Donald Trump demands North Atlantic Treaty Organisation countries spend more on defence

Accusing the president of criticising Europe "almost daily", Mr Tusk said the European Union spent more than Russian Federation on defence and as much as China. "Russia's image does not only depend on organising the football world championship", Eu... More..

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Three more British cave divers flying in to join the rescue mission
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Three more British cave divers flying in to join the rescue mission

The rescue teams now needed at least 10 hours to prepare for their next operation, involving about 90 divers in total, 50 of them from foreign countries, he said . The rest of the rescues were put on hold Su...More..

Trump Administration Opposes Major Breastfeeding Resolution
by | Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Trump Administration Opposes Major Breastfeeding Resolution

The resolution had been expected to be approved "quickly and easily", the newspaper said. According to UNICEF , "an exclusively breastfed child is 14 times less likely to die in the first six months than a...More..

Thai cave rescue: Foreign divers, SEALs begin operation for trapped boys, coach
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Thai cave rescue: Foreign divers, SEALs begin operation for trapped boys, coach

Tan (nickname Titan): Mum and Dad don't worry about me, I'm fine. Duangpetch " Dom " Promthep, 13, called on his parents not to forget to throw him a birthday party. Officials prefer to get the boys out as s...More..

World powers back Iran oil exports, remain committed to nuclear deal
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

World powers back Iran oil exports, remain committed to nuclear deal

Ministers from Britain, China, France, Germany and Russian Federation meet their Iranian counterpart in Vienna for the first time since US President Donald Trump left the pact in May, but diplomats see limite...More..

Trump nears decision on replacement for Supreme Court
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Trump nears decision on replacement for Supreme Court

Who made the shortlist? According to anonymously sourced media reports in outlets such as the Associated Press , Fox News and The Wall Street Journal , the three people President Donald Trump is now c...More..

Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago applies for 40 additional foreign hires
by | Monday, July 09, 2018

Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago applies for 40 additional foreign hires

Its ironical how Trump, whose contempt for immigrants is really no secret, whose presidential campaign was full of promises to bring back American jobs and whose treatment of asylum-seekers has been regarded...More..

Statue of Liberty climber awaits court appearance in NY
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Statue of Liberty climber awaits court appearance in NY

But Quinn added her climb was not part of the planned protest today. But the group said that Okoumou's climb wasn't part of their plan. The National Park Service evacuated more than 4,000 visitors...More..

21 pubs to watch the England v Sweden match in Northampton
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

21 pubs to watch the England v Sweden match in Northampton

England boss Gareth Southgate reportedly faces an anxious wait over the fitness of attacking duo Dele Alli and Harry Kane ahead of the World Cup quarter-final clash against Sweden . "He's done well in...More..

Focus at Four: What we know about the upcoming Trump-Putin summit
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Focus at Four: What we know about the upcoming Trump-Putin summit

They arrived in St. Petersburg June 30 and met with its Gov. Georgy Poltavchenko. According to Russian media reports, Lavrov lately met with a United States lawmakers delegation on Trump-Putin meeting. Just t...More..

Experts see risks in US plan to dismantle NKorea's nukes
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Experts see risks in US plan to dismantle NKorea's nukes

United States officials, led by Ambassador Sung Kim, met with their North Korean counterparts Sunday at the demilitarized zone that divides North and South Korea, the first such meeting since the Singapore ...More..

Trump orders USA flags lowered to honor slain journalists
by | Friday, July 06, 2018

Trump orders USA flags lowered to honor slain journalists

The White House says Trump ordered the flags lowered as soon as he learned of the Annapolis mayor's request. "It's about time!" Trump tweeted after lowering the flags on Trump Tower in Manhattan. "But ...More..

Rhetoric heats up over pending Supreme Court justice nomination
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Rhetoric heats up over pending Supreme Court justice nomination

In an unusually direct appeal to voters, he said that to block "an ideological nominee, " people should tell their senators to oppose anyone from Trump's list . Justin Clark, director of the Office of Public L...More..

ICE Investigators Want The Agency Split In Two
by | Wednesday, July 04, 2018

ICE Investigators Want The Agency Split In Two

Two of Trump's tweets were about ICE. Many anti-Trump activists, who are driving the Twitter hashtag #abolishICE, have celebrated the moves by Gillibrand, Harris and others. Nineteen senior investigators ...More..

by | Monday, July 02, 2018

French robber Redoine Faïd 'breaks free from jail' in dramatic helicopter escape

The helicopter was later found in a northeastern suburb of Paris about 60 kilometres from the prison, one source said, adding that a police search has been launched across the entire Paris region. That same...More..

United States plans for dismantling NKorea nukes may face resistance
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

United States plans for dismantling NKorea nukes may face resistance

A source familiar with China-North Korea relations explained that such a request for security carries the implication that "China will clearly support and defend the regime if the dictatorship is shaken by an i...More..

Thousands Protest Family Separations as Trump Blames Democrats for Border Crisis
by | Monday, July 02, 2018

Thousands Protest Family Separations as Trump Blames Democrats for Border Crisis

Many anti-Trump activists, who are driving the Twitter hashtag #abolishICE, have celebrated the moves by Gillibrand, Harris and others. Fueling its sudden ascent have been a series of recent shocks to the ...More..

Trump defends 'brave' ICE agents as Dems call to abolish agency
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Trump defends 'brave' ICE agents as Dems call to abolish agency

The letter goes on to say that other jurisdictions will work with them only if "ICE" is not included in any public documents about the work. In a series of tweets , Trump praised the agency as "one of the ...More..

Trump Softens Approach to Restricting Chinese Investment in US
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Trump Softens Approach to Restricting Chinese Investment in US

US President Donald Trump today said he supported tougher restrictions on foreign investment in sensitive technology, as well as export controls on those goods, but he stopped short of imposing specific restr...More..

Donald Trump Declares Democrats
by | Saturday, June 30, 2018

Donald Trump Declares Democrats "Want Anarchy" At Rowdy North Dakota Rally

Mr. Trump ticked off a list of votes cast by Ms. Heitkamp that challenged conservative values, including votes against repealing Obamacare, a crackdown on sanctuary cities and banning late-term abortions. Max...More..