Tag Archives: President Donald Trump


Trump-Biden-impeachment

US fight deepens as Biden calls for impeachment, Trump lashes out at whistl...

10 October, 2019 6:23 am 6:23 am

ROCHESTER, N.H. (Reuters) – US Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden called for the impeachment of his potential 2020 election foe Donald Trump for the first time on Wednesday, in a deepening partisan fight over a congressional investigation of the Republican president. Biden, who is at the centre of a controversy over Trump’s dealings with Ukraine … Read More


White House pressed for files as impeachment probe against Trump intensifie...

10 October, 2019 4:54 am 4:54 am

WASHINGTON – The White House has been asked by the Democratic lawmakers to provide turn over documents related to allegations that President Donald Trump pressured Ukraine for political favors, as the explosive impeachment investigation against the US leader intensified. The congressional committees leading the probe cranked up the heat on the White House as evidence … Read More


MBS-Iran

Saudi crown prince warns of escalation with Iran, but prefers political sol...

09 September, 2019 5:32 am 5:32 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia’s crown prince warned in an interview broadcast on Sunday that oil prices could spike to “unimaginably high numbers” if the world does not come together to deter Iran, but said he would prefer a political solution to a military one. Speaking to the CBS program “60 Minutes,” Mohammed bin Salman, … Read More


Ukraine-Joe-Biden

Former Ukrainian prosecutor says no reason to probe Joe Biden

09 September, 2019 3:28 am 3:28 am

KYIV –  There is no reason for Ukraine to investigate President Donald Trump’s political rival Joe Biden, a Ukrainian ex-prosecutor general has told the BBC. Yuriy Lutsenko said any investigation into Mr Biden and his son would have to start in the US. “I don’t know any reason to investigate Joe Biden or Hunter Biden according … 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


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US House panel escalates probe into disputed White House security clearance...

04 April, 2019 11:36 pm 11:36 pm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US House Oversight Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings on Monday threatened to begin subpoenaing current and former White House officials as part of an investigation into two dozen disputed security clearances issued under President Donald Trump, including that of his son-in-law Jared Kushner. In a letter to White House Counsel Pat Cipollone on … Read More


New US, China tariffs set to take effect, no compromise in sight

09 September, 2018 8:58 am 8:58 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – The United States and China are set to impose new tit-for-tat tariffs against each other’s goods on Monday, the latest escalation in a heated trade war between the world’s two largest economies. US tariffs on $200 billion (£153 billion) worth of Chinese goods and retaliatory tariffs by Beijing on $60 billion worth … Read More