Amnesty International said it has received reports of Syrian security forces detaining men in Aleppo areas recaptured by the government. The Syrian civil defence group, known as the White Helmets, on Wednesday said a government artillery attack had killed at least 45 people, including many children, as they tried to escape fighting in Jub al-Quba, in the east of the city.
He had declined to affirm at the trial. "Because she was a member of parliament your crime has an additional dimension that calls for particular punishment", judge Alan Wilkie told Thomas Mair, 53, as he issued the rare "whole life term" punishment.
He will also take control of the military's uneasy relationship with the civilian government. Defence minister Khawaja Asif dampened any expectations that Bajwa would immediately push for a radical policy shift. In a statement, the United States embassy in Islamabad also said it wanted to help "Pakistani authorities to honour their pledge to prevent the use of Pakistan's soil for terrorist attacks against its neighbours".
It's a sign of how Cyber Monday's once-unique status in the holiday shopping season has diminished as consumers make more purchases from their computers and smartphones throughout the season. "Get a 4K 55-inch Smart Unit for only $380, 65" 4K TV for $600, or 43" 1080p Smart TV for a mere $180. Wal-Mart kept the number of online deals similar to the past four days while Amazon .com was offering four times as many deals as Wal-Mart.
International Women & Justice Summit held by the Women and Democracy Association (KADEM) in Istanbul, Erdoğan said: "You did not keep your word". Erdogan's warning to open the border gates refers to a deal struck between the European Union and Ankara in March, in which Turkey agreed to help stop the flow of refugees across its border and take back migrants rejected for asylum in Europe.
After declaring himself the victor of the popular vote, which was actually won by Hillary Clinton by two million votes, he claimed "serious voter fraud" had taken place in states during the election without providing evidence to support this claim.
According to local authorities, 14,000 people were evacuated from the town of Gatlinburg and the neighbouring resort town of Pigeon Forge. "I have never seen an event like this and it's going to take some time to recover", said Sevier County Mayor Larry Waters.
The campaign of Roque De La Fuente withdrew its recount petition on Tuesday, and will not be participating financially in the cost of the recount . She has demanded recounts in Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania. The Commission's role in a recount is to order the recount, to provide legal guidance to the counties during the recount, and to certify the results.
Clinton campaign general counsel Marc Elias said over the weekend that her team will take part in the recount. Trump narrowly beat the Democratic candidate in Wisconsin, where a recount of the votes was initiated last week by Green Party candidate Jill Stein.
In what political analysts considered a highly unusual public airing of those tensions from within the Trump team, Conway last week tweeted that she had received "a deluge" of concern from people warning against Romney. Trump responded to the widening gap in the popular vote and a movement for recounts in three key states because of alleged irregularities in their elections, suggesting on Twitter that he only lost the popular vote because millions of people voted for Clinton illegally.
On Monday, Bangladesh border guards turned back a number of Rohingya refugees who were attempting to cross the Naf River separating Rakhine from southern Bangladesh. The BBC cannot visit the area to verify what is occurring there, as journalists and aid workers have been barred. ― Reuters picYANGON, Nov 28 ― Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi today postponed a visit to Indonesia after protests there over her country's bloody crackdown on Rohingya Muslims and a thwarted plot to attack ...
Among them are 100,000 children, says UNICEF, the UN's child rights organization. Forces loyal to Bashar al Assad took the Sakhour, Haydariya and Sheikh Khodr neighbourhoods on Monday and Kurdish forces captured the Sheikh Fares district from rebels, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.
Chao is a seasoned choice: She served a full eight years as Labor Secretary under President George W. Bush, and already had years of experience in top-level federal positions before that. "She really understands the federal government-can lead rebuilding our infrastructure", he wrote on Twitter. Former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich praised Chao's expected nomination.
Trump won Wisconsin by a narrow margin of just more than 20,000 votes. The state Elections Commission has ordered the recount to begin Thursday if Stein pays the $3.5 million cost by 4:30 p.m. Williams says elections are not flawless, but said he's seen no evidence of widespread fraud or mistakes in the American electoral system. Democratic party candidate Hillary Clinton also backed the recount, including the hand count.
Gen. Michael Flynn to serve as his national security adviser . As the former head of USA military intelligence, Flynn has made it clear that he has a real issue with Muslims . The special assistant to the president for national security affairs coordinates the synthesis and presentation of the information generated by the vast USA national security apparatus - the State Department, the Defense Department, the CIA, the National Security Agency and a host of other intelligence agencies.
But it seems to me that Mr. Romney may be thinking beyond accepting an appointment as U.S. Secretary of State as a further service to his country; he may be thinking that he can be of great service to President Donald Trump in an area in which Mr.
Slager is charged with murder in the shooting death past year of Walter Scott. Several of Slager's former colleagues at the North Charleston Police Department testified that Slager was an honest man and a good officer. Slager said he tried to handcuff Scott but couldn't, and that Scott rolled over on his back and used the Taser on Slager. "There's always another reason", he testified.
