In Berlin, Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman said talks on Turkey's bid to the join European Union would end if Ankara restored the death penalty. After the failed coup attempt on Friday, Erdogan said on Sunday that Turkey would now consider reinstating the death penalty. More than 1 million migrants reached Europe a year ago from the shores of Turkey .
Authorities also began a major crackdown in the judiciary over suspected links to US-based cleric Fethullah Gulen, removing from their posts and ordering the detention of almost 3,000 prosecutors and judges, including from top courts. to extradite him - arguing that Turkey has extradited plenty of terror suspects in the opposite direction. And French Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault warned Mr Erdogan against using the failed putsch as a "blank cheque" to silence his opponents.
On Monday evening, Clinton spoke to members of the American Federation of Teachers at the Minneapolis Convention Center. Clinton said she would start working on criminal justice reform "on day one and every day after that". As the duo wrapped their joint appearance in Cleveland , Clinton's campaign issued a statement defending her actions in 2012. The Trump campaign gave no reason, as the candidate's wife Melania prepared to take the stage at the Republican convention later today, just ...
French authorities detained two more people Sunday in the investigatio... PARIS-Data recovered from Mohamed Lahouaiej Bouhlel's cellphone and computer, as well as witness interrogations, show he harbored a fascination with Islamic State and planned the truck attack that killed 84 people on the French Riviera, prosecutors said Monday.
A broad and aggressive crackdown by the Erdogan government in the 72 hours since the failed Friday coup d'etat has targeted tens of thousands of people, with some 8,000 people detained and many thousands more fired or otherwise targeted as suspects.
A J&K government spokesman here said that all educational institutions in the Valley which were to reopen on Monday after two-week long summer break will now remain closed for one more week and reopen on July 25. While mobile telephony, except BSNL mobiles, is suspended across Kashmir for the past eight days, the mobile Internet services have also been downed across the Valley.