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U.S. Opens Door to North Korea Talks, a Victory for South’s President

The United States, they said, would reiterate its demands that North Korea make concessions and did not plan to offer any in return. As of now, there are no plans to cancel or further delay joint military exercises by the United States [...]
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Budget talks progress, as Senate Dems drop Dreamer demand

Senate Democrats are willing to drop their demand that relief for Dreamers be tied to any long-term budget agreement — a potential boost for spending talks, but one that could face opposition from their House counterparts. The shift comes [...]
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Immigration talks quickly hit a wall

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Senators crashing on a two-week deadline to come up with an immigration plan are already sparring over funding for President Donald Trump’s border wall, what qualifies as border security — even what the scope of the negotiations are. It [...]
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Angela Merkel Spared Disaster, and German Coalition Talks to Continue

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Four months after Germany’s inconclusive parliamentary elections, President Emmanuel Macron of France needs Ms. Merkel’s support to help push through ambitious overhauls to protect the eurozone against further financial crises. Britain [...]
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DACA-shutdown talks still stalled after Kelly hits the Hill

1 month ago | 0 comment
Talks on an immigration deal that are inextricably linked with government funding remained stalled Wednesday, after top White House officials fanned out across Capitol Hill to meet with lawmakers in both parties as a critical Friday deadline [...]
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Racism charges swarm Trump as ‘shithole’ debate rattles immigration talks

1 month ago | 0 comment
Days after Donald Trump was accused of using racially charged language during bipartisan immigration talks, charges of bigotry once again threatened the president’s agenda as lawmakers battled Sunday over his choice of words and his intentions. Rep. [...]
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South Korea’s Leader Credits Trump for North Korea Talks

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Otherwise, North Korea made a surprisingly conciliatory gesture during the talks, promising to send a delegation of athletes, cheerleaders and journalists to the Winter Olympics being held next month in the South Korean town of Pyeongchang. [...]
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Dreamer talks still jumbled after Trump’s freewheeling summit

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President Donald Trump’s freewheeling, televised — and, at times, incoherent — immigration meeting with lawmakers Tuesday accomplished one thing at least, according to attendees: They agreed on what they would try to agree [...]
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North and South Korea Agree to Border Talks Next Week

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The Panmunjom talks will be the first high-level inter-Korean dialogue in more than two years, coming after months of warlike threats from both North Korea and the United States over the North’s nuclear weapons program. “The agenda [...]
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South Korea Proposes Border Talks With North Korea After Kim’s Overture

2 months ago | 0 comment
North Korea’s offer to send a delegation to the Winter Olympics, which are to begin in February in the South Korean town of Pyeongchang, represented a breakthrough for President Moon Jae-in of South Korea, a dogged champion of dialogue [...]