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Trump Defends Travel Ban, Supports NATO

February 7, 2017
Alexis Simendinger | Real Clear Politics
President Trump defended his immigration order to temporarily bar travelers from seven Muslim-majority countries Monday.

Donald Trump’s worldview and how the world views the new president

February 3, 2017
The panel reports on the new world order of the Trump administration and the influencers jockeying for power inside the White House.
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Trump administration sanctions Iran on missile test

February 3, 2017
Carol Morello, Anne Gearan | The Washington Post
The Treasury Dept. placed new sanctions on Iran Friday, in response to a ballistic missile test that led the White House to announce it was putting Iran "on notice."
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Trump Tells Israel New Settlements May Hurt Peace Process

February 3, 2017
Joe Sobczyk, Margaret Talev | Bloomberg Politics
President Trump told the Israeli government that building new settlements in disputed West Bank territory may complicate attempts to reach a peace with the Palestinians.
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Trump Embraces Pillars of Obama’s Foreign Policy

February 3, 2017
Mark Landler, Peter Baker, David Sanger | The New York Times
President Trump, after promising a radical break with the foreign policy of Barack Obama, is embracing some key pillars of the former administration’s strategy.
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‘This was the worst call by far’: Trump badgered, bragged and abruptly ended phone call with Australian leader

February 2, 2017
Greg Miller, Philip Rucker | The Washington Post
President Trump blasted Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull over a refu­gee agreement and boasted about the magnitude of his electoral college win.
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Trump White House Puts Iran ‘On Notice’ After Missile Launch

February 2, 2017
Carol Lee, Michael C. Bender | The Wall Street Journal
The White House sharply condemned a recent Iranian ballistic missile test launch and warned of consequences including the possibility of new U.S. sanctions.
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