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Turkey’s Defense Minister Calls for ‘Dialogue’ Over S-400 Sanctions

Turkey’s defense minister calls for ‘dialogue’ over S-400 sanctions

ANKARA – Turkish Defense Minister, Hulusi Akar, said his government’s dispute with Washington over Ankara’s purchase of the Russian-made S-400 missile defense system could be resolved through a “dialogue” with the news administration. “We’re saying don’t break things that way. Let us sit down, discuss and find a solution,” Akar …

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Trump Commits to ‘Orderly’ Transition of Power

Trump commits to ‘orderly’ transition of power

WASHINGTON – US President, Donald Trump, for the first time on Thursday promised a smooth transition to Joe Biden and admitted his presidency was ending as calls increased for his resignation for encouraging a mob attack on the US Capitol. An unusually tame Trump, in a video he posted to …

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Biden Warns of Trump Officials’ ‘Roadblocks’ to Transition

Biden warns of Trump officials' 'roadblocks' to transition

DELAWARE – US President-elect, Joe Biden, warns of massive damage to the national security apparatus by the Trump administration and “roadblocks” in communication between agency officials and its transition team that could jeopardize the American security. During his remarks Monday in Wilmington, Delaware, Biden said his team faced “obstruction” from …

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Trump Warns Iran Over Targeting Americans in Iraq

Trump warns Iran over targeting Americans in Iraq

WASHINGTON – US President, Donald Trump, has warned Iran that, it will be held responsible if other US forces are killed or injured in Iraq by Iraqi militias backed by Tehran. Trump’s remarks on Twitter follow a rocket attack on the US embassy in Baghdad, which has been targeted with …

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Trump Authorizes Transition to Biden Administration

Trump authorizes transition to Biden administration

WASHINGTON – US President, Donald Trump, said Monday evening that he was advising his team to begin “initial protocols” for a transition to the administration of President-elect, Joe Biden. Emily Murphy, the administrator of the US General Services Administration (GSA), an agency independent of the government, informed Biden in a …

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Trump, Xi to Meet at Virtual Asia Pacific Forum As Trade Spat Endures

Trump, Xi to Meet at Virtual Asia Pacific Forum As Trade Spat Endures

BEIJING – US President, Donald Trump, and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, will attend a virtual summit of Asia-Pacific leaders on Friday to discuss the coronavirus and the global economic recovery, with lingering trade differences likely to cloud the meeting. The duo will attend a meeting of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation …

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Trump, Trying to Cling to Power, Fans Unrest and Conspiracies

Trump, trying to cling to power, fans unrest and conspiracies

WASHINGTON – US President Donald Trump’s refusal to concede the election has entered a more dangerous phase as he stokes resistance and unrest among his supporters and spreads lies aimed at undermining the integrity of the U.S. electoral system. More than a week after President-elect Joe Biden was declared the …

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Trump Erupts As Biden Closes in on US Presidency

Trump erupts as Biden closes in on US presidency

WASHINGTON – US President Donald Trump erupted in a tirade of unsubstantiated claims that he was tricked out of winning the U.S. election as the vote count in battlefield states early Friday showed Democrat Joe Biden steadily closing in on victory. “They are trying to steal the election,” said an …

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Mark Esper Prepared Resignation Letter: Report

Mark Esper prepared resignation letter: report

WASHINGTON – US Secretary of Defense, Mark Esper, has prepared a resignation letter, NBC News reported on November 5, as America awaits the results of its presidential election. The US media quoted three current defense officials who said Esper prepared the letter “because he is one of the cabinet officials …

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