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Chief of staff says Trump ‘is not denying Russia was behind hacking campaign’

2017/01/08 At: 21:39

Donald Trump no longer denies that Russia orchestrated a cyberattack against Hillary Clinton’s campaign and her party, according to his top advisers, who also blamed Democrats for the breach and …

Mahmoud Abbas: UN resolution lays groundwork to end Israeli settlements

2016/12/27 At: 23:18

The Palestinian president has expressed hope that a Middle East conference in France will set a timetable to end settlements – as Israel pushed ahead with plans to build thousands …



Bangladesh garment factories sack hundreds after pay protests

2016/12/27 At: 23:12

At least 1,500 workers have been sacked from Bangladesh garment factories after protests forced a week-long shutdown at dozens of sites supplying top European and American brands. Tens of thousands …

The liberal fightback starts now. Can the Lib Dems lead it?

2016/12/27 At: 22:57

Could 2017 be the year of a Liberal Democrat revival? With the party reduced to a rump of eight MPs at the last election, down from 57 the time before, …

Russia plane crash: terrorism not thought to be cause, say authorities

2016/12/27 At: 22:41

Russian authorities say they do not believe a terrorist attack was responsible for the crash of a Syria-bound military plane with 92 people on board. However, the cause of the …

Twitter accounts of Abu Qatada and other key al-Qaida figures suspended

2016/12/27 At: 22:38

Twitter has suspended the account of Jordanian preacher and al-Qaida spiritual leader Abu Qatada, along with two other influential scholars aligned with the extremist group. The three accounts, which between …

Behind the real US strategic blunder in Syria

2016/12/27 At: 22:33

President Barack Obama has long been under fire from the US national security elite and the media for failing to intervene aggressively against the Assad regime. But the real strategic …