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Russia, Iran and Syria issue warning to US

Several nations have lent their air power to the coalition to defeat the Islamic State group. Trump, meanwhile, told Fox Business News that the USA had no plans to become more deeply involved in Syr...

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Huge US bomb kills dozens of IS militants: Afghan officials

Huge US bomb kills dozens of IS militants: Afghan officials

Afghanistan Forces have encountered in the past. "Afghan and foreign troops closely coordinated this operation and were extra cautious to avoid any civilian casualties", the office of Afghan Preside...

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State gas tax and vehicle fees increases approved

State gas tax and vehicle fees increases approved

Republicans painted the plan as the "greatest tax hike in California history", and said the bill includes no guarantee that the additional tax revenue will actually be spent on transportation projec...

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Turkey need not choose between Russia, US: Cavusoglu

Turkey need not choose between Russia, US: Cavusoglu

Rather, the U.S. Tomahawk missile strike was meant to be "a strong signal" to Syria not to use chemical weapons again. After last Tuesday's chemical attack in Syria, Mr Trump said his attitude towar...

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Bashar al-Assad: Chemical Attack Claims Are '100 Percent Fabrication'

President Donald Trump says he's still optimistic on improving relations with Russia a day after USA secretary of state Rex Tillerson and Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov vented deep disagreeme...

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Pentagon releases video of MOAB bomb blast

Pentagon releases video of MOAB bomb blast

The US military's largest non-nuclear bomb killed dozens of Islamic State militants as it smashed their mountain hideouts, Afghan officials said Friday, ruling out any civilian casualties despite the ...

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Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence row: Narendra Modi government considering top prisoner swap?

Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence row: Narendra Modi government considering top prisoner swap?

Describing Pakistan as a peace loving country, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had earlier this week said that Islamabad has always maintained a policy of having friendly relations with other countrie...

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Running behind: Marathons may delay medical care for others

Seven years later, Zentz has lowered his time by 23 minutes. The bombings weighed heavily on filmmaker Jon Dunham, a marathon runner who had planned, for years before the attacks, to make a document...

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Trump has spent nearly a third of his presidency in Florida

This is President Trump's 7th visit to Mar-a-Lago and it comes on the heels of major worldwide turmoil and political platform changes. "You know what - and I love golf - but if I were in the White H...

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Putin, Tillerson Meet At Kremlin, Discuss Tensions Between Russia And U.S.

The entire incident was "fabricated" and "unconvincing", Assad claimed. He added he would only allow an investigation into the attack "when we make sure that unbiased countries will participate in t...

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Truck attack suspect 'showed ISIS sympathies'

Truck attack suspect 'showed ISIS sympathies'

His application for residency was rejected in June a year ago and he was being sought by immigration officials, police said. "We know that he has shown sympathy for extremist organizations like [Isl...

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Iran's Rouhani Deplores Trump for US Attack on Syria

On President Donald Trump's orders, USA warships launched at least 50 Tomahawk cruise missiles at a Syrian government airbase where the warplanes that carried out the chemical attacks were based, Unit...

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Protesters out again in Venezuela

Protesters out again in Venezuela

The ban, which was imposed [VOA report] for alleged "administrative irregularities" during his time as the governor of Miranda and misuse of donations from the British and Polish embassies, would ba...

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Syria's Assad says chemical attack '100% fabrication'

Donald Trump is not known for particular care with words, so it was all too easy to turn his qualified view that United States relations with Russian Federation "may be at an all-time low" into a cate...

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North Korea Nuclear Test Imminent? US Sends 'Nuke-Sniffer' To Japan

Just as North Korean state media reportedly signaled that it would launch a nuclear attack on the U.S.at the first sign of American aggression against the isolated nation, Japanese officials appeared ...

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China warns of war as N.Korea vows 'merciless' response to US

The dire warning comes amid fears that North Korea is readying another nuclear test, possibly as soon as this weekend. Donald Trump's decision to send an "armada" of warships to waters off the tense...

