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They lit a fire in a room, broke photos in a gallery of ex-ministers and confronted police. Driven back, the protesters spread out, with some throwing stones against ministry buildings. The president has denied wrongdoing and insists he will not resign. Temer says those and other reforms are necessary to drag the economy out of a deep recession.
  • Merkel says Europeans can't 'completely' rely on US

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    Following the end of the G-7 meeting in Sicily on Saturday, Merkel was sharply critical of Trump's decision not to join the other countries in reiterating support for the 2015 Paris Agreement that aims to slow global warming, calling the climate talks "very unsatisfactory".
  • White House communications director resigns

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    Axios said Dubke offered to stay until end of Trump's first overseas trip as president. Dubke's last day on the job has not been determined, but it could be Tuesday (May 30). Dubke was then hired to fulfill the communications director responsibilities. Previously, Dubke served as a partner for the political advertising group Crossroads Media, which describes itself as "the premier Republican media services firm".
  • France's Le Pen won't use Russia contacts during Putin visit

    France's Le Pen won't use Russia contacts during Putin visit

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    He added that fighting Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) remains an "absolute priority" for France and serves as one of the reasons for the reinforcement of cooperation with Russian Federation. Macron was the first Western leader to speak to Putin after the Group of Seven summit the French leader attended over the weekend, where relations with Russian Federation were a key topic.
  • Trump tells 'confidants' United States will quit Paris climate deal

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    The US said it will make a decision next week. Mr Trump , who has previously called global warming a hoax, came under concerted pressure from the other leaders to honour the 2015 Paris Agreement on curbing carbon emissions. Members of his administration are deadlocked about whether the US should uphold the agreement. Bainimarama has called on Donald Trump to not let the whole side down by leaving when we have a clear game plan and have put so many scores on the board.
  • Homeland Security head: Laptop ban expansion, screenings eyed

    Homeland Security head: Laptop ban expansion, screenings eyed

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    The ban blocked passengers from bringing electronic device larger than a smartphone on US-bound flights from specific countries. He said terrorists are "obsessed" with the idea of "knocking down an airplane in flight, particularly a USA carrier, if it's full of mostly US folks".
  • Trump on Kushner: 'I have total confidence in him'

    Trump on Kushner: 'I have total confidence in him'

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    Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 28, 2017 It is my opinion that numerous leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by the #FakeNews media. Officials said he misled Vice President Mike Pence about whether he and the ambassador had discussed us sanctions against Russian Federation in a phone call.
  • Police arrest 19-year-old over Manchester attack

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    Upon her return to social media on Friday (26May17), Ariana , 23, also expressed her heartfelt condolences to the victims and their families. Greater Manchester Police says a 25-year-old man was arrested in the city Sunday on suspicion of terrorist offenses.
  • Zuma weaker, not stronger after NEC meeting

    Zuma weaker, not stronger after NEC meeting

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    Sources revealed that Zuma enjoyed overwhelming support from NEC members during the motion of no confidence vote brought against him yesterday, with only approximately 18 members supporting the motion and the rest voting in favour of Zuma staying put.
  • Ethiopia to lead the World Health Organization

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    On Tuesday, May 23 and Wednesday, May 24, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, M.D. completed his participation in the 70 World Health Assembly by leading the USA delegation in meetings with public health officials from Singapore, the WHO Africa Regional Office, Finland, Norway, the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office, and Brazil.