Bolivia's Evo Morales Decries 'Genocidal' Israel, Rejects US Embassy Move to Jerusalem
16 May, 2018, 13:49 | Author: Kristen Ingram
The latter is where most foreign missions in the country are based because of ongoing disputes about the status of parts of Jerusalem by Palestinians, but U.S. President Donald Trump announced the move in December as part of an American decision to recognize the contested city as the capital of Israel.
Monday was also the 70th commemoration of the creation of Israel‚ a happy day for most Israelis‚ and which coincided with the opening of a new USA embassy in the city of Jerusalem‚ a holy place for the Jewish‚ Muslim and Christian faiths.
The dead from Monday's violence included eight children under the age of 16, according to Palestinian sources.
At the same time, Hamas, which has controlled Gaza for more than a decade, must not use the protests as cover to attempt to place bombs at the border fence and create provocations, he said, adding that Hamas operatives must not hide among the demonstrators and risk the lives of civilians.
In a statement he called on the worldwide community to "protect the Palestinian people, who have chosen the path of peaceful struggle and have been confronted with brutality, violence and murder".
"Who among us would accept this type of activity on your border? No one would", Ms Haley told the UN.
"They don't understand the difference, and Israel is losing points in the global community because of what is happening in Gaza".
Ankara has reacted with fury to the killings, which came on the same day as the USA formally moved its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv.
Kuwait's Ambassador Mansour al-Otaibi and other ambassadors widely criticized the USA move at the meeting, saying it has the potential to ignite even more violence in an already unstable region. "It has served as Israel's capital since the founding of the state".
"I said I was going to withdraw from the Iranian deal cause it sucks and he did", Graham also said in referencing Trump's actions.
"But it's the worldwide community who can help".
Her cousin and her neighbor were killed by Israeli troops during the protest, she said.
State broadcaster TRT said the ambassador was being told to leave.
Israel has said it is acting in self-defense to protect its borders and communities and blames Hamas.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel showed understanding for Israel's security interests in a call with Mr Netanyahu, but stressed that the violence should not be a means to achieving political goals, her spokesman Steffen Seibert said.
This after the USA blocked a UN Security Council statement calling for a probe.
The Pakistani military has swung into damage control mode following the publication of the Dawn interview. However, Abbasi said that the NSC did not condemn Sharif, but incorrect reporting of the interview.
Lightning coach Jon Cooper said earlier in the week the Lightning can not make a habit of losing Game 1 of the series. But the effort was too late for Tampa Bay, who felt a similar state of defeat in Game 1 of the second round.
Sohail (31) fell to a stunning low catch from Porterfield that gave Thompson his first Test wicket and left Pakistan 71 for 3. Rankin and Thompson removed Asad Shafiq and Sarfraz Ahmed respectively before Ashraf and Khan steered Pakistan to the close.
There was a more subdued atmosphere from the home fans at the end of another deeply frustrating campaign for the Hammers . The Frenchman came a lot closer moments later with a strike that curled just past the post from a narrow angle.
Taylor's recent revelation lead to the title of her latest album, Reputation , which is also the name of her ongoing stadium tour. Rather, Swift was very touched by Perry's gesture, that is why she agreed to end their decade-long feud.
Kim had revealed plans to shut down the nuclear test site during his summit with South Korean President Moon Jae-in last month. North Korea for decades has been pushing a concept of "denuclearization" that bears no resemblance to the American definition.
An intriguing aspect about this collaborative digital whiteboard is that it is now able to rotate from landscape to portrait mode. Surface Hub 2 looks a lot sleeker and more portable than Surface Hub 1 and was built for "immersive collaboration ", Seiler said.
China's state media says the country's first domestically-built aircraft carrier has started sea performance tests. The Type 001A carrier, which has yet to be named, is expected to be commissioned by 2020.
Beijing has closely followed the developments around ZTE , a company with 80,000 employees headquartered in southern China . ZTE has asked the department to suspend the seven-year ban on doing business with United States technology exporters.
We also take this opportunity to pay tribute to law enforcement personnel who have been killed or disabled in the line of duty. He hopes to have another memorial service next year. "One officer death is too many", Attorney General Sessions said .
This week we watched three Americans previously held captive in North Korea step back onto USA soil for the first time in years. Pompeo said Trump is in a unique position. "The conversations are professional", he said on " Fox News Sunday ".
A German court last month dismissed the extradition request for Puigdemont on the rebellion allegations and released him on bail. Puigdemont is now in Germany after being detained there in March on a European arrest warrant against him issued by Spain.
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In view of this, "the meeting", it said, "stands deferred for being held at 4.45 pm on Wednesday, 16th May, 2018". It also added that there was an adequate representation of Kerala in the higher judiciary from where he hails.
NASA will send small autonomous helicopter to Mars in 2020
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