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by | Мая 27, 2017 | 12:29

Also new to the table are French President Emmanuel Macron , British Prime Minister Theresa May and the Italian host, Premier Paolo Gentiloni . "Since the lack of social and economic inclusiveness and opportunities may contribute to the rise of terrorism and violent extremism, we commit to address these issues through a comprehensive approach linking together security, social inclusion, and development", the declaration said .

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:34

The North has a variety of missiles capable of reaching South Korea and Japan, but it's building a stable of more reliable devices that could, in theory, strike American military targets in Asia - or someday even the mainland. But he said the US was in the early stages of applying economic and diplomatic pressure, and that perhaps North Korea was "acting out now in response to some of this pressure that I believe they're beginning to feel".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 12:15

The test comes as North Korea has increased its ballistic missile-launch attempts in recent months. "We respectfully request more information about the steps your administration is taking to advance the prospects or direct negotiations that could lower the potential for catastrophic war and ultimately lead to the de-nuclearization of the peninsula".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:01

Al-Azhar, Egypt's top religious authority, condemned Friday's shooting which took place on the eve of the start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan. The message described Francis as being "deeply saddened to learn of the barbaric attack in central Egypt and of the tragic loss of life and injury caused by this senseless act of hatred".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:59

The Coptic Christian minority in Egypt has been the victim of numerous attacks in recent months, as on Palm Sunday , April 9, the Islamic State terror organization claimed responsibility for the two attacks on the cathedrals of St. Another suicide bombing at a church in the capital in December 2016 killed 29 people, while a Christian community was forced to flee the town of el-Arish in the northern Sinai peninsula after a series of gun attacks in February .

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 12:23

Justice Mohammed Idris of Federal High Court, Lagos, on Thursday, ordered the Department of State Security Service (DSS), to unconditionally release Dr. Justice Mohammed Idris said Ubah's detention without charge was illegal. Justice Haliru stated that the only basis for the court to have granted Ubah's request is "if the application was predicated on health grounds".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:22

At least six militants were killed on Saturday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district as the Army foiled an infiltration bid, according to defence sources.A group of militants was challenged by the alert troops on the Indian side of the LoC in Rampur sector.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:21

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump told France's new president that he was "my guy" in the recent election, a French official said Thursday. Trump pulled Macron's hand close, and Macron laughed as he patted Trump on the arm. Former reality TV star Trump is known to make visitors flinch with a strong handshake that he often combines with a wrench of the arm to leave his victim off balance.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 10:59

He then gave the President a small sculptured olive tree and told him through the interpreter that it symbolised peace. Mr Trump responded: "We can use peace". The United Kingdom's Queen Elizabeth II attracted attention in 2014 for wearing a lilac suit to meet Pope Francis . Francis's gift included a signed copy of his recent World Day of Peace message and three writings, one of which was Laudato Si': On Care for Our Common Home , all about climate change .

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:55

U.S. Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-Spartanburg, is reported to be the likely next head of the powerful House Oversight Committee, according to Politico . Chaffetz announced in April that he would not seek reelection in 2018. As for the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller as a special counsel in the Russian Federation probe, the President said, "I respect the move, but the entire thing has been a witch hunt".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:30

The council , comprising federal and state finance ministers, fixed rates on Thursday for more than 1,200 items under the Goods and Services Tax , amid demands by some states to keep essential items under the lower tax category. Jaitley said tax on gold and precious metals will be taken up at the next meeting of the Council on June 3. AC and refrigerators are placed at 28 percent GST.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 12:31

During the meetings various party issues had been discussed and a message has been given to them to ensure unity for retaining power in the 2018 assembly polls, he said. His party did, after all, describe it as being "deep in thought" when another senior Congress leader was caught napping during a debate. Acknowledging that the party is replete with minor incidents of dissidence and feuds among leaders, Venugopal said, "There have been problems and differences".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 12:35

In a jibe at the billion-dollar deals signed between Trump and the Saudi government, Rouhani said: "You can't solve terrorism just by giving your people's money to a superpower". "Our nation's message in the election was clear: Iran's nation chose the path of interaction with the world , away from violence and extremism", Rouhani said.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:02

Police forces have made more advances in the investigation of a concert attack in England . British officials hadn't, for example, released the name of the bomber until it surfaced in the USA media based on leaks from US officials briefed by their British counterparts.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 12:08

President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines on Tuesday declared a partial state of martial law in the Pacific island nation after two soldiers and a police officer were killed in clashes with terror insurgents. Guerrillas from the Islamist "Maute" group seized parts of the predominantly Muslim city of Marawi , in the Mindanao region, on 23 May in retaliation for a botched raid by Filipino security forces on one of the rebel group's hideouts.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 12:34

Brzezinski's death was announced by his daughter Mika Brzezinski , the co-host of MSNBC's " Morning Joe ", in a post on Instagram . "My father passed away peacefully tonight", Mika captioned a family photo of her daughters Carlie and Emilie with their grandfather.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:27

The victims tried to calm the man down, cops said. "They were attacked viciously". FBI officials offered to assist Portland police and said they would be following the investigation "to determine whether there is any potential federal violation".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:00

The policy shift is meant to advance public safety and promote respect and consistency for the legal system, Sessions said Friday during public remarks, adding that it is the "the right and moral thing to do". In this week's memo, Sessions said the change was consistent with the Justice Department's responsibility "to fulfill our role in a way that accords with the law, advances public safety, and promotes respect for our legal system".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:14

The coalition said "apparent" Russian attempts to stop pro-Assad forces from moving toward Tanf, as well as warning shots and a show of force, had failed. He was asked if the airstrike increases the USA role in the Syrian war. Iraqi Shi'ite militia leaders said they hoped to link up with Syrian government forces.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:34

NBC News and The Washington Post have reported that the FBI's ongoing investigation includes a look at Kushner, which would put the probe inside the White House . This prompted investigators to ask USA intelligence agencies to reveal the names of the Americans, the current us law enforcement official said. Russian Federation occasionally attempts to deliberately disclose misleading information when it believes it is being monitored, allowing for the possibility that the request ...

