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Trump considering 'terminating' Russia probe leader

Trump considering 'terminating' Russia probe leader

That would have to be done by the deputy attorney general, Rod Rosenstein , given that Attorney General Jeff Sessions has recused himself from DOJ's Russian Federation investigation. On Monday, speculation was stoked that Trump was considering terminating Mueller, after a confidante of the president suggested it was under consideration.



Trump releases financial disclosure for 2016

Mr. Trump's income from his Mar-a-Lago resort increased by $7.4 million over the past year - over the same length of time beginning in January 2015, Mr. The initiation fee for Mar-A-Lago doubled after Trump became president, from $100,000 to $200,000. Administrations often release promised documents once journalists have left the office for the weekend, hoping that any damaging info would get lost in the news cycle turnover.


Afghan officials ready for so-called Kabul Process

Afghan officials ready for so-called Kabul Process

No one has claimed responsibility for the attacks. Meeting of the Special Corps Commanders came in after death toll of truck bombing in Afghan capital reached 150 today. Ashraf Ghani spoke at the opening of the so-called Kabul Process , a gathering of 23 nations, the European Union, the United Nations and North Atlantic Treaty Organisation, meant to discuss security and political issues in the country.



Prime Minister breaks promise to keep Grenfell Tower survivors in the area

Relatives and friends of the missing made increasingly desperate appeals for information, as it became increasingly clear that few are likely to have survived. The focus of criticism is on the cladding fitted to external walls of the 1974 tower as part of a £8.7 million (RM48 million) refit completed a year ago.



Merkel Expects UK to Stick to Brexit Timetable

Hammond, speaking to reporters before a meeting of the 28 European Union finance ministers on Friday, said Britain should work closely with the bloc to prioritise jobs and prosperity when Brexit talks start next week. The talks will be conducted in French and English. Mr Hammond's warnings over Brexit were seized on by critics, with shadow chancellor John McDonnell claiming the Government is in "disarray".


Taliban attack kills five Afghan police, injures 15

Taliban attack kills five Afghan police, injures 15

The Taliban praised the attack, but did not claim responsibility. The violence comes just seven days after an Afghan soldier turned his weapon on his USA counterparts in another region of Afghanistan, killing three soldiers and wounding another.