Zarif Says Saudi Arabia Supports Terrorists In Western, Eastern Iran

One day prior to the terrorist attacks in Tehran , Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said Iran had to be "punished" for what he called "its interference in the region". "The claim of forming a coalition against Daesh is a lie; of course, America... More..

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Maryland, DC attorneys general plan lawsuit against Trump
by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Maryland, DC attorneys general plan lawsuit against Trump

The essence of the matter is that President Donald Trump chose to retain ownership in his own business empire when he was appointed president . The suit , to be filed in federal court in Maryland , will ...More..

by | Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Hawaii Becomes America's First State To Join The Paris Climate Accord

David Ige (D) said at a press conference on Tuesday, ahead of signing the two bills into law. "The selfish act of the US does not only have grave consequences for the global efforts to protect the environmen...More..

by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

European Union ready for Brexit negotiations, says Merkel

Some EU officials had voiced hope that a stronger majority for May could allow her to make more concessions in the negotiations. Brexit negotiator Guy Verhofstadt, who is president of the Alliance of Liberals...More..

Boris Johnson for UK Prime Minister? Enough of that 'tripe'
by | Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Boris Johnson for UK Prime Minister? Enough of that 'tripe'

MONDAY, JUNE 19 - Brexit talks begin Talks on Britain's exit from the European Union are due to begin. The Democratic Unionist Party have agreed in principle a deal to support a Conservative government,...More..

Crackdown Looms for Putin Critic Organizing New Wave of Protests
by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Crackdown Looms for Putin Critic Organizing New Wave of Protests

The area of Tsverskaya Street near where Navalny's supporters were planning to hold their protest was hosting an officially-organized historical festival, with actors re-enacting periods of Russian history with...More..

by | Monday, June 12, 2017

Puerto Rico turnout low as voters back statehood

Puerto Rico is exempt from the US federal income tax, but it still pays Social Security and Medicare and local taxes and receives less federal funding than USA states. Results showed that 97.2 percent of those...More..

Gulf leaders trade barbs as Qatar dispute shows no let-up
by | Sunday, June 11, 2017

Gulf leaders trade barbs as Qatar dispute shows no let-up

President Donald Trump has scrambled U.S. diplomacy on two fronts, delivering a rebuke of Qatar at the very moment his secretary of state was trying to mend fences in the Persian Gulf, while at the same time re...More..

Backed Syrian militias push into IS-held Raqqa
by | Saturday, June 10, 2017

Backed Syrian militias push into IS-held Raqqa

The Observatory said rebels launched an attack on government forces near the area where the Syrian, Jordanian and Iraqi borders meet. A member of the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), made up of an al...More..

by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Qatar says Turkish military to ensure its safety

Foreign Minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman vowed defiantly on Thursday in an interview with Al Jazeera that Qatar would not give in to pressure to change its policies despite isolation from surrounding co...More..

Accused Leaker Reality Winner Ordered to Remain Jailed Pending Trial
by | Friday, June 09, 2017

Accused Leaker Reality Winner Ordered to Remain Jailed Pending Trial

It was one of the first concrete efforts by the administration of US President Donald Trump to crack down on leaks to the media. Before her daughter was denied bail, her mother Billie Winner-Davis said "the...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Keith Ellison evades questions on DNC finances, Hillary Clinton's accusations

Clinton then went on to cite all the reasons she lost, including the media coverage of her use of a private email server "like it was Pearl Harbor", when really it was "the biggest " nothing burger " ever", she...More..

by | Wednesday, June 07, 2017

Theresa May: Human rights laws could change for terror fight

Senior Conservative sources indicated they were ready to opt out of the recent provisions of the European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) if powers to stop suspects using mobile phones and computers or to i...More..

by | Monday, June 05, 2017

Trump's Saudi Arabia visit was 'bizarre, unseemly, unethical and un-American': WaPo columnist

Just two days into President Donald Trump debut foreign trip, a member of his inner-circle has already reaped benefits to the tune of $100 million. In his Saudi speech, Mr Trump condemned "Islamic extremism...More..

Three explosions heard near London Bridge
by | Sunday, June 04, 2017

Three explosions heard near London Bridge

BBC reporter Holly Jones was at the bridge when the van came through and reported the van veered off the road and into crowds of people. British Transport Police said they have received reports of multiple ...More..

