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    Trump taps Boeing executive for Pentagon deputy post

    President Donald Trump has tapped top Boeing executive Patrick Shanahan to become deputy defence secretary, the White House said on Thursday.
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    Trump slashes foreign aid in 'hard power' budget blueprint

    President Donald Trump proposed drastic cuts in spending on the arts, science, foreign aid and environmental protection on Thursday (Mar 16), in a ...
  3. Ng Eng Hen meets James Mattis

    US Defense Secretary Mattis values relationship with Singapore: Ng Eng Hen

    Defense Secretary James Mattis values Singapore's views and assessment of the Asia-Pacific region, and indicated that the US wanted to play a ...
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    US should 'brush up on' South China Sea history: China

    Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said World War II-related agreements mandated that all Chinese territories taken by Japan had to be returned to ...
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    Kerry, Albright slam Trump travel ban

    A group of prominent Democrats including former secretaries of state John Kerry and Madeleine Albright called Monday (Feb 5) for a federal appeals ...
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    US warns North Korea of 'overwhelming' response if nuclear arms used

    Any nuclear attack by North Korea on the US or its allies would trigger an "effective and overwhelming" response, US Defense Secretary James ...
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    Gina Haspel named CIA deputy director

    Gina Haspel, the first female head of the Central Intelligence Agency's clandestine service, was named deputy director of the overall organisation ...
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    China gives details of items banned from export to North Korea

    China released on Wednesday (Jan 25) a new, comprehensive list of goods that can not be exported to North Korea, including many "dual use" items ...