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Migrant parents deported from US voice anguish as opposition keeps up pressure

Migrant parents deported from US voice anguish as opposition keeps up pressure

Central American migrants deported from the US without their children spoke of their anguish at seeing their families split under President Donald Trump's "zero tolerance" approach Saturday, as protesters kept up the pressure against the "barbaric" policy.

Split families in limbo amid Trump immigration chaos

Split families in limbo amid Trump immigration chaos

The fate of 2,300 children wrested from their parents at the US border with Mexico remained unclear Friday two days after Donald Trump ordered an end to migrant family separations, as the president accused Democrats of spinning "phony" tales of suffering for electoral gain.

Kim Jong Un hails 'unity' with China in new visit

Kim Jong Un hails 'unity' with China in new visit

The two-day visit was designed to reassure Beijing that Pyongyang will not neglect its interests as Trump and the young autocrat move into uncharted diplomatic terrain.

Kushner met Jordan's Abdullah about Israeli-Palestinian peace, says White House

Kushner met Jordan's Abdullah about Israeli-Palestinian peace, says White House

White House Senior Adviser Jared Kushner, who is also President Donald Trump's son-in-law, met on Tuesday with Jordan's King Abdullah about the humanitarian situation in Gaza

China accuses Trump of 'blackmail' after new tariffs threat

China accuses Trump of 'blackmail' after new tariffs threat

Trump said on Monday he had asked the US Trade Representative to target $200bn worth of imports for a 10% levy.

Facing heat for border separations, Trump blasts Germany

Facing heat for border separations, Trump blasts Germany

US President Donald Trump accused immigrants in Europe of ‘violently’ changing the culture on Monday and said people should be wary of the same thing happening in the United States ...

Trump lawyer calls for inquiry on Mueller's Russia probe

Trump lawyer calls for inquiry on Mueller's Russia probe

Donald Trump's personal lawyer on Sunday called for an investigation into special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe, claiming it was tainted from the outset under former FBI director James Comey.

Trump slaps tariffs on China, triggering swift retaliation

Trump slaps tariffs on China, triggering swift retaliation

US President Donald Trump Friday announced tariffs of 25 percent targeting tens of billions in Chinese imports, sparking immediate retaliation from Beijing and bringing the world's two largest economies to the brink of an all-out trade war feared by markets and industry.

Trump, America's oldest first-time president, turns 72

Trump, America's oldest first-time president, turns 72

President Donald Trump turned 72 on Thursday, having returned to the fray of Washington politics after his grueling trip to Singapore for the summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un.

Trump, Iran spar over oil prices ahead of Opec meeting

Trump, Iran spar over oil prices ahead of Opec meeting

US President Donald Trump and Iran exchanged sharp words over oil prices on Wednesday, with Trump blaming Opec for high oil prices and Tehran accusing him of stoking volatility after he withdrew last month from a global nuclear arms deal with Iran.

In stunning summit concession, Trump says he will halt Korea war games

In stunning summit concession, Trump says he will halt Korea war games

US President Donald Trump made a stunning concession to North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Tuesday about halting military exercises, pulling a surprise at a summit that baffled allies, military officials and lawmakers from his own Republican Party.

Mattis not surprised by Trump halting South Korea drills –Pentagon

Mattis not surprised by Trump halting South Korea drills –Pentagon

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis was not caught off guard by President Donald Trump's announcement that he was suspending military exercises with South Korea, a Pentagon spokeswoman said on Tuesday, adding he was consulted ahead of time.