Tuesday , May 23 2017

Politics

Trump claims ‘absolute right’ to disclose terrorism secrets

epa05967424 (FILE) - A file handout photo made available by the Russian Foreign Ministry shows US President Donald J. Trump (R) speaking with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (L) during their meeting in the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 10 May 2017 . Media reports on 15 May 2017 state that National Security Advisor Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster said a Washington Post report that claims US President Donald J. Trump disclosed classified information to Russian officials was false.  EPA/RUSSIAN FOREIGN MINISTRY HANDOUT MANDATORY CREDIT HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES

Bloomberg President Donald Trump claimed an “absolute right” to share information about terrorism with Russian officials, but some lawmakers in both parties expressed alarm over reports he had disclosed highly classified material in an Oval Office meeting last week and demanded a fuller accounting. “As President I wanted to share ...

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Israeli minister: Time has come to assassinate Assad

Bloomberg President Bashar al-Assad should be eliminated to stop the atrocities taking place in Syria, according to an Israeli minister in Benjamin Netanyahu’s government. Housing and Construction Minister Yoav Gallant, a retired major general who led the Israel Defense Forces’s southern command, which includes the Gaza Strip, pointed to U.S. ...

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