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Comey to testify on role in FBI's Russian Federation inquiry

TASS posted pictures showing the trio together in the Oval Office, angering the White House and adding odd and ironic optics to questions swirling around the White House over Comey's firing and the investigations into allegations of questionable ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.


North Korea says U.S. must roll back 'hostile policy' before talks

North Korea says U.S. must roll back 'hostile policy' before talks

The Hwasong-12 ballistic rocket successfully reached an altitude of 2,111.5 km (1,312 miles) and traveled a distance of 489 miles before breaching Japan's Air Defense Identification Zone and splashing down in the Sea of Japan. [Image by Drew Angerer/Getty Images] However, North Korea is not ready just yet to extend talks and want some actions. "Whenever something unusual happens it is the stereotype way of the United States and the hostile forces that kick off noisy anti-DPRK campaign ...



Donald Trump, in address to Muslims, urges fight against terror

Simultaneously, Saudi Arabia is in a broad-based push for economic reform, and as part of that effort signed a flurry of deals with private US companies worth tens of billions of dollars . The festivities included military bands and a flyover of Saudi jets. The speech will be one of the key moments of his first foreign trip, which will also take him to Israel, the Vatican City, a Group of Seven meeting in Sicily, and a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation gathering in Brussels.



Embattled Trump starts foreign tour with Saudi arms deal

Anticipation around what Melania and Ivanka would wear during the visit had been building for days: Saudi Arabia is a religious state with some of the world's harshest restrictions on women. Trump's daughter, Ivanka, also eschewed the scarf. His Secretary of State Rex Tillerson set the tone on Saturday when he urged Iran's newly re-elected President Hassan Rouhani to dismantle his country's "network of terrorism".



Chibok Girls' Parents Learning If Daughters Among Those Freed Via Media

Human rights groups have criticized the government for keeping them so long in the capital, far from their homes. The statement read in part, "Our movement has begun the elementary process of verification and authentication of the identities of our released 82 Chibok girls based on the list in the public domain (this list alone does not suffice for our process)".



Frederica Wilson to visit 82 girls released by Boko Haram

The 82 girls were released to global negotiators who have been working in collaboration with the federal government for their safe return since they were kidnapped in April 2014. Human rights groups have criticized the decision to keep them in custody in Abuja. Last year, some of the girls were released - but there are still thought to be around 113 missing.