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French president names mix of faces to left-right government

French president names mix of faces to left-right government

Macron, who was a candidate of The La Republique en Marche (REM, Republic on the Move), had scored a decisive victory over the far-right candidate, Front National leader Marine le Pen, in the presidential run-off on May.7. Le Drian's weakness could be his links to the unpopular Hollande. He supervised French military operations in Mali, Central African Republic, Iraq and Syria.


Russia Grows Anxious Over U.S. Political Chaos Engulfing Trump

Russia Grows Anxious Over U.S. Political Chaos Engulfing Trump

Trump said in a written statement that he looks forward to "this matter concluding quickly". All asked not to be identified discussing internal issues. Trump and Santos, who have spoken over the phone, will meet in person . Russia pinned high hopes on Trump after US ties sank to a post-Cold War low under President Barack Obama following Putin's 2014 annexation of Crimea and support for pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine.


China Hopes for Better Bilateral Ties With Newly Elected S Korean Leadership

China Hopes for Better Bilateral Ties With Newly Elected S Korean Leadership

Trump told South Korea's presidential envoy of his administration's willingness to try to deal with North Korea through engagement, Reuters reported . In what both governments hoped was a major step forward, the two countries had agreed in 2015 to a deal created to end a row over Korean " comfort women " forced into sex slavery for Japanese soldiers during the World War II .


Speaker Paul Ryan: 'We Need the Facts' on James Comey's Firing

Speaker Paul Ryan: 'We Need the Facts' on James Comey's Firing

King, who generally votes with the Democrats, said , "We don't want to get into the situation where we're charging our president based on any kind of political considerations". This comes hot on the heels of reports that Trump shared classified information with Russian Federation about Isis. "I hope you can let this go", the memo reportedly quotes Trump as saying .


Former RJD MP Prabhunath Singh convicted in 1995 Ashok Singh murder case

Former RJD MP Prabhunath Singh convicted in 1995 Ashok Singh murder case

Prabhunath Singh, his brother Dinanath Singh and Ritesh Singh were convicted in the case by the Additional District and Sessions Judge of Hazaribagh District Court. At presently, he is with the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD). Ashok was 28 years old when he was killed. In 2008, a Patna court had acquitted Prabhunath Singh and Kedar Singh in the case lodged for attempt on Ashok Singh's life, he said.



Trump decries Russia probe as greatest witch hunt in US history

Rosenstein briefed the Senate after being invited by Democratic Minority Leader Chuck Schumer and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell last week to address the chamber to explain why Trump fired Comey. As for Mueller, he's been promised the resources he needs to follow leads in the investigation and that includes the resources of the FBI. "The shock to the body is that this is now a criminal investigation", Graham (R-SC) told reporters moments after he exited the Senate chamber.