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      Donald Trump defends right to interfere in criminal cases
      Feb14

      Donald Trump defends right to interfere in criminal cases

      Washington – US President Donald Trump on Friday said he has “the legal right” to interfere in criminal cases, capping a tumultuous week that raised questions about whether he is eroding the independence of the U.S. legal system. Trump’s criticism of the judge, jury and prosecutors in the criminal case of his longtime...

      Trump Contradicts Past Denials, Admits Sending Giuliani to Ukraine
      Feb14

      Trump Contradicts Past Denials, Admits Sending Giuliani to Ukraine

      TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Emboldened after his impeachment acquittal, President Donald Trump now openly admits to sending his attorney Rudy Giuliani to Ukraine to find damaging information about his political opponents, even though he strongly denied it during the impeachment inquiry. …read more Source:: Tasnim News...

      Tehran Concurrently Admits and Conceals
      Feb14

      Tehran Concurrently Admits and Conceals

      By Pooya Stone The head of the Iranian team investigating the crash of Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 declared this week that no more documents would be shared with the Ukrainian government and that overall cooperation with Kyiv had come to an end. …read more Source:: Iran...

      Stage set for Marathon Swim World Series Doha
      Feb14

      Stage set for Marathon Swim World Series Doha

      The Qatar Swimming Association (QSA) is all set to stage the season-opening FINA/CNSG Marathon Swim World Series Doha 2020 to be held tomorrow at iconic Katara Beach, which will provide a stunning setting for elite athletes in the 10km races.QSA, which organised the last two meets of the series in Corniche waters, is confident that athletes will...

      Envoys of Sierra Leone and Ukraine present credentials
      Feb13

      Envoys of Sierra Leone and Ukraine present credentials

      HE the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Sultan bin Saad al-Muraikhi received a copy of the credentials of ambassador of Sierra Leone to Qatar, Hajja Ishita Thomas, on Thursday. HE al-Muraikhi wished the new ambassador success in her duties and assured her of all support to upgrade bilateral relations between Qatar and Sierra Leone. HE...

      News24.com | Former White House chief of staff rips Trump
      Feb13

      News24.com | Former White House chief of staff rips Trump

      President Donald Trump’s respected former chief of staff let rip against the “illegal” scheme in Ukraine that led to impeachment, The Atlantic has reported. …read more Source::...

      Donald Trump, Republican committee raises over R890m during impeachment trial
      Feb13

      Donald Trump, Republican committee raises over R890m during impeachment trial

      Washington – US President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign and his Republican Party raised more than $60 million (about R891 million) in January, against the backdrop of impeachment that threatened Trump’s presidency. The Democratic-led House of Representatives impeached Trump on December 18, making him only the third...

      Akinci’s Spokeman Responds to Attacks on President
      Feb13

      Akinci’s Spokeman Responds to Attacks on President

      Presidential Spokesman – Baris BurcuSpokesman for President Mustafa Akinci, Barış Burcu yesterday spoke of his sadness about the vitriolic attacks launched against the President following an interview with UK daily ‘The Guardian’. President Akıncı said in the interview that Cyprus faced permanent partition of its Greek and Turkish...

      Donald Trump hails Barr for ‘taking charge’ of Roger Stone case, Democrats vow probe
      Feb12

      Donald Trump hails Barr for ‘taking charge’ of Roger Stone case, Democrats vow probe

      Washington – US President Donald Trump on Wednesday praised Attorney General William Barr for “taking charge” of the case against his long-time adviser and friend Roger Stone, as Democrats pushed investigations into the Justice Department’s actions. The Justice Department on Tuesday reversed course and urged a lighter...

      Ukraine Sticks to Positions on Russia but Leaves Room for 'Compromises'
      Feb12

      Ukraine Sticks to Positions on Russia but Leaves Room for 'Compromises'

      TEHRAN (Tasnim) – The Ukrainian president’s new chief of staff on Wednesday stuck to Kiev’s existing positions on ending the war against Russian-backed forces in the eastern Donbass region but said there could be compromises during negotiations with Moscow. …read more Source:: Tasnim News...