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Monaco's Kylian Mbappe to 'sort through' transfer options over summer

Monaco's Kylian Mbappe to 'sort through' transfer options over summer

The France global has enjoyed a sensational breakthrough season with Monaco - scoring 15 goals to help them claim the Ligue 1 title. Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe has revealed Real Madrid have been after him since he turned 14. When asked whether or not the Spanish giants were one of the clubs interested in his signature, an unfazed Mbappe confirmed this was true as he claimed that it is nothing new to him.



Trump Gives Mattis Authority To Set US Troop Levels In Afghanistan

In a bid to add more troops, the Defense Department will need more money than the already fixed budget of over $600 billion for next fiscal year, Mattis said during the testimony. How many American troops will be sent to Afghanistan? "It's hard when we have no strategy to pursue". A truck bomb explosion in Kabul last month killed more than 150 people, making it the deadliest attack in the Afghan capital since the Taliban were ousted in 2001 by a NATO-led coalition after ruling the ...



For Labour's Corbyn, strong result turns defeat into victory

With results declared for almost all of the 650 seats, Conservatives won 318 while the opposition Labour secured 261, leaving neither party anywhere close to the 326 seats required for an overall majority. Most obviously, if no government is formed by the scheduled start of talks, there will be no government leader to negotiate with. "Brexit negotiations should start when United Kingdom is ready; timetable and European Union positions are clear.


Cabinet briefed on plans for Government deal with DUP

Cabinet briefed on plans for Government deal with DUP

Despite anger at the election, she was cheered briefly at the start of the meeting. After attending the Prime Minister's political cabinet on Monday, she told BBC News: "I'm suggesting that the Conservative Party works with those both within the House of Commons and with people without to ensure that as we leave the European Union we have a Brexit that works for the economy and puts that first".


Emirati ambassador: US should rethink its air base in Qatar

Emirati ambassador: US should rethink its air base in Qatar

Jordan will downgrade diplomatic ties with Qatar, following on the heels of Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, United Arab Emirates , Yemen and Egypt , that cut off all diplomatic relations with Doha on Monday. Former U.S. secretary of state John Kerry as well as foreign ministers from different countries attended the two-day Oslo Forum. Since the announcement of severing diplomatic ties with Qatar, Saudi-led group of Arab countries have continued imposing pressure on the Gulf country, though ...



DUP head arrives for talks with United Kingdom leader May

After the opposition Labour Party made hefty election gains by focusing heavily on national issues, May listed areas such as education and housing as top policy priorities. As Mrs May attempts to cobble together a majority, the EU's Michel Barnier said he would hold talks with British envoy Oliver Robbins on Tuesday to organise the negotiations.