Deutsche Bank has lent the Trump Organisation hundreds of millions of dollars for real estate ventures and is one of the few major lenders that has given large amounts of credit to Trump in the past decade.
The international community does not recognise Israeli sovereignty over the entire city, home to sites holy to the Muslim, Jewish and Christian religions.
On a state visit to Beijing, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau struck a deal that will weave climate action into a potential trade agreement.
Democratic leaders in Congress accepted an invitation to meet US President Donald Trump and Republicans for talks to avert a government shutdown this week.
If Trump made such a move, it could spark demonstrations or violence by Palestinians or by Muslims around the world.
Mattis, on a one-day visit to Pakistan, said the South Asian nation had made progress in the fight against militancy inside its borders but needed to make more.
Continuing to vest destructive power in the hands of one person and requiring launch decisions to be made without congressional authorisation is undemocratic and dangerous.
Ivanka’s India Visit and US Delinking of LeT From Haqqani Group Are Examples of NDA’s Failed Diplomacy
India’s treatment of Ivanka Trump as an ex-officio head of state and the US senate’s pass to LeT are proof that we need strong grassroots lobbying to supplement our diplomatic efforts.
Trump campaigned last year on a promise to deport large numbers of immigrants and build a wall on the US border with Mexico to help tackle illegal immigration and crime in the United States.
The individual mandate is meant to ensure a viable health insurance market by forcing younger and healthier Americans to buy coverage to help offset the cost of sicker patients.
Republicans and President Donald Trump are a big step closer to their goal of slashing taxes for businesses and the rich while offering everyday Americans a mixed bag of changes.
Peter Sands was elected the executive director of the financing organisation even though he did not have American support, perhaps indicating the country’s waning importance.
Top economic adviser Gary Cohn, whose relationship with Trump became tense earlier this year, has considered leaving once the Republican effort to overhaul the US tax system is completed in Congress.
The White House defended the retweets by the Republican president, who during the 2016 US election campaign called for “a total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States.”
The Trump administration has repeatedly said all options were on the table in dealing with North Korea’s ballistic and nuclear weapons program, including military ones, but that it still prefers a diplomatic option.
The missile test, North Korea’s first since mid-September, came a week after US President Donald Trump put the country back on a US list of countries it says support terrorism, allowing it to impose more sanctions.
The US has a polarised polity, with intense divisions that affect communities and families. Trump’s rise symbolises these toxic trends, but he is only the manifestation of the disease, not its cause.
The US president’s administration may have announced the country’s pull-out from the Paris Agreement but the world, including US cities and organisations, has shown a steely resolve to see it through.
The vote comes the day after the first anniversary of revolutionary leader Fidel Castro’s death and precedes another election early next year for provincial and national assembly deputies.
Richard Cordray, a Democrat, stepped down on Friday as director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau which was created after the financial crisis to protect consumers from abusive lending practices.
Flynn’s lawyer, Robert Kelner, called John Dowd, Trump’s private lawyer, on Wednesday to say the matter had reached a point where the two could no longer could discuss it, two people familiar with the call told Reuters on Friday.
Ex-national security adviser Michael Flynn is a central figure in a federal investigation led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller into whether Trump aides colluded with Russia to boost his 2016 presidential campaign.
“The United States will also pursue accountability through US law, including possible targeted sanctions” against those responsible for the alleged abuses, Rex Tillerson said.
Though the meme was removed soon after it was put out, BJP leaders lost no time in demanding to know if the move had the party’s leadership’s support.
A confidential State Department “dissent” memo said Tillerson breached the Child Soldiers Prevention Act when he decided to exclude Iraq, Myanmar and Afghanistan from a US list of offenders in the use of child soldiers.
Trump’s ban was announced on September 24 and replaced two previous versions that had been impeded by federal courts.
The judge, who blocked the order provisionally in April, issued a permanent injunction in the suit brought by the city and county of San Francisco and Santa Clara County, which said the order was unconstitutional.
The Republican president, who has traded personal insults with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un but has not ruled out talks, said the Treasury Department will announce additional sanctions against North Korea on Tuesday.
Setya Novanto is one of the most senior politicians in Indonesia to be detained by the independent Corruption Eradication Commission.
During his presidential campaign last year, Trump identified 20 conservative candidates for the Supreme Court.
A resolution needs nine votes in favour and no vetoes by the US, France, Russia, Britain or China to be adopted.
The ban on the Cambodia National Rescue Party followed the arrest of its leader, Kem Sokha, for treason.
Washington-based 38 North, a North Korea monitoring project, cited images taken on November 5 showing activity at North Korea’s Sinpo South Shipyard.
Visiting Seoul last week, Trump warned North Korea he was prepared to use the full range of US military power to stop any attack, but also urged Pyongyang to “make a deal.”
The deaths of four American soldiers in Niger last month highlighted the nature and implications of US military presence in Africa.
China has repeatedly pushed for a diplomatic solution to the nuclear crisis, but in recent months has had only limited high-level exchanges with North Korea.
Jeff Sessions has acknowledged he was aware of contact between Donald Trump’s election campaign and Russian intermediaries, modifying a previous statement about the extent of connections to Moscow.
In Bonn, Trump adviser George David Banks says the US will fight Chinese efforts to reintroduce a division between rich and poor countries into the Paris deal.
As US-backed and Russian-backed forces battle to retake the remaining pockets of ISIS-held terrain, Mattis said the US military’s longer-term objective would be to prevent the return of an “ISIS 2.0.”
The attempt was met with protest and walkouts on Monday at UN climate talks in Bonn.