The US Justice Department has issued a warrant demanding the seizure of an Iranian tanker previously detained in Gibraltar.
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US and Chinese envoys have met for talks aimed at ending a tariff war after President Donald Trump rattled financial markets by accusing Beijing of stalling in the hope he will fail to win re-election in 2020.
US and Chinese envoys have met for talks aimed at ending a tariff war after President Donald Trump accused Beijing of trying to stall negotiations in hopes he will not win re-election in 2020.
Moderate Democratic presidential contenders pushed back against liberals on as the second round of presidential debates opened with a fresh clash over the direction of the party.
A top White House aide has defended Donald Trump’s disparaging tweets about an influential black Democratic congressman and his district as a “justified response to the politician’s criticism of the US president’s border policies.
Tensions in the Gulf make the case for strengthening the Royal Navy, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt said.
Police in Gibraltar have arrested the captain and chief officer of the Iranian supertanker detained last week in an operation involving British Royal Marines.
The Royal Navy has driven off three Iranian vessels which tried to stop a commercial tanker from travelling through the Strait of Hormuz.
A decorated Navy Seal acquitted of murdering an Islamic State captive in Iraq has been demoted after being convicted for posing with the corpse.
Iran’s foreign minister has seemingly expressed exasperation over a White House statement on his country’s nuclear programme.
Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping have hit the reset button in trade talks between the world’s two biggest economies, at least delaying an escalation in tension between the US and China that had financial markets on edge and cast a cloud over the global economy.