Thailand: missing teen football team found alive for 9 days in a cave

Thailand: missing teen football team found alive for 9 days in a cave

The minors were located safe after spending 9 days inside the cave. “How many are you?” Asked a rescuer. – “13”, they responded. – “13? Excellent”. This was the first dialogue of a couple of British rescuers with the 12 teenagers and their football coach who were missing in a...

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Donald Trump, Justin Trudeau dig in for long trade fight over NAFTA

Donald Trump, Justin Trudeau dig in for long trade fight over NAFTA

U.S. President Donald Trump is laying the groundwork for a long trade battle with Canada, announcing he will not sign a new North American free-trade agreement ahead of the midterm elections in November. In an interview on Fox News on Sunday, Mr. Trump showed his displeasure with the results of...

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The world loses its forests faster than ever

The world loses its forests faster than ever

The last two years recorded the largest global loss of forest area. The tropical forests in South America and Central Africa are disappearing with alarming speed. Bad news for everyone.      Forests give us shelter, food, energy security and water. About 80 percent of the world’s animal and plant species are in the...

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Asad gains ground with his offensive in southern Syria

Asad gains ground with his offensive in southern Syria

Since the start of the Damascus offensive on Deraa, on June 19, at least 132 civilians have died.      Syrian government forces continued on Sunday (01.07.2018) their offensive in the southern province of Deraa, where the army of Damascus extended its control to 58% of the territory, thanks to an...

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EU leaders reach agreement on migration

EU leaders reach agreement on migration

After an exhausting session, the EU member countries finally agreed that the construction of new reception centers is voluntary.      After more than 12 hours of work, the leaders of the European Union gathered in Brussels reached, early this Friday (29.06.2018) an agreement on the issue of immigration, confirmed by...

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USA: attack against newspaper was motivated by “revenge”

USA: attack against newspaper was motivated by “revenge”

The Police gave details of the armed attack against the Capital Gazette, which left five dead and two injured in Maryland.      In a press conference held on Thursday (28.06.2018), Lieutenant Ryan Frashure, spokesperson for Anne Arundel County Police, explained that the attack on the Capital Gazette newspaper, the head newspaper of...

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Trump and Putin agree to hold bilateral summit

Trump and Putin agree to hold bilateral summit

The presidents of EE. UU and Russia, Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin, will soon hold a summit, the Kremlin reported at the end of a meeting in Moscow between Putin and US security adviser John Bolton.      Russian President Waldimir Putin receives US security adviser John Bolton (right) in Moscow Russian President...

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India the most dangerous country to be a woman, US ranks 10th in survey

India the most dangerous country to be a woman, US ranks 10th in survey

India is the most dangerous country in the world to be a woman because of the high risk of sexual violence and slave labor, a new survey of experts shows. The Thomson Reuters Foundation released its results Tuesday of a survey of 550 experts on women’s issues, finding India to be...

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Holland approves ban on burka and veil

Holland approves ban on burka and veil

The First Chamber (Senate) of Holland approved today (26.06.2018) by majority and after a debate of years a ban on the burka, the veils or helmets that cover the face. The Second Chamber (low) had approved the bill already in 2016. According to the law, burkas, veils and helmets that cover...

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US court orders immigrant children separated from their parents in 30 days

US court orders immigrant children separated from their parents in 30 days

The sentence, from a federal court in San Diego, imposes a term of 14 days for children under 5 years of age. However, it can still be appealed by the administration.      Honduran family waits on the Mexican side of the international bridge between Brownsville and Matamoros after being denied entry...

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