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Pentagon blames deaths of over 100 civilians on ISIS booby-trapped explosives

It was the single deadliest incident for civilians stemming from a coalition strike since anti-Daesh operations in Iraq and Syria began almost three years ago. According to the BBC , civilians sheltering in the lower floors were killed after it collapsed. The Nineveh provincial council is also calling on the USA and the worldwide community to compensate the victims of the strike by rebuilding... [Full Article...]

White House Holds Briefing Amid Reports Of Staff Changes, Russia Developments

Kushner is an observant Jew and he'll likely be offline for Shavuot on Wednesday and Thursday. "The reasons for my departure are personal", BBC News reports . What does Kushner know about Manafort's ties to Russian Federation? President Donald Trump praised his son-in-law Jared Kushner for the work he has done in the White House amid Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny of Kushner... [Full Article...]

Labour pledges major roll out of free childcare to tackle 'patchy support'

British voters will go to the polls on 8 June that will decide whether May, from the centre-right Conservatives , or Corbyn of the leftist Labour Party , gets to sit down with Brussels and hammer out an exit deal that will define the country's trade and diplomatic ties with the EU. [Full Article...]

Why Trump is attacking Germany over trade

Trump refused to endorse NATO's collective defense principle or the Paris climate agreement and described Germany as "very bad" on trade during his first trip overseas as President. "Anyone who accelerates climate change by weakening environmental protection, who sells more weapons in conflict zones and who does not want to politically resolve religious conflicts is putting peace in Europe at ri... [Full Article...]

Kathy Griffin releases photo holding a severed Trump head

We are pleased to see she has apologised and asked that the photos be taken down. Griffin and photographer Tyler Shields teamed up to create a "timely image" of Trump's presidency and American politics, according to Shields, who spoke with Entertainment Weekly . [Full Article...]

Trump hits out at 'fake news' about son-in-law

Yesterday, Mr Trump said: " Jared is doing a great job for the country". "Russian officials must be laughing at the USA & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the Fake News ", Mr. Representative Adam Schiff said in an interview with ABC News. "Back channels like this are the regular course of business and that's really all that we know". [Full Article...]

The G7 summit ends without United States commitment on Paris agreement

Military strategists, he noted, increasingly recognize that climate change threatens global peace and security, fueling competition for scarcer natural resources and driving the mass movement of refugees. The White House was initially slated to make a final decision on the climate accord earlier this month, but delayed the decision until the G7 meeting in Sicily. [Full Article...]

Turkish diplomats say USA police to blame over D.C. brawl

Ergodan's security staff, who were attempting to put down protesters outside Turkish Embassy Chancery. U.S. officials and police have blamed Erdogan's bodyguards for the incident, accusing them of attacking a small group of pro-Kurdish protesters gathered outside the building and the incident ignited a storm of controversy. [Full Article...]

US Observes Memorial Day, Honoring Its War Dead

US Observes Memorial Day, Honoring Its War Dead Trump said , calling those who have served in the military "special, special people". "We only hope that every day we can prove worthy, not only of their sacrifice and service, but of the sacrifice made by the families and loved ones they left behind", Mr. [Full Article...]

Sturgeon asks for referendum 'triple lock' - but admits timing may slip

The Scottish National Party (SNP) would demand a second referendum on independence if it won a majority of seats at the June 8 General Election , according to its manifesto . Scottish Labour also have some encouragement in this poll, which puts them on 25 per cent, up from the 24.3 per cent of the vote they secured on what was an abysmal night in 2015 and the 22.6 per cent they secured in the ... [Full Article...]

Election day ahead: Labour pains by Corbyn to net mums' vote

The London School of Economic's Dr Bart Cammaerts, who studied coverage of Corbyn in the United Kingdom press, said he was "delegitimised as a political actor" from the moment he became a candidate in the 2015 Labour leadership contest. Her core campaign message has been that she promises more "strong and stable leadership" than the left-wing Mr Corbyn. He was also confronted with historical c... [Full Article...]

Trump talks tough to allies at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels

Trump talks tough to allies at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said Thursday that joining the USA -led anti-Islamic State coalition "will send a strong political message of NATO's commitment to the fight against terrorism and also improve our coordination within the coalition". [Full Article...]

'You call it terrorism. I call it patriotism': Portland attacker

'You call it terrorism. I call it patriotism': Portland attacker Jeremy Joseph Christian, 35, did not enter a plea during his brief arraignment on charges including two counts of aggravated murder, which carry the death penalty. "The idea that Portland is so liberal supersedes this dark, hidden secret about racism", Gibson said. Police confiscated the bat, and he was then caught on camera clashing with counter-protesters. [Full Article...]

United States interceptor missile hits target in South Pacific

Vice Admiral Jim Syring, director of the Pentagon's Missile Defense Agency , hailed the test as an "incredible accomplishment" in a statement. Further, they say, even the most effective missile defense system can be overwhelmed by an attack that fires enough missiles. [Full Article...]

Senate Intelligence Committee requests Trump campaign documents

Senate Intelligence Committee requests Trump campaign documents Moscow has repeatedly denied the allegations and Trump denies any collusion. The intelligence was among the clues - which also included information about direct communications between Mr. Former CIA Director John Brennan said on Tuesday it became clear last summer that Russian Federation was attempting to interfere in the US presidential election, and that he warned the head of Russia's FSB secu... [Full Article...]

White House braces for more scrutiny, Trump defends Kushner

White House braces for more scrutiny, Trump defends Kushner U.S. President Donald Trump leaped to the defense of senior adviser Jared Kushner over the weekend, saying his son-in-law was doing excellent work for the country. Questions have long swirled about White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer's future , with Trump still weighing a higher-profile role for Spicer's deputy, Sarah Huckabee Sanders. [Full Article...]

Pentagon: ICBM intercept test a success

Since then, Pyongyang has launched several more ballistic missiles , including a short-range ballistic missile on Monday that landed in the sea off its east coast. The test was the first of its kind in almost three years. "Their ballistic missile capability will continue to threaten US strategic interests in the Middle East". [Full Article...]

Philippine military: City siege was start of extremist plan

Army Colonel Alex Aduca said Iligan city, where Marawi's some 200,000 residents have evacuated, is also on lockdown on Monday over fears that militants from Marawi city might also sneak in. At least 65 militants and 15 Philippine troops have been killed, Ano said. The militants' violence began after a failed army and police raid to capture Isnilon Hapilon , a local Islamist leader. [Full Article...]

Brother of Manchester Bomber Arrested in Libya

The number of arrests in the United Kingdom ticked up to eight as British Transport Police said armed officers would begin patrols on some trains because of an increased threat of terrorism. They described their daughter as "vivacious and full of fun". She did not announce a date for the concert. Fifteen-year-old Millie Robson, wearing an Ariana Grande T-shirt, told the queen she had won V... [Full Article...]

Trump defends Kushner following Russian Federation investigation

Trump defends Kushner following Russian Federation investigation On Saturday, the Times noted Kushner and Ivanka left Trump's maiden foreign trip early following reports that said the Federal Bureau of Investigation diverted its attention at Kushner's meeting with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak and a Russian banking executive last December. [Full Article...]


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