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    Poland Offers Warm Welcome as Trump Backs NATO, Pledges to Defend Borders, Defeat Terror
    Jul07

    Poland Offers Warm Welcome as Trump Backs NATO, Pledges to Defend Borders, Defeat Terror

    U.S. President Donald Trump warns that the values of the West are under attack and questions whether its people have the will to fight for them. During a speech in Poland to mark his second trip to Europe, Trump delivered some of his strongest remarks yet about Russia, warning Moscow that it must stop what he termed its ‘destabilizing’...

    CBS’s Major Garrett: Trump ‘Did Not’ ‘Uphold American Values’ In Poland
    Jul06

    CBS’s Major Garrett: Trump ‘Did Not’ ‘Uphold American Values’ In Poland

    Thursday on “CBS This Morning,” the network’s chief White House correspondent Major Garret said President Donald Trump did not “uphold American values” when he criticized the American news media and former President Barack Obama. Partial transcript as follows: GARRETT: Good morning. The president said Poland is an example of courage in the...

    The Latest: Pelosi wants Trump to confront Putin on election
    Jul06

    The Latest: Pelosi wants Trump to confront Putin on election

    HAMBURG — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s second official visit to Europe (all times local): 10:25 p.m. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is adding her name to the list of high-ranking Democrats who are demanding that President Donald Trump confront Russian leader Vladimir Putin over Moscow’s election meddling. Pelosi says in...

    Trump to European Leaders: Look at US as Energy Exporter
    Jul06

    Trump to European Leaders: Look at US as Energy Exporter

    U.S. President Donald Trump urged the leaders of central and eastern European nations Thursday to enter into agreements to purchase U.S. energy exports, instead of relying heavily on imports from Russia. “America stands ready to help Poland and other European nations diversify their energy supplies, so that you can never be held hostage to...

    Trump, Merkel Meet Ahead of G-20 Summit in Hamburg
    Jul06

    Trump, Merkel Meet Ahead of G-20 Summit in Hamburg

    U.S. President Donald Trump discussed a variety of global issues late Thursday in Hamburg with German Chancellor Angela Merkel, one of his frequent critics on the world stage, just ahead of Friday’s start of the G-20 summit of the leaders of the world’s biggest economies. The two leaders met in a hotel, briefly greeting each other in...

    Trump Holds Talks With Merkel As Police Clash With Protesters Ahead Of G20 Summit
    Jul06

    Trump Holds Talks With Merkel As Police Clash With Protesters Ahead Of G20 Summit

    U.S. President Donald Trump has held talks with German Chancellor Angela Merkel in the city of Hamburg, a day before the start of the Group of 20 summit. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    With U.S.-Russia Relations Plummeting, Trump Set To Meet Putin For First Time
    Jul06

    With U.S.-Russia Relations Plummeting, Trump Set To Meet Putin For First Time

    U.S. President Donald Trump is set to hold what may be the most consequential meeting of his 6-month-old presidency — a face-to-face sit-down with Russian leader Vladimir Putin — in an effort aimed at stemming the deepening crisis in U.S.-Russia relations. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Reading Putin in Hamburg
    Jul06

    Reading Putin in Hamburg

    George W. Bush famously looked Vladimir Putin in the eye and “found him very straightforward and trustworthy.” That’s the “business pragmatism”—and naïveté—Russia’s ruler undoubtedly hopes for when he meets President Donald Trump at the G20 summit in Hamburg this week. John McCain says when he looks into Putin’s eyes he sees “a...

    Trump warns against Russian aggression in Ukraine
    Jul06

    Trump warns against Russian aggression in Ukraine

    A day before his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, U.S. President Donald Trump warned against Russian aggression in Ukraine and elsewhere. …read more Source: United Press...

    The Latest: Thousands join G-20 protest march
    Jul06

    The Latest: Thousands join G-20 protest march

    There were no immediate reports of significant trouble, though police said a few bottles were thrown. Hamburg has boosted its police with reinforcements from around the country for the G-20 summit, so that 20,000 officers are on hand to patrol the northern German city’s streets, skies and waterways. The German government says Chancellor...