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'Permanent' peace will be discussed at Trump-Kim meeting - KCNA

'Permanent' peace will be discussed at Trump-Kim meeting - KCNA Trump arrived later in the day from a fraught G7 meeting with world leaders in Canada. The bill for hosting the historic Trump-Kim summit will come up to about $20 million, said Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, adding that this is Singapore's contribution to an worldwide endeavour that is "in our profound interest". [Full Article...]

Congo gov't says Jean Pierre Bemba has the right to return home

Congo gov't says Jean Pierre Bemba has the right to return home He denied responsibility for the crimes. Presiding judge Christine Van den Wijngaert said that Bemba could not be held responsible for atrocities carried out by troops under his control in the neighbouring Central African Republic, and those trial judges had failed to consider the efforts he made to stop crimes once he became aware of them. [Full Article...]

Trump believes 'progress made' in G7 trade talks

Trump believes 'progress made' in G7 trade talks He called United States tariffs on its ally under the pretext of national security "kind of insulting" and said Canada would not be "pushed around". Trump and then tries to stab him in the back on the way out the door", said Navarro. Although Canada and Mexico say the idea is unworkable, Trump told reporters on Saturday that the new deal would contain such a provision. [Full Article...]

Trudeau 'stabbed us in the back' at G7: US economic advisor

Trudeau 'stabbed us in the back' at G7: US economic advisor President Trump called him "very dishonest and weak". Kudlow pointed out that Trump "is not going to let a Canadian prime minister push him around" ahead of his high-stakes summit this week with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. Trump said he had instructed USA representatives not to endorse the joint communique issued at the end of the summit. "I don't understand the obsession with trade rel... [Full Article...]

Aletta, first 2018 hurricane, reaches Category 4 near Mexico

Aletta, first 2018 hurricane, reaches Category 4 near Mexico Aletta has rapidly intensified into the hemisphere's first major hurricane for 2018 as the storm hits maximum sustained winds of up to 140 miles per hour, The Weather Channel reported . Late in the week, the center of Bud could approach Mexico's southern Baja California peninsula. Rapid weakening is then expected through the weekend. [Full Article...]

How to suck carbon dioxide from the sky for fuels and more

How to suck carbon dioxide from the sky for fuels and more This would be a major advance on the current price of around $600 per tonne. The process is electricity-intensive, and the steep decline in wind and solar energy is as critical to the company's business model as the success in driving down the cost of direct carbon capture, Dr. [Full Article...]

Merkel and Trump: A study in contrasting images from G-7

In a statement issued following Mr Trump's tweets , Mr Trudeau said he remained focus on what was accomplished at the G7 summit . "The prime minister said nothing he hasn't said before - both in public, and in private conversations with the president". [Full Article...]

Donald Trump calls for end to Russian expulsion from G7 grouping

Donald Trump calls for end to Russian expulsion from G7 grouping Putin echoed the Iranian leader in saying that their joint regional alliance will go on, particularly in Syria, Fars reported. " Russia welcomes the planned summit of the USA and North Korea and notes China's big contribution to helping settle the crisis on the Korean Peninsula", Putin said. [Full Article...]

Don’t retaliate against US tariffs, Trump warns

Don’t retaliate against US tariffs, Trump warns But Trump appeared to take Trudeau's criticism personally, and denounced the prime minister hours after he departed the G7 summit on Saturday. Donald Trump is a man known for his forceful handshake. But tariffs on US imports of cars and auto parts would devastate the Canadian auto industry, which is highly integrated with the USA sector. "So we are going in with a really positive spirit"... [Full Article...]

Allow Northern Ireland to consider abortion reforms - Karen Bradley

Allow Northern Ireland to consider abortion reforms - Karen Bradley Lord Mance, the Deputy President of the Supreme Court, made the case for an immediate change in the law very powerfully in his comments in the judgment. Women in Northern Ireland are legally able to seek an abortion only if their lives are in danger or they are at risk of serious long-term physical or mental harm. [Full Article...]

