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Trump and Xi

XI Is Meeting Trump In The April First Week

At the invitation of President Sauli Niinisto of the Republic of Finland and President Donald Trump of the United States of America, President Xi Jinping will pay a state visit to Finland from April 4 to 6, and meet with his US counterpart Trump at


Trump Forced To Pull Health Care Bill In Major Setback

WASHINGTON, (APP/AFP): Donald Trump suffered a major political blow Friday as he was forced to ask Republican leaders to pull an emblematic health care bill that failed to gather enough support in Congress. House Speaker Paul Ryan “talked to the president at three o’clock today


Trump Faces Make-Or-Break Health Care Vote

WASHINGTON, (APP/AFP) – President Donald Trump put his reputation as a dealmaker on the line Friday in a high-risk vote on an embattled Republican health care plan, with rebels in his own party threatening to torpedo the reform. Trump turned up the heat on die-hard


NATO Chief To Visit US For First Time Since Trump Elected

BRUSSELS, (APP/AFP) – NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg headed for Washington on Monday for the first time since US President Donald Trump was elected, holding talks with senior officials about defeating the Islamic State group, his office said. Stoltenberg will meet US Defence Secretary James Mattis


Trump Tweets Hearing On Russia Allegations ‘Fake News’

WASHINGTON, (APP/AFP) – President Donald Trump on Monday shot down as “fake news” allegations that he worked with Russia, which US intelligence says tried to tilt the US election in Trump’s favor. His tweet came just as FBI and NSA chiefs were to speak to


Trump Assails CIA After Hacking Materials Leak

WASHINGTON, (APP/AFP) – President Donald Trump’s administration has levelled fresh criticism at the CIA after WikiLeaks published a trove of documents describing the US spy agency’s cyber espionage operations. Hours after WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange accused the Central Intelligence Agency of “devastating incompetence” for failing to protect its hacking


Hollande Hit Backs At Trump Over Paris Criticism

PARIS, (APP/AFP) – French President Francois Hollande on Saturday hit back at Donald Trump after the US president criticised France in a veiled attack on its immigration policies and those of its European allies. “It is never good to show the slightest mistrust towards a friendly country,”


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