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Trump says U.S. committed to NATO's Article 5 on common defence

He further denied ever asking Comey for his "loyalty", contradicting Comey's detailed sworn testimony about a private dinner the two men had in the White House. However, unlike any other major-party n...

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Saudi Arabia and Bahrain welcome Donald Trump's scolding of Qatar

Asian football officials are monitoring the diplomatic crisis between Qatar and other Arab states, hoping to minimise the impact on worldwide competitions being played in the Gulf region. Erdogan ...

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1 killed, 3 injured in LA vehicle shooting and crash

1 killed, 3 injured in LA vehicle shooting and crash

Los Angeles Fire Department officials responded to the crash about 2 a.m.in the 14700 block of W. Plummer Street. A preliminary investigation by the Los Angles Police Department indicates that a dri...

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British Police Arrest Another London Bridge Terror Suspect

British Police Arrest Another London Bridge Terror Suspect

Police are hunting any possible accomplices in the attack. Separately, The Times obtained CCTV footage of the three attackers together just five days before the atrocity. The name was initially pu...

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Donald Trump breaks his silence on 'leaker' James Comey

Donald Trump breaks his silence on 'leaker' James Comey

Jim Jordan of OH said Friday, referring to Comey's confirmation that he had informed Trump that the president wasn't being personally investigated. At the hearing Comey gave testimony in which he ac...

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Labour Party stuns Theresa May's Conservatives in UK elections

Labour Party stuns Theresa May's Conservatives in UK elections

Corbyn, beaming with hope, claimed on Twitter that the Labour party had "changed the face of British politics". Prime Minister Theresa May in April called the early election in a bid to consol...

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Spalletti looking to bring back glory days to Inter Milan

Spalletti looking to bring back glory days to Inter Milan

LUCIANO SPALLETTI was finally confirmed as Inter Milan boss - and immediately announced Ivan Perisic could leave the San Siro. "We need to be ready as quickly as possible to deal with the clubs...

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Shropshire and Mid Wales joins minute's silence for London Bridge terror victims

Counter-terror agencies were already under intense scrutiny after it was revealed Khuram Shazad Butt , 27, and Rachid Redouane, 30, were also known to security services. There are many things about w...

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Trump calls Comey a 'leaker'

Trump calls Comey a 'leaker'

Mr Trump tweeted in his first comments since the Senate Intelligence Committee hearing yesterday . But Comey's testimony about the President has darkened clouds hanging over the White House . ...

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UK Election 2017: May fall short of majority in June

UK Election 2017: May fall short of majority in June

As we do, we will continue to work with our friends and allies in the Democratic and Unionist Party in particular. "Britain on a knife edge", headlined the pro-May Daily Mail , saying her gamble in...

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Tillerson urges Gulf states to ease the Qatar blockade Trump previously cheered

US President Donald Trump reacts to a reporter's question during a joint news conference with Romanian President Klaus Iohannis in the Rose Garden at the White House in Washington , U.S. Their ...

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Trump calls Qatar emir as efforts build to end crisis

U.S. President Donald Trump spoke by telephone on Wednesday with Abu Dhabi's crown prince and stressed the importance of unity among Gulf Arab states, which are in the grips of a diplomatic crisis o...

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Qatar says first hacking planned in April

The small Gulf Arab state is a critical global supplier of gas and hosts the biggest US military base in the Middle East. "China upholds that the relevant countries should appropriately resolve the ...

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Richard Hammond - Grand Tour producers reassure fans following star's latest crash

Hammond who survived a horror crash back in 2006 whilst filming for Top Gear , was reportedly filming for his new show The Grand Tour when the incident took place this afternoon. Richard was filmin...

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Iran company finalizes deal with Boeing to buy 60 planes

Iran company finalizes deal with Boeing to buy 60 planes

The Saturday report said that the planes will be delivered in two batches and the first batch will consist of 30 737 passenger planes to be delivered in 2019. US President Donald Trump speaks in Cinc...

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Russian Federation calls for dialogue in Qatar crisis

Russian Federation calls for dialogue in Qatar crisis

The US president's rhetoric on Friday, however, did not appear likely to calm spirits in Doha . In an extraordinary broadside against a key US partner, President Donald Trump lambasted Qatar on Fri...

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Social media reacts to United Kingdom election results

Social media reacts to United Kingdom election results

May's campaign mantra of "strong and stable" began to sound so ridiculous that it was routinely mocked as " weak and wobbly ". "She made the election a referendum on Theresa May and she has lost"....

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Arab nations add people, groups with Qatar links to terrorism list

Arab nations add people, groups with Qatar links to terrorism list

One U.S. intelligence official said that while Russia has the expertise and an incentive to sow division among Arab states allied with the United States, Russian hackers were available for hire to oth...

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Iraqi forces repel Islamic State offensive south of Mosul

The destruction of ISIS targets in Iraq and Syria also further limits the group's ability to project terror and conduct external operations throughout the region and the rest of the world, task force ...

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Qatar crisis: The deep diplomatic tensions behind the row

Qatar crisis: The deep diplomatic tensions behind the row

I have followed closely, and read dozens of Arab and worldwide analyses about the new tensions generated by the Saudi Arabian-led pressures on Qatar, including cutting diplomatic ties and isolating Q...

