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Putin says West trying to 'hold back' powerful Russian Federation

Putin says West trying to 'hold back' powerful Russian Federation

Nuclear war "can lead to the death of all civilisation and possibly even the planet itself", he said. Alarmed by the growing popularity of rap among Russian youth, President Vladimir Putin wants c...

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Canada ‘trying to buy time’ as third citizen detained in China

Canada ‘trying to buy time’ as third citizen detained in China

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, meanwhile, branded the arrests "unacceptable" after talks last week with Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland, who said Meng was being treated in accordance w...

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Yair Netanyahu, Son of Israeli PM, Gets Brief Ban on Facebook

Yair Netanyahu, Son of Israeli PM, Gets Brief Ban on Facebook

The saga began on Thursday after Yair Netanyahu wrote on Facebook that: "There will not be peace here [in Israel-Palestine] until: 1". " I prefer the second option ", he added. Last year, a damnin...

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‘We have defeated ISIS in Syria,’ claims Donald Trump

‘We have defeated ISIS in Syria,’ claims Donald Trump

Last week ISIS' largest remaining fortification at Hajin was seized by US-backed militia as 900 jihadist fighters were decimated in battle. Withdrawing the troops, said Senator Lindsey Graham , a...

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UK Labour leader Corbyn calls PM Theresa May a 'stupid woman'

UK Labour leader Corbyn calls PM Theresa May a 'stupid woman'

Similarly, commons leader Andrea Leadsom later highlighted how Bercow himself had failed to apologise to her, after calling her a "stupid woman" during an aside earlier this year. The nearly immed...

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Welsh ministers 'intensifying' no-deal Brexit preparations

Welsh ministers 'intensifying' no-deal Brexit preparations

Writing in The Daily Telegraph, Mr Raab said: "The Treasury must prepare a Brexit budget to identify businesses - including "just in time" manufacturers - most at risk from a departure on WTO terms". ...

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A look at where the investigations related to Trump stand

A look at where the investigations related to Trump stand

Cohen was sentenced to three years in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty to nine federal charges, which included five for tax evasion and one count each of excessive campaign contribution, unla...

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Canberra stands by decision on Israel - Mon, December 17 2018

Canberra stands by decision on Israel - Mon, December 17 2018

Israel regards all of Jerusalem as its capital , including the eastern sector that it annexed in a move not recognised internationally. Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad on December 16 s...

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Israeli army uncovers 4th cross-border tunnel from Lebanon

Israeli army uncovers 4th cross-border tunnel from Lebanon

The outlet also reported that Danon "will present Israeli material and findings related to the violation of its sovereignty by the tunnels, and argue that this is a blatant violation of U.N. Israel ...

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Erdogan: Turkey May Start New Military Operation in Syria at Any Moment

Erdogan: Turkey May Start New Military Operation in Syria at Any Moment

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said Wednesday that Turkey will launch a new operation in Syria within days against Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) militia, which have Washington's support ...

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US Weighs Complete Withdrawal of Troops from Syria

US Weighs Complete Withdrawal of Troops from Syria

The news come as the SDF are reportedly on the verge of retaking one of the terrorist group's last major strongholds - the town of Hajin, located east of the Euphrates. Rob Manning told Breitbart News...

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Trump signs order to create US Space Command

Trump signs order to create US Space Command

Trump in June said he wanted to create a " Space Force ", which would be a sixth and entirely new branch of the military alongside the Navy, Marine Corps, Army, Air Force and Coast Guard. Donald T...

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Japan to spend $10B on Lockheed Martin fighter jets

Japan to spend $10B on Lockheed Martin fighter jets

This project is expected to cost the Japanese government $282.4 billion over the first five years. The program includes a plan to purchase a total of 18 fighter jets apparently to put them on Izumo-...

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Arrest warrant for Grace Mugabe, Interpol police hunt ex-Zim First Lady

Arrest warrant for Grace Mugabe, Interpol police hunt ex-Zim First Lady

The DA and AfriForum applied to have Mugabe's diplomatic immunity revoked after she allegedly assaulted South African model Gabriella Engels at a hotel in Johannesburg in 2017. She has denied assaulti...

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Mom who couldn't see dying son due to travel ban granted waiver

Mom who couldn't see dying son due to travel ban granted waiver

In October, Hassan brought his son from Cairo to the USA for medical treatment. Ali Hassan and his son, Abdullah, in the hospital. He and his father are both US citizens. After having submitted mult...

