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Author: 0 Russian Federation responsible for Syria chemical attack, UK Defence Secretary Michael Fallon says

President Hassan Rouhani stressed Iran's support for the Syrian state in "its war against terrorism" during a call with his counterpart Bashar Assad on Sunday, condemning a U.S. Russian Federation is the Syrian regime's main ally in the nation's six-year-long civil war. The missile strikes catapulted Washington into confrontation with Russian Federation, which has advisers on the ground aiding its close ally Assad.

Author: 0 Alabama Supreme Court lifts Bentley impeachment stay

Lawyers for the two-term Republican have won a temporary restraining order delaying impeachment proceedings that were set to begin Monday in the Alabama House Judiciary Committee. Bentley, a Republican, has been battling impeachment efforts over the previous year related to political fallout from his relationship with a former aide.

Global Media Second suspect arrested over Stockholm truck attack: court
Author: 0 Second suspect arrested over Stockholm truck attack: court

His application for residency was rejected in June a year ago and he was being sought by immigration officials, police said. The suspect had also been due to be expelled from Sweden after his residency application was rejected past year. "I know it's a hard time, there is a lot going on within Swedish society and internationally". As of Sunday, 10 of the 15 people wounded in the lorry attack in the Swedish capital remained hospitalised.

Author: 0 Russian Federation arrests possible accomplices of presumed St. Petersburg bomber

Petersburg, Russia , Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Putin, who hails from Saint Petersburg, was holding a meeting near the city at the time of the bombing and later on Monday added his own floral tribute at the scene. The six detained were suspected of recruiting "mostly immigrants from the republics of Central Asia to commit crimes of a terrorist nature and involvement in the activities of terrorist organizations banned in Russian Federation", the Investigative Committee statement said.

Author: 0 Army called in after Egypt church bombings

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has ordered military troops be deployed across the country after almost 50 people were killed in bomb attacks on two churches . Following Morsi's overthrow by Sisi, then an army chief, in 2013, a state of emergency was declared for a month after deadly clashes between police and Islamist protesters killed hundreds and Islamist mobs attacked Christian properties.

Global Media Over 280 Iraqi security forces members killed in west Mosul - US general
Author: 0 Over 280 Iraqi security forces members killed in west Mosul - US general

The fighting has inflicted heavy casualties on the Iraqi security forces, according to the head of US Central Command, General Joseph Votel. Daesh is an Arabic language acronym for the Islamic State group. The Iraqi push has been backed up with coalition air strikes. Iraqi officials say a suicide truck bomb has targeted a police checkpoint in southern Baghdad, killing 15 people and wounding 45.

Author: 0 Trump poised to strike North Korea

The highly anticipated US-China summit was upstaged by US missile strikes overnight against a Syrian air base from which Trump said a deadly chemical weapon attack had been launched earlier in the week. With growing signs that Pyongyang may be preparing a sixth nuclear test, a US aircraft carrier strike force near Singapore was diverted north toward the Korean peninsula, President Trump spoke to leaders in Tokyo and Seoul, and senior administration officials made pointed note of the "full ...

Author: 0 Le Pen meets Putin

The National Front leader will hold talks with State Duma Speaker Vyacheslav Volodin and lawmakers "at my personal invitation", Leonid Slutsky , chairman of the worldwide relations committee in Russia's lower house of parliament, said, according to the Interfax news service.

Global Media US Syria Strike Sent Strong Message to North Korea
Author: 0 US Syria Strike Sent Strong Message to North Korea

US aircraft carrier the USS Carl Vinson has been diverted to the Western Pacific instead of sailing from Singapore to Australia, the navy said, amid escalated tensions on the Korean peninsula over North Korea's nuclear weapons program. North Korea said Sunday that USA missile strikes against Syria last week were "absolutely unpardonable", according to a Korean Central News Agency report citing a foreign ministry spokesman.

Author: 0 North Korea labels USA air strikes on Syria 'unforgivable'

President Trump met with Chinese president Xi Jinping, and afterward said the two made "tremendous progress" and he thinks "lots of very potentially bad problems will be going away". Speaking after the two-day summit on Sunday, Mr Tillerson said China had agreed to increased cooperation in reining in North Korea's missile and nuclear programmes.

Author: 0 A Top Spotify Executive Was Killed In Friday's Stockholm Attack

A 41-year-old British father has been killed in the Stockholm terror attack. The identities of the victims have not yet been released. Jan Evensson of the Stockholm police told a televised news conference that the 39-year-old suspect's request for a residence permit was rejected in June 2016 but police could not find him to send him back to his native country because he was not at the address he had given.

