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23 February 2018


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Between Feb. 16 and Feb. 22, Coalition military forces conducted 41 strikes consisting of 76 engagements against ISIS/Daesh militants in Syria and Iraq
A hail of gunfire lit up a block in northeast Reading over the weekend, with one house sustaining the brunt of the bullets, city police said Thursday. Officers recovered more than 60 bullet cartridges in the 1100 block of Marion Street after responding about 4 a.m. Saturday for a report of gunfire.
A man is dead and another is in the hospital recovering from a gunshot wound after they were shot after leaving an east Houston sports bar overnight. According to the Houston Police Department, it happened at 2 a.m. early Friday as the men were driving along the feeder road after they left the Chulas Sports Bar, located in the 11000 block of the East Freeway.12 minute ago
A man is dead and another is in the hospital recovering from a gunshot wound after they were shot after leaving an east Houston sports bar overnight. According to the Houston Police Department, it happened at 2 a.m. early Friday as the men were driving along the feeder road after they left the Chulas Sports Bar, located in the 11000 block of the East Freeway.
Olive Branch forces have a close view on town of Rajo (NW. Afrin).
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At dinner with @moonriver365 in ROK, @IvankaTrump says she's there to "reaffirm our commitment to our maximum pressure campaign to ensure that the Korean Peninsula is denuclearized"
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Six Taliban fighters have been killed and seven others wounded in an air raid in the capital of northern Sar-i-Pul province
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A finance official at the police headquarters in southern Ghazni province was gunned down in the provincial capital
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Ivanka Trump says is in Seoul to reaffirm commitment to maximum pressure on North Korea
Fire broke out in a plastic factory in Kanpur's Panki Side No 3. 6 fire tenders present at the spot. Fire fighting operations underway
Top EU diplomat says donors pledge 414 million euros ($510 million) for Africa's Sahel region
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Koreas president Moon says North Korean participation in Olympics helping ease tension
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Coalition defenses intercept two ballistic missiles fired by the Houthis on Marib
Himachal Pradesh: 11 houses gutted in fire in Kullu's Dageni Village. No loss of life reported yet. Fire extinguishing operations underway
Al-Jubair: We call on Qatar to stop supporting terrorism and interfering in the affairs of neighboring countries
Clashes broke out between youth and troops at the northern entrance of Al-Bireh.
First Vice-President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans says EU legislation on single-use plastics is "coming before the summer" after Environment Secretary Michael Gove suggested plastic straws could be banned in the UK
Fire crews are on the scene of a house fire on Goldenrod Street near Siesta Drive and U.S. 41, in Sarasota. According to the Sarasota Police Department, just after 5 a.m., an officer was on patrol in the are of Siesta Drive when he smelled smoke and located a fire on Goldenrod Street.45 minute ago
Fire crews are on the scene of a house fire on Goldenrod Street near Siesta Drive and U.S. 41, in Sarasota. According to the Sarasota Police Department, just after 5 a.m., an officer was on patrol in the are of Siesta Drive when he smelled smoke and located a fire on Goldenrod Street.
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UK violates women's rights by unduly restricting access to abortion in Northern Ireland - U.N. committee
Chinese president Xi confidant emerges as front runner to head China's central bank - sources
Saudi FM: Iran is the sole and biggest threat in the region and possibly the world
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Putin thanked everyone who participated in the operation in Syria
[email protected]: MS-13 gang members are being removed by our Great ICE and Border Patrol Agents by the thousands, but these killers come back in from El Salvador, and through Mexico, like water. El Salvador just takes our money, and Mexico must help MORE with this problem. We need The Wall!
Al-Jubair: We opened the delivery lines to Yemen to reduce the humanitarian tragedy
Basis of Theresa May's speech on the future relationship with the EU has been agreed and will take place next Friday - PM spokesman1 hour ago
Basis of Theresa May's speech on the future relationship with the EU has been agreed and will take place next Friday - PM spokesman
Greater Idlib: "Repel the Invaders" Operation Room joined Southern Rebels announcing start of bombardment campaign of government positions in support of E. Ghouta.
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Turkish foreign minister says Russia and Iran should stop violations carried out by Syrian government in Eastern Ghouta
Maharashtra: An empty coach (AC 3 Tier) of a train in Pune yard caught fire at about 2:30 pm, fire later brought under control by fire brigade. No casualties reported, the cause of fire yet to be ascertained
Three people, including 2 police officers, were hurt in a crash at 27th Avenue and Camelback Road Thursday. According to police, a police car was going southbound, likely going through lights with its hazards, when it hit another car.
Protesters burn the "Duterterorista" effigy in Manila
Police confirm death of two people in Thursday violence in central Harare sparked by an operation to clear commuter omnibuses and vendors. The two were shot by police defending themselves from an angry mob. Police Commissioner General Godwin Matanga says investigations underway
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Russian reporters complain of being sexually harassed by a prominent MP. Parliament moves to have them kicked out
A man and woman were arrested on suspicion of felony grand theft after allegedly stealing a bag containing a computer and other tech devices at Chukchansi Casino. At around 1 p.m., Madera County Sheriff’s Office received reports of a theft at the casino, said public information officer Kayla Serratto in a news release from the sheriff’s office.
South African army general sentenced to death in South Sudan court
Authorities say a woman was hospitalized after crashing her car in to a Treasure Coast home
The man charged in a fatal high speed crash in west suburban Wheaton has been found dead in his home in Warrenville
Militant students converge on Mendiola for WalkoutPH protest
President Aoun says Israeli threats won't impact oil exploration: local daily
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A Hawaii island police officer is being treated for non-life-threatening injuries after he was shot Wednesday night by a suspect while responding to an assault in lower Puna. At 10:22 p.m, police responded to the report of an assault on Oio Street in Hawaiian Beaches.
A man was shot early Friday in downtown Allentown and was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening wounds, police said. The shooting in the 300 block of Hamilton Street was reported at 2:11 a.m., said Captain James Keiser.
