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Inquirier.net
President shrugs off UN human rights agency reprimandDuterte made the threat in a speech to the Filipino community on Nov. 9 in Da N
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 hours ago
Duterte made the threat in a speech to the Filipino community on Nov. 9 in Da Nang, Vietnam, where he attended the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) Leaders’ Meeting. He said he did not expect a fair hearing from Callamard because... Read more
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Daily Mail
White House personnel investigated for contact with foreign womenreassigned from the White House amid claims they had improper contact with fore
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
reassigned from the White House amid claims they had improper contact with foreign women while traveling with Trump on his Asia trip Three Army noncommissioned officers were reassigned from White House jobs The officers worked for the White House... Read more
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New York Daily News
Trump, Putin talk about Syria plan in hour-long phone callplans for a political settlement in Syria. Trump and Putin spoke informally se
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
plans for a political settlement in Syria. Trump and Putin spoke informally several times last week when they attended the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Vietnam. The two world leaders have had a cordial relationship but have publicly... Read more
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Yonhap News Agency
S. Korean PM stresses trust building, grassroots exchange with Vietnamgrassroots exchange in his meeting with his Vietnamese counterpart on Tuesday a
Yonhap News Agency / Posted yesterday
grassroots exchange in his meeting with his Vietnamese counterpart on Tuesday as the two discussed ways to boost bilateral cooperation. Lee met with Vietnam's Permanent Deputy Prime Minister Truong Hoa Binh in Seoul. Lee said he is satisfied with... Read more
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ABC News
Trump-Putin speak for 'more than 1 hour' on terrorism, North Korea, SyriaTrump news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Trump and Putin had met for an
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Trump and Putin had met for an informal meeting on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit (APEC) in Vietnam on Nov. 11, as Trump was on a five-country tour of Asia. During... Read more
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The Hill
Trump, Putin talk Syria, North Korea in phone callan idea the Kremlin said Trump “accepted.” The two men also spoke about the co
The Hill / Posted yesterday
an idea the Kremlin said Trump “accepted.” The two men also spoke about the conflict in Afghanistan, according to the Kremlin. Trump and Putin last spoke earlier this month on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Vietn... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Trump says he's going to declare North Korea a state sponsor of terrorsaid he would never call the North Korean despot 'short and fat'. (Image: AFP)
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
said he would never call the North Korean despot 'short and fat'. (Image: AFP) Trump made the comment after attending the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in Vietnam. In a series of tweets he also said Chinese President Xi Jinping... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Contrasting global approaches to economic developmentThere is a sharp contrast in the continuing contest in the economic policy purs
Manila Standard Today / Posted 3 days ago
There is a sharp contrast in the continuing contest in the economic policy pursued by US President Donald Trump from that of China’s President Xi Jinping. Both may have nothing to do anymore with ideological competition but definitely the competition... Read more
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The Manila Times
Trump’s Asia strategyhas developed more constructive personal ties with the Trump White House. Free
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
has developed more constructive personal ties with the Trump White House. Free trade prospects Trump also attended the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit in Danang, Vietnam, followed by the 50th anniversary of Asean in Manila.... Read more
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The Manila Times
Can DU30 keep his Asean gains?transparency. It seems too hefty a bill even by imperial standards. The last t
The Manila Times / Posted 3 days ago
transparency. It seems too hefty a bill even by imperial standards. The last time we hosted a comparable event, the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Economic Leaders Meeting in 2015, we spent only a fifth of that. The increase is... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Catching upparty, prudently limiting ourselves to regional events. The rotating chairmansh
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
party, prudently limiting ourselves to regional events. The rotating chairmanships of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum have provided good practice in hosting world leaders and... Read more
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Pilipino Star
US-Phl relations 2.0The 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit was outstandingly succes
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
The 31st Association of Southeast Asian Nations summit was outstandingly successful. We have to give credit to the ASEAN National Organizing Council headed by Ambassador Jun Paynor and the entire Department of Foreign Affairs. No doubt there was... Read more
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KERA North Texas
The 'Missed Opportunity' Of Trump's Asia Tripsays Medeiros. Perhaps the most eagerly anticipated part of the trip was Trump
KERA North Texas / Posted 5 days ago
