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More Memos, More Obstruction

The White House, responding to hearings on Capitol Hill about contacts between officials in Donald Trump's presidential campaign and Russian Federation, said on Tuesday, May 23, that there was no evidence of collusion between Trump's team and Moscow.


Anti-Terror Alliance: Philippines Seeks Military Cooperation With China, Russia

Anti-Terror Alliance: Philippines Seeks Military Cooperation With China, Russia

Duterte's new Foreign Secretary Alan Peter S. Cayetano walked back the comments on Monday, telling reporters that Duterte made the statement in reaction to domestic critics. "Pending final settlement, we advocate shelving the dispute for common development", Hua said. Nearly 9,000 people, many small-time users and dealers, have been killed in the Philippines since Duterte took office on June 30.


France urges Trump not to rush on Paris climate deal

France urges Trump not to rush on Paris climate deal

Their knuckles "turned white", their "jaws clenched", and their "faces tightened" during the death grip they shared, according to the Washington Post . Trump praised Macron's "incredible victory" before the two men locked in what looked like a very tight handshake. "The occasion of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit also allows us to have the first meeting, and I am very happy to be able to change many things together".



USA president vows to 'do everything' for Mideast peace

Earlier Monday, the president joked that longtime Trump Organization negotiator Jason Greenblatt and US ambassador to Israel David Friedman would be responsible for achieving Middle East peace, a task that has also been delegated to Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner.



More bombs uncovered after Manchester blast

It initially aimed to raise £250,000 but quickly surpassed that target. The investigation into the Manchester Arena atrocity has continued apace as security agencies swooped on suicide bomber Salman Abedi's suspected network. The Times , without specifying the source, said British authorities provided access to photos of materials found at the scene. British media have broadcast photos of what they say is Manchester bombing suspect Salman Abedi walking through the city centre wearing ...



Trump making good on nuclear deal 'so far': top Iranian diplomat

Rouhani said Iran was the vital force behind the fight against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria and repeated Iran's official stance that the United States and Saudi Arabia are funding "terrorism" in the Middle East. "Our missiles are for defense and peace", Rouhani said, adding that the USA expectations from Iran to halt its defensive missile program is "an illusion".