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The Pope Asked Melania What She's Feeding Donald Trump

The Pope Asked Melania What She's Feeding Donald Trump

These have included Francis calling Trump's border wall plans "not Christian" and the billionaire tycoon suggesting the pope might be glad to have him in charge if the Islamic State group attacked t...

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President Trump condemns Manchester attack as act of 'evil losers'

President Trump condemns Manchester attack as act of 'evil losers'

Because that's what they are - losers. At least 22 people were killed as they exited a concert by the American pop star Ariana Grande at Manchester Arena. On Monday, Trump flew from Saudi Arabi...

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Trump tweets 'money is beginning to pour in' to NATO

Trump tweets 'money is beginning to pour in' to NATO

Tension over USA support for Article 5 began during Trump's campaign for president, when he repeatedly threatened to militarily support only members who meet the 2 percent spending benchmark. A di...

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WRIGHT: Trump succeeding where Obama failed on Middle East

WRIGHT: Trump succeeding where Obama failed on Middle East

Donald Trump was the first sitting president to visit the Western Wall. "I had a meeting this morning with [Palestinian] president [Mahmoud] Abbas and can tell you that the Palestinians are read...

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G7 Summit Ends Without U.S. Joining Consensus On Climate Change

Trump finally left Europe on Saturday without committing to remaining in the Paris climate accord, despite efforts by European leaders to impress on him that pulling out of the agreement would be a ma...

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In Riyadh speech, Trump says India has 'suffered repeated barbaric attacks'

He stopped short of referencing " radical Islamic terrorism " - a term he uses frequently in the United States and which he condemned former president Barack Obama for failing to say. Rohani said ti...

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Manchester terror attack probe widens as USA leaks grate

Manchester terror attack probe widens as USA leaks grate

The images are the first to show what the 22-year-old looked like when he carried out the deadly terror attack. May said this meant that the independent body which sets the threat level had decided ...

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India Skips Belt and Road Summit; Pakistan, China Firm on CPEC

India Skips Belt and Road Summit; Pakistan, China Firm on CPEC

The U.S. Commerce Department said in a statement on May 11 that "the United States recognizes the importance of China's One Belt and One Road initiative". "We always follow the principle of extensiv...

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Gregg Allman, the pathfinder of Southern Rock, passes away at 69

Southern rock icon Gregg Allman died at age 69 on Saturday , leaving the music world without one of its central pioneers. Allman's final concert would be in 2016 during his own Laid Back Festiva...

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Police in Manchester arrest 3 men in connection with concert bombing

Police in Manchester arrest 3 men in connection with concert bombing

Officers investigating the suicide bombing at the Manchester Arena have stopped sharing information with the USA after confidential information was repeatedly leaked to the press. "These searches ...

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Iraqi forces launch operation to capture last IS-held enclave in Mosul

They spoke on condition of anonymity in line with regulations. The Iraqi air force dropped leaflets yesterday urging residents in the enclave to flee, although humanitarian groups fear for the saf...

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Britain's May to Confront Trump Over Manchester Leaks

Ramadan Abedi, who was detained by a Tripoli counterterrorism force during the interview, said his son Salman had told his family that he was heading on pilgrimage to Mecca. Petersburg, Berlin and ...

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Reports swirling about Kushner and back channel with Russian Federation

On Friday, The Washington Post reported that during a meeting with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak at Trump Tower in early December, Kushner inquired about the possibility of communicating wit...

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United Kingdom election: Corbyn closes in on May

United Kingdom opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn promised his party will boost police, intelligence and security staff after criticizing Theresa May's government for cutting police budgets as t...

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Top Trump advisers decline to comment on Kushner

Top Trump advisers decline to comment on Kushner

Friday night Reuters reported that Jared Kushner had three contacts with Russian ambassador Sergei Kislyak during and after the 2016 presidential campaign that have not been previously disclosed, ...

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Iran's re-elected president Rouhani slams US-Saudi summit

Iran's re-elected president Rouhani slams US-Saudi summit

Majority Shiite Iran and predominantly Sunni Saudi Arabia and the UAE supporting opposite sites in the conflicts in Syria , Yemen and elsewhere in the Middle East. "Rouhani said at a news conferenc...

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United Kingdom police arrest 2 more bomb suspects, raising total to 11

She said details are still being finalized and she will "have details to share.as soon as everything is confirmed". The Times also reported, citing Libyan security sources, that before the attack Sal...

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May's lead narrows to seven percent points - YouGov poll

Four polls in the Sunday newspapers gave Tories leads of between six and 12 points, but all but one suggested that Labour was making up ground, with one putting the party on 38 per cent - matching its...

