US expects no fundamental change under Iran's new president: State Department: 'At the end of the day, it's not the president that has the ultimate say over the ...
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VP Harris: "My intention is to earn and win this nomination": Harris could become the first woman president in U.S. history.
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VP Harris: "My intention is to earn and win this nomination"
Quick Glance: Biden's Legacy: Untranslated Accomplishments and Declining Support
  • During his two years in office, Biden lost the initial confidence he had and eventually withdrew as his party's nominee.

  • His political support could never match the personal admiration, with many viewing him only as a temporary placeholder.

  • Despite his legislative achievements and victory over Trump, Biden could not overcome his age.

  • His tenure was marked by extensive legislation that will shape the country for years to come, even if voters did not immediately recognize it.
Biden decision on future expected in coming days, and Harris is considered heir apparent
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Biden decision on future expected in coming days, and Harris is considered ...
Quick Glance: President Joe Biden Ends 2024 Campaign, Endorses Kamala Harris
  • Democratic lawmakers endorse Vice President Harris for the nomination

  • Not all Democrats endorse Harris, some call for a pause and thank Biden

  • Republican National Committee leaders link Harris with Biden's policies and criticize her

  • Biden ends his campaign and endorses Harris for the presidential nomination
Hunter Biden moves to dismiss charges after judge tosses Trump documents case: Hunter Biden asked judges Thursday to dismiss his criminal charges ...
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Hunter Biden moves to dismiss charges after judge tosses Trump documents ...
Lou Dobbs, the controversial Fox News host, has died: The longtime Fox contributor was 78 years old.
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Lou Dobbs, the controversial Fox News host, has died
Quick Glance: Lou Dobbs, Fox Business Host, Passes Away at 78
  • Conservative political pundit and cable TV host Lou Dobbs has passed away at the age of 78. He was a prominent figure on Fox Business Network.

  • Dobbs was an early and vocal supporter of Donald Trump during his presidential campaign and tenure. Trump praised Dobbs as a talented journalist and loyal friend.

  • Having spent over two decades at CNN before transitioning to Fox Business, Dobbs' show 'Lou Dobbs Tonight' was known for addressing key issues affecting the American populace.

  • Despite some controversies in his career, Dobbs was recognized for his commitment to truth and strong opinions. His passing was mourned by Fox News Media and former colleagues.
Jack Smith formally appeals Trump classified documents dismissal: Special counsel Jack Smith has formally appealed a federal judge’s dismissal of criminal ...
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Jack Smith formally appeals Trump classified documents dismissal
Quick Glance: Judge Dismisses Trump's Indictment in Classified Documents Case
  • A federal judge dismissed the indictment against former President Donald Trump in his classified documents case, ruling that the appointment of special counsel Jack Smith by U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland was unconstitutional.

  • Political pundits immediately speculated that President Joe Biden's son, Hunter Biden, could also have his case dismissed based on Cannon's ruling.

  • Cannon referenced Thomas multiple times in her ruling. The response to her decision was positive among Republicans and garnered criticism from Democrats.

  • Michael Waldman, a constitutional lawyer and president of the Brennan Center for Justice, compared Cannon's handling of the case to that of 'an eager member of Donald Trump’s defense team,' as reported to The New York Times.
Biden tests positive for COVID-19: President Biden has tested positive for COVID-19, the White House announced Wednesday evening. The president was expected to ...
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Biden tests positive for COVID-19
RFK Jr. reinforces possibility of winning 2024 after Biden drops out: Robert F. Kennedy Jr. sees Vice President Harris as indistinguishable from President Biden ...
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RFK Jr. reinforces possibility of winning 2024 after Biden drops out
Fikile Mbalula: Zuma ‘spits’ in the face of South Africa: The ANC secretary general has lashed at MK leader Jacob Zuma and the EFF for their attacks on President ...
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Fikile Mbalula: Zuma ‘spits’ in the face of South Africa
Quick Glance: Opposition Against Malema and Zuma
  • ANC's Fikile Mbalula strongly condemns Julius Malema and Jacob Zuma as betrayers of the people.

