China Soybean Purchases Surging? Nice Story But Not True

U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen, R-Minn., speaks with Kevin Paap, soybean farmer and president of the Minnesota Farm Bureau, before the start of the House Ways and Means Committee Trade Subcommittee hearing on ‘The Effects of Tariffs on U.S. Agriculture and Rural Communities’ last month. (Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) It made for a nice narrative but…

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Trump’s fight with Turkey is helping Russia and Iran

Russian President Vladimir Putin with Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan at the Presidential Palace in Ankara, in 2014. Umit Bektas/Reuters LONDON — Late on Thursday night, the White House threatened further economic sanctions against Turkey if it fails to release detained American pastor Andrew Brunson. Brunson has been under house arrest for almost two years in…

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