Juncker said. The Canadian deal was held up for weeks, most notably due to obstruction from regional governments in Belgium. "The challenge for Canada is always that we don't have enough large companies", said John Manley, president of the Business Council of Canada.
They also said moves by the U.S. to assuage security concerns reflect the growing realisation that the world can no longer ignore the North's evolving nuclear and missile development programmes. A statement by Defence Secretary Ash Carter came as top United States and South Korean diplomats and military officials met , weeks after North Korea's most powerful nuclear test explosion to date.
Besides the Federal Bureau of Investigation decision, new WikiLeaks disclosures threatened her campaign, notably an email in which aide Douglas Band detailed his own money-making efforts both on behalf of Bill Clinton personally and the foundation.
The decision to expel Surjeet Singh had come a few hours after India chose to expel a Pakistani high commission staff member, Mehmood Akhtar, for alleged "espionage activities". Pakistan's decision to expel Surjeet came hours after the Narendra Modi government chose to expel Mehmood Akhtar, a visa officer at the Pakistani High Commission in India for "espionage activities".
CIJA chief executive officer Shimon Koffler Fogel stated that the first resolution "attempts to erase the centrality of Jerusalem and its holy sites to the Jewish People". Although Israel says it protects sites holy to all religions, the Palestinians have accused Israel of trying to "Judaize" the Old City through archaeological digs and tourism projects.
Authorities freed the attacker who shot at Dundar from jail pending trial, while seizing the passport of Dundar's wife, Dilek Dundar, and preventing her from leaving the country. "What the government and Erdogan are doing right now is a direct coup against the rule of law and democracy", said Sezgin Tanrikulu of the Republican People's Party .
Carter teared up and more than a few in attendance did as well. "This miracle of an idea that came from a 48-year-old woman named Elizabeth started to have an influence in some girls" and women's lives. Despite fierce opposition, the superhero was controversially chosen after the United Nations teamed with DC Entertainment and Warner Bros to raise awareness of gender equality as part of a new campaign.
With the backing of the USA -led coalition's air and artillery support, ground forces have killed almost 1,000 Islamic State fighters since the operation launched October 17, said Army Gen. Iranian forces are advising the fighters and Iraqi aircraft are providing airstrikes, he said. A massive operation to drive the militants from Mosul began last week, with U.S.
The airstrikes struck the village of Hass around midday Wednesday, hitting a residential compound that houses a school complex. Oct 27 Russian warplanes did not enter the airspace over a school at the time of an attack that killed more than 20 people, mostly children, on October 26, a defence ministry spokesman said on Thursday, according to Russian agencies.
During the encounter, a terrorist mutilated the body of the soldier before fleeing into Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK), supported by covering fire from Pakistan Army posts. Authorities have set up temporary accommodations - in educational institutions, rural development department buildings and community halls - for hundreds of border residents in Jammu , Samba and Kathua districts.
In a significant escalation of the battle for Mosul, elite Iraqi special forces joined the fight Thursday, unleashing a pre-dawn assault on an Islamic State-held town east of the besieged city, and the US military announced the first American combat death since the operation began.
He said the militias will focus on Tel Afar and on securing the western border with Syria. Fayad's remarks came a day after similar comments by deputy head of the PMF Abu Mahdi Mohandes stating that the next destination for forces after the Battle of Mosul would be areas inside the east of Syria, in reference to Deir Ezzor and Raqqah.
The government says the unprecedented purge and media repression is necessary to remove all Gulen supporters from the state apparatus. "Instead of moves to strengthen democracy we are faced with a counter coup", main opposition party leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu said after visiting Cumhuriyet .
Karan Johar's Ae Dil Hai Mushkil ( ADHM ) and Ajay Devgn-starrer Shivaay have been making excellent box office collections at the domestic market. The romantic-drama ADHM has been well-received at multiplexes across metros, where its screen count is higher than Shivaay , whereas, Ajay Devgn's action-drama is a victor at the single screens.
A Syrian youngster pushes his belongings on a scooter on October 30, 2016, as people leave Aleppo's southwestern frontline neighborhood of Dahiyet al-Assad, on the third day of a rebel offensive to break a three-month regime siege on the opposition-held east of Syria's second city.
When host George Stephanopoulos pressed for evidence of the Clinton campaign's involvement in the women coming forward, Trump pivoted to the Trump campaign's claim of "mainstream media" bias. The typically self-assured Trump was unusually candid about the possibility of losing the election, a prospect that's grown in likelihood as Clinton solidifies her lead in battleground states that will decide the election.
This year core inflation is seen at -0.1%, down from the +0.1% level in July, while that for 2017/18 and 2018/19 was revised down by 0.2 percentage points respectively to 1.5% and 1.7%. BOJ Governor Haruhiko Kuroda is likely to signal in his post-meeting news conference that while the pace of the BOJ's bond buying could fluctuate in the future, the central bank won't sharply reduce its bond purchases any time soon.
