F/A-18E Super Hornet shot down a Syrian Air Force SU-22. Later, a Syrian army SU-22 bomber dropped ordnance near the SDF which prompted the U.S.to shoot it down. The terrorist group is primarily based in the Syrian city of Raqqa , now under siege by coalition-backed Kurdish forces, who, like most of the militias supported by the us -led coalition as part of Operation Inherent Resolve, are considered an enemy of the regime.
U.S. President Donald Trump began his day with a stream of tweets defending his record and lashing out at the investigation into Russian interference in the election. The source familiar with the Mueller probe told Reuters that Mueller was also examining whether Trump or others tried to interfere with the investigation.
I have heard horrifying stories from the fire brigade, from police and from victims themselves who were in that tower but also from other local residents, some of whom of course have not been able to go back to their homes either. The commander warned again the numbers may change "for a number of reasons" adding that it's possible that families of some of the victims may not have known they had loved ones in the building at the time of the blaze.
On the day that gunfire shattered the morning calm of suburban Washington , dozens of family members of those killed by past gun violence had gathered in the capital to lobby against Republican-backed legislation to make it easier to buy gun silencers.
Oil plunged below $46 a barrel earlier this month when Energy Information Administration data showed total US stockpiles of crude and product jumped by the most since 2008. Because of this, global oil supply fails to go down, raising suspicion that OPEC's grip on the global oil market has loosened. Oil - US Crude: Retail trader data shows 84.9% of traders are net-long with the ratio of traders long to short at 5.63 to 1.
The two are vying for the seat vacated by Tom Price, who left to become the Trump administration's health secretary. The president initially misspelled Handel's name, but deleted that tweet. Senate. Handel and Ossoff insist their matchup - recognized as the most expensive House race in USA history because of money from outside the district - is not about or the dynamics on Capitol Hill.
The North Korean diplomats were reportedly on their way back to Pyongyang after attending a United Nations conference on the rights of persons with disabilities. Amid a war of words between Pyongyang and the White House, North Korea has escalated its missile program as it looks to make good on its vow to produce a weapon capable of reaching the USA mainland.
Stewart, a conservative whose campaign was marked by his brash rhetoric and unabashed support for President Donald Trump , lost the support of fellow Prince William County elected officials because of his focus on preserving the state's Confederate monuments and the use of the Confederate battle flag at events.
A policeman was shot dead and two others were wounded in an attack on the Champs Elysees in April, just days before the presidential election. French national police had tweeted that no one was injured in the incident. It's the second time this year that police have been targeted on Paris' most famous thoroughfare. The "radicalised" attacker, 31, who has been pictured being stripped naked by bomb squad officers, "was known to the police", said an investigating source.
Friday's tweets are the latest in a week of angry social media responses by the president over a report by The Washington Post that Mueller was looking into whether Trump obstructed justice. The news comes one day after Rosenstein affirmed his support for the special counsel, despite recent reports that Trump was weighing Mueller's dismissal .
Kohli also said he backed his boys to chase in the title clash. Despite the heavy loss, Kohli had a smile on his face. Some teams might not have the best starts, and they come back amazingly, which Pakistan have done. "Not just today, not just tomorrow, this day will be remembered in Pakistan for years to come, said a beaming Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed as he made a passionate plea to other nations to play worldwide cricket in their country".
Qatar says it will not negotiate with Arab states which cut diplomatic and travel ties with it earlier this month unless they reverse their measures, the country's foreign minister said. He highlighted that Saudi Arabia's hosting of the historic Arab Islamic American Summit brought together the United States and a number of Muslim and Arab countries with the aim of better dialogue between Arab and Islamic countries and their counterparts in the West.
The attacker was motivated by Islamist extremism, police said. Police arrested the driver - a 48-year-old man. "All my thoughts are with those who have been injured, their loved ones and the emergency services on the scene", May said in a statement .
London's Metropolitan Police said it was called just after midnight to an incident on Seven Sisters Road. The population in the streets surrounding the scene of the attack is one of the most diverse in the capital, with Orthodox Jews living alongside Muslim communities from Algeria, Somalia and West Africa in a traditionally working class district fast undergoing the effects of gentrification.
The original report was titled: 'Three Palestinians killed after deadly stabbing in Jerusalem , ' a headline that omitted the fact that the three perpetrators, who operated in two different scenes, were neutralized after they attempted to assault Israeli policemen and killed Staff Sgt.
The Sunday Times said ministers within her Cabinet had "let it be known" they would oust the prime minister if they thought she could not pass the government's legislative programme in a vote expected on June 28. The UK team says that they travel to Belgium confident that they can achieve "a bold and ambitious deal that will work in the interest of the whole UK".
The Trump plan, announced Friday (local time) in Miami's Little Havana neighbourhood, asserts that the Obama-era rules facilitated what the White House called "illegal" tourism by allowing USA travellers to rent rooms in Cuban homes through sites such as Airbnb.
