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Jun 02 2017

Trump's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation debut does little to assure allies

Trump lectured the members for falling short on pledges to spend 2 percent of their gross domestic products on the military, much as he had hectored them on this subject ...

Jun 02 2017

Philippine airstrike kills 11 soldiers in 'friendly fire'

Padilla says the plane made three successful bombing runs before the wayward bombing happened. The Gulf War and the campaign to kill Osama Bin Laden and decimate Al Qaeda...

Jun 02 2017

Goldman under fire for buying Venezuela "hunger bonds"

Venezuela's national oil company, Petróleos de Venezuela, or Pdvsa which was bought at a massive discount by Goldman Sachs has come under the scanner. In New York, abo...

Jun 02 2017

Narendra Modi leaves for Russian Federation after 'successful' visit to Spain

That process has accelerated in recent years as New Delhi has orbited closer to Washington, and Russian Federation has fostered relationships with India's chief regio...

Jun 02 2017

Comey Confirmed, Set to Testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee

Mr Comey said in July a year ago it was careless but not criminal. Meanwhile, Senators Patrick Leahy and Al Franken released a letter that they had written to Comey req...

Jun 02 2017

Support for Syrian Kurdish YPG not befitting of alliance

The U.S. said Tuesday that it has started to supply weapons to Kurdish forces advancing on ISIS territory in Raqqa, the Associated Press reported . Erdogan said Thur...

Jun 02 2017

May: I'm way too busy to join debate

But the only way to have the money to invest, she said, is through having a strong economy "which does sometimes mean making hard choices, those sorts of choices no oth...

Jun 02 2017

China warns of 'global consensus' on tackling climate change

China on Thursday said it will continue to uphold the Paris Agreement after US President Donald Trump indicated his country might pull out of the accord . It commits th...

Jun 02 2017

Trump Might Give Back Russian Diplomatic Compounds

R.C. Hammond, a senior adviser to Tillerson, told the Post that no agreements had been reached. Officials would likely give back the estates with strings attached, in...

Jun 02 2017

May, Corbyn clash over Brexit plans with UK vote 1 week away

However, that did not keep the other party leaders from criticizing her decision to dodge their grilling. There was also something shaming about seeing German Chancello...

Jun 02 2017

Woods' Arrest 'A Big Setback — AP Analysis

Woods underwent surgery on his back for the fourth time on 20 April and last week claimed he had "not felt this good in years". Initially it has been claimed that he was ...

Jun 02 2017

Donald Trump signs waiver keeping United States embassy in Israel's Tel Aviv

Trump would have the power to enact the embassy law simply by failing to exercise the waiver, enabling the embassy move which he promised repeatedly during the presidenti...

Jun 01 2017

Suspected Manchester bomber had 'desire for revenge'

Britain pressed a manhunt Thursday for a Libya-linked jihadist network thought to be behind the deadly Manchester bombing as US President Donald Trump threatened to pr...

Jun 01 2017

Manchester bombing: 'Forgive me' - attacker's final call to mum

British Prime Minister Theresa May in Brussels, Belgium, Thursday, said the relationship between the two nations is "built on trust, and part of that trust is knowing...

Jun 01 2017

Trump in Italy for second day of G-7 meetings

Although he declares the trip to have been a success, other foreign leaders disagree and were troubled by the US president's stubbornness and refusal to answer questions....

Jun 01 2017

Trump has fairly 'unbelievable relationship' with Merkel: WH

The transatlantic diplomatic rift widened on Tuesday as US President Donald Trump responded to criticism from Chancellor Angela Merkel with a new attack on German trade...

Jun 01 2017

Russians have potentially 'derogatory' information on Trump

The White House has denied a report that US intelligence intercepted conversations between Russian government officials discussing having potentially "derogatory" infor...

Jun 01 2017

British police investigating killing of zookeeper by tiger

According to the zoo's website, the 25-acre park is home to Malaysian and Bengal tigers. Claims that one of the two safety gates "was still raised" as Ms King entered t...

Jun 01 2017

White House communications director Mike Dubke resigns

Mr Dubke wrote in a statement that it had been an honour to serve Mr Trump and "my distinct pleasure to work side by side, day by day with the staff of the communications...

Jun 01 2017

Sweden drops rape investigation into WikiLeaks head Julian Assange

The source criticised the Swedish prosecutor for "unnecessary delays" in the case but welcomed the latest decision. WikiLeaks said that the focus would now shift to...