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Chelsea Manning: Free to Be Trans Celeb a la Caitlyn Jenner?

In a statement to ABC News (America), Manning said she appreciated the support she had received from people all over the world. Manning in a statement acknowledged she had an early release from prison as a result of former President Obama granting her clemency as one of his final acts in office, which considerably reduced her initial 35-year sentence .



6 key moments from President Trump's first trip overseas

Let's get this out of the way first: Israel and Saudi Arabia are both in the Middle East. Mr Abbas said Palestinians "are committed to working with [Mr Trump] to reach a historic peace deal between us and Israel ". TRUMP: I will call them, from now on, losers, because that's what they are. PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP: Both sides will face tough decisions. Trump visited the Israel Museum and the Yad Vashem Holocaust remembrance center on Tuesday and now heads to Italy and later is ...


Melania Trump Confirms She Is Practicing Catholic After Pope Meeting

Melania Trump Confirms She Is Practicing Catholic After Pope Meeting

But after a half-hour meeting behind closed doors, Francis seemed to have cheered up considerably. When a Vatican official handed her a rosary, the first lady immediately gave it to the pope to bless. "We can use peace", the President said, concurring with the symbolism. The president and the pontiff exchanged gifts expressing goodwill. In return, the Pope gave Trump an olive tree medal that symbolizes peace.



Trump to take travel ban to Supreme Court

The broad, decisive ruling from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit means the Trump administration still can not enforce its travel order that the government says is urgently needed for national security . "Even after President Trump tried to scale it back and better hide his tracks, his Muslim ban still suffers from a fatal dose of religious animus".


Rouhani urges United States to drop 'hostile' policies towards Iran

Rouhani urges United States to drop 'hostile' policies towards Iran

Famous Iranian actor and singer, Parviz Parastouei, in a post on his Instagram page said, "Exactly on the same date (May 19) that Iran's presidential election was held, Trump travelled to Saudi Arabia and after signing a $110-billion arms deal with the most democratic government of the region joined their sword dance".


Thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe: Libya navy

Thousands of migrants trying to reach Europe: Libya navy

More than 3,400 migrants were rescued off the coast of Libya on Friday, bringing to about 10,000 the total number rescued over four days, according to Libyan and Italian officials. Smugglers have stepped up their lucrative business in the chaos which has engulfed Libya since its 2011 revolution. Almost 80 migrants were rescued off Libya's coast after clinging to their sinking boat for two days, though the bodies of seven people who did not survive were also recovered, officials said.