Sessions then recused himself from the investigation into Russia's alleged interference during the 2016 United States presidential campaign. In the wake of reports that the country interfered with the American presidential election, a number of officials in the Trump campaign have come under scrutiny over their meetings with Kislyak .
More people fled the conflict in Syria - 5.5 million - than any other country, but the biggest new source of refugees was what the report called "the disastrous breakdown of peace efforts" in South Sudan . The 2016 report showed that the number of refugees worldwide reached 22.5 million, the most ever. Grandi, the director of the U.N.'s refugee agency, said the only solution is peace.
Terrorist groups Maute and Abu Sayyaf have shot dead 5 civilians trapped inside a house in Marawi City, Malacañang said Tuesday. Manila said this was technical assistance and there were no United States "boots on the ground". Fighting erupted on May 23 after a bungled raid aimed at capturing Isnilon Hapilon, whom Daesh proclaimed as its "emir" of southeast Asia in 2016 after he pledged allegiance to the group.
And one man can't go back in time. "I'm here with President Macron, we're talking about environmental issues and a green future", Schwarzenegger says in the video. Some interpreted Friday's video as a dig at Trump . Paris - Hollywood star turned activist Arnold Schwarzenegger joined politicians and legal experts in Paris on Saturday to launch a campaign for a global pact to protect the human right to a clean, healthy environment.
Outbreaks of Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area following the water switch were tied to the deaths. The four individuals for whom the state is adding charges include Stephen Busch , a water supervisor for the state's department of environmental quality ; Liane Shekter-Smith , former chief of drinking water and municipal assistance at the department; Howard Croft , previously the director of the Flint Department of Public Works ; and Darnell Earley , the former emergency manager ...
Among U.S. goods affected were solar and information technology products, telecommunications equipment and biotechnology products, they said . Mr Modi's invitation-only Virginia event at the Ritz Carlton was very different from his 2014 Madison Square Garden event , when he addressed 19,000 cheering members of the Indian diaspora.
All chief ministers of BJP-ruled states and its allies except Manohar Parrikar of Goa and Mehbooba Mufti of Jammu and Kashmir were present. On being asked about AIADMK's support to the NDA candidate, Palaniswami said, "Yes, our party fully supports Ram Nath Kovind ".
The police have booked six jail staff in connection with Shetye's death, and another 250 jail inmates for rioting and assaulting a jail staffer, including Indrani Mukerjea. "Due to the death of an inmate, the prisoners felt unsafe and insecure". Among those named in the FIR include Indrani Mukerjea, an undertrial in the Sheena Bora murder case.
She and other family members said they would not be issuing any further statements. One person died and 11 were injured; Osborne survived the attack and was arrested on suspicion of commission, preparation or instigation of terrorism including murder and attempted murder.
It says that despite shifting his business empire into a trust run by his sons , his ownership made the president "deeply enmeshed with a legion of foreign and domestic government actors", the Washington Post first reported . When taking office, Trump broke with many presidential traditions, including putting assets into a blind trust to avoid conflict of interests. DC's AG Karl Racine and a spokesman for the US Department of Justice could not immediately be reached.
During the meeting, along with Mr. Gadkari, Mr. Yadav and Mr. Adityanath, Union Minister Uma Bharti , UP Deputy Chief Ministers Keshav Prasad Maurya and Dinesh Sharma, and BJP organising secretary for U.P. Chief minister Yogi Adityanath had invited the leaders of all the political parties including the Samajwadi party, Bhaujan Samaj party and the Congress.
Five buildings failed the test in Sunderland; four in Manchester; three in Plymouth; three in Stockton-on-Tees; two in Portsmouth; one each in Doncaster and Norwich. Council leader Ms Gould said: "Remaining residents in Taplow, Bray, Dorney and Burnham should evacuate their blocks and take up one of our temporary accommodation options, as this is the safest place for you to be".
Petersburg in the other Group A game. Team Mexico cruised past Russian Federation with 2-1 win in the third and final group stage match of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup , knocking the hosts out from further battle for the trophy, APA reports quoting TASS.
A forest fire in southern Spain forced the evacuation of at least 1,000 people and is threatening a national park famous for its biodiversity and endangered species, authorities said Sunday. "It's a setback especially for conservation in the wild", the expert said, noting how conservation efforts will need to focus on introducing rabbits in areas devastated by the blaze, the fundamental source of meat for both the Iberian lynx and the Imperial eagle.
Until now, the succession favoured Saudi Arabia's interior minister and security chief, Prince Mohammed bin Nayef , who has now been stripped of much of his power. "The two leaders discussed the priority of cutting off all support for terrorists and extremists, as well as how to resolve the ongoing dispute with Qatar".
A view of part of the Burnham residential tower on the Chalcots Estate showing the bottom section of the building after cladding was removed, in the borough of Camden, north London , Thursday, June 22, 2017. As police continued to unpick the roots of the disaster, Ms McCormack said a string of criminal offences were now being considered. Hundreds of people are working on the complex investigation; while a full visual search was completed last week, McCormack said a "full fingertip search" ...
