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by | December 09, 2017 | 11:23

Gaza security officials said the targets were in the northern Gaza Strip. The state of Israel then denied culpability for actions taken, stating, "the IDF holds Hamas exclusively responsible for all hostile acts against Israel emanating from the Gaza Strip".

by | December 09, 2017 | 08:54

Chief Minister has been talking to him time and again over the farmers' issues. He sent in his resignation letter to Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan on Friday. Issues raised by me were ignored by the Centre and State. I was elected by the people and therefore chose to quit and fight back by returning to them.

by | December 09, 2017 | 08:10

The court decided that the confession was indeed voluntary. They also said they intend to continue to fight for Dassey, including through petitioning the U.S. The three dissenting judges wrote that the decision was "a profound miscarriage of justice". Dassey's attorneys, Laura Nirider and Robert Drizin, said they were "profoundly disappointed" and would seek relief from the U.S.

by | December 09, 2017 | 07:22

In an email interview, Sumit Ganguly, a professor of political science and Tagore Chair in Indian Cultures and Civilizations at Indiana University, Bloomington, describes what the young Gandhi's stewardship means for Congress' future, and why India's broader political opposition looks ill-equipped to take on the powerful, Hindu nationalist BJP.

by | December 09, 2017 | 06:23

Israel regards Jerusalem as its capital, a position almost the entire world rejects saying its status should be determined in peace talks with the Palestinians. Russia's representative said: "We are working on a permanent settlement that guarantees the security of Israel and the establishment of a Palestinian state".

by | December 09, 2017 | 05:59

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said that Powell will continue to "support" Trump's "agenda and work on Middle East policy " after leaving the White House to return to NY. Sanders added that Powell will return to her home in NY, but will "continue to support the President's agenda and work on Middle East policy". Powell was brought onto the National Security Council in March to work as an interlocutor between the White House, the Pentagon and the State Department.

by | December 09, 2017 | 05:34

A judge also has the option of placing him under house arrest or releasing him on bail. "After all, we are a civilized state", Kniazev said when asked by journalists in Kyiv on Friday what police were doing to detain Saakashvili, who is not hiding and who has spoken in public, and why he still has not been detained.

by | December 09, 2017 | 05:17

Then, on Thursday, Donald Trump Jr. shot off a tweet mocking Franken , writing "I'm smart enough, and God-darnit people like me # Franken ". "He's the one stepping down". "I expected for him to come and share the truth, share what he had experienced, you know, give us some sort of resolve to the situation". Menz said she watched his entire speech on CNN .

by | December 09, 2017 | 05:18

Iranian protesters wave placards denouncing the United States and Israel during a demonstration in central Tehran after the noon Friday prayers on December 8, 2017 against US President Donald Trump's decision to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.

by | December 09, 2017 | 04:25

Manafort's lawyers minimized his role in the article in a filing on Thursday, saying their client had the right to set the record straight about his work in Ukraine . The article praised Manafort's work helping Ukraine secure better relations with the European Union and said he lobbied for pro-Western values, not Russian interests.

by | December 09, 2017 | 04:18

China, North Korea's neighbour and lone major ally, again urged calm and said war was not the answser. "We believe in the denuclearization of the Korean Peninsula". "North Korea has confirmed that Pyongyang is not interested in escalation of the conflict or military action, but it is not afraid of war, as it was formulated in yesterday's statement of [North Korea's] Ministry of Foreign Affairs", Kosachev said.

by | December 09, 2017 | 03:54

The first cargo from the Yamal LNG project will be shipped to Asia, Mikhelson said, giving no definite destination. Mr Al Falih witnessed the feat of engineering that Yamal LNG represents for the first time, having failed at a previous attempt during the summer when bad weather prevented him from landing.

by | December 09, 2017 | 03:14

It is not clear whether the Russian efforts to contact Ms. Hicks were discussed during that interview. According to the sources, the emails were sent to Hicks during the transition, but after American intelligence agencies had concluded that Russian Federation had interfered in the election in an attempt to tip the scales in Trump's favor, an indication that Russian Federation was still looking for inroads with Trump's inner circle.

