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Schiff: Intelligence Committee Will Subpoena Flynn

Former Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) director John Brennan said on Tuesday that he became increasingly concerned last summer over contacts between US President Donald Trump's campaign officials and Moscow, as a Russian effort to interfere with the US presidential election became evident.



Kaspersky Lab finds WannaCry creators in North Korea

In the first clues of the origin of the massive ransomware attacks , Google researcher Neel Mehta posted computer code that showed similarities between the " WannaCry " malware and a vast hacking effort widely attributed to Pyongyang.


Sweden drops Assange rape case investigation

Sweden drops Assange rape case investigation

Ny said the case could be reopened if Assange comes to Sweden before the statute of limitations expires in 2020. Assange, who has always denied wrongdoing, has been holed up at the Ecuadorian Embassy in London since 2012, in an effort to avoid a Swedish arrest warrant.



Iranian president calls relations with USA 'a curvy road'

Mr Zarif said: "He must enter into dialogue with them [the Saudis] about ways to prevent terrorists from continuing to fuel the fire in the region and repeating the likes of the September 11 incident by their sponsors in Western countries. Despite the nuclear deal , the USA still considers Iran a "state sponsor of terrorism" for its support of groups such as Hizbollah, the Lebanese Shi'ite Muslim militia.


CBCP head appeals for prayers for captured Marawi priest

CBCP head appeals for prayers for captured Marawi priest

Maute guerrillas seized large parts of Marawi , a predominantly Muslim city in the Mindanao region, on Tuesday after a botched raid by security forces on a hideout of the group. He also stressed militants - not law-abiding citizens - are the targets of the martial law. In a sign that the long-standing problem of militancy in the south could be expanding, Solicitor General Jose Calida said foreigners were fighting alongside the gunmen in Marawi , including Indonesians and Malaysians.