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by | May 26, 2017 | 13:09

Besides the Philippines, Vietnam and China , Brunei and Malaysia have claims in the South China Sea . India and Singapore held their first naval exercise in the South China Sea in 2005. We don't want to quarrel with you... Despite the general lowering of tensions, Beijing admitted this week it had installed rocket launchers on Fiery Cross Reef , which is administered by China but also claimed by the Philippines, Vietnam and Taiwan.

by | May 24, 2017 | 06:01

Schiff says the officials involved should testify before Congress and lawmakers must request any memos documenting the conversations. On Monday, Rep. "The actual source of the funds for General Flynn's trip was not a US company, but the Russian media propaganda arm, RT". While the attorneys had previously telegraphed Flynn's intentions, the letter delivered Monday officially set in motion a drama that's rooted in history but could lead to several potential climaxes.

by | May 24, 2017 | 05:57

He was less flattering in his assessment of the Trump administration so far. We are waiting for the new government to find stability and continuity in its policies, ' said Rouhani. That's when Saudi Arabia executed a prominent Shiite cleric and protesters in Iran attacked two of the kingdom's diplomatic posts. Incumbent President Hassan Rouhani won a landslide victory in the elections by garnering over 23.4 million of votes (57%) from more than 41 million ballots cast on May 19.

by | May 24, 2017 | 05:54

Substance Abuse and Mental Health budgeted funding would be cut by nearly $400 million. Reaction among North Dakota leaders to President Donald Trump's 2018 federal budget proposal was split along party lines Tuesday, with Republicans calling parts of the budget a good start while Democrats blasted it as being harmful to wide swaths of the population.

by | May 22, 2017 | 16:07

Big game hunter Theunis Botha was killed when the elephant he shot stumbled and fell on top of him. He also reportedly traveled often to the U.S.in order to find wealthy customers to take part in trophy hunting. But Botha, 51, was blindsided by a fourth cow that wrapped its trunk around the hunter and lifted him into the air. "Monteira hunts" include the use of packs of hounds to herd deer, boar or or other animals towards hunters who then shoot the animals.

by | May 22, 2017 | 16:06

Moments after Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi complimented President Donald Trump on his "unique personality that is capable of doing the impossible", Trump exchanged pleasantries back, praising el Sisi's shoes. "We bring the world together to fight extremism and terrorism", the statement read. Sisi has been keen to have United States and European leaders visit the country, particularly after Egypt's short-lived isolation due to the 2013 military coup and reports of dire human ...

by | May 22, 2017 | 16:08

As you've already heard, President Trump is in Saudi Arabia today. Among the 1,000-person entourage will be American security personnel. Every bit of food ingested by Trump and his family will first go through a tester, according to the report.

by | May 20, 2017 | 01:21

The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the strike destroyed vehicles and killed eight militiamen. The US-led coalition struck a convoy of military vehicles belonging to Shia militias loyal to the Syrian government near the border in Jordan on Thursday, according to US officials .

by | May 18, 2017 | 20:28

Israel's cabinet on Sunday approved legislation that officially defines the country as a Jewish nation-state. Arabic speakers would "have the right to language-accessible state services" but it would not be an official language. Dichter argued that none of Israel's 11 Basic Laws deals with the identity or definition of the Israeli state. The adoption of the current proposal by the government's ministerial committee on legislation gives the bill momentum as it heads to Israel's parliament, ...

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:11

I struck it sweetly and luckily it went into the top corner. He said, as quoted by the Sunderland Echo : "There are obviously teams not too far from here we can look to see what happens to get back and you can also look at other ways teams have done it".

by | May 17, 2017 | 13:10

Many caught right away that the report from The Washington Post - that has since been confirmed by a growing number of news outlets - didn't say that the president had divulged sources or methods. "When I'm not clear on what his objectives are, we talk about it". "Two other senior officials who were present, including the secretary of state", he continued, "remember the meeting the same way and have said so.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:42

Karoubi asked all Iranians to participate in the election and to protect the democratic process by choosing their preferred candidate, but said: "I will vote for Rouhani", Saham News, the official website of his political party reported on Monday.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:37

Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), the Senate minority leader, speaking at an unrelated news conference, also criticized the new health care bill, saying he was concerned the measure would make it more hard for Americans with pre-existing health conditions to find affordable coverage.

by | May 16, 2017 | 09:36

Addressing other world leaders at a summit on the initiative in Beijing , Mr Xi said it was necessary to coordinate policies with the development goals of institutions including the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec), Asean, African Union and the European Union.

by | May 14, 2017 | 03:02

Wendi Wright, who lives in Kustoff's district, is accused of chasing a auto carrying Kustoff and an aide along the highway after leaving a town hall event at the University of Tennessee at Martin, according to WBBJ West Tennessee . Her first court appearance is scheduled for May 15. The other occupants of the auto included the driver and Kustoff's aide, Marianne Dunavant , Sgt.

by | May 14, 2017 | 03:03

He says such activity has diminished since U.S. Coats declined to provide such details in an open hearing. Sen. The threat assessment also said "a small number of foreign-based Sunni violent extremist groups will also pose a threat to the U.S.

by | May 13, 2017 | 00:49

The defense secretary, speaking to reporters aboard a US military airplane after the meeting in London, characterized the discussions as "honest, transparent and helpful". "Among the information we have received, there is some that satisfy us and others that are not sufficient", he said. Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has promised to convince Mr Trump to reverse his administration's decision to arm the YPG when the two leaders meet at the White House next week.

by | May 13, 2017 | 00:31

Sunday morning the heavier rain will exit to the northeast, but showers will linger throughout the day. Be sure to check back for regular forecast updates, as next week's storm chances get closer. Clouds will break apart, leading to shots of sunshine throughout the day. Sunshine looks to return Wednesday and Thursday , which should bump temps to around 80 and even mid 80s by the end of the week! And, for 10 consecutive days, temperatures at Buffalo have run below normal.

by | May 10, 2017 | 03:38

The Trump administration said late last month that Washington's basic approach toward North Korea is to pressure it into dismantling its nuclear program by "tightening economic sanctions and pursuing diplomatic measures with our allies and regional partners".

by | May 10, 2017 | 03:31

The energy cap will be a key "retail offer" in the Conservative election manifesto, to be published next week. Apart from British Gas, five of Britain's "Big Six" energy providers have all hiked prices over the past four months and all said increases in wholesale energy costs and rises in the cost of delivering Government policies, such as smart metering, renewables obligation and the capacity market, had an impact on their decision.

by | May 09, 2017 | 08:04

Haniyeh succeeds Hamas' longtime exiled leader Khaled Mashaal, and the move comes shortly after Gaza's rulers unveiled a new, seemingly more pragmatic political program aimed at ending the group's worldwide isolation. Haniyeh, who hails from the Shati refugee camp in northern Gaza , was widely expected to be the next top Hamas leader. "We dissociate from the resistance [groups] that divide Palestine into two states", said Qassem, Iran's Tasnim news agency reported .

by | May 07, 2017 | 13:19

Kendall sizzled in the sheer black number, which was styled to perfection thanks to her bold red lip and Christian Louboutin pumps. Channeling a peasant girl look, Kardashian complemented her full-sleeved white dress with strappy sandals.

by | May 07, 2017 | 13:17

US President Donald Trump gives a thumbs up as he hosts a CEO town hall on the American business climate at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington April 4, 2017. According to the poll, released Sunday, 45 percent of respondents believe that Trump's presidency is off to a "poor start", while 19 percent believe it's been off to "only a fair start".

by | May 07, 2017 | 13:14

North Korea accused the USA and South Korea of conspiring to assassinate leader Kim Jong Un amid heightened tensions over Pyongyang's nuclear weapons program. North Korea warned of an impending cataclysm should relations between the two countries reach a boiling point. The legislation prohibits vessels owned by North Korea or other countries that violate UNSC resolutions on the country from operating in U.S.

by | May 07, 2017 | 13:04

Allegri confirmed Gianluigi Buffon would be rested for the game, which falls between the two legs of Juve's Champions league semi-final against Monaco . Mihajlovic said, "We are a young team, so we lack experience and "smarts" - but above all we lacked the determination to score more goals and the cool heads to not concede".