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Germany confirms Trump made trade threat to Europe over Iran policy

Defence minister says Trump threatened to impose 25% tariff on European carsThe United States threatened to impose 25% tariffs on cars to push Europe...

Germany confirms Trump made trade threat to Europe over Iran policy

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Iran confirms it has detained three Australian citizens Cases of British-Australians Kylie Moore-Gilbert and Jolie King, and King’s Australian partner, Mark Firkin, were revealed last weekIran’s judiciary ...
23:44, 2019-09-17

Exclusive: Germany mulls fiscal policy U-turn, eyes new debt for climate protection: official Germany is mulling a fiscal policy U-turn and considering ditching its long cherished balanced budget goal by issuing new debt to finance a costly cl...
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Warren promises bigger role for liberal groups in setting trade policy Elizabeth Warren promised Monday that she would make federal trade policy more transparent and give a bigger role labor and environmental groups in s...
21:08, 2019-07-29

China confirms vice-premier Liu He will visit US for trade talks Attendance of chief negotiator reduces fears of collapse of discussions after Trump tweetsChina’s chief trade negotiator will travel to Washington th...
14:00, 2019-05-07

Opinion: US-Iran escalation a threat, but war unlikely The world is on edge over heightened tensions between the US and Iran. But that doesn't mean military confrontation is imminent, writes Rainer Herman...
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Fearing Soleimani reprisal, Germany revises terror threat level The country's top police institution fears Israeli and US institutions could be in danger from terrorists following the assassination of Iran's Qasse...
01:00, 2020-01-05

Fork out to pork out: Germany’s ‘schnitzel alert’ echoes around Europe Sharp rise in wholesale pork prices prompts warnings over cost of bratwurst, chorizo and other seasonal fare The “schnitzel alert” sounded by German ...
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Germany's conservatives issue anti-nationalist, pro-Europe rallying cry Germany's CDU and CSU have kicked off their European election campaign with a demonstrative display of unity, pledging to fight for European values, ...
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Iran confirms two missiles shot down Ukraine airliner Iran has released the first results of its investigation into the downing of a Ukraine International Airlines flight. All of the 176 passengers and c...
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China confirms plans to sign phase-one trade deal with US next week AP Photo/Andy Wong China said on Thursday that its chief trade negotiator would visit the US next week to sign an interim agreement to defuse a more ...
17:28, 2020-01-09

US gets no commitment from allies to thwart Iran threat BRUSSELS (AP) — Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper says he came away with no firm commitments from NATO allies to participate in a global effor...
16:20, 2019-06-27

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20:16, 2019-05-21

Man made fake bomb threat to get date with flight attendant A 65-year-old man has admitted making a fake bomb threat in the hope of getting a date with a flight attendant....
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Biden wants Obama-era foreign policy — including return to Iran nuclear deal Joe Biden will rewind the clock on American foreign policy back to the Obama administration if he’s elected president, the former veep said during a ...
04:12, 2019-07-12

Pentagon confirms Iran strike on US military bases in Iraq Iran attacked at least two U.S. air bases with more than a dozen ballistic missiles on Thursday night, the Pentagon has confirmed....
01:36, 2020-01-08

Iran has enriched uranium past key limit, IAEA confirms Tehran breaches agreed 3.67% limit and hints it could soon start enriching to 20%Iran has enriched uranium beyond the key limit dictated in its 2015 ...
20:52, 2019-07-08

Little progress made in tackling air pollution in Europe, research says European Environment Agency found levels of fine particulate matter stalled after decades of reductionsLittle progress has been made on tackling air ...
10:36, 2019-10-16

Climate change made Europe's heatwave at least five times more likely Climate change attribution researchers have shown that record-breaking heat in France was made at least five times more likely by global warming...
14:56, 2019-07-02

How English crumpets are made at Europe's biggest bakery Warburtons is the UK's biggest crumpet producer. The company make 36,000 crumpets and hour in their Enfield bakery. We visited the bakery to see how ...
12:20, 2020-01-07

Asian markets fall as US ignites new trade war with Europe Stocks drop in Sydney and Tokyo mirroring falls in US and UK, as Washington slaps 25% tariffs on range of European goodsAsian markets have tanked aft...
08:24, 2019-10-03

Brexit: EU confirms talks on trade deal with UK won't start before end of February – live news Rolling coverage of the day’s political developments as they happenBoris Johnson urged to publish report on Russian meddlingLabour leadership: Jess P...
14:24, 2020-01-20

Turkey's plan to flood Europe with millions of refugees if it is condemned for attacking Syria is a real and dangerous threat, officials warn REUTERS/Stringer Turkish threats to send millions of Syrian refugees to Europe's doorstep if it is sanctioned or condemned for its military intervent...
14:08, 2019-10-11

Iran’s Heritage Sites Remain Under Threat. What Could We Lose? A country’s heritage is arguably vital to its lifeblood. It connects the present to the past and also unites humanity in the appreciation and love fo...
03:44, 2020-01-09

The Latest: Iran issues new threat of downing more US drones WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on tensions between the U.S. and Iran and in the Persian Gulf (all times local): 3 a.m. Iran’s naval chief is thre...
09:36, 2019-06-24

Photos showing Iran threat may be released today Shanahan expected to keep Norquist and Chewning — Warren takes on the military-industrial complex...
17:20, 2019-05-17

US B-52 bombers land in Qatar over unspecified Iran threat DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The B-52 bombers ordered by the White House to deploy to the Persian Gulf to counter unspecified threats from Iran...
06:20, 2019-05-10

Germany's Opel town shows struggle for Europe to plug in electric cars Carmakers and policymakers in Europe are staking their futures on a race to electric vehicles. But the vast charging network needed to sustain their ...
11:36, 2019-06-07

Alabama student made bomb threat over botched football bet: police A University of Alabama freshman was arrested for calling in a bomb threat during Saturday’s LSU-Florida game in Baton Rouge, police said. Conn...
03:04, 2019-10-17

BREAKING: Iran confirms nuke power boost amid fears of war with US IRAN has confirmed it will be increasing it uranium enrichment levels amid renewed fears of war with the US....
11:12, 2019-06-17

Tesla Gigafactory Europe heads to Germany not UK as Elon Musk blames Brexit uncertainty Articles 12 Nov, 2019 European Gigafactory set to be built near Berlin, with Tesla R&D centre in Germany, too....
01:44, 2019-11-13

Tesla Gigafactory Europe to be built in Germany, not UK, as Elon Musk blames Brexit uncertainty Articles 13 Nov, 2019 Brand's European battery plant will be built near Berlin, with Tesla R&D centre in Germany, too...
08:24, 2019-11-13

Iran holds back on threat to breach nuclear deal Country may be waiting on outcome of talks setting out plans to kickstart trade with EUIran has held back on its threat to make its first breach of t...
16:08, 2019-06-27

Iran threat explained: Dunford behind deployments to deter aggression Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman Gen. Joseph Dunford revealed yesterday that he was the driving force behind the recent U.S. deployments to the Persian...
19:04, 2019-05-30

Iran top military chief issues threat: ‘Our hands are on the trigger’ Iran’s highest-ranking military official offered a stark warning after reports emerged that the U.S. is considering deploying 10,000 troops to the Mi...
21:00, 2019-05-23

Iran’s Supreme Leader Makes Uranium Enrichment Threat DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran’s supreme leader issued a veiled threat in the same speech in which he stated that “no one is seeking war,” s...
12:36, 2019-05-15

Top general warns Iran still a threat despite recent US troop deployment The Pentagon has deployed 14,000 more troops to the Middle East since May, but that likely won’t deter Iran from launching a major attack, the top US...
07:40, 2019-11-24

