Local media said that an Israeli reconnaissance plane fired a rocket on a group of Palestinians gathering near a position of Qassam Brigades, the military wing of Hamas movement, in Ashkelon. The IDF said it launched the strike in response to fire coming from the Gaza Strip. "No injuries to IDF troops were reported", the statementposted to Twitter added.
A relative of a Palestinian Hamas who was killed in Israeli tank shelling, reacts at a hospital in the northern Gaza Strip.
The incident took place amid Egyptian efforts to broker a cease-fire between Israel and the Palestinian militant group, which controls the coastal strip.
The deaths of two of its fighters could trigger an escalation between Hamas and Israel.
Manafort defence attorneys rip into star prosecution witness
Ellis had heatedly confronted prosecutor Uzo Asonye, saying he hadn't authorized Welch to watch the entirety of the trial. But in their filing, prosecutors attached a transcript showing that in fact Ellis had approved the request a week before.
A video released by the Israeli military shows two men in a watchtower, said to be in northern Gaza, and puffs of smoke as one appears to open fire.
Israel says Hamas, which rules Gaza, is using the protests as cover to carry out cross-border attacks.
At least 158 Palestinians have been killed in four months of weekly border protests and one Israeli soldier was shot dead by a Gaza sniper.
According to Israel's Channel Two, following the incident, Hamas issued a statement saying, "There will be dire consequences, the occupation should not sleep quietly - the resistance can not allow the occupation to attack our positions without paying a price". By the end of July, over 155 Palestinians had died by Israeli fire and thousands were injured, according to the Palestinian health ministry in Gaza.
China has announced plans to put tariffs of 25% on USA products worth $16 billion, the latest move in an escalating trade war. China's 25 percent tariffs will apply to US products such as coal, gasoline, vehicles, motorcycles and medical equipment.
But Gates did not answer Downing's question after the prosecution objected to the relevance of the inquiry. Welch said he arrived at the $16.5 million figure based on an accounting method used by Manafort.
Canadian exports to Saudi Arabia totalled about $1.12bn in 2017, or 0.2 percent of the total value of Canadian exports. According to the Toronto Star , Canada's largest export recently has been armoured tanks and personnel carriers.
The Indonesian island of Lombok has been hit by a strong tremor, as the search continues for victims of Sunday's quake . Evacuees at a shelter in northern Lombok's Tanjung district ran onto the road crying and screaming, witnesses said.
In 2013, Bachelet returned to Chile to run for president again and was elected and served a second term in 2014-2018. The new UN High Commissioner for Human Rights must be confirmed by the 193-member UN General Assembly.
The Tottenham Hotspur Supporters' Trust has called on the club to explain the absence of transfer activity. Spurs are yet to sign or sell any senior players, and the Premier League transfer window closes at 5 p.m.
The Colombian has signed five-year deal with the club after moving from Barcelona for a fee of around £28million. But I was also convinced Everton could improve me and that I would be able to show my best as a player here'.
And it appears the latter had a key role to play in bringing the World Cup's highest scoring defender to the north west club. Barcelona can buy the centre-half back for around £30m if he does well at Goodison but, for now, he is an Everton player.
3 life terms for shooter in Kansas hate crime
On February 22, 2017, Purinton drove to Austins Bar & Grill and sat by himself at a table on the enclosed front patio. Eyewitnesses said that Purinton purportedly yelled, " Get out of my country ", before fatally shooting Kuchibhotla.
India vs England 2nd Test Day 1 live updates
With Jasprit Bumrah ruled out, India are expected to retain the pace trio of Umesh Yadav, Ishant Sharma, and Mohammed Shami. England lead the five-match series 1-0 after completing a thrilling 31-run victory at Edgbaston last week in Birmingham.
Jayson Werth, Phillies, Howard Eskin Podcast 94WIP
He was a part of nine playoff teams, winning two pennants and the 2008 World Series as part of the Phillies . I think it's killing the game". "I wanted to play, I let my agent know that I wanted to play".