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Russian 'agent' arrested in US to undermine Putin-Trump summit: Moscow

Moscow - Moscow on Wednesday slammed the arrest in the United States of a Russian national for conspiring to influence US politics, saying it was intended to undermine the "positive results" of a summit between the US and Russian leaders.

Trump says he misspoke on Russia election meddling

Washington - President Donald Trump said Tuesday he accepts that Russia sought to influence the 2016 US election, and that he misspoke by appearing to accept Vladimir Putin's denials over those of his own intelligence chiefs.

Reforms loom, but not capitalism: Cuba president

Havana - Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Tuesday said that while reforms loom in the Communist country, they would not be an embrace of capitalism.

Trump's overtures to Putin stir opposition at home

Washington - US President Donald Trump stunned allies, gave ammunition to foes and ignited a domestic political firestorm following his meeting with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.Here is a look at some of the fallout from the controversial summit.

UK's official Brexit campaign fined, referred to police

London - Britain's official Brexit campaign, Vote Leave, has been fined for breaking spending rules in the 2016 EU membership referendum, the Electoral Commission announced Tuesday, adding that it had referred the case to the police.

Campaign for new Brexit vote gets boost from ex-minister Greening

London - After two years of government squabbling and parliamentary rifts on Brexit, support is growing for the idea that only another referendum can resolve Britain's future outside the European Union.

At summit, Trump refuses to confront Putin on vote row

Apo - President Donald Trump refused to confront Vladimir Putin over meddling in the US election at their first face to face summit, publicly challenging the findings of the US intelligence community and triggering bipartisan outrage at home.

Tornado Trump rips diplomatic swathe across Europe

Apo - Donald Trump was fired up. When the US president set off for Europe one week ago he was bent on knocking heads with Washington's allies and finding friendship with Russia.

Iran lodges complaint against US over renewed sanctions

Tehran - Iran has lodged a complaint with the International Court of Justice against the United States' reimposition of sanctions, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday.

US arrests Russian agent for conspiring to influence US politics

Washington - A 29-year-old Russian woman has been arrested for conspiring to influence US politics by cultivating ties with political groups including the National Rifle Association, the powerful gun rights lobby.

'Shameful': US lawmakers blast Trump over Putin summit

Washington - US lawmakers blasted President Donald Trump Monday over his uncritical comments towards Russia during a landmark summit with Vladimir Putin, calling it "shameful", "dangerous" and "verging on treason.

Op-Ed: Trump administration files WTO complaint against Canada

The U.S. Trade Representative said it launched a formal challenges against China, the European Union, Canada, Mexico and Turkey at the World Trade Organization on Monday in response to retaliatory tariffs on American goods.

Putin: US-Russia ties should not be held hostage to Mueller probe

Washington - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday described the probe by Special Counsel Robert Mueller into Moscow's election meddling as "political games" that should not be permitted to interfere with US-Russia relations.

Italy's Salvini calls for Russia sanctions to be lifted by year end

Moscow - Italy's far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said during a visit to Moscow on Monday that he wanted to see EU sanctions against Russia dropped "by the end of the year".

'Shameful': US lawmakers blast Trump over Putin summit

Washington - US intelligence officials and senior Republicans denounced President Donald Trump as "shameful" and "disgraceful" Monday after he refused to challenge Russian leader Vladimir Putin over interference in American elections.

Op-Ed: To 'Make Ontario Great Again' — Doug Ford axes green energy

Toronto - With Doug Ford in the leader's chair, Ontario will never be the same and Canada, instead of becoming a leader in tech and innovation, as well as an active player in the clean energy sector, will end up suffering, much the way the U.S. has under Trump.

US not ready to negotiate directly with Taliban: NATO

Washington - NATO's Afghanistan mission denied Monday reports that its commander has said America is ready to join direct talks with the Taliban.

'Mixed signals': Putin-Trump meeting deconstructed

London - What are the "tells" when two of the world's most powerful leaders meet? A British expert found mixed signals in the body language of Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin on Monday.

EU urges Trump to protect world order, dismisses foe claim

Apo - EU leaders and top diplomats urged US President Donald Trump to protect the world order at his summit on Monday with Vladimir Putin and dismissed his assertion that Europe was a US trade foe.
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