Chhattisgarh: District Police and CRPF recovered large cache of arms and ammunition in a joint search operation conducted in Dhamtari; 4 naxal uniform, medical kits and blankets also seized
A 17-year-old boy was found shot to death Thursday night after a burglary was reported in a gated community in east Orange County, deputies said. fatal shooting was reported around 9 p.m. in the 1500 block of Echo Lake Court in Avalon Park. The Orange County Sheriff's Office said deputies were called to the Avalon Lakes subdivision after reports of a burglary and gunfire.
Man shot in leg outside Denny's off 35 and Rittiman. Police looking for at least 2 suspects
President Duterte will be in his hometown city of Davao on Sunday as the country commemorates the 32nd People Power Revolution, says @attyharryroque
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Gove says May's Brexit meeting 'agreed on the way forward'
ATO spox: Russia-backed militants committed a total of 19 ceasefire violations in eastern Ukraine yesterday. Unfortunately, one Ukrainian serviceman was killed and one more wounded in action.
ATO spox: Donetsk sector - militants shelled Novotroitske and Pisky with 82mm and 120mm mortars.
ATO spox: Luhansk sector - Russian proxies violated the ceasefire 17 times, used 82mm mortars near Katerynivka, Krymske, Luhanske, Troitske, 120mm ones near Luhanske Troitske, and small arms in five other localities as well as in all the above.
The village of Meske, located near Racu, was captured from YPG - statement
A Walmart employee called Tarpon Springs, Florida police on Thursday to report a strong odor coming from a van parked in the store's parking lot. The employee told police the older model van had insect activity on the interior of the van's windows and there was a strong smell coming from the van.
The Trump administration has hailed India’s role in Afghanistan’s development and pledging additional uplift assistance to in the impoverished country
Chhattisgarh: Youth Congress workers staged a protest in Raipur against PNB Fraud Case
Syria FSA/TSK seized Muskan village at main road between Rajo and Afrin
Eastern Damascus: last night and for first time since massive SyAF/RuAF bombardment started on E. Ghouta, incendiary ordnance was also dropped over Hamouriyah,
Eastern Damascus: remains of a Tochka missile fired by government on town of Duma.
This morning outside Stoneman Douglas where teachers will be allowed to return for the first time since shooting
Philippine police say 10 killed in bloody night of drug busts
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Russian bobsledder Nadezhda Sergeeva tests positive for banned heart drug - Russian Bobsleigh Federation
De Mistura: The truce should be followed by immediate entry into humanitarian aid and facilitation of the evacuation of sick and injured people outside the Ghouta
Ghani attends inaugural ceremony for TAPI project in Serhetabat2 hour ago
Ghani attends inaugural ceremony for TAPI project in Serhetabat
Several residents have reported they’re being scammed, according to the Sebastian County Sheriff’s Office. The residents told authorities that a man claiming to be Sgt. Mike Hardin with the sheriff’s office is calling and falsely informing them they have warrants out for their arrest because of failing to appear for jury duty, according to the sheriff’s office.
6 young students were arrested for allegedly raping an 18-year-old woman inside a boarding house in Barangay Looc, Mandaue City on Friday dawn
FEB 23: US Navy P-8A 169003 LA231 departed Lajes at 0929z - 7 Hour Atlantic mission
US Navy EP-3E 157326 FARMR26 departed Souda Bay at 0606z - Black Sea mission
Russian bobsleigher Nadezhda Sergeyeva has failed a doping test at #Pyeongchang2018, the head of Russia's bobsleigh and skeleton federation, Alexander Zubkov, has told the Sport Express newspaper. OAR
Police say a man was shot while driving this car after getting into a fist fight with another man at the Whiskey Mistress club. Officers say the victim pulled to the Hampton Inn on Piedmont Rd
Rotomac Pens owner Vikram Kothari and son Rahul Kothari sent to the one day transit remand by Delhi's Patiala House Court, to be produced before concerned court in Lucknow, tomorrow
Two men arrested after several bullets were fired at the Tokyo headquarters of a group linked to North Korea, a police spokesman and media say
Left Front at 23 February march in Moscow2 hour ago
"Left Front" at 23 February march in Moscow
Afrin: Turkish Army and FSA Captured Maskanli village from YPG, Rajo.
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Investigators believe everyone on board a small plane died after it crashed in Carroll County Thursday night. According to Indiana State Police say, the crash site is near the intersection of County Road 600 S and 500 W, north of the town of Rossville. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) says authorities located the wreckage of a Cessna 441 aircraft in the area.
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Putin laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, honoring the memory of the defenders of the Motherland
A man was hit by a car while crossing Church Street. Metro police say he was not in the crosswalk. He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries and no charges are expected for the driver
Detroit: Police crime scene in the area of McNichols and Evergreen. Getting tips this maybe a homicide
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Ghani says TAPI is more than a gas pipeline project. He says this project contains also electricity, optical fiber and railway
Romania's justice minister calls for the country's chief anti-corruption prosecutor to be dismissed for "excess of authority"
YPG commander reject deployment of Syrian militias instead of YPG in Tal Rafat. But he rejected the same scenario in Afrin also days ago
FATF set to continue suspending counter-measures against Iran for six more months to execute critical economic reforms outlined in roadmap. European countries voting on FATF supported keeping Iran off blacklist despite growing pressures from US and Israel
Civil Defense teams rescued a man alive, from under the rubble after warplanes bombarded the civilian neighborhoods of Douma city in besieged Eastern Ghouta
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President Ashraf Ghani says Afghanistan will once again turn into a transit hub for Asia
Airstrike on Ltamenah today in North Hama
Airstrike on Ltamenah today in North Hama
UN Security Council to vote Friday at 1600 GMT on Syria ceasefire
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Britain could have to pay into next EU budget if Brexit transition lasts beyond 2020, says Tory MP
Phoenix police are at the scene of an officer-involved shooting near Broadway Road and 99th Avenue. No officers were injured.
