One of the Chlorine attacks took place in Talmenes, in the Idlib governorate, on 21 April, 2014 and the other in Sarmin, in the same province, on 16 March, 2015, JIM found. President Bashar-al Assad and ISIS have both used chemical weapons against Syrian people, a United Nations report found. The US ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power called the use of chemical weapons "a barbaric tool, repugnant to the conscience of mankind".
Labour leadership candidate Owen Smith said the Prime Minister was "running scared". The June referendum on Britain's EU membership was not legally binding, creating uncertainty over whether the Prime Minister would have the authority to begin the process of leaving the 28 member state union without the British Parliament formally voting for it.
Turkey on Wednesday sent tanks across the border to help Syrian rebels retake the key Islamic State-held town of Jarablus and to conta. Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan and other senior officials have made clear that the incursion is as much about pushing away Islamic State as it is about preventing Kurdish forces filling the void left as the Islamists withdraw.
The images were part of a campaign promoting the Rio 2016 Paralympics and appeared on Vogue Brazil's Instagram account, along with the hashtag that translates to "We are all Paralympians". The campaign has been equally unpopular on Twitter, with many people asking why the shoot didn't feature people with disabilities. Allow them to do that by using actual Paralympians, not able-bodied models.
North Korean state radio service Pyongyang Broadcasting delivered the message 45 minutes past midnight, Pyongyang time , after the conclusion of a musical program idolizing former leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il. Outside of hotels catering to foreigners, access to the full-blown internet in North Korea is for the super-elite only - a few hundred people or maybe 1,000 at most.
Abe said the key to economic growth is industrialization. Prime Minister Abe laid a wreath at the mausoleum of the late Mzee Jomo Kenyatta, the first President of Kenya, which is located within the National Assembly of Kenya. In line with these development agendas, the Nairobi meeting will discuss some thematic issues that Africa has been facing since the TICAD-V in Yokohama, Japan, in 2013.