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Explosions, fire, trapped residents on Day 3 of Marawi siege

Col. Jo-Ar Herrera with the Philippines military. "They are still there (in Marawi City) but we are flushing them out", he said adding the military is targeting to "finish this fight as soon as possible". It was not immediately clear whether civilians were among the dead. The group is believed behind the other threat groups in the country to pledge allegiance to the IS leadership to include the Abu Sayyaf Group headed by Isnilon Hapilon, the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters, the ...



France's Macron says hopes Trump will finally back climate deal

President Trump told French President Emmanuel Macron he was under "heavy pressure" in the U.S.to back the Paris climate deal, according to CNN. companies and workers. Trump and Trump and Merkel had "lively and frank" talks on the sidelines of the summit, Merkel said. "His views are evolving which exactly as they should be", he said on Friday, adding that Trump would ultimately do what was best for the United States .



After Trump pushes him aside, Montenegro's PM calls it 'harmless'

Mr. Trump then straightens his jacket and has a brief conversation with Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite . But those who study the long-time bond between America and Europe said even the unconventional Trump presidency can't break that transatlantic tie.



G-7 leaders reach impasse on climate change

But Gary Cohn, Trump's economic advisor, on Friday said the president had told his G7 colleagues that he regarded the environment as important. "He came here to learn, he came here to get smarter". Trump called for improved ties with Moscow during his election campaign. One potential compromise that's emerged in the White House discussions involves staying in the climate accord, but adjusting the USA emissions targets.


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Does It Matter Whether Trump Says "Two States"?

In its official itinerary for Trump's visit to Israel and the disputed territories, the White House referred to Abbas as the leader of " Palestine ", which could be construed as a form of recognition of an independent Palestinian state. While Israel regards all of Jerusalem as its "eternal and indivisible" capital, the Palestinians want the east of the city, which Israel captured in the 1967 Middle East war , as the capital of their future state.



No, Pope Francis Didn't Have A Particularly Sour Look Meeting President Trump

Trump retorted that it was " disgraceful " for the pope to doubt his faith. Like Melania Trump , former first ladies Laura Bush and Hillary Clinton have forgone headscarves when visiting the country. He tweeted later that it was the "honor of a lifetime". "Satisfaction was expressed for the good existing bilateral relations between the Holy See and the United States of America , as well as the joint commitment in favour of life, and freedom of worship and conscience", the statement ...