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Netanyahu: "President Trump is Right, Border Wall a Great Idea"

The order was part of a series of actions aimed at stopping illegal immigration and cracking down on the number of refugees resettling in the nation. "Great success. Magal is one of many Israeli compa...

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A Federal Judge Just Issued A Stay Against Donald Trump's

A Federal Judge Just Issued A Stay Against Donald Trump's "Muslim Ban"

Dutch airline KLM has had to turn away seven passengers. Donald Trump's supporters say he's made the right choice to make Americans safe. That's not the problem. "Nobody leaves their homes for nothi...

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Britain to call United States over President Trump's travel ban

Mr Johnson and Ms Rudd were told to raise concerns about the block on refugees and many Muslims, particularly the impact the ban could have on United Kingdom nationals, including Iraqi-born Tory MP Na...

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Pakistanis to face

Pakistanis to face "extreme vetting" for USA visa

However, citizens of these countries will face " extreme vetting ", the USA president said. He argued that other countries are responsible for whatever is happening in America. Trump said his plan to ...

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Pakistanis to not face United States visa ban

UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said Sunday that Trump should be blocked from making his planned state visit to Britain as long as his " Muslim ban " policy remains in place. soil. The ruling, a temp...

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Petition to stop Donald Trump visiting United Kingdom hits more than 500000 signatures

The petition comes as opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn called for Mr Trump's visit to be postponed for as long as his immigration ban is in place. Graham Guest, a 42-year-old solicitor from Leeds, ...

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Bay Area Families Ready Homes To Welcome Year of the Rooster

Bay Area Families Ready Homes To Welcome Year of the Rooster

While the year sounds great for nearly everyone, roosters are not included in on this good luck. Although the Chinese settlement is smaller compared to Kolkata, you can see a temple dedicated to an ...

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Trump halts refugee program; Trudeau tweets they're welcome in Canada

Trump halts refugee program; Trudeau tweets they're welcome in Canada

Many Twitter users applauded Trudeau for his post. Flynn confirmed that holders of Canadian passports, including dual citizens, will not be affected by the ban... He's been cautious not to direc...

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Dozens still detained as Trump doubles down on immigration ban

White House staff downplayed the 300 or so travellers whom they said were stopped or detained worldwide after the sweeping executive order took effect nearly immediately following Trump's Friday signi...

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Lawyer for Myanmar's Ruling Party Assassinated at Airport

NLD spokesperson Nyan Win said Ko Ni had just returned from Indonesia along with government officials and other Myanmar Muslim leaders, including prominent student leader Mya Aye where went to learn a...

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Coroner identifies York County homicide victim

Coroner identifies York County homicide victim

Police told Penn Live that the unborn child died, but the 2-year-old son was not injured during the incident. Tragically, her 24-week fetus was also determined to be dead at the scene of the murder....

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Reince Priebus Defends Trump Statement On The Holocaust

Reince Priebus Defends Trump Statement On The Holocaust

And so the first thing you do is you pull up to see what earlier statements have said. [Chief Strategist and Senior Counselor to the President] Steve Bannon apparently said in an interview that he was...

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Fear our new government, not Muslim refugees

Fear our new government, not Muslim refugees

Trump's order will have a significant impact on the agency in that a portion of its funding is based on the number of refugees it resettles, according to Drake. government has been ardently researchin...

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Pence: 'Life is winning in America'

Participants will meet for a noontime rally and then march to the U.S. Supreme Court, whose 1973 Roe v. Wade decision legalized abortion. This year will be a historic march as Vice President Mike...

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Donald Trump tells Theresa May he is '100% behind Nato'

Donald Trump tells Theresa May he is '100% behind Nato'

Trump said it was "very early to be talking about that", but PM May was much firmer in her answer. Suggesting a United Kingdom foreign policy shift, she said those days were over but added that the ...

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Protests Against Donald Trump's Muslim Ban Break Out All Over The Country

Protests Against Donald Trump's Muslim Ban Break Out All Over The Country

After word of Trump's pending executive order spread, the administration faced a lot of pushback - especially the early stages of his Muslim ban. "I am establishing new vetting measures to keep ...

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Is NAFTA a net plus or minus for the United States?

Is NAFTA a net plus or minus for the United States?

Marlin Steel, a Baltimore-based company that makes steel baskets, counts Canada and Mexico as two of it biggest markets outside of the U.S. Drew Greenblatt used to be a big fan of NAFTA and other tr...

