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US 'forces G20 to drop any mention of climate change' in joint statement

US 'forces G20 to drop any mention of climate change' in joint statement
US 'forces G20 to drop any mention of climate change' in joint statement

We dropped Russia from G8 because they invaded Ukraine. Maybe we should drop the US and Saudi Arabia from G20 because they force other countries to ignore one of the largest problems all of humanity faces?

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US reporters praise German journalists for questioning Trump

US reporters praise German journalists for questioning Trump
US reporters praise German journalists for questioning Trump

'Trump was also asked point-blank by one reporter why he keeps making statements he knows are not true. It was a question that DW's Brent Goff said "shocked" US reporters.' Why, that certainly boosts our confidence in US journalism.

Twitter Lights Up After 'Too Embarrassing to Watch' Trump-Merkel Press Conference - President Donald Trump slipped up and called the U.S. a "company," ignored German Chancellor Angela Merkel's request for a handshake, and called a German press outlet "fake news"

Twitter Lights Up After 'Too Embarrassing to Watch' Trump-Merkel Press Conference - President Donald Trump slipped up and called the U.S. a "company," ignored German Chancellor Angela Merkel's request for a handshake, and called a German press outlet "fake news"
Twitter Lights Up After 'Too Embarrassing to Watch' Trump-Merkel Press Conference - President Don...

When we had Dubya in office, his slip-ups just made us chuckle and were a little embarrassing, like when he had the shoe thrown at him or when he tried to open those locked doors. But I'd take that presidential image over this one any day.

*edit: My top comment? Thanks. I do appreciate the experience in a politics type subreddit, everyone, really. Without these diverse replies, insults, and slippery slopes I wouldn't have had the chance to see what people go through when they drop a seemingly plain, personal opinion into a chaotic and frequently vitriolic discussion.

US makes formal apology to Britain over GCHQ spy claims. Intelligence sources say both Mr Spicer and General McMaster, the US National Security Adviser, have apologised over the claims.

US makes formal apology to Britain over GCHQ spy claims. Intelligence sources say both Mr Spicer and General McMaster, the US National Security Adviser, have apologised over the claims.
US makes formal apology to Britain over GCHQ spy claims. Intelligence sources say both Mr Spicer ...

This is just embarrassing for the US.

Trump makes an unsubstantiated claim based on something he heard a talking head say on Fox News then his press spokesman tries to back it up by quoting something another talking head said on Fox News, and in the process they put at risk the closest and most valuable international intelligence relationship they have.

This is no way to run a whelk stall, let alone the most powerful nation on earth.

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