The committee says the meeting with Jared Kushner will take place Tuesday. He also said Sessions gave "bad answers" about his contacts with Russian officials during his confirmation hearing . and Paul Manafort about testifying at a hearing next week. Brennan said he was disappointed by the president's handling of security issues in his first six months in office.
Seismologists said the shallow depth of the undersea quake was to blame for the damage. Kos attracts young tourists and during peak season has a capacity of around 100,000 beds, a local police official said, adding that more than 85 percent were now booked.
DHS spokesman David Lapan tweeted that the restriction on portable electronic devices (PED) on flights from the Middle East has been lifted. The measures are not just being implemented in Belize. US Secretary of Homeland Security John F. Kelly said that the new standards were created to "raise the global baseline of aviation security". "They'd like to knock down a US airplane in flight on the way to the United States", Kelly said Wednesday, referring to terror groups.
The church leaders said they were anxious that any change to the status quo of the site could "easily lead to serious and unpredictable consequences". The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said he "deeply deplores" the killings of three Palestinians - one of whom was shot by a settler - as anger boiled over increased Israeli restrictions at Jerusalem's al-Aqsa compound.
The group declined further comment on the offensive. "This might be a preliminary shelling for the long-anticipated military operation by Hezbollah to root out the militant groups from the outskirts of Arsal", a source close to the Hezbollah movement said earlier.
Massachusetts Representative James "Jim" McGovern (2 district-Democrat) issued this vow during the United States congressional hearing into the war on drugs in the Philippines late Thursday night (Manila time). During the hearing in Washington, three representatives from different human rights organizations served as panelists and offered their testimonies.
Meanwhile, officers had tracked down the suspect, driving a black Jeep Cherokee , in downtown Clearwater , where he refused to follow their commands. Police say it could have been a lot worse, given how crowded the beaches can be, but that it was fortunate Stiles stayed close to the dunes rather than the water.
Joon's visual identity is based on an electric blue color symbolizing the airline's dynamic attitude, as well as the sky, space and travel. Enter Joon , the newest member of the Air France family, an airline that's attempting to hone in on a specific type of traveller.
The Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has taken public funds that previously went toward encouraging enrollment in the Affordable Care Act (ACA), also known as Obamacare, and instead spent them on a social media campaign to repeal and replace the health care law, the Daily Beast reported Thursday.
Molokaʻi continued to have the state's highest unemployment rate of 10.4%-up drastically from the 6.7% rate in May, and slightly down from the 10.7% rate recorded at the same time previous year. "Contributing factors to that are most likely students leaving school and entering the labor force, as well as school employees being laid off for the summer".
A US military statement said that an investigation would be conducted "to determine the specific circumstances that led to this incident". The district, laying in north of provincial capital Lashkar Gah city, has been the scene of heavy clashes between security forces and Taliban since early Thursday after Taliban attacked security checkpoints with suicide vehicle bombs and heavy weapons.
In April, the White House confirmed that Trump had called Duterte to discuss mutual concerns and invited him to the Washington to further develop relations. At the time, Duterte said he could not commit to such a visit because he had other overseas trips scheduled. "What makes this guy think I will ever go to America?" he said to an audience.
Terming it as his two-faced approach, Singh reminded Abdullah of the latter's stance when he was J&K Chief Minister. SRINAGAR , Indian-controlled Kashmir, July 21 (Xinhua) - A civilian was killed and another wounded Friday after Indian army troops fired upon protesters in restive Indian-controlled Kashmir, police said.
The program was a key component begun by the Obama administration to put pressure on Assad to relinquish power. Thomas is closely tied to a separate effort by the US military to train, arm and support other Syrian fighters battling Islamic State in Syria .
He says it's "all good here" at the White House . He held many on-camera White House briefings after taking up the post but he has recently taken a major step back from public view. Trump sees Scaramucci as a strong defender of him on television, particularly on the Russian Federation scandal, and wants him to be focused on the surrogate strategy as communications director.
Trump left the position open, and has frequently complained to friends about the performance of the White House press operation, Axios reported . Huckabee Sanders, who was deputy press secretary, will replace Spicer , Scaramucci announced.
German industrial conglomerate Siemens said Friday it would scale back its Russia operations after confirming gas turbines it sold to companies there had been diverted to Ukraine s Russian-annexed Crimea region in breach of sanctions. The turbines had originally been supplied for a power-plant project in Taman, in the Krasnodar region of southern Russian Federation - separated from Crimea by just a few kilometres of water.
Bin said the attacker was wounded and evacuated to hospital. The protests - over the placement of metal detectors and turnstiles at the site - turned into clashes in which the three men were shot dead, the interior ministry said. In an additional controversial security measure, Israel restricted entry to the mosque area and Old City on Friday to men aged 50 and over and women.
Their sterling efforts on the opening day at Royal Birkdale definitely spells danger for their rivals. On a course renowned for its vicious character, at a tournament expected to finish around even par, all Jordan Spieth did on Thursday morning at the Open Championship was throw down an opening-round 65.
Republicans will now have to revise the provisions to place them in accordance with budget rules before they get to the floor, have them defeated on the floor, or drop them from the bill all together. Among the other provisions that the parliamentarian has advised should require 60 votes are ones that would eliminate Medicaid requirements to provide 10 essential health benefits. Also on the list is a provision to repeal a requirement that insurers spend a minimum amount of each premium ...