The news left the party reeling and set the stage for a showdown between populist and more radical, hard-right forces. During tense standoffs, around 50 people clashed with police on horseback, said Broadcaster n-tv, while police used pepper spray on the protestors, a TV correspondent said.
Then on Friday, White House budget director Mick Mulvaney said either the bill includes Trump's border wall and defense spending increase or it must defund a major part of the Affordable Care Act. Trump's administration has indicated that the wall is a high priority and that they will do what they can to fund it. The Republican president's demand that Mexico pay for the border wall triggered a diplomatic crisis with the southern USA neighbour during the first week of his presidency.
He was arrested in February on suspicion of plotting to kill officers but was released because of lack of evidence. The man was a French national who shot two officers in 2001 after being stopped by a police vehicle, the source said. The attack brought back the recurrent campaign theme of France's fight against Islamic extremism, one of the mainstays of the anti-immigration platform of far-right leader Marine Le Pen and also, to a lesser extent, of Fillon, a former prime minister.
The updated number of specific soldiers killed or wounded in the attack Friday was not immediately clear. Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid said the fighters set off an explosion, allowing suicide bombers armed with small arms to breach the base.
In the first two months of 2017, GM has not produced any vehicles, while total Venezuelan auto production was just 240 vehicles, down 50 percent over the same period previous year. after the USA personal care giant said it was no longer possible to manufacture in the crisis-wracked nation due to a lack of materials. President Nicolas Maduro accused Kimberly-Clark of participating in an worldwide plot to damage Venezuela's economy and said his socialist government would provide public funds ...
The Dieselgate debacle continues as Judge Sean Cox has approved a settlement negotiated by Volkswagen and the U.S. Justice Department. To view the full article, register now. 'Volkswagen deeply regrets the behaviour that gave rise to this case... "Plain and simple it was wrong", Doess said. "We have worked tirelessly to address the misconduct that took place within our company and make things right for our affected customers", the company said in a statement on Friday.