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Meet Leo Varadkar, Ireland's New Gay, Young and Talkative Prime Minister

Meet Leo Varadkar, Ireland's New Gay, Young and Talkative Prime Minister

The race between Varadkar, the son of an Indian immigrant father and an Irish mother, and his political rival, Coveny, a member of an important political family, is seen as emblematic of Europe's changing demographics and social morays. Mr Varadkar also paid tribute to Mr Kenny for passing on a party and country "in a much better place than he found it". In his leadership campaign, "Taking Ireland Forward", Varadkar's fiscally conservative politics took center stage.


London mayor calls for Trump ban after tweetstorm

London mayor calls for Trump ban after tweetstorm

You stand with them in times of adversity but you call them out when they are wrong. In response, a spokesman for Mr Khan said: "The mayor is focused on dealing with Saturday's horrific and cowardly attack and working with the police, the emergency services and the Government to keep London safe".


US President Donald Trump's United Kingdom visit on despite criticism, says foreign secretary

US President Donald Trump's United Kingdom visit on despite criticism, says foreign secretary

The "special relationship" with Britain became the latest casualty of that hardline stance Monday. "Trump launched an attack on the London Mayor, while apparently misconstruing a statement made by him post the incident". "I think Sadiq Khan is doing a good job and it's wrong to say anything else - he's doing a good job", she told a press conference on Monday. During the USA presidential election campaign, Khan was among many people who spoke out against Trump's proposed ban on Muslims ...



AFC monitoring Qatar crisis, hoping to minimize impact

The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin has spoken by phone with the ruler of Qatar, urging dialogue amid a split between the Gulf state and other Arab countries. Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Egypt and Yemen cut diplomatic ties with the tiny Gulf state, accusing Qatar of harboring extremists and backing Saudi Arabia's regional rival, Iran.



North Korea missiles a 'direct threat' to Russian Federation

Since Moon's May 10 inauguration, North Korea has test-fired three ballistic missiles in an apparent show of its resolve to expand its weapons arsenals to cope with what it calls USA hostility. "We desire productive relationships, but we can not allow China to use its economic power to buy its way out of other problems, whether it's militarizing islands in the South China Sea or failing to put appropriate pressure on North Korea", he said.


Rep. Devin Nunes: Media Elites Have 'No Interest' in Americans Being Unmasked

Rep. Devin Nunes: Media Elites Have 'No Interest' in Americans Being Unmasked

Gen. Michael Flynn , President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Trump lawyer Michael Cohen, and two of their businesses. "The big story is the "unmasking and surveillance" of people that took place during the Obama Administration", Trump said in a tweet , one day after the committee's Republican chairman subpoenaed the CIA, FBI and National Security Agency amid complaints by Democrats that they were not consulted.