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Mattis To Confront Russia Over Apparent Weapons Shipments To Taliban

KABUL, Afghanistan The general in charge of US forces in Afghanistan appeared to confirm Monday that Russian Federation is sending weapons to the Taliban , an intervention that will likely further complicate the 15-year-old war here and the Kremlin's relations with the United States.


President Donald Trump's 100-days vows: Hits, misses, unfinished business

President Donald Trump's 100-days vows: Hits, misses, unfinished business

What about that "easy" replacement for Obamacare? As one might expect, 94% of Democrats believe Trump's use of Twitter is inappropriate. He promised to "direct the Secretary of the Treasury to label China a currency manipulator". Ross said dissatisfaction with trade policy is one reason voters turned to Trump. "Nobody knew health care could be so complicated". That's down slightly since he was sworn into office on January 20, when he had a approval rating of 48 percent, and far below his two ...



President Donald Trump in Atlanta

About 10,000 people were in attendance to hear President Trump - but as many as 80,000 are expected at the convention this weekend. "In the next election, you're going to be swamped with candidates, but you're not going to be wasting your time ", he said .


Defiant N.Korea tests missile and world

Defiant N.Korea tests missile and world

Japan condemned the launch as absolutely unacceptable and a violation of United Nations resolutions. "In this context, the Russian Federation supported a Chinese proposal for a "double suspension" (Pyongyang is to stop missile and nuclear tests and the US and South Korean militaries are to halt drills near North Korea) as a starting point for political negotiations".


Turkey Police Suspends 9000 Officers

Turkey Police Suspends 9000 Officers

Erdogan narrowly won a referendum to implement the biggest overhaul of Turkey's political system since the modern state was established almost a century ago. The vast operation targeted big cities such as Istanbul as well as Izmir in western Turkey and Konya in the Anatolian heartland. The main opposition party, the pro-secular Republican People's Party, or CHP, has objected to the outcome of the referendum, citing a series of irregularities.


British police say thwart active terrorism plot after woman shot

British police say thwart active terrorism plot after woman shot

Police had been monitoring that location on Harlesden Road, Basu said, adding that intelligence they'd gathered led officers to fire tear gas and carry out an armed "specialist entry". Police said the armed entry was necessary due to the nature of the intelligence they had received and involved officers firing CS gas. Six people have been arrested as part of the probe, while the woman - who is also suspected of involvement -remains in a serious but stable condition in hospital.