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Maute Group kills 19 civilians in Marawi siege

Maute Group kills 19 civilians in Marawi siege

He is a commander of the Abu Sayyaf militant group and was wounded by a military airstrike in January. IRIN accompanied soldiers past hundreds of residents who were fleeing in the opposite direction, many on foot, pushing carts full of possessions.


PIA IT system 'malfunction' disrupts operations

PIA IT system 'malfunction' disrupts operations

Other passengers paid the firm £800 to get hold of spare seats in "premium economy cabins". It said, "Following the major IT system failure experienced throughout Saturday, we are continuing to work hard to fully restore all of our global IT systems".


Netanyahu Praises Trump for 'Reassertion of American Leadership in the Middle East'

Netanyahu Praises Trump for 'Reassertion of American Leadership in the Middle East'

The announcement came at an event that Trump attended while visiting Saudi Arabia as part of the first foreign trip of her father's presidency. Sadly, we know they won't (unless doing so will somehow benefit them and hurt Iran). White House aides have also tried to play down expectations for significant progress on the peace process during Trump's stop, casting the visit as symbolic.


Angela Merkel says Europe 'must take fate into its own hands'

Angela Merkel says Europe 'must take fate into its own hands'

Juergen Hardt, the German government's coordinator for transatlantic policies, said Trump's administration was irritating foreign allies. The BBC's Damien McGuinness, in Berlin , says the comments are a sign of growing assertiveness within the EU.



Donald Trump's spin doctor Mike Dubke resigns from White House post

Dubke is the founder of Crossroads Media, which brands itself "the premier Republican media services firm" on its website . Trump's team handling of the press has come under fire during recent scandals.Mike Dubke, U.S. He was viewed as a professional close to White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer and Reince Priebus, both familiar with the workings of Washington D.C.


Macron says France, Russia agree on need for Ukraine peace talks soon

Macron says France, Russia agree on need for Ukraine peace talks soon

In the run-up to the second round of the election, Macron's team alleged that Russian hacking and disinformation efforts aimed to derail his campaign. Macron hosted Putin in Versailles to celebrate the 300th anniversary of Russian tsar Peter the Great's visit to France. "As for me, I will be constantly vigilant on these issues, which are in keeping with our values", Mr Macron said.