Twenty-three Coptic Christians were killed and 25 others were wounded when gunmen attacked their vehicles as they traveled to a monastery in Minya province, south of Cairo on Friday. The Vatican says Pope Francis is "saddened" by the "barbaric" attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt. They account for about 10 percent of Egypt's 93 million people.
The committee has not announced plans for additional subpoenas , though it is seeking documents and testimony from other members of the Trump campaign and transition teams. The committee has tried another way to receive the documents by issuing two subpoenas for two of Flynn's former businesses. "I was aware of intelligence and information of contacts between Russian officials and US persons that raised concerns, in my mind, about whether or not those individuals were cooperating with ...
US President Donald Trump has called those behind the suicide bombing in Manchester "evil losers in life" who murdered "so many young, beautiful, innocent people living and enjoying their lives". Bethlehem/Jerusalem: US President Donald Trump met Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas in Bethlehem on Tuesday, a day after promising to make a renewed effort at peace between the Palestinians and Israelis.
May also said in televised comments that the terror threat level would remain at " critical " - the maximum level - after being raised on Tuesday following the attack in which 22 people were killed . Meanwhile up to 10 victims have been identified so far by the British authorities. Ian Hopkins , Chief Constable of Greater Manchester Police, confirmed on Wednesday that "this is a network that we are investigating".
The ground-based system has not had the best record, with only nine of 17 attempts successful since 1999. "Testing against an ICBM-type threat is the next step in that process". The reclusive state has launched a series of missiles this year. Officials say this is not a make-or-break test. "Tourist travel to North Korea does nothing but provide funds to a tyrannical regime - that will, in turn, be used to develop weapons to threaten the United States and our allies", Wilson said in a ...
But this is not a normal season. "They can't do that against Cleveland ". They swept the Trailblazers and the Jazz and have won three games against the Spurs so far. There have been other near-trilogies between franchises over the years, too. The Warriors lucked out. So, they don't just play with talent. Both Curry and Golden State thought the deal was fair at the time.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on May 25 met EU Council President Donald Tusk and EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in Brussels , the Anadolu Agency reported . He declined to say whether he and Tusk had brought up the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), a proposed EU-US free trade agreement that Brussels and Washington had spent more than three years negotiating.
Trump's reference to Germany's large trade surplus with the United States draws attention to a contentious issue at the summit. German newspaper Sueddeutsche Zeitung reports that the EU representatives were shocked by the USA president's and his consultant's "lack of knowledge" concerning the European Union (EU) trade policy.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump told France's new president that he was "my guy" in the recent election, a French official said Thursday. There was even more arm wrestling upon Macron's arrival at the festivities at the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarters. Maybe Macron's "resentment" was due to the fact that Trump had expressed his support for the Frenchman's rival Marine Le Pen - deeming her the "strongest" candidate for the presidency - as she too clearly ...
Interior minister Amber Rudd had described the leaks as " irritating " early on Thursday, after details about bomber Salman Abedi , including his name, first appeared in us media, adding that Britain's allies were perfectly clear that it "shouldn't happen again".
British Prime Minister Theresa May has said she will confront Trump about the leaks during meetings at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation headquarters in Brussels this week. Upon her arrival in Brussels, May said the U.S. Britain's official threat level was raised to the highest level, or "critical" following the Manchester attack, with armed troops deployed to guard landmarks .
Yesterday's coat featured gilded accents at the collar and cuffs, a detail Trump carried over to the lace Dolce & Gabbana outfit she chose to meet Pope Francis this morning, which was grounded by classic Manolo Blahnik stilettos with a coordinated coat thrown on top.
And while there are no plans to deploy the Army on the streets of Scotland , this is being kept under review she said. "My heartfelt condolences go to everyone who has suffered the loss of their loved ones and my best wishes to those who've sustained injuries and remain in hospital".
Melania Trump will visit the Bambino Gesu children's hospital and daughter Ivanka is expected to visit Sant'Egidio in Rome, a charity centre devoted to migrants, to discuss anti-trafficking efforts. The US president met with Abbas in the biblical city of Bethlehem, which serves as a visual relic of the complexities of the region's conflict. Israeli media said he pushed his way through the line of dignitaries - and he then demanded a selfie with Mr Trump.
The CIA alerted the FBI to a troubling pattern of contacts between Russian officials and associates of the Trump campaign previous year, the agency's former director, John Brennan testified Tuesday, shedding new light on the origin of a criminal investigation that now reaches into the White House.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas reiterated today, to his United States counterpart Donald Trump , his commitment to reaching a historic peace agreement with Israel. Contrasting with President Trump's focus on Israeli-Palestinian peace and his relative silence regarding a regional approach are the comments of Israeli and Arab officials themselves.
Trump's statement "reinforces the notion that Mr. Trump dismissed [Comey] primarily because of the bureau's investigation into possible collusion between his campaign and Russian operative", the Times notes. Rosenstein denounced that as "profoundly wrong and unfair". However, members of the Senate Judiciary Committee said Comey declined their invitation to testify before the panel over the circumstances surrounding his abrupt removal.
The solid-fuel Pukguksong-2 missile flew about 500 kilometers (310 miles) and reached a height of 560 kilometers (350 miles) on Sunday before plunging into the Pacific Ocean. Calling the provocations "an enormous global threat", he said "the worldwide community must not leave this total defiance of the Security Council unanswered".
The problem began when American officials were doing a site survey ahead of the president's stop at the holy site. On the eve of Trump's visit, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's Security Cabinet approved several confidence-building measures, including construction permits for Palestinians in parts of the West Bank under full Israeli control, a senior official said .
The court concluded that "such different treatment is incompatible with the spirit and meaning of the right to equality" as protected by Taiwan's Constitution. "This explanation is a step forward in the history of Taiwan's same-sex marriage", said Yu Mei-nu, a Taiwanese legislator. "It is the constitutional duty of this Court to render a binding judicial decision, in time, on issues concerning the safeguarding of constitutional basic values".