South Sudan sentences South African to hang over aid to rebel chief
Visakhapatnam: Anti-Corruption Bureau caught Mines and Geological department surveyor DA Muralikrsna for accepting a bribe of Indian rupees 50,000 for quarry lease
Police are investigating after a man was found dead in a backyard overnight. Police responded to Olivewood Ave. near Detroit just before 2:30 a.m. on Friday, to find the man dead, and a woman shot. It happened right near Lakewood Baptist Church.3 hour ago
Police are investigating after a man was found dead in a backyard overnight. Police responded to Olivewood Ave. near Detroit just before 2:30 a.m. on Friday, to find the man dead, and a woman shot. It happened right near Lakewood Baptist Church.
Pelham police are investigating a fatal crash on Interstate 65 South at the Tank Farm exit. Details are limited at this time. We have a crew at the scene and will have updates on WVTM 13 News after the Winter Olympics.
The man charged with the murder of a U.S. Postal Service employee fired the deadly shots over a road rage incident, according to a statement released Thursday afternoon from the Department of Justice3 hour ago
The man charged with the murder of a U.S. Postal Service employee fired the deadly shots over a road rage incident, according to a statement released Thursday afternoon from the Department of Justice
A heavy police presence closed off an area of downtown Woodburn on Thursday afternoon after a robbery suspect left a suspicious object appearing to be a bomb behind. The suspect has not been found. He did not display a gun during the robbery. The suspect is described as a 6-foot tall white man with green-hazel eyes. He was wearing a dark gray hoodie and a neon yellow reflective construction-like vest, among other layers of clothing.
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UK Environment Secretary Michael Gove has confirmed the Government wants to ban plastic straws but says there is "some concern" EU laws could prevent it
Myanmar authorities have bulldozed at least 55 Rohingya villages in northern Rakhine in recent months, according to satellite imagery seen by HRW
Heavy clashes ongoing near Mosekan/Meskenli, north of Rajo.
JTS recaptured Kafr Naha village west Aleppo, captured 70+ HTS fighters and weapons
Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi received by Afghan President Ashraf Ghani upon arrival at Maulana Jalaludin Balkhi Complex at Herat3 hour ago
Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi received by Afghan President Ashraf Ghani upon arrival at Maulana Jalaludin Balkhi Complex at Herat
Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque: Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea further directed our embassy officials and staff in the U.S. to provide the latter accurate information on the realities happening on the ground in the Philippines
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Turkey summons Dutch chargé d'ffaires after deputies vote on Armenian genocide
There should be no space for those who misuse religion for political motives and promote separatism. We will not tolerate those who challenge unity and integrity of our countries: PM Modi
We have similar thoughts when it comes to the situation in North Korea and Maldives: Indian PM Modi at press statement with Canadian PM Justin Trudeau
Swedish PM to hold joint press conference with Donald Trump
We discussed many issues including deference operation. Terrorism and extremism are a threat to countries like ours and to fight these elements it is important for us to come together: Indian PM Modi on Trudeau meeting
Man found dead inside rented room in Sitio Camansi
Delhi: PM Modi and Canadian PM Justin Trudeau witness exchange MoUs between India and Canada
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British Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt says there is no possibility of the UK changing its position on leaving the EU customs union
The Operation Olive Branch Room announced the control over Baflore near Jinderes.
Financial Action Task Force(FATF) has taken decision to put Pakistan on grey list for terror financing: Sources
Shooting in Zgierz. The police used a weapon, 13 people were detained
The Rogers Fire Department cleared the scene after a small electrical fire broke out at the Pinnacle Hills Promenade. It was a scare for shoppers who were wrapping up for the day.
Authorities say a British tourist hospitalized in Las Vegas after a sightseeing helicopter crashed in the Grand Canyon earlier this month has died. Three other Britons were killed in the crash. Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg confirmed in a statement that 31-year-old Neil Udall died Thursday at University Medical Center of Southern Nevada.
Police arrest six minors believed to be involved in a gang rape in Cebu city
Encounter underway between Naxals and security personnel in Sukma. One jawan injured
Defence Attaches of US, UK, France, China, Turkey and Indonesia visited Line of Control in Rawalakot Sector of AJ&K
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Turkey says Dutch parliament's recognition of alleged Armenian "genocide" is "baseless," and has no place in history and hence "has no legal binding or validity"
Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi arrives at Herat, Afghanistan to participate in events connected with the launch of another stage of TAPI Gas Pipeline4 hour ago
Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi arrives at Herat, Afghanistan to participate in events connected with the launch of another stage of TAPI Gas Pipeline
Indian Army Chief under fire in India by claiming demographic changes in Assam taking place with the 'help' of China and Pakistan
An Allegheny County father is back in prison more than two decades after shaking his 8-week-old baby. Lucius Middlebrooks, 46, spent time in prison after admitting to shaking his infant son, Cavelle Mena back in 1996.
Indianapolis: Police homicide detectives are investigating after authorities found a man’s body Thursday morning on the edge of the White River. Just before 10:20 a.m., authorities were dispatched to the 1100 block of N. White River Rd. on the report of the deceased individual along the river edge.
Pakistan says one civilian killed in Indian forces' firing along LOC
Oconee County Sheriff’s Office officials said a Westminster man who was charged last week in a homicide investigation, was booked into the Oconee County Detention Center on Wednesday. According to a sheriff’s office news release, Tyler Mark Broome, 24, was booked into the detention center around 8:30 p.m. after he was transferred from Greenville Memorial Hospital.
