Duterte slams building of ‘permanent’ US weapon depot in Philippines, threatens to tear up treaty

TrendsViral Duterte alleged that the Trump administration was moving arsenal into three provinces of the Philippines intending to store it there permanently. During an impassioned televised news conference Sunday, Duterte said, “They’re unloading arms in the Philippines now .

#DeleteUber: Twitteratti wrath is swift as Uber drivers ‘break’ JFK taxi strike

TrendsViral The New York Taxi Alliance announced a one-hour work stoppage at JFK airport Saturday evening as protesters called for immigrants, detained on the back of Trump’s executive order banning US entry to citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries, to be released.

Kurdish militia tortured children to extract ISIS confessions – HRW

“KRG authorities should ensure the wellbeing of children captured after living under ISIS and not mistreat them,” Lama Fakih, deputy Middle East director at HRW said. “The brutal abuse of children produces false confessions, can cause lifelong suffering, and blurs the moral line between ISIS and its foes.

Fire breaks out in former school turned refugee center in Berlin (VIDEO)

The fire broke out on the second floor of the building located in the Kreuzberg district in central Berlin early morning on Sunday, local media reported. The local fire department received the distress call about 06:50 (local time) (05:50 GMT), according to the Berliner Morgenpost.

‘You don’t belong in this country’: Hate tweet sparks $250k crowdfund for Syrian refugees

TrendsViral The ‘Donating to Syrian Refugees in the Name of the Dude Who Said I Don’t Belong in America’ campaign has garnered huge online support since being launched in the immediate aftermath of President Donald Trump’s indefinite ban on Syrian refugees from entering the United States.