United Nations special envoy Staffan de Mistura confirmed the global body's experts were investigating reports of a gas , believed to be chlorine, being dropped on Aleppo. Two men reported a strong smell of gas and said they saw barrel bombs before people began to suffer breathing and eye problems. The manager of al-Quds hospital told Reuters that at least four people had died of gas poisoninig and at least 55 were injured with seven still requiring hospital treatment.
Susan Collins of ME said Tuesday she couldn't vote for Trump. Clinton holds 46-point lead among Hispanics Progressives praise Clinton's stronger stance against the TPP Trump campaign official: Clinton "lied wildly" on childcare tax deduction MORE opened her speech on the economy Thursday in MI by slamming the address Republican presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald TrumpPoll: Clinton holds 46-point lead among Hispanics WATCH LIVE: Trump campaigns in Florida Media companies ask for ...
The superstar gymnast from Japan won the men's all-around title on Wednesday night, edging Ukranian Oleg Verniaiev by less than a tenth of the point to capture his second straight Olympic gold. In it, he gained a new respect for what Uchimura has done. The team forfeited four full routines and finished around 60 points behind the seventh-ranked team when member Makysm Semiankiv was injured and the team didn't replace him.
The NIA said: "The engineering modification done on ICOM RT sets to cover [a] whole range of frequency requires [a] high degree of precision engineering in electronics". Earlier, replying to a written question in the Rajya Sabha, the MEA said India had also emphasised to global interlocutors that Indian security forces had exercised extraordinary restraint, as evident in injuries to over 3,780 security personnel in mob attacks in the continuing violent protests in Kashmir.
In his announcement of a three-hour daily humanitarian window in Aleppo on Wednesday, the Russian General Staff's Chief of the Main Operational Directorate Lt. AFP's correspondent in the east said trucks carrying food were unable to enter the city Thursday because of intense bombardment. Syrians are a peaceful society - they want peace.
They were also asked a supplementary question, whether or not the appointed senate should be allowed to join the lower house in selecting a prime minister, the BBC reported . He said Sunday's referendum, which approved the draft constitution, conformed to worldwide standards and the turnout was more than 60%. Since the vote key allies the European Union and the United States have called on Prayuth to hold elections as swiftly as possible and lift curbs on civil liberties imposed since his ...
I am continually impressed in the races that she puts together. "Just being able to see the number one next to my name again one more time in the 200 fly - I couldn't have scripted it any better". I'm just very excited. She can still win four golds, with the 200m backstroke yet to come on Thursday. On Saturday, the 27-year-old shattered the 400m individual medley world record for her first ever Olympic title.
Poroshenko gave the order after a military meeting here. " Crimea is part of Ukraine and it is recognized as such by the global community", Elizabeth Trudeau, US State Department spokesperson said in a press briefing. The head of Ukraine'sNational Police, Vadim Troyan, said Thursday that Kiev had opened criminal proceeding regarding the possible abduction of Yevhen Panov, a Ukrainian named by the FSB as the main perpetrator of one attempted attack.
The Australians and at least eight other Olympic teams complained this week about their accommodations in the athletes' village, citing plumbing leaks, electrical faults and dirty conditions. Two-time Olympic pole vault champion Yelena Isinbayeva did not compete, explaining that her legal battle against athletics authorities over the ban had not allowed her to adequately prepare.
Every player, when he dreams about becoming a player thinks, "I wonder if I will ever be the decisive player in a game", in a free throw or in a three-point shot. A security agent said the backpack was discovered after the Brazil-Croatia game. "It's not bad until you're out, and we're still very in", - Spain coach Sergio Scariolo staying upbeat.
But he said the opening would be "orderly, coordinated and gradual". While the primary routes were heavily guarded, river and jungle crossings opened up and many said they simply paid border guards a little extra to make the crossing. But the closure only seemed to exacerbate Venezuela's economic problems, and in recent weeks - during brief border openings - more than 100,000 Venezuelans swarmed into Colombian border towns looking for food and medicine.
The Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) and the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) on Tuesday announced a week of mourning and a three-day strike to express solidarity with lawyers, mediapersons and others who lost their lives in the tragic hospital attack in Quetta on Monday.
They are not the schools of the Turkish government, " Cakil is reported by Vanguard online portal to have said. Ankara is ready to discuss the possibility of a joint operation with Russian Federation in Syria against the Islamic State, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told NTV television news channel on Thursday.
Abu Zuhri called on the global community to bear its responsibility over such "practices which could have unsafe consequences". In 2003, Borsh started working for the UNDP , one of the world's largest development and aid organization. He is the second humanitarian worker to be charged by Israel in the past week with aiding Hamas. Hamas has been controlling the Gaza Strip since it won the 2006 election.
Recent offers of evacuation from the regime and Russian Federation have sounded like thinly-veiled threats to residents - flee now or face annihilation. Fifteen of the last remaining doctors in rebel-controlled areas of the war-torn Syrian city of Aleppo challenged President Barack Obama on Thursday to intervene and "prove that you are the friend of Syrians".
Preparation and a bit of luck gave Rose a line in the Olympic history books when he took his seven-iron out at the 191-yard par-three fourth and launched a shot that landed in front of the cup before gently rolling into the hole. World No 1 Jason Day, Adam Scott, Marc Leishman and Matt Jones all decided against competing in Rio, and Fraser said: "I'm glad they decided not to come".
