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'Out Of Step' Trump Takes Golf Cart While Rest Of G-7 Leaders Walk

Trump either chose to hold himself apart from the other leaders or was exhausted.<p>Whether because he was exhausted or trying to underscore the distance between himself and other world leaders, President Donald Trump chose to use his favorite vehicle — a golf cart — rather than walk with the rest of …

King Salman

Trump, feted and chided abroad, returns to uncertainty at home

<b>Taormina, Italy (CNN) —</b> Swinging over the green Ionian sea Saturday, his first foreign trip behind him, President Donald Trump was in a valedictory mood.<p>Behind him, perched on the hillside, was the former Dominican monastery where G7 leaders had just finishing haranguing him to abandon his campaign …

King Salman

Trump's tour highlights: orbs, swords and strange handshakes – in pictures

The president jetted back to the US on Saturday after a whirlwind tour of the Middle East and Europe. We look back at some of the most memorable images from Trump’s week away from the White House

King Salman

Trump On Message During Overseas Trip, But Now He’s Home

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump just returned from his first trip abroad and White House watchers hope he learned a lot during the week.<p>Not about the Middle East and Europe, but about the value of acting presidential.<p>On its face, the trip seemed to placate lawmakers, adversaries and even supporters who …

King Salman

What Did Trump Accomplish on His First Foreign Trip?

Some firm handshakes, forced smiles, and awkward sword dances. In short, nothing.<p><i>It’s been an incredible success<br>We weren’t quite sure, we had a few doubts</i><i>Will Evita win through?<br>But the answer is yes</i><i>There you are, I told you so<br>Makes no difference where she goes<br>The whole world over just the same<br>Just</i> …

Foreign Policy

Here are the 6 best memes from Trump's first trip abroad

President Trump made lots of headlines in his first international trip as president. He also inspired lots of memes. From the mysterious orb in Saudi Arabia to the NATO "shove" seen around the world, here's a look at some of the ways people online reacted to some memorable moments of the</b> …


Trump Lashes Out at Media After Ducking Press Questions on Trip - Bloomberg

Donald Trump lashed out at the “fake news” media in a series of Twitter messages on Sunday after wrapping up his first foreign trip as president -- a …

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Iran Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei calls Saudi rulers 'worthless, inept and villainous'

The leader says Saudi Arabia is 'a cow milked' by the US.<p>Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei called the leadership in Saudi Arabia …


U-20 World Cup 2017 Results: Qualified Teams and Final Group Standings

France, the United States, New Zealand, Senegal and Saudi Arabia officially completed the list of teams to qualify from the group stages of the FIFA Under-20 World Cup on Sunday.<p>Les Bleus easily beat New Zealand, who will face the USA in the next round. The Americans played out a 1-1 draw against …


Saudi regime believes in Quran only in appearance: Ayatollah Khamenei

Ayatollah Khamenei says 'incompetent' Saudi rulers believe in the Quran only 'in appearance' but act in contravention of its teachings.

House of Saud

The wildest gifts given to U.S. presidents

As Trump experienced this week, part of the perks of being POTUS include lavish gifts from foreign leaders. Unfortunately, Presidents don't get to …

George W. Bush

Trump’s “America First“ Infrastructure Plan: Let Saudi Arabia and Blackstone Take Care of It

Throughout the presidential campaign, Donald Trump blasted his rival for taking money from Saudi Arabia, which, he regularly charged, has a horrific …

Donald Trump

Hyderabad Man Gives Triple Talaq To Wife After Selling Her To A Sheikh In Saudi Arabia

In yet another shocking case of triple talaq, a man from Hyderabad allegedly divorced his wife over phone after selling her to a sheikh in Saudi …

Middle East

Will Russia Stick to Promise to Cut Output With OPEC? Skepticism Abounds

MOSCOW — Global oil prices were in a deep slump. And because oil profits lubricate the Russian economy, the Kremlin was casting about for a solution.<p>So Russia’s leaders set politics aside and cut a deal with Saudi Arabia: Russia agreed to join the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries …


The Observer view on Donald Trump’s Middle East visit

The US president displays woeful ignorance by making a bogeyman of Iran<p>One of the key questions posed by Donald Trump’s presidency is whether you can believe what he says and even whether he believes it himself. This dilemma was evident last week during his visits to the Middle East and Europe. In …

Donald Trump

Trump's overseas trip revealed a lot about his foreign policy

President Trump has just returned from his first overseas trip as POTUS, and it was a busy one. From his unconventional primary stop in the Middle …

Foreign Policy

Discord in the Persian Gulf: Qatar and the Muslim Brotherhood | Middle East | DW | 27.05.2017

For a long time, Qatar has been facing accusations of being too closely associated with the Muslim Brotherhood and radical Islamist groups. The US …

Middle East

Ten-Man United States books place in Round of 16 at U20 WCup

A United States team reduced to ten men sealed top spot in Group E of the FIFA Under-20 World Cup on Sunday with a 1-1 tie with Saudi Arabia in …


The Most Cringe-Worthy Moments From Trump’s First International Trip

President Donald Trump is going back home. After nine days abroad in the Middle East and Europe, the commander in chief left Italy on Saturday …

Emmanuel Macron

Iran's Supreme Leader calls the Saudi leaders 'idiots' | News | DW | 28.05.2017

Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has warned Saudi Arabia's rulers they face "certain downfall" for their close ties with the US. Iran's pragmatic president …


Saudi Arabia stocks lower at close of trade; Tadawul All Share down 1.29% – Saudi Arabia stocks were lower after the close on Sunday, as losses in the Multi Investment, Industrial Investment and Building & …


5 scandals and obstacles waiting for Trump in the U.S.

President Trump probably couldn’t have picked a better time to be out of the country.

Donald Trump

'Trump's belligerent remarks encouraging more terrorist attacks'

The US president's warlike speeches have incited more terrorist attacks around the world, a political analyst says.

Middle East

This is how to prevent another week of terror

The massacre in Manchester is a horrific event born out of the violence raging in a vast area stretching from Pakistan to Nigeria and Syria to South …

Jeremy Corbyn

Saudi Arabian Insurer MedGulf Weighing Sale of Business - Bloomberg

The Mediterranean & Gulf Insurance & Reinsurance Co., a Saudi Arabian insurer known as MedGulf, is weighing putting itself up for sale, according to …

Middle East

Mother of Manchester bomber claims she didn't know about terror plot and thought he was in Saudi Arabia

The mother of Salman Abedi has claimed she had no idea about his bomb plot and thought he was thousands of miles away in Saudi Arabia, it has emerged.<p>…


Trump's report card for first gathering with world leaders

Dear Mr. and Mrs. America:<p>The grades are in from President Trump's first overseas trip as Commander-in-Chief. Please review, sign and return.<p><b>ENGLISH:</b> …

Middle East

Yemeni forces kill 13 troops in retaliation: Report

The Yemeni Army and its allied Houthi fighters have been defending the nation against more than two years of Saudi aggression.

Middle East

The unique gifts and customs from Trump's trip

A photo roundup of the ceremonies President Trump has taken part in on his first foreign trip, and the gifts he has received.<p><b>What happens to the</b> …


Trump official: U.S. support for mutual defense 'goes without saying'

President Trump did not reaffirm the United States' commitment to mutual defense during an address to NATO leaders because it "went without saying," …

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