Archive for February, 2019

After Putin's warning, Russian TV lists nuclear targets in U.S.

Russian state television has listed U.S. military facilities that Moscow would target in the event of a nuclear strike, and …Read the Rest

Venezuela hit with new U.S. sanctions after clashes over food aid on border

The United States targeted Venezuela’s government with new sanctions on Monday and called on allies to freeze the assets of …Read the Rest

Barrick CEO defends $18 bln hostile Newmont bid as logical tie-up

Barrick Gold Corp’s chief executive defended the world’s largest gold producer’s hostile $18 billion bid for Newmont Mining Corp saying …Read the Rest

UK opposition Labour says it will back call for second Brexit referendum

Britain’s opposition Labour Party will back a call for a second referendum on Brexit, its leader Jeremy Corbyn will tell …Read the Rest

British PM May says deal within grasp, Brexit delay won't solve crisis

Prime Minister Theresa May said a timely exit for Britain from the European Union is “within our grasp” and insisted …Read the Rest

This week is going to be  full of news. Day and night.

President Donald Trump is traveling 12 time zones across the world for a second high-stakes summit with the North Korean …Read the Rest

Ex-security officials: 'No factual basis' for Trump wall

“There is no factual basis” for the border emergency, says the letter by dozens of former officials. Source: BBC

Trump-Kim summit: What it's like to negotiate with North Korea

Christopher Hill led the US delegation to the six-party talks on North Korea’s nuclear programme from 2005 to 2009. Source: …Read the Rest

Trump on Kim Jong Un: We see eye to eye

At the Governor’s Ball, President Donald Trump speaks about his relationship with Kim Jong Un ahead of his second summit …Read the Rest

R Kelly pleads not guilty to sexual abuse charges in court

The R&B star was dressed in a jumpsuit in a Chicago court when his lawyer entered the plea. Source: BBC