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Giuliani Says Trump's Call on Mueller Interview Likely Next Week Giuliani Says Trump's Call on Mueller Interview Likely Next Week
- June 17, 2018

During the course of the FBI's investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server, agents did not seize the Blackberry phones or other communication devices used by Clinton's inner circle at the State Department. Moreover, as we describe in Chapter Nine, in assessing Strzok's decision to prioritize the Russian Federation investigation over following up on the Midyear-related investigative lead discovered on the Weiner laptop in October 2016, these text messages led us to ... (more...)
Venezuela: 17 killed in Caracas club stampede Venezuela: 17 killed in Caracas club stampede
- June 17, 2018

Most of the injured were being treated at nearby hospitals, and one minor was in serious condition. Outside the club, several mismatched shoes, including a sandal with a puckered red lip decoration, lay on the sidewalk. Photos shared online from previous celebrations at the club show a dark interior with wooden tables and a stage upfront where DJs shuffled songs. Metal bars covered the doors and windows. (more...)
Trump Continues His Obsequious Praise For A Bloody Dictator Trump Continues His Obsequious Praise For A Bloody Dictator
- June 17, 2018

The president later told reporters in an impromptu news conference on the White House lawn he had given Kim a phone number to allow him to reach Trump directly. But Trump recalled that when he came to office a year ago his predecessor Barack Obama had warned that North Korea's growing missile and nuclear threat was the United States "most risky problem". (more...)
Trump voices reservations about doing a Mueller interview Trump voices reservations about doing a Mueller interview
- June 17, 2018

However, Giuliani said later in the interview that Trump could pardon people who were treated "unfairly" once the probe led by former FBI Director Robert Mueller is through. In an impromptu press conference on the White House lawn, the president told reporters "the Mueller investigation has been totally discredited". "What I mean is, you're not going to get a pardon just because you're involved in this investigation", he said. (more...)
Pressure grows on Merkel to tighten refugee policies Pressure grows on Merkel to tighten refugee policies
- June 17, 2018

Amidst the surprise announcement by the European Central Bank to detail its QE exit and alter its rate guidance, a report had surfaced that the German coalition that took 6 months to form could be on the brink of collapse with Bavarian sister party CSU threatening to break away due to different opinions over immigration policy. (more...)
Greece, Macedonia to sign name change accord June 17 Greece, Macedonia to sign name change accord June 17
- June 17, 2018

A Supreme Court prosecutor ordered on Friday an investigation into statements made by the now-former Golden Dawn MP Constantinos Barbarousis for possible treason charges, after he urged the army to arrest Greece's prime minister, president and government coalition partner for what he viewed as a "treasonous" agreement with the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) over its name. (more...)
Greece, Macedonia to sign deal ending yearslong name dispute
- June 17, 2018

Another outlined her concerns: "We want peaceful relations with our neighbours". After the signature, Tsipras crossed over to the Macedonian side of Lake Prespa for lunch, becoming the first Greek prime minister to visit the neighboring state. (more...)
1 dead, 20 injured after shooting at New Jersey festival 1 dead, 20 injured after shooting at New Jersey festival
- June 17, 2018

Onofri said at a news conference. Local authorities say that several people opened fire inside the venue and multiple weapons were recovered in the scene. Trenton resident Angelo Nicolo told WPVI that "all hell broke loose" after sounds that he first thought were fireworks. A witness also told the publication he saw a fight breakout before the gunshots began. (more...)
Afghan Soldiers And Taliban Celebrate Eid In Unprecedented Ceasefire Afghan Soldiers And Taliban Celebrate Eid In Unprecedented Ceasefire
- June 17, 2018

In the meantime, the government sources in Nangarhar are saying that the blast has left at least 35 dead while more than 60 others have sustained injuries. Resolute Support did not immediately respond to a request for comment. But Afghanistan has been at war for four decades, ever since the Soviet invasion in 1979. (more...)
Government has changed position on Brexit law compromise - MP Government has changed position on Brexit law compromise - MP
- June 17, 2018

Defeat on the bill would cause a leadership crisis for May . The dispute between the government and a group of soft Brexit Tories centers around a "meaningful vote" on any eventual deal negotiated with Brussels, created to enable MPs to vote down the final agreement without risking leaving the European Union with no deal at all. (more...)
German govt stands but no resolution in fight over migration German govt stands but no resolution in fight over migration
- June 17, 2018

