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Jordan shooting : Two killed, one wounded at Israeli embassy

Jordan shooting : Two killed, one wounded at Israeli embassy

The Israeli foreign ministry censors information. The fortress-like embassy in the affluent Rabae district of the capital Amman is protected by Jordanian gendarme. Israel's two-day closure of Al Aqsa Mosque enraged Palestinians and drew criticism from around the world. "This is where it stands now, and we don't know what will happen".



Gerusalemme, scontri per la stretta sulla Spianata delle Moschee

Sono 390 i palestinesi feriti negli scontri con le forze israeliane mentre protestavano intorno alla Città Vecchia di Gerusalemme contro l'installazione di metal detector agli accessi della Spianata delle Moschee . Alcuni feriti sono in gravi condizioni. Il segretario generale dell'organizzazione panaraba, con sede al Cairo, ha denunciato "la sconsideratezza" del governo israeliano che vuole provocare una "grave crisi con il mondo arabo e musulmano".


Florida wildlife officials investigating video of boat dragging shark

Florida wildlife officials investigating video of boat dragging shark

The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has been alerted to the video, it said in a statement to ABC News. The speed of the boat causes the shark's body to flip and twist as it bounces in the boat's wake. "The FWC takes this very seriously and is now investigating this incident", FWC spokesperson Rob Klepper said in an email Tuesday. The video may be disturbing to sensitive viewers.


Sect. of State Tillerson is 'taking a little time off'

Sect. of State Tillerson is 'taking a little time off'

Talk of an early exit by the nation's top diplomat comes just days after White House press secretary Sean Spicer resigned Friday in a staff shakeup . Trump is unhappy that Sessions recused himself from the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election. Asked to respond to the characterizations of the views of McMaster and other officials, a White House official said: "Assertions not of fact but of state of mind in internal thought have no place in a story like this".


Verdict in decades-long BC polygamy case expected Monday

Verdict in decades-long BC polygamy case expected Monday

Oler, 53, had five wives. Neither denied having multiple marriages and Blackmore has fathered more than 145 children from his marriages. Judge Sheri Ann Donegan of the British Columbia Supreme Court noted in her ruling that the main defendant, Blackmore, did not deny his polygamy .