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Senator Graham, close Trump ally, joins opponents to planned U.S. foreign aid cuts

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Senator Lindsey Graham and Representative Hal Rogers urged President Donald Trump on Friday to drop planned “sweeping and indiscriminate” foreign aid cuts, joining a chorus of lawmakers opposing what they consider a bid to sidestep Trump’s own budget deal. Trump administration officials have said they are reviewing State Department and U.S. Agency […]

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Trump meets advisers on Afghan peace plan

By Steve Holland and Jonathan Landay BRIDGEWATER, N.J./WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump met with top advisers on Friday to review negotiations with the Taliban on a U.S. troop pullout from Afghanistan and the potential for a political settlement between the warring sides, a senior administration official said. Trump, who is on a working […]

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Trump meeting advisers on Afghan peace plan

By Steve Holland and Jonathan Landay BRIDGEWATER, N.J./WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday was to meet U.S. top advisers about negotiations with the Taliban and the potential for a political settlement that could prompt a withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan, a senior administration official said. On a working vacation at his […]

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