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President Trump Prods Germany Over NATO, but Touts Merkel Meeting

March 20, 2017
Carol Lee | The Wall Street Journal
A day after meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, President Donald Trump tweeted that her country owes “vast sums of money” to NATO.
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Tillerson says diplomacy with North Korea has ‘failed’; Pyongyang warns of war

March 17, 2017
Anna Fifield, Anne Gearan | The Washington Post
The Trump administration made a clear break Thursday with diplomatic efforts to talk North Korea out of a nuclear confrontation.
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Mike Flynn Worked for Several Russian Companies, Was Paid More Than $50,000, Documents Show

March 17, 2017
Shane Harris, Paul Sonne, Carol Lee | The Wall Street Journal
Former national security adviser, Mike Flynn, was paid tens of thousands of dollars by Russian companies shortly before he became a formal adviser to then-candidate Donald Trump.
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Britain's top spies say Trump's claims they helped wiretap him are "nonsense"

March 17, 2017
Yochi Dreazen | Vox
Britain’s top electronic surveillance agency, the GCHQ, dismissed President Trump’s new charge that it helped former President Obama spy on Trump as “nonsense.”
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The Man Who Wants to Unmake the West

March 10, 2017
Michael Crowley | POLITICO
Europeans are starting to worry that Steve Bannon has the EU in his cross hairs. Here’s how the White House could genuinely help pull it apart.
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Sergey Kislyak, Russian Envoy, Cultivated Powerful Network in U.S.

March 3, 2017
Neil MacFarquhar, Peter Baker | The New York Times
Mr. Kislyak’s networking success has landed him at the center of a sprawling controversy and made him the most prominent, if politically radioactive, ambassador in Washington.
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Trump passes blame for Yemen raid to his generals: ‘They lost Ryan’

March 1, 2017
Abby Phillip | The Washington Post
Weeks after a U.S. Navy SEAL was killed in a covert mission in Yemen, Trump has resisted accepting responsibility for authorizing the mission.
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Trump plays empathizer-in-chief with Yemen raid widow

March 1, 2017
Michael Crowley | POLITICO
President Trump, facing questions about a controversial military operation, made the first U.S. combat death on his watch a moment of riveting drama during his Tuesday address to Congress.
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