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Duterte Tells Putin The Philippines Needs Modern Arms

The country suffered 14 years of martial law under former dictator Ferdinand Marcos , who was ousted in a peaceful revolution in 1986. The two leaders also talked about North Korea and China's pote...

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Senate issues two more subpoenas for Michael Flynn's documents An error occurred

WASHINGTON (AP) - Former CIA Director John Brennan told Congress Tuesday he personally warned Russia last summer against interfering in the US presidential election and was so concerned about Russian ...

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Trump congratulates Philippine President Duterte on his handling of 'the drug problem'

Duterte thanked Trump and said "this is the scourge of my nation now and I have to do something to preserve the Filipino nation". But it said that under Philippine law there was "criminal and civil ...

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Tributes paid to former Bond star Sir Roger Moore

Tributes paid to former Bond star Sir Roger Moore

Legendary James Bond actor has passed away in Switzerland following a "short but courageous battle with cancer", his family announced this afternoon. "We had an unusually long relationship by Holl...

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Rouhani says Iran's ballistic missile programme will continue

He also slammed a recent summit in Riyadh, attended also by the United States president, as a theatrical gathering without any political or practical insight. have travelled a twisty road with each ot...

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Trump hails 'unbreakable bond' with Israel

Mr Trump has vowed to do whatever necessary to broker peace between Israel and the Palestinians, dubbing a peace accord " the ultimate deal ". According to the Times of Israel , son-in-law and a...

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Brennan: Trump And Russia Raise 'Unresolved Questions'

Mr Brennan said the CIA focuses on intelligence, not "evidence", and said he was not able to answer that question. "Frequently, individuals who go along a treasonous path do not even realize they ar...

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Trump Says Both Israel And Palestinians Ready To 'Reach For Peace'

We call upon you to urgently intervene to save the lives of our prisoners from the risk of imminent death and to help achieve their just demands. His hand then moves away from her, quickly. "So, we ar...

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Subpoenas pile up for Michael Flynn's documents

Warner said one subpoena had been served and that he expected the second one to be served Tuesday evening. Both of the committees want Flynn to give information about Trump's links with Russian Fede...

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Erdogan-Trump talks chance to fix Syria disagreement - Turkish PM

Erdogan-Trump talks chance to fix Syria disagreement - Turkish PM

Its defense minister, Fikri Isik, said Wednesday that the decision plunges Washington and Ankara into a "crisis". Delivering a statement alongside Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , President...

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Praise for President Trump in the Middle East

While he met with PA President Mahmoud Abbas , the United States president made no mention of Palestinian statehood or the USA embassy move during his visit . Abbas said he welcomed Trump's "noble a...

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Now Trump calls North Korea's leader a 'madman with nuclear weapons'

He said the situation in Mindanao would be similar to the tough 1970s rule of late dictator Ferdinand Marcos, remembered by many Filipinos as one of the darkest chapters of their recent history. H...

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President Trump holds first meeting with Pope Francis

President Trump holds first meeting with Pope Francis

He gave the pope a boxed set of writings by Martin Luther King . "We had a fantastic meeting". The two held "cordial discussions" in "an exchange of views on various themes relating to worldwide af...

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Donald Trump reportedly considering how moving embassy would affect peace process

It was the latest sign of the Israeli right's growing disenchantment with Trump after having rejoiced in his election. The Israeli Prime Minister's Office later responded to Tillerson's statement sa...

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North Korea sends condolences over Manchester attack

North Korea sends condolences over Manchester attack

She said the deployment of troops would enable police to step up security at various high-profile events over the coming days, including the Great Manchester Run. British soldiers have now been deploy...

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Trump discussed terrorism, climate change with Pope

Trump discussed terrorism, climate change with Pope

Trump , the 13th president to visit the Vatican, also toured the Sistine Chapel. Thanks to Pope Francis and the USA first lady, a traditional Slovenian dish is hitting the headlines. "It is my des...

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Israeli joy at Trump visit, but substance lacking

Trump warned of Iran's escalating presence in the region. It is the Israeli settler gleefully handing out candy to passers-by to celebrate the shooting - one killed, one injured - of two Palestinia...

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Marawi residents flee during lull in fighting

Clash between government forces and the Maute group erupted yesterday, May 23, in Marawi City after the military raided an apartment where 15 members of the IS-linked group were seeking refuge. The ...

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Did Melania Trump smack Donald's hand away at Israeli Airport?

He told Israel's Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu , that Iran would never have nuclear weapons . Republican Reps. Doug Lamborn , Mark Meadows and Lee Zeldin , along with 39 other members, se...

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Stop 'intimidating' North Korea

Stop 'intimidating' North Korea

The council has condemned all five of North Korea's launches this year. Pyongyang said the new weapon - called the Hwasong-12 - was capable of carrying a "heavy nuclear warhead". "And we're goin...

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3 more arrests in Manchester; London tourist sites protected

Greater Manchester Police said three suspects were arrested after authorities searched a number of homes in the area, while one additional suspect was arrested in Lybia. Around 20 people remain in a...

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Final vote count due today in BC election; still no majority government

Final vote count due today in BC election; still no majority government

The final count in British Columbia's tight and inconclusive election will be known on Wednesday, but the possibility of a judicial recount means the actual outcome might not be known for weeks. In M...

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Senate Panel Issues Two More Subpoenas To Flynn

The Democrats claim that according to the investigation report , Flynn provided a false testimony to his investigators, which included him lying about the sources that funded his trips overseas, su...

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CBO: 23 million fewer Americans insured under House GOP bill

The MacArthur amendment allows states to opt to allow insurers to base their premiums for some buyers on their medical conditions-a return to the pre-ACA market in which buyers were routinely rejected...

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Hamas says Trump speech on Jews' ties to Jerusalem 'racist, counterfeit history'

Hamas says Trump speech on Jews' ties to Jerusalem 'racist, counterfeit history'

The Palestinian leader added that "the key to peace " in the Middle East was the independence and freedom of the Palestinian people. It also urges a "just settlement" of the Palestinian refugee probl...

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Iran says dialogue, peaceful means key to solving Syria issue

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani speaks in a press conference in Tehran, Iran, Monday, May 22, 2017. "The Iranian nation has chose to be powerful". "The Islamic Republic is ready for cooperation i...

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Saudi, US sign deals 'in excess of $380 billion': Saudi FM

Saudi, US sign deals 'in excess of $380 billion': Saudi FM

Only last month the president certified to Congress that Iran is living up to the deal, but he also sent Secretary of State Tillerson to Tehran with sharp criticisms of its behavior and an assessmen...

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Trump's Saudi embrace, Iran disdain upend Obama's vision

President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu shaking hands during a visit to the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, May 23, 2017. Abbas's Fatah party is at sharp odds with the Islamist grou...

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Trump Hopeful US Can Help Forge Israel-Palestinian Peace

While the "land for peace" formula - pressuring Israel to hand over land to those it has defeated for the promise of peace to come - pleased Arab governments and career diplomats at the State Departme...

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Philippines | Duterte leaves for 4-day visit to Russia

Philippines | Duterte leaves for 4-day visit to Russia

This handout photograph from the Presidential Photo Division (PPD) taken and released on May 19, 2017, shows Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte delivering a speech during the 33rd National Conve...

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