Top US commander: ‘We're not seeking a fight with the Iranian regime’ but Iran’s the top threat PEACE THROUGH STRENGTH: Just five weeks ago, Marine Corps Gen. Frank McKenzie took over as head of U.S. Central Command, with an area of responsibili...
13:36, 2019-05-09

US sending 2,000 troops to Saudi Arabia as Iran threat grows The Pentagon is deploying about 2,000 more troops and military hardware to Saudi Arabia to combat Iranian aggression....
19:20, 2019-10-11

Plane had no warning of threat before crash in Iran, Ukrainian airline says At a briefing by its president and vice president, the airline also denied the aircraft veered off its normal course after an Iranian military statem...
15:24, 2020-01-11

Pompeo: Real threat to Iran’s culture is Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, not US The Secretary of State said Ayatollah Ali Khamenei has "denied the Persian culture's rich and steeped history and intellect."...
18:36, 2020-01-07

World War 3 warning: Iran commander's daughter in 'dark day' threat to US Zeinab Soleimani issued a terrifying revenge warning to President Donald Trump, the US, and allies Israel at her dad's funeral in Tehran today...
07:48, 2020-01-06

Military officer says no rise in Iran threat in Iraq, Syria WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior officer in the U.S.-led military coalition combating the Islamic State says there is no increased threat from Iranian-back...
17:56, 2019-05-14

Sudden US threat against Iran adds to Middle East volatility Frustration in Washington at its failing foreign policies could be a factor in growing pressureJohn Bolton’s sudden, unexplained threat to use “unrel...
17:04, 2019-05-06

No Iran threat in Syria or Iraq, top British officer says, contradicting US Deputy commander of anti-Isis coalition rebuts White House justification for sending troopsThe top British general in the US-led coalition against Is...
20:08, 2019-05-14

Pentagon eyes more troop deployments amid Iran threat Lawmakers lash out over Shanahan’s new restriction on ops reports — SASC wraps up NDAA mark...
16:20, 2019-05-23

Iran, nuclear deal partners to meet as accord under threat VIENNA (AP) — Senior officials from Iran and the remaining signatories to its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers are set to gather in Vienna as tens...
08:56, 2019-06-28

'Time to take out our swords' Iran general's chilling threat to US before attack He and other commanders were reportedly plotting how to punish the US in May for pulling out of the landmark 2015 nuclear deal...
15:44, 2019-11-25

Europe rejects Iran 'ultimatums' on nuclear deal European powers have said they still backed the nuclear deal with Iran, but would not be held to ransom in order to keep it alive....
10:28, 2019-05-09

Europe is failing to save nuclear deal, Iran says Iran already has crept past limits the deal imposed on nuclear enrichment and its uranium stockpile. It is trying to pressure Europe to find a way to...
14:48, 2019-09-08

Europe urges Iran to cooperate with UN nuclear watchdog Britain, France, Germany and the EU have issued a joint statement warning Iran to stick to its commitments under the 2015 deal on its nuclear program...
18:12, 2019-09-13

US confirms 11 troops were injured in Iran missile attack after initial claims there were no casualties Several US troops were injured during an Iranian missile attack on an Iraqi base despite officials initially saying there had been no casualties....
08:40, 2020-01-17

Three Brits and 63 Canadians were on board Ukrainian plane that crashed after take-off in Iran, official confirms Three Brits and 63 Canadians were among those on the Ukrainian plane that crashed in Iran shortly after take off, the Ukrainian foreign minister has ...
10:08, 2020-01-08

Scientists link Europe heat wave to man-made global warming In countries where millions of people sweltered through the heat wave, temperatures would have been 2.7 to 5.4 degrees Fahrenheit lower in a world wi...
18:20, 2019-08-02

South Carolina Coroner Confirms Local Dairy Queen's Burgers Are Not Made Of Human Flesh A coroner in Greenville, S.C. confirmed on Friday that the ground beef patties from a local Dairy Queen were not, in fact, made out of human flesh. T...
01:00, 2019-08-26

Dairy Queen burgers are not made of human meat, store confirms after feds swarm restaurant Dairy Queen has had to oddly clarify that the store's food does not contain "human meat" after one of its South Carolina restaurants was swarmed by f...
19:56, 2019-08-26

With WTO blocked, Canada and Europe agree to establish body for trade disputes The WTO's Appellate Body is down to three members from its normal seven, and U.S. has been blocking new appointments in an effort to force reforms....
21:36, 2019-07-25

Bats Europe and Trax Connect for MiFID II Equities Trade Reporting London, 15 June 2017 – Trax®, a subsidiary of MarketAxess Holdings, Inc. and a leading provider of regulatory reporting, trade matching and capit...
13:28, 2019-05-01

Balsamico 'made in Germany' not illegal, says EU An Italian consortium had sued a German vinegar maker that sold its product as "Balsamico." The EU's top court has ruled that appropriation of the te...
11:16, 2019-12-04

Germany wants speedy end to China-US trade war Germany's economy minister has told Beijing he wants to see a swift solution to the trade war between China and the US. The long-running spat has har...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Pentagon issues public rebuke of top British general on Iran threat The U.S. military gave a top British general a public tongue-lashing Tuesday after he told reporters at the Pentagon that Iran does not pose a threat...
21:08, 2019-05-15

Iran and US heading for nuclear war Russian official warns in major WW3 threat The comments warning of World War 3 by Vladimir Dzhabarov, lawmaker in Russia's upper house of parliament on Wednesday came in the wake of Iranian mi...
11:24, 2020-01-08

Iran has 'hundreds of missiles at the ready' warns general in chilling WW3 threat Missiles were fired at the US base of Ain Al Assad in Iraq in retaliation for the assassination of Iran's top general Qassem Soleimani, triggering fe...
15:12, 2020-01-09

Iran and US 'heading for nuclear war' Russian official warns in major WW3 threat The comments warning of World War 3 by Vladimir Dzhabarov, lawmaker in Russia's upper house of parliament on Wednesday came in the wake of Iranian mi...
11:52, 2020-01-08

As tensions escalate with Iran, Pompeo briefs Iraq on the threat to US forces POMPEO’S SURPRISE SIDE TRIP: With tensions rising between the United States and Iran, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo abruptly canceled a stop in Germ...
13:32, 2019-05-08

Iran vows 'harsher revenge' after US missile strikes in chilling WW3 threat A senior Iranian commander and deputy head of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard said Iran's missile attacks on the Al Asad and Erbil bases in Iraq show...
10:48, 2020-01-09

Saudi crown prince tells Iran: 'We won't hesitate to deal with any threat' Mohammed bin Salman speaks publicly for first time about latest tanker attacks amid fears of regional conflictMohammed bin Salman has spoken publicly...
15:08, 2019-06-16

A GOP senator slammed Trump's NAFTA rewrite, saying it's 'the only trade pact ever meant to diminish trade' Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President Donald Trump fulfilled a top legislative goal last week as Democrats said they would get behind plans to impl...
17:32, 2019-12-19

Pompeo to Europe to seek backing, easing of Iran tensions WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is seeking European support and a potential diplomatic climb-down to ease rising tensions between th...
19:32, 2019-05-30

Europe urges Mike Pompeo and US to show restraint towards Iran Jeremy Hunt warns of conflict erupting in the Gulf by accident after Saudi ships sabotagedUS secretary of state Mike Pompeo was urged by European lea...
22:12, 2019-05-13

Iran challenges Europe and China to stand up to US over nuclear deal Iran is now giving them 60 days to take significant strides or face a potentially severe new crisis in the Middle EastBy taking a couple of small, ca...
21:20, 2019-05-08

Prince Andrew accuser Virginia Roberts says the FBI warned her of ‘a credible death threat made’ against her Virginia Roberts, who said she was trafficked by convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein and forced to have sex with Prince Andrew on three occasions nea...
17:56, 2019-12-12

