Officials said the United Nations and Red Crescent convoy was hit while en route to deliver assistance for 78,000 people in the rebel-held town of Uram al-Kubra, west of the northern city of Aleppo . "The cease-fire is not dead", Kerry insisted, adding that unspecified "specific steps" would be weighed in a follow-up discussion later this week. Speaking in NY, where he is attending the United Nations' General assembly, Turnbull told reporters the airstrikes were aborted as soon as the ...
The new air strike came as the United States blamed Russian Federation for an attack on an aid convoy in Uram al-Kubra, west of Aleppo , that killed 20 civilians and an aid worker. And while it's also not clear who carried out the attack that hit the convoy, NPR's Alice Fordham reported that "American officials say the perpetrators could only be the Syrian air force or its Russian allies".
The Syrian army said it was launching a "major operation" against rebels in Damascus on Monday, as its sponsor Russian Federation said a week-long ceasefire was "pointless" due to violations by rebels. Russia, which backs the Syrian Government led by Bashar al-Assad, has complained loudly about the strike, calling for intervention by the UN Security Council and greater co-ordination with US-led forces.
One of the American aircraft flew back to the Andersen Air Force Base in Guam, while the other landed at Osan Air Base in South Korea. On September 13 two B-1 bombers were escorted by US and South Korean fighter jets in a show of solidarity with Seoul.
As NPR's Michele Kelemen reported , Kerry is trying to salvage the deal with the Russians at a U.N. Security Council meeting happening today. Russian Federation has denied it or its Syrian allies carried out the fatal attack that killed 12 people, including aid workers and convoy drivers.
The Times reported that they could not confirm if law enforcement officials interviewed Rahami at the time of his father's allegations. Justice Department guidelines restrict the types of actions agents may take; they can not, for instance, record phone calls without obtaining a higher level of approval or developing more grounds for suspicion.
Many museums will offer guided tours and feature special exhibits and activities as part of the event. "We hope that individuals who have never visited the museum will take advantage of this opportunity and invite those who have visited to come back and enjoy the museum again." said Trey Gaines, Museum Director.
The official says the Federal Bureau of Investigation looked into the matter, but that Mohammad Rahami later retracted his comment and said he meant that his son was hanging out with the wrong crowd, including gangs. The terror suspect told police he planted the deadly pipe bombs because he was following orders from "terrorist leaders.to attack nonbelievers where they live".
Rami Abdurrahman of the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which tracks the civil war, and Aleppo-based activist Bahaa al-Halaby both said the attack killed 12 people. That's triggered a war of words between the United States and Russian Federation with Moscow denying responsibility for the strike as hopes for reviving a ceasefire diminish with each day.
In a meeting on 19 September, PM Modi gave his approval to isolate Pakistan at global forums, reports noted. In occupied Kashmir, Awami Ittehad Party President and member of so-called Kashmir Assembly, Engineer Abdur Rasheed while rejecting the India's hue and cry against Pakistan over Uri attack , has described it as a desperate attempt to divert world's attention from the Kashmiris' indigenous liberation struggle.
Court documents show "irreconcilable differences" cited as the reason for the break-up, with Jolie reportedly seeking full physical custody of their six youngsters - three of whom are adopted and three the pair's biological children - with visitation rights for Pitt.
Aping Mr Corbyn, Mr Smith added: "It's got nothing to do with me, my hands are clean, if Momentum want to do that.'". The MP said he hoped Labour MPs who had resigned from the shadow cabinet would consider returning, but also said there were "a whole host of reasons why people may not wish to serve on the front bench" and these should be respected.
President Barack Obama leave office. After years of negotiations, governments agreed in Paris last December to curb the emissions of carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gases that scientists say are warming the planet. The Paris Agreement committed the world to trying to limit climate change to 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels as possible. The Confederation of British Industry welcomed the UK's commitment to the deal and said business would need to work with government to ...
The letter was sent a day before Obama was set to address the U.N. General Assembly . The push by Ayrault for the French global conference comes in the heels of a Russian Foreign Ministry announcement that Palestinian and Israeli leaders have consented "in principle" to hold a meeting in Moscow to hold talks.
No link has emerged between terrorist groups and the man who stabbed 10 people in a St. Cloud mall Saturday night, September 17. Until June, Adan had worked on a contract basis as a weekend security guard at Electrolux Home Products in St.
The reports of the provincial security sources came hours after Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the launching of the operations in the two provinces, in a televised message from NY, where he is attending the United Nations General Assembly.
McDonald, a black 17-year-old, was fatally shot in 2014 by a white police officer, who's since been charged with murder. CHICAGO Chicago's police department plans to hire almost 1,000 officers over the next two years in a bid to combat a surge of violence in the third-largest USA city including more than 500 murders this year, the Chicago Sun-Times reported on Wednesday.
Miranda has already proven he can write a blockbuster musical about a subject no one else thought was well-suited for the Broadway treatment. After Miranda's final Hamilton performance in July, the Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning composer said he would begin several film projects both on and off-screen.
