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by | September 11, 2018 | 18:20

PLO chief negotiator Saeb Erekat slammed the Trump administration's decision to close the offices; accusing the White House of protecting Israeli " war criminals " and "destroying the two-state solution". The ICC declared in a statement that it would continue to investigate war crimes "undeterred" by the the Trump administration's threat of sanctions against its judges.

by | September 11, 2018 | 16:04

Emergency services attend the scene of a cargo plane crash which killed all four Russian crew members in the capital Khartoum, Sudan Monday, June 30, 2008. State information Minister Taban Abel stated that the plane had carried a total of 22 people. "When it arrived the weather was so foggy and when it tried to land it crashed into Lake Yirol adjacent to Yirol town".

by | September 11, 2018 | 11:10

Home Secretary Sajid Javid merely called for more "measured language" to be used, because that was evidently "what the public want to see". Allies of Boris Johnson , the former foreign secretary, have hit back after Downing Street was accused of compiling a "dirty dossier" created to damage his reputation.

by | September 11, 2018 | 10:47

The tussle over Dems' promise to release the documents in question - which they had questioned Kavanaugh about on Wednesday, to the dismay of Republicans - took up almost an hour of the beginning of Thursday's confirmation hearing . "Like many of my brothers and sisters of color, I am not comforted by deputies with handguns, let alone assault rifles", she opined, which leads one to wonder whether Miss Eastmond and her media coaches have really thought through what would happen in, say, ...

by | September 11, 2018 | 03:26

He said the strikes targeted positions of both rebel groups and the rival Hayat Tahrir Al Sham alliance, led by Al Qaeda's former Syrian affiliate and comprised mostly of hardline Islamist groups. And perhaps more alarming is that the report details that Trump is undecided over whether new retaliatory strikes could entail expanding the attack to hit Assad allies Russian Federation and Iran this time around .

by | September 11, 2018 | 02:48

While Latin American leaders loudly condemned remarks by Trump previous year saying there was a "military option" to thwart Maduro, the reaction to the news that USA officials had met with coup plotters was muted this time . The Associated Press also reported in July that Trump had pressed aides on the possibility of invading Venezuela during a meeting in the Oval Office in August 2017.

by | September 10, 2018 | 22:01

Bolton's draft text says the United States will not cooperate with the ICC, and that if it does investigate US actions in Afghanistan then the Trump administration will consider travel bans, asset freezes and possible prosecution in USA courts for the judges and prosecutors involved in the probe.

by | September 10, 2018 | 21:14

This ruling was delivered following a request submitted by the Prosecutor pursuant to article 19 (3) of the Statute, who argued that, although the coercive acts underlying the alleged deportation of members of the Rohingya people occurred on the territory of Myanmar , it may nonetheless exercise its jurisdiction, since an element of this crime (the crossing of a border) occurred on the territory of Bangladesh.

by | September 10, 2018 | 20:47

Police sources told French media that the situation on the runway was " complicated ". A passenger waited for his flight, in December 2011, during a strike at Lyon-Saint Exupery airport, central France. Radio Télé Luxembourg has reported shots were fired by police at the scene. There, the vehicle rammed through two glass doors at the airport's Terminal 1 to drive onto the runways, she said.

by | September 10, 2018 | 16:33

On NBC's Meet the Press on Sunday, White House adviser Kellyanne Conway admitted : "I didn't bring the request to the president directly". "That is why many Trump appointees have vowed to do what we can to preserve our democratic institutions while thwarting Mr.

by | September 10, 2018 | 15:34

The cyclone was moving to the west at 12 miles per hour. Tropical storm force winds extend outward up to 115 miles from the storm's center. Landfall could be made between SC and North Carolina on Thursday, according to NHC predictions. SC and Virginia declared states of emergencies to give residents time to make preparations for the severe weather. Last week Florence was a Category 4 hurricane before it weakened to a tropical storm, then regained strength this weekend into a Category ...

by | September 10, 2018 | 15:12

Lofven accused some of his opponents of being prepared to work with the far-right party, which he vowed his party would not to. The centre-left party emerged with the greatest share of the vote - 28.4 per cent as the count neared completion - yet looking at holding fewer parliament seats than four years ago.

by | September 10, 2018 | 12:28

Four of the injured were reported to be in a serious condition in hospital, according to French police. "There were around 20 people chasing him". The man initially stabbed two men and a woman near the MK2 cinema on the quai de Loire, along the Ourcq canal, reports say. There have been several knife attacks in France over the past few months, but few have resulted in terrorist investigations.

by | September 10, 2018 | 12:31

Until now, Obama had been reluctant to criticise his successor publicly, although last week he appeared to chide Trump, without naming him, in a eulogy for the late Republican Senator John McCain . Obama also addressed Trump's tone-deaf comments past year, when the president claimed that there were " some very fine people on both sides " during the Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, that saw white supremacists squaring off against anti-racism protesters.

by | September 10, 2018 | 09:42

None of the seven parties has been willing to negotiate with the Sweden Democrats, which first entered parliament in 2006 with 5.7 percent of votes. Preliminary results from Sweden's parliamentary election Sunday found one of Europe's liberal nations taking a decided turn to the right.

by | September 10, 2018 | 09:28

William Urban. The troops were flown by helicopter to the base at Tanf - a small town near Syria's borders with Iraq and Jordan. " We are advised to keep them away from the base , said CNN Pentagon spokesman". U.S. Command has rejected Russia's plans to strike purported terrorists there, saying it doesn't want to fight but "will not hesitate" to use force to defend U.S.

by | September 10, 2018 | 06:26

It will also allow the Kremlin to discuss the dramatic rapprochement between Trump and Kim Jong-un with key regional players. He also said North Korean leader Kim Jong Un helped "prove everyone wrong through good dialogue between two people that like each other".

by | September 10, 2018 | 06:12

Lawyers for Mr. Papadopoulos dispute some of the government's characterizations, and they asked the judge to sentence him to probation. "Despite constant attacks by the President and his allies, Special Counsel Robert Mueller and his team have once again demonstrated that they are conducting a serious, professional investigation into the Trump campaign's contacts with Russians during the 2016 election", Warner said in a statement.

by | September 10, 2018 | 05:58

The op-ed underscored just how little confidence some administration officials and Republicans in Congress have in Trump's ability to handle the presidency. Woodward said staffers did so "because they realized that this would endanger the country". Russian collusion? Those smelling Trump blood can't wait for special counsel Robert Mueller's glacial wheels of justice to bear fruit - if ever - on that score.

by | September 10, 2018 | 05:56

The announcement puts an end to the weeks-long speculation surrounding the request from the special counsel that the president answer questions about his investigation into Russian election interference and alleged collusion with the Trump campaign.