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Trump: US-China trade deal could be reached in weeks

Posted on Friday, 5 April 2019 09:07 PM | No Comments
United States President Donald Trump said a trade deal with China is getting very close and could be reached in about four weeks. Trump spoke at a meeting with Chinese...

US’ assurance of aid is nothing new, expert says

Posted on Monday, 4 March 2019 05:00 PM | No Comments
The United States has always assured the Philippines of aid amid sea dispute with China, according to defense expert and Institute for Policy, Strategy, and Development Studies member, Jose Antonio...

Trump returns to White House after summit collapse clouds future of U.S.-North Korea nuclear diplomacy

Posted on Friday, 1 March 2019 12:45 PM | No Comments
(REUTERS) — U.S. President Donald Trump returned to Washington D.C. Thursday (February 28) from Hanoi, Vietnam after his meeting with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un collapsed over sanctions, and...

Venezuelan doctors demand government allow aid into country

Posted on Monday, 11 February 2019 10:36 AM | No Comments
A group of Venezuelan doctors demonstrated on the Colombian side of the border on Sunday (February 10) as they demanded President Nicolas Maduro’s government allow humanitarian aid into their country....

Iraq seeks exemption from U.S. sanctions on Iran, PM says

Posted on Wednesday, 12 December 2018 10:41 AM | No Comments
Iraq will send a delegation to the United States seeking an exemption from sanctions against Iran that would allow it to keep importing Iranian gas, Prime Minister Adel Abdul Mahdi said on Tuesday...

Chicago mayor calls out ‘shortage of values’ as city copes with gun violence

Posted on Tuesday, 7 August 2018 10:32 AM | No Comments
    After a weekend marked by gun violence, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel said, “there was a shortage of values” as he called on people who knew the shooters to report them....

Trump threatens U.S. government shutdown over immigration

Posted on Monday, 30 July 2018 10:27 AM | No Comments
  U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday (July 29) he would allow the federal government to shut down if Democrats refuse to back his demand for a wall at...

U.S., South Korea and Japan discuss military drills, North Korea denuclearization

Posted on Thursday, 14 June 2018 03:53 PM | No Comments
SEOUL, South Korea – The top diplomats from United States, South Korea, and Japan promised on Thursday (June 14) to work together to ensure North Korea gives up its nuclear...

Trump, Trudeau, and Pena Nieto celebrate 2026 World Cup bid win with tweets

Posted on Thursday, 14 June 2018 12:47 PM | No Comments
The United States, Mexico and Canada will jointly host the 2026 World Cup, overwhelmingly winning a vote by soccer’s world governing body on Wednesday (June 13), even though U.S. President Donald Trump has frayed...

China tells U.S. ‘now is the time’ if it wants peace with N. Korea

Posted on Thursday, 24 May 2018 11:02 AM | No Comments
A senior Chinese official told the United States on Wednesday (May 23) if it wants peace with North Korea now is the time for a summit between U.S. President Donald...