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by | February 12, 2018 | 03:23

Operation Olive Branch was launched by Turkey on January 20 to remove the PKK/PYD/YPG/KCK and Daesh terrorists from Afrin in northwestern Syria . A total of 19 targets were destroyed on the 23rd day of the counter-terror operation, killing 86 terrorists, the statement elaborated.

by | February 12, 2018 | 03:10

All broke out in broad smiles. Most notably, North Korea's ceremonial head of state, Kim Yong-nam, and Kim Jong-un's sister, Kim Yo-jong, were both in attendance at the Opening Ceremony . Tensions between the two soared a year ago as Pyongyang tested missiles capable of reaching the US mainland and its most powerful nuclear device to date, while Kim Jong Un and US President Donald Trump traded personal insults and threats of war.

by | February 12, 2018 | 03:06

North Korean state media said Thursday there was no intention on the North Korean side for such talks to take place. North Korea's delegation to the games will conclude its visit later on Sunday, having appeared to thaw the rift with the South, but there is scepticism about how honest Pyongyang is about improving relations.

by | February 12, 2018 | 03:05

Around that same time , Winer happened to speak with "old friend" and long-time Clinton operative Sidney Blumenthal, whom he met 30 years ago. If the Steele dossier evokes Russian literature with its endless cast and nuanced relationships, the reports are the CliffsNotes.

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:58

After the mainstream political parties chose to defy the boycott diktat and contest the election, NSCN-IM had made a veiled threat, stating that any national worker found "defying the decision of the Naga people would face serious consequences as per the Ajha (decree) of the government".

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:53

The Senate is likely to vote to reopen the government in the wee hours Friday. While the GOP controls all three branches of government, it still must depend on Democratic votes to overcome a Senate filibuster, and they wouldn't agree to spend more on the military without boosting domestic programs as well.

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:53

In that regard, Kim Jong Un has scored a victory this week. "There are many things similar and the same. I hope we can quickly become one and meet these good people again in Pyongyang". US Vice President Mike Pence has urged South Korean President Moon Jae-in to be wary of North Korea's "charm offensive". North Korea will not relinquish its nuclear arsenal because its government sees it as an essential means of guaranteeing its survival - and after Saddam Hussein and Muammar ...

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:50

Mary Mae Jones Plungers from the Beaver Lake Plunge raised $3,253 and won 'Best Large Group Costume.' Their team had 40 plungers. Saturday's plunge was supported by the Wertz Warriors and was one of 28 plunges in the state. SAAC, the student-run organization that serves as liaison between the university's athletic department and its athletes, coordinates a number of community service related events each year.

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:49

The two parties signed agreements worth $41.35 million to fund multiple projects in Palestine. For this reason, many have accused India of hypocrisy for heavily supporting Israel while falsely claiming to back Palestinian statehood. Describing the Gulf and West Asia region was a "key priority" in India's external engagement, Modi ahead of his visit said his trip was aimed at strengthening ties with the region.

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:32

His next possible date of release is March of 2069, when he will be 105 years old. Nassar has also been sentenced to 60 years in prison for three child pornography charges in federal court and between 40 to 175 years for seven counts of criminal sexual conduct.

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:28

Virginia Tech went into Charlottesville , where Virginia hasn't lost in almost a year, and knocked off the Cavaliers in overtime. "I just wish it would've led us to a win". Perhaps No. 6 Cincinnati will leapfrog the current top 5 and earn its first No. 1 ranking since Kenyon Martin led them to the top in 1999-00. "Had we won, we would have been number one and I wouldn't have felt great".

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:25

County District Attorney's office for possible charges, a spokesman said Thursday. The D.A.'s office is also considering two other cases against Weinstein that were submitted by the Beverly Hills Police Department. The LAPD also said it was investigating an allegation that Weinstein committed "lewd acts" in 2015. It is for the district attorney to decide whether any criminal charges should be filed.

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:11

Rand Paul repeatedly held up votes on the budget plan, futilely seeking a vote on reversing spending increases. Democrats won an additional $131 billion over two years in new funding for domestic programs - $63 billion for the remainder of this fiscal year, which began October 1, and $68 billion for fiscal year 2019.

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:10

Accounts associated with the Azerbaijani lobby in Turkey distributed photos, apparently taken in the war zone, showing messages written on shells like "Karabakh is Turkish , will remain Turkish " with a hashtag for the Turkish official name for the Afrin operation, "Olive Branch".

by | February 12, 2018 | 02:00

The assault occurred during the Sunday's mass in St Lidwina Bedhog Trihanggo church of Sleman district in the province, said the police officer who is in charge of the police station in Gamping sub-district where the incident took place. Police said the attacker charged at the officer, who shot and injured him. The incident sparked fears of a terrorist attack on the church, but police said investigations were ongoing, and they have not determined the reason for the attack.

by | February 12, 2018 | 01:48

However, the immediate backlash proved Ramo wrong - most Koreans did not believe that Japan was an "example" of any kind - and a petition quickly circulated , demanding that he apologize. USA broadcaster NBC has apologised after offending Koreans by seemingly downplaying Japan's colonial occupation of the peninsula. NBC has issued an apology after its Olympic "Asian analyst" Joshua Cooper Ramo praised Japan's contribution to Korea's history.

by | February 12, 2018 | 01:34

The Centre has released Rs 1,269 crore to Andhra Pradesh under different heads in the last few days amid a strain in ties between the NDA and ally TDP over the state's allocation in the Union Budget , reported PTI. Speaking at a press briefing, BJP State chief and Vishakapatnam MP, K. Hari Babu said meetings in Delhi between Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, party president Amit Shah and TDP MP and Minister of State for Science and Technology Y.S.

by | February 12, 2018 | 01:34

After ascertaining that no members of the family had been bleeding, they contacted Starbucks to inform them of what had happened. After reporting the incident at the Starbucks location they family received confirmation that there was an employee who was bleeding but had since been removed from the sales floor.

by | February 12, 2018 | 01:34

Diminish and Paul Catholic School central that she needed to leave. Photos of the couple's Floridian beach wedding were posted on Facebook along with a video of their first dance. Cini said she didn't know that Morffi was gay, but that it didn't matter to her or other parents. "Today a hard and necessary decision has been made regarding Ms.

by | February 12, 2018 | 01:06

Exceptions could arise for individuals who commit a felony or has received a deportation order from a federal judge. Secretary of Defense James Mattis on Thursday told reporters that members of the military now protected under the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program will not face deportation.

