In his letter to the German foreign minister, Hunt said he had "grave concerns" about the impact Germany's arms freeze was "having on the supply chains of United Kingdom and European defence industry and may ultimately have on Europe's ability to fulfil its North Atlantic Treaty Organisation commitments".
Mueller's team isn't taking a position on whether Manafort's prison sentence should run concurrently or consecutively with separate punishment he faces in a bank and tax fraud case in Virginia. Manafort is due be sentenced in that case on March 8. After his guilty plea, Manafort "committed the additional crimes of perjury and making false statements".
Another 45 people were hospitalised and 20 are critically ill after almost 100 people drank the liquor on Thursday, local politicians from the ruling Bharatiya Janata party said. They died within hours of consuming the bootleg alcohol. "These people are psychologically in shock and so they think they are ill". State Excise Minister Parimal Shuklabaidya has ordered a probe.
Nigerian security forces earlier Saturday said the reported blasts had been their own in a show of force to deter extremists. Governor Ibrahim Gaidam of Yobe State has been prevented from going to cast his vote by Boko Haram terrorists. Among the country's first voters, he said he was ready to congratulate himself in a race seen as too close to call. The attack forced residents to flee into the city.
A California couple who shackled some of their 13 children to beds and starved them have pleaded guilty to torture and other abuse. As US prosecutors brought charges of cruelty and torture against a California couple who had shackled and starved their children for years , they had two goals in mind: Punish the perpetrators and ensure they could never victimise those 13 children in any way again.
Following them in the joint list would be a pair of other former military chiefs, Gabi Ashkenazi and Moshe Yaalon. A combination of file photos shows Benny Gantz, a former Israeli armed forces chief and head of Israel Resilience party, at the party campaign launch in Tel Aviv, Israel, Jan 29, 2019 and Yair Lapid, head of Yesh Atid party, at the Ariel University Center in the Jewish settlement of Ariel in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, Oct 30, 2012.
The bench stated that the police officers who were appointed as nodal officers to deal with incidents of mob lynching will now be responsible to deal with cases of alleged assault on Kashmiris. A petition filed in the backdrop of attack on Kashmiris after the Pulwama Terror attack was filed in the Supreme Court. The plea sought a direction to the Centre and other authorities for prosecuting people engaging in hate speech and appointment of a nodal officer in every state and union ...
Ambassador Kelly Craft called China's detention of two Canadians "unacceptable" in her first public comments about the cases this week. Trump said December 7 that he would pick the former Fox News anchor and State Department spokeswoman for the United Nations job, but her nomination was never formalized.
Maduro, who has blocked the delivery of stockpiled humanitarian aid in a tense standoff with his rival Juan Guaido recognized as interim leader by more than 50 countries on Thursday ordered the border with Brazil "completely and absolutely" closed until further notice.
The Home Secretary revoked Ms Begum's British citizenship in a move only permissible under worldwide law if it does not leave the individual stateless. Although it's unclear if Begum has committed a crime, her comments throw into sharp relief larger questions about how Western societies will deal with others who joined IS, but want to return to their home countries now that the extremist group is on the verge of collapse.
On Friday, Lisa Borders informed members of TIME'S UP leadership that sexual assault allegations had been made against her son in a private forum. Borders, who formerly served as president of the WNBA, said in a statement shared to her Twitter Monday she was "proud" of her performance and expressed remorse of resigning.
Davao Archbishop Romulo Valles, president of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines, was among the 190 heads of bishops' conferences and other church officials invited to the summit . A report by a grand jury in Pennsylvania past year revealed that priests had sexually abused about 1,000 people over seven decades in that USA state alone.
India "had reservations over his coming to India from Pakistan", according to the country's top news agency PTI, quoting sources familiar with the matter. Manjul depicts Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Mohammed bin Salman's tight embrace that was marred by the presence of Pakistan PM Imran Khan (and Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar) on the back of the Saudi Crown Prince.
These forces have been unleashed by Brexit and the bitter divisions over how and whether to leave Europe behind. The three MPs said they will support the government on areas such as the economy, security and improvements to public services, but they felt "honour bound to put our constituents' and country's interests first" over Brexit.
The average Wallace's giant bee, which is said to get as large as a human adult's thumb, possesses a wingspan of more than two and a half inches, according to previous research compiled by the team. Members from an expedition conducted by the Galapagos National Park and the US -based Galapagos Conservancy found the tortoise in a patch of vegetation, and they suspect that the female is at least 100 years old.
