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by | July 21, 2018 | 17:16

Like the moral strength he showed in Charlottesville, VA, last year, Helsinki should be remembered as one of Trump's finest moments. He just said it's not Russian Federation. Several senators from both parties backed tougher sanctions on Russian Federation. Trump was offered multiple opportunities to speak truth to power, or semi-power, and strongly denounce Russia's actions, but instead he placed blame on the Federal Bureau of Investigation and said that he had confidence in both parties - ...

by | July 21, 2018 | 16:41

At least four Palestinians were killed in later Israeli strikes, according to Palestinian medical officials. He was the first Israeli combatant to been killed in the area since the last full-scale conflict with Gaza's rulers, Hamas , in 2014.

by | July 21, 2018 | 12:32

However, what stole the show was the "impromptu" hug that Congress president Rahul Gandhi gave Prime Minister Narendra Modi after giving his speech. Criticising Prime Minister Modi over his foreign policy, Gandhi mentioned the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to India. Gandhi's speech was marked by noisy protests from the treasury benches as he targeted Modi and projected the RSS, BJP and its top leaders as agents of "anger and hatred" and "thanked" them for making him understand ...

by | July 21, 2018 | 10:51

Aram.... what exactly did President Trump have to say? Trump and Putin meet later Monday at the palace. He described the European Union as a "foe", particularly on trade. From aboard Air Force One, Trump called the U.S. news media "the enemy of the people " and complained that he will face criticism regardless of the summit outcome.

by | July 19, 2018 | 15:42

Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said an overnight "frenzied" bombing campaign continued into Wednesday, with at least 350 missiles lobbed into Nawa and its surrounding areas. Alongside the military offensive, the government has struck "reconciliation" deals, essentially a negotiated capitulation in a number of villages that have been in rebel hands for years, to restore government control there.

by | July 19, 2018 | 15:41

The law, passed in the early hours of Thursday, speaks of Israel as the Jewish historical homeland and says Jews have the right to self-determination there. Largely symbolic, the law was enacted just after the 70th anniversary of the birth of the state of Israel. A law passed Tuesday places limits on Palestinian access to Israel's High Court of Justice, redirecting administrative claims, for example over land or property rights, to the District Court.

by | July 19, 2018 | 14:59

Qassemi made the comment on Tuesday evening while elaborating on the news announced by Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif regarding the lawsuit that Iran has lodged against the US. But the accord's future is in doubt after the Trump administration's decision to abandon it. Salehi said on state television that Iran has imported some 400 tons of so-called yellowcake uranium since the 2015 landmark nuclear deal, bringing its stockpile to between 900 and 950 tons - up from 500 tons.

by | July 19, 2018 | 13:59

The North's proposal of talks with the UN Command, even though the UN Command is led by the USA, was seen as an attempt to use the meeting to discuss not only the repatriation of war remains, but also other issues, such as a proposal to jointly declare an end to the 1950-1953 Korean War.

by | July 19, 2018 | 13:39

Trump made the comments in a series of early morning tweets after his highly criticized meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Finland and his visit with North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries. Sunday's meeting marked the first time in almost a decade the US -led United Nations Command (UNC) met with their North Korean counterparts. Trump and Kim met last month in a historic summit last month.

by | July 19, 2018 | 12:25

Trump's tweets prompted a new round of criticism from Democrats, including Rep. Ted Lieu of California, who said that only Russian people appreciated Trump's joint news conference with Putin. However, during a White House news briefing later Wednesday, press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Trump's words were misinterpreted. "Do you hold him personally responsible?" "So certainly as the leader of a country you would have to hold him responsible, yes", Trump told CBS News in an ...

by | July 18, 2018 | 14:01

Sharif's statement came in the backdrop of massive complains by candidates for poll rigging and threats by Pakistan Army to swing the elections to favour particular parties. Recent opinion polls suggest Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz is losing its lead nationally to the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party of arch-rival Khan, whose anti-corruption message has resonated with many Pakistanis.

by | July 18, 2018 | 12:05

However, Trump did not reveal the details of the offer. 'He just said it's not Russian Federation. Murkowski noted that "we were not privileged" to know what was said in the private meeting between Trump and Putin . "He just said it's not Russian Federation". He also said he held " both countries responsible " for poor diplomatic relations between the United States and Russian Federation, saying, "I think we're all to blame".

