And he and others in the White House are basically becoming the only people left in Washington, D.C., at least, that can't seem to answer that question one way or the other. Spicer's response comes amid reports that he will leave the briefing podium to become Senior Adviser for Communications, although nothing has been finalized yet.
Devastated buildings, piles of rubble and putrid corpses of extremists: apocalyptic scenes unfold in the Old City of Mosul where Iraqi forces are battling the last ISIS group fighters. US -backed Iraqi special forces said Sunday they've retaken two-thirds of the Old City, but it's come at a cost. In Syria, the Islamic State-held city of Raqqa, is almost encircled by a US -backed, Kurdish-led coalition.
That would bring to an end half of the Islamic State self-declared caliphate in 2014, although Islamic State continues to hold positions in Syria. Smoke rises from clashes in the Old City of Mosul, Iraq June 27, 2017. Residents who have escaped from the Old City, say that they have little food, water or medicine in the Old City. The Iraqi government had once hoped to take Mosul by the end of past year, but the fighting has dragged on as the militants reinforced positions in civilian ...
In an ominous statement issued with no supporting evidence or further explanation, Press Secretary Sean Spicer said the USA had "identified potential preparations for another chemical weapons attack by the Assad regime that would likely result in the mass murder of civilians, including innocent children".
The Hammers have been pursuing new attacking options this summer and were keen to bring in the 20-year-old striker from KAS Eupen after he netted 22 league goals . Onyekuru will become the latest Blues arrival of the summer after they struck a deal with KAS Eupen for the promising Nigeria worldwide. Everton are also close to signing Malaga striker Sandro Ramirez for £5.2m.
Obama instead opted for a Russian-brokered deal with the Assad regime in which Assad would give up his chemical weapons arsenal . The United States' main priority is still ISIS, and despite the recent incidents with Syria , there's no reason to think that priority has changed.