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Pakistan's envoy to United States rejects claims of terrorist 'safe havens'

Pakistan's envoy to United States rejects claims of terrorist 'safe havens' It has much to lose by continuing to harbor criminals and terrorists. Similarly, no country in the world has suffered more than Pakistan from the scourge of terrorism, often perpetrated from outside its borders. Nauert said that their policy on that has not changed in terms of Kashmir. Trump said: "From now on, victory will have a clear definition: attacking our enemies, obliterating IS (Islamic... [Full Article...]

US 'Will Be Punished': N Korea Simulates Missile Attack on US Guam

US 'Will Be Punished': N Korea Simulates Missile Attack on US Guam North Korea is a useful buffer state for China between it and USA forces based in South Korea , and also across the sea in Japan . "I want to acknowledge it", Tillerson told reporters at a news conference here. The Trump administration on Tuesday imposed sanctions on 16 mainly Chinese and Russian companies and people for assisting North Korea's nuclear and ballistic missile programs and... [Full Article...]

Greenpeace says pipeline lawsuit is meritless

Greenpeace says pipeline lawsuit is meritless In a filing Tuesday with a USA district court in North Dakota, lawyers for Energy Transfer described Greenpeace, Earth First!, BankTrack Foundation and several others as "a network of putative not-for-profits and rogue eco-terrorist groups", and accused the groups of organizing a "criminal enterprise" created to spread misinformation about DAPL to profit from donations. [Full Article...]

Hajj: Ministry waiting for Saudi response

Hajj: Ministry waiting for Saudi response The pilgrimage has turned into a point of contestation between Saudi Arabia and Qatar, which are locked in a diplomatic crisis that has seen Saudi Arabia and its allies cut all ties with Doha over accusations of state support for Islamist extremist groups and ties to Shiite Iran. [Full Article...]

Trump's Trans Ban Reportedly Moves Towards Implementation

Trump's Trans Ban Reportedly Moves Towards Implementation He said there were 13 Coast Guard members who have come out as transgender, noting "all of them are doing meaningful Coast Guard work today". According to The Wall Street Journal , a White House memo will direct the defence department on details related to Trump's intention to bar transgender people from being admitted to the military. [Full Article...]

USA lawmakers welcome Trump's strategy to exert pressure on Pak

USA lawmakers welcome Trump's strategy to exert pressure on Pak Meanwhile, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua "Pakistan is at the forefront of the counter-terrorism efforts". "Instead of relying on the false narrative of safe havens , the USA needs to work with Pakistan to eradicate terrorism ", it added. [Full Article...]

United States targets Chinese & Russian entities, individuals in new North Korea-related sanctions

United States targets Chinese & Russian entities, individuals in new North Korea-related sanctions The Office of Foreign Assets Control designated 10 "third-country" entities and six individuals in its sanctions, Treasury said in a statement . "It is unacceptable for individuals and companies in China , Russia , and elsewhere to enable North Korea to generate income used to develop weapons of mass destruction and destabilize the region", said Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. [Full Article...]

Jeff Flake: 'I Don't Worry' About Trump's Attacks

Jeff Flake: 'I Don't Worry' About Trump's Attacks Jeff Flake , who has taken criticism from President Donald Trump recently, will not be attending the President's rally in Phoenix. The Tuesday night rally, where Mr. "Those countries in Southeast Asia - we want them to be in our trade orbit, not just China's trade orbit". Flake, who has been one of the president's top opponents within the Republican Party. [Full Article...]

'Extremely Disturbing': Clapper Questions Trump's Fitness for Office After Rally

'Extremely Disturbing': Clapper Questions Trump's Fitness for Office After Rally Kennedy through President Obama". As Clapper notes, "I don't know when I've listened and watched something like this from a president that I found more disturbing". He also suggested that there were "weak, weak people" calling for Confederate statues to be removed. If gaslighting him does not work, they will move on to their next scheme to take him down. [Full Article...]

Watch Trump speak at American Legion convention following freewheeling rally

Watch Trump speak at American Legion convention following freewheeling rally Trump said. On Tuesday night, the USA president took aim at his opponents at a campaign-style rally in Phoenix, lashing out at Democrats in Congress and the "fake news" media, while protesters clashed with police outside the venue. "Nobody wants me to talk about him - nobody knows who the hell he is". Trump pointed out that former Defense Secretary Bob Gates was on hand. "I think Trump's per... [Full Article...]

