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Julian Assange Questioned Over Sex-Crime Accusations

Julian Assange Questioned Over Sex-Crime Accusations

Assange has lived in the embassy since June 2012 to avoid extradition to Sweden over the rape accusation. In October, in a blatant attempt to silence WikiLeaks , Assange had his Internet connection in the embassy cut off. Swedish Chief Prosecutor Ingrid Isgren reportedly spent four hours in the Ecuadorian embassy. Three days have been allocated for the questioning in London .



Why press won't run video of Trump and Japanese prime minister

Trump is a leader whom I can have great confidence in", Abe said after the meeting. Details from the 90-minute meeting were, however, scarce, as Abe declined to divulge too much detail on what transpired, saying the session was unofficial as Trump would only assume presidency in January.


US says Kurdish forces leaving Syrian town

US says Kurdish forces leaving Syrian town

Pro-regime forces hit the neighbourhoods of Shaar, Karam al-Bek and Sakhour in eastern Aleppo with barrel bombs and missiles. On Tuesay, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said three hospitals in rebel-held areas of northern Syria had been hit by air raids in the past 24 hours, leaving medical staff and patients wounded.



Trump Speaks with NATO Chief, Senior EU Official

But the second real challenge of an American retreat from the European theatre is that, rather than closer cooperation, Europe's underlying weakness are only laid even more bare. "And I am certain that he will be a President". Now, the precondition for partnership with the United States will be Europe's ability to defend itself, and no longer its inability to do so.


Trump eyeing his son-in-law to join administration

Trump eyeing his son-in-law to join administration

Kushner, like his father-in-law, got into the real estate business at a young age and learned it from his father. In their hometown of Livingston, N.J., Kushner spoke openly of his family as the Jewish Kennedys - respectable children with reputations established by the work of a roguish father.