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Egypt says embassy building 'significantly' damaged in Kabul blast, strongly condemns attack

Egypt says embassy building 'significantly' damaged in Kabul blast, strongly condemns attack

IS has been battling the Taliban for control of certain parts of Afghanistan while also regularly targeting the government. A victim on a stretcher is carried to an ambulance. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel said the attack was in the "immediate vicinity" of its embassy. A huge crater was ripped into the ground at the site of the explosion, which tore off the front of the embassy building and shattered windows and blew doors off their hinges in houses hundreds of metres away.



USA probe into Trump links to Russian Federation hots up

Washington D.C. [USA], May 30: U.S. President Donald Trump , defending his son-in-law and senior White House advisor Jared Kushner, said that he has "total confidence in him". Despite Spicer's instruction, the White House has not provided a point of contact to reporters for Kasowitz. Trump also said he trusts his 36-year-old senior adviser, Kushner, because he is a very good person.



Corbyn has everything to gain from TV debate

Corbyn was joined at the debate by representatives of smaller parties, including Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron and U.K. Independence Party chief Paul Nuttall . During a Q&A at a factory in Bath, May was asked by journalists if she was " frightened " about facing Corbyn in a head-to-head debate, to which she replied: "No.


Musk to quit advisory panels if Trump withdraws from climate deal

Musk to quit advisory panels if Trump withdraws from climate deal

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., and 21 other Republican sent Trump a letter last week urging him to follow through on his campaign pledge to pull out of the climate accord. The European Union and China are working on a joint declaration reaffirming their commitment to climate and energy policy and the implementation of the Paris agreement, according to an EU official with knowledge of the plans.


USA tests missile defence system

USA tests missile defence system

The test ICBM was sacked from the Ronald Reagan Ballistic Missile Defense Test Site in the Marshall Islands. North Korea's increased provocations spurred the United States and South Korea to emplace Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) systems on the Korean Peninsula.