The Department of Justice said in a court filing it would appeal against a ruling by US district judge Theodore Chuang in Maryland to the 4th US Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond, Virginia.
A short UN Security Council statement on Myanmar was blocked, diplomats said, after the 15-member body met to discuss the situation in Rakhine state.
“It is only normal for criminals to pressure and attack those who advocate the cause of their victims,” Rima Khalaf wrote in the resignation letter.
The two leaders share different views on trade, Russia and immigration, leading to some uncomfortable moments at a joint news conference.
The refugees, carrying official UNHCR documents, were on their way from Yemen to Sudan when they were attacked by an Apache helicopter near the Bab al-Mandeb strait.
EU leaders will breathe a sigh of relief after the centre-right saw off the populist threat.
Khat’s international reputation presented a particularly conflicting picture – it was legal in Britain, banned in the US, celebrated in Yemen and vilified in Saudi Arabia.
After Brexit, the UK could become a more attractive place for Muslim women than the rest of the EU.
A pre-election poll showed a majority of Dutch voters favour the EU being slimmed down into a free trade zone, without free movement of labour.
Egypt is hoping that the discovery will lead to renewed interest in its ancient past, which could be a boon for its tourism industry – a vital source of foreign currency.
A corruption investigation into Pakistan’s loss-making carrier is currently on.
The administration asked Congress for a 28% cut in State Department funding and other international programmes to help pay for a 10% hike in military spending next year.
The release followed a gunfight between the pirates and the marine force, and then intensive negotiations between the marine force, clan elders and the pirates.
House of Representatives Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes, a Republican, and top Democrat Adam Schiff told reporters they had seen no evidence that Trump Tower was tapped.
Trump’s executive order would temporarily ban refugees as well as travelers from six predominantly Muslim countries. The president has said the ban is needed for national security.
Rex Tillerson said that his department’s current spending is “simply not sustainable,” and that he accepted the “challenge” Trump had given him.
Physicians for Human Rights, in a report, said authorities removed dialysis supplies from several convoys headed to rebel-held Douma last year.
The panel urged the government to reconsider a failed programme to verify Rohingyas for Myanmar citizenship.
A UN report last month said the Myanmar army and police had committed mass killings and gangrapes of Rohingya in a campaign that may amount to crimes against humanity and ethnic cleansing.
Scottish nationalists have called for a new referendum and accused the prime minister of ignoring their demands in her preparations for divorce talks with the EU.
Domestic law says children aged between seven and 12 are only criminally responsible if mature enough to understand the consequences of their actions. Two listed detainees are under 12, while two more are 13.
Police and “unidentified gunmen” have killed more than 7,000 suspected drug users and drug dealers in the country since July 2016. Until there’s an urgent and loud international response, there’s no end in sight for Duterte’s drug war.
Proponents of inward-looking politics have demonstrated an impressive capacity to exploit the globalisation of the political sphere.
Agarwal, who has majority control of Hindustan Zinc Ltd through Vedanta Ltd, will make the investment via his family trust Volcan Holdings.
Alhassan Ishaq, aspiring tennis champion from Yemen had trained for months and used his family’s savings crossing a war zone to reach the Asia junior championships in Qatar.
With 55% of votes counted, Mark Rutte’s VVD Party was projected to win 32 of parliament’s 150 seats, down from 41 at the last vote in 2012.
The Together Project is working to make sure that refugees have social support when they get to Canada.
Children stuck in Greek migrant camps are cutting themselves, attempting suicide and using drugs to cope with “endless misery”.
Sources said the new policy will strengthen primary healthcare centres.
Trump’s budget outline is a bare-bones plan covering just “discretionary” spending for the 2018 fiscal year starting on October 1.
Analysts who follow Syria have predicted that as jihadist rebels fighting to oust President Bashar al-Assad suffer military reverses, they will increasingly turn to guerrilla attacks in territory controlled by the government.
State department acting spokesman Mark Toner said in a statement that there was only one seat available on Tillerson’s plane for media.
US district judge Derrick Watson put an emergency stop to the new order in response to a lawsuit filed by the state of Hawaii, which argued that the order discriminated against Muslims in violation of the US constitution.
Preet Bharara may be acclaimed for his pursuit of political corruption, but he was much less aggressive when it came to confronting Wall Street’s misdeeds.
At least once a year, local administrators go house-to-house in Rohingya villages, lining up families to check their names against official lists. The names of those Muslims found missing are crossed through, residents say.
Many foresee, at best, a ceasefire observed much of the time over much of a territory that will be effectively partitioned between competing forces.
Was the impassioned focus on Sharmila’s electoral fate merely to delude ourselves that we are also concerned about Manipur and not just the numerically important ‘mainland states’?
Blasphemy is a criminal offence in Pakistan and can carry the death penalty.
The Colombian attorney general’s office has alleged Santos’ successful campaigns received money from Odebrecht, which is engulfed in a corruption scandal.
The government detains 87% of those in custody, or 92,000 of the total 106,000, said Fadel Abdul Ghani, executive director of the Syrian Network for Human Rights.