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Trump issues all-caps threat to Iran Trump issues all-caps threat to Iran
- Июля 24, 2018

Trump tweeted early Monday about the dangers to Iran of making hostile threats after Rouhani said Sunday "American must understand well that peace with Iran is the mother of all peace and war with Iran is the mother of all wars ". He also said the United States "must realize that peace with Iran is the mother of all peace", Iran's Tasnim News Agency reported. Many ordinary Iranians are largely skeptical of the Trump administration's support for Iranian citizens because of the ... (more...)
Assad advance spurs 'urgent' Russia-Israel talks on Syria buffer Assad advance spurs 'urgent' Russia-Israel talks on Syria buffer
- Июля 24, 2018

Netanyahu, in broadcast remarks, said he would tell the envoys, "Israel insists on the separation of forces agreement between us and Syria being honoured, as they were honoured for decades until the civil war in Syria broke out". President Bashar al-Assad has called the White Helmets part of Al Qaeda in Syria. The latest deal, agreed on Thursday, saw fighters and civilians evacuated from Quneitra province, which borders the Golan Heights. (more...)
Trump denies report he's frustrated with North Korea Trump denies report he's frustrated with North Korea
- Июля 24, 2018

But after his sitdown with Kim in June to discuss the nuclear disarmament of North Korea and the possible opening of new economic deals with the United States, Chang said , Trump "squandered the advantage - he let up the pressure". Last month, China and Russian Federation drafted a press release seeking the easing of sanctions against the North, but the document was not distributed due to fierce opposition from the U.S. (more...)
Flying umbrella impales woman in chest: Beach patrol Flying umbrella impales woman in chest: Beach patrol
- Июля 24, 2018

The 54-year-old woman was conscious at the time of the incident but her condition is unknown at this stage. "Witnesses said one gust lifted the umbrella ", Ms Waters said. Last week, a woman was impaled by a beach umbrella on the New Jersey shore. He suggested burying the umbrella's base at least 16-inches under the sand by using long back and forth strokes instead of circular digging. (more...)
Secret FBI documents say former Trump adviser was 'collaborating' with Russian Federation Secret FBI documents say former Trump adviser was 'collaborating' with Russian Federation
- Июля 24, 2018

On Sunday, Page said on CNN's "State of the Union": "I've never been the agent of a foreign power". Trump spent last week trying to reassure the country that he accepts that the longtime foe interfered in the 2016 election, despite his public undermining of US intelligence agencies in Helsinki while standing alongside Russian President Vladimir Putin. (more...)
Japan records highest temperature ever; heat wave has killed 50 Japan records highest temperature ever; heat wave has killed 50
- Июля 24, 2018

The heat wave has lasted several weeks and comes from a ridge of high pressure over Japan , which remains stationary and draws warm air from the south. The hot weather follows recent flooding in western Japan that killed more than 200 people. Hundreds of people have been rushed to Japanese hospitals with heat stroke symptoms in the more than weeklong heat wave. (more...)
Trump & Putin Helsinki Summit with Russian Expert William Taubman | Connecting Point Trump & Putin Helsinki Summit with Russian Expert William Taubman | Connecting Point
- Июля 24, 2018

Trump has shown he's "willing to change" his views. "I gave up NOTHING" to Putin, he tweeted Monday calling reports on verbal agreements between the two parties "Fake News". "The disconnect can not continue", Gowdy said on Fox News on Sunday (Monday NZT). "The evidence is overwhelming and the president needs to say that and act like it", Gowdy added. (more...)
Candidate of Imran Khan's party killed in bombing days before Pakistan election
- Июля 23, 2018

Police told Dawn News that the candidate was targeted near his residence when he was going to a political convention. The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack, a spokesman for the militant group said. Sharif and daughter Maryam Nawaz, who was also found guilty, returned to face their prison sentences. Journalists in Pakistan say they have come under unprecedented pressure from the authorities before the election . (more...)
Trump considering revoking ex-Obama officials' clearance Trump considering revoking ex-Obama officials' clearance
- Июля 23, 2018

But his request regarding Brennan could fall upon sympathetic ears after he offered a rare endorsement of Trump's performance during a post-summit press conference with Russian leader Vladimir Putin last week. Clapper called the threatened revocation of his security clearance a "sad commentary" on Trump's White House. "There is a formal process for doing this, but you know I guess legally the president has that prerogative", Clapper said on CNN. (more...)
Gunman dead after shooting 14, killing one, in Toronto Gunman dead after shooting 14, killing one, in Toronto
- Июля 23, 2018

