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Trump threatens 'obliteration,' Iran calls White House 'mentally retarded' Tuesday, 25 Jun 2019

WASHINGTON/DUBAI (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump threatened on Tuesday to obliterate parts of Iran if it attacked "anything American," in a new war of words with Iran which condemned fresh U.S. sanctions on Tehran as "mentally retarded."  Full Article   |  Video

 
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Trump-Xi meet, Iran tension to overshadow G20 summit in Japan 00:57 GMT 

TOKYO (Reuters) - Concerns over trade, conflict and oil will dominate a summit of the Group of 20 major economies in Japan this weekend, with attention focussed on a meeting between the leaders of the United States and China, embroiled in a lengthy trade war.  Full Article  

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Pro-China groups step up offensive to win over Taiwan 00:40 GMT 

TAIPEI/HONG KONG (Reuters) - When Taiwanese businessman Jhang Yun-nan wanted to find buyers for his company's new cleaning products in China, he turned to an unconventional channel: A Taiwanese party that advocates the unification of China with the self-ruled, democratic island.  Full Article  

 
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