The total figure includes refugees , asylum-seekers and people uprooted inside their own countries. In total, about 3.3 million South Sudanese had fled their homes by the end of 2016, in what has become the fastest-growing displacement of people in the world.
During talks in Washington where both leaders took great pains to stress the importance of a strong US-Indian relationship, Trump was warm but made clear he sees a need for more balance in the trade partnership, Reuters reports. "I am sure that under your leadership a mutually beneficial strategic partnership will gain new strength, new positivity, and will reach new heights".
The coalition could not immediately be reached for comment. The White House warned late Monday that Syrian President Bashar Assad and his military would pay a "heavy price" for another chemical weapons attack. The attack, responsible for killing more than 80 people, sparked a whirlwind of global condemnation. Syria denied using chemical weapons. United States oficials called the intervention a "one-off" meant to deter future chemical weapons attacks and not an expansion of the U.S.
Understanding the challenge of creating jobs and open new employment avenues in India and US, Trump said he will work along with PM Modi to create a trading relationship that is "fair and reciprocal" and helps the economy of both the countries.
Reportedly, White House officials would get busy for months preparing the Iftar dinner in every administration since 's - George W Bush and followed the suit. The almost 20-year-old tradition was practiced in the White House since President Bill Clinton's tenure. As evidence, his aides have drawn attention to Trump's May visit to Saudi Arabia, the birthplace of Islam where he addressed the leaders of more than 50 Muslim countries.
It is not clear who raised the alarm. Two teens are being treated for hypothermia after a dramatic Paris catacombs rescue. While only a small part of the catacombs are open to the public, it isn't unheard of for people to sneak off into the unsanctioned sections.
Deputy Prime Minister Rozenko Pavlo said he and other members of the Ukrainian government were unable to access their computers. "The NBU is confident that the banking infrastructure is securely protected from cyberattacks and any attempts to perform hacker attacks will be efficiently warded off".
North Korea reportedly told the USA that Warmbier contracted botulism poisoning and fell into a coma soon after his March 2016 trial, in which he confessed to stealing a propaganda poster from a hotel. The University of Virginia student was "brutalised and terrorised" by the North Korean regime, his father Fred Warmbier said at the news conference, two days after his son arrived in OH on a medical evacuation flight.
Aucoin said at a press conference Sunday afternoon local time . The ACX Crystal made a sharp turn at 1:30 a.m., quickly resumed its previous heading and made a U-turn about half an hour later. Harden told his mother that four men in his berth and three in the one above him died in the accident. "The water flow is tremendous, and so there wasn't a lot of time in those spaces that were open to the sea...", he said.
He further added that India consider the United States as a primary partner in India's socio-economic transformation. "Eliminating terrorism is among the topmost priorities for us". "I want to welcome the Indian Prime Minister, Mr. Narendra Modi ". "When Modhi came into power in 2014 he promised the Christians and other minorities that he would allow freedom of religion, he lied", said Pastor Rob Rotola who also protested outside the White House , "The only people that have favored ...
More painful for GOP leaders was Sen. The Oregon House approved a funding plan Monday for the Oregon Department of Veterans Affairs . Assuming no Democratic senator votes in favor of the bill, the Kentucky senator can afford to lose only two Republican senators and still pass the bill.
Under a supply and confidence arrangement meant to last until 2022, the DUP guaranteed that its 10 MPs will vote with the Tories on its Queen's Speech , the Budget, and legislation relating to Brexit and national security. Opponents of the deal say the British government would no longer be acting as a neutral party with regards to Northern Ireland if the DUP has an active role in government.
Although no blocks in Sunderland had the same cladding that was used at Grenfell, over the weekend five blocks of high-rise flats operated by housing company Gentoo in the St Peter's area of the city had cladding removed after it failed fire safety tests .
The ministry said the far-right National Front was in third place with almost 10% followed by the Socialists with 6.2%. The result means Macron has a majority in the Parliament and will find it easier to push through a potentially controversial program that includes changes to French labor laws and reductions in public spending.
The conflict between the Arab countries and Qatar should be settled by diplomatic means on the basis of balance of interests, a high-ranking source at the Russian Foreign Ministry told TASS on Saturday. The Arab states are demanding, among other things, that Doha close Al Jazeera television, kerb ties with Iran, shut a Turkish base and also pay reparations.