Jeffrey Epstein accuser says Ghislaine Maxwell made death threat after she reported abuse Jeffrey Epstein’s accused procuress Ghislaine Maxwell issued a chilling death threat to one of his accusers after she reported Epstein to polic...
22:04, 2019-11-12

Trade war: France hits back over US tariff threat on cheese and champagne - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as US proposes steep new tariffs on French food, drink, handbags and porcelainIntroductio...
09:16, 2019-12-03

Germany to mediate in Iran The German government is to send a high-level diplomat to Tehran as tensions between the US and Iran intensify, threatening a prolonged conflict....
09:28, 2019-05-23

Wall Street was ready for the latest twist in the trade war. Here's how experts think Trump and Xi's trade truce will play out. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque The year-old trade war between the US and China reached a temporary truce as Presidents Donald Trump of the US and Xi Jinping...
23:36, 2019-06-29

Bats Europe Expands BXTR to Offer Buy-Side Trade Reporting Services LONDON – 3 April 2017 – Bats Europe, a CBOE Holdings, Inc. company and the region’s largest equities exchange operator, today announced it has expand...
13:28, 2019-05-01

Made in Germany: German products have best reputation According to a new YouGov poll, products made in Germany have the best reputation with international consumers. The poll saw Chinese-manufactured pro...
13:36, 2019-09-30

Leon Draisaitl: NHL Star Made in Germany Leon Draisaitl is clearly the most talented ice hockey player that Germany has ever produced. At just 24, Draisaitl has established himself as one of...
14:16, 2019-11-15

Lucky Luke made in Germany for the first time The "lonesome cowboy" has been riding his horse through the Wild West for more than 70 years. Now, in the first official tribute book written by a Ge...
17:28, 2019-05-03

The acting chief of the Department of Homeland Security says there's 'no specific, credible threat' from Iran against the US Cedar Attanasio/AP Chad Wolf, acting chief of the Department of Homeland Security, said in a statement on Friday that there is "currently no specific...
21:44, 2020-01-04

Iraq and Iran form ALLIANCE to face down US war threat: 'America at weakest in history' IRAQ has said that it is ready to step in and help Iran amid rising tensions with the United Stares....
13:44, 2019-05-26

World War 3 threat: Iran brands US terrorists as crowds shout ‘death to Israel’ The fallout from the assassination of commander Qassem Soleimani continues with Iran working up 13 plans of revenge for Gen Soleimani's killing...
12:56, 2020-01-07

Iran warns Europe of danger after diplomat says officials ‘lied’ on crash TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran's president warned Wednesday that European soldiers in the Mideast "could be in danger" after three nations challenged Tehra...
17:56, 2020-01-15

Iran puts pressure on Europe to save nuclear deal within 60-day deadline Tehran leverages use of advanced centrifuges to call for urgent European counter-measures to US sanctionsIran has announced it has started using more...
20:20, 2019-09-07

US warns Europe not to develop barter system to evade Iran sanctions American officials have issued a warning to European nations that they risk falling foul of sanctions on Iran if they press ahead with a barter syste...
02:12, 2019-07-27

Europe demands Iran reverse course as Tehran violates the nuclear deal Drew Angerer/Getty Images The European signatories fighting to save the Iran nuclear deal in the wake of America's unilateral withdrawal last year e...
23:16, 2019-07-07

Lindsey Graham tells Europe: We will sanction you 'to the ground' if you do business with Iran If European countries continue to support Iran's uranium enrichment, the United States should "grind them into the ground" with sanctions, Sen. Linds...
19:32, 2019-07-15

UN atomic watchdog confirms Iran has exceeded low-enriched uranium stockpiles allowed in nuclear agreement. VIENNA (AP) — UN atomic watchdog confirms Iran has exceeded low-enriched uranium stockpiles allowed in nuclear agreement....
15:52, 2019-07-01

Germany urges US to talk with Iran German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas says a thaw in US-Iran tensions must result in new talks over the 2015 nuclear deal. European leaders have struggl...
15:44, 2019-08-30

Germany looks to 'lead' US-Iran talks European powers hope to broker a new round of negotiations between the United States and Iran in a bid to prevent the collapse of the 2015 nuclear de...
23:12, 2019-06-08

Germany could have won key World War II battle if they made these tactical changes, study says A startling new study suggests that Germany could have won a key battle in World War II and perhaps changed the outcome of the war if they had made a...
19:52, 2020-01-14

US, China and Germany profit most from global free trade, says WTO The three countries have benefited the most from membership of the World Trade Organization, according to a new report to mark the body's 25th annive...
14:28, 2019-12-30

In Duisburg, China expands trade influence in Germany As one of the end points for China's vast new global trade route, the former industrial city of Duisburg is well known to many Chinese businesses. Ma...
16:52, 2019-06-16

Global Trade Made Gorgeous Peabody Essex Museum’s reinstalled Asian Export Art Gallery highlights the region’s diverse creativity while not shying away from troubles trade wrou...
23:40, 2019-10-12

Your Next iPhone Might Be Made in Vietnam. Thank the Trade War. Samsung already assembles half of its handsets in the country, which got a big lift from U.S. tariffs on Chinese goods. Now Apple is homing in....
10:16, 2019-07-30

Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu: Europe must keep promise to leave Iran nuclear deal European leaders must exit the 2015 Iran nuclear deal and renew international sanctions on Tehran, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said, co...
02:12, 2019-07-09

US forces in Baghdad kill Iran Quds Force leader General Qassem Soleimani, Pentagon confirms General Qassem Soleimani, the head of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards' elite Quds Force, has been killed by US forces in Iraq....
05:44, 2020-01-03

US forces in Baghdad kill Iran Quds Force leader General Qasem Soleimani, Pentagon confirms General Qassem Soleimani, the head of the Iranian Revolutionary Guards' elite Quds Force, has been killed by US forces in Iraq....
05:16, 2020-01-03

My dad's life insurance completely changed my life, and when I saw the impact it made I immediately bought a policy of my own Hero Images/Getty Images In a matter of four years, I lost both my mom and dad. After my mom died, my dad made me the beneficiary of his life insuran...
16:24, 2019-12-15

US, China and Germany profit most from global free trade: study The three countries have benefited the most from membership of the World Trade Organization, according to a new report to mark the body's 25th annive...
09:08, 2019-12-30

The stock market is dismissing the threat of war with Iran so far — and that's in line with how it's historically responded to major political crises REUTERS/Brendan McDermid There's one place where the recent US-Iran crisis hasn't really registered: the stock market. In the immediate aftermath of ...
22:56, 2020-01-07

Pentagon decision to move air carrier and bombers based on ‘credible threat’ Iran plotting attacks WHEN A ROUTINE DEPLOYMENT ISN’T ANYMORE: The chief of naval operations confirmed yesterday that the U.S. aircraft carrier Abraham Lincoln and its esc...
14:00, 2019-05-07

China made 3 demands to end the trade war, only one of them is legit Thomas Peter/Reuters One sticking point of China's in the trade war is the amount of US goods the Trump administration wants China to buy. This is a...
22:08, 2019-05-13

Iran crisis: Germany, France, UK urge de-escalation The three European nations called on Iran to abide by the terms of a 2015 nuclear pact. On Sunday, Iran announced that it would abandon the agreement...
07:16, 2020-01-06

Pompeo visits Germany as tensions rise between US, Iran BERLIN (AP) — Mike Pompeo is making his first visit to Germany as secretary of state at the start of a four-nation European trip as tensions rise bet...
08:48, 2019-05-31

