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Rubin: Israelis pleased, overall, with Trump visit

Rubin: Israelis pleased, overall, with Trump visit

Trump claimed that his meetings with both Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu pointed to efforts toward peace. Two weeks ago, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson explained to NBC that Trump is still evaluating whether the idea of moving the embassy would help or hinder chances for peace between Israelis and Palestinians.



Trump to meet with anxious North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and European Union leaders

But one senior diplomat said Trump, who left the leaders' dinner before it ended to fly to Italy for Friday's Group of Seven summit, said the remarks did not go down well at all. "We insisted on the importance of having free and fair competition", Juncker told reporters. Tusk said in a televised statement after the joint meeting with Trump that trade was one of the issues that remained "open".


Trump son-in-law Kushner a focus in Russia probe

Trump son-in-law Kushner a focus in Russia probe

On Monday, former national security adviser Michael Flynn refused to honor a subpoena from the Senate Intelligence Committee for documents connected to the investigation into its Russian probe. "The problem wasn't so much asking them to issue statements, it was asking them to issue false statements about an ongoing investigation", a former senior intelligence official told the Washington Post .


Depth a key factor now for Ducks, Predators in West finals

Depth a key factor now for Ducks, Predators in West finals

But as the day wore on, the injuries kept mounting, with Nashville's Mike Fisher and Anaheim's Rickard Rakell also missing the game. To avoid a return trip for a Game 7 to test that once again, they can eliminate the Ducks on Monday night in Game 6.


Trump son-in-law now part of Russia probe

Trump son-in-law now part of Russia probe

Kushner has acknowledged meeting during the transition with Russia's ambassador and separately with the head of a Russian bank. The Washington Post first reported last week that a senior White House official close to Trump was a " person of interest ", but did not name the person.