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by | February 11, 2018 | 22:18

He further pointed to regional developments and said, "Numerous threats in the region are endangering the interests of both Iran and Turkey and other Muslim countries". Last year, seven rounds of meetings on the Syrian conflict were held in the Kazakh capital of Astana. The Iranian president also touched on the recent Syria peace talks in the Russian city of Sochi, saying the congress was an important step towards settling regional problems.

by | February 11, 2018 | 21:34

Porter resigned abruptly this week when the allegations of spousal abuse were made public, initially by the Daily Mail . White House staff secretary Rob Porter (L) reminds US President Donald Trump he had a bill to sign after he departed quickly following remarks at his golf estate in Bedminster, New Jersey US, August 12, 2017.

by | February 11, 2018 | 21:32

One crew member was severely wounded, but his condition was said to be improving on Sunday. "Israel holds Iran and its Syrian hosts responsible for today's aggression", Netanyahu said. -Gen. Tomer Bar, the second in command of Israel's air force, it was the most extensive Israeli attack against Syrian air defenses since 1982. Conricus warned on Saturday that Syria and Iran were " playing with fire ", but stressed that Israel was not seeking an escalation.

by | February 11, 2018 | 21:10

Rene Boucher has admitted making a "running tackle" of Paul after seeing his neighbor add to a brush pile and deciding he'd "had enough", according to court documents. The president did not tweet . How long was the government shutdown? . House Democratic leaders opposed the measure - arguing it should resolve the plight of Dreamers - but not with all their might.

by | February 11, 2018 | 21:09

A monitoring group reports seven fighters and two civilians were killed in the strikes on Thursday. Medics in the town reported being overwhelmed by the relentless bombardment. USA airstrikes last month killed some 150 militants at an ISIS headquarters near As-Shafah, close to the Iraqi border. Idlib is one of the last main strongholds of rebels opposed to President Bashar al-Assad, who have been driven from most of their bastions in Syria since Russian Federation joined the war on the ...

by | February 11, 2018 | 20:45

Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti leader Hardik Patel on Friday said West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had invited him to join the Trinamool Congress. Patel had campaigned against the BJP in the Gujarat Assembly polls past year. Describing Ms Banerjee as simple and dedicated, he explained, "I came and met her after getting a call from her".

by | February 11, 2018 | 20:32

Republicans will have trouble trying to pass a stop-gap funding bill through the Senate; Democrats want to match increases in non-defense to defense spending for the year. The 600-page plan proposes an increase in spending , by about $300bn (£215bn), on defence and domestic services. 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 ...

by | February 11, 2018 | 18:37

On 20 January Turkey launched a military operation against the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia in the Afrin region, backing Syrian rebels with air strikes and ground troops. A Turkish military convoy advanced into southeast Idlib governorate, northwest Syria, on Friday evening to establish a new ceasefire observation point.

by | February 11, 2018 | 18:30

Kim Yo Jong , sorella di Kim Jong-un, ha invitato il presidente sudcoreano Moon Jae-in a visitare Pyongyang . Una data potrebbe essere il 15 agosto, giorno della liberazione dall'occupazione del Giappone imperiale finita nel 1945. Dopo la cerimonia , si è tenuto un pranzo ufficiali tra Moon Jae-in, alcuni dirigenti del Nord e Kim Yo-jong. Stati Uniti e Corea del Sud , ha aggiunto l'ufficiale, sono pronti a gestire eventuali provocazioni in concomitanza con la parata militare , che per ...

by | February 11, 2018 | 18:00

Sure, Nick Foles won Super Bowl MVP, but what about NFL MVP candidate Carson Wentz? As a result, many have rightfully assumed that the Eagles will deal Foles at some point this offseason. While free agency is likely to fill some of the biggest needs for many teams, others will head into this year's draft still looking to address some gaping holes on their roster.

by | February 11, 2018 | 17:59

However, South Korea's main opposition party warned any talks between the two Koreas where the scrapping of North Korea's nuclear programme was not a precondition would only "benefit the enemy". At a Friday VIP reception for delegation leaders, Pence arrived late and stayed for just five minutes - and did not interact with the delegation from the North.

