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“…Duterte confirms US-Philippines military collaboration agreement is toast”

“Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte is “terminating” the Visiting Forces Agreement, which provides legal immunity to US military drills, in retaliation for the US canceling the visa of a political ally and fellow drug-warrior… Enraged by the US decision to cancel … Continue reading

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“China drops tariffs on hundreds of Pakistani products as wide-ranging trade agreement takes effect”

“A newly implemented deal between Beijing and Islamabad will eliminate tariffs on hundreds of products, a move which is expected to provide a billion-dollar boost to bilateral trade. The Free Trade Agreement (FTA)–II, which started on Wednesday, will waive or … Continue reading

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“Trump Scores HUGE Legislation Victory…” USMCA Trade Agreement

“President Trump scored a major legislative victory Thursday, as the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) passed in both chambers of Congress and now heads to Trump’s desk to be signed into law…” Trump Scores HUGE Legislation Victory As Democrats Obsess Over … Continue reading

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Debt Problem: “…Crisis in Ecuador is just getting started”

“Appearances can be deceiving. Nowhere does this old adage ring truer than in Ecuador, which is emerging from the rubble created during an 11-day uprising. The protests that rocked the South American country appear to be over. President Lenin Moreno … Continue reading

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“Russia suspends INF Treaty with US – Kremlin”

“President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree enacting Russia’s suspension of the INF Treaty, a move that was announced after a similar decision by the US. The weapons control agreement was set to expire in less than six months.” https://www.rt.com/news/452982-russia-suspends-inf-treaty/Continue reading

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“After killing INF US has ‘free hand’ to reassert ‘supremacy in the world’ with ‘new arms race’”

“The collapse of the INF Treaty, conceded by the Kremlin on Saturday, is the result of decades-long “strategic destabilization of the nuclear balance” by the US, which wants a new international order, and perhaps a fresh arms race. On Friday, … Continue reading

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Good News: “Goodbye Nafta, Hello USMCA, Trump’s “Wonderful New Trade Deal””

…US trade rep Robert Lighthizer and Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland announced last night that Canada and the US had successfully agreed on a sweeping revision of the Nafta trade accord (an agreement that had been reached with Mexico’s … Continue reading

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“Trump abandons Iran nuclear agreement”

“On Tuesday, President Trump announced his plans to withdraw from the Iran nuclear agreement and reinstate sanctions that the U.S. had lifted from Tehran in exchange for dismantling of the nation’s nuclear weapons program… President Trump has said Iran failed … Continue reading

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“UK and EU fail to strike Brexit talks deal”

“The UK has failed to reach an agreement with the EU to move to the next stage of Brexit talks, Theresa May has said. The prime minister said progress had been made but differences remain on a “couple of issues”.” … Continue reading

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Donald Trump Ends TPP!

“President Trump upended America’s traditional, bipartisan trade policy on Monday as he formally abandoned the ambitious, 12-nation Trans-Pacific Partnership brokered by his predecessor and declared an end to the era of multinational [unconstitutional] trade agreements that defined global economics for … Continue reading

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