Tagged: US


Trump’s ‘groundbreaking’ deal with American leaders

Tariff Tensions Shadow US, Canada, Mexico Trade Pact Signing The president joined Canadian and Mexican leaders at a global meeting to sign a revised North American trade pact, which will fulfill a longstanding political promise. President Donald Trump teamed with the leaders of Canada and Mexico on Friday to sign...


Britain, Holland and US spearhead fightback against Putin’s cyber war as they reveal how Moscow’s web of hackers hit high-profile targets across the globe – including chemical weapons watchdog probing Salisbury attack

US charges 7 Russian spies with crimes including hacking, identity theft and fraud using crypto-currencies  British cyber security group accuses Russia’s GRU of at least four hacking attacks around the world Dutch authorities lift lid on operation to hack chemical weapons HQ in Netherlands in April  Men were picked up with...


Canada and US reach trade deal to replace NAFTA: USMCA

The United States and Canada have agreed to a deal replacing the North American Free Trade Agreement, according to a senior U.S. administration official. The new deal has been deemed the USMCA — the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement — the official says. Canada, America’s second largest trading partner, was left out...

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Erdogan Declares War With Trump: Turkey calls US ‘wild wolves’, vows to abandon dollar in trade

BISHKEK (KYRGYZSTAN) (AFP) –  Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday vowed Ankara would pursue non-dollar transactions in trade with Russia and other countries, accusing the US of behaving like “wild wolves.” Both Turkey and Russia are reeling from punitive economic measures imposed by Washington. “America behaves like wild wolves. Don’t...


US intelligence report: China will have the world’s most powerful naval gun ready for war by 2025

The warship-mounted electromagnetic railgun is expected to enter China’s arsenal by 2025, according to sources with direct knowledge of a U.S. intelligence report. Railguns have long appeared on Russian, Iranian and U.S. military wish lists as cost-effective weapons that give navies the might of a cannon with the range of...


IT’S OFFICIAL: Trump has a deal to save Chinese tech giant ZTE from crippling sanctions

The Trump administration reached a deal to ease sanctions on Chinese tech giant ZTE, Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said. ZTE will be forced to pay a $1 billion fine, make changes to its executive team, and allow a US compliance team to oversee activities. http://www.businessinsider.com/trump-china-trade-fight-zte-deal-reached-2018-6