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by | April 18, 2017 | 02:44

Afghan officials had earlier said the bombing had killed 36 IS fighters, adding that there there were "no military and civilian casualties at all". "Let me be clear - we will not relent in our mission to fight alongside our Afghan comrades to destroy [the Islamic State in Afghanistan] in 2017", he said.

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:35

North Korea launched a ballistic missile on Sunday but it blew up nearly immediately, the U.S. Pacific Command said. Former British Foreign Secretary Sir Malcolm Rifkind first suggested to the BBC that the US could have been behind the failed attempt through an act of sabotage.

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:36

Hours earlier, North Korea carried out a failed missile launch. In recent months it has demonstrated signs that it wants to help the worldwide community force North Korea to back down - in February it banned all coal imports from the country and last week deployed 150,000 troops to the border.

by | April 18, 2017 | 02:30

He said the strike "opens new disturbing scenarios for all", considering that there was no thorough investigation into the chemical attack. U.S. Central Command said coalition aircraft were given the wrong coordinates by their partner forces, the predominantly-Kurdish Syrian Democratic Forces, for the strike on Tuesday that was meant to target IS militants south of their Tabqa stronghold, near the extremists' de facto capital, Raqqa.

by | April 16, 2017 | 02:28

Following today's derby AC Milan are sixth in Serie A, one place and two points above Inter. During the game AC Milan fans exposed a banner against Adriano Galliani who has step down as the club's CEO after that Yonghong Li has finally acquired a majority stake in the club .

by | April 15, 2017 | 02:32

Only weeks ago, it appeared that Trump, who lavishly praised Putin throughout the campaign, was poised for a potentially historic rapprochement with Russian Federation. The White House pointedly said Wednesday that it had seen credible reports that Moscow backed an election-day attack in Montenegro a year ago. On Wednesday, standing with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, Trump echoed that sentiment.

by | April 14, 2017 | 15:05

The Uzbekistan man Rakhmat Akilov , wanted for deportation at the time of Friday's attack, made his first court appearance, entering the heavily guarded courtroom with a green sweater over his head and flanked by his lawyer and a translator.

by | April 14, 2017 | 15:03

They said ISIS does not have chemical weapons. Russian Federation on Wednesday vetoed a United Nations resolution demanding the Syrian government cooperate with an investigation into the alleged chemical attack, blocking Security Council action against its ally for an eighth time .

by | April 13, 2017 | 02:05

According to latest official estimates, about 21 lakh people are living with HIV in India. He said that confidentiality would be maintained for HIV and AIDS patients while giving them medical treatment. He also added that there were 22,000 HIV testing centres in the country, which have conducted over 2.9 crore HIV tests, including 1.3 crore for pregnant women.

by | April 13, 2017 | 02:02

But opponents led by the main opposition party Democratic Alliance (DA) believe a recent cabinet reshuffle that led to the dismissal of respected finance minister Pravin Gordhan may have angered enough ANC members to desert Zuma. "Under an environment of intimidation [in Parliament], people must be protected and voting secretly will help this", he said. Zuma claims many posters depicted black people as baboons.

by | April 13, 2017 | 02:07

In January the coalition was able to secure the east side of the city, which is divided by the Tigris River , and has been battling on the west side of Mosul since mid-February. ISIL's reach peaked in 2014 when it controlled nearly 40 percent of the country. Coalition and Iraqi airstrikes have resulted in scores of civilian deaths, leading to criticism from worldwide rights groups and Russian Federation.

by | April 13, 2017 | 02:04

The U.S. received broad support from Europe after the airstrikes. "I welcome this renewed harmony". Tillerson says the US sees no future role for Assad in Syria, but he says the USA isn't pre-supposing how Assad's departure will occur. "We need to make it clear to Putin that the time to back Assad has gone", he said, warning that Putin was "damaging Russia" by supporting Assad. USA strikes in Syria: Game changer or deterrent? Leading members of the G7, at a summit in Italy, will get ...

by | April 13, 2017 | 02:00

While at a red light, McElrath was spotted handing over "a bag with a green leafy substance" to front-seat passenger Eddie Bryant, who was sitting inside of an Altima right behind Keef's auto. Sizzurp is a mixture of codeine-based prescription cough syrup and soda. Cops slapped Keef with a DUI charge after reportedly failing his sobriety test.

