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    America the unexceptional

    William S Smith  | Updated at 12:00am on August 11, 2018

    IN THE wake of president Trump’s Helsinki press conference, National Review declared itself ‘Against Moral Equivalence....

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    Pakistan’s Donald Trump moment

    Ayesha Khan | Updated at 12:00am on August 09, 2018

    IMRAN Khan’s win in the recent Pakistani elections is a cause for concern....

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    US reimposes tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:31am on August 07, 2018

    The United States re-imposed a wave of tough, unilateral sanctions against Iran on Tuesday, bringing back into effect harsh penalties that had been lifted under...

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    Trump admits son met with Russian to get information on opponent

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:52am on August 06, 2018

    US president Donald Trump admitted Sunday that his son met with a Russian lawyer in Trump Tower in 2016 ‘to get information on an opponent’...

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    Trump thanks Kim for sending war remains, hopes to see him 'soon'

    Reuters | Updated at 11:11am on August 02, 2018

    US president Donald Trump said he looked forward to meeting Kim Jong Un soon and thanked the North Korean leader for sending the suspected remains...

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    Trump seeks to revive Arab NATO to confront Iran

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:50am on July 29, 2018

    The Trump administration is quietly pushing ahead with a bid to create a new security and political alliance with six Gulf Arab states, Egypt and...

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    Keeping Russia as an enemy

    Brian Cloughley | Updated at 12:00am on July 28, 2018

    ‘Russia is the most significant threat just because they pose the only existential threat to the country right now.’....

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    Cohen says Trump knew about Trump Tower meeting with Russians

    Reuters | Updated at 11:12am on July 27, 2018

    US president Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen said that Trump knew in advance about a June 2016 meeting in Trump Tower at which...

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    Trump, EU's Juncker agree to ease trade tensions

    Agence France-Presse | Updated at 10:55am on July 26, 2018

    US president Donald Trump and European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker on Wednesday agreed on a plan to defuse the festering trade dispute between the two...

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    Changing the order of battle

    MK Narayanan  | Updated at 12:05am on July 26, 2018

    Increasingly, leaders in both democracies and authoritarian regimes are beginning to take a direct role in matters such as foreign policy, even as they preside...