The principle was born as regulators, consumer advocates and internet companies voiced concern about what broadband companies could do with their power as the gateway to the internet - blocking or slowing down apps that rival their own services, for example.
The group is based in neighboring Borno state and has been blamed for scores of similar attacks over the years. He said that suspected Boko Haram suicide bombers carried out the attack. The town's name was changed temporarily to Madinatul Islam, or "City of Islam" in Arabic, during the brief Boko Haram occupation. Boko Haram typically mounts suicide attacks in crowded public places such as mosques and markets.
During the meeting, Putin was full of praise for the Syrian President and his work fighting ISIS. "During these two years, the successes that have been achieved thanks to the assistance of the Air and Space Forces of the Russian Federation and the Syrian army are evident", Assad said, according to a readout of the meeting.
The manhunt for a suspect accused of killing a Pennsylvania police officer is over. District Attorney John Peck said Shaw was attempting to pull the SUV over for a traffic violation that he characterized as "something minor". Police filed drug and flee/elude charges against Harper who is now in the Westmoreland County Jail. Investigators say Holt fled the scene following the shooting, while the driver - identified by as Tavon Harper - sped off.
Mugabe had been expected to announce his resignation in a televised speech last night, but instead told viewers he would continue to preside over his party at a congress next month. But Mugabe refused to resign, prompting the impeachment procedure which would have been the only legal was to force him out. Tiring of his political overreach, members of his own party turned against him after he dismissed Vice President Emmerson Mnangagwa to make way for his ambitious wife Grace.
Egypt's presidency said Aoun, a Hezbollah ally, also spoke with Sisi to discuss developments. Mr Hariri said he would return to Lebanon tomorrow for the country's Independence Day celebrations. Hariri, a long-time ally of Saudi Arabia, cited fear of assassination and meddling by Iran and Hezbollah in the Arab world in his resignation speech.