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by | August 04, 2017 | 00:33

In a Facebook post Wednesday, Medvedev said any hope of improved relations between Washington and the Kremlin had "ended", adding he thought Trump was an "incompetent player (who) must be eliminated". Trump has repeatedly said he wants to improve relations with Russian Federation. Araghchi said the signing following strong support in Congress showed that the US believes the JCPOA has empowered Iran in the region.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:36

Just before President Trump inked the new legislation, Iran's Supreme National Security Council also promised to take countermeasures. "Steve Bannon and other administration hardliners have been tasked with formulating Trump's reckless new strategy towards Iran and Congress just gave them new tools to do so".

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:34

The court said the Election Commission issued a notification in January 2014 and another circular in 2015. The apex court passed its order while responding to a plea filed by the Gujarat unit of the Congress challenging the introduction of NOTA option for the upcoming Rajya Sabha elections in the state.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:32

He added that the court needed to strike a balance between punishing Carter for her actions and rehabilitation. U.S. media says one of Roy's relatives is seeking the maximum 20 years, but that Carter's father will instead plead for probation.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:29

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson attends a joint news conference with Qatar's foreign minister Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani in Doha, Qatar, July 11, 2017. Warmbier, 22, a student at the University of Virginia, died in June after being held by Pyongyang for more than a year on charges of stealing a propaganda poster from a North Korean hotel.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:30

On Wednesday, Chicago Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said detectives believe the pair have fled IL, but their passports have been flagged by the State Department, and the U.S. One of Lathem's neighbors told ABC he had seen Cornell-Duranleau, who was a licensed cosmetologist originally from MI, around the building before.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:32

Tillerson is travelling to Asia this week, where he will continue his drive to increase "peaceful pressure on the regime in North Korea to have them develop a willingness to sit and talk to us and others". But here too, Tillerson was more diplomatic. American student Otto Warmbier, sentenced last year to 15 years' hard labour in North Korea , returned to the USA in a coma on June 13 after being released on humanitarian grounds, and died June 19.

by | August 04, 2017 | 00:32

In a conversation with the president, Chairman Terry Gou said the firm's initial $10 billion investment could be increased to $30 billion. "Think of this. The company plans to have 3,000 workers when it opens its plant in 2020 with the potential to grow its workforce to 13,000 employees. Critics have raised alarms about other provisions waiving environmental permits and regulations to speed construction of the plant.

by | August 03, 2017 | 01:04

They urged Doha to stop its support and funding of terrorism, and to desist in providing safe haven for outlaws and those convicted of terrorism, financing them, promoting hatred and incitement, and interfering in the internal affairs of regional countries.

by | August 03, 2017 | 01:03

India's action "severely violates" China's territorial integrity and poses "grave challenges" to regional peace and stability, said Geng. The ministry argued saying, "To cross a delimited boundary and enter the territory of a neighboring country on the grounds of so-called "security concerns", for whatever activities, runs counter to the basic principles of global law and basic norms governing worldwide relations".

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:59

Pakistan's majority party, the Pakistan Muslim League, is expected to vote Abbasi - Sharif's long-time ally - into the country's top position Tuesday. Syed Khurshid Shah, Leader of Opposition in the National Assembly who represents the major opposition Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), is among the opposition candidates.

by | August 03, 2017 | 01:02

Trump, Perdue and Cotton argued on Tuesday that low-skilled and unskilled immigration into the United States has depressed wages. It also proposes to end the "diversity visa lottery" under which the USA grants 50,000 green cards annually to people randomly selected from countries with low rates of immigration to the US.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:55

As we reported previously , investigator Rod Wheeler filed the defamation suit today in NY, accusing Fox of making up parts of a story about Rich and alleging that President Trump pressured Fox to publish the story. For his part, Butowsky told NPR that his statement about Trump approving of the story was a joke. So not only does it appear that President Trump may have colluded with Russia to help win the election, but it also appears that he is continuing to do so in order to divert ...

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:56

William Brownfield, a career diplomat who now leads the State Department's law enforcement and anti-narcotics efforts, is a top pick for Tillerson to be the State Department's new assistant secretary of state for Western Hemisphere affairs, two senior State Department officials and two former officials told Foreign Policy.

by | August 03, 2017 | 00:57

He has also authored 14 books, has given 5,496 speeches, and served as patron to 785 organizations. The Duke met the then-Princess Elizabeth whilst he was training at the Royal Naval College in Dartmouth when she was just 13, but the pair continued to write to each other once the Princess returned to Windsor.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:49

When asked the non-signature, a spokesperson for Donnelly simply said that the IN senator wants tax reform to be done IN a bipartisan fashion. According to Mnuchin, he and White House economic adviser Gary Cohn have been meeting with House and Senate leadership since January and have over 100 Treasury Department staffers working on tax reform.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:46

The suspects - 461 of them now in prison, 18 released under judicial supervision, and seven fugitives - are on trial over their alleged actions centered on a military base in Ankara , then known as the 4th Akinci Main Jet Base, which was used as a headquarters by some pro-coup soldiers.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:45

He also jumped his personal best earlier in 2016, clearing 2.36m at the Hustopece Indoor Championships in the Czech Republic - just 2cm short of Steve Smith's British indoor record. "That lifted a weight off my shoulders". "The main issue is that no meaningful (drugs) testing is being conducted". A return to the fold remains unlikely before 2018 after the head of the IAAF's Task Force, Rune Andersen, said on Monday that Russian Federation had yet to meet several of the criteria for ...

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:43

TASS, a Russian news agency said the shooting began after some of the defendants attempted to grab the firearms of court security officers in an effort to take hostages. The group was dubbed in the Russian press as the GTA Gang, a reference to the Grand Theft Auto violent series of video games. Nine suspected members of the gang have been on trial since last summer, and prosecutors have asked for life sentences.

by | August 02, 2017 | 00:44

Traditionally and predictably, Washington does not want to admit its responsibility for the crisis in the US-Russian relations. "We are assessing the impact of such a limitation and how we will respond to it", Washington said on Sunday.