• Mexicans reel from apparent hate crime in Texas

    Mexicans reel from apparent hate crime in Texas

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    Mexican Foreign Affairs Minister Marcelo Ebrard on Monday tweeted that "8 fellow Mexicans have died as a result of Saturday's terrorist act". The post mentioned the "hispanic invasion of Texas ". Ebrard expressed "his deepest rejection and condemnation" of the "barbaric act" committed in El Paso. Former President Felipe Calderón said via Twitter that regardless of whether the shooting is a hate crime , Trump "should stop his hate speech".
  • NSA in Srinagar to oversee implementation of government's Kashmir plan

    NSA in Srinagar to oversee implementation of government's Kashmir plan

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    According to reports, NSA Ajit Doval will visit Kashmir along with other senior security officials, to review the situation on the ground. The CCS meeting that included Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and External Affairs Minister S. Unilateral decision of GOI to scrap Article 370 is illegal & unconstitutional which will make India an occupational force in J&K (sic)", the PDP chief tweeted immediately after Shah's announcement.
  • Former India FM Sushma Swaraj passes away at 67 after heart attack

    Former India FM Sushma Swaraj passes away at 67 after heart attack

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    After PM Modi's swearing-in ceremony previous month, Sushma Swaraj wrote a emotional message on Twitter , thanking PM Narendra Modi for giving her the opportunity to hold the office for five years. With Sushma Swaraj , that all changed. Swaraj started her political life with the Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarthi Parishad, the RSS' student wing, and later joined the BJP .
  • Australia says it won't host U.S. mid-range missile site

    Australia says it won't host U.S. mid-range missile site

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    What Happened: U.S. Secretary of Defense Mark Esper has said he would like to deploy ground-launched, intermediate-range missiles in Asia soon, Reuters reported August 3. "You would expect the US secretary of defense to canvass all of these issues in light of what's happening in the Indo-Pacific", Reynolds said. A recent increase in tensions between Washington and Beijing, both over trade and rights of navigation in both the South China Sea and Taiwan Strait, has put Australia in an ...
  • Mexico to take legal action in response to El Paso shooting

    Mexico to take legal action in response to El Paso shooting

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    For his target, the suspect chose one of the largest and safest cities on the US-Mexico border, a place central to the Trump administration's hardline stance on immigration and a city that state Rep. He then allegedly targeted a shopping area in El Paso that is about 5 miles (8 kilometres) from the main border checkpoint with Ciudad Juarez, Mexico .
  • Over 250 mass shootings in the United States so far in 2019

    Over 250 mass shootings in the United States so far in 2019

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    California Sen. Kamala Harris promised to use an executive action within her first 100 days of taking office to impose gun control . "There's no benefit here in trying to make this a political issue, this is a social issue and we need to address it as that", he said yesterday on ABC's This Week.