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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation unaware if in 2000 Putin, Clinton discussed Russia's accession to alliance

USA intelligence officials have said Russian Federation tried to interfere in the United States election by hacking the Democratic Party, in order to help Donald Trump - a charge the Kremlin has repeatedly denied. "By some calculations it was convenient for them to release this information, so they released it, citing Russian Federation". Can you imagine something like that? "Could you imagine something like that?" Putin also told Kelly anyone could have pulled off the election ...

May Won't Guarantee Not to Raise U.K. Taxes as Election Looms

High earners will not face income tax rises if Theresa May is returned to Number 10, one of her senior ministers has promised. He said: "You've seen our record". Johnson told the BBC's "Newsnight" program on Friday that the party has "absolutely no plans to raise income tax", a comment that fell short of an outright pledge.

Bloomberg to Give $15M for US' Share of Paris Agreement

May's office says she spoke to President Donald Trump after his announcement and "expressed her disappointment with the decision". Investment in new infrastructure, expected to increase Canada's fossil fuel exports for decades to come, is not consistent with the transition necessary to limit climate change to 2 degrees Celsius.

Vehicle rams into pedestrians on London Bridge

Police said armed officers shot dead all three attackers within minutes of receiving reports of the terrorist attack unfolding. Armed with a knife, Masood then left the vehicle and ran towards Parliament, where he was shot dead by police.

United States withdrawal from Paris climate accord will have sweeping impacts, experts suggest

To remain aligned with the Paris Agreement , cities will be focusing on expanding renewable energy sources for utilities, launching infrastructure projects that are more energy efficient, and offering subsidies for customers buying electric cars and solar panels.

Turkish soldiers killed in military helicopter crash

A dozen soldiers were initially reported to have been killed in the crash on Wednesday evening, but the death toll has reportedly increased to 13. The helicopter crashed after striking with a high-voltage power line three minutes after taking off, the statement said.

Tesla, Disney CEOs Quit Trump Panel After Climate Move

As a matter of principle, I've resigned from the President's Council over the #ParisAgreement withdrawal. Asked about Musk's resignation, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross told Fox News that "anybody who read the agreement and understood it would realise that this was not really about climate , this was about U.S.

Merkel slams Trump's decision to quit Paris climate accord

That idea was unceremoniously slapped down by furious allies in Europe, who said the deal would stand. Hua said that developing countries, particularly the least developed and small island countries, have insufficient capacity to deal with climate change, and need support and help from the worldwide community.

Trump U-Turns On Climate Change: Top Aide States POTUS Is A Believer

As President Donald Trump prepared to withdraw the US from the Paris Agreement on climate change, the media is rife with stories about how China pledged to fully implement its global warming pledge. Trump's Rose Garden announcement that pulled the US out of the Paris agreement was reportedly based on research published by MIT researchers previous year.

White House forms special unit to fight Russian Federation allegations

It's all fake news! "And in fact the Trump presidency has even talked about expanding sanctions against Moscow over Ukraine, and so this is tougher language than what we saw coming out of Obama". The pitch played off the Kushner family's relationship to Trump and brought up immigration, which are two no-nos for the president, according to the newspaper.

Van drove into pedestrians on London Bridge

A witness told CNN two men had entered a restaurant in the Borough Market area near London Bridge and stabbed two people inside. Ambulances lined up to transport the injured . "A van came from London Bridge itself, went between the traffic light system and rammed it towards the steps", a taxi driver told the BBC . He said the seriousness of the injuries is not yet known.

Bernie Sanders has come out with the best endorsement imaginable for Corbyn

Some think this is because of "shy Tories"-people who are unwilling to admit to pollsters that they plan to vote Conservative, for fear it makes them seem more interested in tax cuts than in protecting the weakest in society". Is there something wrong with her? Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said while May was no longer certain of increasing her parliamentary majority, she was sceptical about suggestions the Conservatives would lose their current slim majority.

