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Israel strikes 2 Hamas positions, retaliating burning kites

These include closing Karm Abu Salem ( Kerem Shalom ) crossing, the only commercial border crossing for Gaza linked to both Egypt and Israel, for all products, ...


Syrian forces seize village in southwest, widening offensive - monitor

So, Syrian rebels still hold a narrow section, separating the province of Dar al-Quneitra, despite the grip of government forces with the support of Russian Fed...


Mossad had 'six hours to break into Iranian nuclear facility'

She said the 28 countries were doing all they could to save the deal but conceded President Donald Trump's administration could still wreck it. Iran is Indi...


Pompeo says US-DPRK talks on war remains result "in firm commitments"

According to a report in ABC News, a planned meeting between the two nations, scheduled to have taken place on Thursday, has been postponed on North Korea's ...


Trump now says no 'time limit' to denuclearize North Korea

The US President said he'd enlisted Mr Putin's support for the rogue state's denuclearisation during the pair's controversial summit. In a tweet Trump said ...


Trump approved decision to announce Russian indictments before Putin meeting

Trump's comments come after he demanded last week that North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies "reimburse" the United States for defence costs. "We've never ...


Northwest lawmakers: Russian ‘no friend’ of U.S.; Trump missed opportunity

This just days after the Justice Department indicted 12 Russian agents for hacking the Democratic National Committee and Hillary Clinton's campaign in an at...


Trump walks back from Putin summit remarks, says he 'misspoke'

Standing alongside the Kremlin boss, Trump acknowledged that his intelligence chiefs believe Russian Federation hacked and leaked Democrats' emails containing p...


Pakistan ex-PM Sharif heads home to face jail before polls

The plane carrying Sharif, the supremo of the Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz, and Maryam landed at Lahore's Allama Iqbal Airport at 9:15 IST, almost three h...


China says "bully" United States started a trade war

Citing complex requirements for participating in contracts of Chinese state-owned enterprises (SOE) and issues related to qualification requirements, licensing ...


Trump says he has 'low expectations' for Helsinki summit with Putin

Initially concerned that Helsinki was not a fitting location, Trump relented after being briefed on the history of U.S. -Russia summits in Finland and after...


‘I may ask Putin to send accused officials to U.S.’

Finland has a long legacy of hosting US-Soviet and US-Russian summits because of its geographic location and perceived neutrality. Also at the Rock Paper S...


Twitter purge: Don't be surprised if you lose followers

The move will eliminate tens of millions of frozen accounts Twitter has deemed suspicious and reduce the total combined follower count on the platform by ab...


Missing woman found on beach near Big Sur

Sheriffs said she had told her sister she would stay overnight in a vehicle park before continuing her journey the next morning, but they had not heard from h...


North Korean table tennis players arrive in South Korea

Sunday's meeting reportedly started at about 10 a.m. (1 a.m. GMT) at the inter-Korean border. The North then suggested holding general-level talks with the US...


Violence flares as Israel strikes Gaza, Hamas fires rockets

Since then Gaza militants launched aound 60 rockets and mortars into Israel, causing minor damage to a synagogue and reportedly wounding two Israelis who are ...


Rep. Himes: Trump Should Tell Putin 'We Know What You Did'

The two leaders said they'd complete a trade deal between their countries as soon as the United Kingdom leaves the European Union, after Trump told the Sun ne...


Israel Under Attack: IDF Pounds Gaza in Heaviest Strikes Since 2014

Israeli military spokesman Lieutenant Jonathan Conricus said the objective of Saturday's operation was to stop arson attacks, attempted border breaches, and ass...


Thousands Turn Out To Protest Against President Trump In Scotland

Earlier, the BBC reported that police were investigating how a paraglider was able to fly close to Trump's Turnberry resort with a banner that read, " Trump...


White House: Trump-Putin summit 'is on'

Once inside the Democratic computers, they searched for keywords like "Hillary", (then-GOP candidate Ted) "Cruz", " Trump " and "Benghazi investigations" so the...


