Tag: detained

Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID

Re-defining “undocumented”: TSA allows illegal immigrants board flights without any ID

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019 18:45 0

US Transportation Security Administration has brought a new meaning to the term "undocumented" by permitting illegal aliens to fly domestically, without ANY legal ID papers, ... Read More

Four people killed, two wounded in Australia hotel shooting

Four people killed, two wounded in Australia hotel shooting

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 4, 2019 21:58 0

At least four people were killed and one injured in the hotel attack in the city of Darwin in northern Australia. The attack took place ... Read More

Organizing the rape of children: A lucrative tourism business for former Israeli soldier

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019 06:25 0

Tourists travel to Colombia often loo0king for drugs and to rape children. This is a  very dark side of tourism. Sexual exploitation and trafficking of ... Read More

Myanmar Tourism Police arrests accused Sri Lanka Terror Suspect

Myanmar Tourism Police arrests accused Sri Lanka Terror Suspect

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 24, 2019 04:16 0

Myanmar Tourist Police arrested a Sri Lankan man Thursday afternoon. The tourist from Sri Lanka is accused to have connections with those involved in the ... Read More

DNA test shows 30% of migrants detained at US border not related to ‘their’ children

DNA test shows 30% of migrants detained at US border not related to ‘their’ children

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019 18:10 0

DNA tests of migrant children arrested at the US-Mexico border with their families have revealed the minors were not related to the adults accompanying them. ... Read More

Sri Lanka bans all face coverings after Islamic terrorists kill 253 people in Easter attacks

Sri Lanka bans all face coverings after Islamic terrorists kill 253 people in Easter attacks

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 29, 2019 18:40 0

Under a state of emergency after a spate of suicide bombings last week, Sri Lanka has imposed a ban on all forms of face coverings. ... Read More

Explosions rock Sri Lankan town as police hunt for Islamic terrorists behind Easter bombings

Explosions rock Sri Lankan town as police hunt for Islamic terrorists behind Easter bombings

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 26, 2019 15:38 0

Three explosions have reportedly rocked a city on Sri Lanka’s eastern seaboard as the police and the army carry out searches targeting suspects from last ... Read More

UK Foreign Office urged to update UAE travel warnings

UK Foreign Office urged to update UAE travel warnings

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- April 12, 2019 13:20 0

British legal group Detained in Dubai has urged the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) to update its UAE travel warnings to UK tourists in ... Read More

UNESCO, African Union and Ethiopia Role Model on World Press Freedom?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 29, 2019 09:15 0

Ethiopian Airlines, has been chosen as the Official Carrier for the 2019 World Press Freedom Day Global Conference to be held in Addis Ababa from ... Read More

Attention Airport Officials: Naked man on the tarmac

Attention Airport Officials: Naked man on the tarmac

editor editor- March 27, 2019 21:08 0

Is this the new way to fly? Naked? A male passenger dressed only in his birthday suit was spotted trying to board his flight completely ... Read More

“It’s easier to fly nude”: Naked man attempts to board plane in Moscow airport

“It’s easier to fly nude”: Naked man attempts to board plane in Moscow airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 23, 2019 17:31 0

A man was filmed trying to board a plane to Crimea in a Moscow airport after stripping in public. He stood in the line for ... Read More

26 killed, dozens injured in China tour bus disaster

26 killed, dozens injured in China tour bus disaster

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 23, 2019 01:14 0

According to Hunan provincial officials and local police, 26 people were killed and 28 injured after a tour bus caught fire on a highway in ... Read More

Brazil’s former president Michel Temer arrested

Brazil’s former president Michel Temer arrested

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 21, 2019 17:17 0

Brazil’s former president Michel Temer has been arrested as part of a sweeping anti-corruption probe, media reports say. Temer took the office in 2016 after ... Read More

In bizarre tit-for-tat, Ukraine detains, denies entry to Israeli tourists

In bizarre tit-for-tat, Ukraine detains, denies entry to Israeli tourists

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2019 16:40 0

Thirty-five Israeli tourists were detained at Ukraine's Kiev Airport and barred from entering the country on Friday. The incident appears to be a some sort ... Read More

US Travel Advisory ups warning level for travel to Turkey

US Travel Advisory ups warning level for travel to Turkey

editor editor- February 16, 2019 02:38 0

The U.S. Travel Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs, today issued a "Level 3: Reconsider Travel" advisory for Turkey due to terrorism and arbitrary ... Read More

Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?