The denomination, which is holding its annual convention in Phoenix , approved a resolution Wednesday to "denounce and repudiate" racism, "including alt-right white supremacy, as antithetical to the Gospel of Jesus Christ", NPR reports .
This is Mrs May's second meeting with those affected by Wednesday morning's fire, which was described as "unprecedented" by London's Fire Brigade Commissioner. But she added that because victims had been subject to a "very intense fire" that will made some of the identification "very difficult". They say they will also use visual elements like tattoos and scars, in the painstaking process.
But veteran all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez s quickfire 57 not out, including three sixes , then took Pakistan well beyond 300. Former Australia batsman Michael Hussey feels underdogs Pakistan peaked at the right time and played their best cricket in the final against India to lift the ICC Champions Trophy .
GJM, Alley said, wants to raise a 8000-strong force in Darjeeling hills which will be well prepared to tackle "any kind of situation". The protestors left one policeman injured and torched a police vehicle as Darjeeling continued to boil under indefinite strike for the sixth day in a row now.
The A380-plus, if firmly launched, will feature new winglets and some wing refinements that, the manufacturer expects, will lead to a fuel-burn reduction of up to 4%. In addition to new winglets , the aircraft will have an increased maximum takeoff weight (MTOW) of 578 tons, up three tons from the current MTOW of the aircraft.
As criticism was hurled at her for not visiting victims until yesterday, Mrs May announced a £5million support package of the victims of the blaze, which will include legal aid for victims in the public inquiry. Kids and pensioners - practically everyone - using the word " coward ". Police Commander Stuart Cundy said Saturday that this number, which was based on reports from the public, may rise.
Addressing media persons after meeting Rajinikanth at the latter's residence here, Arjun Sampath, said, " "Singam Singleaa Dhaan Varum" meaning the "Lion will come alone". The farmer leader said the top star who is shooting for his upcoming flick 'Kaala' told them that he will represent the issue to Modi "though he did not specifically say that he will personally meet Modi in this regard".
The Prime Minister said the attack had "once again targeted the ordinary and the innocent going about their daily lives - this time , British Muslims as they left a mosque, having broken their fast and prayed together at this sacred time of year".
Athmane said he smiled and waved. The mosque called it a "callous terrorist attack ". Five people were killed in that attack. Toufik Kacimi , chief executive of the Muslim Welfare House , said the man who was arrested had to be rescued by the imam at the centre to stop him being attacked.
Police shot and killed the three Islamic extremists who carried out the attack . Flags will be flown at full mast again tomorrow. The incident is the latest traumatic terrorism attack to hit the United Kingdom, following the vehicle and knife attack in Westminster in March, a suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester in May, and the London Bridge and Borough Market attacks earlier this month.
Experts believe the exterior cladding, which contained insulation, helped spread the flames quickly along the outside of the tower in the June 14 blaze. He asked anyone who was in the tower and survived to contact police immediately. But the Conservative leader of the local council, Nick Paget-Brown, said he and others had been working hard.
He added that the talk of mid-term polls is a ploy to divert attention and dilute the issue of farm loans waiver. "Some people had said that they will withdraw support and bring down the government. Mr. Shah's meeting with Mr. Thackeray too did not result in any disclosure of the name of the probable NDA candidate. The meeting assumes significance for the BJP as the Shiv Sena is the most vocal critic of the party, the Prime Minister and also Fadnavis.
The White House referred questions to Trump's personal attorney, Marc Kasowitz. But after saying for weeks publicly that he wasn't personally under investigation, the president for the first time acknowledged the opposite: "I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director!" Trump did not specify who he was referring to.
The Justice Department's investigation into Russian involvement in the 2016 election is looking at Kushner's multiple roles in the Trump administration, including the Trump campaign's 2016 data analytics operation; his relationship with former national security adviser Michael Flynn; and Kushner's own contacts with Russians, according to U.S.
In addition, Federation Internationale de Football Association made sure the tournament was held a year before the World Cup by the same host nation, forever tying it to the globe's most-watched sports event. "The players I'm sure did get a bit of heart out of that. and the way the team's evolving we feel positive playing against anyone". The win was Germany's second against Australia at the FIFA Confederations Cup following their 4-3 win over the Socceroo in the group stage of the ...
Cullen will not be paid with taxpayer money, an aide said . Pence said on Twitter on May 10 that Trump had "made the right decision at the right time to remove Comey as the head of the FBI" and praised him for showing "strong & decisive leadership to restore trust & confidence of the American people in the Federal Bureau of Investigation".
Officials were at pains to point out that an athletics track would be temporary and would not affect the "intimacy, fan proximity and atmosphere of Goodison Park" which they are trying to recreate at the Toffees' planned new venue. Cricket and Track Cycling would take place in Manchester at Old Trafford Cricket Ground and Manchester Velodrome, marking an exciting partnership with the two major cities of north west England.
