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SUNS # 8687 Friday 25 May 2018
 
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Trade : US intensifies trade war on several nations (PRIV)
(D. Ravi Kanth, Geneva)
As the United States intensifies its "unilateral" trade war on several nations, India has launched dispute settl ement proceedings against the US at the World Trade Organization over Washington' s controversial additional duties imposed on imports of steel and aluminium u nder Section 232 of its Trade Expansion Act of 1962, the national security provi sions.

Trade : India initiates dispute at WTO over US tariffs on steel, aluminium (PRIV)
(Kanaga Raja, Geneva)
India has initiated a dispute at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) over the additional duties imposed by the United States on imports of steel and aluminium products.

Trade : WTO Members propose retaliation over US steel, aluminium tariffs (PRIV)
(Kanaga Raja, Geneva)
Several members of the World Trade Organisation have over the past few days notified the WTO's Council for Tra de in Goods of their plans to suspend concessions and other obligations on import s of goods from the United States in response to the US imposition of additional tariffs on imports of steel and aluminium products.

Mexico : Indigenous peoples recover native languages (PRIV)
(IPS, Guelatao)
Angel Santiago is a Mexican teen ager who speaks one of the variations of the Zapotec language that exists in the state of Oaxaca, in the southwest of Mexico.


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