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Trump's son-in-law had secret contacts with Russians, say US sources

Trump's son-in-law had secret contacts with Russians, say US sources

The meeting took place at Trump Tower in NY before November's Presidential Election with former national security adviser Michael Flynn also in attendance. He said in a tweet that he would make ...

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President Trump Meets With PA President Mahmoud Abbas

We stood together against the invaders of Kuwait. But Mr. Trump has articulated no road map for how to achieve this. Furthermore, Trump's dealings with Israel on its own terms have all been carefu...

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Rouhani urges US to drop 'hostile' policies towards Iran

Rouhani urges US to drop 'hostile' policies towards Iran

Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi also claimed that USA policy in the Middle East was destabilizing the region. Speaking at a joint press conference with Saudi Arabian Foreign Minist...

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Trump Reportedly Tells 'Confidants' US Will Leave Paris Climate Deal

Even if a decision is not forthcoming, European diplomats expect their leaders to push Trump hard on the Paris emissions deal, which has comprehensive support across the continent. The official sai...

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US State Department summons Turkish Ambassador

US State Department summons Turkish Ambassador

In September 2011, a brawl erupted between members of then Prime Minister Erdogan's security detail and United Nations security officers in the halls of the United Nations General Assembly in NY. This...

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Britain says some of Manchester bomber's network potentially still at large

Britain says some of Manchester bomber's network potentially still at large

Authorities raised the country's threat level to maximum and deployed soldiers to key sites as Prime Minister Theresa warned that another attack "may be imminent". The decision to stop sharing polic...

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Egypt hits Libyan terror camps again after attack kills Christians

Egypt hits Libyan terror camps again after attack kills Christians

Relatives of killed Coptic Christians grieve during the funeral at Abu Garnous Cathedral in the north Minya town of Maghagha, Egypt on May 26, 2017. Sameh Shoukry, Egypt's foreign minister, said t...

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Further arrest made by police investigating Manchester atrocity

However, police needed any information the public might have about his movements from May 18 when he returned to Britain. Police said they are working "around-the-clock" with more than 1,000 people ...

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Manchester terror investigation: UK police make 9th arrest in bombing probe

Ms May hit back: "Jeremy Corbyn has said that terror attacks are our own fault". "Music is meant to heal us, to bring us together, to make us happy", she said. The Telegraph reports police "disc...

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Newcomer Macron makes France's mark, with Trump and globally

Newcomer Macron makes France's mark, with Trump and globally

Trump called Macron after his resounding victory. All in all, it was a quick, simple visual reminder of something that many global observers anticipated heading into the Trump presidency ― that fore...

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Comey acted on Russian intel known to be fake

Comey acted on Russian intel known to be fake

FBI Director James Comey makes a dramatic appearance Monday, March 20, 2017 before the House Intelligence Committee and is expected to publicly reject President Donald Trump's claims that he was w...

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Not going to comment on Kushner: Trump's NSA

Not going to comment on Kushner: Trump's NSA

And while McMaster reportedly wouldn't comment directly on the allegations facing Trump's son-in-law and adviser, at one point deferring to Sean Spicer who advised "we have nothing", the National...

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Duterte makes rape joke after ordering martial law

The raid went awry and gunmen swept through the streets, fending off government forces and taking over large parts of the city. The president has previously warned that he would not hesitate to exte...

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Air strike in east Syria kills 35 civilians - Observatory

Air strike in east Syria kills 35 civilians - Observatory

According to the United Kingdom -based journalistic monitor group Airwars , U.S. -led bombing killed more Syrian civilians than dictator Bashar al-Assad's air strikes in the period from April 23 ...

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KISS concert in Manchester cancelled after terrorist attacks

He says the evidence so far suggests "we're not dealing with a lone wolf situation". El-Khayat acknowledged there had been concerns in past at the mosque about leaflets containing extremist views. S...

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Manchester Bombing Suspect Salman Abedi Called Mom Before Attack: 'Forgive Me'

Manchester Bombing Suspect Salman Abedi Called Mom Before Attack: 'Forgive Me'

The New York Times published detailed pictures of the crime scene , including the remains of the suspected bomb and the rucksack worn by the suicide bomber. Britain on Saturday lowered the terror thr...

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Jared Kushner Back Channel With Russia Involved Syria

Jared Kushner Back Channel With Russia Involved Syria

Mr. Kushner met Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak and with Russian banker Sergey Gorkov, chairman of Vnesheconombank, a Russian state institution that has been under US sanctions since July 2014. Wh...

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