Trump tweeted over the weekend. That's according to a memo written by former FBI Director James Comey. In a letter addressed to Attorney General Jeff Sessions, FBI Director Christopher Wray, and U.S. The release of the memos comes as the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director is on a publicity tour touting his new book, rehashing his interactions with Trump and the events that led to his firing.
Reuters reported on Wednesday that US assessments following US, British and French joint missile strikes on Syria last weekend show they had only a limited impact on Assad's ability to carry out chemical weapons attacks . The three allies on Saturday presented a draft Security Council resolution just hours after carrying out military strikes on three targets they said were linked to Syria's chemical weapons program.
According to the letter Whitehouse sent to the IG last month, Pruitt used between two and three dozen different security agents over the course of six weeks and the agents reportedly accompanied Pruitt to the Rose Bowl, a family vacation to Disneyland and to a University of Kentucky basketball game, as CNN was first to report .
The Humboldt Broncos GoFundMe campaign came to an end at midnight Wednesday night, but not before the hockey world raised over $15 million for the team. "An advisory committee is being established to make a recommendation for the allocation of these funds, which will be held in trust until that allocation occurs".
On Tuesday, state media reported that worldwide chemical weapons inspectors entered Douma , the Syrian town east of the capital that was the site of the suspected poison gas attack , which killed more than 40 people. Russian Federation has rejected France's proposal at a United Nations Security Council (UNSC) meeting that called for the launch of an independent investigation over an alleged chemical attack that struck the former rebel-held town of Douma in Syria's Eastern Ghouta.
Speaking to reporters, Fihn said that if the summit in late May or early June makes progress on disarmament, "we'll definitely applaud it ... every step forward is positive". Both South Korea and the United States have said a peace treaty is possible only if North Korea agrees to give up its nuclear arsenal. It provides the strongest sign yet of Trump's willingness to become the first serving USA president to meet a North Korean leader as he seeks to resolve a crisis over Pyongyang's ...
Until now, the resignation of John Dowd and the legal woes of Michael Cohen have left a hole in Trump's personal lawyer team that few seem willing to fill . Sekulow also announced the addition of two other lawyers to the Trump legal team, Jane Serene Raskin and Marty Raskin . Giuliani was a high-profile supporter of Trump, a fellow New Yorker, during his 2016 presidential campaign.
Assad denies he has used chemical weapons , and the Trump administration has yet to present hard evidence of what it says precipitated the allied missiles attack: a chlorine gas attack on civilians in Douma on April 7. "We've got symptoms described in reporting from media, NGOs, and other open sources", the official added. May faced down her domestic critics as France's premier defended the "proportionate" response to the use of chemical weapons.
Mswati has over the years been at the crossroad between ruling as a traditional monarch or modernising his kingdom through multi-party democracy. 'As we are aware, ' he announced, 'the name "Swaziland" was inherited from the British. King Mswati III presides over the annual Reed Dance ceremony during which occasion he chooses a new bride. With around 220,000 people - more than a quarter of the population - infected, Swaziland is the world's most HIV-afflicted country.
The shooting occurred on SR-26 and East Wade Street in Trenton, Florida. Multiple North Florida sheriff's offices and the Florida Sheriff's Association are asking for prayers for the deputies, their families, and the entire Gilchrist County community.
Yet this is Starbucks , a brand that has positioned itself in our national consciousness as not just a restaurant chain or retail operation, but as a "third place" meet-up spot for the community. Gabrielle Adams, a professor at the University of Virginia who studies CEO apologies, said "in this climate, that kind of mea culpa is what's needed".
The U.N. security team entered Douma to assess the situation ahead of the planned visit by inspectors from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons ( OPCW ) global watchdog, said the sources, who had been briefed on the team's deployment.
Retaking Douma means the Syrian government controls the building hit in the suspected chemical attack , which sparked the USA coalition strikes . The issue had been dealt with by Russian experts, said the commander, who spoke to Reuters on condition of anonymity.
Russian Federation and Syria deny that toxic gas was used in Douma. "On arrival at site one, a large crowd gathered and the advice provided by the UNDSS was that the reconnaissance team should withdraw", he told a meeting at the watchdog's headquarters in remarks it later released.
The organization said inspectors will enter the site once it's been cleared by the U.N. Department of Safety and Security. The global chemical arms watchdog, Organization for the Prevention of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), said Wednesday that its fact-finding mission (FMM) team has not yet been deployed in Douma, Syria.
A direct line of communication between North Korean Leader Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will open today with the connecting of a hotline between the two leaders. Moon said big-picture agreements about normalization of relations between the two Koreas and the United States should not be hard to reach through planned summits between North and South, and between the North and the United States, in a bid to rein in the North's nuclear and missile programs.
Priti Patel told this reporter that her question for Modi is, "What are his objectives and where does he see himself going, not just as PM, but with regards to the role of India internationally; where does he want to take India?" Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a packed first day during his European trip where he was both cheered and jeered by overseas Indians.
Barring a future bowl matchup, the game on September 2, 2018 at Notre Dame will be the first meeting between the two teams since the Crimson Tide's 42-14 victory over the Irish in the 2013 BCS National Championship Game . The first two contests occurred in the 1973 Sugar Bowl and the 1975 Orange Bowl with the late Ara Parseghian as the Notre Dame head coach. Alabama has not played a non-conference home-and-home series since it had Penn State on the schedule in 2010 and 2011.
The Justice Department's inspector general has sent a criminal referral regarding former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe to the USA attorney's office in Washington, according to a source familiar with the matter. McCabe improperly shared information about the Clinton Foundation investigation. McCabe has a robust legal defense fund, if criminal charges are introduced related to him.
She then went on the run across the country, eventually ending up in Fort Myers, in Lee County on Florida's Gulf Coast, where she befriended 59-year-old Pamela Hutchinson. Lee County authorities have called Riess a "coldblooded killer", and this week USA marshals elevated the search for her to a "Major Case" status. - Lois Riess drove her Cadillac Escalade from Minnesota to Fort Myers Beach, Florida, where she abandoned the vehicle at a park.