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Trump Calls Media ‘Enemy Of The American People’

WASHINGTON (APP/AFP): Donald Trump ratcheted up his attacks on the media Friday, describing the press as “the enemy of the American people!” in a tweet. Shortly after landing at his holiday home in Mar-a-Lago, Florida — where he is spending a third consecutive weekend —


US & China On Brink Of Trade War, Warns Goldman Sachs

The risk of an escalating trade war between the world’s two biggest economies – the US and China – is growing fast, warn analysts from Goldman Sachs as cited by Business Insider. Goldman’s Andrew Tilton and Alec Phillips said in a note to clients they


US Hits Iran With Fresh Sanctions After Missile Tests

WASHINGTON, (APP/AFP) – The United States slapped fresh sanctions on Iran Friday to punish Tehran for recent ballistic missile tests and its support for Yemen’s Houthi rebels. The first sanctions against Iran by the Trump administration targeted companies and individuals in Iran and China identified by the


Iran Rejects ‘Baseless’ Warning From Trump

TEHRAN, (APP/AFP): Iran on Thursday rejected a warning from US President Donald Trump’s administration over its latest missile test as unfounded and “provocative”. “Claims made by US President Donald Trump’s National Security Advisor are baseless, repetitive and provocative,” Iranian foreign ministry spokesman Bahram Ghasemi said, quoted by


Trump Puts Iran ‘On Notice,’ Denounces Nuclear Deal

WASHINGTON, Feb 2, (APP/AFP) – President Donald Trump on Thursday said Iran was now formally “on notice” after a recent missile test, while also claiming the Islamic Republic was on the brink of collapse when it signed an international nuclear deal. “Iran has been formally PUT ON NOTICE

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Former Norwegian Prime Minister Held In US Over Iran Visa

OSLO, (APP/AFP): A former Norwegian prime minister said he was held at a Washington airport for one hour because of an Iranian visa in his passport, an incident he described as “provocative”. “There is no reason to be afraid of a former head of government


Mexican President Condemns Trump’s Wall Plan

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Wednesday condemned US President Donald Trump’s decision to order construction of a border wall, and directed consulates to protect migrants’ rights in the United States. While opposition leaders called on Pena Nieto to cancel a planned meeting with Trump


Trump Signs Executive Order On US Withdrawal From TPP Trade Deal

US President Donald Trump signed an executive order on the country’s withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal. “We got to sign three memorandums today. Right now, to withdraw the United States from the Trans-Pacific Partnership,” White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus announced on Monday presenting Trump with the