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Anger in London over Trump knife comments

Anger in London over Trump knife comments

The President then mimicked a stabbing motion as he echoed the words "knives, knives, knives". Karim Brohi, a Royal London surgeon, tweeted that Trump's remarks were "ridiculous". Attacks involving a knife in the capital are up by 21 per cent year on year. Happy to invite Mr Trump to my (prestigious) hospital to meet with our mayor and police commissioner to discuss our successes in violence reduction in London, ” Griffiths tweeted, alongside an image which indicated the U.S.


North Korea returns to Korean Standard Time

North Korea returns to Korean Standard Time

But he has said he favors holding the meeting at the Demilitarized Zone separating North and South Korea . Trump previously announced agreement place and date of meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong-UN. It said a "key" official at the U.S. National Security Council told Chung Eui-yong, South Korean national security chief, that the report was "not true".


Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad being probed for 'fake news'

Malaysia's Mahathir Mohamad being probed for 'fake news'

The PKR central executive committee member said the investigation on the former prime minister had revealed how the Anti-Fake News Act could be abused. While Mahathir did make it to Langkawi in time to register, he said the series of events had led him to conclude that "it is logical to believe that there is a deliberate attempt to stop me from going to Langkawi".


Alexei Navalny, Putin's most prominent foe, detained at protest in Moscow

Alexei Navalny, Putin's most prominent foe, detained at protest in Moscow

Video showed police carrying a struggling Navalny, who is Putin's most prominent foe, out of the square, carrying him by the legs and arms. Navalny activists posted photographs on social media of hundreds of protesters taking part in rallies in Russia's Far East and Siberia, and OVD Info, a human rights organization that monitors detentions, said it had received reports of police detaining around 20 people across the country.


Donald Trump says he can't talk to Mueller unless it's 'fair'

Donald Trump says he can't talk to Mueller unless it's 'fair'

Addressing reporters shortly after at Andrews Air Force Base, Trump hinted that he would agree to the meeting only if he was assured that he would be treated fairly, claiming that the investigation is now a "witch hunt" and that Mueller's team consists of "angry Democrats".



Don't dump the Iran nuclear deal — LOS ANGELES TIMES

In early trading on Friday, Brent crude was close to US$74 with WTI holding above US$68 a barrel. The benchmark contract hit a 3-1/2 year closing high of $75.17 on Monday. Citing the Islamic Republic's missile program and its role in Middle East conflicts, the US president has ridiculed the nuclear agreement reached under his predecessor as "flawed" and a "disaster".