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Trump to host President Erdoğan at White House on May 16

Trump to host President Erdoğan at White House on May 16

The statement says the two leaders are expected to discuss ways to cooperate in the fight against terrorism. The Turkish leader called on the White House to reverse its decision ahead of their planned meeting next week, according to the Associated Press .



Pyongyang unveils satellite photos of Thaad in S.Korea

North Korea is believed to be preparing for a sixth nuclear test and is working to develop a nuclear-tipped missile capable of reaching the United States, presenting Trump with perhaps his most pressing security issue. Moon had vowed on the campaign trail to resume engagement with North Korea, a sharp change from the hard-line approach taken by South Korea's past two governments - and by the worldwide community - in response to North Korea's nuclear tests and missile launches.


Ex-French PM seeks to join Macron revolution

Ex-French PM seeks to join Macron revolution

En Marche's 577 candidates will be announced by Thursday, secretary general Richard Ferrand said , adding that the movement would be renamed "La Republique en Marche" (The Republic on the Move). However, the election did mark the largest number of votes her party has ever won. "The popular sentiments of minority communities of France especially Sikhs were with Macron since we were fearful of ban on religious symbols in Le Pen's France", said President of United Sikh Council of France ...


5 things to know about French president-elect Emmanuel Macron

5 things to know about French president-elect Emmanuel Macron

After taking a long walk towards the stage to Ludwig van Beethoven's "Ode to Joy", the anthem of the European Union, Macron spoke of the need for unity. The Stoxx Europe 600 Index slipped 0.1 per cent at the close, while the Euro Stoxx 50 Index lost less than 0.5 per cent. France's CAC 40 Index fell 0.9 per cent after rallying in the previous two sessions.



Chibok Girls: UNFPA to provide reproductive healthcare

The government has released the names of those who were freed and families are travelling to the federal capital of Abuja to reunite with the girls. Speaking while presenting a peace flag to the Nigerian army, at the Army Headquarters Garrison, Abuja, Princess Lillian Cosmos, FCT Coordinator, Africa Arise for Change Network commended President Buhari for keeping to his promise and facilitating the freedom of the girls after three years.



Pentagon head makes clear US commitment to protecting Turkey

And Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told reporters during a visit to Montenegro that every weapon obtained by the YPG constituted a "threat" to Turkey. He said US -led forces had "almost completely" isolated Raqqa and expected troops to soon begin advancing "within striking distance" of the city. The move, first reported by The Wall Street Journal, is part of the assurances to Turkey, which is concerned that the weapons will end up in the hands of its enemies.