US Vice President Pence says NAFTA deal possible in several weeks

The flags of Canada Mexico and the U.S. are seen on a lectern before a joint news conference on the closing of the seventh round of NAFTA talks in Mexico City Mexico

The US conducted the military action jointly with Britain and France in response to alleged chemical weapons use by the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Pence also met with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to talk about the renegotiation of NAFTA.

Calling the strike "successful" and an "extraordinary success", Trump said the strike "degraded and crippled" and "significantly eroded" Syria's ability to use chemical weapons.

Pence said the US, Britain and France "delivered a clear and unambiguous message to the Syrian regime".

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Saudi Arabia pushed for a tough, unified stance against Iran at the annual gathering of the 22-member Arab League. President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi said, "it is not just the issue of Arabs, but an issue of rightness against force".

Trump often improvises his remarks and is known for bold declarations in person and on his Twitter account.

Shortly before Trump's address to the nation Friday night, Pence was whisked away from the summit in his motorcade so he could return to his hotel to inform congressional leaders of the pending missile strikes.

Unlike past appearances at global summits, the vice president had to dive into the packed agenda on short notice.

Pence credited the strong leadership of President Trump and US allies for conducting what he says was a successful strike with no reported civilian casualties.

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Nonetheless Gardner talked about Courses had promised him he'd do nothing to intervene with Colorado's sturdy marijuana market. During the 2016 presidential campaign, candidate Trump said states should be able to decide their own marijuana policies.

"The U.S. put on the table 75 percent instead of 85 percent for the regional content value of the vehicle and its core components", AMIA president Eduardo Solis said in a statement.

Pence said they simply had a difference of opinion and some issues were "set aside, for a later date".

But US relations with Mexico had soured in recent weeks as US President Donald Trump has sought to link the trade talks to Mexican efforts to stop migrants illegally crossing the border into the US, and ordered National Guard troops to the border.

Pence said he was "very hopeful" that Mexico, Canada and the USA were close to an agreement on the negotiated trade pact. He warned that if it could not be overhauled to better protect USA interests, Washington would pull out of the pact.

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Kaepernick has continued working out in hopes of landing another job in the NFL . Seattle doesn't have a backup quarterback on their roster.

Several top advisers, such as Mr. Trump's national security adviser, John R. Bolton, and the nominee for secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, as well as the White House chief of staff, John F. Kelly, were told of the selection, officials said.

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