Top Trump trade official Clete Willems to leave the White House in weeks, as China talks continue, sources say
A top White House trade official is planning to leave in the coming weeks, amid the Trump administration's high-stakes talks with China, according to three people familiar with his plans.
Indonesian airline cancels Boeing order, citing passenger fear
JAKARTA/OSLO (Reuters) - Indonesian airline Garuda plans to cancel a $6 billion order for Boeing 737 MAX jets, it said on Friday, saying some passengers would be frightened to board the plane after two fatal crashes, although analysts said the deal had long been in doubt.
Trump: China trade deal likely; automakers can avoid tariffs with U.S. plants
President Donald Trump told Fox Business Network in an interview airing Friday that his administration was "very close" to a trade deal with China. “I think a lot of people are waiting for the deal with China. I think that’s going to have a very big impact,” he said in an interview with host Maria B
U.S. accuses Iran of plotting to restart nuclear weapons program
U.S. officials on Friday accused Iran of plotting to restart work on its nuclear weapons program, despite Tehran agreeing in a 2015 accord to not pursue such weapons. The charges were made as the Treasury and State Departments announced a new round of sanctions against 14 individuals and 17 entities
Trump: Time to recognise Golan Heights as Israeli territory
President Donald Trump says it is time the US recognises Israel's sovereignty over the occupied Golan Heights, which it captured from Syria in 1967. In a tweet, Mr Trump declared that the plateau was of "critical strategic and security importance to the State of Israel and regional stability".