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Author: 0 Arab leaders: We'll try to relaunch Israeli-Palestinian peace talks

He said that efforts to end conflicts in Syria, Yemen and Libya must "not distract us from seeking to heal the longest open wound in the region, the plight of the Palestinian people". Jason Greenblatt, Trump's global envoy, held talks with Abbas, along with the foreign ministers of Jordan, Egypt, and Qatar, on the sidelines of the summit.

Global Media Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of Trump-Xi meeting
Author: 0 Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of Trump-Xi meeting

The US Pacific Command said it detected and tracked what it assessed as a North Korean missile launched from land near the eastern city of Sinpo. Many weapons experts say the North could have a functioning nuclear-tipped missile capable of reaching the continental United States within a few years.

Global Media 'SNL' Satirizes Pepsi's Horrible Kendall Jenner Ad in Hilarious Video
Author: 0 'SNL' Satirizes Pepsi's Horrible Kendall Jenner Ad in Hilarious Video

Just kind of using them?" She's seen walking to the scene on the phone: "I stop the police from shooting people by handing them a Pepsi?". A source tells the magazine, "She feels awful". There is a shot of Jenner easily comparable to the inspirational photograph taken of Leisha Evans during protests in Baton Rouge in 2016. According to criticism, the commercial's problem is that it makes a mockery of the Black Lives Matter movement, a movement against violence towards black people .

Author: 0 Flynn failed to disclose income from Russian entities: White House

After viewing the documents at the White House himself, Schiff asked how administration officials knew the documents he viewed were the same that were shown to Nunes. Adam Schiff isn't falling for the White House's attempts at misdirection and that could be really bad news for the political future of Donald Trump.

Global Media A Trump national security adviser tapped as Singapore envoy
Author: 0 A Trump national security adviser tapped as Singapore envoy

The exact date of her departure was unclear, said the USA official, who spoke on condition of anonymity. McFarland's expected departure will likely elevate the status of Dina Powell, who is deputy national security adviser for strategy. McFarland will not be leaving the administration, however, as she will reportedly be nominated to be the US ambassador to Singapore, a significantly lower-profile role, which will be subject to Senate confirmation.

Author: 0 Trump administration warns North Korea against provocation

In a separate interview, Tillerson told CBS' Face the Nation: "President Xi clearly understands, and I think agrees, that the situation has intensified and has reached a certain level of threat that action has to be taken". The attack was hailed by the Syrian opposition and supported by U.S. allies including Britain, France, Israel, Saudi Arabia and Turkey, among others.

Global Media This Is What A Syrian Refugee Thinks About Trump's Airstrikes
Author: 0 This Is What A Syrian Refugee Thinks About Trump's Airstrikes

In this dynamic, Donald Trump gets the same benefits from his daughter that Richard Nixon got from Julie Nixon Eisenhower when she defended her father's reputation during the Watergate crisis. The cautious approach towards Syrian refugees extended to the very end of the campaign, with Trump slamming Clinton's proposed increase in the program during a November 2 rally in Miami where he said "her plan would mean generations of terrorism and extremism spreading in your schools and all ...

Author: 0 PM Netanyahu Welcomes New US Ambassador 'to Jerusalem'

Pence also offered new wording on Trump's campaign promise to move the USA embassy in Israel to Jerusalem. He said he was confident the alliance would grow "even stronger" and was looking forward to welcoming new U.S. "That means preventing Iran from developing a nuclear weapon", Netanyahu added. But he repeated his demand that the Palestinians recognise Israel as a Jewish state, something they have refused to do.

Global Media Le Pen says France not responsible for WWII Jew round-up
Author: 0 Le Pen says France not responsible for WWII Jew round-up

April 4, 2017 - Firebrand leftist Jean-Luc Melenchon was found the most convincing performer by viewers of a televised debate among the 11 candidates, a snap poll showed, with Macron in second place. "In reality, our children have been taught they had every reason to criticize it, to see only its darkest aspects", she also said. David Rachline, Le Pen's campaign manager, later tweeted that a separate group had clashed with police outside the venue.

Author: 0 Blast outside military base in Mogadishu kills four

At least 15 people were killed in a vehicle bomb outside a military base today. Terror group al-Shabab, which has attempted to overthrow the government, claimed responsibility for the auto bomb attack in a statement on Andalus Radio, the group's main radio channel.

