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Trump’s UN pick likely to be quizzed on her diplomatic resume

President Donald Trump’s pick to be America’s ambassador at the United Nations is likely to face questions about her thin diplomatic resume during an upcoming Senate confirmation hearing that will shine fresh attention on the president’s “America first” approach to foreign policy.

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Number of far-right terror attacks increases as overall deaths from terrorism fall, report finds

Far-right political terrorism is on the rise in western Europe and north America, a report on global terror has cautioned.

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Trump to Iraqi PM: How about that oil?

President Trump twice raised to the Iraqi prime minister the idea of repaying America for its wars with Iraqi oil, a highly controversial ask that runs afoul of international norms and logic, sources with direct knowledge tell me.

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The US-Saudi relationship: Much less than meets the eye

Among the most magical urban myths floating around the Trump administration is that Saudi Arabia is America’s strategic partner and the relationship is simply too big to fail. Sadly, that relationship is already failing.

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‘He said jobs were coming back’: the Trump voters who feel cheated

Donald Trump won the votes of many in middle America in 2016 by promising to bring back manufacturing jobs to the US.

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How Turkey and Trump shot down the Australian dollar

In less than a week, the Australian dollar has fallen nearly two US cents against the US dollar as Donald Trump’s decision to impose higher tariffs on Turkey’s steel and aluminium exports to America has destabilised an already-vulnerable economy and sent shockwaves throughout emerging markets.

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‘Buy America’: Sale of U.S. arms increases despite Trump’s tough talk on NATO, trade

The Trump administration’s tough international economic policies are ruffling feathers among foreign allies but aren’t undermining U.S. weapons sales around the world, said a top State Department official who is critical of the president’s “Buy America” campaign.

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Trump frustrated with stalemate in Afghanistan

The United States is preparing to undertake a review of its strategy in Afghanistan, a year after President Donald Trump begrudgingly agreed to extend America’s involvement in the 17-year-old war.

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World Cup: US, UK Warn of Terrorists’ Attacks in Russia

The United States of America and the United Kingdom have warned their citizens against travelling to Russia where the FIFA 2018 World Cup is taking place, with the US placing the host country’s terrorism threat alert at “level 3”. However, the Nigerian government – the Federal Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Nigerian Embassy in Russia – has no information warning its citizens of possible dangers in the European country.

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G7 ministers criticise US tariffs and warn of trade war

US Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has faced sharp criticism from angry finance ministers of other G7 nations over America’s imposition of new tariffs on steel and aluminium imports.

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Trump’s ‘tragic’ policies likely to make child poverty much worse, says UN

The Trump administration must pay urgent attention to the shockingly high number of children living in poverty in the US, the United Nations special rapporteur on extreme poverty declares in a heavyweight report on the condition of America today – warning of the prospect of the American dream “becoming the American illusion”.

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Who is Kim Yong Chol, North Korea’s most trusted envoy?

AS preparations for the on-again-off-again summit between North Korea and the United States continue, Pyongyang has given a strong indication of how seriously they are taking the talks by their choice of envoy to America.

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Trump’s move likely to worsen Mideast proxy battles

There may not be much Iran can do about President Donald Trump’s withdrawal from the nuclear deal, but across the Middle East, it has a variety of ways it can hit back at the United States and America’s regional allies.

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Obama Calls Trump’s Decision To Leave Iran Deal A ‘Serious Mistake’

Former President Barack Obama is calling President Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the Iran deal a “serious mistake” that will erode America’s global credibility.

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In Syria strikes, U.S. blurs red line for intervention

With the latest U.S. missile strikes, President Donald Trump appears to have reset America’s red line for military intervention in Syria over the use of chemical weapons.

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In Syria strikes, U.S. blurs red line for intervention

With the latest U.S. missile strikes, President Donald Trump appears to have reset America’s red line for military intervention in Syria over the use of chemical weapons.

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