Trump’s version of making up with Muslims apparently involves selling $110 billion worth of arms to the most reactionary Muslim country on the planet.
The TPP should still bring enough benefits for the remaining countries to make it worthwhile to go through the trouble of enacting it.
UAE’s foreign affairs minister Anwar Gargash, warned against the crisis less than a week after Saudi Arabia and the UAE signalled frustration at Qatar.
Reports in the ongoing probe show that his son-in-law tried to set up a secret back channel of communications with Moscow before Trump took office.
Today’s ugly politics are not a backlash against global capitalism, they’re an open embrace of the racism and greed that has always underpinned so-called global governance.
Fairness and dignity along with the guarantee of work and security are at the heart of the Labour Party leader’s campaign and politics – promises that Corbyn has stood by despite fierce opposition from the mainstream establishment.
As human rights take a backseat in US foreign policy, a coalition of Indian Americans released a comprehensive report on human rights abuses in India on Capitol Hill.
In a thinly veiled reference to Trump’s ‘US-Mexico wall’, Obama said the world was shrinking and it was not possible to stay isolated from troubles abroad.
With a lavish welcome, Saudis convince Trump that Iran – not their own fundamentalism – is a bigger danger for the Middle East
According to data, citizens of the Muslim-majority countries under the bans received 40% fewer visitor visas in March than in an average month last year.
The footage from the Brussels NATO summit show Trump pushing his way past Prime Minister Dusko Markovic, to emerge in the front of the group.
As Donald Trump courts one controversy after another, the US political establishment has developed an uneasy relationship with the president – they can neither approve of him nor renounce him.
While the Republican says that Trump could use a little “less drama”, he believes that Trump has disproved the party’s doubts about his ability to lead.
The Republican president, midway through his first foreign trip since taking office, has basked in the glow of favourable receptions in Riyadh and Jerusalem.
Agreements worth $350 billion were signed, including an immediate arms sale of over $110 billion, as the two countries condemned Iran and vowed to fight terrorism throughout the region.
Trump wants lawmakers to cut more than $800 billion from Medicaid, and more than $192 billion from food stamps over a decade, thereby balancing the budget.
Trump has been embroiled in controversy since he fired FBI director James Comey amid the agency’s probe into possible Russian role in the 2016 elections.
The two intelligence officials refused to comply with Trump’s request to publicly deny any evidence of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia.
An internal DHS plan in February estimated the total cost for the wall at $21.6 billion but the White House’s budget proposal for 2018 included a request for just $1.6 billion.
The US said that the agreement to offer refuge to up to 1,250 asylum seekers in the centres would progress only if refugees satisfied strict checks.
In light of the recent arms deal between Saudi Arabia and the US worth over $100 billion, Iran is accusing the US of spreading fear against it throughout the Middle East.
Donald Trump avoided many of the missteps his critics feared, but he failed to acknowledge the presence of the country’s large Muslim population and its contribution to American society.
As head of the ruling party in Turkey, Erdogan plans to revamp party to fulfil promises of fighting enemies and speeding up economic change.
A planned joint statement had to be scrapped because of the differences over protectionism between the US and APEC countries at a Vietnam forum.
His reaction comes after Trump singled out Iran as a key sponsor of militant groups and signed an arms deal worth billions of dollars with Saudi Arabia.
The Republican healthcare bill seeks to overhaul the national healthcare system and cut more than $800 billion over the next ten years from Medicaid.
As well as the concessions,Netanyahu’s security cabinet voted to establish a committee to examine legalising outposts built without formal approval in the occupied West Bank.
Over the two days, Trump will meet separately with both the Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu and Palestinian President Abbas and visit holy sites.
In the past all FBI directors, much like James Comey, have maintained memos. These become crucial evidence when studying decision making and efficacy.
President Trump has called on the new Iranian president to stop supporting activities creating instability in the Middle East.
The administration has continued to struggle to fill the hundreds of open positions at senior levels of government that remain open.
The embarrassing leaks regarding the Trump-Russia probe were by a senior adviser who was also a “person of interest” in the probe.
The hearing will be scheduled after the May 29 Memorial Day holiday.
The May 14-18 Reuters/Ipsos opinion poll found that 38% of adults approved of Trump while 56% disapproved; the remaining 6% had “mixed feelings.”
Trump’s denial came after reports by media about a memo written by Comey alleging that Trump requested the probe into Michael Flynn and Russia be closed.
An event named “Tear Down This Wall” has been organised by Germany’s Dresden Symphonic Orchestra to protest against Donald Trump’s wall.
Putin mocked the idea that Trump went off-script to share secrets with the Russians, saying he could issue a “reprimand” to Lavrov since he hasn’t passed on the information.
In the wake of controversies surrounding Trump, bettors on both sides of the Atlantic have been placing bets on whether Trump will be impeached or not.
The fundamental threat to communication arises from treating it as a tactical tool for achieving pre-specified ends for those who pay for it – and that’s what needs to be fought.
A summary of information that is public regarding the probe into the Russian role in the election and the consequent firing of FBI director James Comey.