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China's latest trade war card is not as strong as Beijing believes

On Monday, he laid a wreath on a monument that took place to Long March, a fabulous retreat during the Chinese Civil War, which helped cement Mao Zedong's rise to power. Could this be a sign that a similar long-term struggle will be needed in the growing trade war with the United States? Maybe not. But the correct interpretation of …

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Iran quadruple production of enriched uranium, officials say

May 19: The fast-paced support ship USNS Arctic transports cargo to the Nimitz class vessel USS Abraham Lincoln during a seafront retreat in the Arabian Sea. (Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Jeff Sherman / USA Navy via AP) Iran, Iran – Iran celebrated its uranium change production capacity in conjunction with tensions with the US over Tehran's nuclear program, said …

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Lawmakers Break Ramadan Fast on Capitol Hill

WASHINGTON – As the House's day wound up on Monday, a sumptuous feast was laid out in the Capitol Visitor Center. Dates, spiced rice, baked pumpkin, salad and fruit – and cans of whipped cream for sundaes. It was all prepared for iftar, the meal eaten every night after sunset to break fast during Ramadan, Islam's holiest month, and it …

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Indonesia election: Joko Widodo wins second term Indonesia News

Indonesia's President Joko Widodo has beaten rival Prabowo Subianto to win a second term in office, the country's election commission has said, in an announcement that came hours before opposition protesters were set to protest against the final results of last month's vote. 19659002] The commission was expected to announce the official results on Wednesday but, in a surprise move, …

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Palestinian Business Leaders Reject Trump's Economic Overture

JERUSALEM – Palestinian businessmen have a message for the White House: Keep your money. Promising tens of billions of dollars in foreign investment as part of its peace plan for the Mideast, the Trump administration announced in "economic workshop" in Bahrain next month to show Palestinian business leaders the potential windfall they would receive under the American proposal, which has …

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Shelby is looking for answers to "American Taliban" John Walker Lindh's early release

The so-called "American Taliban" John Walker Lindh is scheduled to be released Thursday – year earlier than his 20-year prison sentence to help the extremist Muslim group – and then Richard Shelby, R-Ala., Want answers. Alabama senior senator sent a letter Monday to the executive director of the Federal Bureau of Prisons, worried that federal officials may not be prepared …

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Iran is right from Trumps North Korea's playbook

Trump administration uses its North Korea's playbook on Iran: Use a top-pressure campaign – the same nomenclature was used for Tehran and Pyongyang – to lock the opponent in a corner and then try to negotiate. Respond to a threat by escalating your own threat. Then negotiate to alleviate tensions and claim a victory. In the case of North Korea, …

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"Trade War" song with anti-US. The text goes viral in China

The trade war between the United States and China has renounced an unlikely success: a Chinese pop song about the economic conflict. It expresses anti-American views – and it's a big hit on China's social media. The song, called "Trade War", has gone viral on the Chinese messaging program WeChat as trade tensions escalate between the world's two largest economies. …

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Climate change chose defeat democrats for the Democrats 2020

The Australian Labor Party's amazing defeat can offer a cold and hard warning to Democrats who are counting on climate change to sweep them into victory in 2020. Running on a climate change platform, the Left Party lost a supposed "insoluble" election on Saturday to the Conservative Liberal / National Party Coalition, led by Prime Minister Scott Morrison, who once …

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Trumps Iran warns "the right" that the US "tightens the screws" on Tehran, Graham says.

President Trump is "doing the right thing" by warning Iran against military action against the United States, calling the latest management proposals a way to "tighten the screws" on the Tehran government, according to the Presidency Presidency Lindsey Graham. "If Iran wants to fight, it will be Iran's official end." Never hold faith in the United States again. [TrumptweetedSunday "The …

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