The senator has sponsored several bills to end the Electoral College during her political career. Many have called for the Presidential election to be decided based on the popular vote alone, but as explained, there are issues with this method that make it less than ideal on its own.
Kosovo police announced on Thursday the arrest of 19 suspects for their involvement in an Islamic State plot to attack the Israeli national soccer team, Reuters reported . Over 300 Kosovars are known to have fought alongside ISIS in Syria, at least 50 of whom have been killed. Last year Kosovo, which is Serbia's breakaway region that unilaterally declared independence in 2008, adopted a law introducing jail sentences of up to 15 years for suspects found guilty of fighting in wars ...
As long as he's got good people around him and he's got a clear sense of direction", President Obama told reporters "Do I have concerns? "I have absolutely no idea" what Trump's view is, said James Acton, a nuclear specialist at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace.
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan named a new ambassador to Israel on Wednesday, reciprocating a move by the Israelis a day earlier - steps towards restoring diplomatic ties between the once-close allies that broke down in 2010. Mr Erdogan described the decision by Pakistan as "very pleasing". The educational network has been operating in Pakistan since 1995 and educates thousands of students in its schools in major Pakistani cities.
President Rivlin is on a state visit to India on the invitation of President Pranab Mukherjee. And Rivlin's visit completes the protocol requirements for a visit from Israel before Modi travels there. "We agreed to intensify our cooperation to combat the forces of extremism and radicalisation that threaten all peace loving nations", he said. "We also prioritised practical and specific engagement such as in the cyber domain".
The Trump administration also plans to attempt to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement with Canada and Mexico, which the president-elect has labeled the "worst trade deal in history". jobs at risk. A former USA trade representative, Sen. Makoto Hamaguchi of the Democratic Party said, "Now that it is increasingly possible the TPP will not take effect, I can not understand why Japan is going forward with procedures without any change in direction".