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    BBC news 2019-07-09

    BBC news with David Harper. Donald Trump has announced that he will no longer deal with the U.K's ambassador in Washington Sir Kim Darroch, following the leaked email written by the diplomat, which criticized the president's administration. Mr.Trump also attacked the way British prime mini...

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    BBC news 2019-07-08

    BBC news with Julie Chandler. Greece's socialist prime minister Alexis Tsipras has been heavily defeated in a snap general election that he has called to try to consolidate his position. He's telephoned his rival Kyriakos Mitsotakis of the center-right pro-democracy party to concede and co...

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    BBC news 2019-07-06

    BBC news with Maria Marshal. President Trump has threatened to issue an executive order to get the controversial question about citizenship into the 2020 census . Supreme Court has ruled against including the question. Government’s lawyers are looking for new legal grounds for including it...

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    VOA news 2019-07-05

    This is VOA news. I'm Marissa Melton. The United States today marks its birth as a nation. President Trump has added a new feature such as a show of military equipment and a presidential speech at the Lincoln Memorial. He is billing it as a salute to America and "the show of a lifetime....

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    VOA news 2019-07-03

    This is VOA news. I'm Marissa Melton. The chief of the U.S. Border Patrol is condemning offensive posts on a secret Facebook group for agents. AP Washington correspondent Sagar Meghani reports. Some were sexually explicit posts about Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who is amo...

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    BBC news 2019-06-30

    BBC news. Donald Trump has stressed that there will be no impact on national security from his decision to allow U.S companies to resume sales to a giant Chinese telecom firm Huawei . Mr.Trump's comment on Twitter came a day after he and Chinese president Xi Jinping agreed the world's two ...

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    BBC news 2019-06-29

    BBC news. The European union has agreed a huge free trade deal with South America's biggest commercial block after two decades of talks. The EU's agreement with Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay creates market for goods and service covering almost 800 million people. Iran says it ...

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    BBC news 2019-06-28

    BBC news. President Trump has said he will seek a delay to the US census due to take play in 2020, after the supreme court blocked his administration from adding a question about citizenship. A number of US states and rights organizations are challenging the proposal, saying it will deter ...

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    VOA News 2019-07-01

    This is VOA news. I'm Marissa Melton. On a day when U.S. President Donald Trump became the first sitting U.S. president to enter North Korea, Trump indicated he would be willing to invite the North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un to visit the White House. AP's Ben Thomas has more. "I wou...

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    VOA news 2019-06-30

    This is VOA news. I'm David Byrd. President Donald Trump is in South Korea after reopening trade negotiations with China. VOA's Steve Herman has more. U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters here before departing for South Korea, he will hold off on imposing additional tariffs on Chi...