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Esteri Putin: Russian-Chinese drills in Baltic Sea not directed against third countries
Author: 0 Putin: Russian-Chinese drills in Baltic Sea not directed against third countries

The U.S. Senate approved a new package of stiff financial sanctions Friday against Russia, Iran and North Korea and sent it to President Donald Trump to sign . The sanctions against Iran, modeled on previous executive orders, were created to punish entities that support terrorism, sell weapons to Iran, or help its ballistic missile program.

Esteri Trump could seek 'tougher' Russian Federation sanctions; Putin threatens retaliation
Author: 0 Trump could seek 'tougher' Russian Federation sanctions; Putin threatens retaliation

A federal law enforcement investigation and multiple US congressional probes looking into the possibility that Trump's campaign colluded with Russian Federation, have made it harder for Trump to open a new chapter with Putin. If senators move quickly, the bill could be ready for Trump's signature before Congress exits Washington for its regular August recess. "And now these sanctions - they are also absolutely unlawful from the point of view of worldwide law".

Esteri For Trump, the honeymoon with Putin may be finally over
Author: 0 For Trump, the honeymoon with Putin may be finally over

The ministry says the USA has until September 1 to cut the number of its staff at the Moscow embassy and at three consulates to match the exact number of Russian diplomats who are working in the US - 455 people, according to the ministry's announcement.

Esteri Senate passes sanctions; Putin accuses USA lawmakers of 'insolence'
Author: 0 Senate passes sanctions; Putin accuses USA lawmakers of 'insolence'

The House passed the bill 419-3 Tuesday, and it now goes to President Donald Trump for his signature or veto. "He has now reviewed the final version and, based on its responsiveness to his negotiations, approves the bill and intends to sign it", Sander said without giving a time frame when it would be signed into law.

Esteri Trump Taps John Kelly As New White House Chief Of Staff
Author: 0 Trump Taps John Kelly As New White House Chief Of Staff

Behind the scenes, the tension between Scaramucci and Priebus was widely known for months, as Scaramucci came to believe Priebus sabotaged his early attempts to join the Trump administration. Several administration positions that were usually managed by the chief of staff now reported directly to Mr Trump. Priebus, the former chairman of the Republican National Committee, was a late convert to the Trump campaign.

Author: 0 Russian Federation orders USA to cut diplomats over new sanctions

Moscow is also barring Americans from using two diplomatic facilities. The move comes the day after the U.S. Congress gave bilateral approval to a new slate of sanctions on Russian Federation over its interference in the 2016 election. If the bill obtains enough bipartisan support among lawmakers, however, Congress would be able to override a veto. "There's no rationale, no excuse for a veto", Miller said.

Esteri Britain eases ban on laptops, tablets in some flights from Turkey
Author: 0 Britain eases ban on laptops, tablets in some flights from Turkey

Other footage showed waves of hail and rain cascading down the stairs of the Taksim metro station. The storm caused a crane to overturn at Haydarpasa Port, which caused an explosion. "Have fun!" But the restrictions remain in place for Istanbul Ataturk, Turkey's biggest airport, as well as the Mediterranean coastal cities of Antalya, Bodrum, Dalaman and Izmir, which are popular with tourists.

Esteri Putin: Sanctions on Russian Federation 'malicious step'
Author: 0 Putin: Sanctions on Russian Federation 'malicious step'

McCain said that the United States needs to send a strong message to Vladimir Putin and any other aggressor that we will not tolerate attacks on its democracy. The bill has been sent to the president, with uncertainty over whether or not he will sign or veto it. Trump is likely to sign a tough new sanctions bill that includes proposed measures targeting Russian Federation.

Esteri US Senate to vote on Russian Federation sanctions bill; Putin threatens retaliation
Author: 0 US Senate to vote on Russian Federation sanctions bill; Putin threatens retaliation

He pointed to the FBI investigations into Russia's ties to the campaign, Putin's actions in Ukraine and Syria , and Friday's actions against U.S. The White House initially wavered on whether the president would sign the measure into law. But President Vladimir Putin at the time delayed the retaliatory steps in what officials said was an olive branch to the incoming Trump administration.

Esteri Tensions Running High: How Anti-Russia Sanctions Bill Can Affect EU
Author: 0 Tensions Running High: How Anti-Russia Sanctions Bill Can Affect EU

But even before Trump agreed to sign the new sanctions measure, Putin angrily ordered a staff cut at the USA embassy in Moscow and the seizure of properties used by American diplomats in Russian Federation. The U.S. Senate passed legislation Thursday tightening sanctions on Russia , a move Russian President Vladimir Putin said he would retaliate against earlier in the day.

Esteri After speech, president owes Boy Scouts an apology | Letters
Author: 0 After speech, president owes Boy Scouts an apology | Letters

Be it an article, letter or cartoon, the Toronto Star never seems to stop its hell-bent assault on the man democratically elected to occupy the White House (which is an assault on the American electorate) by regurgitating and parroting the unproven fake news and innuendo, spawned by the corrupt USA media.

Esteri Senate passes sanctions bill targeting Russia, Iran, N.Korea
Author: 0 Senate passes sanctions bill targeting Russia, Iran, N.Korea

Census Bureau. Russian Federation will also close down the embassy's recreational retreat on the outskirts of Moscow as well as warehouse facilities. Russia, effectively ignoring the fact that its election meddling had prompted the measures, used the push for tightened sanctions as further proof that deep forces in the American government were continuing to thwart Mr.