  • Mbalula emphasizes that the government of national unity supports the six priorities of the ANC manifesto to promote stability and transformation goals.

  • Despite progress, Mbalula recognizes ongoing challenges like corruption, poverty, and unemployment in South Africa.

  • He explains that the government programs align with the ANC manifesto and the ANC majority leads the government of national unity to ensure stability.
Josh Shapiro throws support behind Harris after Biden drops out: Pennsylvania Gov. Josh Shapiro (D) formally threw his support behind Vice President Harris to ...
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Josh Shapiro throws support behind Harris after Biden drops out
Trump vows to ‘bring peace’ after ‘very good’ call with Zelensky: Former President Trump vowed to “bring peace” after he spoke on the phone with Ukrainian ...
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Trump vows to ‘bring peace’ after ‘very good’ call with Zelensky
Quick Glance: Trump and Zelensky discuss Future of Ukraine
  • Former President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky discussed the future of the war in Ukraine with the U.S. presidential race looming.

  • Highlighting the contrasting positions of Trump and Biden on the war in Ukraine, and the election's significance for U.S. policy towards Ukraine and Russia.

  • Zelensky and Trump emphasized the importance of support for Ukraine in their statements following the conversation, discussing steps towards achieving lasting peace.

  • Zelensky pushed for continued support from allies globally and stressed the foreign policy stakes of the U.S. election, while Putin set conditions for ending the war in Ukraine that were rejected by Zelensky.
What to know as Biden drops out of the 2024 presidential race and endorses Harris
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Fauci writes off worries over Trump’s health post-shooting: ‘Superficial wound’: Former White House chief medical adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci denounced questions ...
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Fauci writes off worries over Trump’s health post-shooting: ‘Superficial ...
White House: Biden COVID symptoms have ‘improved significantly’: President Biden is in better health, in recovery from a COVID diagnosis, White House physician ...
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White House: Biden COVID symptoms have ‘improved significantly’
Prince George joins dad William to watch England in Euro 2024 final: The 10-year-old was also all smiles with prime minister Sir Keir Starmer at the ...
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Prince George joins dad William to watch England in Euro 2024 final
Pro-Europeans hail von der Leyen win as rebuff to extremism: Greens emerge as kingmakers as von der Leyen vows to keep the centrist coalition strong.
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Pro-Europeans hail von der Leyen win as rebuff to extremism
Ukraine war: Bulgaria is not in the mood for "another Eastern Front": Bulgaria's President Rumen Radev criticizes NATO's course. The majority of the ...
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Ukraine war: Bulgaria is not in the mood for
Biden's consequential presidency: His key policies, wins and setbacks: Biden's single term has been surprisingly progressive and productive.
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Biden's consequential presidency: His key policies, wins and setbacks
Zuma attends OPA debate after snubbing ‘traitor’ Ramaphosa’s speech: MK Party spokesperson said those that think Zuma will attend the opening of Parliament led ...
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Zuma attends OPA debate after snubbing ‘traitor’ Ramaphosa’s speech
Quick Glance: Zuma attends OPA debate following Missed Ramaphosa's Speech
  • Former president Jacob Zuma attended the Parliamentary Opening Debate at Cape Town City Hall on Friday after not attending President Cyril Ramaphosa's opening speech for the 7th administration on Thursday evening.

  • While Ramaphosa delivered the Parliament's opening speech on Thursday evening, the debate took place on Friday.

  • Images on social media showed Zuma with his daughter Duduzile Zuma-Sambudla, taking selfies with the MK Party leader. Zuma was also captured with Dr. John Hlophe, the Parliamentary Caucus leader of the MKP.

