On Sunday, Afghan president Ashraf Ghani condemned the attack, which took place a security outpost in Sar-e Pul province, in a remote area in the north of the country. Earlier reports suggested that 26 farmers were shot dead by the Taliban insurgents after they captured a key area in the restive Sayad district. A combination of Taliban and Islamic State (IS) group fighters - including foreigners - were involved, he said.
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Monday was White House Chief of Staff John Kelly's first day on the job, and it coincided with Anthony Scaramucci's ouster as White House communications director. "The fish stinks from the head down", Trump's new golden boy Scaramucci said last week. 'Come on, I can't tell you, buddy. That is no small mission in Trump's White House, where a rotating cast of family and staff with unclear roles and opaque job titles walk into the Oval Office seemingly at will.
Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer also assumed some of the communications director role before he resigned when Scaramucci was appointed. "I think he'll do a great job", he said. Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. "There's an old Italian expression, you know what it is", he then told POTUS, before the two started making out.
Lavrov told journalists after the meeting with US State Secretary Rex Tillerson on the sidelines of the ASEAN forum, that the issue of the current state of affairs in Syria had been touched upon during the talks. Those comments came a day after Trump signed new sanctions against Moscow, a move Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said amounted to a "full-scale trade war" against his country.
Jeremy Clarkson's family holiday to Spain took a bad turn when he fell ill. " Jeremy Clarkson was admitted to hospital on Friday morning during a family holiday in Spain and is being treated for pneumonia ", a spokesperson for The Grand Tour said.
Sean Spicer really had nearly nothing to do in the White House as Trump took up the position of his spokesperson via his personal Twitter account, @ realDonaldTrump where he reaches nearly 35 million people on a daily basis. Lapan, who could be in the running to become the next White House communications director , told reporters on Wednesday that he has not been offered that job and refused to comment on whether he would accept the post .
The new sanctions will slash the North's annual export revenue of three billion USA dollars by a third, banning all exports of coal, iron, iron ore, lead, lead ore and seafood. China's U.N. ambassador, Liu Jieyi, declared on Saturday that the new resolution demonstrates that the world is "united in its position regarding the nuclear position on the Korean peninsula", and said that China was glad that the US said it was not seeking regime change in Pyongyang or reunification of the two Koreas.
The US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces militia (SDF) began a campaign to capture Raqqa from ISIS past year, slowly encircling the city before breaking into it for the first time in June. Thousands of the group's fighters and, some of its key leaders like self-declared caliph Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, are believed to be alive and active in the region.
A search is now being carried out between Worthing pier in the west and Brighton in the east. The UK Coastguard says a major search operation with lifeboats and helicopters is now underway. An investigation involving the Marine Accident Investigation Branch has been launched. BBC South East reporter Simon Jones said it was believed the four men had been on a small boat fishing when the crash happened.
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based monitor, said the army had made "significant progress" south of Raqqa city. Eastern Ghouta , the only major rebel-held area near the capital, has been blockaded by Syrian government forces since 2013.
The resolution would ban Pyongyang's exports of coal, iron, iron ore, lead, lead ore and seafood. It adds new sanctions designations against North Korean individuals and entities, and bans countries from allowing in additional numbers of North Korean labourers.
So far the rest of the country appears to be remaining calm, if tense. Its installation is virtually certain to intensify a political crisis that has brought four months of protests in which at least 120 people have died and hundreds more have been jailed.
Please refersh for updates . The legal source said the man with the knife, a Frenchman born in the West African state of Mauritania, was a patient in a psychiatric hospital who had been let out for the weekend. The Eiffel Tower is one of myriad tourist attractions that have received heightened security in recent years. According to Reuters, the suspect did not resist when soldiers told him to put down his weapon.
Pence is said to have created a political fund-raising committee, the Great America Committee . DOVER, DE - AUGUST 04: U.S. Vice President Mike Pence attends a dignified transfer ceremony for Sgt. "That is complete fiction, complete fabrication", she said. Pence called the story "disgraceful and offensive" to him, his family, and his political team, and described the reporting as "categorically false" and an attempt by the media "to divide this administration".
Ayoub Kara alleged that the channel supported "terrorism", and said both its Arabic and English-language channels would be taken off air. "Lately, nearly all countries in our region determined that Al-Jazeera supports terrorism, supports religious radicalization", Kara said.
Tensions on the Korean Peninsula have overshadowed discussions at the annual Association of South-East Asian Nations ministerial meetings in Manila, which were being held on Saturday as the regional bloc was to mark its 50th founding anniversary.
But Tillerson said the USA does not think productive talks would result if North Korea came with the intention of maintaining their nuclear weapons. She said Washington wanted to see countries "drastically" reduce their dealings with Pyongyang.
The commission has spoken of 60 billion euros ($70 billion), though Barnier says that for now he just wants an agreement on how to calculate it. "Ours is closer to 30 billion euros, but the landing zone is 40 billion euros, even if the public and politicians are not all there yet", the official added.
They are said to be trying to obtain testimony from ex-chief of staff Ari Harow about two cases relating to gifts allegedly given to Netanyahu and his family by business figures and discussions he had with a newspaper publisher. One, dubbed by the police as "Case 2000", involves secret talks he held with the owner of a large Israeli newspaper called Yediot Aharonot about reducing the competition in the news sector in return for more positive coverage.
Southeast Asian foreign ministers expressed grave concern Saturday about rising tensions on the Korean peninsula stemming from long-range missile tests by North Korea that "seriously threaten" global peace and security. Tillerson told reporters that he and Kang would be discussing the next steps to take on North Korea. The UN Security Council on Saturday unanimously backed a US-drafted resolution that significantly strengthened sanctions on North Korea, imposing a ban on exports aimed at ...
Tillerson held talks for over an hour with Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov, their first since U.S. President Donald Trump signed into law new economic sanctions seen by Moscow as a trade war. ASEAN officials were on Sunday trying to reach the required consensus on a communiqué that was supposed to have been released the previous day, reflecting differences about how to address China's controversial maritime activities.
According to a report Saturday in Axios that quoted sources close to President Donald Trump, Miller is not the top contender for the post, and efforts are still focusing on building a list of candidates. While other members of the "Morning Joe" panel thought both Acosta and Miller were obnoxious, they were more critical of Acosta for the way he characterized the Trump administration's new immigration plan.
Kumar had received votes of 225 MPs, while Gandhi was supported by 244. On July 20, Ram Nath Kovind, a former governor and nominee of the ruling coalition, was elected president, the highest post. With Modi scripting BJP's success in 2014, Naidu described him as the most popular Indian leader, the most credible political personality and among the top 10 leaders of the world.
A global treaty has been approved to ban the nuclear weapons, a move that supporters hope will lead to the eventual elimination of all nuclear arms. The ceremony is held annually on August 6 to commemorate the anniversary of the tragedy of the USA atomic attack on the Japanese city. We should not be surprised if the Communist dictatorship develops a hydrogen bomb - the ultimate atomic weapon - with the potential to kill millions of people.