Germany says there is 'strong evidence' Iran behind tanker attacks Chancellor Angela Merkel has said there is "strong evidence" Iran carried out attacks on two tankers in the Gulf of Oman. The EU and Germany said the...
15:48, 2019-06-18

Germany split on path forward in US-Iran conflict Germany has been reluctant to embrace the United States' "maximum pressure" campaign against Iran. Analysts say the current juncture requires more di...
18:56, 2020-01-06

Germany urges Iran to respect 'legitimate' protests Iran's Revolutionary Guards have warned of "decisive" action if unrest over a 50% fuel hike continues. At least two people have died in violent riots...
14:08, 2019-11-18

Germany's Heiko Maas criticizes US for Iran strategy The foreign minister has condemned Washington for its handling of the Iran conflict. Maas has advised following Europe's footsteps in diplomacy and c...
08:56, 2020-01-19

Heiko Maas in Tehran: Why Germany can't concede too much to Iran German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has held talks with his Iranian counterpart, Javad Zarif, in Tehran, in a bid to ease tensions in the Persian Gulf...
16:40, 2019-06-10

Germany, France, UK slam Iran over nuclear breaches The three countries have said Iran's breaches of the 2015 nuclear deal have made it "increasingly difficult" to reduce tensions in the Middle East. T...
23:36, 2019-11-11

Germany seeks talks with Iran to ease tensions European leaders have called for calm after the US airstrike that killed Iranian General Qassem Soleimani. Anti-war protests have broken out across t...
01:32, 2020-01-05

Iran’s only female Olympic medalist moving to Germany AMSTERDAM – Iran’s only female Olympic medalist Kimia Alizadeh, who has said she had left her homeland because she had had enough of being used...
18:40, 2020-01-20

Germany’s Merkel welcomes European unity over Iran BERLIN (AP) — German Chancellor Angela Merkel says Europe needs to “reposition” itself in a changing world and is welcoming EU powersR...
19:40, 2019-05-15

Germany charges army staffer with spying for Iran A German-Afghan who worked for the German armed forces is suspected of providing Iran with sensitive documents. Iran is one of the top countries enga...
19:48, 2019-08-16

Germany's Maas warns 'maximum pressure' won't help with Iran Foreign Minister Heiko Maas has decried US escalation and called on Iran to abide by the existing nuclear agreement. He said a 'spark' could set off ...
21:04, 2019-05-15

The US-made F-18 may be gaining an edge in the competition to replace Germany's fighter jets REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer Germany is looking to replace its Tornado fighters with either US-made F-18s or the Airbus Eurofighter Typhoon. According to Ge...
20:00, 2019-10-04

Germany’s abortion law: made by the Nazis, upheld by today’s right | Mithu Sanyal An old 1930s law that hinders women’s access to terminations has survived public protest – and is being exploited by anti-abortion groupsIt’s like th...
15:28, 2020-01-08

The Pentagon says it will move a Patriot missile battery along with ships, bombers to Middle East to counter Iran threat WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it will move a Patriot missile battery along with ships, bombers to Middle East to counter Iran threat....
23:32, 2019-05-10

Pentagon chief cites 'credible threat' from Iran as reason for moving strike group to Middle East Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan said that the decision to deploy a U.S. carrier strike group and bomber task force to the Middle East came ...
22:36, 2019-05-06

Cops: Alabama Student Made False Bomb Threat In Order To Stop LSU-Florida Game So His Friend Wouldn't Lose Bet Alabama freshman Connor Bruce Croll was arrested in Tuscaloosa on Sunday morning after cops say he called in a false bomb threat to LSU‘s Tiger Stadi...
19:12, 2019-10-16

EU mechanism for trade with Iran 'now operational' The EU has created a mechanism that will allow European countries to trade with Iran despite US sanctions. The move is an attempt to show good will t...
23:12, 2019-06-28

Trade war 'hasn't made America great again,' says China Beijing has blamed the US for the ongoing trade dispute and said it will not compromise on "major issues of principle." Washington plans to impose mo...
12:48, 2019-06-02

We Regret To Inform You That The Oilers Made A Good Trade Historically, when the Edmonton Oilers and “one for one” appear in the same sentence, bad things happen. Apocalyptic, hysterical, team-crippling thin...
16:04, 2019-07-22

Germany and France condemn Iran's seizure of British tanker Germany and France expressed "solidarity" with the United Kingdom after Iran seized the Stena Impero on Friday. The incident came amid already deteri...
12:48, 2019-07-20

Germany withdraws some soldiers from Iraq amid Iran tensions Germany has a small contingent of some 120 soldiers in Iraq, though the majority are not stationed in Taji and Baghdad but elsewhere in Iraq....
16:36, 2020-01-07

Germany cool on Iran coalition talk, seeks de-escalation BERLIN (AP) — Germany appears cool toward U.S. talk of building a global coalition against Iran, saying that its top priority is de-escalating tensio...
12:40, 2019-06-24

UK, France and Germany in last-ditch effort to save Iran deal Diplomatic offensive aims to dissuade Tehran from breaching uranium limitsBritain, France and Germany are to mount a last-ditch effort to dissuade Ir...
19:12, 2019-06-19

France, Germany and UK blame Iran for Saudi oilfield attack ‘It is clear to us that Iran bears responsibility’European leaders call for wide-ranging talks with TehranThe UK, France and Germany have said they a...
00:16, 2019-09-24

Germany, France, UK: 'Essential' Iran stick to nuclear deal Germany, France and the UK — who helped broker the 2015 accord — have urged Iran not to walk away. The treaty has come under increasing strain follow...
23:40, 2020-01-12

Germany, France and Britain blame Iran for Saudi oil attack Angela Merkel, Emmanuel Macron, and Boris Johnson have taken the US line on the attacks on Saudi oil facilities, saying it was "clear" Iran was behin...
23:00, 2019-09-23

Missing toddler Katrice Lee: Arrest made over disappearance of British girl in Germany An arrest has been made over the disappearance of a British toddler who went missing in Germany in 1981....
23:36, 2019-09-24

US-China trade war, Iran to overshadow G20 talks World leaders are gathering in Japan for what is expected to be a highly divisive G20 summit. Tensions over Iran and the long-running trade war betwe...
04:08, 2019-06-28

Germany's economy just shrank, meaning Europe's biggest economy is 'teetering on the edge of recession' Reuters/Hannibal Hanschke Germany's economy shrank 0.1% in the second quarter, driven by a decline in exports due to the US-China trade war. The slo...
12:04, 2019-08-14

Progress made on China trade except for technology transfers, Kudlow says White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow said Friday that the United States and China were still actively talking on trade and had made progress in ...
16:24, 2019-11-01

Dwight Howard’s sad NBA fall complete: ‘Quickest trade I ever made’ Dwight Howard has three Defensive Player of the Year awards. He’s been selected to eight All-Star games. But he’s become radioactive in the twilight ...
21:08, 2019-07-24

Germany fights to salvage Iran nuclear deal as deadline looms While the US is busy saber-rattling in the Persian Gulf, Germany's foreign minister is working to preserve the Iran nuclear deal. DW takes a look at ...
08:32, 2019-06-09

Iran and East Germany: Life in a dictatorship explored in 'Tomorrow we are free' An amazing debut: In "Tomorrow we are free," Iranian director Hossein Pourseifi — who has long lived in Germany — connects life in his home country t...
16:20, 2019-11-14

UK, France and Germany file dispute against Iran for violating nuclear deal Britain, France and Germany have triggered a dispute mechanism in the Iran nuclear deal that threatens new sanctions if Tehran continues to violate t...
16:04, 2020-01-14

Germany's Merkel: ‘Strong evidence’ Iran to blame for tanker attacks Germany has seen “strong evidence” of Iran’s responsibility for attacks on a pair of oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman last week, Chancellor Angela Mer...
00:20, 2019-06-19