  • Earlier, MK Party spokesperson Nhlamulo Ndhlela had stated that Zuma would not be found under the same roof with a 'traitor', referring to Ramaphosa.
GNU ‘a cruel joke’: MK Party’s Hlophe calls for ‘agrarian revolution’: The opening of parliament speech delivered by President Cyril Ramaphosa failed on several ...
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GNU ‘a cruel joke’: MK Party’s Hlophe calls for ‘agrarian revolution’
Biden campaign chair: President ‘in this race to win’: President Biden’s reelection campaign chair Jen O’Malley Dillon insisted Friday that President Biden is ...
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Biden campaign chair: President ‘in this race to win’
Zuma invited to opening of parliament but will not be going, says MK Party: MK Party leader Jacob Zuma has been listed among former presidents who have been ...
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Zuma invited to opening of parliament but will not be going, says MK Party
Quick Glance: Zuma's Invitation to Parliament Opening Declined by MK Party
  • MK Party leader Jacob Zuma invited as a distinguished guest for the parliament opening event.

  • President Cyril Ramaphosa will address the opening, with estimated costs ranging from R6m to R14m.

  • Reportedly, Zuma does not intend to attend the event, advocating for Ramaphosa's resignation.

  • The final guest list will be confirmed on Thursday at 1pm, with the opening ceremony taking place at Cape Town City Hall.
ACDP warns Ramaphosa of ‘God’s punishment’ as ICJ says Israel must ‘end occupation’ of Palestinian territories
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ACDP warns Ramaphosa of ‘God’s punishment’ as ICJ says Israel must ‘end ...
Blinken says Iran’s nuclear weapon breakout time is probably down to 1-2 weeks: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Friday said that Iran’s breakout time – ...
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Blinken says Iran’s nuclear weapon breakout time is probably down to 1-2 ...
Sarah Huckabee Sanders swipes at Jill Biden in RNC speech: Arkansas Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders invoked first lady Jill Biden, a rare target for GOP attacks ...
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Sarah Huckabee Sanders swipes at Jill Biden in RNC speech
Biden slams Trump over "Black jobs" comment at NAACP convention: Tuesday's speech is the president's first campaign appearance since the ...
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Biden slams Trump over "Black jobs" comment at NAACP convention
Senators told Secret Service had flagged gunman as suspicious hour before Trump rally shooting
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Senators told Secret Service had flagged gunman as suspicious hour before ...
President Ruto sacks entire cabinet after anti-govt protests: Ruto is toying with the possibility of a "government of national unity" with opposition figures in ...
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President Ruto sacks entire cabinet after anti-govt protests
Project 2025 shreds American values: There is no clearer example of the threat to our way of life.
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Project 2025 shreds American values
More food will be exempt from VAT, fuel levy to be looked at: Ramaphosa: Zero-rated food products include brown bread, maize meal, vegetables, milk ...
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More food will be exempt from VAT, fuel levy to be looked at: Ramaphosa
Blinken suggests cease-fire in Gaza is within ‘10-yard line’: Secretary of State Anthony Blinken suggested Friday that a cease-fire in the ongoing Israel-Hamas ...
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Blinken suggests cease-fire in Gaza is within ‘10-yard line’
Border arrests at lowest point in Biden presidency: Arrests at the U.S.-Mexico border fell by nearly 30 percent in June to the lowest level during President ...
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Border arrests at lowest point in Biden presidency
Trump's White House physician examined him after the shooting and remains by his side at the RNC
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Trump's White House physician examined him after the shooting and remains ...
Leaked memo shows J.D. Vance’s anti-woke ideology on foreign affairs: J.D. Vance, Trump’s VP pick, froze dozens of ambassador nominations over LGBTQ issues and ...
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Leaked memo shows J.D. Vance’s anti-woke ideology on foreign affairs
Scott calls on Biden administration to deliver daily briefings on Trump shooting: Florida Sen. Rick Scott (R), one of former President Trump’s closest Senate ...
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Scott calls on Biden administration to deliver daily briefings on Trump ...
Ukraine war: Zelenskyj ready for talks with Russia for the first time: The Ukrainian president can imagine a peace conference with Russia as a participant ...
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Ukraine war: Zelenskyj ready for talks with Russia for the first time
Far-right forces cordoned off from power roles in European Parliament: The two new far-right groups failed to clinch any of the fourteen vice-president positions ...
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Far-right forces cordoned off from power roles in European Parliament
McConnell booed at GOP convention while pledging Kentucky’s delegates: Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) was met with boos from party members at the Republican ...
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McConnell booed at GOP convention while pledging Kentucky’s delegates
Quick Glance: McConnell Faces Boos at Republican Convention
  • During the roll call of state delegations at the Republican National Convention in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, the GOP Senate Minority Leader, Mitch McConnell, was booed by some members of the crowd.

