News with Ed - June 28, 2018
Trump-Putin Summit Mixed reactions from US allies
U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet for the first time summit on July 16 in Helsinki, Finland. The two leaders will discuss the current relations and the prospects for their further development as well as international issues. The announcement came one day after the US National Security Adviser John Bolt met with Russian’s president. For more on this, RT America’s Manila Chan is joined by former US diplomat Jim Jatras.
Maryland Shooting: 5 Dead, Suspect in Custody
A shooting in the newsroom at the Capital Gazette has taken the lives of at least five people and injured several more according to authorities. One person is in custody and the investigation is currently ongoing. For live coverage RT America’s Manila Chan is joinedby Sara Montes De Oca, who was live on the scene.
The impact of Kennedy’s SCOTUS Retirement
President Trump will soon have the chance to appoint another Supreme Court justice, as Anthony Kennedy announced Wednesday that he'll be retiring in July after more than 30 years on the court. For more on this, civil rights attorney Robert Patillo and conservative commentator Steve Malzberg joins RT America’s Manila Chan to discuss.