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Esteri Did Jeremy Corbyn call Theresa May a 'stupid woman'?
Author: 0 Did Jeremy Corbyn call Theresa May a 'stupid woman'?

Mrs May's spokesman said: "To my knowledge, I'm not aware of any advice in that way.' A source said the pair 'talk occasionally" but Mr Cameron does not have any role advising her. He said: "He did not call her a stupid woman and so I don't think there's any basis for an apology". "As I understand it, he said 'stupid people , '" the spokesperson said.

Esteri Third Canadian citizen has been detained in China, Global Affairs Canada confirms
Author: 0 Third Canadian citizen has been detained in China, Global Affairs Canada confirms

Hu declined to comment on the arrest in Canada of Huawei's CFO Meng Wanzou on a US arrest warrant, but expressed confidence in "the judicial independence and fairness" of the Canadian and USA legal systems. "These are two very different situations", Trudeau told a news conference in Ottawa. On December 10, two Canadian citizens, Michael Kovrig and Michael Spavor , had been separately detained in Beijing and Liaoning, respectively.

Esteri Syria conflict: United States 'planning immediate withdrawal of troops'
Author: 0 Syria conflict: United States 'planning immediate withdrawal of troops'

US President Donald Trump announced on Wednesday that ISIS has been defeated in Syria, adding that this was the sole reason of American military presence in the country. There are now 2,000 United States troops in Syria - many of who are part of special operations forces working with the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), an alliance of Kurdish and Arab militias.

Esteri White House official adds to confusion about Trump's Syria decision
Author: 0 White House official adds to confusion about Trump's Syria decision

President Donald Trump has reportedly made a decision to remove all 2,000 American troops from Syria, several news outlets reported Wednesday morning, citing unnamed USA officials. He has argued the billions spent in the region would have been better used at home to upgrade America's roads, bridges, airports, tunnels, seaports and other infrastructure.

Esteri See inside new Hezbollah attack tunnel discovered by IDF
Author: 0 See inside new Hezbollah attack tunnel discovered by IDF

The cease-fire called on Israel to withdraw from the south and Hezbollah to keep away from the border. Israel alleged that the Iranian-backed militant group has dug the tunnels for use in a future conflict, and the military has been working to eliminate them.

Esteri Turkey Warns the US It Will Launch Cross-Border Strikes into Syria
Author: 0 Turkey Warns the US It Will Launch Cross-Border Strikes into Syria

Turkey pledged on Monday to press ahead with plans to target a Kurdish militia in northern Syria , brushing off what it said were American efforts to stymie Turkish military operations east of the Euphrates. The National Liberation Front (NLF), made up of opposition groups in Syria's northwestern city of Idlib, said on Monday it would support the Turkish military operation.

Esteri Pres. Trump signs order to create US Space Command
Author: 0 Pres. Trump signs order to create US Space Command

Space Command will allow us to accelerate our space capabilities to defend our national interests and deter our adversaries", said Shanahan, considered the Pentagon's leading architect of the Space Force proposal. In order for the Space Command to be created the Defense Department would have to gather various space units from different military services into an independent organization, sources told AP earlier.

Esteri Trump Foundation to shut down amid lawsuit against the charity
Author: 0 Trump Foundation to shut down amid lawsuit against the charity

As part of the agreement announced Tuesday, the president's family charity will distribute its remaining assets to other nonprofit organizations under a judge's supervision. President-elect Trump vowed to shut the charitable foundation down in December 2016 , to avoid "even the appearance" of any conflict of interest. On MSNBC this afternoon on "Deadline: White House" hosted by former President Bush Communciatons Director Nicolle Wallace, former FBI Assistant Director of ...

Esteri Saudis slam Senate resolutions on crown prince, Yemen
Author: 0 Saudis slam Senate resolutions on crown prince, Yemen

The Saudi ministry warned that the kingdom would not tolerate any "disrespect" of its rulers. In Saudi Arabia's reckoning, the Senate's latest position appeared to have caved in to "all those who want to cause a rift in Saudi-US relationship".

Esteri Korea slams U.S. for sanctions on officials
Author: 0 Korea slams U.S. for sanctions on officials

The U.S. administration has insisted it will maintain the policy it calls "maximum pressure" even as it engages in a diplomatic offensive to persuade the North to give up its nuclear weapons. Earlier this month, Trump said that he envisions a second summit with Kim Jong-un in January or February and is reviewing three venues. The North foreign ministry responded on Sunday with the charge that state department was "bent on bringing.

Esteri White House closer to partial shutdown with wall demand
Author: 0 White House closer to partial shutdown with wall demand

Congressional leaders say they are opposed to a shutdown. Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-NY) and House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) have rejected that deal. A U.S. government shutdown could be just days away if some sort of compromise isn't reached. And they certainly don't have the votes in the Senate. But in recent years the shutdown scenario has become routine.

Esteri Robert Mueller Targeted by Russian Trolls — WashPost
Author: 0 Robert Mueller Targeted by Russian Trolls — WashPost

The report, which was submitted to the Senate Intelligence Committee , showed how IRA allegedly used social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to disseminate messages targeted to key demographics like African-Americans. Also notable is the study's finding that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was favorably treated in posts aimed at both left-leaning and right-leaning users.

