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Three thousand migrants rescued in the Mediterranean: coast guard

Three thousand migrants rescued in the Mediterranean: coast guard

Saving lives must be the top priority for all and, in light of the recent increase in arrivals, I urge further efforts to rescue people along this risky route. A breakdown of law and order in northern Africa has allowed people-smuggling networks to operate with impunity. Rome said this week that it had delivered two speedboats to Libya at the end of last month, with eight more due by the end of June.


Congress' exasperated as White House in 'downward spiral'

Congress' exasperated as White House in 'downward spiral'

A president has wide berth to reveal classified information, but critics already have denounced Trump for having too cozy a relationship with Russian Federation, which intelligence and military officials view as an adversary. I want to get back to doing the business of the country. "Can we have a crisis-free day?" "This kind of disclosure could harm national security by jeopardizing important sources of information needed to disrupt terrorist attacks", Ron Wyden, D-Oregon said.


White House denies report Donald Trump shared highly classified info with Russia

White House denies report Donald Trump shared highly classified info with Russia

He did not reveal the specific intelligence gathering method, but described how the Islamic State was pursuing elements of a specific plot and how much harm such an attack could cause under varying circumstances. "At no time were any intelligence sources or methods discussed and no military operations were disclosed that were not already known publicly". "I have people brief me on great intel every day", Trump is said to have bragged to the Russian envoys.


Macron Spent His First Full Day As President In Germany

Macron Spent His First Full Day As President In Germany

During his campaign, Mr Macron had thrown up ideas on reforming the eurozone, noting that the currency bloc can not go on as it is if it wanted to avoid falling prey to protest and populism. France's new President Emmanuel Macron is hosting the International Olympic Committee to try to boost Paris' bid to beat out Los Angeles in the heated race for the 2024 Games.


Police say woman found dead in Fermanagh was murdered

Police say woman found dead in Fermanagh was murdered

It is understood a man in his 30s who was also stabbed in the stomach was Ms Leonard's son who is in a stable condition in hospital. A friend who attended St Mary's Primary School in Brookeborough with Concepta told the News Letter: "She was a truly lovely person who always had as smile for everyone".


The Red Connection: Lavrov meets Trump, Tillerson in White House

The Red Connection: Lavrov meets Trump, Tillerson in White House

Trump says that Comey assured him that he was not a target of the Federal Bureau of Investigation's investigation of possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation during the 2016 election. Here's a look at the 11 candidates under consideration as a permanent replacement for Comey. Republicans hold 52 seats in the chamber to Democrats' 48.