by | July 18, 2018 | 12:04

But, insisting he had won the race fair and square, the Republican said: "I have President Putin, he just said it is not Russian Federation". When specifically asked about Trump, Trudeau reiterated his views on Putin. Goldstone then went on to say that the full story would be revealed in an upcoming book - titled "Popstars, Pageants and Presidents: How an Email Trumped My Life" - that is releasing this fall.

by | July 16, 2018 | 09:49

The South Australian doctor, who is part of a small team of expert Aussie cave divers who have reached an nearly legendary status in their field, was the last person to leave the Tham Luang caves after the Wild Boars soccer team was rescued.

by | July 16, 2018 | 09:04

The conflict with Washington, coupled with weaker global demand, adds to challenges for Beijing as economic growth cools after regulators tightened controls on bank lending starting a year ago to rein in surging debt. The European Union will open an annual meeting with China on Monday, looking to fend off overtures for an anti-US alliance as China seeks a European counterbalance to USA tariffs.

by | July 16, 2018 | 07:18

The UK visit also had its ups and downs after Mr Trump told a newspaper the U.S. would probably not give the UK a trade deal under the terms of Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plans - and then later appeared to backtrack on this position.

by | July 16, 2018 | 04:16

He writes , "If I was given the great city of Moscow as retribution for all of the sins and evils committed by Russian Federation over the years, I would return to criticism that it wasn't good enough - that I should have gotten Saint Petersburg in addition!" Maas welcomed the meeting, at which the U.S.

by | July 15, 2018 | 16:53

She was spotted on Friday by two hikers who found her yelling for help on the remote Monterey County beach. Local resident Chelsea Moore was hiking in Big Sur with her husband when they found Hernandez on Friday night, according to Moore's mother, Luanna Sandvik.

by | July 15, 2018 | 16:39

She later immigrated to the US, where she met and married Trump's father, the son of German immigrants. Thousands of people are marching through the streets of Edinburgh to protest against President Donald Trump, who is staying in Scotland over the weekend.

by | July 15, 2018 | 16:31

Kim has since met South Korean President Moon Jae-in twice and also President Donald Trump last month in Singapore to discuss ways to resolve the nuclear standoff. Pyongyang later proposed a military generals' meeting with the U.S. -led U.N. Command on Sunday, and Washington accepted it. Table tennis team of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) arrive at Yousung hotel in Daejeon, South Korea, south of Seoul on July 15, 2018.

by | July 15, 2018 | 16:10

The 12 boys and their soccer coach rescued from a flooded cave in northern Thailand are recovering well and are eager to eat their favorite comfort foods after their expected discharge from a hospital next week. "We could not have panicking kids in there, they would have killed themselves and possibly killed the rescuer as well". Public Health Minister Piyasakol Sakolsatayadorn said the group is in good health both physically and mentally and laboratory results are negative for unsafe ...

by | July 15, 2018 | 15:58

Two Palestinian teenagers were killed on Saturday, Gaza health officials said, in one of more than 40 air strikes carried out in Gaza by the Israeli military since Friday. An Israeli military spokesman declined to comment, but said its actions would depend on what happens on the ground. The majority of those killed were involved in protests and clashes but others were seeking to breach or damage the border fence.

by | July 15, 2018 | 15:00

In the incendiary interview, with the Sun newspaper , the USA leader criticised Mrs May's handling of Brexit negotiations, hailed Boris Johnson - who quit the cabinet earlier this week - as a future and "great Prime Minister" and said there was too much immigration in Europe.

by | July 15, 2018 | 13:30

A spokesman for Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu did not respond to a request for comment. IDF officer wounded by live grenade in attack by Gaza terrorist under cover of border "riot". Palestinian media said IDF planes hit targets at several sites around the Gaza strip, including a Hamas terror base. Palestinians in Gaza have for months been demonstrating against Israel's decade-long blockade of the territory and in support of their right to return to lands they fled or were ...

by | July 14, 2018 | 12:59

Bronx Democrat Carl Heastie also said Tuesday that Roe v. Wade, the landmark 1973 ruling legalizing abortion nationwide is in 'grave danger'. Democratic Sen. He's thought to be deciding between four judges: Amy Coney Barrett, Thomas Hardiman, Brett Kavanaugh and Raymond Kethledge. Citing the standard liberal (and dubious-for the actual statistics simply don't support it) "back-alley abortion" concerns, Richards also claimed that "young, healthy women died routinely" prior to the ...

