Israel's Netanyahu renews pledge to annex West Bank settlements

World Sep 1, 2019

Israel's Netanyahu renews pledge to annex West Bank settlements

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Sunday renewed his pledge to annex all Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank as he sought to shore up right-wing support ahead of a Sept. 17 election. Netanyahu and his Likud party have been working to maximize turnout ...

Group of Seven summit in France a test of unity among world leaders

World / Politics Aug 24, 2019

Group of Seven summit in France a test of unity among world leaders

Efforts to salvage consensus among the Group of Seven (G7) rich democracies frayed Saturday in the face of U.S. President Donald Trump's unpredictable America-first approach even before the official start of the summit in southern France. European Council President Donald Tusk said the three-day summit ...