In fact, White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement: "A vehicle ride of two and a half hours, each way, would have required closures to substantial portions of the Paris roadways for the President's motorcade, on short notice".
First lady Melania Trump joined her husband for the act of mercy carried out during a light-hearted ceremony in the White House Rose Garden. "Today's lucky bird and guest of honor is named "Peas.' Along with his alternate named 'Carrots.' The victor of this vote was decided by a fair and open election conducted on the White House website".
A U.S. Navy SEAL who shot Osama bin Laden pushed back at President Donald Trump after the president called his superior a Hillary Clinton "fan" - saying the mission to take out the nation's top terror target was 'bipartisan'. No Pakistani was involved in 9/11 but Pak [istan] made a decision to participate in US War on Terror. 2. Host Chris Wallace tried to ask Trump about McRaven's comment that his press attacks were the "greatest threat to democracy" in his lifetime.
On Monday evening Northern Ireland's Democratic Unionist Party , which has a formal agreement to vote with the Conservatives on budget matters, abstained and voted against the government on amendments to the Treasury's Finance Bill. The Tory MP and Brexiteer said that it was a "tactical decision" not to submit all 48 letters at once, and that it was created to be a "burning fuse".
The oil and gas deal will be beneficial for stocks with stakes in oil and gas, said BPI Securities head of active advisory group Tristan Valerio. In the same statement, Malacañang also praised the Chinese leader's efforts in upholding a conducive environment while dealing with the South China Sea issue.
Senior Taliban officials met with a "high-ranking" USA delegation in Qatar on November 14, 15 and 16, the militant group said in a WhatsApp message, without mentioning Khalilzad. "The Taliban are saying that they don't believe that they can succeed militarily". In meetings in Kabul, Khalilzad is expected to press Afghan President Ashraf Ghani to cobble together his own negotiating team, which could prove hard given the deep divisions within the government.