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by | April 15, 2018 | 03:49

In 2013, he said, "we should stay the hell out of Syria" and "Let the Arab League take care of Syria". The sky looked orange over eastern Damascus apparently as a result of fires caused by the missiles hitting Syria. Russian Federation threatened to shoot down any US missiles launched at targets in Syria. These hardliners, along with influential United States allies Israel and Saudi Arabia, want Washington to counter Iran's growing power in Syria - even if it means risking a perilous ...

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:14

Trump on Wednesday had warned Russian Federation to "get ready" for a missile attack on its ally Syria, suggesting imminent retaliation for last weekend's suspected chemical weapons attack . Pinheiro's team, set up in August 2011, has have never been allowed into Syria. France says it will decide in the coming days whether to launch a military strike over a suspected chemical attack in Syria.

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:06

Carpenter also said that Sarah Hart and two of the couple's children had "a significant amount" of an ingredient found in Benadryl in their system, the Associated Press reported. A neighbour in the semi-detached house next door, who preferred to remain anonymous, told The Mercury newspaper that her sleep was broken around two in the morning when she heard what sounded like footsteps on her roof.

by | April 15, 2018 | 03:01

These detailed reports from WHO's partners come as the UN Security Council tried and failed on Tuesday to adopt two competing resolutions that would have established a mechanism to investigate the use of chemical weapons in Syria, as well as another resolution concerning a fact-finding mission in the war-torn country.

by | April 15, 2018 | 02:19

Pence spoke to Trump shortly after the president's address to the nation. In Peru almost every president in the nation's last two decades has been accused of corruption. He was meeting with Venezuelan opposition leaders. Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro was barred from attending the summit over his plans to hold a presidential election that the opposition is boycotting and that many foreign governments consider a sham.

by | April 15, 2018 | 02:14

Pence says he's hopeful that Russian Federation and Iran will "once and for all abandon chemical weapons" against innocent civilians. "In this regard, the Allies call on all supporters of the Syrian regime, notably Russian Federation, to exercise responsibility to ensure that the Syrian regime participates constructively in the UN-led Geneva process", he said after a meeting in Brussels of the amsassadors of 29 North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member countries.

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:56

Starting off in the Champions League, Liverpool will host Roma in the first leg of the semifinal while Bayern Munich will receive a visit from two-time defending champions Real Madrid. "They scored the second and Ignashevich had a chance to score goal three, then we were a bit on the ropes". " Atletico Madrid are clearly the best side left".

by | April 15, 2018 | 01:28

The vote reflected the deep divisions in the UN's most powerful body, which has been paralyzed in dealing with the seven-year Syrian conflict and chemical weapons use in the country. The US, Britain, and France say they launched airstrikes against Syrian chemical sites after obtaining "proof" that poisonous gas was used last weekend in Douma and in which at least 40 people, including children, were killed.

by | April 14, 2018 | 23:26

Justifying the decision to mount air strikes against Syria the three governments laid out evidence that the regime had used chemical weapons in the attack earlier this month, which opposition activists, rescue workers and medics say killed more than 40 civilians.

by | April 14, 2018 | 22:45

President Donald Trump has ordered a joint force strike on Syria with Britain and France over the recent suspected chemical attack by Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. German Chancellor Angela Merkel called the attack "necessary and appropriate". The U.N. ambassador said the the United States would continue to seek out and call out anyone who uses or aids the use of chemical weapons.

by | April 14, 2018 | 22:36

The Pentagon released video April 14 of the joint missile strike against the Syrian regime in retaliation for the suspected April 7 chemical attack against civilians in Douma. But the description from an ally put things differently. He said the USA knew of no civilians killed by allied missiles. They included a scientific research facility in the Damascus area, a chemical weapons storage facility west of the city of Homs and a third location that contained both a command post and a ...

by | April 14, 2018 | 22:32

A disconsolate Robertson said she took no satisfaction from winning bronze and felt she did enough to beat Whiteside, who was the aggressor throughout. Australia had, as expected, dominated the tactical side of the race and had four riders in the closing stages as they set up sprinter Hosking. Cameroon said the group had valid Australian visas until 15 May.

by | April 14, 2018 | 22:21

Opposition National Conference and the Congress had demanded that Mehbooba sack the two ministers. The two had reportedly attended an event organised by Hindu Ekta Manch, an outfit that protested against the intial arrests made in the case.

by | April 14, 2018 | 22:18

Madhav said the resignation of the ministers was to address the fears of not only its ally, the People's Democratic Party, and the people of Jammu & Kashmir, but also the entire nation. Ram Madhav, who is also the BJP in-charge of Jammu and Kashmir, said there is no threat to the PDP-BJP alliance in Jammu and Kashmir. Claiming that it was because of the BJP that the chargesheet had been readied against the Kathua accused on time, Madhav said it showed that there had been no ...

by | April 14, 2018 | 22:14

In a message, Kovind said, Dr Ambedkar was a multifaceted personality whose impact on the society and nation has remained relevant and will remain relevant. Speaking on the occasion, the President said that Dr Ambedkar, like Dr Martin Luther King Jr, is an inspiring figure for all humanity. On April 2, Dalit groups across the country had called for a nationwide strike in protest against a Supreme Court order diluting the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes Prevention of Atrocities Act.

by | April 14, 2018 | 20:59

As chemical weapons experts arrived in Syria to investigate a suspected poison gas attack by government forces, worldwide diplomacy was in high gear to head off an escalation, though accusations flew thick and fast between Washington and its allies, and Russia , Assad's main backer.

by | April 14, 2018 | 20:53

It could be a way to assuage American farmers and businesses hurt by Chinese tariffs by assuring robust markets for US products in countries that signed onto the deal, like Japan, Australia and South Korea. Trump, in his earlier tweet, said the USA "would only join TPP if the deal were substantially better than the deal offered to President (Barack) Obama".

by | April 14, 2018 | 20:46

Often called the " Mother of the Nation " and "Mama Winnie", Ms Madikizela-Mandela fought to keep South Africa's anti-apartheid struggle in the global spotlight while her husband, Nelson Mandela , was imprisoned. "I appreciate many things about her". Although Madikizela-Mandela helped usher in a new, more equitable South African political system during her lifetime, she was also entangled in a number of scandals over the years.

by | April 14, 2018 | 20:33

Russian Federation vetoed a United States draft resolution at the UN Security Council Tuesday that would have established an independent investigation into the suspected use of chemical weapons in Syria. strike could lead to a conflagration with Russian Federation, which has major military facilities at Tartus and Khmeimim and works cheek-by-jowl with Syria forces that could be targeted.

by | April 14, 2018 | 20:35

The militants attacked the checkpoint at around dawn, an army statement said. Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Saturday extended Egypt's state of emergency for three months, the fourth time since it was declared past year, the official gazette said.