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Europeans snub trade text at China's Silk Road summit, diplomat says

The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, a key component of One Belt, One Road - passes through the disputed region of Kashmir, which both India and Pakistan claim in its entirety. They also "reiterate the importance of expanding economic growth, trade and investment based on level playing field, on market rules and on universally recognised worldwide norms".



Krauthammer on DNC Slamming Trump Intel Reveal: Hillary Did Much Worse

Ms Navarro's outrage at her own party stems from Republicans' consistent and continued criticism of Ms Clinton's purported use of a private email server to send classified emails while she was Secretary of State and on the campaign trail. CNN political commentator Ana Navarro drove this point home when she took to Twitter to shed light on the fact that if Clinton had shared information with Russian Federation while serving as president like Trump has done, Republicans would have immediately ...



Iran says new US sanctions on missile work show 'ill will'

President Donald Trump has said he's reviewing the deal's future. The State Department says it is telling Congress it will continue to waive sanctions on Iran as part of the 2015 nuclear deal. It also designated China-based companies that it says are supplying Iran with "missile-applicable items" and an Iran-based company that allegedly supports the country's ballistic missile program.



Trump says special counsel appointment "hurts our country terribly"

On Thursday, Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr (R-NC) told reporters that Flynn's lawyers "said he would not honor the subpoena, and that's not a surprise to the committee". Elijah Cummings (D-MD), the ranking Democrat on the House Oversight Committee, wrote a letter to then-Vice President-elect Mike Pence the next day expressing concern that he "was hired by a foreign company to lobby for Turkish interests".



Britain thinks an early Trump exit is worth a bet

The witness-tampering statute carries a prison term of up to 10 years. It increasingly appears, with every passing minute, that Trump, in reportedly asking Comey to drop the investigation into Flynn, then firing him, could be guilty of this crime.



Trump to Muir: Special counsel 'hurts our country terribly'

Sen. Bob Casey, D-Penn., was one of many Democrats who left the meeting disappointed. Susan Collins, a Republican, also confirmed similar details revealed during the briefing. This has added potency to allegations that Mr Trump, who has struggled to shake off suspicions that Russian Federation helped put him in the White House, was seeking to block the investigation by sacking FBI chief James Comey.