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Trump pulling United States from global climate pact

In a tweet on Wednesday, Mr Trump said he would announce his decision within the "next few days". Trump , a former reality star himself, advertised the announcement in a tweet late Wednesday. Several big coal companies, including Cloud Peak Energy, had publicly urged Trump to stay in the deal as a way to help protect the industry's mining interests overseas, though others asked Trump to exit the accord to help ease regulatory pressures on domestic miners.


United States sanctions more people, firms over North Korea arms -Treasury

United States sanctions more people, firms over North Korea arms -Treasury

Russia's RIA news agency quoted Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov as saying Moscow was puzzled and alarmed by the USA decision to sanction a Russian citizen and firms over alleged connections to North Korea. Also Thursday, the United States blacklisted nine companies and government institutions, including two Russian firms and three people, for their support of North Korea's weapons programs.



India one of Russia's closest friends, ties will not be diluted: Putin

There are around 200 Spanish companies operating in India . In addition, the two countries signed five MoUs on cooperation in organ transplantation, renewable energy , cyber security , civil aviation and one between Spain's Diplomatic Academy and India's Foreign Service Institute.



Comey to testify to US Senate intelligence panel on June 8

Senator Richard Burr , Chairman of the senate Select Committee on Intelligence, and Senator Mark Warner , who is the Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, announced that Comey will testify before the Committee on June 8, 2017.



Flynn and Trump lawyer subpoenaed over Russian Federation investigation

He then told journalists and White House officials that Trump or his closest associates may have been "incidentally" swept up in foreign surveillance by American spy agencies. The Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, chaired by Sen. "General Michael Flynn and Flynn Intel Group LLC, Michael Cohen and Michael D.