Mike Pence's Answer On Confederate Statues? Build More!

Mike Pence's Answer On Confederate Statues? Build More! Southern Command, headquartered in Doral, after visiting the church. Calling President Nicolas Maduro's government, a "dictatorship", Pence threatened there were more sanctions to come against the South American country. But he stopped short of announcing what many in the crowd had anticipated - namely, stronger economic sanctions against the Maduro regime that might even include the blockage of... [Full Article...]

Serbia withdraws entire staff from its embassy in Macedonia

Serbia withdraws entire staff from its embassy in Macedonia Relations between Serbia and Macedonia have been tetchy since a Serbian intelligence officer was reportedly present when nationalist protesters stormed the Macedonian parliament building in April, injuring several parliamentarians including Zoran Zaev , now the prime minister of a Social Democrat-led government. [Full Article...]

Vatican Building Diplomatic Bridges With Russia

Vatican Building Diplomatic Bridges With Russia Putin said at Wednesday's meeting with the Vatican secretary of state, Cardinal Pietro Parolin, that "universal humanitarian values" form the basis for Russia's ties with the Vatican, as well as relations between the two churches. Guarded by the Catholic Church in Italy, the saint is venerated by both Catholics and Orthodox. Today, President Putin said he was "very pleased" the dialogue between ... [Full Article...]

45 percent of America 'strongly disapprove' of Trump

45 percent of America 'strongly disapprove' of Trump Conducted last Thursday through Saturday, the poll came after Trump's controversial remarks over a violent clash triggered by a white supremacist rally on August 12 in Charlottesville , U.S. Thirty-two percent of respondents said the level of hatred in US public life has not changed since Trump was inaugurated, while two percent stated that it has improved. [Full Article...]

Police issue arrest warrant for white supremacist leader featured in Charlottesville documentary

Police issue arrest warrant for white supremacist leader featured in Charlottesville documentary University of Virginia police have obtained arrest warrants for a white nationalist from New Hampshire in connection with crimes they said were committed on campus a day before a rally that ended in deadly violence. "I think that a lot more people are going to die before we're done here" he said, walking about torch-bearing neo-Nazis, Klu Klux Klan members, and others protesting to keep a statue o... [Full Article...]

Don Lemon: Trump speech a 'total eclipse of the facts'

Don Lemon: Trump speech a 'total eclipse of the facts' No serious injuries were reported but 56 people suffered heat-related emergencies, including two police officers. CNN anchor Don Lemon gave an unusually brutal response to Donald Trump's rambling, rambling, inflammatory, race-baiting speech in Phoenix on Tuesday night . [Full Article...]

Polls close in Angola as president to step down

Polls close in Angola as president to step down The party, which has been in power since Angola gained independence in 1975, has brutally cracked down on all opposition parties and dissidents in order to ensure its rule remains unchallenged. "Even if he wanted to, Lourenco may find it hard to free himself from the control of dos Santos", said Julia Westbury, Africa analyst at West Sands Advisory. [Full Article...]

Four New US Cities Are Getting $100 Flights to Iceland

Four New US Cities Are Getting $100 Flights to Iceland Global stops with destinations including London, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Dublin, and more begin at $149. Flights to Detroit will commence on 25 April 2018; to Cleveland on 3 May 2018; to Cincinnati on 9 May 2018; and St Louis on 17 May 2018. [Full Article...]

Ousted Venezuela prosecutor knocks president

Ortega and Ferrer arrived in Colombia on Friday aboard a private plane from Aruba, adding to a growing list of dissident lawmakers and officials who have fled Venezuela in recent months. Since Maduro was elected in 2013, Venezuela has descended into chaos that has raised fears for regional stability. The economy of the once-rich oil exporter is on the brink of collapse, with shortages of food an... [Full Article...]

Religious Conservatives Defend Trump On Charlottesville

Mike Signer's statement comes almost a week after white supremacists descended on the city in Virginia for a rally and clashed with counter protesters. But before you go sanctifying these people, remember they were willing to work for Trump in the first place, knowing that he is an out-of-control megalomaniac, misogynist, and racist who cares only about himself and his wealthy family ( and Vladi... [Full Article...]


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