The 28-year-old, who was transferred under heavy security from a jail near the French capital overnight for the trial, refused to answer questions about the gunbattle in Brussels or stand for the court. Three police officers were wounded and an Algerian fellow jihadist, Mohamed Belkaid, was killed in the gun battle. They say the cell brought forward an attack, which killed 32 people, because they feared Abdeslam would reveal their plans under interrogation.
There was no information on his condition or possible motives for trying to enter the presidential complex. The man managed to get past security at the first of several checkpoints. According to Iranian media, the man was wielding either a large knife or a sword, and was wearing a white shroud, symbolizing his readiness to sacrifice his life.
These crashes left two people dead and more than 50 injured. Troopers from the Wapakoneta Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol continue to investigate a one vehicle fatal crash. A State Patrol Cruiser that was being dispatched to a three-vehicle crash on I-80 westbound was struck just west of Route 46 just before 7 am Monday.
The three were initially sentenced to community service for their role in a demonstration that helped kickstart to Umbrella protests, during which tens of thousands of mostly young people flooded Hong Kong's financial and government center and brought the city to a standstill for months.
North Korea has chosen Kim Yong-nam, technically its head of state, to lead a high-level delegation to the PyeongChang Winter Games this week, a sign that the regime is emphasizing pomp and ceremony at the global gathering instead of sending a nitty-gritty negotiator.
The Cavaliers are third in the Eastern Conference, but they have lost 12 of 18 games, a slump that sparked speculation Cleveland could part with Lue. Of those 12 setbacks, the Cavaliers have gotten beaten by 10 or more points nine times, 14 or more on six occasions and taken losses of 28 points at Minnesota (January 8), 34 at Toronto (Jan.
The global day was adopted by the U.N. General Assembly in 2012. On the International Day of Zero Tolerance for FGM , the interests and wellbeing of women and girls call on each one of us to think of the bigger picture and to think of the long-lasting impacts of female genital mutilation - both physical and psychological - on our young girls and women.
A day later Trump took credit for a market that had 'jumped 1000 points in last 5 weeks, Record fastest 1000 point move in history. "It's still exorbitantly higher than it was when he took office". "Can you imagine if 'O" was president and had these numbers - would be biggest story on earth! Wall Street stocks plunged in chaotic trading on Monday, as the Dow's gains for 2018 were erased in a brutal pullback from months of stock market euphoria that had been acclaimed by President Donald ...
After the House committee's Monday evening vote, which was unanimous, Rep. Adam Schiff of California, the panel's top Democrat, said he believed the Democratic document would "help inform the public of the many distortions and inaccuracies in the majority memo".
A Japanese military helicopter carrying two crewmembers crashed in southwestern Japan on Monday, ripping the top floor off a house and setting it on fire, officials said. The controllers later confirmed they could see smoke rising in the distance in the direction where the helicopter flew. Rescue services were deployed to the scene, where plumes of black were billowing from the crash site.
Congress' failure to reach an immigration deal delayed passage of a temporary spending bill in mid-January, triggering the three-day shutdown. And he offered no new policy details on infrastructure, prescription drug prices or other items he's mentioned as ripe for attention in 2018.
The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said 10 towns in the Eastern Ghouta region outside Damascus were bombed today. The U.N. mission warned in a statement on Tuesday of "dire consequences" to the humanitarian crises in the country, and identified seven areas requiring urgent humanitarian relief.
This was what the Turkish Government Spokesman, Bekir Bozdag announced on Monday. "Our expectations, towards ensuring normalization of relations between Turkey-Netherlands after the crisis in March 2017 are known", Aksoy added. Erdogan even accused the Dutch of behaving like "fascists" in their treatment of the Turkish ministers - comments which triggered anger in the Netherlands, occupied by Nazi Germany in World War II.
The two policemen who lost their lives in the firing have been identified as Head Constable Mushtaq Ahmad and Constable Babar Ahmad. Two policemen were injured in the attack out of whom one succumbed to the attack and the injured cop died shortly after.
The GOP memo notes how the department obtained a secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court order to wiretap former Trump aide Carter Page . If Trump blocks the Democrat document's release, the full House can override him and force the publication of the memo, the report said .
Miguba Miguna, a Kenyan opposition leader who was arrested last Friday for his presence at the "swearing-in" ceremony of opposition leader Raila Odinga has been charged with treason. A spokesman for the government was not available for comment. Two private Kenyan TV stations are now back on air after being shut down for seven days.
But while EU negotiators are more than eager to help broker an arrangement that would keep Britain in the customs union, officials in Brussels are also keenly aware there is little they can do to help May with her domestic political problems, and the pressure from pro-Brexit Tories they believe is the main obstacle to a customs deal.
The plane's pilot parachuted out, surviving the initial attack , but was located and killed by rebel militia once on the ground, Russia's Defense Ministry said . Syria is in the process of carrying out an offensive against Islamist rebels in Idlib Province, where most of such groups are operating. About 45 Russian military personnel - plus an unknown number of contractors - have been confirmed killed in action in Syria .
PDP Spokesman, Chief Olisah Metuh appeared in court on a stretcher today after the court compelled him to appear today or he will be sent back to jail. "My lord, we are not in a position to counter what is contained in the affidavit of fact before this court". In a bench ruling, Justice Abang said he was minded to grant the adjournment requesnt since it was not opposed.
It was a thrilling contest in which the underdog upset the dynastic favorite after some thrilling twists and turns. While the reviews likely aren't what anybody involved in the movie was hoping for , the excitement surrounding the debut of the trailer was unlike anything else that happened during the big game.
SHAPIRO: Earlier today President Trump tweeted about the author of the Democratic memo , Adam Schiff. On Saturday, he claimed, incorrectly, that the memo " totally vindicates " him in the continuing investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election.
The rate was at 2.41 percent four weeks ago and 2.66 percent on Monday. The higher bonds yields are also sign that the market is finally starting to price in a return of inflation. But what about the long-awaited pickup in United States wages growth (up from around 2.5% year on year to around 2.9% so far)? Bond prices declined again Friday, sending yields higher.
China has noticed that in recent years the Pakistani government has taken a series of anti-terrorism and social security governance actions, said Shuang when asked if the country worries about the safety of Chinese citizens in Pakistan .
Government spokesman Saad al-Hadithi says "the battle against Daesh has ended and so the level of the American presence will be reduced". Western contractors at a US -led coalition base in Iraq were the first to tell the AP on Monday that American troops had started to drawdown from the country.
Like the United States aluminium probe, China's commerce ministry investigation into sorghum was self-initiated. China is the top buyer of U.S. sorghum as well as soybeans, the United States' most valuable export to the world's No 2 economy.