The leader of a Syrian opposition group is calling on U.S. President-elect Donald Trump to help protect Syrian civilians from the ongoing brutality of the Bashar Assad regime. Trump has indicated that his foreign policy stance will be less interventionist than his predecessors'. I wonder if they are celebrating in Damascus.
In Baghdad , meanwhile, bombings killed at least nine people and wounded 32 others, according to police and medical officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to brief reporters. As the army advances, IS militants have been rounding up thousands of people and killing those with suspected links to the security forces. Those bodies too were hung at various traffic intersections in Mosul, with notes stating that they had "used cell phones to leak information".
As we continue to feel the aftershocks of Donald Trump being chosen as the new president-elect, there's one immediate political question waiting to be answered by his presidency - when will Trump nominate the new Supreme Court justice? Justice Scalia's death on February 13, 2016, left a vacancy in the Supreme Court.
When Romney lost the 2012 election, Republican thinkers came to a consensus: in a diversifying country, they were not going to win future elections if they continued to alienate non-whites by doing such things as resisting immigration reform.
It was the brand new World Number 1, Andy Murray, who was given the most hard job to master, as he had to stand with a selfie stick in his hand and keep his arm steadfast as after a minute, the top 8, would close in behind him for the Top 8 selfie, which he was to take.
Another pollster survey showed on Friday that more than 60 percent of respondents said Park should step down or be impeached. Indeed, some protesters are saying the marches won't stop until she resigns. A last minute court order removed some of the police road blocks, but the protesters were to be kept more than a kilometre away from Park's official residence.
The president-elect said he would amend or repeal and replace Obamacare without any gaps in healthcare provision. It's what I do: "I do a good job and I know how to do this stuff", he told Lesley Stahl. The Republican party's shock victory has led to protests in some cities and on university campuses, as well as allegations of racist and Islamophobic attacks.
The statement reflects potential common ground between Sanders and Trump on issues like job creation and fixing the middle class. I will put aside our differences and I will work with him to accomplish that goal. Trump, which suggests that the Democratic message of standing up for working people no longer holds much sway among workers in this country". For months, they had been campaigning across the country against Trump on Clinton's behalf.
Regarding the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Greenblatt suggested that "Trump thinks Israel is in a hard situation and must defend herself". Palestinians have earmarked East Jerusalem as the capital of any future Palestinian state, with the West Bank and the Gaza Strip as parts of the state.
Zulfiqar Hashmi, Deputy Commissioner of nearby Lasbela division confirmed the deaths and said that more than 35 people suffered injuries in the attack. Rescue teams were facing difficulties in their operations due to darkness, and the mountainous nature of the site. He said rescue efforts were continuing.
Earlier, Balochistan Home Minister Mir Sarfaraz Ahmed Bugti confirmed, "52 people have died and dozens injured in the incident". Emergency workers had difficulty reaching the shrine for rescue operations because it is in a mountainous region with limited access.
There is sufficient cash available with RBI and Banks, the Ministry said . Jaitley said cash machines could only dispense the newly-designed Rs500 and Rs2,000 after several weeks because of a technical issue. But before that, they had to "ensure every ATM recognises the new notes and manages multiple replenishments including those of lower denominations", Kaul said.
Michelle Obama carried on the first lady's tradition of inviting the POTUS-elect's wife to tea at the White House , sitting down with Donald Trump's wife, Melania Trump, on Thursday, November 10. Members of the ANSWER Coalition, a broad-based USA protest group, have marched in this week's protests and aim to draw tens of thousands to an anti-Trump Inauguration Day rally, said Walter Smolarek, an organizer.
First, to remember and honor those who lost their life in the attacks. Sting, in a T-shirt with a guitar slung over his shoulder, asked concertgoers in French to observe a minute of silence as he opened the show. "We will not forget them ", the singer said in French. According to Billboard , Hughes did spend time outside the Bataclan , talking to fans, but reportedly made no efforts to enter the hall or attend the Sting show itself.
Park has delivered repeated apologies for the scandal and offered to share power with a prime minister to be appointed by the opposition-dominated Parliament, but her efforts to stem the crisis have failed. Her approval rating remains at a record-low five percent, according to the latest Gallop poll, as calls for her to step down grow louder. She was charged with abuse of power and fraud.
Every president in recent memory has traveled with a pool of journalists when they leave the White House grounds. Trump said the meeting was a "great honor". "We are Americans first", he said. Meanwhile, other, larger anti-Trump protests around the country continued. White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest explained its details to reporters at his daily news conference.
Obama said. He told Trump that his administration would "do everything we can to help you succeed, because if you succeed, then the country succeeds". At the White House on Wednesday, Obama said he wants to make sure the presidential succession is "well executed because ultimately we're all on the same team".
Sanders, notably, never had trouble drawing crowds, and in the Democratic primary campaign, turnoutrebounded from 2012 lows . "Ms. Clinton's supporters said they had made a calculation to vote for her as they believed she would be the best candidate to lead the country, but there was no sense of the passion witnessed at her rivals' events, or those of Barack Obama eight years earlier".
