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Flynn Not to Honor US Senate Intel Committee Subpoena for Docs - Senator

Flynn Not to Honor US Senate Intel Committee Subpoena for Docs - Senator

Committee chairman Senator Richard Burr said he wants to hear from Mr Comey on his role in the development of the U.S. intelligence agencies' assessment that Russian Federation interfered in last year's presidential elections. Emails, text messages, letters, phone records and information about financial and real estate holdings associated with Russian Federation were among the information requested by the committee.



India committed grave mistake by moving ICJ: Markandey

He said the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has not given any order regarding consular access for Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, adding, the government chose to go in the International Court of Justice after due consultation. An Indian national was today arrested in Pakistan for not carrying travel documents, according to a media report. "By going to the ICJ we may have opened up a Pandora's box", Katju said.


Len McCluskey wrong to say Labour can not win election - Kezia Dugdale

Len McCluskey wrong to say Labour can not win election - Kezia Dugdale

The BBK don sat down with the Labour party politician to discuss ways to engage young people with politics, following some Twitter interaction. While many of Labour's policies are popular - among them, renationalizing some rail, energy and utility companies - the party faces hard questions about how it plans to fulfill its pledges without large increases in taxes and government borrowing.


McMaster won't say if Trump confronted Russians about election

McMaster won't say if Trump confronted Russians about election

According to a new report from the New York Times , President Trump called former FBI Director James Comey, "a real nut job" and expressed relief after Comey's firing during a meeting with Russian officials. "By grandstanding and politicizing the investigation into Russia's actions, James Comey created unnecessary pressure on our ability to engage and negotiate with Russian Federation".


Flash Flood Watch through Wednesday

Flash Flood Watch through Wednesday

The National Weather Service said multiple rounds of heavy rain will be possible across the watch areas starting as early as Monday afternoon and lasting through Wednesday. The long duration and efficient runoff may lead to flooding. May of the areas covered by the flash flood watch could get as much as 5 inches of additional rainfall.


Mattis makes clear United States commitment to protecting Turkey

Mattis makes clear United States commitment to protecting Turkey

Unnerved by the Kurdish advances along the border, Turkey sent troops into Syria previous year to help allied Syrian forces battle IS and block the SDF. A USA official told Reuters that the United States was looking to boost intelligence cooperation with Turkey to support its fight against the PKK. Talal Sillo, a commander with SDF, said no weapons have been delivered yet but noted the USA -led coalition said a delivery was expected from weapons already in Syria with the worldwide coalition.