Bihar: Last rites of BSF Constable SK Murmu in Jamui. He died in ceasefire violation in Tangdhar (J&K)4 hour ago
Bihar: Last rites of BSF Constable SK Murmu in Jamui. He died in ceasefire violation in Tangdhar (J&K)
Suspected pusher's father shot dead after firing shot at policemen
Turkish military says the number of "militants neutralised" since the start of Operation Olive Branch in Syria's Afrin region has risen to 1873
A 32-year-old man is in custody after a high school student was stabbed in Ewa Beach Thursday. The stabbing occurred at around 2:30 p.m. near the intersection of North Road and Aiami Place, down the street from Campbell High School.
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Oleg Deripaska left the post of president of the EN Group. A few hours earlier he had resigned as president of "Rusal"
FSA carried out a night operation to Baflor village before capturing.
Hundreds of students march toward Mendiola in Manila to protest against President Duterte's escalatingly antipoor, antipeople policies such as TRAIN law, jeepney modernization program and his clampdown on press freedom
"He never went in": An armed deputy who "failed to confront" the Florida gunman has resigned
U.S. Embassy in Philippines: Ambassador Sung Kim met with Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea to discuss the recently released Worldwide Threat Assessment Report published by the Director of National Intelligence.
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Teen arrested after fatal stabbings in Camden
Deputy Secretary of State John Sullivan is in Brussels today to participate in the High-Level Conference on the Sahel together with leaders from the EU and Africa
Pakistani Minister of State for Finance Rana Muhammad Afzal about the FATF news, over the phone: "We are still checking. There is no confirmation as yet."
UN Financial Action Task Force (FATF) in Paris says no action has been made yet whether not to put Pakistan back on the 'greylist' after 3 years. Decision is expected later today
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 223km SSE of Saparua, Indonesia
Sources say initial move to put Pakistan on grey list blocked by China, Turkey and Gulf Cooperation Council. Subsequently, China and GCC backed out
Delhi: Rotomac Pens owner Vikram Kothari brought to Patiala House Court by CBI officials
Australian deputy prime minister resigns after new harassment claim
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Two Koreas to hold talks next Tuesday over North Koreas participation in Paralympics
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South Korea to deepen military ties with Switzerland, Latvia
European Union says it will double funding for a multi-national military operation in West Africa's Sahel region to counter militants operating in the region
Man in hospital after shooting in Tulare
Today, the law on the Donbas, which defines the Russian Federation as an aggressor, entered into force
Des Moines Police are reviewing body camera video of officers trying to get a crowd of rowdy teens under control at the downtown Des Moines DART Station Wednesday. One point an officer maced a girl and then forces her to the ground. She and two other Metro high students were arrested.
University of Oklahoma police are investigating the death of a student. We are deeply saddened by Kyle’s tragic death," OU David L. Boren said about the death of freshman Kyle Carey Thursday. "Our deepest sympathy goes out to his family and friends.
Police in Scarborough are investigating the killing of a goat at Smiling Hill Farm. Police say they received a report Sunday of an unknown person who had trespassed onto the Smiling Hill Farm/Hillside Lumber property. Police were told that the individual killed a pregnant goat in one of the fenced-in areas
A 21-year-old Mount Prospect man is facing charges that he killed and tried to conceal the death of a man found inside a burning vehicle last week in the northwest suburban village. Paul A. Zalewski was charged with felony counts of first-degree murder and concealment of a homicidal death in the case, according to a statement released Thursday by Mount Prospect police.
Fodder Scam: Lalu Prasad Yadav's bail plea rejected by Jharkhand High Court in Deoghar Treasury matter. He was earlier sentenced for three and a half years in the case by a CBI court
The name of a man stabbed to death in Ensley earlier this week has now been identified, and authorities are trying to locate any family members. Darrel Keith Daniels, 46, was found dead Tuesday morning, according to the Jefferson County Coroner's Office. Birmingham police West Precinct officers responded about 5:15 a.m. to a report of a many lying behind the Chevron gas station in the 1300 block of Bessemer Road.
Turkmenistan says work has started on Afghan section of TAPI gas pipeline to Pakistan, India
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Turkish army claims 1873 militants were killed during Olive Branch operation
Trump to announce new sanctions against North Korea; South Korea preps for talks with North
Fire erupts at Nairobi Central Police Station
2 dead in clash between 2 Moro Islamic Liberation Front(MILF) rival groups in Maguindanao | @inqmindanao
China January trade with North Korea falls to lowest since at least June 2014
UN Security Council is set on Friday afternoon to vote on a draft resolution calling for a 30-day truce in Syria to allow aid deliveries and medical evacuations
IAS officers of Delhi govt meet MoS PMO Jitendra Singh
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Koreas main opposition party rallies against planned visit by North Korea official accused of sinking Cheonan
19 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday, 1 soldier was killed another wounded
1 killed, 10 hurt in 6-vehicle crash in La Union
UN financial action task force (FATF) in Paris decides to put Pakistan back on the 'greylist' after 3 years. Pakistan will have to submit to intense financial scrutiny on terror financing.
[email protected]: "The sanctuary city situation The protection of these horrible criminals in California, that if we ever pulled our ICE out in 2 months they'd be begging for us to come back. They would be begging. And you know what? I'm thinking about doing it."
U.S. tells India to cut tariffs as trade friction heats up
Turkish Army and FSA captured Baflur village in Jinderes area
After a crazy massive shelling with missiles all the last night, the first 2 airstrikes on Douma city
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 23km WNW of San Miguel Panixtlahuaca, Mexico
Afghanistan believes in policy of connectivity, tells Ghani. He says the TAPI gas pipeline project connects South Asia with Central Asia after more than a century of separation
Addressing a ceremony in Turkmenistan, President Ashraf Ghani said Afghanistan will change into a connecting hub for South and Central Asia. Presidential Palace says Ghani thanked Turkmenistan president and his team for completing the Turkmenistan TAPI section.
