In a statement, the French embassy here said the focus of the talks will be on maritime security ties in the Indo-Pacific, counter-terror cooperation and strengthening overall bilateral defence partnership. The Rafale jets add strategic depth and strength to India's air combat capabilities with their multi-role capacities, including electronic warfare, air defence, ground support, and in-depth strikes.
In the wake of the publication of the controversial legislation, European Union officials considered instructing Michel Barnier , the EU's chief negotiator, to walk out of talks that are under way in London to hammer out an agreement on Britain's future trade relationship with the 27-member bloc.
The Chinese troops, sources said, "have not moved back". "They are within clear visible range and Indian troops are keeping a close watch on the activities of the Chinese", IANS quoted its source as saying. Blaming China for the situation of the last four months in the Ladakh sector that was a "direct result" of the Chinese side trying to unilaterally change the status quo at the Line of Actual Control (LAC), India had also last week clearly said the "way ahead" was "negotiations" ...
Dr. Barker and Dr. Raveendran said more details were needed on the pause of the trial to draw any firm conclusions. National Institutes of Health Director Francis Collins, testifying at a Senate hearing on Wednesday, said that such an action was "not at all unprecedented".
Kristi Noem blasted a study that labeled the recent Sturgis motorcycle rally in her state a coronavirus "superspreader" event , noting the study had not been peer reviewed and modeling had been far off in predicting hospitalizations in the state.
The report said the wounded were taken to Kings County Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. "I just got shot, and I turned around; my son was on the ground", she added . "Except for that incident overwhelmingly we had a peaceful weekend in Central Brooklyn", he said. The boy was among the five people injured in a shooting that occurred during a J'Ourvet celebration that has often been marred by violence.