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by | August 02, 2017 | 17:13

Those on the ground are the Chief of Defence Staff, Gen. Gabriel Olonisakin; the Chief of Army Staff, Lt-Gen Tukur Buratai; Chief of Naval Staff, Rear Admiral Ibok-Ete Ibas; and Chief of Air Staff, Air Marshal Sadique Abubakar. This is according to reports by Daily Post which also revealed Buratai is the first to arrive in Maiduguri among the service chiefs. He explained: "It is necessary to point out some of the key information required, which include the following - terrorists sleeper cell ...

by | August 02, 2017 | 17:10

The unusually personal nature of the editorial, together with comments delivered earlier that day by China's ambassador to the United Nations in NY, show that North Korea is becoming the main dispute threatening to tear at Mr Trump's initially friendly relationship with his Chinese counterpart, Mr Xi Jinping.

by | August 02, 2017 | 16:20

Pew put the blame for the increase in concerns about the US squarely on the shoulders of the USA president. Pew identifies a stark ideological divide in the USA on climate change , with 86 percent of liberals seeing it as a major threat versus only 31 percent of conservatives saying so.

by | August 02, 2017 | 16:00

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told a briefing that Trump "certainly didn't dictate (the statement), but. he weighed in, offered suggestion like any father would do". The president's attorney, Jay Sekulow, refused to speak about details regarding Trump's involvement with the statement. The Post indicates that if the misleading statement was written by the president, it could put him in legal jeopardy.

by | August 02, 2017 | 15:45

Trump Jr. responded with a statement claiming the meeting was "primarily" about adoption and its relation to US sanctions on Russian Federation under the Magnitsky Act. "It's very troubling. The president has gone literally from saying there was no collusion to 'so what?'" said Democratic Senator Ron Wyden of Oregon.

by | August 02, 2017 | 15:36

The DCCC is responsible for working to get Democrats elected to the House of Representatives, and a big part of that operation is fundraising. That's likely why both House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) have said the party should not draw a hard line when it comes to abortion , despite the fact that Democrats' 2016 platform clearly called for opposition to restrictions on the procedure.

by | August 02, 2017 | 15:32

In a statement, China's Foreign Ministry said the Indian military was still in Chinese territory, and that China had acted with a great deal of restraint, demanding that India withdraw its forces. Analysts say that China's formal position to end the stand-off has not shifted, notwithstanding the July 27 talks in Beijing between National Security Adviser Ajit Doval and China's State Councilor Yang Jiechi.

by | August 02, 2017 | 15:31

U.S. president Donald Trump visiting Trump International Golf Links, Aberdeen, last year. Donald Trump has proffered an unconventional argument for Scotland to stay in the union, suggesting Scottish independence would result in the nation losing the British Open.

by | August 02, 2017 | 15:30

Resolute Support did not identify the nationality of the troops attacked , nor if they were killed or injured. Afghanistan has always been suffering from unstable political, social and security situation due to the activity of Daesh (banned in Russia) and the Taliban .

by | August 02, 2017 | 15:13

A fierce gunfight followed. Police said the bodies of the two militants were charred "nearly beyond recognition". Dujana, wanted in connection with several terror attacks, was killed by security forces on Tuesday when he went to visit his Indian wife in a village in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.

by | August 02, 2017 | 15:06

Altogether 1,089 "extremists stormed" the site, according to Firas Dibs, spokesperson for the Waqf, the religious authority in charge of the Al-Aqsa mosque. Moreover, Minister Retno has also called on OIC to urge the UN Security Council in Geneva to convene a special meeting to discuss human rights violation at the Al-Aqsa.

by | August 02, 2017 | 14:55

The US government might launch a probe into a Chinese intellectual property system, where foreign companies are required to transfer technologies to local subsidiaries and partners. trade. USA officials also allege that China has violated US intellectual property. Current US-China trade relations represent the biggest worldwide trading line in the world, with any investigation launched by Trump's government likely to cause major tension between Washington and Beijing.

by | August 02, 2017 | 14:55

Mr Tillerson said that the USA would be willing to hold talks with Pyongyang if the North Koreans agreed to end their nuclear missile programme. "The greatest pressure we can put to bear on Iran to change the behavior is a collective pressure", he said.

by | August 02, 2017 | 14:50

Zarif called on the OIC to remain resolute in its mission, which he said is to "counter Zionist expansionism and occupation, and support the establishment of an independent and sustainable Palestinian state with al-Quds al-Sharif as its capital".

by | August 02, 2017 | 14:49

The rules mean passengers have to have their passports checked against databases including the Schengen Information System and an Interpol database on stolen and lost travel documents. The BBC has contacted several airlines and airports. "The Dublin Airport Authority considers its shopping mall to be more important and has little or no regard for the inconvenient runway that's taking up its vehicle park space", he said.

by | August 02, 2017 | 14:39

The Washington Post reports President Donald Trump himself orchestrated the misleading explanation Donald Trump Jr . initially offered about his meeting with a Russian lawyer. The Washington Post , which broke the story Monday evening, notes the statement, "emphasized that the subject of the meeting was 'not a campaign issue at the time'".

by | August 02, 2017 | 13:50

The White House commission on opioid addiction called on Trump on Monday to declare the opioid epidemic a federal state of emergency. DEA chief Chuck Rosenberg said he thought it important to emphasize the drug agency's operating principles, which include rule of law, respect and compassion and integrity.

