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Lawmakers, ranchers praise China agreement on beef

Lawmakers, ranchers praise China agreement on beef

JACKIE NORTHAM, BYLINE: The deal is the result of trade talks that sprang from a meeting in April between President Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago. " China is the second largest beef importer in the world, buying roughly $2.6 billion of beef every year", he said as he announced the plan. "Additionally, opening up Chinese markets to USA natural gas will help to reduce flaring and create good jobs".



China must act on 'provocative' N Korea: PM

North Korea said May 15, 2017 it had successfully tested a new type of rocket in its latest missile launch , as analysts said it showed an unprecedented range that brought United States bases in the Pacific within reach. While Trump has said he'd be "honoured" to talk with leader Kim Jong Un under favourable conditions, Haley seemed to rule out the possibility. Speaking in China, Putin called for a peaceful solution to the ongoing tensions on the Korean peninsula, Russia's Sputnik news ...


Happy Mother's Day: 10 facts

Happy Mother's Day: 10 facts

Andrew's Methodist Church in Grafton, W. Va., in 1908. We all have someone in our lives who are like a mother to us, and today is the flawless opportunity to show her just how much you care. What is Mother's Day to most moms? My sister-in-law is a wonderful mother , always showering love on her daughter and stepchildren. And Mom don't grieve because secretaries and pickles receive one full week of national acclaim while you , like the Ground Hog, only get one day.


Erdogan visits Trump, amid much friction between US, Turkey

Erdogan visits Trump, amid much friction between US, Turkey

And whatever the commitments allegedly made by the United States to Turkey that the Kurds would withdraw following a victory in Raqqa it is also not clear that this will be reflected by reality on the ground. The SDF's war on Raqqa has already seen the mainly Kurdish group capture large swathes of the surrounding province with help from the US-led coalition bombing ISIL in Iraq and Syria .



Pyongyang claims successful missile launch

State media paraphrased North Korea's leader as saying that "the most flawless weapon systems in the world will never become the eternal exclusive property of the US", warning that "the USA should not. Haley said on ABC that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un was "in a state of paranoia". The meeting is set for May 16, according to preliminary information.