Elevators close on Rep. Tom Price , R-Ga., as he arrives at Trump Tower, Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016, in NY. "I don't think a cost of admission for party unity has to be the secretary of state position", Conway said on ABC's This Week, suggesting that Romney went too far in questioning Trump's character and intellect during the presidential race.
Castro was admired by many around the world, especially in Latin America and Africa, for standing up to the United States, instituting free education and health care, and sending doctors around the world on missions of mercy.But others vilified him as a dictator who ruined the economy with his brand of socialism and denied Cubans basic human rights such as freedom of speech.
However, Castro has not enacted significant political reforms, and the death Friday of his brother, former president and leader of the revolution Fidel, at age 90, is not likely to usher in quick change. Trump Campaign Manager Kellyanne Conway advertised her boss's outreach to Obama, describing it as evidence of smart leadership. At first he spoke of his support for the reopening of diplomatic ties after decades of distrust.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights , which monitors the conflict, said about 400 people traveled into government-controlled Hanano from neighboring rebel-held districts, from where some were transferred to government-held western Aleppo.
The chances of the outcomes changing are slim, though, because of Trump's margins of victory in those three states. He beat Clinton by about 10,000 votes (out of 4.8 million ), making it the " closest presidential race in MI in more than 75 years", according to the Associated Press .
This process is hastening a one-state reality that could destroy Israeli democracy and will result in intensifying global condemnation of Israel . UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson, who spoke at a special meeting of the United Nations Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People, said that sadly, in many ways the last 10 years can be described as a lost decade for Israeli-Palestinian peace-making.
Mrs Symonds said: "When Peter Deem killed himself she told me "Mum, I would give all of this up to live in a terraced house with my daughter and him". Miss Symonds moved into the two-bedroomed bungalow Morgan owned with his estranged wife in August 2015. The businessman was arrested on suspicion of Miss Symonds murder and is said to have directed officers to a key in his jeans.
Investigators are inspecting his computer and cell phone and talking to family and associates, as they try to determine what led him to act. "Continue to shelter in place". Law enforcement responding to an active attack alert in Ohio. Neighbors said Artan was always polite and attended daily prayer services at a mosque.
This combo of three file photos shows Fidel Castro, from left; smoking a cigar in Havana , Cuba, April 29, 1961; speaking to the media while on a mission to collect Elian Gonzales in Washington, D.C., April 6, 2000; and at his Havana home on February 13, 2016.
Regional leaders and tens of thousands of Cubans filled Havana's Plaza of the Revolution Tuesday night for a service honoring Fidel Castro on the wide plaza where the Cuban leader delivered fiery speeches to mammoth crowds in the years after he seized power.
But on Tuesday, the Islamic State militant group said on its news agency Amaq that Artan was acting as "a soldier" on its behalf. There is no evidence yet to support that ISIS new about the impending attack before it happened. "After that, everybody was shouting, 'Run! Run!" "This auto just swerved and ran into a whole group of people", Kreinbrink said. One had a fractured skull.
As Castro's remains are prepared for the return to Santiago, the state is rekindling images of a younger Castro whose legacy they vow to keep alive. While many Cubans report a certain pressure to attend the government's many staged events and Castro was hated by many who fled for Miami , he was also widely loved and people appeared to shed genuine tears on Monday.
Byrne said in an interview that China was very displeased with the threats arising from advances in North Korea's nuclear program and feels that the program destabilizes the Korean Peninsula. China has traditionally protected North Korea diplomatically, believing that Kim Jong-Un's regime is preferable to its collapse, but has increasingly grown frustrated by the state's defiance.
North Korea's main ally and largest trade partner, China hailed the sanctions as striking a balance between punishing the rogue nation and protecting its people. Most likely the provocations will come in the form of missile or, possibly, nuclear tests created to show the United States and the world community that pressures alone will not bring the North to its knees, and back to the negotiating table, the expert said.
Saudi Arabia is the only control in the world where women are not allowed to drive. In his letter, Alwaleed stressed that the driving ban goes beyond the issue of women's rights and pointed to economic, financial and political factors in his argument for doing away with the outdated practice.
In Mosul, the scene of a 6-week-old offensive by US -backed Iraqi troops, there is increasing desperation - and a fast-growing casualty count - among city residents who, willingly or not, have followed Iraqi government instructions to shelter at home while the fighting rages around them.
According to a statement from Colombian aviation officials, an emergency was declared by the plane between the municipalities of La Ceja and La Union . Poor weather conditions made the crash site accessible only by road, airport officials said . "It's a tragedy of huge proportions", an Associated Press (AP) report from Bogota in Colombia quoted the Medellin Mayor Federico Gutierrez as telling a local radio station.
Reversing the Patna High Court's September 7 order granting him bail, the top court had on September 30 had ordered Shahabuddin back to jail in the Rajiv Roshan murder case as it pointed to the need for balancing the consideration of individual liberty of the accused with that of societal interest.