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Russia probe looks at Kushner links to Putin ally

Russia probe looks at Kushner links to Putin ally

In mid-December, Kushner met with Vladimir Putin ally Sergey N. Gorkov of Vnesheconombank, a state-controlled Russian bank that is still under sanction by the U.S. Lewandowski's return would be notable, given the fact that he was sacked by Trump after clashing with staff and Trump's adult children. Kushner was a trusted Trump adviser previous year, overseeing the campaign's digital strategy.


Trump honors fallen at Arlington Cemetery

Trump honors fallen at Arlington Cemetery

Others are mindless, baseless pile-ons, such as the dumb controversy that erupted over the president's comportment at Arlington Cemetery on Memorial Day . Robert Kelly , 29, was killed in a roadside bomb blast in 2010 during a foot patrol in Afghanistan's Helmand Province. And after President Trump refused to endorse the Paris accord on climate change over the weekend, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Europe could no longer rely on the USA, but says she is still committed to try to ...


Martial law not against Reds - Defense chief

Martial law not against Reds - Defense chief

Duterte has vowed to extinguish the threat of the militants, whom he has said belong to the local Maute terrorist group but are being backed by criminals in the area. According to the latest government figures, 24 civilians, 61 fighters and 20 soldiers have been killed since violence broke out on Tuesday. The fighting erupted on Tuesday after security forces raided a house where they believed Isnilon Hapilon, a leader of the infamous Abu Sayyaf kidnap-for-ransom gang and Philippine head of ...



Manchester attack: United Kingdom resumes USA intelligence sharing after leak row

The counter-terrorism force detained the father, Ramadan Abedi, outside his home in the Tripoli suburb of Ayn Zara on Wednesday afternoon. Searches were also being carried out on Friday morning at St Helens, Merseyside. United Kingdom security services were said to be furious as their American counterparts apparently released sensitive information, including pictures of the arena crime scene, to the U.S.


German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her political rival united against Trump

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her political rival united against Trump

Merkel appeared to rebuke Mr. Trump in remarks on Sunday in which she urged the European Union to stick together in the face of weakening US support. German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Tuesday stressed the importance of Berlin's transatlantic alliance with the USA, but said that her country must engage with other nations.



Strong, swift UN reaction to Trump on climate

Alternatively, the president could pursue a faster course, by dropping out of an underlying treaty, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC ). Climate Action Tracker, a competing computer simulation team, put the effect of the US pulling out somewhere between 0.1 to 0.2 degrees Celsius (0.18 to 0.36 Fahrenheit) by 2100.