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by | Июня 14, 2017 | 16:13

A South Korean Defense Ministry official, who spoke to the AP on the condition of anonymity, said that the drone was found in a South Korean Border town and that it taken 10 photos of a U.S. Seoul's former conservative government closed the industrial zone in February 2016 after North Korea tested a long-range rocket in defiance of global sanctions.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:34

The Scottish Tories had their best election result since 1983 last week, returning 13 MPs , after the party's Scottish leader, Ruth Davidson , ran an autonomous campaign which sidelined May. She declined to comment further on Monday. But one lawmaker said May recognised that a broader consensus needs to be built during Monday's meeting with Conservative members of parliament.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:29

In a statement released Tuesday by public treasury officials, Ronaldo is accused of "four crimes against the public treasury between 2011-2014... which involves tax fraud of 14,768,897 euros (USD $65.5 million/GBP 12.9 million)". Ronaldo is not the first Spanish football player to be hit with tax fraud accusations. Mendes's company, Gestifute , denied that his clients had avoided paying tax.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:57

The first lady and her son had been living at their Manhattan apartment in Trump Tower since President Donald Trump's inauguration so Barron could finish up his year of school there. The first family is together again under the same roof: the White House. Ivanka Trump has taken a White House job as an adviser to her father. Donald Trump became president in January this year.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 15:01

And on Friday his lieutenant and shadow chancellor John McDonnell said: "In the interests of the country we are willing to form a government - a minority government - to put forward a programme, a Queen's speech , as well as an alternative budget and an alternative programme for the Brexit negotiations".

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 15:03

Police have turned a church near the scene of a massive west London high-rise fire into a makeshift center for evacuees. Many people at St. He says it was frightening but people are being cared for well. The London Fire Brigade said on Twitter they were responding to a fire on the Lancaster West Estate after multiple calls. It's also not clear whether people are trapped.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:53

May had been misled by polls indicating that the Conservative Party would be able to decimate the Labour Party, which appeared to be in disarray under the leadership of socialist Jeremy Corbyn. With the Lib Dems picking up just 12 out of parliament's 650 seats, Smith was convinced his stance against the two dominating parties would not block Britain's European Union departure.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:28

Since 9/11, war has accelerated wear and tear on equipment and troops, Dunford explained. "But, most of all, that the Taliban no longer has the freedom of movement that we're seeing right now that has been rolled back", he said . More than 2,200 USA troops have died, and more than 20,000 more have been wounded. To date, more than 2,300 Americans have been killed and over 17,000 wounded.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:54

May called the election called in a bid to strengthen her mandate ahead of European Union exit talks. Those 10 MPs, plus the 318 Conservative MPs that were elected on Thurdsay, are enough for a majority in Parliament. The British pound tumbled on Friday against the US dollar and the euro before stabilising, down 1.7 and 1.4 percent against the two currencies respectively.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 15:19

Asked about Trump's own contention that the president fired Comey with the Russian Federation probe in mind, and regardless of any recommendation from anyone else, Sessions said: "I guess I'll just have to let his words speak for themselves".

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:50

Secretary Mattis equated "winning" in Afghanistan with the Afghan government's ability to handle the enemy's level of violence, which he said will require a "residual force" of US and allied forces to train Afghan troops and maintain high-end capabilities.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 15:17

Corbyn's newly energized Labour Party officially backs Brexit - since voters endorsed it in a referendum previous year - but many important figures in the party advocate a much "softer" approach, and their views now may now carry sway. "Britain is a member of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, so we have a lot of shared challenges to deal with, and that's the spirit we want to carry out these negotiations in".

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:12

PRESIDENT Donald Trump's plan to withdraw the United States of America from the 2015 Paris Agreement on Climate Change is a setback for the efforts of responsible countries trying to reduce carbon emissions. "That the U.S.is now left as a footnote to climate action ... is very sad". Building on the leadership the Government of Canada has shown at home and overseas since the Paris climate talks, Minister McKenna promoted Canada's climate plan and indicated that the collaboration ...

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:07

May had unexpectedly called the snap election seven weeks ago, three years early, polls predicting she would massively increase the slim majority she had inherited from Cameron. To retain her role as Prime Minister, May moved quickly announcing her intention to pursue a partnership with the DUP, a small party from Northern Ireland known for pursuing a more socially conservative agenda than the Tories.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:19

I just hope He stands a better chance of scoring a comeback than Nick Clegg. Afterwards Mrs Foster repeated her assertion that the negotiations would focus on UK-wide interests. The performance of the British economy could also influence perceptions of Brexit . The ritual gave an opportunity for brief speeches from party leaders.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 13:57

The talks with the DUP follow May's apology to Conservative rank-and-file lawmakers in a meeting Monday which signaled she would be more open to consultation, particularly with business leaders demanding answers about the details on Britain's departure from the European Union.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 15:21

Flumes of black and gray smoke were rising high into the air over London hours after the blaze was sparked. Firefighters in the English capital have been battling the spectacular fire in a 27-storey apartment building for several hours.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 15:23

It's one thing that US President Donald Trump abused his power and fired FBI Director #James Comey for investigating his ties to Russian Federation, which is technically obstruction of justice and might just get him impeached , but now the President's friend Christopher Ruddy says he's thinking of firing #Robert Mueller , too.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:55

Korea suffered a 3-2 loss to Qatar in Doha on Tuesday in the final round of the Asian qualifier for the 2018 World Cup in Russian Federation, casting doubts on Korea's hope to qualify for the quadrennial event for the ninth straight time. The show of support for Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani came after several Gulf nations and Egypt cut ties with Qatar and imposed economic sanctions on Doha for allegedly supporting "extremism".

