Under the Obama Administration the USA abstained and was the only one of the 14 countries on the UNSC not to approve the measure in December 2016. The vote took place in December 2016 - after Donald Trump was elected on a strongly pro-Israel platform but before he was inaugurated.
Some 4 H kids from Douglas County, Minnesota helped take care of the turkeys and get them ready for their White House appearance. However, I have been informed by the White House councils office that Tater and Tot pardons can not under any circumstances be revoked'.
Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has stepped down, according to the speaker of the country's parliament. Mr Mnangagwa fled Zimbabwe following his dismissal, citing fears for his safety, and Zanu-PF chief whip Lovemore Matuke would not disclose his whereabouts yesterday.
In a statement to CNN , Franken said he didn't remember taking the photo . Menz's account follows last week's disclosure by Los Angeles radio personality Leeann Tweeden that the Democratic senator forcibly kissed and groped her during a 2006 USO tour.
The move sets the stage for a crucial vote next month at the Federal Communications Commission that could reshape the entire digital ecosystem. The next target of the Trump administration's regulatory rollback appears to be net neutrality.
Police spokesman Abubakar Othman said the death toll was at least 50 but could rise "as those seriously injured could add to the figure". Haruna Furo, head of the Adamawa state emergency management agency, and Musa Hamad Bello, chairman of the Mubi north local government area, both confirmed the attack.
All that remains of the so-called "caliphate" that once stretched to the edges of Baghdad are patches of territory along the Euphrates in the deserts of Syria and Iraq. The Kremlin said Putin briefed Trump in the phone call about his talks with the Syrian leader and plans for a political settlement in Syria. Putin himself said at his meeting with Assad that he planned to hold telephone talks with the United States presidents and the leaders of some of the Middle Eastern countries.
The president's remarks came as Moore has faced mounting pressure from Republicans, as well as Trump's daughter, Ivanka, over accusations that he pursued romantic relations with teenage girls and sexually molested two of them. The campaign says former restaurant employees and a former customer don't remember Nelson working there or Moore eating there. "I can tell you for a fact we do not need somebody who's going to be bad on crime, bad on borders, bad for the military, bad for the Second ...
Arab diplomats said a Saudi draft resolution put forward to the Arab ministers is proposing a declaration of solidarity with the Kingdom and stating Arab support for actions it might take to safeguard its national security in the face of Tehran's policies.
Governor Abbott tweeted in a similar vain: 'Our prayers are with the families of this Border Patrol Agent who was killed & the other who was injured in this attack in Texas, ' he wrote. Greg Abbott and Sen. "We will, and we must, build the Wall! ". The Border Patrol has released few details about what led to the death of 36-year-old Agent Rogelio Martinez, including whether investigators have any suspects or think smugglers or people who were in the country illegally were involved.
Saudi Arabia , added Al-Jubeir, will not stand idly by in the face of Iran's "blatant aggression". A diplomatic source says Riyadh is seeking to adopt a condemnation of "Iran and Arab militias linked to this country". He also noted that Israel and Saudi Arabia have never fought each other. "Under US President Donald Trump there is an opportunity to form a new global alliance in the region", Eisenkont said, "we need to carry out a large, comprehensive strategic plan to stop the Iranian ...
Amidst speculations of Rahul Gandhi's elevation to the top post , Congress President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday called the meeting of Congress Working Committee on November 20. The party sources said the election process was likely to be completed before the Gujarat Assembly elections, which starts on December 9. However the meeting is indeed necessary because completing the organisational elections - the date of which was extended to December 31 by the Election Commission - is a ...
Moore's campaign has been rocked by a series of recent sexual assault and misconduct allegations levied against him. Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey (R.) said Friday that she has "no reason to disbelieve" the women who have accused Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore of sexual misconduct but will still vote for her party's nominee.
The images of Sinpo South Shipyard released on Thursday by 38 North , a project by the U.S. -Korea Institute at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies that specializes in North Korea analysis, suggested there were signs of movement and parts in the area since the start of the year.
The Sasikala faction questioned why Jayalalithaa's house was being targeted and said it was a witch hunt by the EPS government. "Friday's search is the result of the raids conducted in their houses". Responding to the media in Tuticorin, 600km from here, Minister of State for Finance and Shipping Pon Radhakrishnan said: "The raids were done on the basis of specific information and not for political vendetta".
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The Fish and Wildlife Service said in a written notice issued Thursday that permitting parts of elephants from Zimbabwe and Zambia to be brought back as trophies will raise money for conservation programs. The Arizona-based Center for Biological Diversity, which advocates for animal rights, applauded the decision to reimpose the ban, but said more needed to be done.
Turkish President and Chairman of the Justice and Development Party (AK Party) Recep Tayyip Erdogan delivers a speech during the AK Party's Rize 6th Ordinary Provincial Congress in Rize, Turkey on November 18, 2017. "You have seen the disrespectful behaviour at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation drill yesterday". It was organised by the multi-national Joint Warfare Centre led by Major General Andrzej Reudowicz of Poland.
The JD (U) faction, led by Nitish Kumar, on Friday managed to keep the "arrow" symbol of the party with the Election Commission ruling that the group led by the Bihar chief minister has demonstrated overwhelming majority support in the legislature.
The Army post with the most reports of sexual assaults in fiscal 2016 was Fort Hood , Texas, with 199; the most in the Navy in fiscal 2016 was Naval Station Norfolk , Virginia, with 270; and the most in the Marine Corps that year was 169 at Camp Lejeune , North Carolina.
This means the soldier's body is representative of many North Koreans and potentially insightful for researchers hoping to learn about the wider health of the country. North Korea has denied the allegation. It's possible the feces is contaminating vegetables grown in the soil. The medical briefing described the wounded soldier as being 1.70m and 60kg with his stomach containing corn, a staple grain that more North Koreans may be relying on in the wake of what the United Nations has ...
She said the decal had attracted attention before and that she had been pulled over, but had never gotten a ticket. Karen Fonseca, a hero in Fort Bend, Texas, was arrested Thursday after a local sheriff threatened to charge her with disorderly conduct for a "Fuck Trump" decal on the back of her truck-or, to be precise, "FUCK TRUMP AND FUCK YOU FOR VOTING FOR HIM".
They were taken to hospital where Imran, 31, who hailed from Jammu's Udhampur, succumbed to his injuries. Meanwhile, Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen spokesman claimed that militants of the outfit attacked the joint party of SOG and CRPF at Zakura in which a police officer was killed and many others injured.
Israeli doctors confirmed that both settlers who were hit suffered mild to moderate injuries. He than got out of the vehicle and attempted to stab a soldier with a knife, the soldier shot him, wounding and disabling him. Israeli forces regularly shoot Palestinians that they suspect of carrying out resistance attacks, even if eyewitness accounts point to the contrary.
Jaberi Ansari, for his part, said Syria's resilience and the consecutive successes it has achieved on the war on terrorism as well as the restoration of security to all the Syrian cities and areas would be a victory not only to the Syrian people, but also to the Iranian people and all other peoples who believe in their right to defending their countries, independence and sovereign decision.