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France gainsays Trump, highlights Iran's role in Mideast peace

He deplored Americans have always made mistakes with regard to our region; "when they attached Afghanistan and Iraq, when they imposed sanctions on Iran , when they raided Syria and Yemen, Americans do not know our region and the problem is that those who are advising the Americans are unfortunately either rulers who are misguiding the USA, or buying people in the US".



Trump tells Abbas he is committed to peace accord

Trump also spoke out about the attack later that day while visiting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu at the Israel Museum. Abbas is an unpopular leader, according to polls, and the Palestinian political landscape is split between his Fatah party and Hamas, the Islamist movement that is in control in the Gaza Strip and opposes negotiations with Israel.



Ex-CIA chief: Worries grew of Trump campaign contacts to Russian Federation

The CIA learned about their meetings when they launched an investigation into Russian hackers' involvement in the presidential race. Brennan told the lawmakers that he had made contact with his Russian counterpart, head of Russia's Federal Security Service Alexander Bortnikov, in August and warned him that any interference in the U.S.



Melania swats away Donald Trumps hand on red carpet

President Donald Trump shakes hands with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu after making a joint statement in Jerusalem, Monday, May 22, 2017. "The fundamental problem we have here is the definition of peace", the Florida Republican told CNN's Alisyn Camerota on " New Day ". He added that he was sure that he and Trump would be able to address any "concerns" the Israelis have with the deal.



Ranking House intel Dem: Subpoenas coming after Flynn denies request

If the Federal Bureau of Investigation misses its deadline to turn over memos and other materials documenting Comey's interactions with the president, Rep. Page is one of several people associated with President Donald Trump's campaign who are being investigated by congressional committees and the Federal Bureau of Investigation over their ties to Russian Federation.


Kurdish-led forces say will advance on Raqqa

Kurdish-led forces say will advance on Raqqa

In a wide-ranging speech in London on Friday, the Turkish prime minister, Binyali Yıldırım, described the Americans' chosen partners as "not humans". U.S. "In order to do this, the US evidently prioritized Raqqa over Turkey's objections", Sam Heller, a Beirut-based analyst and fellow at the Century Foundation, told Syria Deeply.