The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said at least 90 soldiers were killed in the strike. The two men had been attacking a detachment of Islamic State fighters in the Homs region on Friday, when the Syrian Mi-25 helicopter they were in ran out of ammunition, the ministry said, according to Interfax.
Video footage posted by a local Khaosod TV showed desperate scenes as rescue workers scrambled to reach the stricken vessel, its stern partially under water. An unknown number of people were still missing after the accident, which occurred when the boat was involved in a collision Sunday afternoon. Police have blamed the bombings on Malay Muslim insurgents operating in Thailand's far south.
Seoul's foreign ministry said Friday that Foreign Minister Yun Byung-se is to hold the dialogue with his Japanese counterpart Fumio Kishida ahead of measures to be taken at the United Nations Security Council, including further sanctions against Pyongyang.
I really think that Hillary Clinton has to fashion some kind of appeal to those white working class voters who are tempted by the Trump brand, who might ordinarily vote Democratic. Birthers who back Donald Trump say his declaration Friday that President Barack Obama was born in the USA was a shrewd political move, but they're convinced the GOP nominee still believes the commander-in-chief hails from Kenya.
Right? "That's something a commander in chief thinks about before they pop off about going to war". "Even people you think you know extremely well, do you know their entire personality?" she asked during her 2000 Senate campaign. On Wednesday, Trump declined to say definitively that President Obama was born in the United States - roughly eight years after stoking controversy about his citizenship, then dropping the issue in 2011 when the president made public his birth ...
A Syrian military statement said the plane had come down during an operation against Islamic State in Deir al-Zor and the pilot had died. With a ceasefire already on shaky ground following the U.S. A spokesman for US President Barack Obama apologised for unintentional loss of life. The Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman blasted Washington over the indiscriminate airstrike that she said serves the interests of the Islamic State.
Shortly after the air raid, Syria's armed forces claimed to have shot down an Israeli warplane and an unmanned drone along the frontier between the countries. "At no point was the safety of [Israeli military] aircraft compromised", it said. The Israeli strike inside Syria came just hours after the United States and Russian Federation brokered a nationwide cease-fire in Syria in the second attempt by the two world powers to halt the ongoing conflict.
There is no evidence that is true. Speaking moments before the president, Clinton lauded Obama and also took on the birther controversy that has been swirling. One out of every five likely voters said they do not support Clinton or Trump for president. "I just don't care for anything that he says". Clinton seized on Trump's refusal during a speech Thursday night.
No one has claimed responsibility, but India regularly accuses rebels based in Pakistan of moving across the heavily militarised border known as the Line of Control to launch attacks on its forces. Condemning the terror attack in Uri, Jammu and Kashmir, where 17 soldiers of the Indian Army were killed, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday assured the nation that those behind the "despicable" attack will not go unpunished.
A senior Obama administration official says the United States has "relayed our regret" for the unintentional loss of life of Syrian forces after the military unintentionally struck Syrian troops while carrying out a raid against the Islamic State group yesterday.
However, aid convoys have been unable to enter rebel-held parts of the northern city of Aleppo - a key component of the deal. Russian President Vladimir Putin is expressing frustration at Washington's refusal to publish the Syrian cease-fire deal reached with Russia , but says Moscow won't unilaterally release it.
Under the cease-fire agreement, the USA and Russian Federation would work together to target Fatah al-Sham Front, as well as the Islamic State group, while Assad's forces refrain from striking opposition-held areas. Syrian President Bashar Assad's government views all those fighting against it as "terrorists", and has long accused the USA and other rebel supporters of backing extremists.
Bremen lost 4-1 at Borussia Moenchengladbach to start the league season with three straight defeats on Saturday, while it was also knocked out in the first round of the German Cup by third-division side Sportfreunde Lotte. "It is possible that Skripnik and his assistant coaches will return to Werder at some point in the future". "We have chose to take this step because after the game in Gladbach we were not convinced that with the existing (coaching) constellation we could promptly bring ...
Clinton was at home in Chappaqua, New York for a third straight day Wednesday, recovering from a health scare that has rocked her bid to become's America's first woman president. Lisa Bardack , MD, was released to the public by the campaign. Clinton's Republican rival Donald Trump will also reveal the results of his own recent medical exam during a TV show set to be aired on Thursday, said a daily report by The Hill, a top USA political website.
A Marine Corps investigation concluded that as many as 20 marines drill instructors and officers at Parris Island were either directly involved in hazing or ignored the signs it was going on. Marine officials confirmed for the Free Press that the drill sergeant - who was alleged to have verbally and physically abused another Muslim recruit in a previous platoon - had slapped Siddiqui when he refused to respond to orders and referred to him as a "terrorist".
Chikungunya is a viral illness and its symptoms are similar to those of dengue, which include high-grade fever, severe joint pain, muscle pain and headache and joint swelling. A top AIIMS official had yesterday confirmed five deaths, which were earlier suspected to have taken place due to dengue. Chatterjee was not involved in their treatment.
The policeman shouts at the motorist to get out of the vehicle "because you are not allowed to drive it" and later said "you are disqualified you're not allowed to drive". "No one was arrested during the incident", it added. They then concluded that the man they had stopped was not the person in question and was released - both cops have been disciplined.
