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People Kremlin says Syria army getting ready to 'solve' Idlib 'terrorism' problem
Author: 0 Kremlin says Syria army getting ready to 'solve' Idlib 'terrorism' problem

Don't let that happen!" However, the strongest set of fighters is led by an al Qaeda-linked group, which controls most of an area that is home to more than three million people. "Russia seeks to ensure not just the regime's military victory in Syria but its full political restoration through global re-legitimation at war's end".

People GMB union says British public deserves a vote on final Brexit deal
Author: 0 GMB union says British public deserves a vote on final Brexit deal

It would be "impossible for the United Kingdom to be more competitive, to innovate, to deviate, to initiate, and we are ruling out major free trade deals". He added: "We're confident our proposals respect the key and core European Union principles, but also resolve all of the issues we need to see resolved around frictionless trade at the border and, critically, in terms of our future relationship, avoiding any need to recourse to the Irish backstop".

People Afghan Taliban announces death of Haqqani network leader
Author: 0 Afghan Taliban announces death of Haqqani network leader

The group was blamed for the horrific truck bomb in the capital, Kabul, in May 2017 that killed around 150 people, although Sirajuddin later denied involvement. After taking power in September 1996, the Taliban embraced Haqqani for his military skills, according to a declassified 1998 cable from the U.S. Embassy.

People Republicans hit Trump for criticizing Justice Department
Author: 0 Republicans hit Trump for criticizing Justice Department

AshLee Strong says Ryan is taking seriously the charges lodged against New York Rep. Chris Collins and California Rep. Duncan Hunter . Hunter and his wife, Margaret, illegally used campaign funds to pay personal bills big and small, from luxury vacations to kids' school lunches and even a plane ticket for their pet rabbit, according to a stinging 47-page indictment.

People Typhoon Jebi Makes Landfall In Japan, 500 Flights Cancelled
Author: 0 Typhoon Jebi Makes Landfall In Japan, 500 Flights Cancelled

The typhoon is projected to make landfall in western Japan on Tuesday, according to the agency. The huge typhoon has been declared to be the most powerful storm for 25 years to hit Japan. Toyota Motor Corp. said it will suspend its nighttime operations at 14 plants across the nation, including in Aichi, Fukuoka and Miyagi prefectures.

People Bob Woodward's book describes a dysfunctional Trump White House
Author: 0 Bob Woodward's book describes a dysfunctional Trump White House

Mr Cohn, who tried to rein in Mr Trump's protectionist impulses, also planned to remove a similar memo that would have withdrawn the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement with Mexico and Canada, Mr Woodward wrote. "I'm not going to sit there and let him look like an idiot", Dowd told Mueller . For example, according to the reports, former White House economic adviser Gary Cohn stole a letter off Trump's desk to keep him from formally withdrawing from the USA trade deal ...

People Bridge Collapses In South Kolkata, Many Feared Trapped
Author: 0 Bridge Collapses In South Kolkata, Many Feared Trapped

Several cars and trucks are also trapped under the collapsed portion of the bridge . "A detailed investigation will be done but right now our main focus is rescue and relief operations". He said, "We have called in the cranes, let them pull up the debris, however, as per information, no one else is trapped under the debris". "The bridge deserved better maintenance", said Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi.

People Typhoon Jebi: WARNING of high waves, FLOODS and LANDSLIDES in Japan
Author: 0 Typhoon Jebi: WARNING of high waves, FLOODS and LANDSLIDES in Japan

Now churning over Pacific waters east of Okinawa island on the country's southwestern tip, Jebi was expected to sweep above a region surrounding the commercial hubs of Osaka and Kyoto before heading out to the Sea of Japan. Around 87mm of rain drenched some areas in an hour on Tuesday morning, with as much as 500mm set to fall in the 24 hours to Wednesday morning. The storm has paralysed Japan's second-largest population centre, with flights and trains cancelled across the region and ...

People Trump blasts Jeff Sessions and compares him to 'Lyin’ James Comey'
Author: 0 Trump blasts Jeff Sessions and compares him to 'Lyin’ James Comey'

US President Donald Trump launched a fresh attack on Monday (Sep 3) on Attorney General Jeff Sessions , saying his party could lose two "easy" races in November after the Justice Department filed charges against Republican congressmen. Collins' indictment on insider trading charges also stemmed from a call he made to his son in June 2017 - during a congressional picnic at the White House, five months after the president took office.

