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    Trump, Putin in first formal phone call agree to cooperate in fight against terrorism
    Jan29

    Trump, Putin in first formal phone call agree to cooperate in fight against terrorism

    US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin pledged cooperation in fighting the Islamic State, the two sides said, as the pair seek to reverse tension after Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, its support for Syria,and allegations that Russian hackers sought to sway the US election. “The positive call was a significant start to...

    Trump, Putin discuss stabilizing ties, says Moscow
    Jan29

    Trump, Putin discuss stabilizing ties, says Moscow

    New York, Jan 29: Moscow has said that Russian President Vladimir Putin in a phone call to U.S. President Donald Trump talked about stabilizing the relationship between the two nations along with several other subjects. It was Trump’s first phone conversation with the Russian President since he took office last week, and one whose outcome...

    Merkel’s Bavarian ally calls for quick end to Russian sanctions
    Jan29

    Merkel’s Bavarian ally calls for quick end to Russian sanctions

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The leader of Bavaria’s sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats called for ending sanctions imposed against Russia by Europe and the United States for its invasion of Crimea and its military actions in Ukraine. …read more Source: Libya...

    Chancellor Merkel and President Trump discuss conflicts, importance of NATO
    Jan29

    Chancellor Merkel and President Trump discuss conflicts, importance of NATO

    In a telephone discussion, the leaders of Germany and the US discussed conflicts in the Middle East and Ukraine, relations with Russia and the importance of NATO. Trump had spoken earlier with President Putin. …read more Source:...

    Merkel’s Bavarian ally calls for quick end to Russian sanctions
    Jan29

    Merkel’s Bavarian ally calls for quick end to Russian sanctions

    BERLIN – The leader of Bavaria’s sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats called for ending sanctions imposed against Russia by Europe and the United States for its invasion of Crimea and its military actions in Ukraine. … …read more Source:...

    Merkel’s Bavarian ally calls for quick end to Russian sanctions
    Jan29

    Merkel’s Bavarian ally calls for quick end to Russian sanctions

    BERLIN (Reuters) – The leader of Bavaria’s sister party to Chancellor Angela Merkel’s Christian Democrats called for ending sanctions imposed against Russia by Europe and the United States for its invasion of Crimea and its military actions in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Fears grow over Jihadist cyber threat
    Jan29

    Fears grow over Jihadist cyber threat

    LILLE, France: Jihadists have yet to shut down a power grid, paralyse a transport network or banking system or take over a key industrial site from afar, but experts say the threat of such a cyber attack should be taken seriously. Analysts fear that while extremist groups may not have the necessary skills themselves, they could hire someone else...

    Trump, Putin discuss ‘mutually beneficial’ trade, security
    Jan29

    Trump, Putin discuss ‘mutually beneficial’ trade, security

    var _ndnq = _ndnq || []; _ndnq.push([’embed’]); By JULIE PACE and VIVIAN SALAMA WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump had an hourlong discussion Saturday with Russian President Vladimir Putin — the first since Trump assumed office last week — raising questions over the fate of U.S. sanctions against Moscow and whether the two will...

    Trump and Putin connect over Middle East and repairing relationship
    Jan29

    Trump and Putin connect over Middle East and repairing relationship

    President Donald Trump had a “positive call” with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Saturday, during which the two promised to cooperate on destroying ISIS in Syrian and repair U.S. and Russian relations.The discussion was part of a diplomatic effort to connect over the phone with foreign leaders from countries including Japan,...

    France, Germany concerned about Trump’s moves to limit refugees
    Jan29

    France, Germany concerned about Trump’s moves to limit refugees

    PARIS: France, Germany and Luxembourg voiced disquiet on Saturday over US President Donald Trump’s decision to limit immigration and refugees from some Muslim countries, with Berlin and Paris also reaffirming a firm line on Russian sanctions. Speaking at a joint news conference in Paris with his German counterpart Sigmar Gabriel, French...