Li Qiang appointed as China’s new prime minister

Li Qiang was appointed China’s new prime minister Saturday at the 14th National People’s Congress. Nominated by President Xi Jinping, Li, the former Communist Party chief of Shanghai, received the votes from 2,936 delegates, 3 against and 8 abstentions. Li, 63, will replace Li Keqiang who served two terms — 10 years. Source: Anadolu Agency […]

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Israeli attorney general freezes decision by national security head to sack Tel Aviv police chief

The Israeli Attorney General’s office ordered the suspension Friday of a decision by National Security Minister Itamar Ben-Gvir to remove Amichai Eshed, Tel Aviv’s region police chief. Public broadcaster KAN said Attorney General Gali Baharav-Miara questioned the legality of the decision it said was “politically motivated.” KAN said Baharav-Miara sent a letter to Ben-Gvir stressing […]

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