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May 16, 2019 - 8:26 am
By AYA BATRAWY and MARI YAMAGUCHI Associated Press DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran's foreign minister on Thursday said sanctions imposed by the Trump administration are "unacceptable" but that his country is committed to an international nuclear deal that has steadily unraveled amid rising...
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Associated Press
May 15, 2019 - 8:27 am
By ROBERT BURNS and LOLITA C. BALDOR Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — International worries that the Trump administration is sliding toward war with Iran flared into the open amid skepticism about its claims that the Islamic Republic poses a growing threat to the U.S. and its allies in the...
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Associated Press
May 13, 2019 - 9:48 am
BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the tariffs battle between China and the United States (all times local): a.m. The Dow is down 500 points after China announced retaliatory tariffs against the United States. China said Monday that there will be tariff hikes on $60 billion of U.S. imports after the...
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Associated Press
May 10, 2019 - 8:23 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says trade talks between China and the U.S. are continuing in a "very congenial manner" despite new tariffs the U.S. imposed Friday on $200 billion in Chinese imports. Trump tweeted Friday that the increased tariffs will bring "FAR MORE wealth" to the United...
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May 09, 2019 - 8:54 am
By PAUL WISEMAN and JOE McDONALD AP Business Writers WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. and Chinese negotiators are to resume trade talks Thursday just hours before the United States is set to raise tariffs on Chinese imports in a dramatic escalation of tensions between the world's two biggest economies. In...
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Associated Press
February 28, 2019 - 3:27 am
HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — The Latest on the summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (all times local): 3:05 p.m. President Donald Trump says his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un fell through after the North demanded a full removal of U.S.-led...
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Associated Press
February 01, 2019 - 10:26 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration said Friday it is freeing itself from the constraints of a nuclear arms control treaty with Russia and will begin withdrawing from the pact on Saturday. President Donald Trump blamed the Russians for the demise of the Cold War-era pact, known as the...
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January 17, 2019 - 8:22 am
by Jon Gambrell DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran kept up its criticism Thursday of the FBI's apparent arrest of an American anchorwoman from Iran's state-run English-language TV channel, with its foreign minister saying "she's done nothing but journalism." The hard-line Vatan-e Emrooz paper...
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Associated Press
January 08, 2019 - 9:53 am
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A senior U.S. official trying to negotiate the safety of Kurdish allies in northeastern Syria was apparently rebuffed by Turkey's president who said Tuesday there would be "no concession" in Ankara's push against what he describes as terror groups in the war-torn country...
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December 01, 2018 - 10:57 am
By ANGELA CHARLTON and ALMUDENA CALATRAVA , Associated Press BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — All-night talks at the Group of 20 summit led to a possible "breakthrough" on fixing the global trading system, European diplomats said Saturday, as negotiations stretched into the final hours of the...
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