Donald Trump

Trump gives anti-Russian defense bill green light

U.S. President Donald Trump signed the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act which authorizes a top-line budget of $717 billion. Trump traveled to Fort Drum, home of the Army's 10th Mountain Division, in upstate …

Trump doubles steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey

U.S. President Donald Trump said he had authorized higher tariffs on imports from Turkey, imposing a 20% duty on aluminum and 50% one on steel. "I have just authorized a doubling of Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum …

White House about Trump's letter to Putin

The White House said that a letter from U.S. President Donald Trump to Russian President Vladimir Putin was meant to introduce Kentucky Republican Sen. Rand Paul to the Russian leader. …

First round of sanctions on Iran come into effect

The US resumed the sanctions against Iran following Washington’s withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA). The restrictions will cover the automotive sector, the purchase and sale of gold and key metals. US …

Zarif: Trump's talks offer nothing but PR stunt

Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said a recent proposal by U.S. President Donald Trump to enter into negotiations with Iran over the country’s nuclear issue is nothing but a "publicity …