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November 16, 2017 11:19 AM Lebanese Hariri expected in France after Macron invitation

Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri may soon be able to clarify whether he really means to resign, after French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday invited him to France. The surprise move came 11 days after Hariri announced his resignation from the Saudi capital Riyadh, and hours after Lebanon’s president, Michel Aoun, openly accused Saudi Arabia 21

November 1, 2017 3:32 AM South Korea rules out any war with North

South Korea’s president will never permit armed conflict on the peninsula, he said today, in a pointed message to Donald Trump to abandon thoughts of war in advance of his visit to Seoul next week. In a nationally televised speech to the country’s parliament, Moon Jae-in also said that, although it will not tolerate a nuclear-armed North Korea, the South 18

October 30, 2017 10:23 PM Nigeria Signs Pact With Russia To Build Nuclear Power Plant

Russia has signed agreements with Nigeria to build and operate a nuclear power plant, reports Bloomberg. Feasibility studies for the plant and a research center construction will include site screening, capacity, financing, and time frames of the projects, state-owned Russian nuclear company Rosatom said in an emailed statement. The nations in 2009 signed 17

October 28, 2017 5:33 AM The Iran nuclear deal collapse – Sonny Atumah

The United States President Donald Trump a fortnight ago decertified the Iranian Nuclear Accord entered into in Vienna, Austria in July 2015. The deal limited Iran’s capacity to civilian nuclear programme for power and medical purposes. The United States was empowered to watch over Iran with the US President required to certify that Iran complied with the agreement 21

October 21, 2017 1:50 AM S/Africa’s President Zuma in trouble after Imo visit

South Africa’s National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) said it had given President Jacob Zuma till Nov. 30 to make submissions before it. According to the authority, Zuma’s submission would make it decide whether to reinstate 783 corruption charges filed against him before becoming the president. The NPA said on Friday that any further representations by the South 20

October 19, 2017 11:03 AM Catalonia crisis: A slow, dangerous game of political chess

Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy is expected in Brussels on Thursday as planned for a summit of EU leaders but don't be fooled: all is not well at home. Spain is in the midst of a huge constitutional crisis. For the first time ever since the Spanish constitution was written back in 1978, a government is triggering Article 155 which can result in the suspension 35

October 14, 2017 4:12 AM Iran nuclear deal: Global powers stand by pact despite Trump threat

Global powers, including key US allies, have said they will stand by the Iran nuclear deal which US President Donald Trump has threatened to tear apart. Mr Trump said on Friday that he would stop signing off on the agreement. The UK, France and Germany responded that the pact was "in our shared national security interest". The EU said it was "not up to any single 30

October 14, 2017 12:01 AM Assessing Trump’s Criticisms of Iran and the Nuclear Deal

“Any attempt to renege or decertify or impose sanctions again has a tremendously negative impact on the current moderates in Iran” who support Mr. Rouhani and, in turn, would fuel hard-liners, Mr. Amanat said. Mr. Trump misled about the deal’s “immediate financial boost” to Iran. Mr. Trump claimed that the deal gave Iran “over $100 billion its government 34

October 13, 2017 7:30 PM Iran nuclear deal: Trump's speech in full

Thank you very much. My fellow Americans: As President of the United States, my highest obligation is to ensure the safety and security of the American people. History has shown that the longer we ignore a threat, the more dangerous that threat becomes. For this reason, upon taking office, I've ordered a complete strategic review of our policy toward 31

October 13, 2017 3:45 PM Trump To Put Iran Nuclear Deal In Limbo By Refusing To Certify

President Trump speaks to the media before boarding Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House on Oct. 7. President Trump is expected to strike a formal blow against the Iran nuclear deal Friday afternoon. But he will stop short of asking Congress to re-impose sanctions on Tehran. Instead, the president will urge lawmakers to pass a new law, spelling 28