Amnesty said it studied video footage, pictures and documents indicating that a boat, the Ras Jadir, which Italy donated in April to the Libyan Coast Guard, contributed to the drowning of up to 50 people on November 6 as a result of "reckless actions" by its crew.
And Trump pushed back against women accusing him of sexual misconduct, insisting he's the target of "false accusations and fabricated stories of women who I don't know and/or have never met". Rep. Pete King, R-NY, responded to Trump's tweet about Gillibrand in an appearance on Fox Business, saying "the president would be better advised not to get into fights with all these people".
Officials say 27-year-old Akayed Ullah set off a pipe bomb strapped to his chest Monday morning in an underground walkway connecting subway stations at the Port Authority Bus Terminal. His wife gave birth to their son in Bangladesh in June and Ullah returned home to visit them in September before coming back the US the following month, according to Mohammed Saiful Islam, a Bangladeshi counterterrorism deputy police commissioner.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said that the country's main opposition parties were banned from taking part in next year's presidential election, the media reported. The National Constituent Assembly - a legislative body aligned with Maduro's party - was sworn into office in August despite months of deadly protests and global condemnation.
Woody Johnson, the American ambassador, said Tuesday that Trump would dedicate the new us embassy in London, although it's not clear what sort of welcome he would meet, reported the New York Times . But the visit went down badly at home. There has been pressure on Ms May to cancel a planned state visit for Mr Trump following her criticism of the President's tweeting.
Iran is one of the most seismically active countries in the world, being crossed by several major fault lines that cover at least 90% of the country. It says the quake's depth was 10 kilometers, or 6.2 miles. Tremors were felt as far as Kuwait, Qatar, Turkey, Lebanon, Israel and the United Arab Emirates.
Two years after her release, Pyongyang allowed Jenkins to walk free along with their daughters. A former U.S. Army sergeant, Jenkins deserted to North Korea in 1965 and married Soga there in 1980. Within two weeks they were forced to marry, according to Mr Jenkins, but they eventually fell in love, bonded by their mutual hatred of their captors.
The Pentagon official tells The Associated Press that transgender people can enlist in the military beginning January 1, despite President Donald Trump's opposition. According to media reports, there are an estimated 250 transgender troops now serving the United States Armed Forces. As a result of her preliminary injunction , Pechman enjoins the Trump administration "from taking any action relative to transgender individuals that is inconsistent with the status quo that existed prior to ...
Former Argentine Foreign Minister Susana Malcorra, who is chairing the meeting, said her priority is to get member countries to acknowledge that the WTO, in spite of its imperfections, is needed to enable global trade. The United States and Europe have said the world trading system is failing to live up to expectations, even as China defended the existing order and urged countries to forge ahead with globalisation.
More than 541,000 people watched Firebrace contest the grand final at 5am and another 1.1 million viewing the delayed prime time broadcast. "Portugal is a country that has a rhythm; even when they speak, it sounds like they are singing", she said.
Read alsoSaakashvili in courtroom: "I consider myself a prisoner of war " Thus, the judge turned down the prosecutors' motion to place Saakashvili under around-the-clock house arrest for two months. Mr Saakashvili rejected the allegations and is refusing food to protest against his detention. Former Prime Minister Yulia Volodymyrivna Tymoshenko was also present in court room.
Earlier this year, the Norwegian Nobel Committee chose the group as the victor of this year's peace prize in recognition of its role as a driving force behind the United Nations Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons. ICAN executive director Beatrice Fihn, who accepted the prize along with Thurlow, said although the treaty is far from ratification "now, at long last, we have an unequivocal norm against nuclear weapons".
Watch live in the video above. President Trump signaled his interest in NASA's space programs earlier this year not only by signing the NASA Transition Authorization Act, but by reestablishing the White House National Space Council , which is chaired by Vice President Mike Pence .
Trump called on Weigel to be fired for tweeting out (and deleting) a misleading photo from Trump's Pensacola rally. "This is a big problem and we think it's something that should be taken seriously". Acosta then took the baton and the presser more or less derailed. Acosta asked her if there was a specific news story from a legitimate media outlet she could point to that was intentionally false and done to mislead the American people.
The Chief Conservator of Forest, P Shiv Kumar told PTI that the herd was crossing the railway tracks between Rangapara and Dhalaibil stations when the Guwahati- Naharlagun Intercity Express train hit them. He added, The Forest Department of Assam is not even aware how many such non-notified stretches exist which have been increasingly used by elephants in recent times.
Who knows, there might be other choices to fit the bill of a small living tree offered this time of year. "And with the weather being as decent as it has been the last two weekends, we've had a lot of people out to see us". At Post Street Farm - 122 Post St in Santa Cruz - Matt Hodel tries to curate the trees he sells. What would Christmas be without the tree? Carlson explained that during the recession in 2008, many tree farms stopped planting trees.
The system was first used to detect a tunnel that was destroyed October 30, but other aspects of the system were used this time around, he said. The IDF used a new system in order to discover and demolish the tunnel. It was about half a mile from an Israeli community. The attacks were launched in response to a rocket attack from Gaza, the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said on Twitter.
Overkill's The Walking Dead will be a four-player co-op first-person shooter that brings back memories of the once massively popular Left 4 Dead . Set in The Walking Dead Universe, you and your group try to survive in a post-apocalyptic Washington D.C.
A "rooftopper" died while attempting a stunt from a 62-storey building in China, his girlfriend has confirmed. Wu's girlfriend Fu JinJin told The Beijing News she called the cops on November 9 after he didn't return home. The performer often live-streams the footage or posts it to social media. "He planned to propose to his girlfriend (the day after the challenge)", the South China Morning Post quoted his step-uncle as saying.
India is the only "emerging producer" whose arms sales declined by 1.2 percent in 2016. This is the first annual increase after a five-year consecutive decline. However, the think tank highlights clear divergences among the largest arms-producing European countries. The highest growth in arms sales by a British company (43.2 per cent) was recorded by GKN, an aerospace components manufacturer.
The rebels overran the television's Sanaa offices on Saturday after attacking it with rocket-propelled grenades and wounding three guards, Reporters Without Borders (RSF) said. Yasser al-Awadi, the assistant secretary-general of the General People's Congress (GPC), said on Twitter on Sunday the bodies of Saleh and GPC Secretary-General Aref al-Zouka had been buried without a customary funeral.
However, he also felt the government could still do more to halt the escalating tension. Indonesia has been a long-running supporter of the two-state solution in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and there have been demonstrations in support of the Palestinians in recent years.
The wedding reception invitation card is out and looks like a big event altogether. The first pictures from the wedding are going viral and we just can't get enough of their cuteness. A wedding reception is reportedly planned in Mumbai later this month. Kohli and Sharma had been dating for more than three years. From former India captain Mansur Ali Khan Pataudi and actress Sharmila Tagore to the recent Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge union, India has a long history of marriages ...
A wooden stick was found thrust in her vagina with such force that it caused serious injuries to her uterus and intestine - a horrific reminder of the Delhi gang-rape of a physiotherapist on a moving bus in December in 2012. An FIR has been registered in this case. Police have also formed an SIT to nab the accused. Angered at the incident, locals shut markets and carried out a protest march in the area, raising slogans against the police.