Obama may weigh in on Trump presidency to defend US ideals

Obama may weigh in on Trump presidency to defend US ideals

  President Barack Obama said Sunday he doesn’t intend to become his successor’s constant critic — but reserved the right to speak out if President-elect Donald Trump or his policies breach certain “values or ideals.” Offering a rare glimpse into his thoughts on his post-presidency, Obama suggested once he was out of office he would […]

Lawyers will not defend Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam any more

Lawyers will not defend Paris attacks suspect Abdeslam any more

Lawyers for the only surviving suspect in last November’s attack in Paris say they will no longer defend him because he refuses to speak. Frank Berton and Sven Mary said they’ve decided to stop representing Salah Abdeslam, who has chosen to remain silent in a protest against his prison conditions, including the 24-hour video surveillance […]

NATO to deploy four battalions in bid to reassure Poland, Baltic allies

NATO to deploy four battalions in bid to reassure Poland, Baltic allies

NATO’s chief on Monday said the alliance will agree this week to send four multinational battalions to the Baltic states and Poland as part of its response to Russian meddling in Ukraine and a series of alleged provocations by Russian military. Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said the troop surge in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland […]

I killed 13 Palestinian kids today: Israeli sniper

I killed 13 Palestinian kids today: Israeli sniper

An Israeli sniper has admitted to killing 13 children in the Gaza Strip in one day, as Tel Aviv continues its aerial and ground attacks in the besieged enclave. Posting on an Instagram account, David Ovadia released a photo of himself holding a sniper rifle. The image with his post, however, was deleted entirely by […]