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Tillerson Defends Trump's Proposed Cuts To State Department Budget

Tillerson Defends Trump's Proposed Cuts To State Department Budget

The US has threatened to withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council unless it undertakes "considerable reform", a letter obtained by Foreign Policy has revealed. Tillerson said he would conduct a "comprehensive examination" of how the State Department's programs are run and how the department is structured. "We don't take this opportunity lightly", he said.



NSA deputy calls Trump's wiretapping allegations 'crazy'

Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman, James Slack, says the British government has made it clear to the USA that the "ridiculous" claims should be ignored. Mr. Johnson, who was himself once a Fox News contributor, said in a telephone interview that Mr. Napolitano called him on Friday and requested that he speak to The New York Times.


Hillary Clinton Is 'Ready to Come Out of the Woods'

Hillary Clinton Is 'Ready to Come Out of the Woods'

It's impossible to know just yet what Clinton's next move will be, or whether it will involve an attempted return to elected politics. Since then, she's kept mostly to herself, with the exception of a few public appearances and events. Other than us seeing Hillary Clinton walking in the woods with a Twitter user, at Donald Trump's inauguration, and getting made fun of for not wearing make up she's been rather reclusive.


Man killed in Paris attack involved in another shooting

Man killed in Paris attack involved in another shooting

At about 8:30 a.m. local time (0730 GMT), a man was trying to seize weapon from a soldier of Sentinelle operation at Orly south terminal, but he didn't succeed and was neutralized. Brandet said no one was wounded in the incident. French daily newspaper Le Figaro reports the individual rushed a group of three soldiers and was successful in wrestling one firearm, which he then took into an airport shop.



Trump Wiretapping Claims Dominate Intelligence Hearing

The House and Senate intelligence committees had given the Justice Department until Monday regarding President Trump's claims that the Obama administration tapped his New York City telephones during the election. "As the president said , I was just reading off media reports ". On Friday, Fox News said it was unable to confirm the allegations of Napolitano, a regular guest on the network.


The Trump presidency on March 16 at 9 AM EDT/1300 GMT

The Trump presidency on March 16 at 9 AM EDT/1300 GMT

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will visit Turkey on March 30, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said late on March 16. Released early on Thursday, Trump's America First: A Budget Blueprint to Make America Great Again lays out a plan to reduce funding for the World Bank by $650m over three years, and reduce its contributions to United Nations peacekeeping to no more than 25%.