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 10:37

Sean Hannity has mercilessly been pursuing a fake news story with very real victims, and now some are wondering if it will be the end of his show at Fox News . Fox News says their star host will remain a major fixture at the network. Or at least that's the other narrative he's doubled down on this week, besides a now-retracted story concerning a false conspiracy theory involving the murder of DNC staffer Seth Rich .

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 10:40

Earlier in the day, the Indian Army said that punitive fire assaults were being undertaken across the Line of Control (LoC) to counter terrorist action from Pakistan. Asked when the attacks took place, Narula said it was "recent, very recent" operation. " Pak Army has been providing support to armed infiltrators by engaging our forward troops from their weapon emplacements and pill-boxes closer to the Line of Control.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:39

Having insisted that he was capable of striking the "ultimate deal" for peace between Palestinians and Israelis, Trump made no mention of a two-state solution, which has always been considered internationally as the preferred solution but which Israel's right-wing government has publicly begun to shy away from.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 10:59

But Macron, France's 39-year-old political wunderkind, appeared to be ready for him when they met for lunch at the U.S. embassy in Brussels ahead of a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit. President Trump is in Italy Friday for meetings with leaders of the biggest economies in the world. Interestingly, a few reports said that even before moving to Belgium, Trump called its capital, Brussels , a "hellhole".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:25

British police say officers investigating the Manchester Arena concert blast have arrested a fifth suspect, and are assessing a package the suspect was carrying. Manchester police arrested a person during their raid Wednesday at a house only a 10-minute walk from the home of the suicide bomber. The identities of the men and any charges against them have not been revealed.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 10:57

On Wednesday, Arthur's defendant attorneys issued court papers with reference to the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, referring to the lethal injection procedure as unusual and inhumane punishment . Two executions were stopped when Arthur's convictions were overturned. He was convicted in the 1982 murder-for-hire slaying of Troy Wicker. They also said in a separate filing that a sedative used by the state is ineffective and would not render Arthur unconscious.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:52

The statement from attorney Jamie Gorelick was issued amid reports that the FBI was investigating meetings Kushner had in December with Russian officials. According to officials close to the situation, however, many within the Federal Bureau of Investigation had come to believe that the Russian document was unreliable and was possibly a piece of misinformation planted to mislead investigators.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:29

The White House and representatives for Melania Trump haven't commented on the matter. US PRESIDENT Donald Trump copped the ultimate rejection as he arrived in Israel on Monday. Melania Trump has coolly snubbed her husband for the second day in a row, literally leaving him hanging as the couple disembarked Air Force One in Rome.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:19

The incident "only confirms" Tallinn's "destructive policy" towards its neighboring countries, the statement said, adding that "it looks like someone has made a decision to further escalate the situation on Russia's border and support myths of a Russian threat".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:03

Dancers from Thursday Island in the Torres Strait at the opening ceremony for the National Indigenous Constitutional Convention in Mutitjulu near Uluru on Tuesday. "Makarrata is the culmination of our agenda: the coming together after a struggle", says the convention declaration, referring to the word of the Yolngu people of north-east Arnhem Land for treaty or settlement.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 10:11

The White House chief and the Wahhabi monarch spoke a day after they signed $ 350 billion in trade deals, including the largest arms deal signed in the history of the United States. Hard-liners who dominate Netanyahu's government grew particularly concerned when White House national security adviser H.R. McMaster voiced support last week for Palestinian "self-determination".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 10:57

The Crystal Maze arrives on Channel 4 in June. Ahead of Ayoade's hosting of the new 20-episode season, the first promotional pictures of the new presenter in the role have been released by Channel 4 . The series is filmed at a swanky purpose-built maze in Bristol that spans over 30,000 square feet, and it's being created by original Crystal Maze designer, James Dillon (The Royle Family).

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:44

Speaking alongside Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas , Trump offered his condolences and condemned the "wicked ideology" that led to the attack. "Instead of ignoring or downplaying the role of faith - as many politicians have mistakenly done throughout the years - our president has instead honored its unparalleled influence on the hearts and minds of believers to advance the cause of peace", the Rev.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 10:58

The bomb used in the Manchester attack Monday combined an explosive charge with shrapnel of nuts and screws meticulously arranged for maximum damage, according to photographs published by the New York Times . Of the 22 people killed in Monday night's bombing attack, many were children. Over 60 people were also hospitalised, many with life-threatening injuries.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 11:25

The president wants to continue to keep sanctions in place ... Washington will not ease sanctions on Russian Federation over the conflict in Ukraine and may even get tougher on Moscow , the White House said Friday, ending uncertainty over the USA position on the thorny issue.