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Trump says ‘big progress’ on possible China trade deal

Trump says ‘big progress’ on possible China trade deal

Ejinsight - 2019-02-10 19:57

Trump says ‘big progress’ on possible China trade deal - Ejinsight

Trump Says He Wants ‘Reciprocal Tax’ On India

Waar Media - 2019-03-03 14:59
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday called India a “high tariff nation” and said he wanted to impose a reciprocal tax on imports from New Delhi. “India is a very high tariff nation. They charge us a lot. When we send a motorcycle to India, ...

Trump says all Islamic State territory retaken, contradicting allied Kurdish commander

E-Kurd - 2019-03-01 13:06
WASHINGTON,— U.S. President Donald Trump told American troops on Thursday that U.S.-backed Kurdish-led forces in Syria have retaken 100 percent of the territory once held by Islamic State militants, contradicting the commander of the U.S.-allied Syrian D ...

Trump Warns of Auto Tariffs if no EU Trade Deal

Waar Media - 2019-02-21 14:46
WAAR_DUHOK U.S. President Donald Trump issued a stern ultimatum to the European Union on Wednesday, warning that if a comprehensive trade pact is not brokered, Washington will tax European car imports. “We’re trying to make a deal. They’re very tough to ...

Trump on Iran Revolution Anniversary: 40 Years of Failure

BAS News - 2019-02-12 11:19
ERBIL — US President Donald Trump tweeted in Persian on Monday to slam the 40th anniversary of the Islamic Revolution in Iran. “40 years of corruption. 40 years of repression. 40 years of terror,” reads the tweet. “The regime in Iran has produced only 40 ...

Syrian Kurds say no progress on repatriating French, including Islamic State fighters

E-Kurd - 2019-02-08 21:50
QAMISHLO, Syrian Kurdistan,— Kurdish officials told AFP on Friday there was no progress on repatriating dozens of French nationals, including accused Islamic State fighters, women, and children, from prison camps in northern Syria. France announced last ...

Iraqi army official says no agreement on return of Peshmerga to Kirkuk

E-Kurd - 2019-02-08 12:10
KIRKUK, Northern Iraq,— Spokesperson for Iraqi central government’s Joint Operations Command Brigadier General Yahya Rasoul denied reports on Wednesday of an agreement that would involve Kurdish Peshmerga forces deploying to Kirkuk province. Earlier, a s ...

Bolton contradicts Trump, says Syria withdrawal hinges on safety of Kurds

WTVA - 2019-02-07 09:49

Trump says no concessions on Turkey tariffs | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-02-06 22:55

Trump says second US-DPRK meeting to be held in Vietnam

Waar Media - 2019-02-06 10:56
WAAR_DUHOK The second summit between US President Donald Trump and his North Korean counterpart will be held in Veitnam late this month, Trump announced Tuesday. Trump did not specify which city the meeting will be held in but said it will take place Feb ...

Trump says he would return troops to Syria if needed

Waar Media - 2019-02-04 14:13
WAAR_DUHOK The U.S. would return its forces to Syria if Daesh makes a comeback in the war-torn country, President Donald Trump said Sunday. Asked about a possible resurgence of the terror group, Trump told CBS News “we’ll come back if we have to.” “We ha ...

Trump says he'll keep US troops in Iraq to keep an eye on Iran | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-02-03 22:17

Trump says U.S. to impose "large sanctions" on Turkey over detained pastor Andrew Brunson - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-02-03 21:17

Trump says US will 'protect' Israel, keep eye on Iran from Iraqi base | The Times of Israel

Timesofisrael - 2019-02-03 20:32

Trump says no sanctions on Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi | Business| Economy and finance news from a German perspective | DW | 12.10.2018

DW - 2019-01-20 14:31

Trump says summit is on before reading 'nice' letter from Kim Jong Un | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-01-18 13:36

Trump Says ‘Canada Will Be Out’ Without ‘Fair Deal’ on Nafta - WSJ

WSJ - 2019-01-16 08:51

David Bonior says on "The Takeout" new Trump trade deal could be "better" than NAFTA - CBS News

Cbsnews - 2019-01-15 13:31

Erdogan speaks with Trump, says Turkey has no issue with Kurds

Al Jazeera - 2019-01-14 22:57
Trump stressed on safety of its Kurdish allies as the two leaders agree on setting up of secure zone in northern Syria. ...