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October 14, 2017

‘He is failing’: Trump strikes out solo as friends worry and enemies circle

As a report says he hates ‘everybody at the White House’, the president has taken his own radical steps on Iran and healthcare

Donald Trump’s decision to go it alone with rapid fire announcements on healthcare and Iran reflects his boiling frustration with the limits of presidential power, analysts say.

The US president made a brazen move on Thursday night to

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October 7, 2017

Trump says ‘only one thing will work’ with nuclear-armed North Korea

  • President says Pyongyang ‘making fools of US negotiators’ for 25 years
  • Trump refuses to elaborate and criticises secretary of state again

Donald Trump on Saturday said “only one thing will work” in dealing with North Korea, after previous administrations had talked to Pyongyang without results.

Related: Rex Tillerson says he won't quit but doesn't deny calling Trump a 'moron'

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August 5, 2017

‘A good man, very pro-Israel’: Trump defends McMaster from far-right snipers

Terse statement follows attacks from bloggers and Breitbart and firings of three White House officials known to be allies of senior adviser Steve Bannon

Donald Trump has come to the defense of his national security advisor, HR McMaster, in the face of a sustained attack on the army general from the far right.

The president put out a short statement on Friday night which described McMaster as a “good man”, and said they were “working very well together”. But by Trump’s standards it was a terse statement, unlikely to stem the flow of invective from the president’s own hardline supporters or resolve the factional conflict inside the White [...]

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August 4, 2017

Jeff Sessions bows to Trump pressure and launches crackdown on leakers

  • Attorney general says DoJ has ‘tripled the number of active leak investigations’
  • Trump had criticised ‘weak’ Sessions for failing to deal with intelligence leaks

The US justice department has “tripled the number of active leak investigations” and devoted new FBI resources to cracking down on leakers, Jeff Sessions, the attorney general, said in a press conference on Friday, promising also that the department was reviewing its approach to subpoenaing journalists.

“We respect the important role that the press plays and will give them respect, but it is not unlimited. They cannot place lives at risk with impunity,” Sessions [...]

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