It is believed he was referring to Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who appointed Mr Mueller as special prosecutor to investigate the Trump campaign. Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, in a statement. "Sad!" the president tweeted Friday. "That's undemocratic on its face and a blatant violation of the president's oath of office".
Be it the matter of radicalisation, recruitment, training or financing of terrorists. Calling it one of the biggest violators of human rights and values, he said that the coordination between SCO countries is an important part of the fight against terrorism and extremism.
The legislation sets up a review process that would require Trump to get Congress' approval before taking any action to ease, suspend or lift any sanctions on Russian Federation. Schumer, New York Democrat. If the legislation passes the House, it would head to Trump for signing. "We moved to make the Congress, not the President, the final arbiter of sanctions relief when necessary", Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer said.
Steve Scalise remains in critical condition at a Washington hospital but is improving. Another Capitol Police officer, David Bailey , who was hit by shrapnel, and a congressional aide, Zach Barth, who was shot , were previously treated and released from a hospital.
Iranian authorities on Saturday were still trying to determine the facts surrounding the incident which happened on Friday. The decision comes after many Arab countries have blocked channel's website and channel in their nation. Saudi-US nexus against Iran is a serious matter as both countries are focusing on further isolating Tehran on unsubstantiated charges of sponsoring terrorism.
The Democratic Unionist Party is the biggest unionist party in Northern Ireland - that is, it is against Ulster becoming part of the Republic of Ireland. "The old adage, "Where there's a will, there's a way" still holds true, but the majority of people in Northern Ireland are still bluntly asking the Stormont politicians: 'Do you really have the will to make it work?'" As the Good Friday Agreement clearly noted, the signatories to the agreement affirmed 'that whatever choice is freely ...
The Home Office said it would be making arrangements for the family of Alhajali to "travel to the United Kingdom in these terribly sad circumstances". He gave love to everyone. The Home Office has indicated that it will allow Mr al-Haj Alii's family to come to the United Kingdom on compassionate grounds.
Smolov was named Budweiser Man of the Match, while New Zealand now have two unwanted Tournament of Champions records to their name, having gone 513 minutes without scoring in the competition and ten matches without winning. Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino opened the tournament with a speech inside the St Petersburg Stadium, with Russian president Vladimir Putin and legendary Brazil footballer Pele in attendance.
Although police did not speculate on the eventual number of fatalities, local community sources say at least 70 from Grenfell Tower are still missing, including entire families. People have lost their lives and others have lost everything, all their possessions, their home and everything. In his latest update on the recovery operation, Mr Cundy said a search of the burnt out building in north Kensington had resumed after a brief pause because of fears about the safety of the ...
Last year, Obama traveled to Cuba , becoming the first USA president in almost a century to visit the island. Yet island officials say they remain willing to continue "respectful dialogue" on topics of mutual interest. The ability of Americans to travel freely on vacation to the country will be scrapped. Other members of the luncheon meeting, held in a Miami suburb, expressed disappointment that they were not consulted by USA lawmakers from Florida who helped shape the policy, ...
DUP leader Arlene Foster , who was asked to resign in the wake of a heating incentive scandal that cost the government hundreds of thousands of pounds, said on Twitter that discussions are "going well" and that there will be an agreement of sorts.
Palaniswami in February. Stalin said that he chose to meet the Governor after the assembly did not let him to submit the CD (compact disc) as a proof that the All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam ( AIADMK ) MLAs' support was bought by the Sasikala camp for the February trust vote.
Following discussions in Brussels on Thursday, the offices of Brexit Secretary David Davis and the European Commission's chief negotiator Michel Barnier released a joint statement to confirm the date. Fortunately most of the member states want access to our market and want good relations with us for a wide variety of reasons. "We believe that the withdrawal process can not be concluded without the future relationship also being taken into account".
Riyadh sealed its border, closed its air space to Qatari Airways and - along with Bahrain , the UAE and Egypt - severed diplomatic relations. When it is becoming obvious that the very goal of Riyadh summit and the so-called IMA was to isolate Iran and now Qatar, Pakistan must seek an immediate withdrawal from that alliance before it is too late and the sectarian divide in the Gulf destabilises the state and society of Pakistan.
The former Prime Minister warned of a return to violence, pointing to the danger posed by "hard men still there, lurking in the corners of communities". He said: "I'm sure we all look forward to welcoming the Queen's Speech just as soon as the coalition of chaos has been negotiated". The Times reported yesterday that Finance Mminister Philip Hammond will argue for Britain to stay in the EU's customs union, in a bid to soften Brexit.
Gingrich initially supported the choice of Mueller but said he changed his mind after he spoke with Trump on June 12. The White House clarification has come amidst reports that Trump is contemplating firing Mueller. There, the job would first fall to the person who appointed Mueller, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , because Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from involvement in the probe.
The Office of Government Ethics on Friday released President Donald Trump's latest financial-disclosure form, showing some of his real-estate properties thriving since his election as well as fresh sources of income from overseas. Mar-a-Lago, where Mr Trump played host to several foreign dignitaries during his seven weekends there this winter, has improved its finances. The president disclosed $10.8 million from two entities affiliated with the Trump International Hotel in Las Vegas, ...
