Special counsel subpoenas former Trump aide Bannon

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist Steve Bannon has been subpoenaed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller to testify before a grand jury in a probe of alleged ties between Russia and Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign, the New York Times reported on Tuesday. It was the first time Mueller is known to have…

Iran’s leader accuses Saudis of ‘treason’ against Muslims

LONDON (Reuters) – Iran’s supreme leader accused Saudi rulers on Tuesday of committing “treason” against Muslims by aligning themselves with the United States and Israel. Addressing parliamentary representatives from Islamic countries gathered in Tehran, Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said the U.S. decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital was “a big mistake” and “doomed to failure”.…

EU still open to Britain changing mind on Brexit

STRASBOURG (Reuters) – Leaders of the European Union institutions weighed into a new British debate on whether to hold a second referendum on Brexit by saying on Tuesday that Britons would be welcome to stay in the EU. Prime Minister Theresa May and her main opponent Jeremy Corbyn have ruled out giving voters a chance…