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1MDB: Malaysia files criminal charges against Goldman Sachs

1MDB: Malaysia files criminal charges against Goldman Sachs

In an interesting turn of events in the 1Malaysia Development Berhad ( 1MDB ) case, Malaysia has now filed criminal charges against the United States-based investment bank Goldman Sachs over its d...

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USA bans 'bump stock' gun device used in mass shootings

USA bans 'bump stock' gun device used in mass shootings

The devices will be banned under a federal law that prohibits machine guns, according to a senior Justice Department official. The amended rule was met nearly immediately with resistance from gun ri...

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Government Shutdown: Latest Updates on Negotiations

Government Shutdown: Latest Updates on Negotiations

An intensifying spending standoff sent United States lawmakers scrambling Monday to avert a partial government shutdown , with Republican and Democratic leaders deadlocked over President Donald Tr...

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Two Chicago police officers struck, killed by train

Two Chicago police officers struck, killed by train

The officers were pronounced dead at the scene, officials said. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi said the two officers investigated the area, then pursued the suspects by foot, and that's when the...

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Trump Foundation To Shut Down Amid Lawsuit Against The Charity

Trump Foundation To Shut Down Amid Lawsuit Against The Charity

A New York State Supreme Court judge allowed the case to move forward last month after a motion from the foundation to have it dismissed. Trump Foundation has agreed to dissolve under judicial sup...

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Russian Federation targeted Mueller in disinformation campaign

Russian Federation targeted Mueller in disinformation campaign

But it's not just Google, Facebook, and Twitter that were the only digital platforms the Internet Research Agency used to sway the 2016 elections. The report also found Russian Federation used YouTu...

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China pledges to help Afghanistan and Pakistan bridge divisions

China pledges to help Afghanistan and Pakistan bridge divisions

He said on Twitter that officials from the United States, Afghanistan, Pakistan and the UAE held meetings Sunday ahead of "the Pakistani-sponsored US-Taliban meeting". Khalilzad then went to Kabu...

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Egypt unearths tomb of Fifth Dynasty priest Wahtye in Saqqara

Egypt unearths tomb of Fifth Dynasty priest Wahtye in Saqqara

The tomb belonged to a royal purification priest known as "Wahtye", al-Anani said in a statement. Archaeologists have also revealed the possibility of finding the sarcophagus of this priest in the f...

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Robert Mueller Releases Strzok/Flynn Interview Memo

Robert Mueller Releases Strzok/Flynn Interview Memo

Comey said lawmakers had again asked about former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's emails and a dossier that Republicans claim was used to justify a warrant to conduct secret surveillance of a T...

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Malaysia's Mahathir says no rights to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Malaysia's Mahathir says no rights to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Tzachi Hanegbi, Israel's minister for regional cooperation and a Netanyahu confidant in the right-wing Likud party, was openly critical of Australia. "This announcement , made before the settlement...

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Fox News Analyst Hits Trump's Latest Tweet With A Blistering Fact-Check

Fox News Analyst Hits Trump's Latest Tweet With A Blistering Fact-Check

He was sentenced to 36 months in prison. Davis also said dismissed a tweet from Mr. Trump this morning in which he called Cohen "a rat". "He praises people who have lied and refused to cooperate...

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Associates Of Michael Flynn Charged In Alleged Scheme To Smear Turkish Cleric

Associates Of Michael Flynn Charged In Alleged Scheme To Smear Turkish Cleric

Alptekin is also being charged with lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. This story is breaking and will be updated . Kian , who was partner at Flynn Intel Group, appeared in court, w...

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Federal judge strikes down Obamacare as unconstitutional, Trump praises decision

Federal judge strikes down Obamacare as unconstitutional, Trump praises decision

The plan would ax ObamaCare's regulations, including the "essential health benefits" mandate , which requires all plans to cover things like substance abuse treatment, pediatric dental care, and a ...

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Partial US Government Shutdown Looms

Partial US Government Shutdown Looms

Both would keep funding for border fencing - not the concrete wall Trump wants - at the current level of $1.375 billion. "There are a lot of things you need to do with border security", he said. "...

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Saudi Arabia rejects U.S. Senate position on Khashoggi: statement

Saudi Arabia rejects U.S. Senate position on Khashoggi: statement

Trump and his senior administration officials have claimed that there is no "direct evidence" to link the Saudi leadership to the killing despite the CIA's conclusion that it was the Saudi crown pri...

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