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10 things you need to know this morning – May 23rd 2017.

1. In First Trip To Israel, Trump Relishes ‘Rare Opportunity’ For Peace In The Middle East

Donald Trump relished a “rare opportunity to bring security and stability and peace” to the Middle East when he landed in Israel Monday for the second leg of his first foreign trip in office.

2. Flynn To Take The Fifth

Former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn is expected to decline a congressional subpoena for documents and invoke his fifth amendment privilege on Monday, The Daily Caller News Foundation has learned.

3. VIDEO: At least 20 Dead And Hundreds Injured After ‘Explosions’ Heard At Ariana Grande Concert In UK

Police deployed to the U.K.’s Manchester Arena in response to reports of explosions at an Ariana Grande concert on Monday, according to various reports.

4. ‘Conservatives Will Love It. Moderates Will Probably Hate It’ — Trump’s Budget Features $1.7 Tril. In Entitlement Cuts

As Donald Trump continues his first overseas trip as president, his White House staff is expected to announce a new budget proposal featuring $1.7 trillion in cuts to mandatory entitlement programs.

5. LEAKED: Facebook Guidelines On What To Delete And What Not To, Remains Vague About Goals

Leaked documents from inside Facebook reveal its guidelines for what to delete and what to keep.

6. Flynn Refuses To Turn Over Docs To Senate ‘Fishing Expedition’

General Michael T. Flynn, President Trump’s former national security advisor, on Monday forcefully refused to turn over subpoenaed documents demanded by the Senate  Intelligence committee, blasting it for its “sweeping” subpoena for documents.

7. VIDEO: President Trump Visits The Western Wall

President Trump became the first sitting president to pray at the Western Wall, the holiest site where Jews may pray, on Monday.

8. DHS: More Than 700K Foreigners Overstayed Their Visas In 2016

Nearly three quarters of a million foreign travelers to the U.S. didn’t go home when their visas expired in 2016, according to a new report from the Department of Homeland Security.

9. Baltimore, Soros Group Finances Legal Defense Fund For Illegal Immigrants

The city of Baltimore and a private nonprofit have established a legal defense fund for illegal immigrants in deportation proceedings, in hopes of attracting more immigrants to the shrinking city.

10. Saudi Foreign Minister: Trump Trip Was ‘Phenomenal’ (VIDEO)

Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs Adel al-Jubeir heaped praise on President Trump’s trip to Saudi Arabia Monday, calling it “phenomenal.”

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