The freshly introduced metal tariffs reportedly threaten €6.4 billion ($7.4 billion) worth of European exports to the US. Retaliatory measures are now planned - and Europe will take Washington to the World Trade Organisation to challenge the legality of its move.
After regaining control of Syria's two largest cities - Aleppo and Damascus - Assad this spring set his sights on areas in the country that remain outside his control and in rebel hands. "We will continue to act against [Tehran's] intention to establish a military presence in Syria across from us, not just across from the Golan Heights but anywhere in Syria", he said.
Opponents of the tariffs on European and North American metals say the administration is hurting allies when it needs them most to put pressure on Beijing. Motorcycle manufacturer Harley-Davidson warned on Friday that retaliatory tariffs from the European Union would have a "significant impact" on its sales, while urging officials in the USA and Europe to quickly resolve a mounting trade dispute.
It was one of three dialogues this week to try to get the summit back on track. The Trump administration has pressed for the North to rapidly takes steps to turn over its nuclear program, while Pyongyang has said it expects a slower, step-by-step process in which the North receives reciprocal benefits, including economic incentives.
The government's apparent disinclination or inability to find those children is an ill omen for thousands more who could be funneled to a similar fate under the Trump administration's enforcement drive. On the issue of children being separated from parents at the border, this is done for a few reasons. In some cases, sponsors simply didn't respond to the follow-up phone call, not surprising because many are themselves in the US illegally and reluctant to speak to authorities.
Michael Rotondo honked and waved to reporters as he pulled out of the driveway of his parents' split-level ranch in Camillus, N.Y., 2 1/2 hours before the noon deadline set by a judge last week. He's said that the eviction from his parents' house is in retaliation for his losing visitation and that he was a good father. "While the police were there, the Legos were located and there was no further incident".