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    Trump’s aide lambasts US media as ‘opposition party’

    BBC | Updated at 01:18pm on January 27, 2017

    President Donald Trump’s chief strategist has described US mainstream media as ‘the opposition party’, saying it should ‘keep its...

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    Mexico condemns US border wall tax plan

    BBC | Updated at 09:15am on January 27, 2017

    Mexico has condemned a US suggestion that it may impose a 20 per cent tax on Mexican imports to pay for president Donald Trump’s planned...

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    UK publishes draft bill on triggering Brexit

    Agence France-Presse . London | Updated at 12:48am on January 27, 2017

    Britain’s government on Thursday published a draft law that would authorise prime minister Theresa May to begin the procedure for leaving the European Union in...

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    Trump may restrict refugees, Muslim visitors

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:31am on January 27, 2017

    President Donald Trump is reportedly poised on Thursday to suspend the US refugee programme for four months and halt visas for travellers from seven Muslim...

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    Mexico says it will not pay for Trump border wall

    BBC | Updated at 03:56pm on January 26, 2017

    Mexico will not pay for Donald Trump's border wall, the country's president has said in a message to the nation...

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    Trump says torture works as his government readies a review

    Associated Press | Updated at 08:50am on January 26, 2017

    President Donald Trump declared Wednesday he believes torture works as his administration readied a sweeping review of how America conducts the war on terror. It...

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    Trump orders wall to be built on Mexico border

    BBC | Updated at 08:25am on January 26, 2017

    President Donald Trump has issued an executive order for an ‘impassable physical barrier’ to be built along the US border with Mexico...

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    Trump to unveil immigration, visa restrictions

    Agence France-Presse . Washington | Updated at 12:57am on January 26, 2017

    President Donald Trump will sign executive orders starting Wednesday restricting refugees, visas and immigration, making good on his signature campaign pledges, US media reported...

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    We will build Mexico border wall, says Trump

    BBC | Updated at 09:27am on January 25, 2017

    Donald Trump has said a ‘big day’ is planned on national security, including an announcement to build a wall on the border between the...

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    Trump to seek ‘major investigation’ on voter fraud

    Reuters | Updated at 09:20am on January 25, 2017

    President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would seek a ‘major investigation’ on voter fraud in the November election, despite an overwhelming consensus among state...