HRW: Civilian Deaths in Turkish Attacks May Be Unlawful. Turkey should thoroughly investigate these strikes, make the findings public, and provide adequate redress to civilian victims or their families
The unknown set on fire the office of prominent Rivne media "4 Vlada" yesterday night. They have done hundreds of journalistic investigations about local corruption schemes
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 68km SSW of Chignik Lake, Alaska
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 68km SSW of Chignik Lake, Alaska
Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 - 78km S of Chignik Lake, Alaska
[email protected] on @POTUS: "This is a man who is always listening. He has listened to the Angel Moms and Dads. He's listened to the Obamacare victims. He's listened to the coal miners." Hannity
[email protected]: More photos from today's Falcon 9 launch →
[email protected]: "School shooting survivor says he quit @CNN Town Hall after refusing scripted question." @TuckerCarlson. Just like so much of CNN, Fake News. That's why their ratings are so bad! MSNBC may be worse.
[email protected] got an intelligence report that suggests deadly Feb 7 incident between US forces and Russian mercenaries in Syria was planned and coordinated by Prigozhin and high-ranking Syrian and Russian officials.
US Department of State: In response to reports this evening, let me be clear: @Brett_McGurk isn't going anywhere. He continues to serve in his role as the Special Presidential Envoy for the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS.
KCNA: "Nevertheless, Japan recently keeps harping on 'championing women's empowerment' deceitfully in the international arenas including the UN. What is worse, it impudently seeks to cover up its past crime by paying a trivial sum of money."
KCNA: "That is because Japan is the most despicable and audacious country in the world, whichforced hundreds of thousands of women from Koreainto the humiliating sexual slavery and neither felt the slightest remorse nor reflected on its past for over a century."
KCNA: "When people come up with the words 'sexual slavery', they call to mind a country, called Japan."
Pence: North Korea leader's sister is a 'central pillar' of oppressive government
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Nigeria rescues 76 schoolgirls after Boko Haram attack, others missing
DPRK UN Mission, angered by @antonioguterres remarks, accuses the Secretary-General of engaging in "absurd sophistry" and "only make us to think whether he is a kind of henchman who is representing the United States."
YPG/PKK protest in London in support of Afrin13 hour ago
YPG/PKK protest in London in support of Afrin
Rajoy condemns violence, Basque Nationalist Party calls for ultras to be expelled from football, PSOE demands UEFA act after police officer dies.
Spanish PM Mariano Rajoy says he "energetically condemns the violent incidents" in football after police officer dies during rioting in Bilbao.
It's propaganda
Egypt- large parts of ISIS' latest al-Naba newsletter (120) are dedicated to how Wilayat Sinai was able to, and will continue to repel Operation Sinai2018
3 empty train cars derail in Colfax, no injuries
KCNA: "Good results were also made in football, table-tennis, handball and other events. Meanwhile, the Taesongsan Sports Team finished first in the ice hockey game held at the sports village of the area of Mt Paektu in Samjiyon County, Ryanggang Province."
KCNA: "They are bringing together more than 3500 athletes from across the country. The athletes are competing in 11 events, including football, basketball, volleyball and speed skating."
KCNA: "The Paektusan Prize Sports Games are going on in the DPRK in celebration of the Day of the Shining Star, leader Kim Jong Il's birth anniversary (February 16)."
One of the killed in the Turkish bombardment of convoy heading to Afrin was a member of Ministry of Interior from East Syria.
"Diplomatic mail" - 389 kilos of coke seized from the territory of Russian embassy in Argentina scheduled to be shipped away, marked as diplomatic mail
Missouri Governor Eric Greitens arrested after being indicted on felony invasion of privacy
Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School resource officer resigns from Broward County Sheriff Department; disciplined for not attempting to engage shooter, staying outside building where rampage occurred - sheriff
Google Bans Iran government's Spyware App Google has removed an Iran government-backed app from the Google Play store andbanned its developer from the platform, over fears that it may be used to spy on users, thanks to information from an Iranian Resistance group.
Florida high school had armed school resource officer on campus when mass shooting took place, but he failed to act, sheriff says
SAA using incendiary ammunition to shell Hammurayah this night
4th British tourist, identified as a man on his honeymoon, dies after helicopter crash at the Grand Canyon in Arizona; his wife remains in critical condition
Algeria- ANP claim to have discovered a weapons cache containing, among others, 5 122mm rockets (likely Grads) in Bordj Badji Mokhtar, along the border with Mali
Argentina: 349 kilos of cocaine were seized in a Russian embassy.
Grand jury has indicted @GovGreitensMO on one count of felony invasion of privacy for allegedly taking a semi-nude photo of a woman with whom he was having an affair without her permission.
Turkish Armed Forces statement says the convoy with 30-40 vehicles that was carrying equipments and weapons to militants was detected in Afrin's south east and was destroyed.14 hour ago
Turkish Armed Forces statement says the convoy with 30-40 vehicles that was carrying equipments and weapons to militants was detected in Afrin's south east and was destroyed.
Ukrainian army destroyed Russian BMP near Dokuchaevsk with ATGM today
President Trump will attend Rev. Billy Graham's funeral in Charlotte
Rick Gates has fired his lawyer, Tom Green
Turkish army published video from UAV attack on YPG convoy at Afrin entrance
[email protected]: "President Trump today renewed his attacks on California with more insults and threats. The president's obsession with our state is growing more outrageous by the day."
Manafort, Gates face total of 32 counts. Laundered more than $30 million.
New special council indictment alleges @PaulManafort laundered more $30+ million in income, with assistance of Rick Gates, and includes charges of bank and tax fraud.
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 269km SE of Kodiak, Alaska
Indictment says Manafort laundered more than $30 million in income, with Gates' assistance
Cyprus in The new Gates and Manafort indictments.
Renewed shelling with rocket launchers on Hammuriyah in Eastern Ghouta
Special Counsel Mueller files superseding indictment against former Trump campaign aides Manafort and Gates, includes tax and bank fraud charges
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High schooler arrested after gun stashed in ceiling at El Centro College
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At a border crossing points near Voznesenivka, near Izvaryne, Verkhnoharasymivka an armed “LPR” members told the OSCE SMM that it had to leave the area.
