Trump says here he is bothered by Article 5 of NATO, which he notably did not endorse during first trip to NATO in May 2017. Article 5 is why so many nations came to America's aid after 9/11 and fought in Afghanistan

Map. History of Europe conflict

16 August 2018
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[email protected]: "The fact that the people who passed the Magnitsky Act and the people who are investigating money laundering are being targeted to be intv, and the Pres of the US says that's an "interesting idea"? This has got to be one of the lowest points in his presidency."
Strongly-worded response to Russia from the Greek Foreign Ministry4 week ago
Strongly-worded response to Russia from the Greek Foreign Ministry
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Inbound Latakia AB, Syria Russia Russian Air Force IL62 RA86561 RFF7335
State spox: the Russian assertions (seeking to question 11 Americans/Browder) are absolutely absurd.
[email protected] asks @WHPressSec abt Russia's call to intv @Billbrowder and @McFaul: "Pres will meet with his team and we'll let you know when we have an announcement on that front." Acknowledges the topic was discussed privately bween Trump and Putin.
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[email protected]: "I think by stating the fact that [@POTUS] said that Russia interfered with our election, that's a pretty bold call-out of another world leader."
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[email protected]: "[@POTUS] has been extremely tough on Russia and to say anything different [is] just not true."
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[email protected]: "@POTUS and his administration are working very hard to make sure that Russia is unable to meddle in our elections as they have done in the past and as we have stated."
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"The president was saying no to answering questions," says @PressSec, clarifying earlier response from @POTUS when he was asked about whether Russia is still a threat. "He does believe they would certainly target U.S. elections again."
Trump to the pool at the end of the Cabinet meeting: "There has never been a president as tough on Russia as I have been."
Asked if Russia is still targeting the US, @POTUS shakes his head and says "no."
Maria Butina, the Russian national and @NRA lifetime member charged with serving as a foreign agent, was in regular contact with Russian intelligence and offered sex in exchange for a position with a US organization she targeted.
Hungary's ultra-nationalist PM just landed in Israel
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Trump: "There has been no president ever as tough as I have been on Russia President Putin knows that better than anybody, and he's not happy about it."
Ryanair cancels 600 flights next week, 100,000 passengers affected due to strike
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Greece seeks EU funds, staff to ease migration burden
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Germany’s foreign minister says President Donald Trump’s walking back of comments on whether Russia interfered in the 2016 U.S. election “doesn’t appear particularly convincing.”
Operations stopped at London Heathrow
Control tower evacuated at London Heathrow due to fire alarm - all flights holding
RUAF Tu-154 85586 Chkalovsky-Armenia
U.S. says alleged Russian agent Maria Butina poses a serious flight risk, should be detained pending trial - court filing
At the NATOSummit, all 29 Allies reaffirmed that Georgia will become a member of NATO and we will continue to work with you to prepare for membership – @jensstoltenberg
NATO is united in support for Georgia's security and its territorial integrity within its internationally recognised borders. This includes the regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia and we call on Russia to withdraw its forces from your country – @jensstoltenberg
Georgia is an important partner. We highly appreciate the significant contribution that your brave troops make to our @ResoluteSupport mission in Afghanistan + the support you give to the NATO Response Force – SG @jensstoltenberg
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Commenting on the sentencing of two prominent National Action members, Home Secretary Sajid Javid says: "The extreme far-right has absolutely no place in Britain and I am glad these vile extremists are behind bars where they belong."
NATO and Georgia are stepping up our cooperation in the Black Sea area with training for Georgian Coast Guard boarding teams, more interaction between our naval forces + cooperation between Georgia's Joint Maritime Operations Centre and the NATO Shipping Centre - @jensstoltenberg
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PM May: The overall concern from the UK is to ensure that the arrangement that we have with the EU is relevant and reflects the flow of goods between both
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UK PM May: It will be possible to ask the EU for an opinion on matters of EU law but it will not be the arbiter if they relate to the UK, they will be determined by the UK courts
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PM @theresa_may giving evidence to the Liaison Committee: If there is no-deal Brexit, the UK, Ireland and European Commission would need to consider further actions to take at the border
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May tells Liaison Committee: The majority of what is required for Facilitated Customs Arrangement will be in place by December 2020
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Boris Johnson has in his resignation statement to the House of Commons said that a "fog of self-doubt" has fallen over Britain's stance on Brexit since Theresa May's Lancaster House speech last year
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Boris Johnson says the UK should aim for the vision of "a strong, independent, self-governing Britain" set out at Lancaster House and not the "miserable permanent limbo" of Chequers
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Kurdistan region former president and KDP leader @masoud_barzani will visit Germany today. During his visit Barzani will met with German chancellor Angela Merkel.