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:58

The military said in January the 10 slain Rohingya men belonged to a group of 200 "terrorists" who had attacked security forces. Reuters news agency has published a report by two arrested reporters on the massacre of 10 Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar .

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:50

American Serena Williams was drawn on Friday to play doubles in a potentially decisive fifth rubber in this week's Fed Cup first round tie against the Netherlands in what will be her first competitive match in over a year. Serena, on the flip side, held in all but one service game as she showed glimpses of her unbelievable serve and groundstrokes. After not surrendering a break-point opportunity in the first set, Williams was broken by Rus twice in the second set.

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:47

The House voted 240-186 to approve the bill just before dawn Eastern time , hours after the Senate approved the measure 71-28, with some of Congress' most conservative and liberal lawmakers voting no. Ryan hasn't scheduled House consideration, infuriating Democrats, but he said Friday, "We will focus on bringing that debate to this floor and finding a solution".

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:42

Kelly was an upgrade over Trump's first chief of staff, Reince Priebus, in that he's a much more seasoned manager and that his views are much more aligned with those of the President. D'Antonio began before adding the President's comments on Porter manifest the long held belief that "Decades of this practice trained many people to accept 'Trump being Trump, ' which meant they discounted his racist, sexist comments and tweets".

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:40

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence , who is also in South Korea to attend the opening ceremony of the PyeongChang Winter Olympics , on Friday visited wreckage of the Cheonan warship destroyed in an incident in March 2010. Speaking to NBC's "Nightly News" on Thursday, the vice president continued to stress that the United States would protect itself from North Korean nuclear threats by taking whatever "action is necessary to defend our homeland".

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:33

The targeted air and artillery strikes killed an estimated 100 pro-regime forces, the official said. There are about 2,000 American troops in Syria, mostly operating in support of the Syrian Democratic Force (SDF), a Kurdish-dominated group that have helped expel the Islamic State from most areas it once controlled.

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:34

Oxfam said it was "shocked and dismayed" by the new Chad claims although it said it could not corroborate the claims. Figures collected by four of Britain's leading overseas aid charities and seen by The Sunday Times reveal that 125 allegations of sex abuse were made past year.

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:31

The incident in an area known to be the elephant corridor. None of the train passengers were injured during the accident, which derailed the vehicle. A special train has been sent from Lumding, to help the stranded passengers, an official of Northeast Frontier Railway said. Earlier on December 10 past year, five elephants, including a pregnant female were killed when the Guwahati-Naharlagun Donyi Polo Express hit a herd crossing tracks near Balipara in Sonitpur district.

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:32

E' uno dei messaggi nel discorso fatto a Pyongyang alla parata militare per i 70 anni della nascita delle forze armate, alla vigilia della cerimonia di apertura delle Olimpiadi di PyeongChang . La Corea del Nord aveva già inviato nel Sud una delegazione di 46 membri, tra cui i 22 atleti che parteciperanno ai Giochi, e un'altra di 140 persone per la maggior parte composta da artisti della Samjiyon art troupe.

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:26

The California Democrat was demanding that Republicans agree to allow illegal aliens brought here as children to remain in the United States. A short time later, administration spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said the president did not want a shutdown - despite his statements suggesting otherwise.

by | February 12, 2018 | 00:26

The head of the House committee, Rep. Devin Nunes , R-Calif., who produced the GOP memo , encouraged Democrats to accept the Justice Department's recommendations and "make the appropriate technical changes and redactions". FBI Director Christopher Wray and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , in a letter to McGahn released by the White House on Friday , expressed concerns about the release of portions of the Democratic memo.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:25

Durham Police named the student as 20-year-old Olivia Burt from Hampshire. Professor David Held, master of University College, Durham, said 'the college has lost a bright and outstandingly able student. Desperate attempts were made by doormen to resuscitate the woman, but she was later pronounced dead. No-one pictured is thought to have been caught up in the tragedy Witnesses told how the large queue formed after the club stopped letting people in.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:19

Darcey Perry. An Alaska Airlines flight bound to Seattle, Washington, on Wednesday was diverted back due to an incident that involved a naked passenger onboard the plane. . Staci Feger-Pellessier, a spokeswoman for the Anchorage FBI office, said told AP via e-mail Thursday that the man was taken to a local hospital for a psychiatric evaluation.

by | February 11, 2018 | 05:04

Serena Williams is scheduled to play doubles on Sunday, but will not play singles matches when the United States opens its Fed Cup defense against the Netherlands beginning Saturday in Asheville, N.C. "I'm well aware of the record books, unfortunately". In other World Group matches this weekend, the Czech Republic will require top performances in Prague from a highly experienced quartet including double Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova to overcome a strong Swiss team for whom Belinda ...

by | February 11, 2018 | 04:50

The Israeli military said that early assessments showed it was hit by Syrian anti-aircraft fire , but could not immediately confirm that. Netanyahu has been seeking to persuade Russian Federation to limit Iran's presence near Israeli territory and to stop it from entrenching itself militarily in Syria .