Germany has been rattled by four attacks in the past two weeks, three of which authorities say have been carried out by asylum seekers or refugees inspired by Islamist extremism. Merkel, who usually spends the beginning of her summer vacation visiting the Wagner opera festival in Bayreuth and then afterward hiking in the Alps, has thus far spent the break at her home in the Uckermark region outside Berlin.
Merkel has been criticized for her comment ever since by right-wing populists and members of her own coalition alike. Three of the four attacks were carried out by asylum seekers . "I didn't say this was a going to be simple". Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said: "We think that we should not change our behaviour". In the Munich shooting, he noted there was no indication the gunman, born in Germany to Iranian parents, had failed to integrate in German society.
DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz has been in hot water over the last 24 hours after emails surfaced showing she favored the Clinton campaign and deliberately tried to set back the Sanders' campaign. A Sanders delegate from Washington , MO, approved of Wasserman Schultz's resignation, but felt it wasn't enough, portending the ugly floor scene Democrats feared if Wasserman Schultz spoke at the convention .
Later, he said: "I have joined the political arena so that the powerful can no longer beat up on people that cannot defend themselves". Eleven months ago, Trump descended on an escalator inside his Fifth Avenue Trump Tower in NY to announce his candidacy for the GOP presidential nomination.
These included Pakistani Zulfiqar Ali , whom rights groups say was beaten into confessing to the crime of heroin possession, leading to his 2005 death sentence. "He has a wife, kids". Indonesian officials arranged the last meeting between Zulfiqar and his family members including his mother. Prasetyo added that the execution will take place this weekend at the latest.
A hospital source said the baby's mother, who hasn't been publicly identified, caught the Zika virus while travelling in Latin America, the Guardian reported . "And if the man has gone there and has symptoms of Zika that they try not to get their partner pregnant for six months", says Dr. Kathy Perkerewicz, Sanford Health.