Boris Johnson 'dismayed' by Russia's UN Syria veto

Lavrov said Moscow was ready to resume a deal with Washington to avoid incidents in Syrian airspace as the two countries lead separate bombing campaigns. Beyond Syria , Tillerson said he and Lavrov had discussed North Korea, Ukraine , cyber iss... More..

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Belgium probes Mosul airstrikes that killed civilians
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Belgium probes Mosul airstrikes that killed civilians

The report, issued monthly by U.S. Central Command, does not take into account a high-profile coalition strike conducted on March 17 that may have killed up to 200 civilians. "(ISIS) shamefully resorts to usi...More..

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Clinton Guilty Of Every Charge, Comey Defends

We'll see what happens. "It's going to be interesting". Fox News reported last week that Rice requested to unmask the names of Trump transition officials caught up in incidental surveillance. After Trump cl...More..

Warburton, a potential Lions captain, out for about 6 weeks
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Warburton, a potential Lions captain, out for about 6 weeks

PICKING powerful Worcester Warriors centre Ben Te'o in the British and Irish Lions squad for New Zealand makes sense for "a lot of reasons". Wilson said: "Sam has a low grade strain which will put him out for...More..

President Trump says US-Russia relations may be at 'all-time low'
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

President Trump says US-Russia relations may be at 'all-time low'

While most immediate, U.S. U.S. Intelligence agencies have tried to accuse Putin of trying to help Trump during the presidential elections. Before flying to Moscow, Tillerson issued an ultimatum to Putin: E...More..

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United Kingdom steps up war of words with Russian Federation over chemical weapons attack

The Russian military said that Moscow believes that sending experts is the only way to obtain evidence of the alleged use to presence of chemical weapons at the Syrian airbase attacked by the US. Tillerson will...More..

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United CEO Gives First Interview Since Incident

Meanwhile, leaders of a key Senate committee have asked United Airlines and Chicago airport authorities to explain what led to Sunday night's incident. Likewise, Chicago's aviation department has said only that...More..

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Spicer: I "Screwed Up" with Assad-Hitler Comparison

Gaffe-prone Spicer apologised on national television yesterday for comparing the Nazi leader with Syrian President Bashar al Assad, accused of using Sarin gas against his own people including children, an attac...More..

Goldman Sachs recommends a market bet as elections loom in France
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Goldman Sachs recommends a market bet as elections loom in France

But leftist firebrand Jean-Luc Melenchon has seen his ratings surge and conservative Francois Fillon, damaged by a nepotism scandal, has also regained some lost ground. "We must not be complacent or minimise wh...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation obtained court order to monitor ex-Trump adviser in Russian Federation probe
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation obtained court order to monitor ex-Trump adviser in Russian Federation probe

The warrant, secured under the Federal Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA), means the FBI convinced a federal judge that there was probable cause to believe that Page was acting as an "agent of a foreign power...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

China tells United States to resolve North Korea tensions peacefully

An worker walks between front-end loaders used to move imported North Korean coal at Dandong port in the Chinese border city of Dandong, Liaoning province, December 7, 2010. "The contest proved once again that ...More..

NATO, Russia, share troop information, at odds over Ukraine
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

NATO, Russia, share troop information, at odds over Ukraine

Mr Tillerson had stoked anxiety among the 28-nation organisation when he initially indicated he would not be able to attend the foreign ministers' meeting because it conflicted with a summit in Florida with Chi...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Lavrov warns United States over Syria as talks begin

The question of an investigation is still somewhat up in the air, with today's Lavrov-Tillerson press conference revealing that Lavrov had pushed the idea heavily, and that the USA only agreed to "consider" t...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Iran's Ahmadinejad to run for president

Iran's former president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said he will run for office in the presidential elections in May. At least 120 people have submitted their names as candidates for president since registration op...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trump Threatens Health Subsidies to Poor to Force Talks

Sure, certain loopholes enjoyed by corporate America for avoiding taxes on foreign income and other activities would be closed, but that would be offset by a steep drop in the corporate tax rate . "If this is ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Congress divided on legality of Trump's strike against Syria

After his release, he went to opposition-held Aleppo and then came to Turkey when Aleppo fell to the Syrian regime late past year. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that an worldwide fact-finding committe...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

European Union negotiator Barnier tells United Kingdom on Brexit: no parallel talks

Gibraltar rejected the idea of Britain sharing sovereignty with Spain by 99%t to 1% in a 2002 referendum, but voted overwhelmingly to remain part of the European Union in last June's referendum on European Unio...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Russia Knew of Assad's Chemical Attack in Advance

