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by | June 11, 2017 | 10:36

The ministry also published pictures of their corpses. During last year's presidential campaign, he suggested that one of his top priorities was to dismantle the "disastrous" 2015 deal aimed at preventing Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons in exchange for the lifting of sanctions.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:37

While evidence that this week's attacks were carried out by Iranian Kurds is becoming irrefutable, Iranian authorities are typically reluctant to admit to having homegrown terrorists or to reveal their ethnic backgrounds. A policeman at the Iranian parliament. The president said it is not the first time the nation witnesses such acts of terror, stressing that "people will find their own way to national goals and unity, and the nation will undoubtedly emerge victorious".

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:36

Brancaccio: All right, but help us get a better sense of how these thorny negotiations of extricating Britain from the European Union are now going to proceed. Within the two years of talks, Britain wants to not only agree on the terms of its exit but also negotiate a new relationship on things like trade and security.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:37

Mike Rogers in the above clip. "I have never felt pressured to intervene in the Russian Federation investigation in any way", Coats told members of the Senate intelligence committee when asked about such reports . The Washington Post said in an article published June 6 that said Trump pressed Coats to intervene with the FBI on the investigation of Flynn.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:33

Oettinger, who is Germany's European Union commissioner, added that the European Union "stands ready" for Brexit talks, "but the next few hours or days will indicate if the other negotiating party can even begin talks because without a government, there can be no negotiations".

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:28

The Czech prime minister said Friday that Britain should not be granted any extension on the two-year deadline for the Brexit talks. She added that Britain will still remain in Europe after Brexit , and that she wanted the country to remain a good partner.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:30

The Ipsos Sopra Steria poll projected Macron's Republic On The Move (LREM) would win 31 percent of the vote in the first round of voting on June 11, up from 29.5 percent the last time the survey was conducted almost a week ago. With the political tide turning against the main parties of left and right, they have warned that a landslide could be bad for democracy. The Socialists of former President Hollande fear heavy losses after a disastrous performance in the presidential election.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:32

In a resignation statement on the Conservative Home website, Timothy conceded that the campaign had failed to communicate "Theresa's positive plan for the future", and missed signs of surging support for the opposition Labour Party . EU Budget Commissioner Guenther Oettinger said it may now be possible to discuss closer ties between Britain and the EU than May had initially planned, given her election flop.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:24

Syrian troops and allied militia in the south-east Syrian desert were seen securing their positions near the Tanf base, at Iraqi-Syrian border on Saturday (June 10), Syrian army handout video showed. The coalition has established a "de-confliction" zone, extending 55 kilometres (34 miles) from the garrison, in which pro-regime and Russian forces are not supposed to operate.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:23

May had called the snap election with a view to increasing the narrow majority she had inherited from her predecessor David Cameron. "Our manifesto was full of fear and the Labour Party's manifesto was full of promises". The arrangement with the DUP will make governing easier, but it makes some Conservatives uneasy. Addressing criticism of the DUP's stance on gay rights, he said: "That is all devolved".

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:23

With backing from US President Donald Trump , they accuse Qatar of supporting their regional arch-rival Iran as well as Islamist militants . Calling upon Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Bahrain , and Egypt to ease the blockade , Mr.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:24

The designations point to the fact that despite repeated calls from the countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) and the worldwide community, Qatar remains a permissive jurisdiction for terrorism financing. While acknowledging that Qatar had "made progress in halting financial support and expelling terrorists" from within its border, Tillerson noted that the small but wealthy country has supported a wide variety of political groups, from activist to violent ones, and he urged Qatari ...

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:18

Two were admitted to hospital, the Dutch news agency ANP reported. According to the Amsterdam police it doesn't seem to be a set up attack, but after the arrest it became clear that the suspect was not feeling well. The Netherlands has been on high alert following a series of attacks around Europe in recent months, including ones involving cars plowing into people.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:15

Asked if he would be willing to go under oath to give his version of the interactions with Mr Comey , Mr Trump replied, "100 percent". US President Donald Trump punched back yesterday against James Comey , accusing the ousted Federal Bureau of Investigation director of lying about their private conversations - and saying he is "100 per cent" willing to testify under oath.

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:10

Mali, a majority Muslim country that has borne the brunt of Islamist militant activity in West Africa, put out a statement on Saturday that declined to take sides. regardless of its financier". Turkey has maintained good relations with Qatar as well as several of its Gulf Arab neighbors. The UAE ambassador to Washington, Yousef Al Otaiba, welcomed Mr Trump's comments, saying "the president is absolutely right, stopping funding for extremism means starting with Qatar".

by | June 11, 2017 | 10:00

Handel , a former Georgia secretary of state, repeatedly tied Ossoff to Pelosi and the most liberal factions of the Democratic Party. Instead, he cast himself as an economics-driven voice who would work across the aisle. "I will not be lectured by you", she said, recalling "holding the hands of friends" suffering from breast cancer. Ossoff was handpicked by House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi .

