Trump knew exactly what was going on in Ukraine: Lev Parnas
Parnas said he was working as part of Trump’s legal team and that Giuliani would tell Ukrainian officials that Parnas was working on behalf of Trump so the Ukrainians would take him seriously.
Donald Trump asserts Iran is 'standing down,' vows to continue pressure
Trump said that US would immediately be imposing "additional punishin...
Take Five: World market themes for the week ahead
Geopolitics overshadowed monetary policy for the first time in many months in early January...
Trump impeachment: US President insists he doesn't know Lev Parnas despite claims
President Donald Trump is denying knowing a close associate of his personal lawyer, Rudy Giuliani, who is claiming Trump was directly involv...
India, Iran should work to expedite Chabahar Port development, connectivity to Afghanistan: Zarif
Despite the US exempting India from sanctions imposed on Iran for the development of the port in Novermber 2018, the European and Chinese suppliers who had bagged contracts to supply equipment for the port have been reluctant to deliver, fearing adverse impact on their business with the US.
'Who is she?' - US Treasury chief takes swipe at Thunberg
At a press briefing at the World Economic Forum in the Swiss town of Davos, Mnuchin took a swipe at the 17-year-old environmental campaigner for her recommendation that both the public and private sectors should divest from fossil fuels.
US House votes to curb Donald Trump war power on Iran
The mostly symbolic but politically charged vote, 224 to 194, was largely along party lines. The resolution was introduced by Democrats after Trump’s order to kill an Iranian commander and retaliatory missile strikes by Tehran dramatically escalated tensions and raised fears of a devastating war between the two foes.
Donald Trump ups Iran accusations, says 4 US embassies targeted
President Donald Trump and his top officials offered a string of fresh explanations Friday, with Trump now contending Iranian militants had planned major attacks on four U.S. embassies.
Taliban aim to sign deal with US by end of month: Report
"We have agreed to scale down military operations in days leading up to the signing of the peace agreement with the United States," Shaheen said. He added that the Taliban were "optimistic" a deal with Washington could be signed before the end of the month and that the reduction in fighting across the country would also include the targeting of Afghan forces.
Interested in diplomacy but not in negotiating with the US: Iran's foreign minister
Iran's Foreign Minister Javad Zarif said Iran incurred hundreds of billions of dollars in damages because of current tensions. Referring to the Ukrainian jetliner that crashed earlier this week killing all 176 aboard, Zarif said shooting down of the civilian plane was a mistake.
Canada business chief lashes Trump over Iran plane crash
Maple Leaf Foods chief executive Michael McCain said late Sunday in a Twitter message that a colleague lost his wife and child to a "needless, irresponsible series of events in Iran."
U.S. clean energy investment hits new record despite Trump administration views
Clean energy investment in the United States surged to a fresh record of $55.5 billion last year, despite the government's attempts to roll back supportive policies.
Russia says urging Gulf nations to consider a joint security mechanism
"We have been suggesting to the Gulf countries to think about collective security mechanisms ... starting with confidence building measures and inviting each other to military exercises," Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told a security conference in Delhi. "Since I mentioned about Persian Gulf, we are very much concerned about what is going in there," Lavrov said.
'Saved a lot of lives' in Soleimani attack: Donald Trump
President Donald Trump defended the targeted killing last week of Iran's top general Qassem Soleimani, saying the United States "saved a lot...
Outgoing Indian envoy to US Harsh Vardhan Shringla meets President Donald Trump
Ahead of her visit here this week, Ambassador Alice Wells, Acting Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia, described Mr Shringla as the "Captain of India-US relationship." Wells also said that Shringla would play an important part in the India-US relations to achieve its potential.
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