People Cops identify mom who brought baby on high-speed chase
Author: 0 Cops identify mom who brought baby on high-speed chase

Caitlyn Rodriguez reportedly sped away from police when they stopped her Mercedes-Benz SUV and discovered she was wanted. The Texas Department of Public Safety released the video Friday. The baby she was carrying was also pulled out of the auto and carried away. She approached a white SUV and attempted to carjack the vehicle, but a DPS trooper arrived on scene and pulled her from the vehicle.

People Aussie Instagram influencer Sinead McNamara dies in Greece
Author: 0 Aussie Instagram influencer Sinead McNamara dies in Greece

An Australian Instagram influencer has died in Greece while on a dream holiday. The 300-foot yacht is owned by Mexican mining magnate Alberto Bailleres , who is worth an estimated $6.9 billion. The yacht is to remain at the port of Argostoli as investigations continue. It is not yet clear if she had been working aboard the superyacht or travelling as a guest.

People Saudi-led coalition admits errors in Yemen airstrike
Author: 0 Saudi-led coalition admits errors in Yemen airstrike

An air raid on August 9 at a market in Saada province killed 51 people, including 40 children in a bus. Yemen's civil war has pitted the Saudi-led coalition, which supports Yemen's government, against Houthi rebels backed by Saudi Arabia's regional rival Iran.

People Israel readies for upcoming visit of Philippines president
Author: 0 Israel readies for upcoming visit of Philippines president

Local media here reported that Duterte brought with him 400 delgates, including military and police officials. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and his daughter Sara visit the Hall of Names at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial in Jerusalem , Monday, Sept 3, 2018.

People Klobuchar says Kavanaugh’s confirmation is not normal
Author: 0 Klobuchar says Kavanaugh’s confirmation is not normal

The disclosure comes days before Kavanaugh's confirmation hearings, which are slated to begin Tuesday, and intensifies a battle between Grassley, who says he has produced a record number of documents, and Senate democrats who question the review being led by lawyers for the Trump administration and Bush.

People Four missing, 'presumed submerged' in horror holiday boat crash
Author: 0 Four missing, 'presumed submerged' in horror holiday boat crash

The smash happened in Moabi Regional Park, a popular water recreation area situated about 290 miles east of Los Angeles. A horrific head-on collision between two boats on a popular U.S. The San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, Arizona DPS Air Rescue and Care Flight all deployed helicopters shortly after the initial call but were unable to locate any of the missing people, according to the Mohave County Sheriff's Department statement.

People Germany: Eight injured in blaze at refinery; hundreds evacuated
Author: 0 Germany: Eight injured in blaze at refinery; hundreds evacuated

The explosion took place early Saturday morning. Almost 600 firefighters, police and rescue workers were mobilised and were able to extinguish large parts of the fire by mid-afternoon, police said. With fire fighting about 200 firefighters. For residents of Foburg there is no danger, said the police. About 1,800 people were evacuated from parts of Vohburg and from Irsching, just to the west, and are being sheltered in a local gym, police said.

People Reuters duo not expected to serve full seven years in jail
Author: 0 Reuters duo not expected to serve full seven years in jail

More than 700,000 stateless Rohingya Muslims fled across western Myanmar's border with Bangladesh, according to United Nations' agencies. In the months prior to their arrest, they were investigating a massacre of 10 Rohingya by Myanmar security forces in northern Rakhine State.

People Father, 3 kids die in Apostle Islands capsizing
Author: 0 Father, 3 kids die in Apostle Islands capsizing

The mother indicated that the family's kayak had capsized between Stockton and Michigan Islands. The Ashland County Sheriff's Office says the children's mother, Cari A. "She was holding what was possibly a cell phone light", Haraf said. The two girls and one boy ranged in age from 3 to 9, The Ashland Daily Press reported.

People Trump says
Author: 0 Trump says "no political necessity" to keep Canada in new NAFTA deal

With a pledge to resume talks next week, Freeland spoke of progress, of optimism and of her determination to get a deal that's good for Canadians - a remarkable show of restraint on a day that began with another blast of now-familiar Trump bombast that landed like an anvil on the negotiating table.

People Turkey Calls U.S. 'Wild Wolves', Vows to Abandon Dollar in Trade
Author: 0 Turkey Calls U.S. 'Wild Wolves', Vows to Abandon Dollar in Trade

He asserted that United States sanctions showed Washington was acting like "wild wolves". He added that negotiations were underway between Turkey and Russian Federation over using national currencies instead of the U.S. Washington has pleaded with Ankara that he is innocent, but this had fallen on deaf ears with officials in Turkey. On August 25, the Turkish president called on his nation to demonstrate "commitment and determination" as firm guarantees needed to combat "attacks" on ...

