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Trump greeted by King Salman in Riyadh

Trump greeted by King Salman in Riyadh

By gathering leaders of the Gulf, Arab and Islamic nations to Riyadh to meet with President Trump, the Kingdom is displaying itself as a power leader in the Muslim world. National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster added to the alarm by refusing to declare the Western Wall a part of Israel. In Rome, the president will call upon Pope Francis, the popular, liberal-minded pontiff.


Belief in Wenger on the line in race for Champions League spot

Belief in Wenger on the line in race for Champions League spot

Jurgen Klopp has played down suggestions from his Liverpool players that Sunday's clash with Middlesbrough should be approached as a "cup final". A Europa League place awaits whoever finishes fifth. Without the promise of Champions League football, Sanchez, who despite the club's own disappointments has enjoyed a fruitful season, could be set to leave during the summer transfer window.



Mali leader cautions of long fight vs. terror

On the day of the inauguration, which took place on May 14, the pontiff sent his good wishes for Macron's presidency and expressed hope that he will use his office to be "at the service" of France, to show "respect for life" and to embrace peace and the common good.



Trump to Muslims on first foreign trip: Drive out terrorists

She will join her father for some events and hold some of her own. It noticeably refrains from mentioning democracy and human rights - topics Arab leaders often view as US moralizing - in favor of the more limited goals of peace and stability.


North Korea says US has to roll back 'hostile policy' before talks

North Korea says US has to roll back 'hostile policy' before talks

North Korea will never abandon its "nuclear deterrence for self-defense and pre-emptive strike capability" even if the US ratchets up sanctions and pressure "to the utmost", Kim said. Writing for 38 North , a Johns Hopkins University website dedicated to North Korea issues, analysts Joseph S. Bermudez, Jr. and Jack Liu said satellite imagery taken as recently as May 16 indicate the launch facility was undergoing upgrades.