But with Europe facing an unresolved conflict in Ukraine , tough talks over Britain's exit from the European Union and a politically sensitive influx of migrants, whether Merkel will remain as leader of Europe's biggest economy has generated interest.
Turkish F-16 warplanes were put on emergency standby Thursday after Ankara accused the Syrian government of having carried out an airstrike on Turkish troops operating in northern Syria that left three soldiers dead and 10 others wounded, one critically.
Republican CNN correspondent Ana Navarro is concerned that her party members are "going to have a lot of egg on their face" if they don't speak out about President-Elect Donald Trump's corruption after spending a year attacking Sec. "Politically, however, it's not feasible if the president really doesn't want it to happen". "And I want to focus on - all of these other things that we've been talking about".
Abe told reporters afterwards that the encounter convinced him the U.S. president-elect was someone "in whom I can have great confidence". " It was a pleasure to have Prime Minister Shinzo Abe stop by my home and begin a great friendship ", Trump wrote on Facebook after the meeting.
The story said Priebus told Trump the Times changed the meeting conditions when they hadn't. But she said the two sides later agreed to a small off-the-record session and a larger, on-the-record session with reporters and columnists. He called the newspaper "failing", a favorite insult. He constantly referred to his rival as "crooked Hillary" and during the second Presidential debate he told her: 'If I win, I am going to instruct my attorney general to get a special prosecutor to look ...
The officials spoke on condition of anonymity because they were not authorized to speak to the media. Iraqi forces urged them to come out with information of any Islamic State members among them. A major operation by Iraqi Armed Forces, Kurdish peshmerga fighters and other militias backed by an worldwide coalition was launched on October 17, after the Iraqi government resolved to regain control of Mosul.
The Syrian government has repeatedly accused the rebels of preventing the civilians from leaving eastern Aleppo to government-controlled western areas. "The regime is spreading rumours to try to undermine the resolve of the rebels and those who support them in Aleppo", he told AFP. The Syrian army - backed by allied forces from Iran, Russia, and Lebanese group Hezbollah - launched a renewed assault on east Aleppo on November 15.
Repeatedly named "The World's Most Powerful Woman " by Forbes magazine, Merkel also has been suggested by some as the last powerful defender of liberal values in the West following Donald Trump's election as the next US president. In a system where coalition governments are the norm, many pollsters see another "grand coalition" as the most likely option after the election, although the rise of the AfD makes coalition arithmetic more complicated.The SPD has not decided whether its chairman ...
Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem . " This morning, the local planning and building committee made the decision to advance [plans]. for 500 units in Ramat Shlomo ", the Ir Amim anti-settlement NGO said, referring to an ultra-Orthodox Jewish settlement near the Palestinian neighbourhood of Shufat.
Speaking at a panel discussion on what Mr Trump's presidency means for the Middle East, Professor Madawi Rasheed, a visiting research professor at National University of Singapore's Middle East Institute, said his pro-Israel stance will not benefit the Arab world.
As they were evacuated, the dazed infant lost consciousness. The capture of the Tal Afar base also offers the mainly Shi'ite forces a launchpad for operations against Islamic State targets inside Syria, and highlights the potential for the Mosul operation to reshape strategic power across northern Iraq.
He passed away following a heart attack and multi-organ failure. "From day of admission, he was on dialysis and ventilator support", Sanjay Pathare, Director, medical services, Ruby Hall Clinic said. "Sad to know about the passing away of Dileep Padgaonkar , one of the most well known editor of our time". Former Editor of The Hindu and founder editor of the online website The Wire , Sidharth Varadarajan, praised Dilip's contribution to journalism and termed his demise as a awful loss.
Modi then thanked the Japanese prime minister, Japanese government and Parliament for their support to this agreement. On Thursday night, Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar had created a commotion, by asking aloud why India shouldn't simply say it wouldn't use its nuclear capabilities irresponsibly, instead of committing to a 'no first-use policy'.
For Wisconsin the deadline is today, for Pennsylvania it is Wednesday, and for MI it is Wednesday. The fundraising site says that after meeting Pennsylvania's cost goals, the team will turn its attention to MI, which has a Wednesday deadline.
The campaign website notes that the recount costs for Wisconsin have now been raised, and efforts will now focus on the funding for recounts in Pennsylvania and MI, which have deadlines on Monday and Wednesday respectively. Clinton would get 278 votes, while Donald Trump's votes would drop to 260. With those figures in hand, a group of well-known computer experts and election attorneys, including John Bonifaz and J.
Kanye is now being treated for a 'temporary psychosis due to sleep deprivation and dehydration'. While he is "starting to feel more like himself", Kanye understands how important it is that he "rests and gets help". She wanted him by her side as she recovered from her traumatic robbery. Kim's mother, Kris Jenner, has also shared her thoughts on Kanye's condition.
The soldiers were reportedly taken prisoner after clashes last week in southwestern Mosul. Iraq is now readying a special force to storm the town of Tal Afar, an ISIL bastion west of Mosul that has been surrounded by the Popular Mobilisation Forces, in a way that would avoid revenge killings against the town's Sunni population.