The rest of the convoy that was hit by Turkish strikes in attempt to enter Afrin
Fighting between Spartak Moscow and Athletic fans leaves police officer dead in Bilbao15 hour ago
Fighting between Spartak Moscow and Athletic fans leaves police officer dead in Bilbao
Airstrikes on Maar Shurin area in Idlib
At @CPAC today, @SecondLady introduced her husband by listing 5 facts you dont know about the @VP. Includes: -on Friday nights, he insists on supreme thin crust pizza with an O'Doul's -if he could buy anything - it would be a horse.
Russian aviation raids on Southern Idlib
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Oregon passes bill banning gun ownership for people with domestic violence convictions
Scott Pruitt and the EPA appear to be violating federal records laws by systematically failing to create and maintain documents of essential EPA activities, according to a federal lawsuit filed today by CREW and PEER.
Policeman was killed in clashes between Athletic Bilbao vs Spartak Moscow fans15 hour ago
Policeman was killed in clashes between Athletic Bilbao vs Spartak Moscow fans
Male apprehended at entrance to U.S. Navy base Kitsap-Bangor in Washington state after claiming to have bomb inside vehicle
[email protected]: "Without Russia backing Syria, the devastation and the deaths would certainly not be occurring" in Eastern Ghouta outside Damascus, Syria where hundreds of civilians killed in airstrikes.
[email protected]: "It shows what a farce this de-escalation zone has become," Nauert says about Eastern Ghouta where hundreds of civilians have been killed by government airstrikes; Syria ceasefire zone established by Russia, Iran and Turkey
The Arrival of Assad militias to YPG-held Afrin
Over at CPAC2018 right now, reporters say, the crowd is chanting "Lock her up! Lock her up!" after @benshapiro notes that the greatest accomplishment yet is denying the presidency to @HillaryClinton.
Sen. Roberts: " I think we're ready as a Congress to actually pass something and I think it's going to be better background checks. Certainly nobody under 21 should have an AR-15,"
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services will remove the phrase "nation of immigrants" from its mission statement, The Intercept reports.
[email protected]: We condemn in the strongest possible terms the terror attack on a school earlier this week in northeastern Nigeria. The choice of targets reflect the brutality of terrorist organizations. We continue to support Nigerian efforts to counter the terrorist groups.
Argentina seized 400 kgs of cocaine in 12 diplomatic bags of Russian Embassy in Buenos Aires.
[email protected] provides an update on Deputy Secretary Sullivan's travel to Ukraine and Latvia. In Kyiv, he discussed the United States' support for Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity, and in Riga, he reiterated the United States' commitment to @NATO's Article 5.
[email protected]: We received reports that a Ukrainian medic was killed while trying to aid civilians near the contact line, reminding us that the conflict in eastern Ukraine continues to rage on. U.S. calls on Russia to order its proxy forces to implement a complete ceasefire.
Pres Trump's concerns about "active shooter drills," has to do with the name. Thinks it can be frightening to young children, says @RajShah45. Calling them "safety drills" might be more appropriate, he says.
Even if @NRA against raising age on gun purchases, Pres "willing to do what's right to ensure safe schools," says @RajShah45. Says Pres proposal to raise age to 21 would apply to purchases of semi-automatic weapons.
[email protected]ox: @USEmbassyMNE has no indication the attack is part of an ongoing threat. U.S. expresses its gratitude for the close cooperation with our ally and longstanding partner, the Government of Montenegro. We thank local law enforcement officials for their quick response.
[email protected]: Today, it was my great honor to host a School Safety Roundtable at the @WhiteHouse with State and local leaders, law enforcement officers, and education officials. There is nothing more important than protecting our children. They deserve to be safe, and we will deliver!
US Readout on cyber security after meeting with @DHSgov Sec Kirstjen Nielsen, @NSAGov Dir Adm Mike Rogers and Australia PM Malcom Turnbull - "shared goal of improving deterrence and holding malicious cyber actors accountable"
Protests restart in Romania after the Minister of Justice asked for the resignation of the Chief of the Anticorruption Directorate
@RajShah45 asked if POTUS believes Israeli PM Netanyahu is innocent of bribery allegations. "That's an internal Israeli matter," declined comment.
YPG or SAA shelling Marea town in northern Aleppo with heavy artillery
Sen Dianne Feinstein: We've seen in mass shooting after mass shooting that family members have seen the warning signs. The problem is these families often have no legal avenue to bar their loved ones from obtaining guns. Our bill changes that.
"I would say that Bashar al-Assad has already committed war crimes," @RajShah45 replies to question about Syria.
Sen Dianne Feinstein: The gun lobby says that we need to take guns away from those who exhibit 'red flags.' You can only do that through a legal process and only a handful of states have one in place. If the gun lobby is serious, it'll support our Gun Violence Restraining Order Act.
"We've talked to teachers" and a lot of them would be willing to be trained to carry firearms in schools, according to @RajShah45 "and that would certainly deter potential attackers."
Kevin Hassett, Council of Economic Advisers Chair: "Stock market volatility is something that's to be expectedI don't think that it's anything unusual or something for people to be concerned about."
Kevin Hassett: "The stock markets up probably about 35% since the president was electedand that's pretty consistent with what you would expect given all the positive policy changes that we've made. In particular, cutting the statutory corporate tax rate from 35% to 21%."
Kevin Hassett: "We think that we can get the 3% economic growth that we've forecast without a big pickup in inflation."
Turkish warplanes carried out airstrikes in the villages of Maryamin, east of Afrin.
Hayat Tahrir Al-Sham retakes control of Kafrnaha and Taqad in Aleppo's western countryside, and expels Al-Zinki from it, and attacking the village of Ouweijel too.
