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Trump to unveil decision on Iran nuke deal Tuesday

World / Politics May 8, 2018

Trump to unveil decision on Iran nuke deal Tuesday

U.S. President Donald Trump appears poised to drive a stake through the heart of the Iran nuclear deal Tuesday, when he announces his verdict on U.S. sanctions relief underpinning the landmark accord. Officials and diplomats expect the pugnacious U.S. leader to ignore last-ditch European pleas ...

Kerry to Kishida: U.S. has not given up hope on TPP

Business Nov 18, 2016

Kerry to Kishida: U.S. has not given up hope on TPP

The United States has not given up hope of ratifying the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the 12-nation trade deal President-elect Donald Trump has pledged to scrap once he takes office in January, Secretary of State John Kerry told Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida on Thursday. During a meeting ...

Kerry calls for Russia, Syria to ground warplanes to salvage truce

World Sep 22, 2016

Kerry calls for Russia, Syria to ground warplanes to salvage truce

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry demanded on Wednesday that Russia and the Syrian government immediately halt flights over Syrian battle zones, in what he called a last chance to salvage a collapsing cease-fire and find a way "out of the carnage. An impassioned Kerry ...

Separating Syrian rebels from 'terrorists' to be a task: Russia

World Sep 15, 2016

Separating Syrian rebels from 'terrorists' to be a task: Russia

Russia said Wednesday that separating Syrian rebels from "terrorists" is a "key task" to ensure that the Russia-U.S.-brokered cease-fire continues to hold in Syria, where a relative calm has prevailed since the truce went into effect two days ago. Russian Lt. Gen. Victor Poznikhir said ...