Friday is the deadline set by the House Intelligence Committee for the White House to produce "any White House recordings or memoranda of Comey's conversations with President Trump (that) now exist or have in the past". Trump said previously that a memo from Rosenstein recommending the Federal Bureau of Investigation director's termination didn't matter. " Trump has a compulsion to counterattack and is very pugnacious", Gingrich said on ABC's This Week.
The drone was approaching a small military base at the Syrian town of Tanf that U.S., British and Norwegian special operations forces use as a staging ground to train and equip rebel groups fighting the Syrian government and Islamic State militants.
The shootdown was near the Syrian town of Tabqa. Iranian-backed forces have also been trying to advance towards the base even after repeatedly being bombed by the US -led coalition. CNN was first to report on the incident. Speaking in Washington, the top US military officer said the two sides were in delicate discussions to lower tensions.
A Saudi-led coalition has been carrying out air strikes in the impoverished country for more than two years against Houthi rebels, who control vast swathes of the country. Ten days ago, four members of a family were killed when Saudi-led coalition warplanes hit a house in the Yemeni capital Sanaa , according to residents and medics.
He said the announcement came as a victory for the farmers' unity. "We will also decide on the future course of action", said Mr Chavan. Meanwhile, a farmer who was present at the event said they met the Sena president to thank him for his support to their stir.
Kay Ivey declared a statewide State of Emergency in anticipation of severe weather moving through the area. This season is getting off to a quick start with two tropical storms forming in the last 24 hours. Now located about 300 miles (485 km) south of Morgan City, Louisiana, it is expected to be near the Louisiana coast late on Wednesday , the Miami-based weather forecaster said.
Australia says it is temporarily suspending its military air operations over Syria, after a warning from Russian Federation that it would treat aircraft from the US-led coalition as potential targets. The US has about 1,000 military personnel in northern Syria, where it has been supplying and supporting partnered forces in their fight in the ISIS-stronghold of Raqqa.
The US-led coalition said Tuesday that it had killed IS's self-proclaimed top cleric, Turki Binali, in an air strike in May on the Syrian town of Mayadeen near the Iraqi border. It is the second time the USA has downed a pro-regime drone in Syria this month, putting a focus on escalating geopolitical tensions in the area and the expanding use of American military power in the conflict.
The vessel, seized last Friday, was carrying explosives and meant to conduct a "terrorist act" in Saudi territorial waters, it said. Iran on Monday denied three members of its elite Revolutionary Guard had been arrested aboard an explosives-laden boat as claimed by Saudi Arabian authorities.
A meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un is less likely than it was last month when Trump said he would meet Kim under the right circumstances, a Trump spokesman said Tuesday. Seoul's Defense Ministry said the bombers engaged in routine exercises with South Korean fighter jets aimed at showing deterrence against North Korea.
Democrats also lost a special election in neighbouring SC on Tuesday, where Republican Ralph Norman easily prevailed over Democrat Archie Parnell in a seat formerly held by Republican Mick Mulvaney, who is now serving as Trump's budget director.
A 22-year-old suspect has been arrested and charged with murder. The teens told police they'd been walking from a McDonalds to the All Dulles Area Muslim Society (ADAMS) Center for Ramadan prayer when they ended up in a dispute with a man driving in a auto, Wright told CNN.
In a statement , the Australian Department of Defence - part of the worldwide coalition fighting ISIS in the country - said: "As a precautionary measure, Australian Defence Force (ADF) strike operations into Syria have temporarily ceased".
Alavi did not provide further details or offer any evidence. The intelligence ministry said the attacks were carried out by five Iranian men who had joined IS and travelled to their bastions in Iraq and Syria before returning home. He called the choice of words "repugnant" and said Iran rejects the United States' claims of friendship. Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei , said the attacks will add to the hatred that Iranians harbor toward the USA and Saudi Arabia.
Red Sox relievers had thrown 26 straight scoreless innings before the slump. He has allowed seven earned runs in 27 1/3 innings, giving up 24 hits, striking out 19 and walking one. An MRI came back negative, and manager John Farrell said Pedroia is day to day. The time off came as Perez deals with some soreness in his side. The Royals signed 1B Nick Pratto, their first-round pick out of Huntington Beach (Calif.) High School.
In a Tropical Storm Warning , the threat is more imminent, and residents should stand by for evacuation orders as well as check in with family and friends. On Tuesday , some flooding from outlying rain bands was reported on Alabama's Dauphin Island and flood control locks and gates were being closed along Louisiana's bayou-marbled coast as Cindy hovered almost stationary - still well offshore.