CNN notes that the attack feels similar to previous terrorist events in London and that the local Muslim community believes they were specifically targeted. "The van was driving towards us to try and basically hit us at speed and everyone was shocked and people were screaming", Rana said. Manchester was also hit in May when a bomber killed more than 20 people at an Ariana Grande concert.
He was shot dead at the scene. Other witnesses said the group had nowhere to go when the van "drove up and hit them out of nowhere". " Police say incident has all the "hallmarks" of a terrorist " incident. "One of them, he was under the van, people were gathered around the van to actually lift the van up to get this guy up from under the van". The driver of the van has been taken into custody, BBC reported Monday .
But public anger has been swelling, with furious residents heckling May and storming the local authority headquarters on Friday. Public anger is mounting as residents and neighbors demand answers for how the blaze early Wednesday spread so quickly and trapped so numerous tower's 600-odd residents.
In the wake of Wednesday's shooting, lawmakers are pushing to be allowed to use taxpayer funds to boost security at their personal homes and during events in their districts. "I would've had a gun in my auto - in D.C., it's illegal", he said. What's not needed, the lawmaker said, are more gun control laws. "If that ever happens again, I want to be able to shoot back".
Lockheed Martin is now finalizing a $37 billion deal to sell a record 440 F-35 fighter jets to 11 countries including the U.S. Tata Advanced Systems Limited (TASL ) has signed an agreement with Lockheed Martin to join hands to produce the F-16 Block 70 in India.
The vessel, seized last Friday, was carrying explosives and meant to conduct a "terrorist act" in Saudi territorial waters, it said. Iran's Tasnim news agency said on Saturday that Saudi border guards had opened fire on an Iranian fishing boat in the Gulf on Friday, killing a fisherman.
Following the incident, runners reported seeing multiple bears. The 250-pound bear was shot in the face by a park ranger, but it ran off. Authorities were searching for the wounded bear and said they planned to kill it if found. Both juniors and adults ascend the Bird Ridge trail , then descend at their leisure for the event. "Like this", said Race Director, Brad Precosky. The runner was competing in the junior division of the race.
The data, stored on an Amazon Web Services server, is owned by a Republican data analytics firm, Deep Root Analytics and was uncovered by UpGuard cyber risk analyst Chris Vickery . The information seems to have been collected from a wide range of sources - from posts on controversial banned threads on the social network Reddit , to committees that raised funds for the Republican Party.
During her visit - which lasted less than an hour - she also spoke to volunteers and community leaders at St Clement's Church. A man in the crowd commented: "What did she bring, what useful things did she bring?" The demonstration reached the gates of Downing Street , reports the Sun, with some calling the deaths at the tower block "murder".
Police were called within two minutes and arrived eight minutes later, killing the attackers in what officers said was an "unprecedented" volley of 46 bullets. One image shows the suspect - clean shaven and wearing a ripped blue T-shirt - stood in the back of a police van as mayhem erupted around him. "We would appeal for calm at this time".
The Prime Minister said the attack had "once again targeted the ordinary and the innocent going about their daily lives - this time, British Muslims as they left a mosque, having broken their fast and prayed together at this sacred time of year".
Some eyewitnesses said the driver of the van shouted: "I want to kill all Muslims", after he was placed under citizen's arrest and held for police by local people leaving the mosque. "While this appears to be an attack on a particular community, like the awful attacks in Manchester, Westminster and London Bridge it is also an assault on all our shared values of tolerance, freedom and respect".
In the end, Mrs May lost her gamble, ending up without a parliamentary majority, in a hung parliament , with the prospect of significant internal divisions within her own party. "We will go in to speak with Sinn Fein again on Monday morning to try and get that set up as quickly as possible, because devolution works and works for everybody in Northern Ireland ".
There were also angry scenes outside the offices of the Kensington and Chelsea council , which was responsible for managing the 1970s social housing block, in a working-class enclave in one of London's richest areas. The Grenfell Tower housed about 600 people in 120 apartments. The Hammersmith and City line, which runs along the same track and stops in that part of west London , was also partially suspended.
In 2013, the city's climate action plan stated a commitment to reduce greenhouses gas emissions to below zero by 2050 - a directive that's also part of the Paris agreement . The bill, signed by Governor David Ige on Tuesday, aligns the state's goals with those of the Paris climate accord. The move has also caused a rift with India, after Trump accused New Delhi of receiving "billions and billions and billions of dollars" in return for joining the Paris agreement.
Russian Federation investigation special counsel Robert Mueller is reportedly investigating Kushner's finances. Mueller, according to reports , is planning to interview key important national security officials about Trump's alleged comments about ending the investigation into former national security advisor Michael Flynn's reported ties to Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak.