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Donald Trump walks back 'national emergency' threat as US govt shutdown becomes longest ever in country's history

Credit: Firstpost- Published 6 days ago
US president Donald Trump has no escape route from America's government shutdown of his own making than to declare a national emergency so he can funnel funds from his own government departments to build his promised border wall along the US Mexico border.
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