Friday March 15, 2019 08:03 AM Hungary's president has sent a telegram to New Zealand's governor-general expressing all Hungarians' condolences to the families and friends of the victims' in the "ruthless attack" against the two Christchurch mosques Written by The Associated Press ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on global reaction to the deadly shootings in two mosques in New Zealand (all times local): 3 p.m. Hungary's president has sent a telegram to New Zealand's governor-general expressing all Hungarians' condolences to the families and friends of the victims' in the "ruthless attack" against the two Christchurch mosques. President Janos Ader said he was "deeply shocked" by the news and wished the injured a speedy and full recovery. Ader said that "in these difficult hours, we all express our sympathies with those who mourn their loved ones lost in this pointless terror attack." ___ 2:55 p.m. U.S. President Donald Trump is expressing "warmest sympathy and best … [Read more...] about The Latest: Hungarian president expresses condolences to NZ
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World International Affairs A little over 100 years after the Ottoman Turks killed around 1.5 million of the empire’s Armenian citizens, Turkey’s president is tweeting in Armenian. On Friday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan surprised Twitter users with a message in the language of Turkey’s small neighbor Armenia, with whom Ankara has had a tense relationship since World War I. "I was deeply saddened by the death of the Armenian Patriarch of Turkey, the honorable Mesrob Mutafyan. I offer my condolences to his family, relatives, and our Armenian citizens," Erdogan Tweeted on Friday in Armenian, in a message directed at the estimated 60,000 Armenians living in Turkey today. The Tweet was written following the death of the Armenian Patriarch Mesrob Mutafyan, who died on Friday after suffering from early onset dementia for over a decade. His death will pave the way for the election of a replacement, something Turkey’s small but influential Armenian population … [Read more...] about Turkey’s Erdogan Sends Tweet in Armenian for First Time, but Is It About Healing Wounds Or Increasing Power?
MONTPELIER, Vt. (WCAX) Gov. Phil Scott: "President Bush served our country proudly as our 41st President, Vice President, Congressman, ambassador to the United Nations, CIA director and more. As many others of that generation did, he enlisted and served bravely in World War II as a member of the U.S. Navy. "I greatly appreciate his leadership, service and his work to inspire others to serve, calling for us to rise and spread 'a thousand points of light in a broad and peaceful sky.' This message remains a powerful reminder of the greatness Americans can achieve. "I'm saddened to hear of his passing, and I send my thoughts and condolences to the Bush family, his friends, colleagues and all who mourn his loss today." Sen. Patrick Leahy: "He was the last President of the Greatest Generation, and he leaves a lasting legacy of true and meaningful public service. While we had our share of differences over policy, his decency, his civility and his humility have never been a more important … [Read more...] about Political leaders share Bush condolences
Model and actress Kim Porter, who dated Diddy for several years and shared three children with him, died Thursday. Porter, who also appeared on Diddy's VH1 reality show "I Want to Work for Diddy," was 47. "Sadly, I can confirm the passing of Kim Porter," her rep said in a statement. "I ask that you give the families privacy at this time." Los Angeles police told ET that North Hollywood officers responded to a death investigation call at a Toluca Lake, California, residence. A cause of death has not been announced, but a source told TMZ, who broke the news, that Porter had been suffering from pneumonia. Porter rose to fame when she began dating Diddy in 1994. The couple dated on and off for 13 years before splitting for good in 2007. The two shared twin daughters Jessie James and D'Lila, 11, and son Christian, 20. Porter also had a 27-year-old son, Quincy, from her former marriage to producer Al B. Sure! The actress appeared on the TV series "Wicked Wicked Games" in 2006 and … [Read more...] about Actress and model Kim Porter, Diddy’s ex-girlfriend, is dead at 47
ENTERTAINMENT 11/15/2018 06:42 pm ET Porter was the former longtime girlfriend of Diddy, with whom she had three children. By David Moye Model and actress Kim Porter was found dead Thursday at her L.A. area home. She was 47. Law enforcement officials told TMZ, which first reported the news, that they received a call from Porter’s home in Toluca Lake around noon reporting a cardiac arrest. Porter’s representative Cindy Berger confirmed the death to Variety and CNN. “Sadly, I can confirm the passing of Kim Porter. I ask that you give the families privacy at this time,” she said in a statement. Berger did not immediately reply to a request for comment from HuffPost. The cause of death is still unclear. However, TMZ reported that an anonymous source told the outlet Porter had suffered from flu-like symptoms, and possibly pneumonia, for several weeks. Born in Columbus, Georgia in 1971, Porter moved to Atlanta in 1988 to pursue a … [Read more...] about Model And Actress Kim Porter Dead At 47