The aircraft is out of Beale Air Force Base, east of Marysville, California. The U2 crash took place in Norther California on Tuesday morning near a small mountain range known as Sutter Buttes. A US Spy Plane has crashed in California with one pilot dying and another being injured. The pilot and a person on the ground were killed. The Air Force declined further comment, saying the crash was under investigation.
Four doctors with the have been killed in air strikes on a medical facility in southern Aleppo, as Syria reels from a series of attacks on humanitarian targets following the end of a ceasefire brokered by the U.S. Officials are seeking to confirm the number of people killed and wounded in the attack on Monday night, and an assessment of the security situation in Syria is under way, Jens Laerke, a spokesman for the United Nations , told reporters in Geneva .
However, it called for a better strategy as ISIS may transform into an worldwide movement or a network of affiliates in the future. On the issue of military intervention, the committee launched strong criticism of the UK's current actions in Syria, noting that only 65 British air raids had taken place in the country since December, while 550 strikes has been carried out on Daesh targets in Iraq during the same period of time.
The Tasnim news agency described the new missile as "long range ballistic", with a cluster warhead. General Mohammad Bagheri, chief of staff of Iran's armed forces declared that Iran is a peace seeking country but that the war between 1980 t0 1988 against Iraq should be a lesson to, "our brothers in faith in Syria, Palestine, Lebanon, Iraq, Afghanistan, Bahrain, Yemen, our political allies, religious allies and armies".
The outcome of the British referendum led to the resignation of her predecessor David Cameron, who addressed the Assembly previous year. "We better strive harder to set a better example at home". "On the Korean Peninsula, the fifth nuclear test by the Democratic People's Republic of Korea has again threatened regional and worldwide security", Ban said, using North Korea's official name.
As the protesters targeted vehicles registered in Tamil Nadu and eateries owned by Tamil individuals, the Bengaluru City Police at 5 p.m. imposed Section 144 of the CrPC on the city, and a few hours later extended it to three days - until September 14 - in view of the deteriorating law and order situation.
On Sunday, Islamic State claimed responsibility, calling the man "a soldier", and the Federal Bureau of Investigation said it was investigating the attack as a potential act of terrorism. "The next 50 days will shape the next 50 years", Clinton said. She insinuated that militants, particularly those affiliated with the militant Islamic State group, are rooting for Trump to win the White House and are using some of his controversial proposals to recruit fighters.
Obama might not have been born in the United States. Seth Meyers continued his biting commentary on all things Donald Trump on Monday's show, when the "Late Night" host did a segment on the candidate's event last Friday , during which Trump acknowledged that President Barack Obama was born in the United States, ending his five-year birther crusade.
JD (S)' reaction: Former chief minister and Janata Dal Secular (JDS) leader HD Kumaraswamy urged the State government seek compensation to farmers from the Centre and demanded for an urgent Assembly Session to decide the State's stand. Karnataka will have to release 6,000 cusecs of Cauvery water per day to Tamil Nadu till September 27, the Supreme Court had yesterday said while raising the 3,000 cusecs fixed by the Supervisory Committee.
Both Mr Obama and Mr Duterte shook hands and briefly chatted at a holding room Wednesday night before a gala dinner. "I have confidence that if, in fact, people just listen to what he had to say, look at his track record or lack thereof, that they'll make a good decision", he said.
Trump said that Clinton "caused the problem", blaming her immigration positions in part. Hillary Clinton is accusing Donald Trump of giving "aid and comfort" to Islamic terrorists, declaring his anti-Muslim rhetoric helps the Islamic State group and other militants recruit new fighters.
Civil war between Labour MPs and backers of Jeremy Corbyn is spilling over into the Co-op party, with London members of the Corbynist Momentum campaign now seeking to gain representation in their sister group. But a longer term plan to try and unify the warring parts of the party". "We're trying to find the best way to tease out that top team". The September meeting, ahead of Labour's conference in Liverpool starting this weekend, could be just as significant in the battle for control ...
While most towns and cities in Anbar are now under government control, IS fighters are still able to move across parts of the vast arid province and have continued to harass Iraqi forces. The Democratic presidential nominee was holding her own program of meetings with foreign leaders attending the United Nations summit as she works to portray herself as more presidential than Republican Donald Trump.
The U.S. and Russia support different parties to the war in Syria - Russia backs the government of President Bashar Assad, while the U.S.is allied with opposition groups. The incident exposed rising tensions between the two architects of Syria's cease-fire deal, Russia and the U.S. The U.S. said it believed Russian or Syrian government jets were behind the attack that killed 20 civilians.
After days of talks where tensions in the South China Sea were a hot topic, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has a sense of "cautious optimism" that some agreement surrounding conduct in the hotly disputed waters can be reached. He did not elaborate, but such wording is typically used by Chinese leaders to refer to not allowing countries from outside the region with no direct involvement in the dispute, like the US, from getting involved.
The man, 28-year-old Ahmad Khan Rahami, was born in Afghanistan and is a naturalized USA citizen, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation . A series of bombs found in NY and New Jersey attacks , some of which did not explode, left roughly 30 injured but did not kill anyone.
On Wednesday, US State Department Under Secretary for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon and the head of Israel's National Security Council, Yaakov Nagel, signed the agreement, which consists of $33 billion in foreign military financing and $5 billion in missile defense.