Nielsen: "He was impassioned". Asked directly by Sen. Sanders tells reporters that Trump "hasn't said he didn't use strong language" in the meeting with bipartisan in the heated immigration debate last week. "What we need to do better is a reliable partner at the White House". During the hearing Graham did not ask Nielsen about Trump's comments, but described Durbin as a "decent, honest man".
TEV-DEM said Syrian people should know Turkey aims to divide Syria: "The occupying military powers want to occupy Afrin and Manbij". Turkey considers the Syrian Kurdish militia as an extension of Kurdish rebels fighting Turkey and has vowed to attack their Afrin enclave, massing troops and tanks on its border for several days.
Twenty ambulances and three rescue helicopters are now at the scene. We are working with emergency services and NSW Ambulance is treating injuries. Bray said the apparent accident happened shortly before 10 a.m. I walked through and seen the blood everywhere. Officials said it is too soon to determine the cause of the crash. A planned meeting between Sydney Trains and union bosses has been pushed back to 12.30.
Two civilians, including a 15-year-old boy, were killed in a separate cross border assault along a stretch of uncontested frontier between Kashmir and Sialkot, director general of police Shesh Paul Vaid told AFP. "The ceasefire violations by India are a threat to regional peace and security and may lead to a strategic miscalculation", he asserted. "He urged that the Indian side should permit UNMOGIP to play its mandated role as per the UN Security Council resolutions", the FO statement ...
Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin (Ill.) on Wednesday predicted that many Republicans will step forward by the end of the day to oppose President Donald Trump's views on immigration . According to White House doctor Ronny Jackson, Trump scored "exceedingly well" (30 out of 30) on the Montreal Cognitive Assessment and has "no cognitive issues whatsoever".
Cretans in traditional costumes who have travelled from the southern island with their horses, as well as people from northern Greece wearing costumes from the Macedonian wars era a century ago, were already gathered at the White Tower on the Thessaloniki waterfront ahead of the protest's planned start at 1200 GMT.
Ukip leader Henry Bolton has warned the party is "probably over" if he is forced out of power. Bolton, 54, came under fire last week after it emerged that his girlfriend allegedly made racist remarks about Prince Harry's fiancée Meghan Markle .
The CPI-M central committee meeting is now underway in Kolkata , and the single point of discussion now is should they engage in any tie up with the Congress. Deliberations over the draft resolution started almost four months ago and continued three politburo meetings two meetings of the central committee.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday telephoned CPN-UML chairman KP Oli on Sunday, congratulating the Nepalese politician widely seen as the country's prime minister-in-waiting. "The existing and emerging challenges to the contemporary worldwide system and global governance architecture deserve serious attention of leaders, governments, policy-makers, corporates and civil societies around the world", Modi said in a pre-departure statement here.
The sentence of death by hanging can be appealed, the spokesman added. According to the report, the sentenced woman was caught during the battle against Daesh in the Iraqi city of Mosul past year. About a third of them returned to the country, 70 of whom are considered combatants, while 145 were killed. In September 2017, the same court sentenced to death a Russian man captured in Mosul who was found guilty of fighting for Isis.
The vote, which took place at a special party convention, was tight with 362 party members voting in favor and 279 against the coalition, according to local reports. Many in the party are reluctant to rejoin the government, arguing that the party needs to reinvent itself in opposition after posting its worst election result in September since 1933.
US military advisers responded to the attack along with Afghan special operations forces during a 14-hour siege that began when four gunmen raided the six-story hilltop hotel Saturday evening. Officials were record by the BBC as saying a meeting of provincial governors occurring at the hotel may have been the reason for the June 29 attack.
Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said France was calling the UN Security Council meeting as it was deeply anxious by the "brutal degradation of the situation" in flashpoints like Afrin. On the ground, Syrian rebel fighters backed by Turkey moved in, the military incursion rather inappropriately named Operation Olive Branch. Russian Federation pulled back troops that had been deployed near Afrin after it was briefed on the operation by Turkey.
His own Homeland Security secretary, while not recalling Trump's specific comment, confirmed Tuesday that profanity was plentiful in the meeting. "It was a meeting of 12 people". On Sunday, he said on NBC that he "never denied there wasn't strong language used" at the January 11 meeting on immigration priorities "by lots of people".
Andrew Cuomo said Saturday. In the hours leading up to the shutdown, the Trump administration worked on ways to keep hundreds of parks open without staff in an effort to avoid public anger, although it was unclear which ones would close. He said the Statue of Liberty is "a major income generator for New York State and we don't want to lose the income". Neklas Kruse, 25, was visiting the city for five days from Germany, and chose to try the harbor tour, admitting he was "a little bit" ...
In a meeting on immigration last week , President Donald Trump used damning language in reference to immigrants from Africa, Haiti and other " shithole countries ". The president also questioned the need to admit more Haitians to the United States, according to people who were briefed on the conversation but were not authorised to describe the meeting publicly.
The debate over immigration policy became increasingly acrimonious after it was reported on Thursday that the Republican president used the word "sh-hole" to describe Haiti and African countries in a private meeting with lawmakers. Trump was not apologetic and denied he was racist , instead blaming the media for distorting his meaning, said the confidant. Trump addressed the issue briefly Sunday as he arrived for dinner at his Florida golf club.
Borussia Dortmund sporting director Michael Zorc has responded to Arsene Wenger's comments, per Marcus Christenson at the Guardian . Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang looks certain to move to Arsenal in this transfer window and maybe his arrival can be credited into pushing his soon to be teammates into a top performance against Crystal Palace but how is it affecting Dortmund? This is part of being a professional, to be able to admit that in one or two situations one has committed ...
During an interview with Reuters , the POTUS said, "Russia is not helping us at all with North Korea ". On Jan. 17, White House Chief of Staff John Kelly said that the problem with the North Korean nuclear issue is that "at this point in time is there's no road left".
Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu also held a phone conversation with United States counterpart Rex Tillerson in the wake of the announcement of the air strikes on Saturday by Turkish Air forces, at Washington's request, the official told Xinhua news agency on the condition of anonymity.
But the North's official Korean Central News Agency hinted at the source of its anger by lashing out at conservatives in South Korea who have argued that the North's Olympic participation could violate United Nations sanctions. North Korea is also demanding that American assets withdraw from South Korea and that Seoul end its military cooperation with the country. Under pressure to build a competitive Olympic hockey team in a hurry, South Korea officials scoured the United States and ...
While South Korea hopes to use the games to improve relations with its rival after a year of animosity over North Korea's rapidly expanding nuclear program , some experts view Kim's overture as an attempt to weaken USA -led worldwide sanctions against the North and buy time to further advance his nuclear weapons program.
A Saudi-led military coalition intervened in the conflict in March 2015 after the movement drove Yemeni President Abd-Rabbu Mansour Hadi into exile. A UN Security Council-appointed panel confirmed the missile was manufactured in Iran, along with three other missiles fired from Yemen toward the Kingdom in 2017.
Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson was so effusive in extolling the totally incredible, surpassingly marvelous, superbly stupendous and extremely awesome health of the president that the doctor sounded nearly Trumpian. Jackson said that he spoke with Trump about why the president may have audibly slurred his words during a speech on December 6 and asked an ear, nose and throat specialist to look into it.
The world No. 1 could meet Edmund in the semi-finals, should they both win their last-eight clashes, and insists his progress is 'not a surprise'. "I'm through to my first quarter-final and I'm very happy". By the fourth set he was teeing off at will on the Seppi second serve in particular, winning all but one of those points as the pressure on the Italian became overwhelming.