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  • Iran's Zarif calls Iran-focused summit in Poland a 'desperate circus'

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif criticised Poland on Friday for jointly hosting a global summit with the United States focused on the Middle East, particularly Iran, calling it a "desperate anti-Iran circus".

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  • Iran's Zarif calls Iran-focused summit in Poland a 'desperate circus'

    Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif criticized Poland on Friday for jointly hosting a global summit with the United States focused on the Middle East, particularly Iran, calling it a "desperate anti-Iran circus".

    U.S.
  • Shutdown's economic damage is 'a little bit worse' than predicted, Trump economic adviser admits

    Whoopsies! It turns out that when Donald Trump’s top economic adviser claimed that the shutdown would cost the economy a mere $1.2 billion a week, “assuming that it ends relatively quickly,” he underplayed things a little bit. Kevin Hassett, the chair of the White House Council of Economic Advisers, is now saying that “the damage is a little bit worse” than he’d previously calculated. Why is it worse? Simple: “actually the damage is a little bit worse because of government contractors,...

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