The Arizona Republican, serving his sixth term in the Senate, seemed to conflate the investigation of Clinton's emails and the investigation of possible collusion between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign. "I wanted Mr. Comey to apply the same approach to the key question surrounding his interactions with President Trump - whether or not the president's conduct constitutes obstruction of justice", he said .
Lieberman added that since January 1, Israel has approved the construction of 8,345 settler homes, including 3,066 that are slated for immediate construction. But he has given no details about how he plans to restart talks, and there is deep scepticism over whether such an effort would have any chance of success.
Outrage is already growing in Britain over the revelation that one of the other London attackers was a known extremist who had slipped through the net. But an announcement - made before the Manchester and London Bridge attacks - that they planned to make some of the elderly pay more for their care saw that lead start to shrink, and the trend has continued.
After Thursday's raids, two men were arrested at separate addresses in Newham, and a third in the neighborhood of Waltham Forest. Police arrested three more people in Ilford, east... All three attackers were shot dead by police. "My thoughts and efforts now are with trying to bring up my daughter with the knowledge that some day I will have to try and explain to her why her father did what he did", she said.
A Pakistani court on Saturday, June 10, handed down the death sentence to a man after finding him guilty of blasphemy. Raza was arrested past year for allegedly posting derogatory content about Sunni Muslim religious leaders and the wives of the Prophet Mohammed on Facebook .
British Prime Minister Theresa May and her husband Philip stand on the doorstep of 10 Downing Street, London , after addressing the press Friday, June 9, 2017 following an audience with Britain's Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham. After calling an election she was convinced she would win by a landslide, British Prime Minister Theresa May finds herself in the political last chance saloon - scratching around for a skin- saving deal with a political party steeped in the sectarian quagmire ...
After confirmation that last season's top scorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic will not be offered a new contract at Old Trafford , United have acted quickly to secure his replacement and have offered around €70 million for the 24-year-old Spain global.
Duterte, asked about U.S. support in the fight against the Maute, said he was "not aware of that until they arrived". The U.S. embassy confirmed the technical assistance on Saturday but didn't give any details, saying it couldn't give specifics on American operations for "security reasons".
In all, 59 people and entities were listed. Qatar said the blacklist had no basis in reality. "Our position on countering terrorism is stronger than numerous signatories of the joint statement - a fact that has been conveniently ignored by the authors".
But the tone and tenor Mr. Tillerson's statement only 90 minutes earlier, was more about the crisis created by the blockade . In a strong-worded opening remarks, Trump alleged that Qatar was funding terrorism at the "highest level" and asked other countries doing the same to stop with immediate effect.
Qatar vehemently denies the claims, and says it is the victim of an orchestrated campaign to force Doha to change its foreign policy. Qatar also has hosted a leader of Hamas, the militant Islamic group ruling the Gaza Strip, as well as members of the Muslim Brotherhood, a Sunni Islamist group that Gulf nations consider a threat to their hereditary rule.
The shocking election result has caused great embarrassment to Mrs May, who called a snap election in April believing she could wipe out her opposition and gain greater control in the House of Commons . Scottish Conservative party leader Ruth Davidson yesterday held talks with May to seek a "categoric assurance" there would be recension of LGBTI rights in any agreement with the DUP.
Corbyn described the prospect of a second general election as a "good thing" as senior Tories including ex-MP George Osborne lined up to attack Theresa May. The Protestant unionist party also had links with outlawed paramilitary groups during the years of Northern Ireland's "Troubles". The stunning election result comes after a campaign in which May lost popularity over her style and some of her social care policies, including a so-called "dementia tax" that would force the elderly to ...
His comments came at the end of a week that saw Saudi Arabia , the UAE , Bahrain and Egypt sever ties with the Gulf state over concerns that it was fuelling terrorism and supporting Shia proxies of Iran. "There are humanitarian consequences to this blockade", Mr Tillerson said in Washington . But Tillerson on Friday said the blockade was causing food shortages, the forced separation of families and children being pulled out of school.
Britain's minority Conservative government says it has struck a provisional deal with a minor party, the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP ), to help get its programme through parliament. And that means they have to remain neutral. "My view is we need her to stay as Prime Minister and stay as Prime Minister for the foreseeable future".
But US officials insisted both men were sending the same message that the countries of the region should not allow their differences to hinder the fight against extremism. He did urge Qatar to be "responsive to the concerns of its neighbours" and immediately crack down on extremist funding. Bahrain joined Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates ( UAE ), Egypt and other states this week in cutting ties with Qatar over what they say is the emirate's financing of extremist groups and its ...
It was among the heaviest fighting in the standoff, with the air force supporting ground troops with sustained bombing runs that battered the city, journalists in Marawi said. Col. Jo-Ar Herrera of the 1st Infantry Division , told a press briefing early Friday afternoon that they estimate the number of trapped civilians at "500 to 1,000".
Supporting the initiative of Narendra Modi government to make Aadhaar compulsory for any kind of transaction and public dealings, the Supreme Court of India had given a thumbs up to make Aadhaar mandatory to file income tax returns (ITR), but not with immediate effect.