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Russian Defense Ministry announces the establishment of a center to receive and house Syrian refugees returning to their country
The OPCW inspectors have left Salisbury/Amesbury having collected samples. "The samples will be sent to two OPCW designated laboratories and once the results of the analysis are received, the report will be submitted to the United Kingdom"
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Former foreign secretary Boris Johnson has taken his seat in the Commons ahead of his resignation statement
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UK police interview three people under caution over Grenfell fire
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Nineteen dead as migrant boat sinks off northern Cyprus: coast guard
Alphabet expects to accrue fine related to EU's decision on Google in second quarter
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Russia says no grounds for arrest in U.S. of suspected Russian agent: RIA
In response to @realDonaldTrump, a NATO off'l reminds"Article V is unconditional and iron-clad. It means an attack on one is an attack on all[it's] only been invoked once, in support of the US after the 9/11 attacks." Since then, int'l troops have supported US in Afghan war.
Marine Le Pen says Putin's U.S. critics are out of touch with modern Russia
Ministry of Internal Affairs IL76MD K3R22629 RF86925 from Kaliningrad to Moscow
Pair of Russian AF transports out of Kaliningrad Oblast - north over Baltic Sea to Russia  Gulf of Finland 1327z:  RSD984 RA85084 Tu154 RA76828 IL764 week ago
Pair of Russian AF transports out of Kaliningrad Oblast - north over Baltic Sea to Russia Gulf of Finland 1327z: RSD984 RA85084 Tu154 RA76828 IL76
EU Commission President Juncker will bring significant trade offer to Trump next week - White House's Kudlow
INFO @BFMParis: police operation ongoing at Samaritaine shipyard
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Airbus CEO says activating Brexit contingency plans
Russia has halted the Chechen-led program to return Islamic State women and children from Syria and Iraq. Chechen envoy Ziad Sabsabi has been unable to secure the return of children whose mothers were given life sentences in prison in Baghdad in April.
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At least 16 dead, 101 rescued and 30 missing as a boat carrying refugees sinks off Northern Cyprus. Turkish and Northern Cypriot coast guards, along with commercial boats, are carrying out search and rescue operations
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Germany on Helsinki summit: Dialogue is best way to solve problems
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Hungary to quit U.N. migration pact: minister
Russian envoy says U.N. should discuss easing North Korea sanctions: RIA
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Boat carrying 160 migrants sunk off coast of NorthernCyprus, 16 dead and 105 rescued - CNN Turk
Navalny supporter in Kostroma Alexander Zykov (right) jailed for 15 days - the fifth time he's been jailed in three months.
Kosovo President: Brussels hosted the worst negotiations with Serbia in the history4 week ago
Kosovo President: Brussels hosted the worst negotiations with Serbia in the history
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[email protected]_may replies that EU should be in no doubt that UK is making no deal preparations and will be prepared
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[email protected] calls to reinforce credibility of Brexit no deal preparations
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[email protected] asks at PMQs: Would PM agree to publish draft legal text of free trade agreement put together by DExEU
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UK PM May: We are going to leave the Customs Union, so we accepted enhanced scrutiny. We don't want to be part of VAT government with the EU. That's govt policy. Reciprocity over tariffs is in the Whie Paper. It's all in our policy and we've already started negotiations
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UK PM May: We haven't abandoned the customs plan
Trump says here he is bothered by Article 5 of NATO, which he notably did not endorse during first trip to NATO in May 2017. Article 5 is why so many nations came to America's aid after 9/11 and fought in Afghanistan
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Austria's OE3 Radio just informed me that "nobody can be rejected back to Austria at border with Germany" - despite more controls - that's not what German interior minister Seehofer is saying.