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Concerned world leaders in touch with Qatar Foreign Minister, diplomats

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel accused the United States president of fanning conflict in the Middle East and risking a "new spiral in arms sales" with his remarks. Since Qatar is one of t...

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Saudi Arabia, Bahrain welcome Donald Trump's scolding of Qatar

German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel expressed alarm about the sudden escalation of tensions in the Gulf after Saudi Arabia and other states abruptly broke off ties with Qatar, warning of the ...

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India, Pakistan join Shanghai Cooperation Organisation

Putin congratulated Sharif on Pakistan's accession to the SCO. Guterres said cooperation between the United Nations and the SCO is based on a solid foundation. "There was an understanding that whe...

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UAE steps up pressure on Qatar as it threatens more curbs

Saudi Arabia and other Arab countries cut ties with Qatar this week, accusing it of supporting extremists. Qatar's foreign minister blamed the entire diplomatic crisis on "misinformation". If Russia...

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Thousands Gather In Tehran To Mourn Victims Of Attacks

TEHRAN , Iran (AP) - Iran's Supreme Leader said Friday that the Islamic State-claimed dual attacks that killed 17 people in Tehran this week will add to the hatred that Iranians harbor toward th...

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PM Sharif meets President Putin on sidelines of SCO summit

PM Sharif meets President Putin on sidelines of SCO summit

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Friday participated in the opening ceremony of worldwide specialized exhibition "Expo 2017" along with other heads of member states of Shanghai Cooperation Organiz...

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Donald Trump hits back at James Comey after scathing testimony

Donald Trump hits back at James Comey after scathing testimony

Referring to a Trump comment on social media about the possible existence of tapes that could provide proof of their conversations, Comey said he was so rankled he chose to hand memos of his int...

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United Nations slaps sanctions on NKorean officials

United Nations slaps sanctions on NKorean officials

China claims almost all of the South China Sea , despite partial counter-claims from Taiwan and several southeast Asian nations. The Security Council adopted Resolution 2356 on Friday, blacklistin...

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Economic Pressures Surround Doha as Six Arab Nations Cut Diplomatic Ties

In this February 6, 2012 photo, then-Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani, center, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, left, and then-Hamas leader, Khaled Mashaal, arrive to sign an agree...

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CCTV shows dramatic moment police shoot dead London attackers

CCTV shows dramatic moment police shoot dead London attackers

British police on Tuesday released the identity of the third London Bridge and Borough Market attacker as the investigation continues into the terror attack that left seven people dead, including a ...

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Eighty dead after Kabul sewage tanker blast

Eighty dead after Kabul sewage tanker blast

He suggested that the German embassy might not have been the target of the blast. The Australian embassy was put into lockdown but a Defence Department spokesman said all Australian personnel deploy...

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Trump tweets reaction to Comey hearing: 'Complete vindication'

Trump tweets reaction to Comey hearing: 'Complete vindication'

Legal scholars disagree over whether a sitting president can be prosecuted, but the White House Counsel's office has argued against it, deciding in at least two instances not to indict a president, Se...

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Merkel urges speedy Brexit talks after United Kingdom vote

Merkel said Europe wanted Britain to remain a good partner, adding they wanted to get to work "speedily". Speaking during a visit to Mexico, Ms Merkel ended her brief period of "polite" restraint fr...

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Theresa May to form new government despite losing majority in United Kingdom election

It now holds 318 seats. "A government that can provide certainty and lead Britain forward at this critical time for our country". May and her team of ministers retain full legal powers and will cont...

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Scottish secessionist dreams of swift independence vote dashed

He said: "The SNP has lost a number of fine parliamentarians this evening, that is a grievous blow for us". Ms Davidson was elected as leader of the Scottish Conservatives in 2011 after opposi...

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British pound dives as United Kingdom enters new period of political uncertainty

There are 650 seats in the U.K.'s House of Commons, meaning that a party must win at least 326 seats to hold a majority and form a working government. Conservative MPs I have spoken to think she has d...

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Why Trump Is Almost Certainly Bluffing When It Comes to Comey

Why Trump Is Almost Certainly Bluffing When It Comes to Comey

Bush's re-election campaign. During his Congressional briefing organised by the powerful Senate Select Committee on Intelligence on Thursday, Comey confessed that he leaked the information about...

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UK Prime Minister Theresa May: Will she stay or go?

UK Prime Minister Theresa May: Will she stay or go?

Germany said there was no time to lose on negotiating Brexit because time was ticking. Farage warned that in the event that May can not form a government and Labour creates a coalition "then I thi...

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Theresa May seeks minority gov't with DUP after bruising election result

Theresa May seeks minority gov't with DUP after bruising election result

Despite many predicting the party would win a majority of as many as 70 seats, Ms May fell eight seats short of a majority with 318 seats. "As we do, we will continue to work with our friends and alli...

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Merkel says EU is 'ready to start Brexit negotiations'

All of this will certainly make Brexit negotiations more complex. May had called the election in order to consolidate her mandate to negotiate Britain's exit from the Europe Union. The Telegra...

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