USA strikes Syria: What you need to know

Russia's military said the strike had an "extremely low" military impact, with fewer than half of the 59 missiles reaching the airbase. "The United States took a very measured step last night". "About five hours later, the UAV returned and the ho... More..

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Here's how much United States missile attack in Syria cost

One theory advanced by US military officials is that the hospital bombing sought to cover up any evidence of the prior chemical attack. Elsewhere in Syria, at least seven people were killed in air strikes ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Delhi, Dhaka agree on 22 deals

India will finance a diesel pipeline from Numaligarh to Parbatipur. The Teesta deal was set to be signed during the former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Bangladesh in September, 2011, but Mamata Ba...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Stockholm attack: Arrested man thought to be truck driver

The arrest came Friday night when officers apprehended a suspect in the northern Stockholm suburbs who matched the description of a man seen in surveillance footage earlier in the day. At least two people remai...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

'Regime change... is going to happen': USA on Assad's future in Syria

The Russian foreign ministry said the decision showed once more that there was little to gain from talking to Britain, which it said had no real influence over world affairs. "This man who is now in office in A...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Korea puts nuclear missile on the table

Another is April 15, the 105th birthday anniversary of late North Korean founder Kim Il Sung, current leader Kim Jong-un's grandfather. During a 45-minute phone conversation proposed by Washington following...More..

Jurgen Klopp: What I really think about Liverpool's win over Stoke
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Jurgen Klopp: What I really think about Liverpool's win over Stoke

Klopp also claimed that "sports science" dictated that Firmino should be on the bench, but was surely the case after the Everton game, too? Stoke forced the next chance, a low 20-yard drive from Marco Arnauto...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

North Korea calls US strikes on Syria "unforgivable"

The European Union asked North Korea to "cease its provocations and to abandon all nuclear weapons and existing nuclear programs", and to begin talks with the global community. And Pyongyang has shown no sign...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Abe, Trump agree on close coordination over N. Korea issues

During the conversation, Trump briefed Abe on his just-concluded meeting with Xi. PYONGYANG, Korea, Democratic People's Republic Of - North Korea has vowed to bolster its defences to protect itself against ai...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Trump, Japan's Abe Agree to Keep Unity on North Korea: NHK

The report did not name the official, which is common in KCNA reports. The statement said that North Korea, which regards Syria as an ally, was not surprised that this U.S. North Korea has long claimed that t...More..

Tillerson steps up on Syria, Russia after avoiding spotlight
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Tillerson steps up on Syria, Russia after avoiding spotlight

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson announced Saturday he cancelled a planned visit to Moscow to concentrate on the situation in Syria. However, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will visit Moscow a...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Syrian town hit by chemical attack is targeted again in airstrike

US President Donald Trump has written to both chambers of Congress justifying his decision to launch airstrikes in Syria. On Thursday evening, the USA hit a Syrian government airfield with 59 Tomahawk mis...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Ireland offers Sweden solidarity following truck attack in Stockholm

A stolen truck rammed into people on a central Stockholm street before crashing into a department store on Friday, killing four and injuring 15 others. A truck, which had been hijacked, drove into a crowded s...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Trump presented with assassination as solution to North Korea nuke threats

The U.S. Pacific Command said the missile from a land-based facility near the North Korean city entered the Sea of Japan at 6:51 a.m., adding that initial assessments show it was a "KN-15 medium-range ballistic...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Swedish health service says 10 still in hospital

Aftonbladet reported that Swedish beer maker Spendrups said one of its trucks had been hijacked earlier Friday. TRT World spoke to journalist David Landes in Stockholm to get the latest information. Ea...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Canada commemorates the centenary of the Vimy WWI battle

Many more are expected to watch and listen to broadcasts of the ceremony, or attend local commemorative events. Sunday's commemorative ceremony in Vimy is being billed as a chance to mark what has come to be ...More..

USA envoy Nikki Haley says al-Assad must be ousted
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

USA envoy Nikki Haley says al-Assad must be ousted

Haley responded, "Regime change is something that we think is going to happen because all of the parties are going to see that Assad's not the leader that needs to be taking place for Syria". "Once the ISIS thr...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

High Court Greenlights Impeachment Proceedings For Alabama Governor

According to a report released on Friday, Ms. Bentley was able to observe an ongoing affair between the Governor and Rebekah Mason through an old iPad, which Bentley gave his wife. The committee plans to begin ...More..

