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British charity worker returns to Iran prison after short release

British charity worker returns to Iran prison after short release

Mr Ratcliffe said the British embassy had been informed of the decision but had reported hearing no mention of the charity worker needing to return. The charity worker is serving a five-year jail sentence for alleged sedition - a charge she has always denied, claiming she was arrested while on holiday with her daughter.



Shane Doan set to service as pallbearer at McCain's memorial service

John McCain, giving his respects while signing an order to fly the American flag at half-staff. The flags were lowered Saturday night following McCain's death from brain cancer, but President Donald Trump did not issue a proclamation that typically calls for flags to remain at half staff through the day of interment.


Iran, Syria sign military cooperation agreement, defy Israel and US

Iran, Syria sign military cooperation agreement, defy Israel and US

Hatami said Iran was in Syria at the invitation of the government. Rebel forces have been routed in many parts of the country. Both Trump and Merkel "called for worldwide action to prevent a humanitarian crisis in Idlib Province", White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said.


Blockbuster CNN Trump/Russia Story In More Doubt After Michael Cohen’s Lawyer Recants

Blockbuster CNN Trump/Russia Story In More Doubt After Michael Cohen’s Lawyer Recants

Now Davis says that he was one of the background sources, and couldn't clear up the record until Cohen pleaded guilty last week, because of the ongoing criminal investigation. I could not independently confirm the information in the CNN story , ' Davis told the NY paper. "But I am not sure". Meanwhile, one of my sources (who is not Lanny Davis ) informs me that ever since his story fell apart, the 74-year-old Bernstein sits in a dark corner of the CNN break room swilling soy milk and ...



Trump Resisted Lowering Flag Because He Thought McCain Coverage Was Excessive

Trump will not attend McCain's memorial services in D.C. but said that he has "asked Vice President Mike Pence to offer an address at the ceremony honoring Senator McCain at the United States Capitol this Friday". Trump, when he returned to Washington, altered his stance, but nearly daily assails the investigation into the election interference. Throughout McCain's illness, Trump continued to publicly snub him - including at a recent appearance in which the president declined to say McCain's ...


Afghan president asks top security officials to stay

Afghan president asks top security officials to stay

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has rejected the resignations of three top security officials. Articles appear on euronews.com for a limited time. Top interior ministry officials stated that the security officials had indicated policy differences with the government amid worsening security as the main rationale for resigning.