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Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday that he will not negotiate deal unless the U.S. lifts economic sanctions According to CBS, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani stated Tuesday that a meeting with President Donald Trump would be “merely a photo-op” if the U.S. refused to lift economic sanctions on Tehran.[Read More…]

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President Trump momentarily eases trade war Monday after hinting that China may soon restart trade negotiations with the U.S. following the G7 meeting in France According to The New York Times, President Trump received phone calls from Chinese officials Monday that implicated that the two sides may restart trade negotiations[Read More…]

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ISIS attack Saturday leaves 63 dead and more than 180 wounded in the deadliest attack of the year for the Afghan capital The Islamic State (ISIS) attack, which left 63 dead and more than 180 wounded at a local wedding in the Afghan capital of Kabul on Saturday night, was[Read More…]

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Twitter and Facebook claim that hundreds of fake Chinese accounts were removed from their platforms Tuesday for reportedly spreading disinformation in Hong Kong 936 state-owned, fake Chinese Twitter accounts were suspended from the platform Tuesday morning due to the speculation of a “significant state-backed information operation” in relation to the[Read More…]

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President Trump says “We are doing tremendously well” Sunday amid alarming signs of future recession in global markets President Trump responded to rising concerns in global markets Sunday by stating that his administration is “prepared for everything,” but that his economic advisers don’t fear an economic recession in the near[Read More…]

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Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rosselló resigns Wednesday evening after weeks of outcry Governor Ricardo Rosselló, a Democrat and member of Puerto Rico’s pro-statehood New Progressive Party, announced his resignation Wednesday amid weeks of public outcry in response to the leak of almost 900 pages of “vulgar messages” between Governor Rosello[Read More…]

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Boris Johnson to face the challenges of Brexit after becoming the next British Prime Minister After winning the race to lead the ruling Conservative Party and become the next British Prime Minister Tuesday, Boris Johnson will be faced with one of the biggest peace-time challenges of any British Prime Minister[Read More…]

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Thousands of Puerto Rican protesters demand Governor Rosselló’s resignation Monday According to the Wall Street Journal, tens of thousands of protesters “swarmed a major highway” Monday in the latest Puerto Rican demonstration calling for Governor Ricardo Rosselló’s resignation. Local media sources of the U.S. territory claim to have compared the[Read More…]

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United Kingdom ambassador to Washington Kim Darroch to resign after leaked cables According to the Wall Street Journal, Kim Darroch, a senior career diplomat and British ambassador to Washington D.C. since 2016, will resign from his position amid diplomatic controversy with President Trump. The leaked diplomatic cables that were sent[Read More…]

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President Trump’s feud with United Kingdom ambassador escalates after calling envoy Kim Darroch ‘very stupid’ Tuesday According to the Wall Street Journal, President Trump criticized Kim Darroch, a senior career diplomat and the British ambassador to Washington D.C. since 2016, for the third successive day on Tuesday, calling him “very[Read More…]