The Trump administration has announced it will soon ban flavored e-cigarette products to deter an ever growing number of young users. It comes amid an outbreak of vaping-linked severe pulmonary disease that has killed six people and sickened hundreds. Here are four things to know about vaping. – Is itContinue Reading

UN chief Antonio Guterres warned Wednesday that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s plan to annex a key part of the occupied West Bank would violate international law. “Such steps, if implemented, would constitute a serious violation of international law,” Guterres’ spokesman Stephane Dujarric said in a statement. “They would beContinue Reading

Patrols of Qasad militias, supported by US occupation forces, stormed into Khashman neighborhood in Hasaka city , and abducted 30 persons form the neighborhood. The patrols forcibly prevented tens of displaced families from returning to their houses in Raqqa city coming from Deir Ezzor and Raqqa countryside. Local sources saidContinue Reading

Relocation of some detainees to a historic tower of Moscow’s oldest remand prison Butyrka (officially, SIZO-2) was due to the number of inmates exceeding limits and repair works going on in some other ordinary cells, spokesman for the Moscow department of the Federal Penitentiary Service (FSIN) Sergei Tsygankov said. “SuspectsContinue Reading