People Amber Alert issued for boys, father after Phoenix killings
Author: 0 Amber Alert issued for boys, father after Phoenix killings

Armando Carbajal indicated that so far there isn't a firm location on Coronado's whereabouts, but its possible he may have fled to Mexico with the children. According to police, a family friend said Coronado and Nunez were married and and had been together for around nine years. Police say a relative of one victim called police early Sep.

Author: 0 NAFTA talks turn tense on day of deadline

President Trump's threats to cut Canada out of a new NAFTA is not getting much support at home. The report said Mr. Trump had told Bloomberg in remarks that were not to be reported that he is not making compromises in trade negotiations with Canada.

People China's President Xi pledges another $60 billion for Africa
Author: 0 China's President Xi pledges another $60 billion for Africa

The world's second-biggest economy will be hosting the China-Africa summit starting on Monday and South Africa will co-chair that meeting. In addition, ministers reviewed and adopted the Beijing Declaration themed "China and Africa: Toward an even stronger community with a shared future".

Author: 0 Libyan government announces a state of emergency in Tripoli

The casualties of the clashes so far reached 41 deaths and 123 injuries, according to the Ministry of Health. Some 400 prisoners have escaped from a facility near the Libyan capital Tripoli amid deadly violence between militia groups in the city, police say.

People Ugandan pop star politician Bobi Wine arrives in USA after alleged torture
Author: 0 Ugandan pop star politician Bobi Wine arrives in USA after alleged torture

He posted a video of the lawmaker sat in a wheelchair and holding crutches being wheeled through what appeared to be the airport. Kyagulanyi's attempt to leave Uganda the previous day was blocked by officials. ODM said the rights, dignity and freedom of the politicians should be respected by Museveni's regime. Released on bail on Monday , Kyagulanyi was seized again by police on Thursday evening at Entebbe airport, outside the capital Kampala , his lawyers said.

People Deputy involved in shooting at Ice Cube concert, authorities say
Author: 0 Deputy involved in shooting at Ice Cube concert, authorities say

Large number of spectators attended the race over the holiday weekend for an event held by United States rapper Ice Cube . Witnesses said the man had fired three shots and that sheriff's deputies had tried to stop him with a Taser before opening fire, CNN affiliate CBS 8 reported .

People Myanmar judge jails Reuters reporters for seven years in landmark secrets case
Author: 0 Myanmar judge jails Reuters reporters for seven years in landmark secrets case

They were charged with a violation of the Officials Secrets Act, a colonial-era law that press watchdogs say has been used to muzzle independent reporting, and carries a maximum of 14 years in jail. Ten Rohingya Muslim men with their hands bound kneel as members of the Myanmar security forces stand guard in Inn Din village September 2, 2017. "It's deeply troubling for everybody who has struggled so hard here for media freedom", he said, adding that the verdict raises questions over the ...

People Huge blaze at historic museum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Author: 0 Huge blaze at historic museum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Firefighters have been on the scene for hours trying to extinguish the flames before they reach an area of the museum that contains flammable chemicals. "We never got anything from the federal government", official, Luiz Duarte said. The museum (historic building, old royal palace) was managed by the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro .

People United Kingdom ex-chief rabbi warns of Jewish exodus over anti-Semitism
Author: 0 United Kingdom ex-chief rabbi warns of Jewish exodus over anti-Semitism

Corbyn and the UK Labour Party have been caught up in a maelstrom of antisemitism accusations, following its refusal to adopt in full the internationally accepted definition of antisemitism of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance, along with several revelations of comments and actions made by Corbyn himself.

People Nation comes to terms with UN report
Author: 0 Nation comes to terms with UN report

Attacks by Rohingya militants calling themselves the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army preceded the military's crackdown in August 2017 in Rakhine state , in which the United Nations investigators say 10,000 people may have been killed. The report recognises what happened in Rakhine State as genocide. They joined almost 200,000 Rohingya who had been already been living in camps there for years.

People Woman smashes windows, runs over bus driver in DC road rage incident
Author: 0 Woman smashes windows, runs over bus driver in DC road rage incident

Then she gets out of her Audi and approaches the bus driver as some bystanders try to get her to stop. It begins with the enraged woman cracking the windows and side view mirror of the larger vehicle on the driver's side, before placing what appeared to be the auto jack she used to break the glass back into her trunk.