Author: 0 Tillerson: Russia 'failure allowed Syria chemical attack'

The Foreign Secretary said: "Crucially - they could do so again". " There has to be a degree of simultaneous activity as well as sequencing of the defeat of IS first ", McMaster told "Fox News Sunday", saying that removing Assad and dealing a final blow to ISIS are " simultaneous " goals.

Global Media Hacker group releases password to alleged NSA files
Author: 0 Hacker group releases password to alleged NSA files

The hacking group released a password which unlocks an encrypted cache of hacking tools, with the group saying that the publishing of the password was a " protest " against US President Trump. Mr. Trump helping theshadowbrokers, helping you. On Twitter, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden suggested that the files fall short of the agency's full exploit catalog but may provide clues to investigators as to who obtained the files to begin with.

Author: 0 US Navy sends strike group toward Korean peninsula

The Carrier Strike Group 1, centered around the flagship USS Carl Vinson , also includes two Ticonderoga-class cruisers, the USS Bunker Hill and the USS Lake Champlain and the ships of Destroyer Squadron 1, which was first formed during World War II.

Author: 0 Reed Commends Bannon's Demotion In National Security Council

McMaster, was given the responsibility for setting the agenda for the council's meetings. The move drew criticism from some members of Congress and Washington's foreign policy establishment. The White House then struggled to replace Flynn, with potential candidates wary of political infighting and staffing issues. I'm sure there will be plenty to say around here about it.

Global Media India, Pakistan trade fire on Kashmir LoC
Author: 0 India, Pakistan trade fire on Kashmir LoC

Eight civilians were killed and almost 100 others injured on Sunday in the first of two round Lok Sabha bye-elections in Kashmir. In response, shops and schools were closed Monday and public transport suspended as separatist leaders opposed to India's military presence called for a two-day strike.

Author: 0 Strikes conducted on site of Syria chemical attack

Discussing America's response to the attack, something described by Assad's allies as having crossed a "red line", Mr Johnson told The Sun: "Crucially - they could do so again". Trump had largely ignored Assad's actions in Syria, where Trump said his focus was on destroying Islamic State. This is not the first time Mr Al Assad has ordered the murder of innocent civilians, but it could be the last if he understands that the United States has joined the long list of countries in this region and ...

Author: 0 Former Obama Administration Official on Missile Strike: Trump Did The Right Thing

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was among the first world leaders to back Trump, just hours after the cruise missiles were launched from US warships in the eastern Mediterranean. "What we're trying to do is obviously defeat ISIS", Haley said on CNN . "I hope that Russian Federation is thinking carefully about its continued alliance with Bashar al-Assad because every time one of this horrific attack occurs, it draws Russian Federation closer in to some level of responsibility", ...

Author: 0 Canada commemorates the centenary of the Vimy WWI battle

Regiments from Saskatoon, Regina and Moose Jaw fought at Vimy and Royal Canadian Legion Branch 63 itself was formed by First World War and Vimy Ridge veterans. "Many of the soldiers wearing the Canadian uniform that day were immigrants to this country. Vimy Ridge called Canadians to a greater sense of ourselves, helped give our nation a seat at the table at war's end and loosened the colonial bonds".

Author: 0 Third Fleet's carrier strike force diverts from Australia, sails toward North Korea

US strikes on Syria raise tensions with Iran. On March 6, North Korea also launched four ballistic missiles from its Tongchang-ri launch site in the country's northwest. The comments were made by a Foreign Ministry official and carried by North Korea's state-run Korean Central News Agency on Sunday. USS Carl Vinson strike group.

Author: 0 U.S. says Syria strike is 'a message to other nations'

Navy strike on a Syrian airfield that was believed to be the launch site for last week's chemical attack on civilians in rebel-held territory that killed dozens, including children". "I think in terms of North Korea, we've been very clear that our objective is a de-nuclearized Korean peninsula, we have no objective to change the regime in North Korea, that is not our objective and so the whole reasons underlying the development of a nuclear program in North Korea are simply not credible".

Author: 0 Kim Jong-un Tells Trump He's 'Not Frightened' By Strikes On Syria

North Korea is pledging to boost its defenses following President Trump's decision to strike a Syrian airfield, calling the move "absolutely unpardonable". Observers have interpreted Tillerson's message as a warning to other global troublemakers, such as North Korea. "The U.S. missile attack against Syria is a clear and unforgivable act of aggression against a sovereign state and we strongly condemn this", KCNA quoted an unnamed spokesman for the North Korean foreign ministry as saying.

Global Media Syria claims USA air strike killed seven people, including four children
Author: 0 Syria claims USA air strike killed seven people, including four children

A military official quoted on Syrian TV said the U.S. action caused material damage. Trump has blamed it on forces loyal to the Syrian government. "President Putin considers American strikes on Syria aggression against a sovereign state in violation of global norms, and under an invented pretext", said a statement by the Kremlin press service.

