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President Donald Trump speaks about the coronavirus pandemic in the Rose Garden of the White House on Wednesday.  Photograph: Alex Brandon/AP

Donald Trump says he will announce guidelines to reopen the economy on Thursday, with the US president claiming the country has passed the peak of new(...)

Demonstrators mourn the deaths of Palestinian demonstrators as they rally before marching to the Trump International Hotel in Washington, DC. Photograph:  Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images

Dozens of chanting, singing Jewish demonstrators blocked a major Washington thoroughfare on Monday to denounce President Donald Trump’s order moving t(...)

US president Donald Trump:  In the hours preceding the missile strike on the Shayrat airfield in western Syria, the Trump administration delivered its strongest criticism yet of Russia’s involvement in the Syrian civil war. Photograph: Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images

US lawmakers from both parties backed US president Donald Trump’s decision to launch a military strike against Syria, but demanded further details on(...)

A worker removes letters from a Trump logo in Atlantic City, New Jersey. Photograph: Wayne Parry/AP

China has given a speedy go-ahead to 38 new Trump trademarks, which will allow US president Donald Trump and his family to use the brand to expand a r(...)

 Rex Tillerson testifies during his confirmation hearing for Secretary of State before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC Wednesday. Photograph: Chris Kleponis/AFP/Getty Images

Russia poses a danger to the US and must be held accountable for its actions, Rex Tillerson, President-elect Donald Trump’s nominee for secretary of (...)

British foreign secretary Boris Johnson and Republican senator Bob Corker on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photograph: Zach Gibson/AFP/Getty Images

Britain’s foreign secretary, Boris Johnson, said the incoming United States administration of Donald Trump wanted to complete a trade deal “fast” as B(...)

Lawmakers said they wanted to make Washington’s resolve clear not just to Pyongyang, but to the United Nations and other governments

The US Senate voted unanimously on Wednesday to toughen sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear program, human rights record and cyber activities, a(...)

 President Barack Obama: stressed that there was no alternative to the deal. Photograph: Getty Images

The tough negotiations leading to a nuclear deal with Iran may have concluded in Vienna, but the hard work on selling the agreement to sceptical Repub(...)