Germany, France, Ireland threaten South American trade deal over Amazon wildfires Brazil is facing global pressure to contain an 80% increase in wildfires in the world's largest rain forest. Berlin has called for guarantees for the...
19:44, 2019-08-23

‘If Iran wants to fight, that will be the official end of Iran,’ Trump says The U.S. president's comments come amid heightened tensions between the United States and Iran....
23:44, 2019-05-19

Iran and US trade barbs at international nuclear meeting Backed by Moscow, Tehran said that Washington was using sanctions as "weapons of warfare." The US said Iran was using "nuclear extortion" to pressure...
20:40, 2019-07-10

Red Sox naming Nathan Eovaldi closer could be the first of several bullpen changes made before the trade deadline The Red Sox blew their 17th save of the season on Sunday in London against their AL East rival...
17:04, 2019-07-02

Jets keep Jamal Adams after two teams made trade deadline push Jamal Adams is still on the Jets. After a flurry of rumors leading up to Tuesday’s 4 p.m. NFL trade deadline, Adams didn’t get moved to t...
22:44, 2019-10-29

Central America to Central Europe: Hondurans in Germany Annually, thousands of people leave Central America to search for more-sustainable conditions elsewhere. Most head to the United States. But some Cen...
21:04, 2019-07-26

Germany's Angela Merkel urges 'political solution' in Iran, warns against isolationism Angela Merkel has made a plea for the international community to band together to peacefully resolve the conflict between Iran and the US. Tensions i...
16:12, 2019-06-22

Germany, Netherlands stop training Iraqi soldiers as tensions rise between US-Iran Germany and the Netherlands have halted all training missions in Iraq as tensions continue to rise between the US and Iran, which supports proxy mili...
00:52, 2019-05-16

France, Germany and Britain urge Iran to comply with 2015 nuclear deal "We urge Iran to reverse all measures inconsistent with the agreement and return to full compliance," the leaders said in the statement issued by the...
19:44, 2020-01-12

Germany's Angela Merkel urges 'political solution' on Iran, warns against isolationism Angela Merkel has made a plea for the international community to band together to peacefully resolve the conflict between Iran and the US. Tensions i...
21:44, 2019-06-22

Germany, world leaders react after Iran admits downing plane by 'mistake' Ukraine's President Zelenskiy demanded Iran pay compensation and a full investigation over the downing of the Ukrainian passenger jet, while Germany ...
12:40, 2020-01-11

Inside Germany's extraordinary $332,000 'Earthship' house, which is made of 7,500 glass bottles and 1,300 car tires — and is completely self-sufficient Marlene van de Camp A community of 20 people from Tempelhof, Germany are living in an "Earthship" that has been made completely out of upcycled mater...
11:00, 2019-12-31

A far-right party just made big gains in eastern Germany days after reports one of its leaders marched with neo-Nazis in 2007 Markus Schreiber/AP Images Germany's far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party made big gains in the eastern states of Brandenburg and Saxony in...
22:44, 2019-09-02

Missiles and drones that hit Saudi oil fields: Made in Iran, but fired by whom? Enlarge / Smoke billows from Saudi Aramco's oil processing plants in Abqaiq and Khurais, Saudi Arabia, after attacks on September 14—attacks that use...
01:20, 2019-09-17

Iran's only female Olympic medalist defected to Europe, citing the country's oppressive treatment of women in a goodbye Instagram post KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV/AFP via Getty Images Iran's only female Olympic medalist has permanently left the country and defected to Europe, according to her...
20:52, 2020-01-12

US briefing: China trade war, Iran tensions and Philippine election Monday’s top story: markets dip as investors brace for China’s retaliation to US tariffs. Plus, a farewell to Veep, the funniest, sweariest show on T...
15:44, 2019-05-13

Inside toxic Kristaps Porzingis-Knicks marriage that made trade inevitable This should have been a marriage that lasted for years, maybe for more than a decade. The Knicks drafted Kristaps Porzingis in 2015, and it appeared ...
08:20, 2019-11-08

Slave Trade and Exotic Animals Made the Ancient Port of Adulis Rich The Red Sea coast has traditionally been one of the world’s great crossroads for trade and a meeting place of cultures. Because of this, there are ma...
03:16, 2019-09-28

Trump is claiming victory over Iran, but his escalation has alienated allies, hurt US-Iraq relations, provoked Iran to leave the nuclear deal, and jeopardized efforts against ISIS Associated Press President Donald Trump claimed victory over Iran on Wednesday after taking the US to the brink of war by ordering the assassination ...
21:56, 2020-01-09

Trump unveils new US immigration policy At a speech at the White House, President Trump unveiled his administration's new immigration policy. He referred to it as a high tech immigration po...
21:20, 2019-05-16

Downing Street calls for urgent inquiry as Pentagon 'confirms plane in Iran was shot by missile' Downing Street has said it was looking into "very concerning" reports about the Tehran airliner crash following speculation that the jet was shot dow...
18:00, 2020-01-09

Iran calls for expulsion of UK ambassador as arrests made over plane crash Effigy burned on streets of Tehran as diplomat accused of ‘interfering in internal affairs’Iran’s judiciary has described the UK’s ambassador to Tehr...
18:24, 2020-01-14

Iran calls for UK ambassador to be expelled as arrests made over plane crash Effigy burned on streets of Tehran as diplomat accused of ‘interfering in internal affairs’Iran’s judiciary has described the UK’s ambassador to Tehr...
22:04, 2020-01-14

Iran acknowledges missiles made by Russia targeted Ukrainian passenger jet Iran acknowledged on Tuesday that its armed forces fired two Russian anti-aircraft missiles at a Ukrainian jetliner that crashed after taking off fro...
13:12, 2020-01-21

'If I had made the right trade I would have been retired now' — a Reddit user who exploited the Robinhood 'infinite money' glitch says he would do it again Warner Bros. Pictures A Reddit user who exploited Robinhood's "infinite money" glitch told Business Insider he found it "exhilarating," he was "well ...
09:20, 2019-11-23

G7 leaders end summit with a focus on U.S-China trade tensions, climate, Iran G7 leaders closed the 2019 summit with a focus on trade tensions between China and the United States, climate change and relations with Iran....
20:44, 2019-08-26

US and European allies may have avoided sanctions clash over Iran trade vehicle A European financial entity created to circumvent U.S. sanctions on Iran might not run afoul of the law after all, following talks between Secretary ...
00:08, 2019-06-01

In meeting with Powell, Trump ‘protested’ against Fed policy AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais President Donald Trump said he told Federal Reserve Chairman Jay Powell that interest rates were too high in a rare...
17:00, 2019-11-19

Trump's 'tough guy' foreign policy is going to end in disaster NurPhoto/Getty Images President Donald Trump loves to praise "tough guy" world leaders like Russian President Vladimir Putin and, more recently, Turk...
17:24, 2019-10-27

Looking for Trump’s Climate Policy? Try the Energy Department The president’s proposed reductions to the department’s research may have a greater impact on climate change than the Paris accord decision....
21:04, 2019-04-11

Trump's 'spy' comments are not far off from real US whistleblower policy Trump is merely an egregious symptom of the underlying problem that’s plagued the US government for decadesIn the face of the most serious threat to ...
13:36, 2019-09-28

Boris Johnson says 'body of information' suggests Iran missile downed plane as he confirms fourth British victim PM said incident "may well have been unintentional" He said four Britons had been killed, up from three confirmed deaths...
22:24, 2020-01-09

The Titans made a low-cost trade for a backup quarterback 10 months ago, and it propelled them to within one game of the Super Bowl Julio Cortez/AP Images In March 2019, the Tennessee Titans traded a fourth- and seventh-round pick to the Miami Dolphins for Ryan Tannehill and a six...
17:32, 2020-01-17

