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On Israel, Trump has moved from outsider to wimp

When Donald Trump was elected president, Israeli nationalists rejoiced that a reputed strong ally would be moving into the White House . On Monday shortly after arriving in Israel , Friedman visited the Western Wall, where he said in a short video clip posted on Facebook that "I prayed for of course the health of my family, my children, my grandchildren".


Arnab Goswami vs Shashi Tharoor defamation case

Arnab Goswami vs Shashi Tharoor defamation case

In a blow to managing director of Republic TV Arnab Goswami , Delhi High Court has issued notice to the former editor-in-chief of Times Now and his newly-launched channel and sought response on Congress leader Shashi Tharoor's defamation plea.



Trump braces to defend top aide over new Russian Federation calls

Reuters has reported that Kushner had at least three previously undisclosed contacts with Kislyak past year, including two phone calls between April and November. "So you know there's a lot of different ways to communicate - back-channel, publicly - with other countries". Kushner's involvement in the proposed back channel was first reported by The Washington Post , which said he suggested using Russian diplomatic facilities for the discussions, apparently to make them more hard to ...


Trump ruffles feathers by calling Germans

Trump ruffles feathers by calling Germans "bad" _ on trade

During President Donald Trump's visit to Brussels Thursday, German media reported Trump said he would stop imports of German cars into the United States . Fresh from a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit where he accused member states of not contributing enough to the bloc, he might face a cold reception from German President Angela Merkel , whose country is both a G7 and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation member.



U.S. successfully tests ICBM defense system

This was the first live-fire test event against an ICBM-class target for GMD and the USA ballistic missile defense system, according to an MDA spokesperson. It was the latest in a recent string of North Korean missile tests, including two that exploded shortly after launch. America's last intercept test, in June 2014, was successful, but the longer track record is spotty.