But the fight to retake Mosul from the Sunni Muslim extremists could involve weeks or months of brutal urban warfare. Troops had " entered the Judaidat Al-Mufti area, within the left bank of the city of Mosul ", the Joint Operations Command said in a statement.
Abbotsford Senior Secondary will be closed tomorrow but counsellors will be available. Abbotsford Senior Secondary and Junior Secondary are now on lockdown. "I believe that staff were so proactive and quick that further tragedies probably were prevented due to their actions", Rich said. Anxious parents waited anxiously for hours for their kids to be released from the schools.
Under a United Kingdom government pledge to take in unaccompanied minors announced in May, hundreds of child refugees have already been brought into the country - without family ties with anyone - but last month the French authorities said Britain is not living up to its "moral duty" to take in some of the asylum-seeking children left in Calais.
PTI has called for massive street demonstrations for Wednesday, threatening to lock down Islamabad in a bid to force Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to resign. Last night, PTI workers from across the Punjab were detained by police officials including renowned actor Kashif Mehmood who openly supports Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf.
Yesterday, a 19 year old girl was killed and three civilians were injured after the Pakistan troops violated ceasefire in the Nowshera sector of Jammu and Kashmir. The Ramgarh sector in Samba district was hit the worst by the Pakistani shelling, which started at 6.30 am on Tuesday. Ceasefire violations were also reported from the Poonch district which falls near the Line of Control .
If that was the case, the aircraft could have glided much farther, tripling in size the possible area where it could have crashed and further complicating the already hugely complex effort to find it. "This report contains important new information on what we believe happened at the end of MH370's flight", said Australia's Transport Minister Darren Chester at the start of a three-day meeting in Canberra where the experts will assess the information related to the disappearance of MH370 and ...
Over the summer, the FBI investigated Russia's attempts to influence the outcome of the 2016 election by scrutinizing Trump advisers, financial connections, email trails and the hacks of Democratic political organizations, The New York Times reported on Monday.
It is unclear whether Duterte will be flustered by the US decision to not send the assault rifles. "Second, I take his advice. Cardin's statement as his own opinion and nothing more", the senator said. Over the past few months, President of the Philippines Rodrigo Duterte waged a brutal shoot-to-kill war on drugs that has ended the lives of more than 2,300 people.
As night fell, a sandstorm blew up cutting visibility to only 100 yards making air support for Iraqi forces more hard and bringing the fighting to an end. Some residents hung white flags on buildings and from windows in a sign they would not resist the government troops, said Maj. Lieutenant General Jabbar Yawar, Secretary-General of the Ministry of Peshmerga Affairs, told ARA News that after liberating Bashiqa District from Islamic State (ISIS), Kurdish forces will not push on to Mosul ...
CETA is a modern, progressive trade agreement that, when implemented, will generate billions of dollars in bilateral trade and investment, provide greater choice and lower prices to consumers, and create middle class jobs in many sectors on both sides of the Atlantic.
The area, home to most of the planet's penguins and whales, will become the largest marine park in the world . A almost 600,000-mile area of Antarctica's Ross Sea got universal protection on Friday. The Guardian understands that a proposal for 50 years of protection had been tabled but Russian Federation wouldn't agree. The agreement starts December 1, 2017, but, as part of a compromise, will expire after 35 years.
Now it remains to be seen who will take the POTUS account over from President Obama: Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton . It was previously speculated that the account would change its name, giving the new president the opportunity to setup a new account using the handle.
Cary Gray said in an interview with the Wall Street Journal published Friday. "There were a lot of people like me at the university that did not want these things happening and were fighting for it", Crawford told Armen Keteyian , "but they didn't have the power or the authority and they were not heard.
Rep Weiner, the disgraced former NY congressman, is being investigated in connection with online communications with a teenage girl. Trump is hoping to convince voters that electing Clinton would prompt "a constitutional crisis that we can not afford", as her emails would be subject to years of controversy, in the wake of the FBI's announcement on Friday that it continues to investigate material possibly related to her emails.
It was not immediately clear exactly how many emails have been recovered or what significance, if any, they might have to Clinton . He has battled to rebound from release of a 2005 videotape in which he boasted about groping women. Trump has tried to raise dark suspicions about these emails. " Good job, Huma! Thank you, Anthony Weiner!" Mrs. Clinton and her supporters have been on the defensive since Mr.
Alfa Bank have also denied the reports , describing them as "patently false". The Clinton camp has repeatedly accused the Russian government of tampering with the USA election after its alleged involvement in hacking campaign chair John Podesta's emails.
Net sales fell 7.3 percent to $1.95 billion, but exceeded estimates of $1.92 billion. Mosaic had a net margin of 7.37% and a return on equity of 4.87%. The stock now has an average rating of "Hold" and an average target price of €27.74 ($30.48). The Hedge Fund company now holds 22,300 shares of MOS which is valued at $548,580.
Elite counter-terrorism service troops seized control of the state television building in Kukjali hours after launching an assault on the area. It marks be the start of a gruelling operation for the troops, who will be forced to engage in hard, house-to-house fighting in urban areas which is expected to last weeks, if not months.
The incident occurred in Nakyal sector, near the frontier dividing Indian-held Kashmir from Pakistan's Punjab province, Pakistani officials said. Moreover, the Pakistan Army provided covering fire to the infiltrating terrorists in this incident, officials said.
