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by | November 27, 2018 | 09:29

Mr Poroshenko told MPs the martial law introduced in the country would only affect regions bordering Russia , Belarus and Moldova's breakaway republic of Trans-Dniester. The Azov Sea is an important economic lifeline for Ukraine, as it links the port city of Mariupol with the Black Sea. According to a 2003 agreement, both Ukrainian and Russian vessels can navigate freely through the strait into the Azov Sea.

by | November 27, 2018 | 09:01

Instead, Hyde-Smith has spent the days leading up to Tuesday's election mired in controversy that evoked the state's dark history of racism and slavery. MS police are investigating two nooses and six "hate signs" found in the grounds of the state legislature, a day before a US Senate vote that has focused attention on the area's history of racist violence.

by | November 27, 2018 | 08:44

But its outlook is bleak after GM announced production of the Chevy Cruze would stop in March, halting work at the assembly plant that already had lost two shifts and 3,000 union jobs since the beginning of a year ago. If GM wants to close those OH and MI plants, it can't just lock the doors tomorrow and throw the keys away. Most of the at-risk factories make cars that will not be sold in America after 2019.

by | November 27, 2018 | 06:56

Rep. Tim Ryan , D-Ohio, at podium, spoke with the media in November 2016 after losing the race for Democratic leader to House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi , D-Calif. Smart Republicans know that Democrats are very likely to shoot themselves in the foot when they get a chance at controlling anything, and young Dems are proving this by attacking California Rep.

by | November 27, 2018 | 06:06

Addressing the 32nd International Islamic Unity Conference in Tehran on Saturday, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said Israel was a "cancerous tumor" established in the Middle East by Western countries. The two nations have different versions of Islam, with Saudi Arabia predominantly-Sunni Muslim nation and Iran a predominantly-Shia Muslim nation.

by | November 27, 2018 | 05:41

Numerous migrants say they are fleeing violence and poverty in Honduras in search of asylum north of the border. However Mr Trump, the United States president, and government agencies involved defended the response and insisted on the need to secure the border with Mexico.

by | November 27, 2018 | 05:24

May faced parliamentary fury on Monday as she set off on the tricky task of convincing mutinous lawmakers to back her divorce deal with the EU. While it was not his place to tell MPs how to vote, he said they should bear in mind that "this is the best deal possible.this is the only deal possible".

by | November 27, 2018 | 04:52

Mueller said in the filing that those lies breached Manafort's plea agreement. In return for his cooperation, Manafort hoped to have prosecutors recommend leniency, possibly slicing years off his term of incarceration. Manafort, who has remained in jail throughout this, has met with prosecutors at least nine times but Monday's filing indicates that - despite those hours with him - investigators may not have been able to garner any information they could verify.

by | November 27, 2018 | 04:24

Lee has split with Trump in the past over USA policy on Saudi Arabia , particularly the United States support for the Saudi-led coalition's military campaign in Yemen . "I do think we need to look into [the Khashoggi killing] further..." Questions still remain over how strongly Congress should respond in attempting to punish the Saudi crown prince, Mohammed bin Salman , over the murder.

by | November 27, 2018 | 04:17

Numerous migrants say they want to apply for asylum in the United States, but USA border authorities are processing only a small number of asylum seekers per day, so frustration has grown. On Friday, Tijuana Mayor Juan Manuel Gastelum declared a humanitarian crisis in his city, which is home to 1.6 million people. The conditions inside one Tijuana shelter are quickly deteriorating.

by | November 27, 2018 | 02:39

More than 5,000 Central American migrants have gathered in Tijuana after traveling through Mexico during the last several weeks largely on foot in so-called caravans. Mexico's Interior Ministry said Sunday it would immediately deport those who tried to " violently " enter the US from Tijuana. "However, the border crossings that people stormed while trying to illegally enter the United States will be reinforced", the ministry said.

by | November 27, 2018 | 02:34

What the signs said were not made immediately clear, as police refused to comment on their verbiage, citing an investigation that was ongoing. When they arrived, they found two nooses and six signs that the station described as "hate signs", though their contents were not revealed.

by | November 26, 2018 | 23:46

Russian security forces said border patrol boats seized two small Ukrainian armored ships and a tug boat and wounded several sailors on Sunday after they illegally entered territorial waters near the Kerch Strait that connects the Black Sea and the Sea of Avoz.

by | November 26, 2018 | 23:27

Thank you to the many volunteers and staff who worked hard to decorate the halls of the People's House in Christmas cheer. The official White House Christmas tree is seen in the Blue Room during the 2018 Christmas Press Preview at the White House in Washington, Nov.

by | November 26, 2018 | 21:59

Survival International "Instead, a few months ago the authorities lifted one of the restrictions that had been protecting the Sentinelese tribe's island from foreign tourists, which sent exactly the wrong message, and may have contributed to this awful event".

by | November 26, 2018 | 21:40

After the clashes in Tijuana over the weekend, freelance reporter David Agren noted , "These difficulties in Tijuana were predictable weeks ago, but the caravan pushed onward to the border anyway-and those accompanying it discouraged migrants from accepting Mexican offers to temporary work visas or asylum".

by | November 26, 2018 | 21:15

TRT World's Alaattin Kilic reports from Yalova. (AAP) Officers collect evidence from a Turkish villa. Khashoggi - a Saudi writer, United States resident and Washington Post columnist - had entered the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2 to obtain documentation certifying he had divorced his former wife so he could remarry.

by | November 26, 2018 | 19:33

To help avoid the return of checkpoints on the Irish border, May's deal suggests the entire United Kingdom will remain in a customs union with the EU until a better solution is found. Ms Foster said there was a political declaration dealing with the future relationship, and asked why a legally binding global treaty needed for the backstop.

by | November 26, 2018 | 18:52

As of 5 a.m. Monday, 348 flights had been canceled at O'Hare International Airport, while 92 were facing delays, according to the Chicago Department of Aviation . State police at noon reported likely blizzard conditions should exist by about 6 p.m. today (Sunday) and into the night. Streets were dark, and many were without power, he said.

by | November 26, 2018 | 17:58

Prominent television anchor Amr Adib demanded Arab countries, specifically Egypt, to check for surveillance bugs in their respective embassies in Turkey following the incident of the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi inside his country's embassy in Istanbul.