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Ozamiz mayor, 14 others killed in police raid

Ozamiz mayor, 14 others killed in police raid Several others, including Mr Parojinog's wife, were killed during the raid. Police said they had conducted surveillance on Parojinog based on the president's remarks. Senior Supt. Jaysen de Guzman, police chief for Misamis Occidental, said a total of 13 people were killed, including the mayor. Pacleb said Parojinog's involvement in illegal drugs and his bodyguard's use of unlicensed firearms p... [Full Article...]

Hambantota port will alleviate Sri Lanka's debt burden says minister

Hambantota port will alleviate Sri Lanka's debt burden says minister The minister said that several countries had raised fears about the sale. Government and diplomatic sources told Reuters that the United States, India and Japan have raised concerns over possible military activities by China in Hambantota port. [Full Article...]

Putin: We'll have to retaliate against 'illegal' USA sanctions

Putin: We'll have to retaliate against 'illegal' USA sanctions Before President left office, he ordered the seizure of two Russian diplomatic compounds and expelled 35 of its diplomats in response to alleged election interference, a claim that Moscow has consistently denied. "I can not imagine anybody is seriously thinking about vetoing this bill", said Corker, chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. "I think it'd be very unwise - it would be ov... [Full Article...]

Vladimir Putin says Russian Federation will respond to 'insolence' of U.S. sanctions

Vladimir Putin says Russian Federation will respond to 'insolence' of U.S. sanctions Speaking to reporters after talks with Finnish President Sauli Niinisto, Putin said Russian Federation had joined China in military exercises before and that they were not aimed at any third party. Nevertheless he did not specify what Russia's response could be, saying simply: "When the response will be and what it will be - that we will see ", implying this depended on what action the USA fina... [Full Article...]

Auto Dealers Support White House, Congressional Decision to Scrap the BAT

The House of Representatives abandoned the border adjustment tax to clear the way for consensus on a "perfectly viable" way to get tax reform done, Ryan said. Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has said he will call a special session later this year to tackle reforms to the state's tax and pension systems. That will be one of the many deeply contentious issues that lawmakers will have to grapple with if the... [Full Article...]

Reince Priebus out as chief of staff, John Kelly in

Scaramucci, into that position, given his rather reckless style", Brooks said on Fox News radio's "Todd Starnes Show". Twelve days after Donald Trump's election victory, the president-elect asked John Kelly to meet with him at the stately Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, New Jersey, to discuss the roles of secretaries of State and Homeland Security. [Full Article...]

Moscow limits United States diplomatic missions staff to 455

Trump has repeatedly denied the existence of any Russian involvement in the election to help his campaign. The White House has not said whether the president will sign the bill . By signing the bill into law, Trump can not ease the sanctions against Russian Federation unless he seeks congressional approval. The bill underwent revisions to address concerns voiced by American oil and natural gas ... [Full Article...]

US Senate approves new sanctions on Russian Federation

The bill is aimed largely at preventing Trump from unilaterally lifting sanctions on Russian Federation amid suspicions he received help from Moscow to win the presidential election past year. In an apparent retaliation for sanctions, Russian officials have told the United States to cut its diplomatic staff to 455 by September 1 and barred use of some properties, the BBC reported Friday. [Full Article...]

Special Session Day 2 Ends With No Action

Special Session Day 2 Ends With No Action Chicago House Democrats Kelly Cassidy and Ann Williams turned to a new school Thursday, Senn High School, on Chicago's North Side, cleaning rather than as they put waste their time in Springfield . "In the spirit of ongoing cooperation, Representatives Will Davis and Barbara Flynn Currie will continue to work with legislative Republicans, as they have been doing for some time now." his statement ... [Full Article...]

Lavrov says Moscow had to react to USA sanctions

Lavrov says Moscow had to react to USA sanctions The Germany Foreign Ministry said it would be "unacceptable for the United States to use possible sanctions as an instrument to serve the interests of US industry policies". But he dropped those objections and said the House of Representatives would work on enhancing the North Korea language. Russian diplomatic property was confiscated by the Obama administration in 2016, in response to alleged ... [Full Article...]

