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Pakistan PM travels to China to attend Belt and Road Forum

Sun Ping, vice president of the Export-Import Bank of China, said that it had established risk-control mechanisms to evaluate the feasibility of loans based on the upper limit of debt each country could bear, and widespread defaults on sovereign debts were unlikely.



Trump Claims He Was "Going to Fire Comey Regardless of Recommendations"

I was his executive assistant director of national security at that time . "I had a dinner with him, he wanted to have dinner because he wanted to stay on", Trump said. She said Wednesday that "countless" agents had lost confidence in him, describing this as part of President Trump's thinking when he fired him. He emphasised that the director's firing was "my decision".



Trump Says Government Shutdown Could Be Needed 'to Fix Mess'

Senate rules require 60 votes to break a filibuster - a tool Democrats have shown in the past they're willing to employ (most notably during the Neil Gorsuch Supreme Court fight), and which they would likely use again to prevent passage of Trump's budget proposal when it comes up again in September.


Patriots reach extension with Andrews

Patriots reach extension with Andrews

Andrews was set to become a restricted free agent after the 2018 season before agreeing to the extension. First, CSNNE's Mike Giardi tweeted that the Patriots and Andrews were closing in on a contract extension. Now the future of Tom Brady's (and Jimmy Garoppolo's) protection looks bright. "He's done a great job, been so consistent and dependable for us in his calls and his control of the line of scrimmage." New England will feature a young interior line going forward, and they ...



Inside the Ring: North Korean Travel Warnings Issued to Americans

Moon has taken a more conciliatory line with North Korea than his conservative predecessors and advocates engagement. Read the entire article at the Washington Times . Moon agreed, the official said. Accordingly, Mr Moon's government will have to maintain a rock-solid alliance with the USA while trying to improve relations with China , which have cooled since South Korea chose to host the THAAD system.



World leaders admire Duterte

Citing his "very friendly " relationship with the authoritarian Filipino ruler, President Trump claims he's invited Rodrigo Duterte to a tete-a-tete at the White House. It was not clear if Abella was quoting Trump as praising the anti-drugs campaign specifically, or Duterte's performance as president in general. Mr Xi's outreach to Mr Duterte appeared to be part of efforts by the Chinese to woo a longtime U.S.