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Trump threatens additional $200bn in tariffs on China
June 19, 2018
The threat escalates a tit-for-tat trade row with Beijing over US tariffs imposed on Chinese goods.

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North Korea's Kim in China; U.S., South Korea suspend military drill
June 19, 2018
BEIJING/SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un arrived in Beijing on Tuesday, where he will likely brief Chinese President Xi Jinping on his summit with U.S. President Donald Trump last week, as Washington and Seoul agreed to suspend a major joint military exercise.
Trump ratchets up China trade conflict with fresh tariff threat
June 19, 2018
WASHINGTON/BEIJING (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to impose a 10 percent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese goods, prompting a swift warning from Beijing of retaliation, as the trade conflict between the world's two biggest economies quickly escalated.
Honduras, El Salvador decry U.S. border separations impact on kids
June 19, 2018
SAN SALVADOR (Reuters) - Honduras called on Monday for the United States to stop separating immigrant children from their parents at the U.S. border, while El Salvador warned that the policy puts children's health at risk and could cause psychosocial scars.
Saudi-led coalition storms Yemen's Hodeidah airport compound
June 19, 2018
ADEN (Reuters) - Troops backed by a Saudi-led coalition stormed the airport compound of Yemen's main port city Hodeidah on Tuesday after fierce battles with Iran-aligned Houthis fighting to defend their sole port, residents and Yemeni military sources said.