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Trump in Jerusalem: Peace 'one of the toughest deals'

ABC News reported that his sharing of the information jeopardized exposing an Israeli spy who provided the intelligence on an active ISIS plot. Last night, Mr Trump defended himself against allegations that he divulged classified information in a recent meeting with Russian diplomats, saying alongside Mr Netanyahu that he never identified Israel in his Oval Office conversation. [Full Article...]

Investigation continuing into Tipperary baby's death

Investigation continuing into Tipperary baby's death The baby was transferred by ambulance to the local GAA field before being airlifted to University Hospital Limerick, where she was pronounced dead later in the afternoon. It's understood the seven-month-old was the only child of the couple, who married previous year. They have been liaising with the Fogarty family and will prepare a file for a coroner's inquest that will take place later this ye... [Full Article...]

The Bad Countries, According to Donald Trump

The Bad Countries, According to Donald Trump German newspaper Der Spiegel cites "a circle of participants" at the summit, who claim Trump had harsh words to say about what he claims is Germany's trade imbalance with the U.S. But Trump pulled no punches when he went on the offensive about the USA's $65 billion goods trade deficit with Germany. When German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited the White House in March, she had to explain how Euro... [Full Article...]

OPEC and other nations set to extend output cuts

OPEC and other nations set to extend output cuts That already puts American production up there with Saudi Arabia and Russian Federation and cuts further into OPEC's past ability to play a role in setting prices and supplies. Since December Brent crude, the global benchmark, has recovered to as high as $60 per barrel from about $46, although it has dipped below $50 several times. [Full Article...]

BJP workers clash with police in Calcutta in march to Lalbazar HQ

BJP workers clash with police in Calcutta in march to Lalbazar HQ Actress-turned-BJP leader Ganguly fell ill after scuffling and jostling with the police personnel who faced a torrid time in reining in the rampaging Bharatiya Janata Party workers. More than 3,000 policemen, Rapid Action Force, Radio Flying Squad and combat forces will be deployed in all the exit and entry points of Lalbazaar to restrict the BJP workers from reaching close to the police headqua... [Full Article...]

Republican Senators Urge Trump to Exit Paris Climate Deal

Republican Senators Urge Trump to Exit Paris Climate Deal Trump said at the time that the agreement is bad for business in the USA, and that it allowed "foreign bureaucrats control over how much energy we use". Following his election in 2016, there was much talk about what President Trump would do about the agreement. Is the Paris accords binding? From a legal perspective, the fear is that if the USA remains in the Paris pact, federal courts coul... [Full Article...]

GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs

GOP health bill: 23M more uninsured; sick risk higher costs Senate Minority Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) has said Senate Democrats will vigorously oppose the American Health Care Act while several Republicans in the upper-chamber have expressed concern over Medicaid cuts included in the House-approved bill. [Full Article...]

Ranking House intel Dem: Subpoenas coming after Flynn denies request

Ranking House intel Dem: Subpoenas coming after Flynn denies request Constitution, which gives a person the right to avoid self-incrimination. He added that he is not sure whether "collusion existed" between the campaign and Moscow, but the interactions were enough that he believed the matter warranted an FBI investigation . [Full Article...]

'Human shield' approaches Human Rights Commission

'Human shield' approaches Human Rights Commission Pakistan on Thursday condemned the Indian Army chief's Commendation Card to an officer involved in tying up a Kashmiri man to a jeep as human shield . Gogoi said, "I have not fired a bullet, not beaten up anyone... there was no collateral damage". It is unclear yet that commendation to Gogoi is related to the incident occurred on April 9, but Indian Army has ordered a military investigation i... [Full Article...]

Manchester attack: Authorities missed warning signs, Muslim community leader says

British police investigating the Manchester Arena bombing have arrested a ninth man while continuing to search addresses associated with the bomber who killed 22 people. Two men were arrested in Manchester on Thursday morning. Many European cities, including Paris, Berlin and Brussels, have suffered attacks in the past two years, underlining the importance of confidential intelligence cooper... [Full Article...]

