Hong Kong's anti-Beijing protesters returned to the streets for a series of marches and rallies after a rare period of calm in nearly six months of unrest.
Rows of students and alumni joined hands chanting "Hong Kong people, add oil", a phrase which has become a rallying cry of encouragement for the anti-Beijing protest movement.
Not only will the closure lead to a bureaucratic nightmare for Palestinians, but it is also a strong indication of how Palestinians will continue to be marginalised as their fates are contemplated by the US and Israel.
Police did not identify any of the embassies or consulates involved. Australian media say the missions affected include the UK, US, New Zealand, India, Japan, Pakistan, South Korea, Germany, Greece, Spain, Seychelles, Switzerland, Croatia and Egypt.
Last December, the Nigerian government confirmed that nearly 70 percent of inmates in prisons were awaiting trial. Now a number of tech-driven nonprofits and social media movements have appeared across the country to counter this trend.
The Sentinelese people are resistant to outsiders and often attack anyone who comes near, and visits to the island are heavily restricted by the government.
A Turkish court says Andrew Brunson must stay in jail pending his trial on spying and terrorism charges.
Scores of foreign ambassadors receive notices to leave the country, in a move that comes as retaliation for the coordinated expulsion of over 150 Russian diplomats by the UK and its allies.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov announced on Thursday that Moscow has decided to close the US consulate in Saint Petersburg and expel “the same number of diplomats," over the spy poisoning affair.
Russia will shut down the US consulate in St Petersburg and expel the same number of envoys the US and other countries expelled, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov says.
Extradition of Fetullah Gulen, detentions and business will top the agenda.
Turkish journalist Hilal Kaplan says US ambassador Bass cancelled her invitation because of a headline story on the newspaper she works for.
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