US announces largest single transfer of Guantanamo detainees

US announces largest single transfer of Guantanamo detainees

U.S. officials said on Monday 15 inmates from the Guantanamo prison were transferred to the United Arab Emirates, the single largest transfer of Guantanamo detainees during President Barack Obama’s administration. The transfer of the 12 Yemeni and three Afghan citizens brings the total number of detainees down to 61 at the U.S. naval base in […]

No access to single market without freedom of movement, EU tells Britain

No access to single market without freedom of movement, EU tells Britain

European Union leaders on Wednesday spelled out stark conditions for a new relationship with a departing Britain, warning that if British business wants to keep access to Europe’s single market, the country must accept European workers as well. The leaders produced no clear rehaul for their shaken union after an unusual and emotionally charged summit, […]

Tropical Island Resort–World’s Largest Indoor Rainforest

Tropical Island Resort–World’s Largest Indoor Rainforest

Tropical Islands Resort is an artificial tropical resort located about 60 kilometers south of Berlin and is housed within the largest free-standing dome in the world. This massive airplane-hanger-like structure is 360 meters long, 210 meters wide, 107 meters high, and is supported by 14,000 tons of steel. It is large enough to host 8 […]