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Trump defends vulgar remarks while partly denying them

WASHINGTON --- President Donald Trump offered a partial denial in public but privately defended his extraordinary remarks disparaging Haitians and African countries. Trump said he was only expressing what many people think but won't say about immigrants from economically depressed countries, according to a person who spoke to the president as criticism of his comments ricocheted around the globe. Trump spent Thursday evening calling friends and outside advisers to judge their reaction, said the confidant, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he wasn't authorized to disclose a private conversation. Trump wasn't apologetic about the inflammatory remarks and denied he was r...Keep on reading: Trump defends vulgar remarks while partly denying them.....»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerJan 14th, 2018

Trump defends vulgar immigrant comments, partly denies them

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump offered a partial denial in public but privately defended his extraordinary remarks disparaging Haitians and African coun.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 13th, 2018

Evangelical rift intensifies over Trump immigration remarks

NEW YORK — Donald Trump's vulgar remarks questioning why the U.S......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 14th, 2018

Kanye West defends support for Trump, in front of Trump

WASHINGTON — Rapper Kanye West, with a stream of consciousness speech in the Oval Office and a burst of profanity, defended his support for President Donald Trump on Thursday, to the great delight of Trump himself. The event was billed as a lunch at the White House to discuss prison reform, jobs for African-Americans and […] The post Kanye West defends support for Trump, in front of Trump appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

Tax report bad — Trump

This means that 97% of their stories on me are bad NEW YORK — US President Donald Trump on Wednesday shrugged off a New York Times investigation that concluded he made his fortune with the help of more than $400 million from his parents, partly through tax schemes, as a boring, rehashed “hit piece.” Trump […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 5th, 2018

Trump shrugs off report revealing a fortune in tax dodges, parental gifts

NEW YORK: US President Donald Trump on Wednesday shrugged off a New York Times investigation that concluded he made his fortune with the help of more than $400 million from his parents, partly through tax schemes, as a boring, rehashed “hit piece.” Trump has often boasted that he built a multi-billion dollar real estate empire [...] The post Trump shrugs off report revealing a fortune in tax dodges, parental gifts appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 4th, 2018

Venezuela’s Maduro says he wouldn’t miss ‘chance’ to meet Trump

CARACAS: Venezuela’s embattled President Nicolas Maduro said Friday that he would not pass up a chance to meet with his US counterpart Donald Trump, if that meant ironing out the countries’ many disagreements. Just back from his UN General Assembly trip, Maduro was speaking in response to remarks made by the US leader at the [...] The post Venezuela’s Maduro says he wouldn’t miss ‘chance’ to meet Trump appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 29th, 2018

Malacañang defends Duterte’s remarks on EJKs

PRESIDENT Rodrigo R. Duterte’s latest statement that his only “sin” was extrajudicial killings should not be taken seriously, Palace officials said on Friday......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsSep 28th, 2018

Trump slams Canada over NAFTA, says rejected Trudeau meeting

UNITED NATIONS — U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday blasted Canada over the slow pace of talks over NAFTA, saying he was so unhappy that he had rejected Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau‘s request for a one-on-one meeting. The remarks by Trump, who repeated a threat to impose tariffs on Canadian autos, knocked the Canadian dollar […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsSep 27th, 2018

PH pivoting to China is consequence of US neglect–military prof

      WASHINGTON DC--The Philippines' pivot toward China under the Duterte administration is a consequence of the "vacuum" created by the United States' own neglect of its interests in Asia Pacific, according to a US military strategy expert. "We should understand that... we [the US] may be the reason that's happening--- our own actions," said Marybeth Ulrich, professor of government in the Department of National Security and Strategy at the US Army War College in Pennsylvania. Speaking to visiting journalists here, she said US President Donald Trump's rejection of his predecessor's pivot to Asia could partly explain why countries like the Philippines we...Keep on reading: PH pivoting to China is consequence of US neglect–military prof.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

Peso climbs slightly on Trump comments, inflation data bets

THE PESO went up a tad against the dollar on Monday amid safe-haven trading due to remarks from US President Donald J. Trump. The local currency closed Monday’s session at P53.46 versus the greenback, 1.5 centavos stronger than its P53.475-per-dollar finish on Friday. The peso opened the session weaker at P53.53 versus the dollar, slipping… link: Peso climbs slightly on Trump comments, inflation data bets.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2018

