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1,800 firefighters battle wildfires in central Portugal

Monday  04:05,   22 july 2019
bostonglobe

About 1,800 firefighters were struggling to contain wildfires in central Portugal that have already injured 20 people, including eight firefighters, authorities said Sunday. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) >>>

'I see the face of a terrorist in my daughter': London Bridge attacker's widow reveals her struggle over their girl's resemblance to Islamist killer

Monday  03:50,   22 july 2019
dailymail.co.uk

Charisse O'Leary from Dagenham, east London, says that breaks her heart to look into her daughter's face and be reminded of Rachid Redouane as she is left raising their daughter in... >>>

Hundreds of Islamic State militants are slipping back into Iraq. Their fight isn’t over.

Monday  01:20,   22 july 2019
washingtonpost

The fighters have been crossing from Syria since the caliphate’s defeat there earlier this... >>>

A Peculiarly Dutch Summer Rite: Children Abandoned in the Night Woods

Sunday  23:40,   21 july 2019
nytimes

Shortly after 10 p.m. on a recent night, a car came to a stop at the edge of the woods. The door opened to release three children: towheaded boys of 12 and 15, and a 12-year-old girl with dark pigtails and an emoji-covered... >>>

Some asylum seekers forced to wait in Mexico help each other

Sunday  21:00,   21 july 2019
msn

SAN LUIS RIO COLORADO, Mexico (AP) — A small group of asylum seekers sit under a canopy on the side of a road leading into the United States, chatting to pass the time as a blazing desert sun pushes the heat into triple digits and fumes roll in from >>>

For Boris Johnson’s Clan, Blood Is Thicker Than Political Conviction

Sunday  19:10,   21 july 2019
nytimes

Earlier this month, Boris Johnson, the pro-Brexit human juggernaut who is likely to become the next prime minister of Britain, declared that British immigrants should be required to learn English. In some parts of the country, he complained,... >>>

Venezuelan fighter 'aggressively shadowed' US reconnaissance plane over Caribbean Sea

Sunday  19:10,   21 july 2019
abcnews.go

A Venezuelan Su-30 fighter "aggressively shadowed" a U.S. reconnaissance aircraft operating over the Caribbean Sea on Friday, SOUTHCOM... >>>

Japan undecided on response to U.S. plan for Mideast maritime coalition - PM Abe

Sunday  17:45,   21 july 2019
reuters

JAPAN-ELECTION/MIDEAST (URGENT):Japan undecided on response to U.S. plan for Mideast maritime coalition -PM... >>>

Canadian police accidentally livestream double homicide press conference using cat filter

Sunday  17:25,   21 july 2019
thehill

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police inadvertently streamed a press conference regarding a double homicide using a filter that added cat ears and whiskers to the police officer on Friday, according to the Daily Beast. The Royal Mounted Canadian Police... >>>

Israeli minister boasts his country has been 'killing Iranians'

Sunday  16:55,   21 july 2019
msn

An Israeli minister boasted Sunday that his country was the only one that "has been killing Iranians", after tensions between Britain and Iran rose in the... >>>

Philip Hammond, U.K. Finance Chief, Says He’ll Quit Rather Than Serve Boris Johnson

Sunday  16:55,   21 july 2019
nytimes

LONDON — In a foretaste of the fresh turbulence about to grip British politics, the chancellor Philip Hammond said on Sunday that he would resign if, as expected, Boris Johnson becomes prime minister this week. Mr. Hammond, who as finance chief is... >>>

LGBTQ pride parade in Bialystok, Poland, met by far right attacks

Sunday  16:20,   21 july 2019
cnn

A Polish city celebrated its first-ever LGBTQ equality march on Saturday, but it struck a starkly different tone to the joyous and hedonistic affairs associated with pride parades. Ringed by riot police, around 1,000 pride marchers walked defiantly... >>>

Central American Migrants Are 'Voting With Their Feet' Despite U.S. Threats

Sunday  15:25,   21 july 2019
online.wsj

Trump administration aid cuts to Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador aren’t slowing migration because the billions of dollars in remittances that migrants in the U.S. send back home dwarfs any official... >>>

UK navy heard in audio trying to thwart Iran ship seizure

Sunday  14:30,   21 july 2019
msn

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — In an audio recording released Sunday, a British naval officer can be heard saying the transit of a British-flagged vessel through the Strait of Hormuz must not be impaired under international law as Iranian naval... >>>

U.S. wants military cooperation pact with Sri Lanka to tackle red tape: TV

Sunday  13:30,   21 july 2019
reuters

U.S. wants military cooperation pact with Sri Lanka to tackle red tape:... >>>