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Thai political party The nominated king's sister is dissolved

BANGKOK – A Thai political party that nominated Thailand's king's sister as a prime minister was resolved on Thursday by the constitutional court for "hostile action" against the nation's political system and constitutional monarchy. According to Thai law, members of the royal family are considered over politics. Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Varnavadi, 67, the oldest sister of King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun, …

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Marco Rubio: Saudi Arabia has gone "full gangster"

Reported a series of addictions that sounded more like a compendium of medieval tuggery, lawmakers pushed Abizaid into the kingdom's domestic oppression, including lashings, electrocutions, beatings, whippings, sexual assaults, raids, the alleged detention and torture of activists and [19659002] royal family members, and most recently the alleged torture of an American citizen. Outside the realm, the laws noted, the Crown …

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Russian S-400 missile purchase a done deal, Turkey's Erdogan says | Russia News

Turkey will never return from a deal to buy S-400 missile defense systems from Russia, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, adding that Ankara may look into buying S-500 systems. In an interview with broadcaster channel 24, Erdogan also said on Wednesday the United States should not try to discipline Turkey through trade measures, adding Ankara had its own penalties. "We …

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Billionaire diamond trader dies during penis enlargement: report

A billionaire diamond trader went to an upscale medical clinic in Paris for a penis enlargement and wound up dead – the victim of a fatal heart attack, which reportedly struck while he was under the knife. Ehud Arye Laniado, 65 , ultimately died from complications during surgery, according to local media reports. The Belgian-Israeli national was said to have …

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US senators blast Saudi's rights record, call MBS "full gangster" | Saudi Arabia News

Senators challenged US President Donald Trump's nominee to the post of US Ambassador to Saudi Arabia to take a tough line with the United Kingdom on human rights and other abuses. Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee Jim Risch warned while Saudi Arabia was a strategically important ally, the alliance must be reconciled with American values. As Trump's nominated, retired …

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