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Aides wanted Trump to focus on infrastructure. Then he tweeted

Aides wanted Trump to focus on infrastructure. Then he tweeted

Trump's Tuesday tweet came a day after Ambassador Dana Shell Smith retweeted some of her previous statements praising Qatar's efforts in combating terrorism financing and its role in countering ISIS. Marco Rubio's presidential bid, said of the president. Trump could sign an executive order reinstating the original ban anytime he likes. He went on to contradict his own aides, who have avoided the use of the hot-button phrase "travel ban", writing "what we need and what it is, a TRAVEL BAN!" ...


Sturgeon's approval ratings collapse but support for SNP still strong

Sturgeon's approval ratings collapse but support for SNP still strong

Ms Sturgeon also said an SNP victory would "further reinforce" the mandate for a second independence referendum. "If the SNP win the election on 8 June in Scotland , and I am taking nothing for granted, ... Where previously they took the 45 per cent who voted "Yes" in 2014 and bolted on a section of the unionist vote that liked good government, there now seem to be independence-minded voters opting to support someone else - quite possibly Labour, judging by those figures.



Leaders write letter on Paris climate agreement: 'We are still in'

Trump, tapping into the "America First" message during his poll campaign, said the Paris accord would undermine the USA economy, cost USA jobs, weaken American national sovereignty and put the country at a permanent disadvantage against other countries of the world.



300000 evacuated as cyclone nears Bangladesh

Around 200,000 people from the Muslim minority were being sheltered in the coastal Cox's Bazar district, which bore the brunt of the damage. Cox's Bazar district chief Mohammad Ali Hussin said that at least 15,000 houses had been flattened in the region.



Police release new photos in hunt for Manchester bomb clues

He's been arrested on suspicion of offences contrary to the terrorism act . The man was arrested in the inner-city Manchester neighborhood of Rusholme. Seventeen arrests have so far been made in the United Kingdom and six people have since been released without charge. His release means 11 men remain in custody for questioning over the attack by Salman Abedi.



Germany puzzled by USA stance over Qatar

In a phone call with Qatar's ruling emir, Sheikh Tamin bin Hamad Al Thani, Trump said he wanted to help Qatar and its Arab neighbors resolve the row that has upended any sense of Gulf unity, suggesting a possible White House summit among leaders.