KCNA said the North dealt with Warmbier according to domestic law and worldwide standards. The North Korean statement said the country was a victim of a " smear campaign " by the United States as a part of a "frantic effort" to impose "heinous sanctions", the NK News website reported.
In response, German authorities told Turkey to not bring those security personnel, newspaper Die Welt reports (in German). "The Kurdish scene is highly hierarchical, and does not need a long lead time to mobilize", a senior security official told Hamburger Abendblatt.
Senior political scientist Jonah Blank told ANI, "It says that the United States recognises that India is a victim of terrorism and that this something that the whole world should care about". HuM is only active in Kashmir and wants freedom for Kashmiris in Indian-occupied Kashmir, Khan said. Why US declared Syed Salahuddin as global terrorist? Post declaration, we can expect some impact on his movement and funding.
Modi, in return, invited thanked Trump and the First Lady for their hospitality and invited them to visit India. After they began their afternoon talks in the Oval Office likely to center on issues such as trade and war in Afghanistan, the two leaders are expected to give a joint statement to reporters.
Reynolds' four-year-old daughter exits the vehicle and is picked up by Kauser, as Reynolds can be heard describing the shooting as she films Yanez on Facebook Live , in a video that quickly went viral. Reynolds's 4-year-old daughter was in the backseat. Officers direct Reynolds out of the auto. Meanwhile, Castile's bullet-riddled body was pulled from the auto and laid on the street.
The military said the Malaysian, identified as Mahmud Ahmad, was wounded and later died. He said the money may have come from transactions in illegal drugs . "They are running errands, following orders from their commanders. checking all civilians moving out from this area". Hermoso said military operations against the Maute members resumed shortly after they returned to the safe zone.
A lot was conveyed to the world through Donald Trump's "True Friend" tweet to welcome the India Prime Minister and the response by PM Modi to acknowledge and appreciate the gesture by the President of United States. Modi said that the best of India's benefits lay in a strong and successful America. Modi also announced increased cooperation on fighting terrorism, including enhanced sharing of intelligence.
In addition, the bill includes a proposal by two members of New York's own congressional delegation, Representatives John Faso and Chris Collins, that would eliminate $2.3 billion dollars and force all New Yorkers to pay a "Faso-Collins Federal Tax".
Senate Republicans are trying to rally support within their party to vote on, and pass, a new health care bill before the Senate breaks on Monday for a July Fourth holiday recess. "There are provisions in this draft that represent an improvement to our current health care system, but it does not appear this draft as written will accomplish the most important promise that we made to Americans: to repeal Obamacare and lower their health care costs".
APPLE CEO Tim Cook on Sunday highlighted the economic impact the company is having on India in a meeting with its prime minister as the iPhone maker seeks deeper access to the world's third-largest smartphone market behind the United States and China.
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is calling on Congress to allow the military services to shutter excess bases. "Everybody agrees that's not enough", the Arizona Republican said , Axios reported . "We recognise the need for urgency", Mattis said. Mattis is expected to back the long-standing request of Army Gen. John Nicholson, the USA commander in Afghanistan, for at least 3,000 more troops to battle the Islamic State and a resurgent Taliban.
Under the terms of the deal , which will hand the prime minister the DUP's support for a vote this week on the Conservatives' Queen's speech , May will also drop controversial plans to weaken the pension triple lock and means test winter fuel payments for older people across the country.
McMonagle said Camille Cosby's words will not have any effect on the case, should there be a retrial. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke). Andrew Wyatt raises his fist as Bill Cosby exits the Montgomery County Courthouse after a mistrial was declared in Norristown, Pa ., Saturday, June 17, 2017.
Defense attorney Jonathan Shapiro had tried to undercut Bond's testimony during the trial, which included describing seeing McCarthy punch the child so hard that her body bounced off a bed. After the trial, she will be released from jail and will serve probation for two years, according to the plea agreement . He blamed Bella's death on addiction, noting that "By the time of her death every adult in her life was distracted from her care and well-being by drug addiction".
An Israeli police officer has been seriously injured in what initial reports suggest was a coordinated attack by three Palestinians at two locations just outside Jerusalem's Old City. The soldiers warned that they will shoot and kill any Palestinian who is seen walking outside at night, and that the siege will continue until further notice .