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Jul 16, 2018

Trump Questions Finding of Russia's 2016 Meddling as He Appears With Putin
President Donald Trump on Monday publicly questioned the U.S. intelligence conclusion that Moscow interfered in the 2016 presidential election as he stood beside Russian leader Vladimir Putin, after the leaders met for four hours on issues including arms control and the future of Syria.

WSJ World News
Jul 16, 2018

Appearing With Putin, Trump Questions Finding of Russia's 2016 Meddling
President Donald Trump publicly questioned U.S. intelligence agencies' conclusion that Moscow interfered in the 2016 presidential election while standing beside Russian leader Vladimir Putin, saying he "didn't see any reason why" the finding would be true.

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Jul 16, 2018

European Governments Explore Financial Channels for Iran
The French, British and German governments have told Iran they are exploring accounts at their central banks that would keep the Iranian nuclear deal alive by providing a financial conduit, say officials familiar with the discussions.

WSJ World News
Jul 16, 2018

The Biggest Takeaways From the 2018 World Cup
The 2018 World Cup will likely influence the game for years thanks to a series of transformative developments that took place in Russia and fundamentally changed what we know about international soccer.

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Jul 16, 2018

France Begins Release of Hundreds of Radicalized Inmates
Hundreds of inmates radicalized during the war in Syria and the rise of Islamic State will be released from French prisons before the end of next year.

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Jul 16, 2018

Appearing With Putin, Trump Disputes Finding of Russian Election Meddling
President Trump publicly disputed U.S. intelligence agencies' conclusion that Moscow interfered in the 2016 U.S. presidential election while standing beside Russian leader Vladimir Putin after their summit, saying he "didn't see any reason why" the finding would be true.

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Jul 16, 2018

Trump Hails 'Deeply Productive Talks' With Putin, Who Denied Election Interference
U.S. President Donald Trump said he and Russian President Vladimir Putin had "direct, open, deeply productive" talks on Monday and that the two nations would seek greater cooperation in the "pursuit of shared interests."

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Jul 16, 2018

China Shifts Gears to Support Economic Growth
Fall-offs in factory output and investment in buildings, machinery and such are weighing on China's growth, which came in at 6.7%, complicating Beijing's task in managing the world's second-largest economy amid a trade conflict with the U.S.

WSJ World News
Jul 16, 2018

France Erupts After Les Bleus Win the World Cup
The French soccer team won the World Cup in Moscow on Sunday, 20 years after the team containing Zinedine Zidane lifted the trophy for the first time

WSJ World News
Jul 16, 2018

Photos: France Erupts After Les Bleus Win the World Cup
The French soccer team won the World Cup in Moscow on Sunday, 20 years after the team containing Zinedine Zidane lifted the trophy for the first time

WSJ World News
Jul 16, 2018

Trump Hopes to Repair Strained U.S.-Russia Ties At Summit With Putin
Speaking at the start of a one-on-one meeting with Vladimir Putin, which is expected to last about 90 minutes, President Trump said the two leaders would discuss issues related to trade, the military, nuclear weapons and China, including their "mutual friend" President Xi Jinping.

WSJ World News
Jul 16, 2018

China Cozies Up to EU as Trade Spat With U.S. Escalates
China courted the European Union as an ally in its trade conflict with the U.S., offering to improve access for foreign companies and work with the EU on reforming the WTO.

WSJ World News
Jul 16, 2018

Trump Blames U.S. for Poor Relations Before Putin Summit
President Trump blamed the U.S. for the state of its relationship with Moscow that he said had "NEVER been worse," raising the question of how hard he intends to press Russian President Putin during their meeting.

WSJ World News
Jul 16, 2018

Photos: Key U.S.-Russia Summits Over the Decades
A look back at past meetings involving leaders of both nations, as President Donald Trump prepares to meet Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin.

WSJ World News
Jul 16, 2018

Where Colombian Rebels Ruled, Drug Gangs Now Fight for Control
In the year since the FARC rebel group disarmed, a new dynamic has taken hold in remote regions of Colombia: Drug gangs are battling each other and the state for control of the country's booming cocaine trade.

WSJ World News
Jul 15, 2018

Eleven Killed in Nicaragua as Government Targets Opposition Strongholds
Nicaragua's embattled President Daniel Ortega moved to tighten his grip on power, as paramilitary forces loyal to his government attacked antigovernment protesters over the weekend, killing an estimated 11 people.

