Friday, 27 April, 2018


United States security team in Israel to discuss Syrian border deal

GPO  Channel 2 News United States security team in Israel to discuss Syrian border deal
Bennie Garza | 14 November, 2017, 21:17

Meanwhile, a USA government official said Monday that Russian Federation agreed "to work with the Syrian regime to remove Iranian-backed forces to a defined distance" from the Golan Heights border with Israel.

In a brief statement, the Israeli official said Netanyahu told Putin "Israel will continue to look out for its security interests in any situation".

Israel has largely stayed out of the war but has struck suspected weapon convoys to Hezbollah.

The PMO did not say when Netanyahu spoke with Putin.

Lavrov, who was quoted by RIA news agency, denied comments made by senior United States officials that the recently announced ceasefire agreement in southern Syria included a Russian commitment to ensure that Iranian-backed militias would be withdrawn from the country.

Israel is apprehensive of the deal because it does allow anti-Israel forces to reach 7km (4.5 miles) from the border on the Golan Heights, a distance Jerusalem insists is not satisfactory for its security needs.

"I clarified for our friends, first and foremost in Washington and also our friends in Moscow, that Israel will act in Syria, including in southern Syria, in accordance with its understanding and our security needs", Netanyahu said, according to the Israeli website.

In this Saturday, May 9, 2015 file photo, a Hezbollah fighter stands on a hill next to the group's yellow flag in the fields of the Syrian town of Assal al-Ward in the mountainous region of Qalamoun, Syria.

On Tuesday, Lavrov said Iran maintained a "legitimate" presence in Syria, according to the Interfax news agency. Israel saw that the trio-agreement didn't respond to the Israeli demand to drive out Iranians and their militias from the border with Israel at Golan.

Russia has not promised to ensure a withdrawal of pro-Iranian forces from Syria, RIA news agency quoted Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov as saying on Tuesday.

The source added that the Israeli security body fears that the two great forces haven't shown till now actual acts to drive out Iranians from Syria in general, and the south in particular.

U.S. officials confirmed the meetings would primarily cover the recent ceasefire deal.

Recommended

...
  • How to Choose the Best Tennis Racket

    How to Choose the Best Tennis Racket

    It’s worth familiarising yourself with these categories, as it makes it easier to predict how any given racket will respond. By being less taught and more elastic, you can benefit from a better feel for the ball, and as a result, more power over it.
    USA  leads world in oil and gas production, IEA says

    USA leads world in oil and gas production, IEA says

    The United States can look forward to many more years of an unprecedented oil and gas boom. The predictions come from the International Energy Agency's annual energy forecast .
    UK PM Theresa May accuses Russian Federation  of meddling in election, cyber espionage

    UK PM Theresa May accuses Russian Federation of meddling in election, cyber espionage

    She believes that President Putin should be called out for the threat she believes he poses both internationally and in the UK.
  • Gustav Klimt Could Challenge For 2,000 Guineas

    Gustav Klimt Could Challenge For 2,000 Guineas

    However, Gustav Klimt bounced back with a fine performance at the Barronstown Stud Irish European Breeders Fund in June last year. Gustav Klimt moved to the inside down the final furlong and found just enough speed to beat out his compatriot Nebo by a head .

    Best Known Analyst's Ratings: American Tower Corporation (AMT), MasterCard Incorporated (MA)

    BidaskClub upgraded American Tower Corporation (REIT ) from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a report on Wednesday, July 19th. That's a potential 3.14 increase relative to where American Tower Corporation (REIT ) (NYSE: AMT ) has been trading recently.
    The Early 2018 World Series Favorites

    The Early 2018 World Series Favorites

    People expected this young Yankees team (which still has more significant talent on the way from AAA) to start competing in 2018. Taking into account a few articles and odds listings that are already out there, here’s our look at the top contenders. 1.
  • Seeyouatmidnight to serve the Scots a Grand National double

    Seeyouatmidnight to serve the Scots a Grand National double

    He was runner-up behind Big River in the Edinburgh Gin Handicap Hurdle at Kelso and he then placed third at Newbury in March. Those having a bet on the Grand National will find him available at 16/1 with Paddy Power in the ante-post list.
    Firefox snags a new look and healthy speed boost in major update

    Firefox snags a new look and healthy speed boost in major update

    Two months back, Mozilla announced details about their next major update for Firefox web browser named Firefox Quantum . Firefox now controls 13.14 percent of the browser market, behind Chrome's 59.84 and Internet Explorer's 15.09 percent.

    LLC Has $346000 Stake in First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (FR)

    About 347,372 shares traded or 121.22% up from the average. (NYSE:HTH) has risen 30.60% since November 13, 2016 and is uptrending. Since May 15, 2017, it had 0 insider purchases, and 1 insider sale for $188,530 activity. (NYSE:HTH) on Monday, May 15.
  • Advance Auto Parts Q3 Income Drops 18%

    Advance Auto Parts Q3 Income Drops 18%

    Typically, the higher the current ratio the better, as the company may be more capable of paying back its obligations. It has underperformed by 11.18% the S&P500.The move comes after 8 months positive chart setup for the $7.39B company.

