Eyewitnesses told the AFP news agency that multiple civilians were wounded when police opened fire at demonstrators throwing stones and Molotov cocktails at security forces. The operation took place two days after a Bahraini court convicted Qassim of financial corruption and sentenced him to a suspended one-year jail term, but the security source said the raid did not target the cleric.
A demonstrator holds a photo of Brazil's President Michel Temer that reads in Spanish "Get out Satan!" in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, May 18, 2017. Temer ran as vice president on Rousseff's ticket that year, though the two are not from the same party. Despite growing calls for him to go, Mr Temer repeated that he would not quit.
Donald Trump's firing of former FBI Director James Comey , the supposed basis of which was laid out in a legal memo written by Rosenstein, and the subsequent emergence of Comey's notes that said Trump had tried to convince Comey to close down the Russian Federation investigation left Rosenstein virtually no operating room.
Tonight, the American people share the shock and sorrow of the apparent terror attack in Manchester, she said in a statement. The DHS also urged United States citizens in the area to pay heed to directions from the local authorities and to maintain security awareness.
Saudi Arabia's King Salman yesterday accused regional rival Iran of exporting extremist Islamic movements to the world and vowed to eliminate the Islamic State group. "We are not here to tell other people how to live, what to do, who to be, or how to worship", Trump declared Sunday. He is the only American president to make Saudi Arabia - or any Muslim-majority nation - his first overseas trip.
But the Coppell Republican argued that prolonging the health care debate - which was more attributable to internal ideological divisions in the House GOP than any White House drama - did more damage to tax reform's prospects than any recent Trump controversies.
So for that - for the absence of disparaging rhetoric about Islam and the Middle East - American Muslim academic and political leaders said Trump's speech to a summit of around 50 Arab and Muslim leaders on his first overseas trip as president was noteworthy.
Ambulances and bomb disposal teams rushed to the venue, as family members frantically searched for their loved ones, and residents opened their doors to stranded concert-goers after trains were cancelled. You could just feel it on the ground. Raised Roman Catholic, she has said she left the church due to its position on gay rights and instead dabbles in the Kabbalah, a mystical branch of Judaism that has also drawn Madonna.
South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff said the projectile was sacked from an area around Pukchang, near North Korea's capital, according to Reuters . "At the same time, we hope all parties can maintain restraint, not be influenced by every single incident, .persist in carrying out Security Council resolutions on North Korea and persevere with the resolution of the issue through peaceful means, dialogue and consultation".
The US is Israel's most important ally, providing it with more than $3bn per year in defence aid, and the two countries share highly sensitive intelligence on common enemies. He was not accompanied by any Israeli leaders during the visit to the site in east Jerusalem . "But with determination, compromise and the belief that peace is possible, Israelis and Palestinians can make a deal", Trump said.
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If North Korea develops nukes, then what's to stop South Korea or Japan from doing the same? "The ongoing testing is disappointing, disturbing, and we ask that they cease that", he said in an interview with Fox News on Sunday. According to Yun Sun, a senior associate at the Stimson Center, while the North Koreans do have a point, the USA acted aggressively towards them during the Korean war, and military exercises in the past have become military conflicts, the U.S.
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull said the government was working closely with other countries on strategy. Britain has more than 1,250 military personnel deployed in the region supporting local forces in the campaign. US President Donald Trump spoke with May by telephone and agreed the attack was "particularly wanton and depraved", the White House said. If the explosion is confirmed as a terrorist attack it would be the deadliest in Britain since four suicide bombers killed 52 London ...
Netanyahu offered nothing more than a few modest gestures like extending the hours at the border crossing between the West Bank and Jordan, recycled from previous moments in the long-running dispute with the Palestinians. Donald Trump became the first sitting US President to visit Jerusalem's Western Wall. US officials reportedly had rejected a request by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to visit the site with Trump.
Greater Manchester Police said a 23-year-old man was taken into custody in the southern part of the city on Tuesday, and that arrest did appear to be linked to the bombing . Home Secretary Amber Rudd described the attack as "barbaric" and "deliberately targeting some of the most vulnerable in our society - young people, children out at a pop concert ".
But unlike the Bataclan victims, the Manchester concert was filled with teenagers. Mrs May said: "It is now beyond doubt that the people of Manchester and of this country have fallen victim to a callous terrorist attack , an attack that targeted some of the youngest people in our society with cold calculation".
While Trump has won some praise for his mollifying statements , this new persona has not convinced everyone in the Muslim world. Mr Trump, who had previously suggested that it would be easier than anticipated to solve the conflict which has vexed his predecessors for decades, said conditions are right in both Israel and the Arab world to strike what he has called "the ultimate deal".
During his tenure, the media-savvy congressman launched high-profile and frequently controversial investigations into the Obama administration and other Democratic targets, notably Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state.
