The transitional Parliament will comprise 550 lawmakers, 332 from Kiir's side and 128 from Machar's faction. On June 27, the South Sudanese conflicting parties signed a comprehensive cease-fire deal in Khartoum. But on Sunday the top U.S. envoy to Khartoum said the United States backed the process. The United Nations said the power-sharing deal was a "significant step".
One of the drones was to explode above the president while the other was to detonate directly in front of him, he added. Attorney General Tarek William Saab said the attempted assassination targeted not only Maduro, but the military's entire high command on stage with the president.
Saudi Arabia said it considers the Canadian ambassador in Saudi Arabia as persona non grata and gave him a 24-hour notice to leave the kingdom. The move came after Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland urged Saudi authorities to release from prison human rights activist Samar Badawi, the sister of Saudi activist and writer Raif Badawi , who is now serving out a prison sentence.
The latest evacuation orders for Shasta County's Carr Fire , Mendocino County's Complex FireFriends say that Ayeta, who everyone called Jay, loved his job working for PG&E . "It is being diverted into the Pacific Ocean". The twirling tower of flame reached speeds of 143 miles per hour (230 kph), which rivaled some of the most destructive Midwest tornados, National Weather Service meteorologist Duane Dykema said.
For instance, US officials in recent years have accused both the regular Iranian Navy and the Iranian Revolutionary Guards Corps of routinely harassing American warships in the Gulf. Over the weekend, Trump once again floated the idea of meeting, tweeting "I will meet, or not meet, it doesn't matter - it is up to them!" ANKARA , Aug 5 (Reuters) - Iran will ease foreign exchange rules, state TV reported on Sunday, in a bid to halt a collapse of the rial currency that has lost half its value ...
Trump's comment sparked huge reaction on Twitter from James' backers. "He's dividing us", James said . He just picked up on the fact that someone - a successful black man, no less - dared to criticize his demonstrably true practice of using professional sports to divide Americans.
This scenario would involve the USA slapping 25% tariffs on all goods from both China and the European Union , and them responding with similar measures. The US president has accused China and others of exploiting the US in global trade, and has demanded Beijing make a host of concessions to avoid the new duties on $200 billion of Chinese goods, which could be imposed in the weeks after a comment period closes on September 5.
Others have said the meeting could provide clues to a broader conspiracy by Trump officials with Russians. Trump then particularly went after recent reporting about Robert Mueller's probe into possible links between his campaign and Russian officials, particularly stories on how he may be concerned about his eldest son's legal exposure.
Laporta said she believed Paranova to be a client of Manafort's global consulting firm but otherwise received no information or documents related to said entities. He did not make those accounts known to them, all the witnesses said. The Federal court of Alexandria Cynthia Laporta said that he helped Manafort with fake financial reports Dating back a number of other documents, according to Reuters.
The Houthis have accused Saudi Arabia of stealing more than half of the country's oil production in collaboration with French Total-a company that has been present in Yemen since before the war. It is time to "begin the hard and uncertain journey away from war" and that there is now a chance "to weigh the opportunities for peace", Martin Griffiths , United Nations Special Envoy for Yemen told the Security Council on Thursday.
Late Thursday, officials began evacuating residents in threatened areas close to the dam. Some 124 homes in Lynchburg , Va., are under evacuation orders with intense flooding in the region. The city said it would open a gate in the spillway on Saturday to drain some of the water from the reservoir before fix work could begin on the dam and roadway.
Hundreds of five-colored Druze flags - rarely seen outside the community - fluttered alongside Israeli flags, and mustachioed Druze elders, wearing red and white fezzes, cheered ahead of speeches by Druze and Jewish leaders. "We are Israelis. We are brothers", Tarif said at the rally. Several Druze military officers recently said they would stop serving in response to it, sparking fears of widespread insubordination.
