• Defence Forces members at hotel during terror attack in Mali
Defence Forces members at hotel during terror attack in Mali

Mali's Security Ministry said in a statement late on Monday that four of the dead were guests and one was a local soldier who died in the firefight. According to RT, the French and Malian security forces have eliminated four militants. Eight people were injured, including six members of the security forces and two civilians, while 36 people we...

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  • With cameras banned, CNN sends sketch artist to White House brie
With cameras banned, CNN sends sketch artist to White House brie

Over the duration of Donald Trump's first six months as president, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer has more routinely favoured off-camera gaggles, which tend to be shorter and more informal, over traditional on-camera briefings.

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  • United States soldiers wounded in apparent shooting at Afghan base
United States soldiers wounded in apparent shooting at Afghan base

U.S. Officials say most of these attacks stem from cultural misunderstandings or grudges between Afghan and foreign troops, not necessarily a Taliban or terrorist plot. He said five members of the police were killed, although Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid claimed scores of police lost their lives in the attack.

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  • Turkish president slams U.S. charges for guards
Turkish president slams U.S. charges for guards

Video of the demonstrations showed Erdogan's security detail going head-to-head with a small gaggle of protesters, using their fists and feet to pummel them into submission. Turkey's US embassy alleged the demonstrators were associated with the PKK, which has waged a three-decade-long insurgency against Turkey and is considered a terrorist group by...

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  • United States on track to supply India with 22 Guardian drones
United States on track to supply India with 22 Guardian drones

Sarna said it was a very significant trip because this will be the first face-to-face meeting between Prime Minister Modi and President Trump . The deal would be the first such purchase by a country that is not a member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation alliance.

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  • Comey's story 'may have changed' when he heard about tapes
Comey's story 'may have changed' when he heard about tapes

They played pivotal roles in a 2004 White House confrontation and have spoken warmly of each other over the years, with Comey describing Mueller as "one of the finest people I've ever met". Trump added: "I mean we're going to have to see in terms - look, there has been no obstruction". During his June 8 testimony before Congress, Comey said he ...

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  • NKorean taekwondo team in SKorea for 1st time in 10 years
NKorean taekwondo team in SKorea for 1st time in 10 years

A North Korean soldier defected to the South after crossing the heavily fortified border, a defence ministry spokesman said Saturday, the second soldier to defect this month. The rival bodies have been divided on rules, with the WTF allowing kicks to the head but forbidding punches to the head. A soldier from North Korea has defected to South Kor...

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  • Sen. Heller Has Serious Concerns About GOP Bill
Sen. Heller Has Serious Concerns About GOP Bill

Release of the 142-page proposal ended the long wait for one of the most closely guarded bills in years. This is really an interesting question because I actually am a big believer in bipartisanship, in large part because I don't think our country deserves to go through the back-and-forth of changing our health care system every election cycle.

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  • Pelosi on calls for new leadership: 'I'm worth the trouble, quite frankly'
Pelosi on calls for new leadership: 'I'm worth the trouble, quite frankly'

In the record-breaking special election in Georgia's 6th Congressional District, Republicans routinely featured Pelosi in TV ads and mailers attacking Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff - seeking to paint him as a liberal whose values were more in touch with Pelosi's hometown of San Francisco than suburban Atlanta.

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  • Korea denies torturing USA student Warmbier
Korea denies torturing USA student Warmbier

NY [U.S.A.], June 23: North Korea has dismissed accusations of torturing U.S. university student and said death of Otto Warmbier soon after his return home was "a mystery" to them as well. I would like to do this.' So, we agreed to let him do that", Fred Warmbier said. "Warmbier is a victim of policy of " strategic patience " of Obama who was...

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  • Dems turn against party leaders following losses
Dems turn against party leaders following losses

On Tuesday evening, the latest hopes for a new Democratic rise to power was dashed in Georgia as Democratic insurgent candidate Jon Ossoff conceded defeat to Republican victor Karen Handel . Her victory over Democrat Jon Ossoff in Georgia's 6th Congressional District means Republicans held all four of their seats that were up for g...

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  • Gillespie, Northam Win In Virginia Primaries
Gillespie, Northam Win In Virginia Primaries

On display south of the Mason-Dixon line is an experiment into how Democrats run against each other in the wake of a bruising primary season and in the midst of a party-wide power struggle over remaking itself in the image of Hillary Clinton or Bernie Sanders .

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  • Senate Health Bill: What You Need To Know
Senate Health Bill: What You Need To Know

In a statement after a draft of the " Better Care Reconciliation Act " was released Thursday, Heller said he made clear during debate over the bill that he wanted to "make sure the rug is not pulled out from under Nevada or the more than 200,000 Nevadans who received insurance for the first time under Medicaid expansion".

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  • London council evacuates residents amid fire safety concerns
London council evacuates residents amid fire safety concerns

Camden Council initially said just some 161 households in the Taplow building on the estate were being "temporarily decanted" to allow up to four weeks of work to be done to the building. "We could not be sure that people could be safe". The council said: "We are evacuating residents from all five blocks, starting immediately". "I don't know...

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  • France's Macron Endorses Russia, Assad Against ISIS
France's Macron Endorses Russia, Assad Against ISIS

But Macron, at his first European Union summit, said being an attractive destination for investment did not mean exposing Europe to what he termed "the disorder of globalisation", as he seeks to make good on a campaign pledge with a so-called protective Europe.

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  • France presents new security bill as extremist threats rise
France presents new security bill as extremist threats rise

He is pushing at a summit of the bloc's leaders, his first as head of state, for joint European defence, a joint budget for countries that use the euro and a tougher stance against the USA and China on trade. "Europe isn't a supermarket. Europe is a common destiny". Orban said there will be no consensus on the issue of redistributing refugees and...

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  • Mattis vents U.S. frustration over North Korea
Mattis vents U.S. frustration over North Korea

Mr Warmbier's former football coach, Steve Thomas, said the Jewish student came from a religious family and was involved in mission trips and a birthright trip to Israel. Portman brought photos of Warmbier to the meeting in NY, and urged the North Korean government to allow the Swedish ambassador to North Korea - the U.S.' main contact with that go...

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  • Dennis Rodman Says We're All Misunderstanding Kim Jong
Dennis Rodman Says We're All Misunderstanding Kim Jong

North Korea said today the death of Mr Warmbier , who was kept prisoner in the hermit state since last January, was "a mystery to us as well". "Unfortunately, the very bad, torturous mistreatment our son received at the hands of the North Koreans ensured that no other outcome was possible beyond the sad one we experienced today", Fred Warmbier...

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  • From Public Protests to Internal Opposition: Will GOP Health Bill Survive?
From Public Protests to Internal Opposition: Will GOP Health Bill Survive?

The former president says amending the GOP-written bill "cannot change the fundamental meanness at the core of this legislation". Three of them said they anxious it does not go far enough in repealing the ACA, known as Obamacare . "I'd have to wait till conditions got bad, then go to the emergency room". Within the insurance industry, officials ...

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  • Russia launches six cruise missiles at Islamic State installations in Syria
Russia launches six cruise missiles at Islamic State installations in Syria

USA forces patrolthe outskirts of the Syrian town, Manbij, Syria , March 7, 2017. The drone was thought to be armed and threatening US-led coalition troops on the ground, officials said. Is this where we are headed? Raising concerns over what he called "a unsafe escalation", the CT senator said it was not in the U.S. interest to get involve...

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