Syrian opposition activists say an explosion in the country's north has killed at least 18 people and wounded many others. Gen. Suheil al-Hassan, arrived in northern Syria to spearhead what they called the "Dawn of Idlib" operation.
Rami Abdel Rahman, head of the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor, said the death toll could rise as dozens were still missing.
An AFP correspondent at the site in Sarmada in Idlib province near the Turkish border said the explosion of unknown origin caused two buildings to collapse.
"The explosion occurred in a weapons depot in a residential building in Sarmada", said the head of the Britain-based monitor, which relies on a network of sources inside Syria. The cause of the blast wasn't immediately known.
Rescue workers used bulldozers to clear the rubble and rescue trapped people.
Egypt Monk Detained Over Murder Of Bishop
Wael Saad, who had been a monk at the monastery, reportedly told prosecutors he used an iron pole to bludgeon the bishop to death. Coptic Christians make up about 10 percent of Egypt's predominantly Sunni Muslim population of 100 million.
China holding 1 mn Uighurs in secret camps
A submission by the Human Rights Watch advocacy group said there were "at least tens of thousands" in political education centres. In her remarks, McDougall said that most of these people have never been properly charged with a crime or tried in court.
Numerous victims were women and children who were buried in the rubble when the explosion collapsed two five-story buildings in the village of Sarmada near the Turkish border.
An opposition media collective known as the Smart news agency, said the dead included civilians as well as members of the al-Qaida-linked Levant Liberation Committee.
Most of Idlib is controlled by rebels and hardlime groups led by Hayat Tahrir Al-Sham, but the Daesh group also has sleeper cells in the area.
In recent months, the Syrian government, backed by Russian Federation and Iran, has made major advances in its offensive against a number of rebel and jihadist groups across Syria.
While some have been claimed by Islamic State, most have been the result of infighting between other groups.
Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh on September 4, committee chairman Charles Grassley said in a statement Friday. He has a record of judicial independence and applying the law as it is written", Grassley said.
The core CPI reading brought the three-month annualized gain to 2.3 per cent, after rising 1.7 per cent in June. The Labor Department said its producer price index was unchanged in July after rising by 0.3 percent in June.
The Armenian worldwide will likely get a start today as Unai Emery will need his players to feed Aubameyang crosses in the match. I think that's something that has always been important for his team, whether he was at PSG or Sevilla.
For its third quarter, the company projects revenue of $116 million, ahead of the $109.2 million that Wall Street forecasts. BidaskClub upgraded Trade Desk from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating in a research report on Wednesday, June 13th.
Wilder is keen to secure a box-office WBC title defence clash, after negotiations broke down with Anthony Joshua last month. Then Riddick had to meet me or vacate. 'Oscar De La Hoya and me were the first to take charge of our business.
For now there's obviously no news about a release or the cost and the company has not yet made any statements regarding the leak. According to Android Police, the device is likely to sport a 3.3-inch HD LCD display while running Qualcomm Snapdragon 435 SoC.
Guardiola has no doubt Arsenal , who are at the start of a new era under Unai Emery , can prove to be one of the challengers. If it's a 4-3-3 Ozil will play from the right, although won't relish the prospect of tracking back with Benjamin Mendy .
The Perseids take their name from the constellation Perseus, the constellation from which they are thought to have originated. This time the shower will be especially visible thanks to the August 11 new moon, leaving a dark and hopefully clear sky.
Woodland, even with the lowest 36-hole score in 60 years of stroke play at the PGA Championship , still had a long way to go. Woodland was one over par after seven holes before reeling off seven birdies in the next 10 on his way to a superb 64.
The 30-year-old has worn the arm-band for the Catalan giants on numerous occasions before he was named vice-captain since 2015. Barcelona won both competitions last season so have been pitted against last season's cup runners-up this weekend.
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More goals , more assists. "What I saw in the last training sessions and Chelsea and Arsenal games is we are still there". The same when we are thinking defensively, I want our strikers to be thinking: "We need to protect the goalkeepers".
Back Trump on Iran sanctions, urges USA envoy
A second batch of bans will be re-imposed in November with the aim of curtailing Iran's oil exports and shipping sectors. Abadi on Tuesday said Iraq would reluctantly comply with sanctions against Tehran which took effect the same day.
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The central bank confirmed it has downgraded its 2018 inflation forecast , after flagging the change in Tuesday's rates decision. The latest set of projections confirmed that the RBA still looks set to keep interest rates on hold for the foreseeable future.
Chinese tourist dies after hippo attack in Nakuru
Witness James Omollo said the foreigner got too close to the animal which turned against him, biting him on the chest. A Chinese tourist has died after being bitten in the chest by a hippo he was trying to photograph in Kenya.