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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House rejects balanced budget amendment

House rejects balanced budget amendmentWASHINGTON (AP) — The House on Thursday rejected a GOP-led effort to try to amend the Constitution to require a balanced federal budget. The vote was staged to try to demonstrate that Republicans controlling Washington care about budget deficits that have spiraled on their watch.


Mexican drug kingpin behind DEA murder added to FBI most-wanted list

Mexican drug kingpin behind DEA murder added to FBI most-wanted listA veteran drug kingpin convicted over the murder of a DEA agent and then released on a technicality from a Mexican prison has been added to the FBI’s list of its 10 most-wanted fugitives. Rafael Caro Quintero now faces additional criminal charges unsealed in a federal court in Brooklyn, New York, and the US government increased the reward for his capture to $20m.


Congress looks to protect Mueller's Russia investigation amid speculation Trump could fire special counsel

Congress looks to protect Mueller's Russia investigation amid speculation Trump could fire special counselAs President Donald Trump seeks to deny the idea he is looking to fire special counsel Robert Mueller, a growing chorus of voices in Congress are warning the president how bad that would be for the country’s democracy — and are considering ways to protect the Justice Department-appointed investigator. After an FBI raid on his personal attorney Michael Cohen’s office earlier this week, Mr Trump linked it to Mr Mueller’s investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election, calling it a “TOTAL WITCH HUNT” and claiming that attorney-client privilege “is dead”. “If I wanted to fire Robert Mueller in December, as reported by the Failing New York Times, I would have fired him,” Mr Trump’s account tweeted Thursday.