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Trump with Lavrov and Kislyak last week. "As President I wanted to share with Russian Federation (at an openly scheduled W.H. meeting) which I have the absolute right to do, facts pertaining to terrorism and airline flight safety", he wrote in a pair of tweets .
  • New Orleans Confederate monument of Jefferson Davis taken down

    New Orleans Confederate monument of Jefferson Davis taken down

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    Over the past few years, before the monument removal effort, we began Welcome Table New Orleans, which facilitates tough conversations about race and brings various communities together on projects in their neighborhoods. Beauregard. Unveiled in 1884, the likeness of Lee stands atop a 60-foot-tall column in the center of a traffic circle on historic St. Charles Avenue.
  • Trump urged to prod Erdogan on human rights

    Trump urged to prod Erdogan on human rights

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    Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is to meet his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump on Tuesday. President Erdogan is also expected to ask release of Reza Zarrab, the Turkish-Iranian businessman, and Mehmet Hakan Atilla, the deputy general manager of the Turkish state owned Halk Bank, who are both on trial in the USA for violating sanctions on Iran.
  • Israel fuming at US's concern over embassy move to Jerusalem

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    The Palestinian leader said he envisions a two-state solution with a Palestinian capital in east Jerusalem , and Israel's borders defined by the so-called 1967 lines. One U.S. official reportedly told the Israelis the site is "not your territory". Israeli families who lost loved ones in terrorist attacks wrote a letter to US President Donald Trump on Tuesday, asking him to pressure the Palestinian Authority to end its payment of terrorists in exchange for killing Israelis.
  • As Erdogan Visits Trump, Much Friction Between US And Turkey

    As Erdogan Visits Trump, Much Friction Between US And Turkey

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    President Donald Trump set to meet President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at the White House on Tuesday to come to crucial decisions on waging war against ISIS and helping Syrian Kurds out in Syria. Washington is concerned by rising anti-Americanism in Turkey that Erdogan's government has tolerated since the July coup attempt. Perhaps that is the point which Richar Ford, the former American ambassador to Ankara , wanted to make in his article in The Atlantic magazine, where he backed Erdoğan's ...
  • Trump Sibling-in-Law Plays Princeling in China

    Trump Sibling-in-Law Plays Princeling in China

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    The Beijing event promoting One Journal Square sparked discussion in the United States over whether Jared Kushner's family's business would benefit from decisions Trump makes with regards to the government's EB-5 programme, which grants visas to foreigners investing at least US$500,000 in designated USA projects.
  • 3 arrested at gathering denouncing Confederate torch protest

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    At the second rally , dozens of torch-bearing protesters gathered in a city park Saturday evening and chanted "You will not replace us" and "Russia is our friend", local television footage shows. "I will not be intimidated". Many local governments have chosen to take down monuments to the Confederacy in the wake of the 2015 Charleston shooting by a white supremacist who killed nine African American church-goers.
  • India's plea on Jadhav 'unnecessary'

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    India had termed the death sentence awarded to Jadhav "an act of premeditated murder", while maintaining that Jadhav was a retired officer of the Indian Navy. He added that Pakistan has not been able to give any justification in its claim towards giving death sentence to Jadhav except for the doctored video confession which was displayed on the television and that's all they had to show there.
  • Pope gives the Catholic church its two youngest Saints

    Pope gives the Catholic church its two youngest Saints

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    Lucia, who later became a nun and wrote of the children's experiences, is on track for beatification, the first step toward becoming a saint. "In Fatima, I was immersed in the prayer of the holy faithful people, a prayer that flows there for 100 years as a river, to beg Mary's maternal protection on the whole world", he went on.
  • Sino-US deal eases access to markets

    Sino-US deal eases access to markets

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    The move would allow China to diversify its supply and provide a major market for American suppliers, though the expansion could lead to higher prices for US consumers. "If they get a chance to taste the American beef , it's just going to sell itself". China banned USA beef following a case of mad cow disease in the United States in 2003.
  • Dallas cop who shot Black teen outside house party is fired

    Dallas cop who shot Black teen outside house party is fired

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    A few hours after giving initial statements and reviewing body-cam footage, Balch Springs Police Chief Jonathan Haber said that while Edwards' brother was at first backing down the street, he was actually driving away from the chaotic scene when police fired into the vehicle.
  • Plane with 4 on board from New York missing in Bahamas

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    Four people from NY, including two children were onboard the plane. The Florida-bound plane that was carrying a NY family departed from Borinquen, Puerto Rico, at about 11 a.m. Cmdr. The Bahamas are inside the Bermuda Triangle which has three vertices, in Miami , Florida, San Juan in Puerto Rico and in the mid-Atlantic island of Bermuda.