Deepa alleged that her brother Deepak and Sasikala were responsible for Amma's death. Even in the past, Deepa accused Sasikala of killing her aunt and claimed herself as real heir to Jayalalitha's political legacy and her assets. Veda Nilayam has been a bone of contention among the Sasikala family, Deepak and Deepa. "I have already have staked claim for the property, it is not only for the objective of staking claim to the property, my aim is to stake claim of the legacy of my aunt ...
The Islamic Republic of Iran struck back at President Donald Trump after a White House statement condemning an ISIS attack in Tehran also called out Iran for sponsoring terrorism. ISIS has carried out attacks on the Saudi security forces, on the country's minority Shiite population and on Medina, one of the holiest sites in Islam.
Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard indirectly blamed Saudi Arabia for the attacks . In the video, reported by USA jihadi monitoring service SITE Intelligence, five masked supporters of the group said that it would target Iran's Shia majority after which the Saudi government's turn "will come".
The talks were in line with DUP leader Arlene Foster's "commitment to explore how we might bring stability to the nation at this time of great challenge", her party said in a statement. "As I reflect on the results, I will reflect on what I need to do in the future to take the party forward". A party councillor in Ballymena reportedly claimed Hurricane Katrina, which killed more than 1,500 people in the U.S., was God's revenge for New Orleans hosting an annual gay pride event.
The trio seem to be in high spirits, smiling and laughing, in the same week they brutally murdered eight people in the London Bridge terror attack . "And Londoners will be out and about tonight". They stabbed five people who had been enjoying the area's pubs and restaurants. Police released details of their investigation as they appealed to the public for information, saying that showed Khuram Butt , believed to be the plot's ringleader, originally tried to rent a 7.5 ton truck.
While the tax rate for insulin had been revised from 12% to 5%, the GST on school bags and printers have been reduced from 28% to 18%. "The reduction of GST rates proposed on several items by the GST Council indicates that many consumer items may see a price reduction or at least equivalence of prices after GST is introduced", MS Mani, Senior Director at Deloitte Haskins & Sells said.
Confident of securing a sweeping victory, May had called the snap election to strengthen her hand in the European Union divorce talks. With 630 out of 650 constituencies declared, a Press Association forecast predicted that Tories would end up with 320 seats, 10 fewer than when the election was called and six short of an absolute majority.
In the courts, basic obstruction is punishable by not more than five years in jail, but a sitting U.S. president has never been indicted and it remains an open question as to whether that is even possible. MARTIN: So I think it is fair to say that there was nearly a Super Bowl-type feeling in Washington on Thursday. But it achieved Comey's goal. Comey, who was sacked by Trump on May 9, revealed during his testimony that he had a friend, later identified as Columbia University Law ...
The nursery worker said he was "angry" that Mrs May had done a deal with the DUP, although he admitted he did not initially know who they were. Mrs May said she was confident that the Tories would be able to work together with the Democratic Unionist Party in the "interests of the whole UK".
It was a humiliating outcome after an election that May had planned to strengthen herself ahead of the Brexit push. Jeremy Corbyn , who many thought was totally unelectable, took a massive chunk out of the Conservative majority. Election 2017: the most SHOCKING result in recent history? Mr Corbyn defied the polls by gaining 30 seats in Thursday's election, leaving a hung Parliament .
Three American troops were wounded in March when an Afghan soldier opened fire in southern Helmand province , in the first known insider attack on global forces this year. In March, one of the soldiers of the Afghani army was killed after he opened fire on foreign forces at a base in Helmand province , three United States soldiers were wounded.
Now let's get to work. "We can confirm that the Democratic Unionist Party have agreed to the principles of an outline agreement to support the Conservative government", a spokesman for May said . The alternative is intolerable. Organisers from Stand Up To Racism and the Stop The War Coalition spoke to the crowd, who cheered at the mention of the Labour leader's name.
That calculation backfired spectacularly on Thursday as voters stripped the Conservatives of their parliamentary majority. Conservatives won 318 seats in the 650-member House of Commons followed by the main opposition Labour Party which clinched 262 seats.
TWO of the London Bridge terrorists have been named by police as it emerged one of the attackers was known to security services. Mr Haydon said the belts were tested by explosives officers who found they were not viable. Although the Islamic State group has claimed responsibility for the London Bridge attack, police have said there was no evidence that the perpetrators - Pakistani-born Briton Khuram Butt , Italian Youssef Zaghba and Rachid Redouane , who had links to Libya, Morocco ...
Earlier Friday a gunman entered the Resorts World Manila complex and set fire to the gambling tables, unleashing smoke that authorities say killed 36 people. There is no element of violence, threat or intimidation that leads to terrorism", Dela Rosa said. In Washington, United States President Donald Trump said he was monitoring "the terrorist attack in Manila ".
The house from where the gunman was attacking is believed to be his residence which has been burnt down as firefighters were not allowed near the scene to put out flames. "The bodies of two people shot by a local resident in his household were found at the site", the source said. Special forces from the Russian National Guard surrounded the house and were engaged in a stand-off with the suspect who fired at officers and threw grenades.
The men used 30 centimetres (12 inches) pink ceramic knives strapped to their wrists to carry out the attack, according to police. Ringleader Khuram Shazad Butt's efforts to hire the bigger truck failed when his payment was declined, the BBC reported .