Bad Milestone: Iran Has 660 Pounds of Enriched Uranium

Indeed, Europe ought to file a complaint against the United States in the World Trade Organization, arguing that USA sanctions on Iran violate the norms of global free trade and introduce serious trade distortions. Lavrov added that the sanctions h... More..

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Trump suggests Huawei's Android ban could be over soon
by | Wednesday, July 03, 2019

Trump suggests Huawei's Android ban could be over soon

Speaking on NBC's Meet the Press , Senator John Barrasso described Huawei as like a "Trojan horse ready to steal more information from us". Michael McFaul, a professor of political science at Stanford Univ...More..

Pence abruptly cancels New Hampshire trip
by | Wednesday, July 03, 2019

Pence abruptly cancels New Hampshire trip

Pence had been scheduled to fly to Manchester, New Hampshire , to speak with former patients and others at the Granite Recovery Center, an addiction treatment facility, his official schedule showed. Steve Her...More..

Trump's political allies receive VIP tickets for July 4 show
by | Wednesday, July 03, 2019

Trump's political allies receive VIP tickets for July 4 show

This year, Donald Trump is turning the day into what will essentially look like one of his campaign rallies, but with tanks. There will be "planes going overhead, the best fighter jets in the world", and "w...More..

Japan Has Brought Back Cruel and Deadly Commercial Whaling
by | Wednesday, July 03, 2019

Japan Has Brought Back Cruel and Deadly Commercial Whaling

The Australian Government has long argued that they did not need to kill a whale in order to study it, with less lethal or invasive methods such as biopsies. "It was a fantasy and now the fantasy comes true; ...More..

Guadalajara, Mexico struck by rare massive hail storm
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Guadalajara, Mexico struck by rare massive hail storm

Residents in Guadalajara, one of Mexico's most populous cities, were gobsmacked when they awoke to find two meters of hailstones piled up in the streets overnight. The Telegraph reported no casualties during...More..

Sanders hits back at AOC after Ivanka Trump dig
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Sanders hits back at AOC after Ivanka Trump dig

The video appeared to show Ivanka try to join in talks between leaders of the UK, France, and the International Monetary Fund, and sparked new criticism of her senior White House role. Ocasio-Cortez waste...More..

Zarif says Iran's enriched uranium stockpile has passed 300 kilogram
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Zarif says Iran's enriched uranium stockpile has passed 300 kilogram

Rather than withdrawing from the JCPOA entirely, Iran said it would stop sending its low-enriched uranium overseas - a move that allowed the levels of uranium to accrue and surpass the limit set by the accord...More..

Iran Violates 2015 Nuclear Deal
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Iran Violates 2015 Nuclear Deal

Rather than withdrawing from the JCPOA entirely, Iran said it would stop sending its low-enriched uranium overseas - a move that allowed the levels of uranium to accrue and surpass the limit set by the accord...More..

Trump says United States 'winning' trade war after China talks
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

Trump says United States 'winning' trade war after China talks

Finally, any deal must remove all tariffs that the United States has placed on Chinese goods in 2018 and 2019. The ceasefire that halts damaging trade frictions came after a hotly anticipated meeting betwee...More..

First Whale Killed After Japan Reinstates Commercial Whaling
by | Tuesday, July 02, 2019

First Whale Killed After Japan Reinstates Commercial Whaling

Outrage and despair greeted Japan's decision to relaunch commercial whaling in its waters, although the conservation status of many species may be unaffected. Today, about 4,000-5,000 tons are supplied in Ja...More..

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by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Trump says "unfair" defence treaty with Japan needs to be changed

Trump said he looks forward to working with China and that the USA wants to do something that will "even it up" with respect to trade, noting it is "actually very easy to do". "The world economy can not afford ...More..

Chicago Pride Parade halted by severe thunderstorms, potentially risky winds
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Chicago Pride Parade halted by severe thunderstorms, potentially risky winds

A shirtless man sporting rainbow-colored wings and high white platform shoes strutted up Broadway. New York's Pride march kicks off at noon Sunday with 677 contingents including community groups, major corpor...More..

