Syrian government forces bolstered by Russian air strikes are making progress in the battleground city of Aleppo , rolling back the short-lived gains of a rebel offensive. He said the Russian military had informed the US about the incident. The Russian military says it has informed the USA that it believes rebels in the Syrian city of Aleppo have deployed "toxic substances", BBC News reports.
Bach also urged a full revision of the world's entire anti-doping system and welcomed the voiced support of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) to follow the proposed intention of the global Olympic body. But Zhukov said long jumper Darya Klishina will be able to compete. A major revamping of the Olympic's anti-doping system will likely be the next issue the worldwide sporting community will wrestle.
A federal judge on Friday threw out as unconstitutional a host of Wisconsin election laws passed in recent years, saying they unfairly benefited Republicans who had enacted them and made it more hard for Democrats to vote. "We can not ignore the record evidence that, because of race, the legislature enacted one of the largest restrictions of the franchise in modern North Carolina history ", said the decision, which Republicans said they would appeal.
Two of British Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn's former economic advisers have backed his rival Owen Smith for leading the party in the 2020 general election. "We're a party that's doing very well and going places". The group quit their posts amid Mr Corbyn's leadership turmoil in protest at their belief their advice would never be implemented in Government under his stewardship.
Schricker said at Pence's Raleigh, North Carolina, town hall. Stewart addressed the Norfolk crowd before Pence took the stage, as did E.W. Jackson, Virginia Republicans' 2013 nominee for lieutenant governor. He described how someone had posted a caption underneath a picture of him on a motorcycle online, saying, "Born to be mild". This time it's Donald Trump's Republican running mate, Mike Pence.
In Damascus , a visiting top Iranian lawmaker said the Syrian government and its allies seek to "liberate" tens of thousands of Aleppo's residents from the grip of what he called terrorist groups. "If they lose, it will be hard for them to launch a new assault to break the siege", Abdel Rahman said. Seizing control of Aleppo would be the biggest victory for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in five years of fighting, and would demonstrate a dramatic shift of fortunes in his favour ...