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Arrests in Greece after protest during Obama visit

The problems that Europe faces are real and immediate - and unlikely to dissipate before the end of the Obama presidency. At each stop on his trip, Obama expects to confront apprehension from world leaders who fear Trump could bring about seismic changes in USA foreign policy and withdraw the US from its traditional leadership role.



Up To 20 Injured In 'Deliberate' Melbourne Bank Fire

A man set fire to the Commonwealth Bank branch at Springvale Central about 11.30am, police said. The incident took place on Friday, 18 November, at around 11.30am local time (0.30am BST) in Springvale , leaving scores of people wounded, police inspector Jacqui Poida of Victoria Police said.



'Protectionism must be defeated': Peru president

It will be his last global summit before he leaves office January 20 and those in attendance are to include Chinese President Xi Jinping , Russian President Vladimir Putin and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. Linking the US with 11 countries around the Pacific, the TPP would have been the biggest regional trade deal in history, spanning almost 40% of global GDP and about a third of world trade.


Alec Baldwin to play Donald Trump again on 'Saturday Night Live'

Alec Baldwin to play Donald Trump again on 'Saturday Night Live'

He told Vanity Fair that he was booked that weekend, with his wife Hilaria adding that committing to the late night show is hard due to their young children. "I said, 'Well, I don't want to do that, ' I don't think I can do that". It seems that the gig takes a toll on the Baldwin family's personal schedule.



Obama team trying to damage ties with Russia

The demonstration was organized by Artyom Mainas, a 27-year-old blogger in Obninsk, a nuclear-research center some 60 miles south of Moscow . Ms Merkel said she had been encouraged that the presidential process in the United States was "working smoothly" so far.


Israeli parliament gives preliminary OK to settlement bill

Israeli parliament gives preliminary OK to settlement bill

He said Israel already has laws pertaining to noise pollution, and the objective of this particular bill was only to label mosques as problematic, the Jerusalem Post reported . Despite outward condemnation, the United States continues to reward this deliberate flouting of worldwide law through military aid. The US already grants Israel more than $3bn per year in defence aid.