Three Times Zelensky Mildly Pushed Back On Trump In New Interview

During the interview, Zelenskiy said he "never talked to the President from the position of a quid pro quo ". That's not my thing. When asked if he agreed that Russian interference in the U.s. "And in the event you are our strategic accomplice the... More..

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Mark Zuckerberg Stands Firm on Not Fact Checking Political Ads on Facebook
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Mark Zuckerberg Stands Firm on Not Fact Checking Political Ads on Facebook

Priscilla Chan - the first joint television interview the couple has ever done. "What I feel is that in a democracy, it's if truth be told most valuable that folk can take into chronicle for themselves what ...More..

Ex-FBI Agent Lisa Page Says Trump's Tweets Were 'Sickening'
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Ex-FBI Agent Lisa Page Says Trump's Tweets Were 'Sickening'

God, Hillary should win", another text from Page to Strzok read . All that said though, if you are willing to declare Trump wasn't faking an orgasm there, it means you'd have to then say you have a differe...More..

Death toll rises to 60 as Samoa battles measles outbreak
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Death toll rises to 60 as Samoa battles measles outbreak

He was reportedly refused the vaccine at an Auckland clinic because he didn't have a New Zealand passport, and flew back to Apia on Upolu island on Tuesday, which is hosting 98% of the measles cases. Neighbou...More..

Australia repeals law giving refugees onshore medical care
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Australia repeals law giving refugees onshore medical care

But Prime Minister Scott Morrison argued the law had presented a "national security" risk. "We have always taken the actions necessary to ensure that Australians can have confidence in the way our borders a...More..

by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Body of woman found after two weeks lost in the Australian outback

Mr Phu had split two days earlier from the third person, Ms Claire Hockridge, who was said to be "still fine" at that point, as police continued an aerial search for the 46-year-old. Formal identification is ...More..

Germany expels two Russians over killing of Georgian in Berlin
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Germany expels two Russians over killing of Georgian in Berlin

The federal prosecutor took up the case earlier this week, to investigate suspected Kremlin links to the murder of 40-year-old Zelimkhan Khangoshvili, a former Chechen rebel commando with Georgian nationality, ...More..

How do Denmark's Pisa school results compare to other countries?
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

How do Denmark's Pisa school results compare to other countries?

Malaysia has improved its performance in the renowned Programme for International Student Assessment (Pisa) 2018. More than one in ten (11%) of 15-year-olds in the Latvian school system said they were frequen...More..

Power of Siberia pipeline to benefit Russia, China: energy expert
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Power of Siberia pipeline to benefit Russia, China: energy expert

The deal was forged in 2014, when China National Petroleum Corp. and Russia's Gazprom signed a 30-year, $400 billion gas supply deal, China's CGTN reported Monday. The pipeline, which Putin has called "the ...More..

'At Least 208' Killed In Iran Unrest, Says Amnesty International
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

'At Least 208' Killed In Iran Unrest, Says Amnesty International

Citing opposition groups, global rights organizations and local journalists, The New York Times has reported that at least 180, and possibly 450 or more, people could have been killed during the four-day peri...More..

Russian Federation upgrades local encyclopedia after Putin screens Wikipedia
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Russian Federation upgrades local encyclopedia after Putin screens Wikipedia

Authors of the bill have said it is meant to "perfect" existing legislation on "foreign agents" that already covers NGOs and media organisations. An initial foreign agent law was adopted by Russian Federation...More..

Read: Democrats release impeachment report
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Read: Democrats release impeachment report

Based on two months of investigation sparked by a still-anonymous government whistleblower's complaint, the report relies heavily on testimony from current and former us officials who defied White House ord...More..

Corbyn apologises for antisemitism in Labour party
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Corbyn apologises for antisemitism in Labour party

During an interview with Andrew Neil last month, Corbyn down turned the chance to apologise on four occasions to the Chief Rabbi . In an exchange with Schofield, who said he was giving him the opportunity to...More..

Navy’s first woman pilot gets ‘wings’, Twitterati praise her
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Navy’s first woman pilot gets ‘wings’, Twitterati praise her

The Indian military has slowly been entering women into their cockpits. Her being the first to be the pilot in the navy 'would create more opportunities for other women who wanted to join the defence force'. ...More..

China says opposes U.S. House bill on Uighurs
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

China says opposes U.S. House bill on Uighurs

It calls on the president, Donald Trump, to impose sanctions for the first time on a member of China's powerful politburo even as he seeks a trade deal with Beijing. The legislation adds to tensions between t...More..

Australia says China is holding detained writer in ‘unacceptable’ conditions
by | Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Australia says China is holding detained writer in ‘unacceptable’ conditions

According to global reports, Australia has consistently lobbied Chinese authorities for Hengjun's release, however, the Chinese foreign ministry has told Australia to not interfere in the case, and to respect...More..

Donald Trump says French President Emmanuel Macron's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation comments were 'very insulting'
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Donald Trump says French President Emmanuel Macron's North Atlantic Treaty Organisation comments were 'very insulting'

Earlier in an appearance with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, Trump appeared to side with Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over his actions in Syria, saying that the country was "very helpful"...More..

