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GOP senator declares US 'reset' with Russia unacceptable

However, a nationalist newspaper with links to the Communist Party said China would act if Trump followed through with his presidential campaign threat to impose a 45 per cent tariff on Chinese imports. During the campaign, Trump repeatedly expressed his admiration for Putin and called for improving relations. During the campaign, Trump suggested that USA sanctions imposed on Russian Federation over the Ukraine crisis could be eased once he takes office.



Iraqi forces assessing damage to Nimrud site

Human Rights Watch (HRW ) said at least 37 men suspected of being affiliated with Islamic State had been detained by Iraqi and Kurdish forces from checkpoints, villages, screening centres and camps for displaced people around Mosul and Hawija, further south.


Britain stops Trump making plans for Nigel

Britain stops Trump making plans for Nigel

In an op-ed today for the pro-Trump website Breitbart News , Farage wrote, "Like a bolt from the blue, Trump tweeted out that I would do a great job as the UK's ambassador to Washington". His cozy relationship with Trump developed during the presidential campaign, when he briefly appeared with the Republican nominee, and he was the first foreign politician to meet with Trump after the election.


Vancouver Police confirm Amber Alert has ended, child found safe

Vancouver Police confirm Amber Alert has ended, child found safe

The pair are not believed to have left the Lower Mainland and they are likely travelling via transit because there is no vehicle associated with them. She is known to frequent Burnaby, New Westminster, Surrey and Coquitlam. "She is described as white, about 3'0" tall, 40 pounds, with red hair and blue eyes.


Trump would ´love´ to broker peace between Palestinians, Israel

Trump would ´love´ to broker peace between Palestinians, Israel

Israel has announced plans to move forward with the construction of 500 new homes for Jewish settlers in occupied East Jerusalem , the first such move since the United States presidential election. He said the municipality meant to authorize thousands of housing units that had been frozen. Baroud included President Obama among the "Israel-first" crowd, writing, "The Obama administration, despite the uneasy relationship between President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, ...


Japan, India sign agreement on civil nuclear power

Japan, India sign agreement on civil nuclear power

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday, accompanied by his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe travelled to Kobe in Shinkansen, the famous superfast bullet train of the country, whose speed ranges from 240 kms per hour to 320 kms per hour. Prime Minister Modi's Japan visit was closely followed in China, particularly after recent discussions between India and Japan to strengthen maritime security.