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Head of Islamic State in Afghanistan killed - government

The Afghan Interior Ministry said Monday the strikes targeted IS hideouts in Naziyan and Achin districts of Nangarhar province, which borders Pakistan. A radio station airing propaganda in the favor of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group was destroyed during an operation in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, reported Khaama Press .



Pence: Trump considering moving USA embassy to Jerusalem

Senior officials in Jerusalem said that United Nations member states that have accumulated debt for not paying their membership fees may find themselves denied the right to vote in some United Nations institutions. The Obama administration had enabled the passage of last December's Security Council measure by abstaining from the vote and declining to use its veto power, but the nascent Trump administration, especially US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley, has so far unabashedly defended ...



Comey a 'Grandstander,' 'Showboat' ... I Was Going to Fire Him Anyway

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) says that it's time for "an independent special prosecutor to investigate the Trump Administration's ties to Russian Federation". Gonzales criticized Comey in the lead-up to the November 8 election after the former FBI chief informed lawmakers that the agency was looking at emails potentially related to its investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server as secretary of state.



Grimsby's Diana, Princess of Wales Hospital IS affected — NHS cyber attack

The problem stretched as far north as the Outer Hebrides. It was first reported in the UK's National Health Service (NHS). "It's an worldwide attack, and a number of countries and organizations have been affected". Action Fraud, the U.K.'s central cyber-crime unit said on Twitter. "In other words, Microsoft is no longer looking for and seeking to fix vulnerabilities in the system".


'Witness Intimidation': Trump May Have Crossed Legal Lines With Comey Tweet

'Witness Intimidation': Trump May Have Crossed Legal Lines With Comey Tweet

It came days after Comey requested more resources to expand the probe. The shifting accounts of the decision to fire Comey, whom Trump derided as a "showboat" and "grandstander", added to a mounting sense of uncertainty and chaos in the West Wing, as aides scrambled to get their stories straight and appease an angry president.



Better Hope There're No Tapes Of Our Conversations, Trump Tells Comey

Trump asserts in Thursday's interview he would have fired Comey even if top Justice Department officials had not recommended it, calling former President Barack Obama's appointee "a showboat". And the reason they should've won it is the electoral college is nearly impossible for a Republican to win. And again, Comey responded that he would be honest, according to the source.