Olog Skoog, the Swedish ambassador, said that in seven years of war in the Middle Eastern country, the situation in eastern Ghouta had "never been worse", with a witness in the town of Douma describing the latest airstrikes and artillery fire on Friday morning as "the most intense so far". Another resident, in the town of Hamouriyeh, said the assault had continued "like the other days".
The bombing of eastern Ghouta since late on February 18 has been among the fiercest of the war, now entering its eighth year.
The Syrian diplomat noted that terrorist groups situated in the Eastern Ghouta and designated as terrorist organizations by the UN Security Council have been targeting Damascus with hundreds of rockets and mortar shells on a daily basis, killing and injuring dozens of civilians. The emergency service, which operates in rebel territory, says it has pulled hundreds of people from under the rubble in recent days.
Smoke and dust are seen following a reported regime air strike in the rebel-held town of Hamouria, in the besieged Eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus on February 21, 2018.
The army was pounding militant targets in response, it said.
The letter, sent while the French president and the German chancellor were at an European Union summit in Brussels, asked Russian Federation to support the draft resolution calling for a 30-day truce, mainly to allow aid to reach besieged eastern Ghouta and allow evacuations. The resolution does not cover the groups Islamic State, al Qaeda and the Nusra Front, which Moscow and Damascus say they have targeted in eastern Ghouta.
The three stations are acquiring the assets of Gothamist and some of its associated sites, including LAist , DCist , and DNAInfo . WNYC will run the flagship Gothamist site out of NY , and WAMU in Washington will take over DCist , KPCC said.
When asked why she was laughing about the oxygen machine not working, she told the family's attorney she did not remember that. WXIA-TV reported the nursing home was told of the video in 2015 but did not terminate the nurses until 10 months later.
Greg Boland decreased its stake in Phi Inc (PHIIK) by 2.65% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The stock of CMS Energy Corporation (NYSE:CMS) has "Sector Perform" rating given on Friday, July 15 by Howard Weil.
Harcourt argues that the injection would be " a botched, painful, and bloody execution " as Hamm's veins are severely compromised. The state has said that it's willing to adjust the injection process by connecting an intravenous line to Hamm's legs or feet.
US President Donald Trump's former deputy campaign manager has pleaded guilty to charges of conspiracy and lying to investigators. Mr Manafort said in a statement: "Notwithstanding that Rick Gates pled today, I continue to maintain my innocence".
It also offers consumer loans, such as personal and auto loans, recreational loans, and home improvement/second mortgage loans. In related news, EVP Helena Foulkes sold 19,965 shares of the business's stock in a transaction dated Friday, February 16th.
Fagan Associates Inc increased its stake in Citigroup Inc (C) by 53.49% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. King Luther Capital Mgmt holds 0.02% or 204,075 shares. 97,582 were accumulated by Berkshire Asset Management Limited Co Pa.
Martin included the following text with the photo, "When you're a bully victim and a coward, your options are suicide or revenge". He left the team in October of 2013 after an incident in the team's cafeteria.
When you play against United, you have to know that anything can happen. "That is not really playing to my qualities". For me, apart from the mistake, his performance was great, was wonderful. "I trust Christensen.
After this purchase, 61,739,270 common shares of LC are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $240,783,153. Also, there are 1 buy, 0 sell and 0 strong sell ratings, collectively assigning a 1.92 average brokerage recommendation.
SpaceX successfully deploys 'Tintin' internet satellites
The rocket fairing costs $6M per launch so it makes sense to try and reuse that has well to further drive down launch costs. The two demonstration satellites launched Thursday are meant to test the spacecrafts' design, structure and subsystems.
Elon Musk quits OpenAI group
Musk will remain an advisor to the group and he will continue to donate to OpenAI's research efforts. And in 2017, he said that the United Nations needed to act to prevent a killer robot arms race.
Facebook re-labels metrics for transparency
As an example, Facebook will be removing the social reach metric because it is not different enough from the regular reach metric. The changes, reported in a blog post , list the removal of roughly 20 reporting metrics that will take place in July 2018.
Spectris (SXS) Given "Hold" Rating at Peel Hunt
Moreover, Artisan Prtnrs Ltd Partnership has 0.03% invested in Masonite International Corporation (NYSE:DOOR) for 266,902 shares. RBC Capital Markets maintained it with "Sector Perform" rating and GBX 320 target in Wednesday, August 5 report.
I never said 'give teachers guns': Trump slams media
Aaron Feis, an assistant football coach and security guard, responded to the shooting and died after shielding students. He has also floated - in listening sessions , on Twitter , and most recently at CPAC - giving guns to school workers.
How much are Olympic medals actually worth?
After shaking hands the Korean foursome turned to the crowd and bowed before leaving the ice to a standing ovation. Jessica Diggins and Kikkan Randall edged Sweden and Norway to bring home the gold in the team cross-country event.