But Kelly seemed to confirm the comment in the press briefing Thursday, though suggested that the nature of the comment had been misunderstood. The retired Marine general, whose son was killed in battle, said he had told Trump what he was told by military officials after his son died in action.
Kugelman said US policy toward India has been consistent for the last 15 years, but he noted that what makes the policy outlined by Tillerson a bit different is its explicit focus on China. "We will not be able to compete with the kind of terms that China offers, but countries have to decide what are they willing to pay to secure their sovereignty and their future control of their economies and we've had those discussions with them as well", he said.
Rajoy's Council of Ministers are scheduled to meet Saturday to draw up a list of measures under Article 155. The pro-business Ciudadanos (Citizens) party wants a swift triggering of Article 155 of the Spanish Constitution, which would allow Madrid to suspend Catalonia's regional government.
Quebec's legislative assembly approved on Wednesday a law that bans facial coverings, including the niqab or burqa, for government workers and anyone receiving public services in the Canadian province. Bus drivers in Montreal have asked the government for clear direction in applying the new law so they don't have to make judgment calls about who can and can't board public buses.
Meanwhile the rest of the country are expected to receive less severe winds although they could still potentially reach 110kph. This time gusts of 50-60 miles per hour are expected inland with 70 miles per hour winds in coastal areas, which, according to the Met Office , should expect large waves and potential flooding, with disruption to transport was likely.
Russian President Vladimir Putin, left, shakes hands with Jack Ma, chairman of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group, at a meeting of the Valdai International Discussion Club in Sochi, Russia, on Thursday, Oct. Navalny. "He said that everyone has the right to make their own decisions and that they must accept responsibility for them", she said. Russian officials say Mr.