U.S. President Donald Trump has nominated David Satterfield to be the country's next ambassador to Turkey, the White House said on Feb. 15.
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he did not plan to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping before a March 1 deadline set by the two countries to achieve a trade deal, Reuters writes.
Asked during an event in the Oval Office whether there would be a meeting before the deadline, Trump said: "No."
U.S. President Donald Trump will hold a second summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in late February but will maintain economic sanctions on Pyongyang, the White House said on Jan. 18 after Trump met Pyongyang's top nuclear negotiator.
In this file photo taken on Dec. 11, 2018, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence (2L) listens while Democratic U.S. Representative Nancy Pelosi (L), U.S. President Donald Trump (2R) and Democratic Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer argue about the impending government shutdown during a meeting at the White House in Washington, DC.
Turkey's response to a non-paper, delivered by a top White House aide during talks in Ankara on Jan. 8, mainly outlines how Ankara perceives Turkey's role in a deal reached between President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and U.S. President Donald Trump regarding the post-U.S. pullout period, a Turkish diplomatic source has told Hürriyet Daily News.
Turkey and the United States will intensify talks this week to shape the latter's withdrawal from Syria amid differences over the status of the YPG and Turkey's preparations for a new military incursion into the eastern Euphrates.
The Bulgarian government has asked parliament for a mandate to negotiate with the United States on buying new fighter jets, Defence Minister Krasimir Karakachanov said on Wednesday after ministers met in Sofia.
It means that Bulgaria plans to move ahead with the purchase of Lockheed Martin's F-16 Block 70 Viper jets to replace its aging fleet of Soviet-era Mig-29 planes.