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Iranian president calls U.S. relations 'a curvy road'

Iranian president calls U.S. relations 'a curvy road'

He was less flattering in his assessment of the Trump administration so far. "Once we have finalized our conclusions, we will meet the challenges Iran poses with clarity and conviction", said the Depa...

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Netanyahu says all government ministers must attend Trump's arrival

Netanyahu says all government ministers must attend Trump's arrival

Trump has sent mixed signals about how he will approach the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Netanyahu frequently clashed with former President Barack Obama. Erel Segal on Israel's Army Radio was led to ...

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Gunmen open fire on Coptic Christians, killing 23 in Egypt

Gunmen open fire on Coptic Christians, killing 23 in Egypt

The attack took place as they were driving to a monastery south of Cairo , the governor of Egypt's Minya province, Essam al-Bedaiwy, said . The bus was travelling to the Monastery of St Samuel th...

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US diplomat: China tightened border controls with N. Korea

US diplomat: China tightened border controls with N. Korea

The renewed effort comes at the behest of lawmakers fearing North Korea's development of intercontinental ballistic missile ( ICBM ) technology. Marine Lt. Outlined in the plan are some of the way...

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Pakistan police fire tear gas, swing batons at farmers rally

Pakistan police fire tear gas, swing batons at farmers rally

He also bristled at criticism over his economic performance, saying negative portrayals of the economy in the press was sending confusing signals overseas at a time when all foreign institutions and i...

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'There's a lot of questions': Ariana Grande comforted by family

Abedi, 23, studied at Salford University and attended Burnage Academy. Britain on Tuesday raised its threat level from terrorism to "critical" amid concerns that the 22-year-old Abedi may have acc...

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With Senate done, House ready to debate budget ideas

With Senate done, House ready to debate budget ideas

Rep. Jim Karleskint, R-Tonganoxie, a retired school administrator, voted yes and cited some reasons: It raises the at-risk funding multiplier to the highest level ever; fully funds all-day kindergarte...

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India hopes for sovereign, independent, united Palestine, says PM Modi

Foreign secretary S. Jaishankar is expected to visit Israel next week for preparatory talks ahead of Modi's trip there, scheduled for June 5-6. Prime Minister Modi said India is looking to expand ...

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Trump sides with French victor, at least now

Somewhat less jocular, Macron briefly thanked Trump and switched to the agenda of the day, telling reporters that the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit later in the day would "allow us to have...

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Masked gunmen kill 28 in attack on Christians in Egypt

Masked gunmen kill 28 in attack on Christians in Egypt

It was not immediately clear who was responsible for the shooting, but Coptic Christians have been targeted by ISIS militants several times in recent years and ongoing violence has triggered a mass ...

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Manchester terror attack: What we know

Queen talks to Harrogate girl about "wicked" attack as she visits hospital treating Manchester woundedArmed police are patrolling trains for the first time in United Kingdom historyManchester Terror...

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Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify to Senate panel in public session

Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify to Senate panel in public session

The Times also reported on Friday that Trump called Comey a "nut job" in the midst of a meeting with Russian diplomats that took place the day after he fired Comey. Reuters was not immedia...

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GOP Montana win may be blip in Democrats' anti-Trump hopes

Prior to his assault charge, Gianforte was significantly supported by Trump's inner circle. "He might have muttered his name once or twice when he was running against me and now he wants to "drain the...

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Iran reformists sweep Tehran municipal council election

Iran reformists sweep Tehran municipal council election

Rouhani's statement comes as President Donald Trump, who just finished a visit to Saudi Arabia and is now visiting Israel, came out forcefully against Iran's pursuit of nuclear weapons, its ballistic ...

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Assange says "will not forgive or forget" detention for 7 years

He is now free to leave the embassy when he wants. Julian Assange dubbed news that Sweden dropped its rape probe against him as an "important victory" and a vindication but vowed "the proper war i...

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G7 leaders must not waver on Russian Federation sanctions, says EU's Tusk

G7 leaders must not waver on Russian Federation sanctions, says EU's Tusk

European Council President Donald Tusk says he is not sure he shares "a common opinion about Russia" with Donald Trump . "My main message to President Trump was that what gives our cooperation and f...

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In Egypt 26 killed in fresh attack on Christians

In Egypt 26 killed in fresh attack on Christians

They say they have long suffered from persecution, but in recent months the frequency of deadly attacks against them has increased. The members of the Security Council reaffirmed "that terrorism in ...

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Soldiers launch attacks in besieged Philippine city

Soldiers launch attacks in besieged Philippine city

The southern Philippines, particularly the resource-rich but poverty-wracked Mindanao region, has always been a hotbed of activity by the Abu Sayyaf and other fundamentalist groups. A woman sits with ...

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Last 3 years have transformed people's lives: PM Modi

Last 3 years have transformed people's lives: PM Modi

The bridge would also reduce the distance from Rupai on NH 37 in Assam to Meka/Roing on NH 52 in Arunachal by 165 km. In his speech, Mr. Modi said that inaugurated road bridge will be named after B...