WSJ World News
Jul 15, 2018

Trump Looks to Temper Expectations Ahead of Putin Summit
President Donald Trump enters his summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin with a determined effort to lower expectations, as his top aides say the goal is to open a conversation rather than accomplish a reset of U.S.-Russian relations.

WSJ World News
Jul 15, 2018

France Revels in World Cup Victory
A river of joyous humanity filled the Champs-Élysées Sunday in an outpouring of national euphoria after France beat Croatia to notch its first World Cup victory in two decades.

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Jul 15, 2018

Inside Israel's Raid to Seize Nuclear Documents in Iran
Israeli agents covertly extracted documents detailing Iran's nuclear program in a dramatic 6½-hour operation in Tehran in January, removing a trove that included partial designs for a nuclear warhead, Israeli officials said.

WSJ World News
Jul 15, 2018

Israel Broadens Fight Against Iran
Israel is ramping up attacks against Iranian supply lines in Syria to block the flow of weapons to Hezbollah and other Tehran-backed militias, as it seeks to drive its foe away from its borders.

WSJ World News
Jul 15, 2018

U.S., North Korea Meet Again to Discuss War Remains
Senior U.S. and North Korean officials met on Sunday to discuss steps to repatriate the remains of American soldiers that died in the Korean War, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement.

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Jul 15, 2018

Iraq Struggles to Contain Protests Over Government Dysfunction
Iraqi authorities deployed troops across the country's south and blocked access to the internet as protests over poor government services grew violent, with demonstrators breaking into oil facilities, burning political-party offices and shutting Najaf Airport.

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Jul 15, 2018

Truce Called After Israel Strikes Gaza Over Rockets, Arson
Israel and Gaza settled into an uneasy truce after their most intense fighting since the 2014 war over the weekend, reflecting pressure on Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's government to find a way to end Hamas's attacks.

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Jul 15, 2018

British Leader's Brexit Plan Imperiled by Conservative Hardliners
The future of British Prime Minister Theresa May's post-Brexit plan hangs on a kernel of hardliners within her own Conservative Party devoted to ending the influence of the European Union in the U.K.

WSJ World News
Jul 15, 2018

Trump-Putin Talks Are Set to Ease Russia's Isolation
President Donald Trump's summit with President Vladimir Putin on Monday to discuss international security issues will mark a symbolic end to the American effort to isolate Russia after its 2014 annexation of Crimea.

WSJ World News
Jul 15, 2018

Theresa May Says Trump Advised Her to Sue the EU
U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May revealed the secret advice she received from President Donald Trump on how to handle Brexit talks: He suggested the U.K. sue the European Union.

WSJ World News
Jul 15, 2018

Trump Pressured to Confront Putin Over Election Hacking
The indictment of 12 Russian agents accused of hacking Democratic computers moves the topic of meddling in the 2016 presidential election higher on the agenda ahead of President Donald Trump's summit meeting with Vladimir Putin.

WSJ World News
Jul 14, 2018

Haiti's Prime Minister Resigns
Haitian Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant resigned amid calls for him to step down over his handling of a failed plan to raise fuel prices that set off a wave of deadly protests.

WSJ World News
Jul 14, 2018

Croatia Eyes the Greatest Upset in World Cup History
A country of Croatia's size toppling France in the World Cup final would be the biggest ever coup in this tournament.

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Jul 14, 2018

Russian Agency at Center of Hacking Indictment Long Operated in Shadows
Since the breakup of the Soviet Union, Russia's military intelligence agency has been blamed for what Western experts say are some of the Kremlin's most nefarious activities.

WSJ World News
Jul 14, 2018

Russia-U.S. Military Ties Strengthen While Political Ties Fray
Top U.S. and Russian military officers have strengthened contacts, underscoring Moscow's success in using military links to re-establish dialogue despite deteriorating political ties.

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

Trump Affirms Support for U.K.'s May, Post-Brexit Trade
President Trump expressed his support for a trade pact with the U.K., seeking to walk back earlier comments in which he said Theresa May's Brexit plan would "kill" the chances of such a deal.

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

Deadly Bombings and Ex-Leader's Arrest Roil Pakistan Before Vote
At least 132 people were killed at campaign events, as ex-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was arrested following a graft conviction he disputes.

