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por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 00:07

That's because numerous islands are now inaccessible. The airport reopened on Monday, September 11 with limited service. Thousands of homes in Florida were reported to have power outage. Georgia Governor Nathan Deal ordered residents in Savannah and everywhere along the coast east of Interstate 95 to leave. Monday night, the storm had weakened to a tropical depression near Columbus, Georgia.

por | Setiembre 13, 2017 | 00:05

Why do you think the US watered down the new sanctions resolution? "We now will implement new UN sanctions as we have always done before", Mogherini said . In July, after Pyongyang warned it might fire missiles toward Guam, President Donald Trump threatened to rain "fire and fury" on North Korea. China and Russia had called for a resolution focused on a political solution to the escalating crisis over North Koreas nuclear program.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 23:50

The resolution is a watered-down version of the original U.S. proposal. The resolution instead bans textile exports, cuts off natural gas shipments to North Korea , places a ceiling on deliveries of refined oil products and caps crude oil shipments at their current level.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 23:46

Jim McGovern of MA said. Administration officials briefed members of Congress on the North Korean standoff on Wednesday, but they were vague about their plans, according to people who attended. The draft, seen by the DPA news agency, also calls for a ban on North Korean textile exports and the employment of the North Korean workers overseas.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 23:44

When asked if the toughest sanctions resolution ever could cripple North Korea's economy, Mr. Oba said the new sanctions have "the potential to do some damage", but he added that "the key question is really how rigorously they will be enforced".

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 23:31

South Korea's presidential office also welcomed the passage of new sanctions, saying they showed worldwide solidarity against the North's actions. One company, Velmur, is officially a real estate company in Singapore, but Justice accused it of "facilitating the laundering of funds for North Korea financial facilitators and sanctioned entities", in a complaint filed last month, which notes that Velmur lacks a headquarters, offices and a website, and "bears the hallmarks of a front company".

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 23:31

Coast Guard Air Station Miami in Opa-locka. He said boats were cast ashore, water, sewers and electricity were knocked out, and "I don't think I saw one trailer park where nearly everything wasn't overturned". Irma's center was about 105 miles (170 km) north of Tampa when forecasters announced it had weakened to a tropical storm. Overnight, Irma was downgraded to a category 2 storm, but continued to wreak havoc along the west coast.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 23:31

Apple will unveil three new iPhones later today: The iPhone X , iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus . Apple's event is taking place in its new Steve Jobs Theater at the company's new campus, called Apple Park, where each individual seat is said to cost $14,000 .

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 23:21

The US-drafted sanctions received a 15-0 vote and this is the ninth resolution adopted by the UN since the year 2006. "The choice is theirs", she added. The revised resolution has followed tense negotiations with China and Russia, who have a veto and opposed a full oil embargo and the blacklisting of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, his sister Kim Yeo-jong and flag carrier Air Koryo.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 22:47

These storms are most likely during that window because that's when the water in the Atlantic is warm enough, and when other weather conditions are best for storm formation. Irma will still be a major hurricane by that time, but whether it retains Category 5 status is still uncertain. On the forecast track, the center of Katia is expected to remain offshore of Mexico through Friday morning.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 22:08

He added that Irma could spawn tornadoes and dump as much as 38cm of rain on the peninsula and 63cm on the Florida Keys. By 2 a.m. ET, it had sustained winds of 85 mph with its center 25 miles northeast of Tampa. Officials in Monroe County, where the Keys is located, told Reuters that most of the islands still lacked fuel, electricity, running water and mobile service.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 22:08

It's not a complete surprise to his fellow Republicans. So whatever path the President decides to take he does so within his political party that has a severe identity crisis, the opposition political party and media that desperately want him impeached and a country that is divided in a way never before seen since the Civil War.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 22:02

Part of me feels like it's so ridiculous that it could never actually happen, so I'm not really anxious about it at the time. Then came his tweet on August 11 in which he said, "Military solutions are now fully in place, locked and loaded, should North Korea act unwisely".

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 21:52

Some 6.3 million people in the state were told to evacuate before Irma arrived. Statewide, an estimated 13 million people, or two-thirds of Florida's population, remained without power . The Keys are cut off from the mainland, as the 42 bridges that link them are being assessed for damage. The governor said the route also needs to be cleared of debris and sand, but should be usable fairly quickly.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 21:49

Speaking at the start of the latest Human Rights Council session, Zeid Ra'ad al-Hussein first recognized the September 11 attacks anniversary then chronicled human rights concerns about Myanmar. And what about Burma's secular saint, Aung San Suu Kyi , now in practice the head of a democratically elected government (although one still subject to a military veto on security matters)? President M Abdul Hamid sought Organisaiton of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) members' intervention as repeated ...

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 21:45

Millions of Florida residents were without power and extensive damage was reported in the Florida Keys but most of the Sunshine State appeared to have dodged forecasts of catastrophic damage from Hurricane Irma . Delta Air Lines (DAL), which is based in Atlanta, said that it was closely monitoring Irma's track. Edisto Beach was among the areas hardest hit by Hurricane Matthew.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 21:29

Twenty-one Labour MPs defied their party whip to either abstain or vote with the government in favour of the bill . Mrs May's official spokesman said: "We will look at all the amendments and consider them in the usual way". The debate , which ran on until after midnight, saw a number of Tory MPs, such as Dominic Grieve, Maria Miller and Sarah Wollaston, raise criticisms of the bill including its far reaching " Henry VIII powers " and the need for more assurance on equalities ...

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 21:25

Meteorologist Lindsay Milbourne said Irma is expected to be a Category 2 or 3 in Tampa Bay from Sunday night into Monday morning. But the human toll from Irma's powerful rampage on the way to Florida continued to mount, with the Cuban government reporting that 10 people had been killed after the storm battered the island's north coast with ferocious winds and 11m waves over the weekend.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 21:14

The call for tougher sanctions was spawned after North Korea conducted the sixth nuclear test in its history last week after a series of missile launches earlier this year - violating United Nations resolutions. He also opposed the deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defence (THADD) anti-missile system by the US in South Korea asserting that it undermined the security of China and other countries in the region.

por | Setiembre 12, 2017 | 20:43

Trump's move drew criticism from business and religious leaders, mayors, governors, Democratic lawmakers , unions and civil liberties advocates. As UC Davis Law School Dean Kevin R. What is the legal argument you're making in your suit? It alleges that Trump's decision to end the program is unconstitutional and rooted in ethnic bias, and that it violates the due process rights of young DACA recipients who bought into the program after given guaranteed protection.