The uniformed attackers entered the base in vehicles and opened fire, Afghan army spokesman Abdul Qahar Araam said. The assault began as soldiers were observing Friday prayers at Camp Shaheen near Mazar-e Sharif, one of the nation's most populated and developed cities, the Afghan military said.
We loved seeing William and Kate getting involved in our favourite radio shows. In March, the Duchess Cambridge had spoken of the mental disorders that young mothers may experience in a speech. William and Harry also spoke candidly about how they didn't talk much about their mother's death as they grew up without her. William was 15 and Harry was 12 when Princess Diana died in a auto crash in 1997.
North Korean state media warned that such "reckless acts of aggression" would be countered with "whatever methods the U.S. wants to take". North Korea's army vowed Friday a "merciless" response to any U.S. A military clash on the Korean Peninsula would have disastrous consequences not only for North and South Korea but also for all neighboring countries.
Los Angeles' five-man unit of Paul, DeAndre Jordan , Luc Richard Mbah a Moute, Jamal Crawford and Paul Pierce was not only the team's most used lineup, but also extremely successful. But a amusing thing happened in the second half of Game 3 on Friday night: The Clippers started playing their best basketball with Griffin on the bench.
The attackers used rocket-propelled grenades and rifles, and some detonated suicide vests packed with explosive, they said. It is one of seven corps of the country's Ministry of Defense, which is responsible for providing security for Afghanistan's northern and northeastern provinces.
The river is forecast to rise three feet above its flood stage on Sunday and moderate flooding is expected. Firefighters in the communities of Iaeger and Bradshaw were looking at the Tug River after the McDowell County Office of Emergency Services was alerted that the waterway could be approaching flood stage, a McDowell County 911 dispatcher said after 7 p.m.
The Delhi Election Commission has set up over 13,000 polling booths out of which over 3,000 have been identified as sensitive while around 1500 as hypersensitive. He was speaking to reporters after meeting Delhi Chief Minister Aravind Kejriwal, who visited him today morning at the Kerala House here. "The only way to fail EVM tampering is to vote for the AAP tomorrow in huge numbers..." Not only will this help the party in the next Assembly election but, more importantly, it will stop the Aam ...
Turkey's bar association said this week that the last-minute decision by the YSK electoral board to allow the unstamped ballots was clearly against the law, prevented proper records being kept and may have impacted the results. Global monitors say the electoral board's decision removed an important safeguard against fraud and was "contrary to Turkish law". The last interaction between Trump and Erdogan occurred this week, when the heads of state spoke in a phone call regarding the Syrian ...
After watching the thousands of fun runners pounding the streets of London for the marathon on Sunday and seeing the overwhelming sense of achievement at the finish line, you can't help but feel inspired. "We tried to maintain that pace for half of the race". "It was becoming tougher and tougher". There was a British victor in the wheelchair race, with David Weir storming to his seventh victory in the event to end four years of frustration since his last success.
In response to the tensions in the region, the United States sent a naval group led by U.S. aircraft carrier Carl Vinson to the Korean Peninsula. North Korea's state news agency ( KCNA ) quoted a foreign ministry spokesman castigating Australian foreign minister, Julie Bishop, after she said the rogue nation would be subject to further Australian sanctions and for "spouting a string of rubbish against the DPRK over its entirely just steps for self-defense".
The European Union also urged a probe into the poll fraud claims after global observers voiced concerns, but US President Donald Trump called his Turkish counterpart to offer his congratulations. ever seen in any Western country". Alev Korun, a member of the OSCE mission that observed the referendum, told a radio program in her native Austria on Tuesday that, "there is a suspicion that up to 2.5 million votes could have been manipulated".
The two Japanese warships, the Samidare and Ashigara, left western Japan on Friday to join the Carl Vinson and will "practice a variety of tactics" with the U.S. "The statement that was put out was that the Carl Vinson Group was headed to the Korean Peninsula". The aircraft carrier will arrive "in a matter of days", Pence, who is in Sydney, said, after the location of the naval strike group became contentious.
He also named his son Prince Khalid as new ambassador to the US. That program includes steps such as new taxes, domestic fuel price hikes, the transfer of much of the burden of development projects to the private sector from the government, and the sale of a stake in national oil giant Saudi Aramco.
In a surprise move on Tuesday, May called a snap election to be held in June in order to bolster her position before going into two years of negotiations with the European Union about Britain's departure from the bloc. Three weekend opinion polls put the Conservatives about 20 points ahead of Labour, and if translated into votes, this could give May an "election landslide" with a majority of more than 100, according to an analysis by The Times.
Trump, who last week ordered airstrikes on a Syrian air base in retaliation for a chemical weapons attack, was asked Wednesday if Syria could have launched the attack without Russia's knowledge. Intelligence services from several Western countries dispute that claim. "The results will not come quickly", Lavrov said. US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley and other members of the security council vote for a draft resolution condemning the reported use of chemical weapons in Syria at the ...
Despite this, she had repeatedly said in the past that she would not seek a new election before 2020. But if May can withstand the public scorn, she doesn't have much incentive to show up for a debate - her party's already the heavy favorite to carry the election.
