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USA | Trump #MuslimBan 2.0 survives first legal challenge

By Sayeed Yahya  Trump’s second #MuslimBan has survived it’s first legal challenge A top US judge has declined to issue an emergency order banning President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban.   The ruling came from Seattle district judge James Robart, the same judge who had issued the order that halted…



Trump signs second Muslim Ban executive order

By Aisha Butt  Trump has signed a second Muslim Ban executive order, this time excluding Iraq Donald Trump has signed a revised travel ban that will halt entry to the US for people from six Muslim nations, the originally proposed 9 were signed as 7 before being reversed as illegal…


Palestine | Palestinian government tells Trump he is about to “explode” the Middle-East

By Saira Ibrahim Palestine has warned Trump he is about to “explode” the Middle-East   Government spokesperson Ziad Khalil Abu Zayyad warned that relocating the US- Israeli embassy from Tel Aviv to the Palestinian capital city, Jerusalem would “explode the situation” in the entire Middle East and North Africa region,…



Government accused of “full frontal attack” on journalists and whistleblowers

By Tim Derbyshire  The government has come under fire for proposing dramatic new prison sentences for journalists and whistleblowers   The UK government’s legal advisers have been accused of launching a “full-frontal attack” on whistleblowers and journalists over proposals to radically increase prison sentences for revealing state secrets and prosecute…



Theresa May and Trump’s friendship risks domestic social stability

By Habil Al-Basra Theresa May’s buddying up to Trump is putting UK society at risk. According to MP   Theresa May’s less than feeble attempt of a response but not reprimand to Donald Trump’s migrant and refugee order risks making Muslim communities feel even further disenfranchised and disillusioned, a leading…