If the militants needed to send a message, Ramadan provided a convenient context. Ramadan is traditionally viewed as the most holy and spiritual month in the Islamic calendar, a time of penance and temperance. But as IS militants are pushed out of towns and cities, the group has increased insurgent attacks in Iraqi government-held territory and beyond. "ISIS and its followers have been fairly clear in saying that Saudi Arabia is their ultimate prize", Nazer says.
U.S. Sen. Tom Udall, D-N.M., sent condolences to the families of the officers who were shot and killed in Dallas on Thursday "while protecting people who were peacefully exercising their First Amendment rights". 'We can not, must not, vilify police officers. The attacks in Dallas took place during a protest against police violence following the shooting deaths of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.
The South's military declined to confirm those details citing its policy of not publicly commenting on intelligence matters. North Korea and South Korea are technically still at war as their 1950-53 conflict ended in an armistice, not a peace treaty.
OSAKA, Japan Japan's Panasonic Corp said it expects strong demand for its lithium-ion batteries from Tesla Motors Inc to help more than double its annual sales of automobile-related batteries in three years. Furthermore, it also mentioned in another blog post that following the May deadly crash in Florida " there is no evidence to suggest that Autopilot was not operating as designed and as described to users ".
Rescuers used rubber boats to move people around in waist-high floodwaters. Super Typhoon Nepartak blasted Taiwan with 150 mile per hour winds on Thursday night and Friday, local time . Although wind speeds are expected to fall to around 17 kilometres per hour by the time the typhoon reaches mainland China, torrential rain is set to exacerbate local flooding that has left 140 people dead or missing.
The protesters had gathered after a Minnesota officer on Wednesday fatally shot Philando Castile while he was in a auto with a woman and a child in a St. News organizations have been using various live streaming tools, including Facebook Live and Periscope, to produce "behind the scenes" and "raw" style content outside the bounds of normal coverage for some time .