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How ‘Buy American’ could work

‘Policy of our government’ WASHINGTON, April 20, (AP): When President Donald Trump signed an executive order Tuesday in Kenosha, Wisconsin, he sent a characteristically blunt message. “The policy of our government,” Trump declared, “is to aggressively promote and use American-made goods.” For too long, he complained, American companies that have …

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TRUMP SAYS IRAN COMPLYING WITH NUCLEAR DEAL

US to review Iran sanctions relief WASHINGTON, April 19, (Agencies): The Trump administration said on Tuesday it was launching an interagency review of whether the lifting of sanctions against Iran was in the United States’ national security interests, while acknowledging that Tehran was complying with a deal to rein in …

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Nation by nation, how Trump has shaken up Koreas and neighbors

SEOUL, South Korea, April 19, (Agencies): Unpredictable. Unhinged. Dangerous. Many South Koreans are using those words to describe the president of their most important ally, rather than the leader of their archrival to the North. They worry that President Donald Trump’s tough, unorthodox talk about North Korea’s nuclear program is …

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Trump’s ‘Ahura Mazda’ – Bashar a chess piece

There is a concept of Zoroastrianism known as ‘Ahura Mazda’, which simply means ‘Good Spirit’ and another concept ‘Angra Mainyu’, which also means ‘Evil Spirit’. Other aspects of the ancient monotheistic belief are left for those who are interested in religious studies or rather theology to determine. I remembered the …

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Reflation trade takes its 1st hit as Trump ‘falters’ – Is the honeymoon over?

US equities suffered their worst weekly performance since the US election back in November. The S&P 500 declined 1.44% while the Dow Jones industrial average lost 318 points and the heavy tech Nasdaq index fell 1.22%. The fall in equities was largely attributed to failure of Trump’s first test when …

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‘Spying’ claim renews fight – US foreign surveillance unmasked Trump associates: lawmaker

WASHINGTON, March 23, (Agencies): The chairman of the House intelligence committee says private communications of Donald Trump and his presidential transition team may have been scooped up by American intelligence officials monitoring other targets and improperly distributed throughout spy agencies. Republican Rep Devin Nunes’ extraordinary public airing Wednesday of often-secret …

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Trump meets Saudi prince – Discussion likely to touch investment opportunities

WASHINGTON, March 14, (Agencies): President Donald Trump met with Saudi Arabia’s Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at the White House on Tuesday for a discussion that was likely to touch on investment opportunities in the kingdom and efforts to stop the war in Syria. Trump, who took office in …

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Travel ban challenge moves forward – Seattle court in bid to probe Trump’s motive

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb 14, (Agencies): The most consequential legal challenge to US President Donald Trump’s travel ban will proceed on two tracks in the next few days, including a US appeals court vote that could reveal some judges who disagree with their colleagues on the bench and support the arguments …

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US plans new immigration measures

WASHINGTON, Feb 13, (AFP): US President Donald Trump was expected to unveil new measures on immigration as early as Monday in the name of keeping Americans safe, with a top aide insisting he did not overstep his authority with his controversial travel ban. With the ban now frozen by a …

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Trump reiterates commitment to Kuwait security

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 11, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah received a phone call from US President Donald Trump Thursday evening. His Highness the Amir congratulated President Trump on his election victory and assumption of the top US post, wishing him full success in his mission, …

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