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Trump Urges Stronger Push Against ISIS That Could Include Big U.S

Trump Urges Stronger Push Against ISIS That Could Include Big U.S

The the public signing before television cameras, rather than a private request to the Pentagon, was created to "convey to the world and to our allies the strength of our resolve", a senior administra...

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FIR against Kejriwal ordered by EC for poll bribe remarks

FIR against Kejriwal ordered by EC for poll bribe remarks

He was subsequently censured by the EC for making the statement that violates the code of conduct In place in the state. Meanwhile, the Election Commission on Sunday banned exit polls between Februa...

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Merkel 'explains' Geneva refugee convention to Trump in phone call

A spokesperson, who confirmed that Merkel and Trump had spoken over the phone Saturday, said: "She is convinced that the necessary, decisive battle against terrorism does not justify a general suspi...

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White House backs strategist at national security meetings

In their place will be Bannon, one of Trump's closest advisers. Former Defense Secretary and CIA Director Robert Gates called it "a big mistake" by President Trump to downgrade the status of the Dir...

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Socialists choose presidential candidate in run-off

French authorities this week opened a preliminary inquiry into allegations that Fillon's Welsh-born wife Penelope collected half a million euros ($534,000) over eight years as a parliamentary aide to ...

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'Open affront': Tehran vows 'reciprocal' retaliation for United States banning entry to Iranians

Al-Hadithi told The Associated Press on Sunday the government hopes the "measures will be temporary and for regulatory reasons and not permanent at least for Iraq". Demonstrators said there is no room...

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Protesters gather at Denver airport to demonstrate against immigration ban

Standing in the main terminal where people wait for travelers arriving by train from the airport's concourses Saturday, they sang "Refugees are welcome here", some holding signs declaring their identi...

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Philippine Offensive Wounds ISIS Affiliate Leader Isnilon Hapilon

Philippine Offensive Wounds ISIS Affiliate Leader Isnilon Hapilon

The assaults had also reportedly wounded the main target, the group's leader Isnilon Hapilon, who is believed to have tried to establish a new base for an alliance backing the IS group. President Rodr...

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Elected officials stand up for detained refugees at JFK

Elected officials stand up for detained refugees at JFK

These men were blocked at the airport because Trump's order now bars Iraqi citizens as well as people from Syria, Yemen, Sudan, Somalia, Iran, and Libya from entering the United States for 90 days. Da...

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Trump and May 'committed' to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Trump and May 'committed' to North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Contrary to prior accusations by current British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson, the former US President Barack Obama had not removed the bust from the White House, but moved it to another area of the...

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Palestinians: 17-Year-Old Shot Dead in Clashes With Israel

Palestinians: 17-Year-Old Shot Dead in Clashes With Israel

An army spokeswoman confirmed that none of its soldiers were hurt, however. A wave of violence that erupted in October 2015 has resulted in the deaths of 252 Palestinians, 40 Israelis, two Americans...

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Trump Backs Brexit, Says Business With Europe Was 'Bad Experience'

Trump Backs Brexit, Says Business With Europe Was 'Bad Experience'

It is an open secret the President is no fan of the European Union. The press conference was very short, lasting less than half an hour. May will travel to Philadelphia Thursday to become the firs...

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Judge Blocks Deportations Based on Trump's Refugee Ban

The ACLU of MA, along with other immigration lawyers, filed the suit in federal court [in Boston] on behalf of two detained Iranian professors. Travelers will have to provide valid visas to be allow...

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UK Prime Minister tells Trump to '

UK Prime Minister tells Trump to '"engage but beware" of Russian Federation

And in welcoming May, herself in office less than a year, scarcely a week into his presidency, Trump also aims to underscore the power of the anti-globalization movements that propelled both of them o...

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PM Justin Trudeau Tweets That All Refugees Are Welcome in Canada

PM Justin Trudeau Tweets That All Refugees Are Welcome in Canada

Canada resettled about 39,000 refugees from Syria between December 2015 and December 2016. Trudeau's tweet has been received almost 400,000 likes as of Saturday night and "Welcome to Canada" has b...

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Here's How President Trump Says Mexico Could Pay for the Border Wall

Here's How President Trump Says Mexico Could Pay for the Border Wall

According to The New York Times , the White House press secretary, Sean Spicer , told reporters that the tax would be used to pay for the border wall, estimated to cost as much as $20 billion. ...

