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by | August 14, 2018 | 00:33

Social media footage shows the protesters assembled on a large street scrambling as the police begin giving chase and shooting tear gas to control the crowd. Around four million people have left the country - one of the European Union's poorest - in the last 15 years, seeking a better life than that offered by Romania's average monthly wage of just 520 euros.

by | August 14, 2018 | 00:27

However, he was unaware of casualties. He said the bodies of the Taliban fighters were found under a bridge in the southern part of Ghazni . The Taliban have not yet commented on the incident. "Only the police headquarters, governor's office, and a few departments are under Afghan forces' control", said Amanullah Kamrani, deputy head of the provincial council.

by | August 13, 2018 | 23:56

An opposition media collective known as the Smart news agency, said the dead included civilians as well as members of the al-Qaida-linked Levant Liberation Committee. Most of the residents in the building had been displaced from Syria's Homs province, the organization said. While some attacks have been claimed by Daesh, most are the result of infighting since previous year between various other groups.

by | August 13, 2018 | 23:38

The State Attorney conducted a review of the shooting and made a decision to charge 47-year-old Michael Drejka, the gunman, with manslaughter, deputies said. McGlockton was in the store with his five-year-old son when Drejka approached the vehicle where Jacobs was sitting, but ran out when he heard yelling.

by | August 13, 2018 | 22:52

A trip by the South's President Moon Jae-in to the North's capital would be the first such visit for more than a decade, as the diplomatic thaw on and around the peninsula builds. The U.S. has urged the North to speed up its denuclearization efforts, while the North has argued that the process should be carried out in a simultaneous and phased manner.

by | August 13, 2018 | 21:41

God's Little People Cat Rescue in Syros, Greece is looking for a caretaker for when the owner needs to be away. Almost 1,000 Britons have applied for the role after the announcement posted on Facebook last week by Joan Bowell, a cat sanctuary owner, went viral.

by | August 13, 2018 | 21:25

Trump announced earlier this year that significant tariffs would be imposed on aluminum and steel made outside the US, including allies such as the European Union . The company said that it would take a hit of $30 million to $45 million for the rest of 2018, but refused to raise prices for customers. Harley said it stands to lose as much as $100 million a year, and the company pledged to shift some of its production overseas so that it could avoid the added tariffs on motorcycles sold in ...

by | August 13, 2018 | 20:54

There have been widespread protests and strikes in recent weeks over high prices, unemployment and the wider management of the economy. The sanctions target Iran's trade in gold and other precious metals, its purchases of United States dollars and its auto industry.

by | August 13, 2018 | 20:41

Iran is believed to have long-range missiles with a range of 2,000 kilometres (1,250 miles), which are capable of reaching US bases in the region and Israel. "They (the Americans) are exaggerating the possibility of a war with Iran". There have been popular protests against economic mismanagement and attacks by conservatives on the reformist government of President Rouhani.

by | August 13, 2018 | 20:29

Iran announced on Saturday that it will bring back home a second batch of 20%-enriched uranium which has been kept in Russian Federation under the 2015 nuclear deal to be used in Tehran Research Reactor. Trump has described the 2015 nuclear deal, officially known as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), as a "horrible, one sided" agreement. "We don't support the sanctions because they are a strategic error, but we will comply with them", said Abadi, whose country is an ally of both ...

by | August 13, 2018 | 19:39

Strzok, who formerly led the bureau's investigation into both Trump and Clinton, was demoted to a human resources position within the FBI after anti-Trump text messages he sent to his mistress and co-worker, FBI lawyer Lisa Page, were made public.

by | August 13, 2018 | 19:13

The Turkish lira has lost about 40 percent of its value this year, largely over worries about President Tayyip Erdogan's influence over the economy, his repeated calls for lower interest rates in the face of high inflation , and a row with the United States.

by | August 13, 2018 | 18:40

USA and Mexican negotiators will resume talks next week on the update of the North American Free Trade Agreement, Mexico's Economy Minister Ildefonso Guajardo said on Friday August 10. continue to work out their bilateral issues". One-on-one talks between the US and Mexico are set to continue next week, longer than initially anticipated.

by | August 13, 2018 | 16:28

She said the recording took place in the Situation Room, raising questions about security and ethics. Manigault Newman says the recording is one of a number she made in order to protect herself in a West Wing riven by infighting. "Yes, I was complicit in deceiving this nation", Omarosa said, noting that she had no idea that Trump could've been racist when she met him in 2003 - despite noting his obsession with the Central Park 5.

by | August 13, 2018 | 12:23

A dispute between North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies Turkey and the United States - which reached new intensity over the detention of an American pastor - has hammered the lira and also raised questions over the future partnership between Washington and Ankara.

by | August 13, 2018 | 11:57

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday said it was wrong of the United States to try to bring Turkey into line with threats, a day after President Donald Trump doubled tariffs on Turkish metal imports as the row between the two North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies deepened.

by | August 13, 2018 | 03:31

Morneau said the Canadian economy is strong. The reaction from the Saudi government came after Chrystia Freeland, Canada's foreign affairs minster, tweeted a call for them to release regime critics from prison. He added that Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir and Freeland had spoken by phone on Tuesday and those conversations are expected to continue. On Wednesday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau stood firm , saying: "Canada will always speak strongly and clearly in private and in ...

by | August 13, 2018 | 00:44

From claiming she was contacted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation to claims that she was offered hush money payments, this book is full of bombshell claims. It comes at the first anniversary of deadly white-supremacist protests in Charlottesville, where Trump was criticized for saying there fine people "on both sides".

by | August 13, 2018 | 00:02

Grassley (pictured right above) expects a three- or four-day hearing that will result in a close vote to send the nomination to the full Senate, where a final debate will be held in mid to late September. Bush administration. "Democrats have already announced that they oppose him, so this claim that they need more time or more documents is nothing more than a show, a fishing expedition designed to obstruct and create gridlock", she said.

by | August 12, 2018 | 22:31

An associate of Stone's , Andrew Miller , was supposed to testify before the grand jury but failed to appear and was held in contempt. She made the contempt ruling Friday after a closed hearing in Washington. Miller agreed he was acting in contempt of the order Howell issued last week, "and we filed a motion to that effect", said Kamenar. Stone told CNN's Anderson Cooper earlier this week that he has not been contacted by the special counsel's office and said that while he "would not ...