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Russia Vetoes UN Resolution Condemning Syria Chemical Weapons Attack

Russia Vetoes UN Resolution Condemning Syria Chemical Weapons Attack

Russian Federation has criticized previous investigations carried out by the OPCW and the United Nations which blamed the Syrian government for at least three chemical weapons attacks without visiting...

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'US strike hit Islamic State poison gas depot, killed hundreds', US denies

'US strike hit Islamic State poison gas depot, killed hundreds', US denies

The incident allegedly occurred in the Deir al-Zor province. "The Syrian claim is incorrect", he told Reuters , accusing the regime of deliberately spreading "misinformation". After the attack, Isr...

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UK defense minister: Russia responsible by proxy for Syria chemical deaths

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will go ahead with a planned trip to deliver a "clear and co-ordinated" message to the Kremlin over its support for Bashar Assad's Syrian regime. Trump's decision was ...

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U.S. looking at possible Russian Federation collusion in Syria 'chemical attack'

It was stark evidence that the president is moving ever further from his campaign promises to establish better ties with Moscow. It said the outcome of the discussions is important not only for the Ru...

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Ecuadoreans choosing president in close race

The head of the electoral council, a favorite punching bag of the opposition, appealed for calm. "Today a new Ecuador has been born", Lasso said to loud shouts of "freedom" and "get out thieves". ...

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Suspected subway bomber moved to Russia from Central Asia

However, Djalilov's mother did have a concise and precise response when asked whether she believed that her son committed the attack: "I don't believe it", she said. Meanwhile, officials in Berlin wer...

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US, China ramp up warnings against North Korea ahead of celebration

President Donald Trump's administration has been forceful in its warnings to Pyongyang that leave military options "on the table", as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has said. South Korea's acting pr...

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Putin: Russia-US trust is eroding because of President Trump

He stressed that a political settlement "is the only way to return Syria to peace and reduce tensions in the Middle East". Global chemical weapons investigators have gone to Turkey to collect sample...

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North Korea prepares for country's biggest holiday as regional tensions rising

In his memoir, "President's Time", former President Lee Myung-bak describes how Wu met with then North Korean leader Kim Jong-il and conveyed that in the case of an armed conflict, China would not hel...

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Sylvester Stallone Sues Warner Bros. Over 'Demolition Man' Profits

Sylvester Stallone Sues Warner Bros. Over 'Demolition Man' Profits

The lawsuit, which alleges bad accounting practices and fraud, said Warner Bros. built the Rogue Marble production company out of the thousands of dollars owed to Stallone from " Demolition Man ". A s...

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Trump says NATO no longer 'obsolete'

I have absolutely no doubt we did the right thing", he said. But Spicer said "going in and occupying Syria for the express goal of regime change is something the president has been very clear on". L...

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Turkey detains 412 suspected Kurdish militants

Turkey detains 412 suspected Kurdish militants

We scan our police buildings nearly every month to prevent such a threat. Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu told broadcasters HaberTurk yesterday that investigators had concluded the explosion was ca...

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Latest North Korean missile was a Scud

Latest North Korean missile was a Scud

United States and South Korean officials had previously said the missile was a KN-15 medium-range ballistic missile. North Korea failed in an attempt to launch a ballistic missile two weeks ago from...

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Trump's opinion of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation changes, says no longer obsolete

Trump's opinion of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation changes, says no longer obsolete

During the wide-ranging press conference, Trump did not mince his words on Russian Federation. At least, that's how many we found. China has been accused of suppressing the yuan to make its exports ...

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So Much Winning: China Now Willing to Help With North Korea

Trump made his comments as a U.S. naval strike group headed towards the Korean peninsula. I think we had a very good chemistry together. Trump also revealed that in last week's summit, he had of...

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Misdirected US strike killed 18 allied fighters in Syria

Misdirected US strike killed 18 allied fighters in Syria

A Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighter rests near destroyed airplane parts inside Tabqa military airport after taking control of it from Islamic State group fighters, west of Raqqa city, Syria April...

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Federal Bureau of Investigation obtained court order to monitor ex-Trump adviser in Russian Federation probe

Page went on CNN today to refute that. According to the company's website, he has advised on transactions for Gazprom and RAO UES, a pair of Russian entities. Page told Business Insider later th...

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Kremlin says no positive shift yet on Russia-US ties

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson stand up to leave after a news conference following their talks in Moscow , Russia, April 12, 2017. "And we agree we w...

