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by | July 24, 2018 | 11:18

Jordan's state news agency said the evacuees will remain in the country for approximately three months and then be resettled to Canada, Britain and Germany. The attack is the latest in a string of Israeli offensives on Syrian military sites in Syria. In later reports say that the SS-21s had not been aimed at Israel , but rather were part of the fighting in southern Syria.

by | July 23, 2018 | 23:56

Israeli media reported that the teams discussed a Russian proposal that would see any forces linked to Iran distanced some 100 kilometers (62 miles) away from the Golan Heights. The Russian delegation was vising Israel at the request of Russian President Vladimir Putin, Netanyahu said at the start of the weekly cabinet meeting.

by | July 23, 2018 | 23:23

White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said today that the president is "exploring the mechanisms" to strip clearance from former CIA director John Brennan , along with former Federal Bureau of Investigation director Jim Comey, former national intelligence director James Clapper and others.

by | July 23, 2018 | 22:40

The tweet was reverberating across the Mideast. We will resist pressure from enemies. Tension between the US and Iran has been high ever since Trump pulled out of the United States' 2015 nuclear deal with Iran. All other parties to the deal - Russia, Britain, France, Germany and China - have sought to keep the deal in effect, saying it is working as intended by preventing Iran from obtaining nuclear weapons for now.

by | July 23, 2018 | 19:46

But he later mourned her death online. "My baby sister. My world", he tweeted , according to local reports. Hours before, police said that he shot his grandmother seven times and shot another woman. As the standoff unfolded, the LAPD went on a citywide tactical alert, keeping all available officers on duty beyond their shifts to ensure enough personnel were available to respond to the barricade situation.

by | July 23, 2018 | 17:32

The woman, Tia Coleman , and her 13-year-old nephew were the only survivors of the 11-member family. Among the dead were the boat's driver and nine members of a single family. The "black box" of the duck boat that sank in a Missouri lake is now in the hands of federal investigators. "Pastor Bob was a prince of a man, loving, kind, and generous, whose loss to our family is incalculable", said Williams' son-in-law, Bishop Jeffery Williams, who now leads King's Cathedral in Providence.

by | July 23, 2018 | 17:27

The Israeli military said Sunday it had rescued members of a Syrian volunteer civil organization from the volatile frontier area and evacuated them to a third country, the first such Israeli intervention in Syria's lengthy civil war. The first convoy of 55 buses, carrying some 2,800 people, arrived in northern Syria's opposition-held Idlib province on Saturday after rebels in Quneitra agreed to hand over medium to heavy weaponry and surrender the strategic area.

by | July 23, 2018 | 16:02

The video shows McGlockton exiting the store, walking toward Drejka and shoving him to the ground. Seconds later, Drejka pulled out his gun and fired a single shot at McGlockton in the chest. The surveillance video continues to show the altercation when McGlockton pushed Drejka. "What's relevant is not whether this guy's a good guy, nice guy, or whether he's a jerk, or whether he's a thorn in people's side and what he's done, whether it's three weeks ago, three months ago or three years ...

by | July 23, 2018 | 13:40

The high-stakes verbal sparring is reminiscent of the exchanges Trump had a year ago with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un before the two leaders met in a historic summit last month. Rouhani suggested that Iran has alternatives to shipping crude through Hormuz. Pompeo's remarks were aimed in part at Iranian-Americans and Iranians living in the US He assured them that the Trump administration shared their dreams for the people of Iran .

by | July 23, 2018 | 08:11

Iran's President Hassan Rouhani attends a news conference at the Chancellery in Vienna, Austria July 4, 2018. Rouhani warned Trump earlier on Sunday not to pursue policies that were hostile towards Iran. Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Saturday backed Rouhani's suggestion that Iran may block Gulf oil exports if its own exports are halted.

by | July 23, 2018 | 07:12

Police, paramedics and firefighters have converged on the scene in the area of Danforth and Logan avenues, in Toronto's east end. Between 15 and 20 gunshots were heard. "Victims are spread across many blocks", he wrote. She said she was told to run to the back of the restaurant. Steinhauer said she was told that four to six people were shot.

by | July 22, 2018 | 23:11

Materials released to The New York Times and other agencies that filed a Freedom of Information Act for the documents include an October 2016 application to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court to wiretap Page, as well as renewal applications.

