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Author: 0 President Trump calls for unity against terrorism

During his visit, he had a different tone, from years ago, calling Islam one of the world's greatest faiths and promised Muslim leaders that the USA will work with them to fight terrorism. World Bank President Jim Yong Kim, who said he first heard about the Women Entrepreneurs Fund when it was pitched to him by Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, said the program will only expand.

Author: 0 France, Italy call for more integrated European Union action on migrants

Visiting French troops fighting jihadists in West Africa, Macron has vowed that France will be unyielding. Macron, who is now facing a slate of difficulties such as unemployment, terror threats and political division, has said that he hopes to transcend the divides of the left and right political parties.

Global Justin Trudeau photobombs Vancouver students at prom
Author: 0 Justin Trudeau photobombs Vancouver students at prom

The Canadian prime minister was snapped by his official photographer as he jogged past the well-dressed party-goers on Stanley Park Seawall, in Vancouver , on Friday night. Mr Trudeau agreed and the students gathered together for a group shot . The prime minister was captured shirtless on a Tofino beach where he had stopped to watch a wedding procession go by.

Global President Trump talks media accuracy, warns Comey on Twitter
Author: 0 President Trump talks media accuracy, warns Comey on Twitter

In his tweets on Friday, Trump wrote that, "As a very active president with lots of things happening, it is not possible for my surrogates to stand at podium with flawless accuracy!" Donald Trump has refused to deny recording his meetings with former FBI Director James Comey.

Global ELECTION 2017: Labour quizzed on costing of manifesto promises
Author: 0 ELECTION 2017: Labour quizzed on costing of manifesto promises

However, let's be clear - what we will be putting over is the type of leader Jeremy will be, and people will respect him, I think. But Mr Corbyn said he would not immediately lower the 45p threshold to include everyone paid more than £80,000, instead favouring a phased approach over the course of the next parliament, which will end in 2022.

Author: 0 Trump Focuses On Impact Of Terrorism During Speech In Saudi Arabia

During a speech in Riyadh on Sunday in which he urged Arab and Islamic leaders to do their share to defeat Islamist militants, Trump referred to "Islamic extremism", although advance excerpts had him saying "Islamist extremism". "We have to get to the bottom of it", Trump said in a March 2016 interview with CNN. Despite Trump's previous anti-Muslim rhetoric, the president was warmly welcomed in the Gulf, where Saudi Arabia spent tens of millions of dollars on his visit.

Global Pope names cardinals for Laos, Mali, Sweden, Spain, Salvador
Author: 0 Pope names cardinals for Laos, Mali, Sweden, Spain, Salvador

Peter's Square, said his selection reflects the universal nature of the Catholic Church. "On Wednesday, June 28 I will hold a consistory to appoint five new cardinals". Cardinals over the age of 80 are not able to take part in the conclaves that elect new popes. The chosen Cardinals come from Mali, Spain, Sweden, Laos and El Salvador.

Global S. Korean president vows to reopen probe into 1980 massacre
Author: 0 S. Korean president vows to reopen probe into 1980 massacre

Lee said the meeting was productive, according to the report. China has been infuriated by the US deployment of an advanced Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) anti-missile system in South Korea, saying it was a threat to its security and would do nothing to ease tension with North Korea.

Global Trump Mentions 'Islamic Terror' During Speech in Saudi Arabia
Author: 0 Trump Mentions 'Islamic Terror' During Speech in Saudi Arabia

US President Donald Trump, in a spirited speech to Arab leaders gathered in Riyadh, called on them to drive out terrorists and extremists from their lands and said they must do it themselves and should not wait for the Americans. White House officials has said he did not want to lecture, something they believe Obama did, unsuccessfully. Delivering the speech here in Saudi Arabia, which is home to Islam's two holiest sites, Trump sought to push past his campaign rhetoric - including a ...

Author: 0 Macron names cabinet, supporters in key ministries

French President Emmanuel Macron has unveiled on Wednesday a diverse cabinet line-up of 11 men and 11 women as was promised during his campaign. For interior minister, Macron picked Gerard Collomb, the mayor of Lyon who was one of the first Socialists to support him.

Global 'Hero's welcome' for missile developers in North Korea
Author: 0 'Hero's welcome' for missile developers in North Korea

North Korea has made no secret of the fact that it is working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of striking the USA mainland and has ignored calls to halt its nuclear and missile programmes, even from China, its lone major ally. "I, too, plan to work with the global community to resolutely and fundamentally denuclearize North Korea through all available means, including sanctions and dialogue", the president was quoted as telling the United Nations chief.

