Washington

Friday, June 16, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

Turkish President Erdogan has condemned the warrants

US issues arrest warrants against Turkish security agents accused of assaulting Kurdish demonstrators

Arrest warrants issued for security agents accused of assaulting Kurds in US

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he will fight 'politically and judicially' against the arrest warrants

Friday, May 12, 2017

Friday, May 12, 2017

Abbas travelled to Washington to meet US President Donald Trump

Israeli press claims Palestinian leader Abbas 'has decided to sign peace deal'

Israeli press claims Palestinian leader Abbas 'has decided to sign peace deal'

Source close to the deal claim Abbas told Donald Trump he was ready to reach agreement

Donald Trump admits 'made up' Russia story played a part in his decision to fire James Comey

Donald Trump admits 'made up' Russia story played a part in James Comey sacking

Donald Trump admits 'made up' Russia story played a part in James Comey sacking

Democrats have accused the US president of firing Comey to try to dampen the FBI inquiry into Russian conduct during US election

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Donald Trump and Rex Tillerson meet Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov amid James Comey controversy

Donald Trump and Rex Tillerson meet Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov amid James Comey controversy

Trump and Tillerson meet Sergey Lavrov amid James Comey controversy

The meeting came at a sensitive time after the US president fired the FBI director earlier in the week

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Tunnel collapses at American site which has made nuclear weapons for decades

Tunnel collapses at American nuclear weapons site

Tunnel collapses at American nuclear weapons site

Officials said no-one was hurt when the tunnel fell in at the Hanford Nuclear Reservation site

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

Miss Sloane: 'Creating the film was an interesting challenge as the subject matter is unusual', says director John Madden

Miss Sloane director John Madden explains challenge of covering guns in America

Miss Sloane director explains challenge of covering guns in America

Director John Madden joins Julia Hartley-Brewer to chat about his latest film

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Thursday, March 9, 2017

SpaceX plans to launch reused rocket for first time

SpaceX plans to launch reused rocket for first time

SpaceX plans to launch reused rocket for first time

If SpaceX can reuse rockets for space travel it could drive down costs within the industry

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Visitor falls and damages art sculpture 'which could be worth £600,000 whilst taking a selfie'

Visitor damages art sculpture whilst taking a selfie

Visitor damages art sculpture whilst taking a selfie

A visitor to the Infinity Mirrors art exhibition in Washington lost their footing whilst reportedly taking a selfie and damaged a sculpture

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

George Galloway: 'Forget about walls, we should build stairs because Trump is scared of them'

George Galloway: 'Forget walls - we should build stairs because Trump is scared of them'

George Galloway: 'Forget walls, let's build stairs because Trump hates them'

Our host was speaking to a young caller who asked about Theresa May's recent meeting with the President in Washington

Monday, January 30, 2017

Monday, January 30, 2017

UK-US 'special relationship unlikely to make Donald Trump change course', says lecturer Dr Adam Quinn

UK-US special relationship unlikely to make Trump reverse Muslim ban, says lecturer Dr Adam Quinn

UK-US 'special relationship unlikely to make Donald Trump change course'

Dr. Adam Quinn told Julia Hartley-Brewer it was 'unreasonable to suggest' Britain has any real influence on American politics

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Donald Trump's administration 'hugely supportive of England', says New York Observer columnist

Donald Trump loves England and talks with Theresa May will go smoothly, says New York journalist

Donald Trump's administration 'hugely supportive of England', says columnist

Andre Walker, who works for the New York Observer, said that the UK's standing with the United States was strong ahead of the Prime Minister meeting the new president in Washington

Monday, January 23, 2017

Monday, January 23, 2017

Theresa May and Donald Trump to discuss slashing tariffs on US-UK trade

Theresa May and Donald Trump to discuss slashing tariffs on US-UK trade

Theresa May and Donald Trump to talk about slashing trade tariffs on US-UK trade

The Prime Minister will be the first foreign leader to meet with the new president on Friday in Washington

Friday, January 20, 2017

Friday, January 20, 2017

Several protests are set to take place at Donald Trump's inauguration

Donald Trump inauguration: Washington protests turn violent with reports of grenades and tear gas

Protests in Washington turn violent with reports of grenades and tear gas

Reports suggest demonstrations on streets of US capital have turned violent

Moving Obama out and Trump in - What happens at the White House on inauguration day?

Trump inauguration: Inside the crazy five-hour operation to refit the White House for its new occupants

Inside the crazy five-hour operation to refit the White House for the Trumps

Barack Obama has only a matter of hours left to move his family out of the White House, before Donald Trump moves in, but how does it all work?

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Top Republican puts UK to the top of the US trade deal ladder

Top Republican says UK is at front of queue for US trade deal

Top Republican says UK is at front of queue for US trade deal

Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman Bob Corker made the comments after meeting the Foreign Secretary in Washington

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

Pro-marijuana group plans to give out free joints during Donald Trump's inauguration

Pro-marijuana group plans to give out free joints during Donald Trump's inauguration

Pro-marijuana group plans to give out free joints during Trump's inauguration

A pro-marijuana group plans to give out free joints to attendees of Donald Trump's inauguration, as they call for the legalisation of marijuana

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Donald Trump: 'Extremists are dominating the conversation', says creative director

Trump: 'Extremists are dominating the conversation', says creative director

Trump: 'Extremists are dominating the conversation'

A video has been released showing people chanting "hail Trump" – with some making Hitler salutes at a conference in Washington

Monday, September 19, 2016

Monday, September 19, 2016

Manhattan Bombing: Americans have ruled out international links, says expert

Manhattan Bombing: Americans 'believe this is homegrown'

Manhattan Bombing: Americans 'believe this is homegrown'

Dr. Eric Moonman told Paul Ross that the authorities don't believe the attack in Chelsea was international