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Trump requested Comey tell people he wasn't personally under investigation

Trump requested Comey tell people he wasn't personally under investigation

Did he urge Comey at a February meeting to drop his probe of the Russian Federation connections of Trump's national security adviser, Michael Flynn? Trump repeatedly insisted Comey had told him he was "not under investigation", and said the director better hope there are no "tapes" of their conversations.


Mourinho Ecstatic After United's Europa Triumph Despite 'Difficult Season'

Mourinho Ecstatic After United's Europa Triumph Despite 'Difficult Season'

And the Manchester United boss says that the wheels are already in motion for the Red Devils to make their first recruits of the summer and that executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward knows his top targets - and has done for some time. United, wearing all blue as they did in winning the 1968 European Cup, made an imposing start, with Pogba whistling a shot wide of the near post within the first minute.



Trump meets Macron and praises his "tremendous victory"

Macron's meetings with unions and employers were a first crucial test of his commitment to carry out labour reforms which he sees as vital to reviving an economy bedevilled by high unemployment, but which are opposed on the left. "Beyond solidarity, it's obviously European cooperation that we need to reinforce, in the field of intelligence, information sharing, the protection of our common borders", said Macron, who was elected just over two weeks ago.



Trump's intention to divide Middle East not helpful for lasting peace

On Monday, responding to a request by Education Minister Naftali Bennett at Ben Gurion Airport to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital, which would reverse decades of US neutrality on the city, Trump replied simply, "That's an idea". "So many young, beautiful, innocent people living and enjoying their lives murdered by evil losers in life", Trump said early Tuesday morning, according to ABC News .


Rouhani seeks to mend strained Iran-Saudi ties over regional influence

Rouhani seeks to mend strained Iran-Saudi ties over regional influence

Mostafa Mir Salim and Sayed Mostafa Hashemi Taba are trailing with 297 thousand and 139 thousand votes, respectively. That puts turnout above 70 percent. Analysts have said a higher turnout would likely benefit Rouhani. In big and small cities around the country, millions of Iranians are celebrating the results.



Tillerson: Trump Pressuring Israel, Palestinians

Trump puts a much higher priority on US national security than on human rights, said Phillips, noting Obama's strained relations with Saudi Arabia over what Obama saw as human rights issues. What President Trump failed to say was "two-state solution" referring to a future, independent Palestinian state. "This is the time, 50 years on from the Six Day War, to shake off the heavy burden of millions of Palestinians and ensure the continued existence of the State of Israel as a Jewish and ...