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US President Donald Trump speaks about the Iran deal from the Diplomatic Reception room of the White House in Washington, DC, on October 13, 2017.Trump announced he will not certify the Iran nuclear deal and warned that the US could leave the Iran deal 'at any time.' / AFP PHOTO / Brendan Smialowski (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

As Trump Bashes Iran Deal, European Leaders Stand Up To Defend It

European powers are racing to salvage the Iran nuclear deal after U.S. President Donald Trump announced he is decertifying the landmark agreement and leaving its fate up to Congress. Trump spoke about...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, top candidate of the Christian Democratic Union Party (CDU) for the upcoming general elections, gestures during an election rally in Regensburg, Germany, September 18, 2017. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

Merkel's Election Victory Belies Germany's Problem With Gender Inequality

German Chancellor Angela Merkel's Christian Democratic Union and its ally party, the Christian Social Union, cruised to victory for the fourth time in Sunday's election, making her the longest-standin...
Refugees and migrants are seen onboard the former fishing trawler Golf Azzurro of the Proactiva Open Arms in central Mediterranean Sea August 17, 2017. Over two hundred migrants and refugees, rescued on Thursday by the MOAS NGO, were transferred to a Proactiva vessel off the Libyan coast to be taken to Trapani port in Sicily. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis

Why Stopping NGOs Won't Solve The Migrant Crisis

Despite being locked in a fierce battle fought on social media and played out in real life on the Mediterranean, there is one thing migrant-rescuing NGOs and their opponents agree on — the curre...
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 06: Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair leaves his office following Sir John Chilcot's assertion that he hadn't been straight with the people of Britain over the need to go to war with Iraq on July 06, 2017 in London, England.PHOTOGRAPH BY Paul Davey / Barcroft ImagesLondon-T:+44 207 033 1031 E:hello@barcroftmedia.com -New York-T:+1 212 796 2458 E:hello@barcroftusa.com -New Delhi-T:+91 11 4053 2429 E:hello@barcroftindia.com www.barcroftimages.com (Photo credit should read Paul Davey / Barcroft Images / Barcroft Media via Getty Images)

Tony Blair Says There's A Way Around Brexit, Which 'Absolutely' Must Not Happen

European Union leaders may be prepared to be flexible on the free movement of people in order to accommodate Britain as a way of reversing Brexit, Tony Blair has said. The former Labour Prime Ministe...
A farmer shows wheat crop damaged by unseasonal rains in his wheat field at Sisola Khurd village in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, March 24, 2015. To match Insight INDIA-MODI/ Picture taken March 24, 2015. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee

Wheat Harvests Suffering From Extreme Weather Are About To Get Worse

Extreme flooding and droughts take a major toll on the global supply of wheat, accounting for about 40 percent of the fluctuations in annual yields, a recent study has found. The research gives new we...
WOL001. London (United Kingdom), 04/06/2017.- British Prime Minister Theresa May delivers a statement on the previous night's terrorist incident, at Downing Street, in London, Britain, 04 June 2017. At least seven members of the public were killed and dozens injured after three attackers on late 03 June plowed a van into pedestrians and later randomly stabbed people on London Bridge and nearby Borough Market. The three attackers wearing fake suicide vests were shot dead by police who is treating the attack as a 'terrorist incident.' (Londres, Atentado, Terrorista) EFE/EPA/WILL OLIVER

EU Leaders Find Theresa May’s Initial Brexit Proposals ‘Insufficient’

Britain’s negotiations with the European Union are off to a rocky start.