But the electoral map remains challenging, forcing the Republicans to make some unlikely late forays into blue-leaning states in an effort to counteract the Clinton's campaign's strength in banking early votes and organizing for Tuesday's turnout.
WikiLeaks earlier Monday published a hacked email seemingly showing Brazile alerting Clinton's camp about a debate question. Brazile sent town hall and debate questions to the Clinton campaign prior to CNN events during the Democratic primary race against Bernie Sanders.
The first complaint against Cook stems from an October 12 meeting with a female student identified as JAS, who said that after they studied in a campus library, she went with Cook to his apartment where he aggressively kissed her before having what JAS described as non-consensual intercourse.
But the key to clinching the post was the shock support of two of his greatest rivals: Samir Geagea, leader of the Christian Lebanese Forces, and Sunni former premier Saad Hariri . resolution that sought the disarmament of all militias in Lebanon, according to a US diplomatic cable published by Wikileaks. European Union diplomatic chief Federica Mogherini said Aoun's election "opens the way for all political parties to now engage in constructive dialogue" to address the needs of Lebanese ...
During his speech, Putin went on to lash out at the Obama administration for not keeping its word on Syria and for falsely accusing Moscow of various transgressions, according to Reuters . "Interfering in the domestic politics of a sovereign country is unacceptable, regardless of what methods are being used for that", Putin said . And he also denied Russian Federation was gearing up to launch an attack against a neighbouring country, despite several warning signs sending alarm bells ...
Canada, Germany and other North Atlantic Treaty Organisation members' pledges came on the same day a Russian warship armed with cruise missiles entered the Baltic Sea between Sweden and Denmark, reported Reuters. This statement is insane considering the fact that the USA military is the one that is many miles from home on the border of someone else's lands. Undoubtedly a more fundamental concern is that the Russian naval buildup in the eastern Mediterranean, coupled with Russia's ...
In the Supreme Court's unusual order granting the stay, Justice Stephen Breyer said he was joining the conservative justices as a "courtesy" that would preserve the status quo while the court considered whether to accept the case. The courts' three most liberal justices - Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Sonia Sotomayor and Elena Kagan - dissented. If the high court had turned down the case, Grimm would have won boys' bathroom rights immediately.
Writing in bottom at reads in Arabic: Sheik Abu Mohammed al-Golani inspects military development and discusses them with military commanders as part of the battle for lifting the siege off Aleppo . Both Russia and the Syrian government say that previous allegations of chemical weapons use by the Syrian military were fabrications by the West aimed at creating the impression that a "red line" had been crossed, thereby justifying further Western military intervention.
He pointed to common areas of cooperation as a concrete example of the steps taken. In his response, Pope Francis encouraged her as well. Pope Francis is in Sweden Oct. Francis then pointed to the testimony of Marguerite Barankitse of Burundi. At one point, Cardinal Kurt Koch, the head of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity , said that in the past both groups had "accepted that the Gospel was mixed with the political and economic interests of those in power".
Trump has recently ramped up accusations that the presidential election will be rigged in Clinton's favor, presenting without evidence a claim that undermines the legitimacy of the democratic process. Clinton also said she was sick and exhausted of her rival's campaign "denigrating America". Cardinal Timothy Dolan told NBC's Today on Friday morning that he was "very moved by the obvious attempt on behalf of both Secretary Clinton and Mr.
Smoke rises from burning oil fields in Qayara, about 50 kilometres south of Mosul on Monday. Mosul is many times bigger than any other city held by Islamic State in Iraq or Syria. Iraqi forces were battling Daesh on the Mosul's eastern Gogjali district earlier on Tuesday. A coalition of around 100,000 Iraqi-led forces have made an aggressive advance toward Mosul since October 17 to end more than two years of the militant group's brutal rule.
A police officer said five people, including two children, were killed by Pakistani shelling in Ramgarh sector. At 07:10 am, three mortar shells landed in a border village of Pindi in the Arnia sector of Jammu district, injuring four persons identified as Bodraj (44), Niky, Dharana Devi and Chanchla Devi (49), he said.
The incursion by Iraqi special forces - acting as the tip of the spear in a massive US -backed offensive - marked the first presence of government troops within the city limits during more than two years of harsh rule by the Sunni militants of Islamic State.
Donald Trump's campaign will resume broadcast ads in MI and begin advertising in New Mexico as he tries to capture Democratic-leaning states. "That doesn't mean he'll necessarily win here". The spot includes footage from the infamous " Access Hollywood " video in which Trump boasted about his sexual advances on women, includes footage of him saying "putting a wife to work is a very unsafe thing" and of the GOP nominee's past remarks about women being flat-chested, ugly and fat.
Additionally, he noted reports over the weekend of intensified shelling by opposition groups in government-held areas of western Aleppo had killed more than 30 civilians, including at least 10 children, and injured dozens more. Shoigu said: "It's time for our Western partners to determine whom they are fighting: terrorists or Russian Federation". "Perhaps they forgot who caused killing of innocent people by terrorist attacks in Belgium, France, Egypt, Iraq and other countries".
As they raised doubts, the Left parties stressed the eight were "under trials whose guilt had not yet been established" and were "suspected" to have links with the banned organisation SIMI. "I don't know what sort of political mudslinging has begun". Chouhan also announced Rs. 10 lakh compensation to slain security guard Ramashankar's family besides Rs.