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To Slow U.S. Exit, Afghan Leader Offers Trump a Cost Reduction

KABUL, Afghanistan — Unnerved by fears of a rushed American deal with Taliban insurgents, President Ashraf Ghani of Afghanistan sent a letter on Tuesday to President Trump offering him reduced costs for keeping United States troops [...]

Trump’s liaison to Congress eyeing exit

In recent weeks, White House Legislative Affairs Director Shahira Knight has taken a back seat to the stepped-up efforts of Vice President Mike Pence and senior adviser Jared Kushner. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo white house White House [...]

Conservatives want more permanent exit from Paris climate accord

President Trump has announced the U.S. is withdrawing from the Paris climate accord negotiated by President Obama, but some activists say Republicans should do more and truly put the spike into it. They fear that if Mr. Trump was able to withdraw [...]

Trump breaks with his national security team on Syria exit

Defense Secretary James Mattis was among President Donald Trump’s advisers that cautioned against withdrawing from Syria, which he has said would embolden Iran. | Win McNamee/Getty Images Foreign Policy Many Republicans, including [...]

U.S. Exit Seen as a Betrayal of the Kurds, and a Boon for ISIS

The day that President Trump ordered the withdrawal of American troops from Syria, the Islamic State claimed that it had set off a bomb in Raqqa, the group’s former capital, killing a Kurdish fighter. It was a small, isolated attack, [...]

Ryan Zinke, outgoing Interior secretary, ripped by Democratic leaders amid exit from Trump admin.

Democratic leaders on Capitol Hill ripped into Ryan Zinke on Saturday in light of President Trump announcing the end of his stint as secretary of the interior. House minority leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate minority leader Charles E. Schumer [...]

Kelly exit helps position Trump for 2020

While White House chief of staff John Kelly could be politically tone deaf, his likely replacement, Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff Nick Ayers, ran a presidential campaign before he was 30. | Andrew Harnik/AP Photo White [...]

As Merkel Eyes Exit, Nervous E.U. Wonders Who’ll Take the Stage

BRUSSELS — The European stage Angela Merkel commanded for so long and so effectively may be cracking, if not collapsing. She has been the poster woman for Europe’s democratic center, but the center is imploding. She and Germany [...]

In Poland Elections, Populists Fail to Sway Moderates, Exit Polls Suggest

WARSAW — The populist message of Poland’s governing party — steeped in religion, bound by traditional values and animated by historical grievance — failed to gain ground in Warsaw in elections on Sunday, a sign that the party [...]

Exit poll indicates nearly one in five Swedish voters backed anti-immigrant party with white suprema

STOCKHOLM (AP) – Exit poll indicates nearly one in five Swedish voters backed anti-immigrant party with white supremacist roots. Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC. The Washington Times Comment Policy The Washington Times [...]