Nafta agreement could come in weeks, say Pence and Trudeau
Nafta agreement could come in weeks, say Pence and Trudeau
The Latest: Chemical Watchdog Group To Fulfill Syria Mission
16 April, 2018, 12:06
Pence and his team were traveling to Peru for the Summit of the Americas on Friday when the drama unfolded, according to Axios.
Calling the strike "successful" and an "extraordinary success", Trump said the strike "degraded and crippled" and "significantly eroded" Syria's ability to use chemical weapons.
The group says the mission "will continue its deployment to the Syrian Arab Republic to establish facts around the allegations of chemical weapons use in Douma".
Pence said he was "very hopeful" that Mexico, Canada and the US were close to an agreement on the negotiated trade pact.
The vice president, filling in for Trump at the Summit of the Americas, said the USA remained "hopeful" that with the cooperation of Great Britain and France, and support of allies like Canada, "that we will see Syria, and their patrons in Russian Federation and Iran, once and for all abandon the use of chemical weapons against innocent civilians".
But much of his focus involved relationships closer to home.
US negotiators discussing changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement also recently floated the idea that 40 percent of automotive production must occur in areas paying wages of between $16 to $19 per hour.
There had been expectations leading up to the meeting that NAFTA would dominate the discussion, particularly after conflicting messages from USA trade officials and President Donald Trump earlier in the week.
Pence Saturday responded to a reporter's question about if the president overstated the outcome of Syria's mission.
Peru's President Martin Vizcarra, Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos, Chile's President Sebastian Pinera, Mexico's President Enrique Pena Nieto and Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau meet during the VIII Summit of the Americas in Lima April 14, 2018.
Pence left the summit late Friday so he could confer with USA congressional leaders by telephone from his hotel suite about Trump's plans to announce the missile strikes.
Pence credited the strong leadership of President Trump and USA allies for conducting what he says was a successful strike with no reported civilian casualties. Pence then attended a banquet hosted by Peruvian President Martin Vizcarra.
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The site west of the city of Homs was an alleged underground chemical weapons storage facility, doubling as a command post. According to USA officials, the operation comprised three United States destroyers, a French frigate and a U.S. submarine.
UK Prime Minister Theresa May confirmed Britain's involvement in the intervention. "We would have preferred an alternative path". Syrian television reported that a scientific research center had been hit.
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He met his national security team later in the day and "no final decision has been made", the White House said in a statement. Vassily Nebenzia, Moscow's U.N. ambassador said he "cannot exclude" war between the United States and Russian Federation .
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American civil rights activist Jesse Jackson is expected to attend, as are the presidents of Namibia and the Republic of Congo. The crowd, which included former presidents Jacob Zuma, Kgalema Motlanthe and Thabo Mbeki, roared in approval.
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Telegram's lawyer, Pavel Chikov, said the official attempt to stop the app being used in Russian Federation was "groundless". The FSB has said it needs access to some messages for security reasons, including countering terrorist activity.
His record since his conviction is similarly unblemished, and he continues to be held in high regard by his colleagues and peers. Libby, prosecutors said, lied about where he learned of her identity and what he discussed with reporters.
The letter adds that Russian intelligence services "view at least some of its defectors as legitimate targets for assassination". He said it included investigating ways of delivering nerve agents by applying them to door handles.
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