Trump faces tough task unwinding Obama Cuba policy
by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Trump faces tough task unwinding Obama Cuba policy

James Williams, president of Engage Cuba, said in the report , released on Thursday. Cutting off commercial and diplomatic ties with Cuba would hurt the USA economy and threaten thousands of jobs, according ...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Trump says pulling out of Paris climate accord best for US

US President Donald Trump is likely to withdraw from the landmark Paris climate change agreement which was a major foreign policy legacy of his predecessor Barack Obama, media reports said on Wednesday. T...More..

by | Saturday, June 03, 2017

Putin: 'Don't worry, be happy' as Trump ditches climate deal

The Paris climate agreement, reached in December 2015, is an worldwide agreement that seeks to keep the global average temperature below 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, and below 1.5 degrees Cels...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump expected to pull United States from Paris deal: White House

If the US does leave, he said , the Europe Union should seek ways to balance out the economic advantage that USA companies might have from the absence of climate regulations. Graham told CNN this week Trump ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump, after House panel subpoenas, backs efforts to probe Obama administration

In keeping with those denials, Trump could use executive privilege to prevent Comey from taking the stand since US courts have held up a president's right to keep his conversations secret, according to The N...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

10 soldiers killed, 8 wounded in gov't airstrike

General Restituto Padilla said. Padilla said Thursday that every soldiers knows the risks of battle, adding that there will be an official investigation into Wednesday's friendly fire incident. Philippine ...More..

by | Friday, June 02, 2017

Trump expected to delay US embassy move to Jerusalem

The same official said that while Trump may not authorize the move this week, the President still envisions moving the embassy at some point. Spicer says the six-month waiver Trump signed Thursday shouldn't b...More..

by | Thursday, June 01, 2017

Vietnamese gaming and messaging firm VNG plans US IPO

U.S. President Donald Trump said he discussed trade issues with Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc during a White House visit on Wednesday and that the two countries had signed trade deals. "We woul...More..

by | Tuesday, May 30, 2017

Trump Pays Tribute To Fallen US Heroes

Making a special recognition to Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly, a retired general, Trump offered his thoughts to the Kelly family for their son, who died in Afghanistan. Prior to the remarks, the presid...More..

Federal Bureau of Investigation declines to provide requested materials to House Oversight
by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Federal Bureau of Investigation declines to provide requested materials to House Oversight

The FBI is a criminal investigation while the ones in Congress seek to ferret out the facts and are conducted in public. Both the House Oversight Committee and the Intelligence Committee requested the memos i...More..

by | Monday, May 29, 2017

Mulvaney defends Trump Administration's FY 2018 budget before Congress

SEE MORE: Another Government Shutdown? Additionally, the Republican health care bill passed by the House would cap the overall federal share of Medicaid spending. Others worry, though, about the cumulativ...More..

In Trump's private moments, it is small talk and compliments
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

In Trump's private moments, it is small talk and compliments

The re-election of Iran's President Hassan Rouhani is something the USA can not ignore whatever the kingdom says. Trump made headlines as the first sitting USA president to visit the famous Western Wa...More..

The meaning of Memorial Day
by | Sunday, May 28, 2017

The meaning of Memorial Day

We once celebrated our fallen by decorating graves. But please don't forget that we owe our freedom for those who made their ultimate sacrifice. But during World War I the United States found itself embroiled...More..

Phoenix Comicon prop weapons banned after armed man arrested
by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Phoenix Comicon prop weapons banned after armed man arrested

Thursday marked the first day of the four-day-long "entertainment and comic convention". Police were informed that Sterling had been posting on Facebook that he was looking to kill their officers on site, wreak...More..

by | Saturday, May 27, 2017

Lib Dems pledge to ban diesel sales

Vowing to retain the Human Rights Act and strengthen punishments for hate crime, the party also promised to allow 50,000 more Syrian refugees into Britain and to reopen the Dubs scheme for unaccompanied child r...More..

Trump heads to Israel in possible first arrival from Saudi
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump heads to Israel in possible first arrival from Saudi

The problem began when American officials were doing a site survey ahead of the president's stop at the holy site. Israel's Channel 2 reported that during a planning meeting between United States of Ame...More..

Anti-Terror Alliance: Philippines Seeks Military Cooperation With China, Russia
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Anti-Terror Alliance: Philippines Seeks Military Cooperation With China, Russia

After that ruling, President Duterte met with his Chinese counterpart and signaled the world as if he is moving out of the US camp in favor of closer ties with China . Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on ...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

US airstrike in Mosul caused explosion, killed more than 100 Iraqis

The toll is one of the highest in the US -led campaign against the Islamic State, though the investigation asserts that jihadis' explosives were mainly at fault. There was a secondary explosion in the back si...More..

Trump's alignment with Israel and Saudi against Iran: Here's the catch
by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Trump's alignment with Israel and Saudi against Iran: Here's the catch

That approach - and the diplomacy and nuclear accord it spawned - did little to endear Obama to leaders in Saudi Arabia or Israel. Speaking in Jerusalem, the USA leader offered no specifics but said he was "p...More..

by | Friday, May 26, 2017

Philippines calls for 'gentlemen's agreement' between ASEAN, China on sea code

On his return to Manila on Tuesday Duterte said he was open to exploring the sea's natural resources with China and Vietnam, but did not mention the other claimants. In a ruling by previous year, the Perm...More..