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GOP Senator defends Dem challenger who was attacked for being Muslim

GOP Senator defends Dem challenger who was attacked for being Muslim

Deedra Abboud , a Democrat and a Muslim, is the first Democrat to enter the Senate race, and announced her candidacy in a Facebook post . Democratic candidate Deedra Abboud , 45, came under attack after she posted a campaign message on Facebook with an image of the US Constitution.



Community Healthcare Trust Incorporated

BMO Capital Markets upgraded the stock to "Outperform" rating in Tuesday, June 20 report. Community Healthcare Trust has a 12 month low of $19.61 and a 12 month high of $26.50. Additionally Community Healthcare Trust Inco recently announced a dividend paid on Friday the 2nd of June 2017. Healthcare Trust of America's dividend payout ratio is now 363.64%.


Baku court gives 3 years to Russian-Israeli blogger over Karabakh visit

Baku court gives 3 years to Russian-Israeli blogger over Karabakh visit

The 40-year-old blogger holds dual Russian-Israeli citizenship. Alexander Lapshin is a citizen of several countries and had a criminal collusion with Armenians in the occupied Azerbaijani territories. The Azerbaijani Foreign Affairs Ministry said that his time in custody will be counted as part of his sentence. Since the war, Armenian armed forces have occupied 20 percent of Azerbaijan's territory, including Nagorno-Karabakh and seven surrounding regions.


Advisers uneasy about Trump's Putin overtures

Advisers uneasy about Trump's Putin overtures

She said: "If the Senate wishes to hear the real story, I will be happy to speak up and share everything I wanted to tell Mr. Trump". Since at least April, he has also been a paid consultant for Trump's 2020 re-election campaign, according to federal disclosure forms the Trump campaign filed last weekend, The Washington Post reported Wednesday night.


United States fines Exxon Mobil over Ukraine-related sanctions violations

United States fines Exxon Mobil over Ukraine-related sanctions violations

In May, ExxonMobil signed a series of agreements with Sechin, who was acting in his capacity as the president of Rosneft, the Russian state oil firm. Sechin had been blacklisted by the United States just weeks earlier. The notice said "presidents of [Exxon's] subsidiaries.sign [ed] eight legal documents related to oil and gas projects in Russian Federation with Igor Sechin , the President of Rosneft OAO, and an individual" who is on the blocked persons that OFAC maintains.


Kuwait expels Iranian diplomats over spy 'terror' cell

Kuwait expels Iranian diplomats over spy 'terror' cell

KUNA quoted a statement by the Kuwaiti Foreign Ministry, as saying that the decision has been made on the backdrop of the Al Abdali terror cell's case. There, security forces found weapons and explosives, believed to belong to infiltrators from Iran and Lebanon's Hezbollah. Kuwait's interior ministry on Tuesday said 14 convicts were on the run while the newspaper, Al-Seyassah, has said they had fled to Iran by sea.