Author: 0 China nuclear envoy in talks on North Korea threat

The possibility of USA military action against North Korea in response to such a test emerged as an option following last week's US strikes against Syria. Previously the nation labelled the bombing of an airfield linked with the gassing of children an "unforgivable act of aggression" that showed its decision to develop nuclear weapons was "the right choice a million times over".

Author: 0 Egypt Palm Sunday Church Blasts Kill at Least 38

I have great confidence that President Al Sisi will handle situation properly", Trump wrote on his official Twitter account. From now on, she said, "the shape of the church and the pews [will] remind me of blood and dead bodies". Mark's Cathedral, but the security force assigned to protect the cathedral stopped him. In a video, the Sinai-based affiliate warned that it would escalate attacks against the nation's Christians.

Author: 0 President Trump signs bill scrapping Obama-era internet privacy rules

Gerard Lewis , Comcast's chief privacy officer, said that the company did not sell its customers' individual web browsing history before the FCC's rules were adopted, and has no plans on doing it now. Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on Sunday urged Trump to veto the bill. Republicans-dominated Congress approved the rollback of the rules on 28th of March in a 215-205 vote.

Author: 0 Oxford see off Cambridge in Varsity Boat Race

The eventual verdict was a win to Oxford by a length and a quarter in 16 minutes 59 seconds. That impressive display took attention away from the Oxford mistake that saw them concede a boat-length deficit off the start, when one of the crew's blades became stuck in the water.

Author: 0 U.S. to stop trying to build diplomatic bridges with North Korea

Nuclear-armed North Korea fired a ballistic missile into the Sea of Japan on Wednesday, just ahead of a highly-anticipated China-US summit at which Pyongyang's accelerating atomic weapons programme is set to top the agenda. "The President emphasized that the United States stands with its allies Japan and South Korea in the face of the serious threat that North Korea continues to pose".

Author: 0 Russian Federation and Iran warn United States over future 'red lines' in Syria

Britain's foreign minister, Boris Johnson, canceled plans Saturday to visit Moscow, just hours before he was due to depart London, as tensions escalated between the US and Russian Federation over Syria. Syrian army forces had been losing ground across the country until Russian Federation intervened militarily in September 2015, propping up Assad and protecting its own interests in the region.

Author: 0 United States to 'chart own course' on N. Korea if China can't help

North Korea is pushing hard to upgrade its weapons systems to cope with what it calls USA hostility. Abe was meeting Trump at the Mar-a-Lago estate in February when North Korea launched a rocket, setting off a controversy when the leaders set up an impromptu, alfresco "situation room" in full view of the resort's guests.

Author: 0 China-US relations | Trump, Xi showdown fails to materialize

North Korea sounded a note of defiance on Saturday calling the United States strikes against Syria "an unforgivable act of aggression" that showed its decision to develop nuclear weapons was "the right choice". The Obama administration backed down from its red line on the use of chemical weapons in Syria, settling for a deal that failed to eliminate the Syrian regime's chemical weapons stockpile.

Author: 0 Egypt declares state of emergency following church blasts

Islamic State (IS) group claimed responsibility of the attacks on two Coptic churches. President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said the state of emergency would be introduced after legal measures were taken. Footage from inside the church surfaced on social media, and several local news outlets released photos from the bombing site showing people gathered around bodies of several victims.

Global Media Frontrunners Le Pen, Macron on offensive as French presidency race tightens
Author: 0 Frontrunners Le Pen, Macron on offensive as French presidency race tightens

While Macron and Le Pen disagree on just about every issue, Le Pen shares certain law-and-order and immigration positions with Fillon and her views on France's welfare protections and trade often align with Melenchon's. They want to throw the table over and Le Pen and Macron are both options for that. Macron on Tuesday said Le Pen's nationalist proposals amounted to "economic warfare", BBC reported.

Global Media Trump, who scorned Obama's golf habits, outpacing him in rounds
Author: 0 Trump, who scorned Obama's golf habits, outpacing him in rounds

The objective was reportedly to assist President Trump's visits to Mar-a-Lago without having to disrupt traffic too much and cause too many road closures along the way. The landing pad is on the western lawn of the 20-acre estate. Secret Service protocol requires Trump use Air Force One or Marine One , a helicopter, to fly - not his own Sikorsky S-76, the report said.

