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EU ministers move on regional security, reaffirm Iran deal

The 16-page defence plan - agreed at a meeting in Brussels on Monday (14 November) - is envisaged to provide greater coordination in certain areas by sending its forces to stabilise a crisis before the EU-led United Nations peacekeepers can take over.


Trump not interested in further Clinton probe

Trump not interested in further Clinton probe

Though members are celebrating his victory, he said, "It's not a group I want to energize". Trump used the opportunity to admonish the network's journalists and executives for what he said was the networks' unfair coverage of him. FBI Director James Comey has declared on two occasions there is no evidence warranting charges against Clinton. As for global warming, Trump has repeatedly questioned the idea, suggesting at times that it is a hoax perpetrated by the Chinese to hurt USA ...



Trump Announces On Twitter He Canceled Meeting With 'New York Times'

Republican president-elect Donald Trump walks on stage with his son Barron Trump (C), and wife Melania Trump during his election night event at the New York Hilton Midtown in the early morning hours of November 9, 2016 in New York City. The Post said some attendees included NBC's Deborah Turness, Lester Holt and Chuck Todd; ABC's James Goldston, George Stephanopoulos, David Muir and Martha Raddatz; CBS' Norah O'Donnell John Dickerson, Charlie Rose, Christopher Isham and King; Fox News' Bill ...



Israel proposes 500 new settlement homes near Jerusalem

In Wednesday's announcement, Jerusalem's municipal planning committee recommended to the regional planning committee that it proceed with plans to build the 500 homes in Ramat Shlomo, an urban settlement to the north of Jerusalem. That would signal US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital, a move that would infuriate Palestinians, who claim the eastern sector of the city, captured by Israel in 1967, as their capital.



What should Palestinians expect - can Trump be any worse?

Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem . President-elect Donald TrumpDonald TrumpCNN anchor scolds guest for using N-word on show Carson: Nothing "white supremacist" about Bannon Why everyone (including your grandma) is writing about the election MORE said Tuesday he may tap his son-in-law, Jared Kushner , to help broker a peace agreement between the Israelis and Palestinians.


Pakistan holds military exercise close to Indian border

Pakistan holds military exercise close to Indian border

It said Pakistani troops responded to India's "unprovoked firing" and "targeted Indian posts effectively". Amidst growing India-Pakistan tension, the Pakistan military staged a massive exercise close to the border on Wednesday, exhibiting its preparedness to "respond to any provocation".