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by | May 31, 2017 | 03:11

He added that Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly and National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster have both discussed that "in general terms, back channels are an appropriate part of diplomacy". "I have experienced this in the last few days", Merkel said, in what was seen as a clear jab at Trump following the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and Group of Seven meetings both leaders attended.

by | May 31, 2017 | 02:46

TEHRAN, Iran (AP ) - Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has described relations with the United States as "a curvy road". Trump doubled down on his criticism of Tehran during his visit to Israel on Monday, insisting that Iran should "never be allowed to possess a nuclear weapon - never, ever", because he claims the Islamic Republic supports terrorists.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:55

In a statement issued to the New York Times , Mr Trump said that his son-in-law was "doing a great job for the country". "I don't like it", the Republican lawmaker said Monday in an interview with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's "7:30" when asked about President Donald Trump's son-in-law's possible ties to Russian Federation.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:39

The attack unfolded hours before the start of Ramadan, Islam's holy month, when most of the world's 1.6 billion Muslims observe a daily religious fast. "However, he noted "it is still an American city" and that Trump "[is] its President", adding: "I hope you can find it worthy of your time to take notice".

by | May 31, 2017 | 02:40

Dzhagaryan said that Iran has never supported terrorism and is instead a victim of terrorism. Russia's President Vladimir Putin had a telephone conversation with Iran's leader Hassan Rouhani , greeted him with the new presidential term and discussed the situation in Syria , the Kremlin's press service said on Saturday.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:39

He came to Boston in 1982 as an assistant U.S. attorney, later leading the office before working at Boston law firms and the Justice Department in other capacities. "He'll meet with candidates today and continue to do so until he finds the right leader". Previously he led the TSA from 2010 to 2014, and served as deputy director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation for six years under Robert Mueller, the special counsel appointed to investigate ties between the Trump campaign and Russian ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 02:06

And, as news of Wenger's new deal continues to dominate the headlines, it seems the 67-year-old is also on the brink of getting a very Arsene-Wengery type signing over the line to help celebrate his extended stay in North London. Wright believes Arsenal should have singled out Wenger's eventual successor some time ago and now fears what the knock-on effect could be if the Frenchman does go at this point, with regards summer planning and transfer activity.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:33

The shot beat Pekka Rinne to undo a lengthy stretch of dominance by the Nashville Predators , who tied the game on goals by Ryan Ellis , Colton Sissons and Frederick Gaudreau to overcome an early 3-0 deficit. Needless to say, the Pens found a way, somehow , to survive Game 1. He wasn't the kind of devastated some goaltenders might have been, losing this kind of game.

by | May 31, 2017 | 02:13

One policeman was injured, he said, without confirming any deaths. JAD members are believed to have contact with Bahrun Naim , an Indonesian fighting with ISIL in Syria, and the group has been linked to numerous plots in Indonesia, including the January 2016 attack in Jakarta .

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:45

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on March 27 called the Saudis "milk cows for the Americans" after they struck a $110 billion defense and weapons deal with the United States during U.S. Trump moved away from his once-strident rhetoric on Islam during an address in Riyadh to leaders across the Muslim world last Sunday, calling instead for unity in the fight against Islamist extremism.

by | May 31, 2017 | 02:31

Sigmar Gabriel, from the Social Democratic Party (SPD) that governs in coalition with Chancellor Angela Merkel's CDU party, said on Monday that Trump's policies pose a danger to Europe, the Rheinische Post reported. Both leaders also exchanged views on China's One Belt, One Road initiative and climate change during their informal talks at Schloss Meseberg, the chancellor's official country retreat near Berlin .

by | May 31, 2017 | 02:24

Isis claimed responsibility for the attack on Christians travelling through the Minya region to the St Samuel the Confessor monastery. The death toll rose by one to 29, Egypt's Cabinet said in a statement published late Friday by the state-run Middle East New Agency.

by | May 31, 2017 | 03:14

For Class 12, 52.36% have passed the science stream exam and 60.09% students passed in the commerce stream. The Jharkhand Academic Council was established on 15th November 2000 . In total around 8 lakh, students appeared for the JAC Board Exams 2017 for both 10th and 12th standards. Jharkhand Academic Council (JAC) is expected to announce result for Madhyama (class 10) and intermediate (class 12) tomorrow.

by | May 31, 2017 | 02:18

Mr Dubke , 47, quit on May 18 but offered to stay through President Donald Trump's overseas trip. "He has expressed his desire to leave the White House and made very clear that he would see through the president's global trip", she told Fox News.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:31

French President Macron on Wednesday unveiled a gender-balanced cabinet in accordance with an earlier pledge, with 11 of 22 new ministerial posts taken by women. "We have to deliver, put aside those little politicians' quarrels, those sectarian divisions, which lead us nowhere... making space for debate, for rapid and constructive decisions", Le Maire said as he took over his job.

by | May 31, 2017 | 02:26

According to the Mirror, the Frenchman has agreed to extend his stay at the club with a formal announcement to follow on Wednesday. The majority of this season has seen people talk about the chance Wenger missed not to quit after winning the FA Cup in 2014 or 2015.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:08

She said: "He says he wants to change Britain - and that's true". Anthony J Wells, research director at YouGov, said on Polling Report : "Overall the pattern seems to be a slight narrowing of the Tory lead, but it's a case of a truly humungous lead becoming merely a towering one: a lead of fourteen to eighteen points will still deliver a very hefty majority".

