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Accused Russian agent pleads guilty in US

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A Russian national who built a powerful network of Republican contacts via the US gun rights lobby that reached into President Donald Trump’s circle admitted Thursday acting as an illegal foreign agent. Maria Butina — the first Russian convicted in the sprawl of cases arising from Moscow’s interference in the 2016 presidential election — faces […]
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Police stop protesters approaching Trump motorcade in Paris

French police stopped two topless protesters who approached the motorcade of US President Donald Trump as he made his way up the Champs-Elysees to a ceremony in Paris marking 100 years since the end of World War I. One of the protesters, with slogans written on her body, got within metres of the rear of […] …

US mail bomb suspect appears in New York court

Cesar Sayoc, the Florida man accused of sending pipe bombs to critics of US President Donald Trump, appeared in a New York court Tuesday and was ordered held without bail. Sayoc, 56, appeared before a Manhattan federal court for just a few minutes. He did not fight detention and was remanded, an official at the […] …

US to exit landmark nuclear arms pact, Russia threatens retaliation

Reps protest as Buhari seeks to present 2018 budget

President Donald Trump said Washington would withdraw from a landmark Cold War-era treaty that eliminated nuclear missiles from Europe because Russia was violating the pact, triggering a warning of retaliatory measures from Moscow. The Intermediate-Range […]
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WTO chief has never talked to Trump, but agrees trade reforms needed

The head of the World Trade Organization talks frequently to world leaders, including those from France, Germany, Japan and Britain, but he has never spoken to President Donald Trump, despite the intense US focus on trade. Even so, WTO Director General Roberto Azevedo said he agrees that the global trading system needs reforms, and soon. […] …

Oil inches to $85 as Iran sanctions loom

Oil inches to $85 as Iran sanctions loom

Brent crude oil prices hit their highest level since November 2014 on Monday, ahead of U.S. sanctions against Iran that kick in next month. Brent sweet crude oil futures rose to as much as $83.27 a barrel, yesterday. U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude futures were at $73.57 a barrel. Brent was pushed up by […]
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Trump weighs draft order targeting Google, Facebook

Trump weighs draft order targeting Google, Facebook

President Donald Trump is weighing an executive order that would open federal antitrust and criminal probes into Google, Facebook and other social media firms, US media said Saturday, though the White House promptly distanced itself from the reports. Last month, Trump stepped up his attacks on big tech companies, warning them to be “careful,” and […] …

Buhari commiserates with U.S., Sudan over natural disasters

Buhari commiserates with U.S., Sudan over natural disasters

President Muhammadu Buhari has extended his sympathies to President Donald Trump and the American people over the devastating effects of Hurricane Florence currently ravaging some parts of the United States. President Buhari made his feelings known in a statement by his Senior Special Assistant on Media on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja […] …

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