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Syrian Army Declares Ceasefire in Eastern Ghouta

Syrian Army Declares Ceasefire in Eastern Ghouta

He also said the deal "follows on from the ceasefire deal for the south of Syria ", where the US, Russia and Jordanbrokered a de-escalation zone earlier this month. He said it was hard to imagine a stable Syria with the president, Bashar al-Assad, still in power. Graham wrote on Twitter on Wednesday that Trump's move to end the Central Intelligence Agency programme, if true, "would be a complete capitulation to Assad, Russia , and Iran ".


Deal with Senate panel lets Trump Jr., Manafort avoid public testimony

Deal with Senate panel lets Trump Jr., Manafort avoid public testimony

The story reported that United States forces had recovered "laptops, cellphones and other materials", including four to seven terabytes of data. "The possibility that the president is considering pardons at this early stage in these ongoing investigations is extremely disturbing", said Senate Intelligence Committee Vice Chairman Mark Warner, D-Va.


India's Karamjyoti Dalal bags bronze at World Para Athletics Championships

India's Karamjyoti Dalal bags bronze at World Para Athletics Championships

However, the 22-year-old polio-struck high jumper was anxious that the skipping of training sessions might cost his podium finish in the world championship. India won its third medal in the ongoing World Para Athletics Championships 2017 at London after discus-thrower Karamjyoti Dalal clinched a bronze medal in the Women's F55 category on Friday.


Truck with 79000 pounds of bananas crashes, blocks freeway

Truck with 79000 pounds of bananas crashes, blocks freeway

The interstate reopened at 4 p.m. For unknown reasons, the dump truck left the lane and collided with a concrete barrier wall. The FHP said the victim was pronounced dead at a hospital. As of 1 p.m., one lane remained closed, according to the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada. The crash is under investigation, FHP said.


Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang Expands Ministry, Inducts 10 Ministers

Nagaland Chief Minister TR Zeliang Expands Ministry, Inducts 10 Ministers

NPF youth president Vihoshe Sumi added that three cows donated by a party leader had been slaughtered to prepare the dishes for the "feast". Talking to reporters on the sidelines of an official function in Raj Bhavan Kohima , Lhoungu said the information was out in public domain as the media releases of the NPF were being circulated in the social media and have also appeared in the newspapers, but his office was not given any official information from the NPF.


Congress Reaches Agreement To Punish Russia For Election Meddling

Congress Reaches Agreement To Punish Russia For Election Meddling

The legislation also requires the president to seek congressional authority for loosening sanctions, essentially forcing President Donald Trump - and all future presidents - to continue enforcing sanctions against Russian Federation until Congress decides otherwise.