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by | December 04, 2018 | 00:22

He said USA arming YPG militants does not eliminate Daesh, rather encourages terror groups even further. Moscow highlights that Saudi Arabia is ready to take part in an investigation into the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi , who went missing after visiting the consulate general of Saudi Arabia in Istanbul on October 2.

by | December 02, 2018 | 15:32

A new trilateral trade deal was sealed on Friday by US President Donald Trump , Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto . "There's some good signs", Trump said. But the Canadian government's official website for the trade deal, updated today, puts Canada first in the acronym: CUSMA.

by | December 02, 2018 | 13:44

He said Ankara has shared this evidence with all countries who requested it, including the United States, Britain, Germany and Saudi Arabia. In a nod to growing criticism at home on Saudi Arabia, Trump only exchanged "pleasantries" with the crown prince, according to the White House.

by | December 02, 2018 | 13:13

The president tells reporters that there are three sites under consideration, but he's not identifying them. The primary goal of discussions between the USA and North Korea remains the creation of "a nuclear-free Korean Peninsula", said a White House statement issued Saturday following Trump's meeting in Argentina with Chinese Present Xi Jinping.

by | December 01, 2018 | 08:40

Bush , twice won the presidency, only the second time in USA history that a father and son both became the US leaders. His presidency fell during a time of dramatic change as the Cold War ended, the Soviet Union broke up and the Berlin Wall fell.

by | December 01, 2018 | 06:25

Salman, who has recently been accused by the global community for the ordered killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi and the country's role in the Saudi-led war in Yemen. Saudi-owned broadcaster Al Arabiya posted video on Twitter showing a cordial handshake between bin Salman and Chinese President Xi Jinping as the two held a bilateral meeting.

by | November 30, 2018 | 06:29

Amid the hubbub around the race - which at first was expected to go comfortably Republican - President Donald Trump travelled to Mississippi on the eve of the vote to campaign for Ms Hyde-Smith. Nooses hanging from trees and hateful signs were found at the Mississippi State Capitol early Monday morning, just a day before a runoff election to decide whether a black man will hold a Senate seat in the state for the first time since 1883.

by | November 30, 2018 | 05:12

But if Trump thought this year's decorations would escape ridicule, she's wrong. The People's House @WhiteHouse is ready to celebrate Christmas and the holiday season! "We are in the 21st Century and everybody has a different taste", she said.

by | November 30, 2018 | 05:11

The director of Canada's spy service travelled to Turkey and heard a recording of the Khashoggi's killing during a briefing provided by Turkish officials. And police have been searching for the slain journalist's remains . Her failure to testify was the result of an order from the White House, given that she would be compelled to either lie under oath or contradict the narrative advanced by Pompeo and Mattis.

by | November 30, 2018 | 04:20

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has sent a clear message that Islamabad is interested in initiating a dialogue for the resolution of conflicts. Pakistan must fulfil its global obligations and take effective and credible action to stop providing shelter and all kinds of support to cross border terrorism from territories under its control, MEA asserted.

by | November 30, 2018 | 03:40

Cohen's plea this morning, and Mueller's line of questioning put to Trump in writing, indicate that the special counsel has unearthed stronger ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation than were previously disclosed. He also said he falsely told Congress he never took any steps toward traveling to Russian Federation, when in fact he had discussed travelling there, although he never did.

by | November 30, 2018 | 03:05

The election was a direct referendum on the president, whose multiple rallies for Hyde-Smith, who has been embroiled in a series of racist exposes, probably helped push the Republican over the finish line. Several businesses, including giant retailer Walmart, had demanded Hyde-Smith return their donations after her public hanging comment. Espy would have been the first African-American elected from the state since Reconstruction.

by | November 28, 2018 | 03:45

Prime Minister Theresa May will now need to persuade Members of Parliament to back her deal, but some think she will struggle to get it through. The Labour leader said he would "relish a head-to-head" with the prime minister to discuss the Withdrawal Agreement she brought back from Brussels .

by | November 28, 2018 | 03:26

The runoff Senate victor will serve the final two years of the six-year term of now-retired Sen. The resulting uproar triggered a backlash from corporate donors such as Walmart Inc. Espy's criminal indictments while agriculture secretary, for which he was acquitted at trial, and his lucrative work as a lobbyist for a former president of the Ivory Coast in western Africa now on trial in the Hague for alleged crimes against humanity.

by | November 28, 2018 | 03:28

The Guardian cited two unidentified sources as saying Manafort first met Assange at the embassy in 2013, a year after Assange took refuge there to avoid being extradited to Sweden over sex crime allegations. Sarah Sanders, the White House press secretary, declined to discuss the report during Tuesday's press briefing, though she reiterated the president was not involved in any "wrongdoing" or "collusion".

by | November 27, 2018 | 07:14

But yesterday the Trump administration made its second such request in less than 20 days, this time urging the justices to take up three cases (here, here and here) challenging the government's ban on service in the military by most transgender individuals.

by | November 27, 2018 | 06:58

The Ukrainian parliament approved the introduction of martial law after Poroshenko reassured some sceptical lawmakers that it would not be used to curb civil liberties or delay elections scheduled for next year. Russia forcibly annexed Ukraine's Crimea Peninsula in 2014, claiming its ethnic Russian majority was under threat from the Ukrainian government. 'Such actions pose a threat to the security of all states in the Black Sea region and therefore require a clear response from the global ...

by | November 27, 2018 | 05:25

On CNN Monday morning Chief U.S. Border Patrol Agent Rodney Scott defended the use of tear gas by saying agents had to use it to protect themselves after some migrants began throwing rocks at them. At least 500 migrants, including women and children, had been taking part in a peaceful demonstration in Tijuana before dashing toward the border in an attempt to clamber over a first metal barrier there.

by | November 25, 2018 | 11:36

For more than a decade, armed Baloch separatist groups have been fighting for independence against Pakistani security forces, whom they consider to be an occupying force in Pakistan's largest and least-populated province. The province is home to the Gwadar Port . Police said a suicide bomber on a motorbike drove into a crowded marketplace. "We have been seeing the Chinese as an oppressor, along with Pakistani forces", he said, adding they were "destroying the future of Balochistan".

by | November 25, 2018 | 02:16

The crown prince was in the United Arab Emirates on Friday, on his first tour overseas since the killing. The Saudi Royal Court's statement said that the crown prince's visits also came in response to invitations from heads of states of the Arab countries on his itinerary.