The currency is currently down 13.5% against the United States dollar, after a brief 20% fall, resulting from a Trump tweet that declared, "Aluminum will now be 20% and Steel 50%", and concluded: "Our relations with Turkey are not good at this time!" Erdogan also hit back at U.S.
Deploying riot police along the security perimeter, law enforcement went on to erect concrete barriers and metal fences before setting up entry points with metal detectors to screen rally participants. Kyle Rodland, who took his young sons to get ice cream downtown, said he felt much safer than past year, when he left town with his family and stayed with his parents after seeing people armed with long rifles walking around outside his home.
Power has been cut to Ghazni since the fighting erupted, with communications in the area appearing to be down. "We are scared for our life". Sources said that Kabul-Ghazni Highway has been closed to traffic following heavy fighting between government forces and Taliban .
On Friday the currency dropped as much as 18 percent at onepoint, the biggest one-day fall since a 2001 financial crisis inTurkey. Stocks in the USA and Europe skidded Friday as investors anxious about the financial stability of Turkey and how it might affect the global banking system.
The measurements and imaging captured by the Parker Solar Probe will "revolutionise our understanding of the corona and the Sun-Earth connection", Nasa revealed. From Earth, it is 93 million miles (150 million kilometers) to the sun, and the Parker probe will be within 4 percent of that distance at its closest.
A German man, who was with the group, was swept away by the floodwaters in his caravan or travel trailer, which was later found "empty and in pieces" near the river. The mayor of Bagnols, Jean-Yves Chapelet, told BFM-TV many Dutch tourists were among the 350 campers evacuated there. According to UK Met Office nearly three inches of rain fell over south-east France in 24 hours.
Trump's tweet Saturday, his first public mention of the anniversary , did not label the event as a white supremacist rally or specify that it was a white rallygoer who rammed his vehicle into a crowd of counterprotesters, killing one.
For Americans more taken with the idea of a strong interplanetary defense, there is an option shaped like a shield, and one in which the flight path of spaceship winds around a circle of stars to form a sort of protective web. "This is a process we're in". "We are in complete alignment with the president's concern about protecting our assets in space that contribute to our security, to our economy".
Washington, DC, Judge Emmet Sullivan was hearing a lawsuit filed by the American Civil Liberties Union and Center for Gender and Refugee Studies when he learned of the deportations - which came after he was assured by administration lawyers that none of the plaintiffs would be kicked out, NBC News reported .
His new cabinet will come soon after his inauguration set for this coming Sunday. The party must prove that any irregularities were grave enough to change the outcome of the vote. U.S. ambassador to Zimbabwe Brian Nichols Thursday made a surprise appearance at Tendai Biti's court hearing telling journalists soon after that the decision by Zimbabwean authorities to charge the MDC Alliance politician was "worrisome".
Anadolu Agency via Getty Images Peter Cvjetanovic, right, appears with neo-Nazis, alt-right supporters and white nationalists holding tiki torches and chanting at counterprotesters in Virginia on August 11, 2017. During an interview this summer, Kessler said he was still "coming to terms" with what happened at last year's Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville and said he apologized to the family of Heather Heyer , who was killed when a motorist drove his auto into a group of ...
During the fundraiser, Nunes also said conservative Republicans made a decision to table the idea of impeaching deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein , who's overseeing the Mueller probe , because it could endanger the confirmation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh .
Rodriguez's wife and two daughters evacuated. Jerry Brown declared a state of emergency for the two counties. "Stay safe", she said as smoke billowed behind her. Residents flee a neighborhood with their belongings after a spot fire broke out at the Holy Fire in Lake Elsinore, California , southeast of Los Angeles, on August 10, 2018.
The Lira has lost almost a third of its value this year, as relations with the United States have become increasingly strained. UBS chief economist for EMEA emerging markets Gyorgy Kovacs said a giant rate hike of 350-400 basis points would be "consistent with real rate levels that in the past helped to stabilise the currency" but warned a deal to normalise ties with the USA may also be needed.
