Congress

Pelosi says House to vote Thursday on limiting Trump's war powers on Iran

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 - 11:14 GMT

"Last week, the Trump administration conducted a provocative and disproportionate military airstrike targeting high-level Iranian military officials," Pelosi said in a statement.

U.S. House votes again to end Trump's border emergency declaration

Sat, 28 Sep 2019 - 12:39 GMT

Trump has also made his promise to build the wall a feature of his campaign for re-election next year.

Sisi discusses Palestinian-Israeli conflict with World Jewish Congress chief

Tue, 11 Jun 2019 - 01:57 GMT

The president affirmed that the resolution of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict must be accomplished in a way that preserves the rights of the Palestinian people.

Trump to end trade privileges for India on June 5

Sat, 01 Jun 2019 - 10:33 GMT

President Donald Trump said on Friday that the United States would end its preferential trade treatment for India on June 5.

Mueller criticized Barr's depiction of Russia probe: reports

Wed, 01 May 2019 - 09:50 GMT

Mueller complained to the attorney general over his characterization of the Russia probe that allowed Trump to declare himself cleared of obstruction of justice.

U.S. may designate Muslim Brotherhood a terrorist organization

Tue, 30 Apr 2019 - 12:25 GMT

The information was confirmed by White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders in a statement.

Trump vetoes congressional resolution to end US involvement in Yemen war

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 - 09:54 GMT

US President Donald Trump has vetoed a congressional resolution that sought to end US involvement in the Saudi-led war in Yemen, the White House said on Tuesday.

US Congressman: Sisi-Trump summit very important

Wed, 10 Apr 2019 - 01:32 GMT

US Congressman Jeff Fortenberry termed as very important Tuesday's summit between Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi and US President Donald Trump.

U.S. senator say similarities between Sisi, Lincoln

Fri, 05 Apr 2019 - 02:43 GMT

The remarks came during a hearing session held by the Pulse Foundation at the US Congress to discuss relations between Egypt and the United States.

Shoukri, congressmen talk regional crises, counter-terrorism strategy

Thu, 28 Mar 2019 - 10:54 GMT

The discussions affirmed the need to continue aiding Egypt to overcome security, political, economic and social challenges.

Statesmen, people fiercely censure Naga, Waked for hostile remarks

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 - 02:57 GMT

Theatrical Professions Syndicate decided on Tuesday to drop the membership of the internationally renowned Egyptian actors.

U.S. Congress negotiators struggle to reach border security deal

Tue, 05 Feb 2019 - 05:00 GMT

With little time remaining, congressional negotiators on U.S. border security funding have not settled the hot-button issues they hope to resolve.

Trump warns of 'very long' govt shutdown without wall funds

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 01:55 GMT

Donald Trump on Friday threatened a "very long" government shutdown if opposition Democrats refuse to approve funds for more border security.

Trump backs $750 billion defense budget request to Congress -official

Mon, 10 Dec 2018 - 07:00 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump has backed plans to request $750 billion from Congress for defense spending next year.

In abrupt switch, Trump cancels Putin meeting, cites Ukraine crisis

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 - 10:40 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday abruptly canceled a planned meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Argentina.

Trump warns of government shutdown next month over border security

Fri, 23 Nov 2018 - 02:20 GMT

Donald Trump warned on Thursday there could be a government shutdown next month over security on the border with Mexico.

Trump expected to reshuffle staff in White House turmoil

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 - 11:50 GMT

An angry Donald Trump is preparing a reshuffle at the White House -- reportedly fueled by fallings out between his wife and senior staff .

Midterm election leaves Washington ‘more divided’: US consultant

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 - 10:44 GMT

A House with a democratic majority has been assured, and is prepared to unload what is called “Subpoena cannon” on President Trump.

Georgia's Kemp probes Democrats over alleged voter systems hack

Sun, 04 Nov 2018 - 11:40 GMT

Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp, the Republican candidate in Tuesday's hotly contested gubernatorial election.

U.S. Supreme Court turns away Pennsylvania electoral map dispute

Mon, 29 Oct 2018 - 11:00 GMT

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rebuffed a bid by Republican legislators in Pennsylvania to reinstate a congressional district map.

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