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by | July 20, 2018 | 12:29

The first step of a trade bill establishing the legal basis for Brexit has cleared the lower house of the British parliament with a vote of 317 in favour and 286 against. And he complained that his own suggestions for technical solutions to keep the border open had never been "properly examined", but were treated as a "taboo" following the agreement of a backstop arrangement last December.

by | July 20, 2018 | 12:27

Putin, in his first public comments about the summit , told Russian diplomats Thursday that U.S. That stands in sharp contrast to the rain of criticism the US president has faced at home. They are pushing so recklessly hard and hate the fact that I'll probably have a good relationship with Putin. Also on Thursday, McConnell ordered Senate committees to review additional sanctions and "additional measures that could respond to or deter Russian malign behavior".

by | July 20, 2018 | 12:05

European Council President Donald Tusk said the deal showed that the EU and Japan "stand together against protectionism ". The deal comes following the launch of export tariffs against USA trading partners by President Donald Trump earlier this year.

by | July 20, 2018 | 11:58

Although the court's decisions are binding, it has no power to enforce them. The officials spoke to reporters travelling with them on condition that their remarks not be reported until Monday. The top USA diplomat said at the time that the United States wanted Iran to abandon its nuclear program, pull out of the Syrian war, and cut ties to terrorism.

by | July 20, 2018 | 11:41

She said: "Arrival day was the one that got the most attention". And although, yes, the Queen has received multiple jewellery gifts from the US over the years, this brooch was a personal gift-purchased out of pocket, not with state funds-from the Obamas.

by | July 20, 2018 | 09:39

White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said in a Twitter post that Trump had directed national security adviser John Bolton to issue the invitation, even though USA lawmakers and top officials in Trump's administration have not been briefed on what Trump and Putin discussed in Monday's summit with only interpreters present.

by | July 20, 2018 | 09:30

They say that many of these could also be contaminated by Novichok. The British government publicly announced that the pair had exposure novice. British officials declined to comment. Russian Federation has been categorically denying its involvement ever since. Skripal and his daughter were found collapsed in Salisbury - about 10 kilometers from Amesbury - in March after they were poisoned with Novichok.

by | July 20, 2018 | 08:37

The giant solid-black granite tomb was discovered two weeks ago by archeologists, during a dig in the coastal city of Alexandria - a possible site where Alexander the Great could be buried. Instead of an apocalyptic event, authorities found three decomposed mummies fermenting in what appeared to be sewage water. Experts dated the sarcophagus to Egypt's Ptolemaic period, just after the death of Alexander the Great in 323 B.C., or to the era of Roman rule that followed starting in 30 B.C.

by | July 20, 2018 | 07:09

They have not yet announced further details on the accident and said it is too early to tell how many people are missing. Local weather stations reported wind gusts at more than 60 miles per hour at the time of the incident. Crews classify the incident as a "mass casualty" incident that involved a tourist boat. Severe weather rolled into the area at about the time the vessel capsized, Nielsen added.

by | July 20, 2018 | 06:33

Donald Trump stunned the world on Monday by shying away from criticizing the Russian leader for Moscow's actions to undermine the election , sparking bipartisan fury at home and prompting calls by some U.S. "We see that there are forces in the United States that put their narrow party interests higher than national ones", Putin went on to say. "That was a big factor", Trump said.

by | July 20, 2018 | 06:30

Excluding Arab Christians and Muslim citizens, the law said: "The state of Israel is the national home of the Jewish people, in which it fulfills its natural, cultural, religious and historical right to self-determination". "I repeat, this is our state". The European Union said Thursday it was concerned about the new law , which it said would complicate a two-state solution to the Israel-Palestinian conflict.

by | July 20, 2018 | 05:37

Under the Trade Expansion Act of 1962, presidents are empowered to impose unlimited tariffs on imports that the commerce Department asserts are threats to America's national security. Before the 2016 U.S. presidential election, the company manufactured a "considerable volume" of "Make America Great Again" caps, but no longer sells Trump-related apparel.

by | July 20, 2018 | 04:41

A woman in her 20s was left in serious condition with a broken thigh bone after the incident. The other passengers were able to drive themselves to the hospital, and the state fire department told CNN their injuries are superficial. Geologists say such explosions may be due, in part, to large volumes of lava rapidly flowing into the Pacific Ocean. Two entire housing developments consisting of hundreds of dwellings were destroyed several weeks ago as lava spewing from a fissure on the ...

by | July 20, 2018 | 04:26

A morning flight was completed Thursday with no shark sightings. Experts say it's highly unlikely. "It's just insane. It's incredible", lifeguard Bella Coan said. According to CBS New York , Suffolk County Police said they are investigating another possible shark attack at Sailor haven Beach. A pair of men, one wearing a shirt that says "Lifeguard", pulled a writhing shark out of the surf and onto Atlantique Beach in a video clip tweeted by an ABC - New York reporter .

by | July 20, 2018 | 04:12

FBI Director Christopher Wray said Wednesday that Russian Federation continues to use fake news, propaganda and covert operations to "spin up" Americans on both sides of hot-button issues to sow discord in the United States. Coats also admitted that he wished Trump issued a different statement on Monday. "So when he sees that he has misspoken , he comes out and he says that".

by | July 19, 2018 | 04:39

Former Montenegrin President Ranko Krivokapic on Wednesday hit back at President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump says he doesn't want to use "adversary" to describe Russia Comey urges Americans to vote for Democrats in midterms Roby wins Alabama GOP runoff, overcoming blowback from Trump criticism MORE's suggestion that defending Montenegro could get the US drawn into a world war.

by | July 19, 2018 | 04:13

Now, go make a song about this. Rodman, 57, is a long-time friend of the North Korean leader, and one of the few Westerners to have met the North Korean dictator and regularly visited the secretive, authoritarian state. Mr Trump said on Tuesday that talks with Pyongyang were going fine. We are both dragon energy. I love everyone. I don't agree with everything anyone does.

by | July 19, 2018 | 03:44

Syrian government forces unleashed hundreds of missiles on a rebel-held area near the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights on Sunday, activists said , the latest phase in an offensive to clear southern Syria of insurgents. The Observatory said an estimated 1,400 people were expected to be evacuated in a single group on Sunday. "There really is nowhere else for these people to go and seek safety".

by | July 19, 2018 | 03:40

Germany and France are already working on a new jet, with the programme led by France's Airbus, part of the Eurofighter consortium and Dassault Aviation SA, the maker of the Rafale. He added that the United Kingdom, now excluded from the latest fighter programme underway between France and Germany, was not against forming a partnership with other nations: "It shows our allies that we are open to working together to protect the skies in an increasingly threatening future - and this concept ...

by | July 19, 2018 | 03:40

Lock doors & stay away from windows-If outside, leave campus immediately-Police responding. Investigation is focused on Main Campus, East Campus, and 3201 New Mexico. But some students and staff still reported not receiving text alerts following the University's announcement. "More info to follow", American University Police tweeted.