Israeli diplomats have over recent weeks attempted to convince UNESCO member states to oppose or at least abstain during the vote. A Unesco resolution denying the historic connection of the Jewish people to Temple Mount has drawn harsh criticism from Israelis on Thursday.
The Trump controversy has caused many Republican office-holders to criticize him or even withdraw their support. I've never thought that Ryan's support was crucial for Trump . US President Barack Obama campaigns on behalf of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in Greensboro, North Carolina. "John McCain begged for my support during his primary (I gave, he won), then dropped me over locker room remarks!" Ryan , 46, was his party's 2012 vice presidential candidate and many ...
Canadian Deputy Ambassador Michael Grant told AFP that the meeting would allow United Nations member states to "express their anxiety and distress over what is happening in Syria and the lack of an appropriate response by the worldwide community and the UN".
The guided-missile destroyer was not damaged in either incident, officials said. The destroyer USS Nitze launched the cruise missiles, the official said. Reuters has reported that the coastal defense cruise missiles used against the USS Mason had considerable range, fueling concern about the kind of weaponry the Houthis appear willing to employ and some of which, us officials believe, is supplied by Iran.
The suspect had body armor and was armed with an assault rifle, Evans said. According to Evans, several officers entered the building after hearing gun shots and dragged out the injured officers while exchanging gunfire with the suspect. Police did not identify the gunman or the wounded officers, one of whom had been with the police department for about 28 years and the other for about 12 years, police said.
With no takers for Pakistan's Kashmir policy, Mr. Syed said China is now an important factor in South Asia and described Beijing as part of what he termed as Greater South Asia. The army also said it found the bodies of four suspected rebels near the de facto border dividing Indian-administered Kashmir with the Pakistan-controlled side in Naugam following an attempt on Wednesday at infiltration.
Nancy then commented that the hosts didn't ask one decent question from the time she walked in, accusing them of attacking her. She continued to fire back at Norton and said she has helped solve crimes, find missing people, and felt like he was singling her out when reporters speak on various tragedies every day.
A stream of Republican leaders denounced the remarks, first published by the Washington Post , which threaten Trump's already shaky standing with women voters just a month ahead of the November 8 presidential election. Former mayor Rudy Giuliani said Trump wouldn't hesitate to talk about "the women that Bill Clinton raped, sexually abused and attacked". He lauded Trump for apologizing during the debate for his 2005 comments, which were on a video first reported by The Washington ...
The official tells The Associated Press that instructor Arian Prevalla survived the crash Tuesday in East Hartford near jet-engine maker Pratt & Whitney, while student Feras Freitekh was killed. The instructor is being treated at Bridgeport Hospital's burn center and is talking with investigators. The police chief initially asked the FBI to assist in the investigation because it happened so close to Pratt & Whitney.
Russia's Foreign Ministry said Kerry and Lavrov would meet in the Swiss city of Lausanne to consider steps towards settling the conflict. The US State Department said Kerry had called for the meeting and would attend, but declined to say what foreign ministers other than Lavrov had been invited or would attend.
As Aleppo's misery dragged on, Russia's United Nations ambassador Vitaly Churkin rejected a French-proposed U.N. Security Council resolution that would call for grounding all aircraft, including Russia's, over Aleppo. Charbonneau said the ball is now in the court of the UN General Assembly, urging it to hold an emergency meeting and "demand an end to unlawful attacks on civilians in Aleppo, 100,000 of whom are children, and explore avenues for accountability".
Analysts saw President Jacob's Zuma attempt to install David van Rooyen - a political lightweight - as finance minister in December as a power grab by a corrupt elite. "We confirm that after being informed of the NPA decision by [the National Director of Public Prosecutons, Abrahams], the Minister [Masutha]...duly informed the president", Mhaga said.
A Trump campaign statement called The New York Times story a "completely false, coordinated character assassination". The New York Times claims to have spoken to two women who say that the Republican presidential runner groped or kissed them during two separate incidents, one in 1980 and another in 2005.
Kevin Joseph Farrell , is an Ireland-born American bishop who ministered in Washington, D.C., for many years before landing in Dallas , where he is a staunch gun-control advocate. "I think if you ask what Pope Francis' vision is for the college, it's to be as much a representative of the Catholicity, which means the universality, of the Catholic Church", he said.
A round of key projects has been launched following the Belt and Road Initiative, including economic corridors between China and South Asian countries, which have generated new growth impetus for their regional economies and lowered investment costs, said Yao.
The punitive measure stemmed from a front-page article his employer, the English-language DAWN newspaper, published on October 6, in which he gave details of an unusually heated exchange between civilian and military leaders during the secret high-level meeting over how to tackle militant groups allegedly operating out of Pakistan.
Bjarne Schieldrop, chief commodities analyst at SEB AB bank in Oslo, said he expects the number of active USA rigs to rise by about 10 per week until OPEC holds its next formal meeting on November 30. Iranian production has risen to 3.67 million barrels a day, compared with 4.46 million barrels a day from Iraq and 10.49 million barrels from Saudi Arabia .
Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau has said the girls would only be released if the government swaps them for detained extremist leaders. Back in April 2014, some 270 girls were taken from their school in Chibok. "The President welcomes the release of the girls but cautioned Nigerians to be mindful of the fact that more than 30,000 fellow citizens were killed via terrorism".
