Last year, Turkey also shot down a Russian jet killing a crew member after it violated airspace of it. Putin was briefed about the shooting during their conversation. The Russian foreign ministry confirmed the attack mounted as Ambassador Andrei Karlov made a speech at the opening of a photographic exhibition. The gunman was killed by special forces.
Russian Ambassador to Turkey Andrei Karlov was shot and killed December 19 at an art exhibition in Ankara , where he was delivering a public address. "We condemn this act of violence, whatever its source. Don't forget Syria!" after killing Karlov at a photo exhibition in the capital. He said later on Twitter: "Shocked to hear of despicable murder of Russia's Ambassador to Turkey ".
Navy ship that veered into Iranian waters. "I don't know if you'd want that drone back". It also said it "strongly opposed" USA reconnaissance activities and had asked Washington to stop them. Trumps behaviour "could easily drive China-US relations into what Obama portrays as full-conflict mode", said the editorial which was published alongside a cartoon showing Trump riding a bull into a China shop much to the shock of US businessmen.
Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said last week, "We're seeing the most cruel form of savagery in Aleppo, and the regime and its supporters are responsible for this". Relations between Russian Federation and Turkey have been tense in recent years over the ongoing bloodshed in Syria. The Russian Foreign Ministry has declared the attack as a terrorist act, and a criminal case over the murder has been opened by Russia's Investigative Committee.
Ms. Nafees said the police were needlessly harassing friends of her younger son Haseeb in the name of asking about Najeeb's whereabouts. Police have raised the reward amount for providing information that could help locate Najeeb from Rs 5 lakh to Rs 10 lakh.
Another Marvel movie, Doctor Strange , pulled in $652.9 million, while the animated film Moana has made more than $280 million since its Thanksgiving Day debut. That would rank as the second highest December bow in history, behind only last year's Star Wars: The Force Awakens which earned a record-grabbing $247 million in its opening frame.
The recapture of Aleppo - Syrian President Bashar al-Assad's biggest victory in the almost six-year-old war - has left thousands of people stuck in the last rebel bastion in the city's east amid accusations by the United Nations and Western powers of atrocities against civilians by pro-government forces.
Obstructing the evacuation process was a "reckless" act, which put the lives of thousands of trapped people in danger, it said in a statement. But the Syrian government says nobody else can leave Aleppo until those villages are evacuated.
But after showing his police ID, he was waved through and allowed to proceed. His suggestion has yet to be echoed by other officials but was repeated in the pro-government press, which claimed what Ankara terms the Fethullah Terror Organisation (FETO) was behind the attack.
As Chief Justice, he will have a tenure of over seven months as he would be retiring on 28 August, 2017. He also headed the bench which set aside imposition of President's rule in Arunachal Pradesh in January. Ramaswami was sought. The process for his appointment was set into motion when justice Thakur wrote to the Union government on December 6, recommending him as the next chief justice.
The banking giant said MBNA, which holds assets of £7 billion, would deliver strong financial returns and bolster its position in the United Kingdom prime credit card market. However, the agreement means MBNA's claims for payment protection insurance (PPI) are added to Lloyds' own £17bn liability, the largest bill any bank is facing for the mis-selling scandal.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has pledged to step up the country's efforts against terrorism, vowing a strong response to the assassination of his ambassador to Turkey, Andrey Karlov . But Russia and Turkey have been involved in conflict in Syria across the border from where more than two million Syrian refugees have settled. Andrey Karlov has been the Russian ambassador to Turkey since July 2013; the longtime diplomat has served the Kremlin in a wide variety of capacities, ...
McCulloch told those gathered that the electors were bound by Montana law to cast their vote for Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence , and she couldn't accept ballots that did otherwise. "I was an elector in 2008, and as I recall there was nobody in the gallery, there were very few reporters there, and this is a very different electoral college meeting", said Kobach.
Raddatz then asked point blank if she was disappointed in the president. "I'm disappointed that we went through this process. the country went through this process-" she said . "You know, Martha, we were attacked by a foreign adversary and I think it's the responsibility of the government to help individual citizens as well as institutions, nonprofits, corporations to protect us-help protect us", she said.
While not directly pointing the finger at Mr Putin, he blamed "the highest level" of the Russian government for the hacks. Russians "continue to do all kinds of stuff" against American political organizations, think tanks and thought leaders another U.S.
During the campaign, Friedman raised eyebrows with his candid rejection of American policy standards regarding the Middle East including a promise to bestow recognition of full Israeli sovereignty over the entire city of Jerusalem and move the US Embassy there.
His innings was the highest by an Indian opener against England at home since Budhi Kunderan's 192 at erstwhile Madras in 1964. Asked what the tourists could take away from their efforts on a pitch offering nearly no spin or seam movement, Stokes replied: "A bit of sunburn probably, to be honest".
Confusion reigned on Friday when the government stopped convoys from leaving the city, saying rebel fighters had fired on them at a crossing point into the enclave. "It has been one of the hardest issues that I've faced as president", he said. The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has reported roughly 4,000 civilians left Aleppo on 16 December.
