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Pence warns North Korea 'era of strategic patience is over'

Pence warns North Korea 'era of strategic patience is over' As the bomber jacket-clad vice president was briefed near the military demarcation line, two North Korean soldiers watched from a short distance away, one taking multiple photographs of the American visitor. The officials weren't authorized to speak publicly on the results of the policy review and requested anonymity. "And that includes the Chinese people and the Chinese leadership as well". Continua a leggere...

UK Foreign Secretary Calls Assad 'Arch-Terrorist,' Urges Russia To End Support

Get rid of ISIS, but don't bother fighting Assad. Yesterday, we discussed Bashar al-Assad's trouble following the United States strike and his denial of the town of Khan Shaykhoun chemical attack by saying it was 100% fabricated. "The government has officially invited the experts by sending a relevant invitation to the organization in The Hague", Lavrov said after a meeting with his Qatari count... Continua a leggere...

Assange taunts Ecuador opponent after election

Tensions escalated following the first-round vote on February 19 when it took the electoral council three days to declare a runoff between Moreno and Lasso would take place. Moreno, who secured 51.15% of the vote, compared with Lasso's 48.85%, with almost 99% of votes counted, has said Assange can remain in the embassy given he shows "respect in his declarations regarding our brotherly and friendl... Continua a leggere...

Jazz lose Gobert early in playoff opener

As usual, it will be a balancing act for Doc Rivers to get the most out of Crawford offensively, while mitigating his negative defensive impact. LOS ANGELES When injuries had decimated the Clippers and they were left among the playoff dead, one bloodied face rose from the rubble to keep the fight alive in last year's first- round series against the Portland Trail Blazers. Continua a leggere...

Russia Says Syria Invited Chemical Weapons Experts to Idlib

Russia Says Syria Invited Chemical Weapons Experts to Idlib Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Moallem said Friday's meeting sent a "strong message" to Washington. Iran's Mohammad Javad Zarif emphasized that the participants agreed that unilateral actions by the US were unacceptable. "Within the framework of the Organization for Prohibition of Chemical Weapons and the United Nations, we will insist on the immediate dispatch of inspectors both to the site of the... Continua a leggere...

Turkey's Erdogan claims victory in referendum to expand powers

The expanded powers secured by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in a referendum yesterday, after he survived last year's coup attempt, will force the U.S.to work with an increasingly
autocratic regime to maintain it as a stabilizing force in the Middle East. Continua a leggere...

Fierce clashes rock Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon

Fierce clashes rock Palestinian refugee camp in Lebanon Inside the camp, Palestinian charitable groups distri