At a news briefing in The Hague with his Dutch counterpart, Davutoglu said 60,000 migrants had fled the violence to the Turkish border and that, while Turkey would not close its doors, the priority was providing aid to them inside Syria. Russia's envoy said Moscow was ready to look at proposals for a humanitarian pause but that discussion would be needed to avoid the same outcome as in Yemen, where ceasefires never materialized.
The extent of injuries was not immediately known, as the damage was expected to be the worst in remote villages. For safety reasons, the public have been advised to restrain from movement as there are fallen trees that needs to cleared and power lines to be restored.
Vatican spokesman Father Federico Lombardi told Vatican Radio the pope's comments, in response to a reporter's question on Trump, were an affirmation of his longstanding belief that migrants should be helped and not shut out. Trump said Mexicans are using the pope as a "pawn". Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Lemelson, a Greek Orthodox priest who also works as a hedge fund manager and has been dubbed the "hedge fund priest" told Business Insider in an email that Francis should take Trump "at his word" ...
Sanders made an impromptu stop Saturday morning at a Las Vegas high school where he expressed confidence; he could take a state once considered a lock for Clinton. "To everyone who turned out in every corner of Nevada with determination and heart: This is your win", Clinton wrote on Twitter shortly after she was declared the victor.
On the Democratic side, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton took one of her toughest shots at rival Bernie Sanders, questioning the long-time independent's devotion to the party he's running to lead. Kasich , the OH governor who finished second to Trump in New Hampshire , said he will continue his campaign regardless of how he finishes in SC. The majority of South Carolina's population is white, (more than 2-1).
Witnesses said they believe the pilot prevented the helicopter from hitting people on the shore, which would have caused many more injuries. Gardner described how he, a Navy sailor, a federal police officer, and another man took turns diving to the submerged helicopter and trying to free a passenger with a knife.