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Trump Tweets 'Let's Make Peace' After Meeting Russian, Ukrainian Envoys

How do you do. President Trump also has come under fire for Wednesday's meetings with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and Ambassador Sergey Kislyak. Kislyak is the same person who a string of Trump aides were said to have had contact with and eventually got themselves into trouble - most importantly Flynn, who no longer has a job in the White House because of them.



White House fumes after Kremlin releases Trump meeting photos

Troubling speculation, of course, but there is no evidence that this posed any real danger as the Oval Office is regularly swept for listening devices. Asked whether the Russian delegation informed the White House that they planned to release the photos, one official said tersely: "No they did not".


What does French President Macron's win mean for my money?

What does French President Macron's win mean for my money?

Pouillard said he came to this conclusion by cross-referencing voting from the 2015 regional elections and the presidential vote. Macron, 39, has promised to rejuvenate France's jaded governing class by bringing more people into parliament who, like him, have never held elected office.



French Presidential Candidate Le Pen accused of plagiarising Fillon

Unlike Chirac, who refused to debate Le Pen's father Jean-Marie in 2002, Macron is adamant he will not shy away from the challenge. Macron said that he was "pro-European", but that if elected he would "reform in-depth the European Union and our European project", lest he "betray" the French people.


Chibok Girls: FG ready to negotiate for release of captives

Chibok Girls: FG ready to negotiate for release of captives

She said the rehabilitation centre in the capital, Abuja, where some of the girls have been kept, will be closed. "She indicated that she wanted to go home", said Alhassan. They will likely begin a months-long rehabilitation program run by the government, which the 24 girls who already escaped are now undergoing. "Parents' involvement is crucial", said Aisha Muhammed-Oyebode, a leader of Bring Back Our Girls and head of the Murtala Muhammad Foundation, a nonprofit organization supporting the ...



Brexit impact: Banks planning to move 9000 jobs out of UK

Eastern Europe has been the main beneficiary of the EU's 2014-2020 budget, which exceeds €60 billion (RM284.1 billion) and is helping countries such as Poland, Hungary, Romania and Bulgaria catch up with their wealthier western neighbours. Since prime minister Theresa May triggered Article 50 earlier this year - effectively starting the Brexit process - a number of United Kingdom tech firms say that they have been contacted by European neighbours to move their operations away from a ...