• USA gives Russian Federation 60 days to comply with nuclear treaty
USA gives Russian Federation 60 days to comply with nuclear treaty

The United States says it will suspend its obligations under a Cold War nuclear arms treaty if Moscow does not return to compliance within two months. The Reagan-era INF treaty barred land-based cruise or ballistic missiles with ranges between 311 miles and 3,420 miles. "But right now, they have not adhered to the agreement ", he said.

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  • Frustrated migrants moved miles from border, face long asylum waitlist
Frustrated migrants moved miles from border, face long asylum waitlist

The migrants in Tijuana are part of several caravans that traveled through Mexico in an effort to enter the United States, citing issues such as widespread violence and dismal job prospects in their home countries. Applying for asylum at a border post can take months and with U.S. officials restricting the number of applicants to between 40 and 100...

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  • Central Intelligence Agency chief Haspel to brief Senate on Khashoggi killing
Central Intelligence Agency chief Haspel to brief Senate on Khashoggi killing

US Senator Bob Corker , the current head of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, also said after the meeting that there was no doubt in his mind that MBS ordered Khashoggi's murder. "The views that I had before have only solidified", said Sen. Graham added that his opinion on Saudi Arabia had changed and that he would no longer support the w...

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  • Special counsel notes Flynn’s cooperation, recommends no jail time
Special counsel notes Flynn’s cooperation, recommends no jail time

Last week, Cohen pleaded guilty to lying to Congress to help cover for Trump . According to the filing, Flynn has been cooperating in "several ongoing investigations". President Trump is responding to former campaign adviser Roger Stone's vow not to testify against him. The sentencing is scheduled on December 12.

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  • United Kingdom 'may unilaterally withdraw from Brexit'
United Kingdom 'may unilaterally withdraw from Brexit'

But May could also use it to her advantage as the country heads into uncharted Brexit territory. "We now have a roadmap out of the Brexit shambles, a bright light has switched on above an "EXIT" sign and the false choice being offered to MPs at Westminster - that it is Mrs May's disastrous deal or chaos - is shown for what it is, an abuse of Pa...

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  • Couple Dropped Engagement Ring At Times Square. NYPD To The Rescue
Couple Dropped Engagement Ring At Times Square. NYPD To The Rescue

John Drennan and Daniella Anthony tweeted on Sunday how happy and grateful they were that officers found the ring, which they thought had been lost forever. CCTV footage posted by the New York City Police showed him crouching and looking for the ring. He plans to use the money spent on the new ring to return to NY and buy coffee for the NYPD ...

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  • GBP/USD Falters After May’s Government Found in Contempt
GBP/USD Falters After May’s Government Found in Contempt

Since the Commons debate, Lib Dem spokesman Tom Brake said Mr Cox should be suspended if he is found in contempt of Parliament. "It is, I think unprecedented for this House to find government ministers in contempt". Four Labour MPs voted against the amendment. In reality, the vote was about putting pressure on a weakened Government. So many...

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  • Khashoggi murder: CIA Director Gina Haspel briefs senators on Khashoggi killing today
Khashoggi murder: CIA Director Gina Haspel briefs senators on Khashoggi killing today

The source said the briefing will include leaders of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Armed Services Committee and Appropriations Committee. The visit was confirmed by a person who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the private session.

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  • Sri Lanka court denies Rajapakse authority to act as PM
Sri Lanka court denies Rajapakse authority to act as PM

Rajapaksa is seen as a hero by many among Sri Lanka's Buddhist majority for ending a bloody war with Tamil rebels in 2009, but has been accused by diplomats and worldwide rights groups of human rights abuses, which he denies. He urged supporters to remain calm and join his struggle to press for a general election almost two years ahead of schedule....

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  • Carper releases statement on passing of George HW Bush
Carper releases statement on passing of George HW Bush

Bush's casket is set to arrive in Washington on Monday afternoon aboard the US military airplane that's more commonly recognized as Air Force One. Pence said that the last correspondence his family had with the former president was a letter and photo that his son, USMC Lt.