by | July 22, 2018 | 22:53

According to Iranian news agency IRNA, Khamenei considered - during a meeting with Iranian foreign minister Javad Zarif and a number of ambassadors and diplomats - that there is "no benefit of negotiating with America". Trump pulled out of an worldwide nuclear deal first brokered in 2015 by then-president Barack Obama. Among Iranian-Americans attending is Mariam Memarsadeghi, the co-founder of Tavaana E-learning Institute for Iranian Civil Society, who tells RFE/RL she's "deeply ...

by | July 22, 2018 | 21:56

Rowley's brother said he thought Rowley was going to die after he heard Sturgess had passed away. "Both Dawn and Charlie had been poisoned by a powerful nerve agent", she said. The world came to know Viktoria Skripal when she applied for a British visa, seeking to visit her uncle Sergei and cousin Yulia after they had allegedly been poisoned by a nerve agent in Salisbury, but was denied.

by | July 22, 2018 | 21:22

Jordan said that "Britain, Germany and Canada made a legally binding undertaking to resettle them within a specified period of time due to "a risk to their lives". The Syrian military, backed by a Russian air campaign, has been pushing into the edges of Quneitra province following an offensive last month that routed rebels in adjoining Deraa province who were once backed by Washington, Jordan and Gulf states.

by | July 22, 2018 | 19:54

On July 11, a candidate from the PTI's rival Awami National Party (ANP) in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa was killed in a suicide attack, alongside 19 others, after an explosion at a rally in Peshawar. Pakistan's military intensified operations against militants in the tribal areas along the border with Afghanistan in the wake of that attack, leading to improved security.

by | July 22, 2018 | 19:30

More specifically, he was asked about Article 5 , the organisation's joint defence agreement, which basically says that if any of the 29 countries in NATO get attacked by an outsider, the rest will jump in to defend it. As it happens, Article 5 has only been ratified once - after the 9/11 attacks - in NATO's history. DARMANOVIC:.As unconditional and rock-solid. Ahead of last week's summit, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said that seven alliance members-plus the US -had ...

by | July 22, 2018 | 17:54

Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee released a memo in February revealing that the Justice Department and Federal Bureau of Investigation relied heavily on the unverified, Democrat-funded Steele dossier to obtain the warrant. presidential election". That the #FISA materials hurt the GOP narrative is not surprising since Rep Devin Nunes admitted he never read the source documents on Carter Page .

by | July 22, 2018 | 16:25

Supporters of Hammond's new clause, which was backed by MPs from the main opposition Labor Party, were given hope of success when the government lost a vote on another aspect of its EU Trade Bill by just a handful of votes, 305 against 301 for the government.

by | July 22, 2018 | 15:58

German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends the regular press conference in Berlin , Germany, July 20, 2018. Merkel said Germany's relationship with the U.S.is "crucial" and vowed to work on the partnership between the two countries despite negative attacks from Trump, Reuters reported Friday.

by | July 22, 2018 | 15:59

Brexiteer Commons Leader Andrea Leadsom put some pressure on Mrs May's plan, saying the European Union must be told the Chequers blueprint, which has divided the Conservative party, is the "final offer" rather than an opening gambit. "We are going to deliver Brexit and the proposal I put forward delivers Brexit", she said. Our job is not to deal with Brexit in theory, but to make a success of it in practice for all of our people.

by | July 22, 2018 | 15:56

The adorable image of George holding Princess Charlotte on his lap is definitely a must-watch. Second would be Prince William , making Prince George third in line to the throne. James's Palace in London. When former US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle visited England in 2016, they couldn't resist meeting George.

by | July 22, 2018 | 11:40

Iran filed a lawsuit [materials] against the U.S. in the International Court of Justice Tuesday, alleging that the U.S. is violating a 1955 treaty. "We have to take note of the fact that we would risk the business model of the bank if we were active in Iran". Following high-level meetings between Iranian officials and the Kremlin, both sides talked of taking measures to counter the threat of sanctions after President Trump's decision to withdraw from the 2015 worldwide deal over ...

by | July 22, 2018 | 06:03

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Knesset during the vote on the "nation-state" bill on July 19. He condemned the law as a "racist step", describing it as an effort to "legally erase" the Palestinian people "from their homelands".

by | July 22, 2018 | 04:12

The Security Council agreement led China, North Korea's largest trade partner, to ban imports of key goods from the country including iron and lead. China has made a decision to invest 600 million yuan ($88 million) in North Korean infrastructure such as roads around a border bridge, sources in both countries have said , raising concerns that Beijing may violate United Nations resolutions.