It is a threat to all civilized nations. " Face the Nation " host John Dickerson asked the secretary of defense Saturday for his take on the Paris accord, specifically the national security role of climate change. "The American people and the American military will never get used to civilian casualties", Mattis said. "The problems that we confront are going to lead to an era of frequent skirmishing".
And when offered a chance to join a picture with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan , about half of them said no. Ryan did not mention that the Friday feeling also included being snubbed by 100 other eighth-graders who chose the parking lot over the politician.
Interior Minister Abdul Reza Rahmani Fazli said Raisi received 38.5%, or 15.7m votes - not enough to take the election to a second round. Moderate Hassan Rouhani will repeat as Iran " s head of state after being declared the victor of the presidential election with 57 percent of the votes, Interior Minister Abdolreza Rahmani-Fazli announced today.
The Senate now has 52 Republicans and 48 Democrats. "The House has compromised enough on this issue", Straus said at a hastily organized news conference, moments after he adjourned his chamber without appointing members of a conference committee that might have sought to work more on the issue.
The Post reported earlier that investigators are focusing on meetings he held in December with Moscow's ambassador and the head of a Russian bank that has been under United States sanctions since 2014. Kushner's involvement in the proposed back channel was first reported by The Washington Post , which said he proposed using Russian diplomatic facilities for the discussions, apparently to make them more hard to monitor.
Bahraini security forces on Tuesday raided the home of the kingdom's Shi'ite Muslim spiritual leader and shot dead at least one demonstrator during the operation. Activists stressed that Al-Dirazi was arrested after the sentence was issued and he was directly transferred to Jaw prison to serve his sentence. As the assault continues, the government has refused to accredit some journalists and arrested a news agency photographer and social media activist.