The party, led by Arlene Foster , has blocked same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland and counts openly homophobic ministers among its ranks. May's botched election gamble, which saw her lose her parliamentary majority, left her so weakened that supporters of closer ties with the European Union publicly demanded she take a more consensual and business friendly approach to Brexit .
Over 20 countries and worldwide organisations, including the US, Russia, China, the United Nations, NATO and the European Union were participating in the conference titled " Kabul Process " that kicked off on Tuesday, Efe news reported . Also, at least nine people were killed and 15 wounded when a bomb attached to a motorcycle went off outside the entrance of the renowned blue-domed Great Mosque in the western city of Herat, according to a government spokesman.
Mr Rosenstein played a part in the dismissal of former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey who was sacked by Mr Trump in May. In a series of statements on Twitter on Thursday, Mr Trump repeated his claim that Mr Mueller's investigation is a " WITCH HUNT " based on the "phoney" premise of possible collusion between Russian Federation and a cadre of Trump campaign associates.
A spokesman for the Taliban militant group praised the attack but did not claim responsibility. It's also suspected to be a so-called "green-on-blue" attack - when Afghan troops turn on their USA and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation counterparts.
Mr. Trump will reinstate travel and commercial restrictions eased by Mr. Obama previous year, during that administration's attempts to obtain additional concessions from the Cuban government . President Donald Trump reverses an Obama-era deal to normalize U.S. -Cuba relations on Friday in Miami . Also not expected are any changes to U.S.
European Union leaders have given chief Brussels negotiator Michel Barnier no authority to so much as talk about future trade with Britain until he clinches outline deals on Brussels' priority issues, including London's exit bill. The Democratic Unionist Party wants to attach its own conditions onto Brexit as part of its deal with the Conservatives - including the insistence on a "soft border" between Northern Ireland and the Irish Republic.
My heartfelt condolences go to his wife, Maike, extended family and friends, and the German people. Kohl, Gorbachev said, had demonstrated "a deep interest for Russia" and had helped bridged East and West as he "warned the West against taking on a contemptuous attitude towards Russian interests".
There is a 30 percent chance of afternoon rain and thunderstorms. A hot , breezy day is on tap Thursday in Topeka, as high temperatures will hit the mid-90s. Lows will be in the mid-70s with a 30 percent chance of rain. Southwest wind 5 to 10 miles per hour. Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
While a broad range of experts and industry groups praised the administration's focus on apprenticeships, some anxious about opening up the federal process to outside players. "Registered apprenticeships are a sign of quality, rigor, and standards, and we have to maintain those standards". It describes the basis for apprenticeship programs, which are the focus of the White House's workforce development week .
Rosenstein authored a memo that criticized former FBI Director James Comey over his handling of Hillary Clinton's emails. The president launched his latest tweetstorm Friday morning , during which he once again blasted the mainstream media, described the probes of his administration as a " witch hunt " and seemingly confirmed that he is now under investigation.
We review the key events in Syria , including the imminent launch of an anticipated offensive on the ISIS stronghold of Raqqa, claims that rebels downed a military plane near Damascus, and reports that coalition airstrikes killed 21 people on the banks of the Euphrates.
The worldwide human rights group issued the call ahead of a meeting between the two leaders, who are negotiating to allow Mrs May's Conservatives to form a minority government. The government meanwhile said the state opening of the Parliament - when May's government presents its legislation programme - will take place on 21 June, two days later than planned.
Aijaz Ahmad Malik (27) was shot at and critically injured by militants outside his residence at Arrubugh in Pulwama around 10.30 PM, a police official said. As many as six policemen were killed in a terrorist attack on a police party in Jammu and Kashmir's Anantnag district on Friday. The three had taken refuge inside a house in Arwani village.
President Donald Trump has lashed out at the investigators driving the Russian Federation investigation as "very bad and conflicted people", responding angrily to reports that the special counsel is looking into whether Trump obstructed justice.
Many of Trump's supporters cried "fake news " over the story, but the development was unsurprising to anyone who watched James Comey's testimony last week; the fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director telegraphed several times that this would be an inevitable component of the Special Counsel probe.
Sava didn't address what organs were damaged. On a baseball diamond in Washington , D.C., there was a symbolic gathering of Democrats and Republicans that discarded all partisanship and came together as "Team Scalise". President Donald Trump says GOP Congressman Steve Scalise "took a bullet for all of us". "The president says that because of the "tremendous pain and suffering he's now enduring.
FILE - In this June 13, 2017 file photo, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington . Donald Trump smiles during a meeting with cabinet members at the White House on Monday. "I can go around them", Trump tweeted. Democrats and Republicans alike decried President Trump's tweet about the Russian Federation investigation on Capitol Hill Friday.
While there has been some speculation that the People's Bank of China could follow suit, on Thursday China's interest rates for open market operations remained unchanged. 'The tone of the statement came across as relatively hawkish, despite the disappointing readings on core inflation , which the Fed contributed partly to transitory factors, ' she said.