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The ambassador in Beijing called by the Chinese authorities, his counterpart in Berlin said: “There will be negative consequences for bilateral relations”. BERLIN – In the difficult tightrope walk between defending human rights and the need to protect the gold business they have been doing for decades in China, the Germans have gone too far. At least, from the point of view of Beijing. A handshake in Berlin between Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong and…

Thousands under the American consulate with the stars and stripes flags: “Trump help us”. Then the clashes with the police return: vandalized the subway entrances, some surveillance cameras destroyed. Some stars and stripes had already been seen in recent weeks among the masked demonstrators in Hong Kong. But this Sunday afternoon there are dozens of people waving under the gates of the American consulate. Thousands of citizens have come to invoke US aid, of Donald…

The flames enveloped the boat off Santa Cruz Island in Ventura County, while passengers slept. After several hours, the coastguard confirmed: “At this point, we are not aware of survivors” LOS ANGELES – At least 34 people died in boat fire off the coast of California, near the island of Santa Cruz. The coast guard was able to bring only 5 crew members to safety. The boat, according to reports in the American media, would…

Florida weather officials warned on Sunday that Hurricane Dorian is the strongest storm to ever threaten the state’s East Coast.  The Category 5 monster continues to batter parts of the Bahamas with 185 miles per hour winds. The storm is still unpredictable, officials said. Last night, the storm was about 135 miles east of West Palm Beach. Millions of residents on the East Coast are waiting to see if the storm is going to turn north…

The flagship found in 2016 at the bottom of the sea off King William Island had always been unattainable. Inuit and Parks Canada researchers managed to get into the wreck with a remotely managed vehicle (ROV): “It’s all intact, perfectly preserved thanks to the water temperature” In 1845 two ships of Arctic exploration of the British Navy the Erebus flagship and the HMS Terror remained stuck in the ice. Of the English commander Sir John…

Alvin Kennard in 1983, when he was 22 years old, stole $ 50.75 from a bakery checkout. On the basis of law no longer in force, he was sentenced to life imprisonment. At the reading of the new sentence, the whole family was present, who exulted moved: “We had been waiting for this moment for twenty years” In 1983, when he was 22, he stole from hunger. Taken from the case of a bakery $…

29-year-old Madeleine Westerhout shared information about the president’s family during a dinner with journalists at a hotel near her golf resort in Bedminster, New Jersey, without saying that her statements were ‘off the record’. She had been at Donald Trump’s side since he joined the White House. However, the personal assistant of the American president, Madeleine Westerhout, 29, has resigned. This was reported by an informed source to CNN, confirming the first rumors about it…

In a 32-minute video, dated August 29, the dissident wing indicates its future goals. No seizures, attacks on soldiers and policemen, but the armed defense in the event of aggression and dialogue with entrepreneurs, agrarians, and peasants: “To seek a contribution to the progress of rural and urban communities” THE FARC take up arms again. Not all. The dissident wing of the FARC, the one led by the number two of the most long-lived guerrilla…

Since the very first day in the office, Trump has made the elimination of federal regulations a top priority. His administration, supported fully by the Republicans in Congress, targeted environmental rules as overly burdensome to fossil fuel industries – including major Obama-era aimed at fighting climate change. An analysis made from the New York Times, collaborating with Harvard Law School and Columbia Law School, counted nearly 80 environmental rules on the way out under Trump. The list…

Denied permission both for a march to the liaison office with Beijing and for a demonstration in the park of Chater garden. This weekend has a special meaning: it is the fifth anniversary of the Chinese announcement of a package of restrictive electoral reforms. In Hong Kong, those who were awake shook. Last night, before dawn, dozens of Chinese military vehicles crossed the border from Shenzhen, heading towards the city. But it was not the…