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These children were slaughtered travelling back to school after a picnic. It is the latest atrocity in the Saudi-led war in Yemen, armed and backed by the UK government. UK support for this conflict, and the humanitarian crisis it's unleashed, must end.https://t.co/XgNOzW9HfN — Jeremy Corbyn (@jeremycorbyn) August 10, 2018 Source: TwitterContinue Reading
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Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC August 10, 2018   The Department of State is pleased to announce the release of the 2017 Digest of United States Practice in International Law, covering developments during calendar year 2017. The Digest provides the public with a record of the views and practice of the Government […]Continue Reading
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August 9, 2018   Spokesperson Nauert (Aug. 9): “The U.S. government is gravely concerned by credible reports of numerous detentions, beatings, and other abuses of Zimbabweans over the past week, particularly targeting opposition activists. There should be no role for violence, intimidation, or harassment in the new Zimbabwe.” Full TextContinue Reading
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Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung Kindergeld für EU-Ausländer Kindergeldanspruch ist meist rechtens EU-Bürger, die in Deutschland arbeiten oder ihren Wohnsitz haben, bekommen für ihre Kinder zumeist das deutsche Kindergeld. Auch, wenn die Kinder in ihrer Heimat leben. Das hat Diskussionen über Missbrauch von Kindergeldzahlungen ausgelöst. Doch die Situation Continue Reading
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Presse- und Informationsamt der Bundesregierung Energieeffizienz So können Züge das Klima schützen Mit einer halben Milliarde Euro fördert der Bund umweltfreundlichen Schienenverkehr. Ein neu aufgelegtes Förderprogramm unterstützt Bahnunternehmen fünf Jahre lang, die Strom effizienter verbrauchen und so das Klima schützen. Bis zu eine Million Tonnen CO2 sollen im Sinne der Continue Reading
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10 August 2018 IAEA Weekly News We are working with Caribbean countries to help them use nuclear techniques to deal with some of the impact of climate change. Watch our video on this and read about Oklo, a two-billion-year-old nuclear reactor. 10 August 2018 Meet Oklo, the Earth’s Two-billion-year-old only Known Natural Nuclear Reactor 8 […]Continue Reading
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I have just authorized a doubling of Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum with respect to Turkey as their currency, the Turkish Lira, slides rapidly downward against our very strong Dollar! Aluminum will now be 20% and Steel 50%. Our relations with Turkey are not good at this time! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 10, […]Continue Reading
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In an alternate universe Rowan Atkinson's brother Rodney, who spent the late 90s in a battle with Nigel Farage's faction for control of UKIP, won just 16 more votes in the party's leadership election, led the party into obscurity, and NONE OF THIS WOULD HAVE EVER HAPPENED. — Jim Waterson (@jimwaterson) August 10, 2018 Source: […]Continue Reading
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Erdogan is asking citizens again to take their dollars and euros and convert them to liras. A visit to bank branches in Istanbul today indicated that the opposite is happening https://t.co/oudSCQobEZ pic.twitter.com/YVMk5dHEVO — Bloomberg (@business) August 10, 2018 Source: TwitterContinue Reading
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After session with Home Secretary @sajidjavid about EU citizens’ rights https://t.co/a9VHRoOI6P, EU Committee visited @ukhomeoffice to discuss registration process, and will continue follow-up in autumn: https://t.co/mbyDm4J3Ox — Lords EU Committee (@LordsEUCom) August 10, 2018 Source: TwitterContinue Reading