The U.S. military said its forces in the region came under fire, and that American troops responded in self-defense. Defense officials have also confirmed that an investigation of the incident was underway.
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Turkey’s military has confirmed that it has “retaliated” on Monday after “intense” shelling by Syrian forces reportedly killed five Turkish soldiers and wounded five others in Syria’s northern Idlib province.
The vote by the body ended the bitter Brexit dispute and set the scene for tough trade discussions in the year ahead.
Officers found the bodies of three women and three men, in and behind a building where a bar is located. The suspect’s mother and father were among the dead, the police chief said.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence gathered with over 40 world leaders on Thursday in Jerusalem for what is said to be the largest-ever gathering dedicated to commemorating the Holocaust and fighting rising modern-day anti-Semitism around the globe.
The outage lasted two hours and affected residents and businesses in the southern suburbs of Paris, which include the Orly international airport as well as the massive Rungis market that supplies food to the greater Paris region.
The President’s comments came during his address to the annual World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. The two-day summit is attended by top political and business figures from around the globe.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani announced that his country is now enriching more uranium at a faster pace than before the regime signed on to the 2015 nuclear deal with world leaders. The announcement came in the form of a televised statement on state-run media outlets on Thursday.
According to U.S. and Canadian officials, there is mounting evidence that indicates it is “highly likely” that an Iranian anti-aircraft missile downed a Ukrainian jetliner near Tehran late Tuesday. They said the strike, which killed all 176 people on board.
40 people are dead after what Iranian authorities are calling a “stampede” during the funeral procession for slain Iranian Revolutionary Guard Gen. Qassem Soleimani.