by | April 13, 2017 | 02:02

All reincarnation of the Dalai Lama has followed the religious rituals and history rules, the Chinese Foreign Ministry said in written response to queries about the Dalai Lama's recent comments made in Tawang in Arunachal Pradesh. We will take further action to safeguard the territorial sovereignty and national security". To support China's claim over parts of Arunachal Pradesh, the article cited historical events, saying the state was "separated" from China by the "so-called McMahon Line in ...

by | April 13, 2017 | 01:58

Sessions was also asked what he planned to do about undocumented parents whose child was born in the U.S. Again, he hedged. The White House has also sought to reinvigorate cooperation agreements (which became dormant during the Obama administration) with state and local officials who seek to perform the functions of, and otherwise assist, immigration officers in relation to the investigation, apprehension, and detention of illegal immigrants.

by | April 13, 2017 | 01:54

Trump said he and Xi had finished dinner and were winding down a day-long meeting in Palm Beach. We've just fired 59 missiles, all of which hit, by the way, unbelievable, from, you know, hundreds of miles away, all of which hit, amazing.

by | April 12, 2017 | 03:46

Cell phones are one of the biggest contributing factors to distracted driving, but they are not alone. Law enforcement officials were inside the bus looking for distracted drivers out on the road. This bus tour does more than just spread distracted driving awareness - it also enforces it. Drivers face a $50 fine for distracted driving and, if the offense reoccurs, possible suspension of the drivers license, Richardson said.

by | April 12, 2017 | 03:45

Syrian state media says President Bashar Assad has spoken with his Iranian counterpart following last week's US missile strike on a Syrian air base. "Greater coordination between Iran , Syria and Russian Federation can be very effective in the fight against terrorism".

by | April 11, 2017 | 09:16

Saturday's protests extended a week of unrest sparked by last week's Supreme Court decision in which it assumed the role of the opposition-led congress. The two-time presidential candidate said on Friday the order stripping him of his ability to run in future elections only strengthens his resolve to resist on the streets.

by | April 11, 2017 | 09:15

On this occasion, the UN Secretary General said that Malala has been given this honour service to the ideals and objectives of the United Nations and her courageous defence of the rights of all people, including women and girls. "And I realized that if you remain silent, you are still going to be terrorised". She went to Britain for medical treatment and now goes to school there.

by | April 10, 2017 | 02:21

In Prime Minister Theresa May's Wednesday letter that officially served notice of the U.K.'s intention to leave the European Union, she wrote that failure to reach an agreement would weaken the "fight against crime and terrorism". British Prime Minister Theresa May published columns in seven European papers on Thursday to stress that a Brexit deal was "in all our interests", striking a conciliatory tone before negotiations begin.

by | April 10, 2017 | 02:17

Asked if Rice, who denied leaking any information, had committed a crime, the president told the Times , "Do I think?" "The allegation is that somehow Obama administration officials utilized intelligence for political purposes". "I think he's a person I know well - he is a good person", Trump told The Times . Ms. Rice has denied any impropriety. Nunes' spokesman said he was was concerned about "possible improper unmasking" of Trump associates in intelligence reports, referring to seeking ...

by | April 10, 2017 | 02:17

Wu will meet with South Korea's Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs Kim Hong-kyun to discuss cooperation between Beijing and Seoul on the issue of North Korea's nuclear program, Yonhap reported. The running out of options in dealing with the threat posed by the North Korean leader. "They agreed to increase cooperation and work with the global community to convince the DPRK to peacefully resolve the issue and abandon its illicit weapons programs", ...

by | April 10, 2017 | 02:11

Russian President Vladimir Putin also sees the latest United States missile strikes on a military airfield in Syria as an attempt to distract from the mounting civilian casualties in Iraq, the Kremlin added. It was the first time the United States has intervened directly in the Syrian civil war against the Russian-backed regime of President Bashar al-Assad.

by | April 08, 2017 | 07:43

Both Ross and Navarro also made clear that both executive orders would tackle the sources of the US' trade deficit with China , which Trump argues has led to the loss of millions of U.S. The study's findings will underpin the Trump administration's future trade policy decisions, Ross said, and will be the first "systematic analysis" of the trade deficit's causes, "country-by-country, product-by-product".