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Trump announces legal defense team for Senate impeachment trial

01 Feb 2021

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Trump announces legal defense team for Senate impeachment trial

Former US President Donald Trump has announced his legal defense team for his Senate impeachment trial which is scheduled to begin on February 8.

Trump impeachment goes to Senate, testing his sway over GOP

26 Jan 2021

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Trump impeachment goes to Senate, testing his sway over GOP

House Democrats delivered the impeachment case against Donald Trump to the Senate late Monday for the start of his historic trial, but Republican Senators, whose denunciations of Trump have cooled since the January 6 riot, were easing off their criticism of Trump and shunning calls to convict him over the deadly siege at the Capitol.

Trump outlines new measures for DACA immigrants, Democrats reject it

09 Oct 2017

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Trump outlines new measures for DACA immigrants, Democrats reject it

The White House has listed several measures which US President Donald Trump insists should be part of any legislation for the recently deferred Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) programme.

Las Vegas shooting: Do Republicans favour banning gun accessories?

06 Oct 2017

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Las Vegas shooting: Do Republicans favour banning gun accessories?

The recent Las Vegas shooting has once again brought up the political debate on gun control.

Trump-Democrats close to deal on protecting young DACA immigrants

14 Sep 2017

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Trump-Democrats close to deal on protecting young DACA immigrants

President Donald Trump is reportedly close to reaching a deal with the Democrats to continue the Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program measures.

Chicago Mayor declares city a "Trump-free zone" for Dreamers

07 Sep 2017

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Chicago Mayor declares city a "Trump-free zone" for Dreamers

US President Donald Trump has an imposing influence on contemporary America.

15 US states sue Trump over DACA decision in court

07 Sep 2017

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15 US states sue Trump over DACA decision in court

A group of 16 Democratic and nonpartisan state attorneys general has sued US President Donald Trump's decision to terminate Deferred Action on Childhood Arrivals (DACA).

Trump terminates 'Dreamers' program, leaving fate of 8lakh immigrants uncertain

05 Sep 2017

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Trump terminates 'Dreamers' program, leaving fate of 8lakh immigrants uncertain

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday terminated the 'Dreamers' program which aimed to protect 8 lakh young immigrants illegally brought to the US as children, from being deported.

Trump backtracks, blames "both sides" over Charlottesville violence

16 Aug 2017

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Trump backtracks, blames "both sides" over Charlottesville violence

US President Donald Trump said both left- and right-wing extremists are to be blamed for the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, that left one person dead and others injured.

Mexico promises to retaliate to Trump's economic measures

27 Feb 2017

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Mexico promises to retaliate to Trump's economic measures

Mexico's Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said Mexico would respond to any tax the US would unilaterally impose on Mexican imports.

Mexico wall to come 'way ahead of schedule', says Trump

26 Feb 2017

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Mexico wall to come 'way ahead of schedule', says Trump

US President Donald Trump said building of the "great (Mexico) border wall" will start "soon, way ahead of schedule".

Trump's proposed US-Mexico border wall to cost $21.6 billion

12 Feb 2017

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Trump's proposed US-Mexico border wall to cost $21.6 billion

The proposed wall along the US-Mexico border will cost $21.6 billion, a study from Department of Homeland Security has found. It will take over three years to construct it.

Trump threatens to send troops to Mexico: Associated Press

02 Feb 2017

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Trump threatens to send troops to Mexico: Associated Press

President Donald Trump threatened to send American troops into Mexico to take care of "bad hombres" [bad men] in a phone call with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto, according to a leaked White House transcript cited by the Associated Press.

Trump considers 20% tax on Mexican imports to finance wall

27 Jan 2017

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Trump considers 20% tax on Mexican imports to finance wall

US President Donald Trump suggested that a new 20% tax on imports from Mexico would be instituted to finance the construction of a border wall.