We gave up our arsenal a few years ago", Assad said. Syria's military had given up all its chemical weapons in 2013 after an agreement made at the time, and would not have used them anyway, AFP quoted Assad as saying in an interview.
Bannon was put on the principals committee-where he never attended a meeting-in part to watch Trump's first national security adviser, Michael Flynn, who has since left in disgrace, Bloomberg reported , also citing an unnamed White House official.
United Nations troops from Nepal are widely blamed for introducing cholera that has killed at least 9,500 people in Haiti since 2010. "What do we say to these kids?" They begged and scavenged for food, but they never could scrape together enough to beat back the hunger, until the United Nations peacekeepers moved in a few blocks away.
UK Ambassador to the UN Matthew Rycroft said after the vote that "regardless of the veto today, trust these words: We will hold the regime to account". But we're going to see what happens. US Ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, called on Moscow to stop protecting Assad, and said the US wants to work with Russian Federation toward a political solution for Syria.
Calling the suicides a humanitarian crisis, the Supreme Court on Thursday said that the state government can not be silent on the issue. Senior BJP leader and Union Minister Pon Radhakrishnan today said Tamil Nadu government should write off the loans of state farmers, a key demand of a group of ryots protesting in New Delhi .
The release of Cohn's financial information comes as the White House unveils as many as 180 financial disclosure reports of top ranking aides and employees. But the report states that she has already earned some amount between $1 million and $5 million from the hotel business between the fiscal periods starting from January 2016 to March 2017.
However she's believed to have phoned Gibraltarian chief minister Fabian Picardo to assure him of her support. En route to the Middle East for a three-day visit to Jordan and Saudi Arabia, the first trade and security offensive for the prime minister since the official Brexit process began, May reiterated the commitment to getting a "good deal" for Gibraltar .
Last month, Gaza's Hamas chief, Yahya Sinwar, confirmed his terrorist organization will continue its campaign to fight Israel until it secures "the liberation of all of Palestine". The Palestinian Authority condemned the executions, said it was illegal since Hamas did not get the permission to execute from Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.
In the process, the passenger's mouth was hit and bled. In the next step on its stumbling apology tour, United has announced that every other passenger who was on that flight will be compensated for their fare. Munoz said Sunday's incident resulted from a "system failure" that prevented employees from using "common sense" and that Dr Dao , whose face was bloodied during the altercation with security before takeoff, was not at fault.
Manu said the next Lok Sabha by-election would be held on schedule on April 12 in south Kashmir's Anantnag constituency. After the Election Commission chose to postpone the by-election in Anantnag Lok Sabha constituency to 25 May from 12 April, the authorities made a decision to restore internet services in the valley.
As news breaks about Trump campaign officials embroiled in the FBI Russian investigation, local Common Cause activists began nationwide delivery of petitions to Members of Congress, urging them to support the formation of an independent commission to investigate the Russian government's attack on the 2016 election.
Facebook on Thursday also took out newspaper ads with tips for spotting fake news in major publications in France and Germany. Facebook has put light on the example of France , wherein new changes have enabled the company to take action against 30,000 plus fake accounts.
The scheme incentivizes not just one-time adoption of BHIM by merchants, but will also encourage transactions via BHIM mode (either QR code or VPA or Mobile number or "Pay to Aadhaar"). This way, Aadhaar Pay and BHIM removes the necessity of smartphone for the buyer, if he needs to make a payment. The PM lauded telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and his team for their efforts in providing a sound ecosystem for "Digital India" and asked him to get the technology patented.
The levying of service charge without seeking customer consent will be considered as unfair trade practice under the Consumer Protection Act, he added. He also said the establishments printing dual MRPs on products will be met with action. When asked if it would deem as an interference by the government, Paswan said, "We don't want to control anything".
It attracted a crowd of hundreds. A notification issued by the police stated that 59 people were arrested from the university for their suspected involvement in the lynching. The Pakistani government has yet to comment publicly on Khan's killing. Last month Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif voiced his support for a wide-ranging crackdown on blasphemous content on social media.
The US military's largest non-nuclear bomb killed dozens of Islamic State militants as it smashed their mountain hideouts, Afghan officials said Friday, ruling out any civilian casualties despite the weapon's destructive power. There were no immediate reports of civilian casualties, but local authorities said the fighting had prevented them from visiting the bomb site near the village of Shodal, perched above a valley of green fields and mud-brick houses in Nangarhar province, near the ...
Supporters cheer candidate for the presidential election Marine Le Pen during a campaign meeting in Monswiller, near Strasbourg, earlier this month. The European Parliament last month lifted Le Pen's immunity in another investigation, over tweeting gruesome images of Islamic State violence. Asked whether she would abandon politics if she loses the presidential election , Le Pen fired back: "No, I am not like Macron, I am not one-shot".
Pyongyang took a swipe at long-standing ally China on Friday, implying that Beijing was "cooperating" with Washington for the collapse of North Korea, via an article in the Rodong Sinmun . "So that's why. It's not the DPRK but the USA and Trump that makes trouble". "Trump is always making provocations with his aggressive words". North Korean officials responded by stating that the USA action in Syria was "absolutely unpardonable" and claimed the strike proved that its own nuclear weapons ...
Mesut Ozil says a greater focus must be given towards Arsenal's top-four hopes, rather than his own future beyond the end of the season. The Evening Standard reported on Thursday that Arsenal are prepared to offer the Chile global a bumper deal worth £300,000-a-week - making him the best paid player in the Premier League .
Edmonton center Connor McDavid, the NHL's leading scorer in the regular season, had one assist in his playoff debut to extend his point streak to 15 games. He missed seven games after having his mouth and teeth smashed by a deflected puck. Nobody was biting on the idea that they'd turned into a fragile team in their very first playoff game.