Two foreign policy experts, from each side of the Islamic Middle East’s most prominent rivalry, say common ground can be found.www.nytimes.com
The U.S. has accused Russia of intervening in Venezuela and threatened military action, but Moscow warned against “destructive external influence, especially a forceful one.”Newsweek
Groups representing major U.S. airlines, airports and travel industry companies on Friday urged U.S. Senate leaders to back additional funding for Customs and Border Patrol (CBP) officers as the Trump administration said on Friday it was shifting additional officers to the southwestern border.U.S.
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has strongly criticized US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo for interference in Venezuela's political crisis. A ministry statement issued Wednesday says that Lavrov and Pompeo spoke by phone at the United States' initiative. It says "The focus was on the situation in Venezuela, where the day before the oppositionWPLG
Seven Tory Cabinet ministers will today launch a bid to prevent Boris Johnson from leading Britain out of the EU without a deal if he becomes the next leader of the party.Mail Online
The Irish foreign minister Simon Coveney questioned the logic of politicians who believed a change of leader would deliver changes to the agreement struck by Theresa May.Mail Online
Former foreign secretary is runaway favourite in polls to succeed Theresa MayThe Independent