Platinum gained 0.6 percent to $897.55, after touching $890.50, its lowest since December. Sterling declined against dollar on Wednesday as sterling came under selling pressure as nerves around Brexit negotiations and firmer dollar across the board weighed on Sterling.
The White House said in a statement that Trump would meet with both Netanyahu and Abbas during the visit, but gave no specifics concerning dates. Like previous US leaders, Trump faces numerous obstacles in the long-shot bid. In the West Bank, the main focus appears to be a hunger strike by hundreds of Palestinian prisoners held by Israel, now in its 18th day. As Abbas and Trump met, several thousand Palestinians attended a solidarity rally for the prisoners, with speakers calling for a ...
The sources further said one of the mortar shell fired from Afghan side hit a house in village bordering Afghanistan, injuring seven people including two women and three children. In February, it was closed along with other crossings after a series of terrorist attacks, which Pakistan said were launched by militants hiding in Afghanistan.
It added that the Swedish embassy in Pyongyang, which handles issues involving United States citizens as Washington has no diplomatic ties with the North, was "actively involved" in talks. Cheong Seong-chang, a senior research fellow at the Sejong Institute, said that North Korea showed strong complaints over China's cooperation with the U.S.in employing sanctions against the North.
The Mahali's rose to fame after BJP president Amit Shah dined at their house. "Through a vicious campaign, they (BJP) wanted the dedicated AAP volunteers to believe that I was leaving the party to join them", he said. During his north Bengal trip, Shah had eaten his lunch sitting on the floor of Raju Mahali's modest house at Dakkhin Katiajote village in the Naxalbari area.
Dozens of people have gathered outside a convenience store where a black man was shot last summer, after news broke that two Baton Rouge police officers would not be charged in connection with his death. The prosecutor said officer Blane Salamoni fired three more shots into Sterling's back when he began to sit up and move. A police report says Sterling was initially jolted with a stun gun after he didn't comply with the officers' commands to put his hands on the hood of a vehicle.