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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: ‘Australia First’ Fortifies Turnbull Position

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: ‘Australia First’ Fortifies Turnbull Position

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has recorded a rise in voter support just days after tightening rules for foreigners seeking work and citizenship under an “Australia first” policy, a newspaper poll showed on Monday.

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PALESTINE POLITICS:  IDF Uses Stun Grenades, Tear Gas to Disperse Rally Supporting Palestinian Hunger Strikers (Video)

PALESTINE POLITICS: IDF Uses Stun Grenades, Tear Gas to Disperse Rally Supporting Palestinian Hunger Strikers (Video)

The hunger strike across Israeli prisons began Monday as Palestinian inmates protested against their conditions of incarceration.

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UK POLITICS: Fallon Calls Controversial Missiles Producer MBDA ‘Role Model’

UK POLITICS: Fallon Calls Controversial Missiles Producer MBDA ‘Role Model’

UK Defense Secretary Michael Fallon called MBDA known for controversial arms sales to Saudi Arabia and Libya’s Gaddafi, a “role model” of cooperation.

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SYRIA POLITICS: Syrian Parents Name Their Children Putin

SYRIA POLITICS: Syrian Parents Name Their Children Putin

“Many families have even named their sons Putin. And it is no secret that the President’s own children are learning Russian,” said the official.

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FRANCE POLITICS: Marine Le Pen Gains Support After Paris Attack: Poll

FRANCE POLITICS: Marine Le Pen Gains Support After Paris Attack: Poll

France Election 2017 Update: French far-right leader Marine Le Pen gained some support in the first opinion poll to be held entirely after the Paris attack.

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BRAZIL POLITICS: Brazilian Government to Lower Police Retirement Age After Violent Protest

BRAZIL POLITICS: Brazilian Government to Lower Police Retirement Age After Violent Protest

The violent clash, during which the guards used pepper spray and stun grenades to disperse the protesters, illustrated the unpopularity of the reform proposal that is central to President Michel Temer’s austerity agenda.

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UK POLITICS: ‘Revoke Assad Wife Asma al-Assad UK Citizenship’: Tom Brake Liberal Democrats

UK POLITICS: ‘Revoke Assad Wife Asma al-Assad UK Citizenship’: Tom Brake Liberal Democrats

Bashar al-Assad’s wife should lose her British citizenship if she support Bashar al-Assad her husband, Liberal Democrats said. Asma al-Assad was born in UK.

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USA POLITICS: Secretly Trump Allows Aides to Get Away With Violating Government Ethics Rules

USA POLITICS: Secretly Trump Allows Aides to Get Away With Violating Government Ethics Rules

According to the report, the Trump administration has been trying to hide the nature of the violations by issuing waivers for the ethics rules.

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FRANCE POLITICS: Masked Protesters Throw Smoke Bombs Ahead of Marine Le Pen Rally in Paris

FRANCE POLITICS: Masked Protesters Throw Smoke Bombs Ahead of Marine Le Pen Rally in Paris

Hundreds of protesters have taken to the streets of Paris to protest against right-wing presidential candidate Marine Le Pen.

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UK POLITICS: Alastair Campbell to Theresa May: Stop Bringing Your Personal Faith, Childhood Memories into Easter Message

UK POLITICS: Alastair Campbell to Theresa May: Stop Bringing Your Personal Faith, Childhood Memories into Easter Message

Theresa May, the daughter of a vicar, said Christian values could ‘bring us together’ amid intense debate over Brexit that continues to divide the nation.

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USA POLITICS: Trump Supporters, Opponents Clash in California Park

USA POLITICS: Trump Supporters, Opponents Clash in California Park

“As a veteran, I like the track America is on, and that Trump is willing to stand and say we are still America and we are not going to be globalist, we’re not going to be a communist country,” Tempesta said. “That’s a message I can get behind.”

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USA POLITICS: Americans Name Dissatisfaction With Government as Top Problem: POLL

USA POLITICS: Americans Name Dissatisfaction With Government as Top Problem: POLL

This is by far the problem U.S. adults most frequently mention, followed by healthcare, immigration and the economy. Americans have often named government dissatisfaction as the top problem in the nation.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Beslan School Siege

RUSSIA POLITICS: Beslan School Siege

September 1, 2004: The most horrifying terrorist attacks in Russia, the Beslan school siege. Over 300 people, 186 of them children, killed. Read more.

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NIGERIA POLITICS: 4 Dead After Army, Police Bloody Clash in Yobe State

NIGERIA POLITICS: 4 Dead After Army, Police Bloody Clash in Yobe State

“Nigeria police is abreast of the unfortunate incident in Damaturu between personnel of the force and Nigerian army,” police spokesman Jimoh Moshood said.

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AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Pauline Hanson’s Call for Halal-Certified Easter Eggs Boycott Backfires

AUSTRALIA POLITICS: Pauline Hanson’s Call for Halal-Certified Easter Eggs Boycott Backfires

“Go and buy some non-halal Easter eggs and chocolate and have a very happy Easter everyone,” Senator Pauline Hanson says in the video.

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USA POLITICS: Trump Spokesman Spicer Comment, ‘Hitler Didn’t Use Chemical Weapons’ Backfires

USA POLITICS: Trump Spokesman Spicer Comment, ‘Hitler Didn’t Use Chemical Weapons’ Backfires

“Sean Spicer must be fired, and the President must immediately disavow his spokesman’s statements,” Nancy Pelosi said in a statement.

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RUSSIA POLITICS: Russian Military Prestige Service Doubles

RUSSIA POLITICS: Russian Military Prestige Service Doubles

“As a result, we are now witnessing a phenomenon in which people are trying to bribe recruiters to join the military, not to evade the draft like it has been before,” Mikhailova wrote.

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GERMANY POLITICS: 59% Germans Reject US Strike On Syrian Airbase: Poll

GERMANY POLITICS: 59% Germans Reject US Strike On Syrian Airbase: Poll

Moscow pointed out Syria eliminated its stockpiles of chemical weapons, which was confirmed by Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW).

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USA POLITICS: Bizarre Conspiracy! ‘Putin Masterminds Chemical Attack to Help Trump’

USA POLITICS: Bizarre Conspiracy! ‘Putin Masterminds Chemical Attack to Help Trump’

“By proxy Russia is responsible for every civilian death last week,” British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon wrote in reference to the gas attack in Idlib.

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USA POLITICS: Shadow Brokers Hackers Punishes Trump for ‘Abandoning’ His Base

USA POLITICS: Shadow Brokers Hackers Punishes Trump for ‘Abandoning’ His Base

NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden confirmed the leak included authentic NSA software. The leak doesn’t contain the entire spy tools library, Snowden tweeted.

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