US hackers could have framed Russia in election hack: Putin tells MBC

Asked about the "fingerprints", IP addresses allegedly belonging to Russian hackers, Putin said they could have been rigged and cannot serve as credible evidence to support the hacking claims . The Russian leader's explanation came a day after he declared during an economic forum in St. Petersburg that the cyber disrupters might have awakened in " high spirits " and made a decision to meddle simply on behalf of their country.

Champions Trophy: New Zealand score 291 against Australia

Woakes managed just two overs at the start of hosts England's tournament-opening eight-wicket win over Bangladesh at the Oval on Thursday before leaving the field and played no further part in the match . With the ball there, they came and bowled aggressively. But he was then run out by Moises Henriques's throw to Cummins. He returned in the 45th over to dismiss Adam Milne and Mitchell Santner off successive deliveries to complete his fi-fer.

BJP Govt honest about preventing Bangladeshi infiltration: Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal

According to Sonowal, Prime Minister Modi stops not only with "Act East" but should transform that to "action" and for the development of the North-eastern region as without that India's development can not take place in the real sense. I have visited personally and now we had an interactive session with all the agencies which are in-charge of the construction (of border fencing)", Sonowal said.

I'll make sure UN gets $15 million for Paris agreement

Trump said the deal "disadvantages the U.S.to the exclusive betterment of other countries" and targeted India specifically. By 2040, he said, it would result in close to $3 trillion in lost GDP and 6.5 million industrial jobs. "This agreement will hold all countries accountable for their emissions, and it is a critical tool at our disposal to create a level playing field for American manufacturers in the race against China and countries in the European Union to build the clean technologies of ...

9 dead, 30 injured following London terror attacks

Doerr said they are both scheduled to return home next Saturday. "He hit about two people in front of me and then three behind", Ms Jones told the BBC News Channel. The public has been urged to remain vigilant and to alert police to anything suspicious. Nick Brandon of British Transport Police said the force had received reports of "multiple" casualties in an incident possibly involving a knife and a vehicle.

Sun newspaper: Up to seven people feared dead in London incidents

British Prime Minister Theresa May says the "terrible incident in London is being treated as a potential act of terrorism", according to a statement. "Following updates from police and security officials, I can confirm that the bad incident in London is being treated as a potential act of terrorism".

United Nations chief urges U.S. to retain Paris climate deal

Worldwide leaders and scientists are saying jobs can be created in green technology, which will give the China the edge. The Paris Agreement on climate change is a document signed by every country in the world (except for Nicaragua and Syria) that commits to making changes to lower greenhouse gas emissions.

Prime Minister Corbyn? UK polls narrowing dangerously for conservatives

While both Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party's ratings have improved, according to the Opinium research , the Tories have 43 percent of the vote, while Labour has 37 percent. "You'd have Diane Abbott who can't add up sitting around the cabinet table, John McDonnell who's a Marxist, Nicola Sturgeon who wants to break our country up, and Tim Farron who wants to take us back into the European Union , the direct opposite of what the people want".

UK election to go ahead on June 8

Mr Johnson told the Press Association: "I thought it was really spine-chilling to hear Jeremy Corbyn announce that all Labour's support for our nuclear deterrent, all Labour's support for our Armed Forces was completely meaningless because when it came to the business of defending this country he wouldn't do it".

Global reaction: Trump pulls U.S. out of Paris Agreement on climate change

Trump, a Republican, on Thursday said he would pull the United States from the landmark 2015 global agreement to fight climate change, drawing anger and condemnation from world leaders and heads of industry. Climate issues are expected to dominate discussions between Keqiang, who is leading a large delegation of ministers to Brussels on Friday, and EU Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.

London Terror Attack Leaves 6 Dead, Scores Hurt In Van, Stabbing Rampage

Police said six people died in the attacks, while officers shot dead three suspects. She said police believe there were three attackers and that all had been "neutralised". The US State Department issued a statement condemning the attacks as "cowardly". The attack happened Saturday evening in London when a van left the traffic lane on the London Bridge.

