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by | May 29, 2018 | 17:33

Along with Idlib province in the north, Daraa is one of the last areas of territory still held by rebels after a Syrian government push to recapture areas lost during the seven-year war. Syrian President Bashar Assad's forces have clashed with Sunni rebel groups in Daraa, a region on the border with both the Israeli Golan Heights and Jordan's northern border.

by | May 29, 2018 | 17:03

Mr Salvini warned former Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi against allowing his Forza Italia to back the technocratic government. The chances of members of either party passing a vote of confidence on Cottarelli and his team of ministers are nearly non-existent.

by | May 29, 2018 | 15:41

As the flood waters receded late Sunday, officials were just beginning the grim task of assessing the destruction. Howard County Fire and EMS compared the situation to a flash flood in 2016 that left two people dead and forced Ellicott City to rebuild.

by | May 29, 2018 | 13:43

In its first such report since U.S. President Donald Trump announced Washington's pullout on May 8, the International Atomic Energy Agency said Iran remained within limits on the level to which it can enrich uranium, its stock of enriched uranium and other items.

by | May 29, 2018 | 12:36

China says it dispatched warships to identify and warn off a pair of U.S. Navy vessels sailing near one of its island claims in the South China Sea. China claims that all its military forces in the South China Sea are purely defensive. China's foreign minister said China had a right to take whatever measures it deemed fit on its island holdings, and the defence ministry criticized the USA move as "unconstructive", saying it would do nothing to change China's resolve to "play a role in ...

by | May 29, 2018 | 09:31

Mike joined WYFF News 4 in April 2007 as a reporter in the Spartanburg newsroom. Tryon Fire Chief Geoffrey Tennant said in a press conference that at about 2:30 P.M., the station received a call that there was a tree down on a vehicle with people trapped inside.

by | May 29, 2018 | 08:57

It was the leaders' second meeting in as many months. And on the topic of denuclearization, what should be the first step. The United States has demanded the "complete, verifiable, and irreversible" dismantlement of North Korea's nuclear weapons program.

by | May 29, 2018 | 07:28

Although he has been lauded a hero, Seaman said that he is "a person who isn't looking for attention" and that he "did what [he] did that day" because he "deeply care [s] for [his] students and their well-being". "Her courage and strength at such a young age is nothing short of remarkable, and we should all continue to keep her in our minds as she continues to recover".

by | May 29, 2018 | 07:04

Lava-filled fissures have torn apart chunks of the southeastern side of the Big Island over the past three weeks as Kilaeau has become more active. Fountains of lava continue to erupt from the Kilauea Volcano in Hawaii . Magma has drained from Kilauea's summit lava lake and flowed around 25 miles (40 km) east underground, bursting out of about two dozen giant cracks or fissures.

by | May 29, 2018 | 07:01

Immigration officials told the BBC that he was interviewed last week at the Israeli embassy in Moscow. The 51-year-old had been travelling in and out of the United Kingdom for years on a Tier-1 investor visa, designed for wealthy foreigners who invest at least £2 million in Britain.

by | May 28, 2018 | 14:01

Burkina Faso is the fourth country to have broken ties with Taiwan since Ms. Tsai's election, leaving the island with just one diplomatic partner in Africa: the kingdom of eSwatini, formerly known as Swaziland, with a population of about 1.3 million.

by | May 28, 2018 | 13:29

There was no mention of the referendum during the sermon at St Mary's Pro Cathedral, but it was weighing heavily on the minds of some worshippers as they left the Mass in central Dublin . Since 1983, around 170,000 Irish women have gone overseas for terminations. Irish Prime Minister Leo Varadkar , who has ushered in an era of social liberalism in the Catholic majority country, had campaigned heavily for the "yes" side.

by | May 28, 2018 | 13:07

The devastation was especially hard to comprehend coming barely two years after the last flood that ravaged the city , he said. A spokeswoman in Baltimore County said the fire department has received dozens of calls about cars stuck in high water and flooded basements.

by | May 28, 2018 | 11:47

Savona's criticism of the euro and German economic policy has further spooked markets already concerned about the future government's willingness to reign in the massive debt, worth 1.3 times its annual output. "If there's not the OK of Berlin, Paris or Brussels, a government can not be formed in Italy". In a new book, Savona, described Italy's adoption of the euro as a "historic error", according to media accounts.

by | May 28, 2018 | 11:16

The next day, authorities say the woman had to stay in bed all day because of a head injury. On Friday she managed to convince Floyd to allow her to take their dog to Deland Animal Hospital. Floyd faces a laundry list of charges, including domestic violence, aggravated assault with a firearm, false imprisonment, possession of a firearm and ammunition by a convicted felon and simple battery.

by | May 28, 2018 | 11:11

Two were military advisers supporting Syrian artillery operations and died immediately, and another two died of their wounds in a Russian-operated military hospital in Syria . The Russian statement came two days after Isis said its fighters launched a surprise attack on Wednesday from two axes on a joint Syrian/Russian convoy west of the town of al-Mayadeen, killing 15 Syrian and Russian soldiers.

by | May 28, 2018 | 09:44

The girl died after wind swept her against a wall, police say. Mekunu is already affecting the Yemeni island of Socotra, and that was just from a glancing blow. According to the Medium Ranged Forecast from Numerical Weather Predictions, the tropical cyclone will not reach the UAE. Mekunu is now heading towards southern Saudi Arabia and is expected to hit parts of the Empty Quarter, one of the world's most arid deserts, late Saturday.

by | May 28, 2018 | 06:41

Over the weekend, Trump and Kim respectively expressed their readiness to meet on June 12 as originally planned, after days of conflicting signals from both sides. Raddatz asked, "So, realistically, if they come out of that meeting, if they have the meeting, and they come out, do they just call it something different?" It is significant that this second meeting was requested by Mr Kim.

by | May 28, 2018 | 04:46

The teacher who tackled a shooter at Noblesville West Middle School and swatted the gun away was identified by numerous parents and students as seventh grade science teacher and middle school football coach Jason Seaman . "It's surreal", she said. While it seems as though school shootings are happening more and more, it's factually true. "I'm still at a loss for words".

by | May 28, 2018 | 04:16

The U.S. "offered nothing" to Venezuelan leadership in exchange for the release of Holt, two White House National Security Council officials told CNN. "We've had 17 prisoners released during the Trump administration", Trump said while seated next to Holt. Hatch said he has worked with the Obama and Trump administrations to secure Holt's release.