Izmir , Turkey's third-largest city after Istanbul and Ankara, has largely been spared from an escalation of violence in the country since mid-2015. 2 terrorists, a police officer, and a court worker died in the shootout. IS claimed that attack, which it said was a reprisal for Turkey's military operations in Syria.
Train said the militant group has flown Islamic State flags in their camps and Maguid, along with other local militant group leaders, appeared in a video circulated a year ago, pledging allegiance to IS. Maguid, 32, appeared in a video circulated on social media networks past year with the leaders of other local militant groups pledging allegiance to ISIS.
The Obama administration imposed sanctions Thursday on a son of September 11 mastermind Osama bin Laden, saying the younger bin Laden poses a risk to US national security. Bin Laden's participation in al-Qaeda programs was highlighted in letters found during the Navy SEAL raid on his father's compound. According to BBC News, Professor Fawaz Gerges, an expert on Middle East politics, told BBC Radio 4 that Hamza Bin Laden is his father's successor in the al-Qaeda organization.
Speaking to reporters on Capitol Hill, McConnell wryly called Schumer's comment an "expansion" of the so-called "Biden rule", a reference to comments then-Sen. Schumer pointed out 60 votes are necessary to stop debate on a nomination through a filibuster and Republicans will hold 52 Senate seats. Schumer's play is likley meant to pressure Trump into selecting a moderate.
This is because other companies have not sought similar concessions - including easing labelling and local sourcing norms as well as reducing excise and import duties - for starting manufacturing in the country, and therefore the government will not be able to relax rules only for Apple, the sources said asking not to be quoted.
THERE'S a Helensburgh connection to the Celebrity Big Brother house this year in the form of Scots actor James Cosmo. Ray J, who was rumoured to be dating Houston at the time, was also there. Celebrity Big Brother 2017 is set to air nightly on Channel 5 . Calum Best had a priceless reaction to seeing his mother Angie enter the CBB house last night.