Guard spokesman Gen. Ramazan Sharif told The Associated Press on Tuesday the force's "local sources and drone films say that all the six missiles the Guard launched hit their targets". Washington also described those strikes as self-defence. The missiles were launched from Kermanshah in western Iran near the border with Iraq .
The obstruction-of-justice investigation of the president began days after Comey was sacked on May 9, according to people familiar with the matter. Kushner's current attorney said that discussions he had with other lawyers were to seek advice, not to replace his team .
Maersk, a Dutch transport and logistics company, announced that "multiple sites and business units" had been shut down after a cyber attack, BBC reported. The spy agency has not publicly said whether it built Eternal Blue and other hacking tools leaked online by an entity known as Shadow Brokers. Therefore, it remains to be seen whether the patchwork was good enough or if the new ransomware was using the same vulnerabilities as WannaCry because not all people and organisations ...
United Nations monitors "today have the entirety of the FARC's registered individual arms stored away", except for some that were exempted for transitional security at demobilization camps, the body said in a statement. That excluded some arms that were exempted for transitional security at rebel demobilization camps until August 1. The ELN started talks with the government this year, though it has been blamed for ongoing confrontations with state forces.
Russian intelligence. Hardcore fans, evidently, followed me everywhere. ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live clocked 1.963 million total viewers and tied Colbert's 0.42 demo rating; Kimmel's show aired a repeat on Friday. - "Now to be clear, all I said in that little clip there was that I was considering a run". "It's important to keep your eye on a comedian while he's in Russian Federation doing jokes".
Judith Guichon will allow the NDP, formally backed by the Green Party with a four-year supply and confidence agreement, to form the government. Instead, Clark will self-centeredly demolish the legacy of ex-premier Gordon Campbell and the entire BC Liberal government of the past 16 years, leaving the party looking desperate, unprincipled and adrift.
Family members, friends and thousands of mourners bade farewell Thursday to Otto Warmbier, the American college student who died shortly after his release from North Korea in a coma. "To make it clear, we are the biggest victim of this incident and there would be no more foolish judgement than to think we do not know how to calculate gains and losses".
A "bona fide" or "familial" relationship with a USA citizen is now required for travellers and refugees from Iran , Libya , Somalia , Sudan , Syria and Yemen wanting to enter the country in the next 90 days. Three of the court's conservatives said they would have granted Trump's request in full, including Trump appointee Neil Gorsuch . That order was blocked by the courts and the administration revised it to address some of the legal concerns.
When Justice Sandra Day O'Connor announced her retirement in 2005 she did so on July 1, a few days after the end of the term. "As the court's most important Justice - at the center of the institution's ideological balance - Justice Kennedy's ability to bridge the divide between left and right on critical issues such as the right to access abortion can not be overstated", said Elizabeth Wydra, president of the Constitutional Accountability Center.
The lawsuit, filed by the City of El Cenizo and others, argues the law violates both the Texas and USA constitutions. The law allows law enforcement officers to question the immigration status of people they detain or arrest. "I'm grateful for the DOJ's assistance in helping my office defend the lawful Senate Bill 4 ", Paxton said. Opponents say the law is unconstitutional and will create a chilling effect in immigrant communities.
The analysis showed that Idaho is among the top 10 states in the country with the biggest "efficiency gap", or the percentage of seats won by Republicans beyond what would be expected based on their statewide average share of votes. Only 12 Republicans aren't facing a Democratic challenger in November's election this year, compared to 44 Republicans who ran unopposed or faced only a third party challenger in 2015.
Stenson, the defending champion, went one better with a 69 as he joined Garcia , Richard Bland , Rikard Karlberg and Thomas Detry at 8-under. But Romero composed himself to rattle in the birdie chance which gave him the outright clubhouse lead ahead of Detry, who had stormed to the turn in 31 but missed a number of crucial chances on the back nine as he closed with a 66.