Iran news latest: LIVE updates as Donald Trump vows 'disproportionate' response if Iran attacks US Donald Trump has vowed that the United States will hit back "perhaps in a disproportionate" manner against Iran should the country attack "any US per...
09:56, 2020-01-06

Iran news LIVE: Dominic Raab set for Mike Pompeo meeting after Donald Trump said Iran was 'standing down' President Donald Trump says Iran appears to be "standing down" following a ballistic missile strike on two Iraqi bases....
19:40, 2020-01-08

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17:56, 2019-05-14

German tapped to head Iran trade vehicle pulls out after Israel comments A German diplomat will no longer head the Iran trade vehicle INSTEX after it emerged he had made critical comments about Israel. The development deal...
01:36, 2019-08-10

Iran news LIVE: Trump set to give statement on Iran crisis as Rouhani says kicking US out of region is 'final answer' The UK has urged Iran not to carry out further "reckless and dangerous" attacks after Tehran fired missiles at military bases in Iraq hosting British...
17:08, 2020-01-08

Iran news LIVE: Donald Trump vows 'disproportionate' response if Iran attacks US after Qasem Soleimani killing Donald Trump has vowed that the United States will hit back "perhaps in a disproportionate" manner against Iran should the country attack "any US per...
08:48, 2020-01-06

Iran news LIVE: Donald Trump says Iran appears to be 'standing down' after strike President Donald Trump says Iran appears to be "standing down" and said no US citizens were harmed in Iran's ballistic missile strike on two Iraqi ba...
17:52, 2020-01-08

Twitter's new policy is aimed squarely at Donald Trump Many Twitter users have been complaining about several tweets disseminated by President Donald Trump. These Twitter members say that if they sent out...
23:28, 2019-06-27

Trump orders new policy about military academies, pro sports WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has signed a presidential memorandum ordering the Pentagon to develop a new policy to allow athletes attendi...
01:08, 2019-06-27

Trump administration to announce policy on flavored e-cigarettes 'very soon' The Trump administration will announce its highly anticipated policy on flavored e-cigarettes "very soon," the president's advisor Kellyanne Con...
18:32, 2019-11-06

An inside look at Trump’s foreign policy: ‘This is literally insane’ Peter Bergen’s tale of the generals who served in Trump’s White House raises critical questions about civil-military relations....
23:52, 2019-12-10

Condo minimum? New Trump policy risks same old error Who knew that when the United States elected Donald Trump as president, we would get Bill Clinton’s mortgage-lending policies?...
23:20, 2019-08-14

Nearly 700,000 Americans to lose food stamps under new Trump policy Move will limit states from exempting work-eligible adults from having to maintain steady employment to receive benefitsHundreds of thousands of Amer...
00:36, 2019-12-05

Trump says he won’t negotiate with Dems on policy while their inquiries continue: ‘you can’t do it’ WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump says he won’t negotiate with Dems on policy while their inquiries continue: ‘you can’t do it’ ....
17:56, 2019-05-22

A big element of US power is missing from Trump's Syria policy US troops are still in Syria, despite President Donald Trump's high-profile announcement about their withdrawal. By relying on the military for solut...
18:20, 2019-11-13

Trump says products will need to be made from 75% American goods to be labeled ‘American-made’ The order will gradually boost the percentage of U.S. components for qualifying American-made products from 50 percent to 75 percent. The threshold w...
22:44, 2019-07-15

Trump confirms more US troops will be sent to Poland The US troop presence in Poland will expand by 1,000, in additon to the 4,500 soldiers rotating through the country. The contingent could be made up ...
23:00, 2019-09-23

Kudlow confirms Trump wants to buy Greenland WASHINGTON — White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow didn’t pour any cold water Sunday on President Trump’s flirtation with buying Greenland....
18:28, 2019-08-18

Trump confirms he is considering attempt to buy Greenland President says bid would be ‘essentially a real estate deal'Danish semi-autonomous territory has said it is not for saleAfter a White House adviser c...
23:36, 2019-08-18

Iran news LIVE: 'Global anti-US fury unleashed,' says Iran foreign minister as Donald Trump threatens cultural sites Thousands of mourners have taken to the streets of Iranian capital Tehran for the funeral of General Qasem Soleimani....
21:24, 2020-01-06

'I personally made calls': Longtime allies rejected pleas to help to counter Iran, Esper says When Secretary of Defense Mark Esper asked U.S. allies to help counter Iran’s attacks on shipping earlier this year, the allies turned him down, Espe...
22:28, 2019-12-11

ESPN reasserts political talk policy after attack on Trump ESPN is reminding employees of the network’s policy to avoid talking politics after radio show host Dan Le Batard criticized President Donald Trump a...
11:08, 2019-07-22

'Disaster in the making': Graham torches Trump's Syria policy The president defended the decision to allow Turkey to fight U.S.-allied Kurds, tweeting that "WE WILL FIGHT WHERE IT IS TO OUR BENEFIT.”...
15:24, 2019-10-07

A Trump Policy ‘Clarification’ All but Ends Punishment for Bird Deaths In one of its first environmental acts, the Trump administration absolved businesses from responsibility for "incidental" bird deaths. Avian carnage ...
11:56, 2019-12-24

Trump suggests U.S. should start manipulating the dollar — contradicting U.S. policy On Wednesday, Trump accused China and Europe of playing a “big currency manipulation game.”...
18:52, 2019-07-03

Google removes 300 Donald Trump ads for ‘violating company policy’ More than 300 ads from President Trump’s re-election campaign were removed by YouTube and Google over the summer for “violating company p...
19:32, 2019-12-02

Modi, Trump, and a rally to make foreign policy great again We should welcome President Trump's attendance at an upcoming Houston rally by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. It might seem silly, but this ral...
15:56, 2019-09-17

Trump team has the wrong twist on drug pricing policy In an effort to force reductions in prescription drug prices, the Trump administration risks sending those prices through the roof....
19:44, 2019-06-07

'Disaster in the making': Republicans torch Trump's Syria policy Lindsey Graham, Marco Rubio and Nikki Haley denounced the decision to allow Turkey to fight U.S.-allied Kurds....
17:08, 2019-10-07

Goldman Sachs says traders think Trump's tweets really do affect Fed policy Trump often takes to Twitter to both criticize the Federal Reserve Chief and to vocalize trade policy. Goldman Sachs analyzed just how much of an eff...
14:28, 2019-10-08

Comey's leak of memo about Trump violated FBI policy: US watchdog Former FBI Director James Comey has justified the leak, saying it was the only way to trigger a special investigation. In the memo, Comey said Trump ...
19:28, 2019-08-29

John Bolton unloads on Trump’s ‘disrespectful’ foreign policy Bolton, speaking at a private luncheon, also said that negotiations with North Korea and Iran were “doomed to failure” on the president’s watch, two ...
01:24, 2019-09-19

International Students Face Hurdles Under Trump Administration Policy Unexpected denials and long delays have become increasingly common for international students and scholars seeking visas....
21:52, 2019-08-29

The Suleimani assassination goes against Trump’s policy – but not his character | Jonathan Freedland Although the US president says he wants to avoid military entanglements, he can’t resist the macho appeal of actionIs there any point looking for log...
21:20, 2020-01-03

NYC’s new head lawyer says priority is targeting Trump policy: ‘This is about justice’ "The city and nation are facing a president that's just tough on the most vulnerable and one of the things the department has been doing and I w...
21:52, 2019-10-31

Immigrants who can’t pay for health care won’t be allowed to enter U.S. under new Trump policy A proclamation issued by the White House says the policy would not affect any individual's eligibility for asylum or refugee status....
22:24, 2019-10-05

