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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
The United States has called on Turkey and European countries to “tone down the rhetoric,” amid tension between Ankara and the continent
OTTAWA – Agence France-Presse
Lawmakers in Canada’s House of Commons, with strong encouragement from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government, passed a motion on March 23 paving the way for future measures to combat Islamophobia.
The U.S. Secret Service bolstered security at the White House late March 18 after a man was arrested after making threats at one of its checkpoints, an official said
Turkey sent a letter to the United States demanding its removal from a group of eight countries that are subject to a ban preventing aircraft passengers from bringing electronic devices larger than a cellphone with them as carry-on luggage
President Donald Trump reiterated his strong support for NATO on Friday and pressed German Chancellor Angela Merkel to meet NATO's military spending target, in the first face-to-face meeting between the two leaders
The United States and Britain on March 21 banned larger electronic devices from the passenger cabin on flights from some airports in Turkey, the Middle East and North Africa
The United States has called on Turkey to respect and ensure essential freedoms over concerns on human rights issues and freedoms in the country.
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said he won assurances of greater U.S. support in fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) militants in talks on March 20 with U.S. President Donald Trump and top advisers, but cautioned that military might alone would not be sufficient
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will visit Turkey on March 30, Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu said late on March 16
FBI Director James Comey on March 20 confirmed for the first time that the bureau is investigating possible ties between Republican Donald Trump’s presidential campaign and Russia amid allegations that Moscow sought to influence the 2016 U.S. election.
A defiant Donald Trump has pledged to appeal against a federal judge’s order placing an immediate halt on his revised travel ban, describing the ruling as judicial overreach that made the United States look weak