Asked whether France would recognize Palestine as a state, Macron replied, "Deciding today to recognize Palestine, would that be efficient?" Palestinians will no longer accept any plans proposed by the USA on the settlement of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, President Mahmoud Abbas announced on Friday.
The Russian foreign ministry said the US decision once again undermines the Minsk agreements, TASS state news agency reported on Saturday. ABC News said previously President Trump was expected to endorse a plan envisioning supplies of antitank equipment worth $ 47 million to the Ukrainian authorities.
OH on Friday became the fourth state to ban abortions performed after a prenatal test shows the fetus has or might have Down syndrome. "We all want to be born ideal, but none of us are, and everyone has a right to live, flawless or not", Mike Gonidakis, president of Ohio Right to Life, told the New York Times in 2015 when the bill was introduced.
The state unemployment rate reached 3 percent in both September and October, its lowest level since the federal government began tracking the statistic in 1976. These states also led in month job gains. Alaska and North Dakota shed jobs between October and November. according to the Labor Department. California, Hawaii, Mississippi, and Texas also saw record lows for unemployment in November.
Tropical Storm Tembin struck Mindanao, the archipelago nation's second-largest island on Friday, triggering flash floods and mudslides that have since erased a remote village from the map. Dozens are being treated for injuries, officials said. "(When) these artificial dams were not able to withstand the pressure anymore, flash floods came down from the mountains", said Marasigan, the emergency council spokeswoman.
These attacks have come in spite of the fact that Mueller's investigation has so far led to charges against four former Trump campaign associates, including former campaign manager Paul Manafort and former national security adviser Michael Flynn.
Our soldiers retaliated strongly and effectively on the Pakistan army posts. Keri: One officer and two jawans from 120 Infantry Brigade were on Saturday killed in a ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Keri. Major Moharkar Prafulla Ambadas, Lance Naik Gurmail Singh and Sepoy Pargat Singh were fearless and honest soldiers, an army release said, adding that the nation will always remain indebted to them for their supreme sacrifice and devotion to duty.
Around 70 American students got absolutely shit-faced at an event back in mid-November titled "Tequila Tuesday", over in Bethesda, Maryland. Numerous partiers were underage - 17, 18, 19, 20, the police said. All of them are 20 years old. If convicted on all charges, each of the hosts could be required to pay $315,000 in fines. The defendants reportedly refused to tell police how they obtained enough alcohol to fuel a party of such size.
A charge sheet was filed against 38 persons on October 27, 1997, in the case, a CBI official said. 63 cases were registered under IPC Sections 420 (forgery) and 120 (b) (criminal conspiracy) and Section 13 (b) of the Prevention of Corruption Act.
A Saudi-led coalition has been at war with Iranian-allied Houthi rebels in Yemen since March 2015. Cholera is an acute diarrhoeal infection caused by ingestion of food or water contaminated with the bacterium Vibrio cholera. But UN aid agencies said the move was not enough, and want a complete reopening of all Yemeni ports, including Hodeidah port, the only port to northern Yemen , which is under Houthi control.
Rajoy, who has not commented so far, may speak in the afternoon after a meeting of his party, which saw its number of seats in the Catalan parliament slashed from 11 to just three. Two other pro-independence parties made up the dominant bloc: the left-wing republican ERC party, which collected 32 seats, and the radical, anti-capitalist CUP, which has four seats.
Glimpse of capabilities: Another aircraft in the hangar was the latest intelligence-gathering and surveillance plane, an MC-12. Pence had originally planned to travel to Israel and Egypt this week, but he postponed that trip to remain in Washington while Congress passed legislation to overhaul USA tax law.
Iran says accusations by Saudi Arabia and the United States that it supplied the missile fired by Yemen's Houthi rebels at Riyadh on Tuesday are "baseless". Nikki Haley has been leading the USA campaign implicating Iran in the last Yemeni missile attack on Riyadh on November 4. The missile was intercepted by the Saudi-led coalition before any damage could be done.
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The approved sea walls are a reduced version of an earlier plan for a 1.7-mile continuous wall that was withdrawn past year hoping to protect against erosion on three holes that border the beach. Trump himself is a noted climate change denier , calling the phenomenon a " hoax " manufactured by the Chinese. Her statement came one day after Trump announced plans to withdraw the United States from the Paris climate agreement.
According to Sky News one aardvark is "unaccounted for" and staff have been treated for smoke inhalation. "Approximately three quarters of an adventure cafe and shop and half of the roof is now alight". A London Fire Brigade spokeswoman added that she did not believe any animals were involved in the blaze which broke out near the camel enclosure. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
The U.S. has backed the Saudi-led coalition in its war in Yemen . Last week at a military base in Washington , U.S. Ambassador to the U.N. Nikki Haley showed reporters what she said was debris from a short-range missile of Iranian origin recently fired by the Houthis into Saudi Arabia.
Trump told reporters that he was rushing through the signing of the bill to fulfil his promise to his fellow countrymen that he would do it before Christmas. Republicans are trying to navigate the "awful politics" of the tax bill by saying that everybody will "benefit from the explosion of growth and wages that cutting taxes on corporations will supposedly produce".
A special CBI court will on Saturday decide the fate of former Bihar chief ministers Lalu Yadav and Jagannath Mishra and 20 others in the fodder scam case pertaining to fraudulent withdrawal of more than Rs 89 lakh from Deoghar Treasury between 1991 and 1994.
Read the whole story from The Washington Free Beacon . Project Cassandra, the report stated, was launched in 2008 to monitor Hezbollah's weapons and drug trafficking practices, including the smuggling of cocaine into the U.S. "There is certainly the elements of Hezbollah that are truly a concern to us what they're doing", Brennan said. The White House, however, apparently directly aided Hezbollah in its bid to duck justice, thus contributing to the growth of the Iranian ...