It was his first major speech outside America , his first foreign tour (as president) and probably the first time he has addressed dozens of Muslim leaders (again as president). "So too have the nations of Africa and South America". The groups the United States has been fighting in Afghanistan, Iraq and elsewhere since the September 11, 2001, attacks on Washington and NY are mostly Sunni Muslims, and enemies of Iran.
As news of the incident began breaking around the world, other performers expressed their shock and grief and their concern for Grande and her fans at the show. Among the names being circulated was Olivia Campbell . Eyewitness Karen Ford had taken her 13-year-old daughter to the concert. There was no immediate claim of responsibility.
Trump asked Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu what protocol was as they approached the dais before delivering their speeches. "King Salman feels very strongly, and I can tell you would love to see peace between Israel and the Palestinians".
Times of Israel correspondent Raoul Wootliff tweeted out an image of the note. Holding hands, the president and First Lady Melania Trump walked solemnly to lay a wreath together upon the ashes of Holocaust victims, buried at the site's Hall of Remembrance.
Through the bathing season, 14 of the South East's beaches will be flying the prestigious global Blue Flag and 22 have won the Seaside Award, including Worthing Beach, which has received a Seaside Award for the first time. Central Beach Skegness, Central Beach Mablethorpe and Central Beach Sutton on Sea are the East Lindsey District Council beaches that have retained the award.
Citing current and former intelligence officials, the Post said both Mr Rogers and Mr Coats, who were appointed by Trump, did not comply with his request. "The president feels as if he is hamstrung in his ability to work with Russian Federation to find areas of cooperation because this has been obviously so much in the news", said McMaster, who was present at the White House meeting.
The explosion ripped through the mostly teenage crowd as they streamed out of the venue following the end of the pop star's performance. An eight-year-old girl and a college student were among the first people to be named as victims of the Manchester terror attack .
He didn't elaborate on the more delicate question: whether the administration would change USA policy over the status of Jerusalem . U.S. President Donald Trump , right, and first lady Melania Trump board Air Force One for Israel, the next stop in Trump's worldwide tour, at King Khalid global Airport, Monday, May 22, 2017, in Riyadh.
President Donald Trump (C) chats to Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (R) during a welcoming ceremony for the Trumps at Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv, Israel May 22, 2017. Trump spokeswoman Sarah Sanders billed the flight as an "historic moment" on Twitter. Richard M. Nixon, George W. Bush , and Barack Obama all waited until their second terms to make the trip.
Sergey Kislyak . Education Minister Naftali Bennett, head of the nationalist Jewish Home party, was among the first ministers to shake hands with Trump, and took the opportunity to insist the United States should recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel .
The next day, The New York Times reported the United States got the information form Israel , according to a current and a former USA official familiar with how the United States obtained the information. US President Donald Trump began his visit to Israel by warning of the threat that Iran could pose if it were to develop nuclear weapons. "We have before us a rare opportunity to bring security and stability and peace to this region and to its people.
Reuters reported that, if confirmed as a terror attack, it would mark the worst such incident in Great Britain since the July 7, 2005, London suicide bombings. "We struggle to comprehend the warped and twisted mind that sees a room packed with young children not a scene to cherish but as an opportunity for carnage", May said.
Sam Wahab, director for oil and gas research at investment bank Cantor Fitzgerald Europe, made the comment ahead of the cartel meeting later this week to discuss whether the six month cuts implemented at the start of the year should be deepened and extended.
A CIA spokesperson declined to comment when asked if CIA Director Mike Pompeo was also asked by President Trump to push back against an FBI investigation into possible collusion between his campaign and the Russian government. Chaffetz said he expects to speak with Comey on Monday and that if there are any notes of White House meetings, "we're certainly pursuing them". Several high-profile lawyers were now being considered to help the president handle the federal and congressional ...
Three people were killed in the attack, said Homs Governor Talal al-Barazi, adding that the blast came in revenge for the recent army gains against terrorists in the area. Since December, the rebels have lost their former bastion of Aleppo and almost all of the areas they controlled in Damascus . As the Syrian conflict enters its seventh year, more than 465,000 people have been killed in the fighting, over one million wounded and at least 12 million - half of the country's pre-war ...
The Utah Congressman announced his plans on Thursday, saying that he would stay on duty until the end of June. Chaffetz said last month that he would not seek re-election in 2018 and that he was considering leaving office early. "I started poking around to see what I might be worth and what sort of possibilities are there", Chaffetz said. During a Thursday afternoon news conference at his home south of Salt Lake City, Chaffetz said he was sure his other GOP colleagues on the oversight ...
Trump made headlines in his previous press conference when he denied mentioning Israel in his meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian Ambassador to the US Sergey Kislyak earlier this month. The president, donning a yarmulke, solemnly placed his hand on the Western Wall and, after taking a few moments, left a note behind. "For the first time in many years and, Mr.
Moon said Pyongyang's nuclear issue should be addressed "comprehensively and gradually", not only with pressure but also through talks, because current worldwide sanctions are also aimed at guiding Kim's regime to return to dialogue, Yoon said.
