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US extends Iran nuke sanctions relief, adds other sanctions

But for now, Trump seems to be abiding by the Iran deal. The United States accuses Iran of destabilizing the Middle East by supporting Houthi rebels in Yemen, the Shiite Lebanese militant group Hezbollah and Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.



Senate Russia investigators ask Comey to testify, seek documents

Chaffetz requested in his letter all memoranda, notes, summaries, and recordings between Trump and Comey by May 24. And it sometimes seems as though the only break Donald Trump's staff are taking from trying to respond to and manage the scandals he creates is when they go dish to reporters about the chaos in the White House.


Turkey calls for ouster of United States envoy in charge of countering IS

Turkey calls for ouster of United States envoy in charge of countering IS

Turkey considers the People's Protection Units, or YPG, a terror organization and an extension of the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which has waged a three-decade-long insurgency against the country. According to Turkish media reports, Erdogan told Trump that the USA had made its decision on the subject of the Raqqa operation and that Turkey could not participate, given the YPG involvement.



Michigan Rep. Amash: Comey memo could be grounds for Trump impeachment

Comey in the bureau's investigation of links between Russian Federation and Trump's campaign. "But everybody in this country gets a fair trial, whether it's the president or anyone else", he added, after leaving a closed-door House GOP Conference meeting on Capitol Hill.



Netanyahu Reaffirms Israel's Commitment to Pursue "a Genuine Peace"

The American leader bravely plunged into the diplomatic conversation with Mr Abbas and encouraged him with the words "We will get it done", meaning the peace deal in the Middle East. The Palestinian leader has a series of ties to terrorist organizations and has previously motivated his people to commit acts of violence against the Israeli people.



Manuel Valls to back Emmanuel Macron's En Marche in parliament

Valls resigned as prime minister to launch his own presidential bid but in a shock result was defeated in the Socialist Party's primary in January by left-wing candidate Benoit Hamon. "It is behind us", he said. Valls told RTL radio on Tuesday that Macron's victory over far-right leader Marine Le Pen in the presidential runoff on Sunday was a blow to populism in Europe, and gave a "terrific" image of France overseas.