Ban Ki-moon discusses North Korea, Donald Trump and the United Nations’ failings

Ban Ki-moon discusses North Korea, Donald Trump and the United Nations’ failings

Updated March 24, 2018 10:18:14 Video: Ex-UN boss ‘cautiously optimistic’ about potential of Trump-Kim meeting (ABC News) The looming high-stakes meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korea’s leader Kim Jong-un “will be a huge event, shaking the whole political security dynamics of North-East Asia, not to mention the …

Dow Jones plunges 724 points on trade war fears after Trump unveils $US60b tariffs on China

Dow Jones plunges 724 points on trade war fears after Trump unveils $US60b tariffs on China

Updated March 23, 2018 08:35:16 Related Story: China says it will ‘fight to the end’ as US reveals $77 billion tariff plan Wall Street has plunged over fears of a US-China trade war, after the Trump administration moved to impose tariffs on up to $US60 billion ($77 billion) worth of …

Donald Trump announces John Bolton will replace HR McMaster as national security adviser – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump announces John Bolton will replace HR McMaster as national security adviser – Donald Trump’s America

Updated March 23, 2018 12:30:03 US President Donald Trump has announced former UN ambassador John Bolton will take over as national security adviser, replacing HR McMaster. Mr Trump announced in a tweet he was ousting Mr McMaster for Mr Bolton, who has advocated using military force against Iran and North …

Donald Trump: Ex-model Karen McDougal claims she was ‘in love’ with US President during affair – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump: Ex-model Karen McDougal claims she was ‘in love’ with US President during affair – Donald Trump’s America

Posted March 23, 2018 17:02:45 Photo: Former Playboy model Karen McDougal apologised in a TV interview to Melania Trump for the alleged affair. (Reuters) Related Story: This porn star says she used aliases to keep affair with Trump quiet. His was ‘David Dennison’ Former Playboy model Karen McDougal, who claims …

ASX loses $38 billion; ‘heavy selling’ in Asia-Pacific as Donald Trump, China square off over tariffs – Donald Trump’s America

ASX loses $38 billion; ‘heavy selling’ in Asia-Pacific as Donald Trump, China square off over tariffs – Donald Trump’s America

Updated March 23, 2018 16:16:19 Video: Mr Trump says he views China as a friend. (Photo: AP/Evan Vucci) (ABC News) Related Story: China says it will ‘fight to the end’ as US reveals $77 billion tariff plan A stock market sell-off has gripped Australia and the Asia-Pacific, with investors on …

Tariffs and tweets: This is the new world order under Donald Trump

Tariffs and tweets: This is the new world order under Donald Trump

Posted March 23, 2018 15:53:55 Photo: The President visibly tests public sentiment before making decisions. (AP: Andrew Harnik) Remember what the world was like in the pre-Donald Trump era when the President didn’t communicate via Twitter? Me either. This is the new world order, folks. Exhibit A: A sampling of …

According to old Donald Trump tweets, John Bolton shouldn’t be US National Security Adviser – Donald Trump’s America

According to old Donald Trump tweets, John Bolton shouldn’t be US National Security Adviser – Donald Trump’s America

Posted March 23, 2018 15:20:13 Photo: New US National Security Adviser John Bolton is regarded as “controversial even in Republican circles”. (Reuters: Joshua Roberts) Related Story: Trump’s new security adviser has tweeted about war in North Korea Related Story: Trump replaces security adviser with former UN ambassador John Bolton John …

Donald Trump sets $77 billion China tariff plan, edges away from global trade war – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump sets $77 billion China tariff plan, edges away from global trade war – Donald Trump’s America

Updated March 23, 2018 06:03:30 Video: Mr Trump says he views China as a friend. (Photo: AP/Evan Vucci) (ABC News) US President Donald Trump has signed a presidential memorandum that could impose tariffs on up to $US60 billion ($77 billion) of imports from China, although his action was far removed …

Donald Trump defends congratulating Vladimir Putin over election win despite being warned against it – Donald Trump’s America

Donald Trump defends congratulating Vladimir Putin over election win despite being warned against it – Donald Trump’s America

Updated March 22, 2018 10:40:48 Video: Donald Trump says he congratulated Vladimir Putin on re-election (ABC News) Related Story: Trump faces Republican backlash after congratulating Putin on re-election Related Story: Even Putin’s ‘fake’ election serves an important purpose Donald Trump has defended his congratulations to Vladimir Putin on the Russian …

Cambridge Analytica bosses claimed they invented ‘Crooked Hillary’ campaign, won Donald Trump the presidency

Cambridge Analytica bosses claimed they invented ‘Crooked Hillary’ campaign, won Donald Trump the presidency

Posted March 21, 2018 14:00:38 Photo: Cambridge Analytica’s chief executive claimed he met Donald Trump many times. (Reuters: Andrew Kelly) Cambridge Analytica executives told undercover reporters they secured Donald Trump’s presidential election victory and manipulated millions of voters with their “Defeat Crooked Hillary” campaign. New footage released by Britain’s Channel …