by | December 09, 2017 | 02:44

The U.N. has a large, ongoing mission in the Congo called MONUSCO to stabilize the region and provide humanitarian assistance. In recent months, violence in eastern Congo has spiked with clashes between rebels and security forces and inter-communal violence that has left thousands dead and prompted a new wave of refugees to flee the country.

by | December 09, 2017 | 01:01

Forty-four percent of Republicans are at least somewhat confident in the fairness of the the investigation. But it gets far worse for Trump. Thirty-six percent think Trump is "compassionate". Asked if he's "honest", 51 percent of Morning Consult's respondents say "no", as opposed to just 36 percent who say "yes". Respondents in the landline sample were selected by randomly asking for the youngest adult male or female who is now at home.

by | December 09, 2017 | 01:02

Mr Shaver was shot five times with a semi-automatic rifle as he crawled towards the officers, sobbing. In March 2016, Mesa police published a report about the shooting, which included 911 calls and other materials but not body camera video from the scene.

by | December 08, 2017 | 23:15

Two other women came forward Wednesday with complaints, with one telling The New York Times that Lauer had sexually assaulted her in his office in 2001. After Guthrie read Lauer's statement , she threw to correspondent Stephanie Gosk, who delivered her report on the latest developments. In private meetings with NBC staff, he and top deputy Noah Oppenheim - former executive producer at " Today " - stressed they were unaware of the activity.

by | December 08, 2017 | 21:24

The IDF spokesperson's department issued a statement on Thursday stating that the IDF launched a two-prong attack on two confirmed terror locations in the Gaza Strip. The Salafist group Tawhid al-Jihad, later took responsibility for the launches. "The IDF holds Hamas responsible for the hostile activity perpetrated against Israel from the Gaza Strip", an army statement said.

by | December 08, 2017 | 20:58

The family of 25-year-old Anjali had filed a missing person complaint after she failed to return home on October 12, 2006. A charge sheet was filed by the CBI on June 22, 2007 Calling the killings the "rarest of the rare" cases, CBI Special Judge Pawan Kumar Tiwari had yesterday convicted the two for murder, kidnapping to murder, rape and destruction of evidence and reserved its order on sentencing for today.

by | December 08, 2017 | 20:03

The country is hosting more than 1 million Syrian refugees - close to a quarter of its own population - and Lebanese leaders say it needs global support. Hariri said he chose to rescind his resignation "after all factions in Lebanon had pledged to commit to the dissociation policy". While the crisis was unfolding, French President Emmanuel Macron led diplomatic efforts to restore Hariri to his post and convince him to stay on as prime minister.

by | December 08, 2017 | 19:42

With his staff lining the wall of the Senate chamber, waving at him in support, and several of his Democratic colleagues watching his remarks with grim expressions, Franken noted that "all women deserve to be heard and their experiences taken seriously", but defiantly claimed that some of the allegations against him are "simply not true".

by | December 08, 2017 | 19:38

Beverly Young Nelson is responding to Roy Moore 's army of supporters who claim she forged his message and signature in her high school yearbook. Nelson said she didn't tell anyone because she was scared and anxious if she talked, Moore would do something to her or her family.

by | December 08, 2017 | 19:40

Thursday after reports of gunfire. The suspect was male, San Juan County Sheriff Ken Christensen told a news conference, but neither his name nor the names of the two students killed was released. "Thankfully our teacher always locked his door". "There were several acts of bravery by staff members, teachers and students that were awesome...

by | December 08, 2017 | 19:18

Barkley - who set a conference record for six Big Ten weekly awards this season - is the only player in the country to rack up 1,000 rushing yards, 500 receiving yards and 400 return yards. Wisconsin's four selections were the most among any program, while Clemson and Auburn both had three players between the two teams. "I am thrilled for Saquon to join this elite list of Paul Hornung Award winners", head coach James Franklin said.

by | December 08, 2017 | 18:26

A man is dead Wednesday night after attempting to rob a another man and his family at a South Side restaurant, police said. A Texas man shot and killed a would-be robber in a San Antonio Popeye's restaurant Wednesday. The armed man had asked the family for money, but the father said he wouldn't give him anything and tried to get the attention of one of the employees.