Friday's UN Security Council meeting was cancelled at the request of both the United States and Russian Federation, diplomats said. "We see attempts to regroup among these terrorists, to switch one label for another, one name for another and keep their military capacity", he said in televised remarks while on a trip to Kyrgyzstan.
Yitshak Kreiss, manager of Sheba Medical Center in Ramat Gan, where Peres is being treated. Walden said doctors would keep Peres under mild sedation to help him rest and optimize his chances for recovery. 'And I will take this opportunity on his behalf to send all of you his love'. The veteran politician twice served as prime minister and was president from 2007 to 2014.
Israeli occupation forces shot dead a Palestinian who allegedly stabbed an Israeli soldier Saturday in the flashpoint West Bank city of Hebron, the army claimed, in the fourth spate of violence in less than 24 hours. The driver's wife, who was in the auto, was critically injured in the shooting. The alleged assailant was shot dead, and an Israeli soldier was lightly wounded.
Her character has learned to stop predicating her well-being on outside sources, and instead the actress explains, "She's defining happiness for herself". Next time, the filmmakers should stick to a more plausible plot. She puts her foot in it, right? It's nearly as if Zellweger went full method and locked herself away for the sake of the new movie's opening scene, where Jones is sitting alone in her flat, a birthday cupcake in front of her, while Eric Carmen's "All By Myself" blares on her ...
The attack, which had been targeting Islamic State militants, hit Syrian soldiers instead, according to the Russian military. The Russian military said two F-16 and two A-10 jets flew into Syrian air space from neighbouring Iraq to carry out the strikes.
Under the cease-fire agreement, the US and Russian Federation would work together to target the Fatah al-Sham Front, as well as the Islamic State group, while Assad's forces refrain from striking opposition-held areas. air strikes. The United States military said it had ceased airstrikes against what it had believed to be Islamic State positions after Russian Federation informed it that Syrian military personnel and vehicles may have been hit.
Syrian ally Russian Federation said 62 Syrian soldiers were killed and at least 100 more wounded in strikes by "warplanes from the worldwide anti-jihadist coalition". and Russian Federation does not include attacks on IS or other jihadist groups. It says its coalition planes halted strikes when informed of the Syrian presence.
Russia's Defence Ministry said that if the coalition bombing was a mistake, it was evidence of Washington's "stubborn refusal" to coordinate its actions with Russia's government. If the ceasefire deal is successful, Moscow and Washington will start to share targeting information on militant groups, including Islamic State, they have said.
US Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov are due on Wednesday to attend a special council meeting on Syria, held on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly meeting. A video of the rescue mission showed bodies strewn across the ground. It's the first time the United States and Russian Federation have forged an agreement that "paves the way for humanitarian aid access" and a no-military zone for people to use the highway, the activist said.
The flat where the explosion occurred is on the second floor but the blast affected neighbouring properties. It appears that a number of ambulances as well as an emergency helicopter together with fire fighters, local police and officers of the Mossos D'Esquadra attended and evacuated surrounding buildings.
None of the injuries were life-threatening, local police said. St. Cloud Police Chief Blair Anderson said the suspect referred to Allah and asked at least one victim if he was Muslim before assaulting him. "I ran as much as I could and I heard someone yell 'Stop!" Posting pics, snaps and even live feeds can devour smartphone data plans. All the injured are taken to the St.
Since 1989, Kashmiri resistance groups in IHK have been fighting against Indian rule for independence, or for unification with neighboring Pakistan. People are condemning the attack and at the same time saluting the martyrs who lost their life to protect the nation.
He added: "Where there is failure and disadvantage, the answer should not be this festival of bring-backery but instead a focus on expanding opportunity for all schools right across the system". Dr Ian Luke, Dean of Education at the University of St Mark and St John, claims the current debate about grammar schools rests on too many assumptions about the merits of selection.
At least 15 people were injured in an explosion in Chelsea Saturday night, and authorities are investigating if an incendiary device was planted in a garbage can on the sidewalk, a senior official familiar with the investigation says. "We have various K-9s throughout the area, bomb dogs that are making sure the area is safe and secure", Ocean County Sheriff Mike Mastrony told WCBS 880.
Meanwhile, Taiwan was yesterday preparing for another, Typhoon Malakas. "Its impact on Taiwan will peak all day today", weather bureau spokeswoman Hsieh Pei-yun said . Taiwan Ministry of Emergency reported that one person died in the storm. Meranti, now a tropical storm, is approaching the north of the country and heavy rainfall is expected in parts of Fujian as well as the eastern provinces of Zhejiang, Jiangxi, Jiangsu, Anhui and the city of Shanghai.
Golani warns that "if the USA takes this step, it will be in conflict not only with one faction but with the whole Syrian people". Australian aircraft were part of a US-led coalition operation near Deir al-Zor when Russian officials advised its targets may have been Syrian military personnel, the Defence Department said in a statement on Sunday.
Then we could smell smoke. "We do have video, and we see the explosion ". Just blocks away from the explosion, a suspicious device was found at 27th Street, according to multiple local and federal law enforcement officials. Neha Jain, 24, who lives in the neighbourhood where the blast took place, told Reuters she was sitting in her room watching a movie when she heard a "huge boom" and "everything shook".
A second explosive device was discovered four blocks away and removed. "There is no evidence at this point of a terror connection to this incident", Mayor Bill de Blasio told reporters at a press conference , stressing that the investigation is in its early stages.