Almost 1500 people have been hospitalised with serious injuries from Sunday's quake and more than 156,000 have been displaced due to the extensive damage to thousands of homes. In total, an estimated 20,000 people have been displaced by the massive quake. At least 40,000 homes were destroyed on Sunday and more than 150,000 people are homeless.
Flight were delayed but normal operations have since resumed at Sea-Tac Airport. He is believed to have been suicidal when he stole the plane capable of carrying 76 passengers. The aircraft then crashed into Ketron Island, 40 km to the southwest of the Seattle/Tacoma Airport. We're trying to get accurate information about what is actually going on.
Schuette, Michigan's current Attorney General, defeated Lt. Governor Brian Calley, State Senator Patrick Colbeck and Dr. Jim Hines to win the Republican race. Precincts then started to run low on ballots. "We know we deserve better and we are ready to fight, right?" Calley, who was supported by Snyder but withdrew his support for Trump in 2016, touted economic gains under their watch and accused Schuette of illegally misusing his office to advance his political career and wrongly prosecuting ...
The Cheruthoni Dam, part of Idukki reservoir, the largest arch dam in Asia was opened after 26 years. The inmates of these houses were shifted to relief camps. India's home minister Rajnath Singh , who is in touch with Vijayan plans to visit the flood affected areas of the state on August 12. Kerala Chief Minister on Thursday called for a high-level meeting to discuss the flood situation in the state.
While abortion-rights campaigners seemed to have a chance of success a few weeks ago, leaders of the Catholic Church spoke out against abortion, leading to senators from conservative provinces to vote against it, reported The New York Times .
The cabinet decision to continue operating in the Gaza Strip against Hamas terrorists comes after two days of rocket barrages, many of which resulted in physical injuries and severe trauma to Israelis as well as damage to homes and vehicles.
Sharif is now appealing a 10-year prison sentence for corruption. Qureshi said that Imran told the party that he would regularly attend the sessions of the National Assembly specifically its question hour to answer questions. The ECP's decision to withhold the results has jeopardised holding of election for next prime minister of the country, The News said. "I will come up to people's expectations".
Leicestershire Fire and Rescue Service, which helped tackle the blaze, shared the video on Facebook, saying: "Whilst we were firefighting at Occupational Lane we witnessed a firenado or a fire whirl". "This sight is caused by intense heat rising from the ground, and turbulent wind conditions", officials from Leicestershire's fire department said on Twitter.
Police are asking people to avoid the area of Brookside Drive between main and Ring Road. That CBC report adds that there has been massive emergency services response to the area, including police, paramedics and firefighters. "Doors are locked and everybody's inside", he said. Emergency vehicles are seen at the Brookside Drive area in Fredericton, Canada August 10, 2018 in this picture obtained from social media.
White House national security adviser John Bolton said Tuesday North Korea has done little to denuclearize, almost two months after the country's leader, Kim Jong Un , met with President Donald Trump . On Wednesday, U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said the United States was "not willing to wait for too long" for North Korea to take steps toward denuclearising.
Local media said that an Israeli reconnaissance plane fired a rocket on a group of Palestinians gathering near a position of Qassam Brigades, the military wing of Hamas movement, in Ashkelon. The military released footage that it said was of the incident. The cross-border incident came after a delegation of senior Hamas officials visited Gaza to discuss a ceasefire agreement with Israel proposed by the United Nations and Egypt.
They said Canada "plans to seek help from the United Arab Emirates and Britain" in easing tensions with Saudi Arabia. "It is a significant portion of our barley exports", Dahl said, noting the market had been considered a stable market, noting the industry saw growth potential there given ongoing food sustainability concerns within Saudi Arabia.
Footage from the Houthi media office showed a boy wearing a blue backpack with a UNICEF logo being carried into a hospital emergency room with blood pouring down his face and over his traditional Yemeni thawb, an ankle-length garment. He stressed that the Houthi leaders and terrorist elements responsible for firing ballistic missiles and targeting civilians will be targeted as part of the coalition efforts to prevent terrorist elements from harming regional and global security.
