Haley: Attack on Syria 'One of the President's Finest Hours'

But he said the United States expected Russian Federation to take a tougher stance against Syria by rethinking its alliance with al-Assad because "every time one of these horrific attacks occurs, it draws Russian Federation closer into some level of ... More..

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G7 foreign ministers seek new push to end Syria war
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

G7 foreign ministers seek new push to end Syria war

The focus of the US government will still be seeking a transition in which the core of the Assad regime is not challenged. The missiles were launched from two destroyers in the Mediterranean Sea. The U.S.is now...More..

Britain urges Putin to end support for 'toxic' Assad
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Britain urges Putin to end support for 'toxic' Assad

It was stark evidence that the president is moving ever further from his campaign promises to establish better ties with Moscow. The US airstrike on Syria's Shayrat airbase Friday destroyed about 20% of the S...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Paul Manafort Borrowed Money From Trump-Associated Businesses After Leaving Campaign

Manafort's ties to Russian Federation are part of probes underway by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and congressional intelligence committees into Moscow's interference in the 2016 presidential election, a...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

US envoy Tillerson meets with Putin in Moscow

U.S. officials have said that there is "no doubt" that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is responsible for the attack. "This is just the latest in a series of the use of chemical weapons by the Assad regime...More..

Violent clashes in Venezuela as thousands protest government
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Violent clashes in Venezuela as thousands protest government

The court reversed the rulings days later, but the opposition intensified its protests , prompting police to fire tear gas. Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles , center, is surrounded by oppositi...More..

San Bernardino school shooting: Student killed had survived heart surgery
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

San Bernardino school shooting: Student killed had survived heart surgery

The most commonly-used definition of mass shooting requires that four or more victims be killed, so Anderson's Monday attack in San Bernardino wouldn't count in numbers like the 57-percent statistic Everytown...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Watch Trump's Granddaughter Serenade China's President With Songs and Poetry in Mandarin

Plouffe said an informal agreement between the two leaders to make things easier for American producers competing with Chinese imports would be the most likely outcome from the meeting. Trump's order could lead...More..

Rally planned outside United terminal as fallout from video continues
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Rally planned outside United terminal as fallout from video continues

United was trying to find seats for four employees, meaning four passengers had to deplane. "The truly horrific event that occurred on this flight has elicited many responses from all of us: outrage, anger, d...More..

Sean Spicer Apologises Again For 'Inexcusable' Adolf Hitler Comments
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Sean Spicer Apologises Again For 'Inexcusable' Adolf Hitler Comments

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis noted in a separate briefing that "the intent was to stop the cycle of violence into an area that even in World War II chemical weapons were not used on battlefields". "Your job as ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

US, Mexico, Canada bid to co-host 2026 FIFA World Cup

But Gulati said that President Trump is "supportive" of the bid and had "encouraged" it. "This is a milestone day for US Soccer and for Concacaf", Gulati said in a statement issued shortly after Monday's an...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

North Korea Threatens Nuclear Attack On US Soil

Xi added that Beijing is willing to keep communicating and coordinating with the US on the issue. Xi Jinping's phone call came after Donald Trump turned to Twitter to vent his frustrations over North Korea's...More..

China's state media denounces Trump's attack on Syria
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

China's state media denounces Trump's attack on Syria

For years the USA has pressed China to rein in the North - specifically, its nuclear weapons and long-range missile programs, which Pyongyang says it is pursuing with the aim of being able to strike the United ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Dortmund fans open up their homes to Monaco supporters after bus explosion

The letter "claims responsibility for what happened", said prosecutor Sandra Luecke, telling journalists that "its authenticity is being verified". Ms Koehler says the letter at the attack site demands the wi...More..

USA air strikes in Syria
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

USA air strikes in Syria

But members differ on how much to pressure Russian Federation over its support of President Bashar Assad, whose forces it blames for a deadly chemical attack last week. "That's unacceptable", Spicer said. On Mo...More..

Bangladesh militant hanged for attack aimed at British envoy
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Bangladesh militant hanged for attack aimed at British envoy

He became the top leader of the Harkatul Jihad in Bangladesh after his return to the country. Three people died and the British high commissioner, Anwar Choudhury, suffered leg injuries in the attack on a 14t...More..

Trust erodes under Trump: Putin
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trust erodes under Trump: Putin

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says he did not discuss changes in sanctions against Russian Federation during his meeting with Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. Before the vote, Russian Deputy U.N. Ambassador V...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Malaysia mystified by disappearance of 176 North Korean site workers

Malaysian police on Thursday stopped guarding the morgue that held the body of North Korean leader Kim Jong Uns murdered half-brother, after the van departed amid reports that his remains will leave the country...More..

