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Trump to Comey: Better hope there are no 'tapes' of talks

But in his latest interview, Mr Trump accused the Mr Comey of giving his opponent a "free pass" at a time when many of his supporters were pressing for the Mrs Clinton to be jailed. There are six known candidates who interviewed for the position on Saturday at Justice Department headquarters. At least that's what President Trump seemed to think in regards to White House press briefings, doubling down on his recent Twitter suggestion that he might "cancel all future "press briefings" ...


Nigeria's President Buhari welcomes freed Chibok schoolgirls

Nigeria's President Buhari welcomes freed Chibok schoolgirls

In this photo released by the Nigeria State House, Chibok school girls recently freed from Nigeria Extremist captivity wait to meet with Nigeria's President, Muhammadu Buhari , at the Presidential palace in. " It may be recalled when the first batch of 21 girls were released in October 2016, the president directed the security agencies to continue in earnest until all the Chibok girls have been released and reunited with their families ".


Palestinian youth shot dead in West Bank clash with Israeli forces

Palestinian youth shot dead in West Bank clash with Israeli forces

The Israel Prisons Service did not comment on the claim, but Israeli officials have long rejected the prospect of negotiating strikers' terms of imprisonment. The global body refused to disclose details on Barghouti's health "in accordance with the principles of medical confidentiality". Earlier this week Israel released footage it said shows Barghouti breaking his fast.



Ismail Haniyeh elected new overall leader of Hamas

Haniyeh succeeds Hamas' longtime exiled leader Khaled Meshaal, and the move comes shortly after Gaza's rulers unveiled a new, seemingly more pragmatic political program aimed at ending the group's global isolation. "The PA has chose to stop financing the Hamas "coup" in Gaza and we will reiterate the demand that Israel stop deducting funds from our revenues in favor of Hamas and its coup".


Sajjan Jindal Meeting Back-Channel Diplomacy: Nawaz Sharif To Pak Army

Sajjan Jindal Meeting Back-Channel Diplomacy: Nawaz Sharif To Pak Army

On April 27, Sajjan Jindal, who is brother of steel tycoon Naveen Jindal and managing director of the JSW Steel, had met with Nawaz Sharif at his Murree's residence in what was then described as a secret meeting. There was nothing secret about the meeting and it should not be blown out of proportion. General Bajwa told his officers that the meeting was a part of a back-channel diplomacy.