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Key lawmakers vow full airing of reasons behind Comey firing

The officials, DNI Dan Coats and Adm. Mike Rogers, were sufficiently concerned about the requests that one of them wrote a memo about it, the former official told NBC News. Representative Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee, said the Post report is "yet another disturbing allegation that the president was interfering in the Federal Bureau of Investigation probe" and Congress "will need to bring the relevant officials back to testify on these matters, and ...



Trump aims to slash government spending in budget plan

According to reports, Trump's budget drastically cuts funding for global nutrition and food security assistance programs in a time of unprecedented crisis. Mulvaney said "it's not fair and it's not right" to allow people who live in the country illegally to benefit from these, and hopes to save $40 billion over the next ten years by requiring those who receive it to have a Social Security number.


Iran Condemns UK Attack, Criticizes Western Security Ties To Gulf

Iran Condemns UK Attack, Criticizes Western Security Ties To Gulf

Sturgeon convened a meeting of the Scottish Government's Resilience Committee in response to the attack alongside senior security, police, and government personnel. He said it was important to remain vigilant and report anything suspicious. Detective Superintendent Glen Channer, head of the Eastern Counter Terrorism Intelligence Unit, said: "We have close policing partnerships across the United Kingdom and we will all be working together to respond in the aftermath of such a shocking and ...


See the Highlights of President Trump's First Trip Abroad

See the Highlights of President Trump's First Trip Abroad

Reaching a peace agreement between the Israelis and Palestinians would be "one of the toughest deals of all", President Donald Trump said Monday. US President Donald Trump is expected to lay out his vision for Middle East peace in a speech at Jerusalem's Israel Museum on Tuesday after meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas .



Trump Denies Asking Comey to Drop Investigation of Michael Flynn

Did he collude with Russian Federation in his campaign to defeat Democrat Hillary Clinton? Israel later stood by Mr Trump who said he had an "absolute right" to share it. Trump has long bristled at the notion that Russian Federation played any role in his November election victory. This means Trump can fire the special counsel, with cause.



Exhausted President Trump Visits Israel in Search of Revived Peace Process

Trump also had a brief meeting with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. He will also pay a visit to the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial on Tuesday, and is expected to become the first sitting US President to visit the Western Wall. The Saudis used this weekend to play into Trump's " America First" agenda - announcing hundreds of billions of dollars of investments on US weapons and infrastructure that Trump could hold up as a win for American workers at home.