Celebrate Holy Week at Coweta's First United Methodist Church
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Celebrate Holy Week at Coweta's First United Methodist Church

Free will offering will be collected. Tickets are $15 and are available for purchase with Ron McLay, 712-258-4300, at Midtown Furniture, Seventh and Pearl St. Good Friday Taize Service; 11 p.m. Episcopal Chur...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

US Syria Strike Sent Strong Message to North Korea

First daughter Ivanka Trump shared a video of 5-year-old Arabella performing a traditional Mandarin song for President Xi and Chinese First Lady Peng Liyuan on Instagram on Friday. "The missile strike on Sy...More..

Homeland Security Secretary: No border wall 'from sea to shining sea'
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Homeland Security Secretary: No border wall 'from sea to shining sea'

Despite what may appear on first glance as a lack in confidence in President Trump's border wall plan, Kelly went on to claim that the president's executive orders on undocumented immigration have resulted in...More..

US, Russia spar over maintaining military hotline in Syria
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

US, Russia spar over maintaining military hotline in Syria

Syrian state media said as many as nine civilians had been killed in the strike, four of them children. Graham's statement comes after the us launched a missile strike Thursday night targeting an airfield...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

No substitute for experience as emotional Defoe elevates England

With the three points moving England closer to qualification, Southgate has left the door open for Defoe to make his squad for the World Cup next summer. Based on a (very) cursory examination of England in ...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Three arrested over Russian metro bombing

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev recently labeled the bombing as a "terrorist act". Train driver praised for actions that likely saved lives. The foreign ministry of the former Soviet republic of Kaza...More..

Australia floodwaters still rising, police search for missing
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Australia floodwaters still rising, police search for missing

Six large rivers in a 600-mile area in northern New South Wales and southern Queensland hit flood levels. Authorities on Friday warned that the severe flooding in the area caused by Cyclone Debbie could resul...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Assad is on notice after United States air strikes

The answer isn't clear. The U.S. says the strike was in response to a nerve gas attack on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhoun last week, which has been widely blamed on government forces. The threat of mili...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Assad believed he could get away with another gas attack

Saleh Hawa , an opposition activist in Idlib, spoke to us via Skype. British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon criticised Russia's support of Assad, describing the chemical attack as a war crime that happe...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Chinese first lady visits U.S. art school

Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping , on Friday visited an art school in this southeastern U.S. coastal town accompanied by U.S. First Lady Melania Trump. Dubbed the most stylish FLOTUS after Jac...More..

Trump defends Syria strike on Twitter
by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Trump defends Syria strike on Twitter

President Donald Trump's decision to target the Syrian air base, wrote in the Sunday Times newspaper. Syria's military said seven people were killed and several wounded. It was referring to the 2015 a...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

North Korea blasts US strikes on Syria, says justify nukes: state media

President Donald Trump's decision to strike Syria sent a powerful message to a number of world leaders, including Chinese President Xi Jinping, the president's dinner guest during the bombing. Trump spoke glowi...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

One For Arthur wins Grand National for trainer Lucinda Russell

Owners Belinda McClung and Deborah Thomson chose to call their syndicate "Two Golf Widows" after they bought the horse while their partners were out playing golf. All 40 horses came home safely. "I don't like...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Swedish authorities arrest suspect in truck attack

Friday. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says 15 people including four children were killed in Saturday's airstrike on the village of Hneida. The Belgian news agency Belga, quoting Reyd...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Fires missiles at Assad airbase; Russian Federation denounces "aggression"

The UN Security Council met in an emergency session on Friday following the U.S. missile strikes in Syria, with France and Britain voicing support for Washington's military response to a suspected chemical weap...More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

North Korea says Syria airstrikes prove its nukes justified

But in a meeting with Jinping at his his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida, Trump discussed military options to deal with North Korea. Moving more weapons to the Korean peninsula has been on the table since the U.S....More..

by | Sunday, April 09, 2017

Putin spokesman: US-Russia relations 'maybe worse' now than Cold War

Putin's comments came as Washington was embroiled in controversy over possible contacts between Trump associates and Russian officials and intelligence operatives during the presidential campaign and transi...More..