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Syria regime strikes kill 35 civilians

Syria regime strikes kill 35 civilians

The hospital is now "out of service", Hanak told Syria Direct, after suffering "extensive damage" as a result of airstrikes in recent days. The president of Syria Bashar-al-Assad in conjunction with the Russian Airforce and militias backed by Iran are pursuing military operations against the rebels in the last significant redoubts of the regions that have been in control of Assad's opponents in the western side of the country. Consulte Mais Informação

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Marinha abre inscrições para Escolas de Aprendizes-Marinheiros

Marinha abre inscrições para Escolas de Aprendizes-Marinheiros

Serão convocados para a realização da inspeção de saúde e Teste de Aptidão Física (TAF), até o limite de 2.000 candidatos não eliminados entre aqueles com as maiores notas na prova escrita. Atualmente existem quatro escolas de aprendizes da Marinha no país: Escola de Aprendizes-Marinheiros do Ceará, em Fortaleza (EAMCE); Escola de AprendizesMarinheiros de Pernambuco, em Recife (EAMPE); Escola de Aprendizs-Marinheiros do Espírito Santo, em Vitória (EAMES) e Escola de Aprendizes-Marinheiros de ... Consulte Mais Informação

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O'Shea Adds Benetton Trio To Italy Pack

O'Shea Adds Benetton Trio To Italy Pack

Quaglio, after three appearances off the bench, comes in for Andrea Lovotti while Steyn replaces youngster Renato Giammarioli in a strengthening of the scrum. Italy are seeking only their second Six Nations triumph over Ireland, who have won 17 of the 18 past tournament clashes between the sides. "Sport is full of romance but the hard-nosed side of it is that at the moment, Tommy Allan had the jersey last week and was outstanding, and Carlo Canna is one of the top points scorers in ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Here's An Exclusive Look At The North Korean Cheer Squad's Olympic Debut

Here's An Exclusive Look At The North Korean Cheer Squad's Olympic Debut

Vice President Mike Pence said on Thursday that Washington wants to peacefully dismantle North Korea's nuclear programme but warned Pyongyang not to underestimate USA military strength or resolve. When Kim Jong Un delivered his New Year's address , the USA and South Korea heard it very differently. South Korean President Moon Jae-in will meet with a high-level North Korean delegation on Saturday morning, the presidential office announced on Thursday. Consulte Mais Informação

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Winter Olympics: North Korea sanctions tested by Nike, Samsung products

Winter Olympics: North Korea sanctions tested by Nike, Samsung products

Pence, who on Wednesday announced that "the toughest and most aggressive" economic sanctions against the regime are in the offing, said the United States will stand firm on its "maximum pressure" campaign against the North. Abe added that the US and Japan are "100 percent on the same page" on North Korean policy. Both Pence and Abe, at their meeting and then again in joint statements at the prime minister's official residence, spoke of strengthening the military alliance between Japan and ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Minnesota school district drops two classic novels from reading list

Minnesota school district drops two classic novels from reading list

This isn't the first time Harper Lee's novel is considered too controversial for schools: a year ago, Mississippi's Biloxi School District also removed the book from their required reading list . "I'm glad that they're making the decision and it's long overdue, like 20 years overdue", Witherspoon said. Both Lee's 1960 novel about a little girl navigating the segregated South, and Mark Twain's 1884 novel about a poor white boy and a slave running way down the MS river are required readings ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Facing midnight deadline, U.S. government preparing for possible shutdown

HuffPost has reached out to the White House for comment. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) held up a vote on the chamber's floor, citing his concerns with a $300 billion spending boost included the two-year Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 . "If we have to shut it down because the Democrats don't want safety and, unrelated but still related, they don't want to take care of our military, then shut it down", he added. Consulte Mais Informação

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Wall Street rebounds: USA stocks higher after wild day of trading

Wall Street rebounds: USA stocks higher after wild day of trading

The decline was overdue, according to David J. Kostin, chief USA equity strategist, at Goldman Sachs. Instead, they say you should set long term financial goals and seek advice from someone you trust before taking action. Overnight the Dow Jones index rose 2.3 per cent, the technology-heavy Nasdaq gained 2.1 per cent and the S&P 500 index advanced by 1.7 per cent. Consulte Mais Informação

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Nigerians must set aside politics to end killings-Shehu Sani

Nigerians must set aside politics to end killings-Shehu Sani

Lawmaker representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District, Senator Shehu Sani, has lamented the spate of killings by gunmen and herdsmen in parts of Kaduna State. "People that are privileged to move to the Villa should please spare us the time of telling the truth to the people in power that things are getting worse and there is a need for us to do what we need to do", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Turkish, Iranian, Russian presidents to meet in Istanbul

Turkish, Iranian, Russian presidents to meet in Istanbul

U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis will meet Turkish Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli next week in Brussels and discuss the situation in Afrin and Manbij, Mattis told reporters Thursday. The operation is being carried out under the framework of Turkey's rights based on worldwide law, UN Security Council resolutions, its self-defense rights under the UN charter, and respect for Syria's territorial integrity, the military said. Consulte Mais Informação

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Milla Jovovich and Paul WS Anderson reteam for sci-fi thriller Hummingbird

Milla Jovovich and Paul WS Anderson reteam for sci-fi thriller Hummingbird

Fundamental's Mark Gao and Gregory Ouanhon are producing the project with Todd Garner for Broken Road Productions . Jovovich is the third actress cast in the lead role. Gary Glushon will executive produce. Jovovich has recently completed filming on the Hellboy reboot, where she portrays the villainous Queen of Blood, and will next appear in Rob Reiner's Shock and Awe opposite Woody Harrelson and Tommy Lee Jones. Consulte Mais Informação

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Canada falls 9-6 to Norway in Olympic mixed doubles curling

Canada falls 9-6 to Norway in Olympic mixed doubles curling

Kaitlyn Lawes of Winnipeg and John Morris of Canmore, Alta., were on the ice, performing in front of 3,500 fans, and trying to put aside the distraction of curling during an historic moment for the sport. "It was so incredible to see a lot of Korean fans out there". The Canadians were playing a sheet over from the Korean duo of Hyeji Jang and Lijeong Lee, who earned a 9-4 win over Finland, to the delight of a almost packed house here. Consulte Mais Informação

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Greater than 100 pro-Syrian forces stated killed after thwarted assault

Greater than 100 pro-Syrian forces stated killed after thwarted assault

According to the United Nations , nearly 12 percent of children under five suffer from acute malnutrition in Eastern Ghouta; the highest rate recorded since the conflict began. On Tuesday, the United Nations called for an immediate ceasefire in Syria on a humanitarian basis for at least 30 days as more than 30 people have been reported to lose their lives from air strikes in the regions that are held by rebels in the northwest of the country and near the capital of Damascus. Consulte Mais Informação

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