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Obama pledges to do everything to help Trump succeed

I have great respect. He huddled with jubilant, sleep-deprived advisers at his eponymous skyscraper in Manhattan, beginning the daunting task of setting up an administration that will take power in just over two months. The Washington Post reports that the pair spoke about raising children while they toured the property's private residence, with Mrs Obama hosting the new first lady for tea before they rejoined their husbands.



Israel Court Rejects Plea to Delay West Bank Outpost Removal

The Palestinian landowners would be offered compensation in return for the land being seized. "The Palestinian leadership will turn to the UN Security Council and all other global organisations to stop those Israeli measures". Bush administration. Netanyahu could still stall or derail the legislation, but the clock is ticking. Amona's fate threatens to destabilize Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's hard-line coalition.



Kerry announces Yemen cease-fire but govt objects

Speaking from Abu Dhabi following talks with Houthi negotiators in Oman the day before, it appears his mission to bring the two sides together had not been completely successful. A ceasefire that began in April lasted until the end of August when UN-sponsored peace talks in Kuwait ended in disagreement. "A pro-government fighter was killed and three others were injured in the confrontations", the statement said.


Ben Carson Won't Serve in Trump Cabinet

Ben Carson Won't Serve in Trump Cabinet

Carson said he was offered positions but did not "want to go into the details". But Williams told Politico the retired neurosurgeon believes he can better serve the president-elect as an outside adviser, given his lack of government experience.


Pakistan expels Turkish staff from schools said linked with Erdogan foe

Pakistan expels Turkish staff from schools said linked with Erdogan foe

It added that the staff were asked to leave because of "non-approval of their requests for extension of visa". The sources said that now there are 23 Pak-Turk International Schools and Colleges in Pakistan, where 108 Turkish citizens are working as teachers and in other capacities.


Activist pushed by OSU student calls charges unnecessary

Activist pushed by OSU student calls charges unnecessary

While Adams struggled to get up, the video appeared to show another protester emerge from the crowd and attack Stanton before other students and authorities intervened. As they leave, the crowd of protesters can be heard chanting, "Shame, shame". "We can't be having this". OSU 2014 graduate Tim Adams was speaking at the rally on OSU's campus when the next thing he knew he was on the ground.