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by | Мая 26, 2017 | 13:04

British officials are upset with the USA over the publication of leaked evidence - photographs from the scene of the Manchester terror attack. BRUSSELS - President Trump exported the confrontational, nationalist rhetoric of his campaign across the Atlantic on Thursday, shaming European leaders for not footing more of the bill for their own defenses and lecturing them to stop taking advantage of US taxpayers.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 12:37

Jacobs was trying to ask Gianforte about health care, according to an audio tape captured by the British newspaper's correspondent. Ms Acuna, her field producer and photographer then " watched in disbelief as Gianforte began punching the reporter", she wrote on the Fox News website.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:54

For now, the upper chamber is focused on an agreement that can satisfy 96 percent of its members (plus Vice President Mike Pence as a tiebreaker if needed). Because they can not expect any Democratic support and have a razor-thin majority, they must devise legislation that appeals not only to the most conservative senators but also does not drive off many Republican moderates.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:32

South Korea's Yonhap news agency, without citing a source, reported that South Korea fired about 90 machine gun rounds into the air and toward North Korea. Moon won an election last week campaigning on a more moderate approach to the North and said after taking office that he wants to pursue dialogue as well as pressure to stop the North's weapons programmes.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 12:32

But in his public remarks, Trump steered clear of any such language, and did not mention what has been the goal of US diplomacy for two decades: a state of Israel and an independent Palestinian state co-existing side-by-side. But he did not mention what has always been the goal of USA diplomacy in the region - a two-state solution to the conflict: Israel and a Palestinian state.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 12:46

On his first trip to the Middle East, President Donald Trump has done more to rebuild the United States' standing in the region than President Barack Obama did in eight years. Trump claimed that his meetings with both Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pointed to efforts toward peace. "Your excellency, as you have witnessed during your - as you saw yesterday during your historic visit of holy sites in occupied East Jerusalem , and today in Bethlehem , the ...

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 12:02

There were signs of apparent disgruntlement among the European leaders lined up to hear Mr Trump's speech, which followed a moment of silence in honour of the victims of the Manchester attack. "As for climate, well, President Trump can assert his position", Macron said after Thursday's meeting. As the press watched, the two men exchanged a very firm handshake during their meeting, both men gripping tight, their faces showing the strain.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 13:03

The indictment was unsealed Thursday and says the sex-trafficking ring started in 2009. They were forced to turn over most of the money they earned, as well as pay for rent, food and personal items, making it nearly impossible to repay their debt.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 12:02

Trump has also retreated from a campaign pledge to move the US Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem , bending to the same diplomatic and security concerns as other presidents who have made similar promises. Trump has vowed to do whatever is necessary to broker peace between Israel and the Palestinians, but has given little sign of how he could revive long-stalled negotiations.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 12:50

Hsu began her round in brilliant style with two eagles and two birdies, her only hiccup on the opening day coming with a bogey at her 12th hole. 6 and 7 to pull even with Lewis. Lewis said hitting greens was especially crucial. Korda, a rookie who has joined sister Jessica on the tour, hit only eight of 14 fairways, but she was able to scramble her way to a 34 on the front nine before birdieing four of the first five holes on the back.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:58

Trump visited the Israel Museum and the Yad Vashem Holocaust remembrance center on Tuesday and now heads to Italy, where he is expected to meet with Pope Francis . It also urges a "just settlement" of the Palestinian refugee problem. The 70-year-old American leader during his brief visit to the West Bank town of Bethlehem, which is under PA's control, also praised Abbas, who he said had "committed to taking firm but necessary steps to fight terrorism and confront its hateful ideology".

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:53

The pressure is on the Social Democrats , led by challenger Martin Schulz, in the election for the state legislature in North Rhine-Westphalia. It is also the home State of Martin Schulz, the Social Democratic challenger seeking to deny Ms.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:37

The appeals court was reviewing a March ruling by a Maryland-based federal judge that blocked part of Trump's March 6 executive order barring travelers from Libya , Iran , Somalia , Sudan , Syria and Yemen for 90 days while the government put in place stricter visa screening.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:43

At a ceremony at NATO's gleaming new headquarters, Trump reissued his longstanding call for members to pay their fair share, lecturing the expressionless leaders about spending more as they stood listening in awkward silence. "She expressed the view that the intelligence sharing relationship we have with the United States is hugely important and valuable, but that the information that we share should be kept secure".

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 12:29

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner , is willing to cooperate with federal investigators looking into ties between Russian Federation and the Trump campaign, his attorney said. According to a source familiar with what transpired, neither meeting discussed sanctions but instead focused on establishing a backchannel to Russia's president.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 12:06

Mr Trump began a trip to Israel on Monday by saying that it shared a "common cause" with its Arab neighbours in "the threat posed by Iran ". In answer to a question about the latest arms deal between the U.S. " Until the Iranian regime is willing to be a partner for peace , all nations of conscience must work together to isolate it". Analysts fear tensions are growing out of control.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:09

The " We Love Manchester Emergency Fund ", backed by Manchester's Lord Mayor and set up in partnership with the British Red Cross , was established after Monday's suicide bombing at the end of an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 10:57

At the same time , the White House sent mixed signals regarding the Trump administration's official policy on the conflict, seemingly acknowledging the existence of "Palestine" while simultaneously recognizing Israeli sovereignty over Jerusalem .