Addressing the joint press conference earlier today, Saudi Crown Prince Salman said his country shares India's concerns over terror and is ready to cooperate with intelligence sharing. The two sides stressed on continuation of the India-Saudi Arabia Energy consultations. Last year, Saudi Arabia increased the Indian Haj quota by 5,000, enabling 1,75,025 Indians to undertake the pilgrimage last year.
When she came back from her chambers, Judge Jackson made a decision to enhance the gag order , prohibiting Stone from making any public statements about the case "period". "Thank you, but the apology rings quite hollow", the judge shot back before instituting the gag order. Roger Stone really stepped in it this time.
Maduro's government is suspicious of the USA stated plan to provide humanitarian assistance to Venezuelan opposition. The United States and scores of other countries have openly backed Guaido, who last month invoked constitutional provisions to assume the interim presidency after declaring Maduro's re-election a year ago illegitimate.
The US President Donald Trump criticized The New York Times calling the outlet " a true enemy of the people " right after the publication of an article detailing his alleged "two-year war on the investigations encircling him". Fox News senior judicial analyst Judge Andrew Napolitano said former acting Federal Bureau of Investigation director Andrew McCabe was right to recommend a special counsel to look into former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
Amid relentless sabre-rattling from Delhi in the aftermath of Pulwama suicide attack, Prime Minister Imran Khan has authorised the armed forces of Pakistan to respond "decisively and comprehensively" to any aggression or misadventure by India.
The bee was first discovered in 1858 by naturalist Alfred Russell Wallace, who developed the theory of evolution by natural selection at the same time as Charles Darwin. Others on the trip included Princeton University entomologist Eli Wyman; Simon Robson , a biology professor at the University of Sydney in Australia; and Glen Chilton, a professor at Saint Mary's University in Canada.
The California Democrat had been the biggest first-day fundraiser in the race so far. Sanders' campaign raised $ 1 million in 3 1/2 hours on Tuesday morning, according to a person familiar with the campaign, who wasn't authorized to publicly disclose the early numbers and spoke on condition of anonymity.
On a chair next to him, nine-year-old To Gia Huy emerges as a spitting image of a miniature Kim Jong Un. "I really like Donald Trump , so I want to have (his) hairstyle", he said. The administration has pointed to the release of hostages held in North Korea, although that took place before the summit, and the repatriation of a fraction of US remains from the Korean War.
Rallies against anti-Semitism attracted crowds of thousands in Paris and other French cities Tuesday following a series of aggressive acts with Jewish targets, including a cemetery where about 80 gravestones were spray-painted with swastikas overnight.
Vatican admits to having secret rules for priests who breach celibacy & father children The Vatican has admitted to having an internal set of guidelines which urge the clergy to "voluntarily" leave their service to the Catholic Church in case they ever father children in violation of their vows of celibacy.
Twice during her testimony Britt said Harris was the unwitting victim. Dowless' workers in rural Bladen County testified at a special state elections board hearing that they were directed to forge signatures, collect blank or incomplete ballots voters handed over, and even fill in votes for local candidates who hadn't earned them.
Police also found their travel documents in a silver rental auto parked nearby. One local claims to have seen towels and gear belonging to Mr Palmer and Mr Ferrieux on the sand late on Sunday afternoon, raising questions about when the pair arrived at the beach.
Hur noted a search of his computers found an email draft from two years ago in which he dreamed about "a way to kill nearly every last person on the earth". Coast Guard headquarters in Washington D.C., "has espoused extremist views for years". "I think a plague would be most successful but how do I acquire the needed/ Spanish flu, botulism, anthrax not sure yet but will find something", the court documents quoted Hasson as writing.
The prince, known as MBS, is in India along with leading Saudi businessmen and company representatives at the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi . Saudi Arabia wants to invest more, officials said. "We will catch up in case of any delay in setting up the mega refinery in India due to location shift", Nasser said on the side-lines of Saudi India Forum here.
Bacchu Mia, a police inspector at the Dhaka Medical College Hospital said at least 45 people were injured, including four who were in critical condition. However, the fire in Chawkbazar broke out before the decision could be implemented, Khokon said. About 200 firefighters had battled for more than five hours to contain the blaze in narrow lanes snaking between tightly-packed buildings in an area authorities say is home to more than 3 million people.