U.S. President Donald Trump

Trump vows 'fight to win' in Afghanistan

President Donald Trump clears the way for the deployment of thousands more US troops to Afghanistan, backtracking from his promise to rapidly end America's longest war, while pillorying ally Pakistan for offering safe haven to "agents of chaos."

September 5, 2017
September 5, 2017

Trump scraps 'Dreamer' immigration program

President Donald Trump scraps a program that protects from deportation almost 800,000 young men and women who were brought into the United States illegally as children, giving a gridlocked Congress six months to decide their fate.

August 22, 2017
August 22, 2017

Trump vows 'fight to win' in Afghanistan

President Donald Trump clears the way for the deployment of thousands more US troops to Afghanistan, backtracking from his promise to rapidly end America's longest war, while pillorying ally Pakistan for offering safe haven to "agents of chaos."

August 11, 2017
August 11, 2017

'China should be neutral if NKorea fires first on US'

China should remain neutral if North Korea launches an attack that threatens the United States, a Chinese state-run newspaper says, sounding a warning for Pyongyang over its plans to fire missiles near the US Pacific territory of Guam.

August 9, 2017
August 9, 2017

NKorea considers strike on US base after Trump's 'fire and fury' warning

North Korea says it is considering plans for a missile strike on the US Pacific territory of Guam, just hours after President Donald Trump tells the North that any threat to the United States would be met with "fire and fury".

July 26, 2017
July 26, 2017

Trump bans transgender people from the US military

President Donald Trump announces that transgender people may not serve "in any capacity" in the US military, citing the "tremendous medical costs and disruption" their presence would cause.

July 13, 2017
July 13, 2017

Trump with figures linked to Russia controversy

CNN releases a video showing Donald Trump attending a dinner with key figures at the center of a growing controversy over alleged Russian interference in the US presidential election.

July 13, 2017
July 13, 2017

Trump says Putin would have preferred Clinton win

President Donald Trump, battling allegations that Russia helped him win the White House, claims that Vladimir Putin actually would have preferred a Hillary Clinton victory.

June 27, 2017
June 27, 2017

Image of the US has plunged under Trump, survey shows

The image of the United States has deteriorated sharply across the globe under President Donald Trump and an overwhelming majority of people in other countries have no confidence in his ability to lead, a survey from the Pew Research Center shows.

June 27, 2017
June 27, 2017

Trump, Modi exchange hugs during Rose Garden statements

So much for handshakes. President Donald Trump found out that India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi is a hugger.

June 16, 2017
June 16, 2017

US Senate votes near unanimously for Russia, Iran sanctions

The US Senate votes nearly unanimously for legislation to impose new sanctions on Russia and force President Donald Trump to get Congress' approval before easing any existing sanctions on Russia.