Jeudi, 19 Octobre 2017
Dernières nouvelles
Accueil » Globale

Globale

Moon, Trump agree on close cooperation on N. Korea: Seoul

Moon also called for "dialogue along with sanctions and pressure" on the North to push Pyongyang to talks, Yoon said. He also said he was prepared to go to Pyongyang "if the conditions are right". During the campaign, Moon took issue with the US administration's approach to North Korea. Stangarone also added that whatever global plans Moon has, the economic situation in South Korea and the fact that he was elected following an impeachment mean that domestic issues will constrain what he ... Lire la suite »

Despite Hubbub Over Michael Flynn, Clapper Says No Collusion with Russian Federation

perth_map

Spicer repeatedly insisted that Trump's decision to fire Flynn, motivated by the fact that Flynn misled Vice President Mike Pence about his conversations with Russian diplomats, was the right call on the part of the president. Yates testified on Monday to a Senate subcommittee that she spoke to the White House on January 26 about Flynn, and again on January 27. "What if we had just dismissed somebody because a political opponent of the president had made an utterance?" "You would argue that ... Lire la suite »

North Korea sends protest to US Congress over sanctions

The sanctions were condemned as a "heinous act against humanity" by the foreign affairs committee of the North's Supreme People's Assembly, according to a state media report. The North also announced last week that it thwarted what it claims was a CIA-backed attempt to assassinate Kim. North Korea has flexed its military muscles lately despite warnings from the USA and South Korea. Lire la suite »

Putin on Comey's firing: 'We have nothing to do with that'

Putin made the remarks at a joint press conference with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas after their meeting in the Russian resort city of Sochi, Xinhua news agency reported. Putin also said Thursday Russia will continue efforts to help restore direct talks between Israel and the Palestinians. "You see, I'm going to play hockey.and invite you to do the same". Lire la suite »

Final push on Syria's Raqa in early summer: US-backed alliance

The Trump administration announced Tuesday it will arm the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces "as necessary" to recapture the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa. "We never have and never will", Mr. Mattis added, noting the White House "agree [s] 100 percent with Turkey's concern about PKK". Khalil dismissed the label, saying the USA would not supply arms to terrorists. Lire la suite »

Trump retaliates on Twitter over Russian Federation photos

The official also pushed back on critics who have questioned whether Trump should have met in the Oval Office with Russian ambassador to the US Sergey Kislyak, whose interactions with Trump campaign officials have come under scrutiny by federal and congressional investigators. Lire la suite »

Reliance Jio to launch JioFi 3 in new colours

perth_map

Jio's Twitter handle further states that the company is in the process to rollout the service in other cities as well. After shaking and stirring telecom sector with their earth shattering data plans, Jio is now all set to disrupt broadband Internet market in India as well. Lire la suite »

Mormon church pulls older teens out of Boy Scouts

perth_map

Although the religion said they would stick with the scouts after announcing a policy to allow gay troop leaders , they still said they were "deeply troubled" by it. Mormon leaders say no, though they did express deep concerns when the Boy Scouts of America opened the door to openly gay Scout leaders. Clarke Farrer, the Grand Teton Council's Scout executive, said he does not believe the Mormon church's decision will spell doom for the council or the Boy Scouts of America. Lire la suite »

Moon urges both talks and sanctions to rein in N Korea

perth_map

Yoon said that President Moon highly evaluated India's participation in global sanctions against the North. According to South Korea's National Electoral Commission, Moon was backed by over 41.08 percent of voters, or by 13.4 million of South Koreans, and became the country's new president after the Tuesday vote. Lire la suite »

North Korea poses 'existential' threat, US intel chief warns

perth_map

Dan Coats said the unprecedented nuclear and missile testing past year indicates leader Kim Jong Un is intent on proving North Korea's capability. The Senate intelligence committee is holding a hearing on worldwide threats, and intelligence director Dan Coats says Russian Federation is a threat to USA government, military, diplomatic, business and critical infrastructure. Lire la suite »

Wall Street to open flat after Macron wins French election

perth_map

Half are women and half are men. Only 14 candidates have been revealed so far. PARIS — One led the elite French police unit that took down an Islamic State cell, another lost a sister in the attacks that killed 130 people in Paris. "That's really scary", Robert said. "I think Mersch gave us a big hint yesterday". Also new to politics, she said she doesn't plan to do big campaign rallies reading prepared speeches to bored crowds. Lire la suite »

