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    The White House appears headed for another showdown with Congress after Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said yesterday his agency wouldn’t meet House Democrats’ deadline to hand over President Donald Trump’s tax returns. North Korean leader Kim Jong Un says his country must deliver a “telling blow” to countries that impose sanctions on Pyongyang by becoming more economically self-reliant. And actor Geoffrey Rush has won a defamation suit against Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp.

    #OZYfact: Between November 2017, when Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa took office, and December 2018, 55 registered companies shut down — 10 percent more than over a similar period at the end of Robert Mugabe’s tenure. Read more on OZY.

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