by | May 14, 2018 | 04:10

This content is restricted to site members. But in January, gunmen attacked an office of aid group Save the Children in Jalalabad , killing at least five people and wounding 25. Dozens of people have been killed in voter registration centres in recent weeks. The Taliban and ISIS have made clear their intentions to disrupt the elections.

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:13

But she's refusing to otherwise weigh in on or condemn the comments. "I'm not going to get into a back and forth because people want to create issues of a leaked meeting", Sanders said. My dad's about character and bipartisanship and something greater than yourself, and believing in this country and believing in the fact that we as Americans can still come together", she continued.

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:09

Russia's state-run news agency TASS said the USA jets did not come within "100 metres" of the Russian aircraft. Friday's encounter was the first of its kind in just more than a year, Miller said. "This was a safe intercept, which did not include a Russian recon plane, and no Russian fighters were present", he told The Washington Post on Saturday.

by | May 14, 2018 | 04:08

This is about 10 degrees above average for this time of year. Once again, we'll be contending with the fog this morning. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. However, we will drop the thunderstorm threat. There will be some spotty light rain showers. It will be a much cooler day as northeast winds blow, dropping to around the mid-60s.

by | May 13, 2018 | 10:48

Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman reminded Iran "that if it rains here [in Israel], it will pour there". In an interview with the French daily Le Parisien, France's foreign minister condemned Washington's decision to reimpose sanctions on Iran as "unacceptable" move that unilaterally punished European companies for trade with Iran.

by | May 13, 2018 | 10:39

The defense Minister of Israel Avigdor Lieberman expressed hope that the clashes between the Israeli and Iranian military is over because Israel does not want escalation: "I hope that we have completed this Chapter, and understand our message".

by | May 13, 2018 | 10:30

The news of the carrier's first trip away from port comes on the heels of another significant accomplishment of China's military modernization program; the successful flight tests of China's J-20 stealth fighter jets, reported on Thursday May, 10.

by | May 13, 2018 | 10:32

While it's understood Rangers director of football Mark Allen will speak to the English Championship outfit, a longer-term agreement has yet to be reached. In contrast, last season saw Rangers play their first European tie for five years only for Pedro Caixinha to supervise the club's worst ever result when they were ejected from the Europa League by the might of mid-table Luxembourg power, Progres Niederkorn.

by | May 13, 2018 | 10:26

Forty-six seconds later it was Joel Armia increasing the lead to 3-0 after the puck deflected off of his skate. The Connor Hellebuyck of Winnipeg produced 18 saves. There was some rough stuff on Saturday, with Ryan Reaves sending Jets captain Blake Wheeler into Vegas' bench and James Neal shaking up Toby Enstrom with a hit that angered plenty of Winnipeg fans.

by | May 13, 2018 | 10:25

Now Tampa Bay has to find a way to rediscover itself in Sunday's Game 2 to avoid falling into a hole that might be too deep to climb out of in the quest to return to the Stanley Cup Final for the second time in four seasons. "Obviously we know probably better than anyone how complete a player Nick is", says Holtby, especially defensively. "We can't depend on (Vasilevskiy) to stop the barrage of chances he was getting".

by | May 13, 2018 | 10:27

Hawaii County authorities advised residents on the Big Island through a text message to monitor their sensitivity to increased levels of SO2, a toxic gas . "The kind of eruption that could happen here again would be very similar to the kind of eruption that's going on in Hawaii right now", Kestay said.

by | May 13, 2018 | 10:25

Senate Bill 1212 eliminates the training requirements for persons carrying a firearms in Oklahoma. In a statement , the Republican governor reiterated her support for the Second Amendment and noted the bill would have scrapped the requirement for gun owners to complete a safety and training course and demonstrate "competency" with a pistol before carrying a gun in public.

by | May 13, 2018 | 10:15

Nan Mwe Phown, a Red Cross member who was at a hospital in Muse, said the dead included 13 male civilians and two women, one of whom was pregnant, as well as several police officers. "Now the Myanmar military is attacking and following them". "This is not an ethnic rights movement, this is a terrorist attack". TNLA spokesman Colonel Tar Aik Kyaw conceded civilians could have been caught in the cross fire.

by | May 13, 2018 | 09:38

Haspel, now the acting director of the CIA , told members of the Senate intelligence committee during her confirmation hearing on Wednesday that, if confirmed, she would not restart the interrogation program. "Her refusal to acknowledge torture's immorality is disqualifying". She has broad, but not unanimous support, from Republicans in the Senate. Senator Warren, who took to Twitter to express her views, said that Haspel's involvement in the U.S.'s discredited torture program makes her ...

by | May 13, 2018 | 09:36

US Military Attache Col Joseph Emanuel Hall rammed his SUV into a motorcycle in Islamabad last month, killer the rider. The US representatives waited for four hours at the Pakistani airbase but the FIA officials did not allow Hall to leave the country as his name was put on the blacklist by the Ministry of Interior.

by | May 13, 2018 | 09:36

No one has yet claimed responsibility for the Sunday bombings in Indonesia's second-biggest city Surabaya. "Police have arrested a man who was about to attack the fourth Congregational Church, the attack was broken", - quotes the edition the statement of the Deputy mayor of Surabaya, Wisnu Sakti Buana.

by | May 13, 2018 | 09:22

Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov called for dialogue between Israel and Iran following Israeli strikes on Iranian targets in Syria that marked a sharp escalation between the two enemies. Iran's strategic intent is clear. Israel fired back on Thursday, hitting dozens of Iranian targets in Syria. Iran's Foreign Ministry spokesman Braham Ghasemi added that Damascus has the legitimate right to respond to what it said were repeated violations of the country's sovereignty.

by | May 13, 2018 | 09:20

Chaos prevailed at the wedding of Tej Pratap Yadav , the elder son of RJD chief Lalu Prasad, as an unruly crowd breached the cordon separating the pandal meant for VIPs and the media and started looting food. Coincidently, Lalu's wife and former CM Rabri Devi was granted the leader of opposition status in the state legislative council on Saturday. "Laluji is enjoying every moment with his family", an insider said.

by | May 13, 2018 | 09:06

But Mahathir told a press conference that King Sultan Muhammed V, in a meeting with opposition leaders, had agreed to grant Anwar a royal pardon. Ibrahim is serving a second prison sentence for sodomy, which many believe was politically motivated and the result of judicial pressure brought by the country's ousted prime minister, Najib Razak .

by | May 13, 2018 | 09:04

North Korea's former spy chief Kim Yong Chul, director of the country's United Front Department, boasted in a toast to Pompeo over lunch in Pyongyang on Wednesday that North Korea had "perfected" it nuclear capability. It is also one of just 47 countries to host a North Korean embassy. Trump and Kim will meet in the first North Korea-U.S. summit talks since the end of the 1950-53 Korean War.