Author: 0 Norway raises threat level after Oslo bomb scare

The risk of an attack in the coming months has been raised to "probable" from "possible", PST chief Benedicte Bjoernland told a new conference. An officer stands guard as police cordon off a large area around a subway station on a busy commercial street Saturday night, April 8, 2017, after finding what they described as a "bomb-like" device, in Oslo , Norway.

Global Media Russian FM terms U.S. strikes on base 'act of aggression'
Author: 0 Russian FM terms U.S. strikes on base 'act of aggression'

Echoing the government line, Sadr also said that the American strike would "drag the region to war" and could help "the expansion of Daesh [the Islamic State group]". Johnson then called on Russian Federation to do "everything possible to bring about a political settlement in Syria and work with the rest of the worldwide community to ensure that the shocking events of the last week are never repeated".

Global Media UK Cozies Up to Saudi Arabia Despite War Crimes
Author: 0 UK Cozies Up to Saudi Arabia Despite War Crimes

United Kingdom tax and privatization experts will also advise Saudi officials on how to diversify the country's economy away from oil, according to a statement from May's office. The leader of Britain's main opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, said May must put human rights and global law at the center of her talks with Saudi Arabia's government.

Author: 0 US general confident North Korean missile can be intercepted

Citing a high-ranking government official, Yonhap said the South's missile with a range of 800 kilometers could serve as a strong deterrent to Pyongyang. The South Korean Defense Ministry would neither confirm nor deny the success of the test, saying the official name of the missile, which has been in development since 2012, would be published when it is deployed.

Author: 0 S Korea's Park questioned at court hearing on arrest request

Park and her lawyers had argued that she should not be arrested because she did not pose a flight risk and would not try to tamper with evidence. Her arrest took place following a nine-hour hearing. If convicted she could face more than 10 years in prison. Meanwhile, an election to choose Park's successor must be held within 60 days and onlookers expect it to fall on May 9.

Author: 0 S. Korea test fires 800km-range missile

Other analysts attribute North Korea's unsuccessful missile launches to poor-quality missiles, unreliable equipment, and incompetence. "And China will either decide to help us with North Korea , or they won't", Trump said. In Tokyo, Abe said Trump reaffirmed that he is prepared to consider all possibilities in dealing with North Korea's nuclear and missile programmes.

Global Media Fitch Downgrades South Africa As Thousands Demand Zuma's Resignation
Author: 0 Fitch Downgrades South Africa As Thousands Demand Zuma's Resignation

Leaders from civil society, religious bodies and even ANC stalwarts have called on Zuma to quit. Although Mr. Zuma's government has been tainted by corruption scandals, he has granted himself more room for manoeuvre by moving Malusi Gigaba from the Home Affairs Ministry to Finance, despite the latter's limited financial experience.

Global Media Gas prices soar following Syria clash, decline of inventories
Author: 0 Gas prices soar following Syria clash, decline of inventories

Oil prices still remain well within their recent range of around $50 a barrel, according to Mark Vitner, a Charlotte-based senior economist at Wells Fargo Securities. M - The national average for regular gas jumped 7 cents the past week - the biggest weekly price increase this calendar year - as analysts warned motorists to brace for further increases at the pump.

Global Media Syria attack aftermath: Russian Federation pledges to boost Syrian defenses
Author: 0 Syria attack aftermath: Russian Federation pledges to boost Syrian defenses

MOSCOW, April 7 Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Friday he hoped USA missile strikes on Syria would not irreparably damage relations between Moscow and Washington . A "complex of measures" to beef up defenses will be completed shortly to "protect the most sensitive Syrian infrastructure facilities", said a spokesman for the Russian Defense Ministry".

Global Media Bernie Sanders Now Has a Podcast Streaming on iTunes
Author: 0 Bernie Sanders Now Has a Podcast Streaming on iTunes

Bernie Sanders, DNC chair Tom Perez and Omaha mayor candidate Heath Mello will be attending a Democratic party rally on April 20th. "Local elections matter", Sanders said in the release. Sanders team-up with Perez is notable because the Vermont independent favored Perez's opponent, Minnesota Rep. Keith Ellison, for the chairmanship of the Democratic National Committee, CNN reported.