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Syria's Assad says chemical attack '100% fabrication'

In an interview with news agency AFP , conducted under restrictions imposed by the Syrian government at the presidential palace in Damascus , Assad claimed the reported details of what happened were not credible because their source was al-Qaeda's former affiliate in Syria, Nusra Front. Continua a leggere...

North Korea Missile Test Fails in Provocation Before Pence Trip

Mr Trump has put Pyongyang "on notice", the White House has said, over fears the country is developing a weapon that could threaten the US. Weapons analysts said there also appeared to be two new types of intercontinental ballistic missiles in canister launchers, but it remains unclear whether they have been tested. Continua a leggere...

Egyptian Parliament Approves 3-month State of Emergency

The parliament has seven days to approve or reject the state of emergency, but its approval is seen as a foregone conclusion since the legislature is packed with el-Sissi's supporters. Egypt has been fighting a violence wave that killed hundreds of policemen and soldiers since the military removed former Islamist President Mohamed Morsi in July 2013 and blacklisted his Muslim Brotherhood group as... Continua a leggere...

Siria, Assad: "Attacco chimico costruito al 100%"

Siria, Assad: Come sapete, - ha risposto Assad al giornalista dell'AFP - Khan Sheikhoun è sotto il controllo di al-Nusra, che è una fazione di Al Qaeda, per cui l'unica informazione che il mondo ha ricevuto l'ha avuta da Al Qaeda. La stessa fonte ha sottolineato che gli Usa non erano al corrente in anticipo del raid. Il viaggio in Russia è il più delicato da quando Tillerson è in carica: prima della nom... Continua a leggere...

Syria strike signals a change for Trump

Syria strike signals a change for Trump Noting that the United States has recently launched an investigation into the chemical attack, Zakharov said the us strike on Syria is not in line with its attempts to discover truth about the incident. Following Thursday night's strike, Russia, which denies Assad's culpability in the chemical weapons attack, accused the United States of violating worldwide law. Continua a leggere...

Bannon, Kushner meet to clear air, end White House rift

While he is aligned with other White House aides, including senior Trump policy adviser Stephen Miller, Mr Bannon has faced criticism for the troubled roll-out of the president's executive order on immigration and the failed attempt in March to pass health-care legislation. Continua a leggere...

March against South African president continues Wednesday

March against South African president continues Wednesday Amidst the large manifestation in Pretoria, Zuma who turned 75 today was celebrating his birthday with his supporters. However, the ruling party (ANC) is still backing Zuma and denying the allegation of corruption. Meanwhile, opposition parties have also urged those outside of Gauteng to show their contempt about Zuma's continued stay at the country's helm. However, opp