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Mexico steps up revisions amid US pressure over migrant flow

Monday  04:56,   17 june 2019
msn

Mexican authorities stepped up revisions along well-traveled routes for migrants in southern Mexico over the weekend, checking identifications, pulling migrants off public transport and intercepting four trucks packed with nearly 800 migrants.... >>>

Guatemalans choose new president as many journey to US for better life

Monday  04:56,   17 june 2019
foxnews

Guatemalans headed to the polls Sunday to cast their vote for the next president, following an electoral process that generated widespread disillusion and... >>>

Brazil lifts visa requirement for US, Canada, Japan and Australia

Monday  04:55,   17 june 2019
cnn

Good news for tourists who hail from the United States, Canada, Japan and Australia. Brazil is allowing visitors from those four countries to come for a vacation there... >>>

Hong Kong protesters return to streets; leader apologizes but doesn’t withdraw extradition bill

Monday  02:45,   17 june 2019
washingtonpost

Protesters crammed subway stations and turned roads into a sea of black, in another massive demonstration against a proposal to allow extraditions to China — even after the city’s leader backed off the... >>>

Pentagon accuses Iran of shooting missiles at U.S. drones

Monday  00:50,   17 june 2019
latimes

The Pentagon on Sunday accused Iran of shooting a missile at a U.S. drone on June 13 as the unmanned surveillance aircraft was flying near one of two crippled tankers in the Gulf of... >>>

Istanbul candidates clash on TV before election test for Erdogan

Monday  00:00,   17 june 2019
reuters

Istanbul's mayoral candidates argued over the election they contested in March in a rare televised debate on Sunday, a week before a re-run vote seen as a test of Turkish democracy and the reach of President Tayyip Erdogan's AK party. In the first... >>>

South America blackout leaves tens of millions without power

Sunday  23:50,   16 june 2019
msn

A massive blackout has left tens of millions of people without electricity in Argentina, Uruguay and Paraguay on Sunday after an unexplained failure in the neighboring countries' interconnected power... >>>

U.S. envoy hints Israeli-Palestinian peace plan delayed to November

Sunday  23:40,   16 june 2019
msn

US President Donald Trump's Middle East envoy hinted Sunday at a further delay until early November to the unveiling of a White House peace plan for the Israeli-Palestinian... >>>

Netanyahu inaugurates ‘Trump Heights,’ Israel's newest town on the Golan Heights

Sunday  22:15,   16 june 2019
washingtonpost

Planning for Trump Heights will begin following Israel’s general election on Sept.... >>>

Heavy toll for French farms and vineyards after brutal hailstorm

Sunday  19:25,   16 june 2019
msn

Farmers in southeast France counted the costs from lost harvests on Sunday after a fierce storm battered the region with hail the size of ping-pong balls, decimating orchards and vineyards just as the summer season was kicking into high gear.... >>>

Pompeo blames Iran for tanker attacks, says US does not want war but will take action if needed

Sunday  18:05,   16 june 2019
foxnews

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reiterated on Sunday President Trump’s claim that Iran was behind last week’s attacks on oil tankers near the strategic Strait of Hormuz and that the United States is ready to take action if necessary.... >>>

Hundreds rally in Moscow over journalist case

Sunday  17:40,   16 june 2019
reuters

Several hundred protesters gathered in Moscow on Sunday in a small, government-authorized rally supporting investigative journalist Ivan Golunov and decrying abuse of power over his five-day arrest this month on drug charges.... >>>

Hong Kong’s Retreat Chips Away at Xi Jinping’s Iron Image

Sunday  17:30,   16 june 2019
nytimes

China’s leader, Xi Jinping, was in Tajikistan on Saturday, celebrating his 66th birthday with the Russian president, Vladimir V. Putin, when the political crisis in Hong Kong took a dramatic turn with an unexpected retreat in the face of mass... >>>

Harry and Meghan share an adorable picture of baby Archie holding on to his dad's finger to celebrate the prince's first Father's Day - as it emerges he is set to be christened at St George's in Windsor next month

Sunday  17:15,   16 june 2019
dailymail.co.uk

Prince Harry and Meghan have posted an adorable photograph of Archie in a touching tribute on Father's day. The one-month-old can be seen clutching his father's hand in black and white... >>>

Prince Harry Posed for a New Picture With Archie to Celebrate His First Father's Day!

Sunday  16:50,   16 june 2019
marieclaire

And we're pretty sure this marks our first look at Archie's perfect, soulful... >>>