Azaria will be sentenced at a future hearing in several weeks. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at first backed up his then defense minister Moshe Yaalon in his criticism of Azaria's actions. Military prosecutor Nadav Weissman said the verdict was "important, clear, decisive and speaks for itself". Israel's U.N. Mission said the amount represents the portion of Israel's contribution to the U.N.'s regular budget totalling more than $40 million allocated "to anti-Israel bodies".
The mission, kept secret from all but a handful in Downing Street, has paved the way for a visit after the new president's inauguration on January 20. Ms Hill and Mr Timothy, together with a senior civil servant, met several of the president-elect's most senior advisers in... Whereas Obama said that Britain would be "at the back of the queue" to secure a trade deal with the US post-Brexit, Trump told Farage Britain would be "at the front".
In a tweet posted early Friday, Trump defended his plan to use congressional appropriations and accused the media of falsely claiming that Mexico would not pay for the wall . Republican congressman Luke Messer of IN told reporters that Trump could fund a 2006 border security law as part of a large spending bill to avoid Democratic opposition.
But he said the situation had now been brought under control. It has not been revealed if police believe the two prison riots are related. The riot also enabled 184 inmates to escape. At least 93 prisoners have been killed in three separate prison riots this week in Brazil, sparking fears that months of violence between drug gangs who control numerous country's prisons was spiraling out of control.
The statue - a copy of one that sits across the road from the Japanese embassy in Seoul - was initially removed after being set up by South Korean activists in the southern port city on Wednesday last week. Biden told Abe that Washington strongly expected the two nations to carry out the agreement, which it supports, a ministry statement said. Senior foreign-ministry officials from Japan, South Korea and the USA met earlier this week in Washington, discussing the North and sharing their ...
The Independent adds Brand Paul McCartney to the list of attendees, along side directors J.J. Abrams, George Lucas , Usher and Samuel L. Jackson are also said to attend. If the final transfers go according to plan, only about 40 prisoners will remain at Guantanamo, despite Mr Obama's pledge to close the controversial facility at the United States naval base in Cuba.