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Trump Chief of Staff John Kelly Defends Confederate Monuments

Trump Chief of Staff John Kelly Defends Confederate Monuments

White House Chief of Staff John Kelly waded into the long-simmering dispute over the removal of memorials to Confederate leaders on Monday night, saying in a televised interview that “the lack of an ability to compromise led to the Civil War.” In the interview on Fox News’ “The Ingraham Angle,” host Laura Ingraham asked Kelly […]

Kim Jong Un appointed his sister to ruling body, Defends Nuclear Program as North Korea’s ‘Treasured Sword’

Kim Jong Un appointed his sister to ruling body, Defends Nuclear Program as North Korea’s ‘Treasured Sword’

Leader‘s sister appointed to ruling body during meeting at which he spoke  (Monitoring Desk)North Korea leader Kim Jong Un defended his nuclear-weapons program in a weekend speech, calling it a “treasured sword” protecting the country’s independence, state media reported Sunday, as U.S. President Donald Trump said “only one thing will work” to rein in Pyongyang’s […]

White House defends Trump invitation to Duterte despite human rights criticism

White House defends Trump invitation to Duterte despite human rights criticism

Desk Report WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The White House on Sunday defended President Donald Trump’s decision to invite Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte to Washington, saying his cooperation was needed to counter North Korea, even as the administration faced human rights criticism for its overture to Manila. Trump issued the invitation on Saturday night in what the […]

HONY’s Stanton defends Ghulam Fatima: ‘I have complete faith in her integrity’

HONY’s Stanton defends Ghulam Fatima: ‘I have complete faith in her integrity’

HONY’s Stanton defends Ghulam Fatima: ‘I have complete faith in her integrity’ SPECIAL REPORT Bonded labour activist Syeda Ghulam Fatima.— Photo courtesy: Humans of New York The photographer behind the celebrated Humans of New York Facebook page has spoken out after alarming accusations were leveled against Syeda Ghulam Fatima, the subject of one of his […]

Miandad defends Imran’s ‘phateechar’ remarks

Miandad defends Imran’s ‘phateechar’ remarks

Miandad defends Imran’s ‘phateechar’ remarks By Sports Desk Javed Miandad had Imran Khan’s back during their playing career, and it seems their bond is intact even decades into their retirements. So when Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf supremo dug himself a hole following his controversial ‘phateechar’ remark regarding the foreign players in the Pakistan Super League final, it is no […]

UAE, Saudi Arabia defends Trump visa ban

UAE, Saudi Arabia defends Trump visa ban

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates’ top diplomat on Wednesday came out in defense of President Donald Trump’s order temporarily barring citizens from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the United States. The comments by Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Gulf federation’s foreign minister, could help bolster the administration’s […]

Trump defends restricted entry for Muslims

Trump defends restricted entry for Muslims

US President Donald Trump said late Wednesday that his plan to limit the entry of people from several Muslim countries was necessary because the world is “a total mess”. Interviewed on ABC News, Trump denied that it was a ban on Muslims. “No it’s not the Muslim ban, but it’s countries that have tremendous terror,” […]

Trump defends restricted entry for Muslims

Trump defends restricted entry for Muslims

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump said late Wednesday that his plan to limit the entry of people from several Muslim countries was necessary because the world is “a total mess”. Interviewed on ABC News, Trump denied that it was a ban on Muslims. “No it´s not the Muslim ban, but it´s countries that have tremendous […]