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(2019,

A proposal by U.S. President Donald Trump to legally designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorist groups is on hold at the behest of his Mexican counterpart, Andrés Manuel López Obrador. “We thank President Trump for respecting our decisions and for choosing to maintain a policy of good neighbourliness, a policy of cooperation with us,” the Mexican leader says. Trump says he would step up “joint efforts to deal decisively” with the cartels.

(2019,

A Harvard University freshman denied entry to the U.S. when Customs and Border Protection deemed him inadmissible based on information the CBP said was found on the 17-year-old Palestinian’s electronic devices. CBP, declining details, now confirms that “Ismail Ajjawi overcame all grounds of inadmissability.”

(2019,

Zelimkhan Khangoshvili, a Chechen who fought Russian troops and had been living in exile in Germany, was shot in broad daylight in a Berlin park. Police arrested a Russian shortly afterward and have recovered a pistol they say was used in the attack.