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IS Group Claims Dead Paris Suspect as 'Soldier'

IS Group Claims Dead Paris Suspect as 'Soldier'

Molins told reporters that based on the method of the attack, counterterrorism authorities are leading the investigation on potential charges of murder and attempted murder in connection with terrorist motives. Police officers cordon off the area after a knife attack in central Paris, Saturday May 12, 2018. The Paris prefecture had earlier said a person had carried out a knife attack in the second arrondissement - or district - of the French capital.


K'taka polls: 37% voting recorded till 1.00 pm

K'taka polls: 37% voting recorded till 1.00 pm

As per the India Today-Axis My India exit poll, the ruling Congress is likely to win 106-118 seats with 39 per cent vote share in the Karnataka Assembly election. According to the official, all the arrangements regarding the Assembly elections are being done. The Congress government is one of the last few non-BJP state governments left in the country while the saffron party has pushed aggressively for a "Congress-mukt" Bharat.


The world faces unsafe reality with Iran nuclear deal left for dead

The world faces unsafe reality with Iran nuclear deal left for dead

In response to Trump's withdrawal, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani announced that Iran would remain committed to the terms of the JCPOA while it negotiates with the other parties to the deal-China, France , Germany , Russia , the United Kingdom, and the European Union .


Trump's decision to exit nuclear deal amplifies widespread anger in Iran

Trump's decision to exit nuclear deal amplifies widespread anger in Iran

While European countries are staying in the deal, Airbus will likely have to pull out of the contract as it needed a USA license for the deal since over 10% of parts and labor were provided by US companies. New sanctions will further consolidate Iran's oil customers into those less likely to pressure Iran for denuclearization or regime change, and will weaken the bargaining position of US allies in further negotiations with Iran.


Higher Gas Prices Could Follow Trump's Exit From The Iran Deal

Higher Gas Prices Could Follow Trump's Exit From The Iran Deal

He said the effects of the USA move were already being felt in rising oil costs and an increase in political uncertainty in the Middle East. "If they start, will be very serious consequences", he threatened. Prices have gained over 8% over the past month and 15% since the beginning of the year. After all, wasn't that the point of this agreement in the first place? At least three of the 100 planes at issue have already been delivered.


EU Moves to Defend Companies From US Sanctions Against Iran

EU Moves to Defend Companies From US Sanctions Against Iran

UN Secretary-General Ant nio Guterres said in a statement shortly after the USA announcement, that he was "deeply concerned" by the decision, and called on the remaining parties to preserve the deal. France pledged on Friday to push back against the threat of U.S. sanctions against French companies doing business with Iran, in the wake of Washington's withdrawal from the worldwide nuclear agreement with Tehran.