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World Aug 29Trump plans to withdraw over 5,000 U.S. troops from Afghanistan
Trump's comment comes as a U.S. envoy is in his ninth round of talks with the Taliban to find a resolution to the nearly 18-year-old war.
World Aug 09Trump said he got a ‘beautiful’ letter from North Korea’s Kim Jong Un
Trump has said he's not bothered by the flurry of missiles that Kim has launched in recent days, rattling U.S. allies in the region.
Nation Aug 06Trump freezes Venezuelan government assets amid tensions
The Trump administration froze all Venezuelan government assets in a dramatic escalation of tensions with Nicolás Maduro that places his socialist administration alongside a short list of adversaries from Cuba, North Korea, Syria and Iran.
World Aug 02Trump levies more sanctions on Russia in spy poisoning case
In March 2018, Sergei Skripal and his daughter were found unconscious on a park bench in the British town of Salisbury after being exposed to the nerve agent Novichok.
World Aug 02U.S. and Russia pull out of Cold War-era arms control treaty
Washington and Moscow walked out of the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces treaty that President Ronald Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev signed in 1987, raising fears of a new arms race.
Politics Jul 28Trump says director of national intelligence is resigning
Dan Coats, director of national intelligence, will leave his job next month, President Trump announced Sunday, after a turbulent two years in which Coats and the president were often at odds over Russian interference in the 2016 election.
Politics Jul 22WATCH: Trump wants Pakistan to help ‘extricate’ U.S. from Afghanistan
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Monday that he could win the war in Afghanistan in a week, but that he doesn’t want to kill millions of people and wipe Afghanistan “off the face of the earth.” He’s trying…
Politics Jul 17WATCH: Trump goes after Rep. Ilhan Omar at rally, crowd chants ‘send her back’
President Donald Trump recently tweeted that four Democratic congresswomen of color should "go back" to their home countries — though three were born in the United States.
World Jun 21Trump says U.S. was ‘cocked and loaded’ to strike Iran
Trump tweeted Friday that the U.S. was ready to "retaliate last night on 3 different sights."…
World Jun 21U.S. prepped for strikes on Iran before approval was withdrawn
The United States called off preparations for a military strike against Iran over the downing of a U.S. surveillance drone.