by | July 14, 2018 | 12:49

Grassley said the Trump administration tariff fight has "a very detrimental effect on current markets" and that the impact is rippling through other industries in his state beyond agriculture. China, on the other hand, implemented counter tariffs on the USA afterward. Among the Chinese stocks caught in the crossfire Wednesday were companies with strong ties to the United States market.

by | July 14, 2018 | 12:19

Before the Sun interview was published, May invoked Winston Churchill as she addressed Trump and business leaders at a black-tie dinner at Blenheim Palace, the grand 18th century country house that was the birthplace of the British World War Two leader.

by | July 14, 2018 | 11:22

The Kremlin has denied the Russian state was involved in election meddling, and a statement from the nation's Foreign Ministry claims the indictments are created to "spoil the atmosphere" of Monday's summit. "We agree that it is important to engage Russian Federation from a position of strength and unity and that we should continue to deter and counter all efforts to undermine our democracies", she said.

by | July 13, 2018 | 11:41

Sharif's son-in-law is now serving his one-year prison sentence on the same charge, which stems from the purchase of luxury apartments in Britain that the court said were bought with illegally gotten money. They will not be allowed to roam around, said caretaker information minister Ali Zafar. "It is our duty to arrest those who have been sentenced". They have announced that they will address a rally in Lahore , after which they will surrender.

by | July 13, 2018 | 11:19

Zsa Zsa was known for her underbite and rounded, muscular front legs. "I'm still in shock ..." Even though Zsa Zsa gained fame as the World's Ugliest Dog - which resulted in press appearances like a June 25 Today show segment - she had humble beginnings.

by | July 13, 2018 | 10:29

In his resignation letter, Johnson slammed May's proposal for maintaining trade ties with the European Union, which many are calling a "semi-Brexit", and claimed that Britain was headed toward "the status of a colony". The ambassador said that while a meeting was not now on Mr Trump's itinerary "the president makes his own schedule", the day after the American leader said he may make time to meet his "friend" the former foreign secretary.

by | July 11, 2018 | 11:36

Social media photos showed the plane's fuselage broken, dented, and charred, amid a plume of smoke . He said: "We suspect that the plane was on its way to the Wonderboom airport". The Aviodrome aerospace theme park in the Netherlands said on its Facebook page that it was "hugely shocked" by the crash. A plane crashed in Pretoria, South Africa, on Tuesday afternoon.

by | July 11, 2018 | 11:11

European officials say while USA defense spending makes up 70 percent of combined allied governments' military budgets, just 15 percent of US expenditure is spent in Europe on NATO-related defense. Tusk outlined the ways in which Europe has stood by the USA in recent years, including after the 9/11 terror attacks . Commenting today on a newly signed joint EU-NATO declaration "to protect European citizens with all possible means available", Tusk said the details of the agreement include ...

by | July 11, 2018 | 09:55

Thai officials said 13 foreign and five Thai divers are taking part in the rescue operation . Nine people remained trapped in the cave, including the team's coach , after four boys were rescued on Sunday, the first day of the rescue operation.

by | July 10, 2018 | 16:02

However, according to the Times , the US did successfully strike some language that would have provided technical support for nations seeking to stop "inappropriate promotion of foods for infants and young children". US opposition to the resolution ended, however, when Russian Federation introduced the measure. Taking a break from being an all-purpose bogeyman, Russia, we're told, saved the day and the United States was thwarted.

by | July 10, 2018 | 15:59

But as he arrived in Tokyo to brief his Japanese and South Korean counterparts, his North Korean hosts issued an angry statement rejecting his efforts and appealing to US President Donald Trump to revive the peace process. Pompeo pointed to an incremental development in North Korea's commitment to return the remains of missing American soldiers . Unlike during his two previous trips to Pyongyang, Pompeo did not get an audience with "Chairman Kim".

by | July 10, 2018 | 15:55

Justice Bhushan referred to how the Supreme Court in Bachan Singh case batted in favour of death penalty saying that "the very fact that persons of reason, learning and light are rationally and deeply divided in their opinion on death penalty, is a ground among others, for rejecting the argument that retention of death penalty is totally devoid of reason and goal".

