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French President Macron stresses on combating Jihadi threat

Martin Schulz, trying to regain momentum after a shock election loss in Germany's most populous state of North Rhine-Westphalia last week, the SPD's third defeat this year, said Macron's win showed a pro-European campaign could work. France has been particularly hard hit by Islamist militant violence, with more than 230 people killed over the past two years. Speaking during a trip to Mali, where some 4,000 French soldiers are deployed, Macron said France would work in close cooperation with ...



UN plans to discuss latest Korean missile test

The US Pacific Command said it tracked the missile before it landed in the sea. White House officials traveling in Saudi Arabia with President Donald Trump said the system that was tested had a shorter range than the missiles fired in North Korea's most recent tests.



Syrian Army confirms USA strike on military convoy

Mattis told reporters Friday. A USA official said pro-Assad "forces must now withdraw outside of the established de-confliction zone to avert further Coalition action and remove the threat to our forces". Mattis said the convoy appeared to move into the area against the advice of Russian Federation. "It is illegitimate, unlawful and yet another gross violation of Syria's sovereignty", Lavrov also said in televised comments while on a trip to Cyprus.


China ends Belt, Road summit with a call to end protectionism

China ends Belt, Road summit with a call to end protectionism

She said China always followed the principle of extensive consultation with other countries on the project over which India has sovereignty concerns. Leaders attend the Roundtable Summit Phase One Sessions during the Belt and Road Forum , at the International Conference Center in Yanqi Lake, north of Beijing , on May 15, 2017.



Dem Lawmaker To Call For Trump's Impeachment This Morning On House Floor

Even Alexander Hamilton expected the process of impeachment to be overtly political. Democrats, meanwhile, are using their meagre minority power to push the White House to release transcripts of the Oval Office conversation with Russian officials, and to release any tapes of Comey talking to Trump - the existence of which the president has hinted at.


Reporter Detained, Threatened at Sleazy Kushner Family Event in Beijing

Reporter Detained, Threatened at Sleazy Kushner Family Event in Beijing

The company on Monday said dropping the name of Jared Kushner, who's married to Ivanka Trump, was not meant to "lure investors" to the almost $1 billion One Journal Square project to build luxury apartments. He said in a statement Monday that he will recuse himself from EB-5 matters. Meyer never mentioned the president's name during the investor event, but Trump's photo was seen in a slide at the conference that detailed the "key decision makers" on the EB-5 program, CNN reports .