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

In Mexico, Pompeo Delegation Discusses Immigration, Trade, Security
A U.S. delegation led by Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Mexican President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador, part of an effort to mend strained ties as the country's leadership swings to the left.

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Jul 13, 2018

Poland Steps Up Supreme Court Purge
Poland's government is drafting new laws to rush its purge of the Supreme Court, racing ahead of efforts by the European Union to halt what authorities in Brussels view as a rapid erosion in rule of law.

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

U.S. and Allies Consider Possible Oil-Reserve Release
The Trump administration is assessing whether to dip into the U.S.'s emergency oil stocks while it pushes other countries to boost their output amid rising prices.

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

In Mexico, Pompeo Delegation Set to Discuss Immigration, Trade, Security
They planned to meet with Mexican President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador, part of an effort to mend strained ties as the country's leadership makes a swing to the left.

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Jul 13, 2018

Former Prime Minister Sharif Arrested Moments After Landing in Pakistan
Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, convicted earlier this month of corruption, was arrested after he returned to Pakistan, as his political party fights to retain power in the current election campaign.

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Jul 13, 2018

Trump, U.K.'s May Affirm Commitment on Post-Brexit Trade
President Donald Trump expressed his commitment to striking a trade agreement with the U.K., seeking to row back earlier comments in which he said Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit plan would "kill" the chances of such a deal.

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

France, on the Brink of a World Cup Win, Has the Bleus
Fans, while ecstatic as their team prepares to face off with Croatia in Sunday's final, are also disappointed by the team's non-French, workmanlike approach; ‘We had to be pragmatic'

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

Mandela's Troubled Legacy
As the world celebrates the centenary of his birth, the example of his character endures, but the movement he led is now divided over his principles of reconciliation

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

Turkey's Finance Minister Vows to Fight Inflation
Turkish Finance Minister Berat Albayrak sought to quell investor concerns that his nomination and measures giving President Erdogan increased power over the central bank heralded loose monetary policy.

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

Trump Affirms Support for May, U.K. Trade Deal Following Tensions Over Brexit
President Donald Trump and U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May affirmed their commitment to striking a trade deal, seeking to project unity after the U.S. leader in an interview criticized the prime minister's approach to Brexit.

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

Trump Says U.S. Looks Forward to Finalizing Trade Deal With U.K. After Brexit
President Donald Trump said the relationship between the U.S. and Britain was indispensable to the cause of liberty, justice and peace, a day after publicly bashing the U.K. prime minister's approach to Brexit in an interview.

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

Cash Flows: Beijing Opens the Taps With Rail Projects and More Lending
China is accelerating efforts to prop up economic growth, clearing the way for infrastructure projects and boosting bank lending, as domestic demand fades and the trade fight with the U.S. escalates.

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Jul 13, 2018

U.A.E. Backed Militia Bid to Control Libyan Oil Exports
United Arab Emirates officials have engaged in secret talks with a Libyan military commander seeking the Gulf state's help in exporting Libya's oil outside of United Nations-approved channels, Libyan, Emirati and European officials said.

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

Trump Fuels Anxiety in Europe Over Security
A tense NATO summit and President Trump's scheduled meeting with Russia's Putin are fueling uncertainty about the U.S.'s commitment to defending Europe and reinforcing the view that the region needs to provide for its own security.

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Jul 13, 2018

Trump Reconvenes With May in Wake of Stinging Interview
Tensions were running high ahead of planned talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May, after the U.S. leader bashed the prime minister's approach to Brexit.

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

U.A.E. Backed Militia Leader's Bid to Take Control of Libyan Oil Exports
United Arab Emirates officials have engaged in secret talks with a Libyan military commander seeking the Gulf state's help in exporting Libya's oil outside of United Nations-approved channels, Libyan, Emirati and European officials said.

WSJ World News
Jul 13, 2018

China's Trade Surplus With U.S. Hits Record as Fight Intensifies
China's trade surplus with the U.S. surged to a record monthly high in June, with exports swelling just as trade tensions between the world's two largest economies escalated.

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Jul 13, 2018

Trump Says May's Brexit Plan Could 'Kill' Chances of U.S. Trade Deal
President Donald Trump warned U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May that a plan her government released Thursday outlining its future economic relationship with the European Union could hurt chances of a bilateral trade deal.

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Jul 13, 2018

Trump Says May's Brexit Plan Could 'Kill' Chances for U.S. Trade Deal
President Donald Trump warned U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May that a plan her government released Thursday outlining its future economic relationship with the European Union could hurt chances of a bilateral trade deal.

