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by | December 13, 2018 | 21:59

A photo posted to Twitter shows people locked down inside the European Parliament building, which is located in Strasbourg , after the attack. French police have identified the suspect in the Christmas market shooting in Strasbourg as Cherif Chekatt, 29, a French citizen of Moroccan origin.

by | December 13, 2018 | 20:22

In Canadian court papers made public on Friday, an investigation by US authorities found Huawei operated Skycom as an "unofficial subsidiary" to conduct business in Iran. Meng, 46, faces USA accusations that she misled multinational banks about Huawei's control of a company operating in Iran. In 2007, a management company controlled by Huawei's parent company held all of Skycom's shares.

by | December 13, 2018 | 19:43

United States officials believe that Khashoggi's murder was ordered by the Saudi crown prince. The House would have to pass the resolution by years' end and President Trump would have to sign it - two steps that likely will not happen. The incident has driven a wedge between key Republican lawmakers and the president, who has insisted that Washington must temper its response to the murder due to USA reliance on Saudi oil.

by | December 11, 2018 | 02:29

May said that other European Union leaders were open to a discussion about the backstop, though Germany's foreign minister said he could not see what could be changed in the 585-page deal. The Labour Party has said previously that it may call for a no-confidence motion in the government. Bloomberg first reported on Monday morning that May had chose to delay the vote, as she held an emergency conference call with cabinet ministers.

by | December 11, 2018 | 01:20

Presidential Election . Those charges had a negligible impact on the jail time Cohen faces, which is driven by the more serious offenses of tax and financial institution fraud, involving millions of dollars. On Friday, the US attorney's office for the Southern District filed a sentencing memo recommending Cohen receive a 42-month prison sentence after he pleaded guilty to multiple counts of business and tax fraud, making false statements to Congress and violating campaign finance law.

by | December 09, 2018 | 14:45

A Guatemalan living in the US illegally who says she faced abusive working conditions as a maid at Donald Trump's New Jersey golf club doesn't regret speaking out, even though she might lose her job and be deported. Lemon called Trump a hypocrite, considering the president has railed against undocumented immigrants relentlessly and vigorously during his ascent to-and tenure in-the White House.

by | December 09, 2018 | 14:43

Republican Mark Harris leads Democrat Dan McCready by about 900 votes, but results are not certified. They point to unusual outcomes in the mail-in ballot totals in previous elections that appeared to benefit Democrats or Republicans, depending on the race and the year.

by | December 09, 2018 | 14:11

Armoured vehicles rolled through central Paris on Saturday as riot police clashed with "yellow vest" demonstrators, who set fire to barricades and hurled rocks in the latest demonstrations against President Emmanuel Macron . They will close many museums and the Eiffel Tower , they've asked shops on the Champs Elysees avenue to shutter up, and postponed Saturday's soccer match between Paris Saint-Germain and Montpellier.

by | December 09, 2018 | 12:41

Also on Thursday, a senior Israeli official on condition of anonymity told local media that the Israeli army might extend the operation and take actions inside Lebanon. Netanyahu said the tunnels were big enough to be used by motorcycles, small vehicles and groups of people. The UN mission, known as UNIFIL, said its regular weekly meeting with the Lebanese and Israeli armies discussed Israel's "activities" searching for suspected tunnels.

by | December 09, 2018 | 11:54

Still, both are said to be ready for Kelly to move on. At one point, Trump announced that Kelly would stay in his post through 2020, but that didn't end the speculation. The retired marine general was hired in July a year ago to impose order on an often chaotic White House, moving over from his position as secretary of homeland security.

by | December 09, 2018 | 11:45

Detective Inspector Scott Beard said Sunday afternoon that a body believed to be that of Millane had been found, but was yet to be formally identified, Radio New Zealand reported . "The focus now is to piece together exactly what happened to a young girl who came to New Zealand on her OE", he said. On Saturday the police said that she was murdered and that they were questioning a man about the case.

by | December 09, 2018 | 09:24

Prime Minister Khan said his government was keen to bring the perpetrators of the 2008 Mumbai attack to book, asserting that it was in the interest of Pakistan. "We hope Pakistan will fulfill all its announcements in regards to the Kartarpur Sahib Corridor". Nevertheless, he did not discount the possibility that Afghan Taliban jihadis are freely moving across the Afghanistan-Pakistan border.

by | December 07, 2018 | 11:39

Once across, entire families raised their hands before border patrol agents who arrived swiftly in white trucks. "At least one of the children suffered an injury from the drop". Some migrants have said they hope to enter the United States legally on the basis of approved asylum claims, but others have said they intend to get across by any means necessary.

by | December 07, 2018 | 11:20

The president has said he is not certain that MBS killed Khashoggi , and his secretaries of Defense and State told reporters last week that there is no definitive proof the Saudi crown prince is to blame. A team of 15 Saudi agents, allegedly sent by Qahtani, assassinated Khashoggi at the Saudi consulate in Istanbul. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., and Todd Young , R-Ind., that would suspend weapons sales to Saudi Arabia and impose sanctions on people blocking humanitarian access in Yemen, among ...

by | December 07, 2018 | 11:15

An official told TV that "the terrorist who carried out the attack was killed". Iranian authorities said Rigi who headed the militant group Jundollah was captured on a flight from Dubai to Kyrgyzstan. Chabahar is also the site of a port complex, which is being developed in cooperation with India as part of a new transportation corridor for landlocked Afghanistan.

by | December 07, 2018 | 10:20

Nauert's nomination had been rumoured for weeks, and she had started handing over some of her responsibilities as spokeswoman to her deputy, Robert Palladino. Ms Nauert worked for Fox News from 1998 to 2005 and, after two years away during which she worked for ABC, she returned to Fox in 2007, later becoming a presenter for Fox & Friends.

by | December 06, 2018 | 08:47

Meanwhile, the Japanese Foreign Ministry has expressed its regret over the crash of two U.S. military aircraft off the coast of the Japanese Kochi prefecture and asked the USA authorities to provide Tokyo with details on the mishap, local media reported on Thursday.

by | December 06, 2018 | 08:48

All of those bills had been considered for the extraordinary session. Republicans planned to vote Tuesday on legislation that would limit Evers' powers as well as restrict incoming Democratic Attorney General Josh Kaul. Walker has not explicitly endorsed the bills, but indicated to reporters he'd support it. "This legislation will work to nullify a lot of what this last election was about", Evers said Sunday.

by | December 06, 2018 | 06:56

Over the past five years, the United States has raised its concerns over the SSC-8 at least 30 times with Russian Federation "to the highest levels of leadership", Pompeo said, only to be met with denials, obfuscation and spurious counter-claims.

by | December 06, 2018 | 05:38

The United Nations human rights chief on Wednesday called for an global investigation. After being briefed by CIA Director Gina Haspel on Tuesday, members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee appeared to quell all doubts about who ordered the killing of USA -based journalist Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul on October 2.