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UK's May isolated ahead of Brexit talks as key aides quit

UK's May isolated ahead of Brexit talks as key aides quit

The outcome was a significant political embarrassment for May, who called for an early election in April based on polls that showed the Conservatives would increase their majority and give her more clout in hard talks with the European Union on terms for exiting the political and economic alliance.



Trump says James Comey's testimony showed 'no collusion, no obstruction'

And Trump might comment further in a scheduled Rose Garden 2:45 p.m. news conference with the president of Romania, who is visiting the White House and participating in a bilateral meeting. Asked directly if tapes of conversations with Comey exist, Trump said, "Well, I'll tell you about that maybe sometime in the very near future". Trump has come out with a tweet early Friday: "Despite so many false statements and lies, total and complete vindication.


Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify in public hearing

Attorney General Jeff Sessions to testify in public hearing

Questioned by Sen. Ron Wyden (D-OR), Former FBI Director James Comey dropped a hint about some kind of information with regards to Attorney General Sessions and the Russian Federation investigation, which Comey was convinced would lead to Sessions recusing himself from the Russian Federation probe.



Queen's Speech date in UK Parliament in doubt

Despite anger at the election, she was cheered briefly at the start of the meeting, Reuters reporters said . 'I'm the person who got us into this mess, and I'm the one who will get us out of it, ' she said, according to two sources who were at the summit today .


Putin critic Alexei Navalny detained ahead of protest

Putin critic Alexei Navalny detained ahead of protest

The video , which played a central role in galvanizing protesters for the March 26 demonstrations, was published briefly on the websites of the regional prosecutor's office in the central city of Yaroslavl and the St. In this photo taken on Friday, June 9, 2017, Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny speaks to people in the city of Perm, about 1200 kilometers (750 miles) east of Moscow , Russia.


Russian opposition leader arrested ahead of anti-corruption rallies

Russian opposition leader arrested ahead of anti-corruption rallies

Almost 1,400 people were arrested in Moscow and St. Petersburg, according to OVD , an independent group monitoring arrests. Thousands of people took part in anti-corruption protests across Russian Federation on Monday in a new show of defiance by an opposition that the Kremlin had once written off as ineffectual and marginalized.