  • McConnell, hailing from Kentucky, announced his state's selection of former President Donald Trump as the GOP presidential nominee, resulting in loud boos.

  • Past conflicts between McConnell and Trump have led to criticism. The Senator announced that he will step down as the Senate Republican leader in November.

  • In March, McConnell publicly endorsed Trump for president and spoke directly with him last month for the first time since December 2020. McConnell described the encounter as 'really positive'.
Republicans Are Wearing Ear Bandages to Copy Trump: Some attendees at the Republican National Convention are wearing fake bandages in an apparent display of ...
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Republicans Are Wearing Ear Bandages to Copy Trump
Sloped roof used by Trump rally gunman had ‘safety factor’ considerations: Secret Service director
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Sloped roof used by Trump rally gunman had ‘safety factor’ considerations: ...
Mandela’s lesson for Biden: think institutionally: Nelson Mandela stepped down after only one term as South Africa’s first democratically elected president ...
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Mandela’s lesson for Biden: think institutionally
GOP lawmakers pledge investigations into Trump rally shooting: Congressional Republicans are pledging investigations into and at least one hearing about the ...
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GOP lawmakers pledge investigations into Trump rally shooting
Shooting at Trump rally investigated as attempted assassination: reports: The shooting at former President Trump’s rally in Butler, Pa. is being investigated as ...
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Shooting at Trump rally investigated as attempted assassination: reports
China halts arms talks, blaming US-Taiwan arms sales : The United States on Wednesday said it regretted China's decision to halt bilateral negotiations on ...
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China halts arms talks, blaming US-Taiwan arms sales
Quick Glance: China Halts Arms-Control Talks with US Over Taiwan
  • China has halted nuclear arms-control talks with the United States in protest of Washington's arms sales to Taiwan.

  • The Chinese decision deals a potentially serious setback to global arms-control efforts, with Beijing joining Moscow in refusing to discuss measures to curb a nuclear-arms race with Washington.

  • U.S. and Chinese officials resumed nuclear-weapons discussions in November, but formal arms-control negotiations were not expected soon despite U.S. concerns about China's rapid nuclear weapons build-up.

  • China has stated its willingness to maintain communication on international arms control but insists that the U.S. respect China's core interests and create necessary conditions for dialogue and exchange.
Williamson hits Biden over ‘arrogance and stubbornness’ of staying in race: Former presidential candidate Marianne Williamson criticized President Biden for ...
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Williamson hits Biden over ‘arrogance and stubbornness’ of staying in race
Trump plans to be in Milwaukee for convention after shooting: Top Trump aides said the former president will still attend the Republican convention scheduled for ...
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Trump plans to be in Milwaukee for convention after shooting
20 percent ‘very confident’ Secret Service can protect presidential candidates from harm: Poll
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20 percent ‘very confident’ Secret Service can protect presidential ...
Orbán parrots Putin’s lines on Ukraine in leaked letter to EU chief: Hungarian prime minister lays out Kremlin’s thinking on Ukraine.
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Orbán parrots Putin’s lines on Ukraine in leaked letter to EU chief
Quick Glance: Hungary's Orban as Global Peacemaker Amid Controversy
  • Viktor Orban concluded his global tour with Donald Trump, branding it as 'Peace mission 5.0'.

  • Orban's whirlwind tour to various countries has stirred controversy for his peace efforts and alignment with Putin and Xi Jinping.

  • Despite criticism, Orban emphasizes the need for peacekeepers and suggests a ceasefire with a set deadline.

