Manafort also attended meetings with Paula Dobriansky, a former State Department official during the Bush administration, a senior fellow at Harvard's Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs, and Nadia Diuk, a vice president at the National Endowment for Democracy.
Ross's comments included renewed criticism of Germany's trade surplus with the USA, which President Donald Trump has used repeatedly to pillory Europe's biggest economy. In his remarks to the conference, Ross also mentioned pharmaceuticals, chemicals and transportation as other sectors in which the United States ran a particularly large deficit with the European Union , but said the two blocs should work together to tackle dumping by third countries.
Mellon Auditorium in Washington on Saturday. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross , center, arrives at the Andrew Mellon Auditorium for the Mnuchin-Linton wedding. Linton, known for her diamond collection and acting roles on a 2009 episode of Cold Case and the 2016 movie Cabin Fever , had been engaged to Mnuchin since 2015.
However, Israel's Channel 2 reported on June 19 that just one of the seven missiles which Iran fired reached its target in what was Iran's first missile attack overseas in more than 15 years. It sends "a message to the Saudi-led alliance that "our missiles have the range and the accuracy to strike anywhere in the region", Handjani said. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has stressed that the Islamic Republic will respond "more decisively" to any future terrorist attack on Iran's soil, ...
And he and others in the White House are basically becoming the only people left in Washington, D.C., at least, that can't seem to answer that question one way or the other. Spicer's response comes amid reports that he will leave the briefing podium to become Senior Adviser for Communications, although nothing has been finalized yet.
Devastated buildings, piles of rubble and putrid corpses of extremists: apocalyptic scenes unfold in the Old City of Mosul where Iraqi forces are battling the last ISIS group fighters. US -backed Iraqi special forces said Sunday they've retaken two-thirds of the Old City, but it's come at a cost. In Syria, the Islamic State-held city of Raqqa, is almost encircled by a US -backed, Kurdish-led coalition.