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Chinese police detain activist investigating Trump factories

Chinese police detain activist investigating Trump factories

In the past year, dozens of human rights activists have been detained in China. Trump lambasted Beijing over its trade practices during the USA presidential campaign, but he has established a friendly rapport with President Xi Jinping since they met at the United States leader's Mar-a-Lago resort in April along with Kushner and Ivanka Trump .



Bloomberg to give $15 million for US share of Climate pact

Bloomberg also believes that "non-state actors" will be able to meet the United Nations emissions target without the federal government's help. The USA is now just one of three countries not to be a signatory, but nearly 200 US mayors representing around 51 million Americans, have committed to continue upholding the goals enshrined in the Paris Agreement and have created a National Climate Action Agenda.



President Trump, Hillary Clinton revive campaign feud with Twitter jabs

WASHINGTON―Hillary Clinton went a step further Wednesday in blaming her election loss to Donald Trump on Russian cyberattacks, saying Americans including associates of the Republican president likely had a hand in the effort. When asked why she didn't visit Wisconsin or other states that Trump won, Clinton blamed the DNC's bad information. "All that said, irony of her bashing DNC data: *our* models never had mi/wi/pa looking even close to safe, ' he added".



China, EU claim climate leadership as U.S. steps back

He said the United States decision to leave the Paris Agreement was a "big mistake". While cities can't individually sign onto or negotiate major worldwide agreements on climate change, they do have some authority over their own energy use, including setting efficiency standards for building.



Russian probes hinder White House's attempt to fill admin jobs

Trump's mysterious early-morning "covfefe" tweet was widely considered a typo, but White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer insisted later in the day that the word had a specific meaning. Lewandowski emphasized that anyone wanting to work on the White House communications staff would need to already know Trump. Trump has long believed that he is his most effective spokesperson and has groused about supporters and aides not defending him vigorously enough.



Trump Officially Declines Moving Of American Embassy In Tel Aviv To Jerusalem

Trump has decided not move the U.S. embassy in Israel to Jerusalem for the time being, with the White House insisting that his signing of a legal waiver keeping it in Tel Aviv does not signal his shying away from a major campaign promise. A statement released by the White House however said the decision was geared towards promoting peace in the region and to "maximize the chances of successfully negotiating a deal between Israel and Palestinians".