Lawmakers: Trump should make good on campaign pledge on Jerusalem

Lawmakers: Trump should make good on campaign pledge on Jerusalem

Trump has yet to formally endorse the two-state solution, and since taking office in January has suggested taking a different approach to solving the conflict. Some of the recent unconfirmed reports about a regional peace track featured the idea of a peace summit either hosted by the U.S. president in Washington, or by Egypt or Jordan , which would take place in the coming weeks to kick-start the process.

Trump gives pledge to deliver peace to Israel

Palestinians in the Gaza Strip continued to express outrage over US President Donald Trump calling out the Hamas movement - Gaza's de facto leading party - in a list of terrorist organizations during a speech in Riyadh on Saturday before 50 leaders of Arab and Muslim-majority countries.

Melania Trump Is A Practicing Catholic, White House Confirms

But that was largely forgotten - or at least ignored - when Mr Trump swept up to St Peter's Square in a 50-car motorcade, to be met by Swiss Guards in traditional harlequin uniform. Trump responded: "We can use peace". Trump, the 13th president to visit the Vatican, was also given a tour of the Sistine Chapel. The two global leaders, vastly different in temperament and views of the world, talked seriously and extensively in a 30-minute private meeting about terrorism, the radicalization of ...

BJP govt has failed to control Saharanpur violence: Mayawati

BJP govt has failed to control Saharanpur violence: Mayawati

When asked why Congress leader Shailja was stopped from visiting Shabbirpur while Deoband MLA Brijesh Singh was allowed, he said that there is a total ban on visits by any political leaders to Shabbirpur, and, if it has happened, then action would be taken against those responsible.

Montana GOP candidate charged with assault after 'body-slamming' reporter

Greg Gianforte was charged with misdemeanor assault after witnesses said he grabbed a reporter by the neck on Wednesday and threw him to the ground at Gianforte's campaign headquarters in Bozeman. "I think it's kind of amusing based on my history". " I do not think it is acceptable behavior, but the choice will be made by the people of Montana ".

Fight for Philippine city of Marawi rages on

Troops aboard helicopters and in armoured tanks battled Daesh-linked militants inside a southern Philippine city on Thursday, as reports emerged of the gunmen murdering civilians. Islamic State claimed responsibility for the rampage, which flared on Tuesday afternoon, via its Amaq news agency. He was the target of Tuesday's failed raid by troops on Maute hideout in Marawi and Calida said Islamic State had declared Hapilon its "emir" in the Philippines.