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German WWI submarine wreck exposed off French coast

CALAIS, FRANCE – A German submarine scuttled more than 100 years ago from the coast of France has been revealed by shifting sands. >> Read more trending news The UC-61 , in German U-boat, 11 merchant ships sank during seven months of activity during World War I, according to the Wreck Site, a database of wrecked ships. The vessel was …

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Schumer force the US decision to lift sanctions against Russia's companies

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US Senate Democrat leader Chuck Schumer said he will soon be forced to vote in favor of not approving the Trump administration's decision to relax sanctions against three Russian companies linked to Oleg Deripaska's oligarch. Senate's minority leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) speaks to the media before a possible partial government closure in Washington on December 20, 2018. …

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Democrats Push to Block Sanctions Relief for Russian Oligarchs Company

WASHINGTON – Senate Democrats intend to force a vote this week about the Trump administration's move to lift sanctions on companies controlled by an influential Russian oligarch and intensify a new review of the administration's management of Russia's policies. Senator Chuck Schumer of New York, the minority leader, said Saturday that the sanctions on the oligarch's oligarch Oleg V. Deripaska …

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May warn of disaster if legislators do not return the Brexit agreement

FILE PHOTO: UK Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Steet in London, UK, December 17, 2018. REUTERS / Toby Melville LONDON (Reuters) – UK Prime Minister Theresa May has warned lawmakers that failure to return to her plans to leave The European Union would be catastrophic for Britain, on a basis for support two days before a vote in …

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Colombia: Missing Farc leader Iván Márquez re-appears on video

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Iván Márquez (left) spent four years negotiating the peace deal with Colombia's government                  A former commander of Colombia's Farc rebel group, Iván Márquez, has released a video of six months after going into hiding. In the film, he accuses the government of betraying the terms of the historic peace agreement signed in 2016. He …

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Washington Post: Trump hidden details from meetings with Putin

The reason for this is that Trump has gone to what the post described as "extraordinary lengths" to keep the details of his conversation with his Russian counterpart under cover. Current and former US officials told the paper that Trump's efforts include confiscating the notes from his interpreter and not allowing them to discuss the details of the meetings with …

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Israel 'aimed at tap Hamas communications' in botched mission | News

Israel's botched undercover operation in Gaza last November was aimed at bugging Hamas' communications, the military wing of Hamas has said. Hamas, the Palestinian group which governs Gaza on Saturday that the November 11 special forces operation, which Israel's intelligence gathering mission was killed when the undercover soldiers were spotted near Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip The ensuing …

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Pompeo says that US troop withdrawal from Syria is just a "tactical change": NPR

US. State Secretary Mike Pompeo (center) visited Bahrain on Friday. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds / AP hide caption change caption Andrew Caballero-Reynolds / AP US. Secretary Mike Pompeo (center) visited Bahrain on Friday. Andrew Caballero-Reynolds / AP On Saturday, American withdrawal declared a "tactical change" in military strategy that would not deter efforts to defeat ISIS or damage US interests in the …

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Trump has hidden details of his face-to-face meetings with Putin from senior administration officials

President Trump has gone to extraordinary lengths to conceal details of his talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin, including at least one opportunity to take in his own notes and instruct the tutor not to discuss what had appeared with other administration officials. , current and former US officials said. Trump did it after a meeting with Putin in 2017 …

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