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UN Security Council condemns N. Korea's missile test

UN Security Council condemns N. Korea's missile test

In a unanimously agreed statement, the 15-member council said it was of vital importance that North Korea show "sincere commitment to denuclearization through concrete action and stressed the importance of working to reduce tensions". The series of launches has raised global alarms as the North has warned of firing an intercontinental ballistic missile which could be capable of reaching the Unites States, or of conducting a sixth nuclear test despite pressure from the worldwide community to ...



Arabs have a lot to say after Trump's meeting with Palestine's president

Abbas quickly reasserted the goal of a Palestinian state as vital to any rejuvenated peace process, reiterating that it must have its capital in Jerusalem with borders based on pre-1967 lines. Al-Ayyam and al-Hayat al-Jadida said Hamas did not allow people in Gaza to participate in a rally organized by Fatah in support of the prisoners. Netanyahu also said that he "look (s) forward to discussing with President Trump the best ways to advance peace".



Under Trump, daylight re-emerges in US-Israel relationship

Klein elaborated that in recent meetings at the White House he told Trump aides, Steve Bannon and Sebastian Gorka, that "moving the embassy would make the Palestinians and the Arab world understand that Trump is serious and doing what's right and that the jig is up".



United Kingdom election: May seeks similarly 'strong mandate' to Macron

France's two conventional parties - the conservative Republicans and the left-wing Socialists - both failed to reach the presidential runoff vote in which Macron defeated the far-right's Marine Le Pen . Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt, the president of the Conference of European Rabbis, said in a statement that while Macron's election is "extremely encouraging", his group is "concerned that a third of the French population voted for a unsafe political leader".


President Trump defends sharing information with Russia

President Trump defends sharing information with Russia

McMcaster did not deny that Trump discussed classified information. McMaster earlier refused to answer questions to a group of journalists gathered in the West Wing, saying "this is the last place I wanted to be" before leaving. Russia's foreign ministry also described the reports as "fake", according to the Interfax news agency. President Donald Trump took to Twitter Tuesday to justify his sharing of information with Russian envoys during a White House meeting last week .


United Nations Security Council vows sanctions over North Korea's missile test

United Nations Security Council vows sanctions over North Korea's missile test

Last week the South elected a new president, Moon Jae-In, who advocates reconciliation with Pyongyang and said at his inauguration that he was willing "in the right circumstances" to visit the North to ease tensions. North Korea has successfully launched long-range rockets into space twice before. North Korea wants to maximize its nuclear capabilities and open a path to dialogue with the U.S.so it will be recognized as a nuclear power, according to one South Korean professor.