Friday, 24 May 2019 14:12 WIB
Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has denied reports that between 5,000 and 10,000 U.S. troops could be sent to the Middle East to defend against a potential threat by Iran.
"There is no 10,000. There's no 5,000. That's not accurate," he told reporters, referring to a Reuters report that the Pentagon was considering sending 5,000 defensive troops to the region, and...
FISCAL & MONETARY
Thursday, 23 May 2019 01:16 WIB
The voting members of the Federal Open Market Committee seemed comfortable with their patient stance on interest rate, agreeing it could last for "some time," according to minutes of their April 30- May 1 meeting released Wednesday.
Even if global economic and financial conditions improve, a wait-and-see approach was warranted, the officials said. Officials were split on the...