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  • Israel military says to expose Hezbollah attack tunnels from Lebanon
Israel military says to expose Hezbollah attack tunnels from Lebanon

It announced the operation on Twitter on Tuesday, saying that a number of areas close to Lebanon's border, including Metula, had been declared a closed military zone. The resistance movement Hezbollah was formed following the Israeli regime's invasion of Lebanon and the ensuing occupation of its southern parts in the 1980s, and now constitutes ...

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  • Why has Donald Trump just written a personal letter to Imran Khan?
Why has Donald Trump just written a personal letter to Imran Khan?

The U.S. embassy in Islamabad had no immediate comment on the letter. He further said that the U.S. president had lauded Pakistan's role and stressed over achieving peace. "We're looking for every responsible nation to support peace in the sub-continent and across this war in Afghanistan that's gone on now for 40 years", he told reporters at the ...

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  • Saudi Crown Prince Bin Salman arrives in Algeria
Saudi Crown Prince Bin Salman arrives in Algeria

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman , Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, held talks in Algiers on Monday with Prime Minister Ahmed Ouyahia. Sanchez previously said the killing of Khashoggi was "terrible". Pedro Sanchez said Saudi Arabia had to clarify what happened in connection with the death of Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi consu...

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  • Mattis blasts Russia's 'brazen contempt' toward Ukraine
Mattis blasts Russia's 'brazen contempt' toward Ukraine

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Saturday revealed that Russian dictator Vladimir Putin attempted to meddle in America's 2018 midterm elections . Speaking of a 2003 agreement governing the Kerch Strait between the Azov Sea and Black Sea, Mattis said Moscow had shown "brazen contempt and dismissal" for the deal "that allowed both Russian and U...

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  • Former US president George HW Bush dies
Former US president George HW Bush dies

Not only was he the 41st President of the USA, he served as Vice President under Ronald Reagan for two terms, from 1981 to 1989, and his eldest son George Jnr also attained the White House as the 43rd President. Bush, who was born June 12, 1924, in Milton, Massachusetts, grew up wealthy, attending elite schools but putting off college so he could e...

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  • G-20 communique admits global system is flawed, in nod to Trump
G-20 communique admits global system is flawed, in nod to Trump

Speculation, however, is rife that the two leaders will not easily make concessions over trade issues, as Trump has continued his threats to take additional measures against China despite Xi's eagerness to resolve the ongoing trade dispute through dialogue.

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  • Trump praises Roger Stone's 'guts,' slams former lawyer for cooperating with Mueller
Trump praises Roger Stone's 'guts,' slams former lawyer for cooperating with Mueller

President Donald Trump is embracing a former campaign adviser who stated that he won't testify against the him as part of Robert Mueller's investigation , while calling for a "full and complete" prison sentence for his former lawyer, Michael Cohen , who is cooperating with the special counsel.

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  • Nigerian President Breaks Silence on Claims He Died and Was Later Cloned
Nigerian President Breaks Silence on Claims He Died and Was Later Cloned

Nnamdi Kanu, an activist who leads the separatist group Indigenous People of Biafra, alleged that the president was not cloned but that he passed away and was replaced by a Sudanese lookalike called Jubril Aminu al-Sudani. But Buhari told the Nigerians living in the European nation that he would soon celebrate his 76th birthday, adding that "a ...

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  • Donald Trump wants to grant Kim Jong Un's wishes: South Korea
Donald Trump wants to grant Kim Jong Un's wishes: South Korea

If Kim, a third-generation hereditary ruler, visits Seoul , he would be the first North Korean leader do so since the end of the 1950-53 Korean War. Leaders of both countries have announced a desire to break ground on a new, interconnected rail line by the end of the year.

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  • Michelle Obama shelves Paris, Berlin trips for Bush funeral
Michelle Obama shelves Paris, Berlin trips for Bush funeral

US President Donald Trump called Bush a "truly wonderful man and will be missed by all". Bush's body will lie in state in the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol from 7:30 p.m. Retired Gen Colin Powell, who as chairman of the joint chiefs of staff was Bush's top military adviser, said Bush was the "perfect American" and should be remembered for "a life o...

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