In a first, Trump makes surprise visit to U.S. troops in Iraq

27/12/2018 16:03

President Donald Trump made a surprise Christmas visit to U.S. troops in Iraq on Wednesday, his first trip to a conflict zone nearly two years into his presidency and days after announcing a pullout of American troops from neighboring Syria.

Trump, Democrats spar over shutdown with no deal in sight

25/12/2018 16:28

President Donald Trump and top Democrats in Congress sparred over the partial shutdown of the U.S. government on Monday, with no sign of tangible efforts to reopen agencies closed by a political impasse over Trump’s demand for border wall funds.

Canada Demands China Release Citizens Amid Huawei Row

22/12/2018 22:52

After the arrest of Chinese citizen Meng Wanzhou, the Chief Financial Officer of Huawei, who was accused of allegedly violating the US sanctions on Iran, by Canadian authorities, China detained three Canadian citizens, who were charged with lawbreaking activities.

'We Will Win on the Wall' Against the Democrats - Trump

19/12/2018 20:37

"In our country, so much money has been poured down the drain, for so many years, but when it comes to border security, the Democrats fight to the death," US President Donald Trump wrote on his Twitter account.

U.S. and China trade barbs at WTO amid calls for reform

17/12/2018 20:16

The United States said on Monday that China’s “unfair competitive practices” were harming foreign companies and workers in a way that violates World Trade Organization (WTO) rules, but vowed to lead reform efforts.

Trump picks Mulvaney as chief of staff - for now

15/12/2018 19:03

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday moved to end speculation that he was having a hard time finding a new chief of staff, naming his budget chief Mick Mulvaney to the top post on a temporary basis.