June 13, 2018

A year later, survivors of London’s Grenfell Tower fire try to cope

Lena Masri/ABC News(LONDON) -- Omar Alhaj Ali recently had a dream about his brother Mohammad, who died in last year’s fire in London's Grenfell Tower apartment complex where they both lived. In the dream, Mohammad told him, ‘don’t worry, everything will be fine. The family will be good. Your life will be good.’ “That was the best dream, you know,” Alhaj Ali told ABC News. One year after the high rise tower fire, which killed 72 people, survivors are still coping with the grief. Alhaj Ali, ..
June 13, 2018

Assault on Yemen’s largest port threatens to increase mass starvation

iStock/Thinkstock(SANAA, Yemen) -- A military coalition led by Saudi Arabian and United Arab Emirates forces, with vital guidance and supplies provided by the United States, has launched the largest assault of Yemen's war, with an attack on the massive port city of Hodeidah. As many as 22 million people -- three-quarters of Yemen’s population -- could be at risk of losing access to necessary food and medicines they receive through the port, amid a worsening humanitarian crisis on the verge ..
June 13, 2018

How North Korea is portraying Kim Jong Un’s historic summit with Trump

iStock/Thinkstock(PYONGYANG, North Korea) -- The portrayal of Tuesday's historic summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un is following predictable patterns in the U.S., often falling along party lines. But how is it playing out inside Kim's kingdom? All of the media, limited as it may be, in North Korea is controlled by the state. It is, of course, therefore an entirely positive review of the summit and the results. North Korea’s newspaper, Rodong Sin..
June 13, 2018

Trump proclaims ‘there is no longer a nuclear threat’ upon return from summit

Kevin Lim/The Strait Times/Handout/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump took to Twitter to reassure Americans to "sleep well tonight" upon landing in Washington, D.C., early Wednesday morning after the landmark summit in Singapore between the United States and North Korea. He tweeted out a few congratulations to candidates running in primary races on Tuesday, in addition to taking a victory lap for his summit with Kim Jong Un. He also took a shot at his predecessor in office, sayin..