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The White House was going to issue a statement praising John McCain — until Trump reportedly nixed it

President Donald Trump rejected a White House statement mourning the loss of John McCain and praising the late senator and war hero, according to a report from The Washington Post.

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White House counsel interviewed for 30 hours in Russia probe – NYT

The White House’s top lawyer has cooperated extensively with the special counsel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election, sharing detailed accounts about the episodes at the heart of the inquiry into whether President Donald Trump obstructed justice, the New York Times reported on Saturday.

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Sarah Sanders: U.S. Would Consider Relieving Turkey Sanctions if Pastor Brunson Released

The Trump administration would consider relenting on U.S.-imposed sanctions on Turkey related to the detention of Pastor Andrew Brunson if he is released, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders told reporters Wednesday.

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White House condemns Turkey’s new tariffs on US imports

The White House has condemned the doubling of tariffs by Turkey on US cars, alcohol and tobacco imports, calling the move “a step in the wrong direction,” Reuters reports.

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Is Russia Really Trying to Sway the Midterm Elections?

Some two years since Russia’s involvement in the 2016 presidential election roiled American politics, anger has again erupted over Moscow’s potential role in the midterm elections.

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Trump, France’s Macron Discuss Iran, Mideast, Trade

U.S. President Donald Trump spoke Friday with French President Emmanuel Macron about trade, Iran and the Middle East, the White House said.

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No Specifics of Trump-Putin Second Meeting Determined Yet, White House Says

The White House has not determined yet any specifics regarding the second high level summit of the Russian and US presidents, White House spokesman Hogan Gidley said on Tuesday.

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EU chief Juncker in Washington in bid to avert trade war with US

President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker is in Washington today to discuss trade with US President Donald Trump at the White House.

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ZTE Plummets After US Senate Puts Donald Trump Reprieve in Doubt

Shares of ZTE Corp plunged on Tuesday after the U.S. Senate’s passage of a defense bill set up a potential battle with the White House over whether the Chinese telecoms firm can resume business with its U.S

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What are the US Democrats’ big ideas?

One of the ongoing criticisms of Democrats since Barack Obama moved out of the White House is that the party has been defined by what it opposes, instead of what it wants to do.

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“Deeply concerned” by US decision to exit Iran nuclear deal: UN

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said he is “deeply concerned” over President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw the US from the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran, calling on all other nations to support the agreement and preserve the deal. Trump made the announcement at the White House yesterday and signed a memorandum to begin reinstating economic sanctions on Iran at “the highest level“.

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Donald Trump and Theresa May ‘looking forward to UK visit’

Donald Trump and Theresa May have held talks by telephone on a range of international issues, the White House has said. A White House statement said that both leaders “reiterated they are looking forward to the president’s visit to the United Kingdom in July”.

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U.S., South Korea say no plans to change ‘bilateral defence posture’ – White House

U.S. President Donald Trump’s national security adviser John Bolton and his South Korean counterpart, Chung Eui-yong, reaffirmed on Friday that there were no plans to change the two countries’ “bilateral defence posture” in South Korea, the White House said in a statement.

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South Korean president Moon Jae-in to visit US ahead of Trump’s N. Korea visit

South Korean President Moon Jae-in will be making a visit to the White House later this month ahead of the historic summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

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US ‘freezes funding’ to Syria’s White Helmets, but group vow to continue operations

The White Helmets have vowed to continue search and rescue operations in Syria, following reports that the US government had cut funding to the organisation.

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Driver kills 10, injures 15 ploughing van into Toronto sidewalk crowd

A driver deliberately ploughed his white Ryder rental van into a lunch-hour crowd in Toronto on Monday, killing 10 people and injuring 15 along a roughly mile-long (1.6-km) stretch of sidewalk thronged with pedestrians, police said.

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