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NEW YORK | ‘I love the Saudis’: Trump business ties to kingdom run deep

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump’s business ties to Saudi Arabia are under scrutiny following the disappearance of one of its critics, writer Jamal Khashoggi. Trump has rented event space to Saudis and sold an entire floor of one of his buildings to them. He got a billionaire from the country to buy his yacht … Continue reading NEW YORK | ‘I love the Saudis’: Trump business ties to kingdom run deep

MOSCOW | Russia, Japan hope business ties will improve island dispute

MOSCOW — Russian and Japanese officials are expressing hope that business ties between the two countries will help solve a long-standing dispute over four Pacific islands. The argument centers on the four most southern of the Kuril Islands, which Japan calls the Northern Territories. The Soviet Union took the islands at the end of World … Continue reading MOSCOW | Russia, Japan hope business ties will improve island dispute