Mr President, Europe Doesn't Like You!
2017-02-20 08:07:53 UTC
<h3>Swedes were left scratching their heads over what happened #LastNightInSweden after US President Trump invented a terror attack in their nation. Now, the gaff has become a running joke on online.</h3>
Those still mourning the victims of t...
Tony Blair urges Britons to 'rise up' against Brexit
2017-02-17 20:21:45 UTC
Tony Blair urges Britons to 'rise up' against Brexit.
By William James |
LONDON - Former British prime minister Tony Blair issued a battle cry against a so-called 'hard Brexit' on Friday, calling on voters, businesses and campaigners to "ri...
Germany And Canada Strongest Defender Of Unalienable Rights
2017-02-18 09:02:11 UTC
Among 'last defenders' of liberal world order, Merkel does the heavy lifting
It seems an ice age since Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Germany's Angela Merkel were anointed the last defenders of the liberal international order.
But it was ...
Hallucination: Trump Blames Obama For Chaos
2017-02-19 02:06:47 UTC
Washington - President Donald Trump launched an extraordinary denunciation Thursday of his critics and media reports that his White House is in chaos, complaining he inherited a "mess" and slamming stories that his campaign was constantly in conta...
U.S. backs away from commitment to Palestinian state
2017-02-15 23:08:56 UTC
By Luke Baker and Matt Spetalnick | WASHINGTON
President Donald Trump on Wednesday dropped a U.S. commitment to a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, a longstanding bedrock of Middle East policy, even as he urged Israeli Prime...
Did Putin guide Trump's presidential campaign?
2017-02-16 01:28:30 UTC
Key Senate committee chairman wants briefing on Flynn.
Latest: The Republican and Democratic leaders of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee asked Attorney General Jeff Sessions and FBI Director James Comey on Wednesday to send the committee doc...
Trump's New Ban Is Coming After He Lost The Old One In Court 3-0
2017-02-11 10:38:25 UTC
Trump's New Ban Is Coming After He Lost The Old One In Court 3-0.
By Ayesha Rascoe and Steve Holland |
PALM BEACH, FLA./WASHINGTON - Trump said that he is considering issuing a new travel ban, while White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus...
Trump denounced US-Russia Nuclear Arms Treaty, though he did not know anything about it
2017-02-09 23:51:17 UTC
By Jonathan Landay and David Rohde |
WASHINGTON - In his first call as president with Russian leader Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump denounced an Obama-era treaty that caps U.S. and Russian deployment of nuclear warheads. During a pause in the ca...
Germany Sets High Bar for G20 Summit: Free Trade, Resisting Currency Wars and Fighting Climate Change
2017-02-09 09:55:52 UTC
Germany Sets High Bar for G20 Summit: Free Trade, Resisting Currency Wars and Fighting Climate Change.
By Noah Barkin and Jan Strupczewski
BERLIN/BRUSSELS - Germany will press the Group of 20 to reaffirm its commitment to promoting free trad...
TRUMP'S TRAVEL BAN IN LIMBO
2017-02-05 22:29:35 UTC
By Dustin Volz and Ayesha Rascoe | WASHINGTON
The ruling by U.S. fedral Judge James Robart, appointed by former Republican President George W. Bush, along with the decision by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco to deny the g...
United States to issue new Iran sanctions
2017-02-02 23:47:39 UTC
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Trump is poised to impose new sanctions on multiple Iranian entities, seeking to ratchet up pressure on Tehran while crafting a broader strategy to counter what he sees as its destabilizing behavior, people familiar with th...
Trump Revamps Government Programs Against White Supremacists, KKK, To Focus Just On Islamic Extremism
2017-02-02 02:28:42 UTC
U.S. Government would no longer target groups such as White Supremacists or KKK who have carried out bombings & shootings in the United States.
WASHINGTON/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The Trump administration wants to revamp and rename a U.S. g...
