An official close to the vice president told CNN that there was no emergency , saying, "the VP was called back to the White House but no cause for alarm". There is an outside chance the schedule shift might have something to do with New Hampshire's Pease Air National Guard Base going on lockdown at about 1122 a.m.
President Donald Trump has stolen the decades-old traditionally non-partisan Washington, D.C. Fourth of July celebration, attended by hundreds of thousands each year, and is turning it into a celebration of himself and his MAGA supporters .
Trump is also standing beside a golf cart and holding a golf club, with caption next him asking, " Do you mind if I play through? ". The cartoon is based on a recent photograph showing the bodies of El Salvadorian father Oscar Alberto Martinez Ramirez and his 23-month-old daughter Valeria.
But Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar insisted that the "vast majority of the EPP prime ministers don't believe we should give up the presidency of the Commission quite so easily, without a fight". Timmermans, 58, is the " Spitzenkandidat " or leading nominee for the centre-left socialist group in the European Parliament, which finished second in the recent European elections.
On Saturday, Rackete's defied Italy's anti-migrant interior minister, Matteo Salvini , and port authorities, by steering Sea-Watch 3 to Lampedusa's dock so 40 migrants, which the ship rescued on June 12, could disembark. Petr Bystron, a foreign policy spokesman for the far-right Alternative for Germany party, said Rackete was "a common criminal". She could face 10 years in jail if convicted.
Japanese firms that wish to export items to non-list states must apply for a permit that can take about 90 days to be approved. Until now, South Korea and Japan had an agreement in place that simplified the export procedure. Unless the issue is resolved, Japan will remove South Korea from the whitelist on July 4. The three materials to be restricted are fluorinated polyimide , resist and high-purity hydrogen fluoride.