IS's Amaq news agency earlier said that IS fighters had captured two Turkish soldiers near the village of Dana west of al-Bab in the Aleppo countryside. "They did not have much of a chance as their weapons are limited - machine guns and Kalashnikovs - while the regime and Russians have used everything from barrel bombs to warplanes", he told Reuters from the Turkish border town of Gaziantep, a rear base for some of Syria's rebel forces.
He said: "The statement was indeed news, this is a very serious statement ". A top Russian diplomat rebuked Turkey's president over his comments on Syria today, saying they contradict global agreements on the war-wracked country. The two leaders exchanged views on Cyprus peace talks and discussed the latest developments in Syria, especially the conflict-hit city Aleppo, said the source, who spoke on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on talking to the media.
Speaking at the rally, Razak said, "it is a proud day for all Muslims in the country that we all stood up for a humanitarian cause which affected our brothers and sisters in Myanmar". On Friday, Suu Kyi insisted that Myanmar's government wants to make the relationship between ethnic Rakhine Buddhists and the Muslim minority "better", but accused the global community of not adopting a constructive stance on the "highly sensitive and delicate" issue.
The DAP lawmaker reminded Najib too, that since Malaysia was instrumental in bringing Myanmar back to the Asean fold, it had an added responsibility to bear in regard to Myanmar's actions against the Rohingya community. The ministry noted that hundreds of thousands of Rohingyas had fled to neighbouring countries in recent years, including 56,000 to Malaysia, making "this matter no longer an internal matter but an worldwide matter".
Trump said during the campaign that Petraeus' wrongs were "far, far less" than those he asserted that Hillary Clinton should have been prosecuted for. Petraeus told the BBC last week that he would willingly accept a role in the Trump administration. He also falsely claimed that millions of people had voted illegally in the presidential election and provided no evidence to back up the baseless charge.
China charges an average 15.6 percent tariff on USA agricultural imports and nine percent on other goods, according to the World Trade Organization. That could dampen Chinese expectations that his election would benefit China through a less confrontational approach and reduced attention to the Asia Pacific region, where China sees itself as eventually supplanting the U.S.as the dominant power.
The Russian Defense Ministry said on December 5 that the Sukhoi fighter was returning from a mission in Syria when it rolled off the deck after the rope of the aircraft's arresting gear broke. Meanwhile, media reports have suggested that Russian Federation has given up on using the carrier for operations in Syria, and that the reliability of the vessel was always in question.
She still wants to go ahead with the opposition party plan to put their impeachment motion up for a vote on Friday. But they also said they would meet again if that plan does not work, meaning they are bracing for the possibility that a vote tomorrow might not take place.
Slager testified on Tuesday that he felt "total fear" when he shot Scott, whom he had stopped over a broken brake light. He could face life imprisonment if convicted. The shooting was captured on cellphone video by a passerby. In the prosecution's closing arguments, Solicitor Scarlett Wilson described murder and voluntarily manslaughter.
Called it "the hardest decision I've ever made", an emotional Mr Key said: "I don't know what I'll do next". "I've given everything I could to this job, a job that I cherish in the country that I love". National now governs with the support of three small parties. "The reason we don't have enough houses in Auckland is mostly because of the very large numbers of people moving here from other countries - and they're doing that because they see New Zealand as a strong, successful country in ...
Deliberations continue in the trial of Michael Slager, a fired SC patrolman charged with murder in the shooting of an unarmed black motorist. While the jury was visiting the scene of the shooting on Wednesday morning, Judge Clifton Newman told attorneys he would grant a prosecution request to let jurors choose between murder or manslaughter if they decide to convict.
The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights also reported strikes on Idlib city. The U.S. officials had asked the rebels "do you want to leave, (or) do you want to be steadfast", Malahifji said. The rebels, including foreign-backed groups, say they have been abandoned to their fate in a war against better armed enemies including the highly trained Lebanese group Hezbollah.
The governor, without naming her had said that any person should take care and think twice before making any allegations against the army. Responding to a poser whether the West Bengal government, if required, is ready to take legal action against central government to which Mamata said, "Action has already been initiated".
Rogelio Chavez, 33, managed to evade authorities since breaking out of the the Santa Clara County Jail on the night before Thanksgiving. The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office says they were targeting people associated with Rogelio Chavez throughout the county.
However, according to SANA news agency, citing a source within the Syrian Defense Ministry, this statement by Erdogan puts " an end to his lies ". That is to say we are there for the establishment of justice , he said, taking a page out of the USA playbook, which however in recent weeks has been muted following substantial advances by Syrian and Russian forces which as reported last night, have made material gains in the fight against Syrian rebels in east Aleppo.
Artan's mother said she didn't know anything was wrong until police showed up at her door, said Hassan Omar, president of the Somali Community Association, relating an in-person conversation he had with the mother Monday afternoon. Stop interfering with other countries, especially Muslim Ummah [community]. Speaking at a press conference Monday on Artan's attack, Roula Allouch, the national board chair of the Council on American-Islamic Relations, expressed worry over attacks against Muslims.
In all, there were 72 passengers and nine crew on board the British Aerospace 146. Brazil's President Michel Temer declared three days of mourning for the victims. It flew near the towns of La Ceja and La Unión, in mountainous stretches around Medellín. Rescuers carrying stretchers had to hike for more than half an hour to reach the site.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Wednesday that the Syrian government had detained hundreds of people forced to flee rebel-held areas of east Aleppo by the attack. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has enjoyed diplomatic support from Russian Federation, which has also intervened militarily to boost the campaign for Aleppo.