Trump's Immigration Ban Seems To Be A Long Term Decision
2017-01-31 21:14:10 UTC
By Julia Edwards Ainsley | WASHINGTON
Nationals from the seven Muslim-majority countries temporarily blocked from entering the United States by President Donald Trump's executive order on immigration may not be granted admission any time soon, Ho...
Trudeau says Canada will take refugees banned by U.S.
2017-01-29 19:36:34 UTC
TORONTO (AP) –Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has a message for refugees rejected by U.S. President Donald Trump: Canada will take you.
He also intends to talk to Trump about the success of Canada’s refugee policy.
Trudeau reacted to ...
Global backlash against Trump's immigration order
2017-01-29 19:07:00 UTC
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the global fight against terrorism was no excuse for the measures and "does not justify putting people of a specific background or faith under general suspicion."
A global backlash against U.S. President Don...
Nobel laureate Malala condemns Trump’s anti-refugee policy
2017-01-29 19:07:58 UTC
In a powerful statement, Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai condemns Trump’s anti-refugee policy.
Donald Trump’s executive order which reportedly bans people from several majority-Muslim countries—along with his explicit promise to prioritize Ch...
Germany eyes to fill the void created by Trump’s TPP Withdrawal
2017-01-29 19:08:12 UTC
German Foreign Minister, Sigmar Gabriel, said Germany and Europe should stand ready to fill the void created by Trump's cancellation of a major trade deal with Asia, and other protectionist measures.
Mr Gabriel outlined his priorities in a firs...
Australian PM: There is potential for China to join the TPP
2017-01-24 05:53:33 UTC
By Charlotte Greenfield and Stanley White | WELLINGTON/TOKYO
Australia and New Zealand said on Tuesday they hope to salvage the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) by encouraging China and other Asian nations to join the trade pact after U.S. Preside...
Canada's PM Justin Trudeau speaks with Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto ahead of Trump talks
2017-01-23 04:40:18 UTC
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto agreed in a phone call with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Sunday to join forces to encourage economic integration in North America, according to a statement from Peña Nieto's office.
The call cam...
Women protest against Trump on streets of Europe's capitals
2017-01-22 07:34:18 UTC
By Stephen Addison and Shadia Nasralla | LONDON/VIENNA (Reuters) - Thousands of women took to the streets of European capitals to join "sister marches" in Asia against newly installed U.S. President Trump ahead of a major rally in Washington expec...
Day 1: Trump presidency faces global protests - Women's march
2017-01-22 19:56:24 UTC
By Scott Malone and Ginger Gibson |
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Hundreds of thousands of women filled the streets of major American cities to lead an unprecedented wave of international protests against President Donald Trump, mocking and denouncin...
UK wants to make a success of Brexit and build a truly global Britain
2017-01-18 04:08:35 UTC
May rejects 'partial' EU membership in Brexit speech.
Addressing an audience including foreign ambassadors in central London, Prime Minister Theresa May has finally outlined what Brexit really means for her: Britain going it alone, fully disent...
European leaders concerned: Putin agrees with Trump that NATO is obsolete
2017-01-17 08:52:08 UTC
By Tom Körkemeier and Andreas Rinke | BRUSSELS/BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's Foreign Minister said on Monday that U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's comments that NATO was obsolete had aroused concern across the 28-member alliance.
Iraqi forces 'retake Mosul University' from ISIS
2017-01-14 21:33:04 UTC
Army says it has seized strategic university complex used as base by ISIS fighters following two days of fierce clashes.
By Isabel Coles and John Davison (Reuters) | MOSUL, IRAQ/BAGHDAD
Iraqi special forces drove back Islamic State militants...
"ISIS's days in Mosul are quickly coming to an end": Iraqi forces/ U.S. Air Force
2017-01-13 21:57:56 UTC
By Isabel Coles and John Davison | MOSUL, IRAQ/BAGHDAD
Iraqi special forces stormed a sprawling university complex in northeast Mosul on Friday and pushed Islamic State back in nearby areas to reach two more bridges across the Tigris River, the m...