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by | June 03, 2018 | 07:51

Two mini-robot abortion devices were also been seized by the police after the protest outside Laganside Court in Belfast on Wednesday, May 31. The ban has led to thousands of women travelling each year to neighbouring Britain, where terminations are legal, or increasingly turning to abortion pills sold online.

by | June 03, 2018 | 07:16

The drafted resolution would mandate Israel to open its border with Gaza and deploy a United Nations force to the region. One Israeli army vehicle was sacked on, and Palestinians planted a grenade that exploded on the Israeli side of the fence, the military said.

by | June 03, 2018 | 06:56

He added: "We're urging all companies to buy American". Mr Trump has said the tariffs are needed to protect United States steel and aluminium industries vital to the nation's security. "Thousands of manufacturing jobs in the North Country are directly tied to Canada and cross-border supply chains, including more than 8,500 in the transportation equipment sector alone".

by | June 03, 2018 | 04:47

Brussels has lodged an eight-page list at the worldwide trade body of goods it would hit with retaliatory measures. Morneau said the U.S. tariffs had also weakened the prospects for successful negotiations to overhaul the North American Free Trade Agreement.

by | June 03, 2018 | 03:29

Mattis' remarks follow a rocky past few weeks in US-China relations as the administration of US President Donald Trump seeks to balance cooperation with China on issues like North Korea with dealing with Beijing's activities in the disputed sea.

by | June 03, 2018 | 02:55

Human rights weren't on the agenda, but Trump said that "we talked about ending the war " between North and South Korea; the countries still haven't signed a peace treaty after the 1950-53 conflict. "I think South Korea will do it". Shortly afterwards, American officials met with their counterparts from Pyongyang on the border between South and North Korea, in an attempt to resume preparations for the Trump-Kim summit.

by | June 02, 2018 | 23:00

McKenzie told reporters during a Pentagon briefing. "Do not believe any statements on an agreement about the south of Syria unless the U.S. forces withdraw from al-Tanf area", he said. The Defense Department's warnings for Syria come amid reports that Iranian and Iranian-backed Hezbollah fighters may have begun withdrawing from areas in southern part of the country close to the tense border with Israel.

by | June 02, 2018 | 22:12

Sirens and explosions continued into the night after Tuesday's eruption. Daoud Shehab, an Islamic Jihad spokesman, said Egyptian officials had been in contact with the group to try to restore calm. The 25 targets allegedly belonging to Hamas and Islamic Jihad said a Israeli Defence Forces (IDF) statement . One main boat carrying around 20 people accompanied by a group of smaller ones departed from the fishermen's port in Gaza City.

by | June 02, 2018 | 22:12

Whats notable about this new spin - that Democrats are to blame for the policy change - isnt just that its flatly false on its face. Thousands of people have rallied in cities across the United States, calling on President Donald Trump to reverse a policy of separating undocumented parents from their children.

by | June 02, 2018 | 09:18

If not, we're going to resort.to liberating those areas by force". Asked if there was anything Syria could do to stop Israeli air strikes, he said the only option was to improve air defenses, "and we are doing that". The United States military is anxious by the impending advance of President Bashar Al-Assad's forces into Syria's southwest, a spokesman told i24NEWS Wednesday, suggesting Washington may take a dim view of a deal struck between Israel and Russian Federation over the issue.

by | June 02, 2018 | 09:17

On top of that, President Trump ignited a firestorm in Washington by continuing to pursue a deal to revive Chinese telecom giant ZTE, despite findings from the USA government that it had endangered national security by breaking sanctions on Iran and North Korea.

by | June 02, 2018 | 08:33

Ukraine has been sharply criticised for the hoax, with critics saying it gives Russian Federation - which it blamed for the fake murder - the moral high ground. He was given US$40,000 to organise the murder , US$30,000 for the killer and US$10,000 for being an intermediary, it said. "That Babchenko had been killed? " he said.

by | June 02, 2018 | 03:28

Michael Rotondo honked and waved to reporters Friday morning as he pulled out of the driveway of his parents' home in Camillus (kuh-MIHL'-us), New York. During the court case, Mr Rotondo, who represented himself, argued he should be allowed to live with his parents for another six months. His parents won the eviction ruling last week after their son ignored repeated requests to get a job and go.

