by | May 21, 2017 | 21:14

The president's stop in Saudi Arabia kicks off an ambitious global debut. Trump, who next travels to Israel and the Palestinian territories before visiting the Vatican, Brussels and Italy for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and G7 meetings, is looking to leave his domestic troubles behind.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:55

Raisi, a protégé of Khamenei, had united the conservatives and been tipped as a potential successor to the 77-year-old supreme leader. Rouhani sealed a second term in office after he won Friday's election with more than 57 percent of the vote.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:57

Coalition forces have operated in the al Tanf area for many months training and advising vetted partner forces who are fighting ISIS. The coalition commander on the ground - after shows of force did not stop the regime forces - called for the airstrike as a matter of protection.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:53

Clips from the meeting were shared on Corbyn's Snapchat and JME later tweeted instructions to his followers about registering to vote ahead of the United Kingdom general election in June. Speaking at the launch of the Labour manifesto at Bradford University before campaigning in Huddersfield and Leeds, Mr Corbyn declined to put a figure on how much extra Government borrowing his plans would involve.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:55

The council demanded North Korea halt its tests and said it was ready to impose further sanctions. After being fired from a launch pad in the Kusong region early on Sunday, the projectile travelled around 500 miles before dropping into the Sea of Japan.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:42

Minister Al-Jubeir also said that the visit is a turning point for the Islamic world's relationship with the USA and will advance worldwide cooperation in the fight against terrorism . He said by working together, the two sides will be able to promote peace and economic development, to benefit the people of the region. You might also be interested in.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:42

Law enforcement officials say Uskanil caused a disturbance while attempting to access the cockpit of the plane. Special Agents of the FBI Honolulu Field Office and local police responded ahead of the flight's arrival and took a passenger into custody.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:40

He took an apparent dig at regional rival Saudi Arabia, which is now hosting US President Donald Trump. On one hand, you had Hassan Rouhani, the moderate reformist. Because Iran's two-term presidents are often lame ducks, it's not uncommon for the political system they operate in - especially the portions subject to election - to turn its attention to the next election and undermine the president's interests to suit its own.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:36

Forty-four seats was needed for a majority. For the first time in provincial history, the Greens expanded their seat count from one to three, which gives the third party the balance of power. "I'm still pulling for the Liberals, that the absentee and advanced votes can come in and we see a majority", Dutton said. But Horgan would not make a commitment to working with the Green leader in a minority government.

by | May 21, 2017 | 20:28

Uruguayan Ambassador Elbio Rosselli, the current council president, said after the meeting that members are united in condemning the latest missile launch as "a serious threat to worldwide peace". However, on Wednesday President Moon said, "there is a high possibility of a military conflict" with North Korea. The statement follows Pyongyang's new missile test, which has been strongly condemned by the UN.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:54

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Sunday that he wants to raise the issue of North Korean missile launches at the Group of Seven leaders' summit in Italy this month. North Korea has conducted another missile test, South Korea's military says . On April 16, the DPRK attempted to launch a missile, though the test also ended in failure.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:51

In a written statement , Michael Lynk, the United Nations special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Palestinian Territory under occupation, requested better and accessible health care, unrestrained family visits and an end to solitary confinement and administrative detention for Palestinian hunger strikers, reports the Anadolu news agency.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:51

Different Palestinian factions have called for staging additional marches near Gaza's borders on Thursday evening to show solidarity with jailed hunger strikers. A Palestinian protester has been killed during a clash in the northern West Bank, and an Associated Press photographer was shot and wounded while covering the unrest.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:50

Salimi went on to say that people in the earthquake-stricken areas were all accommodated and 11 rescues and relief teams comprising 142 individuals have attended the scene right after the natural disaster. Earlier in April. 5, an quake measuring 6 on the Richter scale shook Iran's Mashhad city and its districts in Khorasan Razavi province, leaving two people dead.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:49

A Finnish national was abducted from the scene during the attack, which happened at around 1130 pm local time on Saturday evening. The official said the insurgents had also suffered "numerous casualties", but he could not provide the exact figures.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:45

Pence told graduates to inspire those around them, since people follow those they respect and aspire to service rather than selfish ambition. In December, there were campus protests and another petition, signed by thousands of Notre Dame students and faculty members, against Trump being invited to speak at commencement.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:41

President Donald Trump will use the nation that is home to Islam's holiest site as a backdrop to call for Muslim unity in the fight against terrorism Sunday, as he works to build relationships with Arab leaders. The trade deals announced on Saturday were said to be worth in excess of $380 billion and Trump proudly declared the first day of his visit "tremendous".

