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US Senate to vote to override President Obama's veto on Saudi 9/11 bill

Sep 27, 2016

US Senate to vote to override President Obama's veto on Saudi 9/11 bill

The US Senate will vote on Wednesday to override President Barack Obamas veto of legislation that would allow the families of the victims of the 11 September, 2001 attacks to sue the Saudi Arabian government. #United States #Barack Obama #Congress #Washington #Saudi Arabia #democrat #9/11 attack #JASTA
Russia hits out at US, UK for accusing it of 'barbarism' and war crimes in Syria

Sep 26, 2016

Russia hits out at US, UK for accusing it of 'barbarism' and war crimes in Syria

Moscow on Monday slammed the United States and Britain for accusing Russia of "barbarism" and war crimes in Syria as Russian and Syrian warplanes continued to bomb rebel-held areas of Aleppo. #United States #Syria #Al-Qaeda #NewsTracker #UN #Britain #Washington #Bashar al-Assad #Moscow #Aleppo #Dmitry Peskov #Vitaly Churkin #Samantha Power #Al-Nusra Front #Matthew Rycroft
Cascade mall shooting: Three people killed in Washington, suspect on the run, say cops

Sep 24, 2016

Cascade mall shooting: Three people killed in Washington, suspect on the run, say cops

At least four people were killed and an unknown number wounded late Friday during a shooting at a mall in the state of Washington, with the suspect still on the run, police said. #United States #NewsTracker #Washington #Los Angeles #mall shooting
Syrian regime lauches new attack on rebel-held Allepo, US-Russia peace plan flounders

Sep 23, 2016

Syrian regime lauches new attack on rebel-held Allepo, US-Russia peace plan flounders

A defiant Syrian regime launched a new assault on rebel-held eastern Aleppo on Thursday as the United States and Russia failed to revive a floundering peace plan. #US #Syria #Russia #UN #Washington #Turkey #Bashar al-Assad #Sergei Lavrov #Moscow #Staffan de Mistura #John Kerry #Allepo #Jan Egeland
Iran accuses US of 'lack of compliance' on landmark nuclear deal, criticises American credibility

Sep 23, 2016

Iran accuses US of 'lack of compliance' on landmark nuclear deal, criticises American credibility

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani accused the US of not complying with the landmark nuclear agreement that took effect in January, and said American credibility would suffer if the accord was not honoured. #United States #Iran #Washington #nuclear deal #Rouhani
Aid convoy to Syria attacked as ceasefire folds, UN warns of war crime

Sep 20, 2016

Aid convoy to Syria attacked as ceasefire folds, UN warns of war crime

A convoy delivering aid to Syrians in Aleppo province was hit by a deadly air strike hours after the Syrian military declared an end to a week-long ceasefire, with an outraged UN warning it could amount to a war crime. #US #Syria #Russia #UN #Washington #Bashar al-Assad #Sergei Lavrov #Moscow #Staffan de Mistura #Arab Red Crescent #John Kerry #islamic-state #Stephen O' Brien #Allepo #Jan Egeland #Buthaina Shaaban #Syrian rebel forces
Trump clinches lead among independent voters, crucial to winning presidency

Sep 14, 2016

Trump clinches lead among independent voters, crucial to winning presidency

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is gaining ground on Hillary Clinton, a new poll revealed on Tuesday. #Donald Trump #Hillary Clinton #Washington #US elections #Republican party (United States) #Democratic party (United States)
US states it is against independence for Balochistan, says it respects unity of Pakistan

Sep 13, 2016

US states it is against independence for Balochistan, says it respects unity of Pakistan

The US has said it is against independence for the Pakistani province of Balochistan where there have been allegations of human rights violations that were flagged by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his Independence Day speech. #US #Pakistan #Narendra Modi #Nawaz Sharif #Washington #Balochistan #John Kirby
President Obama to hold bilateral meeting with PM Modi on sidelines of Asean summit: White House

Sep 07, 2016

President Obama to hold bilateral meeting with PM Modi on sidelines of Asean summit: White House

US President Barack Obama will hold a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday on the sidelines of the Asean Summit in Vientiane, Laos, the White House said on Wednesday. #White House #China #Barack Obama #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #GST #Washington #G20 summit #ASEAN Summit #Laos
Rodrigo Duterte: Meet South East Asia's best kept foul-mouthed secret

Sep 07, 2016

Rodrigo Duterte: Meet South East Asia's best kept foul-mouthed secret

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte abused President Barack Obama on Monday before flying to Laos. Here are some other statements which drew him into controversy. #United States #China #Barack Obama #United Nations #Ban Ki-moon #Washington #Pope #ASEAN Summit #John Kerry #Shareworthy #Jacqueline Hamill