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by | February 11, 2018 | 16:29

He said: "Everybody started panicking and screaming". 'After the warning shot was sacked, the attacked charged toward the officer with his sword. A patrolling police officer ran into the church and tried to negotiate with the attacker. All the injured people have been rushed into a nearby hospital for medical treatments, police said. Several children were injured after a man threw Molotov cocktails at a church during a Sunday service in 2016.

by | February 11, 2018 | 16:18

Turkey , which regards the Kurdish YPG militia in Afrin as a threat on its southern border, launched an assault on the region last month. Turkey considers the YPG to be the Syrian affiliates of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK). The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on Saturday called for "urgent worldwide action" to put an end to an increased wave of violence in Syria, including the Kurdish region of Afrin.

by | February 11, 2018 | 16:16

I trimmed most of Winer's narrative. The latest is that Sidney Blumenthal and Cody Shearer, friends and associates of Hillary and Bill Clinton, supplied information to Christopher Steele for his smear job referred to as a "dossier".

by | February 11, 2018 | 16:13

A Blue House official said Moon "practically accepted" the invitation. While little is known about the backgrounds of the North Korean players, Jong Su-Hyon, who wears number 27, carried the Olympic flame with South Korea's Park Jongah, number 9, at the opening ceremony, and All Korea flag bears Hwang Chung-Gum, number 39.

by | February 11, 2018 | 16:10

Al Thani affirmed that Qatar would continue to support the Palestinian people and construction projects in the Gaza Strip, according to media reports in Qatar. This contribution will ensure that the vulnerable people of Gaza are able to access life-saving health, water and sanitation services, they said. The crisis has already forced several hospitals and medical centers to suspend services to patients in recent days.

by | February 11, 2018 | 15:58

The government press release stated that last evening the "30-year old male bus driver was arrested for risky driving causing death and unsafe driving causing grievous bodily harm". Rescue workers were seen attempting to cut open the roof of the bus in order to reach the desperate and trapped survivors inside - as well as the bodies of those who had tragically been killed.

by | February 11, 2018 | 15:58

Rescuers returned to the area today as they continued their search for Neil, who is from Nairn. Alan's body was found by mountain rescue teams searching in the area of Achnashellach yesterday. Bobby Nelson Brothers: They are believed to have gone out with a black pointer dog. The body of a hillwalker has been found in the Scottish Highlands - but the search for his missing brother continues.

by | February 11, 2018 | 15:42

Trump followed up with a tweet Saturday saying Democrats "knew, because of sources and methods (and more )" that it could not be declassified and released in full. "After promising to treat the Democratic response in precisely the same way, the White House now seeks to have the Democratic memo sent back to committee and revised by the same Majority that produced the flawed Nunes document to begin with".

by | February 11, 2018 | 15:41

Pence sat stone-faced in his seat as Moon and North Koreans officials stood together with much of the stadium to applaud their joint team of athletes. But it lost 8-0, and the chances of the dazzling but largely symbolic moves leading to a tangible political breakthrough are nearly as remote, analysts say.

by | February 11, 2018 | 15:33

Yes, probably even in the little-known country of Australia , which everyone now clearly understands is a country and a continent. Ashley Arnold is completing an oline sociology degree with Southern New Hampshire University and her confrontation with her Professor has made global headlines.

by | February 11, 2018 | 15:22

The Russian officials offered assurances that they would not engage the coalition forces in the area, Veale said. "We regrettably have made a decision to halt the second term of the school year due to the attacks on Afrin ", Salaw Hamosharo, the spokeswoman of the Afrin Education Commission, told VOA .

by | February 11, 2018 | 15:24

Russia's Investigative Committee has opened an investigation into the crash of a Saratov Airlines plane near Moscow. The plane is understood to have been carrying 65 passengers and six crew.

by | February 11, 2018 | 15:17

South Korean President Moon Jae-in hosted the reception at a hotel in Yongpyeong, just east of the host city of the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games. The downside for Washington is that it could expose growing differences with Seoul on the best way to deal with North Korea and achieve the ultimate goal of denuclearization.

by | February 11, 2018 | 15:07

The North Korean taekwondo athletes arrived South this week and performed at the Pyeongchang Olympic Games opening ceremony on Friday as part of four performances during their nine-day trip. Later, he skipped a formal dinner at which he was due to share a table with North Korea's ceremonial head of state Kim Yong Nam. However, South Korea's main opposition party warned any talks between the two Koreas where the scrapping of North Korea's nuclear programme was not a precondition would only ...

by | February 11, 2018 | 15:08

Hundreds of spectators lined the streets outside Kwandong Hockey Center before the game, chanting and waving small "unification flags" amid gusting, chilly winds. The IOC gave the Korean team license expand its roster from 23 to 35 players. Ahn added he plans to return to North Korea to continue the project, possibly using the same route he took on previous trips.

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:51

A Korean intruder was tackled by Olympic security and thrown out of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics opening ceremony after attempting to accost two performers, organisers said on Friday. The two are easily confused, but there is a world of difference between them: Pyongyang is the capital of nuclear-armed North Korea, while Pyeongchang is the South Korean region hosting the Winter Olympics.

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:48

Vice President Mike Pence did not deliberately snub North Koreans at an Olympic reception, according to United States officials who pushed back on South Korean reports that Pence deliberately came late to a VIP gathering Friday evening and then snubbed officials from Pyongyang.

