Trump looks prepared to kick off a trade war with the European Union

Trump looks prepared to kick off a trade war with the European Union

U.S. President Donald Trump (C) walks past French President Emmanuel Macron (L) and German Chancellor Angela Merkel on his way to his spot for a family photo during the NATO summit at their new headquarters in Brussels, Belgium May 25, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst The Trump administration will impose tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from…

It looks like 3 of the biggest issues in Michael Cohen’s case are going to be addressed in his next hearing

It looks like 3 of the biggest issues in Michael Cohen’s case are going to be addressed in his next hearing

Michael Avenatti and Michael Cohen. AP Images We now have a pretty solid idea of what is going to be addressed during Michael Cohen’s upcoming court date on Wednesday. The US Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York filed a joint letter Friday with the lawyers for Cohen, President Donald Trump, adult-film star…

EU looks to avoid US-Iran sanctions

EU looks to avoid US-Iran sanctions

Image copyright Reuters Image caption President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, says the EU has a duty to protect its businesses The EU is to begin reviving legislation that will allow European companies to continue doing business with Iran, despite US sanctions. The so-called „blocking statute” was introduced in 1996 to circumvent US sanctions…

Trump looks to have backed down China and Kim Jong Un with his madman strategy towards North Korea

Trump looks to have backed down China and Kim Jong Un with his madman strategy towards North Korea

President Donald Trump’s strategy of speaking loudly and carrying a big stick appears to have worked. REUTERS / Carlos Barria North Korean leader Kim Jong Un making serious concessions to get his foot in the door for talks with Donald Trump seems to show the US president’s strategy of nuclear brinkmanship worked. Experts worried that…