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Ivory Coast says deal reached with mutinous soldiers

Under the proposal accepted by the soldiers, 8,400 mutineers - mostly former rebel fighters who helped President Alassane Ouattara to power - will receive an ...


Putin sits down at piano in China, plays Soviet songs

The Russian leader isn't shy about displaying himself as a macho renaissance man, also participating in judo, ice hockey and horseback riding ― the latter somet...


European Union countries to decide on Singapore trade deal

If all parliaments in member states have to approve global trade deals, future trade deals may take even longer than they already do to come to fruition, as it ...


Turkey Denies German Lawmakers Access to Troops at Incirlik Air Base

Tensions between Berlin and Ankara escalated to an extent that the Turkish Government has turned down a request by German lawmakers to visit troops stationed in...


President Trump Will Inform Congress of NAFTA Plans Next Week, Mexico Says

Along the way, Finance Chairman Orrin Hatch (R-UT) slammed Democrats for "pointless and unprecedented delays". Trade with Mexico supports 6 million American job...


Palestinians hope for settlement curb if peace talks resume

Trump will arrive at Israel's Ben-Guiron Airport on the 22 of May. It considers the entire city to be its eternal capital and next week is set to celebrate the...


New FBI director imminent

He dismissed as less desirable at least two of the 14 candidates under consideration by Trump, former Rep. Mike Rogers of MI and Sen. The FBI Agents Associati...


Qalibaf Drops Out of Presidential Race in Favour of Raisi

A former police chief and member of the Revolutionary Guards, he has played on his tough-guy image in the past, but this year targeted his campaign against the ...


Saudi Arabia counting down the seconds until Trump arrives

Trump's senior officials who visited the region recently have already put the basis for the anti-Iran alliance into place. President Trump first travels to ...


Hundreds evacuated in Kashmir villages as India-Pakistan cross-border fighting escalates

Meanwhile, 51 schools in Nowshera sector have been closed for an indefinite period while 36 in Manjakote and Doongi zones will remain closed for three days. In ...


Putin undecided which song to play when he meets Trump

While there was " no significant damage " to Russian institutions such as banks and hospitals, Putin said the incident was "worrisome" and warranted immediate t...


Just 29 Percent Approve of Trump's Firing of James Comey

On Friday, Trump seemingly provided cover for his press team when he tweeted , "As a very active President with lots of things happening, it is not possible fo...


White House Dodges Questions About Possible Comey Tapes

Last week, as he sought to explain his rationale for firing Comey, the president also sparked another controversy by contradicting his own aides' claims that ...


EU Brexit boss: rights of EU citizens in United Kingdom are top priority

European Council President Donald Tusk warned Thursday (4 May) that Brexit talks could become "impossible" if London and Brussels fail to calm a bitter war of w...


U.S. democracy 'under assault by Donald Trump' after James Comey firing

Thursday: "Oh, I was going fire regardless of recommendation. he made a recommendation, he's highly respected, very good guy, very smart guy, the Democrats lik...


Israel was source of Trump's leaked terrorism intel

He did not deny discussing classified information. Still, the revelations sent a White House accustomed to chaos reeling anew. Any president can legally decla...


Syrian government denies United States accusation of crematorium at prison

The United States has accused the Bashar al-Assad regime of carrying out mass killings of prisoners on a daily basis and then burning their bodies in a large cr...


North Korea threatens 'CIA terrorists', claims US, South Korea behind assassination plot

North Korea's Ministry of State Security claimed the substances employed in the alleged attack could be used remotely and with a delayed effect. The spy age...


Scotland needs choice on independence at end of Brexit: Sturgeon

Ms Sturgeon claimed Labour's manifesto "directly lifts policies that the SNP is already delivering" including free university tuition, ending hospital parking c...


Trump to visit Jewish, Christian holy sites in Jerusalem

Friedman followed in his father's footsteps, becoming president of the American Friends of Beit El Institutions, which holds an annual gala fundraiser. The ques...


Oil drops on rising U.S. crude inventory, defies expected supply cut extension

Both benchmarks have risen more than $5 since hitting five-month lows 10 days ago. Analysts said that the market was supported by an expectation that the Orga...


CBI conducts raids at premises of P Chidambaram, Karti in TN

The FIPB unit in the ministry had clearly stated that for downstream investment in INX, a separate FIPB approval was required. "Strongly condemn raids against...


China's real estate investment quickens pace

The softening of all three growth gauges comes despite credit data for April that showed new renminbi loans grew 7.8% month-on-month to Rmb1.1tn, while total so...


Hillary Clinton announces creation of new political group

Republican National Committee spokesman Michael Ahrens said voters rejected Clinton last fall "because she's completely out-of-touch, untrustworthy, and embrac...


Trump says he could name Federal Bureau of Investigation head by next week

Trump then asked him if he could pledge "honest loyalty", to which Comey is said to have replied: "You will have that". Trump called the candidates for the po...