U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn is strongly embracing President Donald Trump as she claims the Republican nomination for Tennessee's open U.S. Senate seat. He and Republican U.S. Rep. Marsha Blackburn have been eying a November head-to-head matchup for months. In the race for the Democratic nomination for governor, the two leading candidates have been more cordial.
KTVB reports that Animal Control got involved by bringing one solitary truck. Videos showing more than 100 goats wandering around a suburban Boise neighborhood have gone viral. Joe Parris , a reporter for KTVB, is now documenting the goat outbreak on Twitter in an event is dubbing "Goat-a-Palooza 2018". For everyone who can't forget where they were during the great llama chase of 2015 (probably at work, not working ), on Friday morning the god of loose farm animals gifted us ...
The parents were in the USA separate from the girl's tour, and when the girl went missing from the tour, the tour properly reported her as missing. Details about what happened have not been released and police have not said whether an abduction actually occurred.
Two nice guys with bad ideas. U.S. Rep. Ron Estes (R-KS), told the Wichita Eagle he supports the Koch's "in promoting free and fair trade, limited government and personal liberties". "We should just get rid of all barriers". "I have beaten them at every turn". "We look forward to working with anyone to do so", he said . The Koch network largely ignored the criticism.
A Houston police spokesman declined to comment on the ads. Pappas was wearing body armor and refused to show his right hand when ordered to by the first officer on the scene, Acevedo said. Acevedo has said Pappas might have been seeking revenge for his mother, who died on the doctor's operating table more than 20 years ago, in April 1997.
Chance animal encounters in the wild are never to be taken lightly. The man stares at the bison for a moment before walking back toward the other cars. Dan Wenk said in a statement released Friday. The Yellowstone National Park in the U.S. state of Wyoming has been preserving this animal for a long time, and they keep warning the visitors to stay away and enjoy the sight of this remarkable animals.
Spain's peak of 47.3C (117.1F) was only set in July past year. The country's highest temperature on record is 47.4 C (117.3 F) from 2003. Spain's hottest temperature in the heat wave so far was 112 degrees on Friday in Badajoz, Etremadura, CNN forecasters said .
In July, over 680 people were trapped on a volcano on tourist island Lombok , after a deadly natural disaster hit the island nation. Chrissy, her husband John Legend and the couple's two children, two-year-old daughter Luna and baby son Miles, have been enjoying a family holiday in Bali.
According to the SwissInfo website , citing local police, the plane went down near the Piz Segnas mountain on the afternoon of August 4 at an altitude of 8,330 feet. The veteran plane is operated by Ju-Air, a company based in Duebendorf, near Zurich , that offers panoramic flights with old-time Junker Ju-52 planes.
The woman came to police attention when a scuffle broke out between her and another woman at a shopping centre in the north-eastern region of Nordsjaelland. It does not mention burkas and niqabs by name, but says "anyone who wears a garment that hides the face in public will be punished with a fine". The full-face veil is a highly charged issue across Europe.
The Roman Catholic Church has formally changed its teaching to declare the death penalty inadmissible whatever the circumstances, a move that is likely to be viewed askance in countries where capital punishment is legal. He was responding to a question from The Tablet about whether a shift in the Church's position was occurring after the Pope used a speech to call for the "global abolition" of the death penalty while talking about the "right of the environment" when addressing the the ...
Gleicher said the main reason the company was disclosing the information is because one of the pages was promoting a counter-protest to the "Unite the Right" anniversary event which garnered the interest of 2,600 users. The account was an admin for 7 minutes before it was identified and removed. In fact, Facebook found connections between some of the new suspicious accounts and previously identified IRA accounts.
Both engines were ripped off the plane. "The plane was taking off", Governor Jose Rosas Aispuro told Mexican television, adding that witnesses told him there was "a bang" and then without warning the plane was on the ground. Most of the passengers were able to evacuate the plane before it combusted. Investigators have found the flight recorders from an Aeroméxico flight, which crashed in Mexico's northern Durango state on Tuesday.