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Russian FM: US Using Financial Levers to Undermine UN’s Work

MOSCOW – The United States of America is trying to stonewall the United Nations’ work not only by creating visa hurdles for delegations’ members but also by ignoring its commitments on contributions to the organization’s budget, the Russian Foreign Ministry announced in a statement on Sunday. “It’s necessary to note that the United States has […]

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US Political Conundrum Continues as Trump Threatens to Sue Schiff, Pelosi

WASHINGTON, D.C. – US President Donald Trump on Saturday night lambasted the House Democrats’ impeachment inquiry, saying his administration would look into possibly suing Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) over the probe. “We’re going to take a look at it. We’re going after these people. These are bad, […]

Los Angeles Wildfire Forces 100,000 to Flee

Los Angeles, USA- A fierce, wind-driven wildfire swept through foothills and canyons along the нorthern edge of Los Angeles on Friday, engulfing homes, closing roads and devouring acres of dry brush and chaparral as 100,000 residents were forced to flee their homes in America’s second-largest city. At least one death was attributed to the fire, […]

Iranian MP: Europe Unable to Preserve the Nuclear Deal

TEHRAN – Vice-Chairman of the Iranian Parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Mohammad Mehdi Boroumandi said Europeans lack the necessary power and will to safeguard the nuclear deal, stressing the need for Iran to take the next step to scale down more undertakings under the JCPOA. “The Europeans have neither the will nor the […]

Federal Prosecutors Investigating Rudy Giuliani

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Federal prosecutors in Manhattan are reportedly investigating whether President Donald Trump’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani’s dealing with Ukraine broke lobbying laws. Two people familiar with the probe told The New York Times that prosecutors are investigating Giuliani’s efforts to undercut Marie Yovanovitch, the US Ambassador to Ukraine who was ultimately recalled in […]

Houthi on US Troops in Saudi Arabia: Learn from Vietnam

SANA’A – Head of Yemen’s Supreme Revolutionary Committee Mohammad Ali al-Houthi called on the US to “learn from Vietnam” after Washington announced plans to deploy about 2,000 additional troops to Saudi Arabia. An “increase in numbers does not mean victory”, al-Houthi warned in a series of tweets, adding the US should also learn from its […]

Who Is Behind UN’s Worst Crisis

New York, USA- The United Nations is facing its worst cash crisis in nearly a decade because almost one-third of its member states have not paid their annual dues, according to Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Guterres says the situation is so desperate that last month’s General Assembly in New York was only possible because of emergency […]