President says he'll bring up election meddling with Putin but doesn't expect much progress. Instead, he'll push for a new arms control treaty.

President Donald Trump plans to raise the issue of election meddling in his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin, but he told officials during his UK visit that he already knows Putin will again deny interference in the 2016 election — and doesn’t expect much progress, according to a source familiar with the discussion.


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Eritrea president hails unity with Ethiopia on historic visit

Eritrea president hails unity with Ethiopia on historic visitEritrean President Isaias Afwerki pledged to resolve his country’s dispute with Ethiopia on Saturday in a historic visit to Addis Ababa aimed at cementing peace less than a week after the nations declared an end to two decades of conflict. Isaias arrived in the Ethiopian capital just five days after Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed visited Eritrea as part of a dizzying peace process aimed at ending years of violence and animosity between the neighbours who were once part of the same nation.


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Eritrea's president hails thaw in relations in return to Ethiopia

Eritrea's president hails thaw in relations in return to EthiopiaBy Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Eritrea’s President Isaias Afwerki said on Saturday history was being made as he started his first visit to Ethiopia in more than two decades, days after the two neighbors declared an end to their “state of war”. Arriving for three days of meetings, Isaias was greeted warmly at the airport by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, and thousands lined Addis Ababa’s main thoroughfare Bole Road, sporting T-shirts emblazoned with the pictures of both leaders. The visit comes just days after Abiy visited Eritrea and signed a pact with Isaias on resuming ties, a move that ended a near 20-year military standoff after a border war.


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Eritrea president says during Ethiopia visit: 'History is being made'

Eritrea president says during Ethiopia visit: 'History is being made'ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Eritrea’s President Isaias Afwerki said on Saturday history was being made, in his first comments during a visit to Ethiopia, days after the two neighbors declared their “state of war” over. “Words cannot express the joy we are feeling now. History is being made as we speak,” Isaias said during a lunch hosted by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. “Lives have perished but we are lucky to observe today … We are one people – whoever forgets that does not understand our situation.” (Reporting by Aaron Maasho; Writing by George Obulutsa; Editing by Mark Potter)


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Trump UK visit: Thousands take part in third day of protests as president golfs after wreaking diplomatic havoc

Trump UK visit: Thousands take part in third day of protests as president golfs after wreaking diplomatic havocDonald Trump faces further protests as he rounds off his UK visit by golfing in Scotland, having wreaked diplomatic havoc south of the border. Thousands of demonstrators have taken to the streets of Edinburgh for a march against the president, who flew to Glasgow on Friday before spending the night at his Turnberry resort in Ayrshire. It is the third day of protests in Britain since the American leader arrived for a working trip which included trade talks with Theresa May and tea with the Queen.


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The Trumps are spending the weekend at the President's Scottish golf resort as UK protests continue

  1. The Trumps are spending the weekend at the President’s Scottish golf resort as UK protests continue  CNN
  2. 250K turn out for Trump protest in London during president’s visit  The Hill
  3. The Latest: Hundreds in anti-Trump protest in Scottish city  ABC News
  4. Trump protests: tens of thousands take to streets across UK  The Guardian
  5. Inside Trump’s Money-Losing Scottish Golf Paradise  Bloomberg
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