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warning strike hits large parts of the Berlin transport system (3.14 and 6.04 p.m.) – government adviser calls for Smartphone-prohibition for children under 14 (5.04 PM)doctor: Trump has somewhat increased, but is in “very good health” (1.08 PM), Almost every fifth child grows up in Wars or conflicts (0.05 PM)
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+++ 6.04 PM: a Big warning strike hits Berlin public transport +++
In the case of the Berlin transport companies (BVG) has begun in the Morning, a warning strike. Buses and trams remained in the Depots, metro stations closed. In the capital, hundreds of thousands of passengers are affected. “The strike starts on schedule,” said Verdi spokesman in the Morning. The Union had called for the 14,000 employees of the BVG and its subsidiary, Berlin Transport, the right to stop work. Also most of the buses to fall out. At 12.00 of the day of action to end. The company expects, however, that the transport is, then, a few hours of irregular.
The regional trains and S-Bahn go according to Plan. Additional trains on lines S1 and S5. In the operation of some bus lines in the suburbs and the ferries of the BVG stay .
+++ 5.04 PM: government Advisor Smartphone ban for children under 14 +++
calls naked to spread images of their peers, even in elementary school students according to the assessment of experts. “Perpetrators and victims are getting younger and younger,” said Julia von Weiler, Internet expert in the Advisory Board of the abuse Commissioner of the German government, the Newspapers of the Funke media group (including the “Neue Ruhr Zeitung”). There are already Nine – to eleven-year-old pornographic images watched or Masturbation videos of peers-spread, the managing Director of the Association Innocence in Danger. Of hamlet, a Smartphone-prohibition for children under 14 years of age calls for.
“So, how do we protect children from alcohol or other drugs, should we also protect you from the risks of a too-early use of smartphones,” she said. Of Weiler’s proposal for a Ban of the abuse Commissioner of the German government, John commented-Wilhelm Rörig, thus: “A statutory age limit for Smartphones might be a quick and supposedly simple solution.” You did not resolve the basic problem of the lack of protection in the network, said Rörig the Newspapers of the Funke media group.
+++ 5.02 PM: Haiti’s President Moïse breaks after a week of violent protests, his Silence +++
After a week of violent protests and calls for his resignation, has spoken of Haiti’s controversial President Jovenel Moïse his Silence. In a televised address Moïse warned that he “will leave the country, armed Gangs and drug traffickers”. A resignation of the head of state has rejected: Former transitional governments, had brought the Caribbean state, “disaster and disorder”. He called on the Opposition to dialogue, and announced a “package of measures” for the population.
at Almost the same time the United States withdrew all non-urgent in the impoverished Caribbean state is required to diplomats. The US state Department spoke of “violent and unpredictable” demonstrations in the capital, Port-au-Prince and in other parts of the country. U.S. citizens were warned not to travel to Haiti. In the country during violent protests in the past few days has killed seven people.
+++ 3.14 PM: warning strike hits large parts of the Berlin transport +++
In the case of the Berlin transport companies (BVG) has begun in the Morning, a warning strike. Buses and trams remained in the Depots, metro stations closed. Hundreds of thousands of passengers are affected. “The recusal of runs in these minutes. Some night buses are on the road. But at about 3.30 PM, will be all the vehicles in the Depots,” said Verdi spokesman in the early Morning.
The Union had called for the 14,000 employees of the BVG and its subsidiary, Berlin Transport, the right to stop work. Also most of the buses to fall out. At 12.00 of the day of action to end. The company expects, however, that the transport is, then, a few hours of irregular.
buses, streets and subways in Berlin to stay for the time being, mostly in the Depots of
©Paul Zinken DPA +++ 3.07 PM: the US house of representatives agreed on a budget compromise to +++
Though the budget is: Trump wants to enforce a state of emergency the building of the wall
According to the U.S. Senate, the house of representatives has agreed to the budget compromise. The deputies voted for the Republicans and Democrats negotiated draft law on the state budget, with a new “shutdown” is to be prevented. He must now be signed by US President Donald Trump.
+++ 2.08 PM: Bill Barr is the new US Minister of justice +++
The 68-year-old attorney Bill Barr is the new US Minister of justice. Due to Comments about the investigation to the Russia-affair highly controversial Cabinet candidate received the required consent of the Senate in Washington. He put then in the presence of US President Donald Trump in the Oval Office of the White house, his oath of office.
The new Minister is considered by the Democrats with suspicion, because he decidedly had in a Memo for the Ministry of justice critical of parts of the work of the special investigator Robert Mueller expressed. Now he takes on the supervision of Mueller.
+++ 1.08 PM: doctor: Trump has somewhat increased, but is in “very good health” +++
US President Donald Trump has risen in a year, but is still in “very good health”. To be a doctor, Sean Conley certificate in his published health. The 1.90 meters large, head of state weighs thus 110 kilograms and two kilograms more than a year ago. With the weight of the U.S. President comes to a Body Mass Index of over 30 is overweight.
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By Daniel Wüstenberg
The resting heart rate of 72-Year-old is 70 beats per Minute – a year ago, there were still 68. Because of high cholesterol values rose Conley, who had undergone Trump last week, a medical examination, the dose of the Cholesterol-lowering drug Rosuvastatin from a day to ten milligrams to 40 milligrams.
+++ 0.36 PM: car crashes in the state of Rheinland-Pfalz of bridge – driver dies +++
A motorist is in Rhineland-Palatinate with his car from a bridge injured fell and deadly worthe. As the police informed, was lost to the man in the evening on the way from Oggersheim and Frankenthal, when his vehicle from the road. The car ran over several signs, raced over a green area, through a bridge railing and crashed several feet deep on a road. The 30-year-old man at the wheel died at the scene of the accident.
+++ 0.05 PM: Almost every fifth child grows up in Wars or conflicts +++
More than 100,000 babies die every year because of wars and conflicts in the ten worst-affected countries. According to a report by the children’s rights organization Save the Children on the occasion of the Munich security conference has been published.
Almost every fifth child grows up, therefore, in a conflict area. “This is more than ever in the past 20 years,” said the head of Save the Children International, Helle Thorning-Schmidt. In 2017, the 420 million girls and boys were, in the beginning of the 1990s, about half as many. One of the ten most dangerous countries for children, the organization, Afghanistan, Yemen, South Sudan, the Central African Republic, the democratic Republic of the Congo, Syria, Iraq, Nigeria, Somalia and Mali.
+++ 0: 00: misuse case Lügde: circle of Suspects is bigger +++
After the mass sexual abuse adhere to children on a campsite in Lügde has expanded the circle of Suspects to six. Three men are already sitting as the main suspect in custody. Against a further accused, a proceeding on suspicion of obstruction of justice had been launched, said the NRW Minister of the interior, Herbert Reul (CDU) on Thursday in the Committee on internal Affairs of the country tags. According to the news Agency DPA, the Person is in an urgent suspicion to have data manipulated.
In addition, a suspicion was currently up against two other people, said Reul. In these two cases, according to DPA-information to aid, not complicity. The procedure for obstruction of justice judge, also, not against a public official.
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