Trump, Putin held undisclosed G20 meeting, White House confirms

President Donald Trump had another, previously undisclosed conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin at a summit in Germany this month. White House spokesman Sean Spicer and National Security Council spokesman Michael Anton confirmed that Trump and Putin spoke at a dinner for world leaders and their spouses at the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg, Germany. The […]






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China hits back on Trump N Korea trade claim

China has issued data suggesting trade with North Korea was not as strong as implied by the United States. It follows a tweet from Donald Trump that highlighted an “almost 40%” rise in bilateral trade between the two nations in the first quarter of 2017. China didn’t dispute that number, but state media suggested the […]






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Trump’s ‘America First’ policy plunges global image of US, survey shows

The image of the US has deteriorated sharply across the globe under President Donald Trump and an overwhelming majority of people in other countries have no confidence in his ability to lead, a survey from the Pew Research Center showed. Five months into Trump’s presidency, the survey spanning 37 nations showed U.S. favourability ratings in the rest of […]