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Trump doubts acceptable wall deal will be reached

Trump doubts acceptable wall deal will be reached

29/1/2019 7:00:00 PM

Trump doubts acceptable wall deal will be reached

WASHINGTON US President Donald Trump expressed scepticism on Sunday that US lawmakers seeking to avoid another government shutdown could reach a deal on border security that he would accept, as he renewed his vow to build a wall on the southern border with Mexico. In an...

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