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  • U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (R) and Mexico's Foreign Secretary Luis Videgaray arrive to deliver a statement at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Mexico City, Mexico February 23, 2017.

    The former Exxon Mobil CEO has been cut out of the loop on major aspects of his job, Vox reports.

  • Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (L) and Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray arrive to a joint press conference at the Foreign Ministry building in Mexico City on February 23, 2017.

    Rex Tillerson continued talks with Mexican officials on Thursday ahead of a planned meeting with President Enrique Peña Nieto, NBC News reports.

  • From North Korean provocations to fresh reports that Russia has deployed a new cruise missile, concerns about China's aggressions in the South China Sea, and conflicts in Yemen, Syria and Ukraine, there is no shortage of global challenges. Allies worry about Trump's unpredictability and how far he will go in warning China and Iran about their behavior, whether...

  • In a brief filed on Monday, the Justice Department said last week's suspension of Trump's order by a federal judge was too broad and "at most" should be limited to people who were already granted entry to the country and were temporarily abroad, or to those who want to leave and return to the United States. The 9th Circuit in San Francisco on Monday asked lawyers for...

  • In a brief filed on Monday, the Justice Department said last week's suspension of Trump's order by a federal judge was too broad and "at most" should be limited to people who were already granted entry to the country and were temporarily abroad, or to those who want to leave and return to the United States. The 9th Circuit in San Francisco on Monday asked lawyers for...

  • The administration faced a Monday afternoon deadline to justify in court the executive order that temporarily bars entry to the United States of people from seven Muslim-majority countries and halting the U.S. refugee program. The government had until 3 p.m. PST on Monday to submit additional legal briefs to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San...

  • Trump's executive order of Jan. 27, temporarily barring entry to the United States of people from seven Muslim-majority countries and halting the U.S. refugee program, was suspended by a federal judge in Seattle on Friday. The government now has until 3 p.m. PST on Monday to submit additional legal briefs to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco in...

  • Trump's executive order of Jan. 27, temporarily barring entry to the United States of people from seven Muslim-majority countries and halting the U.S. refugee program, was suspended by a federal judge in Seattle on Friday. The government now has until 3 p.m. PST on Monday to submit additional legal briefs to the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco in...

  • Demonstrators yell slogans during an anti-Donald Trump immigration ban protests inside the San Francisco International Airport, January 29, 2017.

    Ten former senior U.S. diplomats and security officials planned to file an affidavit arguing that President Trump's executive order curtailing immigration would actually make America less safe.

  • WASHINGTON, Feb 1- The U.S. Senate confirmed Rex Tillerson as President Donald Trump's secretary of state on Wednesday, filling a key spot on the Republican's national security team despite concerns about the former Exxon Mobil Corp chief executive officer's ties to Russia. Every Republican favored Tillerson, along with four members of the Democratic caucus,...

  • U.S. President Donald Trump signs an executive order at the White House as Vice President Mike Pence and Chief of Staff Reince Priebus look on in Washington, D.C. on January 20, 2017.

    Newly inaugurated U.S. President Donald Trump is considering his foreign policy stance towards Israel.

  • *China economy worries ease but big risks remain. DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 17- Chinese President Xi Jinping offered a vigorous defence of free trade at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Tuesday in a speech that underscored Beijing's desire to play a greater global role as the United States turns inward. Real estate mogul and former reality TV star Trump, who will...

  • *China economy worries ease but big risks remain. DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 17- Chinese President Xi Jinping offered a vigorous defence of free trade at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Tuesday in a speech that underscored Beijing's desire to play a greater global role as the United States turns inward. Real estate mogul and former reality TV star Trump, who will...

  • U.S. soldiers are seen during a welcome ceremony at the Polish military base in Zagan, Poland on January 12, 2017.

    Germany's Foreign Minister said that Trump's comments about NATO had aroused concern across the 28-member alliance.

  • *NATO ministers concerned, amazed by Trump remarks on NATO. *NATO the keystone of Western defence since 1950 s. President-elect Donald Trump's comments that NATO was obsolete had aroused concern across the 28- member alliance.

  • President-elect Donald Trump walks through the lobby of the New York Times following a meeting with editors at the paper on November 22, 2016.

    Donald Trump's decision to play hardball with China could backfire, the SMCP reports.

  • Chinese President Xi Jinping speaks at the seventh plenary session of the 18th Communist Party of China Central Commission for Discipline Inspection, Jan. 6, 2017.

    China's President Xi Jinping will promote "inclusive globalization" at this month's World Economic Forum in Davos, Chinese officials said.

  • BEIJING/ GENEVA, Jan 11- China's President Xi Jinping will promote "inclusive globalisation" at this month's World Economic Forum in Davos and will warn that populist approaches can lead to "war and poverty", Chinese officials said on Wednesday. President-elect Donald Trump, whose tough talk on trade, including promises of tariffs against China and Mexico, helped...

  • BEIJING/ GENEVA, Jan 11- China's President Xi Jinping will promote "inclusive globalization" at this month's World Economic Forum in Davos and will warn that populist approaches can lead to "war and poverty," Chinese officials said on Wednesday. President-elect Donald Trump, whose tough talk on trade, including promises of tariffs against China and Mexico, helped...

  • BEIJING, Jan 10- China's President Xi Jinping will seek to promote "inclusive globalisation" in his keynote speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, later this month, China's foreign ministry said on Wednesday. President-elect Donald Trump, whose tough talk on trade, including promises of tariffs against China and Mexico, helped win him the White...