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Karen Handel beats Jon Ossoff in Georgia district's values

Karen Handel beats Jon Ossoff in Georgia district's values

President Trump tweeted congratulations to former Georgia Secretary of State Karen Handel for managing to claw her way into a runoff. In his Congressional campaign, Jon Ossoff has generally said the right things, often appears to be positioned as a moderate, and has even suggested that he would not be "campaigning across the district talking about Donald Trump at every event".


Paris gunman thought to be 39-year-old from suburbs

Paris gunman thought to be 39-year-old from suburbs

A gunman was shot dead in Paris on Thursday after killing a policeman. "Today fundamentalist Islam is waging war and the measures are not being taken to limit the risks", she said on RFI radio. The attacker was killed after opening fire on the police vehicle with what witnesses described as a Kalashnikov assault rifle at around 9 p.m. local time (1900GMT) and attempting to flee.



Iran 'not living up to the spirit' of nuclear deal

As a candidate in the 2016 presidential election, Trump criticized the JCPOA as " the worst deal ever negotiated ", but offered conflicting opinions on whether he would try to "rip it up", renegotiate its terms or keep it in place. "It shouldn't have been signed", said Trump here at a joint press conference with visiting Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni. Since taking office he has not indicated whether and how he will do so.



The origin of the 'Mother of All Bombs'

The Trump administration is focusing its North Korea strategy on tougher economic sanctions, possibly including intercepting cargo ships and punishing Chinese banks doing business with Pyongyang, U.S. "I think Trump is the kind of person who likes to put out visuals", said Harry Kazianis, director of defense studies at the Centre for the National Interest, a non-partisan foreign policy think tank in Washington.


Goodluck Jonathan sends Easter message to Nigerians

Goodluck Jonathan sends Easter message to Nigerians

Easter is the way we live our faith, ask our questions, offer our prayers, gather as the body of Christ, serve in and through our shared ministry, mature as disciples of Jesus Christ. Other Churches throughout the country are marking the resurrection of Jesus Christ with church services while others climaxed theirs with Easter Conventions with a hope of renewed spirit following the resurrection of Christ.


Two police officers shot dead in Paris

Two police officers shot dead in Paris

A bystander was also reportedly wounded. Although an anti-terror probe has been opened, other reports said the shooting could have been an attempt at an armed robbery. Police have not yet confirmed the name, saying they first want to establish whether he was acting alone. Immediately following the event, witnesses reported there were at least two gunmen involved in the shooting.