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Trump strikes back, says Comey lied

Many have made the argument that Trump's request cannot be considered obstruction of justice because he used the word " hope " and did not tell Comey directly to end the investigation. The president is usually arm's length from - some distance from it - not to be opining about ongoing investigations and bringing it up not once or twice, but a few times . [Full Article...]

Trump blasts Germany again as Merkel, Modi cite mutual values

Trump blasts Germany again as Merkel, Modi cite mutual values The German chancellor reiterated Tuesday that the German-U.S. relationship is of " outstanding importance ", but suggested that Europe would " take our fate into our own hands " moving forward. President Donald Trump is aiming his wrath over trade at one of the largest buyers of American exports - Germany. He added that Mr Trump was undermining the peaceful cooperation of nations based o... [Full Article...]

British leader reaches tentative deal to shore up rule

Beleaguered British Prime Minister Theresa May is appointing new members of her government after several of them lost their seats in Parliament in this week's general election that proved disastrous for her Conservative Party . There's a possibility of voting it down it and we're going to push that all the way. The Labour leader told the Sunday Mirror he would oppose the Queen's Speec... [Full Article...]

N. Korea Rejects New UNSC Resolution, Vows to Continue Nuke Program

N. Korea Rejects New UNSC Resolution, Vows to Continue Nuke Program The Trump administration has been pressing China aggressively to rein in its reclusive neighbor, warning that all options are on the table if Pyongyang persists with its nuclear and missile development. Mattis also called Beijing's construction and militarization of artificial islands in the South China Sea examples "contempt for other nations interests" and "blatant disregard for worldwide la... [Full Article...]

Trump '100 Percent' Willing To Testify Under Oath About Comey Conversations

When Comey says Trump told him he hoped he could let go of the Flynn investigation - Comey, he's a very careful former prosecutor. He expressed confidence that the circumstances of his firing, and Trump's overall behavior toward him, could be investigated by special counsel Robert Mueller for possible obstruction of justice. [Full Article...]

Theresa May Heads to Buckingham Palace in Bid to Form Government

Theresa May Heads to Buckingham Palace in Bid to Form Government The prime minister said she meant to form a government which could "provide certainty and lead Britain forward at this critical time for our country". "May ruled out customs union membership before the election - this now puts her Brexit mandate in jeopardy". "I would have thought that's enough to go, actually, and make way for a government that will be truly representative of all of the people ... [Full Article...]

Hamas denies it built tunnel under United Nations schools in Gaza

The tunnel was discovered during construction work, and UNRWA plans to seal it soon, the agency said in a statement. Hamas in past built several networks of tunnels in Gaza leading into Israel and to the border with Egypt. Netanyahu said he raised the issue during the visit in recent days of Washington's UN envoy Nicky Haley, who has accused the United Nations of bias against Israel. [Full Article...]

Qatar must stop funding terrorism

Mr Tillerson said the blockade was having humanitarian consequences. We're seeing shortages of food. "We believe these are unintended consequences, especially during the holy month of Ramadan", he added. He said Qatar has historically supported groups that have "spanned the spectrum of political expression from activism to violence". "And in the wake of that conference, nations came together... [Full Article...]

UAE social media users 'showing sympathy' for Qatar could face jail time

UAE social media users 'showing sympathy' for Qatar could face jail time Recently, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Yemen, Libya's transitional government, the Republic of Maldives and the Republic of Mauritius severed diplomatic relations with Qatar in retaliation for its alleged support to terrorism and extremist ideology. [Full Article...]

London Bridge attack: Ringleader 'tried to hire 7.5 tonne lorry'

London Bridge attack: Ringleader 'tried to hire 7.5 tonne lorry' Petrol bombs were also found littered alongside the van used to run down victims on London Bridge , suggesting the plot was meant to be more destructive. Police also uncovered luggage straps, rolls of gray duct tape and plastic craft knives. Officers at Scotland Yard said they are working to identify the third accomplice, while 12 people who were arrested in east London in the wake of the mu... [Full Article...]

Assad Offers Condolences to Rouhani, Condemns Terrorist Attacks

The arrests were made in Alborz province's Fardis town, reports Xinhua news agency. The death toll from Wednesday's attacks on the Iranian parliament building and the mausoleum of Imam Khomeini, claimed by Daesh (ISIL) terrorist group, grew to 17 on Thursday. [Full Article...]

UK premier strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party

UK premier strikes tentative deal with N Ireland party May said she was confident that the Tories would be able to work together with the DUP in the "interests of the whole UK". Barwell was one of the Conservative lawmakers who lost his seat in Thursday's election, which saw the party lose its parliamentary majority. [Full Article...]

No deal finalised yet for May UK govt

No deal finalised yet for May UK govt May's office has already said that the senior Cabinet members - Treasury chief Philip Hammond, Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson and Home Secretary Amber Rudd - will keep their current jobs, but she is expected to reshuffle the lower ranks of ministers. [Full Article...]

Britain's May reaches power deal in battle to cling on

Britain's May reaches power deal in battle to cling on The party, which is deeply informed by Protestant religious views, has prevented the legalisation of same-sex marriage in Northern Ireland. Conservative legislator Nigel Evans said the departure of the two aides was "a start", but there needed to be changes to the way the government functioned in the wake of the campaign. [Full Article...]

Tehran attacks mastermind killed: Iranian minister

Tehran police said the vehicle the attackers used on Wednesday was discovered on Saturday in the city center. Separately, the head of the judiciary in Fars province said seven people were detained in the southern Larestan area for possible ties to Islamic State , Iran's ISNA news agency reported on Saturday. [Full Article...]

Iran arrests 41 suspects over Tehran attacks - ministry

During a massive funeral ceremony in Tehran following Friday prayers, thousands chanted "Down with the U.S." and "Death to Al-Saud", the Saudi royal family, while carrying coffins of victims. In the meantime, Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif on Wednesday implicitly pointed the finger of suspicion at Saudi Arabia for the terrorist attack in Tehran. [Full Article...]

President Trump And His Secretary Of State, On Qatar

Dialogue is the best way to tackle the political rift in the Arab world over Qatar, two top diplomats said Saturday in Moscow. Saudi Arabia , the United Arab Emirates , Egypt and Bahrain this week cut ties to Qatar, accusing the country of tolerating or even encouraging support for extremist groups, including al-Qaida's Syria branch. [Full Article...]

Jeremy Corbyn vows to vote down Queen's Speech to topple Theresa May

Jeremy Corbyn vows to vote down Queen's Speech to topple Theresa May Instead, the election ended up wiping out the Conservative majority. As May struggled to contain the fallout, her two closest aides resigned. In another sign of the dangers facing May, Sunday papers reported that Boris Johnson was either being encouraged to make a leadership bid in an effort to oust her, or actually preparing one - a claim dismissed as "tripe" by the Foreign Secretary. [Full Article...]

Trump says '100 per cent' ready to testify under oath

Trump says '100 per cent' ready to testify under oath Trump would not answer directly when asked if he had recorded his conversations with Comey , though he threatened Comey on Twitter with the prospect of "tapes". Former FBI director James Comey is sworn in before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on Capitol Hill in Washington , Thursday, June 8, 2017 . [Full Article...]

Afghan soldier kills 2 U.S. soldiers

In a statement from Washington, the Pentagon did not provide details about what led to the deaths of the U.S. soldiers. US Marines returned to Helmand in April, years after NATO's combat mission ended in 2014, to help embattled Afghan security forces beat back the resurgent Taliban . [Full Article...]


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