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Author: 0 Trump hits out at 'fake news' following Kushner reports

But in remarks earlier in the weekend, before leaving Sicily, she told reporters that the discussion with him on climate change, in particular, had been "extremely hard, indeed unsatisfying". Beyond security concerns, a proposed back channel would have been a breach of democratic protocol, said Eliot Cohen, a former counselor to President George W.

Author: 0 Police arrest man on English south coast in bombing inquiry

Armed response police stand at the start of the Great Manchester Run in central Manchester, England Sunday May 28 2017. MI5 has launched two urgent inquiries into how it missed the danger posed by bomber Salman Abedi , the Guardian newspaper reported .

World Philippine forces make gains in southern city under siege
Author: 0 Philippine forces make gains in southern city under siege

Duterte last week declared martial law in the entire Mindanao after some 50 members of the local terror group Maute took over Marawi City in Lanao del Sur. The military has said that Hapilon was sighted in Marawi , a city on the southern island of Mindanao, and that he is believed to be in the area. Senator Grace Poe, meanwhile, said Duterte can not just ignore the legislature and the judiciary.

Author: 0 Will leave Paris climate deal -Axios

Although Trump tweeted " I will make my final decision on the Paris Accord next week! " as he headed back to Washington DC over the weekend, Axios and Breitbart News reported on Sunday that he has already told several aides, including Environment Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Scott Pruitt, that he meant to withdraw the U.S.

Author: 0 May in major U-turn on social care funding

The ads are likely to have cost hundreds of pounds, but the exact price will depend on how many people click on them - the more that click, the more the parties will have to pay. However, the main factor underpinning the pound's strength since the early election call has been the expectations that May will win an increased majority in parliament, giving her a stronger negotiating hand when the United Kingdom and the European Union formally start Brexit talks on June 19.

Author: 0 To many Americans, Memorial Day has lost its meaning

The caretakers at national cemeteries don't take long weekends, because by law those cemeteries can't close for more than 48 hours at a time. It's a day many of us will celebrate with a trip to the lake, the golf course or the pool or by cooking out with friends and family .

World More arrests over Manchester bombing as United Kingdom raises terror alert
Author: 0 More arrests over Manchester bombing as United Kingdom raises terror alert

May said she would talk to Trump at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit later on Thursday about the leaks, which included the publication of photographs of the bomb site by the New York Times . The Latest on the investigation into the Manchester concert bombing . Amber Rudd told Sky News that United States officials provided information to media that Britain preferred to keep confidential for reasons of operational security.

Author: 0 Trump Frustrates G7 Climate Agreement

Down to the final day of his lengthy first worldwide trip, President Donald Trump will lift off for Washington having rattled some allies and reassured others, returning to a White House that sits under a cloud of scandal. - Demanded support from Russian Federation and Iran for a peace process in Syria, and similarly called for an inclusive dialogue in Libya. The two leaders also spoke about boosting cooperation on counterterrorism efforts.

World Will come up with permanent Kashmir solution: Rajnath Singh
Author: 0 Will come up with permanent Kashmir solution: Rajnath Singh

Those who understand history know phraseology such as "final solution and permanent solution" have a very disturbing outcome in history and has a very disturbing historic connotation. "This ideologically incompatible alliance between the PDP on one hand and the BJP on the other hand has driven Jammu & Kashmir absolutely to an edge".

Author: 0 Trump touts ultimate peace, but same obstacles remain

Exactly what that's going to look like is anyone's guess, as President Trump's visit to Israel involved a lot of broad statements about the concept of peace, but no details. But while Mr Trump spoke in generalities about the goal, Mr Abbas laid out the specifics of Palestinian demands - which all have been supported by the Arabs and rejected by Israel through decades of unsuccessful peace negotiations shepherded by American presidents .

World Clashes, Curfew in Indian-administered Kashmir
Author: 0 Clashes, Curfew in Indian-administered Kashmir

In Srinagar , restrictions were imposed in seven police station areas - Khanyar, Nowhatta, Safakadal, M R Gunj, Rainawari, Kralkhud and Maisuma - as a precautionary measure. Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST), Awantipora, on Sunday also postponed the examination scheduled for Monday. On a day when different parts of the Kashmir valley witnessed shut down and sporadic incidents of stone pelting triggered by ding dong battlers on the streets of Kashmir, more than 1200 youth ...

Author: 0 Trump's policies weakened the West: German Foreign Minister

Merkel's comments Sunday came after a Group of Seven summit at which the Europeans couldn't reach agreement with Trump on climate change. "Anyone who accelerates climate change by weakening environmental protection, who sells more weapons in conflict zones and who does not want to politically resolve religious conflicts is putting peace in Europe at risk ", the German foreign minister said.

