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Donald Trump Clashes With World Leaders at G7 Summit

A senior Canadian government official told reporters that the US does not even have a designated top figure to work with the other countries on the final communique that will be released at the end of the summit on Saturday. On the other side, President Trump. But they underscored ongoing policy divisions between Trump and his partners four months after he took office. The 15-point document says the fight against "violent extremism" is "a major priority" of the G7, which "will bring the ...



Chelsea Manning, Mass Educator, Freed from Prison

She also went on a hunger strike a year ago, which she ended after the military agreed to provide her with gender transition treatment. Media crews wait outside US Army facility Fort Leavenworth in Leavenworth, Kansas. Manning still has an ongoing appeal on her conviction. Chase Strangeo, a lawyer with the American Civil Liberties Union, said: " Chelsea Manning is just this exceptional human being who continued to see the goodness even in the face of terrible evidence to the contrary".


Trump promotes Mideast peace ambitions, leaves out the details

Trump promotes Mideast peace ambitions, leaves out the details

The reception marked a contrast from his difficulties at home where he is struggling to contain a mushrooming scandal after his firing of former FBI Director James Comey almost two weeks ago. "It won't be simple", Netanyahu said. This past week, we followed Cheeto Jesus on this first Presidential trip overseas. A photograph of President Donald Trump , the Egyptian president and Saudi king placing their hands on a glowing orb quickly went viral on Sunday, with Twitter users ...



Protesters oppose martial law in Philippines

Progressive organizations in major cities nationwide joined today's Black Friday protest against the imposition of martial law in Mindanao, which President Duterte has threatened to extend to the rest of the country. "Right now, he is still inside (the city)", Gen. Eduardo Ano told the AP. A woman touches an image of Jesus Christ shortly after attending a mass for victims of the recent attack in Marawi by Muslim militants linked to the Islamic State group and also for extrajudicial killings ...



Iran's Rouhani slams Trump's Saudi summit

Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani on Monday called relations with the United States "a curvy road", saying he hoped the Trump administration will "settle down" enough for his nation to better understand it. Analysts fear tensions are growing out of control. "Who can say the region will experience total stability without Iran?" he asked. Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia, his first foreign destination as president, was framed by the ruling Saudi monarchy as a fundamental ...



USA sanctions Iran officials, Chinese network over missile program

But the United States also announced new unrelated sanctions in a bid to show it wasn't letting Tehran off the hook. To remind you, the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) is the title of dismantle the disastrous deal with Iran designed and signed by President Obama.