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'Kushner sought secret back channel with Russia'

'Kushner sought secret back channel with Russia'

Republican Senator Lindsey Graham of SC said it makes no sense that the Russian ambassador who reportedly spoke with Kushner would report that conversation to Moscow, knowing the USA would be monitoring the communications. On that topic, Trump tweeted Sunday night: "I suggest that we add more dollars to Healthcare and make it the best anywhere". Former director of national intelligence James Clapper took a darker view of contacts with representatives of Russian President Vladimir ...


Let's mark the month of Ramadan with love and peace - Bawumia

Let's mark the month of Ramadan with love and peace - Bawumia

The Ramadan began Saturday and all Muslims are expected to fast and pray from sunrise to sunset. Several prominent Muslim-American groups in the Washington area who are normally invited to the Ramadan event told Reuters this week that they had yet to receive an invitation from the State Department, which they said was unusual.


So Trump Is Arming Kurds…Then What?

So Trump Is Arming Kurds…Then What?

Ankara roiled relations with Washington in late April when it bombed Syrian Kurdish fighters allied with the United States. Speaking to the Financial Times, Yildirim said the issue of weapons for the PKK/PYD would be addressed in detail during Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's visit to Washington next week.


Mattis says Trump

Mattis says Trump "wide open" on Paris climate accord

Fresh from his public dressing-down of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation leaders for not spending enough on defence, Mr Trump is expected to be just as ready to take on his G7 counterparts, the BBC's James Landale in Sicily reports . "His views are evolving, and he came here to learn", Cohn said. "Therefore, I can only say that we Europeans have to take our fate into our own hands, of course in friendship with the United States of America, in friendship with Great Britain, as good ...


At least 5 dead, 10 wounded in Jakarta bus terminal bombing Featured

At least 5 dead, 10 wounded in Jakarta bus terminal bombing Featured

At least three officers were killed, national police spokesman Setyo Wasisto told reporters. "There were two blasts at around 9:00 pm (local time), close to each other, there are three victims", East Jakarta police chief Andry Wibowo told TV station MetroTV, without saying whether the victims had been killed or injured.