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Trump says special counsel 'divides the country'

Watch above, via Twitter and CNN. Republicans have largely stood behind Trump in the first months of his presidency as the FBI and congressional investigations into Russia's election meddling intensified. Moscow has repeatedly denied any interference. The 18 phone calls and e-mails took place between April and November 2016, according to the news agency.



US to announce $110 billion Saudi arms sale as Trump visits

But for Riyadh, analysts say, a primary goal is to showcase its leadership of the Muslim world, especially in the face of regional rival Iran. Perhaps most important, leaders were reminded to praise Trump for winning the Electoral College in November, something he has repeatedly stressed for months since taking office.



Julian Assange hails 'victory' as Sweden drops probe

They could also potentially extradite him to the USA, where Attorney General Jeff Sessions has said that he intends to arrest Assange if given the opportunity. British officials said they do not comment on individual extradition cases. His supporters believe the sex crime allegations that have bedeviled Assange for years were politically motivated.


Who's to blame for cyberattack?

Who's to blame for cyberattack?

Kaspersky has listed Vietnam among the top 20 countries most affected by this ransomware; the other countries and territories include Russia, Ukraine, India, Taiwan, and mainland China. For users running pirated Windows, getting infected with WannaCry is just one of the risks they agree with when not getting a genuine license. Currently, an estimated 200,000 victims in 150 different countries are reported to have been hit by the cyberattack.


More Nigerian schoolgirls to regain freedom soon

More Nigerian schoolgirls to regain freedom soon

The 82 freed Chibok schoolgirls arrived in Nigeria's capital on Sunday to meet President Muhammadu Buhari as anxious families awaited an official list of names and looked forward to reuniting three years after the mass abduction. A military source said three Boko Haram commanders had been freed in an exchange, but declined to give further details. With the latest release of the 82 Chibok girls, over 80 of the 276 girls kidnapped from Chibok in Borno State now remain with the Boko Haram whose ...


Family of Trump son-in-law solicits Chinese investment

Family of Trump son-in-law solicits Chinese investment

Meyer said the project "means a lot to me and my entire family " and specifically mentioned her brother, the son-in-law of President Donald Trump. The email noted that Jared Kushner "stepped away from the company in January and has nothing to do with this project".