  • His actions aim to boost his image domestically and internationally, especially amidst declining popularity and political challenges at home.
Here are the Democrats who could replace Biden on the ticket: Speculation is swirling around President Biden’s political fate — and over who might replace him on ...
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Here are the Democrats who could replace Biden on the ticket
NUP bids to mark its 4-year anniversary at Kololo: NUP emphasizes that the event is intended to celebrate milestones of the party amid a difficult 4-years of ...
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NUP bids to mark its 4-year anniversary at Kololo
Retired Secret Service agent on Trump rally shooting: Outdoor rallies ‘incredibly hard’ to secure
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Retired Secret Service agent on Trump rally shooting: Outdoor rallies ...
Israel-Gaza war: Israeli jets bomb Houthi targets in Yemen, military says : US State Department criticises International Court of Justice’s opinion on Israeli ...
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Israel-Gaza war: Israeli jets bomb Houthi targets in Yemen, military says
Quick Glance: Israel Strikes Yemen Port After Houthi Drone Attack in Tel Aviv
  • Israel conducted airstrikes on a port city in Yemen controlled by the Houthi militants in response to a drone attack in Tel Aviv.

  • The Houthis claimed responsibility for the drone attack, prompting Israeli strikes on the port as a warning to adversaries.

  • The Houthis vowed retaliation, causing fires in the port and potential shortages of fuel and food supplies in Yemen.

  • Despite the attack, the Houthis are expected to consolidate power and escalate the conflict regionally with support from various groups.
U.S. criticizes ICJ opinion on Israeli occupation of Palestinian territories: The International Court of Justice, or the World Court, said on Friday that ...
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U.S. criticizes ICJ opinion on Israeli occupation of Palestinian ...
Quick Glance: Top U.N. Court Rules Israel's Occupation of West Bank, East Jerusalem Unlawful
  • The top United Nations court in the Hague declared Israel's 57-year occupation of the West Bank and East Jerusalem 'unlawful' and called on Israel to cease its presence in the occupied territories, including dismantling Israel settlements there and paying reparations.

  • The advisory decision by the International Court of Justice, although not legally binding, is expected to have limited practical implications in the West Bank and East Jerusalem, home to an estimated 700,000 Israelis.

  • This landmark decision by the ICJ marks a significant blow to Israel's international standing, as it was the first time the court had expressed an opinion on the legality of Israel's occupation.

  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rejected the ruling, denouncing its rationale as 'lies.' Netanyahu emphasized that 'the Jewish people are not conquerors in their own land.'
Jeffries insists Biden won’t stop Dems from flipping House: House Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries (D-N.Y.) gave a terse “no” on Thursday when pressed on whether ...
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Jeffries insists Biden won’t stop Dems from flipping House
Biden tries to reassure Michigan backers: ‘I promise you I am OK’: President Biden on Friday tried to reassure voters in the battleground state of Michigan that ...
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Biden tries to reassure Michigan backers: ‘I promise you I am OK’
House Republicans vote to reverse new transgender student protections: House Republicans voted Thursday to overturn a Biden administration rule bolstering ...
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House Republicans vote to reverse new transgender student protections
Project 2025 would fundamentally change public education, experts say: The Department of Education would be eliminated, student loans would be privatized and ...
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Project 2025 would fundamentally change public education, experts say
US received intel on Iranian plot to kill Trump, stepped up security ahead of attack
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US received intel on Iranian plot to kill Trump, stepped up security ahead ...
Quick Glance: Alert on Trump Threats from Iran
  • Prior to the assassination attempt on former President Donald Trump on Saturday, the Biden administration briefed the Secret Service about an unspecified threat posed by Iran. However, U.S. officials indicated on Tuesday that the shooting incident in Pennsylvania was likely unrelated to any Iranian involvement.

