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by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:42

PA spokesperson Nabil Abu-Rudeineh said that the decision was a "positive and important step that will advance the cause of peace and the construction of bridges of understanding". Many had queued from before dawn at the Israeli checkpoints that control access to annexed east Jerusalem from the rest of the occupied West Bank. "The time has come to put an end to this farce", Steinitz told Army Radio.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:34

Nevertheless, GOP lawmakers have remained deeply divided on healthcare and tax reform. Trump, who suggested Tuesday that Democrats would have used the procedure if they held the majority, appeared to concede that Republicans can forgo bipartisanship when pushing forward the large-scale legislative priorities.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:30

Greater Manchester Police said a 100 metre cordon was in place after the vehicle was found in Devell Court in Rusholme. Detective Chief Superintendent Russ Jackson said: 'This is potentially a significant development in the investigation'.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 15:46

The government of the Philippines has seen the situation with the jihadist insurgency on the island of Mindanao exacerbate as an airstrike against the militants has killed 11 government soldiers. "There must be some mistake there, either the men directing from the ground or the pilot", he said. Sometimes the fog of war . Adiong said they are appealing to the military to "resort to other mechanisms".

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:44

He accused the Wall Street institution of extending a "financial lifeline" to Maduro and making a "quick buck" from the suffering of the Venezuelan people. A group of almost 30 protesters gathered outside Goldman Sachs' New York headquarters on Tuesday. Goldman Sachs said it bought the debt on the secondary market and did not deal directly with the government.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:12

Although, the Philippines police chief Ronald dela Rosa said they did not believe it was a terror attack and said Islamic State may have claimed it to add to their propaganda. He had stuffed chips totaling 113 million pesos ($2.3 million) in a backpack, but this had been recovered by police, he added. Eyewitnesses told police they saw at least one masked man dressed in black firing a gun on the resort's second floor, ABS-CBN News reported .

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:45

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang and top officials from the European Union are on Friday set to reaffirm their commitment to a landmark climate change agreement, a day after President Donald Trump said he was pulling the United States out of the Paris accord .

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:04

Back from overseas and confronting an unforgiving political environment, President Donald Trump appears increasingly isolated inside the White House, according to advisers, venting frustration over the performance of his staff and openly talking about shaking it up.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:33

Corbyn's left-wing message appeared to be resonating among some of the residents of Basildon, a middle-class town near London that voted 68.6 percent in favour of Brexit in last year's referendum. She then turned to Mr Corbyn and said: "That's the conversations we've had, isn't it?" Like the shadow Brexit secretary, Keir Starmer, before him , the Labour leader promised a more consensual approach, though gave few clues about what compromises he would be prepared to offer the EU.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:35

The Democratic nominee in last year's bitterly fought White House race addressed a technology conference in California, speaking at length about what she termed a Moscow-led campaign of "disinformation" against her that influenced the vote.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 15:20

Manchester-born Salman Abedi, a 22-year-old of Libyan origin, was named as the bomber. All net ticket proceeds of the show will go directly to the We Love Manchester Emergency fund, set up by Manchester City Council in partnership with the British Red Cross to support grieving families and victims of the attack.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:50

Some of those people helping the Russians, she said, had access to "polling and data information". On Wednesday night, his 2016 election rival and defeated candidate Hillary Clinton also joined in the joking and tweeted: "People in covfefe houses shouldn't throw covfefe".

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:51

Teresito Suganob, who was abducted by gunmen last week with some parishioners, appealing for the group's safety. The Catholic bishops of Mindanao, where Marawi City is located, have said that Duterte's martial law declaration for the southern Philippines must be temporary.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:59

Comey confirms that the FBI is investigating alleged ties between Trump's election campaign team and the Russian government. Though not included in the committee's announcement, subpoenas were also approved seeking information on any requests by former National Security Advisor Susan Rice, former CIA Director John Brennan, and former UN Ambassador Samantha Power to unmask names of Trump associates in intelligence reports .

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:04

Trump says during a White House Rose Garden announcement that the US will exit the landmark climate agreement aimed at reducing carbon emissions to slow climate change. "It was bold American ambition that encouraged dozens of other nations to set their sights higher as well." "NY is committed to meeting the standards set forth in the Paris Accord regardless of Washington's irresponsible actions".

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:44

Trump hopes to jump-start direct talks between Israelis and Palestinians over the next several months, leaning on regional Arab support. Palestinian and other Arab leaders are praising Trump's decision. More than half of Jordan's citizens are of Palestinian descent. Government spokesman Mohammed Momani said Jordan welcomed Trump's decision and believed it sent an important message.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:53

Mr Farron has been dogged by questions on the subject after saying in a Channel 4 interview two years ago: "We are all sinners". The Liberal Democrat leader was repeatedly asked about his attitudes towards homosexuality during LBC's Leaders Live with Nick Ferrari.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 15:05

The governors of Washington, California, and NY say they're committed to reducing greenhouse gas levels 26 to 28 percent below 2005 levels and complying with Obama's Clean Power Plan. It's unclear when discussions between the three governors began, but they announced their new pact within an hour of Trump's announcement. "I am a strong believer that our industry needs to have a voice with governments around the world", said Fink, whose company is the world's largest asset manager, with ...

