USA attack helicopters and drone aircraft helped government forces fight back. Smoke rising into the air after Taliban militants launched an attack on the Afghan provincial capital of Ghazni on August 10, 2018. As helicopters circled overhead in the early morning, a second government official said it was too risky for people to venture on to the streets. It said some bodies of the rebels remained at the battleground.
More than 17,000 people across the State have been displaced by floods over two days since the monsoon rain intensified. The monsoon, which lasts roughly from June to September, has claimed more than 70 lives across the state this year and damaged crops worth millions of dollars.
Mr. Shapiro said he was "excited" that Ms. Ocasio-Cortez, who won her primary in NY for a House seat, has been framed as the future of the Democratic Party. "Women leaders use our platforms and our power to make sure that we are being representative, that we are making decisions with all voices around the table", Whitmer said.
DC District Judge Emmet Sullivan then blocked the administration from deporting the two plaintiffs while they are fighting for their right to stay in the USA - reportedly excoriating the administration and threatening to hold Attorney General Jeff Sessions in contempt.
The long-running daytime talk show features discussions on current events, entertainment, politics, and more . Other " View " co-hosts include Whoopi Goldberg , Joy Behar , Sunny Hostin and McCain. The hiring of Huntsman comes in the wake of The View bidding adieu to both co-host Sara Haines (who with Michael Strahan will co-anchor Good Morning America's new, Chew-replacing third hour, GMA Day , starting September 10) and part-time panelist Paula Faris (who left the talker in ...
WikiLeaks has published a letter, apparently from the U.S. senate committee investigating Russian election interference, asking Julian Assange to give evidence. Assange and WikiLeaks played a key role in the interference of the 2016 campaign by nefarious Russian actors. Days after announcing a $20,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of Rich's killer, Assange brought up Rich when discussing the risks whistleblowers take to expose corruption.
In the horrifying footage, the "firenado" is seen swirling as firefighters rushed to the scene. Incredible footage of a "firenado" has been captured by firefighters while battling a huge inferno at a plastics factory. That was not the only firenado firefighters encountered while fighting the blaze, the department sharing a second video on their Facebook page of yet another fire whirl they went up against.
In private, at a closed-door fundraiser for colleague U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers , R-Spokane, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee took the new step of tying the Trump-Russia investigation to the midterm elections this fall.
They have advised residents of Brookside Drive to "stay in their homes with doors locked at this time for their safety". Fredericton is located about 50 miles northeast of the USA border with Maine. The Canadian broadcaster CBC reported that the shooting happened in a residential area of the city and that paramedics and firefighters were on the scene.
The former prime minister says that he has previously explored ways to remove Hamas from power in Gaza, but his proposal, which apparently included an Israeli reconquest of the Strip, was rejected by the PA and Arab states. A Hamas spokesperson, Abdul Latif al-Qanoa, said that Hamas militants were "defending its people against the ongoing Israeli aggression on Gaza as part of its national duty".
Adalah, the Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel, said in a statement on Tuesday that the law " has distinct apartheid characteristics " and denies " civil and national rights of Palestinians in their homeland ". The law, however, would not require making state services accessible in Arabic. Tens of thousands of Druze and their supporters rallied in central Tel Aviv on Saturday to protest against the legislation.
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un with US President Donald Trump . In an April summit, President Moon Jae-in and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un agreed to seek such declaration this year through three-way meetings involving the two Koreas and the United States or four-way talks involving the two Koreas, the USA and China.
The Saudi government on Sunday recalled its ambassador to Ottawa, barred Canada's ambassador to Riyadh and placed a ban on new trade, denouncing Canada for urging the release of rights activists. "They don't know exactly what's going to happen to them", Castellanos said. A representative with Canada's ministry of global affairs did not immediately have a comment.
They comprise mostly AK-47s and small arms, but in some cases authorities have found heavy machine guns and bombs, in particular since Al Qaeda established a presence in the country in 2011. He added that this operation was "implemented in accordance with worldwide humanitarian law and customary rules". The Western-backed alliance fighting the Iranian-aligned Houthi group in Yemen said in a statement that the air strikes targeted missile launchers used to attack the southern Saudi city of ...
Pence said it is needed to ensure America's dominance in space amid heightened completion and threats from China and Russian Federation. " President Trump and I are grateful to Secretary Mattis for this department's diligence in preparing this report, and our administration will soon take action to implement these recommendations, with the objective of establishing the United States Department of the Space Force by 2020", he said.
