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Russian presidential elections begin, Vladimir Putin eyes fourth term Russian presidential elections begin, Vladimir Putin eyes fourth term
- March 18, 2018

The foreign ministry said Moscow's measures were a response to what it called Britain's "provocative actions and groundless accusations ". The British Council , the UK's global organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities, said it was "profoundly disappointed" at being told to cease operations in Russian Federation. (more...)
United Kingdom using nerve agent row to distract from Brexit: Moscow United Kingdom using nerve agent row to distract from Brexit: Moscow
- March 18, 2018

The gulf between Russia and Britain widened on Friday as they cranked up pressure over a nerve agent attack and a suspected murder in Britain that have deepened Western worries about alleged Russian meddling overseas. A Russian lawmaker blamed Britain Saturday for the escalating tensions. France, which on Wednesday had said it wanted proof of Russian involvement before deciding whether to take action against Moscow , appeared to change its position on Thursday, saying it agreed with the ... (more...)
Moscow gives 23 British diplomats a week to pack Moscow gives 23 British diplomats a week to pack
- March 18, 2018

Earlier, the Russian Investigative Committee said it was also opening a criminal case into Glushkov's death, describing it as "murder". Her father has British citizenship. When the Brits and others point to the Kremlin over this extraordinary case, it is seen as yet more proof Russian Federation is under attack. Russian Federation has also said it is opening a murder probe after Glushkov was found dead at his London home. (more...)
Nerve agent row: Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats amid increasing tensions Nerve agent row: Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats amid increasing tensions
- March 18, 2018

Have you read Trendiee Today? On March 13 Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says that Moscow is "not guilty" of the poisoning and is ready to cooperate with London . Russian Federation gave the British diplomats one week to leave. Hello. Add your message here. Britain has escalated a war of words with Russian Federation over the incident in recent days. (more...)
Man arrested after two women shot dead at house in St Leonards Man arrested after two women shot dead at house in St Leonards
- March 18, 2018

The 35-year-old was taken into custody on suspicion of murder and a gun was seized. Detective Chief Superintendent Jason Tingley said: "Tragically two women... "They jumped out and took cover behind the vehicle", Emma told Sun Online. Two hours after the shooting, they arrested the suspected gunman, who is understood to have tried to escape via a railway underpass that led to the beach. (more...)
Surveillance video shows deputy standing outside Parkland school during massacre Surveillance video shows deputy standing outside Parkland school during massacre
- March 18, 2018

News organizations including The New York Times had petitioned for the release of the surveillance footage, and Judge Jeffrey R. Levenson of Broward County Circuit Court ordered it be made public by noon Thursday. Sheriff Scott Israel blasted Peterson eight days after the shooting, saying the deputy should have entered the building immediately, "addressed the killer, killed the killer". (more...)
Russia's United Kingdom diplomat expulsion 'doesn't change facts of matter': May Russia's United Kingdom diplomat expulsion 'doesn't change facts of matter': May
- March 18, 2018

Mr Johnson said on Friday that it was "overwhelmingly likely" that President Putin personally ordered the nerve agent attack against the former Russian spy. The Trump administration on Wednesday appeared to be eager to dispel that notion, with the State Department issuing a pair of statements that took a harder line against Moscow and with U.S. (more...)
Russian Federation expels 23 United Kingdom diplomats in dispute over former spy's poisoning Russian Federation expels 23 United Kingdom diplomats in dispute over former spy's poisoning
- March 18, 2018

As well, the ministry warned Britain that "if further unfriendly actions are taken towards Russia, the Russian side retains the right to take other answering measures". "It's wrong, it's appalling, it's murder", he said. On Thursday, the USA joined the U.K., France and Germany in condemning the attack as "an assault on U.K. (more...)
President's threat to pull troops President's threat to pull troops "raised eyebrows", says top S. Korean diplomat
- March 18, 2018

On Friday, Lavrov said that Russian Federation treated with respect Japan's right to determine how to best ensure national security, as well as to freely choose partners and forms of defense cooperation. "It filled us with hope when the North Korean and United States leaders, Kim Jon-un and Donald Trump , announced their readiness to meet personally". (more...)
Spy poisoning: Russian Federation to expel 23 British diplomats Spy poisoning: Russian Federation to expel 23 British diplomats
- March 18, 2018

Mr Lavrov had earlier said that Moscow had "stopped paying attention" to the poisoning claims, and called UK's refusal to work with Russian Federation a "violation of global agreements". The pair remain critically ill in the hospital. Speaking in Moscow , British Ambassador Laurie Bristow said: "Russia today has informed me of steps that Russian Federation will be taking". (more...)
Thousands come out to Rochester's St. Patrick's Day parade Thousands come out to Rochester's St. Patrick's Day parade
- March 18, 2018