Joe Schmidt: Drawing Japan is "incredibly exciting"

New Zealand, now top of the global rankings, may be expected to win Group B where they are placed with South Africa and Italy. Twenty nations battle it out for the Rugby World Cup, with the 12 teams who finished in the top three of their pools at the last finals qualifying automatically. Lire la suite »

Navy says Russian jet came within 20 feet of U.S. spy plane

perth_map

Earlier this week, a Russian fighter came within 20 feet of an American military reconnaissance aircraft flying in global airspace over the Black Sea. above Black Sea neutral waters". A fighter jet was scrambled to intercept a USA reconnaissance plane over neutral waters of the Black Sea on May 9, the Russian Defense Ministry revealed on Friday. Lire la suite »

Moon Seeks to Mend China Ties Over Thaad in Call With Xi

Trump also announced plans to send a team of senior advisors to South Korea to discuss the matter of Moon's USA visit and said Moon would be welcomed with respectful treatment as a foreign head of state, the Blue House said. China has already taken commercial retaliation against South Korean business interests on its soil, but will be hoping Moon follows through on his campaign pledge to review the missile system's deployment if elected. Lire la suite »

Acting FBI director contradicts White House claims about James Comey

As justification for Comey's firing, Trump initially pointed to Rosenstein's May 9 memo, in which the former prosecutor criticized Comey's handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server. The White House refused Wednesday to provide any evidence or greater detail. "The FBI has been in turmoil", Trump said. Trump is the first president since Richard Nixon to fire a law enforcement official overseeing an investigation with ties to the White House. Lire la suite »

Microsoft just announced the next major Windows 10 update

perth_map

The Story Remix app in Windows 10 Preview build 16193. Microsoft said developers in North America who want to build mixed-reality applications can preorder an Acer headset for $299 or one from HP Inc. Microsoft Graph is another step in that direction. This feature, again, lets you work on a document on a smartphone while riding the train to work, for example, and then pick up right where you left off when you boot up your computer at work. Lire la suite »

Pro-Ryan group launches ad thanking supporters of House healthcare bill

House of Representatives Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi has threatened that GOP members will "glow in the dark" over their vote. "Thank Paul Ryan and House Republicans for keeping their word and fighting for the health care we deserve". "Protecting society's most vulnerable - our youngest and oldest citizens, the sick and those with lower incomes - should be the first test of any health care reform legislation", said Wendy Davis, M.D., president of the Vermont Medical Society. Lire la suite »

New HTC U 11 teaser video hints 360 real-life recording

perth_map

One of the features we are looking forward to see in HTC U11 is the pressure sensing side bezels which apparently would let you perform certain actions, such as take a picture or launch apps when pressed. As for the leaked specifications, expect a 5.5-inch display with a quad-HD resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 pixels, a Snapdragon 835 chipset and two storage variants of 64 GB and 128 GB. Lire la suite »

UK Labour leader accuses Theresa May of 'pandering' to Trump

The cameraman fell to the ground as a cop auto carrying Jeremy Corbyn struck him. Highlighting Conservative policies to cap energy bills, protect workplace pensions and improve mental health provision while investing in the armed forces, Mrs May will say that she will reach out to "all those who have been abandoned by Labour and let down by government for too long". Lire la suite »

Security questions over Russian photographer allowed into Oval Office

perth_map

The official requested anonymity to discuss matters of security. But a photographer with Russian state-controlled media outlet TASS was allowed to both photograph the occasion and distribute the pictures online. The White House defended the decision not to allow any independent press into the meeting. But it's not uncommon for meetings with lower-level officials to occur without press coverage. Lire la suite »

La dénucléarisation de Pyongyang, "objectif commun" de Xi et Moon

perth_map

Dans ses premières nominations, le président Moon a désigné Lee Nak-yon, actuel gouverneur de la province de South Jeolla, au poste de Premier ministre. Le nouveau président sud-coréen prône pourtant une prise de distance avec Washington. Le dirigeant chinois, poursuit la chaîne, a dit à son interlocuteur que Pékin souhaitait continuer de travailler avec toutes les parties impliquées pour parvenir à la paix et à la stabilité de la péninsule coréenne. Lire la suite »