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U.S. Treasury's Mnuchin rejects subpoena for Trump tax returns

17 May 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin defied a congressional subpoena seeking six years of President Donald Trump's tax returns on Friday, all but guaranteeing a federal court battle with Congress over the records. | Video

U.S. federal agents arrest protesters occupying Venezuelan Embassy

17 May 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. law enforcement officers raided the Venezuelan Embassy on Thursday to oust a small group protesting U.S. policy toward the oil-rich country, paving the way for the diplomatic compound to be handed to the U.S. envoy of opposition leader Juan Guaido.

China kontert im Zollstreit mit USA - "Rezessionsgefahr steigt"

13 May 2019

Washington/Peking Ungeachtet der Warnungen von Präsident Donald Trump schlägt China im Zollstreit mit den USA zurück.

UPDATE 3-China says will 'never surrender' on trade, Trump warns against retaliation

13 May 2019

WASHINGTON/BEIJING, May 13 U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday warned Beijing not to retaliate in an escalating trade dispute after China said it "will never surrender to external pressure."

Trump 'happy' to keep tariffs on Chinese goods; Beijing prepares retaliation

08 May 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be happy to keep tariffs on Chinese imports as the two countries prepare for new talks to try to rescue a faltering trade deal amid a sharp increase in U.S. duties.

CORRECTED-WRAPUP 1-Trump 'happy' to keep tariffs on Chinese goods; Beijing threatens retaliation

08 May 2019

WASHINGTON, May 8 U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be happy to keep tariffs on Chinese imports, prompting Beijing to threaten retaliation, as the world's two largest economies prepared to resume talks to end a trade war that has roiled global supply chains and financial markets.

UPDATE 2-Trump says he would be happy to keep tariffs on Chinese imports

08 May 2019

WASHINGTON, May 8 U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would be happy to keep tariffs on Chinese imports in place, adding that China was mistaken if it hoped to delay a trade deal with the United States until a Democrat controlled the White House.

Trump discusses North Korea with Japan's Abe after tests

06 May 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday he had spoken with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe about North Korea and trade after North Korea raised doubts about the future of denuclearization dialogue with new weapons tests.

Trump sets Twitter ablaze after firefighters union backs Biden

01 May 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump fired off dozens of retweets from purported firefighters, their families and acquaintances on Wednesday, in his latest assault on Joe Biden, the newest Democratic candidate for the 2020 presidential nomination.

Trump denies telling White House counsel to fire Mueller from Russia probe

26 Apr 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump denied on Thursday that he had ordered then-White House counsel Don McGahn to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller from the Russia investigation, moving to undermine McGahn's credibility ahead of a possible congressional testimony. | Video

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