Heat tops 45C in France for first time
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Heat tops 45C in France for first time

The new record makes France just the seventh European country to have recorded a plus 45 degrees Celsius temperature, along with Bulgaria, Portugal, Italy , Spain , Greece and North Macedonia, Meteo France sa...More..

Australia Seeks 'Urgent Clarification' over Student Missing in North Korea
by | Monday, July 01, 2019

Australia Seeks 'Urgent Clarification' over Student Missing in North Korea

Attorney-General Christian Porter told local radio that the effort to confirm the status of Sigley is "a matter of the utmost seriousness". "There is obviously some complications [ sic ] in providing consul...More..

China halts Canadian meat exports over fake certificates
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

China halts Canadian meat exports over fake certificates

It reflects that Canada's meat export supervision system has obvious safety loopholes , says the statement, and has forced China to take "urgent preventive measures". The Chinese suspension coincides with ...More..

Turkey's Erdogan says Saudi crown prince must uncover Khashoggi murderers
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Turkey's Erdogan says Saudi crown prince must uncover Khashoggi murderers

Trump and other senior administration officials have consistently minimized the assassination, suggesting that it would be unwise for the United States to punish Riyadh or cut off relations with Mohammed over t...More..

New protests sweep Hong Kong as activists seek voice at G20 summit
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

New protests sweep Hong Kong as activists seek voice at G20 summit

Millions of people have taken to the streets of Hong Kong , a former British colony, in recent weeks to rally against a bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial in courts controlle...More..

Trump invites Kim Jong-un to DMZ on Sunday
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Trump invites Kim Jong-un to DMZ on Sunday

Trump said he's happy to just to shake his hand and say hello . Trump and Kim held their latest and second summit in February in Hanoi, which ended without a deal as they failed to find common ground over P...More..

Trump willing to meet N. Korea leader Kim at DMZ
by | Sunday, June 30, 2019

Trump willing to meet N. Korea leader Kim at DMZ

Trump will visit South Korea from June 29-30 as diplomatic activities are going on regarding North Korea's de-nuclearization. The official KCNA news agency quoted Vice Foreign Minister Choe Son Hui ...More..

Jean Carroll: ‘I Have Not Been Raped’
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Jean Carroll: ‘I Have Not Been Raped’

In 2016, Mr Trump made similar remarks about another accuser, Jessica Leeds, who alleges he groped her on an aeroplane in the 1980s. Ms Carroll said she had used her knee to distance herself and got out of th...More..

First Democratic Presidential Debate, Night 2: Who Impressed You Most?
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

First Democratic Presidential Debate, Night 2: Who Impressed You Most?

The number of times President Donald Trump was mentioned Thursday, more than twice as many times as on Wednesday. Kirsten Gillibrand of NY, tech entrepreneur Andrew Yang, Sen. Vice President Biden, you have...More..

Marianne Williamson barely spoke during debate but ruled internet, late-night shows
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Marianne Williamson barely spoke during debate but ruled internet, late-night shows

The highlight of last night's otherwise predictable debate was Marianne Williamson , a self-help expert who sounded just like Liza Minelli and looked like a daytime TV star beamed directly in from the '80s. "M...More..

Ortiz shooting: Authorities arrest alleged mastermind
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Ortiz shooting: Authorities arrest alleged mastermind

On June 19, officials described Gomez Vasquez as the mastermind of the plot against Ortiz. He also was being pursued by USA authorities for his alleged involvement in a drug trafficking ring, per the report. ...More..

Congressional Hispanic Caucus blasts border funding bill as 'betrayal' of American values
by | Saturday, June 29, 2019

Congressional Hispanic Caucus blasts border funding bill as 'betrayal' of American values

Trump's "positions have been inconsistent, opaque, and sometimes even contradictory", and said that tensions between Iran and the USA could rapidly escalate to a point of armed conflict without any input f...More..