Putnam: Background checks were done; my office didn't check them

Putnam: Background checks were done; my office didn't check them Last year, an Office of Inspector General investigation found that in February 2016 the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services was not using results from the National Instant Criminal Background Check System that ensures applicants who want to carry a gun do not have a disqualifying history in other states. [Full Article...]

Merkel faces 1st question time in German parliament

Merkel faces 1st question time in German parliament Merkel responded that the Group of Seven leading powers, as it now is, is defined by having members who respect global law, and Russia's annexation of Crimea was a "flagrant breach" of that. "Of course I will try to speak with the American president on the current problems we have, especially with regard to Iran and with regard to trade tariffs", she said. [Full Article...]

Afghan Govt Welcomes Taliban Ceasefire

Afghan Govt Welcomes Taliban Ceasefire Ghani also thanked the United States after Gen. John Nicholson, commander of U.S. and global forces in Afghanistan , said they would respect the Afghan's government cease-fire, not including USA counterterror efforts against al Qaeda and ISIS in the region. [Full Article...]

Trump demands end to 'unfair' trade after G7 summit

Trump demands end to 'unfair' trade after G7 summit Trump followed it up with a second post that targeted Canada's auto and dairy industries: "PM Justin Trudeau of Canada acted so meek and mild during our @G7 meetings only to give a news conference after I left saying that, "US Tariffs were kind of insulting" and he 'will not be pushed around.' Very dishonest & weak". [Full Article...]

Senators approve pot legalization bill with dozens of amendments

Senators approve pot legalization bill with dozens of amendments Gardner said the bill had about four or six co-sponsors on the Senate side but admitted that there was a "significant education push we have to do" to garner more support. In response, Gardner, a member of Senate leadership as chairman of the National Republican Senatorial Committee , said he would no longer block confirmation of Trump's nominees to several Justice Department posts . [Full Article...]

Lewis Hamilton concerned Mercedes engine setback could ruin victory chances in Canada

Lewis Hamilton concerned Mercedes engine setback could ruin victory chances in Canada Mercedes had intended for its works team and customer outfits Force India and Williams to run their second F1 power units of the campaign in Montreal this weekend. Stroll also took time to cast his mind back to 2017, commenting: "I had a great race here, first points in Formula 1 and I'm looking forward to this year". [Full Article...]

India, China ink 2 MoUs, Xi accepts Modi’s invite for informal summit

India, China ink 2 MoUs, Xi accepts Modi’s invite for informal summit Xi's visit will be preceded by a flurry of high-level meetings this year, including meetings between the foreign, defence and home ministers and the national security advisers. "Met this year's Shanghai Cooperation Organisation host, President Xi Jinping this evening", Modi tweeted . They agreed on the importance of maintaining peace and tranquillity along the border and continuing strategic ... [Full Article...]

I'll 'feel' if Kim Jong Un is serious at summit

I'll 'feel' if Kim Jong Un is serious at summit The upcoming meeting will be held at the Capella Hotel on Sentosa island in Singapore , the White House confirmed. However, Trump, before leaving to attend the Group of Seven summit in Canada , was asked whether Rodman was invited to Singapore and he said, "No, he wasn't". [Full Article...]

Meghan Makes Buckingham Palace Balcony Debut with Queen Elizabeth

Meghan Makes Buckingham Palace Balcony Debut with Queen Elizabeth The newlyweds joined the rest of the royal family while riding in horse-drawn carriages to Buckingham Palace , where they all appeared together on the balcony. All of the Royal Family was in attendance. Princess Charlotte , meanwhile, took a mini tumble that resulted in some tears: Right as she was peeking out over the balcony's balustrade, the munchkin lost her balance and fell backwards... [Full Article...]

Trump repeats he'd quit Nafta and may seek separate talks

Trump repeats he'd quit Nafta and may seek separate talks Eventually, Trump left earlier than expected and went to Singapore to meet with Kim Jong-un. Hours before he boarded Air Force One to fly to Quebec for the G7 meeting, U.S. "With one country we have $375 billion in trade deficits". President Donald Trump on Friday kept up his attacks on USA allies ahead of his trip to the Group of Seven summit in remote Quebec. [Full Article...]


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