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AP Analysis: Rouhani's hardest challenge may be Iran's hopes

In recent weeks, the Syrian Civil War has become a notable backdrop for escalating tensions between Iran and the U.S., and thus an example of the Trump administration's persistent assertiveness on Iran policy. "Improvement of banking relations will be an important base for expansion of ties and can encourage great banks in two countries to have more relations".


Patient, Doctor Groups Say New CBO Score Reveals Health Bill's Flaws

Patient, Doctor Groups Say New CBO Score Reveals Health Bill's Flaws

The report also complicates the job of Senate Republicans - some of whom already have doubts about the House bill - as they craft their own healthcare legislation. Over half of those becoming uninsured, 14 million people, would come from the bill's $834 billion in cuts over 10 years to Medicaid, which provides health coverage to poor and disabled people.


Donald Trump: Did the President just shove aside a prime minister?

Donald Trump: Did the President just shove aside a prime minister?

Trump has mused about pulling out of the pact because he believed other countries were not paying their fair share and he has so far refused to commit to abiding by Article 5, in which member nations vow to come to each other's defense. Anticipating Mr Trump's demand, Britain's Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT) warned that more weapons and interventions outside Nato's borders would not make the world a safer place.


Donald Trump raises job fears over Brexit with European Union chiefs

Donald Trump raises job fears over Brexit with European Union chiefs

U.S. President Donald Trump and leaders of the main European Union institutions were unable to reach an agreement on Russian Federation policy after their talks in Brussels on Thursday. Mr Tusk said in a televised statement the two leaders agreed on countering militant violence and relations with Ukraine. TTIP talks have been put on hold, or "frozen" according to some in Brussels , since Trump's election victory on a more protectionist platform last November.



South Korea Fires Warning Shots At Unidentified Object From North Korea

The United States has for weeks been negotiating a new Security Council sanctions resolution with China, but US Ambassador Nikki Haley said last week that no final draft text had been clinched. They later said it was probably a balloon carrying propaganda and that North Korean leaflets were subsequently found at the border. It said South Korea was analyzing whether a North Korean drone had crossed the border.