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Ground forces of the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) announced it had concluded a 50-day operation that resulted in the retaking of Tabqa airport, dam and city from ISIS on May 10. Delivering a statement alongside Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan , President Donald Trump said the USA would re-establish its military and economic partnership with Turkey.
  • Lawyer: Kushner ready to talk to FBI

    Lawyer: Kushner ready to talk to FBI

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    The newspaper said ambassador Sergei Kislyak told his superiors that Mr Kushner proposed using Russian diplomatic facilities for their discussions, apparently to make them more hard to monitor. Reuters , citing seven current and former U.S. officials, also reported Friday that Kushner had previously undisclosed contacts with Russia's ambassador - including two phone calls between April and November of 2016.
  • No unity on climate change

    No unity on climate change

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    Earlier German Chancellor Angela Merkel criticised what she called "a very hard, not to say very unsatisfactory" discussion with Trump on the issue. "So far there are no indications whether the United States will stay in the Paris agreement or not". The declaration included what appeared to be some softening of USA resistance on multilateral trade.
  • 2 more arrested in Manchester bombing attack

    2 more arrested in Manchester bombing attack

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    Police have raided another house in Wigan after a man was arrested there on Wednesday. All the previous arrests were made in and around Manchester in northwest England where the suicide bombing took place. "I am asking the Department of Justice and other relevant agencies to launch a complete review of this matter, and if appropriate, the culprit should be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law".
  • Israeli joy at Trump visit lacks substance

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    The status of Jerusalem is the subject of a longstanding USA policy debate - and it showed during Trump's trip. Israeli leaders put the conflict at almost 100 years old, dating it to anti-Jewish riots in the 1920s, and Trump's addition "of more", which did not appear in the prepared remarks, was likely meant as a nod to them.
  • G-7 source: U.S. gets more time for climate pact answer

    G-7 source: U.S. gets more time for climate pact answer

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    This is Mr Trump's first G7 summit - during his first foreign trip. And Trump's policy agenda has run into problems. Further global sanctions on Russian Federation for its role in the unrest in eastern Ukraine were cast in doubt as Trump arrived at the helm in Washington amid what appeared to be a softening United States approach towards Moscow, said the report.
  • KISS concert in Manchester canceled after terrorist attacks

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    In a tweet , Manchester police said that the photos were taken from CCTV and urge residents to come forward with any information about Abedi's movement from May 18 through the deadly suicide bombing Monday night. The leaks have opened a diplomatic row as the United Kingdom officials are said to be "furious" that their investigation was compromised when photos appearing to show debris from the attack appeared in the New York Times .
  • More arrests in Manchester bombing as U.K. lowers threat level

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    More than 20 people were killed in an explosion following a Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena late Monday evening. May had raised the threat level from " critical " to " severe ", the highest of five stages of alert, on Tuesday under a protocol called "Operation Temperer" that could up to 5,000 troops onto British streets at public events, such as sports competitions, although the military personnel would come under police command.
  • Eight United players in top Europa squad

    Eight United players in top Europa squad

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    Asked if he was close to a decision, he said: "More or less, yeah". United are said to have first refusal on the AS Monaco dazzler. Mourinho - who has so often looked so unhappy this season - ran on to the field to celebrate with his players and was thrown in the air by his coaching staff and hugged by his son.
  • Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to win record 13th FA Cup

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    Unsurprisingly, Wenger is anxious about publicly discussing whether he expects the north London club to offer a new contract. Wenger's side looked superior from the first minute, calmly dominating possession and forcing Chelsea backwards with furious pressing whenever they didn't have the ball.
  • Kushner Reportedly Had 'At Least Three' Undisclosed Contacts with Russian Envoy

    Kushner Reportedly Had 'At Least Three' Undisclosed Contacts with Russian Envoy

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    Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster, the national security adviser, declined to say whether he would be concerned if a private citizen attempted to set up backchannel communications with a foreign government to influence U.S. Kushner has acknowledged meeting during the transition with the Russian ambassador to Washington , but Reuters , citing seven current and former usa officials, reported Friday that Kushner had several previously undisclosed contacts with Russia's ambassador - including two phone ...
  • American arms deal with Saudis is under fire in Israel

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    Your visit is a symbol of the unbreakable bond between Israel and America. Trump even made a photograph of his brief moment of solitude there the cover image on his Twitter page. It's there where Trump offered his condolences to the people of Manchester . They have devoted time , learning and attention to the cause. Trump's son-in-law and adviser Jared Kushner Kushner, who along with worldwide negotiations envoy Jason Greenblatt has been tasked by Trump with relaunching the peace ...