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S.Korea's Park leaves court after start of trial

In her first appearance in public since her arrest in March , she arrived at court handcuffed in a prison van. Only two months after leaving the presidential palace in disgrace, Park was brought to the Seoul Central District Court in handcuffs on a justice ministry bus, with at least six guards on board. [Full Article...]

World leaders condemn Manchester Arena terror attack

World leaders condemn Manchester Arena terror attack May says the incident is being treated as an "appalling terrorist attack". "Our society can have no tolerance for this continuation of bloodshed, we cannot stand a moment longer for the slaughter of innocent people". "Please keep the victims & their families in your thoughts". Canadian Prime Minister tweeted in the hours after the attack to express "shock" on the behalf of his country. [Full Article...]

Iran President Hassan Rouhani Blasts Trump's Saudi Summit

Iran President Hassan Rouhani Blasts Trump's Saudi Summit At the same time, U.S. and Iranian forces are both backing the government in Iraq against Islamic State militants. "Our missiles are for our defence and for peace, they are not offensive". President Rouhani went on to say: "No one has the right to drag Revolution in its own tent", adding: "The Supreme Leader belongs to the entire Iranian nation". [Full Article...]

UK police make 7th arrest in Manchester terror probe

UK police make 7th arrest in Manchester terror probe British police have resumed intelligence-sharing ties with United States law enforcement after they were temporarily stopped in a row over leaks about the Manchester bombing investigation . Abedi's father, Ramadan, told Reuters he spoke to his son five days ago, and "everything was normal". Mr Ramadan, who lived in the flat above Ismail, said of the incident when Abedi was banned from Didsb... [Full Article...]

USA envoy to United Nations shifts stance a bit on dialogue

USA envoy to United Nations shifts stance a bit on dialogue North Korea's missile programme is progressing faster than expected, South Korea's defense minister said yesterday, hours after the UN Security Council demanded the North halt all nuclear and ballistic missile tests and condemned Sunday's test-launch. [Full Article...]

UK Police Stop Manchester Attack Intelligence Sharing With US Over Media Leaks

UK Police Stop Manchester Attack Intelligence Sharing With US Over Media Leaks The seventh arrest was made Wednesday in the town of Nuneaton, central England, widening the probe as the previous arrests were all in the Greater Manchester area of northwest England. The friend and another source in Manchester's Libyan community said Salman got his passport back after telling his father he was going on a pilgrimage to Saudi Arabia. [Full Article...]

Federal Bureau of Investigation looking at White House advisor Jared Kushner

According to intelligence officials, during a meeting at Trump Tower that included Michael Flynn , Kushner suggested using Russian diplomatic facilities for a secret and secure channel with the Kremlin that would shield discussions between the two sides from US monitoring. [Full Article...]

Lawyer says Kushner stands ready to talk to investigators

Ambassador Sergey Kislyak reported to his superiors in Moscow that Kushner, son-in-law and confidant to then-President-elect Trump , made the proposal during a meeting on December 1 or 2 at Trump Tower, according to intercepts of Russian communications that were reviewed by us officials. [Full Article...]

You were my guy, Trump told Macron, French official says

You were my guy, Trump told Macron, French official says President Donald Trump , accompanied by first lady Melania Trump greets French President Emmanuel Macron and Brigitte Macron before a concert by the La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra at the Ancient Greek. "Whoever is the toughest on radical Islamic terrorism, and whoever is the toughest at the borders, will do well in the election", Trump said during an April interview with the Associated Pr... [Full Article...]

Trump's son-in-law had 'undisclosed contacts' with Russian envoy

Citing three current and former American officials, the Times said US intelligence officials collected information last summer showing Russians zeroed in on Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and Mr Flynn, a former head of US military intelligence who was a key Trump campaign adviser. [Full Article...]

Trump to Ask DOJ for Investigation Into Manchester Bombing Leaks

The decision to stop sharing police information with USA agencies was an extraordinary step as Britain sees the United States as its closest ally on security and intelligence. He criticized media for publishing such material. "I condemn anyone who says I belong to the LIFG, but I praise them", Abedi said. A photo obtained - obtained by the New York Times from British law enforcement - ap... [Full Article...]

Marking difference with U.S., France urges dialogue with Iran

In 2015, Rouhani even accused the IRGC of reviewing ballistic missiles just prior to the nuclear deal, in an attempt to derail it. Trump selected Saudi Arabia as his first destination in a move to rebuild bilateral ties which became strained during Obama's presidency. [Full Article...]

'Humble' Jose on 'poets' and Man United transfer plans

'Humble' Jose on 'poets' and Man United transfer plans Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany had posted a message on Twitter earlier saying they "stand shoulder to shoulder" with the victims and praising the "true spirit" of the city . "I don't know. Honestly, I don't know", he said . "I'm disappointed because you play finals to win them". "We play Champions League next season, we could celebrate three trophies and we are happy for that". [Full Article...]

Man who had lethal injection delayed 7 times to be executed

Arthur's execution on November 3 also was halted 30 minutes before it took place while U.S. Supreme Court justices issued a final stay to consider whether they would review two appeals by Arthur. In February, the court declined to hear Arthur's appeal, which focused on Alabama's use of the sedative midazolam. Wicker was convicted separately for her role in the murder and served 10 years of a lif... [Full Article...]

Uniquely Qualified for an Israeli-Palestinian Peace Deal?

He, however, offered no specifics on how he planned to make progress in resolving the conflict, with widespread scepticism over whether meaningful talks are possible for now. Bethlehem - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas reiterated his call for the establishment of a Palestinian State with East Jerusalem as its capital during his 45-minute encounter with his American counterpart Dona... [Full Article...]

Trump shoves fellow North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leader aside on his first summit

He said their meeting with Mr Trump was "frankly constructive", adding: "The US can not compare their trade situation to the EU". Cajoled on issues like climate change and NATO's defense pact, he's responded by scolding some of the United States' most loyal allies for not paying their fair share. [Full Article...]

USA probe finds over 100 civilians killed in Mosul air strike

Gen. Matthew C. Isler. Almost all those killed had taken shelter in a house as a battle raged between Islamic State ( Isis ) forces who were in the area and Iraqi military special force units. A top US Air Force official on Wednesday denied claims that civilian casualties in Iraq and Syria are soaring under President Donald Trump, who has given greater leeway to battlefield commanders. [Full Article...]

Trump son-in-law sought bug-proof communications line with Moscow

ABC news reports that the focus of Kushner's involvement in the Russian investigation centers on meetings with at least two Russian officials - Moscow's ambassador to the USA and a banking executive. In a statement issued Thursday, attorney Jamie Gorelick (gaw-REH'-lihk) says Kushner previously volunteered to share with Congress what he knows about these meetings. [Full Article...]

Newspapers Review: Provocative Israeli parade in occupied Jerusalem focus of dailies

Meanwhile, ahead of Trump's meeting with Netanyahu in Jerusalem Monday, a live-streamed White House schedule stated Trump would deliver remarks in " Jerusalem , Israel ", apparently recognizing Israel's sovereignty over the holy city despite Trump himself never affirming a change in USA policy. [Full Article...]

Trump's son-in-law under FBI probe

Trump's son-in-law under FBI probe Kushner, then and now a close adviser to Trump, went so far as to suggest using Russian diplomatic facilities in the United States to protect such a channel from being monitored, the Post said, quoting USA officials briefed on intelligence reports. [Full Article...]


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