washington's Syrian Kurdish allies in the fight against the Islamic State (IS) group. [Full Article...]

Canada bus crash leaves 3 dead, 23 injured, officials say

Canada bus crash leaves 3 dead, 23 injured, officials say Three people died; two were believed to have been on the bus, and one person was waiting on the platform. The driver of the OC Transpo bus was released unconditionally pending further investigation she was arrested her and brought in for questioning after the crash Friday, Ottawa police said Saturday. [Full Article...]

Two Huawei employees arrested in Poland over spying allegations

Two Huawei employees arrested in Poland over spying allegations Economic factors aside, the arrest of Wang is, in fact, something those who understand the power of 5G have expressed concern about: that the technology will be used as an espionage tool by Beijing . But a US dispute with China over its ban on Huawei is spilling over to Europe, the company's biggest foreign market. The company has attracted even greater scrutiny following the arrest of its... [Full Article...]

U.S. Syria withdrawal officially underway, expected to take 3-4 months

U.S. Syria withdrawal officially underway, expected to take 3-4 months Zakharova also said Russian Federation remains committed to an agreement it had struck with Turkey to stabilize a de-escalation zone in Syria's Idlib province, but Moscow is anxious by an increase in the number of ceasefire violations there. [Full Article...]

Rudy Giuliani: Trump's lawyers should get chance to "correct" Mueller report

Rudy Giuliani: Trump's lawyers should get chance to Horowitz that claimed McCabe lied to investigators and his then-boss Comey at least four times , three of them under oath. In the interview President Trump said he probably would not agree to a sit-down interview with Mr. Counterintelligence investigators had to consider whether the president's own actions constituted a possible threat to national security. The investigation was one part ... [Full Article...]

First Hindu in US Congress, Tulsi Gabbard, to run for President

First Hindu in US Congress, Tulsi Gabbard, to run for President Gabbard's declaration follows a December 12 appearance on MSNBC's "Hardball" in which she said she was "seriously considering" a presidential run. Tulsi Gabbard , an Iraq war veteran, told CNN on Friday, "I have made a decision to run and will be making a formal announcement within the next week". [Full Article...]

Barron County Sheriff's Department confirms that Jayme Closs has been found alive

Barron County Sheriff's Department confirms that Jayme Closs has been found alive Jayme Closs was abducted from her home in Barron, Wisconsin on October 15, the same day the teenager's parents, James, 56, and Denise Closs, 46, were found shot dead inside. "Praise the Lord", she said. Shortly after this a suspect was taken into custody in regards to this case. "It was like I was seeing a ghost", Peter Kasinskas said. [Full Article...]

Five things we learned from the Brexit debate

Five things we learned from the Brexit debate He also took a swipe at Commons Speaker John Bercow, who he said was "willing to frustrate the government at every opportunity". The vote came hard on the heels of last night's Commons defeat for the government on a motion meant to limit its powers to change taxes in the event of a no-deal Brexit. [Full Article...]

Where the investigations related to President Trump stand

Where the investigations related to President Trump stand The case is unrelated to the now-infamous 2016 meeting , in which Donald Trump Jr., his brother-in-law Jared Kushner and then-campaign chairman Paul Manafort. The indictment was filed under seal in December and publicly announced Tuesday by Manhattan U.S. Attorney Geoffrey S. Berman. That same information was included in a memo Veselnitskaya took into her meeting with Trump Jr. [Full Article...]

Xi & Kim agree to ‘jointly’ advance & steer the denuclearization of Korean peninsula

Xi & Kim agree to ‘jointly’ advance & steer the denuclearization of Korean peninsula Wednesday, following the luncheon. He also credited Chinese President Xi Jinping with helping reduce regional tensions, saying 'the Korean Peninsula situation has been easing since previous year, and China's important role in this process is obvious to all'. [Full Article...]

Manafort Suffering From Depression, Anxiety Due to Conditions in Jail - Filing

Manafort Suffering From Depression, Anxiety Due to Conditions in Jail - Filing In his rebuttal to the special counsel's claims of dishonesty, Manafort exposed details of the dispute, much of which centers on his relationship with Kilimnik. The sections posted online also stated that Mueller's office believes that Manafort lied to prosecutors about his discussions with Kilimnik about a "Ukrainian peace plan" and a meeting that Manafort had with Kilimnik when they both were in... [Full Article...]

Turkey's Erdogan snubs Bolton as rift between North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies deepens

Turkey's Erdogan snubs Bolton as rift between North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies deepens We have rebuilt our relationships. Defense Secretary James Mattis announced his resignation shortly thereafter and slammed the president in his resignation letter, which caused Trump to push him out at the end of the year instead of his original February departure. [Full Article...]

NZ consulate evacuated in Australia after receiving suspicious package

NZ consulate evacuated in Australia after receiving suspicious package Emergency services raced to a string of diplomatic facilities which had received packages containing suspected hazardous material, all within the space of a few hours. "The circumstances are being investigated", the official statement reads. Australian Federal Police are now examining the packages, which were delivered to consulates on St Kilda Rd and in the CBD. [Full Article...]

UN refers Saudi teen's claim for asylum to Australia

UN refers Saudi teen's claim for asylum to Australia The story of the 18-year-old Saudi women who fled her family seeking asylum to reclaim her rights has been the talk of the town for the past few days with the trending hashtag 'Save Rahaf' on Twitter. Many asylum seekers are refused entry and quietly deported , while those who make it into Thailand can wait years to be resettled to third countries or find themselves in prolonged detention. [Full Article...]


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