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House passes measure to stop sale of Boeing aircraft to Iran

Five years ago, the Treasury Department announced it was imposing sanctions on Iran Air, whose planes, it said, had been used to transport "missile or rocket components" to Syria, "special" cargo on behalf of Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC), and military equipment for Iran's Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics (MODAFL).



Micah Johnson, Dallas Cop-Killer, Was Black Militant

Pittsburgh's police chief walked along with protesters at an activist march downtown on Friday and said it was peaceful. No other details were given. Johnson's client was his own younger brother and he supported his sibling's home living, Carnegie said. President Barack Obama called the Dallas shootings "a vicious, calculated and despicable attack on law enforcement".


Obama cuts short Europe trip, to visit Dallas

Obama cuts short Europe trip, to visit Dallas

Speaking at the opening of two days of meetings with European leaders, Obama said the USA and the EU agreed they can do more to improve security, share information and stem the flow of foreign fighters to prevent terror attacks. He returned to that theme after the Dallas shootings. ABC News 8 in Dallas is reporting the shots were fired as the march was moving down Lamar Street near Griffin.



Obama: America is not as divided as some suggest

Demonstrators calling for justice in the fatal police shooting of a black driver are marking a third straight day outside the Minnesota governor's mansion in St. That included President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan, whose sympathy was "particularly poignant", said Obama national security aide Ben Rhodes, given that country itself "has suffered enormous violence and loss of life".


Narendra Modi meets President of South Africa Jacob Zuma

Narendra Modi meets President of South Africa Jacob Zuma

The Indian premier will also visit Tanzania and Kenya during his Africa tour. Narenda Modi has also compared his visits to tracing Mahatma Gandhi's footsteps in Africa, in order to rebuild the relations with these nations. Modi reached Maputo early on Thursday where he received a grand welcome by the Mozambican President. "We complement each other". Modi said the agreement signed between the two sides on prevention of drug trafficking was a testimony to the shared determination to combat ...


Obama asks Americans not to fear a return to a dark past

Obama asks Americans not to fear a return to a dark past

On the first day of the NATO Summit in Warsaw , President Barack Obama announced that the United States will be the lead nation for an enhanced NATO presence in Poland, which will see an increase in NATO and American forces and military equipment.