Zimmerman was found not guilty in the killing of Martin, sparking national outrage and debate about " stand your ground " laws. He was later exonerated. Though there appears to be no evidence of a physical altercation between Copley and Thomas, the case bears similarities to the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, in which neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman killed the unarmed teen in Sanford, Florida, in 2012.
Elsewhere in Europe, three people lost their lives in raging forest fires on Portugal's holiday island of Madeira on Wednesday when flames destroyed homes and a hotel. The Marseille airport said it was rerouting incoming flights to make way for firefighting aircraft. Marseille deputy mayor Julien Ruas said the fire was "progressing fast".
She admitted that trade deals of the past have not lived up to the expectations that were set when they were approved. "The answer is not to rant and rave or to cut ourselves off from the world". It was like he was in a different place when he visited Detroit on Monday. As Clinton rolled into Warren before her speech , pro-Trump protesters, some holding signs that read "Hillary for Prison", marched up and down the street in front of the machining and manufacturing plant in swing ...
The filing by Bill Baroni , a former top official at the Port Authority of NY and New Jersey, contains snippets of text messages by New Jersey offiicals at the time that appear directly to contradict Mr Christie's assertion a nationally broadcast press conference in December 2015 that no one among his senior staff were aware of the situation.
In Tuesday's call, both leaders "expressed dissatisfaction with the current parameters of cooperation in both the political and economic sphere", according to the Kremlin. Dmitriev is also expected to meet Turkish business people in St. Petersburg to discuss investment opportunities. The president expressed the confidence that Russian Federation and Turkey together would be able to establish and resume relations and cooperation, which had been so strong and reliable until quite recently.
Australia is suddenly closer to the R-word than anyone else in world basketball. Carmelo Anthony breaks USA Basketball scoring record, saves team from Australia in nail-biter: Finding themselves in an unexpected dogfight against the Aussies, the Americans were rescued by their newly-crowned all-time leading scorer - Carmelo Anthony .
De Mistura said an attack with chlorine gas in Syria would be "a war crime " but said he could not confirmation that it actually happened. At least four people have died and dozens of others - many children and babies - were injured after bombs allegedly containing chlorine were dropped on the rebel-held Zubdiya area in the city.
All was calm at the protest on the corner of Gibson and 10 Mile near Futuramic Tool & Engineering at a protest organized by Meshawn Maddock, a MI delegate for Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump from Milford. The Democratic nominee isn't expected to use her speech to come out with any major new policies. Trump recalled that his "father would go and he'd pick up the saw dust and he'd pick up the nails".
The shooting happened early Sunday when police say Chad Copley , who is white, fired a shotgun from inside his garage and hit 20-year-old Kouren-Rodney Thomas, who was black. According to the 911 call transcripts, Copley said he saw the group of Black men outside his home brandishing a firearm and said he fired his warning shot ordained by law in order to "protect [himself] and my family".
It's not a moment of flawless American moral clarity. King went out and won the second semifinal and shook her finger again.In postrace interview with NBC, King said , "You wave your finger No. The meldonium ban only began in January 2016. Three arbitrators, none of them Russian, who heard Efimova's case and banned her from competition for 16 months were clear about that.
A Syrian military official told Reuters the gas attack claims had been fabricated by militants and that the Syrian army would never use chemical weapons. Russian Federation had retaliated by deploying long-range air defense missile systems to its base in Syria , 50 kilometers (30 miles) south of the border with Turkey and imposing an array of economic sanctions.
Abdelkafi al-Hamdu, a resident of Aleppo, said he saw two air strikes from his in-law's balcony, about 30 meters (yards) away. A Syrian activist group says there has been no letup to the fighting between rebels and government forces in the contested city of Aleppo despite a three-hour cease-fire declared by the Russian military, which is fighting alongside the government.
Around 1,000 people were initially evacuated, including many foreign tourists, and 400 people spent a second night Wednesday at an army barracks. The building belonging to a flower-producing company was caught in the forest fires that are raging i.
Majority were Crimea residents and some had Russian passports, they said. Russian Federation annexed Crimea in a swift military operation following the February 2014 revolution in Kiev that deposed the Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych.
Critics, including major political parties, had denounced the constitution before the vote, saying it would stifle democracy by giving unelected lawmakers, including those appointed by the military, veto power over elected governments. Prayut Chan-o-cha, current Thai prime minister and leader of the NCPO, said on Friday that he would vote yes to both questions. Prayuth's office, however, said in a statement late Sunday that the referendum "was conducted with a high degree of transparency and ...
The number of people infected with Zika virus by mosquitoes in the Miami area rose again Tuesday. His second concern is mosquito spraying. Fifteen babies in the United States have been born with Zika-related birth defects, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
RCMP Deputy Commissioner Mike Cabana said that yesterday they had received information from the Federal Bureau of Investigation, including "a martyr video that had been prepared by an individual who at that time was unknown to us but who was clearly in the final stages of preparing an attack using homemade bombs".
After the success of Vixen , another animated show based on a DC Comics character is on the way - it's called Freedom Fighters: The Ray and will premiere in 2017. CW Seed's series is inspired by Morrison's new take on the character. With his new abilities, he'll defend humanity and expose injustice in a way he could never do before, but he won't be alone, as he'll be fighting alongside Uncle Sam and the Freedom Fighters.
Ecuador maintains that they have offered access to Assange for questioning for several years. "In the coming weeks a date will be established for the proceedings to be held at the Embassy of Ecuador in the United Kingdom". Chelsea Manning , an American soldier who passed secret military and State Department documents to WikiLeaks, is serving a 35-year sentence in a military prison.