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Flynn blocked military move Turkey opposed

Flynn blocked military move Turkey opposed Despite reportedly informing the transition's chief lawyer Donald McGahn , now White House counsel, of the investigation's existence, Flynn still walked into the West Wing on January 20 as the President's top adviser on national security issues. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump Threatens James Comey, Implies He Taped Conversations

The shifting accounts of the decision to fire Comey , whom Trump derided as a "showboat" and "grandstander", added to a mounting sense of uncertainty and chaos in the West Wing, as aides scrambled to get their stories straight and appease an angry president. [Full Article...]

Chelsea Manning: Wikileaks source freed from military prison

The day after her sentencing, Manning confirmed through her lawyer that she identifies as a woman. During her sentence, Manning attempted suicide twice. The request was eventually granted but her sentence was commuted before she could obtain the operation, according to the Washington Post . Those who supported Manning's leaks said that the information she released led to the end of the Iraq... [Full Article...]

Chibok girls released by Boko Haram arrive in Abuja: Reuters witness

Chibok girls released by Boko Haram arrive in Abuja: Reuters witness The Boko Haram sect released 82 Chibok girls in a deal that reportedly saw the Federal Government swapping prisoners for the students. There was no comment yet from the Nigerian presidency or Boko Haram, an extremist group linked to the Islamic State. [Full Article...]

Congressman calls for Trump to be impeached

Green's call comes amid allegations that Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to terminate an investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn's Russian Federation contacts. The Texas Democrat rattled off a website, impeachdonaldtrumpnow.org , and urged people to sign a petition there saying they agree it's time to begin impeachment proceedings. [Full Article...]

Kulbhushan Jadhav case was mishandled: Sherry Rehman

CPI (M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury, now in Hyderabad, though noted the ICJ has reiterated its earlier position that Pakistan should wait till the time the global court disposes of the case. Pakistan's lawyer Khawar Qureshi told the ICJ which held daylong proceedings to decide the fate of the former Indian Navy officer. Pakistan has claimed that Mr Jadhav is an operative from Research & Anal... [Full Article...]

US sanctions Iran officials, Chinese network over missile program

Raisi has sought to portray the nuclear deal as an empty promise perpetrated by Iran's adversaries, calling it "a check the government has been unable to cash". The implications of the Trump administration's decision to extend sanctions relief, will however, reverberate beyond the realm of worldwide relations. [Full Article...]

Woman Killed in Times Square Was 18-Year-Old Tourist

Video shows the moment of impact when the vehicle stuck a metal pole: An 18-year-old tourist from MI died at the scene, officials said. Portage Central Principal Eric Alburtus tells the Detroit Free Press that Elsman was a "kind, compassionate student known around the school for selling delicious muffins she baked in a cooking class". [Full Article...]

Saudi Arabia gears up for summit-packed weekend

Saudi Arabia gears up for summit-packed weekend The 55-year-old Keith - who performed at Trump's inauguration - will put on a show in the Saudi Arabian capital of Riyadh in front of a men-only crowd on Saturday. "He will meet and have lunch with leaders of more than 50 Muslim countries, where he will deliver an inspiring, direct speech on the need to confront radical ideology and the president's hopes for a peaceful vision of Islam", National S... [Full Article...]

Senate panel chairman: Flynn won't honor sub... 12:25 pm Thu

While Flynn "is not cooperating" so far, Burr said, he hasn't gotten a "definitive" answer from Flynn's lawyers. Nina Ginsberg, a veteran Washington defense attorney with extensive experience in national security cases, said that without an ironclad immunity deal from the committee, Flynn would have been exposed to questioning from investigators about any personal documents he gave up. [Full Article...]

Mayhem rages in west Venezuela, Capriles says blocked from UN trip

Protesters are demanding elections, freedom for jailed activists, foreign aid and autonomy for the opposition-led legislature, however Maduro has labelled the protest a violent coup attempt. The action marked second time the Trump administration has stripped high-level Venezuelan officials of their US assets and banned Americans from any business dealings with them. [Full Article...]

