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President Trump intends to renegotiate NAFTA

President Trump intends to renegotiate NAFTA

But while I welcome these re-negotiations, I call on President Trump to remember his campaign promise to prioritize the American worker. Trump's plan raises further questions regarding IP protection in Canada and Mexico for U.S. The net overall effect of NAFTA on the U.S. economy appears to have been relatively modest, primarily because trade with Canada and Mexico accounts for a small percentage of U.S.


North Korea calls latest solid-fuel missile test successful

North Korea calls latest solid-fuel missile test successful

Amid concerns over North Korea's rapid progress on its missile technology, the United States has been stepping up pressure on Kim's regime, both diplomatically and militarily. The UN Security Council (UNSC) chose to hold a closed-door meeting on Tuesday to discuss responses to the North's latest provocation. He vowed to bring up the issue at this week's G-7 summit in Italy.



Is North Korea the mastermind behind the massive cyber-attack?

WannaCry infected more than 200,000 systems in more than 150 countries with demands for payments of $300 in Bitcoin per victim in exchange for the decryption of the files it had taken hostage. The devastating hack on Sony Pictures in 2014, and another on a Bangladeshi bank in 2016, have both been attributed to the highly sophisticated group.



Houstonians stunned by death of Chris Cornell

Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell's ( pic ) death has been ruled a suicide by hanging, the Wayne County Medical Examiner's Office announced in a statement on Thursday. Chris Cornell's cause of death has been revealed as suicide. Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page tweeted: "RIP Chris Cornell ". " Chris Cornell he's like 12 years younger than me, he's my friend and we'd go out together for dinner".


Erdogan extends Turkey's state of emergency

Erdogan extends Turkey's state of emergency

More than 100,000 people have been either jailed, arrested or suspended from their jobs. Last week, Erdogan met U.S. President Donald Trump in Washington and sought to reconcile deep disagreement over U.S. "AK Party is not just its voters' party, it's the party for all of our 80 million citizens". The special congress of the the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) in Ankara was to choose Erdogan - the only candidate - to replace Prime Minister Binali Yildirim as party chairman.



Trump visits Israel in search of revived peace process

It was the first Iranian reaction to US President Donald Trump's visit to Saudi Arabia, and comes after Iranian President Hassan Rouhani's re-election to a second term. "Israel will begin a process of legalizing some Jewish settlement outposts that were built without government permission". The dress hugged her body just enough to reveal her curves and only her wrists and hands were on show.