Among those killed were the mayor, his wife Susan and Ozamiz board member Octavio Parojinog. Espino added that the police in the region will not have second thoughts in arresting and going against government officials who are into the illegal drugs trade , especially that "we have the full support of President Rodrigo Duterte ".
The number of attackers, who are said to be armed, was reported as two but their mission remains unclear. The armed attackers are said to have forced their way into the home shortly before 1pm on Saturday. Police and officials from Ruto's office were not available for immediate comment. Ruto's running mate President Uhuru Kenyatta faces a tight re-election contest on August 8 against longtime opposition leader Raila Odinga.
On Friday, the Venezuelan government banned demonstrations ahead of this weekend's election. Violators will be "punished with imprisonment for 5 to 10 years", Reverol warned. The sanctions noose could get tighter if Maduro pushes ahead with a vote on Sunday that would likely redraft the Venezuelan constitution in his favor.
At the time, experts said that while the rocket itself was not able to fly far enough to be considered an intercontinental ballistic missile, it "could be Iran's road to an ICBM". The six Shahid Hemmat Industrial Group subsidiaries the ageny called "central" to the Iranian missile program, are responsible for a range of components to Iran's ballistic missile program, including the development of structural components, liquid-propellant, missile engines, guidance systems, research and ...
Mikhail Saakashvili left the governorship of Odessa last autumn and since that time he sided with the opposition and severely criticized President Piotr Poroshenko. "Practically they are forcing Saakashvili to take refuge in America and forget about Ukrainian politics", Leshchenko wrote. A June survey by Ukrainian group Rating gave the party only 2 percent support, while Poroshenko's bloc was on six percent.
The new legislation, passed by the U.S. House of Representatives on July 25, would impose mandatory penalties on people involved in Iran's ballistic missile program and anyone who does business with them. The Iranian parliament's national security and foreign affairs committee said it would hold an extraordinary session on Saturday to discuss its formal response.
Tillerson has reportedly had an icy relationship with Trump and the White House since he became secretary of state. . Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will be "taking a little time off" amid rumors of a rift with President Donald Trump and a staffing shortage at the State Department, as well as several crises overseas.
Swaraj said she told her Iraqi counterpart that she will not accept anything on the issue without "proof" and requested him to continue search for them. During his visit to India, Mr.al-Jafari said his country was not sure if the Indians (http://thehindu.com/news/national/iraq-not-sure-of-fate-of-39-indians/article19347089.ece) "are dead or alive".
The Vatican has shut off the water at its fountains, including in St. Peter's Square. . Around 100 fountains in total have been switched off, according to Reuters . In Rome, Mayor Virginia Raggi issued a ban on the use of domestic water for gardening, filling up swimming pools or washing cars or motorbikes, to be enforced with fines of up to 500 euros.
The authorities identified the suspect as Franz Wrousis, 51. Officers posted a CCTV image they said shows Wrousis on the morning of the attack, carrying a large black bag which they believe has the chainsaw inside. Police have distributed multiple photos of Wrousis, including one of him looking dishevelled in a forested area. Ruedi Karrer - the president of Uhwiesen, a town less than two miles from Schaffhausen - told 20 Minuten that Wrousis stayed in the nearby forest for about two ...
McVitie's Digestives dark chocolate biscuits: decreased from 332g to 300g, a 10% reduction. In 2012 an Andrex toilet roll that contained 240 sheets contained just 221 sheets in 2017, despite being sold for the same price. "Furthermore, others had been observing these shrinking pack sizes long before the European Union referendum, and several manufacturers have denied that this is a major factor".
Ambulatory health care services lost 1,000 jobs, the EDD reported. June's statewide unemployment rate now stands at 3.2%, which is up one-tenth from May. Gedney, however, questioned the construction employment estimates for June, saying he didn't think those moved lower. Over the past year, the largest increases were seen for specialty construction contractors, 4,100 jobs; local government education, 3,500; and ambulatory health care services, 2,500.
The funds being withheld is part of a Pentagon program called Coalition Support Fund, which aims to reimburse USA allies and partners for their counterterrorism operations, Xinhua news agency reported. The move comes amid the Trump administration's review of U.S. policies in Afghanistan . The meeting Thursday - Trump's second visit to the Pentagon as commander in chief - provided the president an overall view of global threats, USA military operations and other government functions ...
Safi further told The Associated Press that the dead were police officers who were operating with the army in the area. Confirming the Friday airstrike on Afghan national security forces, the Pentagon described the attack as a friendly-fire incident and issued a statement of condolences for the victims.
Between May 14 and May 23, 2014, top U.S. -based ExxonMobil executives signed eight documents with Igor Sechin , the head of state-run Rosneft, the U.S. Foreign Policy magazine reported "Sechin's personal assets will be frozen, but Treasury officials said the designation wouldn't impact US companies' ability to do business with Rosneft because Sechin does not control the firm".
Just before the CED, there were reports that the USA could further block imports of Chinese steel and aluminum due to China's act of "dumping". Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said he hopes China will lift foreign ownership restrictions in its financial services sector to allow more United States participation, and remove barriers to trade in its information and communication technology sector, Reuters reports.
California's signature initiative to fight global warming will get another decade of life after lawmakers from both parties joined Gov. In an unprecedented move at the Senate hearing on the measures last week Brown testified and then remained with the legislative leaders on a panel during the entire hearing, answering questions and offering encouragement to naysayers during the afternoon-long session in Sacramento.
Mexico and Canada have both said they would push their own agendas at the talks. However, Kind says the system should be "fair and balanced" and he does not believe that is now the case. In his introduction, Lighthizer reiterated President Trump's promise to renegotiate NAFTA or to revoke the agreement. Achieving Trump's campaign-promised NAFTA deficit-lowering and USA job creation goals will require changes to NAFTA that GOP congressional leaders and the corporate lobby oppose and about ...