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Will Trump survive his first term?

Clyde Ramalaine If Napoleon Bonaparte taught us anything it was, fighting more than one war at a time, is simply not wise. Donald Trump America’s 45th president now famous for launching his second term campaign hardly 30 days into the office, is facing a proverbial war understood in a barrage of essentially self-inflicted hurricanes.  This […]

International Lead

President Winfrey? No way, says Trump: “I’ll beat Oprah”

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Winfrey? No way, says political prognosticator Donald Trump. “I’ll beat Oprah,” the president declared flatly at a White House meeting Tuesday — though he quickly added, “I don’t think she’s going to run.” Asked about all the presidential speculation suddenly swirling around Winfrey, the typically pugilistic Trump steered clear of nasty […]

In The News International South Africa

ANC condemns Trump recognising Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

JOHANNESBURG, December 8 – The African National Congress (ANC) has strongly condemned the decision by the US Administration to officially recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. In a Friday press statement, the ANC said: “This blatantly provocative move severely undermines the spirit of multilateralism and is a significant setback to a fragile and already […]

In The News International

Indonesia condemns U.S. decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israeli capital

Bogor, INDONESIA, Dec 7 (Reuters) – Indonesian President Joko Widodo, leader of the world’s largest Muslim-majority nation, onThursday condemned the U.S. decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. “Indonesia strongly condemns the United States’ unilateral recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and asks the U.S. to reconsider the decision,” Widodo told a news […]