Later in the day, a UN diplomatic source told Sputnik that there will be two documents for the vote - rival resolutions on the establishment of new United Nations Independent Mechanism of Investigation (UNIMI), another one set for the vote by Russian Federation. The move followed Russia's rejection of a U.S. draft resolution at the United Nations on Tuesday. He denied any attack occurred, telling the Security Council that experts from Russia's military radiological, biological and chemical unit went to the site and found no chemical substances on the ground, no dead, and no poisoned people in hospitals.
Trump said the U.S.is still investigating the possible involvement of the Iranian and Russian governments. Now, if we see a military response aimed at brushing Russian Federation back in Syria, it will be framed not as proof that Trump isn't Russia's puppet after all, but merely as a cynical attempt to distract the nation.
President Donald Trump has promised a "forceful" response to an alleged weekend chemical attack on Syrian civilians in a rebel-held neighborhood outside the capital Damascus.
Since 2012, Israel has struck inside Syria more than 100 times, mostly targeting suspected weapons convoys destined for the Lebanese militant group Hizbollah, which has been fighting alongside Syrian government forces.
One person was slightly injured, but the attack left the organisation, mainly made up of scientists and technical experts, badly shaken.
Mr Mattis also cancelled weekend travel plans to Nevada and San Francisco, in an indication that military planning could be underway and that the Syria response is being prioritised by the administration.
Mr Schneider noted that "Russia and the Assad government are certainly working overtime to stave off the assault as Moscow amps up its military posturing and bluster in Syria".
This reflects a view in the White House that deeper Russian and Iranian involvement in Syria have complicated calculations about a response to any USA military attack.
The OPCW's fact-finding mission for Syria was established in 2014 to confirm chemical weapons use, but it does not have the mandate to establish who is responsible.
The gap does not consider that, on average, women work less hours than men and are less experienced than their male counterparts. Women don't pay a almost 20 percent tax in the workplace just because they are women.
However, the bank did not say anything with regard to review of insolvency cases which was part of board meeting agenda for today. Approximately 5,108,606 shares were traded during trading, a decline of 36% from the average daily volume of 7,936,838 shares.
Zakharova told reporters in Moscow that Britain is breaking worldwide law by refusing to provide information on the case. Putin said the type of the nerve agent used in the March 4 poisoning could be made in some 20 nations.
Investors might feel a little less anxious about a possible trade war after they've overcome Wednesday morning's panic. Another 12 of the Dow's 30 components have declined between 10 and 20 percent from their year highs.
Journalists on the ground said both the regime and the rebels had restricted access to the evacuation operation from Douma. More than 4,000 people left the devastated town of Harasta last week under a deal with the Ahrar al-Sham rebel group.
You set yourself up to do well and [don't] worry about the expectations or sophomore slump or whatever you want to call it. There were some lulls in the post season, but the big man continues to show discipline at the plate.
Trump's comments came as France said on Friday it could increase its military presence in Syria to bolster the USA -led campaign. No date was given for the pullout and Moscow said rebels were expected to demine buildings and clear roadblocks before leaving.
The market, at present, is dominated by both Apple and Samsung, two companies that are heavily advertised in the country. As one of the biggest markets in the world, though, Huawei definitely wants in, and it's clearly not giving up...
After Notre Dame turned it over with 3.6 seconds left in regulation, Williams' runner was short, sending the game to overtime. New this year, ESPN has shifted its Women's Final Four transmission to the XAVC Intra codec.
Q: Is there a downside to raising tariffs? In January, he slapped tariffs on imported solar panels and washing machines. China has wasted no time in firing back after President Donald Trump's salvo against its high-tech products.
He made 83 percent of his first serves in the final set. "Very happy it's all sort of coming together right now", Isner said. Isner's serve allowed him to overcome inconsistent returning, a succession of botched volleys and shaky play at crunch time.
Sapulpa Public Schools will be closed April 2, 3, and 4. "This is a start, and we are getting Oklahoma back on track". Like in Kansas, Oklahoma's tax cuts and deregulation spree didn't have the desired effect on the economy.
USA will 'regret' pulling out of nuke deal: Iran leader
But it is still allowed to develop nuclear technology for civilian purposes, including energy production and scientific research. The 20 percent figure is significant, because it is more than enough to quickly reach the threshold for a nuclear weapon.
IDF Troops Fire After Gaza Border Breach
A range of Israeli restrictions has since been created that further compartmentalise the Palestinian territories. Haaretz said the Israeli army is using live fire because it fears a massive breach of the aging Gaza fence.
Amazon Echo Devices Can Now be Used as an Intercom System
If you own the Amazon Fire HD 10tablet, you know how much easier accessing your virtual assistant is with hands-free Alexa. The new Routines are rolling out slowly, so it may take you a few days to see the option within your Alexa app.
China trade battle: How we got here
He said the United States has a $450-million trade surplus with Canada on wine and is always looking to increase its market share. EIA said USA refiners operated at 93% of operable capacity last week versus expectations for an unchanged figure of 92.3%.
Tesla 'out-accelerating the Model T'
Tesla said on Tuesday it had produced 34,494 vehicles in the first quarter this year, up 40 percent from the same time last year. The solar roof still has a long way to go to become the transformational product that Musk expects it to be.
Winnie: South Africa's voice of defiance
Following the announcement of her passing, the Mandela family released a statement about the late matriarch. He then urged South Africans to reflect on Madikizela-Mandela's "rich‚ remarkable and meaningful life".
Michigan Ready to Take On Villanova
In their win against Kansas, the Wildcats hit a Final Four record 18 three-pointers, with 13 of those coming in the first half. The Wolverines eschew interior D in favor of covering the 3-point line at all costs, and the results have proven him right.
Marlins win 17-inning thriller on Miguel Rojas hit
The Cubs bullpen, revamped after a dismal 2017 postseason, shut out Miami over the final 5 2-3 innings, allowing only one hit. Louis, MO, USA; Chicago Cubs right fielder Ian Happ (8) follows through on a double during the first inning against the St.