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by | May 31, 2018 | 23:14

Trump's "13 Angry Democrats" epithet refers to top Mueller team members who are registered Democrats and donated to Democratic candidates, including Hillary Clinton, the chief executive's 2016 opponent. Ellis accused prosecutors of using the charges of financial impropriety regarding Manafort's dealings in the Ukraine exclusively as cover for their efforts to turn Manafort against Trump in the broader Mueller probe.

by | May 31, 2018 | 23:03

Indian interests in the Iran nuclear deal revolve around possible USA sanctions that would once again slow down the development of the Chabahar port that New Delhi is trying to develop as an entry point to landlocked Afghanistan and Central Asia.

by | May 31, 2018 | 22:22

Trey Gowdy , who attended a classified briefing last week on Capitol Hill with top members of the Department of Justice and the Federal Bureau of Investigation, said that the president should rest assured that the Federal Bureau of Investigation was not "spying" on members of his campaign.

by | May 31, 2018 | 22:20

As Chinese companies expand overseas, the United States, Europe and other trading partners are pressing Beijing to ease controls that keep their companies out of industries including banking, insurance, telecoms and health care. While US tariffs would have a direct impact on China's economy, such uncertainty would likely have an even greater indirect impact as it came to affect consumption, investment confidence and financial markets, he explained.

by | May 31, 2018 | 22:17

D'Souza acknowledged that he had two close associates each contribute $10,000 to the Senate campaign of Republican Wendy Long with the understanding that he would reimburse them. Mr. D'Souza has frequently been criticized for making incendiary or conspiracy-promoting remarks, including his suggestion in August that a violent white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., had been staged, and his incorrect claim in October that Hitler was not anti-gay.

by | May 31, 2018 | 22:04

South Korea's Yonhap News said Tuesday it saw the name of Kim Yong Chol on the passengers' list for a flight Tuesday from Beijing to Washington. Kim Jong-un has sent favourable signals in recent days and Mr Trump's aides will soon assess whether he is willing to take serious steps before making a final decision on whether to go ahead with the summit, the official said, speaking on condition of anonymity.

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:56

However, aggravated assault on a police officer is often times reduced in plea bargains to simple assault. Off-camera, the encounter became more tense. Mayor Ernie Troiano Jr . had previously said the videos would likely " vindicate " the officers. "Open display", police respond to Weinman. "They can be hard to control.

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:24

He had been critical of the Kremlin in recent years. Babchenko, 41, one of Russia's best-known war reporters, spoke and wrote about leaving the country because of repeated threats that he and his family would be harmed. "Bloody crimes and total impunity have become routine for the Kiev regime". "We demand that the Ukrainian authorities make every effort to promptly investigate".

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:21

In any case, he is expected to meet with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo as a key step in finalizing the scheduled Trump-Kim summit in Singapore on June 12. Since then, Trump has suggested the meeting could be back on. The U.S. has stated it is willing to trade with and invest in North Korea on the condition of its complete denuclearization .

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:13

The CNN host explained that the FBI's goal was to run down a claim made by former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos , who had bragged to an Australian diplomat about Russia's possession of dirt on Hillary Clinton. When critics such as House intelligence committee ranking member Adam Schiff, D-Calif., don't say that Trump isn't a target, they're "doing a disservice to all our fellow citizens", Gowdy said.

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:09

USA and North Korean envoys have also been meeting in Panmunjom in the demilitarized zone between North and South Korea, and an American "pre-advance" team is in Singapore to make logistical arrangements for the rapidly planned meeting. Trump had mused that Kim's "attitude" had changed after the North Korean leader's surprise visit to China two weeks ago, suggesting China was pushing Kim away from the table.

by | May 31, 2018 | 20:07

Just after midday, a auto bomb exploded at the entrance to the ministry compound, said Hashmat Stanekzai, spokesman for Kabul police. The bomber struck outside the ministry on Wednesday, allowing several gunmen to pass through an outer gate where they traded fire with security forces, who eventually killed the attackers.

by | May 31, 2018 | 19:20

Kim Yong Chol landed in NY on Wednesday as the most senior North Korean envoy to hold talks with American officials on USA soil in 18 years. President Donald Trump said that meetings with a North Korean delegation in NY have gone "very well" and that he expects the delegation to travel to Washington on Friday to deliver him "a letter from Kim Jong Un".

by | May 31, 2018 | 19:03

Mexico responded to US steel and aluminum tariffs by imposing wide-ranging "equivalent" measures on farm and industrial products, the economy ministry said on Thursday, ratcheting up tensions during talks to renegotiate NAFTA. While not confirming directly that the US would decide to impose tariffs, he said: 'It's up to the European Union to decide if it wants to take retaliatory measures.

by | May 30, 2018 | 17:33

Angry comments flooded most of the recent posts on the page, especially a post quoting a bible verse that was sent out about 2 a.m. Wednesday. In a tweet last week, Duplantis teased his " This Week with Jesse " video , saying that it illustrated "the importance of using aviation as an unbelievable tool for evangelizing the world".

by | May 30, 2018 | 17:28

His wife, who was in the bathroom at the time, found him bleeding on the floor and called police. Police told The Moscow Times that Babchenko's work was the likely motive for the killing. United Kingdom foreign secretary Boris Johnson tweeted that he was "appalled to see another vocal Russian journalist murdered". "We must defend freedom of speech and it is vital that those responsible are now held to account".

by | May 30, 2018 | 17:08

In 2016, the Council of Europe criticised Russia's attempts to seek Browder's arrest through Interpol, calling the efforts "abuses" of the system. He also tweeted a photograph of an arrest document from the Spanish interior ministry, which said he was accused of fraud. Police found out there that the order was no longer valid, she said.

by | May 30, 2018 | 16:43

The media and Democrats, including Pelosi, fueled misleading reports a couple weeks ago saying that Trump called illegal immigrants "animals". Ms. And if Bredesen were ever to get elected, he would do whatever Chuck and Nancy - remember the term? The breakthrough happened after Corker held a surprise meeting in Caracas with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.

by | May 30, 2018 | 16:17

The government of Papua New Guinea plans to shut down Facebook for a month to crack down on " fake users " and study the effects of the platform on the population. He said that the PNG government would also explore ideas of creating its own social media site, built especially for PNG citizens. "If need be, we can gather our local applications developers to create a site that is more conducive for Papua New Guineans to communicate within the country and overseas as well", said Mr Basil.

by | May 30, 2018 | 15:36

BN and its predecessor the Alliance Party had governed Malaysia for 61 years, but saw its hold on power abruptly come to an end when Malaysians voted in the new Pakatan Harapan federal government in the 14th general election. Work on the project - a major part of Beijing's Belt and Road infrastructure push - started previous year. Early this month, Mr Mohd Nur Ismal Mohamed Kamal, chief executive of MyHSR Corporation, the state firm tasked with implementing the HSR on the Malaysian side, ...