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Trump urges Israelis, Palestinians to work together for peace

Trump urges Israelis, Palestinians to work together for peace

The White House said the visit was unofficial and private. Standing alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu , he argued he never mentioned Israel , the source of the classified intelligence, according to various officials - something he has not been accused of doing.


Trump says Iran should never be allowed to have a nuclear weapon

Trump says Iran should never be allowed to have a nuclear weapon

It can't be known if information was given that could help Russian intelligence agencies contextualize their own information to find the source. According to CNN , the information Trump shared was "centered on attempts by terrorist groups to load bombs into laptops in an attempt to blow up airliners".



Saudi, UAE pledge $100mn to Ivanka Trump women's fund

Trump landed at Ben-Gurion International Airport for a two-day visit to Israel and the Palestinian territories as part of his first trip overseas since taking office. "It wasn't the Iraqis, it was Saudi - take at look at Saudi Arabia , open the documents", he said. He'll meet with Israeli and Palestinian leaders on the next leg of his trip.



Trump asked NSA director to publicly push back against FBI's Russian Federation investigation

Last week, United States media reported that Trump had pressed Comey himself in meetings and phone calls to pull back on the investigation. "Comey is actually going to meet with Bob Mueller, who was appointed last week as a special counsel in this Russian Federation investigation, to determine what he can and can't say in that public testimony", CNN congressional correspondent Manu Raju reported.


Explosions strike Syria's Damascus and Homs, 4 killed

Explosions strike Syria's Damascus and Homs, 4 killed

In this photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, Syrian security forces, left, gather next to a damaged van at the scene of an explosion, in the central city of Homs, Syria , Tuesday, May 23, 2017. "Some of those with minor injuries have already left hospital", Homs governor Talal Barazi told state television. There was also an attempted auto bombing near Damascus on Tuesday, SANA reported.



Tough-Talking Former Prosecutor Trey Gowdy to Replace Chaffetz on Oversight Committee

Chaffetz was first elected to represent Utah's 3rd Congressional District in 2008 and quickly rose through the ranks to chair the powerful House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform. "I faced great pressure because of Russia", Trump said, according to the Times. And now, just as he says he has his "subpoena pen ready" so the Oversight Committee can get its hands on fired FBI Director James Comey's memos, he's going to hand the pen off to someone else.