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Almost 30 people injured in a nursing home fire in US

In the US state of Pennsylvania, 27 people were injured as a result of a fire in a nursing home. This is reported by ABC. It is noted that the fire occurred in the evening in a five-story building, west of Philadelphia. Hundreds of rescuers took...

US destroyer collided with a tow off the coast of Japan

The destroyer of the Seventh Navy of the US Navy on Saturday collided with a Japanese tugboat, an incident occurred during training on towing off the coast of central Japan. TASS informs that there are no casualties, the ship suffered minimal damage. The cause of...

US Air Force General is ready to obstruct Trump’s nuclear strike order

The head of the Strategic Command of the US Air Force, General John Hyten said that he is ready to obstruct the "illegal" order of the US President on a nuclear strike. A senior military official said at the forum on international security in Halifax,...

US can use cyber weapons against North Korea

Washington is considering other options to counter the North Korean threat. The White House can hold a series of cyberattacks on software to launch North Korea's missiles in order to prevent a nuclear attack from Pyongyang. This is reported by The New York Times. "We are...

Trump called Clinton the greatest loser in history

American leader Donald Trump made another sharp statement about his former rival in the presidential campaign last year. The US President called Hillary Clinton "the greatest loser in history" and advised the former US Secretary of State "to improve one's life". Trump added that Clinton's inability...

US tax reform: Pluses for the rich

The US House of Representatives voted to accept the 429-page tax plan of the Republican Party "Tax Cuts and Jobs Act." Since this plan was first introduced, Republican Party leaders say that this tax reform is for middle-class people, emphasizing the fact that a typical...

US military reveals numbers of sexual assaults in its bases

The US military on Friday revealed for the first time the data of each base alone on sexual assault reports, with a higher number of reports in large military installations such as the Norfolk naval base in Virginia as well as centers abroad such...

US weapons options to counter a possible missile attack by North Korea

The newspaper "New York Times" reported that the administration of US President, Donald Trump, can be used as weapons against cyber and unmanned aircraft, to prevent a possible missile attack by North Korea. The newspaper said Saturday that a request was sent to Congress last...

North Korea refused to negotiate on nuclear program

Russia shared with US data indicating North Korea’s missile test-launched in early June was not an ICBM
North Korea excluded the possibility of negotiations with Washington while the joint military exercises of the United States and South Korea are continuing, noting that Pyongyang's nuclear program is a deterrent against the threat from the United States. In an interview with Reuters, Han Chan...

US plans to ship Patriot anti-missile systems to Poland for $10.5 billion

The United States of America decided to supply Poland with Patriot anti-missile systems worth about $ 10.5 billion. Such information was reported by the Office of Defense Cooperation of the US Department of Defense. In early July this year, the US Department of Defense and...

US Justice Department registered Sputnik as a foreign agent

Sputnik-Reston Translator was registered by the US Justice Department as a foreign agent. This follows from the documents of the US department. The Ministry of Justice received the papers on November 15. Earlier portal iz.ru reported that the US Justice Department demanded that RT America...

Trump cancels the inheritance tax

When a person dies in the United States, all of his wealth, exceeding $ 5.49 million, is taxed. Republicans want to change this system. As part of efforts to revise the US tax system, the Republican plan in the House of Representatives completely repeals the...

UN appointed new vote on resolution on investigation of chemical substances in Syria

The UN Security Council will hold a meeting on the investigation of chemical attacks. As it was reported referring to a diplomatic source in the UN, the draft resolution proposed by Japan will be considered during the meeting. It is noted that this draft resolution provides...

US appeal to extend UN-OPCW mission mandate over chemical weapons in Syria ‘hypocritical’: Russia

The Russian Foreign Ministry said that the appeal of the US side to the UN to extend the mandate of the joint UN-OPCW mission to investigate the use of chemical weapons in Syria (IDA) is hypocritical. "It became obvious that the loud appeals of American...

Tillerson called for the return of power in Zimbabwe to the people

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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that the authorities in Zimbabwe should return to the hands of citizens. "We must all work to ensure that the power returns to the hands of the citizens of Zimbabwe, according to the country's constitution. Zimbabwe has the opportunity...

Erdogan questions the lack of US involvement in the departure of IS from Raqqa

President of Turkey Tayyip Erdogan considers unconvincing the Pentagon's assurances that the US is not involved in the withdrawal of several dozen Islamic state militants from Syria. Erdogan recalled that the United States is participating in a ground operation alongside the forces of self-defense of...

Oil falls under the weight of rising US supplies

Oil prices were mixed Friday after recent declines, but it is the first weekly drop in six weeks under the weight of rising US supplies. At 06:16 GMT, the price of crude for global benchmark Brent was $61.23 a barrel, down 13 cents from the...

Trump will soon decide whether to include the DPRK in terrorism sponsors list

President of the United States Donald Trump next week will announce a decision whether to include the DPRK in the list of countries sponsoring terrorism, said White House spokesman Sarah Sanders. "As far as I understand, the president will announce this next week," she said...

Trump extended embargo on oil supplies from Iran

President of the United States Donald Trump extended the embargo on the supply of oil from Iran, first introduced in 2012, said in a memorandum that the White House distributed. "I determined that there is a sufficient amount of oil and oil products from countries...

US warns about increased threat of terrorist attacks in Europe

The US State Department said about the increased risk of terrorist threats in Europe during the holidays. The corresponding message was published on the website of the department. The department stressed that they are concerned about the possibility of a repeat of last year's attacks...

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