House Majority Whip Rep. Steve Scalise, R-La., said clearly there might come a time when the special counsel feels the congressional investigation might interfere with his own probe. "I just fired the head of the F.B.I". "I faced great pressure because of Russian Federation". The White House didn't dispute that report. Spicer denied that Trump fired Comey to block the Russian Federation investigation, saying, "the investigation would have always continued, and obviously, the termination ...
The constituency-by-constituency estimate for The Times by YouGov indicates the Conservative Party could lose 20 seats and see its majority wiped out, while Jeremy Corbyn's Labour may gain 28 seats. Highlighting TV interviews with Channel 4 presenter Jeremy Paxman on Monday night, she said they showed "that only one of us has the determination to deliver the will of the people and make Brexit happen - and only one of us has the plan to make Brexit a success".
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said in London Friday that the U.S. accepts responsibility for the leaks. His father, Ramadan Abedi, was arrested in Tripoli soon after, and has been accused of being a member of the al-Qaeda-backed Libyan Islamic Fighting Group in the 1990s.
Obama refused to wear a scarf in Saudi Arabia , but they were insulted", Trump tweeted at the time. Speaking to leaders from around 50 Muslim-majority countries in Saudi Arabia, the President attacked militants as "barbaric criminals who seek to obliterate human life".
A 12-year-old Victorian girl has died in a devastating auto bomb explosion in Baghdad while she was lining up for ice cream. Esra Alver, the school's year seven coordinator, said Zynab's peers were being offered counselling, and had prayed for her on Wednesday morning.
As a result, the CBO analysis estimates that 14 million people would lose Medicaid coverage , which accounts for most of the savings under the bill, $834 billion over 10 years. It will destabilize individual health insurance for one sixth of all Americans . Premium prices would start to depend on any waivers granted to the states beginning 2020.
Four Asean members, the Philippines , Brunei , Malaysia and Vietnam , along with Taiwan and China , contest the sovereignty of several islands of this strategic maritime space, which Beijing claims nearly in its entirety. China does not recognize the ruling . The Philippines last month hosted the 30 ASEAN summit, which was highlighted by a watered-down communique that evaded reference to China's maritime encroachment in the South China Sea .
He did not elaborate. "With Israel reacting to Unesco time and again saying that the Temple Mount is ours, it's time that we enact full Jewish sovereignty on the mount!" Its total defence budget amounts to some $16 billion, excluding the USA aid.
But those who study the long-time bond between America and Europe said even the unconventional Trump presidency can't break that transatlantic tie. Mr Trump claims 23 of the 28 member nations are not paying what they should and it's "not fair" to the people of the United States.
Hours after the Friday's attack , Egypt's air force launched six strikes over its western border, targeting jihadist training camps in the Libyan port city of Derna, which is controlled by jihadists close to Al-Qaeda. The claim was carried by the Amaq News Agency, which is linked to the Islamic State , also known as ISIS or ISIL, according to the SITE Intelligence Group, a USA -based group that tracks jihadist organizations and their online activities.
He posted to social media site Twitter after watching Mr Corbyn and Prime Minister Theresa May quizzed by the audience followed by an interview with Jeremy Paxman. Corbyn's decision means May will now be the only major party leader not to take part in the debate, having confirmed that the home secretary Amber Rudd will appear in her place.
Residents said the force of the blast shattered windows up to a mile away. No group has yet said it carried out the bombing. No organisation has yet claimed responsibility for the deadly attack. It was one of the worst attacks Kabul had seen since the drawdown of foreign forces from the country at the end of 2014. This month, another attack targeted a convoy of foreign troops near the US Embassy in Kabul , killing eight people.
Embassy is not located there but in another part of the city, about a kilometer (half mile) away. The commander of United States forces in Afghanistan , General John Nicholson, told a congressional hearing earlier this year that he needed several thousand more troops to help Afghan forces break a "stalemate" with the Taliban .
But people close to Trump point to two names that have emerged in the conversations: David Urban, who oversaw the Pennsylvania operation for the Trump campaign, and Gary Cohn, the president's top economic adviser and former Goldman Sachs executive.
North Korea said it was a test of its capability to carry a "large-size heavy nuclear warhead", drawing Security Council condemnation. "We are living in the reality where there is a high possibility of military clashes" along the disputed sea border off the Koreas' west coast or along the heavily-fortified land frontier that divides them, he said.
Trump tweeted Tuesday: "Russian officials must be laughing at the USA & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the Fake News". Kushner discussed creating a backchannel between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin to discuss military operations in Syria and other matters in a meeting last December with Russian ambassador to Washington Sergey Kislyak, sources with knowledge of the situation told CNN.
He tweeted that's " very bad " for the USA and said "this will change". President Donald Trump heaped new criticism on German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday with a tweet peppered with capital letters that called attention to a "MASSIVE" U.S.
Speaking ahead of the launch, Ms Sturgeon said that both the Tories' and Labour's economic plans had "unravelled" under scrutiny from the Institute for Fiscal Studies. Scotland should have a choice about our future at the end of the Brexit process. "You walk into Downing Street in a couple of weeks' time, what do you say to Nicola Sturgeon?" "Only the SNP can provide the strong opposition that Scotland needs to protect our schools, hospitals and vital public services from deeper Tory ...
The bridge cuts the distance between Rupai on NH-37 in Assam to Meka or Roing on NH-52 in Arunachal Pradesh by 165 km, limiting the travel time to just one hour. Congratulating Sarbananda Sonowal and his team, the prime minister said it is "remarkable" that he has taken on so many hard problems in one year. "Today is one of the greatest days for the people of Assam as the India's longest and Asia's second longest Dhola-Sadiya bridge is inaugurated by Prime Miniser Narendra Modi", Gogoi said ...
Turkey's National Security Council (MGK) said on Wednesday that the usa government's decision to arm the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia in Syria was "not befitting of an alliance". " These weapons could be used against all humanity, not just Turkey ". As the planned offensive of IS-held Raqqa approaches, the U.S. is living up to its promise and providing small arms to Kurdish fighters readying for the assault.