Global Three charged with murder of 6-year-old MS boy in vehicle
Author: 0 Three charged with murder of 6-year-old MS boy in vehicle

The men from MS were arrested hours after the child's body was found and will be charged with capital murder, which makes them eligible for the death penalty. The child, Kingston Frazier , was in a Toyota Camry at about 1:15 a.m. CDT (0615 GMT) outside a Kroger store in Jackson while his mother was inside.

Global IS claims attack in northern Syria that killed insurgents
Author: 0 IS claims attack in northern Syria that killed insurgents

The headquarters was located in a village in Idlib Province, with the attacker parking an explosive-laden motorcycle outside, and entering the building with a suicide vest, before detonating both, killing at least 20 and wounding dozens . It later said the death toll rose to 14, including a local leader, in the twin attacks. Syrian regime forces have taken advantage of rebel infighting, particularly a separate spat further south near Damascus , to recapture territory from rebels in the ...

Author: 0 As Macron Marches to Victory, the Tech Industry Sighs with Relief

In January, Macron announced En Marche! would try to field candidates in all 577 constituencies in the legislative ballots on June 11 and 18, but the prospects of the movement securing a working majority (even potentially in an alliance with key blocs of lawmakers from one or more other parties) are uncertain.

Global Army leaker Chelsea Manning released from prison
Author: 0 Army leaker Chelsea Manning released from prison

The former military intelligence analyst, then known as Private First Class Bradley Manning, was convicted of leaking more than 700,000 documents, videos, diplomatic cables and battlefield accounts. Manning was convicted under the Espionage Act, a World War I era law that was meant to stop people from supporting enemies of the US during wartime.

Author: 0 Russia ridicules US reaction to Comey's firing

Teasers for the interview's release comes after he fired off a series of tweets on Saturday morning to tell the world that as he is a "very active President with lots of things happening" it is not possible for his team to report "at podium with flawless accuracy".

Global South Korea's Moon names top ministers and security adviser
Author: 0 South Korea's Moon names top ministers and security adviser

According to the official Xinhua news agency, Mr Xi told Mr Lee: "China is willing to strengthen communication with the new South Korean government". Citing what Moon said during the meeting, Chung Woo-taik, the whip of the Liberty Korea Party, told reporters that President Moon said he had obsessions to fulfill what he said.

Author: 0 Imam Khomeini's Grandson Calls on Iranians to Back Rouhani

Some also have speculated that Qalibaf could serve as a vice president in Raisi's administration, in exchange for his support. Rouhani, a mid-ranking Muslim cleric and longtime establishment figure, was elected in 2013 by a 51 percent margin on promises of detente with major powers and an end to house arrests of opposition leaders.

Author: 0 Trump urges Muslim fightback on terror

Trump's speech, preceded by a traditional reading of the Holy Quran, held Iran responsible for global extremism and highlighted United States and Saudi commitment to economic development, inter-faith peace and the fight against terrorism. "Putting the context of the speech aside, the imagery is striking: Here is Donald Trump in the birthplace of Islam speaking to Muslim leaders from across the world, and the Koran is being recited before he gives his address.

Global North Korea calls latest solid-fuel missile test successful
Author: 0 North Korea calls latest solid-fuel missile test successful

A missile launched from North Korea could hit the US within 30 minutes. Under third-generation dictator Kim Jong Un, North Korea has been advancing its decades-long goal of putting a nuclear warhead on an intercontinental ballistic missile capable of reaching the USA mainland.

Global Iran's Rouhani draws fire from United States after election win
Author: 0 Iran's Rouhani draws fire from United States after election win

Rouhani won a resounding victory in the polls on Saturday. An Iranian army general on Sunday refuted the comments by the U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson for urging a policy shift in Tehran's conduct during President Hassan Rouhani's second term, Tasnim news agency reported.

Global Russian Federation says latest US Syria strike hit civilians, was unacceptable
Author: 0 Russian Federation says latest US Syria strike hit civilians, was unacceptable

Pro-government forces in Syria were advancing on the position of the coalition under the control of the Iranians, believed in the Pentagon. Speaking to reporters on Thursday, U.S. The official said the convoy was "significant" in size, but only the lead vehicles were hit. "They had every opportunity to leave the area". A member of the USA -backed Syrian rebel forces told Reuters the strikes hit a convoy of Syrian and Iranian-backed militias that were heading toward a base used by US and USA ...

Global Indonesian Police Arrest 141 Men Over 'Gay Sex Party'
Author: 0 Indonesian Police Arrest 141 Men Over 'Gay Sex Party'

A police statement said the Jakarta sauna was the venue for a sex party promoted as 'The Wild One'. "The victims were raided, captured, and taken to the North Jakarta Police precinct after being stripped and put into city buses", said LBH Jakarta public lawyer Pratiwi Febry, as quoted by Tempo .