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Pakistani, Afghan visa applicants to face extreme vetting

Pakistani, Afghan visa applicants to face extreme vetting

The executive order signed by Trump bars citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the USA and suspends the admission of all refugees for 120 days. The world is an angry place. The MEA...

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Iraqis file lawsuit after being detained in US

Iraqis file lawsuit after being detained in US

Lee Gelernt, an official of the American Civil Liberties Union who argued the case, said after the order: "This ruling preserves the status quo and ensures that people who have been granted permissi...

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United Nations reaffirms that torture is illegal regarding Donald Trump's stance on Torture

He said he said had a "very good call" with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto earlier in the day but reaffirmed his belief that Mexico has "outnegotiated and beat us to a pulp" on trade - and tha...

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Our Place part of Chinese New Year celebrations

Our Place part of Chinese New Year celebrations

Although Louisiana itself does not have a big population of Chinese immigrants, Nicholls global community welcomes students from China every year. The Chinese New Year will begin on Saturday 28 ...

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Yemeni officials say USA raid with troops kills 3 al-Qaida

Medics at the scene say 10 women and three children were also among the dead. Three al-Qaeda leaders are reported to be among dozens of militants killed in fighting which lasted up to 45 minutes in ...

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Iraqi refugee, one of two held at JFK, is released

Iraqi refugee, one of two held at JFK, is released

This order will temporarily allow those who have landed in the USA with valid visas to remain in the country. Protests erupted in several airports across the nation Saturday over the order, which ...

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Fed Up With Trump, Mexico's President Cancels His Visit to…

Fed Up With Trump, Mexico's President Cancels His Visit to…

The call came a day after Peña Nieto bailed on a meeting next week with Trump at the White House amid growing tensions between the two countries over the border wall. Trump, during his presidentia...

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Trump sued by Iraqis detained at JFK under anti-Muslim travel ban

Trump sued by Iraqis detained at JFK under anti-Muslim travel ban

For years, he risked his life working alongside USA special forces inside Iraq to help American soldiers liberate the country, and he held a press conference on Saturday describing just how much he lo...

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Israel PM Netanyahu Praises Trump's Plan for Mexico Border Wall

He was critical of Trump's border wall, pointing out that investment and job creation in Mexico represented a better form of border security. The Slim-Trump relationship has been a melodrama, but th...

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Iraqi And Yemeni Passengers Barred From Cairo-New York Flight

Kennedy International Airport, were prevented from boarding EgyptAir Flight 985 at Cairo airport despite holding valid immigration visas, the sources said. indefinitely and halted the issuing of vis...

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Roger Federer v Rafael Nadal, Australian Open 2017 final

Roger Federer v Rafael Nadal, Australian Open 2017 final

The Swiss master broke twice in the first set to race to a 5-0 lead. "It is special to play with Roger again in a final of a Grand Slam". He enters off of a five-set thriller against Stan Wawrinka, a ...

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Pence and Tillerson will meet with Gabriel too

In his conversation with Hollande , Trump expressed readiness to strengthen US-French cooperation on a range of issues, including on security and anti-terrorism. Trump had severely criticized Merkel ...

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Donald Trump puts five-year lobbying ban on his political appointees

Donald Trump puts five-year lobbying ban on his political appointees

A third calls for reorganizing the National Security Council and Homeland Security Council. Following up on his campaign pledge to " drain the swamp " in Washington, Trump also signed an action to i...

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Seychelles' President to attend the African Union session in Ethiopia

Few days after his inauguration, President Akufo-Addo left Ghana in his first official global assignment to attend the 27th African-France Summit held in Bamako, Mali. The 2017 the AU Summit is held u...

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Green light for 153 East Jerusalem settler homes

Green light for 153 East Jerusalem settler homes

It is speculated that the pair will meet as early as the first week of February to continue their conversation on pressing issues including the Iran nuclear deal and the conflict with Palestine . In ...

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Trump to order construction of border wall with Mexico

Trump to order construction of border wall with Mexico

Speaking at a three-day Republican retreat in Philadelphia, Mr Trump suggested that the meeting was cancelled by mutual agreement when in fact Mr Peña Nieto announced the decision while the United S...

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Mexico's President Cancels Meeting with United States President Donald Trump

Mexico's President Cancels Meeting with United States President Donald Trump

Trump also blasted the NAFTA trade deal, calling it a "total disaster" for the USA, and said costs the U.S.as much as $60 billion each year in trade deficits to Mexico. That fight has become increa...

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