TV News LIES

Monday, Apr 27th

Last update03:57:24 AM GMT

You are here All News At a Glance International Glance

Egypt's Morsi sentenced to 20 years in prison

MorsiA Cairo court has sentenced former Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi and 12 other defendants to 20 years in prison.

Morsi was convicted on Tuesday of ordering the arrest and torture of protesters in clashes outside the presidential palace in December 2012 that killed 10 people. The court acquitted the former president of murder charges that could have resulted in the death penalty.

Read more...

NY Gov. Cuomo meets with top officials in Havana

Cuomo in havanaCuban officials and New York business executives are exploring ways for the U.S. companies to do business on the communist-run island despite the longstanding American trade embargo that makes most trade and investment illegal, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday.

Cuomo and executives from Jetblue, Chobani Greek Yogurt, Pfizer and other New York-based companies met with Cuba's top officials for U.S. relations on the first day of a trip that makes Cuomo the first U.S. governor to visit Cuba since the recent thaw in relations with the communist nation.

Read more...

EU ministers urged to act after hundreds of migrants feared dead

immigfrants saved at seaRescue crews searched Monday for survivors and bodies from what could be the Mediterranean's deadliest migrant tragedy ever as hundreds more migrants took to the sea undeterred and EU foreign ministers gathered for an emergency meeting to address the crisis.

If reports of at least 700 and as many as 900 dead are confirmed, the weekend shipwreck near the Libyan coast would bring to well over 1,000 the number of migrants who died or went missing during the perilous Mediterranean crossing in the last week. More than 400 are feared dead in another sinking and more than 10,000 others were rescued.

Read more...

Police: Israeli man stabs Arab because of victim's ethnicity

Israeli sabs arabIsraeli police say a Jewish man has stabbed an Arab and later confessed that he did so because of the victim's ethnicity.

Police spokesman Micky Rosenfeld said the assailant shouted "death to Arabs" as he attacked the man on Monday.

The Arab man was wounded lightly in the shoulder and required medical treatment.

More...

Israel Agrees To Transfer Tax Cash to Palestinians

Palestinian authorityIsrael said on Saturday it would transfer $470 million of withheld tax revenues to the Palestinian Authority following talks between a senior Israeli military officer and Palestinian officials.

In December, Israel began withholding around $130 million per month of taxes it collects on behalf of the Palestinians after the Palestinian Authority announced it was joining the International Criminal Court (ICC).

Israel had condemned the Palestinian move to join the ICC, saying it was a unilateral step that undermined prospects for a negotiated peace settlement.

Read more...

Parting the brown sea: Sewage threatens Gaza's access to water

Gaza water hazardUntil very recently, Salameh Abu Kash earned his living as farmer. Abu Kash, a heavyset man with thick eyebrows and a clipped beard, lives in Wadi Gaza, a valley in the central Gaza Strip. The wetland here was known for its biodiversity, but after construction of a sewage treatment plant was delayed in 2011, excrement from nearby refugee camps and towns began to be diverted through the valley en route to the Mediterranean Sea.

“They brought sewage for us and for our children, and we can’t sleep anymore,” said Abu Kash in Arabic the following year. “Farming is ruined. The plants are diseased. There are flies, worms, and it is spreading.” Animals and birds were soon replaced by swamps of sewage, swarming flies and thriving bacteria. Residents began to suffer from an increase in allergies, inflammation, fevers and weakened immunity, Abu Kash said. Disease-ridden mosquitoes feasted on the community at night. The stench was overpowering.

Read more...

Afghan suicide bombing blamed on Islamic State kills 35

Afghan bombsA motorcycle-riding suicide bomber attacked a bank branch Saturday in eastern Afghanistan, killing at least 35 people in a deadly attack the country's president said was claimed by the Islamic State group.

The attack marks a major escalation in the country's fight against an affiliate of the extremist group that now holds a third of Iraq and Syria in its self-declared caliphate. It also comes as Afghan security forces fight against the Taliban after U.S. and NATO forces ended their combat mission in the country at the start of the year, yet another challenge for the war-ravaged nation.

Read more...

Page 2 of 136

 
America's # 1 Enemy
Tee Shirt
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
TVNL Tee Shirt
 
TVNL TOTE BAG
Conserve our Planet
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
Get your 9/11 & Media
Deception Dollars
& Help Support TvNewsLIES.org!
 
The Loaded Deck
The First & the Best!
The Media & Bush Admin Exposed!