UK By Rachel Schraer BBC Reality Check 5 December 2018 Share this with Facebook Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share this with Email Share this with Facebook Share this with WhatsApp Share this with Messenger Share this with Twitter Share Share this with These are external links and will open in a new window Email Share this with Email Facebook Share this with Facebook Messenger Share this with Messenger Messenger Share this with Messenger Twitter Share this with Twitter Pinterest Share this with Pinterest WhatsApp Share this with WhatsApp LinkedIn Share this with LinkedIn Copy this link https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-46111605 Read more about sharing. These are external links and will open in a new window Close share panel Related TopicsReality Check Councils are in trouble - this much we know. They are cutting services, … [Read more...] about Are these councils defying the cuts?
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News / World by Press Association 02/09/2018, 11:12 am FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter At least six people have been killed, including two children, after a suicide bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle outside a district headquarters in Somalia’s capital. Captain Mohamed Hussein said the bomber tried to speed through a checkpoint but was stopped by security forces, prompting him to detonate the vehicle near the gate of Howlwadag district headquarters in Mogadishu. The three soldiers who stopped the truck were killed instantly and the three others killed were civilians, said the Mogadishu mayor’s spokesman Salah Hassan Omar. Fourteen people, including six children, need intensive care, said the Aamin ambulance service. Among the wounded was deputy district commissioner Ibrah Hassan Matan. Many victims were students at a nearby Islamic school. Officials warned there could be more casualties as the … [Read more...] about Children among dead as Somalian capital hit by suicide car bombing
0 Post a comment Monday, 27 August 2018 - Local People WHITEHILL and Bordon residents have just a few days left to tell the NHS what they think of local healthcare services. Patients in the area are being asked for their views on outpatient clinics provided at the Chase Community Hospital.The NHS said that with “declining numbers of patients using their services”, Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (HHFT) “is exploring the possibility of relocating the services it provides”. Hampshire Hospitals is working with NHS South Eastern Hampshire Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG), which plans and funds the majority of health services for residents in the area, on finding a solution that works “best for patients”.A public survey has been launched and meetings have been held with local community groups so that residents can “have their say”.But some local people have already told the NHS what they think of these plans. One resident … [Read more...] about Deadline looms for views on health care
The Western air strikes in Syria which took place after days of accusations and recriminations with Russia were, at the end, relatively limited in scale, focusing on sites linked to chemical weapons and carefully attempting to avoid Russian and Iranian casualties. Missiles were fired along with sorties by aeroplanes – including four RAF Tornados and four French Rafales and Mirages – in a mission lasting 68 minutes aimed at air bases, command-and-control centres and storage facilities. But crucially, despite the Twitter threat from Donald Trump of dealing with “gas killing animal” Syrian president Bashar al-Assad, there was no targeting of Mr Assad or his coterie. After the raids, Mr Trump declared that the US and its allies had “marshalled their righteous power against barbarism and brutality”. But the US defence secretary, James Mattis, was quick to stress that the “one-off” operation was not aimed at Syria’s political leadership, … [Read more...] about Syria air strikes: US-led attack careful to avoid any Russian and Iranian casualties
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