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  • Coronavirus US live: Trump to visit Michigan amid tensions with Democratic governor

    Trump threatened to withhold state funding over mail-in ballot plansUS unemployment rises by 2.4m despite easing of lockdownsUS has three months to rebuild medical supplies stockpile, Obama scientists warnCoronavirus – latest global updatesGet a fresh perspective on America – sign up to our First Thing newsletter 2.39pm BST Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer sent a letter to Trump asking him to lower flags to half staff when the US coronavirus death toll surpasses 100,000.To President...

    the Guardian
  • Global report: Trump silent on US death toll as South Korea sees new Covid-19 rise

    President rages on Twitter against social media ‘censorship’; Brazil passes 400,000 cases; UN warns of Latin America ‘hunger pandemic’Coronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageDonald Trump remained silent on the death of more than 100,000 Americans from Covid-19 as the US mourned the milestone, and South Korea considered a return to further restrictions after recording its biggest one-day increase in nearly two months. The president made no comment on Twitter about the...

    the Guardian
  • Trump news – live: President to sign executive order pursuing social media giants amid silence over US reaching 100,000 dead

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    The Independent
  • How South Korea’s Politics and Military Impacts Strategic Stability With North Korea

    John Dale Grover Security, Asia Seoul’s elites are divided over how Pyongyang perceives South Korean intentions and capabilities. Will they ever agree on how to deter and engage the North? Editor’s note: John Dale Grover is a Korean Studies fellow at the Center for the National Interest. He visited Seoul for a week in early November 2019 to interview nine experts in South Korea for this project. This is the first piece in a five-article series, “How South Korea’s Politics and Military Impacts...

    The National Interest
  • Coronavirus US live: Trump under fire over golf trip as New York Times lists lives lost

    Trump tees up controversy as he plays golf in a pandemic‘Incalculable loss’: paper covers front page with death noticesCoronavirus – latest global updatesGet a fresh perspective on America – sign up to our First Thing newsletter 3.16pm BST The United States will on Sunday impose a lockdown on travelers from Brazil, according to Donald Trump’s national security adviser. 2.51pm BST Florida senator, and former governor, Rick Scott is up on CNN’s State of the Union, struggling to explain why he...

    the Guardian
  • Watch Live: President Trump Meets with Restaurant Owners

    President Donald Trump plans to meet with restaurant owners on Monday as the industry struggles to recover from the coronavirus pandemic.

  • WHO to kick off international meet amid US-China tensions

    Many heads of state, government chiefs, health ministers, other dignitaries are expected to attend the meeting around noon on Monday.

    International Business Times UK