Donald Trump Signs Russia Sanctions Bill He Calls ‘Significantly Flawed’

President Donald Trump has signed a bill that allows new sanctions against Russia, but not without expressing his concerns over what he considers “significantly flawed” legislation. US President Donald Trump and Russia’s President Vladimir Putin shake hands during a meeting on the sidelines of the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7, More...

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By unaworld On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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Germany: Asylum applicants resort to court appeals

The Nuremburg-based Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF) added that in the first three months of this year 23.9 percent of rejected asylum seekers had convinced courts they were entitled to refuge. The More...

By unaworld On Saturday, December 3rd, 2016
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Trump supporters challenge presidential vote recount in three states

Michigan’s state attorney, Bill Schuette, on Friday filed a lawsuit aimed at preventing the scheduled presidential vote recount in his state. He said that Green Party candidate Jill Stein, who requested the More...

By unaworld On Saturday, December 3rd, 2016
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Trump breaks with decades-long US protocol in Taiwan phone call

United States President-elect Donald Trump spoke by phone with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen on Friday, in what is believed to be the first such contact from the US government since 1979. Hope Hicks, a spokeswoman More...

By unaworld On Saturday, December 3rd, 2016
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Gambia’s Adama Barrow says shock win heralds ‘new hope’

Property developer Adama Barrow says his shock win of the Gambian election heralds new hope for the country. Yahya Jammeh, an authoritarian president who ruled for 22 years, has confirmed he will step down. “I More...

By unaworld On Saturday, December 3rd, 2016
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Standing Rock: US veterans join North Dakota protests

Hundreds of US military veterans have joined activists in North Dakota protesting against the installation of a multi-billion dollar oil pipeline. The activists, who are demonstrating in sub-zero temperatures, More...

By unaworld On Saturday, December 3rd, 2016
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Iceland election: Pirate Party asked to try to form government

Iceland’s anti-establishment Pirate Party has been asked by the president to try to form a new government, following October’s snap elections. President Gudni Johannesson made the announcement after More...

By unaworld On Thursday, December 1st, 2016
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Chapecoense plane crash: Team’s home town gathers for memorial service

The bodies of 71 people killed in a plane crash in Colombia that devastated a Brazilian football team are being returned home, as the team’s home town prepares for a memorial service. More than 100,000 people More...