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November 04, 2017 - 10:52 pm
(TOKYO) -- President Donald Trump has said his relationship with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is one that "has never been closer," and Abe has described Trump as "a leader who I can have great confidence in." Trump hopes this relationship will pay off in the effort to pressure North Korea to...
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November 04, 2017 - 9:27 pm
(RIYADH) -- Dozens of top officials in Saudi Arabia were arrested on Saturday as part of an anti-corruption purge, according to the Saudi government. At least 11 princes from the Saudi royal family, several government ministers, and a few wealthy businessmen were reportedly detained. Billionaire...
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ABCNews.com
November 04, 2017 - 6:02 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- President Trump begins his longest trip yet as president -- a 13-day tour throughout Asia -- with a visit to perhaps the U.S.'s strongest ally in the region and a nation where he enjoys the closest relationship with a leader. Japan will host the president for two days, from Sunday...
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November 04, 2017 - 2:29 pm
(LOGAR, Afghanistan) -- A U.S. service member was killed in Afghanistan on Saturday afternoon, officials said. The service member, whose name has not yet been released, died as a result of wounds sustained during operations in the country's eastern, rural province of Logar, according to a press...
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November 04, 2017 - 12:03 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump could be presented with an option to approve a $47 million grant to allow the Ukrainian government to purchase American defense arms aimed at deterring aggression from pro-Russian separatists, three State Department officials tell ABC News. National Security...
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November 04, 2017 - 10:51 am
(SAITAMA, Japan) -- Donald Trump and Shinzo Abe first bonded over a gifted golden golf club in honor of Trump’s election. Then, Trump invited the Japanese prime minister to play a round at his exclusive private course in Mar-a-Lago, Florida. Now, Abe is returning the favor on the president’s first...
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Double Exposure: Investigative Film Festival and Symposium
November 03, 2017 - 8:16 pm
(WASHINGTON) -- The research firm that commissioned the infamous dossier alleging that Donald Trump had deep ties to Russia has continued to be hit with subpoenas from House Republicans this week, and returned to federal court Friday arguing the assault is doing “grave and potentially fatal damage...
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