Monday , July 23 2018

Politics

Trump tells Putin world wants them to ‘get along’

Bloomberg President Donald Trump began his meeting with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki on Monday, testing his campaign pledge to revive ties with Russia amid pressure to confront the Kremlin leader over election meddling and growing concern that the US is abandoning the current international order. The highly anticipated event started ...

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Tunisia president asks PM to improve economy or quit

Bloomberg Tunisia’s PM should either urgently address the country’s political and economic crisis or step aside, the president said. The intervention by Beji Caid Essebsi during a television interview comes as international investors signal deepening concerns about the economy, and ordinary Tunisians turn on politicians they see as more interested ...

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Philippine’s Duterte push to alter constitution bombs with voters

Bloomberg Two-thirds of Filipino voters remain opposed to President Rodrigo Duterte’s push to change the constitution and give more power to regional governments, according to a new poll. The Pulse Asia Research Inc. survey conducted last month found that 62 percent of voters rejected federalism and 67 percent opposed changing ...

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