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Donald Trump Plans To Announce New Restrictions On Cuba Trade And Travel

Donald Trump Plans To Announce New Restrictions On Cuba Trade And Travel

President Trump's aides say that Mr. Hussein Obama's easing of United States restrictions has done nothing to advance political freedoms in Cuba, while benefiting the Cuban government financially. "My administration's policy will be guided by key USA national security interests and solidarity of the Cuban people", according to a draft of the five-point, eight-page presidential policy directive obtained by Politico .


After Giro crash, Thomas back to support Froome in Tour

After Giro crash, Thomas back to support Froome in Tour

He always approaches the Tour perfectly, he's a race he's been brilliant at in the past, and I'm sure he'll be at 100 percent condition in July. Although Thomas and Landa are in, there are noticeable absences from the nine-man group, with Wout Poels and Ian Stannard left out along with Peter Kennaugh.


Steve Scalise Making 'Good Progress' After Shooting, Hospital Says

Steve Scalise Making 'Good Progress' After Shooting, Hospital Says

Others injured in the shooting include two Capitol Police officers, Special Agents David Bailey and Crystal Griner; Matt Mika, a lobbyist for Tyson Foods; and Zach Barth, a legislative correspondent for Rep. Scalise took a bullet from a high-powered rifle in the hip, causing extensive injuries. It remains unclear when he may be released from the hospital.


U.S. shoots down pro-government drone in Syria: Defense Department

U.S. shoots down pro-government drone in Syria: Defense Department

The U.S. on Sunday shot down a Syrian jet for the first time during the conflict near Raqqa after it dropped bombs near the U.S. -allied Syrian Democratic Forces, which are battling IS. That incident flared long-simmering tension between the US and Russian Federation, which backs Assad and declared over the weekend it would begin to target coalition aircraft if they stray into territory the regime seeks to control.


Australia's suspension of Syrian operations a 'blow' to the US

Australia's suspension of Syrian operations a 'blow' to the US

It comes after Russian Federation threatened to target coalition warplanes in retaliation for the U.S. downing a Syrian government jet, and as a United States jet on Wednesday morning (AEST) downed a pro-Syrian regime drone in the country's southeast.