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by | June 02, 2017 | 03:25

The suspects - identified by police as 49-year-old Ayten Necmi and Jalal Kheirabaoi, 42 - were arrested Tuesday after fighting broke out between rival groups of protesters following Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's arrival at the residence, according to Anadolu Agency.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:09

Speaking at a news briefing on Tuesday after Trump intensified a dispute with Germany by calling Berlin's trade and spending policies " very bad ", White House spokesman Sean Spicer looked to cool rising tensions. Trump's response came in the early hours of Tuesday when he took to Twitter to once again demand that Germany renegotiate the terms of transatlantic trade and boost its defense spending.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:54

In that role, he helped build models that should have given Hillary Clinton the information she needed to succeed in her campaign-if she had used the data effectively. "Worldwide! Maybe for a minute you'll forget the latest accusation about them transpiring with Russian Federation", she said. Clinton mentioned that her campaign tried to bring to notice Russia's interference in the elections, but her claims were largely ignored at the time.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:18

Sixty people have died and around 1,000 people have been wounded since April 1, when opponents of President Nicolas Maduro intensified their attempts to remove him from power, according to government figures. Goldman Sachs did not say in its statement how much it paid for the bonds. "I also intend to recommend to any future democratic government of Venezuela not to recognize or pay on these bonds".

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:24

Turkey's National Security Council (MGK) said on Wednesday that the US government's decision to arm the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia in Syria was "not befitting of an alliance". "Every single one" of the weapons will be accounted for and the United States will "assure they are pointed at" Isis , he said, adding that the shortcomings identified in the Amnesty report had been examined and corrected.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:33

The two countries notably signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the field of cyber security during Modi s visit as well as a prisoner exchange agreement. Modi also signed the visitor's book at the memorial. "I had an opportunity to visit (the cemetery) and pay homage to those who laid down their lives for Russian Federation", 66- year-old Modi said.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:21

With just one week to go to the polls, May has come under fire for her refusal to join a live television debate on Wednesday and used her campaign speech in Teeside in the north-east of England today to try and win back some of the lost ground.

by | June 02, 2017 | 03:29

Trump is getting conflicting advice from various quarters of the administration. In conversations with his advisers, Trump has cited the affect a withdrawal would have on the states where he won by the largest margins, including in the Rust Belt and the western plains.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:54

The first game between Queensland and New South Wales was at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane this morning (May 31). The last time Fifita turned in a match-winning display in a big game, he was overlooked for the Clive Churchill Medal in the Sharks' grand final - despite scoring the match-winning try .

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:16

He didn't specify which ones. However, the head of the French government's cyber security agency said on Thursday that no evidence of Russian involvement in that attack had been found. Noting that India and Russian Federation were celebrating the 70th anniversary of their relations, Modi said there has been no impact on the ties in all these decades.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:50

Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy confirmed in April that the actress will appear posthumously in Star Wars: The Last Jedi , but not in Star Wars: Episode IX . The gallery mostly consists of (very cool) photos of characters we already know and love, like Leia, Luke, Finn, and Rey. I was thinking, OK, let's go ultra-glamour.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:39

One of the more significant quotations of last week came from President Donald Trump, when he reportedly described the Germans as "bad, very bad", referring to their automobile exports. "The times in which we could fully rely on others are partly over". But Europe's core states will plan much more proactively to fight alone if necessary.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:49

This statement is contradicted by her previous vote for the war in Iraq , as well as her support for various other overseas interventions . What Clinton is referring to is the tradition of a French ban on pre-election campaigning starting about 36 hours before voting.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:40

Tim Ryan (D-Ohio), as well as Reps. Kushner is said to be tied up in the FBI investigation into possible Trump campaign collusion with Moscow, which U.S. This past week, matters grew even more serious for Trump with new media reports of the president's son-in-law and now-White House adviser Jared Kushner prior to Trump taking office allegedly attempting to establish an unsecured, back-channel way of communicating with the Russians.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:59

In a tweet on Wednesday, Trump said he would be announcing his decision on Paris Climate Accord on Thursday at 3.00 PM. Abandoning the pact would isolate the US from a raft of worldwide allies who spent years negotiating the 2015 agreement to fight global warming and pollution by reducing carbon emissions.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:16

The former secretary of state, whom Trump upset in the 2016 presidential election, told Recode's Kara Swisher that she took full responsibility for every decision made on the campaign trail. Charles M. Blow of The New York Times published a take on Trump-as-chef, sprinkling a dash of covfefe that could presumably take a dish to the next level.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:27

But like most days in the Trump White House, it is a house divided. The Vatican , European leaders and companies as diverse as Exxon Mobil Corp . and Microsoft Corp . On Wednesday, global figures began reiterating their own commitment to the Paris deal as Trump prepared to withdraw . Already, the United States employs more people in solar energy (nearly 374,000) than in coal (a little over 160,000), according to the U.S.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:36

The U-turn follows a series of media revelations and questions about Mr Ferrand's business practices before he became a legislator in 2012, when he led a Brittany insurance company. "Whatever the outcome of the judicial inquiry", Anticor's president, Jean-Christophe Picard, told BFM television, "His political accountability is already at stake".