Tory thanked the first responders who rushed to the scene, and extended prayers and condolences for the victims on behalf of all Toronto residents. Police said a young woman had died but no details were given on the second victim. Witnesses were transported by buses to multiple offices to speak with investigators, Russell told CNN. "This is an attack against innocent families and our entire city", Toronto Mayor John Tory said in a city council meeting Monday. (more...)
Trey Gowdy Comes Down Heavily On Trump For Putin Invitation Trey Gowdy Comes Down Heavily On Trump For Putin Invitation
- Июля 23, 2018

Senator Lindsey Graham, a Republican, acknowledged that Mr Trump has had a "bad week" on Russian Federation. The man he is trying to unseat in November's election, two-term Democratic U.S. Barletta also sounded different than Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., who said "the European countries are our friends, and the Russians are not" following a trip in which Trump also harshly criticized traditional allies at a North Atlantic Treaty Organisation summit over what Trump called ... (more...)
Trump 'secretly recorded discussing payment to Playboy model' Trump 'secretly recorded discussing payment to Playboy model'
- Июля 23, 2018

Cohen attorney Lanny Davis made a more subtle dig against Giuliani on Twitter Friday when he said that Cohen would not be "hurt" by the contents of the recording, despite attempts to "spin" what's on the tapes. Around that time, Trump was campaigning heavily in Pennsylvania and New Hampshire, two states that do require two-party consent. But if the conversation were recorded in NY, it would probably be legal for Cohen to record it. (more...)
Netanyahu Tells Putin That Israel Still Targeting Iran Assets In Syria Netanyahu Tells Putin That Israel Still Targeting Iran Assets In Syria
- Июля 23, 2018

Russian Federation remains committed to supporting worldwide agreements and stresses that countries should avoid unilateralism and resorting to economic and trade means for imposing their political will on other countries, Lavrentiev said. "As stipulated in numerous reports of the International Atomic Energy Agency, the Islamic Republic of Iran has lived up to all of its obligations under the JCPOA and believes the continuation of this trend is contingent upon the securing of Iran's legal ... (more...)
Father of Parkland shooting survivors killed in armed robbery Father of Parkland shooting survivors killed in armed robbery
- Июля 23, 2018

The father of two students who survived the shooting in Parkland, Florida , was shot and killed this week during a store robbery . In a surveillance video from police, a man-who was later identified by the authorities as Fields-is spotted putting a black object to Ali's back, following him around the counter, taking money from the register, and then leaving. (more...)
Trudeau and Israel’s Netanyahu discussed evacuation of White Helmets Trudeau and Israel’s Netanyahu discussed evacuation of White Helmets
- Июля 23, 2018

They also saved countless lives during Syrian poison gas attacks. "One of our military positions in Masyaf was the target of an Israeli air aggression", Syria's official news agency SANA said Sunday evening, quoting a military source. Syrian government forces, which are supported by Russian Federation and Iran, have been sweeping through a swath of territory along Syria's southern border with Jordan, seizing areas that have always been held by Western-backed rebels seeking to oust ... (more...)
Gunman holds hostages in supermarket, arrested Gunman holds hostages in supermarket, arrested
- Июля 23, 2018

The Silver Lake store remained closed Sunday to give Corado's co-workers time to process the tragedy, the company said in a statement. Authorities later caught up to him in Hollywood - using stolen vehicle technology - and exchanged gunfire with him during a auto chase. (more...)
11 taxi drivers shot and killed leaving funeral in South Africa 11 taxi drivers shot and killed leaving funeral in South Africa
- Июля 23, 2018

The committee welcomed a 72-hour deadline given by National Police Commissioner General Khehla Sitole to a team of investigators to trace and arrest the killers. Minibus taxis are the most popular form of transport in South Africa. The crime scene is still active. "There were 11 fatalities and four were seriously injured and are in hospital", he told reporters. (more...)
Duck boat tragedy kills nine members of the same family Duck boat tragedy kills nine members of the same family
- Июля 23, 2018

The Indiana woman said until the accident on Thursday her family had been enjoying a holiday together in Branson. - A candlelight vigil was held Friday night in Branson, Missouri for the people who lost their lives when a duck boat sank during a storm. (more...)
Severe Weather Expected Tonight Severe Weather Expected Tonight
- Июля 23, 2018

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Winds NE 5-10 miles per hour. SATURDAY: Another warm day with highs in the low to mid 90s is expected, with the heat index pushing past 100 again. Thu: High: 88 Low: 70 A.M. showers/storms, partly cloudy with more showers/storms overnight. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Over the next few day the jet stream will retreat back and allow for another Low pressure system by the OH border to move into our area and bring some much ... (more...)
No need to remove tariffs for EU-US talks — European Council rep No need to remove tariffs for EU-US talks — European Council rep
- Июля 23, 2018

THE United States sought to woo Europe and Japan with free trade deals to gain leverage in an escalating tariff war with China but its overtures faced stiff resistance from France at a G-20 finance ministers meeting dominated by trade tensions. (more...)