Flynn: Outspoken general, intelligence pro, Trump supporter

Army Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; and a master's in national security and strategic studies from the U.S. Naval War College at Newport, Rhode Island. Erdogan has accused the cleric, Fethullah Gullen, of orchestrating the July coup attempt and called for his extradition. Whatever you want to say about CNN , the fact that Flynn can't tell the difference between a United States news channel and a propaganda arm of the Russian government isn't just ...

Russia Strikes Kill at Least 30 Terrorists in Syria

Russia Strikes Kill at Least 30 Terrorists in Syria

The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says Tuesday's airstrikes struck three neighborhoods. The HRW report said that parachute-retarded munitions have been used by the Syrian air force dating back to November 2012 and have also been used during the joint Russian-Syrian military operation that began in September 2015.

Flynn a frequent critic of Muslim militancy, culture

He and his delegation were in the United States to meet with Trump's key advisors to discuss the threat of North Korea's pursuit of nuclear weapons. South Korea hosts approximately 28,500 US troops, while Japan hosts about 54,000 military personnel. Cho spoke to South Korean reporters in Washington following the meeting with Flynn, Yonhap said .

IS shelling kills 7 civilians in eastern Mosul

Troops have established a foothold in the city's east from where they are driving northward into the Tahrir nei. Backed by USA -led airstrikes but under fire from heavy weapons, the troops drove deeper into the neighborhood as families fled their homes.

Malaysia detains 12 activists ahead of anti-PM rally

Meanwhile, despite fears of violent confrontation, Malaysia's Red Shirts held a mostly peaceful gathering of their own in support of the current government and the special rights of Malays and Islam in their country. He said the group had become a tool for opposition parties to unseat a democratically elected government. Jamal Yunos, an UMNO member and leader of the Red Shirts, was also arrested on Friday before the protests began.

I'm no Clinton, says poll-favoured French presidential candidate

When the right-wing candidate is chosen on November 27, it is expected to trigger an announcement from deeply unpopular Socialist President Francois Hollande on whether he intends to bid for re-election. But should Sarkozy or Fillon emerge as her conservative opponent, polls and analysts suggest, Le Pen's electoral prospects would improve. Juppe was confident on Friday that no such upset will happen.