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Tillerson: We Won't Mandate That Other Countries Adopt US Values

Tillerson: We Won't Mandate That Other Countries Adopt US Values

Washington wants ASEAN countries to crack down on money laundering and smuggling involving North Korea and to look at restricting legal business too. He framed his vision of the future of foreign affairs under the Trump administration's policy of "America First". Tillerson's remarks followed an invitation to State Department and U.S.


Officer charged over shooting of teenager Jordan Edwards in auto

Officer charged over shooting of teenager Jordan Edwards in auto

However, this was soon disproven when the police body cam video showed the vehicle driving away as Oliver fired his gun. Police are called to the house party on a report of intoxicated teenagers on a residential street. If convicted of murder, Oliver faces up to life in prison. Meanwhile, personal records showed that Oliver, a former USA army sergeant, had previously been suspended from the force and ordered to attend courses in anger management and courtroom demeanor.



Firing Flynn did not sound like an emergency

Yes, the President took his time to fire Flynn, and only after information of Flynn's actions became public. Vice President Pence had initially said that Flynn and the ambassador did not discuss USA sanctions against Russian Federation, which turned out not to be true.


Trump does not think USA should copy Australia's health system: White House

Trump does not think USA should copy Australia's health system: White House

White House deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Friday that President Trump was "simply being complimentary" of Australia's prime minister when he said Australia has a better healthcare system than the U.S. Earlier, Mr Turnbull jetted out of NY confident that ties with the U.S. and Mr Trump were rock solid. "We should start off with looking at the Australian health care system".



2nd of 4 Confederate monuments removed

New Orleans today is 60% black, and it, along with many other southern cities, has seen its ranks swelled by outsiders who may not necessarily share the region's deep-rooted sense of history. These were the same procedures followed last month, when the city took down an obelisk that honored the Crescent City White League. Legal fights over the statues have slowed the removal of the monuments, but a federal appeals court said the city could remove them back in March.



Arctic Council Allies Urge US to Remain Committed to Climate Change Pact

Freeland had no comment on Tillerson's public remarks after Thursday's meeting - the US will not rush to decide its climate change policies. "We are going to make the right decision for the United States", he said. "We got to a very good place on climate change in this agreement". In Fairbanks, the Arctic Council foreign ministers signed a binding agreement on Arctic scientific cooperation , the third legally-binding agreement in the Arctic Council's 20-year history, joining the 2011 ...