None are said to be in critical condition. The pilot of the flight had provided the prior information to airport authorities concerning the fault in the landing gear before making the emergency landing. George said the runway has been closed for other flights, when it, however, was a secondary runway. Pakistan's airline industry has been tarnished by a string of tragic accidents in recent years.
A Russian airliner has crashed in Egypt's restive Sinai Peninsula, the office of the country's prime minister says. The plane crash in Egypt in which 224 people are feared dead is the second tragedy to strike the Russian airline involved in four years.
The leaders decided that reception capacities should be boosted in Greece and along the Balkans migration route to shelter 100,000 more people as winter looms. Agreements were also made that refugees who do not wish to seek global protection are not allowed to cross borders, and that each country should inform its neighbor when transporting refugees to certain locations along the borders.
Bittman will be helping the Purple Carrot in developing menus, and would write for its website. "Short of my going into someone's home each night myself to help them make dinner, this is about as direct a way as I can imagine to help them answer the question; 'What are we going to eat tonight?' Purple Carrot takes the guesswork out of eating well".
ACE takes into account a hurricane's wind speeds over its entire lifetime. Slightly weakened, the storm is expected to hit the mainland on Tuesday morning near the port of Mukalla, which has been run by a tribal council and Al Qaeda militants since the army and government institutions withdrew in April.
The Prime Minister's Office also published statement saying that "Israels policy on Temple Mount is that there is no change to the Temple Mount status quo, as stated in the prime minister's statement Saturday". Israel has adamantly denied the accusations. Yet despite the verbal efforts to quell the problem, the Muslim authorities at the site remain convinced the status quo is being slowly eroded by steady Jewish encroachment.