He said: "Their appearance was shocking". Reuters reported that one eyewitness had seen the body of his relative strung up from an electricity pole along with three other men who had attempted to escape IS-held areas. A woman who successfully managed to flee said she escaped while militants were distracted checking her bag for valuables. "I fear those [families] who stayed in Daesh's grip met a awful fate", she said, calling ISIL by its Arab name.
The trades union executive member said Zuma is no longer the "right person" to lead the country. In his first public remarks about Thursday's midnight reshuffle, Mr Zuma yesterday also urged his Cabinet to reach out and reassure worldwide investors, following the dismissal of former finance minister Pravin Gordhan .
Claire McCaskill, who said that in the Senate nobody believes that Trump's wall will be built along the lines the president has set forth, Kelly acknowledged that a cement wall along the more than 3,000 kilometers (1,800 miles) of border with Mexico is undoable.
Choe said President Donald Trump was guilty of "creating a war situation" on the Korean Peninsula by dispatching USA forces to the region. The North has said it has developed and would launch a missile that can strike the mainland United States, but officials and experts believe it is some time away from mastering all the necessary technology.
Iran has managed to sign a string of multibillion-dollar civilian aircraft deals since sanctions were lifted, but many ordinary Iranians are still waiting on hoped-for economic benefits of the nuclear agreement to trickle down. A lawmaker denounced as "regressive" the move by former president, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad , to enter the presidential contest, noting that it would ultimately play out in favor of the incumbent President Hassan Rouhani's reelection bid.
North Korea fired an unidentified missile on Sunday morning, but the test failed - blowing up nearly immediately, a United States military spokesman says. While there, Pence also reiterated the "ironclad and immutable" relationship between the USA and South Korea, and Trump's desire to achieve security in the region "through peaceable means, through negotiations".