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Saudi King Confident Trump Can Solve Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Foreign Minister Says

President Donald Trump basked in Saudi Arabia's lavish royal welcome Saturday as he left behind, at least temporarily, the snowballing controversies dogging him in Washington. President Trump arrived in Saudi Arabia- the first stop on his nine day tour. Remember when conservative news outlets went into a tizzy at the start of Barack Obama's presidency when he bent at the waist during a handshake with Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah ? The deal includes tanks, combat ships, missile defense ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Two killed, one foreigner kidnapped in Afghan capital Kabul

Abdul Wali, the governor, told journalists after the attack that all three attackers were killed. Before that, more than 40 people were killed during a Taliban attack on an NKB bank in 2011. Some of the injured who were in critical condition had been transferred to Kabul , he said. Armed militants stormed a private bank in southeastern Afghanistan on Saturday, leaving at least six people, including three attackers, dead. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump told Russians that firing 'nut job' Comey relieved pressure on him

Trump told Russians that firing 'nut job' Comey relieved pressure on him

President Trump meets with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, left, and Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak at the White House on May 10, 2017. The Washington Post reported on Monday that Trump may have divulged highly classified information to visiting Russian officials a day after ousting Comey, and a subsequent New York Times report revealed that the president had asked Comey in February to shut down the FBI's investigation into fired nationals security adviser Michael Flynn. Consulte Mais Informação

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Comey to Testify in Open Session on Russia Investigation

Comey to Testify in Open Session on Russia Investigation

In the Oval Office weeks later, Mr Comey told associates, the President asked him to shut down an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn. The investigation is now in the hands of a special counsel, as well as multiple congressional committees. Trump has called the furore since he fired Comey a "witch hunt" and insisted there was no contact between his campaign and Russian Federation. Consulte Mais Informação

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Vice President Pence avoids political fray surrounding him

Vice President Pence avoids political fray surrounding him

The proximate cause for the concern among the vice-president's camp was a New York Times article earlier this week reporting that Michael Flynn , Mr Trump's prominent campaign surrogate and short-lived national security adviser, had in early January informed the presidential transition team - then headed by Mr Pence - that he was under investigation for his ties to the Turkish government. Consulte Mais Informação

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Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify in US Congress

Ex-FBI chief Comey to testify in US Congress

Comey will testify in open session of the Senate Intelligence Committee at some point after the Memorial Day holiday, May 29, though a date has not yet been set. While Comey was reportedly uncomfortable with the president's improper boundaries and conduct before he was sacked, sources say Comey hadn't come to any conclusions about the president's intent until he lost his job. Consulte Mais Informação

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Senate panel chairman: Flynn won't honor subpoena

Senate panel chairman: Flynn won't honor subpoena

Earlier this week, Burr and Warner made that invitation formal, inviting Comey to appear before the committee in both an open and closed session, despite Comey's indications that he wanted to appear only in an open setting. That person spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss confidential details of the committee's investigation. Those letters sought a wide array of electronic and paper records related to any contacts people affiliated with the Trump campaign had with Russian officials ... Consulte Mais Informação

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High society: Pippa Middleton to marry at almost-royal event

High society: Pippa Middleton to marry at almost-royal event

Prince William exited the church with his brother-in-law, James Middleton, as he joined fellow guests in the garden. Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, right, walks with the flower boys and girls after the wedding. Harry, William's younger brother, is due to be accompanied by his girlfriend Meghan Markle, star of TV legal drama " Suits ". Wearing an ivory dress with a champagne coloured bow, Charlotte melted hearts as she made her way through clutching onto her older brother's arm. Consulte Mais Informação

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