Trump to face a number of foreign policy challenges in 2020 U.S. President Donald Trump starts the new year knee-deep in daunting foreign policy challenges at the same time he'll have to deal with a likely imp...
14:44, 2019-12-29

Trump faces mounting foreign policy crises in 2020 When President Trump returns from his Christmas break at Mar-a-Lago, he'll face an inbox full of pressing foreign policy problems. There’s the contin...
05:24, 2020-01-03

'Very engaged' Trump talks biofuels policy with U.S. oil-state senators President Donald Trump on Thursday discussed biofuels policy with senators from U.S. oil states, including Louisiana Senator Bill Cassidy, who said t...
00:56, 2019-09-20

At G7, Trump Shows Astounding Lack of Clarity About U.S. Policy Goals Media reports coming out of the G7 summit in Biarritz, France, are pretty striking in terms of the nearly constant shift of focus by President Donald...
23:04, 2019-08-25

Court rules against Trump on immigrant teen abortion policy WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court in Washington is backing an order barring the Trump administration from enforcing a policy that had prevent...
20:56, 2019-06-14

U.S. farmers, lawmakers dial up pressure on Trump over biofuel policy The agriculture and biofuel industries and their allies in the U.S. Congress ramped up pressure on the Trump administration on Wednesday over the rel...
22:20, 2019-08-21

Biden promises border plan soon to counter Trump policy LOS ANGELES (AP) — Joe Biden says President Donald Trump is sowing fear at the U.S. border with Mexico, not providing solutions. The Democratic candi...
03:12, 2019-05-09

House passage of $738 billion defense policy bill gives Trump a big win MERRY CHRISTMAS, MR. PRESIDENT: The bipartisan $738 billion defense policy bill that passed the House yesterday on a rare 377-to-48 lopsided vote giv...
13:56, 2019-12-12

Trump takes war on abortion worldwide as policy cuts off funds Sexual health organisations warn women will die if they are forced to seek DIY abortions‘We have to fight’: Alabama’s extreme abortion ban sparks wav...
13:16, 2019-05-18

Daily on Energy: Oil considerations swaying Trump’s Syria policy Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
18:12, 2019-10-25

Pompeo falsely claimed Obama made Iran his 'primary security partner in the Middle East' Reuters Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Monday falsely claimed the Obama administration made Iran its "primary security partner in the Middle East....
23:48, 2019-12-02

Senate confirms 12 more Trump judicial nominees The Senate on Thursday confirmed 12 more of President Donald Trump's judicial nominees, just hours before leaving for Christmas recess. The final con...
22:48, 2019-12-19

Facebook confirms Donald Trump can lie in ads, but he can't curse (FB) From Sep. 25 to Oct. 1, the Trump campaign spent over $1.6 million on Facebook ads, many of which included false or misleading claims. Facebook took ...
20:56, 2019-10-08

Kremlin confirms Trump-Putin meeting at G-20 MOSCOW (AP) — The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin will meet with U.S. President Donald Trump on the sidelines of an international summi...
15:48, 2019-06-26

Trump confirms interest in Greenland purchase US President Donald Trump has confirmed his interest in buying Greenland from Denmark, saying the area was "strategically" interesting. Denmark and G...
10:00, 2019-08-19

Susan Rice slams Trump foreign policy: ‘He and his party over our country’ Susan Rice panned President Trump’s foreign policy, saying he puts his best interests ahead of what is best for the country....
19:48, 2019-05-06

A children’s magazine you see at the dentist is taking on Trump’s family separation policy The magazine's CEO stressed that he was not making a political statement about immigration policy....
22:08, 2019-06-26

Festive New Orleans conga in Havana defies Trump Cuba policy New Orleans and Cuban brass musicians paraded joyously through Havana on Wednesday as part of the city's annual jazz festival and in defiance of the ...
00:44, 2020-01-16

Migrants as Young as 14 Are Now Being Subjected to an Intrusive DNA Collection Policy...Thanks to the Trump Administration On Monday, the Trump administration unveiled its controversial pilot program that will collect DNA samples from migrants and immigrants in U.S immigr...
20:12, 2020-01-07

How McConnell's coal guy is helping Trump remake federal energy policy Critics say FERC, the independent overseer of power markets and pipelines, is at risk of becoming a tool of the administration....
00:24, 2019-08-06

Trump administration to review 'role of human rights in public policy' Advocates warn the new panel, helmed by an abortion and gay rights opponent, is a threat to progressive reformsUS secretary of state Mike Pompeo has ...
22:44, 2019-07-08

Trump and his Generals review: a White House of foreign policy horrors Peter Bergen delivers the shameful goods on North Korea and the death of Jamal Khashoggi – and yet could have been harsherThis is a breezy overview o...
09:44, 2019-12-21

Trump is no friend to Britain: time to give him and his foreign policy the heave-ho The US’s disruptive America First approach is not one Britain can support any longerAs usual, Mike Pompeo was brutally frank. Speaking in London last...
16:28, 2019-06-01

Canadians feel like collateral damage of Trump's scattershot foreign policy A plane crash that killed 57 Canadians amid Trump-stoked tension with Iran is the latest sign that Canada cannot rely on its US allyWhen a Canadian b...
21:04, 2020-01-14

'Disaster in the making': Fellow Republicans torch Trump's Syria policy Lindsey Graham, Marco Rubio and Nikki Haley denounced the decision to allow Turkey to fight U.S.-allied Kurds....
16:04, 2019-10-07

Sen. Josh Hawley: Trump's efforts to refocus foreign policy being 'resisted' from within President Trump’s effort to refocus national security policy on China is being resisted by government bureaucrats and by some within his own administ...
19:00, 2019-11-13

ACLU sues to stop Trump policy on jailing asylum seekers SEATTLE (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union and other groups are again going to court to challenge the Trump administration, this time over its...
03:04, 2019-05-03

Judge blocks Trump policy that makes green cards harder to get A Manhattan federal court judge has issued a nationwide order blocking the Trump administration from enforcing a new regulation that would make it ea...
22:24, 2019-10-11

Why Trump’s 'maximum pressure' foreign policy yields minimum results The president is heading into 2020 with no major successes and looming crises – so many expect him to attempt to reverse the trend with dramatic deal...
11:28, 2019-08-11

John Bolton's firing won't fix Trump's widening foreign policy holes President Trump was clear about why he fired national security adviser John Bolton. "I disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions, as did others...
20:40, 2019-09-10

Trump heads to U.N. with long list of unresolved foreign policy deals There are challenges with Iran, North Korea, the Afghan Taliban, Israel and the Palestinians — not to mention a number of trade pacts. Some are inchi...
21:44, 2019-09-21

The Trump Administration's "Expedited Removal" Policy Could Deny Due Process to 300,000 People The expedited removal expansion announced by the Trump administration could case a dramatic spike in fast-track deportations....
22:28, 2019-07-23

Migrant families ‘traumatized’ by Trump separation policy file lawsuit ARIZONA (NBC) – Thousands of migrant children and parents were “cruelly and inhumanely” separated by the Trump administration, with several par...
02:48, 2019-10-04

Is Modi-Trump Houston rally an endorsement of India's Kashmir policy? Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is holding a rally with US President Donald Trump in the US state of Texas. What implications could the event hav...
17:44, 2019-09-22

Trump Administration Chooses This Moment to Unveil Yet Another Cruel Immigration Policy The Trump administration wants to lower the number of refugees admitted to the U.S. to the lowest it’s been in 40 years—limiting the country to reset...
15:12, 2019-09-27

Donald Trump is going into survival mode, and his next foreign policy moves are anybody's guess Associated Press With impeachment and electoral survival emerging as dual threats, the US president may escalate disputes with China, North Korea, Ir...
16:48, 2019-10-07