Protesters fear the pipeline could affect water supply and disturb tribal cultural sites. This video shows Native Americans danced during the event. A North Dakota highway has reopened after being closed a second time because of protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline. At Standing Rock, she and other clergy felt particularly moved to action due to the fact "the pipeline is being laid because of church doctrine", Harrington said.
Appleby put Florida in position to score its first touchdown with a 33-yard gain on a first-quarter read-option play. But the Gators had more to celebrate when their 20-7 win over the Gamecocks finished. The defense, which was without starting linebackers Alex Anzalone and Jarrad Davis from the onset and had two more starters in Bryan Cox and Marcus Maye go down with injuries during the game, shut the Gamecocks (5-5, 3-5 SEC) down.
Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said one of the group's suicide bombers carried out the assault, claiming it inflicted "heavy casualties on United States invaders". The Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack. The attacker entered with a group of workers reporting for duty at Bagram Airfield early in the morning, said Abdul Wahid Sediqi, spokesman for the governor of Parwan province, where the military base and airfield are.
He also claimed all of those killed were Americans. The latest attack comes after a powerful Taliban truck bomb struck the German consulate in Afghanistan's northern Mazar-i-Sharif city late Thursday, killing at least six people and wounding more than 100 others.
About a month ago, the Washington Post published a video of Donald Trump boasting about grabbing women's genitals without their consent, and a bunch of Republican lawmakers disavowed the nominee, in a bid to survive the Democratic landslide that was surely coming.
One school teacher said it would add to the unrest thats already in Mexico. In Manhattan, protesters again gathered in Union Square before marching uptown to Trump Tower. Earlier in the day, city officials appealed for calm after a Thursday night protest by about 4,000 people turned violent. More demonstrations are expected through the weekend.
All of the polls asked voters for their preference in a four-way presidential race, which would include former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson, the Libertarian Party candidate, and Green Party nominee who has run for numerous political offices but never held one outside of Lexington, Massachusetts.
Meanwhile Donald Trump appealed to working class Americans who have watched jobs in the manufacturing sector get sent out of the country after trade deals like NAFTA and the Trans-Pacific Partnership have globalized manufacturing. "I'm stunned just by how people have fallen behind it. People believe him". "What has happened in this country that has turned people to do something like this?" she asked.
President Barack Obama was in Michigan Monday, making the case for Hillary Clinton . He even suggested that a vote for Clinton was a vote against the special interests and lobbyists. He also said that the people of MI need to trust him, and vote for Clinton. Rallying behind Hillary Clinton , President Barack Obama has said the Democratic presidential nominee was more qualified to be the next United States president than him or Bill Clinton as he termed her Republican rival Donald Trump ...
In the aftermath of Election Day, Hooper advised Muslim-Americans to "be cautious" of their surroundings and to "pay extra attention to safety and security at mosques". "If he is elected president he will block Muslims from entering the U.S. - well, that's just not fair". Donald Trump's proposal to prohibit foreign Muslims from entering America was amongst his most controversial announcements, which helped him firm his campaign for the primaries.
Conor McGregor has been teasing a huge announcement for the entire lead up to the Alvarez fight. Woodley was irritated when Buffer interrupted a post-fight interview to change the decision to a majority draw. McGregor fights UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez in the main event of UFC 205 on Saturday night at MSG. Tyron Woodley (16-3) vs Stephen Thompson (13-1) - Welterweight Championship.
Cornerback Tharold Simon (ankle) was also ruled out for the Cardinals (3-4-1). Considered legitimate preseason Super Bowl contenders after a 13-3 finish a year ago, the Cardinals have been beset by injuries, deficiencies as well as expectations.
Kubis who was briefing the UN Security Council on the situation in Iraq pointed out that some of the armed groups fighting on the sidelines of the Iraqi forces have been engaged in revenge acts against ISIS militants. In the past week so-called Islamic State has executed more than 60 civilians in Mosul for "treason and collaboration". The terrorist organization overran large areas north and west of Baghdad in June 2014, but Iraqi forces backed by USA -led air strikes have since ...
After almost six years of negotiations, India and Japan finally signed a landmark nuclear agreement on Friday (11 November), paving the way for Delhi to use it as a possible corridor to claim a membership into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) that it has always been pushing for.
She won the popular vote, however, 48 percent to Trump's 47 percent, by more than 200,000 ballots. In fact, there have been multiple times in history where a faithless elector did not vote for a major party's presidential candidate .
In several tweets he later deleted , Trump wondered how Obama won even though Republican nominee Mitt Romney had more votes (though in the end, Obama won the popular vote as well). President-elect Donald Trump's meeting with President Barack Obama lasted for more than an hour. "And most of all I want to emphasize to you, Mr President Elect, that we now are gonna want to do everything we can to help you succeed because if you succeed then the country succeeds".
Jurors began deliberating Wednesday afternoon in the trial, which began last week with opening statements. Cranley, Cincinnati's mayor, told a news conference he believes DuBose did not deserve to die. The defense countered by arguing that Tensing was never in danger and had falsified his account by exaggerating that he was being dragged by DuBose's vehicle.