Comey did not provide details on whether any of the emails were classified or how they might be directly related to Clinton. In the same breath, she touted her work to keep the United States safe in the aftermath of 9/11 as a senator from NY.
The FBI discovered the emails on a device seized from Abedin's estranged husband, Anthony Weiner , who is being investigated for allegedly exchanging sexually explicit messages with an underage girl. Federal Bureau of Investigation agents have now found emails on devices belonging to Huma Abedin, one of Clinton's closest aides, and Weiner, Abedin's estranged husband, according to unnamed law enforcement officials.
The adoption of the resolution creates an absurd situation whereby the archaeological digs on and around the site of the Temple Mount, which have unearthed copious evidence of a Jewish connection to the site, may now be designated as destruction of the Muslim site.
However, Lopez clarified that what the president meant was that the Philippines was "breaking being too much dependent on one side". As Trinh Nguyen, Asia-Pacific economist at investment bank Natixis told CNBC, "The Philippines depends on the USA not just for military cooperation but also for economic support".
Plumes of smoke rose from IS positions hit by artillery and airstrikes that the army said came from the US -led coalition. Entering Gogjali could be the start of a new slog for the troops, as they'll be forced to engage in hard, house-to-house fighting in more urban areas.
About a week and a half later, Wettlaufer texted again to say she was being "escorted back to Woodstock" by police, the acquaintance said. No bodies will be exhumed, police said. But in recent weeks Wettlaufer gave away her animals, telling neighbours she wasn't able to take care of them "because of her drug and alcohol problem", Gilbert said.
Civil protection officials said they expect the number of people needing assistance to continue to rise, as it doesn't count the many people who slept in vehicles or made other arrangements and are likely to seek help. Despite the proclamations of Premier Matteo Renzi that everything will be rebuilt, Caterina says she has seen enough of quakes to know that's an empty promise.
The Church of the Holy Sepulcher was erected over the cave in which Jesus was buried. Christians believe that after Jesus Christ was crucified by the Romans in A.D. "We can't say 100%, but it appears to be visible proof that the location of the tomb has not shifted through time, something that scientists and historians have wondered for decades".
Erdogan has blamed the failed coup on Fethullah Gulen, a Turkish Muslim preacher who lives in exile in Pennsylvania in the U.S., and the authorities have moved forcefully in the past few months to purge Gulen's sprawling network of supporters from state institutions.
In his letter that roiled the White House race, Comey said he'd been briefed Thursday about the Abedin emails and had agreed that investigators should take steps to review them. Abedin had turned over other devices as part of the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe into Clinton's server and has said she doesn't know how the emails turned up on Weiner's laptop.
Children watch fireworks at the Madan Mohan Malviya stadium on the eve of the Hindu festival of Diwali in Allahabad on October 29, 2016 . In another tweet, Akbaruddin thanked the President of UN General Assembly Peter Thomas for coming up with the initiative.
Those emails were found on a computer belonging to Anthony Weiner , Abedin's estranged husband, during an unrelated investigation into illicit messages he is alleged to have sent to a teenage girl. Clinton has consistently struggled with perceptions that she is dishonest. "We don't see it changing the landscape". The controversy over Clinton's email practices while she served as secretary of state has dogged her for more than a year.
Park and Choi have been close friends for 40 years. South Korea's financial watchdog is looking at whether KEB Hana Bank extended illicit or preferential loans to Choi and her daughter, Yonhap reported. "As president, Park has pushed unpopular policies and ignored public opinion. Now it appears that someone else was behind her decisions", Shin said.
As a result, Lebanon was divided between a Syrian-backed government in west Beirut , and an Aoun-led government in east Beirut . That feud left lawmakers repeatedly unable to reach consensus on the presidency, a post reserved for a Maronite Christian and elected by parliament.
Since then, 45 sessions to elect a new leader had failed due to political infighting. Lebanon's former army chief Michel Aoun was sworn in as the 13th president of the country on Monday, ending a vacancy that lasted nearly two and a half years.
The president will be at an early voting event and will urge North Carolinians to take advantage of one-stop early voting and lay out his support for Clinton and her vision for America. Both Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump will be in the state Thursday. It is well known that Michelle Obama has been constantly holding higher approval ratings than her husband and not once her supporters said that she should really consider running for president.
But voters stopped short of putting the Pirates in a position to govern, opting instead to give the pro-business and establishment-oriented Independence Party another shot to lead a country that was turned upside down by the 2008 financial crisis.
Clinton also stated that she fought for progressive values recently while campaigning. While she made no direct mention of the FBI's decision to reopen its emails probe that is looming large over the presidential election, Clinton told supporters not to be distracted.