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Decision coming on Paris deal in next few days

He then tweeted that he would make an announcement this week. If he does decide to withdraw from Paris, China and the European Union are vowing to stick with the agreement. "At such a critical juncture in the worldwide fight against the worst impacts of the climate crisis, global leaders should be refusing to enter into trade negotiations with the U.S.


Auto bombings in Baghdad leave 20 dead, 80 injured

Auto bombings in Baghdad leave 20 dead, 80 injured

No group immediately claimed responsibility for the second bombing, though it also bore the hallmarks of IS. IS considers members of Iraq's Shiite majority - including the women and children who were victims of the ice cream shop blast - to be heretics and thus legitimate targets for attack.


Truck bomb kills 90, wounds hundreds in Afghan capital

Truck bomb kills 90, wounds hundreds in Afghan capital

Some 90 people were killed and 380 others were wounded, according to the Health Ministry. So far, no group has claimed responsibility for the bombing . President Ashraf Ghani said in a statement that he "strongly condemns the cowardly attack in the holy month of Ramadan targeting innocent civilians in their daily life" (Ramadan commenced on May 26).



'Covfefe' is Trump's Twitter typo heard 'round the world

Donald Trump tweeted shortly after midnight on Wednesday, saying: " Despite the constant negative press covfefe ". He deleted the tweet hours later. When he was told earlier this year not to like Twitter, the United States president is yet to its own commands and tweets ( very ) regularly on all possible subjects of its foreign policy to the supposed mediocrity of his opponent.



Relationship between Trump, Merkel 'fairly unbelievable': White House

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has suggested there has been a disappointing shift in relations between Europe and the USA after the continent couldn't reach a climate change deal with Trump at the G7. Trump's tweet came after Merkel told a meeting last Sunday that "the times in which (Germany) could fully rely on others are partly over", a reference to the USA and UK.



Russians Discussed Using 'Derogatory' Information To Influence Trump

Dubke, who was brought into the White House in March as head of the office that runs press and other public relations issues, wanted to stay on through Trump's first foreign trip to ensure a smooth transition, senior White House adviser Kellyanne Conway told Fox News.