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Iran prepares "industrial scale" nuclear production

Iranian burns US flags during an anti-American protest after weekly prayer ceremony in Tehran in Iran on May 11, 2018. Iranian gathered to protest against the United States and President Trump after his revocation from a nuclear agreement in 2015. Trump on May 8 announced the US withdrawal from the deal on May 8th. (Photo: STRINGER, EPA-EFE) Iran will prepare …

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In Damascus, a blend of resignation and defiance that Israel strikes

May 11, 2018 1:13 p.m. ET DAMASCUS, Syria-When warriors roared across Syria's sky, shoppers jumped in the capital market and couples talked to outdoor bars. The explosive dumbbells in the war nearby could be heard over a cover band performing an enthusiastic version of the 2014 pop-up "Happy." Common Syrians in Damascus, a government clergy, continued their daily lives as …

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Pakistan imposes Tit-for-Tat Travel Curbs on US diplomats

ISLAMABAD – In an apparent timetable, Pakistani packed restrictions on American diplomats on Friday and drew in concessions that it had granted US missions, which involved a major new blow to what has been described as "dismissed" bilateral relations . The decision comes after Washington said Pakistani diplomats would have to apply for permission five days in advance before traveling …

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The US ambassador will not work full time in the New Jerusalem Embassy

WASHINGTON – The United States embassy in Jerusalem will open with great fanfare on Monday, but the US ambassador to Israel will not yet work permanently out of its new office there, officials of the administration said Friday and instead split their time between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv. That solution can be practical, given that there is some free space …

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Royal Wedding Guest Shares How She Prepares

I was buying an outfit with my 12-year-old son for his confirmation when my husband spoke to me that I had a letter from the Lord Lieutenant. I texted him back and asked him to open it and see what it was about. I could not wait to hear the answer – two seconds later I called to ask: "Well, …

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Mexico says it will not be hurried to a bad NAFTA deal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Mexican Minister for Economic Affairs Ildefonso Guajardo said Friday that there will be a three-part NAFTA meeting at. Eastern Time with its American and Canadian counterparts, even though he warned to hurry a new deal. Mexico's economist Ildefonso Guajardo delivers a press conference in Los Pinos Presidential House in Mexico City, Mexico, May 1, 2018. REUTERS / …

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Justice Caguioa: SC committed suicide true honor with Sereno ouster

Justice Caguioa: SC committed suicide seren honor with Sereno ouster MANILA, Philippines – Quo warranto petition who successfully sought the removal of Maria Lourdes Sereno as the country's highest justice is nothing but a "cheap trick as a cruel innovation" and should have been dismissed, said lawyer Alfredo Benjamin Caguioa. In its strongly formulated divergent opinion, Caguioa said that the …

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Sudanese teenager sentenced to death to kill man she says raped her

A Sudanese teenager has been sentenced to death to kill her husband in what she said was self-defense when attempting to force her in a case that has ignited international outrage. The verdict of the Court, which revealed a light about abuse of rights and the presence of organized children's parents in the country has led to the condemnation of …

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At least 42 people are killed after a Dam Burst

The disaster took place in central Kenya, near a city called Solai. Officials said that at least 42 people died in the floods that followed, 20 of them children. The privately owned pond broke its boundaries around 9 o'clock on Wednesday evening. In the aftermath, the homes were destroyed by the rushing rivers, with trash streams all over the area …

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