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  • Is the United States losing the trade war with China?

    Trade negotiations have apparently made little headway in resolving the issues between the U.S. and China.

    www.washingtonpost.com
  • China Is Learning from Russian Military Interactions with the United States

    Lyle J. Goldstein Security, Asia A Chinese analysis contends that U.S. defense strategy will not only spark a great power arms race, but will have an unpredictable and negative impact on regional security in the Indo-Pacific region. An April 26, 2019, headline in the Chinese newspaper Global Times was quite typical: “The US takes the unusual step of threatening Russia with two aircraft carriers. Russia’s answer: that makes you a bigger target [美罕见用双航母威胁俄 俄回应:让你变大活靶].” In the new era of Kinzhal...

    The National Interest
  • Is Iran trying to drive a wedge between Europe and the United States?

    Washington has been at odds with Europe over Iran since the Trump administration abandoned the 2015 nuclear deal.

    Newsweek
  • Merkel: Europe must unite to stand up to China, Russia and US

    German chancellor also shares views on Brexit and climate crisis in interview Europe must reposition itself to stand up to the challenges posed by its three big global rivals, China, Russia and the US, Angela Merkel has said before her final European election as German chancellor. Facing challenges that range from Russian interference in elections to China’s economic clout and the US’s monopoly over digital services, Europe needs to get better at putting up a united front, Merkel said in a...

    the Guardian
  • Trump Claims New China Tariffs Help, Not Hurt, United States

    "Just sit back and watch!" Trump tweeted.

    Snopes.com
  • Trump claims new China tariffs help, not hurt, United States

    WASHINGTON (AP) " After U.S.-China trade talks broke off, President Donald Trump said that "conversations into the future will continue" but that new tariffs the U.S. imposed Friday on $200 billion in Chinese imports would remain despite Beijing's vow to retaliate.Trump said in an afternoon tweet that the tariffs "may or may not be removed" depending on the future negotiations.Earlier, in a series of blustering morning tweets, Trump claimed the new tariffs will help rather than [

    The Palm Beach Post
  • Trump claims new China tariffs help, not hurt, United States

    WASHINGTON (AP) " President Donald Trump said Friday that trade talks between China and the U.S. were continuing in a "very congenial manner" despite new tariffs the U.S. imposed Friday on $200 billion in Chinese imports and Beijing's vow to retaliate.In a series of blustering morning tweets, Trump also claimed the new tariffs will help rather than hurt the U.S. and bring "FAR MORE wealth." He offered a proposal he said would ease any negative impact on U.S. farmers from lost sales to [

    The Palm Beach Post