However, non-Serbs in Bosnia have seen the development as one of the factors that triggered the devastating 1992-1995 war which claimed almost 100 000 lives. "I am proud of the people of Republika Srpska , of all those who came out and voted", Dodik said. "We have to show our dignity, that we are a democratic people and that we have the right to make our own decisions".
The residents said those who were removed were taken to compounds inside Mosul run by IS and are likely to be used as human shields if the jihadists begin to lose the battle. Shirqat, about 155 miles (250 kilometers) northwest of the Iraqi capital, Baghdad , was among the first areas to fall into IS hands during the militants' summer 2014 offensive.
If lawmakers fail to choose a prime minister by the end of October the country will be headed for an unprecedented third election in a year. In Basque Country, the Basque National Party that opted for a moderate approach of more autonomy, not independence, won a minority government.
Hillary Clinton on Wednesday released more information about her medical history after the announcement on Sunday that she was diagnosed with pneumonia and amid a flurry of questions about her health overall. Bardack said Clinton is up to date on all vaccines, two given to help prevent pneumonia Prevnar and Pneumovax. She had been diagnosed with pneumonia two days prior but chose to keep it secret, a decision that blew up into concerns about her health and lack of transparency about her ...
Witnesses also said the explosion happened around 10:30 p.m. local time. There was confusion about the cause of the blast on Saturday night, with initial reports suggesting it was a gas explosion. Hungary's national security parliamentary committee will meet Monday to discuss the blast, its chairperson told Hungary's MTI new agency. The surrounding area was cordoned off by police who evacuated buildings at the scene, one of the main thoroughfares of the Hungarian capital.
He called on the global body to launch a probe into the killings in the restive region, and said the United Nations has to honour its own commitments on Kashmir. Asked if India was preparing any fresh dossier on Pakistan's involvement in terrorist activities, Swarup said: "We don't need a dossier; the whole world is aware of Pakistan's role in promoting terror".
During a meeting with Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi at the White House on Wednesday, Obama said the USA moves would give incentives to businesses to invest in the Asian country. She urged Americans to come to the country and "make profits". "With the democracy icon having won a popular mandate to govern and often taking the sole lead in shaping the civilian government's policies, a number of civil society leaders feel excluded, ironically as the country moves toward greater democracy", the ...
President Obama has announced that the U.S.is ready to lift economic sanctions against Myanmar in light of political reforms in the Southeast Asian nation. After almost 20 years of sanctions against Myanmar, U.S. President Barack Obama said it's time for a change. The sanctions announcement drew swift condemnation from human rights groups, which said the move was made too quickly and forfeited remaining leverage on Myanmar's military.
Among the 31 bodies found so far, 20 were men, 10 were women and one was a child, local officials said. A Sudanese survivor named Sumaya, who had hoped to join her husband in Europe, said dozens of passengers had probably gone down with the boat .
The last person to take to the podium before her remarks was Anastasia Somozoa, who from a wheel chair explained how Clinton's work had helped her find opportunity. Mizrahi says she has been trying to get the Trump campaign to respond to her group's candidate questionnaire all year, even this week going to Trump Tower in NY to try to talk to someone.
The bookmakers have the left-winger favourite, he has attracted the most nominations from local Labour parties and the latest YouGov poll for The Times , of more than 1,200 people between 25 and 29 August, put Corbyn 24 points ahead of Smith (62% versus 38%).
Moreover, traders are eagerly anticipating U.S. Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting, which might influence U.S. interest rates. Both, however, remain near historically high levels, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. "But in the event their number falls short of what the market's expecting, or turns out to be a draw like the API's, then in the least we can expect higher prices for oil despite the oversupplied situation we are in", Kilduff said.
As it turns out, a recent study by the conservative Cato Institute shows that the odds of an American being killed by a Syrian refugee in a terror attack are 1 in 3.64 billion. In one case, the charity paid $20,000 in 2007 for a six-foot portrait of Trump, the newspaper reported . Kittos says in his Flickr profile that he's a database developer in Guildford, U.K., who's interested in high-speed, macro and underwater photography, among other things.
We got guys running everywhere. Head coach Todd Bowles and his coaching staff did an impressive job of adjustment. So, naturally, on Friday , the team fired offensive coordinator Greg Roman. The first thing the Bills have done under Lynn is simplify the offense in an effort to make things less complicated on the field. Lynn has never been a coordinator at any level, so no one is quite sure how he may call plays.
During their meeting in NY on the sidelines of the annual convening of the United Nations General Assembly, the two leaders also spent a considerable amount of time discussing the crisis in Syria. He says Obama will continue to be an influential voice after he leaves office. Obama leaves office in January. The Obama administration, meanwhile, has been dismayed by periodic comments by the Israeli leader suggesting he was less than serious about the two-state solution that has been the basis ...
A United States military official, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said the first of two initial tests showed the presence of a mustard agent but the second did not. officials promptly downplayed as resulting in no deaths or injuries. The official downplayed the seriousness of the incident, saying the shell would have been "militarily ineffective".