Presidential election. Republican Sen. Richard Burr of North Carolina told reporters that Flynn's lawyer has informed the panel he will not abide by a subpoena for private documents. Finally, the New York Times reported that Trump's administration was aware that Flynn was under investigation for working for Turkey's government, which he did not disclose at the time, and hired him as a national security adviser anyway.
The Western Wall sits in Jerusalem's Old City, which was captured by Israel during the Six-Day War in 1967. Last week he went as far as to release minutes from his February meeting at the White House that he claimed proved as much. President Trump on Monday arrived in Israel, saying he wants to reaffirm the "unbreakable bond" between the United States of America and Israel. Trump was joined by first lady Melania Trump , his son-in-law Jared Kushner and daughter Ivanka Trump.
Police says there are "a number of fatalities" after reports of a. "One of the soldiers of the Caliphate was able to place an explosive device within a gathering of the Crusaders in the city of Manchester ", the statement said. An ambulance carrying casualties from the terrorist attack arrives at Manchester Royal Infirmary. Many Manchester residents responded early Tuesday with offers of shelter and details on locations where displaced concert-goers had been taken in.
President Donald Trump at Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv, Israel. Trump's spokesman Sean Spicer declared that it was in Jerusalem , but did not fall into the trap of saying it was in Israel. He did not weigh in Israeli settlements, the status of Jerusalem or even whether the US would continue to insist on a two-state solution giving the Palestinians sovereign territory.
Yasir Al Rumayyan, managing director of the Saudi Arabia fund, in a statement. U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a speech in the Grand Hall of Cairo University, June 4, 2009. They do not compromise any aspect of the fight against extremism and terrorism. - Trump said some US$400 billion (RM1.7 trillion) in agreements signed this weekend with Saudi Arabia would create hundreds of thousands of jobs in both countries.
Trump used his visit to Riyadh to bolster USA ties with Arab and Islamic nations, announce $110 billion in US arms sales to Saudi Arabia, and send Iran a tough message. B'nai B'rith in a statement issued Sunday evening praised Trump for calling on Arab nations to join in the fight against Islamic terrorism and for "challenging the Arab world to unite in confronting Iran - the largest state sponsor of global terror".
The incident happened shortly after Grande had left the stage, about 10:30 p.m. (5:30 p.m. ET) according to eyewitnesses. Katy Perry said she would be praying for everyone, while Cher sent out hers for the people of Manchester . A social media appeal #roomforanchester was immediately launched to house those stranded by the chaos, showing the resilience of Manchester locals.
The concert was reportedly ending, and spectators were exiting the arena when the possible explosion detonated. Police say there are a "number of confirmed fatalities" after reports of an explosion at Manchester Arena . Police are still investigating whether the killer was part of a wider network. Police confirmed there were children among the victims but did not give a precise breakdown of ages.
National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster would neither confirm nor deny that President Trump told the Russians that fired FBI Director James Comey was a "nut job," but he insisted that the comments, as reported , were taken out of context.
In recent months, the former campaign communications adviser has repeatedly taken to social media to reject accusations of links between Russian Federation and Trump's campaign. Referring to the whole sequence of events leading to Comey's firing, Cummings said: "I think that there may be quite a few people that may have some problems with the law".
In a visit fraught with symbolism, President Trump on Monday became the first sitting USA president to set foot in the Old City of Jerusalem . Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had to order his Cabinet ministers to attend the brief ceremony and tried to shove one parliamentarian out of the way as he asked Mr Trump for a selfie.
So he sought continually to steer the conversation toward Iran, a common foe for Israel and the Sunni Arab leaders whom Trump visited over the weekend in Saudi Arabia. "There is no other way". "It won't be simple", Netanyahu said . "They're all saying I did, so you have another story wrong". He also visited the Church of the Holy Sepulcher, where Christians believe Jesus Christ was crucified and later resurrected.
But that fable pales in comparison to the official administration explanations following President Donald Trump's private Oval Office meeting with Russia's foreign ministry and its ambassador to the USA earlier this month. Two more bombshell reports published Friday afternoon delivered a one-two punch to the Trump White House regarding the investigation into its potential ties to Russian Federation, capping off a week where each day dealt a fresh blockbuster blow to the administration.
In September, Manning began a hunger strike to protest what she said was the military's refusal to treat her gender dysphoria. Former U.S. president Barack Obama , in his final days in office, commuted the final 28 years of Manning's 35-year sentence, effective four months later.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on "Fox News Sunday" that the primary goal of the visit was to confront the threat of terrorism , and that human rights would improve as security and stability in the region did. For Trump, the trip is a reprieve from the crush of controversies that have marred his young presidency and an attempt to reset his relationship with a region and a religion he fiercely criticized as a candidate.
Gambia's ex-leader Yahya Jammeh stole more than $50 million from a state telecoms company, the Justice Minister said on Monday. Investigations are still ongoing and if we find other assets purportedly belonging to him or companies and organisations directly associated with him in this country which are not already included in this freezing order we shall also take immediate appropriate action.
According to his website , Botha offered safaris in Zimbabwe , Mozambique and South Africa. According to the company's website, it specialises in hunting leopards and lions with trained hounds. Over the following 28 years, Botha expanded his college side-gig into a full-fledged business, setting up private hunting ranches in Zimbabwe, Botswana, South Africa and elsewhere, and drawing clients from around the world.