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:19

Pressed on that issue, Sturgeon said that an SNP win in Scotland next week would reinforce the case for a referendum in the light of the Brexit negotiations. JEREMY CORBYN urged Scottish voters to reject "Tory and SNP austerity" and instead elect a Labour government "for the many, not the few" at a rally in Glasgow last night.

by | May 31, 2017 | 02:23

Defending champion Novak Djokovic began the defence of his French Open title with a 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 win over Spain's Marcel Granollers on Monday. "He's going to stay, I hope, until the end of this week", Djokovic said. The Serbian recovered from a set down to defeat Andy Murray and complete the Grand Slam of major titles in Paris past year.

by | May 31, 2017 | 02:04

Two other people were taken to Morristown Hospital in unknown condition. "Our thoughts are with the Tarentino family at this time". Summit Police Officer Matthew Tarentino died in a multi-vehicle crash on Route 78 in Bernards Township. "Officer Tarentino was an important part of the Summit community and a well-known face amongst the students and staff in Summit Public Schools", Superintendent June Chang said in a statement.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:40

Group of 7 leaders will remain deadlocked after Trump tweeted , " I will make my final decision on the Paris Accord next week! ". What is the Paris accord? The White House has delayed a final decision on the Paris accord multiple times, but this week appears more likely for an announcement than before.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:13

Modi is accompanied by Minister for Science and Technology Harsh Vardhan, Minister of State for New and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Nirmala Seetharaman and Minister of State for External Affairs M.J.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:25

Franken said his constituents in more rural areas are "terrified" of provisions featured in the latest version of the bill, which was celebrated at a White House ceremony shortly after passing in the House. Reports have indicated that Kushner is now included in Trump's regular dressing-down of aides and officials. Kushner Companies declined to comment.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:26

In his commencement speech , however, Pence praised Notre Dame's values as being in line with his own, telling those in attendance, "Know that in so many causes, I can assure you, that. In 2009, about two dozen anti-abortion activists protested President Barack Obama's speech at Notre Dame . This wasn't the only college commencement speech held this weekend that inspired a protest against Pence and his boss, Donald Trump .

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:08

His comments echo several previous remarks of the same kind he has made, notably during recent meetings with European leaders in Brussels, where he called the Germans " bad, very bad " because of the trade deficit they had allegedly inflicted on the US.

by | May 31, 2017 | 02:07

The 36-year-old real estate businessman has come under pressure this week amid rumours of an imminent reshuffle of senior White House staff. That's the confused state of things in Donald Trump's White House, where a relatively successful first foreign trip segues seamlessly into a chaotic situation back in the West Wing.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:57

While Home Secretary Amber Rudd said he was on the radar of the intelligence service "up to a point", it was not clear how much attention officials had paid to his activities and whether authorities could have stopped him. Manchester's police chief said on Wednesday Abedi was part of a network, and media have reported that authorities suspect he received help constructing the bomb and planning the attack.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:35

Saying he was "not proud" of his behavior, he added, "I should not have responded the way I did". I should not have treated that reporter that way, and for that I am sorry Mr. Republicans have hammered Quist with nearly $5 million in ads, hitting him for property tax liens and unpaid debts. Gianforte will take the House seat vacated when Trump named Ryan Zinke as secretary of the interior.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:17

In a surprise announcement, the Pentagon said Trump had authorized the arming of Kurdish fighters within the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) "to ensure a clear victory over ISIS in Raqa". The coalition has shared intelligence with the unit and conducted airstrikes to facilitate their military operations. "Any violation of the law of armed conflict would be unacceptable and should be investigated in a transparent manner and those deemed responsible held accountable", he said.

by | May 31, 2017 | 00:29

Iran's Foreign Minister recently added another link to that chain of blame by accusing U.S. President Donald Trump of emboldening the government of Bahrain to crack down on Shiite demonstrators. The transaction included tanks, combat ships, missile defence systems, radars, communications and cyber-security technology. According to Kuznetsov, the population of large cities supported Rouhani's election: "This is a significant part of the Iranian middle class, this is a significant part of ...

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:39

He is a leading expert on Iran and USA foreign policy, a businessman and president of the International American Council. In his meeting with Saudi King Salman and the rest of the heads of Arab states, Trump heard the warnings about the Iranian threat and joined the chorus - without offering any specific idea as to how he might address Iran's support of violent extremists and its hegemonic ambitions.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:58

Police released a new image of the bomber Monday that showed him wheeling a blue suitcase through Manchester city center days before he carried out the attack. Fourteen men are now detained on United Kingdom soil in the investigation, while Abedi's father and brother have been held in Libya, where officials said the two brothers were IS jihadists.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:56

Merkel said the conversation with the US on climate change last week during the G-7 meetings in Sicily, which followed the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit, was "extremely hard". "Very bad for U.S. This will change", he said. "The Germans are bad, very bad", Trump told European Union officials in a closed-door meeting, according to a Bloomberg report.

by | May 31, 2017 | 00:47

Cohen confirmed to the news station that he has been asked to give testimony to House and Senate investigators delving into whether the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation in order to win last year's presidential election. He has served as executive vice president of the Trump Organization and special counsel to Trump. Cohen told ABC News that he declined the invitation.

by | May 31, 2017 | 01:10

Modi - before embarking on his tour, which also takes him to Spain, France and Russian Federation - wrote that " India and Germany are large democracies, major economies and important players in regional and global affairs". India and Germany's collaboration in areas like renewable energy is gaining momentum. "Humanitarian forces must unite to combat the menace", Modi said.