says Medeiros. Perhaps the most eagerly anticipated part of the trip was Trump's speech in Danang, Vietnam, to the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), a forum that promotes free trade throughout the Asia-Pacific region. Trump's... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
The 'Missed Opportunity' Of Trump's Asia Tripsays Medeiros. Perhaps the most eagerly anticipated part of the trip was Trump
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
says Medeiros. Perhaps the most eagerly anticipated part of the trip was Trump's speech in Danang, Vietnam, to the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), a forum that promotes free trade throughout the Asia-Pacific region. Trump's... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Inside the P15-billion ASEAN hosting budgetPhilippines (First published on November 17, 4:44 p.m.) — A budget of P15.5 bil
Pilipino Star / Posted 5 days ago
Philippines (First published on November 17, 4:44 p.m.) — A budget of P15.5 billion to host the Association of Southeast Asian Nations as chair raised eyebrows in the Philippines, a developing country still recovering from a five-month war... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Carpio: PH-China bilateral talks ‘logical, positive’ stepthe country’s claim to the West Philippine Sea—the part of the South China Sea
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
the country’s claim to the West Philippine Sea—the part of the South China Sea within the country’s 327-kilometer exclusive economic zone (EEZ)—noted that even nonmembers of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) were interested in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
White House: No, Trump isn't jet-lagged but full of energyU.S. role. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Xi, during a meeting in Vi
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
U.S. role. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Xi, during a meeting in Vietnam, where they attended the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum, assured him of China's peaceful intentions in the strategic waterway. less FILE -... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
White House: No, Trump isn't jet-lagged but full of energyU.S. role. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Xi, during a meeting in Vi
Houston Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
U.S. role. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said Xi, during a meeting in Vietnam, where they attended the annual Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum, assured him of China's peaceful intentions in the strategic waterway. less FILE -... Read more
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The Hill
acting CIA chief: Putin is ‘outsmarting’ Trumpsufficient urgency," he said. McLaughlin's comments come after Trump met with
The Hill / Posted 5 days ago
sufficient urgency," he said. McLaughlin's comments come after Trump met with Putin last week on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Economic Leaders' Meeting in Danang, Vietnam. The president stirred controversy when he... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Inside the P15-billion ASEAN hosting budgetMANILA, Philippines — A budget of P15.5 billion to host the Association of Sout
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — A budget of P15.5 billion to host the Association of Southeast Asian Nations as chair raised eyebrows in the Philippines, a developing country still recovering from a five-month war against militant extremists. The staggering... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
US, South Korea vow for ‘peaceful’ solution to North Korea conflictto North Korea’s nuclear issue,” said Yun. Trump has just completed a fortnigh
Asian Correspondent / Posted 6 days ago
to North Korea’s nuclear issue,” said Yun. Trump has just completed a fortnight-long visit to South Korea, Southeast Asia and China. Chinese state newspaper the Global Times reported on Wednesday that President Xi Jinping was sending senior... Read more
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Boston Globe
Russia, Iran, Turkey to meet over Syria amid U.S. tensionsIslamic State, isn’t planning to leave Syria.’’ Putin and President Trump agre
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
Islamic State, isn’t planning to leave Syria.’’ Putin and President Trump agreed in a joint statement at last week’s Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Vietnam to support a political reconciliation in Syria with the participation of... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Duterte catches up on sleep in seaside DavaoDuterte is looking forward to – coming home to Davao City to rest after a gruel
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
Duterte is looking forward to – coming home to Davao City to rest after a grueling schedule that saw him attending the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders’ meeting in Da Nang, Vietnam and then hosting the Association of Southeast... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Trump: No one owns the oceanMANILA, Philippines — En route to Washington after his Asian tour, United State
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — En route to Washington after his Asian tour, United States President Donald Trump said he had made it clear to other world leaders that “no one owns the ocean.” “At ASEAN – the Association of Southeast Asian Nations – we made... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Asian tour, climate denial, Roy Moore, tax cuts for wealthy define Trump’s vision of AmericaA year into his presidency, Trump made his first tour to Asian countries to tes
The Addison County Independent / Posted 6 days ago
A year into his presidency, Trump made his first tour to Asian countries to test his macho and try to win leaders over with his old-boy charisma. He underwhelmed — was played for a fool in China and seen acting weakly subservient to Chinese President... Read more
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ABC News
SPECIAL REPORT: Trump summarizes 'historic' 5-country tour of AsiaTranscript for This is an ABC news special. George Stephanopoulos. Good afte
