On December 13, the U.S. and China announced that both sides have reached an interim Phase One trade deal that will mutually reduce some tariffs on U.S. and Chinese imports and boost Chinese purchases of U.S. agricultural, energy and manufactured goods.Read more
On October 14, Nigeria closed all of its land borders to curb food smuggling as well as the entry of weapons and drugs into the country, making it the latest African nation to adopt such measures. The border closure has recently been extended until at least January 31, 2020.Read more
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