Trump's Foreign Policy Is Jeopardized After Senate Approves Sanctions Against Russia

Trump's Foreign Policy Is Jeopardized After Senate Approves Sanctions Against Russia The Russian strongman criticised the probe into Russian meddling in the United States presidential election, saying that he "does not see this as an investigation". The bill underwent revisions to address concerns voiced by American oil and natural gas companies that sanctions specific to Russia's energy sector could backfire on them to Moscow's benefit. [Full Article...]

UP: 1 BSP, 2 SP MLCs resign, speculations about joining BJP

UP: 1 BSP, 2 SP MLCs resign, speculations about joining BJP Samajwadi Party leader Bukkal Nawab has resigned from the party, citing former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister and party President Akhilesh Yadav's confrontation with his father and former chief Mulayam Singh Yadav , here on Saturday. He also indicated that the resignations of these three SP members had been taken to ensure a smooth entry of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, his two deputies Keshav... [Full Article...]

Reince Priebus's departure shows Trump is tiring of the Republican establishment

Reince Priebus's departure shows Trump is tiring of the Republican establishment The embattled former chief of staff had faced pressure since being named as a possible leaker by Mr Trump's newly appointed director of communication. " John Kelly is one of our great stars". "That's ridiculous, Wolf, come on, give me a break", Priebus said. "I can't think of a better person than General John Kelly to succeed me and I wish him God's blessings and great success", Priebus s... [Full Article...]

Pakistan's ruling party to choose Nawaz Sharif's brother Shehbaz as premier

Pakistan's ruling party to choose Nawaz Sharif's brother Shehbaz as premier The judges on the bench unanimously ruled that the Pakistani prime minister had been dishonest to the Parliament and the courts, and that he could not be deemed fit to hold office. Shahbaz Sharif , now the chief minister of Punjab province, which is Pakistan's most populous region and the Sharif's political heartland, will have to resign from that post and run for a by-election to join parliament ... [Full Article...]

Israel, Jordan in diplomatic stand-off over Israeli security guard

Israel, Jordan in diplomatic stand-off over Israeli security guard The incident had potential to cause a rift in already tense Israel-Jordan relations, because Jordan wanted to question the Israeli guard, who was lightly injured, but Israel said he had diplomatic immunity under the Vienna Convention. [Full Article...]

Trump names John Kelly as White House chief of staff

Trump names John Kelly as White House chief of staff Before Spicer and Priebus, former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn resigned in February over allegations of improper contacts with Russian Federation, and former White House Communications Director Mike Dubke resigned in May. "Priebus" final departure was a humiliating coda for what had been a largely demeaning tenure during which he endured regular belittling from rival advisers - and ev... [Full Article...]

Iran Says US Navy Vessel Fired Warning Shots

Iran Says US Navy Vessel Fired Warning Shots The Iranian vessels ignored the flares, and the US ships later left the area, CNN reported. "Iranian vessels did not pay attention to the unprofessional and provocative acts and continued to guard in the zone after the United States vessels left", statement of Iran's military leadership said . [Full Article...]

Who is John Kelly, Trump's new chief of staff?

Who is John Kelly, Trump's new chief of staff? Congressman Peter King who accompanied Trump aboard Air Force One to NY and back, told reporters that during the flight, he saw no indication of Priebus' exit. "That's me and the president", Scaramucci said on CNN . Scaramucci cited the same tidbit as evidence of their existing ties when he gave his first press conference later that day. [Full Article...]

Fierce fire exchange at Ruto's house as elite cops enter home

Fierce fire exchange at Ruto's house as elite cops enter home The intruder was later forced to hide at a building under construction after reinforcement was called, added the IG. Deputy President William Ruto was out with his family at the time of the attack in the western town of Eldoret. On Saturday morning (July 29) reports indicated that a General Service Unit (GSU) officer had been shot and seriously injured in the attack. Mr Kenyatta is seeking r... [Full Article...]

Trump replaces Priebus with Kelly as White House chief of staff

Trump replaces Priebus with Kelly as White House chief of staff The former Republican National Committee chairman's dismissal marks the end to a tumultuous bid where he clashed with top advisors, most recently Scaramucci. Scaramucci tagged Priebus in the tweet, but he later denied that he was identifying Priebus as the source. But the tornado of Trump only got stronger, and no amount of plywood and nails would keep the house in order. [Full Article...]


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