Four U.S. officials told NBC News they expect an Israeli response to Iran’s attack to be limited in scope and most likely to involve strikes on Iranian forces and their proxies outside Iran. “Tensions are high, and either party’s next moves are hard to predict, but all the significant signs point toward an easing of […]

By Kathryn Armstrong & Hugo Bachega, Middle East correspondent in London & Jerusalem 12 April 2024 Image source, Getty Images Image caption, Joe Biden warned Iran not to attack Israel US President Joe Biden says he expects Iran to attack Israel “sooner than later”, as fears grow of Iranian retaliation over an air strike that […]

Washington CNN  —  President Joe Biden told reporters at the White House Friday that he expects Iran will attack Israel “sooner than later.” “I don’t want to get into secure information but my expectation is sooner than later,” Biden said to reporters when asked how imminent an Iranian attack on Israel would be.

The last time the Fed cut rates was at the onset of the pandemic, slashing rates to near-zero levels. Fed Chair Jerome Powell explained the cuts were needed to counter the dangers that Covid posed to the economy. Before the pandemic, the Fed cut rates in 2019 as the trade war between the United States […]

National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan said the United States expects at least one American hostage being held by militant group Hamas to be released Sunday. “At least one American will be released today. I cannot confirm who it will be, or that it will absolutely happen because until we see that American out of Gaza, […]

DEIR AL-BALAH, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel expects to launch a long and difficult ground offensive into Gaza soon to destroy Hamas, the defense minister said Friday, as airstrikes intensified after nightfall and the territory’s internet and mobile communications services collapsed. Defense Minister Yoav Gallant’s comments pointed to a potentially grueling and open-ended new phase […]

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WASHINGTON/OTTAWA, Sept 22 (Reuters) – The United States made clear on Friday that it expected the Indian government to work with Canada on efforts to investigate the possible involvement of New Delhi agents in the murder of a Canadian citizen in June. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Monday that Ottawa had credible intelligence linking […]

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