Canada sides with US over Russian pipeline to Germany

Freeland also went out of her way not to overstate the newfound simpatico with the Trump administration on this one issue, saying Canada has imposed sanctions o...


United Kingdom politicians reel as Trump unleashes criticism then charm

Trump also said that Boris Johnson , who had resigned as foreign secretary on Monday in protest of May's recent announcement of a plan for Brexit, was "a ver...


Israel shoots down Syrian drone, top brass says

Russia, whose 2015 intervention in the Syrian civil war turned the tide in Assad's favor, has largely turned a blind eye to repeated Israeli air strikes in Syri...


Trump administration reunites 57 immigrant children with parents after missing court deadline

Sabraw has set a final deadline for the government to reunite the 2,000 children who remain in custody with their parents: July 26. In one case, the ACLU sa...


Why Maryam Nawaz Sharif's arrest today has become a headache for Pakistan

A Pakistani accountability court on Friday sentenced Sharif in absentia to 10 years in prison for corrupt practices linked to his family's purchase of upscale...


Trump speaks on May, Calls Johnson 'a Friend'

Developments have moved quite fast since my piece last Sunday in which I outlined the United Kingdom government's new agreed policy of pursuing an extremely sof...


Trump Criticizes NATO Members Ahead Of Key Summit

Trump's relationship with Putin, and his inconsistent stance on Russia's interference in the 2016 United States presidential election, is perhaps one of the m...


Rescue mission day two : four more boys evacuated

Authorities have been rushing to extract the boys, ages 11-16, and their coach from the cave as monsoon rains bore down on the mountainous region in far north...


1 dead, several injured after plane crashes in South Africa

At least twenty passengers have been pulled from the wreckage with paramedics, firefighters and police on the scene of the accident. "We have 19 injured casualt...


Eight boys rescued from flooded Thai caves, now up to 'rain god'

Eighteen divers set off at 10 a.m. local time on a risky mission to rescue the junior soccer team, who had been stuck deep inside Tham Luang cave for 16 days. T...


Trump Slams NYT For Critical Article On US Stance on Breastfeeding

The New York Times reports USA delegates even threatened the Ecuadorean government with punishing trade measures, convincing them to drop the resolution . ...


Death toll from floods climbs to 100, Japanese government says

Some areas have been hit by more than a metre of rainfall, according to the government, while around 48,000 troops, police and firefighters have been deployed f...


3Rescue efforts for boys in Thai cave have begun: mission chief

Asked how the boys could make it out safely if an experienced diver could not, Apakorn said they would take more precautions with the children . I've told ...


With US out, those backing Iran nuclear deal meet in Vienna

Britain, France and Germany along with Russian Federation and China met with Iran in Vienna to offer economic benefits and assurances that would lessen the bl...


China state media slams Trump's 'gang of hoodlums'

China is expected to respond with tariffs on $16 billion worth of USA goods like machinery and plastics. China has said it would not "fire the first shot", ...


World Cup big guns primed for quarter-final battles

When Jordan Pickford pulled off a spectacular save from Carlos Bacca it all came down to Eric Dier to seal England's first ever World Cup penalty shoot-ou...


Trump says North Korea talks 'going well'

Washington―US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo heads back to North Korea this week to flesh out the bare bones nuclear agreement between President Donald T...


Trump orders US flags lowered to honor slain journalists

Annapolis Mayor Gavin Buckley subsequently asked the White House to order the lowering of American flags. White House spokeswoman Lindsay Walters said t...


Supreme Court nomination has become a campaign issue

He has often served as a swing vote between the court's liberal and conservative justices. He said he found it "distracting" to his work in 2016 when he found h...


Federal police arrest at least 8 protesters at ICE facility in Portland

Mark Pocan, D-Wis., announced Monday that he would be introducing a bill to abolish the agency. The groups said that while President Donald Trump signed ...