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Turkey wants USA envoy on IS removed over Kurdish policy

Turkey wants USA envoy on IS removed over Kurdish policy

He went on to call for a diplomatic response from the United States and said the government should press charges against Turkish officials involved in the brawl. The Turkish Embassy maintains the bo...

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Race to rescue Sri Lanka flood victims as toll rises

The Indian Navy swung into action hours after the Sri Lankan request, with INS Kirch and INS Shardul, both loaded with relief material, docking at the Colombo port. Sri Lanka has already asked for a...

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Syria condemns coalition strike

Syria condemns coalition strike

The militia, who numbered in the dozens and drove a tank and a small number of construction vehicles, ignored warning shots from US aircraft and, according to a USA -led coalition statement, even "app...

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United Kingdom says threat remains critical as police hunt Manchester attacker's network

United Kingdom says threat remains critical as police hunt Manchester attacker's network

Police said they arrested two men Thursday in the Manchester area in connection with the deadly bombing of an Ariana Grande pop concert, while a detained woman was released without charges. 'The l...

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Election day ahead: May and Corbyn to face Paxman, but not together

Mrs May also reaffirmed that she would walk away from the forthcoming Brexit negotiations without a deal rather than accept a "bad" deal. Both party leaders will be interviewed separately by Jeremy...

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Australian paedophiles to have passports cancelled

Australian paedophiles to have passports cancelled

Foreign Minister Julie Bishop said the measure was a "world first". The new laws will reportedly give Australia the toughest anti-child-sex tourism regime in the world, and is being introduced after...

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President Trump Plans to Exit the Paris Accord on Climate Change

President Trump Plans to Exit the Paris Accord on Climate Change

President Trump has told multiple people, including EPA head Scott Pruitt, that he intends to pull the USA out of the landmark Paris Agreement on climate change , according to a new Axios report ...

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U.S. kayaker attacked by great white shark

The footage, which was filmed in March by a couple of witnesses, shows Brian Correiar , a certified scuba diver, having an unplanned encounter with a shark. Correiar used his Global Positioning Syste...

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Europe must take destiny into its own hands: Angela Merkel

Though the Chancellor underlined the need for continued friendly relations with the United States , Britain and Russian Federation, she said that "we Europeans must really take our destiny into our...

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Donald Trump tells 'confidants' US will leave Paris Agreement climate deal

President Trump declined to endorse the Paris climate accords on Saturday, ending his first foreign trip much as he began it: at odds with several of the nation's allies and under a cloud of question...

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Wavering Novak Djokovic opens French Open title defense on right foot

Wavering Novak Djokovic opens French Open title defense on right foot

In other results, fifth-seeded Milos Raonic is safely through to the second round after sweeping past Steve Darcis 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 in 92 minutes, and David Goffin of Belgium beat French qualifier Pau...

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Manchester bombing: United Kingdom police make 7th arrest in connection with terror attack

Eight men are now in custody in connection with the attack. Following the terror attack in Manchester , 23-year-old Grande said she was emotionally "broken". intelligence to justice. British a...

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Trump hails heroes at Arlington

Army Green Beret Captain Andrew W. Byers lived in the Colorado Springs, Colo., area near Fort Carson, where he was assigned to the 10th Special Forces Group. Bob Dole , R-Kan., who was wounded in Ital...

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Former Panama dictator Manuel Noriega dies at 83

His death was announced by Secretary of State for Communication Manuel Dominguez. He was released in 2007 after serving 17 years of his 40-year sentence. President George H.W. Bush ordered troops to P...

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After Merkel rebuke, UK PM May says wants strong partnership with EU

Merkel took the decision to rejuvenate Europe post-Brexit and post-Trump. "We need to know that we have to fight for our own future and destiny as Europeans", Merkel said. Trump reportedly calls Ger...

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Mosul siege extends IS fight in Iraq, puts civilians at risk

Iraqi government armed forces are focusing their effort on dislodging insurgents from the city of Mosul , Islamic State's de-facto capital in Iraq. Iranian-backed Shiah paramilitary forces are figh...

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Video Appears To Show Erdogan's Guards Clashing With DC Protesters

Video Appears To Show Erdogan's Guards Clashing With DC Protesters

Erdogan's security staff moved in to break up an anti-government protest after police refused to make the demonstrators leave a park across the street. USA expresses concern in "strongest possible ter...

