Monthly Archives: January 2017

Trade, NATO on the agenda for US, UK leaders' first meeting

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Donald Trump will get his first shot at face-to-face diplomacy on Friday when he welcomes his first foreign visitor to the Oval Office, British Prime Minister Theresa May.
Donald Trump will get his first shot at face-to-face diplomacy on Friday when he welcomes his first foreign visitor to the Oval Office, British Prime Minister Theresa May.
Trade, NATO on the agenda for US, UK leaders' first meeting

We will not pay for Trump's wall: Mexico's foreign minister

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Mexico’s top diplomat has said the suggestion that his government would pay for President Donald Trump’s planned border wall was “totally unacceptable,” leading to the cancellation of the two countries’ leaders’ first meeting.
Mexico’s top diplomat has said the suggestion that his government would pay for President Donald Trump’s planned border wall was “totally unacceptable,” leading to the cancellation of the two countries’ leaders’ first meeting.
We will not pay for Trump's wall: Mexico's foreign minister

Trump, Putin to speak on Saturday

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US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are scheduled to speak on the phone Saturday in their first conversation since Trump took office, an administration official told CNN.
US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are scheduled to speak on the phone Saturday in their first conversation since Trump took office, an administration official told CNN.
Trump, Putin to speak on Saturday

May: Praise for Trump

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British Prime Minister Theresa May told US Republicans Thursday that instances of the United States and United Kingdom intervening militarily in foreign countries must only come when the two countries’ national interests are at stake.
British Prime Minister Theresa May told US Republicans Thursday that instances of the United States and United Kingdom intervening militarily in foreign countries must only come when the two countries’ national interests are at stake.
May: Praise for Trump

'Mexico does not believe in walls,' President Pena Nieto says

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Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto said Wednesday his country “will not pay for any wall,” defying the claims US President Donald Trump has made. But he did not cancel his trip planned for the United States next week.
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto said Wednesday his country “will not pay for any wall,” defying the claims US President Donald Trump has made. But he did not cancel his trip planned for the United States next week.
'Mexico does not believe in walls,' President Pena Nieto says

Britain's navy keeps eye on Russia's 'ship of shame'

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Britain’s defense secretary had some harsh words for the Russian military on Wednesday as UK warships and warplanes tracked Russia’s only aircraft carrier through the English Channel.
Britain’s defense secretary had some harsh words for the Russian military on Wednesday as UK warships and warplanes tracked Russia’s only aircraft carrier through the English Channel.
Britain's navy keeps eye on Russia's 'ship of shame'

What border looks like now

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On his sixth day in office, President Donald Trump signed executive orders to begin construction of a wall between the United States and Mexico, making good on a campaign promise. He also announced he will boost deportation efforts and beef up border patrol resources along the border.
On his sixth day in office, President Donald Trump signed executive orders to begin construction of a wall between the United States and Mexico, making good on a campaign promise. He also announced he will boost deportation efforts and beef up border patrol resources along the border.
What border looks like now

Trump said he'd do this

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As he progressed from punchline to primary contender, from frontrunner to nominee, and then from seemingly doomed general election candidate to president-elect, Donald Trump has, for all his idiosyncrasies, offered a remarkably consistent package of promises.
As he progressed from punchline to primary contender, from frontrunner to nominee, and then from seemingly doomed general election candidate to president-elect, Donald Trump has, for all his idiosyncrasies, offered a remarkably consistent package of promises.
Trump said he'd do this

Trump: I'll fix Chicago 'carnage'

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President Donald Trump, for the first time since taking office, has tweeted about violence in Chicago, saying: “I will send in the Feds” if they don’t fix the “horrible ‘carnage'” going on.
President Donald Trump, for the first time since taking office, has tweeted about violence in Chicago, saying: “I will send in the Feds” if they don’t fix the “horrible ‘carnage'” going on.
Trump: I'll fix Chicago 'carnage'

Why moving the US embassy to Jerusalem is so controversial

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The United States is expected to move cautiously on President Donald Trump’s pledge to relocate its embassy in Israel. A senior administration official has said that moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv remains a priority for the president but cautioned that it would not happen quickly. CNN’s Oren Liebermann, who is based in Jerusalem, walks us through what’s at stake.
The United States is expected to move cautiously on President Donald Trump’s pledge to relocate its embassy in Israel. A senior administration official has said that moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem from Tel Aviv remains a priority for the president but cautioned that it would not happen quickly. CNN’s…
Why moving the US embassy to Jerusalem is so controversial

Opinion: Bad for Americans, great for China

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It’s now clear that the election of Donald Trump will dramatically alter the shape of the world’s economy for the foreseeable future. But based on his executive action to withdraw from the negotiating process of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), this reshaping will not be for the benefit of US workers and citizens.
It’s now clear that the election of Donald Trump will dramatically alter the shape of the world’s economy for the foreseeable future. But based on his executive action to withdraw from the negotiating process of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), this reshaping will not be for the benefit of US workers…
Opinion: Bad for Americans, great for China