Archive for September 21st, 2017

The U.S. Is Giving $32 Million To Assist Rohingya Refugees

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

The United States will dispense about $32 million in humanitarian assistance to the Rohingya ethnic minority facing persecution in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, the State Department said Wednesday. “Through this support, the United States will help provide emergency shelter, food security, nutritional assistance, health assistance, psychosocial support, water, sanitation and hygiene, livelihoods, social inclusion, non-food items, disaster [...]

Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico may be months without power

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Hurricane Maria has knocked out electricity for the entire island, home to more than 3.5m people. Read more BBC News – US & Canada

The Sponsors Of Obamacare Repeal Are Trying To Fool America — And Fellow Republicans

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

The co-sponsors of new Senate legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act are misleading America about the effects of their proposal. Read more Yahoo News – Latest News & Headlines

Special counsel Robert Mueller seeks Trump presidency records

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Records relating to Mr Trump’s sacking of the FBI chief are said to be of interest to the probe. Read more BBC News – US & Canada