But, he added, "Even if I'm wrong: If she stays, power vacuum". As President, she remains constitutionally immune from prosecution, except on charges of sedition and conspiring with foreign countries. It was then that pseudo-Christian cult leader Choi Tae-min, who had set up his own religious group known as the Church of Eternal Life, befriended the grief-stricken and isolated young woman.
As a close advisor to the campaign, Mr Kushner reportedly helped grow support for the Republican candidate among the pro-Israel community and cemented ties with the Israeli government. Relations have been tense between President Barack Obama and Netanyahu. While Obama pressured Israel into a partial settlement freeze in 2009 and 2010, settlements continue to expand.
Trump made Clinton a scapegoat, got people to hate her for no reason, and distracted everyone from talking about the real substantive issues. Asked whether the United States would withdraw from climate change accords, the reporter tweeted that Mr Trump said: "I'm looking at it very closely".
Bruce Springsteen , Robert De Niro , Tom Hanks , Ellen DeGeneres , Diana Ross , Michael Jordan and Bill Gates were among those who received the distinction. The award recognises especially meritorious contributions to the national interests of the United States, to its culture, or to other significant endeavors.
In Ankara Thursday, The minister in charge of negotiations with the European Union criticized EU nations for not standing in solidarity with Turkey at a time when it is dealing with a spate of violent attacks. "We should also ask ourselves which tools and instruments we have at our disposal in order to increase, and not reduce, our leverage on Turkey's reforms and on its society", she said.
There were hopes of an awesome view of the moon appearing 14 per cent bigger and up to 30 per cent brighter than usual as the natural satellite came closer to Earth than it had in almost 70 years. The reason the distance varies is the moon's slightly elliptical orbit. NASA says that Earth can be bathed in 30 percent more moonlight during a supermoon .
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After Mr. Trump's comments and Downing Street's refusal, Mr. Farage lashed out saying that the world has changed and it is time that the Downing Street does the same. In endorsing Farage , Trump is promoting a key architect of last June's Brexit referendum, which was widely seen as vote against immigration and globalization and for a white, British identity.
Governor Pat McCrory officially filed for a recount in the North Carolina's Governor's race Tuesday. McCrory's campaign acknowledged the recount won't occur until counties finish those tallies, but they wanted to ensure they didn't miss a deadline under state law.
Turkish media reported earlier that the attack was by Islamic State (IS) militants. The injured soldiers were taken to a state hospital in the southern Turkish province of Kilis, medical and security sources told the Anadolu News agency.
Hillary Clinton may be fading from public view, but Bernie Sanders is staying firmly in the spotlight, and the progressive organizations and operatives who rallied around his presidential campaign feel like they are finally a force in the Democratic Party, NBC News reports.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that his country stayed true to "European values" but has seen little "concrete support from Western friends". "Where there are problems, we need to talk about them". The coup attempt was followed by a mass crackdown on Turkish opposition figures, including teachers, journalists, and civil servants deemed sympathetic to Kurdish separatism and self-exiled cleric Fethullah Gulen, who Turkey says was the mastermind behind the unrest.
Since medical marijuana hit shops in Colorado, pot-related calls to poison control centers more than doubled from 44 to 93, and in 2014, they increased by almost 79 percent from 127 to 222, said Dr. Khalatbari also seems to think that the cannabis measure will not only pass, but it will be streamlined through the bureaucracy and give businesses the ability to allow the use of marijuana in their establishments as early as January.
News organizations have complained that Trump has not kept them in the loop, including when he was leaving Washington , D.C., for NY and when he went out to dinner this week. Trump has long stoked internal rivalries among his staff - both in his businesses and his campaign - and has created ambiguity in his transition about who has authority to make key decisions.
A day after making an impassioned appeal to the nation to bear with the hardships of demonetisation for 50 days, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was in Ghazipur to inaugurate railway projects in the city. "I am really pained by the inconvenience and that is why I am working tirelessly to help people overcome this situation". "Once the cleansing is over, not even a mosquito will be there", he said, adding "there is pain due to demonetisation but more to gain".
Federation Internationale de Football Association says President Gianni Infantino and secretary general Fatma Samoura "have both committed to visiting the region at the appropriate time in the near future". Judging from Trump's friendly overtures towards Israel -for example, inviting Netanyahu and his wife to visit Washington shortly after winning the election - the immediate future does not look promising.
The suspect is believed to be someone "in the entourage of this retirement home", Montpellier prosecutor Christophe Barret said in a news conference on Friday. When officers arrived, they found the body of another woman, gagged and tied up outside the building with three stab wounds. Residents of the home "are very elderly with an average age of 75 although some are over 90", a local councillor said, adding that many need assistance to walk.
He brought them back to his house in Barking, London , where he poisoned, raped and killed them. The graveyard was 500 meters away from his flat in east London . None of the sexual assault victims had contacted police before Port was charged in relation to the four deaths. "A sick and twisted scumbag will never be able to hurt or destroy any other family's life".