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U.S. House Speaker Pelosi backs bill aimed at protecting Hong Kong rights

19 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a longtime critic of China's human rights record, on Wednesday threw her influence behind bipartisan legislation to require the Trump administration to certify Beijing is maintaining its special treatment of Hong Kong.

U.S. House Speaker Pelosi on Trump - 'If the goods are there, you must impeach'

19 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday said that if Democrats' multiple investigations of President Donald Trump find significant wrongdoing, the chamber would have to move to impeach him.

Canada's Trudeau to meet with Pelosi, McConnell on USMCA: sources

17 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau this week is set to meet with Democratic Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and the U.S. Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican, in a bid to fast-track passage of a delayed trade deal, two congressional aides said on Monday.

Pompeo says U.S. does not want war with Iran; pushes for international response

17 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON The United States does not want to go to war with Iran but will take every action necessary, including diplomacy, to guarantee safe navigation through vital shipping lanes in the Middle East, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday. | Video

Pompeo says U.S. does not want war with Iran; pushes for international response

17 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON The United States does not want to go to war with Iran but will take every action necessary, including diplomacy, to guarantee safe navigation through vital shipping lanes in the Middle East, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday. | Video

Pompeo says U.S. does not want war with Iran; pushes for international response

17 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON The United States does not want to go to war with Iran but will take every action necessary, including diplomacy, to guarantee safe navigation through vital shipping lanes in the Middle East, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Sunday. | Video

Democrats - Trump comments give green light to foreign election meddling

14 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON Democratic lawmakers accused President Donald Trump on Thursday of giving Russia the green light to interfere in the 2020 U.S. presidential race, while a top Republican ally said Trump was wrong to say he would accept political dirt from foreign sources. | Video

In Trump probes, U.S. Congress wary of power to arrest, fine

13 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON A power that the U.S. Congress has not wielded since the 1930s may remain unused for a while longer as Democrats turn to the courts -- not long-dormant rules -- to press home investigations of President Donald Trump and his administration. | Video

アングル:米議会、トランプ氏のメキシコ関税を阻止できるか

06 Jun 2019

[ワシントン 5日 ロイター] - トランプ米大統領が打ち出したメキシコからの輸入品に関税を課す措置について、米議会は法案を策定して阻止を試みる公算が大きい。だが法案の成立には厳しいハードルが待ち構えている。 | Video

Trump says 'not enough' progress made in high-stakes U.S.-Mexico talks

06 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON Mexican and U.S. officials are set to resume talks in Washington on Thursday aimed at averting an imposition of tariffs on Mexican goods, with President Donald Trump saying "not enough" progress on ways to curb migration was made when the two sides met on Wednesday. | Video

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