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Merkel says open to principle of reciprocity in trade policy

Merkel says open to principle of reciprocity in trade policy

Macron at the Chancellery in Berlin . He was speaking in Berlin on his first foreign visit since his inauguration yesterday, and at his first joint news conference with German Chancellor Angela ...

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Jared Kushner discussed setting up secret communications with Russian ambassador

His lawyer later said it was a mistake, telling Federal Bureau of Investigation that he would amend the forms. Testimony continues on Capitol Hill with multiple congressional probes digging into the...

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Putin discusses Syria, economic ties with Iran's Rouhani

At the Tehran press conference, Rouhani also defended Iran's ballistic missile program, something heavily criticized by Trump's new administration. and the sheikhs of various Arab countries", the...

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Trump faces G7 squeeze on climate change, trade at Sicily summit

Trump faces G7 squeeze on climate change, trade at Sicily summit

Host nation Italy had hoped to talk about Europe's migration crisis and problems in Africa, Reuters reported; on Saturday leaders from five African nations joined the summit. And the White House said ...

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Donald Trump's Middle East Comment in Israel

Donald Trump's Middle East Comment in Israel

Trump said in Riyadh: "From Lebanon to Iraq to Yemen , Iran funds, arms , and trains terrorists, militias, and other extremist groups that spread destruction and chaos across the region". B...

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Protesters oppose martial law in Philippines

Protesters oppose martial law in Philippines

Duterte made the remark in a speech to soldiers on Mindanao island, where he imposed martial law on Tuesday to try to crush Islamic State-linked rebels, who have been battling the military after la...

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Donald Trump believes EU27 more united after Brexit vote, Donald Tusk says

Donald Trump believes EU27 more united after Brexit vote, Donald Tusk says

The EU and USA leaders talked about foreign policy, security, climate change, trade and Brexit. Whatever it was, to my mind, we can work out a common position with the United States on Ukraine, Tusk...

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US plans first test of ICBM intercept, with North Korea on mind

US plans first test of ICBM intercept, with North Korea on mind

The Missile Defense Agency said in its FY2018 Budget Overview that it would deploy eight additional ground-based interceptors in Alaska by the end of 2017, for a total of 44 overall "to improve protec...

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Trump condemns 'evil losers' behind Manchester attack

Israeli sovereignty in Jerusalem didn't feature, even in the week that marks 50 years since Israel took control of the city's east during the 1967 Middle East War. Instead, the White House hoped to ...

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G-7 source: USA gets more time for climate pact answer

Security questions dominated initial G7 discussion on Friday and the leaders called on internet service providers and social media firms to "substantially increase" their efforts to rein in extremist ...

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Concrete steps have transformed lives of people: PM Modi

Concrete steps have transformed lives of people: PM Modi

Ar around 1:50 pm, Modi is expected to leave for Guhawati, where he will lay the foundation stone of the All-India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), the first such institute come up in the Nort...

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Police issue photo of Manchester attacker, believe bomb made in city apartment

So far, 13 arrests have been made in connection with the ongoing investigation related to the attack that happened on Monday, moments after USA singer Ariana Grande finished her performance. Photos sh...

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Egyptian jets carry out 6 strikes against terror camps in Libya

The group has no known connections to IS in Egypt. "We will avenge them or die like them", mourners said, while marching with a giant wooden cross. Arab TV stations showed images of a bus riddled ...

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AP Analysis: Rouhani's hardest challenge may be Iran's hopes

AP Analysis: Rouhani's hardest challenge may be Iran's hopes

Raisi campaigned on populist and Islamic policies, and attacked Rouhani's promises of economic stimulus following the lifting of economic sanctions as a ploy for Iran's 1%. This is particularly ha...

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Here's what the Supreme Court might look at — Travel ban case

Here's what the Supreme Court might look at — Travel ban case

If at least five justices vote to let the travel ban take effect, there's a good chance they also would uphold the policy later on. "The campaign statements here are probative of objective becau...

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Alabama executes man for 1982 murder-for-hire

He waved his fingers up in the direction of his daughters, who watched from a witness room. Prior to the execution Troy Wicker's niece had told Alabama media that the execution would give survivin...

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Jared Kushner Sought Back Channel With Russians... Say Russians

US President Donald Trump is preparing to set up a " war room" in the White House to address the issues arising one after another on Russia's relations with members of his election campaign, gover...

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Filipino troops, gunships fight militants in southern city

Amid the release of a transcript in which Trump bragged to Duterte of nuclear submarines outside North Korea and in which Trump praised Duterte for doing an "unbelievable job on the drug problem", ...

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Ransomware attack: North Korea 'key' suspect, India 'well-protected'

Ransomware attack: North Korea 'key' suspect, India 'well-protected'

But that was only part of the picture: Researchers at cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab said in April that a hacking group - known as "Lazarus" - also attacked financial institutions in Costa Rica, Eth...

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UK police show photo of concert bomber, ask public for info

The straps of a knapsack are visible on his shoulders. The police have also issued a timeline of events leading up to the attack Monday night, and statistics about what they have found in their ongo...

