This was allegedly due to pressure from China. "Only one country mentioned the arbitration [on the South China Sea]", he said. The Philippines and Vietnam both wanted the communiqué issued by ASEAN foreign ministers after their meeting to refer to the ruling and the need to respect worldwide law, ASEAN diplomats said.
Mr Biden said basic dignity could never be denied to any man, woman or child. It was also in America's interest that Australia "continue to grow, succeed and prosper", he said. "We are a Pacific nation. With those nations who their our interest, our concerns and our commitment to upholding a rules based global order, that means as we continue to address the full range of persistent challenges in the immediate threats to our shared security, the United States has kept and will keep a laser ...
Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said he wished Hillary Clinton had picked Mass. Sen. He is a Marine who is going on deployment Monday. His comments come at a time when some of Sanders' supporters are expressing disappointment in Kaine, suggesting that Clinton snubbed the left wing of the party.
Aziz commented, "Here again, India can not ignore the fact that over 200,000 Kashmiris participated in the funeral prayers of Burhan Muzaffar Wani in 50 different locations throughout Indian Occupied Kashmir despite strict curfew clamped in the Valley, which still continues 15 days after Wani's extrajudicial murder on July 8, 2016".
Well, not really , but Twitter have announced they're changing their verification policy, which means thousands of civilians like us can apply in the hopes of feeling that little bit more special. If the request is denied, the user may fill out the form again and send it after 30 days of the rejection e-mail. Twitter originally introduced account verification in 2009 and has verified nearly 187,000 accounts to date, according to the company.
If this turns out to be Thomas Bach's defining moment, here's what the leader of the International Olympic Committee will be remembered for: keeping Russian Federation as part of the club, but losing the trust of thousands of athletes who thought that, maybe this year, they'd get the answers they've been looking for.
Wikileaks released national committee emails, including correspondence where Wasserman Schultz referred to Sanders campaign manager Jeff Weaver as a "damn liar" and an "ASS" and said the senator has "never been a member of the Democratic Party and has no understanding of what we do".
Speaking after it was confirmed he would automatically be on the ballot paper, he said his campaign could reach out to people, "lifting their sights and spirits to the kind of world we can all live in". I think we now need a real debate about the future direction of our party. Speaking on Radio 4's Today programme, Foster - a Jewish donor and former parliamentary candidate - said it was a question of "interpretation of the rules, whether they give the incumbent the right to stand without ...
As Cruz began to wind up his speech, "I said, 'He hasn't endorsed Trump!' or even mentioned his name" - in fact, Cruz congratulated Trump on his nomination early in the speech, though that was the only time he used the mogul's name - "so I started yelling 'Trump!" "I don't want his endorsement", Trump said Friday.
But that didn't dampen her enthusiasm. In the case of "Pokemon Go", this involves smartphone cameras and Global Positioning System technology that can project cute and creepy "pocket monsters", or Pokemon , into the real world, at least as viewed through a phone's screen.
But his former justice secretary and now Senator Leila de Lima said the Supreme Court seems to have assumed a role as a "trier of facts" in the case, supplanting the anti-graft court's assessment when it declared there was insufficient evidence of guilt.
Escalating its turf war against the BJP government in Gujarat of being "anti-Dalit", Kejriwal indicated that they had a hand in the incident. The decision by Kejriwal to visit the state comes a day after Gujarat Chief Minister Anandiben Patel ordered a CID probe in the incidents, and also announced setting up of a special court for "speedy" trial.
Joshua Wong, 19, and Alex Chow, 25, were both found guilty of unlawful assembly by local courts today (July 21). They are consulting lawyers in deciding whether to file an appeal. The three were charged with storming into the Civic Square courtyard beside the Hong Kong government complex on September 26, 2014, in protest of Beijing's changes to the Hong Kong electoral system.
That makes him anathema to abortion rights advocates , who in the wake of the recent Supreme Court decision on Texas are feeling their oats right now. "He's not a lot of bling and glitter; he's just Iowa solid", Bonnie Campbell, an Iowa Democratic strategist with longtime ties to both Clinton and Vilsack, told The Washington Post .
In the grisly footage, rebels accused the boy of fighting with a pro-regime Palestinian faction known as the Al-Quds Brigade and said he was captured during fighting north of Aleppo city . This sparks an interesting question: how have the supplies to rebel groups are given by nations such as the US, France, and Britain positively contributed to the Syrian people? "If we can prove that this was indeed what happened and this group was involved...
An worldwide tribunal on July 12 had rejected Beijing's claims to the South China Sea , saying that China's claims to historic and economic rights in most of the Sea "have no legal basis". China has already turned a number of reefs into artificial islands and military bases in a bid to shore up its claim to the South China Sea . Brunei, Malaysia, the Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam have rival claims.
Cavendish concluded by saying: "Sagan will win the green as long as the intermediate sprints stay as they are". Three stages in, that notion has already been dismissed. "Unbelievable. Now I mean the guy is all-time second in [Tour de France] sprints". "When I crossed the line, I kind of knew I got it, but anything can happen".
Emily Blunt plays the title character and is joined in the cast by Haley Bennett, Luke Evans, Rebecca Ferguson, Edgar Ramírez , Allison Janney, Laura Prepon, Lisa Kudrow, and Justin Theroux. Having read the inarguably trashy, vaguely entertaining novel, I'm interested to see how Taylor, who is best known for the inexcusable The Help , handles the intricate narrative but my hopes are not exactly high for this on the whole.
Theresa May devoted most of her first hours as Britain's Prime Minister on Wednesday to naming the key members of the team that will have the task of implementing voters' decision to leave the European Union . Ministers have said they have been banned from Theresa May's Cabinet meetings without being told they have been sacked by the new Prime Minister.
The Broward Sheriff's Office released the update on Saturday, July 16th, following Resiles' escape from police custody a day earlier , saying detectives received information that he is armed. Israel and other police officials anxious that the 1.3 million visitors to the courthouse could be in danger. Sheriff Israel added, "We believe he defeated the perimeter before we even got in place".