He made no mention of the Chinese-invested $3.6 billion Myitsone dam project in comments in front of reporters. Lei Zhuning, a researcher with the Yunnan Academy of Social Sciences, said Myanmar urgently needs electricity for its economic development, and hydropower is a good choice, referring to the Myitsone dam project, which was jointly funded by China and Myanmar, but was suspended by the Myanmar government in 2011.
The group had sought to question Clinton under oath and in person, but the judge ruled she would only have to answer questions in writing. Before it's here, it's on the Bloomberg Terminal. During the course of the interview, Hillary noted that former Secretary of State Colin Powell had encouraged her to use private e-mail shortly after she assumed that role.
On Saturday, a court in Nice - where 85 people were killed when an Islamic State supporter plowed a truck through crowds celebrating Bastille Day on July 14 - upheld the Cannes burkini ban. Marwan Muhammad, a spokesman for the Collective against Islamophobia in France, told the Guardian that "This summer we are witnessing a hysterical political Islamophobia that pits citizens against one another".
Turkish lawmakers have approved an agreement to enable reconciliation between Turkey and Israel after a six-year rupture over the killing by Israel of 10 Turks. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had promoted benefits of restoring ties, with talk of building a pipeline to Turkey to export Israeli gas, and the need to find allies in the turbulent Middle East.
A peace deal was reached last August and a transitional government of national unity was formed in April by Kiir and Machar after tens of thousands of victims were killed in fighting, and more than 2 million residents were uprooted from their homes since December 2013 .
Most of the wounded residents were shot with live fire and rubber-coated steel metal bullets in their lower extremities. The Shin Bet says that the arrests of these Palestinians prevented them from carrying out attacks against Israelis. As part of the security operation last month, the army closed off the Fawar camp for 26 days, while making over a dozen arrests in connection with the terror attack.