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Turkey says it would reciprocate German threats

Turkey says it would reciprocate German threats

But Erdogan denied the claims, saying the reports were "black propaganda" aimed at pressurising German companies not to invest in Turkey. "We need to be clearer than we have been until now so those responsible in Ankara understand that such policies are not without consequences", German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel told a press conference in Berlin on Thursday .



The local state of health care

Earlier this week, Senate Majority Leader and Kentucky Republican Mitch McConnell said he wanted to move ahead with straight-repeal legislation, but it's unclear if that will happen - Republicans now lack the votes needed to pass either option.



Donald Trump legal team looking to investigate Robert Mueller aides

Current and former USA officials told the Washington Post , according to a Friday report , that Sessions and Kislyak offered contradictory accounts of their meetings in April and July 2016. The White House has yet to comment on the Post report. Manafort became Trump's campaign manager in June 2016 but was forced to resign two months later amid reports of his business relationship with the Kremlin-backed former Ukrainian leader, Viktor Yanukovich.


Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi still alive: U.S. defence secretary

Islamic State chief Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi still alive: U.S. defence secretary

President Donald Trump accused The New York Times on Saturday of publishing a story that foiled a USA plot to kill Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. officials particularly skeptical. The Russian claim, made in June, could not be confirmed by the United States at the time, with America's military leading global efforts to defeat IS in Syria and Iraq.


Boots 'truly sorry' after row over cost of morning-after pill Levonelle

Boots 'truly sorry' after row over cost of morning-after pill Levonelle

The letter then went on to say the pharmacy did not want to be accused of "incentivising inappropriate use" and "provoking" complaints in the process. In defending the price, Boots said it was based on the cost of progestogen-based medicine and consultations its pharmacists carried out with women.



Palestinians dead in tension around Jerusalem shrine

Three Arab Israeli assailants fled to the compound after the attack, where they were shot dead by security forces. The violence erupted over a ban on Muslim men under the age of 50 entering the al Aqsa mosque and the installation of metal detectors .