U.S. Ambassador to the United NationsNikki Haley listens during a UN Security Council meeting, at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, April 14, 2018. Depending on the agenda that Trump sets for the security council meeting, Iran's president may be in the room. "I think it will", as reported by The Hill.
Trump's "America First" foreign policy has reshaped many relationships across the globe, including some of the U.S.'s decades-old alliances.
"All of these things that we felt like were mandating things on the United States, those aren't things we want to be involved in", she said, citing the Paris climate agreement Trump pulled out of in 2017 and global talks on a migration pact that Washington quit before they started.
Since Day 1, Trump has taken a more confrontational approach with Iran than his predecessor, the capstone of which was pulling out of a deal Barack Obama championed to limit Iran's nuclear program in exchange for lifting financial sanctions.
Next week at the U.N., Trump plans to stay on message, touting his drive to protect USA sovereignty before world leaders, some of them anxious about America's commitment to the multilateralism that has governed the United Nations since the end of World War II. This will be the third time the body is chaired by a USA president.
But this week, all eyes will be on President Trump. Iran's backing of Shia groups with a propensity for violence - from Lebanon to Syria to Yemen - is destabilizing the Middle East, Trump argues, and must be stopped.
China summons US ambassador over military sanctions
The Chinese military urged the U.S. to correct its mistake and withdraw sanctions, or bear the consequences, Wu said. The US move was "a flagrant breach of basic rules of global relations" and a "stark show of hegemonism".
EPL: Liverpool, Man City stroll; United held on Fergie return
There were no problems for Liverpool , though, who maintained their ideal start to the season with a 3-0 win over Southampton . In the early kick-off, Aleksandar Mitrovic's second-half goal rescued a point for Fulham against Watford at Craven Cottage.
There has been uncertainty in Tehran over who should represent Iran at the session to be chaired by Trump, with some internal sources suggesting Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif will attend. "With recent pressure [by] enemies", Rouhani said, "we appreciate our missiles more than ever".
"I repeat it once again that the Islamic Republic of Iran has never requested a meeting with Donald Trump", he further stressed.
Joining the president in NY for his visit will be several other high-ranking members of his administration, including Vice President Mike Pence, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar, U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer and daughter and adviser Ivanka Trump. It raises the prospect of an encounter, chance or otherwise, between Trump and Rouhani.
The topic of the meeting will be non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction, a broad issue that allows leaders around the horse-shoe table to raise a variety of subjects from North Korea to chemical weapons attacks in Syria and Britain. One week after his historic summit with Kim Jong Un in North Korea, South Korean President Moon Jae-in will meet with Trump and share a personal message from Kim.
Moon will be pushing Trump to sign a declaration to officially end the Korean War, something the US has said it will not do until North Korea takes steps to denuclearize.
South Carolina's governor plans to meet with top Department of Defense leaders to discuss the state's response to Florence. Cooper said first responders have reported rescuing and evacuating more than 2,200 people and about 575 animals.
Rouhani likened the present situation faced by Iran to that the fledgling Islamic republic was confronted by in 1980. Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said he held a U.S. ally in the region responsible.
Under Cambodian law a pardon can not be issued until the appeals process has been exhausted or dropped. He was detained on pre-trial detention for over a year before his sentencing and subsequent release.
The potential takeover of Deliveroo would be a victory for Uber , which is trying to dominate the food delivery segment in Europe. Liberum Capital and Peel Hunt both reaffirmed Just Eat as a "buy" today, without specifying a price target on the shares.
The footage circulated on social media this week, sparking outrage in Australia. "F*cking emus!" the man can be heard yelling. In NSW, the possible penalties for an offence like this could be up to five years in prison and $22,000 in fines.
This method of movement is chosen because of the extremely weak gravity of the asteroid is 60 thousand times weaker than on Earth. The two little disk-shaped robots that will soon separate from the orbiter are called MINERVA-II1A and MINERVA-II1B.
Actresses Huma Qureshi and Soni Razdan are some of the people who tweeted after her death on Sunday morning, as the news spread. Her films were said to be a reflection of the times and she was often hailed as one of the forerunners of parallel cinema.
The National Hurricane Center said it is now monitoring two other areas of disturbed weather in the Atlantic. But in the center's 11 a.m. advisory, that system jumped to name status: Tropical Storm Kirk .
More impressive, it's another cleansheet for the team. 'At the end we take a little bit of confidence from the second half. He said: 'I couldn't shout anymore, ' so that's obviously 60 percent less of his level.
Cruz called the legislation part of a pattern of O'Rourke flirting with loosening laws on illicit drugs beyond just marijuana. SMU Political Science Professor Matthew Wilson watched the hour-long debate and believed both sides walked away happy.
Federer, Zverev put Europe on top at Laver Cup
Three points per match are up for grabs on the final day, with the first team to 13 points lifting the Laver Cup 2018 trophy. The duo won the tie-breaker 10-6 and the match 6-7 (5) 6-3 10-6 to earn the first point for Team World.
Djokovic to provide fire power at Laver Cup
Each match win will be worth one point tomorrow, two points on Saturday (September 22), and three points on Sunday (September 23). Friday night could be the only appearance by Djokerer during the weekend - unless the teams are tied 12-12 in points on Sunday.
Coca-Cola Is Eyeing the Cannabis Market
If you come to the conclusion that they are in fact bad buyouts, then you may want to reconsider your position in Aurora. Following the official word from the company, stock-price of Aurora Cannabis Inc. had raised exponentially in the market.
Oil prices slip as Donald Trump calls on OPEC to lower prices
The lower price point Trump is calling for - assuming OPEC could even deliver on that demand - would blunt this trajectory. According to, oil prices reached over $70 a barrel on Wednesday, showing an increase of 8 percent in just the last month.
Umpire Mohamed Lahyani banned for Nick Kyrgios pep-talk
However, Lahyani is one of seven full-time umpires on the Tour and so the incident was still subject to ATP disciplinary action. Kyrgios, meanwhile, laughed at the idea that he had received coaching or a pep talk from Lahyani.
Mourinho scathing over United's attitude after Wolves draw
He laid off a wonderful one-touch flick to give Fred an extra yard of space which he was able to take advantage of to score. Jose Mourinho expects this to be a "very hard season", despite Manchester United becoming a better, more attractive side.
Spiders Cover Shores Of Greek Town With 1,000-Foot Web
Warmer climate conditions than usual in western Greece likely triggered Tetragnatha spiders to build their large nests for mating. It sounds like a something out of a horror movie: A town covered in thousands of webs, each crawling with hordes of spiders.
How VR is Transforming the Way We Train Associates
The headsets have been used in training at Walmart Academies , which are special centers created to teach advanced retail skills. Academies, explains " When you watch a module through the headset, your brain feels like you actually experienced a situation ".