The Serb has not played since Wimbledon in July after suffering an elbow injury. Former world No. 1 and 12-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic withdrew from the Mubadala World Tennis Championship Friday with elbow pain to raise fresh doubts over his fitness.
The deal, reportedly worth some $US2.5 billion ($A3.5 billion), comes amid Turkey's strengthening ties with Russian Federation and deteriorating relations with the United States and its other western countries. Turkish Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli also said on December 27 that a deal had been reached with Russia over the purchase of two S-400 defense missile systems and four batteries, confirming a top Russian representative's comments.
Smith, ably assisted by David Warner then later Mitch Marsh, dug in desperately as England pushed for a consolation prize after they relinquished the urn at the WACA in the third Test. It also ended a 107-run stand with Smith, which helped Australia wipe out the innings deficit. "There's not a lot you can do on that type of wicket".
Seventeen percent of the Americans polled said Obama was the man they admired most, down from 22 percent past year. She beat former first lady Michelle Obama , who were followed by Oprah Winfrey , Elizabeth Warren (a possible democratic presidential nominee in 2020), and current first lady Melania Trump.
A quadruple homicide in Upstate New York has left a family broken and desperate for answers. "I fell down to the ground right in the bathroom and cried, thinking, 'Who would've done this?'" Smith said . The surviving son of a woman brutally murdered along with her other two children and a female partner in upstate NY fears he could also be targeted by the killer.
West Ham value Oxford highly too, however, and would not let him leave unless they received an exceptional offer, according to Sky sources. "We will take a look at him and see how he is", he told reporters . The BBC reports that RB Leipzig have agreed an initial £8m deal, potentially rising to £16.88m, for Oxford but Moyes now says the 19-year-old will get a chance to prove himself with the Hammers after having his season-long loan at Borussia Monchengladbach cut short.
The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack. Trump has promised to make protecting beleaguered Christian communities overseas a priority for his administration. "The terrorist was shooting as he sought to cross the security cordon in order to detonate the explosive device close to the church with the aim of causing the maximum number of casualties", the Interior Ministry said.
Berlin's main New Year's Eve party is to have a "safe space" for women after hundreds reported being assaulted by men with migrant backgrounds at Cologne celebrations two years ago. Cologne's police chief conceded earlier this year that most culprits may never be caught over the spate of assaults, which ranged from groping to rape and inflamed public debate about a record influx of refugees and migrants.
Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif, while responding to Leader of the Opposition Khursheed Shah's statements on Shehbaz Sharif's visit to Saudi Arabia, said on Friday that the Sharifs have old with the kingdom and no one should have reservations over it.
President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has ordered the relevant government officials to launch an immediate probe into the deadly Kabul attack that left at least 40 people dead. He said that two blasts after the suicide bombing within the Tebyan center were caused by improvised explosive devices that inflicted relatively few casualties.
A News18 report suggested that the movie had been given 26 cuts, and will have to run with disclaimers on the practices of sati and the traditional dance ghoomar at the beginning and after the interval. " Padmavati ", the 190-crore film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali , has drawn angry protests in Rajasthan where fringe groups like the Karni Sena says the movie "distorts history".
Officials said the exchange of gunfire also injured at least five other people. The officials said a gunman opened fire outside a Coptic church before he was shot dead himself. But it said that seven people, including an auxiliary policeman, had been killed and four injured as the gunman opened fire at the church. At least two people were reportedly killed in that attack.
A Gainesville police officer reported just before 9 a.m. that he saw a black Ferrari driving at a suspiciously slow speed next to a "high-end red Corvette", an arrest report said. Nabbed with an Uber driver behind the wheel, the alleged thief told the police officers who stopped him it was a friends' vehicle. Certainly don't steal a $250,000 2017 Ferrari California.
Patel did not turn up to his office and did not even make any public appearance anywhere. Since then, Nitin Patel had held the finance portfolio. "If Nitin Patel is ready to leave the BJP with 10 MLAs then I will talk with the Congress about giving him suitable post in the party", Hardik Patel, the Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) convener, said .
The tweet was sent from his Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida where he is spending the Christmas holidays. There are about 700,000 so-called Dreamers, undocumented migrants brought to the U.S. Trump also said he would demand an end to a program that allows immigrants to sponsor family members to join them in the US, and a State Department program created to offer immigrant visas to people from countries with low rates of migration to the U.S.
For their part, the Palestinians say East Jerusalem must be the capital of a future independent Palestinian state. The worldwide community does not recognize Israel's control of the territory as legal under global law, stating that the city's status must be decided through negotiations.
It came as he signed a new law on Friday toughening sentences for terrorist recruitment. "You know that yesterday in St. Petersburg a terrorist act was carried out", Putin told the audience, referring to the explosion that injured 13 shoppers in a branch of the Perekrestok supermarket chain.
The US president later told the New York Times that he saw a report on the situation on Fox News that morning. Results of the investigation will be reported to the UN Security Council's sanctions committee, foreign ministry officials said .
The group's president, Tom Fitton , called the release a "major victory". The State Department webpage appeared to not be working on Friday afternoon, but Judicial Watch said it was able to pull some of those emails . Comey ultimately determined that Clinton was only "extremely careless" in her handling of classified emails on her infamous private server. The discovery of Clinton-related emails during the FBI's investigation of Clinton's use of a private email server led to the October ...
Houston Police Department Executive Assistant Chief Troy Finner told reporters on Friday in a briefing that the shooter, who was a former employee of an auto fix shop, shot and killed two employees at the shop, Xinhua news agency reported.