Putin meets Macron, says North Korea summit end regrettable

By Canadian Press
May 24, 2018 - 3:00pm

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia — Russian President Vladimir Putin, meeting with French counterpart Emmanuel Macron, said Thursday that North Korea fulfilled its promises ahead of the cancelled summit between President Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un.

At a joint news conference at the Konstantin Palace presidential residence outside St. Petersburg, Putin.....

Report: Airstrikes on Syria pro-government positions kill 12

By Canadian Press
May 24, 2018 - 12:58pm

BEIRUT — Airstrikes overnight in eastern Syria killed at least 12 pro-government fighters, all reportedly foreign nationals, a war-monitoring group said Thursday. The Syrian government-run media blamed the strikes on the U.S.-led coalition fighting the Islamic State group.

In Damascus, the SANA news agency said coalition aircraft struck military.....