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Dems warn of any pre-emptive attack on North Korea

Dems warn of any pre-emptive attack on North Korea

As long as the USA seeks to stifle North Korea , "we will further step up the efforts for diversifying and modernizing the nuclear force before the aggressors and provocateurs come to their senses", ...

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FBI declines request for Comey documents

FBI declines request for Comey documents

The Post story cited anonymous "people familiar with the investigation", who said the FBI investigation does not mean that Kushner is suspected of a crime. Chaffetz had scheduled a hearing for Comey...

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Trump labels Kushner reports 'fake news'

Trump labels Kushner reports 'fake news'

U.S. President Donald Trump , fresh from a nine-day foreign trip, resumed his media bashing early Sunday. The administration had hoped Trump's nine-day turn in the worldwide spotlight would offer a...

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Trump says Jared Kushner is 'doing a great job'

Trump says Jared Kushner is 'doing a great job'

Rep. Adam Schiff of California said the government needed to "get to the bottom" of the matter and urged a review of Kushner's security clearance "to find out whether he was truthful". Cory Booker, ...

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Trump Orders DOJ Inquiry Into Leaks After Manchester Reports

Trump Orders DOJ Inquiry Into Leaks After Manchester Reports

At those stops, they agreed with Trump's call to concentrate on counterterrorism and economic growth, with no discussion, at least in public, about human and civil rights concerns that had dogged U.S....

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Twitter reacts to Sixers fortune in 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

Twitter reacts to Sixers fortune in 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

Russell has the versatility to play shooting guard should Los Angeles choose to move him off-the-ball alongside Ball, but the other option is to trade Russell considering he is a skilled, 21-year-old ...

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China, Philippines confirm consultation mechanism on S China Sea

Beijing and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) have adopted a draft of a multilateral code of conduct in the South China Sea , officials said on Friday. "The ASEAN countries known ...

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Palestinian prisoners end hunger strike after 40 days

Roughly 1,100 inmates had initially taken part in the strike - the biggest of its kind - after Palestinians demanded better conditions, more visits and an end to arbitrary detention. There are now...

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Trump condemns killing of pair who tried to stop racist rant

Last week, an act of domestic terrorism took the lives of two Americans and badly injured a third, when three men-Taliesin Myrddin Namkai-Meche, Ricky John Best , and Micah David-Cole Fletcher-defe...

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Ariana Grande Pens Emotional Open Letter Following Fatal Manchester Attack

Police and security services are also upset that the name of bomber Salman Abedi was leaked by USA officials and published while police in Britain were withholding the name for what they said were...

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Grief, rage in Egyptian church after Copts attacked by gunmen

Distributed by APO on behalf of Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade . The Christians were headed to the Saint Samuel Monastery, located outside Minya city, about 220km south of the ca...

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Kushner asked to 'lay low' amid Russian interference reports

The article noted that Kushner, who is married to Trump's daughter Ivanka, is resented by some White House staff, who describe him as "Jared Island", in reference to the special status. But people f...

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German foreign minister: Trump's actions have 'weakened' the West

German foreign minister: Trump's actions have 'weakened' the West

The US administration's policies harm the interests of the European Union and put global security at risk, German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said Monday . On Sunday she said Germany and Europe...

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G7 deadlocks on climate after USA declines to confirm Paris deal

US President Donald Trump expressed his satisfaction with the agreement in favour of free trade that was reached at the G7 Summit, and in particular with the efforts to halt practices that distort g...

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Korea has shown 'great disrespect' for China post ballistic missile test

Korea has shown 'great disrespect' for China post ballistic missile test

North Korea's often-stated goal is to flawless a nuclear warhead that it can put on a missile capable of hitting Washington or other USA cities. Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe swiftly condem...

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"I keep people awake at night", says Trump's Defence Secretary

After Islamic State forces are fully surrounded, "we'll go in and clean them out", Mattis said. "Our strategy right now is to accelerate the campaign against ISIS", the secretary said. "Here we have...

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Theresa May, Jeremy Corbyn to face questions on live TV

Asked if he had met former convicted IRA terrorists, Mr Corbyn said: "I have met former prisoners who have told me they were not in the IRA". In 2010, Corbyn said about Hamas during a television int...

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European allies see the two sides of Trump

European allies see the two sides of Trump

America's allies witnessed the two sides of Trump on his first foreign trip as us president, a nine-day tour that began with sword dancing in Saudi Arabia and vague pledges in Israel to deliver Midd...

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