Besides the buildings destroyed in the battle and some bridges destroyed by US -allied forces in order to prevent ISIL troops from retreating into more densely populated parts of the city, many buildings with important governmental or historic functions (as well as the Mosul airport) have been intentionally destroyed by ISIL.
Although you can buy nearly anything on Amazon.com, most people chose to buy an Echo Dot. For millions of homes, Alexa has been a helpful holiday companion, Amazon said , with customers in Seattle, San Diego and NY using the smart assistant to turn on Christmas lights more than any other cities.
But he says he still wants to dissolve it to avoid even the appearance of a conflict of interest. But when it comes to Trump's conflicts, his foundation was hardly at the top of the list of concerns: it's his for-profit enterprises that are the basis for most of the controversies.
Crude oil prices have edged higher since late November when members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries agreed to production cuts starting in January. Russia's oil exports would rise by nearly 5 percent this year to 253.5 million tonnes and a "slight" increase was expected next year, Deputy Energy Minister Kirill Molodtsov said on Monday.
Philander and Abbott had knocked over the Sri Lankan top-order as the home side brushed off the disappointment of their batting collapse in the morning. Opener Kaushal Silva showed more discipline and was still there at lunch, but in the ninth over of the second session he was trapped in front by a Philander inswinger to end his vigil of 16 runs and 59 balls.
Monte Paschi's shares are suspended from trading in Milan until full details of the bank's capital-strengthening are available. A 6.5 billion euro capital injection would give the Italian government a stake of around 70 percent in the lender.