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Trump believes he can make an Israel-Palestine peace deal

Abbas welcomed Trump's "noble and possible mission". "I know you heard it before". "I am committed to achieving a peace agreement between the Israelis and the Palestinians", said Trump. In both Sau...

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Sunday snooze: Commerce secretary Wilbur Ross nods off during Trump speech

Yuval Steinitz, a senior cabinet member and close confidant to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, called Saudi Arabia a "hostile country" and added that the deal was "definitely something that shoul...

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British security stops sharing intelligence on Manchester attack with US over leaks

British security stops sharing intelligence on Manchester attack with US over leaks

President Donald Trump at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels . The police, Downing Street and the Home Office refused to comment on the BBC report, but Theresa May will...

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UK Labour chief says he'll end 'war on terror' if he governs

He will say British foreign policy helped create an environment which encouraged domestic terror attacks . He said experts - "including professionals in our intelligence and security services" - ha...

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9th Circuit to hear travel ban appeal, again

9th Circuit to hear travel ban appeal, again

Paez asked Wall. "There was no reference to the Japanese in that executive order but look what happened". Last week, a federal judge in MI ordered the Trump administration to turn over communicati...

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White House: Western Wall comments 'unauthorized,' do not represent Trump's stance

Netanyahu vehemently denies the report. Since Mr Trump took office in January, the Israeli far-right has called on the prime minister to profit from the incoming Republican administration's pro-Isra...

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North Korea on Trajectory to Nuclear-Armed ICBM: US Intel Official

North Korea on Trajectory to Nuclear-Armed ICBM: US Intel Official

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - South Korea will allow a civic group to contact North Korea over help in fighting malaria , the first such approval since North Korea's fourth nuclear test in January 2016...

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US plans first intercept test of intercontinental-range missile

US plans first intercept test of intercontinental-range missile

The decision comes even as tensions remain high after North Korea test-fired this month its longest-range ballistic missile yet. Newsweek says Hawaii is exploring a new missile defense initiative ...

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Conservative drops out of Iran presidential election

In a statement read by Jahangiri in Iran's southern city of Shiraz on Tuesday, he announced the decision to quit the race. "Who finances them?" said Mr Rouhani at another point. 21, 2017. Raisi's ...

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Planted Explosives Caused Civilian Deaths in Mosul Strike

He said 36 civilians remain unaccounted for. That amount of explosives was not enough to bring down the structure, but it triggered a secondary blast from the explosives planted by ISIS . US reconnai...

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British police make two more arrests after Manchester bombing

Hashim Abedi, the 18-year-old brother of alleged British-born bomber Salman Abedi , 22, was detained in Tripoli Tuesday night, a spokesman for a Libyan anti-terror force said Wednesday. Prime Minis...

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Iranian president calls relations with US 'a curvy road'

Qassemi also called on Manama to take heed of popular demands and launch a dialog to solve the country's problems without recourse to foreign interference. The French leader had called to congratulat...

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Juncker says Trump was not aggressive on German trade surplus

The U.S. had a $132 billion trade deficit with the world in terms of passenger vehicle sales past year. During the campaign he criticized German Chancellor Angela Merkel for doing a "terrible job"...

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Trump meets Pope, calls it an 'honour'

The two talked privately for about 30 minutes with translators. A statement from the Vatican said that "satisfaction was expressed" at their "joint commitment in favor of life" and that there ...

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Italy backs G-7 action on climate, migrants

The G-7 is an informal, yearly gathering among seven democracies with advanced economies that among them have almost 50 percent of the world's annual global economic output, according to the Council...

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What We Know About The Suspect In The Manchester Arena Bombing

CCTV vision of suicide bomber Salman Abedi approaching the Manchester Arena has been released. Salman Abedi lived for years with family in a modest red-brick house in the Fallowfield section...

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US Singer Ariana Grande suspends tour following Manchester terror attack

Trump, for his part, called the leaks "deeply troubling", and vowed to "launch a complete review of this matter", and "if appropriate, the culprit should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law...

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Despite Promise, Trump Won't Be Moving US Embassy To Jerusalem

Despite Promise, Trump Won't Be Moving US Embassy To Jerusalem

Mat Staver, the founder and chairman of the Liberty Counsel, told JNS.org that he believes Trump is receiving pressure to nix the embassy move from "some Muslim nations, some establishment people in t...

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Britain's Labour Party unveils 'radical' election manifesto

But Labour member Catherine Gomersall said cuts rolled out by the government since the 2015 national election would push people to vote for the opposition. "I believe that if Labour can hold on to 2...

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Trump scolds fellow NATO leaders: Spend more for military

NATO's founding treaty states under Article V that an attack on one ally is an attack on all, but Trump questioned the principle during the USA election campaign and has not publicly backed the commi...

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Senate Intelligence Committee Presses For Flynn Documents

Senate Intelligence Committee Presses For Flynn Documents

He said he "saw interaction " that in his mind "raised questions of whether it was collusion", so he decided "it was necessary to pull threads", according to CNN . Burr added that if there is no res...

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