Category Archives: Asia

Wife of man brought to US as child and deported by Trump administration: 'They can't shut me up'

Cindy Garcia, a US citizen, is married to Jorge Garcia, a 39-year-old landscaper who came to the US with his family illegally at age 10. Mr Garcia was separated from his wife and children this week when Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) deported him to Mexico. Mr Garcia will not be allowed back into the US for a decade, but his wife says she will keep fighting to bring him back sooner.

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Wife of man brought to US as child and deported by Trump administration: 'They can't shut me up'

Cindy Garcia, a US citizen, is married to Jorge Garcia, a 39-year-old landscaper who came to the US with his family illegally at age 10. Mr Garcia was separated from his wife and children this week when Immigrations and Customs Enforcement (ICE) deported him to Mexico. Mr Garcia will not be allowed back into the US for a decade, but his wife says she will keep fighting to bring him back sooner.

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US border patrol exposed kicking over water bottles left for migrants

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US border patrol agents are routinely sabotaging water supplies left for migrants in the Arizona desert, condemning them to death, humanitarian groups have said. Travellers attempting to cross into the US from Mexico regularly die of dehydration, as well as exposure to extreme heat or cold, so aid groups leave water bottles and emergency stocks such as blankets at points throughout the Sonoran desert. A video released by the groups showed border patrol agents kicking over water bottles and pouring away their contents.

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Jeff Flake: Republican senator compares Trump to Stalin... after voting to hand President more spying powers

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A Republican senator who compared Donald Trump to Josef Stalin has been criticised after he voted to hand the President more spying powers just hours earlier. On Wednesday, Jeff Flake attacked Mr Trump’s “unrelenting daily assault on the constitutionally-protected free press” and compared his “enemy of the people” jibes at the media to the Russian dictator’s purging of opponents.

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Russia's S-400 Is Way More Dangerous Than You Think

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Saudi Arabia’s agreement to purchase the S-400 anti-aircraft Triumf anti-missile system from Russia is a major blow to the United States and its European allies. Egypt already has the S-300VM system (also known as the Antey 2500) which can engage short- and intermediate-range ballistic missiles, cruise missiles, precision guided weapons, strategic and tactical aircraft, as well as early warning and electronic warfare aircraft. Among other countries with the S-300 system are Greece, a NATO ally who got them from Cyprus when the Turks threatened Cyprus with war unless the country gave up its missiles.

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Land Rover announces 70th anniversary V-8 Defender

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Land Rover announces 70th anniversary V-8 Defender

Sometimes a vehicle that’s been officially killed-off by its manufacturer simply refuses to lie down and die, and that seems to be the case with the Land Rover Defender. Despite its agricultural nature and lack of creature comforts, it’s one of those vehicles that will always be loved by enthusiasts. It therefore shouldn’t come as too much of a surprise that Land Rover is producing a limited edition, high-performance version of the Defender to celebrate the company’s 70th anniversary this year.

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Tillerson says Russia helps North Korea get fuel

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Tillerson says Russia helps North Korea get fuel

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says that Russia is helping North Korea evade some of the sanctions imposed on it to force it to halt its nuclear missile program. Last year, Russia signed up to United Nations sanctions pushed by Washington as a way to force Kim Jong-Un’s regime to come to the table and negotiate disarmament. Asked what in particular Russian sources are allegedly providing to Pyongyang, Tillerson said: “Fuel.

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