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  • Why Trump’s 'maximum pressure' foreign policy yields minimum results

    The president is heading into 2020 with no major successes and looming crises – so many expect him to attempt to reverse the trend with dramatic deals Donald Trump is heading into the 2020 elections with no clear-cut foreign policy successes, some dramatic failures and a string of looming crises around the world that could undermine his bid for re-election. For that reason, many expect the president to try to reverse the trend with dramatic interventions around the globe with uncertain outcomes...

    the Guardian
  • House Dems warn foreign governments to ‘cease and desist’ business with Trump properties

    The top House Democrat on foreign affairs announced Tuesday that he's instructed his staff to tell all foreign officials not to do business with President Trump's businesses, saying it is a violation of the U.S. Constitution.The guidance went out to all Democratic staffers on the House Foreign Affairs

    The Washington Times
  • White House drops attempt to cancel foreign aid in latest Trump policy change

    The White House has dropped its attempt to move forward with a controversial plan to eliminate up to $4 billion in foreign aid funding without congressional approval, several officials confirmed Thursday.