Sheldon Adelson 'outraged' over Tillerson embassy comments

In response to a statement by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson that Trump is carefully considering the possibility of moving the USA embassy to Yerushalayim , and that he is aware that it could prove harmful to the peace process, Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu dissented.

China's Jinping urges world to reject protectionism

But some Western diplomats have expressed unease about both the summit and the plan as a whole, seeing it as an attempt to promote Chinese influence globally. CPEC is the key artery of China's Belt and Road project that aims to connect Asia, Europe and Africa through a network of roads, railway lines and ports.

With Moon as prez, Korean talks a reality

The two leaders agreed to exchange special envoys "at an early date" and Moon proposed sending a separate delegation to Beijing that will "exclusively discuss the THAAD and the North's nuclear issues", Yoon said. "State-issued history textbooks are a symbol of the rigid history education of the past and also represent a type of education that divides people by forcing them to take sides", presidential spokesman Yoon Young-chan said Friday.

Man Utd and Ajax squeeze into final

Mourinho, whose United side face Ajax in the final in Stockholm on May 24, said: "They gave us a very hard match". I probably worked this season harder than ever. "It means an opportunity to win a trophy, the opportunity to be back in the Champions League ", said the Portuguese, who won the UEFA Cup - the precursor to the Europa League - with Porto in 2003.

United States government 'under assault' after Trump fired Comey, says James Clapper

But he said the FBI, which is conducting the Russian Federation probe as a counterterrorism investigation, would not necessarily have told the Director of National Intelligence if it found evidence of such collusion. The White House initially said Trump fired Comey on the recommendation of the top Justice Department officials: Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Rosenstein.