With President Trump's decision to launch punishing missile strikes against Syrian leader Bashar Assad's forces, the White House has angered Russian Federation and probably dashed any hopes of improving ties ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

N.Korea calls USA bombing of Syria 'unacceptable'

President Donald Trump retweeted the praise of his grandchildren. President Xi said more soberly: "We have engaged in deeper understanding, and have built a trust". Trump has previously criticized China's h...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Lenin Moreno claims victory in Ecuador's presidential election

Sunday's second-round runoff in the Andean nation of 16 million was being watched closely as a barometer of whether the left, which had dominated South American politics for the past 15 years, could stop a stri...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

United will stop using cops to pull passengers from overbooked flights

One JCPS teacher on United flight 3411 told WHAS 11 News what that happened Sunday night was unacceptable. Munoz expressed regret for his widely-criticized initial response to the debacle in which he appeared...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

President Trump Signs Bill Scrapping FCC's Privacy Rules for ISPs

The regulations would have required broadband companies to get user permission before sharing sensitive information such as browsing and location data, app usage, and more. Under the bill Trump signed Monday, t...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Suspected Stockholm attacker was rejected for asylum

According to Expressen, the suspect had scouted the scene of the attack prior to carrying it out. Eliasson would not say how long the suspect has been living in Sweden. Stockholm was returning to normality o...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Saudi Arabia 'fully supports' U.S. military strikes in Syria, Iran condemns

Haley reiterated the comments of Rex Tillerson, the U.S. secretary of state, who insisted that defeating Islamic Stare was the priority for the White House. Rebels and residents in northwestern Idlib province s...More..

Egypt on edge as Christians bury dead from church attacks
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Egypt on edge as Christians bury dead from church attacks

The government formed a council to counter terror and extremism and announced a three-month state of emergency. "We ask that you convey our condolences to the grieving families, our prayers for a full convale...More..

India knows why Pakistan sentenced Jadhav to death, says envoy Basit
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

India knows why Pakistan sentenced Jadhav to death, says envoy Basit

The United Nations Wednesday declined comments on the death sentence handed down to a convicted Indian spy who was arrested in Pakistan previous year and charged with espionage and sabotage, saying the world ...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

US, Russia still far apart as Syria haunts talks

It was stark evidence that the president is moving ever further from his campaign promises to establish better ties with Moscow . Trump had frequently called during the 2016 USA presidential election campaig...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

US, Canada, Mexico call Monday press conference for "historic announcement"

The CONCACAF countries confirmed their plan to bring the tournament to America at a press conference on Monday at One World Trade Centre in NY. If the three-part bid wins approval, and there is little reason ...More..

Malala becomes honorary Canada citizen, praises refugee welcome
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Malala becomes honorary Canada citizen, praises refugee welcome

The teenage Nobel prize victor spoke to the Canadian Parliament after becoming an honorary citizen Wednesday. "I stood here on this stage nearly three and a half years ago. "I pray that you continue to open y...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Ahmadinejad to run in Iranian presidential election

President Hassan Rouhani, a moderate who engineered Iran's 2015 nuclear deal with world powers that secured a removal of worldwide financial and trade sanctions against Tehran , is expected to seek re-electi...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trump says would be 'wonderful' if US, Russia could get along

Trump's comments on the state of U.S. Responding to a question about the danger of their antagonistic positions related to Syria spiralling into "a conflict between the two nuclear-powered countries", Mr. "W...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Egypt identifies Alexandria church bomber as fugitive with militant ties

The bishop said the representative of Egypt security he met advised the state and the people cooperate to improve protection at churches. Since the killing of 29 people in a blast at St Peter's Coptic Churc...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trump Says was 'Very Good' Call with Chinese President Xi

A US naval strike group, led by the USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier, following a regularly scheduled assignment in Singapore, was ordered to head north "as a prudent measure" instead of heading toward Austra...More..

by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Trump gave Syria attack order 'during dessert'

The US missiles struck a Syrian air base in retaliation for Syria's alleged chemical attack on a rebel-held town, killing 87 civilians, many of them children. That's when Trump said he chose to lean over and ...More..

Retired Pakistan army officer goes missing in Nepal
by | Thursday, April 13, 2017

Retired Pakistan army officer goes missing in Nepal

Lt. Col. Muhammad Habib Zahir, a retired Pakistani Army officer, landed in Kathmandu last Thursday, purportedly looking for a job, but since then has been missing. The Pakistani reached Nepal after he was lur...More..