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‘I’m not happy with it’: Trump hits Fox News over poll results By Bianca Quilantan

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‘I’m not happy with it’: Trump hits Fox News over poll results By Bianca  Quilantan

President Donald Trump’s annoyance with an unfavorable poll led him to wrongly assert that he had control over the 2020 presidential debates. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images   President Donald Trump on Sunday slammed his preferred news network over recent unfavorable poll results, saying: “There’s something going on at Fox [News], I’ll tell you right now. […]

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That’s where the conversation ends’: Danish PM rebuffs Trump’s idea of buying Greenland

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That’s where the conversation ends’: Danish PM rebuffs Trump’s idea of buying Greenland

© Global Look Press / ZB / Patrick Pleul Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen has labeled the idea of selling Greenland to the US as “absurd,” after President Donald Trump said Washington may look into purchasing the icy island. The suggestion of selling off Greenland, a Danish dependency, will not on the table any time […]

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President Ghani promises to crush ISIL after Kabul wedding attack Afghan president pledges to avenge loss of civilian lives after suicide attack by ISIL killed more than 60.

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President Ghani promises to crush ISIL after Kabul wedding attack Afghan president pledges to avenge loss of civilian lives after suicide attack by ISIL killed more than 60.

Afghan men comfort each other as they mourn during the funeral of their relatives after a suicide bomb blast at a wedding in Kabul [Omar Sobhani/Reuters] Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani has promised to eliminate all safe havens of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) as the country marks a subdued centennial […]

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Iranian tanker sails from Gibraltar after US detention bid is rejected

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Iranian tanker sails from Gibraltar after US detention bid is rejected

The Iranian tanker Grace 1 sailed from Gibraltar on Sunday night, 46 days after it was detained on suspicion of breaching EU sanctions against Syria. The vessel, now renamed Adrian Darya 1, sailed from British waters around the Rock at about 11.30pm. The ship tracking website Marine Traffic showed the ship sailing east into the […]

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The Houthi spokesperson told Al Masirah that the rebels’ drone had attacked a refinery and oil storage facility (AFP)

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The Houthi spokesperson told Al Masirah that the rebels’ drone had attacked a refinery and oil storage facility (AFP)

The Houthi spokesperson told Al Masirah that the rebels’ drone had attacked a refinery and oil storage facility (AFP) Houthi rebels in Yemen claimed they had attacked the Shaybah oil field in Saudi Arabia, according to a spokesperson speaking to its Al Masirah television channel on Saturday. The Houthi spokesperson told Al Masirah that the drone had attacked […]

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Sudanese factions sign historic accord on transitional governmentThe opposition and military council met at a ceremony on the Nile to sign ‘constitutional declaration’

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Sudanese factions sign historic accord on transitional governmentThe opposition and military council met at a ceremony on the Nile to sign ‘constitutional declaration’

The signing ceremony was attended by international dignitaries including Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and South Sudanese President Salva Kiir (AFP) Sudan’s main opposition coalition and the ruling military council on Saturday signed a landmark “constitutional declaration” paving the way for a transitional government. The deputy head of the Transitional Military Council (TMC), Mohamed Hamdan […]

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Israel allows barred Congresswoman Tlaib to visit West Bank on humanitarian grounds

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Israel allows barred Congresswoman Tlaib to visit West Bank on humanitarian grounds

Muftia Tlaib, the maternal grandmother of U.S. Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib, walks with her son Bassam (R) outside their home in the village of Beit Ur al-Fouqa, in the occupied West Bank on August 15, 2019. (AFP Photo) Israel’s interior minister said Friday he has received and granted a request by Democratic Rep. Rashida Tlaib to […]

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‘You have no choice but to vote for me,’ Trump tells N.H. rally During a campaign stop in the competitive state, the president ties his success to an economy that’s now wobbling

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‘You have no choice but to vote for me,’ Trump tells N.H. rally During a campaign stop in the competitive state, the president ties his success to an economy that’s now wobbling

President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Manchester, New Hampshire. | M. Scott Mahaskey/POLITICO MANCHESTER, N.H. — Even as markets show signs of a coming recession, President Donald Trump told New Hampshire voters Thursday that they had to support his re-election campaign or suffer the economic consequences. “I won the election, the markets […]

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Gibraltar frees Iranian supertanker Grace 1, despite US move to seize

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Gibraltar frees Iranian supertanker Grace 1, despite US move to seize

The Gibraltar Government on Thursday released the Iranian supertanker Grace 1, which was seized on July 4 on suspicion it was shipping 2.1m barrels of crude oil to Syria in breach of EU sanctions. Gibraltar said it had evidence the ship was bound for Syria when it was detained, but that Iran had now provided […]

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North Korea fires two projectiles, vows no talks with Seoul,Projectiles speculated to be short-range ballistic missiles By Jung Da-min 

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North Korea fires two projectiles, vows no talks with Seoul,Projectiles speculated to be short-range ballistic missiles  By Jung Da-min 

This photo released by North Korea’s state-run Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) on Aug. 10 shows North Korea test firing a short-range ballistic missile (SRBM) which resembles the U.S. Army’s tactical missile system. North Korea again fired two projectiles speculated to be SRBMs Friday, Seoul’s JCS said, six days after the previous launch. KCNA-Yonhap North […]

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