Maia Sandu , the candidate of the Action and Solidarity Party, votes at a polling station in Chisinau , capital city of Moldova , Nov. 13, 2016. Mr Dodon, who almost won the election outright in the first round two weeks ago, has also pledged to seek good relations with Moldova's neighbours, Romania and Ukraine.
Estimates are that Clinton's popular vote count could exceed 2 million once the tally is complete. Yet, when the votes were counted in the recent election, Donald Trump was awarded the office of President of the United States. As unlikely as it is for this to get very far, especially with Republicans controlling both the House and Senate in a lame duck Congress, it's happened before.
But Sturgeon will argue that May should not be able to proceed with Brexit without formal legislation from parliament in London or the consent of Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh. The Daily Mail called the three judges "enemies of the people". May's focus on ensuring the government has the lead on breaking with the EU has angered some lawmakers, prompting one of her ruling Conservative party MPs to resign last week and deepening splits laid bare in the June EU referendum.
Still, observers have noted that it's fairly unclear whether Trump may have actually lost if the election were based on the popular vote, given that the campaigns would not have focused on the 10 to 12 key battleground states that they visited repeatedly throughout the general election.
The Obama administration has been trying for months to negotiate a cease-fire in Aleppo, a city that has become the epicenter of the war between President Bashar Assad and rebels fighting to topple him, some of whom receive US aid. The observatory also reported government airstrikes on three hospitals in the past 24 hours in rebel-held villages west of Aleppo. It's hitting hospitals.
Most refugees come from war-torn Somalia and unstable South Sudan. The announcement comes just a day after the release of an Amnesty International report accusing the government of "forcing residents to leave for Somalia, where refugees risked being killed or forcibly recruited into the al-Shabab [militant] group", Ofeibia adds.
Kaufmann plans to introduce new legislation in January that he calls the " suck it up, buttercup " bill. Students and faculty at the University of Northern Iowa gathered at three sessions to discuss the election and their fears. Iowa State Patrol spokesman Sgt. Nathan Ludwig said troopers quickly cleared the Friday protest, but he said the event could have posed a threat to public safety.
Still, many governments remain entangled with powerful tobacco companies, while industry lobbyists continue attempts to stymie efforts to implement anti-smoking laws through bribery, misinformation and even suing national governments for lost profits, campaigners say.
The PM said he knew he was up against the powerful, but vowed to continue his "fight for the poor, farmers and villagers", as the Opposition parties joined forces to corner the government on the issue in the Winter Session of Parliament starting Wednesday.
The special assembly session summoned by the Punjab governor today to discuss the Sutlej-Yamuna Link (SYL) canal issue concluded with a resolution asking neighbouring states Haryana, Delhi and Rajasthan to pay Punjab royalty for using its water.
The 60-year old minister , in the post since 2013, is known to be a liberal who has spoken out against increasing government involvement in the Russian economy. Putin had defended the deal, saying that because Rosneft has minority foreign investors, the sale wasn't simply a transfer of assets from one part of the state to another.
Trump's campaign said Putin had called to offer his congratulations on winning the election and the two began discussing a range of issues. They underscored the importance of creating a solid basis for bilateral ties, particularly by developing the trade-economic component.
Last year, America funded 72 per cent of Nato's expenditure, which Mr Trump said was grossly unfair. Illustrative: NATO foreign and defense ministers meeting at NATO headquarters in Brussels , Oct. European defence ministers agreed on 15 November to raise the European Defence Agency's (EDA's) budget after a six-year freeze. NATO's secretary-general has called on Europe to pledge an increase in defence spending to save the 28-member bloc.
Hillary Clinton was defeated because Barack Obama received almost 8.5 million more votes in 2008 than Hillary Clinton accumulated in 2016. Is it really fair that the person who got the most votes for US president out of more than 120 million cast is NOT the USA president ? For the fifth time in American history, the president-elect did not win the popular vote.
European Union foreign ministers yesterday (14 November) criticised Turkey's crackdown on alleged supporters of a failed military coup in July but Austria's call to suspend Ankara's EU membership bid failed to garner enough backing. "No freedom of media here, that's why", Cavusoglu joked caustically, in English. TRT Deputy Director-General Ibrahim Eren said TRT World "will offer Turkey's point of view on current events".
Mr Dodon's victory was celebrated with fireworks in the semi-autonomous Gagauzia region, where many ethnic Russians live. "In his election campaign (Donald Trump), already elected, said clearly that he will work for a better dialogue with Russian Federation".
His statements alarmed the Baltic states which fear Russian aggression. "The challenge we have is that partly because of geographic distribution, there are big chunks of the country that just aren't hearing us". Only a week ago, Obama was on the campaign trail in New Hampshire for Hillary Clinton, branding Trump unfit to handle the nuclear codes. Writing in the Observer newspaper on November 12, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg noted: "This was more than just a symbol".
Twitter has long had a feature called "mute" which enables you to mute accounts you don't want to see Tweets from. Twitter says that the feature will be rolling out on Twitter for iOS, Android, and the web in the coming days. Now, Twitter is taking steps to make it easier to report and mute abuse and to enforce its policies. In making its announcement on Tuesday, Twitter cautioned against thinking that the developments would be a watershed for hate speech on the network.