Official sources in New Delhi said they were ascertaining if there were any Indian casualties in the blast. Nine other Pakistani nationals in the United Kingdom cities of Liverpool and Manchester were arrested along with Naseer. He added: "The attacker, I can confirm, died at the arena". Emergency services are on the scene of the incident. Meanwhile the search goes on for those still missing, including Charlotte Campbell's 15-year-old daughter Olivia, who had gone to the concert with her ...
In March, a British-born convert to Islam ploughed a vehicle into pedestrians on London's Westminster Bridge, killing four people before stabbing to death a police officer who was on the grounds of parliament. Chaos spread through Manchester Arena and concertgoers went running for their lives after an improvised explosive device went off outside the venue at the end of the show.
Meanwhile, Brennan is also likely to face questions about a split among intelligence leaders last summer over the goal of Russia's meddling in the USA election - whether it was created to support Trump or merely spur chaos and confusion in the election.
The speech in a gilded hall bedecked with chandeliers is part of an effort to redefine his relationship with the Muslim world after Trump frequently attacked Muslims on the campaign trail a year ago and tried to ban many from entering the US.
President Trump called the Manchester concert bombing the work of " evil losers " Tuesday, as he continued his attempts to rally the Muslim world against what he calls Islamist extremism. Trump and Abbas met earlier this month at the White House . He has since said the move was still being looked at. Trump was returning to Jerusalem later Tuesday to visit the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial and deliver remarks.
The suicide bomber struck late on Monday evening as people began leaving a concert given by Ariana Grande, a US singer who attracts a large number of young fans. Eight-year-old Saffie Rose Roussos and a teenager, Georgina Callander, were among the first of the 22 victims to be confirmed. Former global terrorism operations director at MI6, Richard Barrett, said, while the attack was more sophisticated than recent ones, it does not automatically mean the person responsible was trained overseas ...
Despite agreeing to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Comey declined to testify before the Judiciary Committee. According to the newly-revealed document , Mr Trump told Russian officials the day after Mr Comey left his job: "I just fired the head of the F.B.I".
A recent report revealed that President Maithripala Srisena, former President Chandrika Kumaratunga and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe held a closed door meeting and discussed a report by the National Intelligence Bureau (NIB), which disclosed that the cabinet reshuffle could be the result of a political coup.
Now the president has said he wants to help make the ultimate deal, peace between the Israelis and the Palestinians. Later on Monday, the United States leader will pray at Judaism's Western Wall and visit the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem , and on Tuesday he will travel to Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank.
SDF spokesman Talal Silo said they were able to capture Tabqa "thanks to the sacrifices of the SDF's heroes and with the full, unlimited support of the USA -led worldwide coalition", Reuters reported . "We expect that this mistake is to be rectified", he said. "I hope that they will turn away from this wrong", he said. Earlier, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu also denounced the US move, saying "every weapon that reaches the [Kurds'] hands is a threat to Turkey".
Meanwhile, the Senate's investigation of the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation appears to be accelerating, with Comey on Friday agreeing to testify before the panel. "Moreover, the American people deserve an opportunity to hear it." he said. The New York Times reported a couple days after the firing that Trump demanded Comey pledge his loyalty during a private dinner in January, an account that Trump has partially denied, with the irresistible addendum that were he to have done ...
On Thursday night, federal senator Derryn Hinch outlined details of a letter he wrote to the AFP asking for an investigation. "If the government is looking for some extra money, they don't need to give a tax cut to millionaires on July 1 and they don't need to go ahead with corporate tax cuts".
Released last week on a state-run web portal, the clip came ahead of South Korean presidential envoy Lee Hae-chan's visit to Beijing this week. "We hope the new government will correct the problems that we have encountered and take effective measures and positions as soon as possible to remove the obstacles that have been placed on the road to good relations between our two countries", Wang told Seoul's envoy to China, Lee Hae-chan.
The 23-year-old U.S. pop singer, who found fame as the child star of Nickelodeon series Victorious , was in the middle of a world tour. "Broken from the bottom of my heart". The leader of Britain's Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, offered support on Twitter . "My thoughts are with those affected". President Michael D Higgins has also offered his sympathy and that of the Irish people to the families of those who have lost their lives and those injured in the attack.
According to police, an exchange of fire also took place between the two groups, which had already clashed at the university premises last month over a minor issue. The police also arrested a number of students and shifted them to the police station. "It is notified for the information of all boarder students (those staying at hostels) that keeping in view the existing law and order situation in the university all the boy's hostels of the university are being closed with immediate effect ...
A White House official has said Trump is considering 11 people to replace Comey . Trump also contradicted the official letters sent about Comey's firing that said the president dismissed the director at the recommendation of the Attorney General and the Deputy Attorney General.
Prime Minister Edouard Philippe tweeted out "Government named". Nicolas Hulot is a prominent environmental campaigner and documentary journalist whose television series promotes environmentalism while showing off lovely landscapes. Along with politicians, the government will feature new faces from civil society, including black Olympic fencing champion Laura Flessel, renowned environmentalist Nicolas Hulot and publisher Francoise Nyssen.