Later, it announced that it had targeted the source of the fire and hit two tanks belonging to the Syrian military. According to the Israeli army, due to the ongoing internal fighting in Syria near Quneitra, the Israel Defense Forces has requested farmers and civilians not to Valley of Tears in the Golan or the Quneitra salient.
On Friday, U.S. District Judge Katherine Forrest in Manhattan said that Trump must spend two hours answering questions about the shoe in question. Trump stopped selling another shoe model similar to an Aquazzura design after the Italian company complained, according to the lawsuit. The action claims Trump's Hettie sandal is "virtually identical" to Aquazzzura's Wild Thing shoe.
He also stated he believed that North Korea's Masikryong Ski Resort has the potential to be a fantastic Olympic venue. South Korea considered sharing some events at the Seoul 1988 Olympics with the North. It is not the first time proposals for North Korea to host competitions at the Games have been mooted, with the suggestion having been raised back in 2015.
The Rodong Sinmum commentary suggests the US government is suffering from its own crisis, which could include "the impeachment of Trump", and that the president is considering launching a preemptive strike against North Korea because of his "tough situation" at home.
Randolph was charged Friday with two first-degree felony counts of injury to a child causing serious bodily injury. During multiple interviews, however, Randolph's account of what happened kept changing, officials said. A bond has not been set, and we don't know whether or not she's hired an attorney. It happened May 26 in Parker County when the mother found her children playing inside the auto, according to the Parker County Sheriff's Office.
Allies of the President cast doubt on the idea that Mr Trump would take such a drastic step, and officials said Mr Ruddy had not met Mr Trump directly while visiting the White House on Monday. In the interview, Mr Ruddy said Mr Trump had considered replacing Mr Comey with Mr Mueller, who served as Federal Bureau of Investigation director during the George W.
The Senate on Wednesday voted overwhelmingly - 97 to 2 - to add the Russian Federation measure to a bill sanctioning Iran for its work to develop ballistic missile technology, in a bipartisan rebuke to Trump's suggestions about improving relations with Russian Federation.
Frank Kush , a former Michigan State All-America guard and longtime football coach at Arizona State , died Thursday. Arizona State tweeted out a tribute to Kush this afternoon. Although he was only 5-9, 180 pounds, Kush combined excellent quickness and sound technique, often disrupting plays before they even got started. His 1975 team was his finest, going 12-0 finishing second in the national rankings.
Those closings - including 18 Sears and two Kmart stores - follow 150 stores Hoffman Estates-based Sears shuttered in the first quarter of this year and another 66 expected to close by early September. Sears and Kmart will be closing a number of stores in addition to previously announced closings, according to a Business Insider report . Sears Canada Inc.
A spokesman for the firm said: "In view of the focus on rainscreen cladding systems and the insulation forming part of them, Celotex believes that the right thing to do is to stop the supply of Celotex RS5000 for rainscreen cladding systems in buildings over 18 metres tall with immediate effect, including in respect of ongoing projects, pending further clarity".
Congress spokesperson R.P.N Singh, however, refused to comment on Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's decision to support Kovind. Following hours-long negotiations led by the main Congress party, 72-year-old Meira Kumar was named as the opposition s nominee for the presidential polls on July 17 when Pranab Mukherjee s term ends.
Latest counting showed that May's Conservative Party has lost its slim majority and with only 318 seats won, needs another eight to form an outright majority. Ruth Davidson, the leader of the Scottish Conservatives, leaves a cabinet meeting at Downing Street in London . This could also mean talks with the European Union might not begin on June 19 as expected.
Once the president fired Comey , though, things appear to have changed. She said Trump has "embarked on an effort to undermine anyone with the ability to bring any misdeeds to light" and the Senate shouldn't let that happen. Comey was sacked on 9 May, and initially the White House cited his handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's private email server as the reason for his termination, releasing a memo authored by deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein as a basis for this ...