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US Senator Says Trump Likely To Withdraw From Iran Deal

US Senator Says Trump Likely To Withdraw From Iran Deal

The outgoing secretary of state was sacked for a host of reasons, some of them personal. But Trump fired Tillerson last week, in part over his views on the deal and his handling of the talks. Changes are expected by May 12 - the next deadline for Trump to waive sanctions against Iran and the date he has set for United States allies to make changes to the Joint Commission Plan of Action, as the Iran deal is formally known, to address what he sees as its flaws .


Strong storms possible in North Carolina late Saturday night

Strong storms possible in North Carolina late Saturday night

TIMELINE: the latest timeline brings storms into the Shoals starting around 1 p.m. Storms track east throughout the afternoon and evening hours, eventually ending by 8 p.m. Tuesday: The morning will likely continue with the previous storm threat and there is a chance for some strong storms as well. There will be another round of severe storms sometime Monday afternoon when the cold front moves in from the west.


Pentagon releases names of 7 airmen killed in crash in Iraq

Pentagon releases names of 7 airmen killed in crash in Iraq

Zanetis, 37; Master Sergeant Christopher J. Raguso, 39; and Staff Sergeant Dashan J. Briggs, 30. The Defense Department has released the names of seven airmen who were killed Thursday when an HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter crashed in western Iraq.


Erdogan: Turkish Military and Allied Rebels in 'Total Control' of Syria's Afrin

Erdogan: Turkish Military and Allied Rebels in 'Total Control' of Syria's Afrin

Four major rebel groups are now positioned inside Eastern Ghouta, namely the Islam Army, Failaq al-Rahman, Ahrar al-Sham and the Levant Liberation Committee. The observatory reported that government forces on Friday seized most of Eastern Ghouta's town of Jisrine. Activist Abu Ahed, speaking to dpa from Eastern Ghouta, said people had been encouraged by a morning lull Friday, and had therefore ventured from their shelters.


Nerve agent attack: Russia expels 23 UK diplomats

Nerve agent attack: Russia expels 23 UK diplomats

The Kremlin has indicated it would expel British diplomats in a riposte to London's move as well as adopt other measures that would " most suit Moscow's interests". May also said Britain would clamp down on murky Russian money and strengthen its powers to impose sanctions on abusers of human rights - though she gave few details.


Israeli Jets Pound Hamas Positions in Gaza After Bomb Explodes on Border

Israeli Jets Pound Hamas Positions in Gaza After Bomb Explodes on Border

The other is in moderate condition, the IDF said . The terrorist originally claimed the incident was a vehicle accident. The driver, identified as Ala Qabha, 26, was also injured in the attack. The statement added that it did not expect a Hamas retaliation for the demolition of the tunnels. Despite the signed agreements between Palestinians and Israel which allow fishermen to go 12 nautical miles inside the Mediterranean Sea, Israeli navy targets Gaza fishermen nearly daily, and ...