Stories about World Media

Jun 10 2017

Qatar Seeks Trump's Help, and Tillerson Delivers

CBS News has confirmed the Federal Bureau of Investigation is helping Qatar's government investigate a breach of a state-run news outlet that ran the fake story. The offi...

Jun 10 2017

Iran leaders accuse US, Saudis of supporting Tehran attacks

The Islamic State (IS) extremist group has claimed responsibility, a first for the militants in Iran. Addressing a large and fervent congregation of the people on Te...

Jun 10 2017

US Officials Criticize South Korea for Halting Missile Defense System

Royce. The North Korean drones recovered in South Korea were probably procured through front companies in China, with parts manufactured in China, the Czech Republic, J...

Jun 10 2017

Trump Administration Tries to Salvage Gulf Relations, Contra Trump

Tillerson also said Qatar needed to address its neighbors' concerns about terrorist financing as he sought to find a middle ground after President Trump tweeted suppo...

Jun 10 2017

These 10 People Could Decide The Fate Of Brexit

Commentators in Northern Ireland say Foster and the leaders of the pro-republican Sinn Fein party have already been set an end of June deadline to come up with power-...

Jun 10 2017

Germany's Merkel talks trade, human rights in Mexico

Merkel said Britain was part of Europe regardless of Brexit, and that she wanted the country to remain a good partner. The German leader signaled a narrowing of expecta...

Jun 10 2017

Sen. John McCain's bizarre questioning of Comey

Comey said what "capped" his decision to make his public remarks about the conclusion was a publicly reported meeting by Lynch and former President Bill Clinton as t...

Jun 10 2017

As Tillerson calls for calm, Trump calls out Qatar on terror

After severing ties with Qatar on Monday, Saudi Arabia said it was committed to "decisive and swift action to cut off all funding sources for terrorism " in a statemen...

Jun 10 2017

Third French death confirmed after London Bridge attack

Searches were underway at the residential property and a business address in Ilford , the latest in a series of raids since the weekend assault. Police early Wednesday...

Jun 10 2017

Civilians Lack Food, Water, Medicine as Mosul Battle Mounts

While just a few small neighborhoods around western Mosul's old city remain under IS control, coalition and Iraqi commanders have warned the most hard battles may lie a...

Jun 10 2017

Trump fires back on Twitter: 'Comey is a leaker!'

When asked if special counsel , Robert S. Mueller III, was investigating Trump for obstructing justice , Comey replied: "I'm sure". Collins, a member of the Senate in...

Jun 10 2017

Trump demands Qatar 'end' its funding of 'terrorism'

Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain and Egypt have severed diplomatic ties and suspended air and sea links with Qatar, accusing it of supporting terrorism. He...

Jun 10 2017

Russian, Iranian foreign ministers call for Qatar talks

Saudi Arabia's top diplomat said Wednesday that Qatar is a "brother state" and that punitive steps against the emirate were a well-intentioned effort to stop its suppo...

Jun 10 2017

Iran attackers fought for Islamic State in Syria, Iraq

According to the ministry, the men had left Iran to fight for ISIL in the Iraqi city of Mosul as well as the Syrian city of Raqqa. Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard...

Jun 10 2017

Garcetti says city will follow Paris Agreement goals

J. Kalani English said in the statement . Science is clear that we have a limited window to reduce emissions before impacts become irreversible. The Agreement calls on...

Jun 10 2017

Trump lawyer denies president demanded Comey's loyalty

Trump , who had not posted on his Twitter account Thursday as Comey accused the administration of spreading "lies", struck back with an early morning tweet in which he...

Jun 10 2017

Did James Comey's testimony hurt Trump - or help him?

Army Col. Ryan Dillon, a spokesman for the US -led coalition fighting the Islamic State, told Pentagon reporters that a drone fired a munition that "hit dirt" in a deconf...

Jun 10 2017

MP CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan begins "peace" fast

They want their loans to be written off and their produce to be bought at a fair price. Madhya Pradesh , which is ruled by Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Bharatiya Jan...

Jun 10 2017

Kingmakers in DUP can shape Brexit deal

When she called the snap election in April, the Tories had a majority and were leading in the polls by 20 points. There had been speculation that Mr Hammond in particul...

Jun 10 2017

Donald Trump, Rex Tillerson strike very different tones on Qatar

It's not clear whether the United States has tracked the hackers in the Qatar incident to Russian criminal organizations or to the Russian security services blamed for ...