Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said various times recently that Turkey's armed forces had completed preparations for an operation against the Kurdish-controlled region of Afrin in northwest Syria . The Democratic Union Party (PYD), the YPG's political branch, is also calling on the global community "to take responsibility towards more than a million people living in Afrin", declaring that the Turkish government "has become a threat to any solution to the Syrian crisis".
Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang said China would take "necessary measures" to protect its sovereignty after the USS Hopper sailed within 12 nautical miles of Scarborough Shoal on Wednesday evening without China's permission. Tensions flared between the United States and China this weekend when a US ship sailed into waters claimed by the Asian nation. China's defence ministry dismissed those claims on Saturday, saying "the situation in the South China Sea has steadily stabilised".
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The subject fuelled more controversy on January 12 when four senior apex court judges accused the Chief Justice of allocating key cases to relatively junior judges, insinuating an attempt to influence outcomes. But then, CJI Misra's predecessor Justice JS Khehar had assigned a PIL relating to the controversial disclosures against top politicians in the Sahara-Birla diaries to Justice Arun Mishra, who dismissed requests for an independent probe.
McCollum sprinted from the floor to the locker room early in the fourth quarter with a brief bout of nausea, but returned a few minutes later. Gopher Hockey team captain Tyler Sheehy eclipsed 100 career points in his 100th career game on Thursday night, scoring twice including the game victor and adding an assist as No.
Initially, Pakistani troops started with the firing at Narianpur, SM Pura, Fathwal, Chambliyal and later it turned into more Indian posts, including Kandral, Majra, Mallu Chak, SP-1, SP-2, and Tanver. "Heavy shelling and firing is on in the Arnia sub-sector and here our forces are responding in equal measures", said the police official. Nine people, including 5 civilians, have been killed and 47 injured in ceasefire violations over last three days.
Mr Dhillon has concluded that the White House has extensive executive privilege claims over Mr Bannon. Presidents since George Washington have resisted congressional requests for documents and the testimony of administration officials by asserting a power known as executive privilege.
Trump issued a fresh denial on Monday, saying: "Senator Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented what was said at the DACA meeting". Whether you love him or not, you have to admit that Donald Trump has a gift for branding - especially when it comes to people.
Providing details of the progress made in Smart Cities , Shri Puri informed that "So far 85 out of 90 cities already selected have incorporated their SPVs and 61 Cities have procured PMCs; another 8 cities are in various stages of hiring their PMCs".
On Friday, Durbin said: "I can not believe that in the history of the White House, in that Oval Office, any president has ever spoken the words that I personally heard our president speak yesterday". "He is more enthusiastic about the diet part than the exercise part, but we're going to do both". Jackson joked that if President Donald Trump had maintained a healthier diet over the last 20 years, he could have lived for 200 years.
As per Delhi Fire Services official, the rescue operation is underway and many have been evacuated from the building. Meanwhile, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal has expressed his sadness at the deaths and has said that govt is keeping a close eye on the situation.
The contest equalled the women's singles Australian Open record for longest match in terms of games played. In terms of duration, it was nearly an hour shorter than the record 4:44 that Francesca Schiavone needed to beat Svetlana Kuznetsova in 2011.
The 30-year-old played almost flawless in the opening set, but things got complicated in the second set before she recovered to win the tie-break and claim a 6-1, 7-6 (2) win over Sevastova in a thrilling clash that lasted an hour and 23 minutes on Rod Laver Arena .
Interior Ministry spokesman Najib Danish confirmed Saturday that the hotel came under attack at around 9 p.m. local time, but could not provide additional details. The Intercontinental was developed by the InterContinental Hotels Group and opened in 1969. An AFP reporter who attended the conference passed through two vehicle security checkpoints.
But speaking to MPs, Mr Gauke said he will not seek to block others from taking legal action against the move. He confirmed that Worboys would not be freed until his license conditions have been finalised and that further meetings concerning his release are to take place next week.
The tall defender who appeared to be injured in the game put hus body on the line when need arises to ensure Nigeria stopped the 2014 champions who are favourites to retain their title. Nigeria's forward play lacked any sharpness while Libya offered next to nothing despite winning myriad of set piece in unsafe positions. Later in Group C, Rwanda take on Equatorial Guinea with all four teams still in contention for a place in the quarter-finals regardless of the result.
In Bad Salzungen, Germany , a 28-year-old fireman was killed when a tree fell on him while trying to help a woman who had been trapped in her auto by fallen trees, the district administration said. Police in the eastern province of Overijssel said in a tweet that a 62-year-old man died after being hit in the face by a falling tree branch. Photo: Reuters Frustrated passengers packed into stations, desperately hoping to find a way to travel, with trams and buses also badly disrupted.
In his first match since Boxing Day, Matt Henry was all over Pakistan's top-order at the Basin Reserve. Having witnessed Pakistan's performance in New Zealand by now, it would be hard for someone to believe that this team won the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 just a few months ago, and that also in England.
Muhammad-Ali Abdur-Rahkman ended the drought with a 3-pointer in the second half, but Anton Gill answered with 3-pointer to give Nebraska a 15-point cushion with 12:23 left. 18, 2018. James Palmer Jr . is leading Nebraska with 15.7 points per game while Isaac Copeland is adding 12.3 points and 6.4 rebounds per contest.
As a outcome, in industrialised countries such as the United Kingdom the average age for a girl's first menstruation has dropped by four years in the past 150 years. She explains that these delays mean "semi-dependency" that is characteristic of adolescence. Prof Russell Viner, president of the Royal College of Pediatrics and Child Health said "in the United Kingdom, the average age for leaving home is now around 25 years for both men and women".