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08/03/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Magdalena Foremska

Tensions rise between U.S. and Poland over ‘Holocaust law’

07/03/18 - 19:54 - The Polish president’s chief of staff flew to Washington on Wednesday amid escalating diplomatic tensions over Poland’s “Holocaust law.”
08/03/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional David J. Lynch

Canada and Mexico could be spared as Trump is poised to sign steel and aluminum tariffs by week’s end

07/03/18 - 17:54 - President Trump may exempt Canada and Mexico from new tariffs on steel and aluminum, reversing his original insistence that the import restrictions apply to U.S. allies as well as countries such as China, the White House said Wednesday.
07/03/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional

Wall Street prepares for ugly sell-off after Cohn’s resignation. It’s about more than trade.

The resignation of President Trump's National Economic Council head, Gary Cohn, on Tuesday sent Wall Street traders rushing to hit the “sell” button as fears of a trade war escalated. The market was closed when the news of Cohn’s imminent departure broke, but traders still sent Dow futures — a predictor of where the market will open Wednesday — tumbling.
06/03/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Politica Latinoamericana Eugene Robinson

The Trump presidency could cost the nation more than we realize

As the saying goes, you don’t miss the water until the well runs dry: This deeply aberrant presidency threatens to cost the nation much more than even some of President Trump’s harshest critics may realize.
06/03/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Regional

Venezuela’s cryptocurrency is one of the worst investments ever

There are two types of countries, just as there are two types of companies: ones that are doing well, and ones that are pivoting to blockchain.
05/03/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Anne Gearan

Trump trade adviser says no exceptions for allies on new aluminum and steel tariffs

The Trump administration sent mixed signals Sunday about its new aluminum and steel tariffs, saying that any exceptions for allies are unlikely but also leaving room for an unpredictable president to change his mind.
05/03/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Damian Paletta

Trump insists ‘trade wars are good, and easy to win’ after vowing new tariffs

02/03/2018 - 15:00 - President Trump on Friday declared a global trade war and said it would be “easy to win,” promising to hammer “reciprocal taxes” on any country that charges tariffs on U.S. goods and services.
02/03/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Género

Argentina president urges Congress to start abortion debate

01/03/18 -16:24 - Argentina’s conservative President Mauricio Macri said Thursday that Congress should launch a debate on broader legalization of abortion, though he said he opposes it.
02/03/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Anton Troianovski

Putin claims Russia is developing nuclear arms capable of avoiding missile defenses

01/03/18 -14:47 - Deploying emotional language and an animation of a cruise missile streaking towards North America, Russian President Vladimir Putin used an annual speech to his nation on Thursday to claim Russia was developing new nuclear weapons that he said could overcome any U.S. missile defenses.
02/03/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional David J. Lynch

Trump announces steel and aluminum tariffs Thursday over objections from advisers and Republicans

01/03/18 -14:45 - President Trump on Thursday said he has decided to impose punishing tariffs on imported steel and aluminum in a major escalation of his trade offensive, disappointing Republican congressional leaders and inviting retaliation by U.S. trading partners.
23/02/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Politica Latinoamericana Rachelle Krygier

Venezuela’s Maduro calls for ‘mega-election’ that could cement his power

President Nicolás Maduro’s call to hold a “mega-election” that could obliterate the opposition-dominated legislature was met Thursday with a storm of protest from politicians facing an ever-bleaker future.
22/02/2018
Argentina The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política

Argentina truckers gridlock traffic to protest Macri reforms

21/02/18 - 18:29 - Tens of thousands of Argentines joined a demonstration on Wednesday organized by truckers and other labor unions in the first major protest so far this year against President Mauricio Macri’s austerity measures.
22/02/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional Heather Long

Trump’s team releases economic report, compares him to Reagan and Kennedy

21/02 - President Trump’s policies are driving an economic turnaround that puts him in the company of transformative presidents such as John F. Kennedy and Ronald Reagan, White House economists said Wednesday as they unveiled their first “Economic Report of the President.”
16/02/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Paul Schemm

Ethiopia’s prime minister resigns amid political turmoil

15/02/18 - 16:57 - Ethio­pian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn submitted his resignation Thursday in an apparent bid to ease political turmoil in a country that is one of Africa’s fastest-growing economies.
09/02/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Politica Latinoamericana Scott Smith

Venezuela election could trigger deeper sanctions, exiles

08/02/2018 - 18:46 - The Venezuelan government’s decision to plow ahead with early presidential elections over the objections of the opposition risks spurring more international sanctions and exacerbating an economic and social crisis driving increasing numbers of Venezuelans into exile, analysts said Thursday.
07/02/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Lance Fritz February

A threat that could upend the economy

Lance Fritz is chairman, president and chief executive of Union Pacific.
07/02/2018
Economía The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Economía Internacional David J. Lynch

Trump said he’d shrink the trade deficit with China. It just hit a record high.

06/02/18 - 14:13 - The trade deficit with China hit a record high in 2017, defying President Trump’s repeated promises to shrink a number that he regards as a test of whether other nations are treating the United States fairly.
06/02/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Política Internacional Ashley Parker

Pence leaves for Asia, focused on increasing pressure on North Korea

05/02/2018 - Vice President Pence departs Monday for a five-day trip to Japan and South Korea, a visit to Asia intended to focus almost entirely on rallying allies to ratchet up their pressure on Kim Jong Un’s repressive regime, as well as directly pressing North Korea to stop its nuclear ambitions.
05/02/2018
Sr. Canciller The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Relaciones Bilaterales

Tillerson says US considers Venezuela oil sale restrictions

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Sunday that the U.S. is still considering restricting the sale of oil from crisis-torn Venezuela.
02/02/2018
Política The Washington Post - Estados Unidos Politica Latinoamericana

Tillerson Raps Rusia, China como 'Imperial Powers' en América Latina

La secretaria de Estado Rex Tillerson criticó los esfuerzos de Rusia y China para ampliar su influencia en América Latina
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