The ISIS terrorist group claimed responsibility for the attack, their first on Israeli soil, however it is not clear if the attackers were aligned with them or not. The Old City had been crowded with tens of thousands of Muslim worshippers. Israeli security forces and an ambulance are seen at the scene of an attack outside Damascus Gate in Jerusalem's Old City on June 16, 2017.
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. A cold front descending toward Pennsylvania will pick up moisture from a weakened Tropical Storm Cindy creating a wet Friday in the Lehigh Valley and northwest New Jersey, a local meteorologist forecasts.
With regards to Doha-based satellite broadcaster Al Jazeera , the list says Qatar must also close all of its affiliates. The Saudi regime and its allies also require Qatar to cut all ties with the Muslim Brotherhood and other groups, including al-Qaeda and Daesh.
Choi is facing a number of other charges. The scandal involving Choi and her longtime friend, disgraced ex-president Park Geun-Hye who was ousted in March, has rocked the political and business elite. Chung was extradited from Denmark last month and is now being investigated by prosecutors who see her as a key figure in the suspected bribery connections between former President Park and corporate giant Samsung.
Qatar must pay reparations to these countries for any damage or costs incurred over the past few years because of Qatari policies, he added. Qatar, for its part, denied the accusations, calling the moves for diplomatically isolating it "unjustified".
Most health officials contacted Thursday by the Sun Sentinel declined to answer that question, saying they needed more time to study it. Experts say in general that the Senate bill , like the House bill passed in May, will make plans more expensive for older and lower-income consumers.
Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) fired missiles at Islamic State's major strongholds in eastern Syria , killing at least 50 ISIS militants, what Nobakht acclaimed as "a symbol of national clout". Activists in Syria said they had no immediate information on damage or casualties from the strikes, nor did the Islamic State group immediately acknowledge it.
Lawmakers said they ignored race in redrawing the state's congressional districts and focused exclusively on party affiliation, yet the result is the same: divided communities and rigged elections that continue to deny North Carolina voters of their constitutional right to have a voice in choosing their representatives.
Nick Reisman is at the Capitol with the latest. Senate Republicans sought to link the policy's renewal to a plan to increase the number of charter schools permitted in the city, but Assembly Democrats balked. "I will never stop fighting for those kids, and will not leave them without a voice". Before the mayor got control of the schools, the system was run by small community school boards and a central board of education.
Democrats gathered on the Senate floor and defended Mr Obama's 2010 overhaul. Former President Barack Obama took to Facebook to ask Republicans to reconsider their efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act , also known as ObamaCare.
Vaid further said that three people have been identified for lynching the Dy SP and informed that two have them have already been arrested. She hailed the J&K police as one of the best in the country. The officer was killed outside Jamia Masjid (grand mosque) in Srinagar city, the summer capital of Indian-controlled Kashmir. The deceased DSP was allegedly making a video of the local stone pelting while objecting to this the violent mob attacked him.
Health insurers had until Wednesday to declare whether they planned to sell coverage next year on the exchanges in most states. Actual participation and final rates won't be set until late summer or closer to the November 1 start of enrollment for next year's coverage.
Police, who haven't formally named him, said Tuesday they could not release details on whether the attacker was drunk at the time of the attack or whether he was on other medication. The statement reaffirmed Egypt's rejection of all kinds of terrorism and discrimination based on race, religion, and gender. Londoners bearing flowers and messages of solidarity gathered Monday at the site where Osborne ploughed the van he was driving into pedestrians.
May is set to outline the guidelines for expat rights in Brussels, before Brexit negotiations on Monday. The Dutch prime minister, Mark Rutte, said there are "thousands of questions to ask" about May's proposals, and questioned why the British leader was laying them out with European Union leaders instead of with the Brexit negotiators.
Philippe said it was "quite possible" the license was active at the time the attacker was on a security watchlist. Police arrested four of his close relatives in a raid south of Paris late on Monday, a police source said. ISIS said the man was one of its fighters, and Cheurfi had a note defending ISIS in his pocket. Eighty-six people died in a truck attack on a crowd in Nice a year ago and similar incidents have occurred in other European cities.
Trump has been a longtime critic of the Obama administration's dealings with the Castro regime. " President Obama attempted to change that", Sanchez said. However, diplomatic relations reestablished by Obama, including reopened embassies in Washington and Havana, will remain and travel and money sent by Cuban Americans will not be affected.
Louisiana Representative Steve Scalise , the House majority whip, was gravely wounded in the shooting last week in Alexandria. The FBI said Wednesday that Hodgkinson had acted alone, and wasn't connected to any terrorism activity. "It was just a pattern of life where you could tell things were not going well". A Facebook page believed to belong to Hodgkinson includes pictures of Sanders and rants against Trump and Republicans.
Stannard and Kennaugh were both in the Sky team in the traditional Tour warm-up race, the Criterium du Dauphine, but have been overlooked in the final selection. Welsh duo Geraint Thomas and Luke Rowe are also named in the squad which includes Sergio Henao , Vasil Kiryienka, Christian Knees, Michal Kwiatkowski , Mikel Landa and Mikel Nieve.
