He criticised Iran for allowing terrorists a "safe harbour, financial backing, and the social standing needed" and their role in the Syrian Civil War, helping dictator Bashar al-Assad to destroy his own people. In his first televised speech on Saturday following his landslide election victory, Rouhani said the Iranian nation has chosen the path of interaction with the rest of the world devoid of violence and extremism.
In a departure from his predecessor Barack Obama who negotiated a landmark nuclear deal with Iran, Mr Trump criticised the Iranian regime, accusing Tehran of offering a "safe harbor, financial backing, and the social standing needed" for terrorists.
After one of multiple standing ovations during his speech Tuesday at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, a beaming Trump joked with the crowd, "Thank you. Abbas plans on saying he is willing to concede 6.5 percent of Palestinian territory to Israel in the meeting , reported Middle East Eye . Trump also visited the Israel Museum.
Speaking about the prospect of a peace deal with the Palestinians, he said: "I've heard it's one of the toughest deals of all". Abbas said his recent visit to the White House , at which Trump likewise promised economic aid, gave "so much hope and optimism of the possibility to make true a dream, a long-awaited dream and ambition, and that is lasting and justice-based peace".
Photos also showed Melania and Trump while they toured the residence of President Pivfin and his wife. The episode was nearly a repeat telecast of what had happened in Israel a couple of days ago. The Trumps are completing their first foreign trip since entering the White House . At the White House's Easter Egg Roll last month, she nudged him to put his hand to his heart when the national anthem started playing.
From the bottom of my heart, I am so so sorry. "I don't have words". SINGER ARIANA GRANDE , who had just finished performing at the arena. "Absolute tragedy, I'm mourning for the families that have lost their sibling, and pray that those that are still missing are reunited".
The victims , including some children, were killed when a suicide bomber struck as thousands of fans streamed out of a concert by USA singer Ariana Grande in the northern English city on Monday night. Police are treating the explosion as a terrorist incident , carried out by a lone suicide bomber. Islamic State, now being driven from territories in Syria and Iraq by Western-backed armed forces, has reportedly claimed responsibility for what it called a revenge attack against ...
That law has to be changed", Mr. Netanyahu said. Abbas emphasized that he was committed to cooperating with Trump to forge a deal. "Not with Donald J. But Rubio, who sparred with Trump on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict during the 2016 Republican presidential primary, said the Palestinians' view of peace is at odds with those of the American people.
The Cavs led by as many as 21 points in the third quarter but shot 2 of 17 from 3-point range in the second half. Game 3 proved exactly why the Celtics need to trade star point guard Isaiah Thomas . The Celtics totaled 111 points without leading scorer Isaiah Thomas , who's done for the playoffs with a hip injury , and they received offensive contributions from Marcus Smart and Jonas Jerebko that they haven't gotten all postseason.
They would think that's a great name. Upon his arrival on May 22, Trump said there was a "rare opportunity" to bring peace to the Middle East. Their talks come with hundreds of Palestinians in Israeli jails on hunger strike since April 17, and activists were hoping to display banners in Bethlehem to drawn Trump's attention to it.
The first deaths reported were a teenaged superfan of the American pop star Grande, an eight-year-old girl whose mother and sister were said to be injured in the blast and a 26-year-old man from a suburb of Manchester . "Her friend was injured during the attacks at the Bataclan", Stephens said. Twelve of them were aged under 16. Jerrid Anderson, who recently moved to Paris from Minnesota, planned to take his 19-year-old daughter, Hannah, to the Guns N' Roses show but decided immediately ...
But the remaining 21 are feared dead. There were two groups travelling on two buses for "Char dham" pilgrimage while one of the buses faced the mishap. Reacting to the incident, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat announced an ex gratia of Rs 1 lakh each to the next of kin of those killed and Rs 50,000 to injured in Uttarkashi accident.
An 8-year-old girl was among the dead - the youngest known victim - and her mother and sister were among the wounded in what May called "a callous terrorist attack". Hours after the bloodshed, desperate parents said they were still trying unsuccessfully to reconnect with children. According to TMZ , Ariana will put her gigs in the UK, Belgium, Poland, Germany and Switzerland on hold, although no official announcement has yet been made.
President Trump again stressed his belief that peace between Israelis and Palestinians is possible. "Israelis and Palestinians can make a deal but even as we work towards peace we will build strength", Trump added. "Mr. President, I appreciate the fact that you went to the Western Wall, and you're the first acting president who has done that". And while Netanyahu in the past has expressed support for the establishment of a Palestinian state, he has been vague about this goal since Trump ...
The US State Department said it is "concerned by the violent incidents involving protestors and Turkish security personnel". In video captured by the Voice of America , a handful of Erdogan's supporters and his security detail rushed the demonstrators and started hitting them.
The Syrian military official said attempts to justify the attack by claiming the toops did not respond to a warning not to advance are "categorically rejected". In a second incident near al-Tanf, U.S. fighter jets intercepted a Syrian SU-22 fighter-bomber that had entered air space near the base. Thursday's strike occurred inside an established "deconfliction zone" northwest of the At-Tanf garrison, where British and USA commandos have been training and advising local forces fighting the ...
Bradley Schreiber, president of Homeland Security Solutions and a former senior adviser for the Department of Homeland Security, said Trump plainly states the American posture in the fight against Islamic terrorism. Trump's first stop was a meeting in Jerusalem with Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. His flight on Air Force One was believed to be the first direct flight between Saudi Arabia and Israel, nations that do not have diplomatic relations.
