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Trump making his way to the

Trump making his way to the "G-Nato" at Taormina

Based on a September 2016 agreement, the United States will be bankrolling Israel's military spending to the tune of around $38 billion dollars effective from 2019 for the next 10 years. The re-em...

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Rouhani urges United States to drop 'hostile' policies towards Iran

Rouhani urges United States to drop 'hostile' policies towards Iran

Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani ridiculed United States strategy in the Middle East, dismissing Donald Trump's summit with Arab leaders as "just a show" and insisting that missile...

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Korean DMZ Tensions Cause South Korean Soldiers To Open Fire On Balloon

Security Council resolutions", Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said in a statement posted on the Foreign Ministry's website on Tuesday. He said Japan is talking to the U.S., South Korea, and close...

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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani Wins Re-Election

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani Wins Re-Election

Winning 57 percent of the vote, Iran's incumbent president Hassan Rouhani cruised into a second term of his presidency. The election victory will see President Rouhani serve a second presidentia...

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United Kingdom election: Labour cut PM May's lead to 5 points

United Kingdom election: Labour cut PM May's lead to 5 points

Labour's parliamentary candidate Councillor Joy Squires said: "People have realised that the Tories have no plan for the future other than hitting our pensioners hard and taking free school meals away...

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Conte's cup curse continues after Chelsea loses FA Cup final

Conte's cup curse continues after Chelsea loses FA Cup final

On his return to club soccer, he won the English Premier League with Chelsea this month. Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois said the team were disappointed with the result and agreed with his...

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USA backs call for fight against protectionism in G7 communique

USA backs call for fight against protectionism in G7 communique

German chancellor Angela Merkel admitted her discussion with Mr Trump had been "a very hard, not to say very unsatisfactory. meaning there is still no sign of whether the United States will remain...

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Return to path of denuclearization: United Nations to North Korea

Return to path of denuclearization: United Nations to North Korea

According to US officials that in this weekend's test the KN-17 missile launched on a "lofted" vertical trajectory that sent it 1,200 miles (2,000 kilometers) in altitude. Kim Jong-un was present at ...

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Iran's Rouhani calls for better Gulf ties in call with Qatar Emir

Iran's Rouhani calls for better Gulf ties in call with Qatar Emir

Trump selected Saudi Arabia as his first destination in a move to rebuild bilateral ties which became strained during Obama's presidency. He also ridiculed the $110 billion arms deal the United...

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Alleged leaks are deeply troubling, grave security threat

Her spokesman said: "She expressed the view that the intelligence-sharing relationship we have with the USA is hugely important and valuable, but that the information that we share should be kept se...

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Two grand justices disagree with legalizing same-sex marriage

Two grand justices disagree with legalizing same-sex marriage

Lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender ( LGBT ) rights activists, after years of campaigning for same-sex marriage, welcomed the court's backing. On the day when Taiwanese top court allowed same-sex...

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Syria: US crematorium claims a 'Hollywood screenplay disconnected from reality'

The global community previously believed that the bodies were being disposed of in mass graves. He said the United States has not shown Moscow the photos of the crematorium , but that they have "an...

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McMaster says 'not concerned' after Kushner back-channel reports

Michael Flynn , who would become Trump's national security adviser before being fired 24 days into the job for not telling the truth about meetings he held with the Russian ambassador, was also at ...

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Ariana Grande will return to Manchester after terrorist attack

Abedi, a college dropout who had grown up in the Manchester area, was known to security services because of his radical views. Abedi's family remained a focus, too, with a brother in England, his fa...

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French President Macron delays naming ministers to check taxes

French President Macron delays naming ministers to check taxes

Le Drian vowed to promote the country's "key role" in the worldwide community, noting continuity between his previous position and his new diplomatic job. Hulot has been touted as a minister in every ...

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Trump visit boosts U.S. public opinion about Saudi Arabia

I have heard it is one of the toughest deals of all, but I have a feeling that we are going to get there eventually". Majdi al-Khalidi, a diplomatic adviser to Palestinian Authority President Mahmo...

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US President Donald Trump to decide on Paris accord next week

Trump has largely stuck to script and kept his tweeting to a minimum on a trip which has taken him to Saudi Arabia, Israel, the Palestinian territories, the Vatican and Brussels. The no-protectioni...

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Trump claims defense money is pouring into North Atlantic Treaty Organisation after speech

Trump claims defense money is pouring into North Atlantic Treaty Organisation after speech

The Wall Street Journal notes that the shortfall in European defense spending since 2014 - based on the alliance-wide pledge to spend 2 percent of Gross Domestic Product on defense - is $119 billion. ...

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Russian Federation interfered in 2016 United States elections: Former CIA director

He declined to elaborate, saying the information was classified. As alarm grew, Brennan held classified meetings with top congressional officials in the fall to impress upon them the unprecedented nat...

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Putin discusses Syria, economic ties with Iran's Rouhani

He said on Monday in Jerusalem that shared concern about Iran was driving Israel and many Arab states closer, calling Tehran a real threat in the region, Reuters reported. He said Friday's electio...

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Chelsea vs. Arsenal: FA Cup final highlights and recap

Despite Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich subsequently spending three days at the club's training ground, Conte says he never felt under threat. But times change and you have got to move forward wi...

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Wenger Blasts 'Disgraceful' Section Of Arsenal Supporters

Wenger's men failed to finish inside the league's top four for the first time since 1996 and winning a major trophy might go some way to making up for missing out on Champions League qualification...

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Senate panel seeks documents from Trump campaign

Senate panel seeks documents from Trump campaign

Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn was present and Kislyak was reportedly shocked at the suggestion because of its inherent security risks, the paper added. The Senate Intelligence Co...

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Israel marks 50 years of

Israel marks 50 years of "united Jerusalem", but city struggles

The parts of the speech offering a robust defence of Israel drew loud applause, which seemed to energise Trump on the second leg of his first foreign trip since taking office. Nevertheless, Trump'...

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Former CIA director calls Russian election interference 'brazen'

With regard to former CIA Director John Brennan's shocking testimony Tuesday morning that he confronted a Russian counterpart about election meddling last summer, Warner said the committee is now lo...

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South Korean President Moon To Meet Trump in United States in June

Moon's envoy to the US, South Korean media mogul Hong Seok-hyun, left for Washington early on Wednesday. The launch comes a week after North Korea successfully tested a new midrange missile that ...

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Trump to make decision on Paris climate deal

Trump, who for months has delayed a decision on the climate agreement, made his announcement at the conclusion of the G-7 summit in Taormina , Italy. The leaders "found a reasonable solution" on trad...

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Rouhani Win Seen Speeding Iran's Oil Push Amid Trump Threats

Rouhani, who fronted Tehran's deal with six major powers in 2015 to curb Iran's nuclear programme in return for the lifting of sanctions, said the United States administration lacked knowledge about...

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Why Middle East Peace Starts in Saudi Arabia

Why Middle East Peace Starts in Saudi Arabia

Trump will also soon realize that both Israelis and Palestinians see through an American standoffish peace-brokership posture, even when it's hidden behind pompous promises to "get it done". Meanwhile...

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US Anti-Iran Policy Strengthens Terrorists in Middle East - Foreign Ministry

US Anti-Iran Policy Strengthens Terrorists in Middle East - Foreign Ministry

Reformist candidates have reportedly swept municipal elections in the Iranian capital, taking all 21 seats in Tehran as moderate President Hassan Rouhani won a second term. as the enemy, the "Great ...

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