Netanyahu Wants Israel To Name New Town On Golan Heights After Trump

GOLAN HEIGHTS, April 23 (Reuters) – Israel said on Tuesday it would name a new community on the Golan Heights after U.S. President Donald Trump as an expression of gratitude for his recognition of its claim of sovereignty over the strategic plateau.Israel captured the Golan from Syria in a 1967 war and annexed it, in…

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Myanmar Court Rejects Imprisoned Reuters Journalists’ Final Appeals

On Tuesday, Myanmar’s Supreme Court rejected the appeals of Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo, two Reuters reporters who have been jailed in the country since December 2017, accused of disseminating state secrets pertinent to national security.The landmark case in which the journalists were sentenced to seven years behind bars last September has become a…

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Woman Arrested Under Terrorism Act After Death Of Journalist Lyra McKee

A 57-year-old woman has been arrested under the Terrorism Act in connection with the murder of journalist Lyra McKee in Derry/Londonderry, the Police Service of Northern Ireland said.In a short statement, the PSNI did not disclose any further details about the nature of the arrest, only that she had been taken to Musgrave Serious Crime…

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