Author: 0 Trump's First G7 Summit Gets Down To Work In Sicily

That is despite USA defence secretary James Mattis saying in an interview to air on Sunday that the president was now "wide open" on the issue. And European hopes that Trump could be pressured into a more conciliatory stance on trade, climate change and migration at the G7 summit in Sicily were dashed.

World North Korea fires ballistic missile, South Korea says
Author: 0 North Korea fires ballistic missile, South Korea says

North Korea fired yet another ballistic missile overnight, part of an escalating series of tests. The U.S. Pacific Command said it tracked what appeared to be a short-range ballistic missile for six minutes and assessed it did not pose a threat to North America.

Author: 0 FBI deflects House Oversight Committee's request for documents

One reason - CBS News has learned that Special Counsel Robert Mueller's office is now involved in determining the scope of what Mr. Comey will be talking about before the committee. Brower, the assistant director for the bureau's Office of Congressional Affairs, wrote in a letter to Chaffetz. "Whereas the Special Counsel is conducting a criminal or counterintelligence investigation that will occur largely behind closed doors, the Committee's work will shed light on matters of high public ...

World Rouhani takes on Trump
Author: 0 Rouhani takes on Trump

South African President Jacob Zuma has congratulated the Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on his re-election to that country's high office, the Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation has said.The ministry said on Monday that the victory will see Rouhani serve a second presidential term, having ascended to the office for the first time in 2013.

Author: 0 DHS chief says reported Russian back-channel not a 'big deal'

But Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, a Democrat on the House Oversight Committee, said Kushner should not be in possession of security clearance while the investigation was underway. Others who tend to believe the Kushner allegations are true, argue that the Russian government would have had no incentive to burn the Trump administration that way.

World Merkel spokesman: Germany still seeking stronger US ties
Author: 0 Merkel spokesman: Germany still seeking stronger US ties

He continued, the outlet said, by saying: "See the millions of cars they are selling in the U.S.?" "We will stop this". But Macron, who was meeting Trump for the first time , appeared to have a less negative impression of the outcome of the talks than Merkel.

Author: 0 FBI declines to provide requested materials to House Oversight

Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., is considered the front-runner to replace Chaffetz as oversight chair. In a letter to McCabe, Chaffetz said he is seeking to review Comey's memos and other written materials so he can "better understand" Comey's communications with the White House and attorney general's office.

Author: 0 With Agassi along for a bit, Djokovic opens defense in Paris

Muguruza defeated Serena Williams to win her maiden Grand Slam a year ago, but the 23-year-old needs to return to the final to stay in the world's top 10. Okay, so it has only been one match but the Serb ensured a solid start to the high-profile collaboration when he beat Marcel Granollers 6-3 6-4 6-2 in the first round of the French Open.

Author: 0 U.S. aircraft strikes pro-Assad forces in Syria

The convoy was hit on Thursday, May 18 as it neared a group of US -backed rebels and a Western special forces unit in Tanf. The U.S. special forces have been present in the area "for many months" to train and advise Free Syrian Army fighters.Damascus considers United States military presence illegal in the country.

Author: 0 Trump will not announce Israel embassy move on trip

It further stoked speculation about Israel's involvement in the controversy. When briefing reporters on Trump's visit to Jerusalem next week, McMaster made no mention of whether Trump would make use of the visit to announce the relocation of the US Embassy from Jerusalem to Tel Aviv.

Author: 0 Police identify suspect in double killing on Oregon train

It sent shockwaves through a city that prides itself on its tolerance and liberal views. Christian is being held on several charges including aggravated murder, intimidation, attempted murder and being a felon in possession of a weapon. The suspect will be arraigned on Tuesday in Multnomah County Court. No one answered the phone at his Portland home. Close to 1,000 people gathered for a vigil in memory of Mr Namkai-Meche, 23, a recent college graduate, and 53-year-old army veteran Mr Best, ...

Author: 0 Iran: Rouhani hits back at Trump, pledging to continue ballistic missile enrichment

Ultimate power in Iran rests not with the president but with the supreme leader, who is chosen by a clerical panel and has the final say over all matters of state. "When they attacked Afghanistan (and) Iraq, when they made sanctions against Iran". Even conservatives favor opening to the outside world if it fattens their own wallets.

Author: 0 8 dead in shooting rampage in Mississippi; suspect arrested

Godbolt told The Clarion-Ledger that he had gone to a residence off Lee Road in Bogue Chitto in order to talk about his children. "I was having a conversation with her stepdaddy and her mama and her, my wife, about me taking my children home", the suspect says on the video.