If three Republican Senators vote no on the Senate legislation, the measure will fail. "If President Trump thought the health care bill in the House was mean, I can tell you that the Senate Republican plan is downright nasty", Menendez said .
BJP veterans LK Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi, both of whom were seen as probable candidates for the high-profile post, were also present. "Will accompany Shri Ram Nath Kovind Ji as he files his nomination papers today for the upcoming Presidential election ", he tweeted.
Latest report said the death toll from the fuel tanker fire in Pakistan's Bahawalpur (Punjab Province) has reached 152. Run us through what happened. Dozens of relatives were waiting outside hospitals in Bahawalpur, the nearest major city, to claim the bodies of their loved ones as Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif arrived early Monday.
But with AAP backing the candidate, the loss has been more or less compensated, as the party has 86 MLAs and four Lok Sabha MPs. Raja also added that they would reach out to the other Opposition parties to join hands and support Kumar's candidature.
Several players missed clear scoring opportunities throughout the match in front of 41,585 fans at Kazan Arena. The hosts had a goal by Samedov disallowed for offside just a few minutes into the second half. The progress means Portugal are on course for a second trophy in two years, but will have to first pass their semi-final test on Wednesday. Ronaldo buried the resultant penalty beyond Stefanovic to draw level with former Hungary great Sandor Kocsis and within nine goals of the ...
They managed to rescue five people, including a baby girl, he said. Security experts say the battle in Marawi has exposed intelligence and operational failures by the Philippines military. After the cease-fire ends, "we will continue to try to enter the areas occupied by them and liberate Marawi", Mr. Padilla said on radio station DZBB.
The revised death toll comes as images showing the burned-out interior of the London tower block are released. The search-and-recovery effort at Grenfell Tower is still underway with the London Fire Brigade, he said. Commander Cundy further informed that the police investigation into the fire "will take weeks, it may take longer than that". Cundy said his immediate priority was to identify the people who died in the building and to recover them as quickly as possible.
Hurriyet newspaper said last week a joint exercise by Turkish and Qatari forces was expected following the Islamic Eid al-Fitr holiday which started on Sunday, and the number of Turkish soldiers sent to the Gulf state could eventually reach 1,000.
The State Opening of Parliament, delayed by two days because of confusion caused by the inconclusive result of the June 8 election, took place without some of the traditional ceremony, with the Queen arriving by vehicle rather than carriage and wearing a blue dress and hat rather than her robes and state crown.
He also said that the man had planned to blow up a large bomb but that, in the end, there had been only a small explosion. ( EurActiv ) - An explosion rocked the central train station in Brussels Tuesday evening and a man was shot by police during the incident, prosecutors told Belgian media.
Al-Thani called the move a " publicity stunt " on Monday, saying " it is unfortunate that our neighbors have chosen to invest their time and resources in a baseless propaganda campaign ". Qatar has said it has no plans to expel Gulf nationals residing there. "I strongly believe that progress toward peace in the Middle East requires the United States to hold regional governments, including the state of Qatar, to account for such behavior".
Muslims across Albania celebrate Sunday the Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan , or the month of fasting , prayers and reading of Qur'an. Fasting was one of the five pillars of Islam, along with charity, prayer, believing in one God, and for those able to, pilgrimage to Mecca, he said.
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. "This pattern of brain injury is usually seen as result of cardiopulmonary arrest where the blood supply to brain is inadequate for a period of time resulting in the death of brain tissue", he said.
Thousands of protesters marched near the U.S. embassy in Seoul on Saturday, accusing President Donald Trump of "forcing" South Korea to deploy a controversial American missile defence system opposed by China. Kim Jong Il's father, Kim Il Sung was the North Korean leader at the time and they both wanted to create enough chaos and confusion in South Korea to stop the 1988 Seoul Olympics from going ahead, the BBC reported .
Duterte also said he "never approached America" for help. The cooperation between the longtime allies in the battle is significant because Duterte, who came to power a year ago, has taken a hostile stance towards Washington and has vowed to eject United States military trainers and advisers from his country.
Due to high winds in the area, a tree fell on the cable vehicle, more famously called "Gondola", snapping the wire carrying it. The gondola lift at Gulmarg claims to be the world's highest, ferrying passengers to a height of 4,100 metres (13,450 feet) for panoramic views of the snow-clad Himalayas.
Democracy was murdered during emergency. He said during the Ramzan , the people of the village with a population of about 3,500 families, mostly Muslims, chose to collectively construct a toilet. The Prime Minister referred to the experience of a lady from Madurai in Tamil Nadu, who had got money from the MUDRA Scheme for starting her business through this portal.
Written by dozens of global legal experts, the draft agreement aims to set out an worldwide framework in the fight against climate change and for the protection of the environment. The phrase, which echoes Trump's presidential campaign slogan "Make America great again", was coined by the French President in his response to the USA leader's announcement earlier this month that America would withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement.
One of the outstanding batsmen of his generation, the 33-year-old headed home after captaining the Proteas in a 19-run defeat by England in Cardiff on Sunday that saw them beaten 2-1 in a three-match Twenty20 series.They previously lost a one-day global series to England by the same scoreline and then suffered a hugely disappointing first-round exit at the Champions Trophy.