Also Monday, Russia blamed what it called "the duplicity of US policy" in Syria for the death of a Russiangeneral killed by Islamic State mortar fire in Deir al-Zour.
Russian state news agency Tass reported that Asapov was killed "as a result of a mortar shelling by ISIS".
The SDF and Syrian troops with Russian air power have converged on IS in separate offensives in Deir Ezzor.
Russian Federation confirmed last night that one of its generals had been killed in an Islamic State mortar strike - its most senior officer to die in Syria.
The SDF, bolstered by USA airstrikes and Special Operations forces, has advanced on Deir al-Zour from the north.
"According to our information, USA intelligence services initiated the offensive to halt the successful advance of government troops to the east of Deir al-Zor", said Colonel-General Sergei Rudskoi.
Moscow denied this and said Syrian troops and Russian forces came under fire from SDF positions, warning the U.S that it would retaliate if the shelling was repeated.
Russian Defense Minister Sergey Lavrov last week hit out at President Donald Trump's predecessor, Barack Obama, for planting a "time bomb" between the two countries that has only served to worsen relations between them.
Owaisi flays Centre's stand on Rohingyas The plea against deportations was based on grounds of violation of conventions of worldwide human rights. The hearing on the matter has been adjourned for October 3 by the court.
The Russian Defence Ministry this week accused USA spies of initiating a jihadi offensive against government-held parts of northwest Syria on Tuesday.
Lieutenant-General Asapov was staying at the command post of Syrian troops to help Syrian commanders in a military operation to liberate Deir ez-Zor.
The next main target will be al-Omar oil field - Syria's largest - that is on the east bank of the Euphrates.
The Conoco field is named for the American company that discovered the gas reserves and built a processing plant there.
Citing Iranian state TV, the AP said that the strike destroyed ISIS bases and vehicles on the southern and eastern edges of Deir Ezzor, near the border with Iraq.
The SDF later said it had responded to the source of fire that targeted it from near the city of Deir Ezzor on Monday morning without specifying which forces it had attacked.
Previously, the U.S-led coalition had downed Iranian drones in the area, considering them hostile because they dropped ammunition near a base where US troops operated alongside allied Syrian opposition fighters.
But on fourth down, McSorley stood strong in the pocket and drilled the ball through a crowded end zone and into Johnson's chest. Against another blitz, Wadley broke loose around the left side for a 35-yard TD to give Iowa the lead with 1:42 left.
Coming in third was Light Balance , followed by Mandy Harvey and Sara & Hero, in fourth and fifth places, respectively. Darci's two-puppet show that culminated in a duet of Queen's "Somebody To Love" was tough to beat, though.
One thing Trump may want to consider: the damage a tank could do to the asphalt as it rolls down Pennsylvania Avenue. Trump hoped to have military vehicles in his Inauguration Day parade, but this plan never came to fruition.
Unfortunately, Kershaw gave up his first ever grand slam in the 6th and that would be all the Phillies needed to win the game. The offensive outburst turned a loss into a win for Pivetta, who allowed just the two first-inning runs in six innings.
Four American tourists who were attacked with acid at a train station in Marseille have been identified as college students. In previous incidents in Marseille, a driver rammed into two bus stops last month , killing a woman, USA Today reported .
Police said they were treating the explosion as a "terrorist incident" and have launched an "urgent manhunt" for the suspect. Asked about his tweet calling for a tougher travel ban, Trump said " we have to be tougher and we have to be smarter ".
Babies "R" Us, the brand which deals with toys and products exclusively for babies, is also planning to enter India soon. Tuesday and plans to have locations open later this year in Sudbury, Ont., Langford, B.C., Fredericton, and Toronto.
There will also be treats for the book lovers, as Amazon is offering up to Rs 5,000 on its Kindle e-readers. Sony Bravia's 40-inches full HD LED TV is being rolled out at 22% off for Rs 36,990, instead of Rs 47,900.
The island territory of more than 3 million USA citizens is reeling in the devastating wake of Hurricane Maria . Additionally, several telethons have been held to benefit Puerto Rico including on Univision and Telemundo.
People confirms that the 20-year-old makeup mogul is expecting her first baby and is due to give birth in February 2018. Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott have been dating since April. " Kylie and Travis are doing great", said the source.
During those video meetings he could obviously see the team moving around in a game and he would stop and point out where I was. He returns to English management today, guiding Crystal Palace against Southampton at Selhurst Park, and an inescapable...
The hurricane claimed the lives of 30 people in the Caribbean, including at least 15 people in the small island Dominica. Panovich says by the time it reaches the Outer Banks, Maria should either be a weak hurricane or a strong tropical storm.
Interest rates have stayed low despite a shallow unemployment rate of 4.4 percent in August and inflation down to 1.4 percent. Thus, a few disappointing bits of economic data should not be expected to divert the Fed from its rate hike plans.
The country's main partner is China and it is considered partially responsible for an estimated economic growth past year . Instead, he said, the worldwide community should strictly implement the sanctions imposed on North Korea by the U.N.
But he says he won't back it because it would take money away from New Jersey and other states that expanded Medicaid. Popp's statement said: "It is the leader's intention to consider Graham-Cassidy on the floor next week".
Rescuers are continuing to search for survivors with footage from the capital Mexico City showing volunteers joining the effort. Measured at a strength of 8.2, this quake is more powerful but less deadly than the one 32 years ago that killed thousands.
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In other words, they are maintaining the GOP norm of lying both about the content of Obamacare and about what would replace it. But Paul said Friday he'd defect from Graham-Cassidy because it leaves way too much of Obamacare in place.
If Day or Fowler intend on catching Leishman, it likely will require a super-low round. "I'm just trying to do that". Chasing his second PGA Tour victory this year, history suggests Leishman can get the job done.
In recent years, there have been tensions between Baghdad and Kurdistan over power-sharing, oil revenues and territorial disputes. While Baghdad recognizes Kurdistan's autonomy, the precise boundary between the region and the rest of Iraq is unclear.