Another probe joins the lengthening line to question ex-Trump adviser Flynn

Another probe joins the lengthening line to question ex-Trump adviser Flynn In a letter to the Senate committee on Monday, Flynn invoked his Fifth Amendment protection from self-incrimination in deflecting the panel's subpoena for a wide array of documents and information related to his contacts with Russians. Brennan was a key figure in the handling of Russian election interference under former President Barack Obama's administration. A spokesman for the committee decl... [Full Article...]

Soldiers try to restore order in besieged Philippine city

Other officials have said a security guard and two policemen were also killed , including the beheaded police chief. Residents run to evacuate during government troops assault with insurgents from the so-called Maute militants, who have taken over large parts of the Marawi city , southern Philippines May 25, 2017. [Full Article...]

Gianforte wins House race after assault charge

Gianforte wins House race after assault charge Gianforte and Democrat Rob Quist are seeking to fill the U.S. House seat left vacant when Ryan Zinke resigned to become President Donald Trump's Interior secretary. Gianforte was charged with misdemeanor assault . But the theme of the election shifted Wednesday night when Jacobs walked into Gianforte's office as he was preparing for an interview with Fox News. [Full Article...]

Iranian president calls United States relations 'a curvy road'

While both Netanyahu and Abbas have made positive noises about their readiness to negotiate, both also face domestic constraints on their freedom to manoeuvre and strike a deal. At the same time, U.S. and Iranian forces are both backing the government in Iraq against Islamic State militants. During meetings with Netanyahu on Monday, Trump focused attention on the threat from Iran but also talked... [Full Article...]

Trump Promises to Identify, Prosecute Leak Culprits After UK Concern

Trump Promises to Identify, Prosecute Leak Culprits After UK Concern U.S. officials informed on the matter told the newspaper that the USA did not have permission to share the intelligence and that the leak jeopardises cooperation with the source, which has "access to the inner workings of the Islamic State". [Full Article...]

Donald Trump condemns 'evil losers' in Manchester terror attack

Donald Trump condemns 'evil losers' in Manchester terror attack Husam Zumlot, a former adviser to Abbas who is now the Palestinian ambassador in Washington , said the contours of any deal between the Israelis and the Palestinians were well known to both sides. Trump initially sparked deep concern among Palestinians when he backed away from the long U.S. commitment to a two-state solution to the conflict. Yet some Israeli officials are less certain of Trum... [Full Article...]

Oil prices rise in anticipation of extended OPEC-led production cut

Oil prices rise in anticipation of extended OPEC-led production cut OPEC would meet formally in Vienna on Thursday to consider whether to prolong the deal reached in December in which OPEC and 11 non-members agreeded to cut output by about 1.8 million barrels per day in the first half of 2017. Oil prices fell on Tuesday after U.S. President Donald Trump proposed the sale of half the country's strategic oil reserves, even as producer club OPEC and its alli... [Full Article...]

South Korea military suspects object crossing border was North Korean balloon

South Korea military suspects object crossing border was North Korean balloon Moon said during a visit to the Defense Ministry in Seoul , Younhap News Agency reported . The North has made no secret of its plans to develop a missile capable of striking the United States and has ignored calls to halt its weapons programs, even from China. [Full Article...]

Trump handshake showdown: France's Macron just won't let go

President Donald Trump (L) shakes hands with French President Emmanuel Macron before a working lunch ahead of a NATO Summit in Brussels , Belgium, on May 25, 2017 . One thing they are already having trouble changing together is global warming. The two were never destined to be bosom buddies. Former President Barack Obama endorsed Macron. [Full Article...]

Trump praises Duterte for an "unbelievable job" on drug issue

Trump praises Duterte for an A senior Trump administration official said Wednesday: "We do not confirm or deny the veracity of leaked purported documents, especially not those that allege to have come from a foreign source". It has conducted dozens of missile launches and two nuclear bomb tests since the start of a year ago. Trump has said "a major, major conflict" with North Korea is possible because of its nuclear and mis... [Full Article...]


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