"Unless you have offensive capability, you're wasting your time," says Pres of arming trained teachers to prevent school shootings. "Unless you have offensive capability, it's going to happen again and again and again." Says "all of a sudden, this horrible plague will stop."
[email protected] on preventing school shootings: "Unless you are going to have offensive capabilities, you are wasting your time."
President Trump on NRA: "I've spoken to them often in the last two days. It's not a battle — I think the NRA wants to do the right thing."
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Gen. Mike Holmes, @USAF_ACC, says at AWS18 reported arrival of Russian stealth SU-57 fighter jets to Syria "raises the level of complexity for the (USAF) crew's to deal with."
RuAF Tu-154M RA-85042 from Riyadh via Damascus
[email protected]: "We have to look at the internet because a lot of bad things are happening to young kids and young minds We have to do something on maybe what they're seeing and how they're seeing it."
UK UN envoy: Shelling by the government on Eastern Ghouta is a violation of international law and a war crime
Reports say that Turkish army targeted an ammo depot in the village of Sheikh Issa east of Tal Rifat
Attorney General Jeff Sessions to @POTUS: "We think we can help you develop the kind of policies that will make America safer."
[email protected]: "We're literally getting MS-13 out by the thousands."
[email protected] on gun free zones: "We have to harden our schools, not soften them up."
Trump on raising purchase age to 21 of long guns - "How does that make sense?" Says the NRA will back the change
Haiti says suspending Oxfam operations pending sex scandal probe
UK envoy at UN: The population of the eastern Ghouta are not terrorists
[email protected]: "If you hardened the sites, you're not going to have this problem."
Fires after Turkish aviation/artillery hit the area of Ziyarah checkpoint
Pres says arming specially trained teachers to carry a gun would be much less expensive and much better optics than filling a school with security guards.
Per pool: "POTUS fired back as DeVos talked of active shooter drills. Trump: 'Active shooter drills is a very negative thing. I don't like it. I'd much rather have a hardened school I think it's crazy. I think it's very hard on children.'"
Trump: We need hardened schools, you come into our schools, you're going to be dead, and it's going to be fast"
President says teachers who served in the Marines or other Armed Services would be right to carry a gun in school. Says school shooters are cowards and won't attack a school if 20% of trained teachers are carrying a gun. "Makes schools into hardened targets."
President Trump talks about giving financial bonuses to teachers who carry concealed weapons (During the tax bill debate, teachers had to fight to keep a $250 deduction that they can take for spending their own money on classroom supplies)
AfrinOp: aftermath of Turkish airstrikes on YPG-SDF positions located on top of Sheikh Khozuz hill (East of Bulbul).
[email protected]: "The sanctuary city situation The protection of these horrible criminals in California, that if we ever pulled our ICE out in 2 months they'd be begging for us to come back. They would be begging. And you know what? I'm thinking about doing it."
Chuck Schumer: We have sixty days in the Senate – yes, 60- to bring up our bill by @SenMarkey to SavetheInternet. Right now, we have all 49 Dems and one Republican. We need OneMoreVote to pass it and send a message to @HouseGOP that our internet freedoms matter. No small task, but we're up to it.
Chuck Schumer: If the GOPTaxScam is any guide for who they'll stand with on NetNeutrality, Republicans will probably choose their wealthy donors. But that's where you come in
A St. Petersburg man who complained about being beaten by police was found dead in his cell. Police say he committed suicide, but there were signs that he was suffocated.
[email protected]: "The time for political correctness is over."
SDF captured 2 SVBIEDs from ISIS in Deir-Ez-Zor.
Turkish army targeted Ashrafiyah neighbourhood of Afrin with artillery.
"The time for political correctness is over," Pres tells state and local officials in the Roosevelt Room. "We have to get this problem solved," he says of school shootings.
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Heavy clashes at Svitlodars'k bulge
PM Netanyahu to be interrogated by police both on submarine affair AND on Bezeq scandal.
German ISIS Jihadi Dominic R. from Frankfurt has surrendered to YPG forces.
Pres Trump also raises concerns about the impact on of violent movies. Says some movies "disgustingly" violent. Tells Florida @AGPamBondi "we may have to talk about that."
Trump said he's considering pulling ICE out of California: "We're getting no help from the state of California. Frankly, if I wanted to pull our people from California you would have a crime nest like you would never seen in California."
The French delegate: We do not find words that reflect what is currently happening in the eastern Ghouta
Explosions as Turkish airplanes hit the area of Ziyarah checkpoint
Maldives @PoliceMv charge inside MDP's campaign HQ.18 hour ago
Maldives @PoliceMv charge inside MDP's campaign HQ.
President Trump on gun reform: "We're going to do strong background checks. We're going to work on getting the age up to 21 instead of 18. We're getting rid of the bump stocks, and we're going to be focusing very strongly on mental health."
Answering question that many teachers say they don't want to carry guns in the classroom @POTUS replies: "These are experts. These would be people that actually would want them. And it would be a small percentage but it would be a lot of people."
Turkish army is still shelling at the Ziyarah cp
[email protected]: "There's nothing more important than protecting our children."
The United States representative to the United Nations describes the situation in the eastern Ghouta as hell
[email protected]: 'We will work together to create a culture of our country that cherishes life and forces real human connections."
Dutch parliament officially recognizes Armenian killings as genocide
[email protected]: "We will take action, unlike for many years where people in my position did not take action."
Residents of eastern Ghouta endured 61 air strikes today and at least 70 dead so far
Bolton calls for retaliating on Russian election meddling: "i think it should be decidedly disproportionate"
Russia says 'no agreement' at UN on Syria ceasefire
UNSC meeting on Syria ceasefire for Eastern Ghouta underway. Sweden Amb.: We are tested not just as diplomats but as human beings today.
