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Boat full of migrants shocks sunbathers on Spanish beach

Boat full of migrants shocks sunbathers on Spanish beach

An inflatable boat packed with suspected migrants from Africa has arrived on a Spanish beach, with sunbathers filming as dozens of people fled the boat and ran to safety. "It's possible that Spain will outperform Greece this year", Millman told AFP. He said many people taking the long route towards Europe were from west African countries like Senegal, Gambia, Guinea or Ivory Coast.


Venezuela's Maduro wants 'personal conversation' with Trump

Venezuela's Maduro wants 'personal conversation' with Trump

The climate of repression deepened in Venezuela on Thursday as a second opposition mayor was jailed by the Maduro regime. On Thursday, the opposition accused the government Thursday of persecution after the supreme court this week sentenced two of its mayors to 15 months in prison for not preventing anti-government protests.


FBI Manafort raid in Russian Federation probe sends strong signal

FBI Manafort raid in Russian Federation probe sends strong signal

The US Attorney General is normally in charge of determining if the Justice Deparment needs a special counsel to lead an investigation. 'I thought it was a very, very strong signal, or whatever, ' Trump said of the raid. "I have not, but to do that early in the morning, whether or not it was appropriate you'd have to ask them", he said. "It is what it is", Trump said of his relationship with Sessions.


Coach accident kills at least 36 in China

Coach accident kills at least 36 in China

The World Health Organization estimates that traffic accidents kill about 260,000 people in mainland China each year, or 18.8 deaths for every 100,000 people. Deadly road accidents are common in China - with high speeds, aggressive driving and a failure to leave adequate braking distance also to blame. The injured have been rushed to the hospital and rescue work is underway.


USA wind energy continues rapid growth in 2016

USA wind energy continues rapid growth in 2016

The U.S. Department of Energy yesterday released three reports focused on wind energy, concluding that the country added 8,200 MW of wind capacity past year, representing 27% of all new energy capacity additions in 2016. "Those turbines are the tip of a vast manufacturing supply chain and they're a rural economic development engine that spans all 50 states". In the end, the report makes some important proposals for a new project of Wind Turbine Composite Materials industry before evaluating ...


Trump Takes Credit For Nuclear Arsenal Improvments By Obama Administration

Trump Takes Credit For Nuclear Arsenal Improvments By Obama Administration

A Nuclear Posture Review can "review anything" from how many nuclear weapons you have to what kind they are and how they're configured, Lewis said, and is used to determine the president's future nuclear policy. The Washington Post , which revealed the new intelligence Tuesday , said that it had been completed by the Defense Intelligence Agency, a unit of the Pentagon that specializes in examining the military capabilities of USA adversaries.