Sep 15 2017
In a letter to Ayatollah Khamenei, dated September 6, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has dedicated the victory in Deir ez-Zor to Leader of the Islamic Revolution and the Iranian government and nation.
American-backed Syrian Democratic Forces are also fighting near the city, advancing from the north bank of the Euphrates river, while Assad's forces move in from the south. The submarines launched the missiles from underwater in the eastern Mediterranean.
Having lost its last stronghold of Mosul in Iraq earlier this year, ISIS now faces being wiped off the map in Syria as Russian-backed government forces push to take Deir Ezzor in the east, while the US-backed SDF advances into their "capital" of Raqqa.
The Russian Defense Ministry said that militants who used to fight against Damascus have agreed to side with the Syrian government troops.
At the end of August, the deal reached saw hundreds of militants and their families being allowed to relocate to Boukamal, an ISIS-held Syrian town near the Iraqi border.
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The singer performed her song "What About" off her 1997 album, The Velvet Rope , containing lyrics about a volatile relationship. As a fan's Periscope video shows, the breakdown occurred following a reenactment of a couple fighting by her back-up dancers.
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The 26-year-old scored 27 Ligue 1 goals last season, but only two of those were headers and only two came from outside the area. And as the game petered out it was time for the controversial Alexis Sanchez to enter the fray, along with Olivier Giroud .
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But Pyongyang also likes to add dramatic gestures against imperialism, particularly ones that showcase its military might.
The U.S. -led coalition struck the road the convoy was traveling on, but said that it did not strike the convoy itself because civilians were present on board.
On Thursday, a surviving Hezbollah fighter was returned to Lebanon.
The head of the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said buses and vehicles crossed into Deir el-Zour province Wednesday.
Meanwhile, a Kurdish-led offensive, backed by the US-led coalition, is underway in the northern part of the province.
Sep 14 2017
Crude Oil Price Ticks Up Following EIA Inventory Report
Gasoline stocks fell by 8.4 million barrels, compared with analysts' expectations in a Reuters poll for a 2.1 million-barrel drop. Cushing, Oklahoma supplies rose by the most since March, while oil production climbed by the most since 2012.
Sep 14 2017
Volkswagen's Entire Car Range Is Going Electric By 2030
That means that by 2030 the company plans to offer an electric or hybrid version of over 300 different vehicle models. And only then will electric cars come out of the niche - and achieve relevant market share in years to come.
Sep 14 2017
Erdogan dismisses North Atlantic Treaty Organisation concerns overs Russian Federation defence system deal
He was referencing the US decision to arm the Kurdish YPG for the fight against ISIS in Syria, despite fierce protest by Turkey . The spat has prompted Germany to restrict its arms sales to Turkey .
Sep 14 2017
Almost a million Tampa Bay residents still without power after Irma
Locations without power have been flagged to the state to help utilities prioritize their work, the group said in a statement. Emera's Tampa Electric utility said the storm could affect up to 500,000 of the 730,000 homes and businesses it serves.
Sep 12 2017
Stephen King tweets IT inspired message to the victims of Hurricane Irma
However, some estimates have It going as high as $120 to $125 million for its opening weekend, once the final totals come in. The worldwide sum hit $495.3M while the global gross rose to $823M passing the $816.3M of Wonder Woman in the process.
Sep 12 2017
Google appeals $2.7 billion European Union fine
A spokesman for Google confirmed Monday they had filed the appeal but said the company had no further comment to make. Google has appealed a record-breaking €2.4 billion (£2.1 billion; $2.9 billion) fine from European regulators.
Sep 11 2017
Cruise Lines Are Sending Ships on Rescue Missions to the Caribbean
The Firm owns and operates three global cruise brands: Royal Caribbean International , Celebrity Cruises and Azamara Club Cruises. The Caribbean accounts for more than a third of cruise lines' total ocean-going capacity, according to Bloomberg.
Sep 11 2017
These clubs voted against the reduced Premier League transfer window
Premier League clubs' transfer spending this summer as a proportion of their estimated revenue for the 2017/18 season is 31%. The vote was not unanimous and clubs will still be able to sell players until the end of the normal window .
Sep 11 2017
Final Cowboys-Giants injury report: Hitchens out, Beckham questionable
He gained 107 yards in their second meeting last season but keep in mind that was without the star defensive lineman on the field. If he is able to play, numberFire's models project Beckham to haul in 6.6 catches for 88.4 yards and 0.72 touchdowns in Week 1.
Sep 10 2017
China Lodges Protest Over Full THAAD Deployment
Federica Mogherini said a demilitarisation of the Korean peninsula should be achieved peacefully through dialogue and diplomacy. Asked about possible USA military action, the president said "That's not our first choice, but we'll see what happens".
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