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Trump's speech to Israeli parliament scrapped amid concerns

Trump's speech to Israeli parliament scrapped amid concerns

A video of the pair went viral yesterday after Melania appeared to swat her husband's hand away upon exiting Air Force One and being greeted by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara. Trump is the only American president who makes a Muslim majority nation and Israel his first overseas trip, which indicates his policy of forming a new Middle East coalition by easing conflicts between Israel and the Arab world so as to rally against Iran's influence in Syria , Yemen, ...


Donald Trump Meets EU Leaders in Brussels

Donald Trump Meets EU Leaders in Brussels

The current situation, he said , "is not fair to the people and taxpayers of the United States". Some nations, though, have failed to meet that threshold. Trump traveled Thursday morning to the European Union headquarters in Brussels for meetings with Donald Tusk , the president of the European Council, Jean-Claude Juncker, the president of the European Commission, and other EU officials.


Rouhani says Iran

Rouhani says Iran "heedless" of pressure to continue missile program

Rouhani was re-elected President of Iran scoring 57% of votes in May 20 election. Candidates are vetted and the man who vets them is the Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei, who also wields the informal power of the Revolutionary Guard. "Foreign Policy or simply milking Kingdom of Saudi Arabia of $480 billion?" he wrote on Twitter . Many Iranians were disappointed when the lifting of economic sanctions as part of the 2015 nuclear deal did not trickle down to improve their lives-something ...



Filipinos at Mass worry about city, martial law

Hapilon's whereabouts were not clear, but there was no indication he was captured in the raid. Duterte said he would not tolerate abuses of power by security forces under martial law , but critics said the military rule in all of Mindanao, an island the size of South Korea with a population of 22 million, was an overreaction.