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Turkish FM: Presidents Trump and Erdogan to Meet in May

Ten members of the Supreme Election Board (YSK) decided against annulling the vote, while only one voted in favour, the state-run Anadolu news agency reported. Worldwide election monitors, including from the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, also noted a series of irregularities, and said the decision to accept as valid ballots without official stamps undermined safeguards against fraud and was contrary to Turkish law.



Ivanka Trump Gets Cool Reception on First Official Overseas Trip

The audience interrupted Ivanka with hissing and boos during a discussion on paid leave when she began describing her father as an advocate for women. "And I think as a business leader you saw that, and as a president you will absolutely see that ". The line of questioning during the panel turned aggressive with the first question.



Fact-checking Trump's AP interview about his first 100 days

Overall approval of the president's performance is at its highest level since early March". The senior members of Congress on the House Oversight Committee say classified military documents show that the Trump administration's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, did not ask permission or inform the US government about payments he received for appearances before Russian organizations in 2015 and for lobbying that helped Turkey's government.



US Issues 271 Sanctions Over Bashar Assad's Alleged Use of Chemical Weapons

Earlier this month, the United States launched dozens of missiles against a Syrian air base the Pentagon says was used to launch the chemical attack. Syria has been locked in a vicious civil war since early 2011, when the Bashar al-Assad regime cracked down on pro-democracy protests with unexpected ferocity.


New Orleans Begins Removal of Confederate Monuments

New Orleans Begins Removal of Confederate Monuments

Police were also on hand, including officers who watched the area from atop the parking garage of a nearby hotel . When the monument was moved in 1993, that plaque was covered with a new one that said: "In honor of those Americans on both sides who died in the Battle of Liberty Place ".


Chhattisgarh attack cold blooded murder: Rajnath

Chhattisgarh attack cold blooded murder: Rajnath

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the attack on the patrol party of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) was cowardly. "It was a proud moment for us and for the country", said his father Rajinder Prasad Sharma, who has also served the CRPF.