Author: 0 Teen asylum-seeker suspect in Norway explosives case

Police took away cordons in the Gronland area and residents resumed normal Sunday activities. "It is unclear whether the 17-year-old had intentions to carry out a terrorist attack", Bjornland said. "It is likely that that attacks in France, German, Great Britain, Russia and Sweden can create a copycat effect in Norway with people with Islamic sympathies", Bjornland said, listing the locations of extremist attacks that have devastated Europe in the previous year.

Global Media Shanghai high: Hamilton hits back with win
Author: 0 Shanghai high: Hamilton hits back with win

His team-mate Valtteri Bottas finished back in sixth. The starting of the race saw Hamilton take the lead and remained comfortably there for the remainder of 56 laps. "On a track and in conditions which were very different from those we had in Melbourne, we proved that we have a strong auto", Ferrari team principal Maurizio Arrivabene said.

Author: 0 Clinton in 1st Interview After US Polls

Clinton said the 65 per cent approval rating she had enjoyed as Barack Obama's secretary of state - "a job I was asked to do by a man" - tanked when she announced her intention to run for president. The past few months, she said, have been filled with long walks in the woods, spending quality time with friends and family, and at times, convincing herself to "get out of bed".

Author: 0 Boris Johnson warns of further USA strikes on Syria

Russian and Iranian presidents in a phone conversation stressed the inadmissibility of "aggressive" USA actions against Syria in violation of worldwide law, the Kremlin said in a statement issued on Sunday. She stressed that the main priority for the United States remains tackling Islamic State in the region. The U.S. received broad support from Europe after the airstrikes.

Global Media Bhagwat condemns violence by cow protection groups
Author: 0 Bhagwat condemns violence by cow protection groups

While stressing that no violence should be resorted to in the drive for cow protection, the RSS chief also advocated the vigilantes to obey the law of the land. "It is impossible. I am confident that wherever RSS workers are in power, they will deal with local complexities and work in that direction", he added.

Author: 0 Trump defends his missile strike on Syria

It is not clear who launched the fresh strikes on Syria's Khan Sheikhoun on Friday and Saturday, although the only aircraft that have been bombing the rebel-held region are of Russian and Syrian regime. relations", Frants Klintsevich, the deputy head of the defense and security committee in the upper house of Russia's parliament, said in an interview.

Author: 0 Rapport 'outstanding' with Xi, Trump says

But North Korea's statements come as tensions grow between the country and the USA over the its fledging nuclear weapons program. "We would like to see more results-oriented outcomes coming out of these new dialogues and fewer laundry lists, ' said Beijing-based Jacob Parker, vice president of China operations at the U.S".

Global Media Trump reaches out to Seoul for support on North Korea, Syria
Author: 0 Trump reaches out to Seoul for support on North Korea, Syria

Foreign relations committee member senator Ed Markey (D-MA) expressed the feeling of many, suggesting that an increased U.S. military presence in the region will result in "an escalation of tension that could lead to nuclear war". At the time of the US-led invasion of Iraq in 2003, then North Korean leader Kim Jong-Il disappeared from public view for around six weeks - and was widely believed to have gone into hiding for fear of a USA attack.

Author: 0 China's nuke envoy embarks on S. Korea trip to discuss N

North Korea on Sunday condemned the U.S. bombing in Syria as an "absolutely unacceptable aggression" against a sovereign state and said this justifies Pyongyang's further military development. In addition, the editorial also brought up USA missile strikes on Libya, in 1986, and Sudan, in 1998, accusing the US of not having realized its "political goals" in both situations.

Author: 0 Central Asian citizens detained in St. Petersburg for suspected terrorist activities

Flags flew at half-mast in Russia's second city and flowers and candles piled up at an impromptu memorial outside the metro station rocked by the attack, as authorities beefed up security on the busy underground transport system. The Russian news reports said three people were arrested. Another blast that was supposed to take place on Ploshchad Vosstaniya station was prevented by bomb technicians.

Global Media F1 Chinese GP: Ferrari got even quicker in China - Hamilton
Author: 0 F1 Chinese GP: Ferrari got even quicker in China - Hamilton

He apologised to Mercedes for an embarrassing spin while weaving to warm his tyres behind the safety auto, which dropped him down to 12th. Having started at the pole, Hamilton managed to retain his position despite competition coming from Vettel who finished at P2, while Max Verstappen took the third spot on the podium.

Global Media Vin Diesel Breaks Silence on Rivalry with Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson
Author: 0 Vin Diesel Breaks Silence on Rivalry with Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson

Vin Diesel seems to be downplaying his rivalry with The Rock during a recent interview with USA Today . Speaking earlier this month, he shared: "I don't think the world really knows how close we are, in a weird way". "Candy asses. When you watch this movie next April and it seems like I'm not acting in some of these scenes and my blood is legit boiling - you're right".