Australia’s 116 year old constitution bans dual citizens from holding national office, in a bid to prevent split allegiances.
At the height of his influence, Lu Wei, a colourful and often brash official by Chinese standards, was seen as emblematic of China’s increasingly pervasive internet controls.
The UN claims the substitute site for the Manus Island refugees is unfinished and inadequate.
Trump’s ban was announced on September 24 and replaced two previous versions that had been impeded by federal courts.
The EU told May on Friday that there was more work to be done to unlock the Brexit talks, repeating its early December deadline for her to flesh out Britain’s opening offer.
A military clearance operation launched in Myanmar’s Rakhine State has driven more than 600,000 Rohingya out of the Buddhist-majority country since late August.
Setya Novanto is one of the most senior politicians in Indonesia to be detained by the independent Corruption Eradication Commission.
Netanyahu was questioned for several hours at his residence in an ongoing fraud investigation under the oversight of the state attorney, the country’s chief prosecutor, and with the authorisation of the attorney-general.
Sexual assault in the military, which is defined as anything from groping to rape, is believed to be significantly higher than the number of reports.
Over the past 50 years, more than 32,000 Mexicans have been reported missing, according to government data. More than half of the disappearances have been during Pena Nieto’s six-year term.
Washington-based 38 North, a North Korea monitoring project, cited images taken on November 5 showing activity at North Korea’s Sinpo South Shipyard.
Visiting Seoul last week, Trump warned North Korea he was prepared to use the full range of US military power to stop any attack, but also urged Pyongyang to “make a deal.”
China takes a dim view of independence or secessionist movements around the world while saying it adheres to a policy of non-interference in other nations’ internal affairs.
China has repeatedly pushed for a diplomatic solution to the nuclear crisis, but in recent months has had only limited high-level exchanges with North Korea.
The bill has been backed by committees in both the upper and lower houses and is expected to be put to floor votes this week.
The coordinated defence is part of attempts to shore up Theresa May’s government, which has been weakened by a series of scandals and gaffes involving her top team of ministers as she negotiates the Brexit.
The draft did not give any details of the situation in northern Rakhine state or use the term Rohingya for the persecuted Muslim minority, which Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has asked foreign leaders not to use.
May has been struggling to maintain her authority over her party since a snap election on June 8 which she called thinking she would win by a wide margin but instead resulted in her losing her parliamentary majority.
The comments echo Xi’s call to support a “multilateral trading system” and contrast with those delivered at the weekend by US President Donald Trump.
The coalition had closed all air, land and sea ports in Yemen to stem the flow of arms to the Houthis from Iran, after Saudi Arabia intercepted a missile fired towards its capital Riyadh.
The statement still refers to free and open trade, to fighting protectionism and to recognising the world of the WTO, but it also refers to fair trade and to members “improving adherence to rules agreed upon.”
Previous dialogue efforts have ended in recriminations between the two sides and no concrete progress amid a dire economic crisis.
The government said it was proposing a change to the EU (Withdrawal) Bill currently making its way through parliament to set the exit for 11 pm GMT on March 29, 2019.
Mnangagwa, a liberation war veteran and a long-time ally of Mugabe, was until this week seen as a favourite to succeed the 93 year old leader.
She had failed to follow the usual procedures that ministers follow, which is informing Britain’s Foreign Office before conducting official business overseas.
Scotland also passed a new law to pardon people convicted of historical sexual offences and provide a legal process for convictions to be disregarded.
The sanctions will freeze the assets of nine organisations and 26 individuals, chief cabinet secretary Yoshihide Suga told a news conference.
Juan Manuel Santos was listed in the leaked documents as a board member of insurance company Nova Holding in April and May 2000 and also Global Tuition, an insurance firm focused on education, from April 1999 to May 2001.
Allegations of harassment have been made against lawmakers in several parties, but the growing scandal is particularly damaging for May who cannot afford to lose any more parliamentary seats while trying to negotiate a Brexit deal.
Moon met briefly with Trump before he toured the sprawling US military base Camp Humphreys in Pyeongtaek, which lies about 100 km (60 miles) from the border with reclusive North Korea.
Roy, a US citizen of Bangladeshi origin, was hacked to death by machete-wielding attackers in February 2015 while returning home with his wife from a Dhaka book fair.
About 600 men have barricaded themselves inside the camp on remote Manus Island in Papua New Guinea, defying efforts by Australia and PNG to shut it.
Mueller’s team was looking at possible money-laundering charges, lying to federal agents, and Flynn’s role in a possible plan to remove an opponent of the Turkish president from the US in exchange for millions of dollars.
Puigdemont turned himself in to the Belgian police after Spain issued a European arrest warrant for rebellion and misuse of public funds.
The plans, initially announced by the justice minister in August and currently under debate in parliament, could put the judicial system under political control in one of the EU’s most corrupt states.
Russia and Saudi Arabia are leading a deal between OPEC and non-OPEC producers to cut global oil production, with the aim of propping up oil prices.
Some media reports, citing unidentified sources, said the move had been ordered by the National Directorate for Security to thwart the use of the encrypted messaging services by the Taliban and other insurgent groups.
“You are there trying to do your job with a camera in your hand. And then your heart overrules your head.”
The Syrian army launched its attack against ISIS there in September, backed by Russian airstrikes and fighting alongside Iran-backed militias and the Lebanese Shi’ite group Hezbollah.
Trump has made extensive use of messages on Twitter to attack his opponents and promote his policies both during the 2016 presidential campaign and since taking office in January.