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Iran issues arrest warrant for Trump over killing of top general

TEHRAN: Iran has issued an arrest warrant for U.S. President Donald Trump and 35 others over the killing of top general Qassem Soleimani and has asked Interpol for help, Tehran prosecutor Ali Alqasimehr said, according to the Fars news agency. The United States killed Soleimani, leader of the Revolutionary Guards  ...

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US Suspends Visas For Foreign Workers Until 2021

BRUSSELS: US President Donald Trump has suspended visas for other foreign workers until the end of 2020. As per the policy, high-skilled tech workers, non-agricultural seasonal helpers, au pairs, and top executives will be targeted. The White House said the decision has been taken to create jobs for Americans who face financial ...

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Seoul says Bolton’s memoirs on Korea are ‘distorted’

SEOUL: The book ‘The Room Where It Happened’, written by former Trump national security adviser John Bolton, is set to be released on 23 June, but many media outlets have obtained copies. The book reveals what was behind Trump’s foreign policy decisions and has drawn anger from the Trump administration. ...

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Trump attacks Bolton who calls him not ‘fit’ for office

WASHINGTON (AFP) – Donald Trump’s presidency was in turmoil Thursday after top ex-aide John Bolton declared him unfit for office, raising the stakes on a controversial re-election rally meant to boost his flailing campaign — yet facing troubles of its own. Trump’s once supremely self-confident march toward a second term ...

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Ex-mayor who quit after criticizing Trump dies in plane crash

AUBURN: The former mayor of a Northern California city who stepped down after he harshly criticized President Donald Trump and his supporters died in a plane crash, the Sacramento Bee reported. Dr. Bill Kirby, who was the mayor of Auburn, died in the crash Saturday morning near the Auburn Municipal ...

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Trump halts World Health Organization funding

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump cut off funding to the World Health Organization, accusing the UN body of mishandling the coronavirus crisis as governments grapple with how and when to get their struggling economies back to work. The deadly pandemic has already killed more than 125,000 people and infected nearly ...

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India agrees to export malaria drug after Trump threat

AFP – File PhotoNEW DELHI: India on Tuesday announced to ease restrictions on export of a malaria drug seen as a potential coronavirus treatment, after US President Donald Trump hinted at “retaliation”. Citing domestic needs, India banned on Saturday exports of hydroxychloroquine which has shown early promise against COVID-19 in ...

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Kashmir crisis calls for United States engagement

WASHINGTON: Pakistan and India have jointly administered the Jammu and Kashmir region since 1948, when the United Nations negotiated a cease-fire between the two South Asian countries and decreed that the Kashmiri people would determine their own future. That there is a hotly disputed region adjoining two nuclear-armed adversaries should ...

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Trump pays $2 million in damages to charities after court ruling

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump paid $2 million in damages as part of a settlement over use of his former charity to further his political and business interests – the latest item on the US president’s list of legal woes. Trump had been accused of using foundation funds to settle lawsuits, promote ...

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