Mosul , Iraq's second-largest city has been under Islamic State's control since mid-2014. Iraqi troops waging a six-week-old offensive against the militants controlling Mosul have advanced into eastern city districts, while other forces have sealed Mosul's southern and northern approaches and 10 days ago blocked the road west.
Maw also stated that the Bank of Scotland had assured him that its polymer notes - printed on De La Rue's Safeguard substrate - were vegan . Ali Ryland, from the United Kingdom -based Vegan Society, told BBC radio she was not surprised at the makeup of the cash, considering the widespread use of animal derivatives in everyday products, but was disappointed "just to hear again that animals are being used and exploited in this way".
Club president Juan Carlos de la Cuesta said: "We offer our support and solidarity with the Chapecoense club". The plane slammed into a mountainside near Medellin on Monday night as the team flew to face Atletico Nacional for the Copa Sudamericana , which is South America's equivalent of the Europa League, Reuters reported.
Bergdahl allegedly deserted his Army outpost in Afghanistan in 2009 and was taken prisoner, and held in captivity for 5 years, by the Taliban. However, if Bergdahl is found guilty of his two charges, he could face life in prison. What do we know about Bergdahl's disappearance? US military prosecutors have said the 45-day search for Bergdahl after he left his post put soldiers' lives at risk and diverted attention from the fight against the Taliban.
In fact, claims that Ford and Carrier won't invest in Mexico aren't entirely true since Ford has no plans of slowing down its growth in Mexico and Carrier had already doubled its investment projects in Mexico before news broke that they wouldn't be outsourcing 1,000 Indiana-based jobs to Mexico.
The tremors were also felt in north-east India. The epicentre was located in the bordering area of Solukhumbu and Ramechhap Districts in northern Nepal , Xinhua news agency quoted the National Seismological Centre as saying. More details are awaited. The great quake of April 25, 2015, killed at least 8,900 people and injured many. An quake with an epicenter near Mount Everest on Monday, November 28 woke up people in Nepal , which is still recovering from last year's devastating ...