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Philippines fight against ISIS grinds on, victory still 'weeks' away

Philippines fight against ISIS grinds on, victory still 'weeks' away

Denying reports that states that he sought help from the U.S. to support Philippine soldiers battle ISIS-inspired militants in the Southern Philippines , Duterte said he never approached any American to help the military. The military on Friday said the USA has been providing technical assistance to Philippine forces in a bid end the siege in Marawi City. "The key component we saw in the firefight with the marines [on Friday] was how the terrorists are using mosques", he said, as ...


French President Macron, PM Philippe approval ratings rise

French President Macron, PM Philippe approval ratings rise

Mr Schwarzenegger said he was honoured to speak to Mr Macron and ministers about "how we can work together for a clean energy future" and was seen posing with a T-shirt reading " Make Our Planet Great Again " with Mr Hulot. Describing the city of Paris as an important part of his political journey, the Prime Minister said India and France had worked shoulder to shoulder for this agreement.



Michigan Health Chief Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter Over Flint Water Crisis

The four individuals for whom the state is adding charges include Stephen Busch , a water supervisor for the state's department of environmental quality ; Liane Shekter-Smith , former chief of drinking water and municipal assistance at the department; Howard Croft , previously the director of the Flint Department of Public Works ; and Darnell Earley , the former emergency manager for the City of Flint .


Israel and India boost ties ahead of historic Modi visit

Israel and India boost ties ahead of historic Modi visit

They will then have a working dinner, the first time Trump has played host to a foreign dignitary at a White House dinner. Following three telephonic conversations between Prime Minister Modi and President Trump, the two leaders will meet for the first time on Monday afternoon.


Kovind files nomination in presence of PM, NDA CMs

Kovind files nomination in presence of PM, NDA CMs

He added that some non-NDA parties were supporting Kovind . Mukherjee's approach was similar to Narayanan, who expressed distress for the victims of and obliquely criticised sectarian violence, killing about a thousand Muslims in 2002 in Gujarat under then-chief minister Modi's watch.