WSJ World News
Jul 12, 2018

Syria's Former Rebel Strongholds Endure as Regime Reasserts Control
President Bashar al-Assad's forces are maintaining pressure on Eastern Ghouta with arrests, military conscriptions and restricted food supplies months after the capture of the Damascus suburb in order to assert the government's grip over the former rebel stronghold.

WSJ World News
Jul 12, 2018

Trump Criticizes May on Brexit
President Donald Trump warned U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May that a plan her government released Thursday outlining its future economic relationship with the European Union could hurt chances of a bilateral trade deal.

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Jul 12, 2018

Trump Cites Kim Letter as Sign of Progress With North Korea
President Donald Trump took the unusual step Thursday of releasing a letter he received last week from North Korean leader Kim Jong Un that hailed their summit meeting in Singapore as the "start of a meaningful journey" and called for "practical actions" on both sides.

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Jul 12, 2018

Accentuate the Positive: North Korea Is Looking to Build Trust, Moon Says
South Korean President Moon Jae-in played down concerns that North Korea is reneging on its pledges to dismantle its nuclear-weapons program, in his first public response to Pyongyang's statement last week that its will to denuclearize had been shaken.

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Jul 12, 2018

Germany Delays Greece's Final Bailout Payment
Germany held up the final bailout disbursement for Greece, a move indicative of how difficult it will be for the southern country to regain financial sovereignty even as it exits an eight-year bailout regime in August.

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Jul 12, 2018

U.S. Calls Out China, Russia on North Korea Energy Caps, Urges U.N. Action
The Trump administration asked a U.N. panel to ban oil-product sales to North Korea this year, calling out China and Russia for exports Washington alleges have often been in violation of sanctions.

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Jul 12, 2018

European Governments Fail to Agree on Redistributing Migrants
European governments on Thursday failed to reach an agreement on redistributing migrants across the bloc, one of the thorniest issues facing the continent as a backlash against refugees gathers speed.

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Jul 12, 2018

China's Effort to Control Debt Loses Steam
China is letting up on its drive to keep a lid on debt growth as it faces a softening economy at home and a trade conflict with the U.S.

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Jul 12, 2018

Trump Says He Expects to 'Get Along' With Putin at Summit
President Donald Trump said he expected a friendly exchange with Russian President Vladimir Putin at their summit, as he concluded testy NATO talks that left some U.S. allies concerned the alliance was projecting a message of discord to Moscow.

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Jul 12, 2018

After Week of Turmoil, U.K. Publishes Its Plan for Brexit
The British government published in detail the long-awaited plan for its future economic relationship with the European Union that triggered the resignations of two prominent cabinet ministers earlier this week.

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Jul 12, 2018

Women Test Mexico's 'Macho' Politics With Big Electoral Gains
Female candidates made major gains in Mexico's general election early this month, fueling significant shifts in a political landscape women long have lamented suffered from machismo.

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Jul 12, 2018

Indonesia Moves Closer to Taking Controlling Stake in Freeport Mine
Indonesia, Freeport-McMoRan and Rio Tinto announced a tentative $3.85 billion agreement to give Jakarta majority control of the world's second-biggest copper mine, potentially advancing a deal amid a yearslong conflict that has spooked mining investors and threatened metal supplies.

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Jul 12, 2018

Trump Commits to NATO, Pushes Allies on Spending
President Trump affirmed the U.S.'s "very strong" commitment to NATO after the summit descended into chaos as the secretary-general called an emergency session to address the president's spending demands.

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Jul 12, 2018

After a Week of Turmoil, Britain Publishes Its Plan for Brexit
The British government published in detail the long-awaited plan for its future economic relationship with the European Union that triggered the resignations of two prominent cabinet ministers earlier this week.

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Jul 12, 2018

Europe Sees Trade Tensions With U.S. Eating Into Economic Growth
The European Union cut its 2018 eurozone growth forecast as the bloc's nascent trade conflict with the U.S. and political upheavals within the EU threaten to derail the common-currency area's economic momentum.

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Jul 12, 2018

North Korea Is Looking to Build Trust, South Korea's Moon Says
South Korean President Moon Jae-in played down concerns that North Korea is reneging on its pledges to dismantle its nuclear-weapons program, in his first public response to Pyongyang's statement last week that its will to denuclearize had been shaken.