After several false starts, evacuations for civilians from the bombarded city of Aleppo began on Monday, and among the evacuees was 7-year-old Bana al-Abed, who attracted worldwide attention with her Twitter account. "We created our Twitter to tell all the world what is happening there". Several other activist reports confirmed that Bana was among those evacuated from the city on Monday.
Trump hastily tweeted out a misspelled commentary in early hours of Saturday morning and accused Beijing of "stealing" American property. However, the tweet has since been deleted, with Trump amending the spelling of the word. "China relationship, some of which could have some pretty serious and damaging ramifications ". Although it's unclear what the motivation was for the Chinese, the seizing of the drone comes on the heels of other provocative incidents that have happened since ...
The Parliamentary inquiry into the SABC will reconvene in January. "So nothing legally can be done as has been the case when the other board members resigned". This after the courts ruled that his appointment as head of corporate affairs was invalid and he should stop reporting for duty. The former chair of the board struggled to defend several damning allegations against the public broadcaster last week, including claims of censorship, political interference and intimidation at the SABC.
Flight MH370 disappeared on March 8, 2014 with 239 people on board, a lot of them Chinese, en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. There is around 10,000-square kilometres of the search zone still to be examined. But the families of the plane's passengers have called for the investigation to continue, with some traveling to Madagascar and Mauritius to encourage locals to search for debris.
Finally, one of the last cards reads, "Keep in mind, if Donald Trump becomes president, he will kill us all". Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, in late October, said he might reopen the case again Clinton's emails, he did not fully clear her until three days before the elections.
Clinton then invoked Nate Silver, the statistician who analyzes elections and sports; Silver said the late October letter from FBI Director James Comey influenced the presidential outcome; he has written that Clinton would have won had the election been held in October.
Andanar said . Around 45 percent were "very worried " that they would fall victim to such killings, 33 percent were "somewhat worried ", 10 percent were "not too worried ", and 12 percent were "not worried at all". But they would like less killings", said Ramon Casiple, executive director of the Institute for Political and Electoral Reform. "We recognize our people's concern", Andanar said in a statement and stressed that the EJKs are "not state sponsored".
He was refused bail and is expected to face Parramatta Local Court later today. The little girl's current condition remains unknown. It's understood she drove to a home belonging to the man's relatives in McCredie Road, Guildford West, where neighbours heard her screaming, "You have killed my baby!" He has been charged with reckless assault causing grievous bodily harm.
Salvation Army has received a donation of 150 toys for its Toy Mountain campaign this year. "It's actually pretty remarkable", said Captain Analese Ryerson of the Salvation Army of Bryan-College Station. The Accounting Club also got involved by adopting ten angels and providing wrapping supplies for the gifts provided. "Our team is proud to partner with the Salvation Army and we'd like to see more local businesses join this worthwhile program".
According to the FDA, there were 92 incidents of overheating, fire or explosion in e-cigarettes across the country between 2009 and September of 2015. "With any other product we would have seen serious action taken by now, but we haven't seen a single recall for any brand of e-cigarettes", Schumer said.
Gunmen also opened fire on a police station at the Karak castle where, according to the officials, up to six gunmen are believed to be hiding. A Canadian tourist is among at least 10 people who died in a shootout between police and gunmen. This cowardly attack killed 6 members of the security forces and one foreign tourist. Babcock said her son Chris was injured. The building was one of the complete Crusader castles remaining in the world and a major tourist destination.
New England Private Wealth Advisors LLC boosted its stake in shares of Coca-Cola by 0.5% in the second quarter. Cambridge Advisors Inc. now owns 8,061 shares of the company's stock valued at $341,000 after buying an additional 22 shares during the period.
The second half provided some feisty moments and Barkley's challenge on Henderson was one of the main talking points as the Everton midfielder escaped with a yellow card. After the game you apologise but thankfully I'm alright. "It was just mistimed, you're going to get them in derby games". "Everybody was reacting and it was started by Lovren and he already had a yellow".
Ban urged "the parties to take all necessary measures to allow safe resumption of this evacuation process". The rebels were also accused of failing to honour a condition that stipulated they should allow for the evacuation of thousands of civilians from Kafraya and Fua, Shia Muslim towns besieged by rebel groups.
The evidence may seem overwhelming, but Donald Trump's top aides have said the President-elect will not accept the finding by USA intelligence that Russian Federation tried to influence the presidential election any time soon. The FBI and Central Intelligence Agency announced respectively that they are in agreement that the Russian hacking was in fact aimed to hurt Hillary Clinton.
Then on Friday 16th December, he was found guilty of 21 other charges against two young girls. Clarke sat impassively as his sentence was read out while his three victims broke down in tears and hugged. "Outside court the police paid tribute to the 'courage and determination" of the victims. Now, the twisted paedophile has been told he is nearly certain to die in jail after he was sentenced to 13 years for child sex offences which he committed over a ten year period.
A man, who was armed with a machete on a busy SkyTrain, remains in hospital after being shot by a Vancouver Police Department officer. A weapon is seen in the snow outside the station. TransLink, the agency that oversees Vancouver's rapid rail system and other transit services, said the 29th Avenue station has reopened. The Independent Investigations Office has been called in.