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Trump is meeting in Bethlehem with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to talk about resuming long-stalled Israeli-Palestinian negotiations. This will be followed by Israel and the Palestinian territories. I once read an interesting and revealing article by one of JFK's close friends who had been brought into his White House administration. Trump is seeking to ease concerns that his policies won't be as beneficial to Israel as once believed.
  • Isis supporters celebrate on social media in wake of deadly Manchester attack

    Isis supporters celebrate on social media in wake of deadly Manchester attack

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    Bianca Landrau, a rapper and Medford High School class of 2008 graduate who is opening for Ariana Grande on her current tour, tweeted her prayers and support following an explosion at Grande's Manchester U.K. DHS says it is closely monitoring the situation at Manchester Arena and working with United Kingdom officials to obtain additional information about the cause of the explosion.
  • Trump plays up Middle East peace hopes after talks with Palestinian president

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    Mr Trump met with his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu and President Reuven Rivlin and visited holy sites in Jerusalem before travelling through a checkpoint in the Israeli occupation wall to Bethlehem on Tuesday morning. "Not with Donald J. Trump", he said. I know you have heard it before, I'm telling you, that's what I do. Turning to the prime minister, who joined him for the speech, Trump said, "Benjamin Netanyahu wants peace".
  • Trump assures Israel Iran won't have nuclear weapons

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    President Trump Tuesday offered up the dubious proposition that the Palestinians are ready for peace with Israel . By making the Arab-Israeli conflict the centerpiece of his first trip overseas, and putting such a high-profile figure in charge of it, Trump has jumped headlong in without the usual caution and discretion shown by his predecessors.
  • Barclays PLC Reaffirms "Equal Weight" Rating for Aviva plc (AV)

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    The firm has "Neutral" rating by JP Morgan given on Friday, September 9. The firm has "Sector Perform" rating by RBC Capital Markets given on Tuesday, December 8. BP PLC had 320 analyst reports since July 22, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. They expect $0.36 EPS, up 5.88% or $0.02 from last year's $0.34 per share.
  • Nigeria Fails to Protect Freed Chibok Schoolgirls' Privacy

    Nigeria Fails to Protect Freed Chibok Schoolgirls' Privacy

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    Numerous girls who were held captive were forced to marry their captors and birth children in remote hideouts without ever knowing if they would see their parents again. Women's Affairs Minister Aisha Alhassan said the girls will be ready psychologically. 8, 2017 file photo, Chibok schoolgirls, recently freed from Nigeria extremist captivity, are photographed in Abuja, Nigeria.
  • Reaction to Manchester arena terror attack

    Reaction to Manchester arena terror attack

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    Police in Manchester said Tuesday they had arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with the apparent suicide bombing. "The priority is to establish whether he was acting alone or as part of a network ". Singer Ariana Grande , 23, said on Twitter: "broken. from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don't have words". Eyewitnesses at the Arena described seeing metal nuts and bolts among the debris, and spoke about the fear and confusion that gripped the concertgoers.
  • Brazil's Temer says he will only leave office if forced

    Brazil's Temer says he will only leave office if forced

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    Facing the biggest crisis of his administration, President Michel Temer ( Brazilian Democratic Movement Party ) says his resignation would be an admission of fault and has made a decision to challenge his opponents. A forensics expert hired by Temer said in a press conference that the recording has "70 moments of obscurity" and called it "useless" as evidence. Carlos Melo, a São Paulo-based political scientist, thinks Temer is unlikely to survive the crisis but the reforms, including of ...
  • Xi Threatens War if Philippines Drills South China Sea: Duterte

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    ASEAN member countries and China have reiterated the commitment reached by their high-ranking leaders to fully and effectively effectuating the Declaration on the Conduct of Parties in the East Sea (DOC). The Philippines welcomed the finalization of the draft of the framework. Chee Wee Kiong, permanent secretary at Singapore's foreign ministry, said a draft framework would be submitted to a meeting of the foreign ministers of China and the ASEAN states in the Philippines in August.
  • Ariana Grande Mom Helped Rush Fans to Safety

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    Everyone was scrambling over each other". Grande's image has remained sassy but sweet, an un-threatening, parent-approved kind of pop star when compared to older and more subversive contemporaries such as Rihanna. "We are working to establish the full details of what is being treated by the police as an appalling terrorist attack", she said, adding that the terror threat level in the United Kingdom will remain at "severe" which means an attack is highly likely but officials will now ...