AJC Chief Executive Officer Director David Harris noted the striking contrast between the prime minister's remarks and those of President Abbas, who addressed the General Assembly shortly before the Israeli leader. Taking Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to task for attacking Israel in his General Assembly address, Netanyahu said the Palestinian leader was welcome to speak before Israel's parliament.
Hassan Rouhani on Thursday said that "Pakistan's security is security of Iran". Iranian leaders have repeatedly denounced as "theft" a U.S. Supreme Court ruling in April that nearly $2 billion in frozen Iranian assets must be paid to American families of those killed in attacks blamed on the Islamic Republic.
The test explosion, the most powerful to date, was carried out on the 68th anniversary of the founding of North Korea's government. To be blunt, the UNSCR is not a reliable means of deterrence - it has never been, and it will never be. For example, a unified country could be non-nuclear, and any USA military forces that remained on the peninsula could be fewer and farther south than they are now.
The Indian Army has claimed to have recovered arms, ammunition and food and medicine packets with Pakistani markings during the combing operations at the military base in Uri . Defence spokesman Col S D Goswami said, "Our troops deployed in Uri sector, reacting to a suspicious movement intercepted a group of terrorists near the LoC and foiled an infiltration bid".
There was more than a note of exasperation in US Secretary of State John Kerry's remarks Sunday when he demanded the global community show it "can end this seemingly endless sense of deterioration and chaos" in Syria. But in a sign of the increasing messiness of Syria's overlapping wars, Washington was still on the defensive itself Tuesday. None has made a lasting impact.
Rahami faces two counts of using and attempting to use weapons of mass destruction , as well as one count of bombing and attempting to bomb a place of public use and public transportation. Officials say that Aziza Bibi Rahami, whose first name has also been reported as Azia, is not in custody and is not considered a suspect. He continued: "Once they picked up the bag, they seemed incredulous".