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Saudi Arabia pledges $20 billion to firm for US infrastructure

Saudi Arabia pledges $20 billion to firm for US infrastructure

Ultimately, this new fund aims to invest US$100 billion in infrastructure projects, "principally" in the United States, according to the release. We look forward to partnering with Blackstone , a recognized leader with a strong record of achievement across its extensive infrastructure projects.



North Korea's Kim rejects olive branch from Trump

North Korea has said it carried out a successful test of a new ballistic missile on May 14. U.S. President Donald Trump has said he wants South Korea to pay for the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system which detected Sunday's test launch.



President Trump heads to Israel in pursuit of the 'ultimate deal'

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday that Jerusalem will always be the capital of the Jewish state, speaking ahead of a visit by US President Donald Trump. The prime minister lashed out at the unwillingness of most countries, including the United States to recognise the city as Israel's capital. Even the White House press corps making the trip on a separate plane from Riyadh to Tel Aviv had to make a technical stop in Cyprus before proceeding to Israel.


World leaders congratulate Moon Jae-in on election win

World leaders congratulate Moon Jae-in on election win

According to Lee, the political agitation that led to President Park's ouster should continue to push on Moon so that he lives up to his promises. In a congratulatory phone call U.S. -South Korea partnership survived. "We also would like him to propose a clear vision and governmental management philosophy for the future which can make all Korean people in the North and South Korea reconcile and coexist in peace".



Donald Trump's 28-Hour Israeli and Palestinian Tour Itinerary In Full

President Donald Trump has declared in the past that finding a solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is "maybe not as hard as people have thought". It comes a week after the USA alliance with Israel was put to the test amid reports that Trump divulged highly classified intelligence obtained by the Israelis during his meeting with the Russian foreign minister.


Another European Country Is Ditching Nuclear Power

Another European Country Is Ditching Nuclear Power

In November 2016, they voted that the existing Swiss nuclear power plants have to work hard to end their tenure. The level of support "will be above 55 percent and thus far above any area of doubt", pollster Claude Longchamp said, basing the projection on partial results .