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 12:01

Maute terrorists have abducted a priest and Catholic believers, beheaded the city's police chief, and begun flying the Islamic State flag over the city, according to eyewitnesses. Mr Calida said the Maute group and Islamic State wanted to create an "ISIS province" in Mindanao and the government was not the only target of their aggression.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 12:17

Mr Gianforte was in a private office preparing for an interview with Fox News when Mr Jacobs came in without permission, campaign spokesman Shane Scanlon said. She added that Gianforte then began to punch Mr Jacobs. "We'll talk to you about that later", Mr Gianforte says on the recording, referring Mr Jacobs to a spokesman.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:58

The FBI also informed a House committee that it would not be complying with a Wednesday deadline to turn over memos written by former FBI director James Comey detailing his discussions with President Donald Trump . Brennan says that Russian protests that they are not working with WikiLeaks and WikiLeaks protests that they are not working with the Russians are both "disingenuous".

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:37

Flynn's lawyer, Robert Kelner, had already told the panel he would not voluntarily provide the documents responsive to an earlier April 28 request. "But we'll figure out on General Flynn what the next step-if any-is". Emails, text messages, letters, phone records and information about financial and real estate holdings associated with Russian Federation were among the information requested by the committee.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 10:45

The trip has been billed by the White House as a chance to visit places sacred to three of the world's major religions while giving Trump time to meet with Arab, Israeli and European leaders. "So he stood in the back, right in front of the drapes, hoping Trump wouldn't notice him camouflaged against the wall", Wittes wrote. Every instance of interaction between Donald Trump and James Comey reads like the kind of situation encountered when looking at a business course in situational ...

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:51

Jose Mourinho has labelled Manchester United's Europa League triumph as "the most important trophy" of his career, while adding he was happy to call time on a season that was perhaps his most hard as a manager. "We totally deserved the win". As a player for Ajax , where Ibrahimovic came in the limelight, he could only reach the Europa League second round in 2002.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:16

Ben Jacobs , a reporter for the Guardian US, said he was thrown to the floor by Greg Gianforte on Wednesday evening when he tried to ask the candidate about the Republican health care repeal bill. And witness accounts contradict the statement above. An aide for Gianforte offered another version of events. The Erik Wemple Blog checked with the Guardian's USA editor, Lee Glendinning, on this front and have yet to get a response.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 10:54

President Trump held a half-hour private meeting with Pope Francis at the Vatican on Wednesday, declaring it a "great honor" despite their past public dissension. In what was seen by analysts as a gesture of diplomatic courtesy, Abbas highlighted the role of Trump as the impeller of talks between Palestinians and Israelis.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 10:45

After the census, the map was redrawn to make those districts predominantly Black. Many, many districts across the country have been drawn on exactly this argument, so this opens the door, essentially to a wholesale redrawing of dozens of electoral maps.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 12:19

Senate. Cruz responded in kind: "Al is trying to sell books and apparently he's decided that being obnoxious and insulting me is good for causing liberals to buy his books", he told Politico . Franken says he has a general rule of not repeating private conversations with people if "it makes them look bad". "But we think of Ted". "But we think of Ted".

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 10:54

Other NATO leaders wanted him to "express a commitment to Article 5 of the NATO charter, which says that an attack on one nation is an attack on all nations", Tamara reports. North Atlantic Treaty Organisation diplomats planned to placate Trump with a pledge on Thursday to agree to national plans by the end of this year showing how North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies will meet a promise to spend 2 percent of economic output every year on defence by 2024.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:12

He will also speak at NATO's gleaming new $1.2 billion new headquarters. Trump said that 23 of the 28 member nations are not paying what they should and he says it's "not fair" to the people of the United States. Trump is then set to dine with French President Emmanuel Macron, whose recent victory over far-right leader Marine Le Pen has been seen as a beacon of hope by Brussels .

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:11

Herrera said two civilians had also been killed inside a hospital that the gunmen had occupied on Tuesday, and the military was investigating reports that nine people had been murdered at a checkpoint the militants had set up. The siege started Tuesday after government troops attempted to raid a hideout of a top militant. Government security forces battled Hapilon's fighters, as well as Maute reinforcements.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:22

Southeast Asian nations with claims in the South China Sea have long wanted to sign China up to a legally binding and enforceable code. China and ASEAN have been promising (and failing to achieve) a code of conduct for the past 15 years, so it may be premature to tout this as an achievement before the ink is dry.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 11:14

Trump sought the assistance of Coats and Rogers after FBI Director James B. Comey told the House Intelligence Committee on March 20 that the FBI was investigating "the nature of any links between individuals associated with the Trump campaign and the Russian government and whether there was any coordination between the campaign and Russia's efforts".

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 10:43

Mirth and conjecture flooded the internet after not one but two videos surfaced of what appeared to be Melania Trump avoiding holding hands with President Trump: the first after deplaning in Israel, the second in Rome. "The husband at the bottom of the stairs, saluting and greeting the people there, and the wife is still at the top of the stairs - this is incorrect", she asserted.

by | Мая 26, 2017 | 12:12

Lewis Lukens told the BBC he condemned them "unequivocally" and would take action to identify those responsible. Police hunting a potential terror gang behind have found items significant to the probe into the Manchester Arena bombing, it was revealed Thursday.