Rouhani lashes out at ‘tower builder’ Trump

Iranian President rules out any changes or additions to 2015 nuclear deal.

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Macron: France wouldn’t be the same without Jews

French President denounces anti-Semitism, calls for toughness in fighting it.

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Despite state pressure, number of asylum seekers agreeing to leave Israel drops in 2018

In each of the first three months of the year, around 200 Eritrean and Sudanese asylum seekers left Israel, while ...
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More allegations emerge on VA pick as nomination falters

WASHINGTON (AP) — White House doctor Ronny Jackson exhibited a pattern of recklessly prescribing drugs and drunken behavior, including crashing ...
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Germany: Iran deal can’t be rengotiated

Spokesman for German Foreign Ministry says keeping the nuclear deal with Iran is a top priority for the country.

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France's Macron pushes back at 'America First' agenda

France's President Emmanuel Macron urged the United States to embrace multilateralism and warned of the perils of trade war and ...
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Prominent Russian businessmen, officials on new U.S. sanctions list

Prominent Russian businessmen, officials on new U.S. sanctions listThe United States imposed sanctions on Friday against Russian businessmen, companies and government officials. Below are the names of the most prominent businessmen targeted along with their main assets/connections and extracts from the U.S. Treasury statement. DESIGNATED RUSSIAN OLIGARCHS OLEG DERIPASKA, main owner of En+, co-owner of Rusal and Norilsk Nickel Deripaska is ranked by Forbes magazine as Russia’s 19th richest businessman with a net worth of $6.7 billion.


Oklahoma approves tax deal but teachers vow to extend strike

Oklahoma approves tax deal but teachers vow to extend strikeThe Oklahoma Senate passed a $44 million revenue and tax package on Friday to fund the state’s public schools, but the amount fell short of new spending sought by teachers who walked out in protest of a decade of education budget cuts and low salaries. “Educators have been passionately advocating for their students and asking the legislature to provide more funding for our classrooms after a decade of neglect of Oklahoma’s public schools. Today the legislature started to hear us,” said Alicia Priest, president of the Oklahoma Education Association, the state’s largest teachers union with about 40,000 members.