Author: 0 North Korea Test Fires Mid-Range Missile Amid Growing Tensions

It also tested the North's capability to carry a "large-size heavy nuclear warhead", KCNA said. Officials in Seoul had earlier reported the test, with South Korea's Joint Chiefs of Staff saying it could not yet identify the type of missile fired on May 21 from Pukchang in South Pyongan Province but that it traveled about 500 kilometers.

Author: 0 Palestinians Drop All Preconditions For Peace Talks With Israel

Donald Trump began his maiden worldwide trip as USA president Friday, leaving the White House awash in a slew of controversies that has some politicians invoking comparisons to the Watergate scandal that brought down the presidency of Richard Nixon.

Author: 0 Next stop for Trump is Palestine for the 'ultimate deal'

The conversations got more heated from there, according to published reports, with a junior American official telling an Israeli official in the prime minister's office that the Western Wall is "not your territory". After two concerted efforts, Obama left office without having accomplished his goal. It is unlikely that Trump will express many of these sentiments, but doing so would enhance his credibility in the region, and lay the groundwork for a possible comprehensive peace agreement.

Author: 0 Unemployment rates hit record lows in 3 states, including Texas

That's a slowing from the growth rate that was near or above three percent throughout most of the past four years. The report, which gives data for eight sectors for nine months in 2016 till end-December - manufacturing, construction, trade, transport, hotels and restaurant, IT/BPO, education and health - shows low job growth in nearly all sectors and jobs shrinking in construction and hotels and restaurants.

Global Ivanka Trump Advocates for Female Empowerment During Saudi Arabia Visit
Author: 0 Ivanka Trump Advocates for Female Empowerment During Saudi Arabia Visit

Drive them out of your communities. Mr Trump , Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi and Saudi Arabia's King Salman are lit from below by the glowing orb, in a scene that's been compared to the summoning of an ancient evil, or a shady ceremony straight out of the fevered imagination of an Alex Jones-style conspiracy theorist.

Global Transcript Of Trump's Saudi Arabia Speech Reveals A New Tone Toward Muslims
Author: 0 Transcript Of Trump's Saudi Arabia Speech Reveals A New Tone Toward Muslims

He said his administration would instead be offering partnership based on shared interests and values. The speech came as Trump tried to escape the fallout from his 9 May firing of former FBI Director James Comey amid accusations he was trying to stop a federal investigation into his campaign's ties with Russian Federation a year ago.

Global Immigration officers detain man whose prison term was cut
Author: 0 Immigration officers detain man whose prison term was cut

About 600 are in the custody of Immigration and Customs Enforcement, according to statistics by the agency. The family is still looking for answers about what comes next. But Immigration and Customs Enforcement can request that an inmate suspected of an immigration violation be held after their release from jail or prison under a form referred to as a hold or a detainer.

Author: 0 Trump Heads to Israel, Pursues 'Ultimate Deal' of Peace

Even as his administration fights for its travel ban from several Muslim-majority countries, President Donald Trump is using the nation that is home to Islam's holiest site as a backdrop to call for Muslim unity in the fight against terrorism.

Author: 0 Rouhani re-elected as Iran's 12th President with thumping majority

Rouhani won almost 23 million votes, a strong improvement over his election victory in 2013, when he won 18.6 million, 50.1 percent in a six-man race. "At the moment, we know that the U.S. President Donald Trump wants to get rid of it, but he can not", because Rouhani's adminstration has not violated the deal and Iran has done all its obligations, the expert said.

Global Controversy trailing him, Trump heads for Israeli-Palestinian talks
Author: 0 Controversy trailing him, Trump heads for Israeli-Palestinian talks

Originally, Trump was set to be received in Israel with a simple handshake ceremony on the tarmac, then taken by helicopter to his first meeting with President Reuven Rivlin at the President's Residence in Jerusalem . "I don't think they are falling for it". Palestinian factions in the central occupied West Bank city of Ramallah have called upon the Palestinian people to partake in a "Day of Rage" on Tuesday, during the planned visit by US President Donald Trump to the occupied ...

Author: 0 North Korea declares medium-range missile ready for deployment

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ordered the launch and watched from an observation post, state media reported Monday. South Korea and the USA earlier described Sunday's missile as medium-range. This contradicts the views of USA military experts who have said recently that the Hwasong-12 can in fact successfully transport and detonate its payload.

Author: 0 Grassley 'extremely disappointed' Comey won't testify before panel

Flynn's lawyer, Robert Kelner, had already told the panel he would not voluntarily provide the documents responsive to an earlier April 28 request. Congressional aides told Reuters the committee was still negotiating in the hopes of obtaining the requested documents.

