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Trump signs off on Montenegro's upcoming entry into NATO

Trump signs off on Montenegro's upcoming entry into NATO

Each NATO country has pledged to spend 2 percent of its gross domestic product on its own defense by 2024. "President Trump's message has been very helpful", he said, noting that defence spending a ...

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Exclusive poll shows BC NDP starting campaign in the lead

Liberals have been putting costs on the backs of people and then claiming that they're leaving more money in people's pockets". - Linda Kayfish, the sister of a health researcher who was sacked by t...

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South Korea test-fires missile that can hit all of North Korea

Photos taken by the club's patrons and later posted on Facebook captured Japanese and USA officials responding in real-time to the incident, sparking criticism about why such important meetings were n...

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Egypt's parliament approves three-month state of emergency

Egypt's parliament approves three-month state of emergency

Rafic. The December 11, 2016 strike - when a blast orchestrated by the Islamic State (IS) hit a Coptic cathedral in Cairo, killing 28 - should have been a warning. Israel meanwhile closed its Taba b...

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Rex Tillerson gives Russian Federation stark choice in Syria conflict

Tillerson and Lavrov are expected to speak between noon and 1 p.m. EST. Nikki Haley, the USA ambassador to the United Nations, has urged Moscow to stop protecting the Assad regime, and said it s...

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Trump Adviser Page: 'I Wasn't a Foreign Agent'

The FBI and Justice Department (DOJ) convinced a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court judge there was probable cause to believe Mr. Page was acting as an agent of a foreign power , Russia, law en...

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Xi Jinping urges Donald Trump to peacefully resolve North Korea tensions

Trump hosted Xi at his Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Fla., last weekend amid rising global friction surrounding North Korea. North Korea's state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) reported T...

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United States issues 'last warning' as North Korea fires missile into Japan

Hyten said he would be providing military options to the president in dealing with the threat from North Korea, but maintained that China?s involvement was critical in solving Pyongyang?s nuclear chal...

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Australia-PNG Trade vital, says PM O'Neill

However, at the end of bilateral talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his visiting Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull, there was no decision on a comprehensive economic cooperation ag...

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United States looking at possible Russian Federation collusion in Syria chemical attack

It said the outcome of the discussions is important not only for the Russia-US relationship, but "for the overall atmosphere on the world stage". The report says that "pro-opposition social media re...

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Russian, Iranian presidents denounce United States strikes against Syria

Secondly, we don't see a peaceful Syria with Assad in there. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that Russian Federation failed to live up to its agreement in a chemical weapons accord. On ...

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229 civilian deaths since 2014: anti-Daesh coalition

229 civilian deaths since 2014: anti-Daesh coalition

Ayad al-Jumaili, along with other commanders, killed in air strike in al-Qaim region, Iraqi state TV reports . Less than 1 percent of the almost 18,000 US -led coalition airstrikes on the Islamic S...

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China calls Trump to say peaceful solution needed in North Korea

Japan's navy plans a joint show of force with the US Navy's USS Carl Vinson aircraft carrier strike group as it steams towards the Korean peninsula aimed at deterring secretive North Korean regime fro...

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Injured Dortmund star Bartra reassures fans on Instagram

Dortmund coach Thomas Tuchel brought on Christian Pulisic and Nuri Sahin for the second half and the home side went on the front foot immediately, going close with two early chances before Ousmane De...

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United States missile strike on Syria 'carries message for North Korea and China'

Even before the missile test, North Korea's nuclear program was expected to be an important talking point between Xi and Trump. The report did not name the official, which is common in KCNA reports....

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Leftist Melenchon just behind Fillon as Macron still leads French polls

Leftist Melenchon just behind Fillon as Macron still leads French polls

Jean-Luc Melenchon of the French far left speaks during a meeting on foreign and defence policy in Paris, March 31, 2017. "The question is not to punish the United Kingdom for a vote made by British...

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Fallout from U.S. airstrike in Syria

Fallout from U.S. airstrike in Syria

Mattis said the administration's policy in Syria "has not changed". His comments came just after US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in Russian Federation to challenge the Kremlin over its s...

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USA show of force to N.Korea could show U.S. weakness

Chinese President Xi Jinping told President Donald Trump in a phone call Wednesday that Beijing is willing to work with Washington on ending North Korea's nuclear weapons program but wants a peaceful ...