The State Senate Education Committee has approved legislation to allow New York City schools to recognize March 17-St. Joe Addabbo, Jr. (D-Howard Beach), one of the measure's co-sponsors, announced on Friday. Cleveland's St. Patrick's Day parade is a 2-hour event that still manages to go by pretty quickly (especially if you've had enough green beer). The parade featured local first responders, the American Legion club, the Missoula Irish Dancers, and many more. (more...)
We do not fear SP, BSP coming together - Yogi Adityanath We do not fear SP, BSP coming together - Yogi Adityanath
- March 18, 2018

The Congress , the BJP and the JDS are expected to be locked in a triangular contest in the Karnataka polls. The BJP leadership has called for analysis of the election results and introspection. "Modi's appeal is formidable but his enemies and allies would now think he's beatable", veteran journalist and political commentator Shekhar Gupta said on Twitter . (more...)
US students stage national walkout demanding change US students stage national walkout demanding change
- March 18, 2018

Nationally the walkouts were to last for 17 minutes in honor of the 17 killed in the Parkland school shooting . A Tennessee school walkout protest turned violent when students disrupted the memorial and tore down the American flag. "There's only a few people around the school who have spoken up about anything like this and for there to be an event to see even more people than I had anticipated come out today meant the world to me because it means people care". (more...)
Strong storms possible in North Carolina late Saturday night Strong storms possible in North Carolina late Saturday night
- March 18, 2018

Drier air will race into the Valley behind this front, keeping us dry and partly sunny for Sunday morning . "According to the NWS, these are the most ripe conditions we've seen this year for severe storms", said MEMA Executive Director Lee Smithson. (more...)
Russian Federation expels 23 United Kingdom diplomats in retaliation Russian Federation expels 23 United Kingdom diplomats in retaliation
- March 18, 2018

She also repeated accusations made by Britain to the United Nations that the nerve agent attack on Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in the English city of Salisbury on March 4 was a "flagrant breach of global law and the Chemical Weapons Convention". (more...)
Authorities assess damage done by Friday's fast-spreading wildfire near Fort Carson Authorities assess damage done by Friday's fast-spreading wildfire near Fort Carson
- March 18, 2018

Additional details about the number of structures affected were not immediately available. Both El Paso and Pueblo counties sent assessment staff Saturday afternoon to the burned areas to get a damage assessment. Evacuations remain in an area roughly bounded by I-25, Military Reservation Boundary Road, Donner Pass View and County Line Road. The evacuation route is Indian Village Heights to Interstate 25. (more...)
This Politician Was Running Unopposed-Until He Insulted a Parkland Shooting Survivor This Politician Was Running Unopposed-Until He Insulted a Parkland Shooting Survivor
- March 18, 2018

Leslie Gibson was widely criticized for insulting the survivors of last month's shooting, which killed 17 people. Previously unopposed in his bid to represent the district just north of Portland, his comments drew a Democratic opponent days later. (more...)
North Korea's top diplomat in surprise visit to Sweden North Korea's top diplomat in surprise visit to Sweden
- March 18, 2018

Sweden has been rumored as a possible site for the summit between Kim and Trump, though a truce village on the South Korean side of the Demilitarized Zone between the Koreas is seen as more likely. President Donald Trump accepted on Friday an invitation from Kim Jong-un , the North Korean dictator, for face-to-face talks by May and there is now movement behind the scenes to decide on the location, the agenda and the personnel who will represent each government. (more...)
Iran, US to hold talks on 2015 nuke deal Iran, US to hold talks on 2015 nuke deal
- March 18, 2018

The meeting of the commission, tasked with monitoring the implementation of the nuclear deal, was held as US President Donald Trump has issued an ultimatum to European countries that the US will walk away from the 2015 agreement in mid-May unless they join Washington in addressing what he alleges are its "fatal flaws". (more...)
North Korean minister in 'constructive' talks in Sweden North Korean minister in 'constructive' talks in Sweden
- March 18, 2018

Trump announced on Tuesday he would be replacing Tillerson with Pompeo, who now serves as director of the Central Intelligence Agency. The RealMeter poll also showed respondents supporting liberal political parties, including the ruling Democratic Party of Korea where South Korean President Moon Jae-in is a member, tend to show optimism in North Korea's willingness for denuclearisation. (more...)
Over 200000 civilians flee Syria's Afrin in three days: monitor Over 200000 civilians flee Syria's Afrin in three days: monitor
- March 18, 2018

