The call during the Friday sermon delivered by Sistani's representative Sheikh Abdulmehdi al-Karbalai, from the holy city of Karbala comes after the operation to retake Tal Afar began last week. On Saturday troops who are part of a concerted effort to rid the city of Tal Afar of Islamic State troops claimed control of 60 percent of the battlefield and 90 percent of the city center .
Post the merger between two factions - one led by (now) Deputy Chief Minister O.Panneerselvam and the other by Chief Minister Palaniswami , the duo also announced that steps would be taken to sack Sasikala from the party post and also from the party.
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One spokesman for the US -led International Security Assistance Force says there are almost 400 USA and coalition bases in Afghanistan including camps, forward operating bases, and combat outposts. The latest findings further supports the claims against certain circles and officials in Pakistan for supporting the ongoing insurgency in Afghanistan by providing shelters and forms of support to the Taliban and the notorious Haqqani terrorist network.
Pakistan and Afghanistan need to give a coordinated response to militants to fight terrorism instead of playing the "blame-game" in dealing with the issue, Pakistan army chief Qamar Javed Bajwa has said. "We want to maintain good ties with the United States and remove misunderstandings". However, Nafees Zakaria underscored that the differences between Pakistan and the US over the new policy did not mean a rupture in ties.
Stressing on the need for effective border management between the two countries, General Bajwa said that Pakistan has taken measures in this respect, which include the establishment of new border posts and forts. The delegation is on week long visit to Pakistan in coordination with ISPR. At an event dedicated to the 70th anniversary of Pakistan's independence, Khalilullah also vowed that Islamabad and Moscow will increase their partnership in areas of mutual interest, including in the energy ...
SATURDAY: Cloudy and breezy with a 30% chance of rain. Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Conditions dry out into Wednesday as storm chances hang around late-week. Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy - low around 65. Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Neither Flake nor Arizona Sen. Arizona's governor Doug Ducey will greet him at the airport but not attend Donald Trump 's political rally in the state, amid fears the event could attract groups seeking violence. But Ward's campaign, recently buoyed by a $300,000 donation from a prime Trump supporter, vowed Tuesday to press on and win the president's full backing on the way to taking the primary.
Trump in effect identified himself as the main victim of the furor over the violence in Virginia, berating media coverage for a political crisis that refuses to abate over his rhetoric on race. "Maybe he is looking for a way out", Clapper said. "They said, 'please Mr. President, don't mention any names.' So I won't", he said. The Republican Party is doing just fine, thank you.
Venezuelan Foreign Minister Jorge Arreaza is reported to have asked U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres to condemn President Donald Trump's August 11 comment, when he said he would not rule out the possibility of a military intervention in Venezuela.
Chenrop took advantage of a defensive miscue by Myanmar to nod home Suriya Singmui's cross from the left to give Thailand the victor in a very evenly contested match at Selayang Stadium. "Thailand may have beaten us last month, but this match will be different, especially in front of our fans". Indoneisa coach Luis Milla was "sad" after failing to take the visitors a step closer to the tournament they have won two times.
Segovia checked his porch at night and found the dog missing and called out his name but to little avail. Eventually, Otis was tracked down and taken home. Thankfully, Segovia was able to find Otis and bring him home before Carter returned. For those anxious about Otis, Dockens shared that the clever dog is not a stray, but managed to get out on his street.
It has outperformed by 2.25% the S&P500. Since January 1, 0001, it had 0 buys, and 1 insider sale for $174,000 activity. It is positive, as 68 investors sold PEP shares while 674 reduced holdings. The firm has "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan given on Wednesday, July 27. Now the stock trades at over 15 times its earnings, and while that is not high, it is high compared to its competitors.
The U.S. military and South Korea are now engaged in military training exercises on the Korean Peninsula. Two of the missiles failed in flight and the third blew up "almost immediately", said a spokesman for US Pacific Command. The White House said that President Donald Trump - who has warned that he would unleash "fire and fury" if the North continued its threats - was briefed on the latest North Korean activity and "we are monitoring the situation".
At the British general election, Labour promised to seek to "retain the benefits" of the single market and customs union as part of a "jobs-first" Brexit . Starmer said following European Union rules for a period would allow goods and services to continue to flow between the European Union and Britain without tariffs, customs checks or additional red tape.
The treatment of approximately 1.1 million Muslim Rohingya in mainly Buddhist Myanmar has emerged as the biggest challenge for national leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who late on Friday condemned the morning raids - in which insurgents wielding guns, sticks and homemade bombs assaulted 30 police stations and an army base.
The U.S. Pacific Command revised its initial assessment that the first and third short-range missiles failed during flight to say they flew about 250 km. North Korea's large-sized artillery rockets blur the boundaries between artillery systems and ballistic missiles because they create their own thrust and are guided during delivery, Kim said.
Everton manager Ronald Koeman said: "It's a strong group, all in a good part of Europe". The Iceland worldwide, a £45m club record signing from Swansea, closed down a loose ball on the right and as he was falling backwards, sent a looping, angled volley over the goalkeeper Dante Stipica and into the back of the net from 50 yards.
Responding to the incident, Sharad Yadav's office said that they have informed the Union Home Ministry about the letter which was delivered to the Rajya Sabha member's residence by post recently. Prasad dismissed the charge that any inconvenience had been caused to the citizens due to the rally. Meanwhile, Tejaswi Yadav, the younger son of Mr.
In a landmark judgment that is being hailed as a victory for women's rights, and a body blow to entrenched patriarchal norms, the Indian Supreme Court has declared the custom of triple, or instant talaq (divorce) unconstitutional and illegal.
Beijing has been under pressure from Washington to rein in its neighbour, which relies heavily on the Asian giant for its economic survival, and the ban is the latest attempt by China to dispel U.S. North Korea has conducted two nuclear tests and dozens of missile tests since the beginning of previous year, significantly raising tension on the heavily militarised Korean peninsula and in defiance of U.N.
But conservatives in the House have demanded that steep spending cuts accompany any debt bill. In budget fights past, House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., has relied on Democrats to get a majority of votes for a spending bill. McConnell, speaking at a Kentucky Farm Bureau breakfast, did not address the president's criticisms but said that he can't guarantee outcomes - then indicated Mr.
The tunnel's exit is located near the intersection of Drucker Lane and La Media Road, just north of the secondary fence and west of the Otay Mesa port of entry . Mexican authorities are working the investigation on that side, at the building, trying to determine who is responsible for the build-out and operation of the smuggling tunnel.
The Lebanese army said the man it detained took orders from Islamic State in the Syrian city of Raqqa, which the militants had used as a base before losing ground there to US -backed militias. Earlier this month, dozens of Nusra Front militants and thousands of Syrian refugees were transferred from Lebanon into rebel-held Syria in a deal negotiated between Hizbollah, the Syrian government and Nusra Front.
Other U.S. officials have been trying reassure the financial markets that no default is imminent. Earlier on Thursday, Trump went after McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan by name, saying they refused his idea of tying unpopular debt ceiling legislation to a Veterans bill - amid a looming deadline for the nation's borrowing limit.