Trump and Syria: the worst week for US foreign policy since the Iraq invasion? A close ally is abandoned, and Isis is regrouping. The speed of the unravelling is breathtakingIn the week since Donald Trump’s fateful phone convers...
18:16, 2019-10-14

AOC’s call for ‘9/11-style commission’ over Trump border policy draws fire Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-Queens/Bronx) called for a “9/11-style commission” to look into the Trump administration’s policy of separating migr...
01:16, 2019-07-21

Trump’s tweets attacking Democratic congresswomen don’t violate policy, Twitter says In an email to Global News Monday evening, a spokesperson for Twitter said Trump's tweets do not violate the policy, but did not offer further commen...
03:16, 2019-07-16

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has made an unannounced trip to Baghdad amid stepped-up warnings to Iran. BAGHDAD (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has made an unannounced trip to Baghdad amid stepped-up warnings to Iran....
23:24, 2019-05-07

Iran says it's made no decision on sending flight black boxes to Ukraine in apparent U-turn on plans Iran has said it has made no decision on whether to send black boxes from the downed jetliner to Ukraine in an apparent U-turn over plans....
12:32, 2020-01-19

White House confirms Trump sent letter to Kim Jong Un On Sunday, Pyongyang’s Korean Central News Agency reported Trump had sent Kim an “excellent” letter and said Kim would “seriously contemplate” the co...
00:44, 2019-06-24

Trump confirms US has killed Osama bin Laden's son Hamza Death of son of the al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden, mastermind of the 9/11 attacks, was reported but not confirmed in JulyDonald Trump confirmed on ...
16:40, 2019-09-14

Senate confirms controversial Trump judicial nominee The Senate on Thursday confirmed President Donald Trump’s judicial nominee to the powerful 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals despite bipartisan frustratio...
21:00, 2019-11-14

Senate confirms Esper as Trump's next secretary of defense The Senate confirmed Secretary of the Army Mark Esper in a bipartisan vote Tuesday, officially making him President Trump's second secretary of defen...
20:36, 2019-07-23

Trump confirms Kim meeting at Korean Demilitarized Zone North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has agreed to meet US President Donald Trump at the Demilitarized Zone that divides South and North Korea. It is the ...
06:56, 2019-06-30

Pompeo confirms he was on call between Trump, Ukraine’s president Pompeo did not say whether he thought the contents of the July 25 call were inappropriate or whether he believed they warranted the complaint of an i...
14:48, 2019-10-02

Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi killed in US raid, Trump confirms Isis leader ‘died like a dog’ in special forces raid on his Syrian safehouse, says presidentIsis leader killed – rolling updates and reactionThe Isla...
16:40, 2019-10-27

Juul’s greatest threat isn’t Trump The industry leader is fighting to overturn San Francisco’s ban on all e-cigs through a November ballot initiative — and other cities are watching....
11:57, 2019-09-17

Iran's president says White House is 'afflicted by mental retardation' amid threat of diplomatic breakdown with the US Iran has warned that new US sanctions on supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei mean the "permanent closure" of diplomacy between Tehran and Washingto...
23:12, 2019-06-25

Twitter CEO personally calls Omar to explain policy after Trump tweet: report Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey reportedly called Congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) on Tuesday, the same day he met with President Trump at the White House,...
06:32, 2019-04-26

Lawsuit filed over Trump administration’s fast-tracked deportations policy: ACLU The lawsuit called the extension of the policy allowing immigration officers to deport migrants without requiring them to appear before judges as “dr...
05:08, 2019-08-07

Trump 'cared more about investigations of Biden' than Ukraine policy, says impeachment witness – live Bill Taylor says that his staffer overheard Trump asking about ‘investigations’ in Ukraine, during testimony in first day of public impeachment heari...
18:36, 2019-11-13

Trump reportedly said 'I should never have done that f---ing vaping thing,' expressing regrets over his involvement in e-cigarette policy Associated Press/Evan Vucci, REUTERS/David Mercado Axios reported that Trump expressed regret that he personally got involved in vaping policy, with ...
21:44, 2020-01-19

Common thread in Trump’s unconventional foreign policy moves: ‘Wishful thinking’ Three years into President Trump's first term, he has yet to suffer any foreign policy failures, nor have there been any significant setbacks or even...
05:12, 2019-10-25

Tucson migrant shelter campaign to raise awareness about Trump policy dangers TUCSON - Tucson's Casa Alitas is teaming up with other shelters across the southwest to raise awareness about what it calls the dangers of the "Remai...
06:48, 2019-12-24

Dems Say Trump Has a ‘Meltdown’ After House Rebuke of His Syria Policy; Pelosi Says He Needs Prayer Maybe it was seeing House Republicans give him the thumbs-down on his pullout game in Syria that pushed him over the edge, but Donald Trump reportedl...
04:04, 2019-10-17

Trump's foreign policy is for sale. That threatens our national security | Michael H Fuchs The president’s efforts to govern in his own self-interest will undermine the world’s faith in our commitmentsThe Ukraine scandal is not only undermi...
13:00, 2019-10-02

'No coherent policy': Trump’s scattergun approach plunges Libya deeper into peril The US president has gone from urging a ceasefire in Tripoli to threatening to veto such calls in the UN Egyptian and Emirati influence on Donald Tru...
12:52, 2019-05-01

Hundreds of thousands of Americans to lose food stamps under new Trump administration policy Robert F. Bukaty/AP Images The Trump administration finalized on Wednesday a rule that would increase federal enforcement of food stamp requirements....
22:04, 2019-12-04

Supreme court decision to let Trump deny asylum reverses years of US policy Justices’ order reverses a lower court ruling that blocked the restrictions in some statesThe supreme court ruled on Wednesday to allow the Trump adm...
05:28, 2019-09-12

Trump admin considering Chad Wolf, an author of family separation policy, for DHS chief WASHINGTON (NBC) — The White House is strongly considering Chad Wolf, the acting undersecretary for strategy at the Department of Homeland Security a...
02:56, 2019-10-23

Supreme court's action to allow Trump to deny asylum reverses years of US policy Justices’ order reverses a lower court ruling that blocked the plan to prevent immigrants from seeking asylumThe supreme court ruled on Wednesday to ...
03:28, 2019-09-12

Pierce Brosnan praises Donald Trump on economic improvements, but not climate policy Although he’s not completely sold on Donald Trump, actor Pierce Brosnan is giving the president some credit when it comes to advances in America’s ec...
14:52, 2019-12-20

New Trump Policy Ends US Citizenship Rights to Children of Some Troops Stationed Overseas The Trump administration set off a firestorm of fear Wednesday after it announced it was ending U.S. citizenship rights for the children of some U.S....
06:24, 2019-08-29

Lindsey Graham's latest defense of Trump is that his policy is too 'incoherent' to do a quid pro quo with Ukraine Carolyn Kaster/AP GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham on Wednesday suggested that President Donald Trump's policy toward Ukraine is so "incoherent" that he's "in...
23:28, 2019-11-06

Impeachment probe to hear from U.S. diplomat who called Trump’s Ukraine policy ‘crazy’ William Taylor has emerged as an unlikely central player in the events that are at the heart of the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump....
15:52, 2019-10-22

‘Reality show’: Trump embraces foreign policy risks that gave others pause On a range of national security matters, he has cast aside the same warnings that gave his predecessors in both parties pause. Former national securi...
16:40, 2020-01-04

New Trump policy to lift limit on how long it can detain migrant families, children WASHINGTON (NBC NEWS) — The Trump administration announced on Wednesday that it intends to hold migrant families in detention for the duration of the...
20:12, 2019-08-21