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:49

Rothwell said he personally would not take an aspirin for primary prevention but he also said that for safety reasons no one now taking it daily should stop doing so without consulting their doctor. Professor Peter Rothwell, from Oxford University, said: 'We have known for some time that aspirin increases the risk of bleeding for elderly patients.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:40

The attorneys general for Maryland and Washington D.C. filed a lawsuit Monday against President Donald Trump , alleging that he violated the Constitution's anti-corruption clauses by accepting payments from foreign governments since taking office.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 13:59

North Korea regularly accuses Washington and Seoul of sending spies to overthrow its government to enable the US-backed South Korean government to take control of the Korean Peninsula. In a statement, the family said: "We want the world to know how we and our son have been brutalized and terrorized by the pariah regime". "With tensions as high as they are, we felt that we needed to talk about Otto and put a face on the person", Cindy Warmbier said.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 13:42

Much like the problems for executive privilege created by Trump's possibly waiving his office's exclusive right, however, the president's repeated public mentions of the matter may also make issuing a restraining order - let alone requesting one - legally hard, if not impossible.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:40

Jeff Sessions has heatedly denied that he had any undisclosed meeting with the Russian ambassador or conversations with Russian officials about the United States elections. The Attorney-General cited what he claimed was a Justice Department policy to keep conversations with the President confidential, but critics say no such policy exists.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 13:56

He says the encounter was consensual. "Mrs. Cosby has been supporting Mr. Cosby for the entire time they've been together for 53 years", he said. Bill Cosby , with wife Camille Cosby on his side, arrive at Montgomery County Courthouse.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:39

Mattis said the Taliban were "surging" and that the extremist group's progress had to be curtailed. Some US officials have questioned the benefit of sending more troops to Afghanistan because any politically palatable number would not be enough to turn the tide, much less create stability and security.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 15:13

They said: "We want the world to know how we and our son have been brutalized and terrorized by the pariah regime" in North Korea . He's now being freed, but this doesn't arrive as happy news because Warmbier has reportedly been in a coma for at least a year.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 13:37

The legislation also mandates VA leaders provide more training on whistleblower rights and be prohibited from firing employees who have filed complaints through official channels. "For far too long the failures of bad actors have tarnished the good name of all VA employees", said House Veterans' Affairs Committee Chairman Rep.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:39

Sessions testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday where he faced intense questioning, primarily from Democrats , over his role in former FBI Director James Comey's firing last month and his past contacts with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak .

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 15:16

The chaos has also weighed on the pound, which has plunged nearly two percent since Thursday, and the government may have to delay the announcement of its policy plans to parliament. Mrs Foster declined to go into detail about the negotiations but said that government stability, Brexit, counter-terrorism and doing what's right for Northern Ireland economically were high on the agenda .

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 13:48

Spicer, the spokesman, declined to say then that Sessions enjoyed Trump's confidence, though spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said later in the week that the president had confidence "in all of his Cabinet". Sessions recused himself on March 2, one day after the Washington Post reported that he met with Russia's ambassador to the U.S. Sergey Kislyak, despite testimony indicating otherwise.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 15:08

An ambulance took Warmbier from the airport to the University of Cincinnati Medical Center. He was arrested in January last year for allegedly stealing a political propaganda sign from a hotel in North Korea and was later sentenced to 15 years of hard labor.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:57

The Ninth Circuit Court ruled only that Trump had failed to fulfill requirements under immigration laws that govern when the president may stop entry of foreign nationals into the country. Following its 86-pages of arguments the judges remanded the case to the district court with instructions to re-issue the injunction against Trump's Executive Order in line with the appeal court's decision.

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 14:46

Sessions reportedly offered to resign in wake of the president's criticism. "If, as the president said , I was sacked because of the Russian Federation investigation, why was the attorney general involved in that chain?" "Americans don't want to hear that answers to relevant questions are privileged".

by | Июня 14, 2017 | 13:21

In the hours immediately after Thursday's embarrassing election setback for the Conservatives , British media reported that finance minister Philip Hammond had told May she needed to put "jobs first" in any new deal with Brussels. "Of course I talk to people from different parties, thats what governing in the national interest is all about". That means leaving the EU Single Market, controlling immigration from the EU and leaving the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice.