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.
Lawyers for the defense argued that Azaria believed Sharif may have been wearing a concealed explosive vest and that he was acting in self defense. Judge Maya Heller added that a statement by the soldier following the shooting in which he said the terrorist deserved to die had "serious significance" in the decision.
One guard and six prisoners were killed in the two-hour firefight. The attack, which was immediately followed by an nearly two-hour firefight with responding authorities, left one jail staff member and five inmates dead. Peter John Bungat, provincial jail warden, of the plan to spring some inmates. The government signed a peace deal with MILF in 2014, but clashes still occur with smaller groups.