Turkish officials late last week said Mattis had reassured them by letter that arms given to the Syrian Kurds would be taken back and that the US would provide Turkey with a regular list of arms give to the fighters. Coalition forces on the ground have accused pro-regime fighters of targeting them in recent weeks, as they shot down two Iran-made attack drones and a Syrian fighter jet.
Even the U.S., Saudi Arabia's trusty ally, is skeptical that they can be satisfied, with U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson saying Sunday that the list of demands would be "very hard to meet". According to diplomats and analysts briefed by Bloomberg and Reuters , the demands are severe, and Qatar is likely to reject them. Besides, Qatar would have to pay to the demanding countries certain compensations, and all the terms should be observed within ten days.
The National Weather Service said the MS coast received almost a foot of rain over the four-day period ending Saturday , the most in the region. On Friday evening, West Virginia Gov. The Gulf of Mexico region is home to about 17 percent of U.S. crude and 5 percent of dry natural gas output, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
Members of the media were present in the Oval Office for the beginning of their first conversation, and Mr Trump made the unusual move of inviting RTÉ correspondent Caitriona Perry to say hello to Mr Varadkar. Patrick's Day visit in March of this year. The Taoiseach also held a call with the UK Prime Minister, Theresa May, this afternoon in which they discussed the ongoing efforts to restore the Executive in Northern Ireland ahead of Thursday's deadline, and the supply and confidence ...
Kushner travelled to Ramallah, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank , for two hours of talks with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas after iftar, the evening meal that breaks the daily Ramadan fast. Kushner was joined by US Ambassador David Friedman on the visit. According to USA officials, the visit comes as part of Washington's ongoing efforts to revive the stalled Israeli-Palestinian peace processes.
Reports said soon after Eid prayers, stone pelting youth carrying Pakistani flags and raising anti-India slogans, clashed with security forces in Anantnag town of South Kashmir in which five police men, including a Dy SP, were injured. Despite restraint by security forces, incidents of stone pelting and clashes were reported. Similar street fighting also broke out in Kulgam, Shopian and Pulwama towns in southern Kashmir.