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Iran's Rouhani wins a second term

Iran's Rouhani wins a second term

Nonetheless, the president does wield significant authority, including over domestic policy, which was the main focus of the campaign (as is usually the case in Iran). non-nuclear sanctions and banking restrictions. As a way to boost oil production, the government also set out to change the contract structure of oil-development deals to make them more attractive to foreign businesses.


G7 Splits Over Climate Change with Trump's Lone Position

G7 Splits Over Climate Change with Trump's Lone Position

Trump has repeatedly threatened to withdraw from the Paris accord that was concluded in 2015 between 194 countries as the full compliance with the agreement would reduce US GDP by $2.5 trillion over the next decade, explaining that it means "factories and plants closing all over the country".


Seventh person arrested in connection with Manchester attack

Seventh person arrested in connection with Manchester attack

Police declined to comment. Greater Manchester Police said officers had been at an address in the area since Wednesday evening, following the arrest of a man carrying a suspicious package. Manchester bomber Salman Abedi was known to the security services and his risk to the public remained "subject to review" before he carried out his deadly attack.



Ramadan starts in Saudi Arabia, other Middle-East countries Saturday

Ramadan is celebrated as the month when the first verses of the Qur'an were revealed to the prophet Muhammad (SWA) in 610 CE. Most Muslims follow the tradition of abstaining from eating, drinking, smoking, having sex, and other physical needs each day, starting from before the break of dawn until sunset during the month of Ramadan .



Eight arrests in Manchester bomb investigation

They include five children at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital. It is understood the scale of the threat being dealt with by counter-terror agencies is "unprecedented" and intelligence officers faced "difficult professional judgments" about where to focus their investigations.


Trump rode golf cart while G7 leaders walked through Siciliy

Trump rode golf cart while G7 leaders walked through Siciliy

Even if they do not, as the USA has such a large carbon footprint, it will mean the impact of the agreement will likely be lessened significantly. "I saw someone who listens and who is willing to work". However, the United States remained isolated from the other six G7 nations over climate change , demanding more time to decide whether to honour its commitments to reduce carbon emissions under the 2015 Paris Agreements.