Yahya al-Nassiri says Thursday's attack, which also left 83 wounded, started with militants opening fire at the checkpoint and the restaurant on the main highway that links Baghdad with the southern provinces. At least 74 people were killed, including seven Iranians, and 93 ors injured in a double suicide bombing near city of Nassiryya, capital of province of Dhi Qar, about 300 kilometres south of Baghdad.
This was announced by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu against the background of a referendum in Iraq about Kurdish independence, which the authorities in Baghdad oppose, Reuters reported. Kalin said there was no other country, or worldwide organisation "other than Israel " that backed the referendum bid. "The people of Kurdistan, including Kirkuk, will not abide by the decision of the Iraqi Parliament", the statement added.
In response, the United Nations slapped even harsher sanctions on North Korea than it has in the past. John McCain said should be " seriously considered ". Beijing and Moscow say that sanctions should be followed with diplomatic solutions. "This is in order to make the right conditions for dialogues and I would like to emphasize this", he said.
Trump is touring the storm damage in Florida, where many remain swamped and without electricity. Hurricane Irma has slammed into southwest Florida, threatening to bring risky storm surges to coastal areas, already battered by the hurricane's powerful winds.
But the transition has been blighted by the tensions between majority Buddhists and the Rohingya , who are widely loathed in Myanmar and regarded as illegal immigrants from Bangladesh , although many have lived in Myanmar for generations.
Syracuse's poverty rate increased last year from 31 percent to 32.1 percent, with its ranking of 13 nationwide up from 29 a year ago . The overall number of people without health insurance fell to 28.1 million, or about 8.8 percent of the US population.
The Florida congressional delegation has urged both the Administration and leaders in Congress to ensure that FEMA and other agencies have the recovery resources they need in a timely manner so our communities can rebuild as soon as possible.
This comes after the Philippines manage to pull out a 2-2 draw against Yemen in their AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers campaign earlier this month. The Philippine Azkals climb up to 123rd in the FIFA World Rankings . "We are happy that after our recent games against Egypt where we won one and lost the other we have improved in the Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings", Uganda interim coach Moses Basena told Xinhua.
Since assuming office eight months ago, US President Donald Trump, who called the agreement brokered with Russia, China, Britain, France and Germany "the dumbest deal perhaps I've ever seen in the history of deal-making", is itching to walk out of the accord.
The answers they got from Flynn's lawyer, Cummings and Engel wrote Tuesday, seemed to confirm that the undisclosed trips took place - and raised the possibility that the embattled Trump ally may have continued his involvement in the deal after assuming his role in the administration.
Gli Usa avevano richiesto sanzioni economiche decisamente più dure che comprendevano anche il completo embargo petrolifero e il congelamento dei beni di Kim. Lo afferma il portavoce del ministero degli Esteri cinese Geng Shuang , secondo l'agenzia Nuova Cina . (Teleborsa) - Non si placano le tensioni internazionali, mentre il braccio di ferro tra la Corea del Nord e l'ONU continua.
As daylight is hitting the islands, and we're really getting a sense of how bad this all is... While the country singer wasn't in the area when the storm took place, he tells HLN's Morning Express with Robin Meade that the destruction in the Virgin Islands is " biblical in nature".
Asked what she thought should happen, she said it was "not up to me to decide", but that "the Department of Justice has to look into any allegations of - whether something's illegal or not". And with that in mind, Trump World has an incentive to trash Comey - or at least try to - since it's the former director's version of events that help paint a picture that looks an terrible lot like obstruction of justice.
Brief, isolated, weak tornadoes are also possible on Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service. Lauren Carroll, a meteorologist with the weather service's Greer, S.C. Roy Cooper's office. Roy Cooper addressed soldiers in Greensboro , where many also trained to perform swift-water rescues. RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCT)-North Carolina Emergency Management is working with the American Red Cross and county emergency managers to open shelters for people who are coming to North Carolina from ...
Former U.S. President Barack Obama made the announcement via video September 13, also stating he would be creating a fellowship program to work alongside other facets of the foundation to help groom the next generation to "change the world", according to the Chicago Tribune.
De Blasio will now go on to the November 7 general election where he will face Republican challenger Nicole Malliotakis, a member of the New York State Assembly representing parts of Brooklyn and Staten Island. Thompson died shortly after, and no replacement was named, leaving Gonzalez in place. He was the only white person celebrating with the congregation, gathered in a central Brooklyn house of worship he was visiting for the first time since becoming New York City's mayor almost four ...
That event promised "mountains of french fries, oceans of ketchup and waterfalls of beer", with admission prices ranging between $35 and $69. For those who stuck it out, eventually slivers of a handful of pizzas and "warm red wine that tasted like ass " were distributed.
As of 5 p.m. Tuesday, over 5.5 million customers in multiple states were still without power, according to the release. Meanwhile, Florida Power & Light spokesman Rob Gould asked customers on Tuesday to be patient as they wait for restoration of electricity.
In the latest demonstration to crack down on illegal immigrants, the U.S. State Department will from Wednesday stop issuing certain kinds of visas to selected citizens of Cambodia , Eritrea, Guinea and Sierra Leone due to the affected nations refusal to take back usa deportees.
The US will face the "greatest pain and suffering" and "permanent extinction" if it insists on imposing new sanctions against North Korea over Pyongyang's latest nuclear test, the defiant Asian nation warned. At a dinner to celebrate Pyongyang's nuclear programme, North Korean leader Kim praised the test and urged the country's scientists to develop more weapons, KCNA reported Sunday.