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A dead in clashes on the Gaza border (7.57 p.m.)rescue Rangers baby Elephant after days from the mud pit (7.17 PM)Five Dead in Explosion at Chinese factory (6.46 PM)Trump wants to make Mexico border density (3.02 p.m.)Red cross to bring relief supplies to Venezuela (0.53 PM)+++ 10.24 PM: Stegner wants to again as SPD Federal Vice-run +++
Ralf Stegner wants to again run for the Post of the SPD Federal Vice. “This of course depends on the circumstances, but at the present time I have it,” said Stegner on Saturday the German press Agency in Norderstedt prior to the start of the SPD party day . The elections for the SPD Federal Executive Committee are planned this year. Stegner retires after twelve years out of office as the schleswig-Holstein state Chairman. At the party Congress should be chosen at noon, the member of the Landtag Serpil Midyatli to Stegners successor.
On Twitter Stegner made on Saturday morning clear, the waiver of the country’s presidency would mean the end of his political career: “For the friends and for the enemy: to retreat is not,” tweeted the 59-Year-old. “As a group Chairman and leader of the opposition in the Parliament and as a Deputy Federal Chairman of the SPD, I still have some of that.” In the summer of Stegner wants to run again for the presidency of the SPD parliamentary group in Kiel.
+++ 9.59 PM: Ten alleged Islamists due to a terror suspected arrested +++
In the case of Anti-terrorist operations in North Rhine-Westphalia and Baden-Württemberg took the police ten alleged Islamists. You should have planned a terrorist attack. It is the suspicion of preparing a serious state was dangerous to the Offence, said a spokesman for the leading General Prosecutor’s office in Düsseldorf on Saturday.
There is, however, no references to specific objectives or a specific fact, he stressed. The police are investigating, therefore, possible Links to the terrorist militia Islamic state (IS). “We suspect that it is a splinter group of the IS or sympathisers,” he said. Previously had reported the “Bild-Zeitung”and the “Rheinische Post”.
It searches in Essen, Düsseldorf, Wuppertal, Mönchengladbach, Duisburg, as well as in baden-württemberg, Ulm. The action had begun on Friday morning and Saturday morning took. “You have to watch if the was found, what was looking for,” said the spokesperson. Whether arrest warrants would be sought against the ten, is still unclear.
Among the ten detained a Tajik. About the nationality of the other Suspects nothing, it was first known. A connection with the Odyssey of a 19-Year-old on Friday in the city centre of Essen, the investigators did not see. This was in the Morning with his car at high speed on the road, according to witnesses, in a pedestrian area of the Ruhr metropolis. A special squad arrested the man, finally in his car he had parked there already. A witness had discovered the car and the police alerted.
+++ 9.20 PM: Taliban invade another district – a large number of Dead +++
After two days of Fighting have captured the Taliban, a further district of the ostafghanischen province of Badakhshan. The Islamists are now in the situation, the provincial capital of Feyzabad attack, declared the two provincial councils on Saturday.
In the Fighting were killed, according to the figures, at least twelve members of the security forces. Five more had been wounded and five were missing. The area is located to the East of Kabul near the Pakistan border.
In the case of a Taliban attack in the southeastern province of Sabul were, according to official figures from the Saturday, eight police officers killed. In the night of Friday, at least 15 police officers were killed also in the attacks on the checkpoint in the southeastern province of capital city of Ghazni.
+++ 8.56 PM: New York: hundreds of vaccinations after measles outbreak +++
After a measles outbreak in the U.S. state of New York have in the affected County within two days, hundreds of people vaccinate. Since Wednesday, more than 500 people came to Vaccinate, said chief Executive Ed Day, County of Rockland on Friday evening (local time) the TV channel CNBC.
Rockland County had declared a state of emergency after dozens of measles cases were registered. Non-vaccinated children and Teen are not allowed since then, in public places or go to school. The aim is, according to the chief administrator of the Day that at least 93 per cent of the population are vaccinated.
+++ 8.06 PM: the case of Japanese students on a class trip in Australia drowned +++
On a class trip to Australia, two Japanese students are drowned. The bodies of the two 16-Year-olds were found according to police sources, on Saturday morning at Lake Mackenzie on Fraser Island, a popular tourist destination off the coast of the Eastern state of Queensland. The two boys had been reported on Friday night as missing.
How could this come to the accident, still needed to be clarified, said a police spokesman. Tourists who wanted to go for a swim in Australian waters should be aware of the risks and their own swimming capabilities, be aware, he warned.