Mr Scalise was shot as he fielded at second base during practice for an annual Republicans-Democrats baseball game . This person says investigators aren't sure of the significance of the names and it's not clear whether this was a list of people the attacker was targeting.
The 1998 Good Friday Agreement - a major development in the Northern Ireland peace process - commits the United Kingdom and Irish Governments to demonstrate "rigorous impartiality" in their dealings with the different political traditions in Northern Ireland.
President Trump barely edged Democrat Hillary Clinton in the 6th in November. Matthew Levy, left, comforts his wife after Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff concedes to Republican Karen Handel . Voters "are not interested in Hollywood, California coming in and buying this seat", she told Fox News . In addition, many Democrats hope the special election is a referendum on Trump's presidential win.
Two Baldwin State Prison inmates that overpowered a pair of corrections officers on a prison transport bus Tuesday in Putnam County remained the focus of a nationwide manhunt Wednesday. "They were inside the caged area of the bus", he said. 'How they got through the locks and things up to that area I do not know'. "We see our officers as family".
Raised in a strictly Salafist Muslim family, Djaziri had no criminal record but caught the attention of authorities after making several trips to Turkey - a route used by many European fighters heading to Syria - which he said were for work.
A Handel win could energize Republicans, boosting their efforts with health care and tax reform legislation. Handel faces Democrat Jon Ossoff in the race for Georgia's 6th Congressional District and is trying to hold on to a district her party has controlled since 1979.
Belgian authorities say soldiers "neutralized" a person at a main Brussels train station amid media reports of explosion-like noises there. In addition to the train station, the Grand Place, a major tourist site, was evacuated. There were no other casualties, Van Der Sypt said. Prosecutor Van Der Sypt said: "At about 8.30 p.m. there was an explosion in the Central Station, relatively small in size".
Israeli police have shot dead three Palestinians after a deadly knife attack outside the Old City of Jerusalem, in which a policewoman died. Fatah spokesperson Osama al-Kawasme said in a statement, "We condemn the war crime carried out by Israeli occupation forces in Jerusalem against three Palestinian teens".
The fall of the Shifaa neighbourhood after an assault by the Iraqi army's 9th armoured division on Tuesday means that the Old City in the eastern half of Mosul is now surrounded by US-backed government forces, deployed north, west, south and across the river.
Spicer called on the Russian government to immediately release all peaceful protesters. The leading Vladimir Putin critic Alexei Navalny has been detained by authorities on his way to a protest in Moscow , his wife has claimed, ahead of a day of anti-Kremlin protests across Russian Federation.
A United States woman has been filmed starting a house fire that claimed the life of an elderly man trapped inside. Milwaukee Police have identified the victim as Willie O. The woman is then seen pouring the gasoline through a broken window and setting it on fire. A 72-year-old man is dead following a fire on Milwaukee's north side Friday evening.
Mayor Eliseo Garsesa of Pigcawayan said the men, suspected to be members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF), swooped down on the village of Malagasit, 660 kilometers north of Marawi City, which has been under siege from the Maute terrorist group for close to a month.
He said officials had counseled the family to not speak out about Otto's detention, to avoid antagonizing the reclusive regime of North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un. Two months later, in March 2016, Warmbier faced what North Korea described as a trial. The student's father, Fred Warmbier doesn't believe that his son's condition was caused by a sleeping pill and botulism , as told by North Korean officials.
Lakshmi Sammaraco said the office "accepted the case" of Otto Warmbier , who died Monday in a Cincinnati hospital. Investigators also were continuing to review radiological images and awaiting additional medical records requested by the coroner, Zornes told Reuters .
An Ohio coroner, abiding by family wishes, has performed an external examination instead of a full autopsy on the body of the USA student who was held prisoner in North Korea for 17 months and sent home in a coma , the agency said on Tuesday.
It's just to explain how close it was". The France global joined Barcelona from Paris Saint-Germain in July 2016 and made 26 appearances in all competitions in his first season at Camp Nou. Barcelona full-back Lucas Digne confesses that his side must win "bigger titles" next season, but insists Real Madrid were not necessarily the better team last season.
Ms Nauert echoed that complaint, saying, "At this point, we are left with one simple question: Were the actions really about their concerns regarding Qatar's alleged support for terrorism or were they about the long-simmering grievances" between and among Mideast neighbors.
After the U.S. shot down a Syrian regime plane accused of bombing SDF near Tabqa on Sunday, the SDF threatened to retaliate against Syrian regime forces if attacks on them continue and Russian Federation has announced it will track and target any airborne vehicles that pass west of the Euphrates.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer on Tuesday offered few details about how the USA plans to respond to Warmbier's death, promising only that the United States will "continue to apply economic and political pressure" to change North Korea's behavior.