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by | July 17, 2018 | 05:42

With the commencement of higher tariffs on trade with the USA on this month and the threat of more on another $200 billion in goods trade on the horizon, China is faced with a stiff challenge politically and economically. The China-EU meeting produced a communique affirming the commitment of both sides to the multilateral trading system. The EU and China announced plans June 25 to form a group to work on updating WTO rules.

by | July 17, 2018 | 05:35

They were eventually tackled and taken off the field. Macron clearly hoped the World Cup glow would rub off on him, raising him up in the eyes of a nation where his economic reforms have drawn fierce protests. It was France's second World Cup title , 20 years after the victorious team led by captain Didier Deschamps, which also earned them a Legion of Honour from then-president Jacques Chirac.

by | July 17, 2018 | 05:17

In the criminal indictment unsealed in Washington on Monday, the U.S. Department of Justice alleges Butina, 29, acted, "as an agent of the Russian Federation within the United States without prior notification to the Attorney General". The Justice Department said Butina carried out her activities at the direction of the "Russian official". News of Butina's arrest, which was revealed just hours after the summit between US President Donald Trump and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin ...

by | July 17, 2018 | 05:16

In the past, I was foolish enough to give credence to things like: last week's detailed indictment of 12 Russian military intelligence agents accused of interfering with the 2016 election; Putin's illegal annexation of Crimea; Putin's propping up of the murderous Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad ; and the numerous journalists and political opponents who have not-so-mysteriously been murdered in Russia under Putin.

by | July 17, 2018 | 04:43

Putin, basking in congratulations from Mr. Trump and other world leaders on the successful staging of the World Cup in Russian Federation, said: "The time has come to talk in a substantive way about our relations and problem areas of the world".

by | July 17, 2018 | 03:57

Trump's tweet says: "Our relationship with Russian Federation has NEVER been worse thanks to many years of USA foolishness and stupidity and now, the Rigged Witch Hunt! ". on its steel and aluminium, part of a global trade war. "I think we have great opportunities together". Trump also praised Putin for holding the World Cup, which finished up Sunday .

by | July 17, 2018 | 00:06

Once brought in to the police station on Sunday, officers asked Miller if he knew why he was being questioned and responded: "April Tinsley". Miller, 59, of Grabill was arrested Sunday on preliminary murder, child molesting and criminal confinement charges in April Marie Tinsley's slaying.

by | July 16, 2018 | 23:52

But Brexiteers criticised the proposal and warned it would "extend the uncertainty" over Britain's divorce from Brussels. On Monday night, MPs will consider amendments to trade legislation from Tory Eurosceptics aimed at imposing strict conditions on the Prime Minister after she produced a plan which would keep the United Kingdom closely tied to Brussels' rules on goods and food.

by | July 16, 2018 | 23:37

The queen greeted the pair with a smile, although she had earlier glanced at her watch as she waited for their arrival. He said: "Our conversation was I was complaining about not liking Donald Trump , he said "give Donald Trump a chance".

by | July 16, 2018 | 22:27

US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin are meeting privately, joined only by translators, in Finland after both sides unveiled agenda of the talks focusing on bilateral and global issues. "The answer to that question is that only thing that explains his behavior & his refusal to stand up to Putin". Putin also said Washington knows the Kremlin's position on the Iran nuclear deal , from which Trump withdrew past year.

by | July 16, 2018 | 17:23

That's when Lopes threw a stone at the 42-year-old officer and shot him multiple times with his own gun. Weymouth officer Michael Chesna was shot multiple times by his own firearm around 7:30 a.m. Then the shooting rampage continued as the suspect allegedly killed an elderly woman inside her home, but her identity has not been released, authorities said.

by | July 16, 2018 | 14:42

The Jiang'an county government said the fire has been put out on Friday morning. Photos circulating on social media showed plumes of smoke coming out from the remains of the building. In 2015, 173 people died in an explosion in the north-eastern port city of Tianjin. Rescue workers try to put out a fire after an explosion at a chemical plant inside an industrial park in Yibin, Sichuan province, China July 12, 2018.

by | July 16, 2018 | 13:58

Trump has previously exaggerated the total trade deficit numbers with the European Union to fit his misguided narrative. Trump was a destabilizing presence at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation earlier in his European trip, torching allies and demanding more defense spending before eventually reaffirming his commitment to the military alliance.

