Trump vows to deport ‘millions’ of migrants . Will he?

By: FERNANDA ECHAVARRI and NOAH LANARD On Monday evening, one day before officially launching his reelection bid, President Donald Trump tweeted that Immigration and Customs Enforcement will soon begin “the process of removing” millions of undocumented immigrants from the country.   Next week ICE will begin the process of removing the millions of illegal aliens who have illicitly […]

Indonesia returns five containers of TRASH to the US

Indonesia has returned five containers of rubbish to the United States and will not become a “dumping ground”, officials said Saturday, the latest Southeast Asian country to return imported waste. The containers were supposed to contain only paper scrap, according to the customs documents. Instead they were loaded with other waste including bottles, plastic waste, […]

Italy’s Mount Etna sparks into life

Mount Etna in southern Italy has burst into life, spitting molten lava high into the sky, though cloud cover Saturday ruined the view for those brave enough to venture up the flanks of Europe’s highest volcano. The National Institute of Geophysics and Vulcanology (INGV) said there was “lively spattering” as fire and hot ash spewed […]

WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange arrested in London on a U.S. extradition request

WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange is arrested at the Ecuadorian Embassy, nearly seven years after he first sought refuge there. WikiLeaks accuses Ecuador of “illegally” terminating Assange’s “political asylum in violation of international law.” Assange sought asylum in the embassy in London in 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden, where he had faced allegations of sexual […]

Lebanon today: Tuesday April 9th Top news

Here are the top stories for Lebanon today: Lebanon Cabinet  finally approves electricity sector reform  Lebanon’s Cabinet approved Monday a much-anticipated plan to restructure the country’s dysfunctional electricity sector which hasn’t been developed since the time of the country’s civil war, decades ago.Energy Minister Nada Boustani said that if there were no obstacles, residents could […]

Trump struggles with a growing problem on the border

Tensions are rising, fingers are pointing and the search for solutions is becoming increasingly fraught. Overwhelmed by an influx of migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border that is taxing the immigration system, President Donald Trump is grasping for something — anything — to stem the tide. Trump, who campaigned on a promise to secure the border, […]