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Everyone was in the loop’ about Ukraine pressure campaign

11 November, 2019 10:16 am 10:16 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A US diplomat said on Wednesday that “everyone was in the loop” about a Trump administration effort to get Ukraine to carry out investigations that might ultimately benefit US President Donald Trump, including Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Testifying before the Democratic-led impeachment inquiry, US Ambassador to … Read More

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US rejects Tesla bid for tariff exemption for Autopilot ‘brain’

05 May, 2019 8:18 am 8:18 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US trade officials rejected Tesla Inc’s bid for relief from President Donald Trump’s 25-percent tariffs on the Chinese-made Autopilot “brain” of its Model 3 and other electric vehicles, one of more than 1,000 product denials linked to China’s industrial development plans. According to documents filed by the US Trade Representative’s office (USTR) … Read More

US Vice President Pence vows no end to tariffs until China bows

11 November, 2018 2:06 pm 2:06 pm

PORT MORESBY (Reuters) – The United States will not back down from its trade dispute with China, and might even double its tariffs, unless Beijing bows to US demands, Vice President Mike Pence said on Saturday. In a bluntly worded speech at an Asia Pacific Economic Co-operation (APEC) summit in Papua New Guinea, Pence threw … Read More

Calls for open trade to greet Pence as Trump skips Asia summit

11 November, 2018 11:28 am 11:28 am

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Asia-Pacific leaders will join the heads of Southeast Asian states this week in Singapore to renew calls for multilateralism and fresh pledges to resolve regional conflicts ranging from the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar to tensions in the South China Sea. Notably absent when regional powers such as China, Japan and India seek … Read More

US VP Pence to tell China: We will not be intimidated in South China Sea

10 October, 2018 9:00 am 9:00 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US Vice President Mike Pence, sharpening US criticism of Chinese policies around the globe, will give China a blunt warning on Thursday that the United States will not back down from what Washington sees as Chinese intimidation in the South China Sea. Pence will deliver an 11 a.m. (1500 GMT) address at … Read More

US Vice President Mike Pence congratulates Caretaker PM Nasir-ul-Mulk

06 June, 2018 11:16 pm 11:16 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – US Vice President Mike Pence phoned Caretaker Prime Minister Justice (retd) Nasir-ul-Mulk and congratulated him on assuming the charge of his office. The PM House spokesman said that the US vice president had also expressed the hope to fulfill the mandate of the elections. He said that Mike Pence had also … Read More