by | October 01, 2018 | 13:41

Relations between Western powers and Russian Federation have been tense over the war in Syria, where Moscow is supporting President Bashar al-Assad's forces. A Chinese official said Tuesday that China can not hold talks on ending the trade dispute while the USA "holds a knife" to Beijing's throat by hiking tariffs.

by | October 01, 2018 | 13:41

Swetnick claimed she was a victim of a gang rape around 1982, after she graduated high school, and she alleges Kavanaugh and his friend, Mark Judge , were " present " there while they were still high schoolers. "Because, from what I experienced first -hand, I don't think he belongs on the Supreme Court". "I don't know, frankly", said Avenatti. More than a week ago, a lawyer and friend of Debra Katz, who is representing Christine Blasey Ford , emailed dozens of women who attended a ...

by | October 01, 2018 | 13:12

Inside the conference centre, among the stalls for Conservative key rings, coasters and tea towels, discussion of Brexit and May's future is on everybody's lips. Any deal she reaches must also be approved by the British Parliament, which looks doubtful given the rising Tory opposition to Chequers. Even though May has stuck to her Chequers plan and on Sunday won at least the outward support of most of her ministers, the European Union rubbished some of her proposals at a summit in Austria ...

by | October 01, 2018 | 12:27

President Donald Trump bowed to pressure from moderate members of his Republican Party on Friday and ordered the probe after Christine Blasey Ford, a university professor, detailed her allegations at a Senate hearing that Kavanaugh assaulted her in 1982, when the two were in high school.

by | October 01, 2018 | 10:38

Because of the dispute, Greece has vetoed Macedonia's entrance into North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and the EU. Russian Federation is against North Atlantic Treaty Organisation picking up another member in a part of Europe that was within its sphere of influence for decades.

by | October 01, 2018 | 10:27

He called it "revenge on behalf of the Clintons" and pointed to "millions of dollars in money from outside left-wing opposition groups". Supreme court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the. 27, 2018. "My preference would be to keep him", Trump said Wednesday. Unfortunately, Judge Kavanaugh couldn't find time to discuss these concerns with me in person, so the only information I have is from what he said in his hearings.

by | October 01, 2018 | 08:25

He said in a live TV interview Friday that houses were swept away and families are reported missing. "There is a ship washed ashore". Patients are evacuated from a hospital following a strong natural disaster in Poso, central Sulawesi, Indonesia.

by | October 01, 2018 | 06:35

Russia's Ministry of Defense (MoD) will beef up the capabilities of the Syrian air defense (AD) system in accordance with an instruction given by President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin, according to Defense Minister General of the Army Sergei Shoigu.

by | October 01, 2018 | 06:09

Prime Minister Theresa May signalled this week that she would prefer a "no-deal" Brexit to the offer now put forward by the European Union, stressing that Britain needs to see counter-proposals from the EU to move Brexit negotiations forward, writes William James.

by | October 01, 2018 | 05:29

More than 600,000 people live in Donggala and Palu . Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, the spokesman of the national disaster mitigation agency, told a news conference on Sunday that 821 of those killed were in the city of Palu. Seawater still pooled inland and a mosque heavily damaged by the quake was half submerged. Their fate was unknown. People survey the damage following earthquakes and a tsunami in Palu, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia, Sunday, Sept.

by | October 01, 2018 | 04:34

Fellow MP and Boris ally Ross Thomson said May's European Union exit proposals were like being "shackled to a corpse", adding that the party would lose key marginals like Mansfield if it went ahead. Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson called for "a period of silence" from Mr Johnson, pointing out that he had given his endorsement when in Government to Brexit policies he was now criticising.

by | October 01, 2018 | 03:50

The copter immediately retreated after the intrusion of airspace was retaliated by the Indian Army. As per to the norms, accepted by both India and Pakistan , no helicopters should come within one kilometre of the Line of Control or LoC.

by | October 01, 2018 | 03:29

Republicans hold a slim 51-49 margin in the Senate. When investigators have completed their work, anything they've discovered will be turned over to the White House as an update to Kavanaugh's background check file. Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) said when Kavanaugh delivered his opening statement to the Senate Judiciary Committee, Flake "heard someone who I hoped I would sound like if I had been unjustly accused".

by | September 30, 2018 | 23:05

But the person familiar with the situation, speaking on condition of anonymity to discuss private conversations, says Rosenstein had agreed to the meeting before that tweet. Democrats and others have raised the alarm that firing Rosenstein could be an attempt to shut down or weaken the Russian Federation probe, and have promised it would trigger massive public demonstrations .

by | September 30, 2018 | 22:56

A final vote on his nomination has been delayed to allow time for the FBI to investigate those allegations. Tapper was surprised by Conway's revelation and was sympathetic towards her. Conway has previously said she was a victim of sexual assault , telling the media in December that she had had her own #MeToo moment, but said that "no one cared" when she talked about her own experience because of her politics.

by | September 30, 2018 | 22:47

Ramirez alleges that Kavanaugh, as a Yale University freshman, drunkenly exposed himself and shoved his penis in her face in front of a group of classmates, according to an account she gave to the New Yorker . She added: "I think she [Swetnick] has to be interviewed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation". Lisa Murkowski, R-Alaska, on Capitol Hill in Washington, Aug.

by | September 30, 2018 | 22:44

It is expected to become a tropical storm by late Sunday as it heads northeast toward the Baja California peninsula. And a tropical storm watch is in effect for the East coast of the Baja California peninsula from Bahia de los Angeles to San Felipe.

by | September 30, 2018 | 21:05

But there are concerns about Turkey's human rights record and press freedom. "Visa liberalisation, updating the Customs union and reviving accession talks will benefit both Turkey and the EU". "I think this visit is significant because we can only clear up differences by talking to each other", she said. Can Dundar, the former editor of Turkey's opposition Cumhuriyet newspaper, said Friday in a video message on Twitter that he believed German journalists would ask questions on his behalf.

by | September 30, 2018 | 20:53

Ivanov is not a member of Macedonian Prime Minister Zoran Zaev's government, which supports the name change , and today Deputy Prime Minister for European Affairs Bujar Osmani was in Brussels to discuss the next stage in Macedonia's membership bid.

by | September 30, 2018 | 19:24

In an interview with the Sunday Times newspaper ahead of her party's conference, May took aim at those who have scorned her "Chequers" Brexit proposals, accusing them of "playing politics" with Britain's future and undermining the national interest.