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Fighting intolerance a challenge for Indonesia's moderate Muslims

Wed, 18 Jan 2017 05:54:00 GMT

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2017 is shaping up as a year in which moderates face off against a marked rise in right-wing Islamic political activism as Indonesian society becomes increasingly conservative.



US Marines land in Norway, irking Russia

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 19:08:50 GMT

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US troops are to stay in Norway for a year, with the current batch being replaced after their six-month tour.



FBI arrests Noor Salman, wife of Orlando shooter Omar Mateen

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 18:42:02 GMT

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The wife of the man who carried out a deadly terrorist attack in Orlando, Florida, has been arrested in connection with the mass shooting, a law enforcement official said Monday.



Blue Parrot shooting: Gunfire at BPM music festival in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 18:30:25 GMT

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The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade says it is making "urgent enquiries" to determine if any Australians have been affected.



Iraqi forces push into new Mosul district in clashes with Islamic State

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:37:57 GMT

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Iraqi special forces pushed into a new district in Mosul near the Tigris river and battled Islamic State militants there on Monday, bringing them closer to recapturing the east of the city.



Virgin Australia to return Tigerair customers from Bali to Australia

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 12:28:24 GMT

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Hundreds of Australian holidaymakers stranded in Bali after Tigerair was forced to cancel flights to and from the tourist island will be flown home on Tuesday.



Indonesia's police deny they are afraid to tackle hardline Islamic leader

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 07:49:06 GMT

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As the number of reports against him grows, police insist that "the state cannot be pressured" in its dealings with firebrand cleric Habib Rizieq.



Turkish cargo jet crash kills at least 30 in Kyrgyzstan

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 11:49:04 GMT

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Rescue workers recover body of pilot and 15 villagers killed by Turkish plane crash in Kyrgyzstan.



South Korean political crisis escalates as Samsung chief awaits notice of arrest

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:30:54 GMT

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South Korean prosecutors will decide on Monday whether the head of Samsung Group, the country's biggest conglomerate, should be arrested as an influence-peddling scandal engulfing impeached President Park Geun-hye's government gained momentum.



Stop press: journalists could be banished from Trump's White House

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 04:19:13 GMT

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Incoming White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus said news conferences traditionally held in the White House briefing room could be moved to a larger space, not in the White House, to allow for "more press, more coverage from all over the country".



SpaceX successfully launches rocket, deploys ten satellites

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 02:20:13 GMT

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Elon Musk's Space Exploration Technologies returned to the skies on Saturday with a flawless delivery of communications satellites into orbit, its first flight since a September 1 fireball destroyed a rocket and its payload on a Florida launch pad.



Berlin market attacker 'was on cocktail of drugs': police report

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:13:13 GMT

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Anis Amri, the Berlin Christmas market attacker, may have been high on a cocktail of cocaine and ecstasy when he ploughed a truck into a crowds of shoppers in the German capital, police believe.



Trump talks: NATO obsolete, EU a dominator, Brexit smart, watch out BMW

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 17:30:40 GMT

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US President-elect Donald Trump has backed Brexit, blasted NATO as obsolete and described the immigration policies of German Chancellor Angela Merkel as 'catastrophic'.



Serbia says Kosovo wants war in stand-off over Serb nationalist train

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 05:21:08 GMT

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Serbia's president said on Sunday that Kosovo had shown it wanted war with after it deployed special forces to prevent a train entering its territory.



Donald Trump has always been hooked on recognition and he has found his outlet

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 21:38:04 GMT

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A few weeks after the election of Donald Trump, pundits with their eyes glued to Twitter believed they'd finally deciphered the master plan behind the president-elect's tweeting.



Pendant identical to one belonging to Anne Frank found at notorious Nazi camp

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 01:10:59 GMT

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Researchers excavating the remains of one of the most notorious Nazi death camps have uncovered a pendant that appears identical to one belonging to Anne Frank.



As rehearsals begin, Trump and Pence stand-ins get into their inauguration roles

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 20:39:56 GMT

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The stand-in for Donald Trump had a military haircut. The Mike Pence substitute wasn't silver haired.



Mike Pence will wear lots of hats as Trump's vice-president

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 03:36:51 GMT

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Former Indiana governor Mike Pence gets his new title this week: vice-president.



CIA director tells Donald Trump to watch his words as reports of a Putin meeting are dismissed

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 16:15:11 GMT

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Outgoing CIA director John Brennan on Sunday issued a stern parting rebuke to President-elect Donald Trump, warning him to watch what he says in public.