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Jul 12, 2018

German Court Authorizes Extradition to Spain of Catalonia's Former Leader
A German court decided to allow the extradition of Catalan separatist leader Carles Puigdemont to Spain, on a charge of misuse of public funds, a blow to the Spanish authorities' bid to bring him back to stand trial on the more serious charge of rebellion.

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Jul 12, 2018

Yuan Steadies After Large Drop in Official Rate
The Chinese yuan recovered from a morning decline to end roughly flat against the dollar on Thursday, after the central bank guided the currency to its largest one-day drop against its U.S. counterpart in a year and a half.

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Jul 12, 2018

Trump Backs NATO Commitment After Tense Meetings
President Trump said U.S. commitment to NATO is ‘very strong' after a heated meeting of allied leaders in which he demanded members immediately meet the 2% military-spending target set for 2024, according to diplomats and people familiar with the matter.

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Jul 12, 2018

NATO Gathers for Emergency Session Amid U.S. Demands
NATO ordered an emergency session after President Trump delivered heated remarks in which he warned if allies didn't immediately meet the 2% military-spending target "I'll do my own thing," diplomats said.

WSJ World News
Jul 12, 2018

Women Test Mexico's 'Macho' Political Culture With Big Electoral Gains
Female candidates made major gains in Mexico's general election early this month, fueling significant shifts in a political landscape women long have lamented suffered from machismo.

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Jul 12, 2018

Beijing Lets Yuan Weaken by Most in 18 Months
China guided the yuan to its largest one-day drop against the U.S. dollar in a year and a half, with an intensifying trade conflict between the world's two largest economies putting fresh pressure on the Chinese currency.

WSJ World News
Jul 11, 2018

Thai Cave Rescue, Before Its Triumph, Teetered on the Brink of Disaster
Divers nearly missed finding the trapped soccer team. Thai Navy ?SEALs had no cave diving experience. A critical pump broke. ‘I didn't think anyone would be so crazy as to do this.'

WSJ World News
Jul 11, 2018

Trump Puts the WTO on the Ropes
The U.S. president's verbal assaults can't directly stymie NATO or the EU, Simon Nixon writes, but he could easily throw the World Trade Organization—and the peaceful commerce it has secured—into crisis.

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Jul 11, 2018

World Bank Rankings Weren't Manipulated, Audit Shows
World Bank rankings assessing countries' competitiveness weren't manipulated for political purposes, an external audit found, though it faulted the organization for changing its methodology so frequently the rankings became confusing.

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Jul 11, 2018

'War Games' Trump Said Were Too Expensive Cost Less Than a Fighter Jet
The military exercises between the U.S. and South Korea known as Freedom Guardian, which would have begun in August, would have set the U.S. military back $14 million.

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Jul 11, 2018

Trump Urges NATO to Double Military-Spending Target to 4% of GDP
President Donald Trump pressured allies at the NATO summit Wednesday to double the defense spending target to 4% of gross domestic product, while bashing Germany for its military spending and support for a major gas deal with Russia.

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Jul 11, 2018

May's Brexit Plan Comes Just in Time for Supply Chains
A proposal from Prime Minister Theresa May to keep the U.K. closely tied to European Union product regulations and customs arrangements follows warnings from businesses about what they see as the risks to their carefully calibrated "just-in-time" supply chains.

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Jul 11, 2018

Trump Urges NATO to Double Military- Spending Target to 4% of GDP
President Donald Trump pressured allies at the NATO summit Wednesday to double the defense spending target to 4% of gross domestic product, while bashing Germany for its military spending and support for a major gas deal with Russia.

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Jul 11, 2018

Trump Urges NATO to Double Military Spending Target to 4% of GDP
President Donald Trump pressured allies at the NATO summit Wednesday to double the defense spending target to 4% of gross domestic product, while bashing Germany for its military spending and support for a major gas deal with Russia.

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Jul 11, 2018

Hong Kong Declined 2016 Request to Arrest Alleged 1MDB Mastermind, Singapore Says
Singapore police said they asked Hong Kong two years ago to arrest Jho Low, the alleged mastermind of the multibillion-dollar corruption scandal at Malaysian investment fund 1MDB, but were turned down. Mr. Low has denied wrongdoing.