  • A national security official confirmed that the Secret Service boosted resources and measures for Trump's protection after the warning. These actions were taken to ensure the safety of the former president.
Left-wing election victory in France: "Give us hope again": The left is in front - and many French people breathe a sigh of relief. Marine Le Pen's extreme ...
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Left-wing election victory in France:
Quick Glance: France's Shock Elections and Political Turmoil
  • After surprising election results in France, political instability and uncertainty over government formation ensue.

  • Radical left leader Jean-Luc Mélenchon quickly claimed victory as the far-right was unexpectedly pushed to third place.

  • Despite the left's success, no party can individually secure the 289 seats in the 577-seat parliament, leading to a political deadlock.

  • President Macron's government faces challenges as a period of political instability and uncertainty begins for France.
Orban surprises talks in China: Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban made a surprise arrival in Beijing. According to media reports ...
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Orban surprises talks in China
Quick Glance: Orban Visits Putin in Moscow: Peace Mission or Political Maneuver?
  • Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban unexpectedly visits Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow to discuss a solution to the Ukraine conflict, sparking disagreements within the EU.

  • Orban portrays the trip as a peace mission, emphasizing Hungary's role in advancing peace. EU criticism arises as Orban lacks a mandate for the visit.

  • Orban previously visited Kyiv and proposed a ceasefire to facilitate negotiations. Relations between Kyiv and Budapest remain strained.

  • Putin rejects a ceasefire without preconditions, insisting on irreversible de-escalation steps by Ukraine. Russia demands the complete withdrawal of Ukrainian troops from disputed territories.
Kiev searches for survivors in the rubble of a destroyed children's hospital: Moscow is carrying out a major airstrike on Ukraine. In Kiev, sick children also ...
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Kiev searches for survivors in the rubble of a destroyed children's ...
Quick Glance: Multiple Casualties in Ukraine Due to Attacks
  • Over 20 individuals were killed and more than 60 injured as a result of missile strikes in various cities across Ukraine.

  • The Okhmatdyt hospital in Kyiv, the primary treatment center for children's cancer in Ukraine, was struck by Russian missiles.

  • Kyiv's mayor, Vitaliy Klitschko, confirmed a direct hit on the hospital.

  • The attacks occurred amidst Nato leaders and Ukrainian President Zelenskyy convening in Washington to bolster the alliance's stance against Russia and fortify Ukraine's defenses.
List of House Democrats calling for Biden to withdraw grows ahead of pivotal press conference
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List of House Democrats calling for Biden to withdraw grows ahead of ...
Biden faces major public test as more Democrats call for him to step aside: President Biden is facing a high-pressure moment, preparing to hold his first solo ...
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Biden faces major public test as more Democrats call for him to step aside
Serbian President Vučić: Serbia's EU accession is being sabotaged: Serbian President Vučić accuses the West of a “planned” slowdown in rapprochement with the EU ...
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Serbian President Vučić: Serbia's EU accession is being sabotaged
Russian Wrestlers Refuse Olympic Invite After Teammates Left Off IOC Eligible List
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Quick Glance: The Unique Theme of Barzakh: Love, Myth, and Family Secrets
  • A week after the release of Barzakh's trailer on the Internet, Fawad Khan makes his small screen comeback following the success of The Legend of Maula Jatt. Directed by Asim Abbasi, the series offers a nostalgic reunion with Sanam Saeed, known from Zindagi Gulzar Hai.

  • Barzakh, the limited series set to air on ZEE5 Global from July 19, is praised for its captivating plot. A 76-year-old patriarch, Jafar Khanzada (JK), resides in the mystical mountain region Land of Nowhere, where he operates a tourist resort with his manager Scheherezade.

  • Amidst dementia, JK announces his 'third and final wedding' to his long-lost love, prompting his sons to hesitantly partake in the celebrations. A love odyssey with life-altering consequences unfolds, as the bleak landscape sets the stage for the intersection of life and death.

  • Director Asim Abbasi once again showcases his creative diversity with Barzakh. Filmed in the picturesque Hunza Valley, the six-episode series draws from the rich myths and traditions of Gilgit-Baltistan, promising a captivating blend of reality and fiction.