The house of representatives from Florida Alcee L. Hastings has introduced in Congress a resolution on the use of military force against Iran, writes in Wednesday newspaper «Kommersant» with reference to the database of the Department. «The resolution permits the President to use U.S. armed forces if necessary to prevent Iran from getting nuclear weapons», explained in the document.
Earlier Fox News reported that on January 29, Iran tested a ballistic medium-range missiles. Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was outraged by Iran carried out tests, calling them a flagrant violation of UN security Council resolutions. The newspaper reminds that in January 2016, the EU completely lifted the sanctions imposed against Iran over its nuclear program. The US authorities took restrictive measures in part.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu supported the construction project of more than three thousand homes in Jewish settlements on the West Bank of the Jordan river. «I agreed with the proposal of the Minister of defence about the construction of more than 3 thousand new housing units in Judea and Samaria,» the Prime Minister wrote in his Twitter, writes the same publication.
The author of the note recalls that Israel has ignored the resolution of the UN Security Council calling for an end to settlement construction in the Palestinian territories, which the organization considers to be occupied, and reduced contributions to the UN at $6 million, calling the activities of international diplomats «anti-Israel».
Eight-year-old daughter of the former leader of grouping «al-Kaida on Arabian Peninsula» Anwar al-Awlaki killed during the operation, special forces army of the United States in Yemen. The attack , reports news Agency TASS. During the operation killed one U.S. soldier, three wounded. It was also eliminated 14 militants of the terrorist organization.
The RAID was carried out in the village Akla in the province of El-Beida. Helicopters bombed the terrorists and the row of houses that led to a large number of victims and casualties among civilians.
The Minister of foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov met on Tuesday with king of Bahrain Hamad Ibn ISA al Khalifa. The negotiations are on the eve of the fourth session of Russian-Arab cooperation forum, which opens tomorrow in Abu Dhabi, writes «Rossiyskaya Gazeta».
Tomorrow in Abu Dhabi will be held the fourth meeting of the Russian-Arab cooperation forum, in which, in addition to Lavrov, will take part the foreign Ministers of the Council of foreign Ministers of the Arab League (Bahrain, Tunisia, Algeria) and the foreign Ministers of Mauritania, as Chairman of the Arab League summit and the UAE as the organizer of the meeting.
The Kremlin strongly disagree with the accusations against Russia and militias Donbass in connection with the aggravation of the situation on the contact line in the South-East of Ukraine. This was stated to journalists the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, commenting on the corresponding report of the representative of the U.S. mission to the OSCE, accused the representatives of Donbass and the Russian Federation in the recent escalation of the conflict.
«We strongly disagree with such formulations, we are talking about provocative actions by the Armed forces of Ukraine and individual groups», – quotes words of the representative of the Kremlin, «Nezavisimaya Gazeta».
Israeli President Reuven Rivlin apologized to Mexican President Enrique peña Nieto for the «tweet» premiere in support of the construction of the wall on the U.S. border, writes on Wednesday, news Agency TASS with reference to the press service of the government of Israel. «I apologize for any inconvenience that could arise as a result of this misunderstanding, but we must remember that we are talking about the misunderstanding,» – the words quoted Rivlin.
Earlier, Netanyahu on his page on the social network Twitter acknowledged the correctness trump, announced the beginning of construction of the barrier against illegal migrants on the border with Mexico. But then the Israeli Prime Minister said that only cited the success of the policy of the Israeli security service was not going to interfere in relations between the US and Mexico.
«Russia and Egypt are suspected of illegally supplying weapons to Libya» is the title of another article in the same newspaper, which stated: «According to the English-language online newspaper Al-Monitor shortly before the change of power in Washington, the U.S. special envoy for Libya Jonathan Weiner in an interview with the BBC said that the UN produced a report, which contains undeniable evidence that Egypt supplies weapons to Libya. That was what weapons, in what quantities it was given, it is easy to understand in the Libyan national army (LNA) under the command of General Khalifa the Haftarot, Wiener, following the best traditions of Obama’s diplomacy, not said.»
In Istanbul, one of the patients of the psychiatric hospital were taken hostage by doctors and patients at gunpoint. As reports RIA Novosti, citing a source in law enforcement bodies, invader threatening to kill herself. «An armed man took hostage of the people and their exact number is unknown. Police cordoned off the clinic and preparing it to storm,» – said the Agency interlocutor.According to the channel CNN Turk, the man previously served in the police and is now undergoing treatment in the clinic «Cerrahpasa». Police negotiating with him.