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by | Мая 27, 2017 | 15:38

As has been common in this year's special elections and last year's presidential race, the Republican candidate did especially well in rural areas, and ran ahead of his losing numbers in the 2016 gubernatorial race (though also well behind Donald Trump's performance) in much of the state.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 15:28

In a statement, Qalibaf said he is supporting the fundamental change to the status quo through the fight against the affluent minority who has held their grips on the economic resources of the country. Raisi, a cleric and former attorney general, serves as the head of the Imam Reza charity foundation , which manages a vast conglomerate of businesses and endowments in Iran.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 15:47

The statement from attorney Jamie Gorelick was issued Thursday amid reports that the FBI was investigating meetings Kushner had in December with Russian officials. Former FBI Director James Comey . Chaffetz responded to FBI Thursday, saying his committee has a "Constitutionally-based prerogative to conduct investigations" and does not want to interfere with the Special Counsel's probe.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:17

He also barged aside the Montenegrin leader in front of cameras. Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said that joining the U.S. -led anti-Islamic State coalition "will send a strong political message of NATO's commitment to the fight against terrorism and also improve our coordination within the coalition".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 15:16

The President's son-in-law is just the latest associate of Mr. Trump's to come under investigative scrutiny. Reserved in public, he was on prominent view during Trump's first presidential trip, as befits a trusted behind-the-scenes adviser involved in everything from Middle East peace to an initiative to streamline the U.S.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 15:15

Rouhani was responding to Trump's controversial statements he made during a visit to Israel on May 22. He also demanded that Iran cease its support of "terrorists and militias". Iranian president also highlighted bilateral and trilateral cooperation along with Russian Federation in regional issues including Astana talks and deemed them a step toward peace and stability in region.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:44

British Columbia's final ballot count starts Monday to determine which party forms the province's next government nearly two weeks after election day, barring judicial recounts. "In this election our greatest obstacle was our viability". "About half of those who voted for the party are saying well, we didn't get it done".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 15:03

But he declined to comment on reports that his force has stopped sharing intelligence on the Manchester attack with the United States. Britain has named the suspected suicide bomber who killed 22 people in an attack on a Manchester concert Monday as Salman Abedi , who was born in Britain of Libyan origin.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:28

A number of leaks have hit the Trump administration. Manchester police said on Wednesday they're investigating a network they think orchestrated the bombing, and the suspected perpetrator's father and brother were arrested in Tripoli.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:35

Promoting an Iran more open to political discussion inside and out has won Rouhani a great deal of support with Iran's youth and Iran's middle class. Trump also attended a summit with leaders of the 6-nation Gulf Cooperation Council on Sunday. More than 50 percent of Iran's population is under the age of 35.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:11

Trump labelled Bethlehem, "a precious city" and said he intended "to do everything he could" to achieve a peace agreement between the Israelis and Palestinians. He reiterated the Palestinians' demands, including establishing a capital in East Jerusalem , territory Israel claims as well, insisting that "our problem is not with the Jewish religion, it's with the occupation and settlements, and with Israel not recognizing the state of Palestine ".

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 15:25

In a late-breaking story this evening, the Washington Post reported that senior White House advisor Jared Kushner attempted to set up a "secret and secure" backchannel with the Kremlin-and suggested that Russian diplomatic facilities in the United States be used to do so.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:21

However, Wenger 's recent switch to the increasingly popular 3-4-3 means his team is one in transition, but at a time when Mertesacker's experience could prove vital against Chelsea's potent attack , the German will also be under pressure to adjust.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:04

Nathan Thrall from the International Crisis Group and author of a new book on past Israeli-Palestinian peace talks agreed that "there was nothing substantive in Trump's public comments". After his meeting with Abbas, Trump returned to Jerusalem to pay tribute to the 6 million Jews killed in the Holocaust. He reiterated the Palestinians' demands, including establishing a capital in East Jerusalem, territory Israel claims as well, insisting that "our problem is not with the Jewish ...

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 15:39

Now 54, Mourinho is at his seventh club as a manager after spells with Benfica, Uniao de Leiria, Porto, Chelsea , Inter Milan and Real Madrid before last summer's move to Old Trafford and he has no intention stopping any time soon . Rooney , who says he has no end of offers both in England and overseas with China often being mooted as a possible destination, says ultimately the decision could come down to whether he is satisfied with a bit part role at United or having regular first ...

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 15:36

The FBI and the oversight committee - as well as other congressional panels - are looking into Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election and possible connections between Russia and the Trump campaign. Trump son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner wanted to create a backchannel communications link between the President's transition and the Kremlin, according to alleged discussions reported Friday.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:50

Since the attack, armed police backed up by the army have been patrolling cities and trains. Britain's terror threat assessment has been hiked to "critical", the highest level, meaning an attack is considered imminent. British police working on the case have resumed intelligence sharing with USA counterparts after a brief halt because of anger over leaks to US media thought by the be coming from US officials.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:59

Following a tumultuous ten-days for the president where he faced calls for impeachment from some democrats for sharing classified information with Russian Federation and a deepening crisis over his relationship with former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey, Mr Trump's team has been keen to cast Mr Trump as a credible global leader as he prepares to make a series of visits to potentially politically charged regions such as Israel, the Vatican and Brussels.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 13:54

