He's also claimed that he saw Muslims cheering on 9/11 as the World Trade Center was attacked, and in 2015 he called for "a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States". "Trump's antagonism towards Iran serves only the geopolitical interests of Israel and Saudi Arabia, who are the main logistical supporters of the terrorists", he said.
He then moved on to address efforts towards Middle East peace. U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump hold hands as they arrive to board Air Force One for travel to Rome from Ben Gurion International Airport in Tel Aviv, Israel May 23, 2017 .
President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday, May 23, declared martial law in Mindanao following clashes between the Maute Group and the military in Marawi City. But as the Washington Post points out , people in the Philippines still remember the last time a President declared martial law: "In 1972, then-President Ferdinand Marcos declared martial law to ensure that he would remain in power beyond the end of his second term the following year".
Trump's two day visit in Israel follows two days in in Saudi Arabia , home to Islam's holiest sites, where Trump brokered the arms contract while also trying to strengthen relations with other Arab nations. A White House official said the deal will work to increase Saudi Arabia's defense capabilities, bolstering equipment and services in the face of extremist terrorist groups and Iran.
The GOP senator's comments come as the Trump administration grapples with series of bombshell stories surrounding the investigation into possible coordination between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation during the 2016 presidential election.
Trump has moved to slash EPA funding, and to loosen restrictions on coal-fired power plants and vehicle emissions. Observers pointed to the importance of upcoming meetings of the Group of Seven and Group of 20, strategic country groupings of which the United States is a member, in putting pressure on Mr Trump, who has described climate change as a "hoax" perpetrated by China .
Iraq and Iran posed the main obstacles to OPEC in reaching a deal for its last output cutting decision in December. Iraq , where oil revenues make up almost 95 percent of the budget, has been reeling under an economic crisis since 2014, when oil prices began plummeting from a high of over $100 a barrel.
George , 3, was a page boy, and Charlotte , 2, a bridesmaid. She rearranged her train and other parts of her dress before she made her procession into St Mark's, a reversal of Kate's 2011 wedding to William, when Pippa was pictured fussing over her sister's gown.
January 22, 2017: Two days after taking office, Trump appears to single out Comey at a White House reception to thank law enforcement officers and others that helped during the inauguration. Schumer said Thursday that Rosenstein would be invited to the Capitol for a briefing before senators on Comey's firing, a statement McConnnell later confirmed.
Safari leader Theunis Botha, 51, came across a herd of breeding elephants while hunting with a group in Gwai, Zimbabwe. Other hunters offered their condolences over the death of the "world-class houndsman" after Mrs Botha revealed what had happened in a Facebook post.
By any measure: not okay. The vicious champion then spoke into the microphone and commented on the now-infamous brawl between Andre Dirrell's uncle and Jose Uzcategui. This marks Dirrell's 26th victory, having only lost twice, both to British boxers Carl Froch and James DeGale. "He cares for me", concluded Dirrell, "He loves me".
The New York Times cited a document summarizing the White House meeting Trump held with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Russia's ambassador to Washington in the Oval Office the day after he fired FBI Director James Comey. Maryland Congressman Elijah Cummings called Trump's reported comment "astonishing and extremely troubling". According to one of his close friends , Comey was "disgusted" by what he saw as Trump's attempts to compromise him, as the FBI Director has ...
Mr Assange, 45, is wanted in the United States over the leaking of military and diplomatic documents. Sweden on Friday dropped the investigation into the rape allegation. Sweden was dropping the inquiry, Ny said, because she simply saw no way forward and "we don't make any statement of guilty or not". Assange has vigorously denied the claims, and in a statement acquired by the ABC in December, told prosecutors he had been subjected to "six years of unlawful, politicised detention without ...
Dunford said coalition airstrikes and ground operations had struck approximately 2,600 ISIS-held gas and oil targets, 1500 tanker trucks. USA officials have increasingly seen ISIS leadership leave Raqqa for Deir ez-Zor as the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces begin closing in on Raqqa.
President Donald Trump has been narrowing a short list and interviewing candidates to replace FBI Director James Comey, whom Trump fired on May 9. "He was insane, a real nut job", Trump has reportedly told Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Russian ambassador to the US Sergey Kislyak in the Oval Office on May 10, the day after he dismissed Comey, according to the document.
Swedish prosecutors said Friday that they were dropping a rape investigation into Assange because there was no reason to believe he would be brought to Sweden in the foreseeable future. "This is a total victory for Julian Assange. He is the only political prisoner in Western Europe". "He has been critical that it has lasted that long", Per E Samuelsson, his lawyer in Sweden, told Swedish Radio.
Police responded with teargas dispersing the crowd temporarily. The demonstration was mainly peaceful, although several anarchist groups threw Molotov cocktails at the statue of the Unknown Soldier in front of Parliament and clashed with the police.
US-led warplanes hit a pro-regime convoy in Syria that ignored warning shots, weeks after President Donald Trump's administration launched America's first strikes against Damascus forces in the war-torn country. The Tanf base is located near the borders of Syria, Iraq and Jordan. Regional intelligence sources and rebels say the ultimate goal of the Syrian army's push in the Badia was to link its forces with Iraq's Shi'ite paramilitary groups on the other side of the border.
