Indian authorities also blocked mobile phone services to prevent further protests after Friday prayers across the Muslim-majority region. On 15 July, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif announced that 19 July would be observed as black day in Pakistan to express solidarity with the Kashmiri killings.
Bush attended a memorial service in Dallas for the five police officers killed by Micah Johnson last week. In the wake of shootings in recent years, President Obama has delivered passionate sermons on what needs to be done to fix the strained relationship between the police and minority communities.
Kremlin spokesman Dmitri Peskov said that Moscow is hopeful of better relations following Theresa May's inauguration as Prime Minister. The White House is pushing back on suggestions that her selection of Boris Johnson as foreign minister will be problematic for the U.S.
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Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry heads to Israel to meet Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. France organized a peace conference that met in June, though Netanyahu rejected the French initiative, and neither Israel nor the PA were invited to the conference's meeting in Paris.
AFP adds: Edhi, whose death was confirmed by his son Faisal, was revered for setting up maternity wards, morgues, orphanages, shelters and homes for the elderly, picking up where limited government-run services fell short. There was a guard of honour for Edhi before the funeral prayers began. "He was humanity himself and Pakistan and its poor, homeless and needy people have suffered a big loss in his passing away", Ateeq said.