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United Nations urges an end to Rohingya violence

United Nations urges an end to Rohingya violence

Bangladesh was already home to about 400,000 Rohingya , who fled earlier conflict in Myanmar including a similar security crackdown in western Myanmar's Rakhine state in response to militant attacks in October. Even, Article 5 of the UDHR states that "No one shall be subjected to torture or to cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment". Also: Myanmar's defacto leader Aung San Suu Kyi announced Tuesday that she will also miss the UN General Assembly's debate next week because ...


Wal-Mart restructures U.S. operations to speed change

Wal-Mart restructures U.S. operations to speed change

Calamos Wealth Management LLC now owns 21,389 shares of the retailer's stock worth $1,562,000 after buying an additional 3,079 shares in the last quarter. Several other hedge funds and other institutional investors also recently bought and sold shares of WMT. 68 funds opened positions while 108 raised stakes.


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United Nations "deeply concerned" by Rohingya crisis

Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, and Nobel Peace Prize laureates Desmond Tutu and Malala Yousafzai. Media reports said Myanmar security forces used disproportionate force, displacing thousands of Rohingya villagers and destroying their homes with mortars and machine guns.


Charlottesville Protesters Single Out Thomas Jefferson

Charlottesville Protesters Single Out Thomas Jefferson

A group of people in Charlottesville , Virginia has covered up a statue of former President Thomas Jefferson, a U.S. Founding Father. President Donald Trump warned in the wake of last month's protests that statues of Jefferson would be the next target of protesters.


Former adviser Flynn broke law by omitting contacts

Former adviser Flynn broke law by omitting contacts

The inquiry into the younger Flynn, first reported by NBC News , follows other indications this week that investigators are increasing pressure on his father, retired Army Lt. His attorney, Robert Kelner , said at the time that Flynn was pleading the fifth because of the "escalating public frenzy against him."Flynn has become a central figure in the Russian Federation investigation because of his history of contact and engagement with the Kremlin before and during the 2016 election".



Corea Nord, Usa per voto sanzioni l'11/9

E se Bruxelles si dice pronta a varare sanzioni aggiuntive contro Pyongyang , il regime di Kim torna a minacciare gli Stati Uniti: "Dovranno aspettarsi una risposta molto forte, con conseguenze insostenibili". Lo afferma il portavoce del ministero degli Esteri cinese Geng Shuang , secondo l'agenzia Nuova Cina . Allo stesso tempo, si augura che ci sia una soluzione diplomatica e politica alla crisi, con il ritorno al dialogo a sei per la denuclearizzazione della penisola coreana.