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Trump suggests death penalty for drug traffickers

Washington: US President Donald Trump suggested that the US should follow the example of other countries that impose the death penalty on drug traffickers. Speaking at a White House summit on the opioid epidemic on Thursday, Trump…

Trump’s Deputy Chief of Staff to step down

Washington: One of US President Donald Trump's top aides, Deputy Chief of Staff Rick Dearborn, will step down early next year to pursue private sector work, White House officials informed. He becomes the latest high profile departure…

Trump to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

Washington: President Donald Trump will recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital and start the process of moving the US embassy from Tel Aviv to the holy city, a move against the long-held American principles which many Arab leaders warned…

UN chief to meet Trump to discuss UN reform

United Nation: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will travel to Washington and meet US President Donald Trump at the White House on Friday, a UN spokesman announced. The spokesman, Stephane Dujarric, would not give details of the…

North Korea calls Trump ‘strangler of peace’

Pyongyang: Continuing its harsh anti-US rhetoric, North Korea has called President Donald Trump a "war merchant and strangler of peace". Trump's administration is selling weapons to South Korea and Japan with the intent of enriching the…

Trump’s threats will not intimidate us: Iran

Tehran: Iran's Foreign Minister said on Saturday that threats made by the President of the US would never intimidate Iranians. Donald Trump threatened on Friday to pull out of the Iran nuclear agreement and blasted Tehran for misdeeds…

Russia regrets Trump’s decision on Iran nuclear deal

Moscow: The Russian Foreign Ministry has expressed regret over the decision of US President Donald Trump to decertify Iran's compliance with a nuclear deal, arguing that Tehran strictly abides by the landmark agreement. Trump blamed Iran…

Trump, top defence officials discuss options on N.Korea

Washington: The White House has said US military leaders had briefed President Donald Trump on options regarding North Korea nuclear issue. US Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Joseph Dunford on…