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Melania Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia without headscarf

Melania Trump arrives in Saudi Arabia without headscarf

Speaking to journalists after a ceremony to exchange agreements, Trump said it was a "tremendous day". He said, "It was a tremendous day, I just want to thank everybody". The Saudis deeply distrusted Obama's overtures to Iran and were frustrated by his restrained approach to the Syrian civil war. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said he hoped Rouhani would use his new term "to begin a process of dismantling Iran's network of terrorism".


Trump kicks off 5-nation tour with Saudi Arabia visit

Trump kicks off 5-nation tour with Saudi Arabia visit

The agreement commits Saudi Arabia to buying military equipment from the USA and to hiring American companies to build such equipment in Saudi Arabia, according to Gary Cohn, the president's chief economic adviser. U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday arrived in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia for his first overseas visit since holding the office. On Sunday, he'll hold meetings with more than 50 Arab and Muslim leaders converging on Riyadh for a regional summit focused largely on combating the ...



Callers threaten Texas lawmaker who seeks Trump impeachment

It is when enough Republicans will put their loyalty to America ahead of their loyalty to their party. Impeachment, of the President, by the House of Representatives is not a finding of guilt. On Dec. 19, 1998, the House of Representatives impeached Clinton on the grounds of perjury and obstruction of justice in connection with an extramarital affair he had with White House intern Monica Lewinsky.


Macron heads to Mali to reaffirm French commitment to battle jihadists

Macron heads to Mali to reaffirm French commitment to battle jihadists

The pope concluded his message by invoking God's blessing on Macron as well as all of France's inhabitants. He also met some of the 1,600 French soldiers stationed there, on the largest French military base outside of France. France has suffered multiple attacks by Islamist militants in the past two years losing 230 civilians and remains in a state of emergency. According to French scholars Emmanuel Todd and Hervé Le Bras, zombie Catholicism is commonly seen in areas of France such as ...



Iran's First Vice President: Meaningful vote empowers gov't

He is an award-winning author of two books, Treacherous Alliance - The Secret Dealings of Israel, Iran and the US (Yale University Press, 2007) and A Single Roll of the Dice - Obama's Diplomacy with Iran (Yale University Press, 2012). Rouhani, who championed the deal to lift most sanctions on Iran in return for curbs on its disputed nuclear program, is a staunch supporter of engagement with the West and liberal reforms to the economy, now dominated by state institutions.



Comey Likely to Testify Trump Tried to Influence Him on Russia Probe

Comey has been at the center of a series of damaging leaks from the White House since he was sacked on May 9, including reports that Trump asked him to drop an investigation of Russia's ties with former White House aide Michael Flynn during Trump's first weeks in office.