Merkel is adamant that migrant policy can only be effectively agreed and implemented at the European level and is at loggerheads with her own conservative Bavarian allies and her Interior Minister who want unilateral action. "The people are running out of patience", he told Bild daily. At a regular meeting of their joint Cabinets on Tuesday, Germany will seek the support of French President Emmanuel Macron to find a common European Union response for managing an influx of refugees, ... (more...)
Dog stays by little girl's side as she goes missing overnight Dog stays by little girl's side as she goes missing overnight
- June 17, 2018

The massive search for the toddler, spearheaded by her family and involving police personnel, volunteers and several aircrafts lasted nearly 12 hours. The mother of three says the entire experience of searching for her lost daughter was stressful from the very beginning. "You don't hear well in the corn either, so when somebody is yelling your name, I mean you hear them, but you don't know where it is coming from". (more...)
Alexis Tsipras survives no-confidence vote over Macedonia deal
- June 17, 2018

One member of parliament from the Neo Nazi Golden Dawn party was removed during deliberations when he called on Greece's military to intervene and hold Tsipras before a firing squad for treason. On Saturday, thousands of protesters outside the parliament building shouted "Traitor, traitor!" as lawmakers debated inside. The agreement was signed on June 17 by the nations' foreign ministers at Lake Prespa along the border separating the Balkan neighbors. (more...)
SNP targets Trade Bill as part of Brexit protest campaign SNP targets Trade Bill as part of Brexit protest campaign
- June 17, 2018

The first minister and SNP leader Ms Sturgeon praised the MPs' actions, telling BBC Scotland: "The events in the Commons yesterday were a travesty of democracy". This week the Tory government pressed ahead with its power grab to keep Scotland's powers in London - not in Scotland. "We hear from the Prime Minister about respecting devolution". (more...)
Former Donald Trump Campaign Guru Paul Manafort Headed To Hoosegow Former Donald Trump Campaign Guru Paul Manafort Headed To Hoosegow
- June 17, 2018

It's the latest sign of Trump's deepening legal challenges . Manafort had his $ 10 million bail revoked after special counsel Robert Mueller charged him with witness tampering and now he faces up to 20 years in prison. Jackson said she was "very troubled" by Manafort's contacts with witnesses. His lawyers have also denied the allegations. The charges against him in Washington include failing to register as a foreign agent for the pro-Russia Ukrainian government under former ... (more...)
Spain prepares to welcome hundreds of migrants on Aquarius rescue ship Spain prepares to welcome hundreds of migrants on Aquarius rescue ship
- June 17, 2018

Axel Steier, the co-founder of Mission Lifeline which operates the Lifeline ship, said his crew had rescued more than 100 migrants off Libya on Friday in an operation with a USA warship, and transferred them to a Turkish merchant vessel. High waves and winds forced the convoy to take a detour on the way and the conditions are said to have caused migrants on board to become seasick. French President Emmanuel Macron and Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte on Friday pledged to work together ... (more...)
Trade war's battle lines drawn as US, China set tariff lists Trade war's battle lines drawn as US, China set tariff lists
- June 17, 2018

Critics cautioned the president's decision could spark a trade war between Beijing and Washington, but Trump said the war was lost years ago. China has published its own list of threatened tariffs on US$50 billion in U.S. American officials say they have targeted products that might benefit from Chinese industrial policies. The Republican president announced a 25-per-cent tariff on up to $ 50 billion worth of Chinese goods on Friday. (more...)
Trump slams Federal Bureau of Investigation agents who wanted to 'stop' his presidency Trump slams Federal Bureau of Investigation agents who wanted to 'stop' his presidency
- June 17, 2018

President Trump declared victory Friday regarding the revelations in the Department of Justice inspector general report. The report takes issue with Comey's breaks from department policy in the public announcements he made in July and October 2016 about the Clinton investigation. (more...)
Tory MP Sir Christopher Chope blocks bill to make upskirting a crime Tory MP Sir Christopher Chope blocks bill to make upskirting a crime
- June 17, 2018

Under the new legislation, which will have its second reading in the House of Commons Friday, perpetrators would face up to two years in jail and the most serious offenders would be named on the sex offenders register, PA said. Martin said she remained positive, though, and that she and her lawyer had organised a meeting with Chope to discuss the bill. "We knew this was a risk - but now I stand with powerful, passionate, women and men behind me, and I am committed to ..." Richard Burgon ... (more...)
Border Patrol investigating after SUV seen striking man
- June 17, 2018

Remes was taken to the hospital and treated for minor bruising before being released. Rob Daniels, a spokesman for U.S. Customs and Border Protection in Arizona , did not immediately respond to The Hill's request for comment on Saturday. (more...)
2,000 children separated from families in immigration crackdown
- June 17, 2018

