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Trump, Erdogan talks conclude with no agreement on disputed Russian defence system – National

Trump, Erdogan talks conclude with no agreement on disputed Russian defence system – National

President Donald Trump says he and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan are “very good friends,” but their meeting Wednesday at the White House failed to resolve an issue that has badly strained relations between the two NATO allies. Trump and Erdogan concluded a visit without achieving an agreement on Turkey’s decision earlier this year to […]

WATCH Morales supporters tear-gassed in clashes with riot police as Bolivians protest unelected ‘interim president’ (VIDEO) — RT World News

WATCH Morales supporters tear-gassed in clashes with riot police as Bolivians protest unelected ‘interim president’ (VIDEO) — RT World News

Thousands of supporters of deposed Bolivian President Evo Morales gathered in La Paz to demand the resignation of self-declared “interim” leader Jeanine Anez, where they squared off with riot police in hectic street clashes. Flying national and indigenous flags and chanting pro-Morales slogans, the protest march met a forceful police response in Bolivia’s administrative capital […]

US risks China’s wrath as US warship sails through Taiwan Strait in ‘routine’ operation | World | News

US risks China’s wrath as US warship sails through Taiwan Strait in ‘routine’ operation | World | News

The USS Chancellorsville sailed through the disputed waters on Tuesday on what the US military has called a “routine” operation. Commander Reann Mommsen said the guided-missile cruiser travelled through the Strait to demonstrate “commitment to a free and open Indo-Pacific”. This is the ninth-time a US vessel has sailed through the waters this year. Commander […]

US Official Who Overheard Donald Trump-Gordon Sondland Phone Call Will Testify

US Official Who Overheard Donald Trump-Gordon Sondland Phone Call Will Testify

The overheard call was disclosed on Monday by the top U.S diplomat in Ukraine, William Taylor Washington:  House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff said on Monday Democrats have scheduled testimony from the person who said he overheard a telephone conversation in which President Donald Trump asked US ambassador to the European Union Gordon Sondland about […]

Trump Erdogan meeting: Trump says he’s a “big fan” of Turkey strongman Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Trump Erdogan meeting: Trump says he’s a “big fan” of Turkey strongman Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Turkey’s recent offensive against a key U.S. ally in Syria did not stop President Trump from honoring Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan with a White House visit and joint press conference. Throughout the afternoon on Wednesday, the president had approving words for the authoritarian leader, whose military invaded northern Syria and forced out America’s Kurdish […]

Brexit Party’s Farage turns down electoral pact offer from PM Johnson’s Conservatives: report

Brexit Party’s Farage turns down electoral pact offer from PM Johnson’s Conservatives: report

Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage speaks during a visit at a boxing gym in Ilford, Britain, November 13, 2019. REUTERS/Hannah McKay (Reuters) – Britain’s ruling Conservative Party has made an offer of an electoral pact to Nigel Farage, which has been turned down by the Brexit Party leader, The Daily Telegraph newspaper reported. The Conservative […]

Whistleblower Never Met Or Spoke With Adam Schiff: Report

Whistleblower Never Met Or Spoke With Adam Schiff: Report

Washington:  The whistleblower who prompted an impeachment inquiry into U.S President Donald Trump never met or spoke with congressman Adam Schiff, the Democrat leading impeachment hearings in Congress, a source familiar with the whistleblower’s contacts said. In the weeks before Wednesday’s first public hearing in the impeachment inquiry, Republicans on the House of Representatives Intelligence […]

Trump looks on as Turkey’s Erdoğan denies the Armenian Genocide ever occurred – Raw Story

Trump looks on as Turkey’s Erdoğan denies the Armenian Genocide ever occurred – Raw Story

There was a moment of levity four-hours into the first televised hearing in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump. Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH), the bombastic Freedom Caucus member who was added to the committee at the last moment by Republicans, had argued that the White House whistleblower started the scandal. “There’s one witness, one […]