by | July 16, 2018 | 13:06

Police tracked that vehicled down, more gunfire was exchanged. The shootings continued an hour later, then ended after a short standoff and the suspect's death, it added. Reports suggested all three wounded officers would survive. "We want to protect as many people as we can from the gunfire", Becchina said. After shooting the two officers, the man fled in a vehicle with another person, Becchina said.

by | July 16, 2018 | 12:44

The indictments of 12 Russian intelligence officials , who stand accused of interfering in the 2016 campaign by hacking into servers at the Democratic National Committee and stealing emails, adds another explosive element to Trump's highly anticipated summit with Putin in Helsinki on Monday.

by | July 16, 2018 | 12:30

Friday while in about two feet of water. Theobald, 30, received several lacerations and puncture wounds to his right foot from the bite. Minutes later Fernandina Beach police received a call about a 17-year-old who had been bitten on the foot while wading in shallow water just over a mile away from the first incident.

by | July 16, 2018 | 11:15

We're going into negotiations with them". Tory Brexiteer Jacob Rees-Mogg also called it a "bad deal for Britain". Though Mr Trump later contradicted his comments by then promising a great U.S. Steve Bannon, Trump's former adviser, was even quoted by Britain's Daily Telegraph as saying that it was now time for Mr Johnson to challenge Mrs May for her job.

by | July 16, 2018 | 10:47

As Augustus breaks away and runs into the street, he appears to be struggling to withdraw something from his waistband. The civil rights leader called for video to be released of Saturday's shooting and referenced footage showing a white officer shooting black 17-year-old Laquan McDonald 16 times in 2014.

by | July 16, 2018 | 10:19

In a Facebook post seen by TUKO.co.ke on Sunday morning, Obama confirmed his scheduled tour to Africa, noting he was very proud to visit the sub-Saharan Africa more times than any other USA president. Through his twitter account, Gerson Msigwa, the Director for Presidential Communication in Tanzania, said the Obamas spent eight days in Tanzania before jetting out to his ancestral home.

by | July 16, 2018 | 10:06

Gaza news outlets named the deceased as Ahmad Husan, 35, and his 13-year-old son Louay Husan. Around 10 other passers-by were wounded, the officials said . "We are ready to operate simultaneously in different theaters", Conricus said, referring to the dual threats from Syria and Gaza. "With regards to the rest of the week, it is important to emphasize that we have no intention of tolerating this - not rockets, not kites, not drones - nothing", Liberman said.

by | July 16, 2018 | 08:45

A USA federal grand jury charged 12 Russian intelligence officers on Friday with hacking Democratic computer networks in 2016, in the most detailed U.S. And the administration's broader policy toward Russian Federation is harsher than the rhetoric employed by Trump, who recently suggested that Moscow be readmitted to what is now the Group of Seven, since Russian Federation was kicked out of the bloc of industrialized countries for annexing Crimea from Ukraine.

by | July 16, 2018 | 07:07

US President Donald Trump (R) and Russia's President Vladimir Putin talk as they make their way to take the "family photo" during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders' summit in the central Vietnamese city of Danang on November 11, 2017.

by | July 16, 2018 | 07:02

Just hours before arriving in London , the USA president questioned progress in Brexit talks and Britain's new plan to remain close to the European Union on regulatory standards for goods. I think he has done a very bad job on terrorism'. "I would say Brexit is Brexit", Trump said at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation press conference.

by | July 16, 2018 | 06:02

Police found a semiautomatic weapon on Augustus' person, the Times reported . He was also in possession of several magazines of ammunition, said Waller. An officer was involved in a confrontation with an armed suspect in Chicago . WATCH: Clashes with policeDuring a Saturday night press conference , Fred Waller , CPD chief of patrol, said the man was swinging his hands and trying to make an escape when it appeared that he reached for his gun.

by | July 16, 2018 | 05:22

The meeting between Trump and Putin has reached a high level of anticipation and tension, as days before the planned meeting, the US announced indictments against 12 Russian officials on charges of election tampering. Trump is blaming the Democratic National Committee for "allowing themselves to be hacked". The singer ended his song with the rowdy recommendation that "Trump and Putin - piss off!" as the crowd erupted into wild cheers at Sunday's special summit-themed concert to cap off a ...