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by | April 11, 2018 | 19:53

For his part, Trump condemned what he called a "heinous attack on innocent" Syrians in Douma , as he opened a cabinet meeting at the White House , adding that decisions would come in the "next 24-48 hours". Diplomats said the United States had asked for discussions on their draft resolution after that meeting. "Through the relevant channels we already conveyed to the United States that armed force under a mendacious pretext against Syria where - at the request of the legitimate ...

by | April 11, 2018 | 19:30

The president is getting closer to a decision on how the USA will respond to the apparent chemical weapons attack against civilians in Syria. This image released Sunday, April 8, 2018 by the Syrian Civil Defense White Helmets, shows a child receiving oxygen through respirators following an alleged poison gas attack in the rebel-held town of Douma, near Damascus, Syria.

by | April 11, 2018 | 19:24

For his part, Trump condemned what he called a "heinous attack on innocent" Syrians in Douma, as he opened a cabinet meeting at the White House, adding that decisions would come in the "next 24-48 hours". Earlier on Monday, escalation in war of words had broken out between Moscow and Washington at UNSC emergency session over a suspected chemical attack in Douma.

by | April 11, 2018 | 19:09

Looking directly at the audience, Lisa asserts: "It's hard to say". She then literally looks at a framed picture of Apu with "Don't have a cow!" written on it. "The idea that anybody, young or old, past or present, was bullied or teased or worse based on the character of Apu on The Simpsons , the voice or any other tropes of the character, is distressing", he said in January.

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:58

And while Haley - along with the United Kingdom and French ambassadors - walked out of the chambers prior to his remarks, Syria's ambassador to the UN, Bashar Jaafari, took the opportunity to slam the USA when it was his turn to speak before the council.

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:57

BBC News correspondent Jessica Parker said the leaked document would therefore make for uncomfortable reading for Ms Rudd, particularly because it appeared to have come from the government's own analysts. Tackling serious violence is not a "law enforcement issue alone", according to a key government strategy published amid an embarrassing row over the impact of police numbers on a rising tide of violent crime in Britain.

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:56

And he accused Britain, France and others of "blindly" following the U.S. line on Syria , using "slander, insults, hawkish rhetoric, blackmail, sanctions and threats to use force against a sovereign state". The council was debating a US -drafted proposal to create an independent panel to investigate the attack in Douma, the last rebel-held town in Syria's eastern Ghouta enclave.

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:39

The new "unexplained wealth orders" - measures that target United Kingdom residents who may be laundering money - are created to go after criminals and corrupt politicians from outside the European Union who are using the United Kingdom to store their illegal wealth.

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:31

The team will be counting on some of the newcomers to firm up its defense. Barragan scored his first goal in the fourth minute on an assist from Malunat. An incredible season has come to a close. "It's been tough", McCardle said of the process this year compared to previous years. Technically, high school soccer games are only 80 minutes long, but even that duration will test the depth on the Falcons this year.

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:31

On Monday , US President Donald Trump said that he was " very strongly, very seriously " considering a military option in Syria , promising to make a " major decision " within up to 48 hours. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders calls on a reporter during the daily briefing at the White House in Washington, Monday , April 9, 2018.

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:23

She blamed Russian Federation for making the world "a far more unsafe place" by not only allegedly poisoning the Skripals but by shielding Syrian President Bashar al-Assad from sanctions at the UN over his alleged use of chemical weapons in his nation's seven-year civil war.

by | April 11, 2018 | 18:05

Trump made the remarks at a cabinet meeting where he also acknowledged the two sides were in talks to prepare for the meeting. Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., on Sunday said President Trump's talk about pulling US troops out of Syria "emboldened" Bashar Assad to launch a suspected chemical weapons attack .

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:49

The 30 second long clip emerged at a time of escalating violence in the Gaza Strip , where Palestinian protesters have been taking part in protests in what is often termed a no-mans land at the border with Israel . It added that the statements made in the video and the filming and distribution of the incident "do not suit the degree of restraint expected of IDF soldiers and will be dealt by commanders accordingly".

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:32

Israeli soldiers invaded, earlier on Wednesday at dawn, Azzoun town, east of Qalqilia, and Tal village, southwest of Nablus, in northern West Bank, and abducted four Palestinians. Firebombs have been thrown over the past several Fridays as well, but Israeli security forces said that it was likely that Hamas would concentrate on that tactic, now that the summer wheat is growing.

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:00

He suggested Syria's main military ally, Russia , would "pay a price". Russian Federation and the United States have tangled at the United Nations over the use of chemical weapons in Syria as Washington and its allies considered whether to strike at President Bashar al-Assad's forces over a suspected poison gas attack.

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:04

He also repeated Japan's call for South Korea to stick to a December 2015 bilateral agreement on the issue of "comfort women" forced into Japanese wartime military brothels. Cho said that, given that Kim sat closer to the North's ruler at the North-China summit than top diplomat Ri Yong-ho and Ri Su-yong, a vice party chairman in charge of global affairs, his clout seems to extend beyond inter-Korean affairs.

by | April 11, 2018 | 17:01

On Tuesday, Myanmar's military announced it had sentenced seven soldiers to 10 years in prison for their part in killings , a case covered by the two reporters, a development both referenced as they left court, contrasting the sentence the soldiers received to the maximum sentence they might receive.

by | April 11, 2018 | 16:59

Ryan's plans have been the source of much speculation amid Republican concerns over keeping their majority in the House of Representatives . Ryan was previously chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee and before that chairman of the House Budget Committee.

by | April 11, 2018 | 16:41

On the other hand, the report states that Congress failed to meet its funding needs from the income it generated in 2016-17, reporting an expenditure of Rs 321.61 crore against an income of Rs 225.36 crore. In contrast, the parties had have received 60% (Rs 616.05 cr) of their income from voluntary contributions during FY- 2015-16. The top major parties, BJP and INC, have delayed submitting their audit reports by an average of nearly 6 months, the report said.

by | April 11, 2018 | 16:43

We had high hopes this season and it has escaped us again", added the 33-year-old player, who also acknowledged that the game could have been his last in the competition for Barca amid uncertainty about his future beyond this season. More relevantly, it means Umtiti still has a €60million (£52.2million) release clause that represents excellent value for a player of his quality - so if he was to decide to leave Barça, the Catalan club would be powerless to stop him.