Esteri China rolls back tariff hikes on $126 billion of US autos
Author: 0 China rolls back tariff hikes on $126 billion of US autos

China and the United States have been involved in a trade war since Trump stated in June that $50 billion worth Chinese goods would be subject to 25 percent tariffs in a bid to fix the US-Chinese trade deficit. The tax agency said the suspension that takes effect January 1 is meant to carry out the agreement reached by Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping during a December 1 meeting in Argentina.

Esteri Restaurant explosion leaves more than 40 injured in Japan
Author: 0 Restaurant explosion leaves more than 40 injured in Japan

Many people who felt the blast said they thought it was an quake. Police investigate the site where an explosion occurred the previous night in Sapporo's Toyohira Ward on December 17, 2018. The area where the explosion occurred is located about 50 meters from a metro station. Eyewitnesses reported smelling gas in the area following the explosion, which happened at 8:30pm.

Esteri United States interior secretary Ryan Zinke to leave White House
Author: 0 United States interior secretary Ryan Zinke to leave White House

Bernhardt worked at Interior under George W. Bush as the department's solicitor. Mentioning his background as a Navy SEAL at least twice, he led the audience in a round of applause for the United States oil and gas industry. Then there was the department spending more than $25,000 on security for Zinke and his wife when they traveled to Turkey and Greece. The report noted that because Bernhardt has already been confirmed by the Senate for his role as deputy Interior secretary, choosing ...

Esteri What's New In The Indictment of Mike Flynn's Former Biz Partner
Author: 0 What's New In The Indictment of Mike Flynn's Former Biz Partner

The two men were charged with a conspiracy to violate federal lobbying rules, and Mr. Alptekin also was charged with making false statements to F.B.I. 10, 2016, Alptekin wrote to Rafiekian that he met with the Turkish official to explain their proposed approach to securing Gulen's extradition. The men worked for the company Flynn formed after he left government service.

Esteri Jeremy Corbyn tables motion of no confidence in British PM Theresa May
Author: 0 Jeremy Corbyn tables motion of no confidence in British PM Theresa May

MPs in her party have also slammed the decision to table such a motion, focusing on the fact it does not have to be debated immedietly in the Commons . But, if successful, the amendment co-signed by Lib Dem leader Vince Cable, the SNP's Ian Blackford, Plaid Cymru's Liz Roberts and the Green's Caroline Lucas would make the motion a fuller expression of confidence in the government.

Esteri Stephen Miller Tells Dems the Wall Is Non-negotiable
Author: 0 Stephen Miller Tells Dems the Wall Is Non-negotiable

Remember the 2014 picture of children in cages - the Obama years. While most parks are expected to remain open, they wouldn't be operating as they normally would. The White House is insisting that the US Congress provide funding to build a wall along the US-Mexico border, putting a US government shutdown on the cards.

Esteri White House communications official says President Trump 'very focused' on wall funding
Author: 0 White House communications official says President Trump 'very focused' on wall funding

Capitol Hill sources said the White House was divided internally over whether Republicans should just agree to a CR or whether they should shut down government over Democrats not giving Trump border wall funding. Fox News is told there are some efforts to try to convince President Trump that a short-term spending bill is better. But the decision sets a standard that could ding the government again, making a shutdown even more costly to taxpayers should it happen again.

Esteri Israel Advances Controversial Bill To Exile Family Members Of Palestinian Terrorists
Author: 0 Israel Advances Controversial Bill To Exile Family Members Of Palestinian Terrorists

Five of the family members, not including Islam, are serving time in prison for resisting the Israeli occupation; four are sentenced to multiple life terms, while another son was killed during a military operation against Israeli forces. Egypt warned against the possible repercussions of such escalation on the security conditions in the West Bank and all Palestinian occupied territories, according to the statement.

Esteri Ukrainian Orthodox leaders seal divorce from Russian church
Author: 0 Ukrainian Orthodox leaders seal divorce from Russian church

Choosing a leader for a new independent church to end the dominance the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchy isn't just a matter of regional political tensions. The meeting was dominated by the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Kiev Patriarchate, the country's largest branch by number of believers. "We can see that these processes, this schismatic activity in Ukraine is closely intertwined with politics, which of course could hardly be acceptable by church rules".

Esteri Former FBI chief lashes out at Trump, Republicans
Author: 0 Former FBI chief lashes out at Trump, Republicans

Comey testified for almost six hours Monday, in addition to the six-hour closed-door discussion he had with panel members earlier this month. An attorney with the Justice Department told members of the House Judiciary Committee during the session earlier this month that the fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director would not answer some of their questions, which led to frustration among Republicans.

Esteri Juncker denies describing May as 'nebulous', after PM confronts him
Author: 0 Juncker denies describing May as 'nebulous', after PM confronts him

Juncker later explained that he was talking about the overall debate in Britain, where it is often hard to tell who is on which side, not referring to May personally. At a Leave Means Leave rally in London on Friday, Mr Farage told the BBC it was "outrageous" another referendum could happen, but added: "I can see where we're going".

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