Is the oil price war between Saudi Arabia & Russia ending? I Inside Story

Over the past month, two of the world’s biggest oil producers have been in dispute about how to respond to the coronavirus pandemic. Demand collapsed after airlines grounded their planes, factories shut their doors, and countries imposed travel bans. Crude prices fell further when Saudi Arabia and Russia couldn’t agree on cutting supplies to try … Read more Is the oil price war between Saudi Arabia & Russia ending? I Inside Story

Trump vs Trump on Coronavirus: the US President’s changing tone in just a few weeks

Donald Trump on 10 March: ‘It will go away. Stay calm.” Donald Trump on 31 March: “I want every American to be prepared for the hard days that lie ahead.” (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) This is how the US President’s tone has shifted on coronavirus in just a matter of weeks – with Mr Trump calling on … Read more Trump vs Trump on Coronavirus: the US President’s changing tone in just a few weeks

Oil prices skyrocket as Trump claims Russia, Saudis plan to slash output

Oil prices rocketed Thursday after US President Donald Trump said Russia and Saudi Arabia planned to end their price war by slashing output. FRANCE 24’s Bryan Quinn tells us more. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube … Read more Oil prices skyrocket as Trump claims Russia, Saudis plan to slash output

Trump blames states for lack of supplies, Kushner takes centre stage at coronavirus briefing

US president Donald Trump has deployed his son-in-law Jared Kushner to the coronavirus taskforce. Kushner said he will ‘break down every barrier needed to make sure the teams can succeed’. When questioned on the distributing of the medical supplies, both Trump and Kushner sought to shift blame to individual states. Along with Kushner, Trump introduced … Read more Trump blames states for lack of supplies, Kushner takes centre stage at coronavirus briefing

What pandemic? Construction of Trump’s wall expands

US President Donald Trump’s administration is continuing to construct new border wall segments in Arizona Though the Trump administration’s motivations remain unclear, many suspect the upstart of construction is linked to concerns over cross-border transmission of coronavirus Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on … Read more What pandemic? Construction of Trump’s wall expands

Trump resists calls for national lockdown as US deaths reach one-day record high

US President Donald Trump is resisting calls to issue a national stay-at-home order to stem the spread of the new coronavirus despite his administration’s projections that tens of thousands of Americans are likely to be killed by the disease. One by one, though, states are increasingly pushing shutdown orders of their own. Get the latest … Read more Trump resists calls for national lockdown as US deaths reach one-day record high

Trump holds ‘war on drugs’ press conference amid coronavirus pandemic

In an unusual start to the White House daily coronavirus briefing, US president Donald Trump announced a new focus on drug cartels. Trump was joined by attorney general, William Barr, the secretary of defense, Mark Esper and top military officials who did not seem concerned with social distancing. The president announced the sending of navy … Read more Trump holds ‘war on drugs’ press conference amid coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: Donald Trumps claims UK’s initial strategy before lockdown was ‘catastrophic’

Donald Trump: UK’s initial strategy before lockdown was ‘catastrophic’ The UK’s Telegraph reported on US President Donald Trump, who spoke about Britain’s disastrous “herd immunity” initial approach to the Covid-19 crisis which is now engulfing Britain and America alike. US President Donald Trump claims the British government’s initial strategy would have been ‘very catastrophic’. Speaking … Read more Coronavirus: Donald Trumps claims UK’s initial strategy before lockdown was ‘catastrophic’

White House projects 100,000-240,000 US deaths from coronavirus

US President Donald Trump is warning Americans to prepare for the “hard days that lie ahead” after listening to top government scientists on where the coronavirus curve was headed. The country saw its highest single-day death toll, with more than 800 deaths. White House health officials say the virus could kill up to 240,000 people … Read more White House projects 100,000-240,000 US deaths from coronavirus

Coronavirus: Trump warns of ‘very painful’ weeks ahead – BBC News

US President Donald Trump has told his citizens they should brace for “painful” weeks ahead. Worsening projections suggest the virus might claim up to 250,000 US lives in the coming weeks and months. “This is going to be a very painful – a very, very painful two weeks,” Mr Trump said at the White House, … Read more Coronavirus: Trump warns of ‘very painful’ weeks ahead – BBC News