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:18

Mr Modi is the first Indian Prime Minister to visit Spain since 1988. Modi and Rajoy underlined the importance of EU-India relations and the need to deepen the existing EU-India dialogues, the statement said. Particularly, India's participation as Partner country in the Hannover Fair has given a big boost to Indo-German partnership. "In India, the policy of building strong relations with Russian Federation enjoys crosscutting national consensus".

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:31

Trump has previously dismissed climate change as a hoax, tweeting in 2012 that it was "created by and for the Chinese in order to make USA manufacturing non-competitive". The U.S. set a target for reducing greenhouse gas emissions by 2025 at 26 to 28 percent below 2005 levels - or about 1.6 billion tons of annual emissions.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:34

St. Petersburg [Russia], June 1 (ANI): Acknowledging the importance of developing economic cooperation at the regional level, India and Russia on Thursday said they will take steps to facilitate an early commencement of negotiations on a free trade agreement between the Eurasian Economic Union and India.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:56

It would leave the European Central Bank and be reimbursed the paid-in capital in owns in the institution. It said: "Both net contributor and net receiving countries will be keen for a deal to be agreed that softens the blow from the United Kingdom ceasing its full net contributions".

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:59

In a May 31 statement, Amnesty said it had gathered more than half a million signatures worldwide on petitions against persecution of men perceived to be gay in the region in Russia's North Caucasus . During the meeting, Macron reportedly expressed thoughts in line with those of the protestors. Following their first face-to-face meeting in Versailles , the French President's full-on blast at the state news agency Sputnik and broadcaster Russia Today came at a news conference with ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:28

Handshakes are a very big thing to this president, writes CNN's Chris Cillizza. Macron has been seeking President Trump's approval on the Paris Agreement, and Saturday's final working session at the G-7 summit failed to reach unanimous agreement.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:43

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron took aim at the PM by saying: "Where do you think Theresa May is tonight?" " Saudi has the right ", she added, as others began to interject. "I think it's actually about getting out and about, meeting voters and hearing directly from voters". "Far from being a boring election, I think this one may come to be seen as the beginning of a realignment in politics that changes the political map and our concepts of right and left" - Daniel Finkelstein in the ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:54

Moreno will appeal the 70-year sentence, the maximum penalty for murder in the state. Police say Moreno threw Aaden off the 90-foot-high Arrigoni Bridge that spans the Connecticut River between Middletown and Portland. Moreno was pulled from the water half an hour later, with Aaden's body discovered by a kayaker two days later and 14 miles (22.5 km) downstream in East Haddam.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:23

High Times reports the monthly magazine has about 236,000 subscribers. Joining Marley and Levin are Isaac Dietrich, founder of MassRoots , Nick Kovacevich, CEO of Kush Bottles, and Ean Seeb , the owner of Denver Relief. High Times survived the 1980s and the War on Drugs, but suffered declining circulation in the 2000s as readers drifted online and their attention atomized to everything from cable TV, streaming internet, and video games.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:11

The election results showed that an outright majority of voters, from among the 41 million plus who cast ballots, voted to extend the mandate of incumbent Hassan Rouhani . His pledges included freeing former presidential challengers Mirhossein Mousavi and Mehdi Karroubi , along with Mousavi's wife, who have been under house arrest since 2011 after calling for protests in solidarity with pro-democracy uprisings across the Middle East.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:19

Before assuming the role of White House Press Secretary, Sean Spicer was communications director for the Republican National Committee. The White House clarified that Dubke resigned of his own volition, and Dubke in an email said that his reasons for departure were "personal".

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:56

Dubke says he is leaving for personal reasons. It can be hard for communications staffers "to fall back on what you would know as Trump's core principles, to say, 'OK, here's what he's saying in this particular context, ' because basically that can change", Hagle said.

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:31

Last September, Pasztor allegedly admitted to Elkhart police that she killed 7-year-old Liliana Hernandez and 6-year-old Rene Pasztor. The Fort Wayne, Indiana, woman abducted her children on September 26 from their custodial grandparents' home, prompting authorities to issue an Amber Alert.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:20

Smaller parties, including the Scottish National Party and Northern Irish parties, could win 83 seats, The Times newspaper quoted YouGov as predicting. The polls so far have been hard to decipher with both the unpopular social care pledge and the May 22 suicide attack in Manchester influencing voter intentions.

by | June 02, 2017 | 02:06

Flights were temporarily diverted from Melbourne airport, according to theaviation website Flight Radar . "It also proves that the cabin crew were competent when facing such unsafe is also crucial and important to have sufficient crew members on all flights".

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:57

The CBO , a nonpartisan agency that analyzes bills on behalf of Congress , estimates that 14 million people would lose coverage as a result of the proposed $834 billion in Medicaid cuts over 10 years. The Independent Journal Review reporter said when Meadows was told about that part of the new CBO score, he "indicated he would support less-conservative changes to provide more funding for high-risk pools".

by | June 02, 2017 | 00:38

Green party co-leader Caroline Lucas said the "first rule of leadership is to show up". Mr Letts summed it up as a "truly terrible debate", adding: 'Had I not been watching it for your delectation, I would have turned off half way through'.