The local emergency services are checking the information about the Russian An-148 that allegedly crashed in Moscow region, a source in emergency services told Sputnik. There were also six crew members aboard, the source added. Authorities spotted the plane's wreckage in a field outside Moscow, the RIA Novosti news agency said.
Two players, one South Korean and the other North Korean, appeared on the opening ceremony and climbed stairs together with the Olympic torch that they handed to Olympic champion figure skater Yuna Kim. Also on hand was U.S. Vice President Mike Pence . "I am very confident, as President Trump is, that President Moon will continue to stand strongly with us in our extreme-pressure campaign", Pence told NBC in an interview, maintaining all options were open to deal with the crisis.
Mr Moon said the Koreas should "make it happen" and encouraged the North to return to negotiations with the US. Kim Yo Jong arrived in South Korea on Friday with Kim Yong Nam, the North's nominal head of state, for the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics in the alpine resort town of Pyeongchang .
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Ravi Ragbir was facing removal from the United States on Saturday. The reprieve came as Ragbir, backed by several activist groups, sued U.S. immigration authorities for allegedly targeting those working to help immigrants. On Jan. 29, Manhattan Federal Judge Katherine Forrest issued an opinion that slammed ICE's decision to lock Ragbir up prior to his likely deportation, calling it "unnecessarily cruel" - and ordered Ragbir's immediate release.
In a statement, Turkish General Staff said one of the ATAK helicopter crashed at around 1 p.m. (1000GMT) during ongoing operation in Afrin. Turkey launched a military offensive on 20 January to uproot the YPG from Afrin in what has been dubbed Operation Olive Branch.The YPG are considered by Turkey to be an extension of an insurgency within its own borders.
Kelly has made clear to the president in the last 24 hours that he's willing to resign in light of the president's dissatisfaction over the West Wing's handling of the allegations against former Staff Secretary Rob Porter , according to sources who have spoken with Trump and Kelly.
Trump's comments have set off a firestorm at a time of national conversation about the mistreatment of women. "And hopefully he will have a great career ahead of him", he added. White House speechwriter David Sorensen has denied allegations against him of domestic abuse. "The time that he resigned was when I first became aware of the allegations of domestic abuse ", Pence said.
Modi will also meet with Arab CEOs in Dubai before he leaves for Oman from Dubai to conclude the visit to the region. This will be the fourth meeting between Modi and Abbas after those on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in 2015, at the Paris climate summit later that year and at the Palestinian President's visit to India last year.
He termed her demise as a great loss for the legal fraternity and has prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and for the courage of the bereaved family to bear this irreparable loss with fortitude. As the news of her death broke, condolences started pouring in from lawyers, rights activists and politicians. She received a Bachelors' degree from Kinnaird College and an LLB from Punjab University.
USA vice president Mike Pence also attended the opening ceremony but had no contact with the North Korean delegation. In more visible displays of dissatisfaction, far-right anti-North Korea groups burned pictures of Kim Jong-un. During the women's 500 meters short-track speedskating, North Korean fans held up the Korean Unification flag unification flags. That's what Pence tells reporters flying back with him to the United States from the Olympics in South Korea.
Twenty one Turkish soldiers have died since the beginning of the operation. "We don't have exact evidence or documents to determine that it went down with any outside interference", Binali Yildirim told reporters in the western province of Mugla.
CARE International said that heavy air strikes have killed more than 220 civilians in four days and made it hard for aid workers to help almost 400,000 people trapped in the area. "They don't know where to go", said Siraj Mahmoud, a spokesman with the Civil Defence rescue service in the rebel pocket, whose population is estimated at 350,000.
The meeting was the most significant diplomatic encounter between the two sides in more than a generation. GANGNEUNG, SOUTH KOREA-Vice-President Mike Pence's efforts to keep North Korea from stealing the show at the Winter Olympics proved to be short-lived, quickly drowned out by the images of the two Koreas marching and competing together, as the South appeared to look favourably on warming ties on the Korean Peninsula.
The top USA official was originally scheduled to sit at the head table with the South Korean host and North Korea's chief delegate to the Winter Games. In a stark illustration of his efforts to pull in Pyongyang without pushing away Washington, Moon watched short-track speedskating with Vice President Mike Pence at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics on Saturday night.
Accounts associated with the Azerbaijani lobby in Turkey distributed photos, apparently taken in the war zone, showing messages written on shells like "Karabakh is Turkish, will remain Turkish" with a hashtag for the Turkish official name for the Afrin operation, "Olive Branch".
Syrian state television reported the coalition had caused "dozens of dead and wounded" by bombing pro-government forces, although a commander in the military alliance supporting Assad said seven members of pro-government forces were killed and 27 wounded.
Through tonight: Scattered showers will persist over the next several hours. Rain is forecast for most of the northern region for much of the coming week, with the exception of a couple of overcast but dry days, on Saturday and Monday .
Pence refused to meet with the North Korean delegation and told USA news on Friday: "I am very confident, as President Trump is, that President Moon will continue to stand strongly with us in our extreme-pressure campaign". His office said he did not interact with the North Koreans. The vice president wanted to show the "alliance was strong" by sitting with Moon and Abe.
On his way to Asia earlier this week, the USA vice president told reporters he was not seeking direct talks with North Korean officials, "but we'll see what happens". "I didn't see it there". Dismissing the historic opening created by North and South Korea , Pence handled the situation instead like a childish teenager.
More risky weather conditions are coming for the Montreal area, with a drizzle starting Saturday afternoon before turning into freezing rain by Sunday. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become icy and slippery, the agency says. The agency warns that driving conditions could be hazardous and the weather conditions could contribute to transportation delays.
The day before what would have been another shutdown , Republicans and Democrats struck a 2-year, almost $400 billion budget deal that upon passage will segue into Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's (R-Ky.) promised DACA debate.
Mr. Moily also demanded that Prime Minister Narendra Modi apologise to the country for casting aspersions on the judgement of the father of nation, Mahatma Gandhi, in choosing Jawahar Lal Nehru as India's first Prime Minister. "Rahulji's style of politics is undemocratic. This will be an excellent engagement of our government with the common man", parliamentary affairs minister Ananth Kumar said.
Identifying the deceased as Parveen Akhtar of Pukhrani, sources said that she was hit by a bullet coming from across the border. According to reports, Zainab Bi was killed after mortar shells fired by Pakistani troops fell in Balnoi hamlet in Krishnaghati sector around 4.30 pm.
Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein said: "One week after he released the misleading and incomplete Nunes memo , President Trump tonight blocked the release of the Schiff memo that sought to fill in the holes". After the decision to block the Democratic memo was announced, House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) expressed his intention to revise and release the document.