The length of the bridge, including viaducts, is 9.15 km with 7.3 km approach road from the Dhola side and 12.5 km from Sadia side. Media reports said the bridge would help India's military forces access the border with China, adding that it was created to facilitate the movement of 60-tonne battle tanks.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 15:02

French President Emmanuel Macron , Italian Premier Paolo Gentiloni, who is serving as host, and British Prime Minister Theresa May are also making their debut, and the meeting is the first since the United Kingdom voted to exit the European Union , which is also represented at the gathering.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:57

Newly re-elected Iranian President Hassan Rouhani , who ran on a platform of peaceful coexistence with the West and other Muslim countries. While the UAE and Iran enjoy close trade relations, they stand politically apart, as the Gulf Arab states around Saudi Arabia accuse the Islamic republic of destabilizing the region.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:19

The chief of Venezuela's electoral council says the embattled South American nation jolted by almost two months of opposition protests will hold regional elections in December. Opposition leaders say various military dissenters have been rounded up. Congressman and Doctor Jose Manuel Olivares yells as he marches with other medial professionals to the Health Ministry, to demand Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro open a so-called humanitarian corridor for the delivery of medicine and food ...

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 13:59

Numerous elderly marchers said it made them angry to see a once prosperous nation devolve into a country with triple-digit inflation, shortages of basic necessities like food and medicine and one of the world's highest homicide rates. Elderly Venezuelan protesters on Friday threw punches and yelled curses at riot police blocking the latest in six weeks of demonstrations against President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 15:10

Of course, balloons are hard to control, pigs are fast runners, and much of Texas is covered in tree cover that would make hunting hard from the air. Hot air balloons, on the other hand, are basically silent and and offer a more stable shooting platform.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 13:47

Carlsson missed his first six cuts of this season before posting 24 and 18place finishes. Hend is not having a great year to date but he did lead this event into the final round last year before finishing 15th and with his good effort in Thailand to boost his confidence he could do well again.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:28

Mr Rouhani is a moderate cleric who helped secure a landmark 2015 nuclear deal with Western powers. It was the Syrians and Iraqis who fought the terrorists and Iran, Hezbollah and Russian Federation were beside them. "He [Trump] should know that relevant global bodies have time and again stated Iran has fulfilled its commitments", the official said. Already fragile diplomatic and trade ties between Sunni Saudi Arabia and Shi'ite-dominated Iran were severed past year after Saudi ...

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:04

In 2013, Mulvaney claimed it was hypocritical for Republicans to advocate for large cuts in funding for federal agencies while excluding the U.S. Department of Defense. In 10 years, there would be a $191 billion reduction in food stamps or nearly 30 percent. In agriculture, the proposed budget would limit subsidies to farmers , including for purchasing crop insurance, a move already attacked by farm state lawmakers.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:21

The fiscal 2018 budget proposal, released by the White House on Tuesday, would cut the DOT's discretionary budget by almost 13 percent , to $16.2 billion. Because right now, my unborn grandchildren are paying for it, and I think that is morally bankrupt. Recent polls have found little public support for cuts to Medicaid, but that may not be a surprise: Americans tend not to favor budget cuts when asked about specific areas being affected.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:32

This was said even though Duterte has been accused of gross human rights violation and killing of thousands of people in what he deems to be a war against the drug problem in the country and has in the past made unflattering statements against the then US President Barack Obama.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:00

A day earlier, the Iraqi air force had dropped leaflets over the enclave warning residents to flee "immediately" to "safe passages". Iraqi forces, backed by global coalition, have been fighting to drive out IS militant from the western side of Mosul , but several neighborhoods, including the densely-populated old city center, are still under control of the extremist militant.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:50

Trump arrived at the Presidential palace in Bethlehem in the morning after travelling there by vehicle from Jerusalem. Thank you for such a wonderful and unforgettable visit , Prime Minister @Netanyahu and @PresidentRuvi . The Israeli settlements, status of Jerusalem or whether the U.S. would continue to insist on a two-state solution giving the Palestinians sovereign territory were not discussed.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:54

May said she would talk to Trump at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit later on Thursday about the leaks, which included the publication of photographs of the bomb site by the New York Times . Authorities have detained a total of 11 people since the attack, but a 16-year-male and an adult woman were released without charges. The victims of the attack were still being identified on Wednesday, and pictures of British troops deployed in the central government district in ...

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 13:35

President Donald Trump giving a speech in Saudi Arabia . Based on a September 2016 agreement, the United States will be bankrolling Israel's military spending to the tune of around $38 billion dollars effective from 2019 for the next 10 years.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 13:57

Hapilon gained notoriety beyond the Philippines when he allegedly helped Abu Sayyaf kidnap 20 hostages from a Filipino resort in 2001. Washington has offered a $5 million reward for information leading to Hapilon's capture, but he has proved elusive.

by | Мая 27, 2017 | 14:27

The American Health Care Act of 2017 ( AHCA ) passed the House of Representatives after a series of amendments allowed for the bill in its new form to gain a majority by the narrowest of margins. "As predicted, the CBO score confirms that the American Health Care Act moves the nation toward a more affordable health care system that lowers health insurance premiums and reduces the federal deficit by $ 119 billion ", Rogers said .