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ID: 4398 Media
For people on the go, a one stop for you to learn Mandarin from the news! 听新闻，学中文。给脚步匆匆的你带来新鲜简讯！
Tue Aug 27 2019 | Ellie, Yuan Lin
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|出席||chūxí||to attend; to participate; present|
|加征||jiāzhēng||to impose (a tax, fee, duty); to levy|
|其||qí||his; her; its|
|提议||tíyì||proposal; suggestion; to propose|
Měiguó zǒngtǒng Tángnàdé ·Tèlǎngpǔ rì chūxí jìngxuǎnhuódòng ，shòudào méitǐ jìzhě “rúhé jiāqiáng qiāngzhī guǎnkòng ”xúnwèn 。
First: US President Donald Trump attended the election campaign on the 15th and was questioned by media reporters on how to strengthen gun control.
tā huíyìng ，jìnqī qiāngjī cǎnàn zuì bù zài qiāng ，érshì qiāngshǒu yǒu “jīngshénbìng ”，tíyì “duō jiàn jīngshén kāngfù jīgòu ”。
He responded guns should not be blamed for the recent tragic shooting but that the gunman had a "mental illness" and proposed "to build more mental rehabilitation institutions.
Měiguó zǒngtǒng Tángnàdé ·Tèlǎngpǔ rì hé PíngguǒGōngsī shǒuxízhíxíngguān dìmǔ ·Kùkè huìwù 。
Second: US President Donald Trump met with Apple CEO Tim Cook on the 18th.
Kùkè jǐnggào shuō jiāzhēng guānshuì jiāng sǔnhài Píngguǒ jìngzhēnglì ，lìng qí zài hé Sānxīng de jìngzhēng zhōng chǔyú bùlì dìwèi 。
Cook warned that the addition of tariffs would damage Apple's competitiveness and put it at a disadvantage with Samsung.
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