In a ruling issued on October 3, the International Court of Justice has sided with Iran and ordered the U.S. to suspend its sanctions on the Islamic Republic in a number of key areas including medicines, food and aircraft spare parts.
"He is our national hero," says Batik Airways pilot Ricosetta Mafella.
He is describing the Indonesian air traffic controller whose last act before he died was making sure the plane Mr Mafella was piloting safely escaped the earthquake and tsunami which has devastated Palu in Indonesia.
The Nobel Prize in Physics has just been awarded to three scientists for their "groundbreaking inventions in the field of laser physics." And, for the first time in more than half a century, a woman — Donna Strickland — is one of the winners.
VATICAN CITY — By age 9 or 10, she had her first doubts about the faith, and not long after, she felt confident telling her parents: The Catholic Church, Agata Leoniddi said, seemed “outdated and backwards.”
The likelihood of President Trump winning the black vote in 2016 was already low, given black voting trends, but he still took a shot at it. “What the hell do you have to lose? Give me a chance. I’ll straighten it out,” he said, memorably, at an Akron, Ohio, rally in August 2016.