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by | June 02, 2017 | 02:06

At an evacuation center outside the besieged Philippine city of Marawi on Wednesday, the results of a week of misery - a week of violence and uncertainty and long nights and promises of better tomorrows - were evident in the faces and hearts of the displaced.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:59

President Erdogan's bodyguards could hear it. Foreign security guards kicking and stomping USA protesters in the nation's capital did not sit well in Washington. Erdogan also said he told Trump that if there were a YPG attack, Ankara would act unilaterally. "We would just take the step". Turkey also accused the protestors of belonging to a terror group known as the PKK .

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:53

Trump became the first sitting president to visit the Western Wall , the last remnant of the biblical Temple and Judaism's holiest site , saying he was "deeply moved" and that "it will leave an impression on me forever". He believes that the most important result of Trump's visit is recognising the occupation, and he [Trump] refused to accompany any Israeli official to the Nativity Church.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:54

Without mentioning the USA specifically, he said China has been "actively promoting the Paris agreement and we were one of the first countries to ratify the Paris agreement". Apple CEO Tim Cook called the White House on Tuesday to urge Trump to remain in the deal, according to Bloomberg . The United States is the world's second-biggest carbon dioxide emitter behind China.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:51

Trump earlier called Germany's trade and military spending policies " very bad " for the USA, shortly after Merkel reiterated that the countries' ties have shifted dramatically after an unsuccessful Group of Seven summit. Merkel rejects most of his criticism as baseless. The comments echoed a much-debated statement by Merkel in the wake of the G7 summit on the weekend indicating that Trump's presidency had upended Europe's traditional alliance with the US.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:52

So I'm now the nominee from the Democratic Party. "I had to inject money into it". "And let's just be honest, people who have a set of expectations about who should be president and what a president looks like, they're going to be much more skeptical and critical of somebody who doesn't look like and talk like and sound like everybody else who's been president", she said .

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:52

Britain's pollsters are more dramatically divided about the outcome of this election than ever before, with the latest poll from Panelbase putting the Conservatives 15 points ahead of Labour , while YouGov on Thursday put the Tory lead at just three points.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:49

Economist Mauro Rochlin at Brazil's Getulio Vargas Foundation told AFP the recession can not be considered to be over until a second quarter of growth is registered. It was the first fall in unemployment figures since 2014 and came amid expectations that Latin America's biggest economy is finally emerging from its worst recession in history.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:50

In his address last week, Barnier said: "I hope to see our British colleagues at the negotiation table as soon as possible". In the latest in a series of polls showing the election race tightening, a Panelbase survey put the Conservative lead over Labour at eight points - down seven from a similar survey a fortnight ago.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:44

Trump announced a review of "deeply troubling" USA intelligence leaks over the Manchester bombing, in which 22 people died, and warned that those responsible could face prosecution, the White House said. I prefer to have 5,000 troops from the United States in Poland. "It didn't really register", he said. Tension over USA support for Article 5 began during Trump's campaign for president, when he repeatedly threatened to militarily support only members who meet the 2 percent spending ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:41

Kurdish fighters from the People's Protection Units (YPG) stand near a U.S military vehicle in the town of Darbasiya near the Turkish border, Syria April 28, 2017. But Washington believes the YPG is the most effective fighting force against IS jihadists in Syria, thus causing tensions between the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:42

Modi and Putin are expected to oversee a number of deals and discuss a framework agreement for Moscow to supply more reactors to a nuclear plant in southern India as the country seeks to reduce its reliance on highly polluting coal. "Your brother was martyred", he said, referring to Putin's brother Viktor who died more than 70 years ago during the siege of Leningrad. Modi had arrived in stormy weather in St.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:41

U.S. President Trump called global warming "a hoax" during his election campaign, and promised to scrap the agreement and return jobs to the coal industry. The EU and China will attempt to deepen ties at a summit Thursday amid rising worry about the direction taken by US President Donald Trump on trade and climate change.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:42

Turnout among young voters is modelled differently by each polling firm, which helped account for the wide range of different estimates on the Conservatives' polling lead - now between 3 and 12 percentage points. "How dare you call a general election and then run away from the debate?" he added. "The brighter future we want for our country will not just happen", she will warn.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:34

Woods underwent surgery on his back for the fourth time on 20 April and last week claimed he had "not felt this good in years". He was charged with driving under the influence (DUI) and was later released from Palm Beach County Jail. Police also released photos of his auto that showed both tires flat and minor damage around the bumpers. His breathalyser test showed no sign of alcohol.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:37

Labour has now mobilised the young people of this country to vote and presented a positive vision of Britain via some quite impressive videos being propagated on social media, whilst the Conservatives have nothing. "A coalition which represents all parties might be best placed to secure a deal with the European Union", said Peter Dixon at Commerzbank . "Yes, there is a block of those that now have a massive debt, and I'm looking at ways that we could reduce that, ameliorate that, ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:33

How Cities Will Get the Job Done, reveals that the world's megacities must act to peak emissions by 2020 and then almost halve carbon emissions for every citizen in a decade, from an average of 5 tons CO2e per capita today to 3 tons CO2e per capita by 2030.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:32

