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Mexico president says Trump visit could have been done better

MEXICO CITY: Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Sunday defended his decision to host a visit by U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump to Mexico, but he said it could have been carried out “in a better way”. The hastily arranged meeting of Trump and Pena Nieto on Aug. 31 sparked outrage in Mexico because of… Read More »

Naked Donald Trump statue up for auction, could fetch US$20,000

REUTERS: A life-sized nude statue of U.S. Republican presidential contender Donald Trump is going up for auction, with profits from the sale going to an immigrant support group. Julien’s Auctions said on Wednesday that the statue, called “The Emperor Has No Balls,” is expected to fetch US$ 10,000 (7,635.34 pounds) to US$ 20,000 (15,270.67 pounds)… Read More »

Exclusive – Chinese-Mexican man at centre of US$205 million seizure could be extradited to Mexico in days: lawyer

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK: A Chinese-Mexican businessman accused of drug trafficking could be handed over by U.S. authorities to Mexican authorities as early as next week as he has nearly exhausted his legal options, ending a years-long extradition battle, his lawyer told Reuters. Zhenli Ye Gon’s July 2007 arrest in the United States and the seizure of… Read More »

Arrest of several dual-national Iranians could be politically motivated

BEIRUT/WASHINGTON: Montreal academic Homa Hoodfar was preparing to return to Canada from Iran in March when agents from Iran’s powerful paramilitary Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps raided her Tehran home and took her laptop, phone, books and passport, her family said. Over the course of the next three months, Hoodfar, an Iranian, Canadian and Irish citizen,… Read More »