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GOP blocks efforts to contest Trump in Russia

98-0 votes came after the White House announced that it was now disagreeing with the proposal of Russian President Vladimir Putin. The resolution expressed the opinion of the Senate that no current or former diplomat, civil servant, law enforcement officer, member of the armed forces or political leader should be made available to the Putin government for a hearing. The …

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Israeli law declares the country "the people of the Jewish people"

The law is now one of more than a dozen basic laws that together serve as the country's constitution and can only be changed by a majority in the Knesset. Two others, on human dignity and on freedom and professionalism, both decided in the 1990s, determine the state's values ​​as both Jewish and democratic. The foundations supersede the lawful declaration …

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India issues a new warning to WhatsApp over lynching deaths

WhatsApp can face legal action in India if it does not take any further steps to handle the spread of false rumors, the government said on Thursday, in new criticism of the platform over a blow of lynchings. More than 20 people have been killed by bullying over the last two months across the country after being charged with child …

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Sunken Russian warships from the Korean island can bear $ 130B gold value

Get breaking news and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered everyday mornings. SUBSCRIBE SEOUL, South Korea – A South Korean company's claim to find a submerged Russian warship has triggered the investor's frenzy among speculation that the ship carries a huge amount of gold when it fell 113 years ago. South Korea's Financial Controller issued a warning …

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Trump says he is looking forward to the second summit with Putin

President Trump on Thursday said he was looking forward to a second meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, although the details were sketchy about what was achieved at the Helsinki summit three days ago. Trump hit Twitter on news media coverage of Monday's meeting with Putin, who has strongly focused on Trump's refusal to publicly confront Putin about Russia's interference …

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US General Joseph Votel: "No Specific Direction" After the Summit in Trump-Putin

"We have not got a specific direction right now," said Joseph Votel, president of the US Central Command, which oversees US troops in the region, to journalists at the Pentagon via a teleconferencing conference. Write on Twitter Trump also appeared to suggest that while many issues related to the region had been discussed, the implementation of agreements would not take …

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Hungary was persecuted by the EU on "Stop Soros" immigration law

Image copyright Getty Images Image texts Asylum seekers are often held at the border with Serbia The European Commission says that a law in Hungary that criminalizes asylum seekers is illegal in violation of the country over EU migration. Hungary has now been referred to the ECJ for "non-compliance" with EU legislation. Viktor Orban's government adopted a law in June …

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