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UAE president offers condolences to Iran after deadly attacks

UAE president offers condolences to Iran after deadly attacks

Iran denounced Donald Trump's reaction to deadly Islamic State group attacks in Tehran as "repugnant" on Thursday after the U.S. president warned the nation is reaping what it sows. That was notable because of the deep distrust between Tehran and Washington, which don't have diplomatic relations. Some pointed to comments in May by Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the son of the King Salman and the kingdom's defense minister, who said his country would "work so that it ...


Trump Announces He Will Nominate Christopher Wray As His New FBI Director

Trump Announces He Will Nominate Christopher Wray As His New FBI Director

Bush from 2003 to 2005. Mr. Trump's nomination comes just one day before Comey is set to testify before the Senate Intelligence committee. He is now a litigation partner at King and Spaulding, an global law firm that represents major corporations and executives facing white-collar charges.


South Korea: North Korea fires several short-range missiles

South Korea: North Korea fires several short-range missiles

Defense Department about tracking the launches, CNN reported . "North Korea fired multiple unidentified projectiles, assumed to be surface-to-ship missiles, this morning from the vicinity of Wonsan, Gangwon Province", the ministry said. Presidential Spokesman Park Soo-hyun said in a statement that the fact that Moon himself was presiding over an NSC meeting, along with Prime Minister Lee Nak-yon's participation in the session, was a "significant" message that the South Korean government ...



Senator Ernst on Comey's upcoming testimony

Mark Warner , the top Democrat on the Senate intelligence committee, said Sunday he hoped that Trump would not attempt to bar Comey's testimony. Special Counsel Robert Mueller had to approve the Comey appearance, but some areas of discussion may be off topic out of concerns it could impede an ongoing investigation.


General election 2017: Voters to go to the polls

General election 2017: Voters to go to the polls

Over recent weeks, polling cards have been sent to residents through the post informing them of their elector number and their local polling station. After entering a postcode you will be given your local polling station and electoral registration office.