Donald trump is in retreat on all fronts – the 45th President of the United States is losing support and guidance, wrote on Monday the newspaper «Kommersant».
The first six months of the Board of trump showed disappointing results: according to the latest survey by ABC News and The Washington Post, the rating of the current head of the White house has reached its lowest level over the same period for all American presidents in recent decades.
The failure of Donald trump to end waged against it information war on the subject of «Russian intervention» is compounded by the growing problems within the team of the White house, which have become increasingly inconsistent.
Another problem could be the economy: according to the latest estimates of the congressional budget office USA, Donald trump was wrong in forecasts of economic growth and will not be able to fulfill campaign promises, eliminating the budget deficit.
The President of France Emmanuel macron called for the resumption of negotiations between Israel and Palestine, writes the same publication, citing AFP. At the meeting with the Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu macron said that France is ready to undertake diplomatic efforts to end the conflict.
The French President also commented on the construction of settlements in the West Bank, noting that «international law must be respected by all parties».
A senior counter-terrorism units of the Kurdish militia of Lahur Talabani is convinced that the leader of the IG Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi is still alive and hiding in Syria, writes «Rossiyskaya Gazeta».
«Al-Baghdadi definitely alive. We have information that he is alive, and we are confident 99%» – said Talabani told Reuters. According to him, the leader of the terrorists trained in methods of conspiracy and are currently hiding near the Syrian city of raqqa.
The Director of intelligence and counter-terrorism operations at the interior Ministry of Iraq, Abu Ali al-Basri also said that al-Baghdadi is alive and in Syria.
«Turkey stood in line for s-400» is the title of an article in «Nezavisimaya Gazeta», which says that negotiations on the supply of Turkey, the latest Russian anti-aircraft missile systems s-400 (AAMS) «Triumph» is coming to an end.
However, even in case of signing arms contracts anti-aircraft missile systems will be in Ankara no earlier than 2020.
Pentagon chief James Mattis has already made it clear that the United States would not interfere with these steps of Ankara. On a question of journalists, whether he approves of a possible purchase by Turkey of the newest Russian air defense missile systems, the US defense Secretary replied laconically: «This is a sovereign decision, that’s all.»
However, Russian military expert Alexander perendzhiev emphasizes that the alleged deal on the s-400 is «joint information operation of Russia and Turkey», designed to track the response of neighbouring States and to demonstrate the ability of Russia to conduct military-technical cooperation with countries PATO.
Washington does not intend to return Moscow diplomatic property in the United States without getting «something in return». This was told by a senior official in the White house, after replying to a question RIA Novosti about what the position of new US administration on this issue.
Earlier, the White house said that diplomatic property of Russia in USA and will return only after the Moscow «show honesty of intentions on Syria», reminds TV channel «Star».
27-year-old Russian Olga Malevskaya, volunteer of the Fund «an old Age in pleasure», became the winner of the 7th annual «beauty Contest United Nations», which took place in Jamaica. Unlike many similar shows, here the emphasis is not on «the defile in bathing suits», and on the kindness and charity of the participants, the willingness to help people and to strengthen the bridges of friendship between the two countries, writes «Komsomolskaya Pravda».
Among other tests the contestants had to cook a national dish, what Olga coped brilliantly, to feed Jamaican children Russian pancakes.