While that change would allow people to have guns in school parking lots, school districts could still prohibit guns in school buildings and other outside areas, such as athletic fields. "I've heard, overall, people are pleased with the way the laws are today". Anyone who brings a gun into a school or onto its grounds without a permit would face trespass charges punishable by $1,000 in forfeitures.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:28

Galvez assured that while the AFP leadership commits and takes the initiative to conduct a thorough investigation on the circumstances surrounding this unwanted development, the AFP will remain focused on its mission. "There could be more". The capture or killing of Hapilon would be a much-needed boost for the military. Three Malaysians, an Indonesian and possibly Arab extremists have been killed in the Marawi fighting, Ano said.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:26

Meanwhile, Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has accused Mrs. The debate, organized by the BBC , will have the Liberal Democrats, UK Independence Party, Scottish National Party, Green Party and Plaid Cymru (Party of Wales) also participating, while Home Secretary Amber Rudd will represent the Conservative Party (Tories) instead of Mrs.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:27

In another present for Vladimir Putin and the Russians, the Trump administration is now planning give back two American-based compounds to Russia - the first sign that the White House is planning to ease punishments imposed on the Russians for their meddling in last year's election.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:23

He has a fresh set of eyes". The two leaders held talks on a variety of matters, including bilateral, regional and worldwide issues, reported PTI . This is for the first time Indo-Russia summit in Russia was happening outside Moscow in St Petersburg .

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:23

He noted the attack took place during Ramadan . Over a third of the country is outside government control. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the blast, and it was unclear whether the embassy had been specifically targeted.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:24

Comey's public hearing is scheduled to begin 10 a.m. ET on June 8, with a closed-door session in the afternoon. On Capitol Hill , a rift continued between Rep. Russian officials said last month that they might retaliate. Several U.S. officials, speaking on condition of anonymity, told Reuters that all such requests by Obama administration officials were properly scrutinized and appropriate.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:21

I'm not surprised that Donald Trump is breaking (for now, at least) his promise to move the U.S. Embassy to Jerusalem. "We are disappointed that the president has not yet followed through on his pledge to move the embassy, and we hope that he does so soon", it said .

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:15

Hanning was convicted last June in Detmould state court in northwestern Germany and sentenced to five years in prison , though he never served time behind bars as his case was still being appealed. I could see how corpses were taken back and forth or moved out. "I could smell the burning bodies; I knew corpses were being burned". That argument was first successfully used in 2011 in Munich to convict former OH autoworker John Demjanjuk on allegations he served as a Sobibor death camp guard.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:16

Aides to Trump said he was listening with an open mind to the other leaders' arguments about Paris, but had yet to decide whether to withdraw the USA from the pact. "But even if the government decides to leave the Paris agreement , it's very important for USA society as a whole - the cities, the states, the companies, the businesses - to remain engaged", he said.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:13

USA president Donald Trump hit out at Germany on Tuesday, as repercussions from his first foreign trip as president continued, threatening to undermine the transatlantic relationship between the United States and Europe . Urban is best known for running Trump's campaign in Pennsylvania where the president upset Hillary Clinton 48.2-47.5 percent. Additionally, it is reported that Trump will be traveling more frequently, possibly as often as once a week in an effort to keep the focus on ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:15

Two thousand fearful civilians were trapped on Sunday inside a southern Philippine city where troops are battling Islamist militants, authorities said, as the death toll from nearly a week of fighting neared 100. "Let us be considerate with our Muslim brothers and sisters who have started to observe the Ramadan". At left is Armed Forces chief and martial law administrator Gen.

by | June 02, 2017 | 01:13

He didn't specify which ones. President Vladimir Putin has expressed regret that anti-Russian sentiments in the USA have prevented cooperation on fighting terrorism. He noted that Russian Federation can work constructively with any German leader, adding that he had good ties with German Chancellor Angela Merkel despite some differences.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:07

There were no restrictions anywhere in Kashmir, officials said, adding life was going on normally across the valley. The traffic played normally on all routes and all the shops and business establishments functioned normally after the three days of restrictions and shutdowns.

by | June 01, 2017 | 05:00

The studio audience has been selected for balance. The Labour leader said it was "not right and not fair" for his family to be subjected to the scrutiny. "The Tories are right to be anxious if the momentum looks to be with Labour, but they can still turn it around", Andrew Hawkins, chairman of pollsters ComRes Ltd., said in a telephone interview.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:59

Pressed on why Trump's puzzling tweet remained online overnight and whether anyone in the administration was paying attention, Spicer said , "I think the president and a small group of people know exactly what he meant". Questions continue about allegations that his campaign and associates had contacts with Russian officials before he entered the White House. Both Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and National Security Adviser Lt Gen H R McMaster have discussed that, and "in general terms, ...

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:59

The move comes amid rumours of a deeper White House reshuffle, including the possibility of appointing prominent Republican lobbyist David Urban as chief of staff. Trump's tweet came shortly after his counsellor, Kellyanne Conway , went on the same program to call the talk of collusion with Russian Federation "just a rush to judgment" and to repeat the president's support for his son-in-law.

by | June 01, 2017 | 04:59

Earlier on Friday, on the third anniversary of his taking over as the Prime Minister, Modi arrived here on a day-long visit with the launch of several new projects in the state on his itinerary. "Our lawmaker at that time had requested for the bridge and Atal ji's government had ordered a feasibility study". "For five decades, you had been dreaming of the bridge".