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French Catholics demand parliament investigate child sex abuse by priests

A group of French Catholics has urged the parliament to establish a special commission tasked with investigating reports of pedophilia within the Roman Catholic Church, which they say continues to ignore and cover the abuse. “We call for the creation of a parliamentary investigative commission to probe the crimes of pedophilia and their concealment within the Catholic Church,” says the ...

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Senate Judiciary Committee asks FBI, DOJ to investigate Kavanaugh accuser for lying

The Senate Judiciary Committee has asked the FBI and the Department of Justice investigators to open a probe into “potentially illegal” actions of one of the accusers of SCOTUS nominee Brett Kavanaugh, who has since recanted. The man, whose name has been redacted from the committee’s letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray and Attorney General Jeff Sessions, alleged that Kavanaugh ...

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UK should investigate Salisbury & Amesbury incidents instead of blaming Russia – foreign ministry

London should focus on the actual investigation into the poisoning incidents in the towns of Salisbury and Amesbury, Russian diplomats said, responding to the new accusations against Moscow produced by the UK defense secretary. Russia’s Embassy in London extended its condolences to the relatives and friends of Dawn Sturgess, who died late on Sunday. The woman and her partner, Charlie ...

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After report on “appalling” conditions, Foxconn will investigate plant that makes Amazon devices

Foxconn Technology Group says it is investigating a factory it operates that makes Amazon devices, including Kindles, after an in-depth report by advocacy group China Labor Watch criticized its “appalling working conditions,” including excessive hours and over-reliance on temporary workers. “We are carrying out a full investigation of the areas raised by the report, and if found to be true, ...

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Papua New Guinea threatens to close Facebook for a month to investigate its harmful impact

Facebook is proving problematic for many governments worldwide, but few would think to shut it down entirely. That’s exactly the approach that Papua New Guinea, the Pacific sea island nation located near Australia, is proposing to take with a new measure that could see the social network closed off for a month. During that period, the government plans to investigate the ...

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‘War crimes’: Palestine calls on ICC to investigate Israeli ‘human rights violations’

The Palestinian Foreign Ministry has asked the International Criminal Court to open a probe into Israeli violations against Palestinians, linked to illegal settlements, calling Tel Aviv’s actions “crimes against humanity”. The settlements are “the single most dangerous threat to Palestinian lives, livelihoods, and national rights,” the ministry said in a statement released on Facebook. Israel called the move “cynical” and claimed the request to the ...

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Lockdown on popular street in Perth as police investigate suspicious package at mall – reports

Published time: 7 May, 2018 06:49 Edited time: 7 May, 2018 06:57 A popular street in the Australian city of Perth is on lockdown while police investigate a suspicious package at a nearby mall, according to local media. A photo posted on social media shows Murray Street cordoned off with police tape, while a video shows locals patiently waiting for ...

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‘They can go anywhere they want in Douma’: OPCW team arrives in Syria to investigate alleged attack

The first four chemical weapons experts from the OPCW have arrived in Syria on a fact-finding mission (FFM) into the April 7 Douma incident, while Western leaders continue to blame the government for the alleged attack. 🔴 In response to media queries, the Spokesperson for the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) confirms that the OPCW Fact-Finding Mission ...

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Top DOJ watchdog to investigate FBI over FISA abuses

The Department of Justice inspector general has announced it will investigate the FBI over the use of a FISA court order to spy on a Trump campaign adviser, after the House Republican memo claimed the process was abused. The review will determine whether the FBI followed proper procedure when it obtained a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) warrant “relating to ...

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Obama campaign hired Fusion GPS to investigate Romney in 2012, book claims

A new book released on Tuesday claims that former President Barack Obama’s 2012 presidential campaign hired investigative firm Fusion GPS to conduct opposition research on Mitt Romney, Obama’s election opponent at the time. The book claims that the Obama campaign paid Fusion GPS through its law firm, Perkins Coie — the same law firm that Hillary Clinton’s campaign would later ...

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