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United Kingdom says Sarin-like gas used in Syria chemical attack

United Kingdom says Sarin-like gas used in Syria chemical attack

He questioned whether they were even actually dead in his first interview since the chemical attack last Tuesday. On April 4, 2017, an air strike on the rebel-held town of Khan Sheikhun kills at l...

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Timeline: The rise and fall of South Korea's Park Geun-hye

Timeline: The rise and fall of South Korea's Park Geun-hye

A convoy of vehicles, including a black auto carrying Park, entered a detention facility near Seoul after Seoul Central District Court granted prosecutors' request to arrest her. A day earlier, Park...

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US says chemical weapons attack in Syria was 'war crime'

US says chemical weapons attack in Syria was 'war crime'

The intelligence was part of a larger collection of information that was gathered shortly after the attack on the northwest city of Idlib that killed at least 83 people. And Assad said he could "only ...

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USA and Russian Federation at 'low point' after no breakthrough in Moscow

USA and Russian Federation at 'low point' after no breakthrough in Moscow

Later at the White House, Trump said that Russian Federation had likely known in advance of the Syrian government's plan to unleash a nerve agent against its own people, and asserted that the United S...

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United States says chemical weapons attack in Syria was 'war crime'

The majority of the global community has blamed the attack, which killed more than 80 people people including many children, on the forces of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad. "If our USA colleagues ...

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Interview: Syria's Assad says United States 'fabricated' chemical attack to justify strikes

Interview: Syria's Assad says United States 'fabricated' chemical attack to justify strikes

It was the deadliest such incident since a sarin gas attack killed hundreds of people in a rebel-held suburb of Damascus in 2013, prompting threats of U.S. Tillerson said, "We need to attempt to put a...

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Donald Trump praises China for abstaining from vote on Syria

During the campaign, Trump indicated the rest of the world shouldn't expect the U.S.to serve as global policeman, but he seemed to be warming to the role on Wednesday. In the Journal interview , he...

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Trump's MOAB kills 36 IS militants: allegedly no civilians casualties

Developed in-house by the Air Force Research Laboratory Munitions Directorate, the MOAB is the largest non-nuclear bomb ever used in combat by the United States. And, at a time when Trump was starting...

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St Petersburg metro bombing suspect 'from Kyrgyzstan'

Investigators said they suspect a 22-year old Kyrgyz-born Russian citizen, Akbardzhon Dzhalilov, of having detonated the bomb. As the CrimeRussia wrote earlier , the investigation suggests that i...

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Canada's Government Has a Plan to Legalize Recreational Weed By Next Summer

Canada's Government Has a Plan to Legalize Recreational Weed By Next Summer

In the USA, of course, the legal age for consuming alcohol and cannabis is 21. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is trying to change the maple leaf at the center of his nation's flag into a p...

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Canada introduces legislation to legalise marijuana

Canada introduces legislation to legalise marijuana

The government still has to debate the bill and provinces will have to draft their own regulations for sale. The provinces will also decide how the drug will be distributed and sold. Approval of the l...

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Ecuador to recount 12 percent of presidential votes

Ecuador to recount 12 percent of presidential votes

Guillermo Lasso, the opposition candidate defeated in the elections of April 2, talks to supporters near the National Electoral Council in Quito, Ecuador, Wednesday, April 12, 2017. Ecuador's election...

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U.S. declines to brand China a currency manipulator

U.S. declines to brand China a currency manipulator

It turns out that wielding power - as opposed to criticizing it - can change your outlook. Following a meeting last week with the Chinese president at his Mar-A-Lago estate, Trump and Xi agreed to spe...

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Warning! Easter journeys could take three times longer than normal

Warning! Easter journeys could take three times longer than normal

Transport information supplier Inrix warned that the worst time to travel will be between 4pm and 6pm, when traffic is predicted to be 28% above typical levels for that period. Trains to London, Manch...

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