by | July 10, 2018 | 15:50

England manager Gareth Southgate and a player will later attend the pre-match press conference ahead of the World Cup semi-final at Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow from 1530BST. As the game went to extra time, and then penalties, the beers kept flowing and Mandzukic's bar tab sailed past 3000 pounds ($5325), according to Croatian news site 24Sata who said the 32-year-old outlaid 25,000 kuna toward the bill.

by | July 10, 2018 | 14:44

He added: "There is no one in America more qualified for this position, and no one more deserving". Kavanaugh, who serves on the Court of Appeals for the D.C. Kennedy was known as the Court's swing vote, and had voted to establish a constitutional right to abortion in Roe v Wade in 1973. It also informed many of his rulings on executive power, where he largely has backed the president's authority to hire and fire officials at government agencies and offered his support to the White House and ...

by | July 09, 2018 | 07:47

The group sent their notes after receiving letters from their families, in their first communication since attempts to establish a phone line inside the cave failed earlier this week. They were perched on a rock shelf in a small chamber about 4km (2.5 miles) from the cave mouth. The group was found dishevelled and emaciated, but alive on a muddy ledge by rescue divers on Monday, but rescue workers are still struggling for ways to extract the team from the complex cave system.

by | July 09, 2018 | 07:29

Iran wants world powers to present measures guaranteeing oil revenue and investment into the country despite U.S. sanctions when ministers meet on Friday to save the 2015 nuclear deal, but European states will fall short of its demands, diplomats said .

by | July 09, 2018 | 06:56

Roger Meyers, who clerked for Kethledge from 2009 to 2010, described the judge as "a committed originalist and textualist, which means he shows no favoritism to either side in any case, and instead applies the law as it is written". The Associated Press has learned that Vice President Mike Pence has met with some of the candidates in recent days. The starting point was a short list with the names of 25 potential nominees.

by | July 09, 2018 | 06:35

Its ironical how Trump, whose contempt for immigrants is really no secret, whose presidential campaign was full of promises to bring back American jobs and whose treatment of asylum-seekers has been regarded as a humanitarian crisis - is looking for foreign workers to staff his very own property.

by | July 06, 2018 | 05:51

However, the self-styled "direct action" group said it was not connected to the woman who tried to climb the statue, despite the "Rise and Resist" T-shirt. Owing to the situation, people on their way to Liberty Island were not allowed to enter the park and people already there were evacuated. Manhattan US Attorney Geoffrey Berman accused Okoumou of staging "a unsafe stunt that alarmed the public and endangered her own life" and those of police.

by | July 06, 2018 | 05:45

England goalkeeper Jordan Pickford has responded to the jibe from Belgian counterpart Thibaut Courtois after saving Carlos Bacca' spot kick during his side's round of 16 penalty shoot out triumph at the ongoing 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russian Federation.

by | July 06, 2018 | 04:52

Trump will also visit Britain on his Europe trip, where suspicion of his ties with Putin runs deep, especially after the poisoning with a nerve agent of a former Russian Federation spy and his daughter on United Kingdom soil, an operation blamed on the Kremlin's intelligence agencies.

by | July 06, 2018 | 04:17

A team of USA officials led by envoy Sung Kim met with North Korean officials Sunday at Panmunjom, the border village between North and South Korea in the demilitarized zone, senior State Department officials told CNN . NBC News and the Washington Post reported that North Korean attempts to hide nuclear work. Production of nuclear fuel has also ramped up while North Korea expands and improves a ballistic missile site.

by | July 06, 2018 | 01:09

This was an attack on the press. White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters said the decision was made on Monday night "as soon as the President heard about the request from the mayor". When asked Tuesday morning if the president is committed to stop calling journalists the "enemy of the people", Sanders said that Mr. Trump has a "great deal of respect for the press", but also called on the media to be responsible with their reporting.

by | July 04, 2018 | 01:22

He said he found it "distracting" to his work in 2016 when he found himself on Trump's short list of nominees to replace Scalia, a job that eventually went to Justice Neil Gorsuch . U.S. President Donald Trump said he met with four potential Supreme Court justices on Monday, while a person familiar with the selection process said Trump was focused keenly on two people, although others were still in contention.

by | July 04, 2018 | 00:52

The U.S. Attorney's Office in OR issued a statement saying officers started a "law enforcement action" to reopen the facility on Southwest Macadam Avenue. Protests have already begun to grow in size and frequency. They said the immigration policy continues to tear families apart. LMPD was called to the scene, but the department says it is limited in how much it can help in assisting federal agents.