Donald Trump warned over Jerusalem embassy move as Middle East summit meets in Paris

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 00:57:26 GMT

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Major powers have sent a clear message to the US President-elect, with France warning Donald Trump that moving the US embassy to Jerusalem could derail efforts.



Beijing tells Donald Trump 'One China' policy is not negotiable

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 13:13:16 GMT

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China's foreign ministry on Sunday again rejected President-elect Donald Trump's suggestion that he might use American policy on Taiwan as a bargaining chip between the two sides.



UK may change finance model as Theresa May urges Brits to unite behind Brexit

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 14:20:58 GMT

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Britain could change its economic model to regain competitiveness if it were to leave the European Union without an agreement on market access, British finance minister Phillip Hammond says.



IEA chief Fatih Birol eyes Donald Trump risk, says renewables critical in climate fight

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 06:36:51 GMT

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Head of international energy body says policies are important, but the economic facts "are stubborn".



"The worst isn't over": More rain expected as Thailand flood death toll rises to 40

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 04:49:48 GMT

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Thailand faces more hardship from unseasonable floods that have killed 40 people in its south, with more rain expected in the major rubber-producing and tourist region in coming days, a top disaster agency official said on Sunday.



'Like seeing a myth materialise': The lost footage of Marilyn Monroe

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 07:00:29 GMT

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One of the most famous scenes in cinematic history was first shot in a Manhattan street. But then it disappeared.



'Momma is no felon': torment of woman snatched as a child in Florida

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 04:49:42 GMT

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It was the moment that summed up the whirlwind of confused emotions that must have filled 18-year-old Kamiyah Mobley.



Riots in Tunisia on revolt's anniversary, protests greet president

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 06:49:42 GMT

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Hundreds of protesters demanding jobs clash with police in several Tunisian towns on the sixth anniversary of the country's revolution.



You're fired: Trump dumps top officials in massive purge ahead of inauguration

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 13:59:27 GMT

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Charlie Brotman, 89, the announcer at every inauguration since 1957, said he got the "shock of his life" when he was sacked by Mr Trump's aides.



Zhou Youguang, who made writing Chinese as simple as ABC, dies at 111

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 05:49:01 GMT

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Zhou created the Pinyin system of Romanised Chinese, which vastly increased literacy in China and eased the agonies of foreigners studying the language.



'I'm glad we're both alive': John Kerry's emotional stop in Vietnam on final trip

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 04:38:52 GMT

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The last trip of America's chief diplomat brought wartime enemies together on what was once a battlefield.



Rodrigo Duterte gives green light for bombing of kidnappers - and their captives

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 06:07:15 GMT

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Philippines President orders his security forces to bomb kidnap-for-ransom groups operating in the country's southern islands, even if hostages are killed.



US-backed coalition using 'terrain denial strike' strategy to thwart Islamic State in battle to reclaim Mosul

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 00:18:31 GMT

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It was the dead of night when Iraqi commandos advanced into the neighbourhood deep in eastern Mosul.



Video shows US police tackling and beating a black PhD student suspected of stealing a car. It was his.

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 23:18:54 GMT

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Pinned to the ground by officers who kneed and struck him, Lawrence Crosby screamed whatever he could think of to convince them that he was a law-abiding PhD student, not a violent car thief.



Trump attacks civil rights leader John Lewis: 'all talk, no action'

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 01:17:12 GMT

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Donald Trump criticised civil rights leader John Lewis a day after the Georgia congressman said he doesn't consider him "a legitimate president."



Trump may remove Russia sanctions if Moscow helpful: report

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 17:17:31 GMT

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US President-elect Donald Trump said that he would keep intact sanctions against Russia "at least for a period of time".



Dozens dead in Islamic State attack on Syria's Deir al-Zor city: report

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 14:38:18 GMT

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Islamic State militants launched their biggest attack in months on government-held areas of the Syrian city of Deir al-Zor on Saturday, leaving dozens of dead.



The business of intelligence in the age of Donald Trump and Russian cyber attacks

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 13:15:00 GMT

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The Russian hacking story is a rare public display of how spies seek to navigate the realm of knowns and unknowns.



Scientists are building an animal flatulence database

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 13:15:16 GMT

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The science of flatulence is not just about potty humour.



Air raid targeting IS militant kills up to 30 civilians in Iraq's Mosul, residents

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 12:57:49 GMT

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Residents of the Iraqi city of Mosul said up to 30 civilians were killed in an air strike on a district held by Islamic State this week.



Senate Intel chiefs promise probe of Trump-Russia ties as House Democrats accuse FBI director of stonewalling

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 12:45:03 GMT

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Their announcement came as additional House Democrats called for FBI Director James Comey's resignation, following a closed-door briefing from spy chiefs.hacking.



