Raymond Thomas said at a security conference in June a year ago that the USA had urged the YPG/PKK terror group to rebrand itself as the Syrian Democratic Forces to avoid Turkish concerns and to give the terror group a voice in Syria's future.
In his address, Howard Kohr echoed many of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's favorite themes, praising America's continued unshakeable commitment to Israel's security and condemning Iranian aggression. "Saying pro-Israel and pro-peace is a redundancy", Friedman said. Yossi Dagan, Head of the Samaria Regional Council and a senior activist in Israel's settlement enterprise, on Sunday sent out a letter attacking the CEO of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee Howard Kohr for his ...
Pyongyang also said it would no longer need nuclear weapons if all military threats against the country are resolved and it receives a security guarantee. Regarding whether the agreed conditions would be sufficient for the US to engage Pyongyang, Chung said that he considered the situation to be sufficient for US-North Korea talks.
The suspected militants had opened fired on an Army check post after officers had signalled the auto to stop, an unidentified officer told PTI. In a gunfight that ensued, two militants and four OGWs were killed, according to a Srinagar-based spokesperson for the army.
In its plea to the Delhi HC, plaintiff Firestar Diamond International Private Ltd has requested the Ministry of Finance and the ED to provide them with a copy of the search warrants. The CBI told the court that its investigation had found that the fraudulent issuance of letters of undertaking (LoUs), or guarantees, through a Mumbai branch of the bank had been going on since 2010.
Meanwhile, President Trump denied his White House is chaotic but says more staff will leave as he seeks "perfection". Her departure comes following reports that she had a hand in crafting a statement for Trump, defending her ex-boyfriend, Rob Porter , White House secretary, who was accused of domestic abuse by two ex-wives.
But nothing details just how freaky a character Nunberg is - he intends to defy a Mueller subpoena, daring federal authorities to arrest him - than his ugly personal attack Monday on White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, who he called a "fat slob".
Six crew and 26 passengers died, they reported. The military attributed the crash to a possible technical error but will be investigating the crash, Russia's Tass news agency reports. The Pentagon said they were created to protect USA backed rebel fighters in Syria on Saturday against forces loyal to dictator Bashar al-Assad - which are in turn supported by Russian president Vladimir Putin.
Rupani also announced an ex gratia payment of Rs 4 lakh each to the next of kin of those killed in the accident. 30 people have been reported dead and the injured have been reported to a local hospital. Police said after the driver lost control, the truck fell into a rivulet, around 20-feet deep. "We have admitted the injured passengers to the nearby hospitals", A M Sayeed, a senior police official in the area, told Anadolu Agency over the phone.
The measure in its entirety still must pass the Florida House. A controversial provision to arm teachers has become a key sticking point for Florida lawmakers. The shift is a microcosm of all the worst aspects of Tallahassee culture: Florida legislators began with a awful idea (arming teachers) pushed by high-powered National Rifle Association lobbyist Marion Hammer.
A Perth family has made an extraordinary historical discovery after becoming bogged on a West Australian beach. "It just looked like a lovely old bottle, so I picked it up thinking it might look good in my bookcase", she told ABC News . Tonya Illman was shocked to discover the bottle - and its contents - dated back to 1886. The bottle likely washed up on the beach six to 12 months later.
While the threat posed by dissident republicans has been lowered in the rest of the United Kingdom, it remains "severe" in Northern Ireland . A booby trap bomb may have caused a former police officer's auto to catch fire in Northern Ireland, security sources say.
Jaylen Brown scored 21 points, and the Celtics pounded the Bulls 105-89 on Monday night even though their All-Star guard sat out because of a sore left knee. The latter number was a new defensive best for the C's in the first half this season. Larkin has been slowly recovering from knee soreness that shelved him for weeks, but he will be thrown into the starting lineup Monday with Marcus Smart and Terry Rozier coming off the bench.
BJP's permanent "Prabhari" (central observer) in Tripura Sunil Deodhar, another architect in the BJP's electoral success in Tripura, along with deputy chief minister-designate Debbarma and BJP MLA Ratan Lal Nath among others accompanied Deb during his meeting with the Governor.
In Meghalaya, people have rejected the Congress and gave a mandate for anti-Congress govt". "Prime Minister Narendra Modi , party's national president Amit Shah , several central leaders and Chief Ministers of various states are likely to be present during the swearing-in ceremony , date of which will be finalised after getting the Prime Minister's schedule".
Earlier in Uttar Pradesh Assembly Elections in 2017, both SP and BSP had witnessed an embarrassing defeat after PM Narendra Modi-led BJP registered a landslide victory in the state. It needs to be seen how well the Congress does and whose votes it ends up splitting. The by-elections are expected to witness a triangular contest among the ruling BJP, the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Congress.
The 16-year-old had won her first gold in 10m Air Pistol event on Sunday. Manu Bhaker who took to shooting a little over two years ago has defied experience by winning two medals at the world stage. Women shooters used to shoot 40 shots, before the ISSF changed the rules from January 1, 2018 to bring gender equality in the sport. Having created a splash with two gold medals at the Shooting World Cup, Haryana teenager Manu Bhaker is the latest sensation to join the long list of star ...
Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made the announcement during a briefing Monday at Blair House in Washington DC. In his January reciprocal visit to India, Netanyahu implied the route could pass over Saudi Arabia , which beyond significantly shortening flight time would be a public indication of a warming of ties with Israel.
French foreign minister is scheduled to visit Iran next Monday to hold talks with senior Iranian officials. The remarks came as French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian , who is in Tehran on an official visit, threatened ahead of his trip that Iran needed to address global concerns over its ballistic missile program or it risked new sanctions.
Allen's personal vessel, the R/V Petrel located the hitherto missing wreck in the Coral Sea about 500 miles off the eastern Australian coast Sunday, according to a post on Allen's website. The Japanese side lost a light carrier and one of their fleet carriers was badly damaged. More than 200 Lexington sailors were killed in the fight, which marked the first ever carrier vs.
In a stinging defeat for Berlusconi , the anti-immigrant League party headed by Matteo Salvini emerged as the strongest movement within the coalition , taking nearly 18 percent of the vote compared to Berlusconi's 14 percent. "Italians have chosen to take back control of the country from the insecurity and precariousness put in place by (centre-left Democratic Party leader Matteo) Renzi", Salvini told a press conference.
Sri Lanka on Tuesday declared a nationwide state of emergency for 10 days in view of the spread of communal violence. The government deployed heavily-armed police commandos in the hill station region, which is popular with tourists, after rioters defied an overnight curfew and went on the rampage.
Now it's left to see if Mental Hai Kya too will manage to create history and prove lucky for Kangana and Rajkummar. It is certainly a very interesting subject, since Mental illness is seldom explored properly in Bollywood movies. Kangana will also be seen in MANIKARNIKA: THE QUEEN OF JHANSI. "She was such a childlike soul whose loss I feel deeply", she mourns. "It's an unbelievable script as it is very quirky and different comedy".
The group also warned that retaliatory tariffs from other countries could drive up the price of USA goods in general. Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland said Ottawa would retaliate against the USA, calling any trade restrictions "absolutely unacceptable".
Accusing the BJP of disrespecting the people's mandate, Rahul said, "With just 2 seats, the BJP has usurped power in Meghalaya, through a proxy". In the other two Christian-majority states of Nagaland and Meghalaya, it came to power in savvy alliances with local parties.