Pc Keith Palmer died after chest stab wound despite wearing body armour
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Pc Keith Palmer died after chest stab wound despite wearing body armour

The man who carried out the Westminster terror attack was killed by a single gunshot to his chest, an inquest has heard . Moments after he fatally stabbed PC Keith Palmer , the attacker was challenged by arm...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Conway rec department plans Easter egg hunts for ages 1 through 13

Children are also encouraged to keep a sharp look out for the gold and silver colored eggs and eggs marked first, second, and third place, which win the large Easter baskets given as prizes. The event was hoste...More..

India must ask for copy of judgement on Jadhav: Jethmalani
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

India must ask for copy of judgement on Jadhav: Jethmalani

Top US experts have expressed concern over Pakistan's decision to give death penalty to Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav as they warned that Islamabad wants to send a "strong message" to India against isolatin...More..

US, N Korea Military Confrontation Looms for April 15
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

US, N Korea Military Confrontation Looms for April 15

Trump revealed in a Fox Business interview that he told Xi about his decision to launch a missile attack on Syria last while the two were having "the most lovely piece of chocolate cake" after dinner April 6 ...More..

Arrest warrant issued for Kejriwal for Tweeting over educational qualification
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Arrest warrant issued for Kejriwal for Tweeting over educational qualification

He has also been indicted by the Shunglu Committee, as a result of which the AAP has lost its party headquarters in New Delhi. The court had said, "On perusal of records, it reveals that the accused (Kejriwal...More..

Philippines: Militant chief involved in beheadings is killed
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Philippines: Militant chief involved in beheadings is killed

He added that residents said they saw two uniformed soldiers who looked to be either dead or wounded being evacuated aboard a military helicopter. The rebels, who were heavily armed, he said, were "believed to ...More..

Donald Trump's granddaughter floors Chinese President Xi Jinping with her Mandarin skills
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Donald Trump's granddaughter floors Chinese President Xi Jinping with her Mandarin skills

They could now go ahead under the 100-day plan. Steve Tsang, director of the SOAS China Institute, said the 100-day plan was "at best aspirational, at worst just something to satisfy [Trump's] core supporters...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

North Korea warns of nuclear strike if provoked

North Korea is threatening "tough counteraction" after a U.S. Navy strike group was routed toward the Korean Peninsula following the rogue nation's continued ballistic missile and nuclear testing. China is No...More..

Tillerson carries Syria stance to Moscow as Trump assumes West's leadership
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Tillerson carries Syria stance to Moscow as Trump assumes West's leadership

Calling for a United Nations investigation, Putin held to his claim that it was actually Assad opponents who introduced chemical weapons into Syria's harrowing civil war. US officials in Washington have also ra...More..

Le Pen, Macron tied in run-up to French electionm says Elabe poll
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Le Pen, Macron tied in run-up to French electionm says Elabe poll

In a sign of how sensitive her comments have become, "Vel d'Hiv" was the top trending topic on Twitter in France on Monday, the first official day of election campaigning. She has instead targeted Muslims, ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

USA threatens further strikes on Syria as Russian Federation warns of 'serious consequences'

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has decided not to visit Moscow as planned on April 10, 2017. Mr Johnson's cancellation suggests , however, that Rex Tillerson , the US Secretary of State, took the v...More..

UK Would Go to War to Defend Gibraltar,
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

UK Would Go to War to Defend Gibraltar,"The Rock" Spain Seeks

The EU guidelines indicated that Brussels intends to side with Spain. On 3 April, May laughed off suggestions of a war with Spain, saying: "What we are doing, with all European Union countries in the Europ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Manafort firm received Ukraine ledger payout

The disclosure follows reporting by the AP in August that the firm of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his deputy, Rick Gates, who served in a senior role in the Trump campaign, had overseen the...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

CP commemorates the centennial of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

Nearly 3,600 Canadians died at Vimy Ridge and another 7,000 were wounded. The visit comes a day after more than 20,000 people, majority Canadians, attended a solemn ceremony at Vimy to commemorate a World War...More..

1.5 million customers to be affected by EDF energy increase
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

1.5 million customers to be affected by EDF energy increase

Big Six energy supplier EDF (Paris: FR0010242511 - news ) is hiking bills for the second time this year in a move described as "difficult to justify" by regulator Ofgem and which also drew fire from the Go...More..

World stocks mixed, yen and gold rise as global risks weigh
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

World stocks mixed, yen and gold rise as global risks weigh

Investors ducked for cover on Wednesday as a drumbeat of alarming geopolitical news sent the safe-haven yen and gold to five-month highs and yields on top-rated sovereign bonds to their lowest for the year so f...More..

Stockholm Attacker Was 'Rejected Asylum Seeker': British Citizen Among Dead
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Stockholm Attacker Was 'Rejected Asylum Seeker': British Citizen Among Dead

Our thoughts are with them and all those affected at this awful time. "We will always do everything we can to protect Sweden, but we can't guarantee that it won't happen again", Lofven told reporters later ...More..