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US reviews Iran nuke programme, implements missile sanctions

Although Iran is a signatory to the Chemical Weapons Convention and has promised to dismantle its chemical weapons arsenal, the US State Department in 2013 said...


Interviews well underway for new Federal Bureau of Investigation director to replace Comey

Under Comey, the FBI was investigating whether Trump campaign aides colluded with Russian Federation in an attempt to sway the USA election in the Republican's ...


Trump to deliver commencement address at Liberty University

Trump, who received an honorary doctor of laws degree at the ceremony, encouraged the students to embrace being an outsider. "It's the outsiders who change th...


Dutch King co-pilots KLM Cityhopper flights twice per month

He is now being retrained to fly the KLM Boeing 737 as the Fokker 70 is being retired. Interestingly, though, the king said passengers rarely recognised him...


Conservative drops out of Iran election to back hard-liner

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's re-election campaign received a lift as a fellow moderate withdrew from the race , and he was endorsed by the influential gr...


The local election results summed up in 6 handy graphics

They have repeatedly warned Britain that its decision to exit the European Union would have dire consequences and cost London dearly. There are elections fo...


US admiral: North Korea's actions 'recipe for disaster'

North Korea on Sunday test-fired a ballistic missile, which "accurately hit" the targeted open waters 787 km away after flying to a maximum altitude of 2,111.5 ...


Congressman calls for Trump's impeachment on House floor

The Senate Intelligence Committee also asked for the Comey memos , and asked Comey to come testify in both public and private hearings, after he'd declined th...


ISIS attacks Afghan media broadcaster

According to some news agencies, ISIS wounded at least 14 people, including journalists. Earlier, local media reported that a group of suicide bombers targe...


Chaffetz: I'm ready to subpoena for Comey memo

She said she is not sure, though, if the committee can take Trump or the White House at face value on many questions surrounding the probe. We also obviously ...


Labour won't hit £80000 earners with immediate income tax hike, says Corbyn

On page 120, the paragraph referring to it says: "Labour supports the renewal of the Trident nuclear deterrent". - Scottish Labour (@scottishlabour) May 17, 2...


Nine Injured In Violence Outside Turkish Ambassador's Residence

Such groups will "have no safe quarter", Trump said in the White House's historic Roosevelt Room, where he also commended Turkey's "leadership in seeking an end...


UN court to rule on Indian 'spy' facing execution

Swaraj, meanwhile, tweeted about how the order had come as a relief to Jadhav's family, and how Indian government under PM Modi would leave no stone unturned to...


Texas lands top prep recruit Mohamed Bamba

And one of my goals right now in life is to get better at making the right call despite having incomplete information. Bamba was ranked by Scout.com as the No. ...


ICJ unanimously stays Jadhav's execution till final verdict

Saying that the matter, prima facie, falls under its jurisdiction, the court obeserved that India has presented sufficient evidence to demonstrate that Jadhav w...


PM Calls Up French President-Elect to Congratulate Him

However, Le Pen called on all patriots "to join us" in constituting a "new political force" during the upcoming legislative elections. "Happy that the French ...


Sheriff David Clarke Leaving to Accept DHS Job

Clarke announced Wednesday that he intends to resign in June to take a job with the Department of Homeland Security as a liaison to state, local and tribal law...


Barack Obama thinks Donald Trump is 'nothing but a bulls**ter'

Obama, who aggressively campaigned against Trump during the campaign but who has refrained from publicly criticizing him since the race, reportedly told two fri...


Gay rights supporters demonstrate in Russia's St. Petersburg

The State Department has issued ongoing concerns about the situation in Chechnya but would not comment on the visa issue as "records are confidential under US...


Erdogan says Turkey can not lift state of emergency until fully calm

The U.S. sees the Syrian Kurds as its best battlefield partner on the ground in northern Syria . "What we saw yesterday - a violent attack on a peaceful demons...


New French prime minister took job because of 'unique' situation

Prime Minister Edouard Philippe, whom Macron named on Monday, will lead the government, at least until the parliamentary elections scheduled for June. She had n...


France's Macron to unveil list of candidates for new party

But if he fails, populism, nationalism and protectionism will soon be resurgent. Le Pen, whom the chief rabbi of France and the CRIF umbrella of Jewish commun...


Trump Asked Comey to Shut Down Flynn Probe

Comey, who was known to keep a paper trail of sensitive meetings, chronicled the president's request in a memo he produced soon after the conversation, accordin...


Russia, Iran Bear Responsibility for Observance of Syria Safe Zones Agreement

The High Negotiations Committee, a Syrian opposition group, said the agreement is not legitimate because the UN Security Council is the party delegated to ove...


Chelsea Manning released from military prison

In one of his final acts before leaving office in January, then-US President Barack Obama commuted Manning's 35-year prison sentence. Manning announced af...