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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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Chinatopix via Associated Press
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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Press TV via Associated Press
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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(AP Photo/Ricardo Mazalan)
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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(Thomas Samson, Pool via AP)
November 12, 2018 - 1:07 pm
By SYLVIE CORBET , Associated Press PARIS (AP) — Fifty nations and over 150 tech companies pledged Monday to do more to fight criminal activity on the internet, including interference in elections and hate speech. But the United States, Russia and China are not among them. The group of governments...
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(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)
November 03, 2018 - 8:33 am
By KIM TONG-HYUNG , Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea has warned it could revive a state policy aimed at strengthening its nuclear arsenal if the United States does not lift economic sanctions against the country. The statement released by the Foreign Ministry on Friday evening...
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