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Trump lavishes praise on Saudis, but silent on human rights

The fight against extremism, he added, was not a battle between different faiths: "This is a battle between good and evil". "I think it would be a historic mist...


Melania and Ivanka refuse to wear headscarves in Saudi Arabia

The central achievement of Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia was almost $110 billion in deals sealed on Saturday in which Riyadh will buy US arms to help it counter...


North Korea undertakes 'successful' nuclear test

Analysts say the missile was sacked at an upward trajectory to artificially limit its range during the test. Some experts, including officials in Tokyo, estim...


Contradictions add up during Trump's Saudi visit

Not far from Trump's speech in an ornate convention center, an unemployed man in a ramshackle bazaar surmised that Trump had come to the cradle of Islam not to ...


Chelsea Manning Has Been Released From Prison

Manning said in the confession that the motivations for betraying United States secrets involved human rights and opposition to the way the wars were carried ou...


Iran reformists sweep Tehran council elections

In a tweet about Rouhani's election victory, Gargash said: "With Pres (ident) Rouhani's re-election, one hopes Iran reset its troubled relations with neighbours...


Iran Re-elects The Man Who Helped Implement The Nuclear Deal

A court has banned quoting or naming Khatami on air and in print. "What I would hope, is that Rouhani. use that (new) term to begin a process of dismantling I...


Global Cyber Attacks Linked to North Korean Hacks

But Kaspersky said false flags within WannaCry were "possible" but "improbable", as the shared code was removed from later versions. Security experts are no...


Jeb Bush: I Said Trump Would Be A 'Chaos President'

What does Bush view as a simple fix for the Trump White House? But Bush warned that Trump's tweetstorms give "our enemies all sorts of nuances and insights" i...


United Kingdom opposition to unveil election manifesto

I'm full optimism for what Labour can achieve. Addressing activists at a rally in Birmingham, the Labour leader called on Theresa May to ditch an "anti-pensio...


New sanctions on Venezuela officials upcoming

Venezuela's UN Ambassador Rafael Ramirez accused the United States of encouraging violent elements within Venezuela seeking to topple the Maduro government. The...


Anifah: Talks on South China Sea heading in positive direction

China and the members of the Association of South East Asian Nations (Asean) had been hoping to agree on the framework this year, 15 years after committing to ...


Did The Kushners Really Tell Chinese Investors They Could Get A Visa?

Kushner's sister, Nicole Kushner Meyer, referred to her brother's role in the Trump administration during a pitch for one of the company's projects in New Jerse...


United States may have dispersed equipment to Syrian Kurds 'very quickly'

Besides the upgrade in weapons, the Syrian forces received help in capturing the strategically important town and its adjacent dam from the USA -led global coal...


Russian FM Lavrov Refutes Claims That He Discussed Comey's Dismissal With Trump

He will testify after the Memorial Day holiday, May 29, though a date has not yet been set. The New York Times reported that Trump called ousted FBI Directo...


Israeli spies upset by Trump intel-sharing with Russia

Trump sparked concern when he backed away from the long U.S. commitment to a two-state solution to the conflict, saying he could support one state if it meant p...


Fight against terror a 'battle between good and evil'

While running for the job he now holds, Trump heartily criticized President Barack Obama for not using the term "radical Islamic extremism" and said that refu...


Trump to cast battle against 'Islamic extremism' as fight with 'barbaric criminals'

The fight against terrorism is a "battle between good and evil", not a fight between "different faiths, different sects, or different civilizations", President ...


Canada deploys troops to evacuate thousands of residents

The Red Cross asked for donations to provide emergency aid to more than 1,500 displaced by the floods. A flooded area of Gatineau, Quebec, seen from the Ottaw...


N. Korea confirms 'successful' launch of ballistic missile

Earlier on Sunday, the North's state-run media had said it would continue to launch more "weapons capable of striking" the US. The United Nations Security Cou...


Congressional Panels Pledge Thorough Probe Into Comey Firing

Former FBI Director James Comey will testify publicly before the Senate Intelligence Committee at a date to be set after Memorial Day, committee leaders announc...


Trump administration confirms renegotiation of NAFTA

Kevin Brady (R., Texas), chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, which oversees trade. Late last month he signed an executive order that required the ...


Saudi king slams Iran as ´spearhead of global terrorism´

The Summit in Riyadh will provide an opportunity for the participating countries to discuss how to overcome the menace of terrorism and extremism across the wor...


Netanyahu orders ministers to attend Trump reception, report

While Netanyahu in the past has expressed support for the establishment of a Palestinian state, he has been vague about this goal since Trump gained power. At t...


New footage shows Turkish president watching Washington brawl

On Thursday, Senior John McCain expressed his anger by saying that the ambassador of Turkey should be thrown out of the United States. Both the US State Depa...


Trump Suggests He Could Handle Press Briefings Instead Of Sean Spicer

White House press secretary Sean Spicer would neither confirm nor deny during Friday's press briefing that President Donald Trump has recorded audio of his pr...


Chaffetz to Resign, Creating Key Committee Vacancy and Replacement Fight

House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., said Thursday that he had not spoken to Chaffetz about his intentions. There's no indication yet, however, that the former Fe...


Iranian Vice President Drops Out Of Presidential Race, Backs Rohani

He struck a deal with world powers in 2015 that lifted most worldwide sanctions on Iran, reconnecting it with the global financial system and opening new aven...


Federal Bureau of Investigation hopefuls parade into DOJ for weekend interviews

Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein spent Saturday at the Justice Department interviewing a series of candidates to replace Comey as Federal Bur...


China reports progress on South China Sea code of conduct

China and ASEAN member states spoke highly of the significance of the approval of the code of conduct framework draft, saying it is "an important interim ach...


Tillerson blackmails Israel, uses embassy move as bargaining chip

Debate over whether the United States should move its Israel embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem again flared, while a separate row over the city's Western Wal...


Xi Threatens War if Philippines Drills South China Sea: Duterte

Mr Duterte has been criticised for not pushing China on an global court decision that ruled largely in favour of the Philippines' claims in the South China ...


Saudi king says Iran at forefront of global terrorism

Trump in his address took a far more measured tone on Islam than during the campaign, when he called for the "total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering th...


Russian officials 'boasted of their ability to influence Trump through Flynn'

Members of a key congress committee investigating allegations that Russian Federation and Donald Trump's campaign team collaborated to influence the 2016 United...


Donald Trump heads for Israeli-Palestinian talks

Suprisingly, however, one US diplomat in the president's advance team told his Israeli counterparts that the Western Wall "is not yours", that it is in the Wes...


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