USA president Barack Obama has said fears of globalisation and suspicions of government institutions and elites powered both the UK's vote to exit the European Union and Donald Trump's election as the next USA president . "And there is no doubt that has produced populist movements, both from the left and the right". And so there is this mismatch I think between frustration and anger.
And Duterte, who was mayor of the city of Davao for decades before he ran for the presidency, has made clear he intends to continue his efforts to limit his country's economic and military reliance on the U.S., opening up a greater role for China.
They will also offer practical help, especially for undocumented students. "And wanting to feel protected". Organizers urged protesters who do not have class at that time to wear black to show they are taking part in the walkout. Students at many universities across the country continued protests of the presidential election by holding walkouts. Chants broke out among the students as they marched, and many held up self-made placards to demonstrate their discontent.
Further, he believes Trump will deal fairly with the undocumented workers he plans to show the door to. President Rodrigo Duterte , who has been criticized for his foul language and the drug crackdown, gave upbeat remarks about the president-elect and Putin in a late Tuesday news conference in Manila .
Rebels contest that and say it is the Syrian army and its allies who have sabotaged the humanitarian pauses. The Observatory said the fighting had left 508 dead, including civilians and fighters from both sides. Aleppo became an opposition stronghold during 2011's pro-democracy protests and the regime crackdown and war that have followed. People walk along a street near damaged buildings in Tariq al-Bab neighbourhood of Aleppo, Syria.
Resolution on the situation of human rights in Crimea, sponsored by Ukraine, will be discussed in the UN General Assembly, APA reports quoting RIA Novosti. "It completely ignores the negative impact that the actions of Ukrainian authorities have had on the residents of Crimea". "On November 15, 2016, the Third Committee (focused on the subject of human rights) of the UN General Assembly adopted resolution entitled 'Situation of human rights in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and the city ...
Cooper Harris died June 18, 2014, after having remained in his father's vehicle for seven hours outside the Home Depot office where Harris worked in the Atlanta suburbs. Harris is expected to be sentenced on December 5, CNN reported. Prosecutors said Harris left online clues to murderous intentions. For two days, Taylor told jurors private details of her married life with Harris, saying they had intimacy problems and recounting Harris' struggles with pornography.
Protesters were marching through downtown Los Angeles , chanting "not my president" and holding signs of "HATE NEVER MADE US GREAT!" and "United against HATE". Trump has not looked kindly on the protests, tweeting Thursday that "professional protesters" were being "very unfair" in pushing back against his election.
He went on to say that immigrants often face hostility from people who are fearful of losing their jobs, and suggested that the problem reflects the injustice of the global economic system. In his homily, Francis said God and neighbor are the most valuable riches in life. In the La Repubblica interview , Francis spoke of his admiration for civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr., saying that love alone is capable of breaking the cycle of hatred and evil.
After running as the only candidate who could stop corruption and "drain the swamp" in Washington, Trump has stocked his transition team with lobbyists , and wealthy investors who supported his candidacy are being floated for top cabinet positions.
Merkel, however, appears to be playing a waiting game despite rumours that she will shortly declare her intentions. The third party in the coalition - the CDU's Bavarian allies CSU - is expected to announce its decision later Monday. "The chancellor is a cornerstone of this political concept of the West acting as a global player". It would be impossible to count on one person. Merkel herself, who has been in office for 11 years, has not yet said whether she will run again.
The Aussie vessel will join New Zealand's HMNZS Canterbury and HMNZS Wellington, which have also been sent to Canterbury waters to assist. People will be moved to helicopters or the ship in groups of 12, Steve Kirner from Civil Defence said, and they were warned to be ready to go at their allotted time or risk losing their place.
Had popular vote been the rule, Trump might have committed more funds to California or his home state of NY, where he would have needed fewer than 700,000 more votes to defeat Clinton. Exit polls asking Americans who they voted for after they had voted showed Clinton winning in key states, but the computerised results later showed Trump as the victor.
Farage said: "That Obama creature - a loathsome individual who couldn't stand our country". Farage had said before the vote that he would like to work with Trump, telling ITV1's The Agenda: "If he did offer me a job I would quite like to be his ambassador to the European Union.
Ellison, a Minnesota legislator and member of the state's Democratic Farmer-Labor Party, an affiliate of the Democrats. Contending for the top role of chairman of the Democratic National Committee are Howard Dean , who ran the DNC when President Obama was elected, and former Maryland Governor and Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley.
While anti-American sentiment has been muted over the past few years in Greece, many in the country regard the USA with misgivings, a sentiment stemming mostly from America's backing of the military dictatorship that governed the country from 1967 to 1974.
He said the injured have been hospitalised. Watch the BSF retaliatory firing video here. The police said Pakistan Rangers indiscriminately targeted civilian areas and defence facilities in the Ramgarh sector. "There is no proof of artillery being used by the Pakistani forces", the Border Security Force IG said. "We have inflicted heavy damage on 14 Pakistani bunkers", he said.