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  • US sets up UN clash with China to blacklist JeM chief

    The United States on Wednesday circulated a draft resolution to the UN Security Council that would blacklist the leader of a Pakistan-based Islamist group as a terrorist, setting up a potential clash with China over the move.

  • US to return to moon by 2024

    US Vice President Mike Pence announced on Tuesday an accelerated goal of putting Americans back on the moon within five years "by any means necessary," and Nasa's top official immediately embraced the challenge.

  • Pentagon okays $1b for Trump's wall

    Acting Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan has authorised $1 billion to build part of the wall sought by Donald Trump along the US-Mexico

  • US will not 'stand idly' on Russian role in Venezuela

    Secretary of State Mike Pompeo yesterday warned Russia the United States will not "stand idly by" as Moscow inserts military personnel into Venezuela to support the regime of President Nicolas Maduro.

  • Trump: media is 'Enemy of the People'

    President Donald Trump yesterday branded the mainstream media the "enemy" and the "opposition party" after the Mueller report cleared him of collusion, accusing journalists of covering the Russia probe unfairly.

  • Pentagon authorises $1 b for Trump's border wall

    Acting Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan has authorises $1 billion to build part of the wall sought by Donald Trump along the US-Mexico border, the first funds designated for the project under the president's emergency declaration.

  • US military to use Oman ports

    Oman on Sunday said it had signed an agreement with the United States that would allow American ships and warplanes to take

  • 'An illegal takedown that failed'

    US President Donald Trump has declared himself completely exonerated after his campaign was cleared of colluding with Russia in the 2016 election, in a major boost for his re-election hopes.

  • New Zealand attack note left at fire at California mosque

    A note referencing the recent terrorist attacks in New Zealand is found at the scene of a possible arson fire at a Southern California mosque, police say.

  • Trump 'did not conspire with Russia'

    Special Counsel Robert Mueller's report on Moscow's meddling in the 2016 election found no evidence of conspiracy by President Donald Trump's campaign to collude with Russia, the US Justice Department said yesterday.