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United States grants Israel extra defence aid: Netanyahu

United States grants Israel extra defence aid: Netanyahu Trump arrived in Tel Aviv on May 22, and after being greeted by Israeli lawmakers seeking selfies and political promises, began a tour of Israel with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu . But Khalidi pointed out that so far, no official has been named in any report confirming the existence of a regional peace plan. A joint press conference held inside the president's mansion got little to n... [Full Article...]

More than 100 civilians killed in Iraq bombing in March

More than 100 civilians killed in Iraq bombing in March General Matthew Isler said 101 civilians in the building were killed and another four died in a nearby building. Thousands of Iraqi security forces, Kurdish Peshmerga fighters, Sunni Arab tribesmen and Shia militiamen, assisted by USA -led coalition warplanes and military advisers, are involved in the offensive, which was launched in October 2016. [Full Article...]

Palestinians hold general strike ahead of Trump's arrival

Palestinians hold general strike ahead of Trump's arrival Obama-era ambassador to Israel Dan Shapiro suggested on Twitter that either Trump's visit was substance-free - or he "is being uncharacteristically subtle" in planting the seeds for new round of peace negotiations. After this snub, rather than use the situation to demand from our allies that we be acknowledged, the Foreign Office has chosen to defend President Trump . [Full Article...]

UK 'Irritated' by US Leaks in Manchester Attack

UK 'Irritated' by US Leaks in Manchester Attack Greater Manchester Police have been carrying out searches this morning (Friday 26 May 2017) at addresses in St Helens, Merseyside and Moss Side, Manchester. Britain's health service said Saturday that 63 people wounded in the bombing remain hospitalized, 20 of them in critical condition. Providing an update on the probe earlier on Friday, Mr Rowley said it was likely further arrests would follow... [Full Article...]

Trump Calls for Prosecution of Culprit Behind Leaks of Manchester Bombing Details

Trump Calls for Prosecution of Culprit Behind Leaks of Manchester Bombing Details And President Trump , already on a crusade to stamp out leaks, vowed to find and punish the culprit. Manchester police were reported to have halted, at least for a time , their sharing of information with USA partners. The leader of another member, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, declined to answer directly Thursday whether he was reconsidering his country's intelligence agreement ... [Full Article...]

Can Regal Entertainment Group (RGC) Shock Analysts Again?

Price targets show what analysts believes a stock will be worth at the end of a certain time period. Wedbush upgraded it to "Outperform" rating and $25 target in Friday, July 31 report. If you are viewing this article on another site, it was illegally copied and republished in violation of United States & worldwide copyright laws. Park Circle Communications stated it has 0.34% in Regal Entertainm... [Full Article...]

Trump 'to do everything' for Middle East peace

Meyers responded: "Dude, nobody said you did. I think that gives us a better chance of having success in this issue". As for follow-up, "The one thing that it probably will be is quiet and discreet", the official said. Mr Abbas had sought to convince the unpredictable US President to remain committed to an independent Palestinian state. Beigelman wasn't sure about Trump's chances of achievin... [Full Article...]

Seven quizzed as counter-terror police hunt Manchester bomber's 'network'

Seven quizzed as counter-terror police hunt Manchester bomber's 'network' Police stand guard at the scene of a suspected suicide bombing in which at least 22 people were killed during a concert by U.S. pop star Ariana Grande in Manchester , England, on May 23, 2017 . Following a minute's silence in the city's St Ann's Square on Thursday, crowds broke into a spontaneous rendition of "Don't Look Back in Anger" by the city's own Britpop band Oasis. [Full Article...]

Chelsea Manning celebrates release from prison: 'First steps of freedom'

Chelsea Manning celebrates release from prison: 'First steps of freedom' Chelsea Manning , a transgender former Iraq-based U.S. Army intelligence officer who was sentenced to 35 years for giving classified data to WikiLeaks , walked out of a military prison early Wednesday after seven years behind bars. The lawsuit claims Manning is at a high risk of self-castration and suicide unless she receives more focused treatment for gender dysphoria, and that she is gettin... [Full Article...]

Trump arms the Kurds against Islamic State: Next, mollify the angry Turks

Trump arms the Kurds against Islamic State: Next, mollify the angry Turks Turkey considers the YPG an extension of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which has fought an insurgency in southeastern Turkey for three decades, costing some 40,000 lives, majority civilians. Before his meeting with Mattis, Yildirim had warned that "there is still an opportunity for the United States to take Turkey's sensitivities into consideration". [Full Article...]