But the Kurdish militia has also formed the backbone of a US-backed alliance that has successfully expelled the Islamic State jihadist group from large parts of Syria. Syrians believe they can distinguish Russian aircraft from those of the Syrian army because the Russians fly at higher altitude. "We were afraid of leaving - they had told us the army would arrest us", said 35-year-old Abu Khaled, who used to run a retail clothing shop in Ghouta. (more...)
White House says no more staff changes coming White House says no more staff changes coming
- March 18, 2018

McMaster is Trump's second national security adviser after Michael Flynn was dismissed previous year for misleading Vice President Mike Pence about his contacts with the Russian ambassador to the US. The chief of staff reportedly tried to convince the president to keep him and was disappointed at his dismissal. Trump himself has fed the narrative of chaos inside the White House. (more...)
Russia to expel 23 British diplomats in response to spy-poisoning accusations Russia to expel 23 British diplomats in response to spy-poisoning accusations
- March 18, 2018

Petersburg. Russian Federation said Friday morning that it was expelling 23 British embassy staff from Moscow . "I can think of a number of countries who would benefit from this incident and blaming Russian Federation", he said. Russia's use of chemical weapons on the soil of another United Nations member is a "defining moment", she said, and there is a need to "hold Russian Federation accountable". (more...)
Trump Arrives In California, Inspects Border Wall Prototypes Trump Arrives In California, Inspects Border Wall Prototypes
- March 18, 2018

During his tour today near the US-Mexican border, the president talked about what he thinks is most needed for his flawless wall. "You have to know what's on the other side of the wall ... Trump on Tuesday inspected prototypes on display in California for his "big, attractive border wall". Hundreds of Trump supporters were out in force, welcoming the President to San Diego and supporting his plan to build a wall. (more...)
Farmers, scientists need to work together to transform agriculture: Modi Farmers, scientists need to work together to transform agriculture: Modi
- March 18, 2018

Farmers can market their produce in a better way through Farmers Producer Organisations, which has been exempted from income tax, on the lines of cooperative societies, in the Budget, he said. He also announced that the "Krishi Karman" and "Deen Dayal Upadhya Krishi Vigyan Protsahan" awards would be conferred during the programme on Saturday. (more...)
Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim resigns amid financial scandal Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim resigns amid financial scandal
- March 18, 2018

Her lawyer, Yusuf Mohamed , today announced that she would be leaving office on March 23. The report alleged that Gurib-Fakim had spent thousands of dollars on the card on clothing and luxury items. However it was not just the expenditure that provoked anger in Mauritius, but the president's association with Angolan billionaire Alvaro Sobrinho who helped found the PEI and is himself being investigated in Switzerland and Portugal for suspected fraud. (more...)
Moscow to Expel 23 UK Diplomats, Revokes Agreement on Opening Consulate Gen. Moscow to Expel 23 UK Diplomats, Revokes Agreement on Opening Consulate Gen.
- March 18, 2018

The order came days after Prime Minister Theresa May of Britain expelled the same number of Russian diplomats and called off high-level contacts between the two governments. However, Russia has vigorously denied involvement in the attack. The PM's words come as Russian Federation expels 23 British diplomats, many of whom are thought to be intelligence officers. (more...)
Sweden hosts North Korean foreign minister amid speculation Sweden hosts North Korean foreign minister amid speculation
- March 18, 2018

The meeting would mark the first time a sitting American president has met with a North Korean leader, noted Laura M. Luehrmann, Wright State University political science professor and director of the program in global and comparative politics. (more...)
Russian Federation to expel 23 United Kingdom diplomats in spy row
- March 18, 2018

Although Russia refused to explain how a Soviet nerve agent caused Skirpal's death, it did call for a joint investigation and said on Friday that it would cooperate with British authorities. Russian Federation failed to respond to a deadline set by Theresa May for Moscow to explain whether it was behind the attack. Russian Federation has insisted it is ready to cooperate in investigating the attack in Salisbury if Britain reciprocates by sharing the evidence it holds. (more...)
Russian Hackers Accused of Attacking US Power Plants, Other Critical Infrastructure Russian Hackers Accused of Attacking US Power Plants, Other Critical Infrastructure
- March 17, 2018

The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission says a Russian government hacking operation did not compromise operations at any of the nation's commercial nuclear power plants. Also Thursday, the USA joined the Britain, France and Germany in a joint statement blaming Moscow for the poisoning of an ex-Russian spy who was living in England. (more...)

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