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:58

A man carrying a rifle burst into the Resorts World building near Manila's worldwide airport and shot at TV screens, set tables on fire with petrol and stuffed a bag with gambling chips. Gunshots and explosions rang out early Friday at a mall, casino and hotel complex near Manila's global airport in the Philippine capital , sparking a security alarm amid an ongoing Muslim militant siege in the country's south.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 15:01

People ran screaming out of Resorts World Manila , which is across a road from one of the main terminals of the Philippines' global airport, after the man fired what police chief Ronald dela Rosa said was an M4 assault rifle. He said the man's vehicle in the complex auto park was being examined. He had stuffed chips totalling 113 million pesos ($2 million) in a backpack, but it was later recovered by police.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:14

Earlier Thursday, Russia said it supported the Paris deal. The 197-member climate agreement requires every country to establish ambitious targets to reduce greenhouse gasses . "He cites entirely all the most, perhaps, extreme cost analyses of what this will cost us, but none of the costs of what climate change will cost us, and none of the benefits of what many people say a new green economy will bring to us, as well".

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:27

A gunman stormed a casino in the Philippine capital and torched gambling tables in the crowded space, creating a choking level of smoke that killed at least 36 people, authorities said. Reilly confirmed shots were fired, but did not give details on how many gunmen might be inside. We will update as the situation develops. "We are searching the area as much as we can to make sure the building is clear".

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:26

In response to a Calling Attention Notice, he said that the 34-member countries alliance was announced in December 2015 but later it was redefined as the Islamic Military Coalition as clarified by the Saudi minister for foreign affairs. When Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani questioned with regards to Saudi king's statement about Iran, the adviser said that Iran has been mentioned in the resolution, but it does not mean that all the countries were joining for an action against Iran.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:42

The priest was taken hostage by the Islamist Maute group in the Muslim-dominated Marawi city, where troops have been mounting an offensive against militants. Tens of thousands of people have fled Marawi since Tuesday, when militants went on the rampage seizing a school, a hospital, and a cathedral. While visiting Sulu province to honour wounded soldiers fighting the Abu Sayyaf, another militant group, Duterte announced that he would offer same military benefits to revolutionary fighters ...

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:33

As Trump broke with the Paris pact, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo rolled out a plan on Thursday to invest $1.5 billion in renewable energy and energy efficiency. "We need to be a leader nationally not just in mitigation, but on doing climate change policy that is socially just", he said. In announcing that he was withdrawing the United States from the Paris climate accord , he turned the nation's clock back, striking a blow for head-in-the-sand ignorance and severing ties to the one ...

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:09

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana on Thursday confirmed that eight foreign fighters were among the Islamist militants killed by security forces in Marawi City . President Rodrigo R. Duterte last week declared martial law in Mindanao following deadly battles in Marawi since May 23. Precision-guided bombs were used earlier in airstrikes in Marawi's urban areas, but the military ran out of the high-tech munitions and used conventional ones in Wednesday's bombing run, he said.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:41

Dela Rosa and other police chiefs insisted the assailant was not carrying out a terrorist attack, pointing out he did not shoot anyone, and said it appeared to be a freaky robbery attempt by a "deranged" man. "Please help pray for the injured and the loss of lives due to suffocation", she said in a message to reporters . A tourist wearing a bathrobe gestures after he was evacuated from the Resorts World Manila after gunshots and explosions were heard in Pasay City, Metro Manila , ...

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:50

Maute Group reinforcements rushed the city, pushing out Filipino troops. The government fears the brazen attack and its resilience could strike a chord with the Islamic State leadership in the Middle East and win its endorsement as its Southeast Asian affiliate.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:21

Every president since the bill became law - Bill Clinton, George W. Bush , Barack Obama and now Trump - all signed waivers ". A statement from the White House indicates that the president doesn't want to ruffle Palestinian feathers over the political status of Jerusalem ahead of efforts to restart peace negotiations.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:31

Instead of digging in and strengthening his resolve to beat his mortal enemy, he chose to join them. "I have great memories of (2015) and awful memories of previous year, but they're both lessons you can learn going into this series". The NBA has been at its most prosperous when there are dynasties being formed. So why is it so acceptable in today's National Basketball Association for former enemies to become compadres? "These are the two best teams and if you were on one of these two ...

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:16

Republicans representing northeast IN in Congress applauded President Donald Trump's announcement Thursday that he is pulling the United States out of the 2015 Paris climate agreement , while a Democratic lawmaker panned the move. General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt said he was disappointed, adding, "Climate change is real". "This agreement is less about the climate and more about other countries gaining a financial advantage over the United States", he said.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:37

But in the diplomatic arena, where leader-to-leader calls are highly orchestrated affairs, it is another notable breach of protocol for a president who has expressed distrust of official channels. ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley. But even before his formal appointment, Kushner played a significant role in his father-in-law's presidential campaign.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:22

An upper floor of a nearby mall was on fire, and photos circulating on social media showed plumes of smoke pouring out of the building. The police official said police forensics team found that the victims died due to suffocation. Kimberly Molitas, a spokeswoman for the capital's police office, said 113 million Philippine pesos ($2.27 million) worth of casino chips stolen during the raid had been recovered.

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 13:10

But they also pledged to defend the agreement and not to backtrack in the fight against climate change. Environment Minister Catherine McKenna, meanwhile, announced that Canada would host climate talks in September with the European Union and China .

by | Июня 02, 2017 | 14:13

Trump tweeted Tuesday that "we have a MASSIVE trade deficit with Germany, plus they pay FAR LESS than they should on North Atlantic Treaty Organisation & military". In his return to the White House briefing room Tuesday after a two-week absence, Spicer showed off his pugilistic side, taking aim at members of the press for their reporting on everything from the shakeup rumors to Trump's foreign trip.