As the brown bomber jacket-clad vice president was briefed near the military demarcation line, two North Korean soldiers watched from a short distance away, one taking multiple photographs of the American visitor. The US, meanwhile, has conducted missile defense drills with the South Korean and Japanese navies, sent its newest F-35 stealth fighters to train in South Korea, flown B-1 bombers to South Korea, and just Thursday commenced "Max Thunder", billed as the second-largest military flying ...
But Corbyn said today: "Seven years of Tory failure and broken promises have left our schools in a bad state". Ten of the 100 seats with the highest Remain vote last June are in the North of England, two of which are now held by the Liberal Democrats and seven by Labour.
Before the electoral board's announcement, Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said the opposition had the right to file objections, but warned that calling for street protests was unacceptable. Sancar went on to state that the electoral board's last-minute decision to allow unstamped ballots had prevented proper record-keeping to occur, meaning it was now impossible to determine how many invalid or make votes may have been counted.
On Wednesday, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov held a meeting with US State Secretary Rex Tillerson in Moscow and said Moscow had seen the United States' readiness to support global investigation of the events in Idlib. Putin's decision to host Tillerson signaled Moscow's intent to maintain communication with the US even as the countries bash each other publicly in louder and louder tones.
Investigators had found a written note defending Daesh next to the body of the gunman, a judicial source said. Meanwhile, the Islamic State, who claimed the attack, has identified the attacker as Abu-Yusuf al-Baljiki, raising suspicion over the presence of an accomplice.
Trump said Thursday that Iran is "not living up to the spirit of the agreement", adding he considers the overall accord "terrible". "It shouldn't have been negotiated the way it was negotiated". In addition, US President Donald Trump affirmed on Thursday that Iran "is not living up to the spirit" of the nuclear agreement, which he described as terrible and badly negotiated.
The pair were arrested without incident and that charges are pending. Police on Friday night took the rare step of publicizing the clothes the toddler was wearing. "Ultimately, identifying the child will help us understand the circumstances that led to his death". "Someone out there is missing this little boy".
Witnesses said a group of heavily armed suicide bombers opened fire on soldiers, most of whom were unarmed, as they left a mosque after Friday prayer. Other officials said the toll could even be higher. "The first vehicle had a light machine gun mounted on it and started firing at dozens of soldiers and officers coming out of the mosque", Saboor recalled.
France will hold the first round of its presidential election on Sunday with a potential run-off vote in May. Mr Corbyn was mobbed and met with cheers from around 100 party activists knocking doors and posting leaflets in the Warrington South constituency.
A person familiar with the matter said Wednesday, April 19, 2017, that Exxon Mobil is seeking permission from the USA government for approval to resume drilling around the Black Sea with a Russian partner, state-owned Rosneft . " Russia's activities in Ukraine and Syria have clearly shown that they can not be trusted to be responsible or humane players on the worldwide stage", Senate Foreign Relations Committee member Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) said Thursday in a statement .
But Texas-based Exxon was forced to wind down drilling after sanctions were imposed. ExxonMobil won't be allowed to bypass US sanctions against Russian Federation to resume drilling for oil in a joint venture that seeks to tap billions of barrels of that country's crude.
The Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) has lost one of its staffers in east Ukrainian territories where the security body is tasked with monitoring violations of a truce between government and pro-Russia forces. For the past three years tensions between Ukraine and separatists in the Russian-held eastern part of the country continue to increase, despite a 2015 ceasefire agreement that is repeatedly violated.
The Navy announced that a US Navy F/A-18E pilot safely ejected from his plane at sea on Friday with no apparent injuries in the Celebes Sea, near Indonesia. On multiple occasions, the public was told that the Carl Vinson was directly headed near North Korea. "The president said we have an armada that's going toward the peninsula", Spicer said.
At his Paisley Park home and recording studio-turned-museum outside Minneapolis, four days of events are on tap, ranging from concert performances by his former bandmates to panel discussions on his legacy. "It doesn't matter what race, what nationality, we just have to love each other". George Clinton, the 75-year-old, whose popularization of funk music in the 1970s helped pave the way for Prince , opened the ticketed "Celebration" at Paisley Park.
Trump and his camp have long maintained that he would release his returns once a supposed audit was finished , but IRS officials have said that audits do not bar people from releasing their returns. Republicans would like to completely overhaul the tax system, but that presents a hard legislative challenge if they're to devise a plan all of them can live with.
When the posters got noticed the authorities ordered to pull them down, reacting to it Meerut (City) police superintendent, Alok Priyadarshi said, "No one will be allowed to take the law into his hands". The district administration removed the hoardings while the police said they would "file a case under relevant sections". He was arrested later in May, 2016 after being in hiding for three months.
Graham also said the United States is "on a collision course" with the North. Regarding the question on military options against North Korea, Trump maintained his strategic ambiguity, saying he will not "telegraph" what he is doing or thinking.
Ahn Chan-il, a North Korean observer and the chief of World North Korea Research Centre in Seoul, said Pyongyang could use the detainee in negotiations with the U.S., especially as the North's relations with other countries is in bad shape.
The 56-year-old judge, who now runs the powerful charity-cum-business-empire Astan Qods Razavi, has emphasised his concern for the poor and is seen as a close ally of - and possible successor to - supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei. That agreement gave Iran relief from crippling economic sanctions in exchange for limits to its nuclear program, but has been assailed by hard-liners who believe Iran gave too much away in exchange for too little.