President Macron calls for US, Iran meeting

first_imgChinese president calls for improved friendships French President said on Monday that he was ready to be at the center of talks between the US and Iran to diffuse the tension.French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday called upon leaders of the US and Iran to meet to discuss the thorny nuclear issue.“At a given point in time there will have to be a meeting between the American and Iranian president and I would wish that in the coming weeks such a meeting take place,” Macron said in a press briefing on Monday.The French leader attended the presser alongside US President Donald Trump, who earlier said Iran has “got to be non-nuclear.”French President, who hosted world leaders in the southwestern city of Biarritz for the 2019 G& Summit, hjad invited Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif for talks on Sunday aimed at easing the tension between Washington and Tehran.President Trump said he was not surprised by the move.“I knew he was coming in and I respected the fact that he was coming in. And we’re looking to make Iran rich again, let them be rich, let them do well, if they want,” Trump said. “Or they can be poor as can be.During his stay in France, Zarif held more than three hours of talks, including with French President Emmanuel Macron, before heading back to Tehran.France, alongside Britain and Germany, is working to rescue the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), also known as the Iranian nuclear deal, from which the U.S. has unilaterally withdrawn since last year, raising the tension of the Gulf region.Earlier on Sunday, President Macron told LCI television that he has obtained a mandate to deliver a message to Iran on behalf of the seven countries, following the leaders’ dinner on Saturday.In his address on Monday, Macron said he was ready to be at the center of talks between the US and Iran to diffuse the tension.“I’m ready to have a meeting to make a deal,” the French president. “I want this meeting to happen.”(With input from Reuters)Related French President Macron begins first Africa tourcenter_img President Mugabe in South Africa for annual meetinglast_img read more

Cowley College Sumner Campus is planning several summer events

first_imgSumner Newscow report — With fall enrollment underway for Cowley College’s Sumner Campus Technology and Innovation Center, Cowley College is planning several upcoming events in conjunction with the opening of the facility.Cowley College will serve as a sponsor for Wellington Heat baseball games on June 3, June 27, and July 11. The College will also serve as the premier sponsor of the 2018 Kansas Wheat Festival July 11-15 in Wellington.The first Cowley College Sumner Campus Parent/Student Information Night will be held Monday, June 25 from 4:30-6 p.m. at Conway Springs High School. Later that evening, the event will be held from 7-8:30 at Udall High School.The next Sumner Campus Parent/Information Night will be held Wednesday, June 27 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Wellington High School, and the final event will take place Wednesday, August 1 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Oxford High School.Cowley College admissions representatives and Sumner Campus instructors (agriculture, computer science, technical and manufacturing programs) will be on hand to answer questions at the Parent/Information Night events.With the fall semester set to open August 14, a ribbon cutting ceremony for Cowley College’s Sumner Campus Technology and Innovation Center will take place August 9 at 2 p.m.Along with the opening of the Sumner Campus Technology and Innovation Center, the Short General Education Center will open in the fall of 2019.For more information on programs offered at the Cowley College Sumner Campus go to www.cowley.edu/sumner-campus/Follow us on Facebook.Follow us on Twitter. Close Forgot password? Please put in your email: Send me my password! Close message Login This blog post All blog posts Subscribe to this blog post’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Subscribe to this blog’s comments through… RSS Feed Subscribe via email Subscribe Follow the discussion Comments Logging you in… Close Login to IntenseDebate Or create an account Username or Email: Password: Forgot login? Cancel Login Close WordPress.com Username or Email: Password: Lost your password? Cancel Login Dashboard | Edit profile | Logout Logged in as Admin Options Disable comments for this page Save Settings You are about to flag this comment as being inappropriate. Please explain why you are flagging this comment in the text box below and submit your report. The blog admin will be notified. Thank you for your input. There are no comments posted yet. Be the first one! Post a new comment Enter text right here! Comment as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments Comments by IntenseDebate Enter text right here! Reply as a Guest, or login: Login to IntenseDebate Login to WordPress.com Login to Twitter Go back Tweet this comment Connected as (Logout) Email (optional) Not displayed publicly. Name Email Website (optional) Displayed next to your comments. Not displayed publicly. If you have a website, link to it here. Posting anonymously. Tweet this comment Cancel Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new commentslast_img read more