Intelligence agencies had identified individuals with connections to the Russian government who provided thousands of hacked emails to WikiLeaks, the Post reports.
In her reelection bid, Merkel is not just up against a xenophobic, nationalist party in Germany. In the wake of Trump’s election, liberal democracies around the world hope she will defend them, too.
Clinton urged action from both the private and public sectors to combat the false reports.
Kendzior’s collected essays, ‘The View From Flyover Country’, condemns a system so blind to its own faults that it punishes people as “failures” for playing in a game that is rigged against them.
Stagnation of wages for low-skilled persons can be a possible economic variable shaping the pattern of voting behaviour that led to Donald Trump’s victory.
Puzder has frequently argued in the media that higher minimum wages would hurt workers by forcing restaurants to close.
In The Curse of Cash, Kenneth Rogoff argues that advanced economies should slowly phase out most paper currency, but stresses that the move is not intended for developing countries like India.
Trump continues to build his cabinet as he prepares to take office on January 20.
As winter sets in, siege conditions are increasingly desperate, exacerbated by increasing numbers of displaced residents and food and water shortages.
US Defence Secretary Ash Carter Carter is in Japan to try to soothe anxieties caused by the victory of Trump, who has called for allies to pay more to sustain US forces or face their possible withdrawal.
“We will stop racing to topple foreign regimes that we know nothing about, that we shouldn’t be involved with,” Trump said.
While the lack of an apology could disappoint some US war veterans, Abe hopes the visit will showcase the tight alliance between the former foes.
Microsoft declines to commit itself; IBM, Google and Apple do not respond after two weeks.
Trump, who vowed during his campaign he would label China a currency manipulator, continued some of his hard-line rhetoric on Sunday.
Trump’s recent choices show he’s abandoning the anti-establishment rhetoric that won him the election in favour of the GOP’s traditional policies.
Trump’s choice of James Mattis for defence secretary has been commended by both Republicans and Democrats.
His decision to quit after just two and a half years in office deals a blow to the European Union.
Javad Zarif said terrorism is the product not of Islam “as some of the new people being talked about in US say” but of a perversion of Islam that the US itself promoted for 40 years.
In the aftermath of the Raymond Davis and bin Laden affairs, General James Mattis was key in maintaining ties with top Pakistani military leadership.
Trump said on Twitter that Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen had initiated the call.
The composition of various ‘landing teams’ is perhaps the best indicator of the important sub-cabinet appointments that will be made.
The central issues to be resolved in the conflict include borders between Israel and a future Palestinian state, the fate of Jewish settlements in the West Bank, the fate of Palestinian refugees and the status of Jerusalem.
No one should be surprised about Trump being a sceptic. But what leaves one startled is how poorly informed his scepticism is.
“From now on it’s going to be America first, okay?” Trump said as he stressed job-creation spurred by trade deals he intends to renegotiate.
Trump vowed to step back from running his global business empire to avoid conflicts of interest but gave few immediate details on how he intends to do so
Beyond the challenges posed by president-elect Donald Trump, Mexico has its own issues with border security, 3,000 kilometres to the south.
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‘You are a terrific guy. You are doing amazing work which is visible in every way. I am looking forward to see you soon,’ Trump told Nawaz Sharif.
Romney, a fierce critic of Trump during the campaign, stopped short of an outright apology, saying he hoped Trump would lead the US to a better future.
While Trump made decisions on his economic team, he continued to mull over who should serve as his top diplomat.
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However, the Wassenaar Arrangement may soon be ready to welcome India into its fold, officials indicated.
Some Cubans are worried Trump will shut down the US-Cuban trade and travel ties that have begun to emerge in the past two years.
Wisconsin officials on Monday prepared to launch a recount of the state’s more than 25 million votes, following Jill Stein’s request last week, a move that was joined by Clinton’s lawyers.
Matteo Renzi has promised to resign if he does not win a December 4 referendum on constitutional reform.
“In addition to winning the Electoral College in a landslide, I won the popular vote if you deduct the millions of people who voted illegally,” Trump tweeted.
While the demise of the TPP may not be bad for India, the country’s investments in Iran could be in trouble if Donald Trump decides to upend the Iran nuclear agreement.
The booing of Pence was a theatrical moment that revealed underlying tensions in an increasingly divided US.
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Trump’s tough campaign rhetoric sent tremors through the slums of Central America and the close-knit migrant communities in US cities, with many choosing to fast-forward their plans and migrate north before Trump takes office on January 20.