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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump has fired off another Twitter broadside, attacking China over alleged currency manipulation and foreign policy, as he elects retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, a presidential rival-turned-supporter, to serve as the head of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Cansu Çamlıbel - ROME
The United States will not give up its support for Kurdish groups in Syria and Iraq despite Turkey’s opposition, former U.S. Assistant Secretary of Defense Mary Beth Long has stated
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump said Dec. 1 that he has picked the tough-talking retired general James Mattis to be his defense secretary as he kicked off his post-election “thank you tour” by railing against globalization, promising the return of manufacturing jobs to American workers, and vowing to shut U.S. borders to some Middle East migrants.
OAKLAND - Agence France-Presse
Fire crews in California worked into the night on Dec. 3 sifting through the remains of a warehouse gutted by a blaze during a rave party, with officials saying they fear the death toll could reach 40
LA UNION, Colombia – Reuters
The plane that crashed in Colombia virtually wiping out an entire Brazilian football team was running out of fuel, had no electrical power, and was preparing for an emergency landing, according to the pilot’s final words.
SANTIAGO DE CUBA – Agence France-Presse
Cuban President Raul Castro has pledged to uphold his brother Fidel’s socialist revolution at a massive rally in honor of the communist icon before his burial
OGOTA – The Associated Press
The Congress formally ratified a revised peace agreement with Colombia’s biggest leftist rebel group, capping a torturous four years of negotiations, a stunning referendum rejection, last-minute compromises and two signing ceremonies.
WASHINGTON – Agence France-Presse
President-elect Donald Trump sent a dismissive tweet in response to a comedy sketch that mocked his penchant for sending tweets
Brazilian prosecutors running a giant corruption probe threatened to quit Nov. 30 over what they said was intimidation by members of the graft-plagued Congress, many of whom face investigation.
WASHINGTON/BEIJING - Reuters
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump spoke by phone with President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan, but China, which considers the self-ruled island its own, said it was confident Washington's "one China" policy would not change
Salim Uzun - ANTALYA
Donald Trump Jr., the son of U.S. president-elect Donald Trump, recently visited the southern resort of Antalya for a hunting trip, upon the invitation of a Turkish businessman