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U.S. denounces 'nuclear blackmail' as Iran plans to breach uranium limit

7:51pm BST

DUBAI/WASHINGTON Iran announced on Monday it would soon breach limits on the amount of enriched uranium it can stockpile under a 2015 international agreement, in a new point of contention with the United States, which accused Tehran of "nuclear blackmail." | Video

Four candidates at top of Trump's list to replace Sarah Sanders: source

14 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump has four leading candidates under consideration to replace outgoing White House press secretary Sarah Sanders, a Trump confidant said on Friday. | Video

Trump loses loyalist Sarah Sanders in another White House departure

14 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders, a fierce loyalist of President Donald Trump who channelled his combativeness towards the news media, will leave her job at month's end for a possible political future in her home state of Arkansas, Trump said on Thursday. | Video

Government watchdog: Trump aide Conway should be fired for political comments

13 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON A U.S. government watchdog agency on Thursday recommended Kellyanne Conway, a senior adviser to President Donald Trump, be fired for repeatedly violating U.S. law with political comments while serving in the White House. | Video

UPDATE 4-U.S. government watchdog: Trump aide Conway should be fired for political comments

13 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON, June 13 A U.S. government watchdog agency on Thursday recommended Kellyanne Conway, a senior adviser to President Donald Trump, be fired for repeatedly violating U.S. law with political comments while serving in the White House.

U.S. will deploy 1,000 troops to Poland; Warsaw may call them 'Fort Trump'

12 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump pledged to Polish President Andrzej Duda on Wednesday that he will deploy 1,000 U.S. troops to Poland, a step sought by Warsaw to deter potential aggression from Russia. | Video

Trump considering sanctions over Russia's Nord Stream 2 natgas pipeline

12 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he was considering sanctions over Russia's Nord Stream 2 natural gas pipeline project -- which the United States has told European companies

With a round of golf, Trump ends European trip

07 Jun 2019

DOONBEG/SHANNON, Ireland U.S. President Donald Trump left Ireland on Friday to return to Washington following a five-day stay in Europe that also included a lavish state visit to Britain and a trip to France to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day operation.

Hugs, not macho handshakes: Trump shelves politics at D-Day anniversary

07 Jun 2019

PARIS/COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France President Donald Trump briefly set aside politics and his testy relationship with France's Emmanuel Macron on Thursday, heaping praise on U.S. war veterans in a speech to mark the 75th D-Day anniversary and steering clear of issues that might rile Europe. | Video

Trump, Macron honour D-Day veterans who fought through 'fires of hell'

07 Jun 2019

COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France France will never forget the sacrifice of the Allied troops who liberated it from Nazi Germany, President Emmanuel Macron said on Thursday, the 75th anniversary of the D-Day operation that helped bring World War Two to an end. | Video

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