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The UK-US 'Special Relationship' Isn't Really A Thing Under Donald Trump
By Paul Waugh, HuffPost UK
A Washington Post op-ed published Monday described Trump's UK visit as "a low moment" for the "special relationship," yet many in the UK are already wondering whether it is now time for a conscious uncoupling.
Elizabeth Warren's Big Break From 30 Years Of Pro-Corporate Trade Policy
It's time to get over the 1990s.
North Korean Official Reportedly Purged Seen Back In Public Alongside Kim Jong Un
A South Korean newspaper reported last week that several North Korean officials were punished for a failed summit between Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump.
Mike Pompeo Says U.S. Is Prepared For Iran Talks With 'No Preconditions'
By Matthew Lee, AP
The U.S. secretary of state said Sunday that the Trump administration will still pressure the Islamic Republic to change its behavior in the Middle East.
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How Trump's Mexico Threat Could Backfire
By Paul Wiseman, AP
The President's vow to impose new tariffs on Mexican imports risks sabotaging trade deals and the U.S. economy.
Israel Calls New Elections As Netanyahu Fails To Meet Coalition Deadline
Israel's Parliament voted to dissolve itself after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu failed to form a government.
'Real Low-IQ' Trump Getting 'Played' By Kim, Says House Foreign Affairs Congressman
Trump likes “strong-arm” leaders in “close to fascist-type societies dominated by the executive," Rep. Gregory Meeks says.
Pentagon Considers Plan To Send Up To 10,000 Troops to Middle East
By Lolita C. Baldor, AP
The Pentagon will propose to the White House to send thousands of American soldiers overseas to defend against potential Iranian threats, officials said.
Iranian Proxies Play A Key Role In Trump's Hawks Push For Armed Conflict
Experts warn that treating a wide array of groups as official Iranian actors is dangerous and misinformed.
Pete Buttigieg Calls Out Trump Administration's 'Saber-Rattling' With Venezuela And Iran
The South Bend Mayor also called the Iraq War, which he said national security adviser John Bolton helped create, one of the worst foreign policy mistakes in U.S. history.
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Trump vs. China: What About The 1 Million People In Internment Camps?
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
The president hasn't used new powers on human rights sanctions granted by Congress or mentioned a crisis that experts describe as akin to ethnic cleansing.
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Iran Claims Rights To Respond To 'Unacceptable' U.S. Sanctions, Escalation
By Aya Batrawy and Mari Yagamuchi, AP
At the root of the recent spike in tensions appears to be Trump’s decision a year ago to pull out of the nuclear deal.
Trump's Foreign Policy Challenges Are Mounting Around The World
By Catherine Lucey and Robert Burns, AP
The mounting challenges show the limits of Trump's self-touted ability to make a deal.
Pompeo Going To Russia Amid Disputes Over Venezuela, Arctic
The secretary of state will visit Russian President Vladimir Putin and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.
U.S.-Iran Tensions Rise Ahead Of Anniversary Of Deal Pullout
By Jon Gambrell, AP
The White House suddenly announced a U.S. aircraft carrier and a bomber wing would be deployed in the Persian Gulf.
What To Know About The Uprising In Venezuela
Opposition leader Juan Guaidó has called on his supporters to rise up against President Nicolás Maduro.
U.S. Agreed To Warmbier Payment
National Security adviser John Bolton confirmed the U.S. signed a deal to give North Korea $2 million for the release of imprisoned U.S. student Otto Warmbier, but noted that the U.S. broke the deal and no money was paid.
French Ambassador On Donald Trump: ‘A Big Mouth’ Who ‘Reads Basically Nothing’
Gérard Araud also called former President Barack Obama the “ultimate bureaucrat” and “a bit aloof."
Chinese Ambassador Says Mike Pompeo 'Lost His Mind' In Clash Over Venezuela
Leaders battle over future of South American nation as Pentagon "explores options," CNN reports.
Beto O’Rourke Calls Benjamin Netanyahu A ‘Racist,’ Says U.S.-Israel Relationship Must 'Transcend' Him
The former Texas congressman and presidential hopeful said the Israeli prime minister does not represent the "best interests" of the U.S.-Israel relationship.
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In Dramatic Shift, Netanyahu Vows To Annex West Bank Settlements If Re-Elected
By Karin Laub, AP
The policy shift is apparently aimed at rallying Netanyahu's nationalist base in the final stretch of the tight Israeli Prime Minister race.
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Trump Suggests U.S. Will Formally Recognize Israeli Control Over Golan Heights
By Steve Holland and Matt Spetalnick, Reuters
Recognition of the disputed land would mark a dramatic shift in U.S. policy and boost Benjamin Netanyahu's re-election bid.
Dick Cheney Hammers Mike Pence On Trump’s Foreign Policy: Reports
The vice president reportedly seemed caught off guard by his predecessor's pointed questions at a closed-door GOP event.
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Furor Surrounding Ilhan Omar Remarks Intensifies National Debate Over Israel
By David Crary, AP
Activists have been criticizing Israeli policies towards Palestinians long before the Minnesota congresswoman.
U.S. Closes Jerusalem Consulate, Demoting Palestinian Mission
The downgrade is just the latest in a string of divisive decisions by the Trump administration that have backed Israel and alienated the Palestinians.
She Found Success In The Army, But A Glass Ceiling Back Home
As a woman of color, Asha Castleberry felt isolated both in the U.S. Army and in the workforce, upon her return home.
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