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NAFTA, however, was the main topic of discussion for Freeland on Thursday during an hour-long meeting with US trade czar Robert Lighthizer. Canada's dollar for dollar counter duties are set to kick in July 1. "I want to be clear with Canadians, this is a perfectly reciprocal, measured response". In an interview with Italy's daily La Stampa , Centinaio said CETA didn't ensure sufficient protection for the country's speciality foods.
  • Anti-Israeli UN Resolution Sign of Growing US, Israeli Isolation: Haniyeh

    Anti-Israeli UN Resolution Sign of Growing US, Israeli Isolation: Haniyeh

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    Eight countries voted against the resolution while 45 abstained from voting. The US amendment condemning Hamas received 62 votes in favor, with 58 against and 42 abstentions. Qatar's rulers have strong ties to Hamas, the Palestinian Islamist movement that runs Gaza but which is considered a terrorist organization by Israel, the United States and the European Union.
  • ‘Confused’ Trump can’t decide whether he hates immigration bill

    ‘Confused’ Trump can’t decide whether he hates immigration bill

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    Speaker Paul Ryan is planning to hold votes on two immigration measures: a hard-line conservative bill, which is nearly certain to fail, and new legislation worked out by Republican immigration moderates and House conservatives, which Ryan promoted Thursday as a "very good compromise" that he hoped would pass.
  • China plays an important role in Korean Peninsula situation: United Nations

    China plays an important role in Korean Peninsula situation: United Nations

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    With a satisfied US President and a compliant North Korea , Beijing may also be able to push for sanctions relief at the UN Security Council. " North Korea's capabilities today are no different than they were a week ago", said Robert Einhorn, a Brookings Institution scholar and formerly a State Department arms-control official under Republican and Democratic administrations.
  • Trump Comes out in Support of Sarah Sanders

    Trump Comes out in Support of Sarah Sanders

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    Sanders tried to quell rumors in a packed briefing room that she already has one foot out of the White House door: "I show up here every day". "I'm very proud of the fact that I work in this administration for this president, and we're going to keep pushing forward and doing everything we can to make America better", she continued.
  • No ‘Bias’ in FBI Hillary Email Probe? You’re Kidding, Right?

    No ‘Bias’ in FBI Hillary Email Probe? You’re Kidding, Right?

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    Right?!", Strzok replied, "No. Incidentally, Comey will be in Dublin next Friday for a public interview and to sign copies of his new book at the IFI. "The IG Report is a total disaster for Comey, his minions and sadly, the FBI", Trump said in a post on Twitter . "You know it's amusing when you see the fake news , and you guys aren't fake but, I signed an agreement where we get everything, everything, but they say Trump lost because he agreed to meet", Trump said.
  • Trump Says He Has 'Solved' North Korea Nuclear Threat

    Trump Says He Has 'Solved' North Korea Nuclear Threat

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    U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un hold a signing ceremony at the conclusion of their summit at the Capella Hotel on the resort island of Sentosa, Singapore June 12, 2018. Mr. Trump said sanctions will come off of North Korea soon, "when we can be sure there is no more nuclear" weapons. Trump was responding to criticism that he gave Kim the propaganda win of a summit without getting more concessions on denuclearization , and didn't lock in a plan to ...
  • Judge: No immediate restraining order against Avenatti

    Judge: No immediate restraining order against Avenatti

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    Avenatti has made 121 television appearances to discuss the facts and circumstances relating to this case and has tweeted about the case more than 400 times, according to the court document. Asked also if the president thinks Cohen will flip, Mr. Trump simply responded, "Look, I did nothing wrong". She argues the agreement should be nullified because Cohen signed it, but the president did not.
  • Does President Trump owe Canada an apology?

    Does President Trump owe Canada an apology?

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    Trudeau fired back during a press conference on Saturday, declaring that Canadians "did not take lightly" to the duties and would not be pushed around. Mr Navarro condemned Mr Trudeau following the Canadian leader's news conference after his summit meeting with Mr Trump and other G7 leaders. In return, Trump accused Trudeau of being " weak and dishonest " and instructed US representatives not to endorse the G7 joint communique.
  • S. Korea hails Trump-Kim summit as 'talks of the century'

    S. Korea hails Trump-Kim summit as 'talks of the century'

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    Meeting with staged ceremony on a Singapore island, Trump and Kim came together for a summit that seemed just unthinkable months ago, clasping hands in front of a row of alternating United States and North Korean flags, holding a one-on-one meeting , additional talks with advisers and a working lunch .
  • Trump says he won't sign GOP's compromise immigration bill

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    President Trump's message to Congress is clear: If immigration is your priority, pass the Goodlatte bill. But, he said, "I certainly wouldn't sign the more moderate one". The House moderate plan would state that a minor who doesn't arrive at the border unaccompanied must be released to a parent or legal guardian. But, as Splinter's Clio Chang observed , House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) and his GOP colleagues are refusing to do so either, demonstrating clearly that they are "not ...
  • Paul Manafort jailed on witness tampering charges

    Paul Manafort jailed on witness tampering charges

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    Her order came "after Manafort had been asking to post a $10 million bond and end seven months of home detention", according to the Washington Post . "I feel a little badly about it". Trump and Manafort have known each other for decades. Manafort has pleaded not guilty to all charges. He also expressed distress for former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn, who has pleaded guilty to lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation about conversations with Russia's ambassador.
  • US drone kills Pakistan Taliban chief in Afghanistan, official confirms

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    Defense Ministry spokesman Mohammad Radmanish told CBS News and other media outlets on Friday that Fazlullah was traveling in a vehicle along with an unknown number of his fighters when it was struck by a missile on Thursday morning. Afghan President Ashraf Ghani announced a ceasefire lasting until June 20 but on Friday suggested it could be extended. Fazlullah was appointed the leader of Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan, or TTP, in 2013.
  • Rescue boat carrying over 900 migrants docks in Italy

    Rescue boat carrying over 900 migrants docks in Italy

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    In a telephone call Wednesday to turn the page on days of bickering, Macron and Conte called for "new initiatives" to ease the pressure on Italy, Greece and Spain - the three countries on the frontline of the migrant crisis. "We believe an axis of the willing is needed to fight illegal migration". European Union leaders in December set an end-June deadline for an overhaul of rules to create a permanent mechanism to deal with migrants.