Dhaka cafe terror attack suspect arrested in Bangladesh

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 12:39:47 GMT

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Bangladesh police said on Saturday they had arrested one of the men behind a militant attack on a Dhaka cafe last year that killed 22 people, mostly foreigners.



Earthquake with magnitude 5.6 hits off Indonesia's Maluku islands

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 12:18:52 GMT

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An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.6 struck off Indonesia's Maluku archipelago on Saturday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said.



Anti-Trump protests kick off in Washington in lead-up to inauguration

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 17:27:16 GMT

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A week of protests ahead of Donald Trump's inauguration as US president is set to kick off on Saturday with a civil rights march in Washington by activists angry over the Republican's comments on minority groups including Muslims and Mexicans.



Former spy Christopher Steele's frustration with FBI who sat on Trump dossier for months: report

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 10:59:13 GMT

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The former MI6 agent who compiled the dossier on US president-elect Donald Trump reportedly felt "duty bound" to share the intelligence he had uncovered.



Pilot dies after fighter jet crashes at children's air show in Thailand

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 07:38:56 GMT

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A pilot has died after a fighter jet crashed at a children's air show in Thailand on Saturday.



China aircraft carrier Liaoning tested

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 05:10:30 GMT

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China's sole aircraft carrier has returned home following a far-ranging three- week training mission during which its combat capabilities were closely scrutinised and speculation soared over what future role the flat-top will play amid China's growing military ambitions.



Lady Liberty will be a black woman on a US coin

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 03:26:30 GMT

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Future ones will show Lady Liberty as Asian, Hispanic and Indian "to reflect the cultural and ethnic diversity of the United States," the mint said in a statement.



India's Prime Minister replaces Gandhi in iconic photo, and some cry blasphemy

Sun, 15 Jan 2017 01:34:14 GMT

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It is an image familiar to every Indian -- an icon in an iconic pose.



Ivory Coast mutineers say reach deal amid fears of renewed revolt

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:09:35 GMT

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Renegade troops sealed off Bouake as evening fell, even as a government delegation headed by Defence Minister Alain-Richard Donwahi pursued talks with the mutiny's leaders inside the city.



Lord Snowdon, charming royal rebel and talented photographer, dead at 86

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:39:47 GMT

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Snowdon earned a reputation as one of the country's foremost photographers during a career that spanned six decades.



Donald Trump team to shun Davos meeting of world's economic elite

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 01:58:18 GMT

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US President-elect Donald Trump won't send a representative to the annual gathering of the world's economic elite next week in Davos, which takes place just days before his inauguration.



Freeze exposes precarious state of refugees in camps in south-east Europe

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 00:58:10 GMT

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"I don't think you can really exaggerate how bad things are here because almost every day it gets worse."



Joshua Kushner thrust into the spotlight

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 23:11:52 GMT

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Joshua Kushner, 31, kept a low profile while building his venture capital business. That may be about to change.



China vows to end electroshock therapy for internet addicts

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 22:28:00 GMT

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The government has drafted a law that would crack down on the camps' worst excesses, including electroshock and other "physical punishments."



Inequality, jobless youth and social media will be a combustible mix for 2017

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 01:19:48 GMT

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The fact is that unusually high political turbulence has actually been a feature of politics for much of the last decade.



US House votes to begin repealing Obamacare

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 21:39:05 GMT

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Legislative move comes despite concerns about not having a ready replacement and the potential financial cost.



US spies warn Israeli peers of 'Trump security risk'

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 20:58:59 GMT

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Secrets shared with the White House could be passed on to the Kremlin, US spies reportedly told their Israeli counterparts.



Trump's top security adviser Michael Flynn in contact with Russian ambassador in December

Sat, 14 Jan 2017 05:15:23 GMT

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US President-elect's incoming national security adviser Michael Flynn took a call from the Russian ambassador last month, a Trump spokesman said on Friday.



Trump says Clinton 'guilty as hell', shouldn't have been allowed to run for president

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:20:42 GMT

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US President-elect Donald Trump on Friday reprised his election campaign attacks on Democratic rival Hillary Clinton, declaring her "guilty as hell" and deriding her supporters' criticism of how the FBI handled an investigation into her emails.



Theresa May says Trump dossier author has not worked for M16 for years

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:49:53 GMT

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British Prime Minister Theresa May said the person who wrote reports containing details of compromising material Russia allegedly collected on US President-elect Donald Trump has not worked for the British government for years.



