Former Vice President Joe Biden formally joined the crowded Democratic presidential contest on Thursday, declaring the "soul of this nation" at stake if President Donald Trump wins re-election. Biden would be the most experienced politician in the race, and the second-oldest, after 77-year-old Bernie Sanders . Since the vice-presidency, Mr Biden has enjoyed relative popularity among Democrats.
In a joint statement on April 25, France and Germany - the European guarantors of the 2015 Minsk agreements - said Putin's decree "goes against the spirit and aims" of the Minsk process, which seeks to establish a stable cease-fire in the conflict in parts of eastern Ukraine's Donbas region and then proceed to a political settlement.
More than 900 people died when the storm brought devastation to Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe. Giving a further update on Cyclone Idai government said excavations for ablution facilities have been completed at nine schools while significant quantities of building materials have already been moved to strategic sites.
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (center) walks along a street after arriving in the Russian city of Vladivostok on Wednesday. Pompeo, who traveled to Pyongyang four times a year ago, said he "absolutely" believed that Kim was willing to take a major step to give up his nuclear weapons in return for less isolation.
While not every USA service member deployed to the border is armed, many - including those performing the "mobile surveillance camera" mission, like the two confronted by the Mexican soldiers - are armed for self-protection. Mexico has returned 15,000 migrants in the past 30 days, a senior government official said on Tuesday, pointing to an uptick in deportations in the face of pressure from Trump to stem the flow of people north.
During a CNN town hall on Monday, instead of answering questions, Harris dodged by saying she wanted to have a conversation. In a follow-up question, CNN anchor Chris Cuomo told Sanders , "You're writing an opposition ad against you by saying you think the Boston Marathon bomber should vote, not after he pays his debt to society, but while he's in jail".