London Bridge attacks: What We Know So Far

There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attacks. INCIDENT THREE - Vauxhall - Metropolitan Police later declared this incident was unrelated and was a stabbing. On Sunday, London Mayor Sadiq Khan spoke of a "cowardly attack on innocent Londoners and visitors to our city enjoying their Saturday night". Security measures were being "reinforced" so that French citizens in London would be able to vote in the first round of the country's parliamentary elections this Sunday, ...

Six killed and at least 48 injured in London terror attacks

The attacks were declared as "terrorist incidents" at 12:25am Sunday (2325 GMT Saturday). "And there were groups of people helping those people on the ground.After that I heard what sounded like gunfire from Borough Market ". May's office said she would chair a meeting of the government's COBRA emergency committee on Sunday. The public has been urged to remain vigilant and to alert police to anything suspicious.

French President Extends Condolences Following Terror Incidents in London

The suspects then left the vehicle and a number of people were stabbed. Armed officers, responding to the first calls about the incident made at 10.08pm, confronted the three men, shooting them dead at Borough Market . Witnesses said that soon after the van incident on the London Bridge, a knife-wielding man started charging towards a bar packed with people, reported AFP .

London attack: Six people killed, three terror suspects shot dead by police

An on-duty British Transport Police officer received "serious injuries" including head, face and leg wounds, as he responded to calls for help from the public, Scotland Yard said. There were also reports of some people being taken into police custody. England has been under heightened alert since a bomb was detonated at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester nearly two weeks ago, killing 22 and wounding more than 100 as they left the venue.

Flynn to hand over documents in response to Senate panel's subpoena

The House Intelligence Committee took another step forward in its investigation into the nature of the Trump administration's Russian Federation ties, issuing its first seven subpoenas in the probe, which include former national security adviser Michael Flynn and Donald Trump's longtime personal lawyer Michael Cohen .

Trump speaks with Theresa May on brutal London terror attacks

He said the United Kingdom threat remained at a severe level after the attack and Londoners would see an increased police presence. I would like to ask the public to remain vigilant and let us know if they see anything suspicious that causes them concern and dial 999 immediately.

General Election poll: Labour continues to close gap

Pressed over his willingness to push the nuclear button in the face of an imminent threat, the Labour leader said: "I think the idea of anyone ever using a nuclear weapon anywhere in the world is utterly appalling and awful..." "Since they are ruling out increases in income, corporate tax and VAT we must assume that there will be an increase in national insurance and in various "stealth taxes" yet to be specified".

Police appeal for photos and video of London terror attack

Prime Minister Theresa May has said that the "terrible incident" in London is being treated as a "potential act of terrorism". "At this time, we are aware of reports of two Australians who have been directly affected by this attack ".

6 killed in London attacks, 3 suspects shot dead

Police officers clear the area near Borough market on June 3, 2017 following reports of a van hitting pedestrians on London Bridge . "There were five or six people that we tried to help, they were young people". Three major London hospitals said that they were on lockdown to keep patients and staff safe. BBC radio said witnesses saw people throwing tables and chairs at the perpetrators of the attack to protect themselves.

US hackers could have framed Russia in election hack: Putin

He also denied that Kislyak had made a deal with members of Trump's team on lifting Washington's anti-Russia sanctions. Echoing remarks President Donald Trump made on the campaign trail, Putin also questioned the need for North Atlantic Treaty Organisation.

Defying Trump, US states, cities and firms unite behind Paris accord

On the other hand, the president's aides could say Trump accepts climate science, but that would annoy his radicalized base, and it would also create a responsibility to do something about the problem. LONDON (AP) - British Prime Minister Theresa May was accused by opponents Friday of failing to stand up to the United States over its withdrawal from the Paris climate accord .

Six killed in Borough Market attack

Multiple gunshots were fired in the market, police said. The police said that all the attackers involved in the incident had been killed, reported AP. She said she saw at least four or five people on the ground. United Kingdom Prime Minister Theresa May condemned the attack and said the incident is being treated as a "potential act of terrorism".

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