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Former US national security adviser Brzezinski dies

Zbigniew Brzezinski, a former US national security adviser, died on Friday, his family said. He was 89.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 12:12:06

One govt investigator shot dead, three others injured in northern Mexico

A government investigator was killed and three other people were injured on Thursday evening when gunmen attacked a prosecutor's office in the town of Villa Ahumanda, in the northern state of Chihuahua.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 10:59:44

Supreme Court judge doubts validity of accusations against President Temer

Gilmar Mendes, who sits on Brazil's Supreme Court (STF), on Friday said the Court should discuss further the confession made by JBS owner Joesley Batista, which placed corruption allegations on President Michel Temer.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 10:56:15

Small plane crash-lands at Michigan airport

A Cessna plane crash-landed at a Michigan airport on Friday afternoon, leaving two people on board injured.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 10:55:51

Pentagon plans first test of ICBM intercept: US media

The US Defense Ministry is planning a test to intercept an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) for the first time next week, US media reported Friday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/27 10:38:25

Kushner under FBI's Russia probe

President Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner, a senior White House adviser, is under scrutiny by the FBI in the Russia probe, the Washington Post and NBC News reported Thursday.
Source: Reuters | 2017/5/27 0:33:38

Trump accuses EU allies of owing large sums of money

US President Donald Trump's accusation that the NATO members owe "massive amounts of money" shows the divergences between the US and its EU allies on NATO's role in solving global issues and would alienate Washington's closest allies, a Chinese expert said.
Source: Agencies-Global Times | 2017/5/27 0:23:39

Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner under FBI investigation: Media

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has put Jared Kushner, US President Donald Trump's son-in-law, on the list of its targets under scrutiny regarding alleged collusion with Russia, US media reported Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/26 13:50:20

"Flags-In" ceremony held at Arlington National Cemetery in US

A soldier from the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment places flags at grave sites during the "Flags-In" ceremony at the Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, the United States, on May 25, 2017. More than 1,000 soldiers placed flags for over 284,000 graves in the cemetery ahead of Memorial Day, the last Monday of May.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/26 8:50:52

Intelligence sharing between Britain, US resumes: BBC

Information sharing has restored between Britain and US, the BBC reported on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/26 7:51:03

White House promises investigation after leaks over Manchester bombing

US President Donald Trump on Thursday promised to probe into leaks of Manchester bombing investigation leads that have upsetted the United Kingdom.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/26 7:42:31

Trump cries foul over burden sharing at NATO summit

US President Donald Trump on Thursday used the occasion of his maiden summit with NATO leaders to, once again, remind his fellow NATO alliance leaders for not being "fair" to US taxpayers.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/26 7:40:53

89 prisoners break out of Brazilian jail through 30-meter tunnel

At least 89 prisoners escaped from a prison in the northern Brazilian state of Rio Grande de Norte, getting out through a 30-meter tunnel, official sources said on Thursday.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/26 7:39:51

Corruption scandal deepens Brazil crisis

Brazilian soldiers deployed Wednesday to defend government buildings in the capital Brasilia after protesters demanding the exit of President Michel Temer smashed their way into ministries and fought with riot police.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/25 22:53:40

US to mark 1st national Poppy Day

Long an international symbol of remembrance for fallen soldiers, the brilliant red bloom of the poppy may soon gain wider recognition in the US as the country marks its first National Poppy Day.
Source: AFP | 2017/5/25 22:48:39

Uncovering the gods

Archaeologists work to uncover statues at a dig site where 3,500-year-old friezes were recently discovered at Huaca Garagay in Lima, Peru, on Wednesday. The friezes are thought to be part of an ancient temple and depict deities.
Source: CFP | 2017/5/25 22:48:39

Trump's U-turn unlikely to conciliate NATO peers

US President Donald Trump is on his first overseas trip after taking office in January. What message will he send to NATO allies at a half-day summit to be held on Thursday has raised much speculation. But whatever the message is, it is unlikely to conciliate his NATO peers.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/25 10:03:08

Trump arrives in Brussels amid protest against him

President Donald Trump arrived in Brussels here on Wednesday for his first trip to the European Union and NATO as the head of the United States and was met with protests against his fractious comments in the past.
Source: Xinhua | 2017/5/25 9:05:36