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Germany's Schulz sees 'rocky road' to election after key state defeat

Martin Schulz, leader of the Social Democratic Party (SPD), resorted to his comfort zone as former president of the European parliament when asked today about h...


USA spat erupts ahead of Trump visit to region

On Sunday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Trump is weighing how moving the embassy to Jerusalem - a pledge the Republican made during the his electio...


Turkish opposition urges Trump to prod Erdogan on rights

The hope of Tuesday's meeting is that both sides will see that if the US becomes the friend of Turkey's enemy, it does not necessarily mean it becomes the enemy...


Trump, Putin had 'good' talk about ending Syria war: White House

The Kremlin made no mention of safe zones in its own statement after the phone call, and Putin's spokesman played down the idea. National Security Council spo...


US Tells Israeli Officials Western Wall is 'Not Your Territory'

Klein elaborated that in recent meetings at the White House he told Trump aides, Steve Bannon and Sebastian Gorka, that "moving the embassy would make the Pal...


Ex-French PM seeks to join Macron revolution

French authorities worked to keep the hack from influencing the outcome of the election, with the electoral commission warning the media on Saturday that it cou...


North Korea claims CIA plot to kill Kim Jong

The individual is also alleged to have received a satellite transponder. Pyongyang identified one of the people involved in the " vicious plot " as "Kim", a...


Macron to name PM on first day as French President

A large group of onlookers, some carrying European flags, stood outside the chancellery as Macron arrived. "Germany will only do well in the long-run if Europ...


Sacked FBI chief plots strike at Trump

The way Comey handled the situation is "disgraceful", according to Trump. But the timing for a nomination is unclear. The Republican senator from Texas is...


N Korea missile program progressing

North Korea's KCNA state news agency said on Monday that the test of a "newly developed mid/long-range strategic ballistic rocket, Hwasong-12" had gone to plan....


S Korea, US to hold Washington summit in June: Seoul

The decision was made during a meeting with a visiting delegation led by Matt Pottinger, senior director for East Asia at the National Security Council (NSC) se...


Trump Reportedly Disclosed Highly Classified Info to Russians in Meeting

A spokeswoman for the Russian Foreign Ministry denied the report that Trump revealed sensitive information to the Russian officials. CNN has not independent...


Korea Missile Launch: 'Not Just Us Against Them Anymore'

Last time Pyongyang test-fired a medium-range ballistic missile from that region was in February this year. North Korea's missile test on Sunday was the cou...


White House denies Trump revealed classified info to Russians

Trump Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak - a key figure in earlier Russia controversies - into the Oval Office last week. Secr...


What is WannaCry ransomware?

Cybersecurity experts say the unknown hackers who launched the attacks used a vulnerability that was exposed in NSA documents leaked online. Sundararajan sai...


Trump, in tweets, defends his sharing of information with Russians

Does Trump tweet admit we gave Russian Federation classified information? "This is not the appropriate move on his part, and I just think it's part of a pat...


President Trump Shared Sensitive Classified Intelligence With Russian Diplomats

Sergey Kislyak. But through National Security Advisor HR McMaster, Trump denied the Washington Post's reports. SHAPIRO: You've spoken to current and former...


Dem calls report on Trump, intel 'disturbing'

At best, if he shared sensitive information, Donald Trump was channeling his inner high school outcast, trying to gain approval and score cool points from the m...


Delhi HC asks CBI to probe missing JNU student Najeeb Ahmad case

A bench of Justices G S Sistani and Rekha Palli on Tuesday transferred the case to the CBI on a plea from the student's mother after the Delhi Police said it ha...


Australian trade minister says B&R Initiative shows China's commitment to globalization

It draws inspiration from the ancient Silk Road and sea routes used by merchants from Asia to trade with Europe and Africa. Xi said the project has "no politi...


PIA crew briefly detained, plane searched at Heathrow

It was also reported that the members were "thoroughly searched" afterwards. The National Crime Agency of Britain has confirmed that it has seized a quantity ...


United Nations slams DPRK's latest ballistic missile test

In a unanimously agreed statement, the 15-member council said it was of vital importance thatNorth Korea show "sincere commitment to denuclearisation through co...


'Fast decision' expected on Comey's Federal Bureau of Investigation replacement

He argued later on NBC that it was important for the Justice Department to appoint a special prosecutor in the case because such a person would have "the abil...


Syria activists say civilians killed in strike on IS village

The meeting comes against the backdrop of an announcement by the Trump administration that it plans to arm Kurdish Syrian fighters in the fight against the Isla...


Russian Federation describes Trump intel leak reports as 'fake news'

The threat was related to the use of laptop computers on aircraft. Revealing classified information at this level is extremely risky and puts at risk the lives ...


Germany and France agree to draw up roadmap on developing EU

Outgoing French President Francois Hollande (L) waves to the crowd as new French President Emmanuel Macron (R) looks on during a handover ceremony at the Elysee...


Lawmakers urge Trump to avoid picking a partisan for Federal Bureau of Investigation job

I'm leaving", he said when questioned by reporters. Russian Federation has denied the claims and the White House says there was no collusion. But in the d...


Trump defends sharing terrorism 'facts' with Russians

Political and legal experts said this latest misstep is among the most egregious so far of Trump's presidency. It's the reason that many people voted for him, h...


Trump shared secret info about Islamic State with Russians

But when senior national security officials strode to a podium on the West Wing driveway Monday night, they spoke for an administration that has strained its cr...


17 prisoners shot dead in PNG jail break in Papua New Guinea

Eleven men were killed and 17 wounded in February previous year when nearly 100 people stormed the gates. In February previous year, 11 prisoners were killed...


Trump says he has 'absolute right' to share facts with Russians

Facing a deluge of criticism over his handling of highly classified information, U.S. President Donald Trump defended having shared "facts" with senior Russian ...


What is ransomware? 5 key questions about the NHS cyber hack answered

The president of Microsoft laid some of the blame at the feet of the USA government. The NHS says it employs more than 1.5 million people, making it one of th...


Schumer: Trump must hand over transcript of Russian Federation meeting

President Trump is responding to the backlash against the allegations that he shared "highly classified" information with the Russians by saying he had "the abs...


Trump shared secret info about ISIS with Russians

National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster, who also participated in the meeting, downplayed the report as well. Afterward, White House officials took steps to...


UN Condemns North Korea Missile Test, Vows Sanctions

Asked if North Korea's missile program was developing faster than the South had expected, he said: "Yes". KCNA said the missile was sacked at a high angle "...