Germany's Gabriel hits back at Erdogan with call to back Turkish democracy

Germany's foreign minister Sigmar Gabriel said Berlin and the rest of Europe should back the "democratically minded" majority of Turks ...
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‘Deri is a criminal, has no right to slander religious Zionists’

Head of Tzohar Rabbinical Organization responds to Deri's comments blasting certain religious Zionist leaders as 'borderline Reform.'

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Watch: Yitzhar youth sing as police break into home

Yitzhar youth sing as Border Police break into barricaded home slated for destruction.

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U.S. defense secretary in Iraq as troops battle for Tal Afar

By Idrees Ali BAGHDAD (Reuters) - U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis visited Iraq on Tuesday just days after the start ...
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Why did the Palestinian boxer forfeit a match?

'It’s beneath our dignity to compete with them and recognize the State of Israel.'

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Dems’ July fundraising hits 10-year low as GOP surges

DNC has worst July fundraising numbers in a decade as Republicans build up 2018 war chest. RNC outraises DNC by ...
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Thousands march across the US for LGBTQ pride – and against Donald Trump

Thousands march across the US for LGBTQ pride – and against Donald TrumpThis year’s Pride parades are more than just a symbol of support for the LGBT community: They are centres of opposition to President Donald Trump. The march drew inspiration from the hugely popular Women’s March, organised in protest of Mr Trump’s inauguration. “We are here to stand and be counted,” Washington march participant Daniel Dunlop told the BBC.


Le Pen's far-right surge loses momentum in France

Le Pen's far-right surge loses momentum in FranceMarine Le Pen’s far-right National Front suffered a severe setback on Sunday, as her success in reaching the French presidential runoff failed to translate into support in parliamentary polls. Le Pen won 10.7 million votes as she lost to Emmanuel Macron last month, but her party’s first-round result on Sunday saw it falling way short of its aim of getting a stronger voice in parliament. The anti-EU, anti-immigration National Front (FN) is on course to win between one and 10 seats in the 577-seat National Assembly in the June 18 runoff.


Macron's takeover of French politics is all but complete

Macron's takeover of French politics is all but completePARIS (AP) — Emmanuel Macron's takeover of French politics is all but complete. The newly elected French leader's gamble that voters wanted to throw out old faces and try something new is paying off in full — first by giving him the presidency and, on Sunday, the crucial first step toward securing the legislative power to deliver on his pledge of far-reaching change.


Republicans urge Trump on tapes; Sessions to testify Tues

Republicans urge Trump on tapes; Sessions to testify TuesWASHINGTON (AP) — Fellow Republicans pressed President Donald Trump on Sunday to come clean about whether he has tapes of private conversations with former FBI Director James Comey and provide them to Congress if he does — or possibly face a subpoena, as a Senate investigation into collusion with Russia or obstruction of justice extended to a Trump Cabinet member.