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Jun 14 2017

Lawmakers demand new strategy for 16-year Afghan war

Much of the military's loss is due to the "extraordinarily high level of operational tempo", which has put a significant burden on USA forces. The United States and N...

Jun 14 2017

Trump to Be Presented With Options on Afghanistan 'Very Soon'

The Taliban's resurgence has been coupled with a growing threat from Islamic State militants trying to establish a foothold in the country. To date, more than 2,300 A...

Jun 14 2017

USA attorney general to face questions on Comey firing, Russian Federation

Sen. Jack Reed, D-R.I., said "there's a real question of the propriety" of Sessions' involvement in Comey's dismissal, because Sessions had stepped aside from the federal...

Jun 14 2017

Theresa May's election gamble backfires as voters throw a surprise

Buoyed by the gains his party received, leader Jeremy Corbyn yesterday said Labour was "ready to serve this country". May's Conservative party is still the largest pa...

Jun 14 2017

Trump administration abstains from worldwide climate change pledge

Minister McKenna held bilateral meetings with her American, European Union, Italian, British, French, Japanese and Maldivian counterparts to discuss climate change , c...

Jun 14 2017

UK's May faces calls to soften Brexit as political limbo drags on

Mr Corbyn and Ms Thornberry, MP for Islington South and Finsbury, were celebrating Labour's election results when the Labour leader made a decision to go for a high-f...

Jun 14 2017

May starts DUP talks in bid to keep power

TALKS between Theresa May and the DUP failed to finalise a deal to prop up her minority government yesterday - but Arlene Foster voiced hope that it could be sig...

Jun 14 2017

Calls for independent Russian Federation probe grow amid latest round of rumors

Rosenstein appointed Mueller as special counsel about a week later. "It wouldn't matter to me what anybody said ". Christopher Ruddy , CEO of Newsmax Media and ...

Jun 14 2017

Hungary tightens rules on foreign funded NGOs

The bill passed Tuesday, June 13, 2017 by the governing parties led by Prime Minister Viktor Orban compels groups getting more than around U.S. $ 26,200 a year from overs...

Jun 14 2017

Broken arm fear for Tottenham's Son Heung Min in Qatar

South Korea gave up the first two goals of the match before tying things up in the second half. Qatar national team coach Jorge Fossati presented his resignation des...

Jun 14 2017

Sessions denies any collusion with Russian Federation in senate hearing

Additionally, if Comey had been concerned about meeting with the president one-on-one, a concern to which he testified last week , Sessions said Comey should've ...

Jun 14 2017

North Korea Releases US Citizen Otto Warmbier After 17 Months of Imprisonment

He was detained at the airport as he was leaving the country with a tour group in January 2016. "We are thankful that he is on his way home", said Heather Nauert , S...

Jun 14 2017

United Kingdom says Brexit talks to go ahead as scheduled

The Prime Minister was seen talking to the Labour leader - who got a standing ovation from Labour MPs - in the House of Commons as Parliament returned today. He said he w...

Jun 14 2017

United States attorneys general file lawsuit against Trump over his business empire

Specifically, the Foreign Emoluments Clause bars foreign powers from influencing or inducing the President with money or other items of value. The suit claims that ...

Jun 14 2017

Democratic Senator: I Don't Think Trump Ordered Comey To Nix FBI Investigation

One of the administration officials said Friday evening that Mr. Trump wanted Mr. Comey to testify because the president had nothing to hide and wanted Mr. On May 18, ...

Jun 14 2017

Huge fire engulfs 27-floor London tower block

London apartment building engulfed in flamesOne side of the building appeared to be in flames. Firefighters are battling a massive fire in an apartment high-rise in Lon...

Jun 14 2017

Trump Will Leave Afghan Troop Levels Up to Mattis

Joseph Dunford (L) and Defense Secretary James Mattis prepare to testify before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Tuesday. . The officials, who spoke on condition ...

Jun 14 2017

Otto Warmbier Was Just Freed From North Korea for a Tragic Reason

Warmbier was on a New Year's Eve tour in North Korea, en route to Hong Kong, where he was to do a January study-abroad trip. Rodman isn't representing the USA governm...

Jun 14 2017

Cosby jury begins deliberations

He says the encounter was consensual. The criminal case was reopened in 2015, after his previously-sealed testimony from the civil proceedings was made public. During t...

Jun 14 2017

Release of Otto Warmbier From North Korea

Thousands of United States troops are based in South Korea, and the Demilitarized Zone between the North and South is one of the most heavily fortified borders in the wor...