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Acting Pentagon chief cancels Europe trip over Venezuela crisis

Acting Pentagon chief cancels Europe trip over Venezuela crisis

US Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has canceled a trip to Europe to stay on top of the crisis in Venezuela and events at the US-Mexico border, the Pentagon said Wednesday.

Trump aides repeat threat to shut down US-Mexico border on migrant crisis

Trump aides repeat threat to shut down US-Mexico border on migrant crisis

The Trump administration on Sunday doubled down on its threat to shut down the southern border with Mexico, a day after it cut aid to Central American countries which President Donald Trump blasted for deliberately sending migrants to the United States.

Trump ramps up Mexico wall row with speech, border visit

Trump ramps up Mexico wall row with speech, border visit

President Donald Trump was set Tuesday to deliver a primetime address to the nation on immigration as he pushed for a showdown in his battle for a controversial US-Mexico border wall.

Trump threatens to close southern border if not given wall funding

Trump threatens to close southern border if not given wall funding

President Donald Trump threatened on Friday to close the US southern border if Congress does not agree to provide $5 billion in taxpayer funds for his promised wall along the border with Mexico.

Trump says US govt shutdown to last until agreement on border wall

Trump says US govt shutdown to last until agreement on border wall

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said the partial shutdown of the federal government was going to last until his demand for funds to build a wall on the US-Mexico border is met.