Congress strikes deal on Russian Federation sanctions, despite Trump objection
United States lawmakers reach deal on Russian Federation sanctions bill, creating limits for Trump
Meghan McCain shares photo of hike with father John McCain
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Congress agrees on Russian Federation sanctions, setting up showdown with Trump
Macron assures Israel of 'vigilance' on Iran nuclear pact
17 July 2017, 12:25 | Darnell Patrick
Sheldon Adelson and Benjamin Netanyahu at the naming of a faculty after Adelson at the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya 2016.
President Macron confronted antisemitism in France yesterday as he voiced the country's guilt for sending thousands of Jews to Nazi death camps.
Macron urged for the renewed negotiations on Sunday in Paris during a joint press conference with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Mr. Macron dismissed those who claim that the collaborationist Vichy regime did not represent the French state. Fewer than 100 were to survive the war.
Netanyahu's visit comes just after a surge of violence in Israel, where a gun attack by three Arab Israelis in Jerusalem's Old City Friday left two Israeli police officers and the attackers dead.
In 1995, former French president Jacques Chirac formally apologized for the "irreparable act" carried out by the collaboration of "French police agents and gendarmes, acting under the authority of their leaders", in the roundup.
The Union of French Jews for Peace (UJFP) described the decision to invite Netanyahu as "shocking" and "unacceptable". He called for thorough investigation into the recent killing of a Parisian woman believed linked to anti-Jewish sentiment. "They wish to destroy anyone that stands in their way - Jews, Christians, Muslims, who suffer the brunt of their savagery".
Amtrak: Work is ahead of schedule at Penn Station
A New Jersey Transit train has become disabled, causing delays in and out of New York Penn Station Saturday evening. The trouble began when a train from Miami carrying 165 people stalled as it entered Penn Station about 11:50 a.m.
It was the first commemoration of this kind to be attended by an Israeli prime minister.
Macron said that "everything should be done so that negotiations restart" with the aim of reaching a two-state solution, as the global community has long sought.
Anxious that Mr Netanyahu is backing away from commitment to a two-state solution, Mr Macron assailed Jewish settlement construction as a threat to global hopes for peace.
The two leaders also discussed fighting extremism in Syria and elsewhere, and improving economic cooperation.
"We called for this protest and we protest President Macron's invitation to Netanyahu and his rolling out of the red carpet to a criminal, a torturer - the torture of men and children exists - to a land thief, to someone who does not respect global law or human rights, which is embarrassing", she said.
Pro-Palestinian and other activists protested Netanyahu's appearance, criticizing Jewish settlement policy and the blockade of Gaza.
Iran Sentences US National to Jail for 'Spying'
An Iranian court sentenced a Chinese-American student to a decade behind bars on charges of spying for the United States . Wang was arrested in July 2016 as he was trying to leave Iran "after he became nervous about his situation", Mizan said.
Erdogan: Turkey does not need the EU
Turkish authorities pinned the blame for the coup attempt on Gulen nearly immediately after last year's dramatic events. Moreover, a restored death penalty could not be imposed retroactively on people convicted for taking part in the coup .
Collins: GOP bill would affect 'most vulnerable'
Doctors from the Mayo Clinic said the senator's surgery was successful and he is resting comfortably at his home in Arizona. Rand Paul (R-KY) and Susan Collins (R-ME) now oppose the BCRA; the bill would likely fail in Sen.
Palestine denounces ongoing closure of Al-Aqsa mosque
United Nations chief Antonio Guterres condemned the attack, adding: "This incident has the potential to ignite further violence". Israeli authorities then shut the compound down citing security concerns, just hours before Muslim Friday prayers.
Gwynne Dyer: Trump Jr.'s emails - still not the smoking gun
Though, it is still unclear whether Veselnitskaya actually fulfilled the promised compromising information about Clinton or not. The same day, the Times' Ken Vogel reported that a translator named Anatoli Samochornov was also at the meeting.
Sen. Warner introduces changes to the Affordable Care Act
That means just one more GOP senator coming out against the motion to proceed would stop the bill , as written, in its tracks. And it eliminates Obamacare's requirement that commercial insurance policies cover essential benefits, like maternity care.