+++ 7.57 PM: One dead in clashes on the Gaza border +++
protests on the border between the Gaza strip and Israel killed a Palestinian. The 20-Year-old died on Saturday morning, East of Gaza city by gunfire from the Israeli army, as the Palestinian Ministry of health announced. According to eyewitnesses, he had found more than 100 meters from the border fence removed, as he was hit by the fatal shots.
A spokesman for the Israeli army would not comment to the incident. The radical Islamic Hamas movement has called on the first anniversary of the start of the protests on the border between the Gaza strip and Israel to mass rallies. It expects tens of thousands of participants.
+++ 7.17 PM: Rangers rescue baby Elephant after days from the mud pit +++
Rangers have rescued in Thailand, six baby Elephant out of a deep mud pit in which the animals were sitting, apparently, for days. The Rangers came out on patrol in a national Park to the East of Bangkok on the terrified and helpless, the elephant calves, as Park head Prawartsart Chantheap reported on Saturday.
When they realized that the animals could not come alone from the deep mud-hole out went some of the Ranger on the way to get equipment of your exemption, the other stayed the night at the pit, in order to the calves to take care of. The next Morning, the now with Hoes and spades fitted T began eam to build a ramp for the animals.
After three hours of work were able to leave the mud-covered baby Elephant, the pit finally, on the ramp under its own power. “Come on, let’s go follow each other!” cheered the Ranger in one of the Park’s administration captured Video of the animals. “Come on, kids, let’s go!”
+++ 6.46 PM: Five Dead in Explosion at Chinese factory +++
an Explosion At a factory in Eastern China at least five people have been killed. Trigger of the disaster, a gas leak in the perlite plant in the province of Shandong, have been, local authorities said. How, exactly, could the Explosion in the night to Saturday, was still being determined. Authorities, according to an employee of the Yongli-perlite factory in Qing was taken to Zhou. Perlite is a volcanic glass, widely used for horticulture, as an insulation material or in the plastic production is used.
The incident occurred barely two weeks after one of the worst industrial accidents in the history of China, in which 78 people were killed. In a chemical factory in the Eastern city of Yancheng had broken out after an Explosion a major fire. In China, it always comes back to serious industrial accidents. Safety regulations are often not adhered to.
+++ 5.34 PM: climate-Demos: consequences for students can be different +++
If students demonstrate during class time for more climate protection, the consequences can be, according to the Association of education (VBE) nationwide different. “Some organize project days, other take the are Missing, others give references, stay after school and write essays,” says the VBE Federal Chairman Udo Beckmann, the German press Agency.
Federal States such as Hesse, North Rhine-Westphalia, lower Saxony and Thuringia in the conflict on the existing compulsory education and values Demo-participation as an unexcused Absence. Teachers are not able to cancel according to the VBE of compulsory education, this is the responsibility of the ministries of education of the länder. Of possible fines due to truancy, the Chairman of the Federal parents Council, Stephan Wassmuth has heard nothing yet.
+++ 5.05 PM: the sports Committee discussed Doping scandal and leniency +++
The sports Committee of the Bundestag will deal at its meeting on Wednesday with the Doping scandal of Seefeld and Erfurt, as well as the consequences of that. Were invited Günter Younger, head investigator of the world Anti-Doping Agency, and Kai graves, head of the focus of prosecution of Doping in Munich. In addition, the Chairman of the National Anti-Doping Agency, Andrea Gotzmann, Lars Mortsiefer, Alfons Hörmann, President of the German sports Federation and the athlete representative of the DOSB, Jonathan cook and Amelie Ebert to be expected.
the focus of the discussion should be the subject of leniency for Doping Whistleblower. “I expect the meeting, the experts present their point of view on the hotly debated question of whether, and if so, why the Anti-Doping law should be supplemented by a leniency programme,” said Dagmar Freitag (SPD), the Chairman of the sports Committee. “If policy can improve something, you should do it from my point of view.”
+++ 4.16 PM: To Christchurch-stroke: Facebook rules for Live to toughen-Videos +++
Facebook has announced after the deadly attack in Christchurch, to tighten its rules for Live Videos. A lot of people would ask “behind how Online platforms have been used such as Facebook, to spread the horrible Videos of the attack,” said Facebook Manager Sheryl Sandberg on Friday. So, in the future, users of Facebook are to be excluded Live, the have failed in the past against the community standards of the network. In addition, Facebook is investing in Software to detect quickly edited versions of violence videos or images.
