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by | June 02, 2017 | 05:37

That's according to multiple congressional officials and others briefed by the White House on the decision. Mr Trump has made it clear that he does not share his predecessor Barack Obama's enthusiasm for the agreement. Speaking in Berlin about the Paris climate change accord, he said that " China in recent years has stayed true to its commitment". Juncker said: "If the US president pulls out of the Paris agreement, and he will in the next days or hours, then it is Europe's duty to say ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:37

The East Libyan air force's media office said the strikes targeted forces linked to Al-Qaeda at a number of sites, and would be followed by a ground operation. He said that "all countries that support terrorism, should be punished, without any courtesy or conciliation". Trump said the USA "makes clear to its friends, allies, and partners that the treasured and historic Christian communities of the Middle East must be defended and protected".

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:35

Coalition aircraft dropped leaflets onto areas held by Syrian regime forces near the Zaza crossing, in the first incident of its kind. The statement added that Jayer Qalfas is now under the Iraqi forces' siege and terrorists' supply lines to the village have been cut off, adding that the cleansing operation in the village will kick off soon.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:37

President Donald Trump tweeted on May 31. Trump has several potential options. Major U.S. allies, business leaders and even the Pope had urged the U.S.to remain in the deal. Even fossil fuel companies such as Exxon Mobil , BP and Shell say the United States should abide by the deal. The pact was the first legally-binding global deal to fight climate change.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:32

Leaving the accord aligns the United States with Syria and Nicaragua. But the president, who has previously labelled climate change a hoax by the Chinese to hurt United States manufacturing, also raised the possibility of negotiating to re-enter the Paris accord or an entirely new deal on terms that were "fair" to the US.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:31

At 5.10pm Singapore time yesterday, Mr Trump's " covfefe " tweet had more than 120,000 retweets and had been shared 39,000 times, according to Twitter figures. Mr Trump has continuing tweeting from his personal account since becoming president in January, arguing that it helps him speak directly to Americans.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:27

He'll serve another four years in the post. "I shall remain loyal to my commitments to you", Rouhani wrote on his Twitter account on Saturday. Many of those countries worry about Iran's regional intentions. A statement released by Assad's office said the Syrian president sent a letter to Rouhani congratulating him for the "confidence that the Iranian people gave to him to go forward in boosting Iran's status in the region and the world".

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:24

Every US president has signed such a waiver twice a year after a law was passed in 1995 mandating the relocation of the embassy to Jerusalem . President Mahmoud Abbas has allegedly confirmed reports that US President Donald Trump shouted at him during the US' leader's visit to the West Bank last month.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:23

Newsham added that Moles was being interviewed, and that he was cooperating with police. The assault rifle was in "plain view" of the vehicle while the handgun was recovered from the glovebox, the report said . Following the incident, Moles has been charged with two counts of carrying a pistol without a licence and possessing unregistered ammunition. The man, 43-year-old Bryan Moles , is a native of Edinboro, Pennsvlvania, according to several reports.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:23

During Trump's overseas trip last week, European leaders pressed him to keep the U.S.in the pact. During his overseas trip last week, European leaders pressed him to keep the United States in the pact. Trump economic adviser Gary Cohn told reporters on Saturday in Sicily that the president had told his fellow G7 leaders that "the environment is very, very important to me, Donald Trump " - but voiced his concern that the US was falling behind India and China in manufacturing.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:18

This would be a shocking result - especially as Theresa May broke the vow she made at least six times not to hold a snap election as it would not be in the nation's best interest as she said that an even bigger mandate in parliament would give her a bigger mandate in Brexit negotiations.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:17

Likening hackers to free-spirited artists acting according to their moods, he said cyber attacks could be made to look like they had come from Russian Federation when they had not. "He never worked in politics", Putin said, calling the chance to have " fresh look at things " one of Trump's main advantages. These decisions were taken at the wide-ranging talks on Thursday between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin here, which covered issues like terrorism ...

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:15

Clapper previously testified before a Senate judiciary subcommittee that he was not aware of any evidence demonstrating collusion between President Donald Trump's campaign and Russian Federation - but he also said he had been unaware of an FBI investigation into the matter until former FBI Director James Comey announced it publicly at a House hearing in March.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:16

Even with that last-minute October surprise, Clinton said she still believed she was going to win - and that perhaps that was why the warnings about Russia's involvement seemed to fall on deaf ears. "I inherit nothing from the Democratic Party", she huffed. "I mean she's taking care of the house, she's going to school, she's solving mysteries - I mean, really".

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:13

Cybersecurity researchers have found evidence they say could link North Korea with the WannaCry cyber attack that has infected more than 3 lakh computers worldwide, as global authorities scrambled to prevent hackers from spreading new versions of the virus.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:14

And former housing minister Brandon Lewis claimed a Labour government would reverse measures created to make it easier to remove travellers and squatters from illegally-occupied sites. "Not so much Iron Lady as the u-turn queen" - decent line from Angus Robertson. "You are not worth Theresa May's time, don't give her yours". Take a look out your window.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:09

No hearing date was set for Comey's testimony, which is likely to focus on reports that Comey filed an internal memo in mid-February saying that Trump had asked him to ease up the FBI investigation of Flynn . The committee had issued subpoenas for documents from two businesses Flynn operated - Flynn Intel LLC and Flynn Intel, Inc. - with a list of documents they wanted after Flynn stonewalled the panel.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:10

Modi , who arrived in Spain late on Tuesday from Germany, his first stop on a four-nation Europe tour, also met with King Felipe VI before departing for Russian Federation. Both Merkel and Modi will chart out a roadmap of cooperation, taking into consideration national security, investment, trade, science and technology, urban infrastructure, counter-terrorism, skill development, civil aviation, railways, alternate medicine and clean energy.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:05

The Trump administration approved a new visa vetting procedure that would allow officials to request applicants' social media handles. The Trump Administration just rolled out a new set of questions for for USA visa applicants, making the process longer and more hard for many.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:04

Concerning the Iran nuclear deal, National Security Deputy Adviser Ben Rhodes said during a June 16, 2016, speech to the Atlantic Council that the JCPOA was front-loaded with incentives to Iran to make it hard for a future president to tear up.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:05

Larry Gonzales , R-Round Rock, said at a Capitol press conference. Democrats, teachers and advocates for Texas' poor warned that the lean new budget for a booming state - which boasts four of the five fastest-growing large cities in the USA - will have lasting consequences.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:03

Committee Chairman Devin Nunes asked the agencies on Wednesday for subtle elements of any solicitations made by two top Obama administration aides and the previous Central Intelligence Agency chief to " unmask " Trump campaign advisors incidentally grabbed in top-mystery remote interchanges catches, as indicated by congressional sources.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:02

After getting another earful of Trump's take at last week's G7 talks, Merkel told an election rally in Bavaria that the European Union "must take its fate into its own hands", citing the bloc's differences with the United States on climate change as evidence of divergent paths.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:00

But buoyed by rising poll ratings and the chance to make May look evasive Corbyn changed his mind. "You can only deliver for Britain if you have the strength, the plan and the determination to see it through", she said. A series of polls in the past week have suggested that the election could result in no single party being able to form a majority government. But it follows a trend.

by | June 02, 2017 | 05:01

They include Apple, Google and Walmart. German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel warned on Thursday that if the Paris accord frayed because of a USA pullout, "then it means we will be doing less on climate protection, the deserts will grow, war and civil war will take place over water, with corresponding movements of migrants".

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:55

Troops have cleared nearly 90 percent of Marawi city, where the gunmen linked to the Islamic State group have been fending off government troops since a botched raid to capture a veteran rebel leader triggered a militant siege, said military spokesman Brig.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:51

It didn't go well. Trump also will take more questions directly from the media, Axios reported. Does the president believe that humans are causing climate change? President Donald Trump has renewed his criticism of Germany following Chancellor Angela Merkel's suggestion that her country needs to adopt a more independent stance in world affairs.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:49

World leaders and business figures have urged him to reconsider. The private sector is already committed to renewables and natural gas, while California - the sixth biggest economy in the world - has pledged to honour the Paris Accord even if Washington withdraws, and then some.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:47

Carr said the package isn't just about responding to the US tariffs but to position Canada's industry for the future. Expand supports to help affected workers upgrade their skills and transition to new opportunities. "This was inevitable. We think that probably this (duties) is going to accelerate the closure of one or two mills that would have lasted a little bit longer".

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:49

The Tories said the party leader was talking to voters on the campaign trail and "not swapping soundbites with six other politicians". "If we get Brexit right, I'm convinced that the future will be brighter", the prime minister told party activists at a construction equipment maker on the outskirts of the market town of Guisborough.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:47

Bush nominated twice as many in their first year, Politico reported . Still, barring anything tangible, Trump's major challenge remains to prevent his White House's policy efforts from being overwhelmed by his obsession with the trio of investigations into his campaign's ties with Russian Federation, most importantly the probe by newly named special counsel Robert Mueller.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:43

If we can, great. "Whoever becomes the next United Kingdom prime minister, they must now step up on climate action and show that our "special relationship" with the USA can not extend to supporting a nation that would so flippantly jeopardise the climate for future generations", he said.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:44

An errant airstrike by the Filipino Air Force that fell on their own troops and killed 11 men while injuring seven others on Thursday was confirmed in a statement by government officials. About 90 percent of Marawi has been retaken by security forces, but the rebels had kept up the fight with rifles and ammunition stolen from a police station, a prison, and an armored police vehicle.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:42

In 2006, he bagged the MotoGP title after completing narrowly ahead of Italian Valentino Rossi . The Kentucky-born Hayden was in Italy following a race at Imola. Nicky Hayden will be missed not only by his loved ones, but by the sport he was passionate about and the racers who admired him. The rider ended up on the hood and slammed into the car's windshield.

by | June 02, 2017 | 04:41

Dubke says he is leaving for personal reasons. The termination comes as the role of President Trump's senior adviser and son-in-law Jared Kushner is also under Federal Bureau of Investigation scrutiny for his alleged establishment of a back-channel of communications with the Kremlin during the transition.