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Gambia files Rohingya genocide case against Myanmar at World Court: justice minister

Gambia files Rohingya genocide case against Myanmar at World Court: justice minister

Published 11/11/2019

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Gambia has filed a case at the United Nations’ top court accusing Myanmar of committing genocide against its Rohingya Muslim minority, [more…]

‘Pam! Pam! Pam!’: Shooting of protester marks step up in Hong Kong violence

‘Pam! Pam! Pam!’: Shooting of protester marks step up in Hong Kong violence

Published 11/11/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong police shot and critically wounded a protester and a man was set on fire on Monday as the territory [more…]

Hong Kong leader says violence has far exceeded calls for democracy

Hong Kong leader says violence has far exceeded calls for democracy

Published 11/11/2019

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong’s embattled leader Carrie Lam said on Monday the violence that is roiling the former British colony has exceeded protesters’ [more…]

For U.S. diplomats, public impeachment hearings could be catharsis and maybe a circus

For U.S. diplomats, public impeachment hearings could be catharsis and maybe a circus

Published 10/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - On the first day of November, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo sent an internal email to thousands of State Department staff [more…]

Trump says will probably release second Ukraine transcript on Tuesday

Trump says will probably release second Ukraine transcript on Tuesday

Published 09/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that the White House would probably release a transcript of a second call with Ukrainian [more…]

Bannon delivers damaging testimony in trial of longtime Trump adviser Stone

Bannon delivers damaging testimony in trial of longtime Trump adviser Stone

Published 09/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign CEO Steve Bannon delivered potentially damaging testimony on Friday against Roger Stone, describing communicating with Trump’s longtime [more…]

Ex-white house adviser Bannon testifies in trial of former Trump aide Stone

Ex-white house adviser Bannon testifies in trial of former Trump aide Stone

Published 09/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. government on Friday called one-time White house adviser Steve Bannon to the stand in its trial of President Donald Trump’s [more…]

Republicans tap close Trump ally to serve on impeachment panel

Republicans tap close Trump ally to serve on impeachment panel

Published 09/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republicans said on Friday they are moving U.S. Representative Jim Jordan, one of President Donald Trump’s most tenacious defenders, onto the congressional [more…]

White House official says he heard U.S. envoy push for investigation of Bidens

White House official says he heard U.S. envoy push for investigation of Bidens

Published 09/11/2019

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An official on the White House’s National Security Council said he heard the U.S. ambassador to the European Union explicitly press Ukrainian [more…]

Ben & Jerry’s is sued over ‘happy cows’ claim

Ben & Jerry’s is sued over ‘happy cows’ claim

Published 09/11/2019

(Reuters) - Ben & Jerry’s has been sued by an environmental advocate who said it deceived consumers by touting that the milk and cream it [more…]