Ethereum researcher Virgil Griffith to be released on bail
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Ethereum researcher Virgil Griffith to be released on bail

He also encouraged other US citizens to travel to North Korea to attend the same conference in Pyongyang. Griffith, 36, was taken into custody by Federal Bureau of Investigation agents Thursday at Los Angeles...More..

Dozens mourn victims of London Bridge terror attack
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Dozens mourn victims of London Bridge terror attack

The Metropolitan Police said several people were injured and a man was held after a stabbing near London Bridge in the centre of the British capital. Hussain is supposed to have been Khan's close friend, alth...More..

Malta Prime Minister Resigns amid Probe of Journalist's Murder
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Malta Prime Minister Resigns amid Probe of Journalist's Murder

The main opposition party said on Monday it would boycott parliament until Muscat left office. The prime minister has insisted he is acting with impartiality, and that it is under his watch that three men w...More..

Activist Thunberg channels youth fury to United Nations climate summit
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Activist Thunberg channels youth fury to United Nations climate summit

We are angry and we are frustrated but it is because a good reason. In September, she carried her message to a one-day climate summit at the United Nations in NY, furiously telling leaders "you have stolen my...More..

Trump’s Banks Must Give Financial Records to Congress: Appeals Court
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Trump’s Banks Must Give Financial Records to Congress: Appeals Court

The president's attorney Jay Sekulow said in a statement Tuesday that Trump's legal team believes the subpoena is "invalid as issued" and is reviewing the ruling to determine next steps, "including seeking revi...More..

North Korea's Kim celebrates completion of 'modern mountainous city'
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

North Korea's Kim celebrates completion of 'modern mountainous city'

Ri Thae Song, a vice foreign minister handling American affairs, said "dialogue touted by the U.S.is, in essence, nothing but a foolish trick" as he accused Washington of being "keen on earning time" instead of...More..

Kamala Harris ends US presidential campaign, cites financial troubles
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Kamala Harris ends US presidential campaign, cites financial troubles

Justice for The People. Her speech that day in Oakland, California, had more than 20,000 people in attendance, giving credence to the idea that she could become the first woman of color elected president. Har...More..

High school cop shoots armed student at a Wisconsin high school
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

High school cop shoots armed student at a Wisconsin high school

Waukesha police plan to hold a news conference at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 3 regarding the shooting incident that happened at Waukesha South High School on Monday. He said the resource officer went to the cla...More..

Trump says world 'has to be watching' the violence in Iran
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Trump says world 'has to be watching' the violence in Iran

Although there are no official figures, Fars news agency said more than 1,000 protesters have been arrested. "Those responsible for this bloody clampdown on demonstrations must be held accountable for their a...More..

Premiers to meet, try to find consensus amid a host of issues
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Premiers to meet, try to find consensus amid a host of issues

The Council of the Federation asked Ottawa to consider changes to the Fiscal Stabilization Program, which provides financial aid to provinces that undergo sudden economic disruption, so that more federal funds ...More..

Corbyn apologises for Labour antisemitism in ITV interview
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Corbyn apologises for Labour antisemitism in ITV interview

Mr Corbyn began to answer, saying, "can I make it clear.", but was interrupted by the presenter who said, "no, just say sorry". "The services the NHS provides are not on the table". The Conservatives, Labour, L...More..

Six European countries join Instex barter system for trade with Iran
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Six European countries join Instex barter system for trade with Iran

The Paris-based INSTEX functions as a clearing house allowing Iran to continue to sell oil and import other products or services in exchange. "Europeans threaten (the Islamic Republic) with the trigger mech...More..

Infighting roils NATO as leaders gather in London
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Infighting roils NATO as leaders gather in London

He has since tempered his criticism somewhat. Trump hit numerous same notes that he hits regularly in White House lawn press sprays and on Twitter, but what makes this event unique is that it flouts the accep...More..

Trump in United Kingdom on three-day visit
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Trump in United Kingdom on three-day visit

Their talks take place amid a bitter row between French President Emmanuel Macron and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over Turkey's recent incursion into northern Syria. Stoltenberg argues that despite...More..

Newsweek demotes editor after erroneous Trump Thanksgiving day plans story
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Newsweek demotes editor after erroneous Trump Thanksgiving day plans story

But Kwong talked about that the editor assigned one other reporter to write a brand original memoir and failed to interchange the initial memoir with the enchancment. The new headline and subsequent updates to ...More..

Huawei's Meng 'no longer fears unknown' despite 'torment, struggle' of last year
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Huawei's Meng 'no longer fears unknown' despite 'torment, struggle' of last year

Ms Meng was arrested in Vancouver airport at the request of the US. They're being held in a detention centre and are allowed exclusively rare visits from consular employees. Her penchant for designer stilett...More..

Ukraine leader says he didn't discuss 'quid pro quo' with Trump
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Ukraine leader says he didn't discuss 'quid pro quo' with Trump

Zelensky appeared to call out the USA and Republicans for peddling conspiracy theories about Ukraine and 2016 election. While he denied there was any quid pro quo associated with the withheld aid, Zelensk...More..

'Deliberate collision': One child killed, five injured in Essex auto attack
by | Tuesday, December 03, 2019

'Deliberate collision': One child killed, five injured in Essex auto attack

Police have launched a homicide investigation after the incident close to Debden Excessive College, on Willingale Highway, in Loughton, this afternoon. "We believe that all of the teenagers were pupils at Debde...More..