Pope gifts Trump texts on peace, environmentalism

Pope gifts Trump texts on peace, environmentalism Pope Francis smiled faintly as he greeted Mr Trump outside the study and was not as outgoing as he sometimes is with visiting heads of state. He later tweeted: "Honour of a lifetime to meet His Holiness Pope Francis ". When greeting the first lady, Pope Francis asked, "What are you feeding him, potica?" Today (May 24), during the quick Roman stop of his first trip overseas as presid... [Full Article...]

President Rouhani: Tehran determined to continue tripartite Iran-Russia-Syria cooperation

President Rouhani: Tehran determined to continue tripartite Iran-Russia-Syria cooperation Rouhani urged more joint efforts to promote peace in Syria and fight against terrorism , describing the enhancement of cooperation in Syria as very "significant". Foreign partners have preserved their fear that if they start business with an Iranian company, they may face US-imposed penalties on the grounds that their Iranian partners have had relations with entities under sets of USA sanctions t... [Full Article...]

ACLU Cheers Appellate Ruling on Travel Ban: 'We Won'

ACLU Cheers Appellate Ruling on Travel Ban: 'We Won' A similar ruling against Trump's policy from a Hawaii-based federal judge is still in place. The measure would have set a 90-day ban on travelers from Iran, Syria, Sudan, Libya, Somalia, and Yemen from entering the United States. However, Gregory wrote, the ban "in context drips with religious intolerance, animus and discrimination". Elizabeth Goitein, co-director of the Brennan Center's L... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump calls first trip abroad 'home run' as challenges await

Donald Trump calls first trip abroad 'home run' as challenges await Climate change being the most problematic issue for this summit, US President Donald Trump refused to sign an agreement in unanimity with other leaders on global climate change following a lengthy discussion at G-7 summit saying he wants more time to decide whether to back 2015 Paris Agreement. [Full Article...]

G7 deadlocks on climate after U.S. declines to confirm Paris deal

German Chancellor Angela Merkel criticized Trump for not pledging his commitment to Paris climate agreement. The final G-7 statement, issued after two days of talks in the seaside town of Taormina, said the U.S. When Trump returns to Washington, he will have to confront the latest developments in the federal investigation into members of his campaign's potential collusion with Russian officials ... [Full Article...]

Lowering health premiums may hurt benefits

But it improved what was the status quo - which should be the Senate's goal as it pursues an alternative to the House's AHCA . Those concerns were echoed by group after group, including AARP , the American Hospital Association , the American Academy of Family Physicians , the Association of American Medical Colleges and the March of Dimes . [Full Article...]

Trump's Israel Trip Was 'the Moment' to Announce Embassy Relocation, Lawmaker Says

Trump's Israel Trip Was 'the Moment' to Announce Embassy Relocation, Lawmaker Says He added that in his meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas it was clear that "the Palestinians are ready to reach for peace ", and that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu "wants peace". Trump visited Yad Vashem, the nation's Holocaust memorial. During his election campaign, Trump also advocated breaking with decades of precedent and moving the American embassy from Te... [Full Article...]

May to raise leaks of intelligence on Manchester attack with Trump - Guardian

May to raise leaks of intelligence on Manchester attack with Trump - Guardian British Prime Minister Theresa May will confront U.S. President Donald Trump over leaks of intelligence about the suicide bomb attack at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on Thursday, the Guardian newspaper said. [Full Article...]

DNC calls for firing Trump's son-in-law over Russia revelations

DNC calls for firing Trump's son-in-law over Russia revelations The Post reported last week that a senior White House official close to the president was a significant focus of the high stakes investigation, although it did not name Kushner then. The talks between Kushner and Kislyak at Trump Tower in NY weren't acknowledged during the transition, and it's not clear which side called for the meeting. [Full Article...]

Putin discusses Syria, economic ties with Iran's Rouhani

Putin discusses Syria, economic ties with Iran's Rouhani Hassan Rouhani is still hoping that Europe will not adopt the same attitude as Donald Trump towards the Islamic Republic of Iran. Rouhani, first elected in a landslide in 2013 on a promise to reduce Iran's diplomatic isolation, spent most of his political capital in his first term on a nuclear agreement with six powers that resulted in a lifting of most sanctions in return for curbs on Teh... [Full Article...]


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