Civil liberties activists say the allegation is false and the Trump administration is using it as an excuse to enforce provisions that if done in any other country would have raised a stink about human rights abuses. "Tell the Democrats, your friends, to call me". The Republican-led House of Representatives may vote next week on two immigration measures - a hard-line bill drafted by House Judiciary chairman Bob Goodlatte, and a compromise measure that limits legal immigration while also ... (more...)
Trump announces tariffs targeting Chinese goods
- June 17, 2018

US and Chinese officials in recent weeks had made progress on a deal that involved up to $70 billion in additional purchases of American products, the Washington Post reported. For months, US commodity traders, equipment manufacturers and Midwest farmers had hoped this day would never come. Lighthizer says the duties are created to impede Chinese exporters from stealing American intellectual property and using it to make cheap technology to sell to the US, reducing the earnings of their ... (more...)
Eight injured after taxi ploughs into fans in Moscow Eight injured after taxi ploughs into fans in Moscow
- June 17, 2018

Eyewitness reports indicated that the incident was deliberate, though police said preliminary information indicated the driver lost control of the vehicle. He told the police that the event was an accident. The embassy said that the two Mexicans suffered "minor injuries" and were in stable condition. Russian authorities have vowed to host a safe soccer World Cup , which is taking place in 11 cities until 15 July. (more...)
Truck crash spills Fireball whiskey, sparks fire in Arkansas Truck crash spills Fireball whiskey, sparks fire in Arkansas
- June 17, 2018

The Arkansas Department of Transportation shared photos of the aftermath of the crash between the two trucks as hundreds of bottles of Fireball cinnamon whiskey spilled onto the highway. In the same month, another spaghetti sauce rolled across a central Arkansas road: In that instance, the driver was distracted by his Global Positioning System, according to KHTV . (more...)
Eid Mubarak! Mumbai celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr as Islamic holy month ends Eid Mubarak! Mumbai celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr as Islamic holy month ends
- June 17, 2018

Imam Jamal Hammoud said there were more than 20,000 men, women and children partaking in the prayers and speeches. "We're all overwhelmed that so many people from different faiths and from across the world have travelled to Birmingham for this year's Celebrate Eid". (more...)
Donald Trump's Anti-Family Values Immigration Policy Donald Trump's Anti-Family Values Immigration Policy
- June 17, 2018

Dismissing the emotional and psychological impacts of family separation, Kelly said children will "be taken care of-put into foster care or whatever ". The zero-tolerance strategy follows a litany of actions and policies-such as the decision to end DACA and protect DREAMERS from deportation, reducing the numbers of refugees accepted into the country, and ending temporary protected status for Haitians and Hondurans-intended to punish those deemed unfit or undesirable, purge our communities ... (more...)
Country slams Norway plans to double US troop presence Country slams Norway plans to double US troop presence
- June 17, 2018

Marines have been conducting cold weather training in Norway since January of past year, and while many have attributed the American presence to Russia's military annexation of Crimea in 2014, Norwegian officials have made a habit of avoiding any mention of it, in favor of emphasizing worldwide cooperation. (more...)
President Trump Has Some Awfully Kind Words For Kim Jong Un President Trump Has Some Awfully Kind Words For Kim Jong Un
- June 17, 2018

Both leaders signed an agreement dubbed "comprehensive" and promised "peace and prosperity", but the exact details about potential North Korea denuclearisation remain unknown. Trump's unilateral decision to reduce tension by canceling joint military exercises by United States and South Korean forces meanwhile appeared to catch both close ally Seoul and some Pentagon officials by surprise. (more...)
Sarah Huckabee Sanders Cites Bible As Reason To Detain Immigrant Children Sarah Huckabee Sanders Cites Bible As Reason To Detain Immigrant Children
- June 17, 2018

Just before, Sanders had been sparring with another reporter over of the question of why the administration chooses to separate children from parents who arrive in the USA illegally, with the reporter arguing that that the administration "doesn't want to take responsibility" for this new element of its immigration policy. (more...)
Leading Tory rebel Dominic Grieve rejects May's Brexit compromise Leading Tory rebel Dominic Grieve rejects May's Brexit compromise
- June 17, 2018

Instead of allowing MPs to intervene in the event of no deal being reached by mid-January - which would nearly certainly have paved the way for the softest of Brexits (but which may also result in a punishing deal from the EU) the amendment as published grants "a motion in neutral terms" - removing the ability of MPs to alter it with, for example, a demand to stay in the single market. (more...)

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