    Coca-Cola called a core holding by Wells, alcohol next?

    Ar Asset Management Inc holds 0.45% of its portfolio in Coca-Cola European Partners plc Ordinary Shares for 27,000 shares. Traders are a little more bullish on Coca-Cola Enterprises if you look at the downtick in short interest.
    Senate Appeals Court's Decision Setting Aside Ndume's Suspension

    Senate Appeals Court's Decision Setting Aside Ndume's Suspension

    The Senate Committee on Ethics, Privileges and Public Petitions, which investigated the matter recommended that Mr. However, the Federal High Court in Abuja on Friday voided the suspension of Ndume, saying it is against the law.

The First Offline Date After Online Relationships The First Offline Date After Online Relationships The Date Day: How To Behave When you meet your date offline for the first time, there are many things that can go wrong. That is a very responsible step that will either empower or destroy the already formed relationships.

Irish masters Elliott and Mullins set for three-pronged attacks in Grand National Irish masters Elliott and Mullins set for three-pronged attacks in Grand National As for Elliott, his Grand National trio this year are headed by three-time Cheltenham Festival winner Tiger Roll . The 2018 renewal has a typically wide-open feel and that’s certainly evident from a betting perspective.

Volunteers needed to make special hats for newborns Volunteers needed to make special hats for newborns The American Heart Association is putting out a call for knitters and crocheters for their "Little Hats, Big Hearts" program . Organizers are asking for red cotton or acrylic yarn that is medium to heavy-weight and machine washable/dryable.

What Does Wall Street Say about Juniper Networks, Inc. (NYSE:JNPR)? River Wealth Advisors LLC bought a new position in shares of Juniper Networks in the second quarter worth approximately $206,000. The transaction was disclosed in a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is available through this hyperlink .

Taking a Look at the Data Behind Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) The stock of Eaton Corporation, PLC Ordinary Shares (NYSE:ETN) earned "Neutral" rating by Bank of America on Thursday, July 14. Following the sale, the vice president now directly owns 231,572 shares of the company's stock, valued at $18,470,182.72.

Borussia Dortmund join the race to sign Liverpool midfielder Emre Can Borussia Dortmund join the race to sign Liverpool midfielder Emre Can Can's agent, Reza Fazeli, represents Dortmund coach Peter Bosz as well as midfielders Mahmoud Dahoud and Nuri Sahin. Can has made 13 appearances in all competitions for the Reds, scoring once and racking up a tally of two assists.

Hate crimes down in Wisconsin Hate crimes down in Wisconsin About 58 percent of the hate crimes were motivated by race, with about half the incidents targeting black Americans. Muslims were targeted in 307 religion-based crimes, up 19 percent from 2015 and double the number in 2014.

GAIL reports 42% YoY rise in Q2 profit; beats Street estimates "The company has reported an improved financial performance during the quarter as well as half year ended September 2017". In absolute value, gross NPAs were Rs 46,306.83 crore during the quarter against Rs 42,949.25 crore.

Heartwarming photo captures Walmart cashier helping nervous man count change Heartwarming photo captures Walmart cashier helping nervous man count change Bowlin said the man's voice and hands were shaking, and what the cashier did next made her smile. She took the man's hands, dumped out the change and said, "This is not a problem, honey".

JM Smucker Company (The) (SJM) Scheduled to Post Quarterly Earnings on Thursday Smucker Company (The) (NYSE: SJM ) is set to announce its earnings results before the market opens on Thursday, November 16th. Los Angeles Management & Equity Rech Incorporated holds 0% of its portfolio in J M Smucker Co (NYSE:SJM) for 4,710 shares.

'One Tree Hill' actors support female co-stars One of the CW's most successful showrunners has been called out by the cast and writers of one of his biggest hits on November 11. Wauchope did not name the showrunner but said that she was a staff writer on two shows and that "the men of Cougartown are aces".

Brad Paisley bringing Weekend Warrior Tour to Kansas City in 2018 Brad Paisley bringing Weekend Warrior Tour to Kansas City in 2018 Paisley will make his way through the Natural State and perform in North Little Rock on April 12. Paisley will be joined by special guests Dustin Lynch , Chase Bryant and Lindsay Ell .

Canadian National Railway Company Canadian National Railway Company Proficio Capital Partners LLC lifted its holdings in shares of Canadian National Railway by 0.8% during the second quarter. On November 8, 2017 the stock rating was rated "Outperform" by CIBC up from the previous "Neutral" rating.

Switzerland and Croatia qualify for the 2018 World Cup Switzerland and Croatia qualify for the 2018 World Cup There were some players in tears, everyone was struggling to hold back their emotions. It's disappointing that these decisions cost us a place in the World Cup.

Nintendo and Universal in talks for animated Mario Bros. movie The film will be constructed in Illumination's Paris-based Mac Guff studio, and will take some time to develop. Mario and Luigi have appeared on the big screen before, in a 1994 live-action film starring Bob Hoskins.