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:54

On June 3, the day of the assault, Khuram Butt attempted to rent a 7.5-ton truck online but didn't provide payment details and the rental didn't go ahead, police said. A copy of the Quran, equipment for making petrol bombs, plastic bottles and duct tape for constructing fake suicide bomb belts, and an ID card for Redouane were found from the house.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:55

Police shot Yacqub Khayre dead after he held a woman captive inside an apartment building in Australia's second largest city. "The attack in Melbourne , Australia was carried out by a soldier of the Islamic State in response to the call for targeting the subjects of the coalition states", ISIS Amaq news agency said, relating to Australia's partnership in the USA counter-ISIS coalition.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:52

However, according to local sources, the attack was an insider attack targeting U.S. soldiers by an Afghan solider. "The infiltrator was killed by other Afghan soldiers on the ground", read a statement from the Taliban . North Atlantic Treaty Organisation troops have adopted special security measures to try to counter the threat. Insider attacks have also plagued Afghan troops, depleting morale and causing mistrust within security ranks.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:44

Police said Khurum Butt, the ringleader , made a booking with a haulage company, but the rental was cancelled when he failed to make the payment on time. "I spoke with the 200 frightened people in the basement and told them that there were armed officers outside, we were safe and we would evacuate them as soon as we could - and I got a big round of applause", he said.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:42

This is pernicious - and risky. Trump has a long history of threatening to file complaints and lawsuits and not following through. That can be reasonably construed as the president thinking there is no reasonable basis to believe that there had been a violation of the law and thus no reasonable basis for the FBI to continue its investigation.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:43

Maybe Trump should tweet nonsense words daily because every second we spend on covfefe is one not spent talking about Russian Federation or his awful health care bill. That trails the records of Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush, who had each nominated about twice as many people by this point in the first year of their first terms.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:39

In addition, police found an English-language Koran during the search of the suspects' safe house, which was opened on a page which contained a verse on martyrdom. "They were still fairly close to the van". Police released details of their investigation as they appealed to the public for information, saying that showed Khuram Butt , believed to be the plot's ringleader, originally tried to rent a 7.5 ton truck.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:36

Lewis hung tough and swung back, but his haymaker and big kick-heavy attack depleted his gas tank. Mark Hunt will look to end Derrick Lewis' current win streak. Speaking after his main event loss, Lewis claimed that he would 'probably retire'. This fight will propel Hunt back into the heavyweight division and show that a 43-year-old Super Samoan shouldn't be taken lightly.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:30

Chief of the Defense Staff Stuart Peach said Thursday that roughly 1,000 military personnel had been deployed along with police as the terrorist threat was raised to "critical" after the attack that killed 22 people and injured dozens more.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:29

The body was recovered near Limehouse, downstream of London Bridge , at around 7.45pm on Tuesday by specialist officers from the marine police unit. Thomas's next of kin have been told, police said, but formal identification has not yet taken place.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:27

When Trump was asked whether he himself would be willing to testify under oath , he said "100%". Regarding Qatar, home to USA military facilities and a diplomatic imbroglio with its Gulf Region neighbors, Trump said , "We ask Qatar and other countries in the region to do more, and do it faster".

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:17

The Taliban claimed responsibility in a statement by Taliban spokesperson Zabiullah Mujahid, who said the shooting was committed by one of the group's fighters who had joined the Afghan army. "Additional information will be released as appropriate". "This incident is under investigation". But suffice it to say, when heroes fall, Americans grieve.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:16

We are seeing shortages of food. "We believe these are unintended consequences". President Donald Trump doubled down on his war of words with one of America's top Middle East allies, publicly undercutting one of his own senior aides and potentially threatening the future of a vital U.S.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:12

I'm not going to say, 'I want you to pledge allegiance.' Who would do that? "Who would do that?" "Yesterday showed no collusion, no obstruction", Mr Trump said in the White House Rose Garden , during a news conference with the visiting Romanian president.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:11

The intended truck was smaller but similar to the one used in the Nice attack previous year that killed 86 people and injured hundreds in the resort town in the south of France . The Ernesto brand knives are 12 inches long, and were found with tape wrapped around the handles and leather straps attached to them to keep the weapons on the attackers' wrists.

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:07

I'm not going to say I want you to pledge allegiance. "The American people deserve to hear the president's side of the story in a similar forum - under oath and open to the press", Senator Chris Murphy of CT said in a statement. Given all that, it would be extremely hard to make a case that Trump obstructed justice and realistically, if the Special Counsel was even going to try to make that case, it's very unlikely he would have allowed Comey to testify in front of Congress in the first ...

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:03

US President Donald Trump, whose tweets on the crisis have caused controversy, spoke to Qatar's Emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, by phone on Wednesday and offered a possible White House meeting to help resolve the crisis, officials said .

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:03

Trump's demand that there be "no more funding" by Qatar for extremists groups contradicted the message delivered Friday by Tillerson, who had urged Qatar's neighbors to ease their blockade while calling for "calm and thoughtful dialogue".

by | June 11, 2017 | 09:03

Reza Seifollahi, deputy chief of the Supreme National Security Council, told the independent newspaper Shargh that the male attackers were Iranian. The intelligence ministry said Friday 41 suspects were arrested in Tehran , in the northwestern provinces of Kermanshah and Kurdistan, and in West Azerbaijan, near the borders with Iraq and Turkey .