by | August 02, 2017 | 13:48

The move is retroactive to Saturday. Eduardo Nunez had three hits and four RBIs, Mitch Moreland crushed his 13th home run - a three-run shot - and Brock Holt and Mookie Betts each had an RBI for the Red Sox . The Sox don't hit many home runs (a league-worst 107 in 108 games) and are prone to quick bursts of offense sandwiched between long scoreless droughts.

by | August 02, 2017 | 13:00

The bodycam footage released in July allegedly shows a Baltimore police officer tampering with evidence by planting what appeared to be drugs in a yard filled with debris, according to the Office of the Public Defender. This may be the second video Mosby referred to in a press conference last week about the dismissal of 34 felony drug and firearms cases after other body camera video brought to light by a public defender showed an officer appearing to plant then re-discover a bag of pills ...

by | August 02, 2017 | 12:55

Analysis of the launch late Friday concluded most of the U.S.is now in range of North Korean weaponry. Vice President Mike Pence said "all options are on the table" when it comes to North Korea, as the USA sent two B-1 bombers from Guam on a 10-hour round trip over the Korean Peninsula.

by | August 02, 2017 | 12:53

In February, a test missile was launched in February from the base. An unarmed Minuteman III intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) is scheduled to lift-off between 12:01am and 6:01am local time from the US Air Force North Vandenberg base situated some 210km (130 miles) northwest of Los Angeles, AP reported.

by | August 02, 2017 | 12:34

The top brass of the Congress is crying political vendetta over the raids, even though this is not the first time Shivakumar is being questioned by the I-T department. Rattled by the desertion of its six MLAs, the Gujarat Congress has shifted over 40 of them to the Eagleton Golf Resort to keep its flock together ahead of the Rajya Sabha poll.

by | August 02, 2017 | 12:28

The Public Investment Fund will inject initial investments into the project and start partnerships with global companies, according to state-run Saudi Press Agency . The statement further said that potential tourists to the resorts may not need a visa to enter, and if they do, it will be available online. The Red Sea project is expected to include diving attractions, a nature reserve and luxury hotels.

by | August 02, 2017 | 12:04

Although Trump is expected to sign this bill, it can go into effect with or without president Trump's signature. He recalled that representatives of a number French companies have visited Iran since the implementation of the nuclear agreement between Iran and the major world powers, known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA).

by | August 02, 2017 | 11:39

Editor's note: The photo included in the Facebook post below is graphic and could be disturbing to some readers. Adding, 'Our ocean water quality is tested twice weekly, with excellent results . Robert Yanity, spokesman for the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control, said they can not comment on the patient because of privacy issues.

by | August 02, 2017 | 11:31

Anthony Scaramucci's X-rated rant published by The New Yorker last week has given the magazine an extraordinary digital bump. Harvard alums received the directory and Scaramucci who graduated from Harvard Law School in 1989, had an asterisk next to his name which is a sign that he had died .

by | August 02, 2017 | 11:27

Senior Congress leader Ahmed Patel, who is contesting the Rajya Sabha polls from Gujarat, slammed the I-T raids on the Karnataka Energy minister and accused the BJP of indulging in an "unprecedented witch-hunt" to win one Rajya Sabha seat.

by | August 02, 2017 | 11:25

Under the law, pedestrians are prohibited from using or looking at their phones, cameras, laptops, or video gaming devices while crossing the street. The mayor said the law is necessary because more people are getting hit by cars in Honolulu than nearly any other city in the United States.

by | August 02, 2017 | 11:21

A new Senate bill aimed at cracking down on online sex trafficking ads is galvanizing opposition from internet companies who say that the legislation poses problems for free speech and many websites' business models. "Is this law only about making sure a single company, Backpage, is dead dead dead?" But it said the investigation was primarily meant to intimidate it into going dark.

by | August 02, 2017 | 11:10

Counter-terrorism police raided several Sydney suburbs on Saturday (July 29) after uncovering plans to carry out an attack with an improvised device. "It's just unfathomable that he would be associated with anything like this". The other two men arrested, Abdul Merhi and Khaled Merhi, are related to a man who travelled to Syria in 2014 and is fighting for the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria.

by | August 02, 2017 | 10:41

Tillerson said the North Korean threat "has materialized in the ways we expected it would", and that the administration has responded with "peaceful pressure", although options are limited. Tillerson also defended a broad reorganization of the State Department that he has undertaken. We will be able to handle them. Beijing has blasted USA meddling in the South China Sea, where it says U.S.

by | August 02, 2017 | 10:00

He quickly made his presence known on Monday, ousting newly appointed communications director Anthony Scaramucci and revising the command structure so that all senior staffers report to him. White House chief of staff John Kelly was so upset with how Trump handled former Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey's dismissal that he considered resigning from his post as the secretary of homeland security, it has been reported.

by | August 02, 2017 | 09:37

Some 1,300 Jewish visitors made a pilgrimage to the Temple Mount on Tuesday, days after Muslim worshipers resumed their own visits to the holy site after days of boycotts and protests against security measures that Arabs said broke the delicate status quo there.

by | August 02, 2017 | 09:07

The document doesn't explicitly mention white people, but it asks for people interested in "investigations and possible litigation related to intentional race-based discrimination in college and university admissions". He additionally called the project "welcome" and "long overdue". Donald Trump flirted with and appealed to white nationalists throughout his campaign, and stuck one of their heroes in the big chair at the Justice Department, so it shouldn't be surprising that the Trump ...

by | August 02, 2017 | 08:53

Previous Minuteman ICBM launches this year were conducted in February, April and May. The missile, which weighs nearly 80,000 pounds and has a range of 6,000 miles, is "an element of the nation's strategic deterrent forces", Military reports state.