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Trump shakes Saudi King's hand and doesn't bow like Obama

Trump shakes Saudi King's hand and doesn't bow like Obama

The large weapons deal is an attempt by Trump to shore up Saudi-U.S. support after relations soured under the Obama administration and increase its defense capabilities vis-a-vis Iran. The White House bungled the president's stunning firing of FBI Director James Comey, who was overseeing a federal investigation into possible ties between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation.



Melania and Ivanka Trump arrive in Saudi Arabia sans headscarves

Obama refused to wear a scarf in Saudi Arabia, but they were insulted". Mr Trump has agreed to a defence cooperation deal with the Saudis, pledging 110 billion USA dollars effective immediately and up to 350 billion U.S. Trump's daughter, Ivanka, also eschewed the scarf. The phrase does not appear in two versions of the document acquired by the AP, and the speech stays away from the anti-Islam rhetoric that dominated Trump's campaign.


US Gov't 'Under Assault' by Trump After Comey Firing: Clapper

US Gov't 'Under Assault' by Trump After Comey Firing: Clapper

Since firing Comey, Trump has raged at Democrats and other critics who have blasted him for firing the man who was spearheading an investigation centered around him. Bush's administration; Robert Cleary, who served as U.S. Attorney in New Jersey after working in the NY office; and Richard Ben-Veniste, who was a special prosecutor during the Watergate scandal and later served as a member of the bipartisan commission that investigated the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks.



Moon, Trump agree to meet very soon

It quotes Moon as saying he's aware of Chinese worries about the system and saying he hopes the two countries would have more understanding on each other's positions on the system. Moon said the alliance with Washington is his top priority. "A candidate from the Saenuri Party was elected president in the south with a razor-thin margin", that dispatch read in full.



Kurdish-led forces say no heavy United States weapons received yet

Ankara initially had high expectations of the relationship between Erdogan and Trump, preferring to forget the new USA leader's most radical campaign utterances and banking on a strong personal chemistry between the two men. Trump shared the threat in a meeting with Russia's foreign minister and US ambassador in the Oval Office last week, according to the official, who wasn't authorized to speak publicly on the matter and demanded anonymity.


Trump, in address to Muslims, urges fight against terror

Trump, in address to Muslims, urges fight against terror

The president's trip comes days after former FBI Director Robert Mueller was appointed special counsel in the investigation into the Trump campaign's alleged ties to Russian Federation. Here are three things to watch on President Donald Trump's foreign trip. Trump is expected to sign multiple deals with the country. Trump left for Saudi Arabia on Friday afternoon and will make stops next week in Israel, Belgium and Italy.