by | June 02, 2018 | 02:45

The delivery comes only a week after Trump threatened to consign the entire process to history, abruptly cancelling the summit in a sharply-worded letter, only to revive preparations shortly afterwards. Former four-star general and chairman of the Institute for the Study of War Jack Keane told Fox News that Trump would not engage in game-playing with his North Korean counterpart over their Singapore summit.

by | June 01, 2018 | 23:13

Angry customers have taken to social media to express their frustration. Users across the continent have reported problems during the day when attempting to make payments using their Visa cards. The Bank of England, which regulates Visa in the United Kingdom, said it is aware of the issue and is working with the company to solve the problem.

by | June 01, 2018 | 22:40

But Gowdy admitted he found it odd that the Federal Bureau of Investigation didn't offer Trump a defensive briefing during the campaign to notify him of his three campaign officials' Russian contacts. Trump doubled down on his spy theory as recently as Tuesday night, at a rally in Tennessee. The president's anger at Sessions, who was the first senator to endorse his fledgling presidential campaign and has remained a loyal supporter, comes from the attorney general's move a year ago to ...

by | June 01, 2018 | 22:00

After the meetings, Mr Pompeo told a media conference on Friday morning (AEST) it would be "tragic to let this opportunity go to waste" with North Korea . "Hopefully we will have a meeting on the (June) 12th", he said. Kim Yong Chol is a close aide of Kim Jong Un and is vice chairman of the ruling Workers' Party's Central Committee.

by | June 01, 2018 | 20:12

The attorney representing adult film actress Stormy Daniels against President Donald Trump's former personal attorney Michael Cohen has to end his "publicity tour" to be allowed to participate in the federal case Cohen is now facing, the judge overseeing the matter said during a Wednesday hearing.

by | June 01, 2018 | 19:58

Days later, just before the election, Comey sent Congress another letter indicating that nothing the Federal Bureau of Investigation found had changed the conclusions it had previously reached in the Clinton email probe. "They acted appropriately, these were not spies in the Trump campaign.' The president says the opposite - who's right?" The report doesn't list out Mueller's personal salary, but Peter Carr, spokesman for the special counsel's office, said he is paid the same as any USA ...

by | June 01, 2018 | 18:59

Kiev had said the 41-year-old, a strong critic of Vladimir Putin , was shot multiple times in the back at his apartment building while on his way to buy bread. Babchenko , 41, fled his native Russia for Ukraine past year after receiving death threats for criticizing Russian military involvement in Syria.

by | June 01, 2018 | 18:17

The democrat is now serving a 14-year prison sentence after being convicted on corruption charges related to a scheme to sell the Senate seat left vacant by then president-elect Barack Obama in 2008. - Tim Murphy Premium for subscribers only (@timothypmurphy) May 31, 2018Trump pardons Dinesh D'Souza, another abhorrent, xenophobic racist. Trump did not explain what he meant by saying that D'Souza had been treated unfairly, but the White House put out a statement saying that "D'Souza ...

by | June 01, 2018 | 13:42

The emergency declaration will help the state coordinate its response and "prepare for any additional impacts", the statement said. Since Tuesday, four to seven inches of rain fell across parts of the North Carolina mountains, state officials said.

by | June 01, 2018 | 13:15

The news comes just ten days after US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin suggested the Trump administration would "put the trade war on hold" - along with the tariffs . The Chinese government on Wednesday lashed out at Washington's unexpected statement on pressing ahead with tariffs and restrictions on investments by Chinese companies, saying it was ready to fight back if Washington was looking to ignite a trade war.

by | June 01, 2018 | 12:03

With good manners and without creating confusion. "We are second to no one". President mattarella said he could not appoint the eurosceptic paolo savona to the post, citing concern from investors at home and overseas, and tasked prime minister cottarelli with forming a government instead.

by | June 01, 2018 | 09:53

Scripps' Spelling Bee additionally offers an interactive way to seemingly view the competition outside of ESPN . The word is defined as "Christian fellowship or communion, with God or, more commonly, with fellow Christians". And they were calling to say that Reagan had been reinstated - only the fifth speller to be restored to the competition after an apparent misspelling in the last 20 years.