The Senate debated a bill that would legalize elective abortion in the first 14 weeks of pregnancy, and eventually voted against it, keeping abortion limited to cases of rape or risks to a woman's health. Activists estimate that 3,000 women in Argentina have died of illegal abortions since 1983. Thousands of women, a lot of them poor, are hospitalized each year for complications linked due to unsafe abortions - the main cause of maternal death.
The military said it was prepared "to target any aggression against Israel and holds Hamas responsible for everything happening in and from the Gaza Strip". It added that no Israeli troops were injured in the exchange. It deemed Israel's shelling of them a "criminal act". On August 5th, the day before the report was published, 17-year-old Ahmad Jihad Ahmad al-Aydi from Gaza succumbed to wounds he had sustained on the first day of Great March of Return protests on March 30th.
The most powerful one struck on Sunday in the northern region of Lombok with a magnitude of 7.0 which has left tens of thousands homeless and 227 dead, rescuers told the Associated Press (AP). The announcement came after an inter-agency meeting was called to resolve wildly different figures from different agencies. Rescue teams search for victims in the rubble caused by an natural disaster at a mosque in North Lombok, Indonesia.
The statement of the Russian Prime Minister in an interview with radio station " Kommersant FM " reports the Chronicle.info with reference on the European truth. The statement also mentioned Georgian citizens Davit Basharuli, Giga Otkhozoria and Archil Tatunashvili, who were killed by the occupation forces, saying Georgia has repeatedly proved unilateral fulfillment of the non-use of force, expecting similar steps from Russian Federation.
Manafort, Donald Trump's former campaign chairman, is charged with 18 counts of tax and banking crimes and has pleaded not guilty to all charges . Although Manafort is not on trial for anything he did while working for Trump, the case is being seen as a key test for the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election by Special Counsel Robert Mueller , who brought the charges.
Palmer said she felt the quake from where she was staying in a treehouse in Bali . A magnitude 6.4 quake hit Lombok , which is just east of Bali , on July 29, killing 16 people. Indonesian search and rescue personnel work on a collapsed mosque in Pemenang, North Lombok on August 6, 2018, the day after a magnitude 6.9 quake struck the area.
The national disaster agency has said all those numbers are likely to increase, as more information comes in and more victims are found. The governor of the province that includes Lombok where the quake was centered, the military, the national search and rescue agency and regent of North Lombok issued different death tolls that ranged from 226 to 381.
The man's passport is being held by the auto dealership which is refusing to incur the fines. But like an M. Night Shyamalan film, here's the twist, and there is a twist: In Dubai , traffic fines accumulated on a rental auto are the legal responsibility of the company that owns the vehicle.
She added that women should be free to wear the burqa if they chose to do so. He added: "The retrogressive Islamic clergy has succeeded in persuading ill-informed Muslims through suspect secondary sources that God wants women to cover their faces, when in reality it is a toxic patriarchy controlling women".
An imam continued to pray and lead worshippers while a huge natural disaster tore through the mosque in the Indonesian resort of Bali, eliciting praises from every corner of the internet as the video of the incident went viral on social media.
The centre, which also has a base near Damascus, is the main agency for developing chemical weapons and new missiles for the Assad regime. An Israeli air strike also targeted Asbar's research centre on July 22, Syrian state media reported .
Manafort's defense team did its darndest to sully Gates as a liar, a cheat, a thief and an adulterer for eight hours inside Judge T.S. Ellis' Alexandria courtroom over the past three days. As he has repeatedly noted, President Donald Trump is not directly implicated in Paul Manafort's Virginia trial. Gates came on board the Trump campaign with Manafort and stayed for the duration of the campaign, later serving as deputy chairman for Trump's inaugural committee and then starting a ...
Hamas will not accept worldwide aid in place of a substantial arrangement with Israel, an official from the group told i24NEWS Monday, after the group briefed Palestinian factions on ongoing talks with Egypt and the United Nations. The second phase of deal, according to Hadashot, would see an agreement between Hamas and Fatah that would see the Palestinian Authority take control of the Gaza Strip under the auspices of Egypt.
As alert sirens continued to go off in southern Israel, Hamas issued a statement saying "We are delivering on our promise". " The Hamas terrorist organization is responsible for everything in and out of the Gaza Strip and will bear the consequences for the acts of terror perpetrated against Israeli civilians ", the IDF said.
The British investigation earlier reported that two of the alleged poisoner had to flee to Russian Federation. Russian Federation has repeatedly denied any involvement in the attack. But it says that an extradition request is expected to be rejected by Russian Federation. The Russian Constitution forbids the extradition of Russian citizens to another state.