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:44

Under Saudi law, women are required to wear the Abaya in public at all times. However, only government-appointed clerics associated with the Council of Senior Scholars can issue fatwas, which form the basis of Saudi's laws, so a reform is neither completely out of the question.

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:35

In later tweets, O'Neill acknowledged that the USA has previously held military parades . "A military parade is third world (expletive)". "We prepare. "This parade would not only, it would also cost our military precious time and resources", Sen. "This is being worked at the highest levels of the military".

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:28

Veda Albertson, a 70-year-old retiree in Tampa, was sick for three weeks with high fever and fluid in her lungs. Mirivel said the state has given about 215,000 flu shots so far this season, compared with about 220,000 in the last flu season .

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:21

In December, White House spokesperson Sarah Huckabee Sanders briefed reporters on Trump's views after three of his accusers called on Congress to investigate his past behavior. Sorensen told the Post he stepped down because he "didn't want the White House to have to deal with this distraction". "Peoples lives are being shattered and destroyed by a mere allegation", Trump wrote .

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:17

Another 812 civilians were injured, it said . The Syrian government has repeatedly said it targets only armed rebels and militants. "We are living a catastrophe". Ankara has denied such charges. "The past week has been one of the bloodiest periods of the entire conflict, with wave after wave of deadly airstrikes leading to civilian casualties in areas of Eastern Ghouta and Idlib", Zeid said in a statement.

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:10

President Trump said Friday afternoon he was surprised and saddened by allegations of domestic violence against a top aide who resigned this week. The White House announced Wednesday that Porter had resigned. Not to add insult to injury, but Porter has also been reportedly dating White House Communications Director Hope Hicks .

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:08

Kim Yo Jong and the other North Korean officials were scheduled to depart for Pyongyang on the private jet of her brother, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un , a day after they delivered his hopes for a summit with South Korean President Moon Jae-in during a lunch at Seoul's presidential palace.

by | February 11, 2018 | 14:01

Day one of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's UAE visit saw substantial outcomes with ties between the two countries surging ahead. Ties between the US and the PA hit a nadir following US President Donald Trump's December 6 declaration that the US would recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, with Abbas declaring the US could no longer serve as an "honest broker" in peace talks.

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:22

Johnson County Sheriff Dwayne Price said deputies found two people dead in the kitchen of a rural home outside Paintsville, about 95 miles east of Lexington. Police responded to a shooting at a residence around 3:40 Saturday afternoon in the Volga community of Johnson County near Flat Gap. "Price added that the incident is "one of the most disturbing acts of violence" he's ever seen ".

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:17

President Trump took to Twitter Saturday morning to defend his decision not to declassify a memo written by Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee in response to a GOP memo the president declassified for release last week. Democrats immediately cried foul at the decision to send the Democratic memo back to the committee. The U.S. intelligence community has concluded, and members of Trump's cabinet agree, that the Russians interfered in our election and plan to do so again.

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:14

Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Allen Kenitzer said the circumstances of the crash of the Eurocopter EC130 are unknown. It was in the Grand Canyon West area when it came down at around 17:20 local time (00:20 GMT) on Saturday. The helicopter suffered "sustained substantial damage" in the accident. The FAA and the National Transportation Safety Board will be investigating.

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:03

Athletes from the two countries marched side by side during the opening ceremony and have formed a joint women's hockey team. The ceremony was also attended by North Korean ceremonial leader Kim Yong Nam and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's sister, Kim Yo Jong, as well as U.S.

by | February 11, 2018 | 13:02

According to Turkish General Staff, the operation aims to establish security and stability along Turkish borders and the region as well as to protect the Syrian people from the oppression and cruelty of terrorists . He has kept the enclave under siege since 2013, shortly after a sarin gas attack by regime forces killed an estimated 1,429 people there. Veale said they suspect the Syrian pro-government forces were trying to seize terrain from the US -backed forces liberated from IS ...

by | February 11, 2018 | 12:55

She was also the co-founder of the Human Rights Commission of Pakistan and the Women's Action Forum. She was born in Lahore in politically active family in 1952. "What a tragic day for Pakistan today". An irreplaceable loss. Irreplaceable. "And one of the brightest and bravest ever produced by this country", wrote journalist Wajahat Khan on Twitter.

by | February 11, 2018 | 12:50

The story gained national attention after police released a hand-drawn sketch from a witness, with outlets including the Washington Post and the Seattle Times reporting on the topic. As of Thursday, police are still searching for the suspect. Nguyen was charged with two counts of theft by unlawful taking and a warrant has been issued for his arrest.

by | February 11, 2018 | 12:46

Turkey's state-run Anadolu Agency said F-16 jets resumed bombing Thursday night, striking the northwestern enclave's Mount Bafilun, the villages of Sheik Huruz and Kefer Jenne, and the regions of Sheran, Jinderes and Raju, among other targets.

by | February 11, 2018 | 12:42

Speaking at a meeting of the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) in Istanbul, Erdogan said "we might lose one helicopter, but they will pay a heavier price". Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights , said his office had received reports including video footage of possible use of "toxic agents" on February 4 in the rebel-held town of Saraqeb, Idlib province.

by | February 11, 2018 | 12:42

The downing of the helicopter and Erdogan's strong words afterward suggest no quick or easy end to the operation, which has complicated U.S. efforts to fight ISIS in northeast Syria as well as efforts to end a conflict which has already left half a million Syrians dead and displaced half the country's 24 million people.