Amesbury novichok victim Dawn Sturgess suffered damage to hands and face
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[email protected]_may in PMQs: Reciprocity in relation to tariffs collected after Brexit "is in the White Paper"
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Theresa May: We are not abandoning the Facilitated Customs Arrangement. We are discussing it with the EU
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[email protected]_may tells PMQs that while she was talking to @realDonaldTrump, @jeremycorbyn was on a protest match against him, telling MPs: "He protests, I deliver."
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[email protected]: Some people HATE the fact that I got along well with President Putin of Russia. They would rather go to war than see this. It's called Trump Derangement Syndrome.
Severe flooding in Krasnodar.
Google hit with record 4.34 bn euro fine over 'illegal' Android strategy - EU
[email protected] president Hoyer says wants to see trade with Iran continue but given the large amount of money the bank raises in US markets, it would "risk the business model of the bank" if EIB to be directly active in Iran
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Boris Johnson, the face of the Brexit campaign, is planning to give a speech in Parliament today, sources say
Philippines could breach U.S. sanctions if Russia arms deal proceeds
On his @Nato stumbles, @JunckerEU: "It's amazing how many people are eperts on my medical condition. I have read what people aid – yeah I had a cramp in my leg. I was at the NATO meeting but there were far more important things to" focus on "than my state of health."
EU's Vestager to brief Google CEO ahead of record Android fine - source
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The Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards has recommended Democratic Unionist MP Ian Paisley be suspended from the House of Commons for 30 days because of his failure to register two family holidays paid for by the Sri Lankan government
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Ringleader of banned Neo Nazi terror group National Action has been jailed for eight years
Russia is supplying the DPRK with up to 400 tons of oil products a month, according to a new report from @rianru.
Bucharest requests EU funds to support farms affected by outbreak of African swine fever.
Russia's envoy to North Korea says Russia-NK summit is on the agenda - RIA
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A "fully fledged neo-Nazi" has been jailed after being found guilty of membership of banned far-right group National Action
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[email protected]: .Russia has agreed to help with North Korea, where relationships with us are very good and the process is moving along. There is no rush, the sanctions remain. Big benefits and exciting future for North Korea at end of process.
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[email protected]: While the NATO meeting in Brussels was an acknowledged triumph, with billions of dollars more being put up by member countries at a faster pace, the meeting with Russia may prove to be, in the long run, an even greater success. Many positive things will come out of that meeting..
UK PM May to visit Northern Ireland to offer Brexit reassurances
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John Woodcock attacks @jeremycorbyn, saying he would be "a clear risk to UK national security as Prime Minister". Expect that to be repeated to his face at PMQs
John Woodcock's resignation letter4 week ago
John Woodcock's resignation letter
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Easyjet's CEO isn't showing any concerns about Brexit
3 wounded as gas exploded at high-rise in Ternopil'
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A Labour spokesman has confirmed John Woodcock has resigned from the Labour party and will sit as an independent MP
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UK Office for National Statistics says the rate of Consumer Price Index inflation was 2.4% in June which is unchanged from May
@kommersant sources claim Sarmat ICBM enters flight tests stage after 3 succesful ejection tests (12/2017, 3/2018, 5/2018). At least 5 launches to be contucted, starting with dummy payload. MIRVs etc. will be tested on Plesetsk-Kura route.
American special services hunt for Russian citizens in the US and abroad - Antonov commented the detention of the Russian spy
Google is expected to get a record antitrust fine of $5 billion from the European Commission following a probe into concerns over Android apps, sources say
Tesla's Musk apologises for his comments on British caver
Irish Taoiseach: Not evident the Britain government has a majority for any form of Brexit
Kremlin sold 69% of their US Treasury holdings in May. After plunging in Apr, the country's ownership of US bills, notes and bonds in May fell to $14.9bn below $39bn threshold. Russia   no longer listed among major UST holders.4 week ago
Kremlin sold 69% of their US Treasury holdings in May. After plunging in Apr, the country's ownership of US bills, notes and bonds in May fell to $14.9bn below $39bn threshold. Russia no longer listed among major UST holders.