Earlier Russia, which denied its aircraft or those of its Syrian government allies were involved, had said it believed the convoy was not struck from the air at all but had caught fire because of some incident on the ground. "Today, the Red Cross and Red Crescent is in mourning. The target was the Red Crescent, central and direct". The convoy was delivering aid for 78,000 people in the hard-to-reach town of Urm al-Kubra in Aleppo province.
Michael Critchley, an attorney for Kelly, wrote in a pretrial filing. "You can't say he lost because of Bridgegate". One of the day's biggest surprises was the revelation by defense attorney Michael Baldassare that Baroni had been an informant for the Federal Bureau of Investigation from 2006 and 2010, as a member of the Legislature.
The letter said: "Mr Snowden's claim that he stole this information and disclosed it to protect Americans, privacy and civil liberties is undercut by his actions". The committee says that contrary to Snowden's self-portrayal as a whistleblower, the report reveals that he was a "disgruntled employee who had frequent conflicts with his managers".
The Detroit Lions drove home last week with a win and momentum. Defensively, however, there is cause for concern. Vegas is projecting a relatively high scoring affair, with the over/under set at 47. "So, we don't get caught up worrying about who we don't have". Henry and Murray will certainly need to be more involved, however; and along with the offensive line , prove they can win on 3rd and short by grinding it out.
After finding themselves in a 20-0 hole, the Ravens answered with 22 straight points to take their first lead of the game. CLEVELAND (AP) - Joe Flacco threw two touchdown passes to wide receiver Mike Wallace and the Baltimore Ravens rallied from a 20-point deficit and beat the Cleveland Browns 25-20 on Sunday.
That's what makes our country so great, right? Citing its rule, former NBA commissioner David Stern suspended former LSU and star Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf (Chris Jackson) in 1996 for sitting down during the national anthem when he played for the Denver Nuggets .
The blast in New Jersey occurred about 9:35 a.m. near the boardwalk in Seaside Park , along the route of the Seaside Semper Five Marine Corps Charity 5K , according to the Ocean County Prosecutor's Office. It's still unclear if there is any connection between the Seaside Park explosion and one that occurred the Manhattan's Chelsea neighborhood on Saturday night, which injured at least 29 people.
The Duke and Duchess had just arrived at Stewards Academy in Harlow for a visit when the mishap happened. Without thinking, Prince William and others helped him up from the floor where he went on to continue his duties. Once William's heroic efforts were complete, the couple headed inside the school to chat to pupils and parents about the emotional support they receive from the Place2Be charity.
Sanders, who focused on opening up the Democratic Party's primary process during his unsuccessful presidential bid, has shifted his efforts to congressional races. During the " Morning Joe " panel, Jeremy Peters of The New York Times asked Sanders how he would address millennials who are supporting third-party candidates.
The Associated Press reported Thursday that Schreiber confessed to setting the fire, and added that he had no intention of hurting anyone and was embarrassed to have committed the crime. The public defender's office had no immediate comment on Schreiber's case. Joseph Michael Schreiber facing charge of arson and hate crime over incident in U.S.
The report stated: "This supply-demand dynamic may not change significantly in the coming months". Oil- and gas-field spending fell 25% in 2015 to $583 billion and is set to drop by a further 24% to about $450 billion in 2016, said the IEA, a Paris-based group that advises developed nations on energy policy.
There is an atmosphere of persecution and, beyond that, a real intention of taking Lula out of the political scenario for 2018, said Cristiano Zanin Martins, one of the defenders of the former president when referring to the accusation for active, passive corruption and money laundering presented by representatives of the Federal Prosecution Ministry.
The examination was administered by Dr. Harold N. Bornstein of New York City, who has been Trump's personal physician for over 30 years. The cholesterol, blood pressure and blood suga. In the press release with Trump's medical results, his campaign took a veiled shot at Clinton, noting the Republican was healthy enough to campaign "uninterrupted".
He also didn't understand some of the privacy protections built into programs that do collect information about Americans, the report says. He later fled to Russian Federation, where he lives in exile, via Hong Kong. Then, two weeks later-eight months before the director of national intelligence testified falsely that the NSA does not collect information on Americans-he started downloading documents.
Marcia Fudge called "a miscarriage of justice". "The only thing similar in nature is the age, race and outcome", said Columbus police spokesman Sgt. He expressed condolences to King's family and said it was "absolutely critical that we get this (investigation) right". Attorneys for Tyre's family have called for a fair and independent investigation into the boy's death.
In response to remarks of United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein, the Palace emphasized that the Duterte administration does not sanction extrajudicial killings. He did not say when the offers were made but Duterte met with Chinese and Russian officials last week in Laos during the Association of Southeast Asian Nations summits.
Unemployment Rate in Australia averaged 6.93 percent from 1978 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 11.10 percent in October of 1992 and a record low of 4 percent in February of 2008. The currency is up about 9 per cent since mid-January and hurting service industries that are supposed to replace mining as key growth drivers. We therefore expect unemployment to rise only after a period of weaker economic activity - which might be still to come once the process of leaving from the European ...