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China to impose new tariffs on $60bn worth of imports from US

China to impose new tariffs on $60bn worth of imports from US

China has said it will impose new tariffs on $60bn worth of imports from the US, including aircraft and liquefied natural gas, in a rapid riposte to Donald Trump’s latest ...

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US begins identifying remains of soldiers returned from North Korea

US begins identifying remains of soldiers returned from North Korea

The Pentagon notified the family of a U.S. service member missing since the Korean War that his dog tags were among the human remains recently turned over by North Korea, ...

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Pompeo: North Korea’s weapons programs counter to denuclearization commitment

Pompeo: North Korea’s weapons programs counter to denuclearization commitment

 Less than two months after a landmark U.S.-North Korea summit in Singapore, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo flew back to the city state on Friday and said North Korea’s ...

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US slaps export restrictions on Chinese firms over national security threat

US slaps export restrictions on Chinese firms over national security threat

Washington has slapped restrictions on dozens of key Chinese companies – including state-owned developers of military-use technologies such as air defence and satellite systems – for reasons of national security. ...

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Trump-supporting Diane Black, endorsed by Mike Pence, loses to Bill Lee in governor’s race

Trump-supporting Diane Black, endorsed by Mike Pence, loses to Bill Lee in governor’s race

Diane Black, the long-time favourite in Tennessee’s Republican primary for governor who was being supported by Mike Pence, has lost to Nashville businessman Bill Lee. Every candidate in the primary was an ally of Donald ...

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US government’s progress at reuniting children with their deported parents unacceptable

The American government’s progress in reuniting immigrant children in the US with their deported parents is “unacceptable”, a federal judge ruled as he ordered the government to appoint a person to take charge of ...

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Donald Trump Jr compares Democrats’ policies to those of the Nazis

Donald Trump Jr compares Democrats’ policies to those of the Nazis

Donald Trump’s eldest son is at the centre of a storm of outrage after he likened the policies of the Democratic Party to those of the Nazis during the 1930s. Attending the Washington DC premiere of ...

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NRA is in deep financial trouble and may soon be unable to exist

NRA is in deep financial trouble and may soon be unable to exist

The National Rifle Association (NRA) has said it’s suffering from substantial financial issues that could cause the organisation to “be unable to exist”. In a recent court filing, the powerful organisation that lobbies ...

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Protest at the White House have continued

Protest at the White House have continued

Day 16 of the ongoing KremlinAnnex protest at the White House. Day 19 at the nightly anti-Trump protests at the KremlinAnnex. With singer Kenny Sway. Damn this guy is good. ...

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UN experts condemn Trump’s media criticism

UN experts condemn Trump’s media criticism

President Donald Trump’s media attacks raise the risk of violence against journalists, UN experts have warned. In a statement, David Kaye and Edison Lanza of the Inter-American Commission on Human ...

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