A reporter for VOA's Somali Service, Ahmed Hassan Olad, says the attack targeted the Waberi police station along the busy Maka al-Mukaramah road. Dozens of soldiers were deployed to the scene of the incident. It also comes a week after al-Shabab gunmen carried out an overnight siege on a popular restaurant in the Somali capital, killing at least 31 people.
He has required several surgeries for a reported gunshot wound to the hip. Upon Scalise's arrival at the hospital last week, "he was in critical condition with an imminent risk of death", said Dr. Amy Klobuchar, D, Minnesota Senator says, "I was there with the 25,000 people joined in, all four leaders were out on the field actually looking like they liked each other".
The U.S. -led Combined Joint Task Force said the drone displayed "hostile intent" as it approached the outpost. CENTCOM announced that a US F-15 Strike Eagle shot down the Shaheed-129 UAV in the early morning near At Tanf, where Coalition forces are training Syrian militias to battle the Islamic State .
The Pentagon statement added: "The demonstrated hostile intent and actions of pro-regime forces toward Coalition and partner forces in Syria conducting legitimate counter-Isis (IS) operations will not be tolerated". The UK, another key coalition ally, said it would continue to take part in air operations despite Russia's warning. "An incident occurred, we have to work through the incident, we have a channel to be able to do that", he said.
Red tape for permanent residency would be cut there would be a two-year grace period to avoid "cliff edge" misfortunes. However at a press conference following the opening session of the summit, Mr Tusk made clear that the 27 national leaders will not take part in negotiations on Mrs May's proposals on Thursday evening.
Srikanth continued his good form by defeating Chinese Taipei's Kan Chao Yu 21-13 21-16 in the men's singles opening round while Praneeth had to sweat it out to register a hard-fought 10-21 21-12 21-10 win over Indonesia's Tommy Sugiarto.
President Donald Trump slammed his detention and eventual death as "a total disgrace". The thousands of funeral goers formed two lines as Mr Warmbier's coffin was carried into Wyoming High School for the 45-minute service, and then along the three-mile route to the cemetery.
President Donald Trump arrives at the White House in Washington , Friday, June 16, 2017, after speaking about Cuba policy in Miami. But today what is clear is the Cuban people's unwavering sense of perseverance. Totalitarian control being what it is, no USA administration would find it easy to engage Cuba's people without normalizing and enriching the regime that oppresses them.
National Democratic Alliance's ( NDA ) presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind filed his nomination papers in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday. Kovind will leave no stone unturned in reaching out to different parties, but the ruling NDA has already secured a comfortable majority. Kovind is guaranteed to get more than 61 per cent of votes, and the finally tally depends on how some still- undecided regional parties vote, BJP source said.
Thackeray said the Sena had recommended and supported Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) chief Mohan Bhagwat's name because "Hindustan is a Hindu nation" and there was nobody better than Bhagwat to represent this identity. He said Prime Minister Narendra Modi called him on Monday morning to inform him that he was the BJP's presidential candidate. Kovind's nomination will help the party to consolidate Dalit vote bank ahead of polls.
Some Democrats are so fed up with their party leadership that they are looking at ways of removing Nancy Pelosi from her post as House minority leader. Of course Jon Ossoff didn't win yesterday's special election in Georgia's sixth district. " Nancy Pelosi was a great speaker". "We need to be focused on next November, and what happens with the reality of health care and trade, tax policies and the impact on working men and women", said Rep.
The military said the BIFF was opportunistic and just wanted to do a show of force. The military is not denying that the attack of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) on a Citizens Armed Forces Geographical Unit (CAFGU) outpost in Pigcawayan, Cotabato early this morning may be a diversionary tactic.
As the investigation moves forward, Trump will continue to speak out against what he believes to be a political conspiracy. In a weekend tweet, Trump also returned to the defense that he fired Comey at the recommendation of Jeff Sessions and Rod Rosenstein .
Police in Montreal went to an apartment building in the city's Saint Michel area on Wednesday in connection with the stabbing, according to Radio-Canada, the French-language arm of Canada's public broadcaster. "I'm not afraid to say I think he saved Jeff's life", Williams said. His page also lists that he worked for a Canadian insurance company called Industrial Alliance.
Later, Kushner will meet with and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in the West Bank city of Ramallah. Around 400,000 Israelis now live in West Bank settlements, among around 2.8 million Palestinians. The Palestinians claim these areas for a future independent state. Ahead of Jared Kushner's visit to the region, today I met with Palestinian leaders to further our discussions on how to achieve peace.
In the first year, starting 1st July 2017, the government says it will collect $97 million and unsurprisingly, the banks are not impressed, especially as the federal government's levy is also starting in just over a week. The budget contained about $30.5 million worth of new spending on infrastructure in regional South Australia in the next financial year, and commitments worth millions of dollars more over the next four years.
The Congress , which is coordinating the opposition meet, expressed the hope leaders of all the parties which attended the May 26 lunch hosted by Gandhi would be present today. "We are bound to support the former Bihar Governor's presidential bid as he had discharged his duties with grace and poise", Tyagi said, adding that having made a decision to back Kovind's candidature it did not make sense to attend the meeting of the Opposition parties in Delhi today to decide on the presidential ...