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Militants in Philippines city dug in for protracted battle

Government forces have bombarded Marawi with air strikes and waged fierce street-to-street battles with hundreds of gunmen since they began a rampage through residential areas waving the black flags of the Islamic State . Padilla said the inclusion of MNLF troops in government-led operations may come "later, after the resolution of the Marawi incident, but not during this time", adding that the crisis was "almost nearing to solution".


United Kingdom prime minister insists she is staying put

United Kingdom prime minister insists she is staying put

Mrs May is seeking a loose " confidence and supply " arrangement with the Democratic Unionist Party's 10 MPs that would allow her to press ahead with a minority government. "I think its quite possible there'll be an election later this year or early next year, and that might be a good thing, because we can not go on with a period of great instability", he told the BBC's Andrew Marr on Sunday.


Kevin Kline wins best actor Tony Award

Kevin Kline wins best actor Tony Award

Forecasts also said Oslo would hold off a late surge by A Doll's House, Part 2 in the best play race, and it did; and that Jitney and Dolly! He previously appeared in "The Book of Mormon" in 2014, and his father is Marc Platt , a producer with past nominations for Best Musical ("Wicked", 2004), Best Musical Revival ("Pal Joey", 2009) and Best Play (" Indecent ", 2017).


Ghani makes Taliban offer for talks, with an ultimatum

Ghani makes Taliban offer for talks, with an ultimatum

In the capital, Kabul , police say a rocket struck the Indian diplomatic compound without killing or wounding anyone. In a statement, Taliban denied their involvement and soon after issued a second statement rejecting the involvement of the Haqqani Network, the group once termed as "veritable arm" of Pakistan's prime intelligence agency, the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI).


Kuwait calls for dialogue to resolve Gulf crisis

Kuwait calls for dialogue to resolve Gulf crisis

Meanwhile, Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain issued separate statements Sunday asking that the humanitarian conditions of people with mixed citizenship be taken into account in appreciation of the brotherly Qatari people who represent a natural extension of their brothers in the three countries.


India to release 11 Pakistani prisoners today

India to release 11 Pakistani prisoners today

Some reports are just nonsense and unwanted. He further said that the permanent membership is another milestone of the Prime Minister which will strengthen deep-rooted historical and cultural links as well as strong economic and strategic relations with all the members' countries of the SCO including Russia , China , Kazakhstan , Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan .