Stephen J. Adler

Afghanistan President: Pakistan still shelters insurgents

Jan 23 2020

DAVOS, Switzerland Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani said on Thursday that Pakistan continued to give sanctuary to an insurgent group that helps the Taliban in its war against Kabul and the United States, directly contradicting an earlier statement by Pakistan's prime minister.

Iran's Rouhani says open to discuss small changes to 2015 deal if sanctions lifted

Sep 24 2019

NEW YORK Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday he was open to discuss small changes, additions or amendments to a 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and six major powers if the United States lifted sanctions imposed on the Islamic republic.

Reuters features in Economist study on accuracy and bias

Jul 01 2019

Trustworthiness, independence and impartiality have long been buzzwords in the news industry. In the era of fake news, filter bubbles and algorithms, the terms have only become more prominent and powerful.

The story behind the Trump Effect, from the Editor-in-Chief

Dec 29 2017

Shortly after Donald J. Trump became U.S. president last January, I wrote a memo to the Reuters staff providing guidance on how to cover the new Administration. The gist was that we should proceed as we would with any leader in the world, whether that leader admired journalists or viewed them as the enemy.

Exclusive: Trump says he thought being president would be easier than his old life

Apr 28 2017

WASHINGTON He misses driving, feels as if he is in a cocoon, and is surprised how hard his new job is. | Video

Trump says U.S. wants fair treatment in climate pact

Apr 28 2017

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump complained on Thursday that the United States was being unfairly treated in the Paris Climate Agreement and told Reuters he would announce a decision in about two weeks on whether Washington would remain in the accord.

Exclusive: Trump complains Saudis not paying fair share for U.S. defense

Apr 28 2017

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump complained on Thursday that U.S. ally Saudi Arabia was not treating the United States fairly and Washington was losing a “tremendous amount of money” defending the kingdom. | Video

Exclusive: Trump says 'major, major' conflict with North Korea possible, but seeks diplomacy

Apr 28 2017

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday a major conflict with North Korea is possible in the standoff over its nuclear and missile programs, but he would prefer a diplomatic outcome to the dispute. | Video

Exclusive: 'If there's a shutdown, there's a shutdown,' Trump says

Apr 28 2017

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump downplayed the severity of a potential government shutdown on Thursday, just two days shy of a deadline for Congress to reach a spending deal to avert temporary layoffs of federal workers. | Video

Exclusive: Trump vows to fix or scrap South Korea trade deal, wants missile system payment

Apr 28 2017

WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump told Reuters on Thursday he will either renegotiate or terminate what he called a "horrible" free trade deal with South Korea and said Seoul should pay for a U.S. anti-missile system that he priced at $1 billion. | Video

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