Julie Dearing in Houston, Texas, has a boy and girl, a 13-year-old son not at all interested in concerts and an 11-year-old music lover who was, until she learned of the Manchester attack . "Our deepest sympathies, thoughts and prayers go out to all of Georgina's friends, family, and all of those affected by this loss", the statement added.
Brennan said he believed he was the first USA official to raise the matter of election interference with the Russians, citing an August 4, 2016 phone call he had with the head of Russia's FSB, Alexander Bortnikov . We discuss a number of topics. Later, when Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I., asked the question as a hypothetical, Coats said his role was to "gather intelligence to present to political bodies".
Central Intelligence Agency ex-chief cites signs of possible Trump campaign ties to Russian Federation
He said the contacts might have been benign. "I don't know that such collusion-and that's your term-such collusion existed", he continued. "There was a sufficient basis of information and intelligence that required further investigation by the [FBI] to determine whether or not US persons were actively conspiring, colluding with Russian officials", Brennan said.
The requests from Trump were first reported by The Washington Post . The poll also found 59 percent of voters believed that Trump indeed asked Comey to put an end to the probe into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn's connections with Russian Federation.
Another bump in the road for Trump came in the form of information leaked to The Washington Post that revealed Trump shared highly classified information about an ISIS plot, which was obtained by an intelligence-sharing partnership, with Russian officials in the Oval Office.
The Prime Minister thanked President Trump for visiting the Western Wall and for his "deep commitment to Israel's security, it's well-being, and it's future". But the complexities of a peace deal were visibly on display as Netanyahu began his remarks by saying that if Monday night's blast in Manchester had been a Palestinian attack on Israelis, the bomber's family would have gotten a stipend.
The announcement is expected to be made by second finance minister today. Both parties expect to sign the definitive agreement before the end of July 2017. "Our intention was always to ensure the revitalisation of the Proton nameplate". The Chinese carmaker says it is "committed to supporting the transformation of Proton and Lotus" with its expertise, and aims to "build Proton into the most competitive brand in Malaysia and a leading brand in Southeast Asia".
Pacific base on Guam. North Korea , which conducted two missile tests this month, has been ratchetting up military tension on the Korean Peninsula in defiance of global condemnation and sanctions. South Korea's Yonhap news agency , without citing a source, reported that the South fired about 90 machine gun rounds into the air and toward North Korea .
The peace we seek is a genuine and durable one, in which the Jewish state is recognized, security remains in Israel's hands, and the conflict ends once and for all. He's now standing squarely with Sunni Arab countries and Israel against their common enemy. The White House said it was Trump's idea to use the term "evil losers".
Although Rouhani's main challenger in this election, hardline cleric Ebrahim Raisi , does not formally reject the deal, his whole campaign is focused on the fact that the end of foreign economic sanctions did not bring Iranians the rapid economic relief that Rouhani had promised .
It called the missile an "answer" to U.S. President Donald Trump 's policies. A Security Council resolution in place since 2006 prohibits North Korea from conducting nuclear tests or launching ballistic missiles. Sunday's launch by North Korea was confirmed by the U.S. and Japan. The February launch, the North's first missile test after Trump took office, alarmed neighbors because solid-fuel missiles can be fired more quickly than liquid-fuel missiles, which need to be fueled before ...
Ties between the two countries were established 40 years ago, but Duterte said the doors of cooperation have opened "ever so slightly" and "now we can work together to open those doors even wider". Since taking office last June, Duterte has lashed out at then-President Barack Obama and his administration for criticizing his war on drugs, which has left thousands of suspected drug offenders dead.
In an interview with Associated Press , David Wright, senior scientist and co-director of the Global Security Program of the Union of Concerned Scientists, and Markus Schiller, an analyst from German-based ST Analytics, said things could progress at an alarming rate if North Korea does decide to launch an attack.
Trump's budget doesn't touch Social Security or Medicare, and only slows the growth of the remaining "safety net" programs. Collectively, those categories account for over half of total federal outlays. Trump is seeking US$52 billion more for the Pentagon as part of an overall defence spending increase of US$54 billion. "We are going to measure compassion and success by the number of people we help get off of those programs and back in charge of their own lives", he said later of the ...
That our economy will be stronger and our country will have more influence in the world'. We aim to cut waste, increase recovery, reuse and recycling and move towards the so-called "circular economy" in which resource use, waste and pollution are minimised and product lifetimes are extended.
Mr. Flynn has been withholding cooperation with the panel's investigation, hoping for a grant of immunity from congressional investigators. Mark Warner (right) and Richard Burr speak to the media. Democratic Sen. Dianne Feinstein said Flynn's move was "unfortunate but not unexpected" and the committee would gain information in other ways. The committee Democrats say Chaffetz must subpoena documents from the White House to determine what the White House was told about these foreign ...
The demonstrations are meant to draw attention to a month-long hunger strike by hundreds of prisoners being held by Israel and to protest what many Palestinians say is unfair United States of America support for Israel. Standing next to you, President Abbas condemned the horrific attack in Manchester . I wont call them monsters, because they would like that term. That's despite Trump's campaign rhetoric, which signaled he would embolden right-wing forces in Israel.
Officers are awaiting toxicology results but a police official said Rojas had "glassy eyes, slurred speech and was unsteady" during his arrest on Thursday. "People just got stunned", he said. "I could see this dark colored auto and I did not know", he said. At around noon, a man who has been identified as 26-year-old Bronx resident Richard Rojas was driving a red Honda Accord southbound on Broadway at 42nd Street.