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by | January 07, 2019 | 02:29

Mr Trump said he was open to working on a path to legal status for hundreds of thousands of young illegal immigrants known as Dreamers who were brought into the country as children, pointing toward a potential broader deal with Democrats that could resolve the shutdown.

by | January 07, 2019 | 02:11

One former senior CIA official, Steven Hall, said the fact that Whelan may hold multiple passports doesn't suggest anything nefarious and said many people have multiple passports for perfectly legitimate reasons. Both governments "might also serve as a backstop if the USA government for whatever reason fails to aggressively pursue his case". Analysts have speculated that Moscow might be hoping to swap Whelan for Butina or another Russian held by the United States.

by | January 07, 2019 | 01:44

The Trump administration appears to have gone out of its way to keep the attraction in the federally owned building that houses the Trump hotel open and staffed with National Park Service rangers, even as other federal agencies shut all but the most essential services.

by | January 07, 2019 | 01:28

Additionally, Ambassador Jim Jeffrey, who has been serving since August as the special representative for Syrian engagement and was named last week as the American special envoy for the anti-Islamic State coalition, is to travel to Syria this week in an effort to reassure the US's Kurdish allies that they are not being abandoned, Bolton said.

by | January 07, 2019 | 00:23

The source noted that Badawi was driving alone in a vehicle in Yemen's Ma'rib Governorate, east of the capital of Sana'a, at the time of the strike. There is a $ 5 million reward for information leading to Badawi's arrest. The US says there was no collateral damage. He was recaptured in March 2004, but again escaped in February 2006.

by | January 07, 2019 | 00:19

Bolton arrived in Israel on Saturday night for talks on the future of Syria in the wake of President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw all U.S. forces there. "I never said we are doing it that quickly". Bolton said Trump has made clear he would not allow Turkey to kill the Kurds . 'We don't want the Assad's regime to consider our steps as a weakening of our disagreement with the use of weapons of mass destruction, while we are thinking about how the withdrawal will proceed and under ...

by | January 06, 2019 | 23:44

The results of the New Year's day attack are still being assessed, including whether Jamal Al-badawi was killed. Our work against al Qaeda continues. "We will never stop in our fight against Radical Islamic Terrorism!" USA military officials had previously announced they targeted al-Badawi in a "precision strike" in Yemen on New Year's Day.

by | January 06, 2019 | 23:42

Chief Inspector Sam Blackburn said the attack was "not believed to be a random assault". Lee's attacker got down from the train and took off immediately following the attack but the 35-year-old suspect was later detained at an address in the Farnham area at around 6am on the morning of January 5 on suspicion of murder.

by | January 06, 2019 | 22:38

Those on the Sea-Watch were rescued on 22 December whilst those on the Sea-Eye's vessel were rescued a week later. They were "seeking a safe port where they can disembark", he said. He accused Malta's critics of playing "the Christmas saint" while themselves rejecting the ships. The problem has been exacerbated by the fact that Italy, Malta and other European Union nations have been refusing to let aid boats full of rescued migrants dock at their ports.

by | January 06, 2019 | 22:40

The military said Friday that Al-Qaeda operative Jamal al-Badawi was believed to have been killed in a precision strike in Yemen. An official said on Friday that intelligence indicated that al Badawi was killed in a strike in Yemen as a result of a joint U.S.

by | January 06, 2019 | 21:42

President Donald Trump had said at a press conference on Friday that he was considering asking top officials, including cabinet secretaries, to forgo the raises. Pence said ahead of the meeting. Appearing on Tucker Carlson Tonight , the vice president reiterated what has been the Trump's administration stance on border wall funding for the past 13 days during which the Federal government has been shutdown.

by | January 06, 2019 | 21:16

A near-drowning incident at least a decade ago left the alleged victim in that condition and she's been a patient at a healthcare facility ever since, a source tells CBS affiliate, KPHO-TV. But amid the firestorm that has engulfed it in the first week of the new year, the organisation has released two statements, vowing to determine what happened.

by | January 06, 2019 | 20:25

Local female lawyers suggest the measure will end what are known as secret divorces - cases where men end a marriage without telling their wives. The regulation, which bears a striking resemblance to relationship-ending tactics employed by twelve-year-olds, aims to ensure that women are aware of their marital status and can take necessary legal measures to protect rights such as alimony.

by | January 06, 2019 | 19:39

Before becoming a politician, Mr Bolsonaro served in Brazil's military, where he was a paratrooper and rose to the rank of captain. That is lower than the minimums of 65 years of age for men and 62 for women that were proposed by ex-president Michel Temer.

by | January 06, 2019 | 19:05

We have a far-reaching cooperation with the Israelis", said Sisi. Interviewed by anchorman Scott Pelley , Sisi denied having political prisoners and "prisoners of opinion" in prison. More than 900 people - a lot of them supporters of Morsi's now-banned Islamist movement, the Muslim Brotherhood - were killed as security forces cleared Rabaa al-Adawiya Square and Nahda Square in Cairo on 14 August 2013.

by | January 06, 2019 | 18:40

No reason was given for Sweeney's departure, which was announced five days after the formal departure of Defense Secretary James Mattis. He was in the post for two years and called it an "honour to serve" in the position. Sweeney said a statement that he "decided the time is right to return to the private sector". Chief Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White announced last month that she's leaving her post, a move that while it coincided with Mattis stepping down, came amid an internal Defense ...

by | January 06, 2019 | 18:37

Still, a Democratic source familiar with the meeting said that Pence made it clear that the White House would not move off the $5.7 billion figure for the promised wall. Trump dismissed furloughed federal workers in a tweet on Saturday, writing: "I don't care that most of the workers not getting paid are Democrats, I want to stop the Shutdown as soon as we are in agreement on Strong Border Security!" Despite pitting blame on Democrats, the president reiterated that he remained "proud of ...

by | January 06, 2019 | 18:12

Sultan Muhammad V, ruler of northeast Kelantan state, took his oath of office in December 2016, becoming one of Malaysia's youngest constitutional monarchs. Speculation had intensified about Sultan Muhammad V's future this week when the country's other royals reportedly held a special meeting. "We respect his decision, but I am also sad as the Yang di-Pertuan Agong was there when a big change happened in the country, he was there to swear in the new Prime Minister and also saw the change of ...

by | January 06, 2019 | 17:22

Steve Scalise and House Minority Leader Rep. Kevin McCarthy listen in the Rose Garden. White House officials and congressional staffers will continue negotiations Saturday over the government shutdown , even after President Donald Trump declared he could keep it going for "months or even years".

by | January 06, 2019 | 17:11

Russian Federation said Saturday (Jan 5) it wanted an explanation from Washington over the arrest of one of its nationals , as Moscow continued to hold a U.S. government while deployed to Iraq in 2006. He said it's "far fetched" that the intelligence community would select someone to do espionage who has not been given diplomatic immunity, and whose background includes a dishonourable discharge from the military.