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Turnbull and Moon talk trade, security

Turnbull and Moon talk trade, security

Trump told Moon the strong bilateral alliance defended the two countries against North Korea, then invited the newly elected South Korean president for a state visit, Voice of America reported . Moon said the alliance with Washington is his top priority. They came as North Korea's ambassador to the United Kingdom told Sky News his country will go ahead with its sixth nuclear test at a time and place of its leader's choosing.


Socialist party dead, ex-French PM says, backing Macron's movement

Socialist party dead, ex-French PM says, backing Macron's movement

Macron's movement announced Monday that it was rebranding itself with a new name, "Republic on the Move". Candidates from mainstream parties that alternated to govern the country in the past four decades were eliminated in the first round. Echoing Le Pen's concession speech, Nicolas Bay, the National Front's secretary-general, said that "a new divide is emerging: the patriots face the globalists".



Lawmakers Issue Requests For Comey's Memo Regarding Flynn Investigation

Responding to news reports about the request, Lindsey Graham said Wednesday he wants James Comey to testify about his conversations with the president before a Senate panel. Attorneys: Patrick Cotter , who served the Eastern District of NY; and Renato Marrioti , who served the Northern District of IL. Oh, she's just trying to save her swing seat, you say? Striking a defiant stance, he added: "You can't let the critics and the naysayers get in the way of your dreams".



Netanyahu: Abbas lied to President Trump

At the meeting , Trump said he was optimistic that he could pull off the deal for Israeli-Palestinian peace that has frustrated at least four of his predecessors, with the most recent collapse of talks in 2014 followed by a war between Israel and Hamas in the Gaza Strip.



Rex Tillerson Uses 'Palestine' - Will White House Retract Remark Again?

Israel's Channel 2 reported Monday that the USA delegation rejected Israeli requests that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and an Israeli TV crew accompany President Donald Trump on his visit to the Western Wall. Israel's Channel 2 reported that during a planning meeting between U.S. and Israeli officials, the Israelis were told that Trump's visit to the Western Wall was private, Israel did not have jurisdiction in the area and that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was not welcome to ...