The letter, dated Friday and signed with ETA's seal, is the group's first public communique in more than five years, since it gave up the violence it waged to achieve an independent Basque state in southern France and northern Spain . The governing conservative People's Party staged a "counter-event" late Friday in the Basque city of Vitoria in which there was a ceremony for "the protagonists of ETA's defeat".
Tillerson is in Moscow to meet with Russian officials about the Syria civil war. Several analysts said Assad has humiliated Putin by using chemical weapons despite Russia's guarantee that Syria's stockpiles would be whisked away. Foreign ministers from the Group of Seven industrialized nations are gathering in Lucca for a meeting give. In a round of television interviews that aired Sunday, though, Tillerson said the top US priority in the region remains the defeat of Islamic State militants.
Trump accepted the invitation. During their talks over the two days, Xi and Trump exchanged views on key areas of bilateral cooperation as well as global and regional issues of common concern, it said. He argued that an Authorization for Use of Military Force (AUMF) approved by Congress in the days after the September 11, 2001 attacks, and another in 2002 that authorized the Iraq War, justified recent military action in the region.
In the wake of the B.C. Liberals' platform announcement on Monday, John Horgan and the B.C. NDP are staying tight-lipped on what voters can expect from them if they're elected in May. The Port Mann Bridge toll is now $3.15 each way. As Langley City mayor Ted Schaffer pointed out, it's all very well to chop tolls, but the money to pay for building those bridges will still have to come from somewhere.
Earlier in the day, Gorsuch took a separate oath at the Supreme Court itself - a private affair attended only by his family and his new colleagues on the bench. Another asks whether businesses may refuse to provide wedding services to same-sex couples. If at least four justices agree, a case can be accepted and added, at this point in the year, to the court's oral argument docket for the term that starts next October.
Andros Townsend put Palace ahead in the first half and Yohan Cabaye doubled the hosts' lead after the break. Aaaarsene Wenger, we want you to stay. Needing a victory at Selhurst Park to keep their top-four hopes alive, the Gunners produced a bad performance, being well beaten 3-0.
Cook County Judge Raymond Myles, 66, died after sustaining multiple gunshot wounds from a still-at-large suspect just before 5 a.m., Chicago police said in a press conference Monday. During Myles' career in the courtroom, he was said to have been involved in many high profile cases. He 'gave the accused hope , ' DeLoach said.
However, the Trump administration has been more aggressive toward Kim Jong-un's empire of North Korean. Beijing may have sanctioned South Korean businesses and curbed the flow of Chinese tourists to South Korea because of Seoul's decision to deploy the missile defense system to deter against North Korea threats.
In addition to the slain youth, dozens of people were injured Thursday, including at least 19 who required medical attention, mostly for breathing problems after inhaling tear gas. Image credit: EFE/ Cristian Hernández. The appointments were carried after the opposition majority won the National Assembly in 2015, and ever since their appointment the judges have been passing laws to reduce the Assembly's power and to block their legislations.
Mr Brokenshire said the intensity of negotiations needed to increase in the days and weeks ahead after a statutory deadline to form a new Stormont executive passed on Monday without agreement. "I have spoken to the prime minister this afternoon and this remains the United Kingdom government's continuing priority". After the elections in early March, the DUP remained the largest party in the 90-member Northern Ireland Assembly, with 28 seats, but Sinn Fein gained ground to move to within ...
Expressing his happiness over India's latest step-up in global football, Sunil said, "While we should celebrate every success, big or small, we also need to realize that the real test begins now". They are completely embarrassing the CONMEBOL region in World Cup qualifying by routing their competition on the way to becoming the first country to qualify for the 2018 World Cup last month.
The hashtag #, which translates to "all men hand in hand", was trending in the Netherlands as Twitter users voiced their support for the protest, and male citizens - both public and private, gay and straight - shared photos of themselves holding hands.
In Jordan, May is expected to announce that British military trainers will be sent to help the country's air force fight the Islamic State group. Last month, May triggered Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty, formally starting a two-year process of negotiations that will lead Britain to leave the European Union after 44 years.
The European Union has already pledged 1.2 billion euros for 2017. Ahmed bin Mohammed Al-Muraikhi, the U.N. Secretary General's Humanitarian envoy, told the Doha meeting that Syria faces a huge humanitarian crisis which requires up to $8 billion in aid for the current year.
The victims were stripped down to their underwear. Warplanes continued to pound the town after the attack, including near a medical point where victims were being treated, the Observatory said. Most of the town's streets had become empty, a witness said. Russian planes did not carry out air strikes in the Syrian province of Idlib, RIA news agency quoted Russia's Defence Ministry as saying on Tuesday.
The comments, in an interview published on Sunday by the Financial Times , appeared created to pressure Chinese President Xi Jinping ahead of his visit to Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida this week. leader emphasized his administration's commitment to "deter and defend against North Korea's ballistic missiles using the full range of United States military capabilities".
Pakistan beat the West Indies in the first T20I by 6 wickets, whereas in the second T20I, they beat the hosts once again by a slender margin of 3 runs. He made 48 off 37 balls, including two sixes. Ahmed Shehzad (53 off 45 balls) hit fifty, and though he was one of two late wickets to fall, the tourists cruised to a series-clinching victory with 10 balls to spare.
The "off liquor limit" will be reduced to 220 metres of the highways in case of municipal areas with less than 20,000 population. As per the top court's order, licences of existing liquor shops on national and state highways will not be renewed after 31 March.
However, Jan Van Aken, foreign policy spokesperson for the Left Party told Die Welt that the German government has no intention of withdrawing troops and fighter jets from the İncirlik Air Base, without holding a meeting with the authorities in the aforementioned countries.
One of Park's lawyers said she would cooperate with prosecutors, who have not said how long they think their investigation would last. According to the prosecution, Park was asked to show up for questioning at 9:30 a.m.at the Seoul Central District Prosecutors' Office in Seocho-dong, southern Seoul .