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Russian Federation condemns 'absurd' USA statement on civilian deaths in Mosul

Russian Federation condemns 'absurd' USA statement on civilian deaths in Mosul

In January, Iraqi authorities declared eastern Mosul "fully liberated". The spokesman of the US -led anti-Islamic State coalition couldn't immediately be reached by Reuters for comment. However, t...

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WRAPUP 5-U.S.-Russia relations at another low after Syria attacks

Striving to salvage ties amid a fierce dispute over Syria, the United States and Russian Federation on Wednesday agreed to work together on an global investigation of a Syrian chemical weapons attack ...

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Trump Does Not Intend to Ask FBI Director James Comey to Resign

Meanwhile, it is now known that the FBI was also investigating Russian intervention and possible ties between the Trump campaign and Russia, but Comey made no mention of it. When asked if he's going...

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Gatland's son set to face the Lions

Gatland's son set to face the Lions

I am just thinking about week to week. If it doesn't happen I have other things I can focus on. "To go would be one hell of an experience, I'm sure, from what I've heard of previous tours". On top o...

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Ryan Touts Progress On Efforts To Revive GOP Healthcare Bill

Ryan Touts Progress On Efforts To Revive GOP Healthcare Bill

Meadows said the group wants to make sure that people with pre-existing conditions will still be able to get insurance, and insurance premiums will be reduced. Her nonpartisan organization offers po...

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U.S. strikes Syria: What you need to know

Tillerson suggested that, in propping up the Syrian president, Russian Federation bears at least partial responsibility for last week's chemical attack on villagers in Idlib province. Moscow's full b...

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FBI Acquires Warrant To Monitor Carter Page, One Of Trump's Adviser

FBI Acquires Warrant To Monitor Carter Page, One Of Trump's Adviser

Carter Page's connection to the Trump campaign received renewed attention after the Washington Post reported Tuesday that the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department obtained a Fore...

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Donald Trump Vows 'We're Not Going Into Syria'

Donald Trump Vows 'We're Not Going Into Syria'

Peskov said in a conference call with reporters that Putin's meeting with Tillerson reflected the "understanding of the need to maintain a dialogue to search for solutions". " We believe it's fundam...

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I let Trump down with Hitler comment: Spicer

Critics noted the remark ignored Hitler's use of gas chambers to exterminate Jews. But I'm saying in the way Assad used them, where he went into towns, dropped them down to innocent - into the middle ...

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Not even first class passengers safe from getting the United boot

Like David Dao, the doctor who was infamously dragged off a United flight this weekend, Fearns refused to budge, but the staff insisted he had to vamoose because someone with higher status needed the ...

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Chinese nuclear envoy in Seoul for talks on N Korea

Chinese nuclear envoy in Seoul for talks on N Korea

For its part, the North test-launched a ballistic missile just ahead of the Trump-Xi meeting and has been rumoured to be preparing for a possible nuclear test. His Cabinet secretaries said that Trump ...

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United States sends 'Seal Team Six' to South Korea for 'training'

United States sends 'Seal Team Six' to South Korea for 'training'

Very powerful. We have submarines. The Carl Vinson Strike Group started its move on Saturday, leaving its deployment to Singapore for patrols of the South China Sea. Trump ordered the USS Carl Vi...

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McCain accuses Russian Federation of cooperating with Syria in chemical attack

McCain accuses Russian Federation of cooperating with Syria in chemical attack

In that context, the strike against Syria may resonate more firmly in Beijing than Pyongyang. Peter Oborne, British journalist and broadcaster, thinks "Theresa May is now at risk of copying Tony Bla...

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Putin Meets With Tillerson

Putin accused the Trump administration, in turn, of fabricating the evidence in the attacks to create a confrontation, and saying the USA accusations reminded him of the events of 2003, when Security ...

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Asian Markets Slip As Yen Hits 5-month High

On Wednesday, the Seoul government held a meeting of related ministries and institutions in Seoul, including the Ministry of Strategy and Finance and the Bank of Korea, to check the market data and di...

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Trump defends attack on Syria; demands 'end the slaughter'

Trump defends attack on Syria; demands 'end the slaughter'

As a civilian, the NY businessman pondered similarly heinous circumstances when Barack Obama was president, and he reached different conclusions. Donald Trump was briefed by his national security te...

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Trump threatens to undermine Obamacare to get Democrats to negotiate

One of the key claims , Politico says, will be in the area of "accountability", which will entail making the case that Trump is "following through on swamp-draining campaign promises such as lobbyi...

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