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Ecuador Presidential Election: Ruling Party Candidate Claims Victory As Opposition Demands Recount

After preliminary results in the second round of Ecuador's presidential election were out Sunday, Assange took aim at Lasso for slamming the 45-year-old, saying that the embassy "isn't a hotel" and th...

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Joseph Jakubowski Suspected of Targeting Churches, Schools

Joseph Jakubowski Suspected of Targeting Churches, Schools

The Rock County Sheriff's Office says 32-year-old Joseph Jakubowski also expressed anti-religious views in the 161 page manifesto that he sent to the Whtie House. After the burglary, authorities fou...

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Russian Federation vetoes United Nations condemnation of Syria attack

Russian Federation has slammed Washington's attack on a Syrian airbase and, as Tillerson met Lavrov, Putin admitted that relations between Washington and Moscow have worsened in the three months t...

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No meeting with Tillerson in Putin's schedule now

No meeting with Tillerson in Putin's schedule now

Rubio, in an interview on ABC's "This Week" Sunday, responded to earlier comments on the show by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that the US priority in Syria is to defeat ISIS. A senior USA offici...

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Chinese Pres. Xi calls first meeting with Trump a "success"

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross yesterday said the two sides agreed to speed up trade talks to help close a lopsided imbalance in China's favour, a common campaign-trail complaint of Trump's. He said ...

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BC election 2017: The campaign has officially begun

BC election 2017: The campaign has officially begun

Clark emphasized what has become her core campaign themes: Job growth, economic stability and five straight balanced budgets. - He repeated his promises of $10-a-day child care and removing toll...

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Despite calling North Atlantic Treaty Organisation 'obsolete,' Trump hosts alliance chief at White House

Following the meeting, the pair held a press conference where President Trump praised the past accomplishments of the alliance, citing the liberation of captive nations during the Cold War. When asked...

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North Korea warns of nuclear strike if provoked by US

North Korea warns of nuclear strike if provoked by US

A United States naval strike force, led by the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson , is en route to the Korean peninsula and due to arrive soon. No one has spoken of shooting down a Nort...

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Russia's Putin starts meeting with Tillerson in Kremlin

Trump says it's also "very bad for mankind". It was stark evidence that the president is moving ever further from his campaign promises to establish better ties with Moscow. "Let us look at that", La...

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Egypt beefs up security outside churches ahead of Easter

Melenchon, once a distant fifth, has risen in recent polls to roughly third, about even with conservative presidential candidate Francois Fillon. As important, he said , "people are holding (them) ...

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South African opposition protests Zuma, who celebrates 75th

South African opposition protests Zuma, who celebrates 75th

We mobilised people to come here so that South African people can have one voice to say that Zuma must leave the office because he has not been doing his job. It was the second march within a week, pr...

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Michael Flynn Initially Didn't Disclose Pay From Russian Firms

Michael Flynn Initially Didn't Disclose Pay From Russian Firms

The FBI, as well as the Senate and House intelligence committees, are investigating Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 USA presidential election and any possible ties between Trump's associates and...

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WRAPUP 6-U.S.-Russia relations at another low after Syria attacks

WRAPUP 6-U.S.-Russia relations at another low after Syria attacks

US intelligence indicates that the chemical agent in the attack was delivered by Syrian Su-22 aircraft that took off from the Shayrat airfield, according to a White House report given to reporters. Ru...

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Israel Sends Condolences to Egypt After ISIS Church Bombings

Israel Sends Condolences to Egypt After ISIS Church Bombings

The attacks also come weeks before an expected visit by Pope Francis meant to show support for the country's Christian minority, the BBC said . "For someone to get this amount of explosives ins...

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EU adds to North Korea sanctions

The missile was sacked at a high angle and reached an altitude of 189 km (117 miles), the official said. Agreeing to negotiate directly with North Korea would signal a drastic shift from former Pres...

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N Korea said to be ready for nuclear test

President Donald Trump has sent a naval "armada" to the Korean peninsula in a show of force , accompanied by a warning that Washington is ready to take on North Korea alone if necessary. USA defense ...

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Malaysia Return Kim Jong-nam's body to North Korea following diplomatic row

But in a deal announced by both sides, they said they would lift their travel bans, and Kuala Lumpur would send the body to North Korea. On Friday, foreign minister Anifah confirmed the body was on ...

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