Ensure you have your policy number to hand. The quake caused light damage as far away as the Javanese city of Bandung, some 955 kilometres from Mataram, but was felt strongly on the neighbouring resort island of Bali . "I can't see myself getting much sleep for a few days", she said. The natural disaster triggered widespread panic as thousands fled their homes for emergency shelters as buildings collapsed.
Asoyne. The judge overseeing Paul Manafort's trial, who has berated prosecutors daily for perceived missteps and slights, told the jury Thursday to ignore one of his outbursts, saying he was "probably wrong". In a final back and forth between lawyers over Gates's credibility, the focus turned to his decision to plead guilty and cooperate with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation, which Manafort's defence have portrayed as an attempt to save his own skin.
Sen. Bill Nelson is among the lawmakers opposed to the idea. The United States will have a Space Force as a separate branch of the military. The second phase requires Congress to combine these components into the sixth branch of the armed forces.
In addition to South Ossetia, the region of Abkhazia also received Russian support to break from Tbilisi; Moscow recognises both regions as independent and has been pressuring its allies to do the same. Tiny Georgia has been trying for years to join the European Union and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation as a means of protection from Russian aggression.
Facebook apologized for animated balloons and confetti appearing when Indonesian speakers posted messages about Sunday's deadly quake on Indonesia's Lombok Island. Buildings that collapsed in the chaos has left many people without their homes, and others were sent panicking into the street. Wiranto said the government will develop a plan to rebuild communities on Lombok, which like its more famous neighbour Bali is a popular tourist destination with powder-white beaches, mountains and a ...
Sayeeda Warsi, a Conservative member of the House of Lords, said Johnson was using Muslim women as a "convenient political football to try and increase his poll ratings". By a narrow margin of 48 per cent to 45 per cent they thought he did not need to say sorry for his comments. If disciplinary action follows, Mr Johnson could be suspended or even expelled if he was found to be in breach of the Tory code of conduct.
The photos, taken by Arlie Hammonds, show a sweet and interactive moment in the waters of Gator Country , where Noland interned. " He's one of my best friends here ", she told Inside Edition. "Over the past three weeks, I had gained Tex's trust and felt comfortable in the water", she says. "Thank you to everyone who has shared my posts and given me all of this support", Noland wrote on Facebook .
Both Gates and Manafort were indicted last October by a federal grand jury on 12 charges, including conspiracy against the U.S. Manafort has pleaded not guilty to all charges . District Court judge overseeing the Eastern Virginia trial renewed his angry tone with prosecutors Wednesday. However, Gates also said the agents did not ask about tax returns and "the majority of the Cypriot accounts were closed" at the stage.
One of the two bodies recovered by rescuers yesterday was that of climber Muhammad Ainul Muksin, 26, who died in a landslide during the quake. The natural disaster was centred on the northern part of Lombok but was also felt on the resort island of Bali to the west.
After the 6.9 magnitude quake in Lombok, Facebook users wrote "I hope people will survive". That number is expected to rise. Buildings still standing on the island have been weakened after Sunday's natural disaster. Almost 2,500 people have been taken to hospital with serious injuries and upwards of 156,000 people are displaced due to the extensive damage to homes.
A Palestinian was killed in northern Gaza, while at least six were wounded in raids aimed targeting sites across the strip, the Gazan health ministry said. The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) said the violence broke out after militants shot at an IDF vehicle in Gaza on Wednesday. Israeli television broadcast images of a house and cars reportedly damaged by the rockets in Sderot.
The Times newspaper alleged in reports that detectives from the Metropolitan Police in London are understood to be confident they have identified the would-be assassins who used a perfume bottle containing the deadly poison novichok in their unsuccessful attempt to kill Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia, aged 33, in March.
Today, I met with Chairman Kosachev, and we agreed on the importance of continued dialogue. Marking the second U.S. congressional delegation to Moscow in a month - Senator Richard Shelby and a group of USA lawmakers held talks with senior Russian officials in July - Paul said that part of the goal of his trip was to promote greater dialogue between Moscow and Washington .