Trump orders review of China’s trade practices

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Image copyright AFP US President Donald Trump has asked his country’s top trade official to review China’s practices regarding intellectual property. The move was incremental, but could eventually lead to the US imposing trade sanctions. Mr Trump is trying to balance working with China on relations with North Korea, with his “America-first” trade views. Beijing […]

Venezuela crisis: Latin Americans condemn Trump over ‘military response’

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Media captionNicolás Maduro on the BBC: “What would the Queen, my friend, say?” The South American trading bloc Mercosur has condemned President Trump for saying he was considering military action in the Venezuela crisis. Argentina said dialogue and diplomacy were the only ways to promote democracy in Venezuela. Venezuela’s foreign minister said Mr Trump’s words […]

Nigeria’s Buhari feels ‘ready to go home’ after treatment in UK

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Image copyright Presidency Nigeria / Bayo Omoboriowo Image caption A photograph tweeted by the @NGRPresident Twitter account shows President Buhari with officials, smiling over a large get well card Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has said he feels ready to return home after medical treatment in the UK, and is awaiting his doctor’s permission. The African […]