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Putin orders a response to a US missile test with similar measures

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered the Defense Ministry and other government agencies on Friday to analyze the danger posed by a new US missile test and a...
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Fed: We will take appropriate steps to continue the US economic expansion

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Friday that the Fed will take appropriate steps to ensure the US economy continues to expand despite the "significant risks" of...
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Pentagon: SDF dismantles its fortifications in the safe area of ​​northern Syria

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The US Department of Defense announced that the "Syrian Democratic Forces" (SDF, the Kurdish majority), began dismantling its fortifications in the "safe area" in northern Syria, which...
This US Navy photo dated May 8, 2019 shows the USS Abraham Lincoln aircraft carrier at a resupply at sea with the USNS Arctic Rapid Combat Support Vessel

Incident aboard the USS Lincoln

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Military.com website, citing Tuesday, August 20, the US Maritime Security Center, wrote that during an incident that occurred on August 9 at 19:40 (local time), a Hawkeye...
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Syria: Ankara and Washington launch the “safe zone”

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Turkish and US Defense Ministers yesterday had a phone call yesterday and agreed to launch today, Thursday, August 22, the first phase of the establishment of...
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Pyongyang accuses US of obstructing negotiations and announces he is ready for anything

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- North Korea is ready for both dialogue and military confrontation with the United States. According to KCNA, North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said on Friday (August...
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Russia: Putin promises a “symmetrical response” to the test of US missile

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- After last Sunday's US test of an intermediate-range missile, their first since the Cold War, Russian President Vladimir Putin reacted on Friday, promising a "symmetrical response." "I order...
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Iraqi Resistance warns of new US attacks on its bases

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- In Iraq, Hezbollah brigades warned the United States against their activities on Iraqi soil and against the attacks of the fiefs of the fighters of Popular Mobilization Units,...
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Iraq: Will the military pact with the US be canceled?

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A member of the Iraqi Parliament Security and Defense Committee, Mahdi al-Amerli, warned that if Hashd al-Shaabi positions are further attacked, parliament will force the government to...
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Fed will take appropriate steps for continued US economic expansion (Powell)

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Friday that the Fed will take steps to ensure that the US economy continues to expand despite the "significant risks" posed...
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China to impose new tariffs on US imports worth 75 billion dollars

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- China said Friday it will impose tariffs on US imports worth 75 billion dollars from September 1 and December 15, in response to Washington's plans to increase...
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Trump asks whether Powell is a “worse enemy” than the Chinese president

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US President Donald Trump on Friday questioned whether Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell was a "worse enemy" than Chinese President Xi Jinping. "As usual, the Fed has done...
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Trump “orders” US companies to find an alternative to production in China

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- President Donald Trump said on Friday he was "ordering" US companies to find an alternative to production in China and promised to respond "in the afternoon" to...
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Negotiations between the US and the Taliban for the second day in Doha

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Americans and the Afghan Taliban will resume talks on Friday late the day after the start of the ninth round of negotiations in Doha to reach...
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Fed will take appropriate steps to continue the US economic expansion

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Friday that the Fed will take appropriate steps to ensure the US economy continues to expand despite the "significant risks" posed...
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Trump gives up his plan to cut back on foreign aid

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- President Donald Trump has abandoned a plan to cut nearly $ 4 billion in foreign aid after facing stiff opposition from Congress, the State Department said Friday. A...
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The withdrawal of another Democratic candidate from the US presidential race

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A fourth Democratic presidential nominee, Rep. Seth Moulton, announced Friday his withdrawal from the presidential race, US media reported. The 40-year-old Massachusetts actor who took part in the...
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The death of US billionaire David Koch conservative financier

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US billionaire Charles Koch, who spent hundreds of millions of dollars with his brother David on American politics, announced the death of his brother on Friday. "I announce...
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Moscow and Beijing summon Security Council over US missile

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- A meeting of the UN Security Council convened by Russia and China is taking place this Thursday, August 22 after Washington declared its intention to develop medium-range...
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Russia praised US pressure on Huawei

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- US pressure on the Chinese company Huawei has forced China to develop the self-sufficiency and independence of its operating system, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said. “This is...