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First witness takes the stand in NY Attorney General’s civil fraud trial against Trump

Trump proposes that 80% of the fraud case could be thrown out because the statute of limitations has expired.

Turkey strikes Kurdish targets in northern Iraq following attack on Ankara

The US expresses support for Turkey's efforts against the PKK, while Iraq aims for a security deal with Turkey to address sovereignty and border issues.

EU foreign ministers convene for ‘historic meeting’ outside of bloc borders in Kyiv

Biden calls on Republicans to provide additional aid to Ukraine after Congress passed a spending bill that did not include security assistance for Ukraine.

UK commits £4 billion investment to boost long-term submarine capabilities

Secretary of State for Defence Grant Shapps unveils plan to strengthen the Royal Navy's strategic advantage.

UN Security Council passes resolution for Kenya-led mission to restore stability in Haiti

UNSC resolution paves the way for a Kenya-led mission to help Haiti combat violence and instability, with a focus on restoring safety, livelihoods, and democratic governance.

China rejects US report on information manipulation

Chinese Foreign Ministry accuses the U.S. State Department of conducting "propaganda and infiltration" in its recent report on China's potential impact on global freedom of expression.

Biden urges House Republicans to prioritize funding for Ukraine

House Speaker Kevin McCarthy says strengthening border security is tied to approving a significant aid package for Ukraine.

Rep. Matt Gaetz to file motion to vacate against House Speaker Kevin McCarthy this week

Gaetz urges House to "rip off the Band-Aid" and move to new leadership, McCarthy says "I'll survive."

15 human rights groups back congressional decision to withhold military aid to Egypt

$235 million in military aid to Egypt hangs in the balance, pending human rights progress.

Congress passes 6-week funding bill to avert government shutdown

President Biden applauds bipartisan effort, while House Speaker criticizes him over border security.