Esteri Trump Replaces Chief Of Staff Priebus With Retired General Kelly
Author: 0 Trump Replaces Chief Of Staff Priebus With Retired General Kelly

He is a Great American". Trump appointed Kelly, a retired Marine general, to secretary of Homeland Security on December 7, 2016 and he was confirmed on January, 20, 2017 the first day of Trump's administration. "I predict the White House will become more orderly and disciplined - with clear lines of authority, serious planning and strong teamwork", Gingrich wrote Friday evening.

Esteri Italy plans military mission in Libyan waters
Author: 0 Italy plans military mission in Libyan waters

He said the mission would help the Libyan authorities reinforce their capacity to control their borders and national territory. It is hoped that the mission with the Libyan coast guard can help stem this flow, which is causing massive strain on the Italian authorities.

Esteri Brexit transition could last until 2022: United Kingdom minister Philip Hammond
Author: 0 Brexit transition could last until 2022: United Kingdom minister Philip Hammond

According to Hammond, "Europeans will still be able to come into the UK" during the transition period, "but they will have to register with the authorities so we know who's coming and who's going". Given the importance of mobile skills and labour for the United Kingdom economy, firms will want the review to move at pace and include the views of all sectors.

Esteri GOP Narrowly Starts Debate On ACA Repeal
Author: 0 GOP Narrowly Starts Debate On ACA Repeal

The vote to debate health care legislation took place after months of ongoing discussion and leaves Senate Republicans with a few options, including completely replacing the health care law, or voting for what has been described as a "skinny" repeal that would remove parts of the Affordable Care Act.

Author: 0 Trump Continues To Publicly Attack Sessions

Trump then began his tirade against Sessions in an interview with The New York Times , saying that he would have reconsidered his decision to nominate Sessions had he known he was going to recuse himself. South Carolina Sen. Lindsay Graham warned Thursday that "there will be holy hell to pay" if he fires Attorney General Jeff Sessions , while Iowa Sen.

Esteri Trump tweets: Senators 'let the American people down'
Author: 0 Trump tweets: Senators 'let the American people down'

Rand Paul (R-Ky.) objected, putting off consideration of the defense bill until next week. He had previously voted with his party on Tuesday to open the health care debate, while Collins and Murkowski had voted no to that. "If moving forward requires a conference committee, that is something the House is willing to do", Ryan said in a statement Thursday night. In fact three Republicans helped to kill the skinny repeal bill: Sens.

Esteri Trump replaces chief of staff Reince Priebus after six-month run
Author: 0 Trump replaces chief of staff Reince Priebus after six-month run

That same day, the feud escalated when The New Yorker revealed Scaramucci had in a phone interview attacked Priebus in harsh and even vile terms , calling him a "paranoid schizophrenic" and using a vulgar term to illustrate Priebus's attempts to block him from a White House post.

Esteri Scaramucci Threatens White House Leakers
Author: 0 Scaramucci Threatens White House Leakers

Trump has picked Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly as his new chief of staff. Priebus blocked Scaramucci from getting a top administration job in January, telling the president that Scaramucci "played" Trump, according to a source.

Esteri Arab committee formed to monitor 'Israel's violations' in Jerusalem
Author: 0 Arab committee formed to monitor 'Israel's violations' in Jerusalem

Thousands of men, women and children made their way on Thursday to the compound, where the call to prayer sounded from al-Aqsa Mosque again. In a separate development Friday, a Palestinian stabbing suspect was shot and killed in Gush Etzion in the southern West Bank when he attempted to attack soldiers at the scene, according to a statement from the Israeli military.

Esteri House Passes New Russia, North Korea, Iran Sanctions
Author: 0 House Passes New Russia, North Korea, Iran Sanctions

In recent months, President Trump has repeatedly cast doubt on the view of USA intelligence that Russian Federation sought to tip the November 2016 election in his favour. The legislation would significantly limit Trump's ability to relax or terminate sanctions , defying White House complaints that the measure impedes the president's executive authority to conduct foreign policy.

Esteri Palestinian Dies as Israel Restricts Al-Aqsa Access Again
Author: 0 Palestinian Dies as Israel Restricts Al-Aqsa Access Again

CCTV cameras, railings and scaffolding, whose installation triggered violent clashes between Palestinians and Israeli police, were taken away by the authorities in the early hours of Thursday, reports Xinhua news agnecy. The Al-Aqsa Mosque compound in East Jerusalem , the third holiest site in Islam and the holiest site for Jews, had been a flashpoint site for the bloody Israeli-Palestinian conflict over the past decades.

Esteri North Korea launches another test missile off Japan's coast
Author: 0 North Korea launches another test missile off Japan's coast

The North claimed after the July 4 launch that it had successfully tested an ICBM that flew 933 km (580 miles), reaching an altitude of 2,802 km over a flight time of 39 minutes and able to carry a large and heavy nuclear warhead. The meeting is scheduled on August 7, the department said. It comes three weeks after North Korea's first ICBM test. Michael Elleman of the International Institute for Strategic Studies said the window for a diplomatic solution with North Korea "is closing ...