BST: Former FBI director Robert Mueller will oversee the investigation into the Trump campaign's alleged ties with Russian Federation, the US Justice Department has announced. The president is not required to appear at the trial. A vote must proceed, like a bill passing through legislature. The verdict of the Senate is final.
Coast Guard Academy for a commencement speech. The combination of Trump firing Comey while his campaign was under FBI investigation for possible collusion with Russian Federation and the president subsequently admitting that he had done so in part because of his frustrations over the Russian Federation investigation was a key factor for Democrats in US Congress to mull removing Trump from office.
In addition, "the U.S. Department of State is working closely with local authorities concerning this incident". The video showed two men bleeding from the head and men in dark suits punching and kicking protesters, some lying on the ground.
Enforcement Directorate has filed a money laundering case against Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union Minister P Chidambaram. The case has been registered on the basis of a CBI FIR that alleges that Karticontrolled companies received at least Rs 3.5 crore from INX Media for influencing an FIPB clearance by the finance ministry, then headed by his father.
But it is reprehensible that they are doing so through fraudulent means and further dividing the country with their lies about Team Trump and Russian Federation. Liberals absolutely know that it's not true, but they will not quit bearing false witness. "I was going to fire Comey , " Trump said. "The integrity of our law enforcement agencies and their leadership is of the utmost importance to President Trump".
But the North has now denied the claims, notably but not exclusively advanced by South Korean experts, and hit back Friday to accuse its opponents of spreading propaganda. Many analysts say Moon likely won't pursue drastic rapprochement policies because North Korea's nuclear program has progressed significantly since he was in the Roh government a decade ago.
Air Force One had barely taken off when it was announced that James Comey, the former Federal Bureau of Investigation chief fired by Trump, had agreed to testify publicly about Russian interference in the United States elections. After an overnight flight, the president was greeted at the airport by King Salman, which was notable given that the monarch did not show up previous year to welcome President Barack Obama on his final visit to Saudi Arabia.
Malam Garba Shehu, the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity, confirmed the release of the girls in a statement he posted online on Saturday in Abuja . Shekau has previously said the girls would be released if militant fighters held in government custody were freed. In October, 21 of the girls were released following negotiations brokered by the Swiss government, the Red Cross and some local intermediaries.
Some, such as California Rep. Maxine Waters, have explicitly called for impeaching the President. Currently, both the House of Representatives and the Senate are Republican-controlled. He added, "For those who do not know, impeachment does not mean that the president would be found guilty". "We have to find out what really went on".
When asked if young people should give up on the idea of owning their own home - Mr Corbyn replied "not at all". "Only Labour stands for the many against a government which is unmistakably of the few". Technically speaking, however, only voters in Corbyn's constituency would be able to vote for him, supporters elsewhere who felt inclined to follow DeVito's advice would need to vote for their respective Labour candidate.
Communications were severed by North Korea a year ago, Lee said, after new global sanctions were imposed in response to its fifth nuclear test and Pyongyang shut down a joint industrial zone.North Korea and the rich, democratic South are technically still at war because their 1950-53 conflict ended in a truce, not a peace treaty.
A poll shows most Utahns disapprove of Donald Trump's job performance as president, but the numbers haven't changed from election day 2016. Earlier this week, Chaffetz said he had asked former FBI Director James Comey to testify in front of the committee and subpoenaed memos detailing communications between Comey and President Trump.
Last year, President Obama and President Santos announced Peace Colombia, a plan to provide USA funding for the post-conflict era in Colombia once a widely-anticipated peace deal was signed. Benjamin L. Cardin of Maryland, the ranking Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, of a new report on US post-conflict engagement with Colombia.
However, Twitterati didn't accept Cooper apology and instead dubbed it an "iconic" scene. " Anderson Cooper is my colleague and a friend for whom I have the highest professional and personal regard", Lord tweeted. That doesn't happen anymore today. Cooper's eyeroll, she said, is "possibly sexist", and "definitely what I'd call Trumpist", a new term that apparently describes anything anti-Trump.
Microsoft and the NSA have each been blaming the other for the ability of WannaCrypt to utilize a vulnerability in SMBv1 to spread. Enable the "Show file extensions" option in the Windows settings on your computer. Forensics typically will be unable to decrypt files once they are infected with ransomware. It has attacked hundreds of thousands of computers, security experts say, from hospital systems in the United Kingdom and a telecom company in Spain to universities and large companies in ...
Current and former USA officials described the intelligence breach as one of the worst in decades. Current and former US officials told the newspaper that China killed or imprisoned 18 to 20 of of the Central Intelligence Agency's sources from 2010 to 2012.
The U.S. Treasury Department announced Thursday it was freezing the assets of all members of the court as part of an effort to support the Venezuelan people "in their efforts to protect and advance democratic governance ". Capriles, who is seen as the opposition's best hope of defeating President Nicolas Maduro in elections next year, has been at the forefront of demands for a presidential recall referendum.
Governor Judith Guichon, who asked her to remain as premier while absentee ballots are counted and one or more recounts takes place. The Green Party won three seats, but is now poised to have disproportionate sway. Depending on the outcome, British Columbians may be in for a new NDP government that would aim to block the Kinder Morgan pipeline twinning, and potentially unravel BC Liberal megaprojects like the Site C dam and Massey Bridge, while raising taxes on the wealthy and providing new ...
In what many had predicted was going to be a closely contested election, Rouhanni won 57 percent of the vote, nearly 20 points more than the 38 percent his main challenger, hardline judge Ebrahim Raisi, received . "It makes it much more hard to isolate Iran internationally when you have a foreign minister like Zarif", said Karim Sadjadpour, an Iran scholar at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington.
WannaCry has heavily impacted Britain's hospitals, forcing them to move emergency patients to different facilities. What is WannaCry ransomware and what does it do? The malware behind WannaCry (also called WannaCrypt, Wana Decryptor or WCry) was reported to have been stolen from the NSA in April.
The ferry's Russian operators say it is purely a commercial venture, but the service's launch coincides with what some experts say is a drive by North Korea to build ties with Moscow in case its closest ally China turns its back. Potential passengers include "North Koreans coming to work in Russian Federation and tourists from northern China who miss the sea because they don't have their own", Baranov told AFP.
Meanwhile, many observers around the world were impatiently waiting for Melania Trump to deboard the plane, curious to see if she would be wearing a headscarf in observance of the norms in Saudi Arabia. But the pair's refusal to wear a headscarf is certainly a political statement that expresses support for Saudi Arabia's oppressed female population - a statement that Donald Trump himself once thought controversial, when Michelle Obama did it.
Philippe has said he would campaign to help secure a majority for Macron's party Republic on the Move (REM) during next month's parliamentary election and implement his plans, which include corporate tax cuts, labour market reforms, and a 50 billion euro investment plan coupled with public spending savings.
Spicer on Tuesday declined to detail the deliberations, what strategies Trump might be considering or whether there's any conclusion to be drawn from the delay and the postponed meeting top Trump officials had planned to have Tuesday. Gerard Araud told CNN. According to Reuters, Trump's daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared Kushner, both senior advisers, as well as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson are in favor of remaining; Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt and senior adviser ...
Trump promised to relocate the US embassy as one of his campaign pledges. Netanyahu is reportedly pushing to deliver a joint speech with Trump at Masada, another historical site in Israel, rather than just the introduction he is now slated for.