He said the US Congress should instead conduct a probe on the US human rights violations in other parts of the world. James McGovern of MA and Rep. Jackie Speier of California took turns criticizing Duterte and his bloody anti-drug war during the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission hearing in Washington.
Trump supporters meanwhile, back the president's attempts to stick it to the so-called mainstream media who are pursuing a "witch hunt" against him. " The Failing New York Times foiled US attempt to kill the single most wanted terrorist, Al-Baghdadi", the president said in a message on Twitter at 6:45 a.m.
He said Abdullah must tell "his friends" in Pakistan to stop exporting terror and meddling in Kashmir. "Be it America or China, they should mind their own business ". God forbid, does Farooq want our situation similar to them? BJP MP Subramanian Swamy said, "In my opinion Farooq Abdullah should go to some third country.He is not talking in favour of India".
The Pentagon announced the move to withhold $50 million in "coalition support funds" in a statement Friday, saying it had determined Pakistan had not taken "sufficient action" against the Haqqani network , the Taliban offshoot responsible for numerous attacks on civilians and military targets in neighboring Afghanistan .
Some reports say at least 10 police officers were killed, while local officials put the figure at 35. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and USA troops are in Helmand to assist Afghan troops. Bigzad said another 20 members of a local police force were missing following Friday's firefight. Since the global drawdown in 2014, the Taliban has seized territory across the province, leaving the provincial capital, Lashkar Gah , and the economic hub, Gereshk, as some of the only areas still in ...
House security immediately pounced on the protesters and escorted them outside the session hall and to the legislative security building, where they were held. In a letter to Congress last week, Duterte stressed the need to extend martial law until December 31, 2017, saying terror threats continue to hang over the Mindanao region and that more time is needed to crush the terror network.