by | February 11, 2018 | 17:40

Over the past years, Israel has frequently attacked targets in Syria, often claiming that it hit positions or convoys belonging to Iran . Israel called it a "severe and irregular violation of Israeli sovereignty". He said from the 348 RFMF soldiers on the ground, around 80 plus soldiers were in Syria and the rest were deployed on the Israeli side. "There will be an extensive review, and the Israel Air Force will analyse it and come to the proper conclusions".

by | February 11, 2018 | 16:53

The Charity Commission said on Saturday that it had written to Oxfam "as a matter of urgency" to request further information. "In the 21st century, it is utterly despicable that sexual exploitation and abuse continues to exist in the aid sector".

by | February 11, 2018 | 16:44

The helicopter had been carrying a pilot and six passengers. Local authorities said at least seven people were on board. "We're having extreme difficulty right now", Bradley said. "The ladies were screaming.It was just awful", he said. The FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board will be investigating. An after-hours phone call to aerial tour company Papillion was not immediately returned Saturday.

by | February 11, 2018 | 16:29

In a letter sent Friday evening to the House Intelligence Committee, White House Counsel Donald McGahn said that Trump was "inclined to declassify" the Democrats' 10-page document, but was holding back because of requested redactions from the Justice Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

by | February 11, 2018 | 16:02

After taking in tigers, drum brigades and national parades during the Opening Ceremony of the 2018 Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, folks in South Korea were treated to another made-for-TV event: an historic meeting between high-ranking officials from both halves of the Korean Peninsula.

by | February 11, 2018 | 15:57

The plane made a take-off from Moscow's Domodedovo Airport and was heading to the Russian city of Orsk. More details are awaited. Witnesses also told Interfax they saw the plane on fire in mid-air before it crashed into the ground. The ministry said "rescue workers, ambulances and firefighters" headed to the site. The Russian transport minister was on his way to the crash site, agencies reported.

by | February 11, 2018 | 15:11

The race is scheduled to get underway at 11 am local time (0200 GMT) but organisers have had contingency plans in place for several days in case the forecast winds forced a postponement. The scheduling allows FIS to be able to tinker with the line-up, often bringing forward more technical events like slalom and giant slalom which can at a push be raced in heavy snow for instance.

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:39

Palestinian leader, while visiting New Delhi in May 2017, expressed desire that India play important role in influencing Israelis and other stake holders for peaceful resolution of the crisis. 10 after transiting through Jordan as part of his three-nation tour to Gulf and West Asian countries that began on February 9. "In a gracious and personal gesture, the King invited Prime Minister Modi to his residence for the meeting", he said.

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:05

The Pakistan Army continued firing and shelling overnight along the LoC in the Krishnagati sector of Poonch district, the officials said. Firing was also reported from Gulpur and Balakote sectors yesterday, however, there were no reports of loss of life, Mr Veeri added.

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:00

Another prominent Pakistani lawyer, Salman Akram Raja, tweeted that Ms Jahangir was "the bravest human being I ever knew" and that the world was "less" without her. Born in Lahore in Janurary 1952, Jahangir dedicated her distinguished career to defending the rights of women, minorities, and children from religious extremism, honor killings, and blasphemy laws.

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:33

Border guards and naval forces were securing the Suez Canal to make sure navigation through the worldwide waterway was not affected, the statement said. The group has launched several violent attacks against army and police checkpoints in North Sinai cities. Most of the terror attacks were carried out by the so-called Wilayat Sinai (Sinai state or province), a Sinai-based group affiliated with the Islamic State (IS) regional terrorist group.

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:29

He commended all the athletes and organizers who contributed to the successful hosting of the third edition of the tournament, assuring that efforts would be made to make the fourth edition which will take place on February 9, 2019 bigger and better.

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:00

According to Turkish Army, the operation aims to establish security and stability along Turkish borders and to protect the Syrian people from the oppression and cruelty of terrorists. Turkey considers the YPG as an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), which has fought a bloody, decades-long armed campaign. An army statement said a team of investigators is carrying out a "technical investigation".

by | February 11, 2018 | 12:58

The police managed to arrest four BJP workers from the spot and booked them under various sections of IPC including rioting and attempted to murder. But Pandian arranged for some people to throw stones, bricks and eggs at me and protected them (no arrests for four months until assembly question).