Protests proceed as Lebanon’s Hassan Diab threatens to cease work

Protesters have blocked roadways throughout Lebanon for the fifth day in a row, setting fireplace to tyres and items of furnishings as Lebanon’s caretaker Prime Minister Hassan Diab threatened to cease performing his duties to strain politicians to type a brand new authorities. The renewed protests on Saturday got here amid anger in regards to… Continue reading Protests proceed as Lebanon’s Hassan Diab threatens to cease work

Lebanon’s Salameh threatens to sue Bloomberg over sanctions report

Mar 5, 2021 Lebanon’s embattled central financial institution chief is threatening to sue Bloomberg after the information outlet reported on Thursday that the United States was contemplating imposing sanctions towards him.  Citing 4 folks conversant in the matter, Bloomberg reported that the US administration was discussing with European counterparts the potential for coordinated sanctions on… Continue reading Lebanon’s Salameh threatens to sue Bloomberg over sanctions report

EU threatens to sanction Myanmar army junta

Europe’s overseas ministers warned they may impose sanctions on Myanmar army, in line with a joint assertion launched after their assembly in Brussels on Monday. “The EU stands ready to adopt restrictive measures targeting those directly responsible for the military coup and their economic interests,” their joint assertion reads.  Stressing that the bloc stands with… Continue reading EU threatens to sanction Myanmar army junta

Iran threatens to dam snap nuclear inspections

Iran threatened on Monday to dam snap inspections by the UN nuclear watchdog from subsequent week if different events to the 2015 nuclear deal don’t uphold their obligations.  “If others do not fulfil their obligations by Feb. 21, the government is obliged to suspend the voluntary implementation of the Additional Protocol,” the nation’s Foreign Ministry… Continue reading Iran threatens to dam snap nuclear inspections

Lindsey Graham threatens to usher in FBI testimony if Democrats name witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham has repeatedly argued towards the necessity for any witnesses in any respect throughout the ex-president’s impeachment trial (EPA) Lindsey Graham has threatened to name within the FBI to testify about safety failures throughout the Capitol riots final month if Democrats attempt to name even one witness at Donald Trump’s impeachment… Continue reading Lindsey Graham threatens to usher in FBI testimony if Democrats name witnesses in Trump impeachment trial

Biden threatens sanctions after Myanmar navy coup

US President Joe Biden on Monday threatened to reimpose sanctions on Myanmar following a coup by the nation’s navy leaders and referred to as for a concerted worldwide response to push them into relinquishing energy. Biden condemned the navy’s takeover from the civilian-led authorities on Monday and its detention of the nation’s elected chief Aung… Continue reading Biden threatens sanctions after Myanmar navy coup

British vitality agency threatens to grab India authorities belongings

Cairn has despatched a letter to Indian authorities officers, seen by each Reuters and the Financial Times, saying its shareholders “expect early resolution, failing which they will expect Cairn to pursue the award in conformity with its rights under the treaty”.

France threatens to close down far-right Generation Identity group

The French authorities has threatened to close down Generation Identity (GI), a far-right group uncovered in an Al Jazeera undercover investigation that seeks to expel Muslims and migrants from Europe. Interior minister Gerald Darmanin mentioned on Tuesday he was “outraged by the efforts of Generation Identity activists to undermine the Republic” and had requested his… Continue reading France threatens to close down far-right Generation Identity group

Iranian commander threatens to ‘destroy’ US ships

Jan 26, 2021 An Iranian commander has stated that the Islamic Republic has the power to sink US warships. The feedback point out a continuation of hostile rhetoric towards the United States now that Joe Biden is president. Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) Gen. Rahim Noei-Aghdam stated the army has the aptitude to destroy US Navy ships… Continue reading Iranian commander threatens to ‘destroy’ US ships

The EU-China funding settlement threatens our fame overseas

Just a few months in the past, I distributed face masks to my colleagues within the European Parliament with the easy slogan ‘Speak Up for Uyghurs’ printed on the entrance. Members from throughout 5 completely different political teams wore them throughout the State of the European Union handle given by Commission President Ursula von der… Continue reading The EU-China funding settlement threatens our fame overseas