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Nordic leaders troll President Trump

Nordic leaders troll President Trump

He said Ms Solberg only later realised that the photo was reminiscent of one of the United States president at the opening of a counter-terrorism centre in Saudi Arabia earlier this month, which showed Mr Trump, the Saudi king and the president of Egypt gathered around a lighted orb.



May and Corbyn set out opposing EU stances

Speaking in Wolverhampton, Ms May faced a suggestion that that she was so anxious about the opinion polls that she was "scaring voters about the Brexit negotiations in order to get their vote". Video: May: "A blowhard who collapses at first sign of gunfire"? Afterwards, both sides claimed victory, with Labour saying Mrs May had "floundered" on public services, while the Tories said Mr Corbyn's comments on security were "deeply worrying".


Portland stabbing suspect appears in court

Portland stabbing suspect appears in court

The probable cause affidavit written by Multnomah County Deputy District Attorney Ryan Lufkin says Christian also calls himself a "patriot" and says, "That's what liberalism gets you" as he discusses the killings. Public defenders have been appointed for Christian. In the video, passenger Rick Best is seen "moving forward to intervene", according to the document.



U.S. shoots down mock warhead with interceptor missile launched from Vandenberg

Jim Syring . But technological progress was slow and opponents warned that an effective defense against the Soviets' massive intercontinental missile arsenal might invite a first-strike before a system was perfected. Only five of the programme's last 10 tests have been even partially successful in the past 13 years, The New York Times reported. "It appears the U.S.is trying to stay well ahead of the curve, rather than give North Korea the chance to level the playing field".


Turkey calls for ouster of US envoy for anti-IS coalition

Turkey calls for ouster of US envoy for anti-IS coalition

Attacking the small group of protesters with their fists and feet, men in dark suits and others were recorded repeatedly kicking one woman as she lay curled on a sidewalk. "We are communicating our concern to the Turkish government in the strongest possible terms", said Heather Nauert, a State Department spokeswoman told the New York Times .



U.S. interceptor missile hits target in South Pacific

Vice Adm. Jim Syring, director of the Pentagon agency in charge of developing the missile defense system, called the test result "an incredible accomplishment" and a critical milestone for a program hampered by setbacks over the years. "Today is an important day for our nation's missile defenders, our scientists and engineers, and the American people". The Pentagon scored an important success Tuesday in a test of its oft-criticized missile defense program, destroying a mock warhead over the ...