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Troops to see ‘biggest pay increase’ in a decade

Troops to see ‘biggest pay increase’ in a decade

The ban is a component of the much larger Defense Authorization Act . While Trump praised the military during his remarks at New York's Fort Drum , the president did not address McCain. we are advancing constantly", Trump said, quoting Patton, editing some of the more colorful language from the historic speech. Earlier this month, the Senate overwhelmingly approved the defense policy bill.


Man arrested after vehicle crashes into United Kingdom parliament barrier

Man arrested after vehicle crashes into United Kingdom parliament barrier

UK Metropolitan Police have not said why the man was arrested. Officers remain on the scene. "We will issue further info when we have it", London's police force said in a statement on Twitter. I saw one man in the vehicle. "I saw someone was arrested, but I couldn't see him closely". I heard some noise and someone screamed. "I turned around and I saw a silver vehicle driving from the crossing - very fast and close to the railings, maybe even on the pavement", Ochab said.


Rival Korea leaders to meet in Pyongyang in September

Rival Korea leaders to meet in Pyongyang in September

North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un shakes hands with South Korea's President Moon Jae-in at the Military Demarcation Line. Moon and Kim also had a surprise meeting at the border in May, making Moon the only South Korean leader to have met a North Korean leader twice.


Taliban attack on Afghan city of Ghazni rages for third day

Taliban attack on Afghan city of Ghazni rages for third day

Helmand is among the relatively volatile provinces in South of Afghanistan where the anti-government armed militants are actively operating in some of its districts and often carry out terrorist related activities. Politicians from Ghazni who managed to talk to some residents said on Sunday that the Taliban were in control of much of the city after launching an initial attack in the early hours of Friday.


Huge Syrian arms depot explosion kills 39

Huge Syrian arms depot explosion kills 39

A rescue worker carried the motionless body of a small child from the wreckage to an ambulance, the AFP correspondent said. "Rescue operations are still ongoing", Observatory head Rami Abdel Rahman told AFP , more than 24 hours after the blast at the depot inside a residential building.


Prosecutors arrest shooter Michael Drejka in Clearwater 'stand your ground' case

Prosecutors arrest shooter Michael Drejka in Clearwater 'stand your ground' case

Surveillance video shows McGlockton, responding to an argument between his girlfriend and Drejka over her decision to park in a handicapped spot, pushing Drejka to the pavement. That didn't stop the Rev. Al Sharpton from coming to Clearwater last weekend for a rally in protest of the law . Prosecutors, however, charged Drejka with manslaughter on Monday, The Tampa Bay Times reported .