Rolf Harris put hand up girl's skirt while mother was next to her, court hears

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:00:50 GMT

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A woman has told a London court that when she was 12 years old Rolf Harris asked her for a cuddle then put his hand up her skirt and "touched me where no one had touched me before".



Trump slams Hillary Clinton and 'failed spy', promises 'full report' on hacking in first 90 days

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:11:50 GMT

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President-elect Donald Trump said his administration would produce a full report on hacking within the first 90 days of his presidency and accused "my political opponents and a failed spy" of making "phony allegations" against him.



The rain shaman who brings good weather to weddings, election launches and other events

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 13:15:00 GMT

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It's raining, which is awkward given we are on the way to interview a rain shaman who claims to have metaphysical powers that can prevent downpours on important events.



Why Barack Obama's legacy could be sunk by Donald Trump

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 13:15:01 GMT

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It's an end-of-term ritual. The outgoing president glides from the peak of one success to the next, sketching a preferred draft of his own legacy and at the same time, daring historians to repudiate it.



What to expect of a Donald Trump administration

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 13:15:00 GMT

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It is an old adage of American politics that when a president leaves office the electorate, craving change, selects the candidate from the opposing party who is least like the incumbent.



President Barack Obama surprises Joe Biden with Presidential Medal of Freedom

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 09:49:37 GMT

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A shocked Vice President was awarded the nation's highest civilian honour in a surprise ceremony.



Donald Trump courts trouble with Nazi jibe at US intelligence agencies

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:30:35 GMT

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At best it's careless to call anyone a Nazi – but to liken all of the US intelligence agencies to Hitler's goons is to recklessly seek trouble.



Syrian army says Israel fires rockets at military airport near Damascus

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 03:08:36 GMT

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Israel in the past has targeted positions of Lebanon's powerful Hezbollah group inside Syria where the Iranian-backed group fights alongside the Syrian army.



Russia Today interrupts C-SPAN online broadcast

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:38:02 GMT

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At 2:30pm on Thursday, Representative Maxine Waters of California (Democrat), was on the floor of the House of Representatives, arguing for the importance of the Securities and Exchange Commission.



New York designer's bribery case may upset ambitions of former UN chief

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 01:58:30 GMT

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New York: A scandal that could complicate the South Korean political ambitions of former UN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon features an unlikely central character: a New York fashion designer whose wedding was broadcast on reality TV and who authorities said falsely touted ties to Middle Eastern royalty.



South China Sea: China quiet after Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson's tough talk

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 01:59:04 GMT

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Some Chinese analysts say they doubt the US would dare block access to the islands.



Congress to start demolishing Obama-era regulations this month, House leader says

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 02:04:11 GMT

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Republican politicians will begin voiding dozens of new US regulations at the end of the month to fulfill their promise to undo President Barack Obama's legacy.



Trolls attacked me for taking pictures of Rex Tillerson’s notes, but I wasn’t even there

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:37:03 GMT

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There's a joke among Asian Americans that people think we all look the same. That joke became my own personal Pizzagate late on Wednesday.



El Salvador has rare murder-free day

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 22:47:32 GMT

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El Salvador, one of the world's deadliest countries, has recorded a rare day without a single homicide.



The dark side of Donald Trump's insatiable desire to be liked

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:57:39 GMT

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Donald Trump doesn't yet seem to have learned that being liked can be a very bad thing and that there are times when it's worth making an active effort to earn a good enemy.



Nigeria trims ties with Taiwan as it courts China

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 19:59:55 GMT

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Taiwan objected on Thursday to an "unreasonable" Nigerian request to move its representative office out of the capital Abuja, a day after China announced plans to invest a further $40 billion in the African country.



FBI, director James Comey's actions during US election to be probed

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 19:19:13 GMT

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The inspector general of the US Justice Department says he will investigate the actions of the department and FBI in the months leading up to the 2016 election, including whether department policies were followed by FBI director James Comey.



Russia first among threats to US, defence secretary nominee warns

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 18:48:49 GMT

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The 66-year-old former officer faced virtually no challenges from members of the Senate Armed Services Committee.



Morocco bans selling burqas in attempt to halt extremism

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:36:33 GMT

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Letters announcing the ban were sent to market vendors this week, with businessmen given just 48 hours to get rid of their stock.



Politics are just too important for social media

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 21:50:02 GMT

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What do social media companies offer the media, especially in terms of all-important political reporting? Maybe nothing at all.



French far-right candidate Marine Le Pen spotted at Trump Tower during New York visit

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:39:02 GMT

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French National Front leader Marine Le Pen was spotted at Trump Tower during an unannounced visit??to New York less than four months before France's presidential election.