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Trump's Speech to Israeli Parliament Scrapped amid Concerns

Trump's Speech to Israeli Parliament Scrapped amid Concerns

President Donald Trump on Tuesday slammed the perpetrators behind Monday night's suicide bomb attack in Manchester , England, that claimed 22 lives and injured almost 60 other people. " Trump m...

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Foreigners involved in deadly Philippine urban battle: gov't

Duterte said martial law in the southern Philippines could last a year. and remarked that the declaration was needed to combat the rise of ISIS. Residents fleeing the besieged city of Marawi are qu...

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Rouhani hails Azerbaijan as Iran's great neighbor

Relations between Gulf Arab states, including the UAE, have been strained over fears that Tehran was interfering in their affairs, including in Syria and Yemen, fomenting unrest and sectarian tens...

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Congress Upset After Rahul Gandhi Denied Permission to Visit Saharanpur

Congress Upset After Rahul Gandhi Denied Permission to Visit Saharanpur

Everybody in the country, who is not powerful, is scared. Congress' district chief Sashi Wali had sought permission for Gandhi to meet the victims. As per UP police report, 40 people have been inj...

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UK security threat level lowered as police close on bomber's suspected network

Police officers set a cordon outside the entrance of a property they entered in the Moss Side area of Manchester on May 27, 2017 , during an operation. Armed police will be on patrol over the holiday...

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Eight-year-old attack victim a 'beautiful little girl'

Eight-year-old attack victim a 'beautiful little girl'

The youngster's heartbroken parents placed a teddy bear outside their fish and chip shop. "Our thoughts and prayers are with her friends and family during this very bad time of loss", club chaplain ...

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Russians discussed how to influence Trump via aides

Russians discussed how to influence Trump via aides

Dozens of former campaign staffers are expected to be contacted soon to ensure they are aware of the request, the Post said, citing the two people. A spokesman for the committee declined to confirm ...

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G-7 Echoes Watered-Down Trade Language as Mnuchin Holds Firm

G-7 Echoes Watered-Down Trade Language as Mnuchin Holds Firm

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin. German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said Friday he would convey in his meeting with Mnuchin that the world needs US leadership to help drive global growth. ...

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Emmanuel Macron experiences the phenomenon of Donald Trump's handshake on two occasions

The two leaders met face-to-face for the first time on Thursday in Brussels , with the former French banker having been among the first to experience the USA mogul-turned president's famous grip. As ...

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Trump makes G-7 deal on trade, takes rain check on climate

Recounting what they described as successes over the past week, they noted pledges by Arab countries - made during Trump's first stop in Saudi Arabia - to step up their coordination in the fight again...

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Brazil's President Refuses to Resign Amid Corruption Scandal

Mr Temer's conservative government has angered millions of Brazilians with its ambitious austerity reforms, which include the planned raising of the retirement age to fix the country's unaffordable pe...

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ISIS Militants from Indonesia Die in Marawi

The President issued the pronouncement as fighting between government troops and local terror groups continued in some parts of Marawi City, 45 kilometers southwest of Iligan City. The Philippines gov...

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Trump promotes Mideast peace ambitions, leaves out the details

Trump promotes Mideast peace ambitions, leaves out the details

Matty Stern/ZUMA Press/NewscomFor decades American presidents have tried, with varying degrees of effort and to varying degrees of success, to negotiate a peace between Israel and the Palestinia...

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This Woman Speaks For Muslims, Not The Terrorist

During an interview on Wednesday's Good Morning Britain , Khan was asked by Piers Morgan whether he felt there were Muslims "who would like to report suspicions but are anxious that if they do, t...

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Paris climate commitment 'crippling' to US growth: White House

Paris climate commitment 'crippling' to US growth: White House

At home, Democrats say honouring the pact among about 200 nations is important for USA strategic interests. In a bilateral meeting with Trump on Thursday in Brussels , French President Emmanuel ...

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Lawyer says Kushner stands ready to talk to investigators

The cascade of news showed that the multiple Russian Federation inquiries are advancing and that leaks continue to spout from the government, giving administration officials no respite even as they tr...

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Raikkonen claims pole position as Hamilton starts from lowly 13th in Monaco

Raikkonen claims pole position as Hamilton starts from lowly 13th in Monaco

Despite that he looked on course to make the top 10 shootout until Stoffel Vandoorne's accident forced him to abandon his final flying lap. But Vettel wasn't happy to miss out on pole to his team ma...

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Trump, G7 peers seek deals on terrorism, trade, climate

Trump, G7 peers seek deals on terrorism, trade, climate

The leaders of Tunisia, Ethiopia, Niger, Nigeria and Kenya will join the discussions on Saturday to say what should be done to encourage investment and innovation on their continent. awful". The G-7...

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Netanyahu: US to Boost Military Aid Amid Saudi Arms Deal

Netanyahu: US to Boost Military Aid Amid Saudi Arms Deal

The Palestinians responded with a rally and protest against Israel . Trump and Netanyahu in particular lavished praise on each other during their multiple meetings. "In so doing we will all enjoy a...

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German minister sees Jordan potential to host German troops

German minister sees Jordan potential to host German troops

Since 2015, around 260 German troops, six high-tech Tornado surveillance jets and a tanker aircraft have been stationed in Incirlik Air Base, providing support for anti-ISIL operations. He said Gabrie...

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