Clark, in a statement posted on her Liberal Party's website, said she hopes the federal government will enact the ban quickly. "By doing so, British Columbia will establish the world's first greenhouse gas benchmark for thermal coal - and make it uncompetitive to ship through B.C.
Despite having previously warned against USA intervention in Syria, Trump ordered the strikes against Syrian government targets in early April after accusing the regime of using chemical weapons in a deadly attack on civilians. Speaking during a joint news conference following talks at his Black Sea residence, Putin said accusations of meddling in the 2016 US presidential election were "simply rumors" that were being used as part of the political fight in Washington.
The document does not contain an explicit call for Israel's destruction, but says "Hamas rejects any alternative to the full and complete liberation of Palestine, from the river to the sea". Hamas swept Palestinian parliamentary elections in 2006 but the global community refused to deal with any government in which it participated until it renounced violence and recognised Israel and past peace agreements.
Leaving the orange-and-blue fever of downtown Edmonton and heading west to the picturesque Okanagan Valley was a retreat that gave the Ducks a sense of solitude amid the intensity and all-consuming atmosphere that is the Stanley Cup playoffs.
Late Sunday, congressional leaders agreed to a deal that would keep the federal government funded through September. Trump referenced the health care measure during a White House ceremony honoring the Air Force's football team, asking lawmakers how the bill was faring.
Earlier Tuesday, in anticipation of the resolution's adoption, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu declared: "We [Israel] does not believe in UNESCO". Over the years, Hamas has carried out shooting, bombing and rocket attacks in Israel. The building was leased to the United Nations in 1967 to monitor the ceasfire between Israel and its Arab neighbors following the Six Day War.