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
Transcript for This is an ABC news special. George Stephanopoulos. Good afternoon we are coming on the air right now because president troubles about to speak from the diplomatic... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Trump And Putin: What Comes Next?a game changer? Last week, I noted that any encounter between Donald Trump and
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 days ago
a game changer? Last week, I noted that any encounter between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin that would take place at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Da Nang, Vietnam, would have to address two critical questions if there was to be... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
China, Philippines bullish over improving bilateral relationsfar as calling Obama “a son of a whore” then and in a speech before the Filipin
Asian Correspondent / Posted 7 days ago
far as calling Obama “a son of a whore” then and in a speech before the Filipino community in Vietnam where he attended the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation leader’s meeting he again lashed out at Obama as “black” and arrogant”. On the other hand,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Asean-member states call for maritime safety in disputes waters(left) and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands as they pose for a photo du
Inquirier.net / Posted 7 days ago
(left) and Chinese President Xi Jinping shake hands as they pose for a photo during a meeting on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum in Danang, Vietnam. (Photo by FEI MAOHUA / Xinhua via AP) The member states... Read more
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Pilipino Star
FULL TEXT: Joint statement of the Philippines and Chinaturnaround and momentum through the joint efforts of both sides. Mutual trust h
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
turnaround and momentum through the joint efforts of both sides. Mutual trust has been increasingly deepened, practical cooperation resulted in meaningful gains, and maritime dialogue and cooperation has progressed. This brought forth tangible... Read more
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Boston Globe
NAFTA talks resume as US warns ‘short fuse’ may burn downfrom the three nations in charge of NAFTA won’t attend round five after they he
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
from the three nations in charge of NAFTA won’t attend round five after they held ‘‘substantial’’ discussions at an Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation gathering in Vietnam last week, according to a joint statement Wednesday. The three will be... Read more
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The Hill
Top trade officials skipping NAFTA talks after meeting in AsiaRobert LighthizerRobert (Bob) Emmet LighthizerMORE of the United States and Mex
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
Robert LighthizerRobert (Bob) Emmet LighthizerMORE of the United States and Mexico’s Ildefonso Guajardo, met during the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) leaders meetings in Danang, Vietnam and decided to let their chief negotiators... Read more
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Reuters
Mexico to propose NAFTA review mechanism to counter U.S. sunset clausewith knowledge of the talks said that too much should not be read into minister
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
with knowledge of the talks said that too much should not be read into ministers’ absence, since they just met at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit, in the Vietnamese resort of Danang. The source said the last minute decision... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Trump claims successes on North KoreaFirst agenda abroad. He pointed to business agreements inked in Japan, South K
Sky News Australia / Posted 7 days ago
First agenda abroad. He pointed to business agreements inked in Japan, South Korea and China as well as agreement at the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Vietnam to call for reforms at the World Trade Organization. He said he had a... Read more
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Reuters
Fifth NAFTA round kicks off without trade ministers' presencewith knowledge of the talks said that too much should not be read into their ab
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
with knowledge of the talks said that too much should not be read into their absence, since the ministers just met at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit, in the Vietnamese resort of Danang. A Mexican official close to the talks... Read more
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The Hindu
An itinerary in search of a strategy: on Trump's East Asia tourParsing Donald Trump’s statements and Twitter posts through his 12-day, five-na
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
Parsing Donald Trump’s statements and Twitter posts through his 12-day, five-nation tour of Asia — the longest for a U.S. President in 25 years — to decipher a new American strategy towards the region can be taxing unless the idea is to cherry-pick... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Trudeau’s dumb playCanadian garbage, something he promised that his government would fix when Trud
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
Canadian garbage, something he promised that his government would fix when Trudeau first arrived in Manila during the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting in 2015, he could only say that it was “impossible” because it was against Canadian... Read more
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Pilipino Star
National photobomber becomes ‘selfie king’he was named “Selfie King” for taking photos with world leaders during the rece
Pilipino Star / Posted 7 days ago
he was named “Selfie King” for taking photos with world leaders during the recently concluded Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit in Manila. Previously known for “photobombing” or appearing unexpectedly in photos of Duterte,... Read more