Why does the European Union Parliament condemn Zimbabwe again?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- February 14, 2019 23:36 0

The European Union yesterday renewed sanctions against Zimbabwe after condemning the chaotic situation of human right abuses in that Southern African country. Here is what ... Read More

‘Not terror-related’: Man with ‘knife’ arrested at Heathrow Airport

‘Not terror-related’: Man with ‘knife’ arrested at Heathrow Airport

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 3, 2019 17:23 0

Armed police were called in after initial reports of man seen in possession of a knife at London’s major air hub, Heathrow Airport. The person ... Read More

Uganda officials bust major ivory and pangolin scales smuggling racket

Uganda officials bust major ivory and pangolin scales smuggling racket

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019 20:20 0

Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has started reaping the results from the introduction of Non-intrusive Cargo Inspection (NII) scanning technology that this week, uncovered a major ... Read More

“Tour operator” fleeces US tourists of $20K, arrested by Uganda’s Tourism Police

“Tour operator” fleeces US tourists of $20K, arrested by Uganda’s Tourism Police

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 26, 2019 17:20 0

Tourism Police on the morning of Friday, January 25, arrested a quack tour operator who had fleeced a family of American tourists that had paid ... Read More

‘Attempted hijacking’: Aeroflot passenger demands to be flown to Afghanistan

‘Attempted hijacking’: Aeroflot passenger demands to be flown to Afghanistan

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 22, 2019 15:34 0

Russian Aeroflot Flight SU1515 was forced to make an emergency landing after a passenger attempted to hijack the aircraft, demanding that the plane be diverted ... Read More

UK: EU citizens living in Britain must apply for ‘settled status’

UK: EU citizens living in Britain must apply for ‘settled status’

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 21, 2019 15:27 0

Britain is rolling out a program to help register an estimated 3.5 million EU citizens living in the UK. The plan enters the test phase ... Read More

Special Forces unit deployed after Cologne train station shooting

Special Forces unit deployed after Cologne train station shooting

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 4, 2019 18:10 0

German police have deployed a Special Forces unit to central Cologne following a shooting incident that took place near the central railway station. At least ... Read More

Updated US Travel Advisory for China: Will China tourism officials retaliate?

Updated US Travel Advisory for China: Will China tourism officials retaliate?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 3, 2019 21:45 0

Every day 8000 Chinese tourists enter the United States, and every day an average of 5000 American tourists enter China. Americans should exercise increased caution ... Read More

Manchester police: New Year’s Eve train station stabbing spree “terrorist attack”

Manchester police: New Year’s Eve train station stabbing spree “terrorist attack”

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 1, 2019 15:51 0

British police say that the stabbing spree which occurred in Manchester on New Year’s Eve is being investigated as terror-related attack. Three people - including ... Read More

Act of terror in Tokyo Shinjuku tourist area during New Years celebration

Act of terror in Tokyo Shinjuku tourist area during New Years celebration

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 1, 2019 08:38 0

New Years in Tokyo turned violent when a car slammed into crowds who were celebrating  New Year early on Jan. 1. leaving 9 injured. The ... Read More

American tourist arrested in Moscow ‘on suspicion of espionage’

American tourist arrested in Moscow ‘on suspicion of espionage’

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 31, 2018 16:30 0

Public relations center of Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB), which is the successor to the KGB, said on Monday that FSB has detained US citizen ... Read More

Hannover Airport on lockdown, flights suspended after car-ramming attack

Hannover Airport on lockdown, flights suspended after car-ramming attack

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 29, 2018 19:47 0

Germany's Hannover Airport has been shut down by German police, who were sweeping security areas after a man rammed through a gate in a vehicle ... Read More

Tourists killed and beheaded in terror attack in Morocco: Arrests made

Tourists killed and beheaded in terror attack in Morocco: Arrests made

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 25, 2018 21:36 2

The arrests were made in several cities in the kingdom, bringing to 18 the number of people detained over the double-murder, said Abdelhak Khiam, head of Morocco's central ... Read More

8 killed, 22 injured: Hijacked bus plows into crowd in Longyan, China

8 killed, 22 injured: Hijacked bus plows into crowd in Longyan, China

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 25, 2018 17:21 0

A man has hijacked a bus and drove it into a crowd of people in China’s city of Longyan, killing 8 people and injuring 22 ... Read More

Thailand Tourism Safety Image in question?

Thailand Tourism Safety Image in question?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 23, 2018 10:53 0

A conflict between FIFA, Australia, and Bahrain on a human rights and an asylum case for involving a pro football star Hakeem AlAraibi wanted by ... Read More

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