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January 10, 2019

Trump stands by claim that Mexico will pay for wall

US President Donald Trump has insisted that Mexico will still pay for the border wall, claiming he never meant it would make a one-time payment."Obviously I never meant Mexico would write a cheque," Mr Trump said before travelling to…

US shutdown: Border politicians oppose Trump’s wall

Politicians in Washington have had a lot to say about the merits or otherwise of a border wall thousands of miles away. But why are so many lawmakers based there against it?There are nine members of the House of Representatives whose…

EU Provides Millions in Budgetary Support for Montserrat

The European Union has disbursed EC$17.55 million (US$6.5 million) to the Government of Montserrat as the first fixed tranche under the Multi Sector Sustainable Economic Development Budget Support Programme.Read more: …