Trump walks out of shutdown talks with a ‘bye-bye

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US President Donald Trump has walked out of a meeting with Democratic leaders as negotiations broke down on the 19th day of a US government shutdown.The Republican president ended talks after Nancy Pelosi and Chuck Schumer stuck by their refusal to fund his planned US-Mexico border wall.Mr Trump called his meeting with the pair “a total waste of time”.Some 800,000 federal workers will go without pay this week for the first time since the shutdown began.

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