“As a result of the terrorist attack, we take three measures: The rules for Facebook Live intensify the fight against hate on its platforms enhance and new Zealand support,” said Sandberg, number two in the Facebook group.
+++ 3.02 PM: Trump wants to make Mexico border density +++
US President Donald Trump has once more threatened with a closure of the border to Mexico – this time connected with an Ultimatum to the Mexican government. “If Mexico does not stop immediately stop any and all illegal Migration into the United States through our southern border, I’m going to close the border or large parts of the border next week,” wrote Trump on Friday on Twitter. The probability that it will come, was “very large”. It is so easy for Mexico to prevent illegal Migration, “but they just take our money and “talk” to,” wrote Trump.
Mexico must stop the so-called migrants, and caravans to the North. “If you don’t stop, we close the border,” said Trump. “I don’t play games.” The closure of the Border could include any trade. Mexico have for years had a massive trade surplus of 100 billion dollars to the United States.
The Mexican government will, however, not to put pressure on you. “Mexico is not on the basis of threats,” wrote the foreign Minister, Marcelo Ebrard on Twitter. “We are great neighbors. The 1.5 million US citizens that have made our country your home talk, the largest group originating outside of the United States. For you, we are also the best neighbours you could wish for.”
+++ 2.21 PM: refugee Agency calls for a new rescue mission in the Mediterranean +++
The UN refugee Agency, UNHCR, has called for the EU decision on the withdrawal of the ships of the Mediterranean Mission “Sophia” new measures for rescue of people in distress at sea. “It needs more ships, no matter who makes them in the waters between Libya and Europe, where people drown,” said the representative of the UNHCR in Germany, Dominik Bartsch, the “world on Sunday”. The rescue was a “humanitarian and legal imperative, of the for in international Conventions is written,” he added.
Bartsch called the decision of the EU member States a “depressing setback for a Europe of humanity”. A Seemission without ships “means to leave the sea to those that Europe wants to fight, and to leave those to the sea, seeking protection in Europe”.
+++ 1.42 PM: a judge under the memorial to celebrate the coup anniversary in Brazil +++
Shortly before the anniversary of the military coup in Brazil, 55 years ago, a judge has said the controversial celebration. For the Sunday scheduled events in the barracks of the South americaasia, WesErika American country would have to be cancelled, decided by judge Ivani Silva da Luz on Friday. You are in breach, therefore, against the principle of legality, since they were not regulated by law.
at the beginning of the week, a spokesman for the right-wing populist President Jair Bolsonaro had declared to the Ministry of defence had been instructed to “appropriate celebrations” on October 31. To organize the March. The Coup against then-President João Goulart had been initiated in 1964, a 21-year long dictatorship. According to the later-established truth Commission were killed during the military rule 434 people, or deported.
+++ 1.19 clock: BDI-President calls for quick decision-making at the Brexit +++
the President of The industry Association BDI, Dieter Kempf, has asked after the third no of the British Parliament to Brexit-agreement in London to Act. “British policy must as soon as possible to complete the Brexit process,” said Kempf of the Newspapers of the Funke media group (Saturday). “This ambiguous situation is clouding the mood, scares off investors, costing growth and jobs,” he said. There is a “nagging uncertainty” in the economy.
Kempf warned of the consequences for German companies. “We expect a setback for the German economy in the order of magnitude of at least one-half of one percent of the gross domestic product,” reiterated the industry President. The approximately 17 billion euros would be less economic strength “this year alone”. He will assume that every fourth company had to cancel with business connections to the United Kingdom in the event of a hard Brexit.
+++ 0.53 PM: Red cross to bring relief supplies to Venezuela +++
in the face of severe political and economic crisis in Venezuela, the Red cross wants aid deliveries in the South American country. “We will help to bring the goods into the country, but our rules such as the rejection of military intervention must be respected,” said the President of the International red cross and red Crescent societies, Francesco Rocca, on Friday in Caracas. “We are able to help at least 650,000 people with our deliveries.”
The Red cross had no part in the distribution of relief goods, because the organization was afraid to be politically instrumentalised. After a series of talks in Caracas, the way was now free, said Rocca. The help could start in two weeks. “In a power struggle-torn country the humanity has triumphed,” he said. “This is a crucial step to the humanitarian aid in Venezuela to expand.”
mod / DPA / AFP