State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert says the USA will defend its partners if they're attacked. But Nauert says the USA will "ensure that there is a strong and lasting footprint in Syria such that ISIS can not return". In February, US-led coalition air raids killed 25 civilians - including seven children - in the village of Shaafah, in Deir Ezzor province, and surrounding areas, according to the Observatory.
But while Telstra initially blamed the outage on a cable cut caused by an "unknown party" , technicians later discovered the outage was caused by a lightning strike and a resulting fire in a cable pit. However, the telco revealed at approximately 6.30am that it had become aware of a problem with Triple Zero calls. "Current impact mostly in NSW and some interruptions in VIC, SA and WA", Telstra said in the post.
Earlier in the day, Pashinyan met with the Republican Party of Armenia's parliamentary faction at the National Assembly buildingentric. However, only 45 parliament members voted in his favor, while he needed to receive at least 53 votes to become prime minister.
Note that the extension was agreed at today's meeting of the faction members with Pashinyan. Opposition leader and founder and head of Civil Contract party Nikol Pashinyan leads a campaign against the ruling authorities, which has seen thousands of Armenians take to the streets in massive protests.
We might all disagree on International Workers' Day , but as far as May Day itself, it's easy to bypass the political implications of that. In some countries, the particular day is celebrated on a separate day, but the significance remains the same.
Earlier today, Facebook users began reporting that questionnaires had been attached to innocuous posts, asking them if they considered the content of the posts to be " hate speech ". "Does this post contain hate speech?" the site asks, giving two options: "Yes" or "No". 2018 just hasn't been Facebook's year. How does Facebook define it? Where can the line be drawn? We expect to see a number of announcements related to News Feed , which Facebook is constantly tinkering with.
Some wind is expected throughout the day, peeking around 15 miles per hour. Forecast is provided by the National Weather Service (N.W.S.). The risk for an isolated shower or thunderstorm will return late Wednesday . But starting Tuesday , forecasters predict dry weather and sunny skies. Tomorrow: Mostly cloudy with showers and highs in the mid 50's. However, we will see a slow and steady increase in temperatures through the remainder of the week with mostly sunny skies, light wind and ...
However, despite the achievements, Mourinho believes more silverware must be forthcoming to live up to the legacy of retired former boss Alex Ferguson. Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored on his return to the club following his move to the Emirates in January but a last-gasp header from Marouane Fellaini ensured all three points stayed in Manchester this weekend.
The father of terminally ill toddler Alfie Evans said Thursday that he plans to meet doctors to discuss taking his son home from a British hospital. they don't like us". In such cases, the rights of the child take primacy over the parents' right to decide what's best for their offspring. As the decision was announced, Merseyside Police, the police force for the Liverpool area, issued a message warning that it was monitoring social media posts on Alfie Evans.
Britain and France have denounced as a "stunt" and "masquerade" a move by Russian Federation and Syria to produce Syrian witnesses to support claims that there was no chemical attack in the city of Douma earlier this month. French President Emmanuel Macron has said France wants to take a new initiative to help finding a sustainable political solution in Syria, following airstrikes on three chemical-weapons facilities in Syria in a joint operation with the US and Britain earlier this ...
Four other people also appear to be sick from E. coli in Placer County, but it is still unclear if those are connected to the contaminated Romaine lettuce or not. Wise said the pattern is typical for E coli strains that only produce Shiga toxin type 2 (STX2), and that the 2006 outbreak linked to fresh spinach also involved the same STX2 profile, resulting in a similarly higher proportion of severe illnesses.
Nevertheless, the limited nature of US-led strikes suggests the "peak of tensions has passed", he said. " Such approach not only contradicts the spirit and letter of UN Security Council Resolution 2254, but is also definitely aimed at creating obstacles to renewal of the negotiation process ", the Russian foreign minister said.
Trump was speaking at a press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. "There is an apparent pattern of embassies moving to Jerusalem , and we have to start getting ready now", Gallant wrote, the Post said. "I may go", Trump said, addressing the question of whether he would be there for the opening. "It's USD1 billion". And I had my name half-signed, then I noticed the figure, and I just didn't - I never got to the word 'Trump ".
On Friday, however, the White House said internal records , including police reports, revealed that alcohol was never a factor in Jackson's three minor incidents with government vehicles over five years, nor was he ever found at fault - contradicting Tester's claims.
Just as Serzh Sarkisian opened the gateway to New Armenia with sober assessment, all political forces, especially those enjoying the confidence of the majority of the population should lead the country along this path in a consolidated manner, guided by the Constitution.
While describing Cohen's allegedly limited work for him - a "tiny fraction" of his legal work, Trump assured - Trump confirmed to " Fox and Friends " that Cohen "represented" him in the Daniels case . Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, is also suing Cohen, alleging defamation. "The FBI loves me but the top people in the FBI, headed by Comey were crooked", Trump said.
Another Talarico said another five were treated at St. Mary's Hospital in Superior. But she said it's clear people shouldn't be breathing it in and she wonders how it will affect the water and air quality. She says golfers were out on the course when the explosion occurred at 10:05 a.m. "It felt like a bomb", said Katey Geistfeld, who works at the Challenge Center at the nearby Mariner Mall.
Just months ago, Trump and Kim were trading threats and insults as North Korea's rapid advances in pursuit of nuclear-armed missiles capable of hitting the United States raised fears of a fresh conflict on the Korean peninsula. With heavily armed soldiers and propaganda broadcasts blasted over loundspeakers from both sides, the DMZ has always been a symbol of hostilities on the divided peninsula.
According to Fox 2 , a man was attempting to commit suicide by jumping off an overpass on I-696 between Huntington Woods and Oak Park in MI, a bit north of Detroit . Mike Shaw told the station that the law enforcement group had been using the tactic since he started in the department 23 years ago. The call came into police about 1 a.m.
Asked if the Prime Minister might shift her policy, Mr. A Downing Street source told the BBC that the Government would stand firm on the issue whatever the outcome of the Commons vote, saying: "We will not be staying in the customs union , or joining a customs union ".