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Critical Trump tweet sends shockwaves to Germany

Critical Trump tweet sends shockwaves to Germany

Trump's comments came in an early-morning tweet on Tuesday issued just as Merkel hosted Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Berlin , where they held a joint cabinet meeting and signed cooperation agreements. "That's not what she said ". The German chancellor reiterated Tuesday that the German-U.S. relationship is of " outstanding importance ", but suggested that Europe would " take our fate into our own hands " moving forward.



One Direction to reunite for Grenfell Tower charity single

Cowell responded to news of the tragedy on Twitter writing: "I am watching the footage of the Grenfell Tower fire in London". The song will be a cover of Simon & Garfunkels emotional single, " Bridge Over Troubled Water ". We started 24 hours ago and already we're getting calls coming in, mainly from Brits . Speaking on ITV's Good Morning Britain Simon told viewers: "I'm not just going to sit here and do nothing".



US congress gets power to restrain Trump on Russia sanctions

The White House will reach out to House Republicans to bring changes favored by the Trump administration to legislation approved by the Senate this week that places tougher sanctions on Russian Federation, according to news reports Saturday.



At least 58 presumed dead in London Grenfell fire

Cundy said the images and video of the scenes inside the Grenfell Tower would be released on Sunday, adding "We will not do that until we have contacted all the families we are supporting to let them know that's our intention". Mayor of London Sadiq Khan , who was at the meeting, said he used it as a "crucial opportunity for me to make clear to the Government" what the residents need.


'Trump under probe for obstructing justice'

'Trump under probe for obstructing justice'

The newspaper noted Mueller had requested interviews with CIA Director Dan Coats , National Security Agency chief Michael Rogers and Richard Ledgett , the former NSA deputy director. "There's still no evidence of obstruction, and current and former leaders in the intelligence community have repeatedly said there's been no effort to impede the investigation in any way", she said in a statement.


Duterte takes a rest as Philippine city burns

Duterte takes a rest as Philippine city burns

According to official government figures 225 militants, 59 soldiers and 26 civilians have been killed in the siege so far. More than 300 people have been killed in the southern town, and nearly the entire population of about 200,000 people has fled.