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn loom large in ITV leaders' debate

Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn loom large in ITV leaders' debate Ms Wood said: "The Prime Minister and the Labour leader's absence will no doubt cast a shadow over the event". The Welsh nationalist corrected Mr Nuttall twice as he appeared to confuse her with ex-Green Party chief Natalie Bennett. "Theresa May, why not debate me?" he said. ITV said that the invitation to May and Corbyn remained open right up until the 8pm transmission, however, if they didn'... [Full Article...]

Trump administration decides not to leave but to renegotiate NAFTA

In a statement , talks will begin no earlier than August 16, 2017. Trump made NAFTA a key issue during the election, calling it the "worst deal in U.S. relations, said Thursday that NAFTA has been a good agreement over the years, so there's a good base for the three countries to build upon. Rep. Tim Ryan was worked up, telling reporters that the Trump administration's promise to start r... [Full Article...]

North Korea detains another United States citizen

A close friend of Song's, David Kim, recounted how much Song devoted himself to the betterment of life of the citizens of North Korea. "If it would be appropriate for me to meet with him, I would absolutely, I would be honored to do it", Trump said in a Bloomberg interview earlier this month. [Full Article...]

US, Turkey spar over Erdogan visit violence, Kurdish support

US, Turkey spar over Erdogan visit violence, Kurdish support But Ankara is now upbeat about the future of relations with Washington under President Donald Trump, with Cavusoglu praising the new administration as "more sincere" after Erdogan's talks with the United States leader this week. House of Representatives Foreign Affairs Committee Chairman Ed Royce, a California Republican, called on Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Secretary of State Rex Tillerso... [Full Article...]

Senate panel wants James Comey to testify

The chairman of the House Oversight Committee warning he is ready to subpoena Comey's notes. "Trump began the discussion by condemning leaks to the news media, saying that Mr. King, though, insisted he doesn't know what Trump could have said to Comey, but "if this was as serious as it is now being made out to be, why has Director Comey been so silent for the next few months?" But the swirling qu... [Full Article...]

Iran TV censors Rouhani documentary ahead of elections

Iran TV censors Rouhani documentary ahead of elections An explosion of methane gas collapsed a coal mine in Iran, killing more than 35 people and trapping others underground, according to Iranian state media. "Those who are guilty in this incident should be prosecuted by a court". The rest is imported and most of the coal is used in Iran's steel mills. Thousands of factories and industrial sites across Iran have struggled to keep up with payments ... [Full Article...]

ACLU Files to Get Comey's Memo on Trump Conversation

Aides try to avoid bringing him bad news for fear of being yelled at. The FBI has been looking into Flynn for months as part of a counterintelligence investigation. Trump fired Flynn on February 13, on grounds that he had misled Vice President Mike Pence and other officials about his contacts with Russians. The White House has played down the importance and secrecy of the information Trump gave ... [Full Article...]

Syrian delegations, United Nations experts to tackle constitutional, legal issues: United Nations official

Syrian delegations, United Nations experts to tackle constitutional, legal issues: United Nations official The talks opened with tensions high over a USA charge that Syrian President Bashar Assad's government was using a prison crematorium to hide evidence of thousands of murdered detainees. Al-Ja'afari said he hoped the agreement would "help in pushing this round forward" and insisted it had "nothing to do" with possible political transition sought by the opposition. [Full Article...]

Car plows into Times Square crowd; 1 dead, about 20 hurt

Car plows into Times Square crowd; 1 dead, about 20 hurt He tested negative for alcohol but it is understood that he is also undergoing tests while in police custody to see if he had taken drugs. The officials said Rojas told officers he had been hearing voices. for DWI", N.Y.C. Police Commissioner James P. O'Neill said at a Thursday news conference. One neighbor says Rojas is a "good person" and he doesn't know what happened to him. [Full Article...]


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