Peso climbs slightly on Trump comments, inflation data bets

THE PESO went up a tad against the dollar on Monday amid safe-haven trading due to remarks from US President Donald J. Trump. The post Peso climbs slightly on Trump comments, inflation data bets appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2018

Shape up or we ll quit , Trump tells WTO

WASHINGTON, DC, USA –  President Donald Trump has threatened to pull the United States out of the World Trade Organization if it does not "shape up." His remarks, made in an interview with Bloomberg News on Thursday, August 30, were the latest in a series of attacks on institutions of the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 31st, 2018

Trump and Putin open historic summit

HELSINKI: The US and Russian leaders opened an historic summit in Helsinki on Monday with Donald Trump promising an “extraordinary relationship” and Vladimir Putin saying it was high time to thrash out disputes around the world. Looking sombre, they exchanged opening remarks in front of the press at the start of the summit in Helsinki.… link: Trump and Putin open historic summit.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 16th, 2018

Trump, Putin sit down a bit late for closely watched summit

President Donald Trump opened a summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday by predicting that their countries will end up having “an extraordinary relationship” but without mentioning Moscow’s meddling in the 2016 US presidential election in his opening remarks. Trump, Putin sit down a bit late for closely watched summit President Donald Trump opened… link: Trump, Putin sit down a bit late for closely watched summit.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 16th, 2018

Trump and Putin open historic summit

HELSINKI: The US and Russian leaders opened an historic summit in Helsinki on Monday with Donald Trump promising an “extraordinary relationship” and Vladimir Putin saying it was high time to thrash out disputes around the world. Looking sombre, they exchanged opening remarks in front of the press at the start of the summit in Helsinki. [...] The post Trump and Putin open historic summit appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 16th, 2018

The other ‘no-nonsense’ president in Philippines stirs up outrage, praise

It’s hard to imagine a head of state who’s more outrageously confrontational, incendiary or vulgar than Donald Trump. Maybe that’s part of the reason Trump admires Rodrigo Duterte so much......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 9th, 2018

Trump: Gas prices are up and OPEC ‘doing little to help’

  WASHINGTON --- President Donald Trump said the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is "doing little to help" rising gas prices and claims "if anything, they are driving prices higher."   Trump tweeted Wednesday: "The OPEC Monopoly must remember that gas prices are up & they are doing little to help. If anything, they are driving prices higher as the United States defends many of their members for very little $'s. This must be a two way street. REDUCE PRICING NOW!"   Last month, members of the OPEC cartel agreed to pump 1 million barrels more crude oil daily, a move that should help contain the recent rise in global energy price...Keep on reading: Trump: Gas prices are up and OPEC ‘doing little to help’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 5th, 2018

Bolton: US plans to dismantle North Korea nukes in year

WASHINGTON, United States --- The United States has a plan that would lead to the dismantling of North Korea's nuclear weapons and ballistic missile programs in a year, President Donald Trump's national security adviser said Sunday, although U.S. intelligence reported signs that Pyongyang doesn't intend to fully give up its arsenal. John Bolton said top U.S. diplomat Mike Pompeo will be discussing that plan with North Korea in the near future. Bolton added that it would be to the North's advantage to cooperate to see sanctions lifted quickly and aid from South Korea and Japan start to flow. Bolton's remarks on CBS' "Face the Nation" appeared to be the first time the Trump admin...Keep on reading: Bolton: US plans to dismantle North Korea nukes in year.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 1st, 2018

Top US, Russian diplomats to meet before Trump-Putin summit

MOSCOW (AP) --- Moscow says the top Russian and US diplomats are likely to meet to set the stage for a summit between President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump. Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is likely to meet with Secretary of State Mike Pompeo within two weeks. Ryabkov said in remarks carried by Russian news agencies Thursday that Moscow already has made a proposal regarding the specifics of the meeting and is waiting for Washington's answer. Trump told reporters that he'll probably meet with Putin during a July trip to Europe. He mentioned Helsinki, Finland, and Vienna, Austria, as possible venues, adding that he...Keep on reading: Top US, Russian diplomats to meet before Trump-Putin summit.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 28th, 2018

Sara Duterte defends President over stupid God rant

MANILA, Philippines – Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte Carpio defended her father, President Rodrigo Duterte, as his recent remarks against God fueled public outrage in this predominantly Christian country. In a Facebok post, Carpio said Filipinos should not listen to Duterte when he tries to interpret the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 27th, 2018