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:40

Jerusalem Old City from Mount of Olives. And the ancient palace is a hard place to reach, lacking the facilities to easily host a presidential speech with hundreds of attendees. "It's nearly certainly going to be a great visit because it's about the optics", said one politician. And the Western Wall, it's been holy to Jews since the destruction of the second temple, almost two thousand years ago.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:39

Senior Palestinian official Saeb Erekat and former Israeli Foreign Minister Tzipi Livni spoke at the World Economic Forum's regional meeting Saturday. That would provide a powerful visual statement of USA recognition that Jerusalem is central to the Jewish people, and therefore should be recognized as Israel's capital.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:36

The plea agreement ended a federal investigation into a series of sexually explicit pictures and messages that Weiner sent last year to a 15-year-old girl in North Carolina. "Today, former Congressman Anthony Weiner admitted and pled guilty to sending sexually explicit images and directions to engage in sexual conduct to a girl he knew to be 15 years old", acting US Attorney Joon H.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:33

The deal, supervised by Russian Federation, has guaranteed safe passage to opposition fighters out of besieged areas to other rebel-held regions in Syria. Among them were some 3,700 rebels, allowed to leave with their light weapons. This video was shared by pro-opposition media and is described as showing the last convoy leaving al-Waer.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:28

In his first overseas trip as President, Donald Trump sealed an arms deal with Saudi Arabia worth $350 billion over 10 years, with almost $ 110 billion to take effect immediately. to supply arms and cyber security technology to the Saudis. The intended sales fall into five categories: border security and counterterrorism, maritime and coastal security, air force modernization, air and missile defense, and cybersecurity and communications upgrades.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:28

The SNP leader said an independent Scotland could join the Euro Free Trade Agreement or the European Economic Area, two organisations which trade freely with the EU but are not full members. An English lawmaker from the ruling Conservatives who told a schoolgirl supporter of Scottish independence to "fuck off back to Scotland" and said he meant that as a joke, drew criticism on Monday from Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon .

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:18

Labour hit back accusing the Conservatives of peddling "false claims" in order to divert attention from their own record on the economy. On the inside pages, the Mirror has a piece from the left-leaning veteran Harry Leslie Smith calling the election "an event that can change our destinies" and encouraging people to register to vote, and the Sun covers the winter fuel allowance story with the headline "Divide and Fuel", saying the Tories have "risked uproar" with their plans.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:04

The long-range ballistic missile named Hwasong-12 (Mars-12) flew about 800km (500 miles) and reached a height of 2,000km (1,240 miles) during its half-hour flight. All 15 members of the Security Council including North Korea's closest ally China called the launch a violation of United Nations sanctions and vowed to take new measures, including additional sanctions.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:05

He'll be replaced by Catherine Barbaron. Some even hailed Macron's defeat of far-right candidate Marine Le Pen as "three-nil" after moderate politicians also beat extremists in Austria and the Netherlands in recent months. Macron's victory is a relief for Germany, the main defender of the European Union against rising anti-establishment sentiment on the right and left of the political spectrum.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:06

The lawmaker said that would explain why it took the administration so long to act after Yates warned that then-national security adviser Michael Flynn had exposed himself to a potentially compromising situation by not being honest about his interactions with Russian officials.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:06

The exchange supports claims that Trump sacked Comey over the bureau's probe into possible collusion between the real estate mogul's campaign and Moscow. Among Trump's senior White House advisers are several former campaign officials, including his son-in-law Jared Kushner, Steve Bannon, Stephen Miller and Kellyanne Conway.

by | May 21, 2017 | 19:04

Iranian news media reported that 75 percent of eligible voters cast ballots Friday, in line with Iran's typically large voter turnout, which has not fallen below 60 percent for a presidential election in 20 years. Yet, the extent of his success will depend on the cooperation of Iran's conservative establishment, led by Mr Khamenei, who was widely seen as supporting Mr Raisi during the campaign.

by | May 21, 2017 | 18:58

A large sea lion approaches the Steveston Fishermen's Wharf to munch on pieces of bread being tossed in the water. "This was a male California sea lion". The crowd pulled the pair back up on the dock safely and the little girl was whisked away by another adult. "They were pretty shaken up", Fujiwara told the CBC.

by | May 21, 2017 | 18:34

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter is returning to the United States after being detained in a Romanian airport. 'I'm being held at Romanian airport by police, ' Kanter wrote on his Twitter account, along with a photo of him with his arms around two police officers.

by | May 21, 2017 | 18:33

Speaking at a forum roundtable organized under the theme "Partnership Enablers", Nasser said trade and investments by American companies in the Kingdom's strategic sectors facilitate the exchange of best practices, helping enable the environment necessary for successful job creation, business localization, and economic growth and diversification, which are key components of Saudi Vision 2030.

by | May 21, 2017 | 18:33

The National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) said in an email that more must be done to protect reporters in Mexico. He founded RioDoce in 2003, which has won several awards . "Let them kill us all, if that is the death penalty for reporting this hell", Valdez wrote in response to the slaying of Breach, who was also regional correspondent for La Jornada .

by | May 21, 2017 | 18:29

Earlier in the day, Elle posed for pictures at the film's photo call too. A24 has released a series of brief but enticingly unusual and amusing teasers for How To Talk To Girls At Parties . How to Talk to Girls at Parties premieres at Cannes Film Festival. Fanning plays the Sex Pistols-inflicted extraterrestrial with whom a shy 1970s London teenager (Alex Sharp) falls in love.

by | May 21, 2017 | 18:24

The contest pits the pro-E.U., centrist Macron against Marine Le Pen, a far-right populist whom President Trump has supported but stopped short of endorsing. Macron's party, En Marche, has promised to put up a candidate for all 577 seats in the Assembly. "Now we have a person who really wants progress, so it's absolutely exceptional", he said.