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Macron gets to grips with U.S. president on climate change deal

May 27, 2017Trump reportedly also mentioned Macron's opponent, far-right nationalist candidate Marine Le Pen . French President Emmanuel Macron urged Donald Trump on Thursday not to take any hasty decisions on a global climate change deal that the United States president threatened during his election campaign to abandon.



On Day Of Release, Chelsea Manning Is Still Being Misgendered

After being forced to serve her sentence in jail for leaking classified secrets about the US military as a man, the transgender Chelsea Manning , 29-years-old, is finally "ready to be able to live as the woman that she is", as said by her lawyer Nancy Hollander.



Poll shows Conservative lead over Labour shrinking as vote approaches

May added that Corbyn had "chosen to do that just a few days after one of the worst terrorist atrocities we have experienced in the United Kingdom". Conservative Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has used her remarks to launch an attack on the Labour leadership: " Jeremy Corbyn's lies have been exposed by his own shadow home secretary".


Bill Kristol: Back Channels 'Suspicious' Only When Kushner Involved

Bill Kristol: Back Channels 'Suspicious' Only When Kushner Involved

The White House did not acknowledge Mr Kushner attending the meeting - which also reportedly included than National security Adviser Michael Flynn - until March and called it a brief courtesy meeting. "It allows you to communicate in a discreet manner". An FBI investigation into Trump's possible collusion with Moscow as well as Russia's alleged meddling in the USA 2016 presidential election recently pointed to a current White House official as a "person of interest" in the probe.


President Donald Trump Takes His Peace Mission To Israel

President Donald Trump Takes His Peace Mission To Israel

Past U.S. presidents have also complained about North Atlantic Treaty Organisation "free riders". The president's flight from Riyadh to Tel Aviv on Monday was believed to be the first direct flight between Saudi Arabia and Israel . Instead, he reciprocated with a pledge to not publicly chastise the ruling royal family for its crackdown on political dissent. "President Abbas assures me he is ready to work toward that goal in good faith", Trump said in Bethlehem with Abbas by his side.


Egypt Coptic Christians: IS claims attack

Egypt Coptic Christians: IS claims attack

The surge in violence against Christians in Egypt has added to the formidable challenges facing President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi's government as it struggles to contain the insurgency while pushing ahead with an ambitious and politically sensitive reform program to revive the country's ailing economy.