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Baghdad orders Kurdistan region to hand over borders, ports
Iraq's central government in Baghdad is ordering the country's Kurdish region to hand over all border crossings and airports to federal government control late Sunday night, hours before the region is set to carry out a controversial referendum
Mnuchin says use of costly gov't jet was necessary for 'secure communications'
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin defended his use of a costly government jet to make the short journey from New York City to Washington D.C. following an August meeting in Trump Tower. When asked about the travel by co-anchor Martha Raddatz on ABC News’ “This Week,” Mnuchin responded that it was
Iranian Guard drills near Iraq ahead of Kurdish referendum
Iran's powerful Revolutionary Guard has begun a military exercise in the northwestern Kurdish region near the Iraqi border ahead of a Kurdish independence referendum in the neighboring country
'This Week' Transcript 9-24-17: Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, Sen. Bill Cassidy, and Sen. Lindsey Graham
THIS IS A RUSH TRANSCRIPT FOR SEPTEMBER 24, 2017 AND WILL BE UPDATED. MARTHA RADDATZ , ABC NEWS: And let's bring in Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin . With all the urgent issues -- Korea, health care, why is the president etch talking about NFL players and disinviting NBA players to the White
Treasury Secretary: NFL players can have First Amendment rights 'off the field'
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin discusses President Trump's NFL comments, North Korean nuclear threats and more on "This Week" Sunday.
NKorea: Trump insult makes attack on US 'more inevitable'
North Korea's foreign minister told world leaders Saturday that US President Donald Trump's insult calling the country's leader Kim Jong Un "rocket man" makes "our rocket's visit to the entire U.S. mainland inevitable all the more."
Iraq seeks other nations' help to build a nuclear reactor
Iraq's foreign minister is asking nuclear countries for help building a nuclear reactor for peaceful purposes, saying the country has a right to use atomic power peacefully under the Nuclear Nonproliferation Treaty.
China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea
China imposes limit on oil supply to North Korea in new pressure over nuclear, missile ambitions
In defiance to US, Iran unveils latest missile during parade
Iran's Revolutionary Guard unveils its latest ballistic missile that can reach much of Mideast, including Israel
The Latest: Kurd leader says referendum will go forward
President of Iraq's Kurdish region says controversial referendum on independence will go forward, despite increasingly urgent calls from international community to delay