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May attacks Corbyn as her support hits new low

May attacks Corbyn as her support hits new low

Refused to say he supported the renewal of the Trident nuclear deterrent , but promised Labour would be "going ahead" with it. "My views on nuclear weapons are well-known". Everybody knows that because I wanted to go in a different direction. "That decision has been taken, I respect that decision". "Many experts, including professionals in our intelligence and security services, have pointed to the connections between wars our government has supported or fought in other countries and ...


Iranian President Vows to Continue Missile Tests

Iranian President Vows to Continue Missile Tests

Last week, the people of Iran made a decision to continue along the path toward openness. TEHRAN , Iran (AP) - For Iranian President Hassan Rouhani , winning re-election may have been the easy part. With Rouhani remaining the country's leader, there is no reason to expect a policy change. Khamenei pointedly did not congratulate Rouhani on his win.


Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader, who took it in stride

Trump pushes aside Montenegro leader, who took it in stride

He's also refused to explicitly back the mutual defense agreement that has been activated only once, during the darkest hours of September 2001. Finishing off a long day, Trump arrived late Thursday night in Sicily for meetings Friday with leaders from the Group of 7 wealthy nations.


Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner had 'undisclosed contacts' with Russian envoy

Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner had 'undisclosed contacts' with Russian envoy

The Washington Post is reporting that the FBI is investigating meetings that Trump's son-in-law, Kushner, had in December 2016, with Russian officials. Besides the Kushner developments, which strikes at Trump's core by drawing his family into the crisis, the White House also faces a cascade of other worries in the coming week.



Trump And The Mideast: Looking At The Bigger Picture

U.S. President Donald Trump presented a reversed Middle East policy during his maiden overseas trip to Saudi Arabia and Israel , by calling for an anti-Iran coalition, which may fuel the tension in the region and jeopardize efforts for reconciliation.


Philippines steps up bombing of militants

Philippines steps up bombing of militants

The violence prompted Duterte on Tuesday to declare 60 days of martial law in the southern Philippines, where a Muslim separatist rebellion has raged for decades. The fighting has claimed the lives of at least 15 security forces and 31 militants, according to the military. The White House condemned the Maute group as "cowardly terrorists" and said the United States was a proud ally of the Philippines and backed its fight against extremism.