Senate Intel Continues To Pursue Flynn Documents In Russia Probe

Mike Flynn arrives for a news conference February 13, 2017, in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, says in an interview on CNN that the Federal Bureau of Investigation sent his committee's staff a two-sentence email saying it would not be turning over the materials now that the Justice Department has appointed a special counsel.

South Korea seeks talks with North despite missile test

North Korea repeatedly flaunts that it intends to develop a missile capable of striking the US mainland. The Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) has justified its latest long, medium-range ballistic missile test-firing as "routine work to raise nuclear capability for self-defense", rejecting a UN Security Council statement of condemnation.

Angela Merkel says G7 debate on climate was

Angela Merkel says G7 debate on climate was "very unsatisfying"

However, the deal Saturday acknowledges Trump's stance on trade and includes a statement that the leaders will keep markets open, but "stand firm against all unfair trade practices". Conservative groups made a final plea to Trump in May to keep his campaign promise to withdraw from the Paris accords . Trump may be willing to stay in the agreement, Cohn said, if the US can scale back commitments made by former President Barack Obama .

Putin discusses Syria, economic ties with Iran's Rouhani

The parties negotiated cooperation in safeguarding security in the region as well as fighting against terrorism , Hamid Abutalebi, political director of the Iranian presidential office, said on his Twitter account May 27. What's important now isn't to worry about what could have been but instead to make the most of the existing situation: Iran, under the rule of expansionist, anti-Western Shia leaders, is doing all it can to undermine the rest of the Middle East and reassert the pre-eminence ...

Trump calls on NATO members to tackle terror, immigration

Some of the allies - particularly Eastern European nations deeply anxious about Russian aggression - were hopeful that Trump would state a firm commitment to NATO's Article 5 mutual defense agreement, which underpins the entire alliance.

Iran says USA anti-Iran claims

Iran says USA anti-Iran claims "hostile, baseless"

Iranian media reports suggest reformists won big in other areas as well. Rouhani, who defeated hard-line challenger Ebrahim Raisi in Friday's presidential election, responded by ridiculing decades of United States strategy in the Middle East.