If all six of your numbers have come up tonight, you could be in line to scoop a rollover jackpot worth around £20.8 million. The ticket was sold in Burnaby and matched seven out of seven Maxmillions numbers to win the prize. People were able to get a quick picks, where numbers are given to you, or create your own numbers on a play slip. If they match all six of the numbers drawn, they win the jackpot.
President Buhari's office confirmed the release of the Chibok girls after the Director-General of the Department of State Security, Lawal Daura, briefed the president at the State House. Some of the girls kidnapped from Chibok in the 2014 video. But the military is now carrying out a large-scale operation in the Sambisa forest, which is a Boko Haram stronghold.
Addressing the Iraqi prime minister, Erdogan said: "Know your place!" "Your screaming and shouting in Iraq is of no importance to us". The Iraqi parliament, in a written statement, said that it did not accept Turkey's military presence in Bashiqa , which is connected to Mosul.
A level above 0.0% indicates more surveyors reported a rise in prices; below indicates more reported a fall. The net balance of surveyors who think demand has increased stands a three per cent, compared to minus 12 per cent in August. Consequently, the imbalance between marginally increasing demand and a real lack of supply is firmly underpinning prices. Meanwhile, surveyors in Northern Ireland and Scotland were the most likely to feel homes on the market in their area offer good value, ...
The US military said it assessed the radar sites were destroyed in what marks the first direct US military strike on Houthi targets in the war-torn country. According to the US Naval Institute , the Mason launched three missiles to attempt to intercept those fired from Yemen. The recent Houthi attacks are believed to be in response to a coalition airstrike this weekend in the Yemeni capital of Sanaa that killed more than 100 people attending the funeral of a Houthi leader.
Chants of "Long Live the king!" Most Thais have never known any other king. The military has deep links with the palace and many inside the kingdom saw the putsch as a move to ensure generals could stamp down on any instability during the succession.
Der Spiegel magazine reported on that the prisoner had begun a hunger strike and was placed on suicide watch. Some 213,000 asylum seekers have arrived in Germany this year, keeping it on course for a far lower total than last year's 890,000 entrants, the country's interior minister said on October 12.
Besides Lavrov and Kerry, the chief diplomats from Turkey, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Iran will also take part in the talks. "Lausanne will be a meeting with key regional participants as well as Russian Federation". The war has killed more than 300,000 people, created the world's worst refugee crisis, allowed for the rise of Islamic State and drawn in regional and major powers.
And said it was better for him to "serve on the backbenches" for the time being. The source explained the leader had sacked Dame Rosie as chief whip because there needed to be a "resetting of the relationship with the PLP and the way it operates".
Fellow resigning whip, Halifax MP Holly Lynch, said she wanted to spend more time in her constituency, where she has a slender majority of 428. Conor McGinn, the MP for St Helen's North, and Holly Lynch, who represents Halifax, are believed to have quit in protest at the sacking of chief whip Rosie Winterton on Thursday.
Amid all the reports of creepy clowns either freaking people out or breaking the law, McDonald's has made a decision to keep its own clown on the down-low until things cool off. A mum told of her horror when two clowns armed with a machete clambered over her vehicle, leaving her young daughters terrified. Sigh. "Snowflakes" is the derisive term for college kids who demand protection from unfamiliar ideas and insufficiently-sensitive speech, but the clown hysteria suggests this is ...
Ongoing questions about Trump's ties to Russian Federation are now interspersed with Democratic accusations that Russian Federation is actively trying to help the NY real-estate mogul reach the White House. And Ukraine. Who needs Ukraine?" he said. Here's what we don't know: Does Mr. Trump propose this collaboration with a regime obsessed with thwarting and weakening American power out of ignorance and naivete, or because of personal and business interests he has not disclosed? Only one ...
Typhoon Megi made landfall on Tuesday in Hualien County, eastern Taiwan, causing four deaths and 527 injuries and leaving more than 3.64 million households without power before moving away toward China early Wednesday. Three people suffered fatal falls and a fourth person died in a truck crash, Taiwan's Central Emergency Operations Center said. "One pregnant woman in her 20s is still not completely out of danger, but four others, in their 70s and 80s, are now in a stable condition", the ...
An employee at Suichang People's Hospital said five injured Sucun villagers were being treated there. Xia Baolong, secretary of the provincial committee of the Communist Party of China, arrived at the village on Friday morning for rescue command and to comfort the affected residents and rescuers.
Bermuda is bracing for impacts from Hurricane Nicole , which will lash the islands with high winds and flooding rain on Wednesday night into Thursday. However, forecasters warned that it was still extremely unsafe. A unsafe storm surge of 6 to 8 feet is expected to swallow up the coast and it is expected to be accompanied by large and destructive waves.
Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said there has been no reciprocation from Islamabad in spite of all the efforts of the Modi-led government to improve relations and stressed that there will be "no compromise with the honour of the country".
Putin had been due in Paris on October 19 to inaugurate a spiritual centre at a new Russian Orthodox church near the Eiffel Tower and open an exhibition of artworks assembled by a Russian collector. The meeting comes as tensions between Moscow and the West have spiked over the conflict after peace efforts unravelled and Russian Federation unleashed an intense bombing campaign to back up a regime assault on the war-ravaged city of Aleppo.