In the short term, the sluggish wage growth add to fears that weaker consumer spending will see economic growth slow in coming months, given that inflation picked up to 2.7% in April and so is likely to be exerting a major squeeze on real wages.
The body of Valdez Cardenas was left lying in the street, near the office of the Riodoce weekly, a publication he founded and edited. "Mexico has become more risky in general over the past year, and that is affecting the way there is more fighting", Mexican security analyst Alejandro Hope said.
Like previous U.S. leaders, Trump faces numerous obstacles in the long-shot bid. Trump welcomed Abbas to the White House and recommitted himself to peace in the region where the top priority for him right now is defeat of the Islamic State.
Although Saturday's vote was the first legislative election in the West Bank in over a decade, turnout was low, with just 53 percent of eligible voters casting their ballots. Although it won easily, the Fatah Party's poor showing as results were released on Sunday reflected public discontent towards Abbas. Amjad Mustafa, the manager of a software shop in his thirties, said the vote was "an event not to be missed" after "a long time since we last took part in a democratic event".
Rep. David Kustoff, R-Tenn., participates in the House Financial Services Committee meeting to organize for the 115th Congress on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017. Authorities identified Wright after she posted about the encounter on Facebook, the release said. Investigators tell Local 24 that the incident happened in May 8 in Weakley County.
Dusty "The Wildman" Crum, an orchid grower and spare-time python catcher, caught the snake , which didn't go down without a fight, WFOR-TV in Miami reported . Inside the python, they found 78 eggs, or 78 pythons that will not be terrorizing the wildlife in South Florida, according to Chron . "Biggest snake I ever caught in my life right there", Crum said.
Israeli police said the man, whose name was not revealed, arrived in the country a week ago on a tourist visa and that investigation was still ongoing. Two people coming from the direction of the Western Wall tried to help the policeman repel the stabber. The attacker, brandishing a knife, stabbed the policeman in one of the alleys of the Old City before the wounded officer shot him dead, the statement said.
Every year, the Administration releases a list of the top 1,000 names parents have chosen to name their children, and in 2016, the name Donald dropped from the 443rd spot to 488. The rise of Harry by 101 places to 679 may have something to do with Zayn's former bandmate Harry Styles, but could also have something to do with a resurgence of older, traditional names, some of which are back in the top 1000 after having disappeared for a while, including Ralph (now at 992), Alistair (at 882), and ...
Geo News, quoting sources, said Haideri has been shifted to a civil hospital. Police said that 20 people were killed in the blast which was apparently a suicide attack. The explosion occurred right as Hyder's convoy exited a local mosque, the report added. Most of the people who were killed in the attack belong to Haider's party.
Last year, Gujarat 12th class result was released on 16th May 2016, this year it was releasing 5 days before as they speed up the correction and database process on March and April 2017. The examinations for 12th class Science stream concluded on March 27, 2017. Apart from Science stream, almost 5.14 lakh students have appeared for 12th class exams in 2017.
Reliance Jio was ranked the country's biggest broadband connection provider for the month of February by TRAI courtesy its 102 million 4G users; the telecom regulator considers Internet connections with speeds of 512kbps or above as broadband, and included both mobile and wired connections in compiling its data.
In 2016 the Madhya Pradesh board Class 12 or HSSC results were declared on May 12 at 04:00 pm and High School Certificate (HSC) Exam Result - 2016 were announced on May 16. Students who had not qualified in any of the subjects should appear for the MPBSE Supplementary exams. There are chances that the website may not work properly due to thousands of students visiting the website at the same time.
The major intervention has been trailed for six months since Theresa May spoke out against the Big Six energy companies during her first speech to the Conservative conference as prime minister. "Further intervention risks undermining so numerous positive changes we are seeing in the market which are delivering benefits for consumers". "With a cap it would be very hard for the "Big Six" to generate the kind of profits they have been able to".
The hunger strike has ended its third week, with more than 1500 Palestinian prisoners entering the risky zone of going more than 21 days without food. The post was taken down from their Hebrew Facebook page. In a public apology posted to its global Facebook page, Pizza Hut apologised for the "completely inappropriate" advertisement and said that it "does not reflect the values of our brand".
Of particular concern for the Senate Judiciary Committee's Crime and Terrorism subcommittee was what Yates knew about Flynn's discussions with Russian ambassador Sergei Kislyak late past year, and what information she passed on to Trump's White House.
Trump signed an executive order Thursday directing the Treasury Department not to take "adverse action" against churches or religious organizations for political speech. Trump's order includes language that says the executive branch "will honor and enforce" existing laws. "Among many faults, the EO requires the IRS to selectively and preferentially discontinue enforcement of the electioneering restrictions of the tax code against churches and religious organizations, while applying a more ...
Pakistan on Monday resumed its census in border villages, after Islamabad and Kabul agreed to conduct a survey for a fresh demarcation of a disputed frontier area following deadly clashes recently, officials said. While the border clashes between Afghanistan and Pakistan are not a new occurrence, observers say this time around the situation is more "warlike".