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Iran threatened to launch missiles to shoot down Navy aircraft

Iran threatened to launch missiles to shoot down Navy aircraft

Two US spy planes have flown within a mile of Iranian airspace, and have received warnings of a potential shootdown should they breach it. "It's one thing to tell someone to get off your lawn, but we weren't on their lawn", one U.S. In July, Iran tried a ballistic missile test in violation of a U.N. Security Council resolution that is part of the nuclear agreement signed one year ago that month.



Israel plans new homes in West Bank settlements

Both houses of California's legislature have now approved a bill to ban state government agencies from awarding contracts to companies that choose to join the worldwide boycott against Israel's continued occupation of Palestine. Israel has approved the building of hundreds of new housing units in the Jewish settlements of the West Bank on Wednesday, 31 August, and retrospectively legalised more.



Bills Watkins could miss weeks

Watkins spoke after attending the Bills' walk-through practice on Monday, and after concerns were raised he experienced a setback during a 13-7 season-opening loss at Baltimore. Medical personnel have informed Watkins and the team that there is no surgical remedy for the issue at this time. Last season, he was slowed by ankle and calf injuries.


Buhari participates in Eid Kabir prayer in Daura

Buhari participates in Eid Kabir prayer in Daura

We are stopping corruption in its tracks and we will get the economy right by the Grace of God. "Even four years is not enough, eight years is not even enough to fix the rot in government, that is why whatever you do with two terms, let other fresh hands come in".



Hillary Clinton pneumonia diagnosis surfaces after falling at 9/11 memorial

The Democratic nominee was scheduled to attend fundraisers on Monday and Tuesday in California, and tape an episode of Ellen DeGeneres' talk show. In a statement , Dr Lisa Bardack said the 68-year-old politician had been treated for allergies and was found during a follow-up evaluation on Friday to have pneumonia .



Pacquiao backs Duterte after Obama bust-up

Mr. Duterte spoke after Mr. Obama had delivered a speech that referred to human rights. United States has been consistently the second biggest source of global visitor arrivals in the Philippines. The US, Manila's main military ally and the Philippines' colonial ruler until 1946, has criticised Duterte's brutal crackdown on crime, which has claimed 3,000 lives since he took office in July and drawn condemnation from the United Nations.