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Roberta Rampton

Trump publicly asks China to probe Biden, even amid impeachment inquiry

Oct 04 2019

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Thursday again invited foreign interference in a U.S. presidential election by publicly calling on China to investigate Democratic political rival Joe Biden, the kind of request that has already triggered an impeachment inquiry in Congress. | Video

U.S. House impeachment probe intensifies as Trump rages about inquiry

Oct 01 2019

WASHINGTON The U.S. House of Representatives' impeachment probe into President Donald Trump intensified on Monday, as Trump raged about the inquiry and news reports suggested he had used additional diplomatic channels to go after his adversaries. | Video

Exasperated Trump's strategy: Flail at Democrats, attack whistleblower, tweet like crazy

Sep 27 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump grew increasingly exasperated on Thursday as he sat in his cabin aboard Air Force One and watched television coverage of Democrats on a congressional committee accuse him of criminal behavior. | Video

Exclusive: Pence rebuffs Solomon Islands PM after nation cuts ties with Taiwan

Sep 18 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has canceled plans to meet with the leader of the Solomon Islands to discuss development partnerships after the Pacific island cut ties with Taiwan in favor of China this week, a senior U.S. official said on Tuesday.

Wary of conflict with Iran, Trump takes go-slow approach to attack on Saudi oil

Sep 17 2019

WASHINGTON Known for acting on impulse, President Donald Trump has adopted an uncharacteristically go-slow approach over whether to hold Iran responsible for attacks on Saudi oil facilities, showing little enthusiasm for confrontation as he seeks re-election next year.

Wary of conflict with Iran, Trump takes go-slow approach to attack on Saudi oil

Sep 17 2019

WASHINGTON, Sept 17 Known for acting on impulse, President Donald Trump has adopted an uncharacteristically go-slow approach to whether to hold Iran responsible for attacks on Saudi oil facilities, showing little enthusiasm for confrontation as he seeks re-election next year.

U.S. blames Iran for Saudi oil attack, Trump says 'locked and loaded'

Sep 16 2019

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday the United States was "locked and loaded" for a potential response to the attack on Saudi Arabia's oil facilities, after a senior U.S. administration official said Iran was to blame. | Video

Nach Drohnenangriff - Konflikt zwischen USA und Iran verschärft

Sep 16 2019

Dubai/Berlin Nach den Drohnenangriffen auf saudische Ölanlagen nimmt der Konflikt zwischen den USA und dem Iran an Schärfe zu.

WRAPUP 3-Trump says U.S. is 'locked and loaded' for potential response to Saudi oil attack

Sep 15 2019

* Yemen's Houthi movement says it was behind drone attack (Updates with Trump comments, decision to ready emergency stockpile, oil prices)

WRAPUP 2-Evidence from Saudi oil attack points to Iran, not Yemen -U.S. official

Sep 15 2019

* Yemen's Houthi movement says it was behind drone attack (Adds reaction from world governments, background on Saudi-Yemen conflict, previous DUBAI)

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