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PALESTINE: Palestinians To UNSC: Act Against Israeli Settlement Building Plans In East Jerusalem

PALESTINE: Palestinians To UNSC: Act Against Israeli Settlement Building Plans In East Jerusalem

“This is opportunity for the international community to show its real commitment for the two-state solution,” PLO Secretary-General Saeb Erekat said.

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BOTSWANA: Botswana National Front (BNF) Talks Peace

BOTSWANA: Botswana National Front (BNF) Talks Peace

Mohwasa also paid homage to the past central committee members for a sterling performance in bringing stability and peace within the once chaotic movement.

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MONGOLIA: Tsakhia Elbegdorj, Jargaltulga Erdenebayar Clash Over Cabinet Posts

MONGOLIA: Tsakhia Elbegdorj, Jargaltulga Erdenebayar Clash Over Cabinet Posts

Tsakhia Elbegdorj wrote on Twitter: “The new government. I can’t say it’s professional. Money and power trump the rules.”

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HONG KONG: New Hong Kong Election China Pledge Rule Faces First Legal Challenge

HONG KONG: New Hong Kong Election China Pledge Rule Faces First Legal Challenge

Ng and Chan also said that they objected to what they saw as “unlawful political screening of candidates in an election”.

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FRANCE: Manuel Valls Backs Bernard Cazeneuve Engulfed By Row Over Nice Attack Security

FRANCE: Manuel Valls Backs Bernard Cazeneuve Engulfed By Row Over Nice Attack Security

“This has to stop, there can be no room for doubt in the fight against terrorism,” Valls told BFM TV. “I don’t have any doubts about Bernard Cazeneuve.”

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SAO TOME: Manuel Pinto da Cost, Evaristo Carvalho To Battle For Second Election

SAO TOME: Manuel Pinto da Cost, Evaristo Carvalho To Battle For Second Election

In provisional results from elections, Carvalho looked to have won with 50.1 percent of votes, with De Costa coming second with 24.8 percent.

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USA: DNC Face Divisions As Democrats Anoint Clinton

USA: DNC Face Divisions As Democrats Anoint Clinton

“You can’t roll over people and expect them to come up smiling,” said James Zogby, a Sanders supporter and president of the Arab American Institute.

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USA: Angry Malik Obama Vows To Vote For Donald Trump

USA: Angry Malik Obama Vows To Vote For Donald Trump

Barack Obama’s half-brother Malik Obama says: “I like Donald Trump because he speaks from the heart. I would like to meet him.”

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NORTHERN IRELAND: Politicians, Human Rights Activists Threaten Legal Challenge To Brexit Trigger

NORTHERN IRELAND: Politicians, Human Rights Activists Threaten Legal Challenge To Brexit Trigger

The British government has said it is considering when to trigger Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, which would start a two-year countdown to exit.

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INDIA: UK FM Boris Johnson Claims India Owes UK Multi-Million Pounds

INDIA: UK FM Boris Johnson Claims India Owes UK Multi-Million Pounds

Indian High Commission in London has consistently maintained that it does not owe any congestion charge for its vehicles using the zone in London.

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USA: Hillary Clinton Offers Undocumented Immigrants Seats, Roles At Democratic National Convention

USA: Hillary Clinton Offers Undocumented Immigrants Seats, Roles At Democratic National Convention

Hareth Andrade, 23, an undocumented immigrant from Bolivia who was approved under a deferred action program, was picked for the credentials committee.

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USA: Bernie Sanders Faces Pressure To Disavow Hillary Clinton Endorsement

USA: Bernie Sanders Faces Pressure To Disavow Hillary Clinton Endorsement

Bernie Sanders is set to speak at the Democratic National Convention in support of Hillary, but his followers say he must disavow his endorsement.

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USA: Debbie Wasserman Schultz Officially Resigns As DNC Head Amid Email Furor

USA: Debbie Wasserman Schultz Officially Resigns As DNC Head Amid Email Furor

In a statement, Wasserman Schultz said the best way for the party to accomplish its goal of putting Clinton in the White House was for her to step down.

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USA: Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Email Leak Take Center Stage

USA: Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Email Leak Take Center Stage

Terry McAuliffe, who is a Clinton supporter, called the leak “very disturbing” if true and told NPR that the chair’s job should be “to remain neutral.”

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TURKEY: Erdogan Detains Senior Gulen Aide Hails Hanci

TURKEY: Erdogan Detains Senior Gulen Aide Hails Hanci

The crackdowns are part of seismic changes that have rocked Turkey since the shock of the coup attempt that claimed 270 lives.

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USA: Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban Endorses Donald Trump

USA: Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban Endorses Donald Trump

“I am not a Donald Trump campaigner. He would be the better one for Europe and for Hungary,” Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said.

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USA: WikiLeaks Exposed DNC Officials Trying To Undercut Sanders

USA: WikiLeaks Exposed DNC Officials Trying To Undercut Sanders

Donald Trump says, “The Wikileaks e-mail release today was so bad to Sanders that it will make it impossible for him to support her, unless he is a fraud!”

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SYRIA: Manbij: Islamic State Rejects Ultimatum

SYRIA: Manbij: Islamic State Rejects Ultimatum

Manbij lies on key supply route to Islamic State’s de facto capital of Raqqa; losing it would be strategic defeat for militants.

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AFGHANISTAN: Hazara’s Protest: 80 Deaths, 200 Wounded By Islamic State Bombs

AFGHANISTAN: Hazara’s Protest: 80 Deaths, 200 Wounded By Islamic State Bombs

Bloodied survivors were dragged clear for help, others walked around dazed or screaming. The attack was the deadliest to hit Kabul in 15 years of civil war.

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IRELAND: Enda Kenny Distances Himself From Talk Of Post-Brexit

IRELAND: Enda Kenny Distances Himself From Talk Of Post-Brexit

Mr Kenny admitted that a vote on a united Ireland “is not going to be the case now or in the medium term, or perhaps ever”.

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