Azerbaijani ministry of Defense accused Armenia in 98 ceasefire violations4 week ago
Azerbaijani ministry of Defense accused Armenia in 98 ceasefire violations
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General Mikael Arzumanyan dismissed
Armenia: Yesterday Russian military from Gyumri entered village of Panik, start to shoot in the air caused panic among villagers
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Joint Forces Operation Press Center: yesterday Russian forces opened fire 21 times. 2 Ukrainian soldiers were wounded. 1 soldier was killed.
The price of bitcoin is up 20% over the last four days.4 week ago
The price of bitcoin is up 20% over the last four days.
Joint Forces: 21 attacks on Ukrainian positions yesterday, 1 soldier KIA, 2 WIA
Russo-Tajik drills ongoing near Afghan border
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Theresa May pays the price of trust to survive in the Tory Brexit war
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British caver says he has been approached by U.S., British lawyers over Musk's comments
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UK PM May threatened rebels with a national election: The Times
Irish Cabinet is due to discuss stepping up preparations for a hard Brexit when it meets in Derrynane House, Co Kerry.
Trump on whether NATO's Article 5 could drag the USA into war: Montenegro has "very strong people, very aggressive people, they may get aggressive and congratulations you're in World War III"
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[email protected]: "We're not going to pay 90% of the cost to defend Europe." Tucker
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[email protected]: "Angela [Merkel] was a superstar until she allowed millions of people to come into Germany."
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[email protected]: "The immigration policies in Europe are a disaster." Tucker
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President Trump on Monday: "I have President Putin. He just said it's not Russia. I will say this, I don't see any reason why it would be." President Trump on Tuesday: "The sentence should've been: 'I don't see any reason why it wouldn't be Russia.'"
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Seems Russia sold (moved) at least another $18B worth of T-Bonds in May, and with below $30B is not on UST table. It was more than $150B once.
A man in the HDZ's heartland of Široki Brijeg celebrating Croatia's WC performance with an RPG.
Pentagon declines comment on any possible Mattis discussions with Russian defense chief, says no invitation from Russia received for talks
20 suspected extremists of "Partizanskaya Pravda" organization were detained in Tula, among them DNR-terror group veterans
DOJ adds charge against Russian Maria Butina of acting as an agent of a foreign government
On Monday, the Department of Justice charged Butina with one charge, conspiracy, but had not yet gone to the grand jury. Butina will appear at a hearing Wednesday in Washington, DC.
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US and UK intelligence agencies concerned Russia is readying to ramp up aggression after World Cup lull
Republican Dana Rohrbacher and Democrat Greg Meeks were the congressional delegation referenced in the charges against alleged Russian spy Maria Butina.
NBC News has learned that an unscheduled principals meeting of Trump's top national security advisers was convened this morning at the White House concerning Russia and the fall out from Helsinki. The meeting concluded before Trump spoke on camera today.
Trump says he, Putin discussed North Korea, curbing global nuclear weapons
Pompeo to testify in Senate next week on Russia, North Korea
Trump: "My administration has and will continue to move aggressively to repeal any efforts, and repel, we will stop it, we will repel it, any efforts to interfere in our elections. We are doing everything in our power to prevent Russian interference in 2018."
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Clashes reported near Dokuchaevsk
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[email protected]: "We are doing everything in our power to prevent Russian interference in 2018. And we have a lot of power."
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[email protected]: "I accept our intelligence community's conclusion that Russia's meddling in the 2016 election took place. Could be other people alsoThere was no collusion at all."
Trump: My administration will firmly address any possible Russian intervention in the 2018 US elections
Trump says 'I accept' US intelligence agencies conclusions on Russian meddling.