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Jul 11, 2018

Bank of Canada Raises Key Interest Rate To 1.50%
The Bank of Canada on Wednesday raised its benchmark interest rate by a quarter of a percentage point to 1.50% in response to solid economic data and expectations that exports and business investment will continue to grow.

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Jul 11, 2018

Trump Blasts Germany, NATO Allies at Summit
The NATO summit opened to an acrimonious start as President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel exchanged barbs over Berlin's defense spending and support for a major gas deal with Russia.

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Jul 11, 2018

China Seeks Ways to Retaliate After U.S. Plans New Tariffs
China doesn't import enough from the U.S. to match the Trump administration's planned new tariffs on $200 billion in goods—so Beijing is reviewing plans to hit back in other ways, said Chinese officials familiar with the plans.

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Jul 11, 2018

Pentagon Puts a Price Tag on Military Exercises
According to a new Pentagon analysis prompted by President Trump's statement, the military exercises between the U.S. and South Korea known as Freedom Guardian, which would have begun in August, would have set the U.S. military back $14 million.

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Jul 11, 2018

Trump and Merkel Clash at NATO Summit Over Defense, Russian Gas Deal
The NATO summit opened to an acrimonious start as President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela Merkel exchanged heated barbs over Berlin's defense spending and support for a major gas deal with Russia.

WSJ World News
Jul 11, 2018

Under Threat, Iran's President Takes Hard Line
As he forged diplomatic ties with the West, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has been at loggerheads with the military and conservative establishment. Now, with his political survival in question, Mr. Rouhani is sounding a lot like Iran's hard-liners.

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Jul 11, 2018

Trump Renews Push for Increased Defense Spending at Start of NATO Summit
President Donald Trump reiterated his call for allies to increase their defense spending at the outset of this week's NATO summit, while sharply criticizing Germany for supporting a major gas deal with Russia.

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Jul 11, 2018

Under Threat, Iran's President Takes Harder Line
For much of his presidency, Iran's President Hassan Rouhani has been at loggerheads with Iran's military and conservative establishment, as he forged diplomatic ties with the West, but with his political survival in question, Mr. Rouhani is sounding a lot like Iran's hard-liners.

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Jul 11, 2018

China Plans More Retaliatory Tariffs as Trade Dispute With the U.S. Worsens
China reacted angrily to the Trump administration's new tariff plans for $200 billion in Chinese goods, calling the move a "totally unacceptable" escalation and vowing to roll out unspecified countermeasures.

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Jul 11, 2018

China Sentences Veteran Rights Campaigner to 13 Years
China has sentenced a veteran pro-democracy campaigner to 13 years in prison on vaguely defined subversion charges, one day after releasing the widow of a Nobel Peace Prize laureate.

WSJ World News
Jul 10, 2018

U.S. Unveils Tariffs on $200 Billion More in China Imports
The White House said it would assess tariffs on a further $200 billion in Chinese goods, deepening the dispute with Beijing, while sending a message to European trading partners that the U.S. won't back away from trade fights.

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Jul 10, 2018

Investors Dump Turkish Lira as They Turn Cold on Emerging Markets
Global investors who were once eager to buy any dip in emerging markets are now backing away, fearing that a big tumble could herald more weakness ahead.

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Jul 10, 2018

As Trump Arrives, Europe Frets Over His Designs on Postwar Global Order
European leaders await President Donald Trump's visit this week with a big question, Simon Nixon writes. Does he want to reform the multilateral system underpinning the West's security and prosperity—or destroy it?

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Jul 10, 2018

Deciphering Brexit: Q&A on the Latest Twists and Turns
British Prime Minister Theresa May's administration is in upheaval as top ministers quit over her negotiating strategy.

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Jul 10, 2018

Czech Premier Reaches Power-Sharing Deal With Communists
Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis signed a power-sharing agreement on Tuesday that would win parliamentary approval for his minority government by bringing the Communist Party closer to power than it has been since 1989.

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Jul 10, 2018

Trump Pressures NATO Allies Ahead of Summit
President Donald Trump leveled fresh criticism against allies over their military spending as he headed off on seven-day tour through Europe that begins with a NATO gathering and ends with a summit with President Vladimir Putin.

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Jul 10, 2018

Cabinet Clash Only First Test for U.K.'s New Brexit Strategy
The resignation of two British ministers in response to Prime Minister Theresa May's proposal for a future relationship with the European Union suggests even tougher tests between now and March 29, when Britain is due to leave the EU.

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