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Putin's dinner with Michael Flynn: I didn't even really talk to him

Speaking to NBC News' Sunday Night with Megyn Kelly , Mr Putin said he recalled the dinner in question as a routine event. He said he had yet to see an...


Trump vows to do everything to achieve Israel-Palestine peace

Trump told Abbas he was "truly hopeful that America can help Israel and the Palestinians forge peace and bring new hope to the region and its people". "I mak...


'Peace Is A Choice,' Trump Says During Appearance With Palestinian Leader

Khalidi's denial of a new regional peace initiative comes after President Donald Trump's trip to Israel and the Palestinian territories earlier this week. Repor...


Japan, US Conduct Joint Naval Drill Off Korean Peninsula

The U.S. naval strike group, led by the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson , will end its month-long mission near the Korean Peninsula on Wednesday night, the So...


Goldman under fire for buying Venezuela "hunger bonds"

Protesters gathered in front of Goldman Sachs Inc.'s headquarters in Manhattan to express their anger towards the purchase of Venezuelan government bonds, whi...


Turkish FM lashes out at USA delivery of arms to Kurdish fighters

The US' weapons transfers began ahead of an upcoming offensive to recapture Raqa, the last major IS bastion in Syria. Turkish officials have previously warned...


Russia's ties with India will not be diluted: Putin

Modi and Putin are expected to oversee a number of deals and discuss a framework agreement for Moscow to supply more reactors to a nuclear plant in southern I...


China's Li: fighting climate change is 'global consensus'

Chinese Premier Li Keqiang (李克強) yesterday said the world's No. 1 polluter will stick to its pledges to tackle global warming, underscoring the risk of US isola...


Comey to Testify to Senate Next Thursday

Committee aides complained that the chairman, Representative Devin Nunes, who publicly recused himself from leading the Russian Federation probe in April follow...


WaPost: Russians Might Get US Diplomatic Compounds Back

The Russian compound in Oyster Bay, Long Island, was vacated in late December. Senior Tillerson adviser R.C. Hammond told the Post that "U.S. and Russian ...


Bombing in diplomatic area of Kabul kills 80, wounds scores

Numerous victims appear to be civilians, including women and children. Also in the area is Afghanistan's Foreign Ministry , the Presidential Palace and its...


Half of Donald Trump's Twitter followers are bots

According to twitteraudit , half of Trump's followers are fake. Trump now has 31 million followers and, sure enough, if you browse through them you will find...


Percentage of US Voters Supporting Trump's Impeachment Increases

Of those who supported impeachment, 71 percent identified as Democrat, while 76 percent of GOP voters stated they opposed a Trump impeachment. If Congress concl...


Greg Gianforte Apologizes for Body-Slamming Reporter; Wins Montana Election

Colbert played the real audio of the interview, in which Ben Jacobs can be heard asking Gianforte a question and then the altercation ensues. The Gallatin Cou...


Britain's Theresa May calls on British Airways to compensate customers for delays

British Airways (BA) suffered a major IT failure last Saturday on its Heathrow and Gatwick airports . While British Airways could face a one-off financi...


Teen Thanks Defenders After Being Protected From Portland White Supremacist

She said Christian "told us to go back to Saudi Arabia and he told us we shouldn't be here, to get out of his country..." Hudson had previously told the Oreg...


Palestinian hunger striking prisoners plan to observe Ramadan fasting

According to The Jerusalem Post newspaper, the sides reached an agreement, which guarantees that the prisoners will now have two family visits per month instea...


Trump Says N. Korea Issue will be Solved at Some Point

It's a world problem. Senior Trump administration officials fear a nuclear arms race in Asia-Pacific if an increasingly belligerent North Korea is not reine...


ISIS Claims Responsibility for Attack on Egypt's Coptic Christians

The airstrikes continued on Saturday, the Egyptian state television reported . A spokesman for the pro-Al-Qaeda Majlis Mujahedeen Derna, which controls the c...


Philippines forces hit militants; civilians wave white flags

Only six bodies were recovered. Iligan city is one of the safe. Ano also said foreign fighters were believed to be inside, but he was more cautious. We must s...


Trump meets Pope, calls it an 'honour'

He gave the pope a custom-bound, first-edition set of Martin Luther King Jr.'s works, an engraved stone from the King Memorial in Washington and a bronze sc...


Germany salvo raises EU-US trade fears

Ahead of Germany are China and Trump's own country: the US. Germany's Der Spiegel reported Friday that Trump said in a meeting with European Un...


Labour will do well to lose only 29 seats, says Unite leader

While the Conservatives still enjoy a commanding lead Labour were up two points on 32 per cent, with the Tories down one on 45, a YouGov poll for The Times...


Trump Travels To Bethlehem For Meeting With Abbas

The assignment would pose daunting challenges for the most seasoned diplomat, much less a novice. The status of Jerusalem is ultra-sensitive and has been am...


Russians "brazenly interfered" in elections — Former CIA Director

Richard Burr of North Carolina. They made the argument Monday when Flynn invoked his Fifth Amendment protection and declined to cooperate with a May 10 subpoena...


Absentee ballot, recount results trickle in across B.C. following tight election

Elections BC did a recount in Courtenay-Comox before it began counting absentee ballots. Ballots collected by Elections B.C. mobile teams, in hospitals, remote ...


Trump meets Abbas urging resumption of long-stalled peace talks

President Donald Trump's trip to Israel and the Palestinian territories saw the unpredictable leader tightly following protocol, but a few moments provided ...


Senior White House aide 'person of interest' in Russian Federation probe

He did say Comey never requested more resources for the Russian investigation prior to being fired by Trump, as had been reported . Rosenstein, the No. Trump...


South African hunter dies after Zimbabwe elephant trampling

But a fourth elephant charged and lifted Botha by her trunk. As the elephant collapsed after being shot, it fell on Botha, crushing him to death. The websi...


Trump Holds Talks With Egypt's President on Security, Bilateral Cooperation

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met with President Donald Trump in Riyadh on Sunday morning, according to Al-Arabiya news channel. Fifty-five Arab an...