Pushing back against critics, Trump says US-Russia relationship 'has gotten substantially better'
Trump claims he misspoke on election meddling, says he sees no reason why it wouldn't be Russia that was responsible
Senate Majority Leader McConnell says U.S. values NATO treaty, EU countries are U.S. friends and 'Russia is not'
Trump says his administration will move aggressively to repel any efforts to interfere in 2018 election
Trump says he meant to say in Helsinki that he saw no reason why it would not be Russia that interfered in elections
Trump says Russia actions had no impact on outcome of elections, accepts U.S. intelligence community's conclusion that Russia meddling took place
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UK MPs have voted 307-301 against an amendment from rebel Conservative MPs to the Trade Bill which would have seen the UK remain in a customs union in the event of a no-deal Brexit
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UK Government has not moved a motion to bring forward the summer recess for MPs meaning no vote will take place
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UK MPs have voted 317-286 in favour of approving the Government's post-Brexit Trade Bill
Federal govt spending records reveal Trump Org businesses made tens of thousands of dollars during President Trump's trip to his Scotland golf club and resort properties—routed through SLC Turnberry Ltd—with U.S. taxpayer money footing the bill
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UK MPs have voted 316-37 against giving devolved authorities a veto on Government trade negotiations after Brexit
Trump-Putin meeting could have been worse, Poland says
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Hahn visits Skopje to launch screening process
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UK MPs have voted 314-284 against an amendment to the Trade Bill calling for all free trade deals after Brexit to be subject to Parliamentary scrutiny and consent
Spain's Constitutional Court blocks latest Catalan independence motion
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Russian authorities want to interrogate NSA, CIA, former U.S. state department employees as part of investigation into William Browder's activity - Russian prosecutor general's office
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Russian authorities want to question former U.S. ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul as part of probe into William Browder's activities - Russian prosecutor general's office
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Russian prosecutor general's office says ready to file official request with U.S. authorities regarding questioning of employees of U.S. secret services, govt agencies in Browder probe
"[Russia] did interfere in our election. It's really clear." - Paul Ryan
Airbus sells 60 A220s in $5.4 billion deal with JetBlue's founder
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Minsk accused Russian companies of supplying sanctioned products through Belarus. According to Lukashenka, these enterprises are "big dealers with heavy shoulder straps"
Trump says meeting with Putin 'even better' than with NATO
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[email protected]: While I had a great meeting with NATO, raising vast amounts of money, I had an even better meeting with Putin of Russia. Sadly, it is not being reported that way - the Fake News is going Crazy.
ANA will cancel 378 domestic flights in August due to RollsRoyce engine inspections
Juncker to meet Trump for trade talks on July 25 in Washington - EU Commission
Corker says best way to push back against Trump-Putin summit is to pass bill that would allow Congress to block tariffs
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Russian MoD says in statement that it's ready to implement agreement on international security Putin and Trump reached in Helsinki.
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[email protected]: I had a great meeting with NATO. They have paid $33 Billion more and will pay hundreds of Billions of Dollars more in the future, only because of me. NATO was weak, but it is strong again (bad for Russia). The media only says I was rude to leaders, never mentions the money.
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Rolls-Royce says stockpiling of parts due to Brexit could start in the fourth quarter
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 10km WSW of Rrogozhine, Albania
UK Ambassador to Iran, asked if there is any deadline for the current talks between Iran and other JCPOA members, said that there is no deadline and that technical discussions will continue.
UK Ambassador to Iran (on if there's a timeframe to implement the package to save JCPOA before US sanctions take effect) told me,"It's very difficult to give timelinesWe're not looking at a single target dateSome of these things will be quick andsome will take a long time"
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IAG's Level airline plans budget long-haul flights from Vienna
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Britain's EU referendum was legitimate, says PM May's spokesman
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UK PM May's spokesman: Trump's meeting with Putin doesn't harm relations
Clashes between city guard, municipal services against activists protesting demolition of illegal shops in Dnipro city
Ryanair confirms 24 flights between Ireland and UK will be cancelled on Friday due to strike action by pilots
[email protected] says the amendments passed in Westminster make it much more difficult for successful Brexit negotiations with EU to be achieved particularly in relation to tax and the backstop
A spokesperson for Irish Foreign Affairs also said 'It been the UK Govt's position that customs checks between NI and GB are unacceptable and therefore it is not surprising that this amendment was accepted. The UK has also repeatedly committed to avoiding a hard border.'
A spokesperson for the dept of Irish Foreign affairs has said 'It is fully accepted and understood that there can be no Withdrawal Agreement without a legally operable backstop ensuring that there will be no hard border'
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BoE's Carney: no deal Brexit would prompt interest rate review
Japan and EU signed a free trade deal to create one of the world's largest economic areas accounting for about 600 million people in 29 countries
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