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Trip eased Trump's media problem

Kushner reportedly attempted to set up a "secret and secure" backchannel with the Kremlin, and suggested that Russian diplomatic facilities in the United States be used to do so. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly defended Kushner on Saturday, telling NBC that back-channel communication is not uncommon and that he did not see any big issue here relative to Kushner.


Philippines vows to save hostages as fight corners militants

Philippines vows to save hostages as fight corners militants

Zia Alonto Adiong, a politician involved in efforts to evacuate residents, said people are anxious they could be intercepted by the jihadists if they tried to flee. "For the terrorists, not surrendering will mean their sure death". "And they take command from boys in their early to mid-20s", a woman identified as Norma told the Philippine Inquirer , following her escape from the city.


Pound falls on fears of a hung parliament

Pound falls on fears of a hung parliament

The latest modeling indicates that the Conservatives might lose as many as 20 seats of the 330 it now holds while the Labour Party might gain as many as 30 seats. But despite starting off strongly ahead in polls, the Conservative Party has been losing ground in recent days. Corbyn is clearly relishing the apparent growing sense of unease among voters that May might not be the tough leader she and her party have claimed and which has been a central feature of the party's election campaign ...



Foreign Security Officials Launch 'Brutal Attack' on Peaceful Protestors in Washington, DC

After the violence, Arizona Sen. They said they expected "conduct more appropriate" from Turkey, a member of North Atlantic Treaty Organisation and a key USA ally. "This kind of thing can not go unresponded to diplomatically", the senator said in an interview with MSNBC . Speaking on Turkish television, foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said: "Brett McGurk, the USA's special envoy in the fight against Daesh (Islamic State), is definitely and clearly giving support to the PKK and YPG".


Hillary Clinton Election Complaints Are BS, Says DNC Data Boss

Hillary Clinton Election Complaints Are BS, Says DNC Data Boss

That's what I thought. "Hits Facebook and even Dems and DNC", Trump wrote on Twitter on Wednesday. Clinton lambasted the DNC as being " bankrupt " and on "the verge of insolvency," adding that she "inherit [ed] nothing" and that the DNC's "data was mediocre to poor".


Turkey says US support for Syrian Kurdish YPG not befitting of alliance

Turkey says US support for Syrian Kurdish YPG not befitting of alliance

Earlier this week, pan-Arab Mayadeen TV said US warplanes dropped leaflets on Syrian army forces, urging them to retreat and stay away from Tanf, where the USA and British army have bases and allied Syrian rebels. "The president clearly expressed our position and concerns during his Washington visit". "It has been stressed that a policy of supporting the PKK/PYD/YPG terror organization - which is acting under the guise of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) - does not suit [the principles of] ...