Putin and Kim’s first session of one-on-one talks lasted twice as long as their allocated 50 minutes, with the agenda having been to discuss ‘how and what needs to be done so that we can improve the situation’.
Brexit is the primary motivator for a return to the polls, after it has strained relations between Scotland and the British government, and England.
I ‘thought after two years we’d be finished with it,’ Trump told reporters at the White House, slamming the long running investigations. He added, ‘It’s enough… We’re fighting all the subpoenas.’
Trump is hoping to force Iran back to the bargaining table. He’s after a better deal to scale back Iran’s nuclear ambitions than his predecessor Barack Obama signed off on. That may be a long way off. But in the meantime, his decision emboldened the oil bulls to drive oil prices higher.
Contrary to what many believe, the US federal government does not spend the bulk of its revenue on its military. Or even on politicians’ hefty paycheques.
Like water off a duck’s back, every effort by President Donald Trump’s opponents to smear him slides right off. The implosion of what the mainstream had hoped would be an explosive report from Robert Mueller on Russian collusion was only the latest example
On Thursday, in a video message made on the Golan, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stated that ‘All Israelis were deeply moved when President Trump made his historic decision’.
As DPA reports, two national election polls (which early voting data suggests are accurate) showed on the weekend that Zelensky had snagged 73% of votes.
In a wide range of tweets, Trump offered sympathy and US support to Sri Lanka following devastating extremist attacks on Christian churches and western hotels in the nation.
In developed and developing nations alike, it’s become the norm that when you don’t like the results of a referendum or election you simply cry, ‘Foul!’ The Indonesian presidential election is only the latest example.
White House senior adviser Jared Kushner is the latest political leader to attempt to bring an end to one of the world’s longest running conflicts. His peace plan is almost two years in the making and remains under wraps. But Kushner appears set to unveil his plan in June.
Last week, Trump said he was willing to hold a third summit with Kim, and in the meantime, would keep his harsh sanction on Pyongyang in place — even threatening to increase them.
Brad Parscale, Trump’s campaign manager, made a statement that Trump ‘is in a vastly stronger position at this point than any previous incumbent president running for re-election, and only continues to build momentum.’
The trade war has been marred by retaliatory tariffs that have cost billions of dollars, restricted supply chains and volatile financial markets, to two of the largest economic power houses. ‘I think we’re hopeful that we’re getting close to the final round of concluding issues,’ Mnuchin said on Saturday.
The panel has given the Internal Revenue Services until 23 April to hand the documents back over to the White House. These documents include over six years of Trump’s personal and business filings, under the order of a 1920s law.
The sudden news of Assange’s arrest shocked many as it was received on Thursday night in Australia. But even more shocking was the reasoning why, which his lawyer has deemed nothing more than ‘outrageous allegations’.
According to Britain’s Supermarket Co-op, apparently gingerbread men — who to the best of our knowledge have always appeared rather gender neutral — can leave some of their customers feeling excluded.
In the Oval Office yesterday, Trump and Moon discussed the possibility of an inter-Korean summit with the North Korean leader — in order to revamp the discussions of denuclearisation, RAW reports.
If the Australian government truly believes in the freedom of speech and truth, this is a fight they should be standing up for. Not, rather, looping Mr Assange in with every other terrorist or lawbreaker that commits crimes off Australian soil.
Apparently believing they’re involved in a game of playground name-calling, the Iranian government has designated the United States Middle East-based Central Command a terrorist organisation.
As we’ve seen in the Middle East, endless negotiations and light-footed diplomacy have proven abject failures for more than half a century. So the world can only hope that hawkish Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s record fifth term election win will lead down the path of peace, as US President Donald Trump hopes.
Upon recent findings that EU subsidies to Airbus ‘has adversely impacted the United States’, US President Donald is pulling one of his classic moves, threatening tariffs on US$11 billion (AU$15 billion) worth of European products.
European Union leaders have agreed to give British Prime Minister Theresa May a second delay on Brexit…provided she accepts certain conditions. With all conditional matters expected to be finalised today, one major condition is that Britain holds European parliament elections, so as to limit Britain’s ability to undermine the bloc.
The British parliament has passed legislation that gives lawmakers the control to scrutinise, as well as change May’s request that the EU approve the delay of Brexit until 30 June.
According to White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney, Trump’s tax returns will never be given to Democratic Lawmakers.
The witch hunt intended to lay the groundwork to impeach US President Donald Trump was an embarrassing flop for the alt-left. One which cost US taxpayers roughly US$35 million (AU$49 million) and led to deep and dangerous partisan divisions within the world’s last superpower.
NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg says all allies must commit to increased defence spending, to avoid uneven burden-sharing within the NATO.
According to White House economic advisor Larry Kudlow, these latest talks saw a first from China, who finally acknowledged problems of intellectual property theft, forced technology transfer and hacking.
Former Vice President Joe Biden, is trying to muffle a controversy that flared up last week, when Nevada politician Lucy Flores claimed Biden made her feel ‘uneasy, gross, and confused’ when he kissed the back of her head at a 2014 campaign event.
It’s looking like it is never going to happen. No matter how many attempts she makes, British Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit divorce deal just won’t be accepted by parliament.