Author: 0 Ducks top goal-scorer Rickard Rakell misses Gm 5 with injury

And it's up to us to score more goals than they do. Jonathan Bernier saved 16 of 18 shots in relief, but there was no word on Gibson's status after the game. "They're going to look good". Gibson vowed to be back in the lineup Monday but coach Randy Carlyle was not as optimistic, telling reporters: "We'll do an assessment tomorrow and we'll do an assessment once we get to Nashville on Monday morning and see where that takes us".

Author: 0 ICJ's verdict on Kulbhushan Jadhav justified: MoS Law

Describing the ICJ verdict as a major victory for India and also a victory for justice and human rights, Mengal said, "The Pakistani government, intelligence agencies and the Army have been carrying atrocities and acts of genocide against the Baloch people".

Global Julian Assange hails 'victory' as Sweden drops probe
Author: 0 Julian Assange hails 'victory' as Sweden drops probe

Speaking from the balcony of the Ecuadorian embassy in London, Assange said he could not forgive the bad injustice he had suffered. United Kingdom police say Assange will still be arrested for "minor offence" if he left Ecuadorian embassy where he is holed up.

Global United States university graduates stage walk-out during Mike Pence speech
Author: 0 United States university graduates stage walk-out during Mike Pence speech

The walk-out was not overly disruptive, with the students who organised the protest apparently speaking to the university about how to leave the ceremony in such a way that they'd cause as little commotion as possible. Police had been made aware of the protest. "I felt like I couldn't just simply sit there and be still", said graduate Luis Miranda of Utah. Graduates who chose to leave before his address did so peacefully.

Author: 0 India didn't win Jadhav case: Pakistan's ICJ lawyer

The announcement by Sartaj Aziz came amid criticism by experts and opposition leaders over the government's handling of the case at the International Court of Justice. Mr. Katju was quoted as saying in a social media post, "People are gloating over India's victory before the ICJ regarding Kulbhushan Jadhav ". Qureshi represented Pakistan at the ICJ earlier this week.

Author: 0 North Korea fires mid-range missile in its latest test

The official Korean Central News Agency said Monday morning that the military had tested a medium-to-long range ballistic missile called the Pukguksong-2. The North conducted two nuclear tests a year ago. South Korea wants to reopen communications with North Korea, officials said yesterday. The February launch was the North's first missile test after President Donald Trump took office.

Global 2 suspected Islamic State extremists killed in Turkey raid
Author: 0 2 suspected Islamic State extremists killed in Turkey raid

In a previous statement, the governor had said that the Azerbaijani suspect had rented a auto and came to Ankara to drop off two suspicious people. The nighttime police operation was conducted after a man from Azerbaijan, thought to be an IS member, was detained in Istanbul.

Global Nicola Sturgeon sticking with policy on new independence vote
Author: 0 Nicola Sturgeon sticking with policy on new independence vote

Questioned by the media after her short speech in central Edinburgh, May refused to offer any further detail about the costings in her United Kingdom manifesto despite earlier telling Tory activists "leadership means being straight with people about the challenges ahead".

Global Brazil's top court releases testimony linking president to bribes
Author: 0 Brazil's top court releases testimony linking president to bribes

Temer said an audio recording purporting to show him discussing payment of hush money to a jailed politician had been "doctored". Calls for his resignation intensified, including an editorial in the O Globo newspaper, which is normally criticized by leftists for backing conservative politicians.

Global Horschel wins Byron Nelson
Author: 0 Horschel wins Byron Nelson

Today, PXG tour professional Billy Horschel claimed his fourth PGA TOUR victory during the AT&T Byron Nelson after a riveting final round. Taking a one-shot lead into the final round, Hahn missed a five-footer to save par at the second and saw Horschel drain a 15-footer at the next to grab the outright advantage.

Global Video shows Erdogan watched bodyguards' violent attack on protesters in DC
Author: 0 Video shows Erdogan watched bodyguards' violent attack on protesters in DC

Police Chief Peter Newsham said on Wednesday the violence was "not something we tolerate in our city". State also confirmed that two members of the Turkish security team were detained after Tuesday's incident, and then released. "We would just take the step". Other U.S. officials also criticized the Erdogan supporters as the aggressors against peaceful protesters, saying their actions outside the Turkish ambassador's residence violated American protections on free speech.

Global Labour slash gap in the polls as Tories flounder on social care
Author: 0 Labour slash gap in the polls as Tories flounder on social care

Twitter user SamBrock97 said: "Have just seen this new band "Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party" open for The Libertines, deffo recommend". "We need to make sure we get the seats we can get". The poll put Tories on 44%, though Mrs May's party was on 46% in separate surveys by ORB International for the Sunday Telegraph, Opinium for the Observer and Survation for the Mail on Sunday .

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