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DW
DW Business – Europe & Asia |APEC summit: Free trade in Asia in the age of protectionism 09.11.2017 Vietnam
DW / Posted 8 days ago
APEC summit: Free trade in Asia in the age of protectionism 09.11.2017 Vietnam is hosting this year's Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit, which gives it an opportunity to tout the benefits of global free trade. But convincing... Read more
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The Hill
Five takeaways from Trump’s trip to AsiaPresident Trump finished his marathon, five-country trip to Asia on Tuesday, ca
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
President Trump finished his marathon, five-country trip to Asia on Tuesday, capping off a 13-day journey that forced the president to confront some of the most pressing problems facing the United States. ADVERTISEMENT Here are five takeaways from... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Trump returns, faces Alabama Senate scandalFILE – U.S. President Donald Trump gestures to the audience after speaking at t
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
FILE – U.S. President Donald Trump gestures to the audience after speaking at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) CEO Summit at the Aryana Convention Center in Danang, Vietnam, Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. AP WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump... Read more
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Inquirier.net
‘They insisted on taking selfies’ – Bong Gobeing the national photobomber to selfie king. During the meeting of the Assoc
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
being the national photobomber to selfie king. During the meeting of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation, Go, also known as Bong, posted on social media selfies of him with such world leaders as... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
AUSTRALIA SAYS YES: Here's what happens next on marriage equalityof SSM. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull flew back to Australia this morning af
Business Insider Australia / Posted 8 days ago
of SSM. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull flew back to Australia this morning after meeting with world leaders at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) conference in Vietnam, but even before his return is already trying to reign in the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Roque: Nothing political on Robredo’s non-inclusion in ASEAN welcoming ritesthere is that the Vice President will greet the heads of state. That is one of
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
there is that the Vice President will greet the heads of state. That is one of my functions,” Binay was quoted prior to the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit held in Manila in 2015. Philstar.com sought for comment of former Ambassador... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Philippines, Japan firm up funding for Manila subway, Marawi rehabissue, maritime security and terrorism, we have agreed to deepen our cooperatio
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
issue, maritime security and terrorism, we have agreed to deepen our cooperation,” the Japanese leader said. Ahead of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation and ASEAN summits, Duterte visited Japan in late October to boost ties. His visit came days... Read more
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Bulatlat.com
Caution raised: Don’t depend on US militarybefore flying to Vietnam Wednesday for his first face-to-face diplomatic engage
Bulatlat.com / Posted 8 days ago
before flying to Vietnam Wednesday for his first face-to-face diplomatic engagement with US President Donald Trump at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) summit. The two heads of state will meet again in Manila next week at the 31st... Read more
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ABC News
China, South Korea grapple with Trump trip effectAs President Donald Trump returned home Tuesday after a five-nation, 13-day tou
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
As President Donald Trump returned home Tuesday after a five-nation, 13-day tour of Asia, the region took stock of the lasting effects he left behind. Interested in Donald Trump?Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald... Read more
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The Manila Times
New Zealand’s Ardern talks to Duterte about peaceful governance leaders in the world. Duterte visited Auckland, New Zealand twice since it ser
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
leaders in the world. Duterte visited Auckland, New Zealand twice since it served as his stopover when he attended the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) meeting in Peru in 2016. “You can see how it is now. It has flourished and about... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Quotes from US President Donald Trump's Asian tourPresident Donald Trump has finished his first trip to Asia as leader of the Uni
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
President Donald Trump has finished his first trip to Asia as leader of the United States. His 12-day tour included stops in Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines. Here is some of what he has had to say: Nov. 14: "We've had a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Trump gave biggest support to drug war, says Roqueto the urban poor. The two controversial leaders — known for their acid tongue
Pilipino Star / Posted 8 days ago
to the urban poor. The two controversial leaders — known for their acid tongue and firebrand leadership — first met at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation in Da Nang, Vietnam last week. Trump's visit in the Philippines was met with protests... Read more
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