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Macron told Putin to his face that Russian media spread fake news

Macron told Putin to his face that Russian media spread fake news

His campaign team shared video of those remarks, and a quote from his denunciation of the Russian state media outlets, on Twitter . "Let's tell things like they are: Russia Today and Sputnik didn't behave like organs of the press and journalists, they behaved like organs of influence and mendacious propaganda".


Massive blast in the heart of Kabul's diplomatic quarter kills scores

Massive blast in the heart of Kabul's diplomatic quarter kills scores

But the site of the bombing is much nearer to the German embassy . A public health official said at least 80 people had been killed and more than 350 wounded. However, Basir Mujahid, a spokesman for city police, said it was not clear that the German Embassy had been the target. It appeared to have gone off close to a busy intersection in the Wazir Akbar Khan district — a highly secure area of the capital that is home to many embassies, diplomatic missions, the Presidential Palace and the ...



Iran slams Saudi Arabia for deal with Washington

The second part of the tour included the participation in the one-day North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit in Brussels on Thursday and the two-day G7 summit in Italy's Sicilian town of Taormina on Friday and Saturday. Majdalani added that all the meetings between Abbas and Trump have been "positive". He's set to visit American troops at a Naval air station there before returning to Washington.



Huge explosion near Indian embassy in Kabul, officials safe

Whatever be the case, the explosion was huge, causing panic in the center of the city and shattering windows in houses hundreds of meters away. No group has yet claimed responsibility for the attack , the precise target of which remains unclear, even though it hit Zanbaq Square, close to the German Embassy (seen in the above picture).


United Nations chief: Climate action 'a necessity

United Nations chief: Climate action 'a necessity

AFP | President Donald Trump's administration is poised to announce the United States' withdrawal from the Paris climate agreement , U.S. media reported on Wednesday. The market reaction reflects concerns, raised by some coal companies in recent months, that a US exit from the Paris agreement could unleash a global backlash against coal interests.



Trump returns to White House after first international trip

Trump has tried to ban the entry of refugees and immigrants from several Muslim-majority countries, as he links them with an increased terrorist threat. Backing out of the climate accord had been a central plank of Trump's campaign and aides have been exploring whether they can adjust the framework of the deal even if they don't opt out entirely.