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German-Asian ties no snub to US: Merkel

German-Asian ties no snub to US: Merkel

When pressed by a reporter who cited Merkel's comments about lessening the country's reliance on the USA that seemed to allude to Trump's election and presidency, Spicer was quick to decry those comments as out of context. There are great debates going on in countries that take economic planning seriously, including Germany, about the future. It has at least attempted to adjust to the demands posed by rapid globalization, the digital revolution and automation.


Trump crosses swords with Merkel on trade, defence

Trump crosses swords with Merkel on trade, defence

The Chancellor returned to Germany from a G7 summit in Sicily which concluded without the countries agreeing a deal between the U.S. and the other six major advanced countries on the 2015 Paris climate accords. and Europe in 2017 and 2003 are not exact. US President Donald Trump has offered both candid praise and unabashed criticism of Germany and its policies.


Infamous Three Mile Island nuclear reactor to shut down

Infamous Three Mile Island nuclear reactor to shut down

The closing of the central Pennsylvania nuclear plant would effect 675 workers directly employed there and another 1,500 local union workers under contracts, owner Exelon Corp. The meltdown put the brakes on building new nuclear plants in the US, and prompted the industry to apply more stringent safety standards. A handful of nuclear power plants have shut down in recent years, majority forced out of service by intense competition from low-cost, reliable natural gas-fired power plants ...



Trump says Berlin must do more for NATO

The German chancellor reiterated Tuesday that the German-U.S. relationship is of " outstanding importance ", but suggested that Europe would " take our fate into our own hands " moving forward. stand against the interest of the European Union ". He also stated that despite our differences, there was one point in which Europeans and Americans were united- an abhorrence of dictatorship in all forms.



White House communications director resigns amid Russian Federation controversy

Trump tweeted Tuesday: "Russian officials must be laughing at the USA & how a lame excuse for why the Dems lost the election has taken over the Fake News". Media reports have speculated about a coming shakeup at the White House in part because of the investigation of Russia's alleged meddling in the 2016 election.



Manchester attack: MI5 start to review their handling of intelligence

On Sunday, an image of Abedi carrying a blue suitcase in Manchester on May 22 was released in a bid to trace the luggage and it emerged that police are searching a waste tip beside the M66 motorway between Bury and Heywood. Mr Hopkins also said charges of conspiracy to murder could be brought as a result of the huge investigation into Abedi's suspected network. Abedi had a "relatively minor" criminal record as a teenager but was not known to police for holding extremist views.