Donald Trump endorses L.L. Bean after backlash to board member's donation

Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:57:47 GMT

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President-elect Donald Trump urged people to buy products from L.L. Bean after the founder's granddaughter sparked controversy by donating to a political action committee that supported his campaign.



Peter Thiel, Trump's tech pal, explains himself

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 18:12:08 GMT

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Let others tremble at the thought that Donald Trump may go too far. Peter Thiel worries that Trump may not go far enough.



Rodrigo Duterte approves free contraception in mostly Catholic Philippines for millions

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:48:19 GMT

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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has signed an executive order directing government agencies to provide contraception to 6 million Filipino women who don't have access to birth control and other reproductive health-related services.



'Werewolf' of Siberia among worst serial killers ever after confessing to 81 victims, says Russian media

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:38:11 GMT

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Already convicted of 22 killings of women, Mikhail Popkov has now confessed to 59 more, police told the Siberian Times.



Trump's man Tillerson stays blunt as hearing turns testy

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 07:08:46 GMT

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Secretary of state nominee Rex Tillerson called U.S. intelligence findings of Russian interference in the presidential election "troubling" on Wednesday.



Mudslide in Argentina triggers evacuation

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 02:04:06 GMT

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About 1000 people have been evacuated in the northern Argentine province of Jujuy after intense rains caused a mudslide that killed two women and injured at least five other people.



War on drugs: Philippine president Duterte warns mayors will be shot

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 03:48:03 GMT

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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has repeated threats to kill municipal mayors involved in drugs as the number of Filipinos killed in his deadly crackdown tops 6200.



Donald Trump-Russia dossier: What we know and what we don't know

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:04:04 GMT

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How did US intelligence officials come to brief President Barack Obama, President-elect Donald Trump and lawmakers about supposed Russian plans to try to blackmail Trump? There are far more questions than answers. But here is a look at the story so far.



Donald Trump's media conference degenerates into name calling

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 18:12:02 GMT

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There was anticipation about which Trump would appear before the hacks. Alas, those expecting the worst weren't disappointed.



Trump spy dossier: former MI6 officer flees in fear of Moscow retribution

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 02:14:07 GMT

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A former MI6 officer who produced a dossier making lurid allegations about Donald Trump is "terrified for his safety" after he was unmasked by an American publication.



BuzzFeed crossed the line in publishing salacious 'dossier' on Donald Trump

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 22:48:08 GMT

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Where does transparency meet irresponsibility? Right at the line that BuzzFeed's editor Ben Smith approached on Tuesday and decided to step over in the name of serving citizens' best interests.



Vegan denied Swiss citizenship by neighbours annoyed at her animal campaigns

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 22:48:05 GMT

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A woman in Switzerland has been refused citizenship, and therefore a passport, because her "annoying" vegan campaigning has rubbed her neighbours up the wrong way.



The Donald Trump dossier is as plausible as the President-elect's fake news

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 23:24:07 GMT

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It seems we can conclude that Trump missed Sunday school on the day they discussed the biblical proverb: as you sow, so shall you reap.



Australian and US hostages plead for prisoner swap or Taliban will kill them

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 21:54:15 GMT

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The Afghan Taliban has released a video showing an Australian and an American hostage pleading with the US government to negotiate with their captors



Teenage girl charged with murdering Katie Rough, 7, in York, England

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 20:52:07 GMT

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A teenager has appeared in court charged with murdering a seven-year-old girl whose mother broke down in tears as she tried in vain to save the life of her daughter found seriously injured on a playing field.



India threatens to blacklist Amazon officials for selling doormats showing its flag

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 20:32:05 GMT

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When Phoenix-based Ratnesh Mishra came across a picture of an Indian flag doormat on Amazon's Canadian website, he was incensed.



Soros group to stay in Hungary despite Trump-inspired crackdown

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 00:38:05 GMT

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The foundation funded by billionaire George Soros will continue to work in Hungary despite a pledge by the ruling party of Prime Minister Viktor Orban, a past recipient of a scholarship from the philanthropist, to crack down on the group after Donald Trump takes office.



Taiwan president meets likely Trump staffer as China tensions rise

Thu, 12 Jan 2017 05:44:12 GMT

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Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen met in Houston with a former U.S. State Department official who is seen as a leading candidate for a position in the administration of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, The Yomiuri Shimbun has learned from diplomatic sources.



Donald Trump’s news conference: what he said

Wed, 11 Jan 2017 19:19:05 GMT

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What did the president-elect say in his first news conference since July?