The secretary said numerous estimated dead were fighters who had converged on the camps after fleeing from local partner forces that cleared Sirte last month with US help. The operation involved the United States in conjunction with its partners and Libya's Government of National Accord, Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook said.
According to RT, the Associated Press agrees. The ban is in effect until Saturday, Jan. 21, at 10:25 pm Moscow time (2:25 pm ET), according to RT. RT received a notification from Facebook on Wednesday afternoon while President Obama was giving his final press conference .
During his trial Lopez Rivera and other FALN activists told the court their actions were part of an anti-colonial war against the USA, declaring themselves prisoners of war and requesting that their cases be handed over to an global court. Lopez Rivera did not accept the clemency offer, though a dozen other FALN members did, because the offer was not extended to all FALN members. "Mr.
The commutation appears to have occurred against all odds. She attempted to commit suicide twice a year ago, and the ACLU lawyer representing her said in a statement today that Obama's decision "could quite literally save Chelsea's life".
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket returned to flight on Saturday, four months after an explosion on the launch pad almost devastated the program. Falcon 9 was originally scheduled to launch on January 8, but high winds and rains at the launch site delayed the mission until Saturday .
Watch the report above, and let us know what you think in the comments. On Twitter alone, Trump has 20 million followers, compared to the 13.5 million on the @POTUS account . During the 2016 election cycle, Twitter played a huge role for both Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump . As the nation prepares for Donald Trump to take over as president at the end of the week, it's hard to know exactly how he'll run the country and interact with average Americans, especially since he tends to behave ...
Sea Shepherd Japanese ship Nisshin Maru found in Australia waters with dead whale on deck. The International Court of Justice ruled against Japan's whaling operations in the Southern Ocean in 2014. And to make matters worse, there's nothing humane about how these whalers kill their whales. In 2014, the International Court of Justice ruled the Antarctic hunts were not truly scientific and Japan must stop.
The Madrid Middle East Peace Conference held in October 1991 still remains the last successful worldwide effort aimed at resolving the conflict but that was possible because of the tectonic shift in the global system and the end of the Cold War.
Three prisoners were decapitated and seven others were killed at a prison in the northeastern Brazilian city of Natal, police said Sunday. Many if the victims were beheaded and dismembered. A second bout of violence in Roraima state killed 33. With several powerful crime syndicates active in the country, Brazil struggles with overcrowded prisons, housing over 622,000 people in facilities created to take less than 372,000.
On Friday, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office told his family that his daughter, Kamiyah Mobley , had been found alive and well, and arrested her alleged kidnapper, Gloria Williams , 51. She took the baby out of the room and disappeared. As for a reason why Gloria Williams chose to kidnap a child. Those closest to Alexis say she is strong, but needs some time.
A Gallup survey released Friday found growing unpopularity for Trump's handling of his presidential transition, with 51 percent of respondents saying they disapproved of it, up from 48 percent in early December. Unlike Trump, the three prior presidents-elect have enjoyed a holiday in public polling after their victories. As President Barack Obama lives out the final days of his second term, he's reflecting on the highs and lows, the groundbreaking accomplishments and the unbearable ...
Arsenal have been linked but only after Payet expressed his admiration for the north London club. Look, it is easy to understand a West Ham supporter's frustration and they are now receiving is a little taste of what those that follow French teams feel when their sparkling talents depart nearly as soon as they have made a name for themselves.
He said: "Disposal income is expected to fall as inflation starts to feed though in food and energy prices". M&S acknowledged that much of its improvement was down to a change in the reporting period covered compared to last Christmas - when M&S delivered a big decline in clothing and home sales.
While a large number of passengers were able to swim to safety, more than a dozen people were still missing. Police say the boat could carry up to 25 passengers, but it was overcrowded because people were returning to Patna after attending the Hindu festival, which was organized by the state government.
Speaking at the Manekshaw Centre in New Delhi , Rawat said, "Whatever complaints they have, they can address it through the excellent grievance redressal mechanism we have". Seniors should address these issues and even if then the jawan is not satisfied, he is free to explore other channels, Rawat said. On improving the security of the army camps in Jammu and Kashmir, Rawat said the army would increasingly use technology to guard the perimeter of its camps.
Without mentioning Trump, he used his speech to offer an implicit rebuttal to numerous contentious themes like temporary ban on Muslim immigration that characterized the 2016 presidential campaign. ushers into a Republican presidency headed by President-elect Donald Trump who pulled a stunning victory over Democrat Hillary Clinton in an election which brough to the fore America's faultlines.
The BSF had said Mr. Yadav, who posted these videos, was court-martialled in 2010 for indiscipline and aiming a gun at a senior officer even as it assured of a thorough probe into his allegations. "DIG-level officers who have visited the camp in past have never received any complaint regarding allegations levelled in the video", he said. "He applied for voluntary retirement on December 31 and it was accepted", said Upadhyaya.
Employing the power of sarcasm, Rahul Gandhi took potshots at Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his assertions of being a yoga practitioner and style of speech delivery, which he likened to film star Amitabh Bachchan. Slamming Modi for criticising the schemes of the Congress, Gandhi said, "The Prime Minister has destroyed the spine of the Indian economy". He is quick to tell that the Congress is not lying when they say they will not try to topple the government because they are too busy trying ...
At the time of Sunday's incident, the Mahan was with two other USA navy ships, the USNS Walter S. Diehl and the amphibious assault ship USS Makin Island . At its narrowest point, the strait is only 21 miles across, and Iran and pro-U.S. Oman claim the 12 nautical miles off their coasts as territorial waters.
A suicide auto bomb ripped through a wholesale market in the sprawling Shiite neighbourhood of Sadr City, killing at least seven people and wounding 15, said Brig. Baghdad sees frequent deadly vehicle bomb attacks, generally thought to be the work of Islamic State. Iraqi forces have pushed the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) out of much of the territory it once held, but this bombing and the many others that have preceded it highlight the danger the hardliners can pose to civilians ...
At least 60 people lost their lives and over 50 more civilians were wounded in the attack, according to local doctor Ebu Hasan, who works in the district hospital, as cited by the agency . There was no immediate claim of responsibility for Saturday's attack, but Osama al-Merhi, a lawyer at the scene of the blast, pointed the finger at Daesh.
She endorsed him at the Tampa Convention Center on the day before Florida's presidential Republican primary election, an election that Trump won decisively, taking 66 of the state's 67 counties. Trump officials said the incident was an "honest mistake" and later paid a 10 percent fine for the violation. "While there was never an investigation, staff, doing due diligence, reviewed the complaints and the NY litigation and made the proper determination that the NY litigation would provide ...
Rashford had already fired narrowly wide from 25 yards, with Rooney also forcing a good low save from Reading goalkeeper Ali Al-Habsi, when United took the lead on seven minutes. Tweeting a picture of the shirt in which Rooney broke his record in, he confirms that the brief conversation he had with him at full-time was simply to arrange to switch shirts in the tunnel.
Approval by the Senate Judiciary Committee is the first of several steps for the appointment of a candidate for justice to the Supreme Court. Tony Sayegh, a New York-based Republican campaign strategist whose Jamestown Associates firm did work for Trump, warned that unless Democrats cooperate with Trump, he will use his bully pulpit to win public support.
Constellation Brands Inc. has 52-Week high of $173.55 and 52-Week Low of $130.23. IBD'S TAKE: As more states legalize marijuana in some form or another, Constellation could win in some ways and lose in others based on demographic trends, an analyst report said a year ago.