04 June 2020


Fired U.S. State Department confirms probe of Saudi arms (4)
Patricia Zengerle WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A State Department inspector general abruptly fired by President Donald Trump last month confirmed on Wednesday that he was investigating the declaration of a "national emergency" to justify arms sales to Saudi Arabia when he was dismissed, members of the U.S.
US defense chief refuses to deploy troops to quell George Floyd riots (1)
Trump said this week he could use military forces in states that fail to crack down on sometimes violent protests over the killing of George Floyd. By REUTERS JUNE 4, 2020 01:52 People wearing face masks hold banners in Hyde Park during a "Black Lives Matter" protest following the death of George Floyd who died in police custody in Minneapolis, London, Britain, June 3, 2020. (photo credit: REUTERS / HANNAH MCKAY)
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