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Trump advisers try to focus the president’s attention on Asia trip … – Politico

President Donald Trump has been holed up in a series of rapid-fire briefing sessions on his upcoming 12-day, five-country tour through Asia — an effort the White House hopes will help avoid the kind of diplomatic snafus that have dogged his presidency. The trip — Trump’s longest yet — comes at a tense moment in […]

Central Asia Is Seen as Breeding Ground of Militancy – New York Times

Central Asians account for a significant portion of the foreign fighters who joined the Islamic State militant group in Syria, making their common language of Russian second only to Arabic in the group’s propaganda and communications. The International Crisis Group, a research organization, has estimated that 2,000 to 4,000 Central Asians have joined the Islamic […]

Trump advisers try to focus the president’s attention on Asia trip – Politico

President Donald Trump has been holed up in a series of rapid-fire briefing sessions on his upcoming 12-day, five-country tour through Asia — an effort the White House hopes will help avoid the kind of diplomatic snafus that have dogged his presidency. The trip — Trump’s longest yet — comes at a tense moment in […]

Trump Faces Skepticism in Asia – U.S. News & World Report

Trump Faces Skepticism in Asia – U.S. News & World Report}

Grab, the Uber rival in Southeast Asia, is now officially also a digital payments company – TechCrunch

Grab is best known for rivaling Uber in Southeast Asia, but today the company took a major step into becoming a fintech player, too. That’s because the ride-sharing firm, which recently raised $2 billion from SoftBank and China’s Didi Chuxing, rolled out support for its GrabPay service among third-party merchants for the first time today. […]

Donald Trump will not make ‘cliche’ visit to Korean DMZ during Asia trip – Telegraph.co.uk

US President Donald Trump will not go to the heavily fortified demilitarized zone (DMZ) on the border of North Korea and South Korea during his Asia trip, a senior administration official said on Tuesday. “The president is not going to visit the DMZ. There is not enough time in the schedule,” the official told reporters in a background […]

Trump advisers try to focus the president’s attention on Asia trip – Politico

President Donald Trump has been holed up in a series of rapid-fire briefing sessions on his upcoming 12-day, five-country tour through Asia — an effort the White House hopes will help avoid the kind of diplomatic snafus that have dogged his presidency. The trip — Trump’s longest yet — comes at a tense moment in […]

Trump Goes to Asia—But the Pentagon Gets There First – The Nation.

Flanked by Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Defense Secretary James Mattis, President Donald Trump meets with members of his cabinet, October 16, 2017. (Reuters / Kevin Lamarque) Ready to Resist? Sign up to get three concrete actions in your inbox every week. Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out […]

Asia markets: Focus on China PMI, BOJ decision, Samsung earnings – CNBC

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White House won’t rule out a Trump-Putin meeting in Asia – Politico

Vladimir Putin is pictured. | AP Photo

Russian President Vladimir Putin is expected to participate in the APEC summit in Vietnam, which President Donald Trump will also attend. | Kirill Kudryavtsev/Pool photo via AP By ANDREW RESTUCCIA 10/31/2017 11:31 AM EDT Updated 10/31/2017 12:17 PM EDT 2017-10-31T12:17-0400 The White House did not rule out the possibility that President Donald Trump will meet […]

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