[Bloomberg] Trump’s Firing of Manhattan Prosecutor Shows Escalating Battle

[Bloomberg] Merkel to Warn Trump That U.S. Tax Changes May Spark Retaliation

[The Hill] Obstacles mount for tax reform

[Reuters] Some bank bulls grow wary on policy uncertainty

[Bloomberg] Turkey’s Erdogan Calls Dutch `Fascists’ After Minister Grounded

[Spiegel] Assad’s Control Erodes as Warlords Gain Upper Hand

[Washington Post] As North Korea’s arsenal grows, experts see heightened risk of ‘miscalculation’

[FT] White House civil war breaks out over trade