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Melania Trump rebuffs Donald's hand-holding efforts yet again

Melania Trump rebuffs Donald's hand-holding efforts yet again

Nearly immediately after arriving at Tel Aviv's airport to kick off their two-day trip to Israel, cameras caught Melania Trump swatting away the president's hand after he repeatedly reached out to hold hers. Meanwhile, former White House photographer Pete Souza took to Instagram to remind how the previous presidential couple held hands as he posted a photo of former President Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama from 2015.


China's new Silk Road promises trade and riches, with Xi at helm

China's new Silk Road promises trade and riches, with Xi at helm

He now stands in stark contrast to US President Donald Trump whose pursuit of "America First" policies on trade and foreign relations has given China the chance to reshape the global and political landscape in its favour. The Belt and Road Initiative, proposed by President Xi Jinping in 2013, has won support from more than 100 countries and global organisations, more than 40 of whom have signed co-operation agreements with China.



Kulbhushan Jadhav at the ICJ: An Indo-Pak face off today

The move came after India instituted proceedings against Pakistan on May 8, accusing the neighbouring country of " egregious violations of the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations" in the matter of "the detention and trial of an Indian national, Mr.



Donald Trump praises Rodrigo Duterte's 'great job' in Philippine drug war

He said the Maute group burned several facilities: the St. Mary's Church, the City Jail, the Ninoy Aquino School, and the Dansalan College. Duterte said China would play a large role in tempering Kim and he would call President Xi Jinping to tell him "that if we will remain to be peaceful, China has the card".



Iran's Zarif scorns Trump after speech, arms deal

Mr Trump abruptly skipped the event on the second day of his trip in Saudi Arabia and the day before he was due to meet with Israeli leaders to negotiate a peace process with Palestine. Yet Saudi women can only relate to Ivanka Trump to a point. The family was separated by gender. It also accused the USA of spreading " Iranophobia " after Mr Trump lashed out at Tehran , singling it out as a key source of funding and support for militants.


Boeing, Blackstone Announce Multibillion-Dollar Deals in Saudi Arabia During Trump Visit

Boeing, Blackstone Announce Multibillion-Dollar Deals in Saudi Arabia During Trump Visit

Saudi Arabia is both the world's biggest exporter of oil and one of the world's biggest importers of military hardware made in the West. Trump boasted about the jobs that would be created at home by the arms deals he signed. But Trump never uttered the magic words "radical Islamic terrorism". "Around the world, women continue to achieve unprecedented levels of rights and freedoms".