Indian attempts can not impact our relations with Afghanistan, which are based on strong links of religion, history, culture and at people-to-people level. "Both leaders agreed to operationalise the additional amount of one billion United States dollars for bilateral cooperation especially in capacity building, skill development, infrastructure building and connectivity linkages, including through a possible air corridor between India and Afghanistan to overcome obstacles to promotion of ...
Najib's attendance came despite warnings from Myanmar that Malaysia risked violating the Association of Southeast Asian Nations' (ASEAN) principle of non-interference in other members' internal affairs. Denied citizenship although they have lived in Myanmar for generations, Rohingya have faced persecution that exploded in intercommunal violence in Rakhine state in 2012 that left hundreds dead and forced more than 100,000 into squalid camps.
Few details were released about the treatment of the children by the suspect. She said the officer was undergoing surgery Wednesday night. She said the neighborhood was locked down while law enforcement worked to arrest the suspect. "Most recruits have great support from their families and loved ones, but some of the recruits have folks at home that aren't insane about them taking a job where they're risking their life and so this just makes it harder", she said.
Court documents submitted insist the political party is made up of people who "are regular citizens of ordinary means" and can not afford the $ 1 million bond , The Associated Press reported . Stein and her supporters raised more than $6.9 million for recounts in Pennsylvania , Michigan and Wisconsin. "Indeed, the logical extension of Stein's argument is that it is always unconstitutional not to spend millions of dollars in taxpayer money to conduct a recount-for every election, for every ...
U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power said after the vote that the resolution would likely do little to persuade Pyongyang in the near future of halting its "relentless pursuit" of nuclear weapons. Resolution 2321 is created to further stifle Pyongyang's financial and maritime networks, diplomatic activities and overseas labor exports, while levying a new embargo on sales of statues, helicopters, ships and other items.
The storm hit close to the town of San Juan de Nicaragua and near the border with Costa Rica, and was expected to weaken rapidly to a tropical storm by Thursday night as it moved offshore, the center said. About 255 communities were affected, with more than 5500 people housed in 50 shelters across the country, the Commission said. Otto is the southernmost landfalling hurricane in Central America on record, according to the National Hurricane Center .
Several other fires were still raging. "If setting the fire was deliberate it is definitely terror", Police chief Roni Alsheich said during a November 27 visit to the West Bank settlement of Halamish, where a fire destroyed 18 homes over the weekend.
Even in their second outing, the English top half fell apart at 78-4 on the evening of day three with batsmen forced to bat up the order after an injury to teenage opener Haseeb Hameed. Parthiv Patel was the hero for India in the fourth innings as the wicketkeeper scored an unbeaten 67 in his comeback Test to help hosts to a eight wicket win over the visitors.
Trump said companies are not going to leave the US anymore "without consequences". Mr Trump did a victory lap at the Carrier factory floor among hundreds of relieved workers and lavished praise on the firm's executives after earlier assailing them during the campaign.
This pipeline would run from North Dakota , through South Dakota and Iowa, down to IL. US Assistant Secretary of the Army, Jo-Ellen Darcy, released a statement Sunday stating that alternate routes are being sought out for the Dakota Access Pipeline .
Key's resignation will be effective from December 12 and the national MPs will meet on the same day to decide on a new leader. Key said he would vote for his deputy prime minister, Bill English, if he put his name forward. "But, for me and the National Party, this is a good time to go". "I have had awesome support from the New Zealand public". "I've never wanted my success to be measured by how long I've spent in Parliament", he said.
The anti-immigrant and nationalist Hofer conceded to Van der Bellen shortly after the polls closed on Sunday, and his loss halts - at least temporarily - a right-wing populist wave that has been threatening to overtake Europe . "From the very start I fought and argued for a pro-European Austria". Among Hofer supporters, the top reason was that he "understands the concerns of people like me", cited by 55 percent of respondents.
A federal judge has ordered a recount of Michigan's presidential ballots to begin at noon on Monday and directed that the state complete the process by a December 13 federal deadline. Trump defeated Clinton by 10,704 votes, or two-tenths of a percentage point, in MI. Stein said Saturday she was nixing the suit because of the court's $1 million fee - despite bringing in almost $7 million in donations for it.
The Ta'ang National Liberation Army (TNLA) confirmed to Anadolu Agency that an alliance of three armed groups in northeastern Shan not involved in the country's peace process attacked police outposts at 105th Mile Trade Zone in Muse Township early Sunday morning.
During the conversation, Erdogan said that Turkey wanted a fair, lasting, and comprehensive solution that protected both sides' rights in the island. Turkey would not so easily have been able to carry out its military offensive in Syria without "positive developments" in its relations with Russia , Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Nurettin Canikli said on Wednesday.
He was referring to two presidential aides who also were formally charged Sunday for allegedly helping Choi. "The opposition will now start contacting ruling-party lawmakers to start their impeachment procedure", said Choi. "They believe they will have the numbers to get the two-thirds majority [vote needed for impeachment] because numerous president's own party members have also supported the move for her to be impeached".
Police had erected barricades to block roads leading to the hospital and were on guard as thousands of Jayalalitha's followers, many weeping, gathered outside. "May God bless her", tweeted Banerjee. Maharashtra prays for her speedy recovery!" posted Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis, while his Rajasthan counterpart Vasundhara Raje tweeted: "Prayers for the speedy recovery of Tamil Nadu CM #Jayalalithaa ji.