SyAAF dropped leaflets on East Ghouta announcing that the SAA established a humanitarian crossing points for the civilians, giving them the chance of getting out from the clashes zone. Here's the map with translated instructions along with the original leaflet
Military vehicles in Sevastopol on display for "Defenders Day"
The Swedish Rep. at UN: We submitted with Kuwait a draft resolution to stop hostilities all over Syria
Deputy UNICEF chief resigned, after accused of inappropriate behavior with women
Romania: Minister of Justice launched today the procedure to dismiss the Chief Prosecutor of the Anticorruption Directorate. This is a clear attempt by the politicians to weaken the judiciary.
"Unless we have an offensive capability, it's going to happen again and again," says Pres Trump of school shootings, defending the use of armed teachers and security guards in schools.
Any evidence Syria/Assad government using chemical weapons in Eastern Ghouta? "We are looking for it" says @ChiefPentSpox Dana White
[email protected] calls John Kelly a "tough cookie" and said if Kelly were his teacher he'd want Kelly to have a gun.
When @BetsyDeVosED mentioned active shooter drills, @POTUS made clear his opposition. "Active shooter drills are a very negative thing. I don't like it. I'd much rather have a hardened school I think it's crazy. I think it's very hard on children."
In these minutes Turkish war planes are bombarding the villages Sheikh Khoruz, Eka, Chexara and Besatin of district Bilbil, the surrounding of district Meydanke and the village Qerteqlaq of district Shera
[email protected]: "Active shooter drills is a very negative thing. I don't like it. I'd much rather have a hardened school I think it's crazy. I think it's very hard on children."
"Bullets went right through those steel doors like they were butter," @POTUS says of Parkland School Shooting.
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Delhi: 4 people arrested, 1 juvenile (JCL) apprehended for allegedly beating up women teachers of Sarvodaya Vidyalaya, Narela after a 8th standard student went missing from the school. 5 women teachers admitted to hospital. The 8th standard student later returned on her own
"Anything that is not directed at the fight against ISIS is a distraction" says @ChiefPentSpox
Pentagon spox calls India "important part" of US South Asia approach/strategy
The EU should be prepared for the worst scenario in Italy after the election - Juncker
"We will keep having those conversations because it's in everyone's interest to defeat terrorism," adds Pentagon's Dana White
"Pakistan has an opportunity to do more with respect to the regional security" per @ChiefPentSpox "It's in its interests to do more we would welcome Pakistan's involvement"
Turkish army is shelling Ziyarah checkpoint(northern Nubl) to prevent a YPG convoy which is coming from east Syria.
Trump says he's considering withdrawing federal law enforcement from California, doubles down on idea of arming teachers, saying they should get a bonus for carrying in class.
YPG official statement on Aleppo: YPG and YPJ left for Afrin, all district in Aleppo handed over to Syrian government
"You got to focus on mental illness." - POTUS
"This is a very complicated battle space" says Pentagon's Dana White "It is important that all parties understand that the common threat is ISIS and that fight is not over" re Turkey
Pentagon still working with @TheJusticeDept on US citizen/ISIS fighter detained currently in Middle east
"There hasn't been a consolidated recommendation put in front of the secretary yet" on detainee policy, says @ChiefPentSpox
President reaffirms plan to give concealed gun permits to some teachers. "I want certain highly adept people, people who understand weaponry." Suggests 10%-40% pay bonus for trained teachers who are armed. Also says, "you can't hire enough security guards."
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United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator: Thousands of children are malnourished and 700 people need immediate evacuation in East Ghouta
Turkish warplanes bombarded YPG targets in several locations in the areas of Bulbul, Meydanki dam.
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United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator: The use of chemical weapons is a shock to the Syrian people
Nigerian state governor says no missing schoolgirls rescued - residents
Parents say 101 Nigerian girls still missing days after suspected Boko Haram attack
"Currently we haven't been given any tasker" in respect to issues stemming from Parkland shooting" per White
"I don't want teachers to have guns." But then @POTUS says he can see 20 to 40 percent of teachers carrying guns and should give them pay bonuses for having them.
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United Nations Humanitarian Coordinator: Counterterrorism efforts do not justify the killing of civilians and the destruction of entire cities
"We have to harden our schools, not soften them up," says @POTUS.
"This is a complex issue" per Pentagon's Dana White "The secretary is taking his time to consider the information he's been given. I'm confident the president will give him the time necessary"
UNICEF number two resigns after complaints of inappropriate behaviour
On gang situation, Pres says if he pulled @ICEgov out of California, "in two months they would be begging for us to come back." "And you know what? I'm thinking about doing it."
"Currently there are o plans to move anyone to Guantanamo" @ChiefPentSpox Dana White says of ISIS fighters being held by Syrian Democratic Forces
President attaboy to Atty Gen Sessions on gangs. "We are literally getting MS-13 out by the thousands." Calls them "animals." But slams California officials for providing no help. Also decries sanctuary cities: "It's a disgrace."
Parkland Mayor Christine Hunnschofsky speaking as we slowly go around the table with 16 guests. She tells @POTUS: "If it can happen here it can happen anywhere."
"Gen. McMaster works for PresidentTrump" per @ChiefPentSpox "Any decision with regards to staff, the White House will make those decisions"
EU rejects three-pronged British approach to new ties after Brexit
SecDef Jim Mattis set to provide his recommendation to @POTUS on transgender troops "this week" per @ChiefPentSpox "and the president will announce his decision"
[email protected] warned about childrens' exposure to violence in videogames, movies and on the internet. "We have to do something about maybe what they're seeing and how they're seeing it. We may have to talk about that also."
Today @POTUS compliments Jeff Sessions, saying "You're doing a great job on the gangs."
[email protected] attacked California on sanctuary cities. "Frankly it's a disgrace, the sanctuary city situation."
President reiterates raising age for firearm purchases: "Working on getting the age up to 21 instead of 18." Also mentions serious consideration of opening mental institutions and in some cases reopening them.
Five-day death toll in Syria rebel-held enclave of Eastern Ghouta tops 400: monitor