Politics

  1. U.S. shows new de facto embassy in Taiwan amid China tensions

    The United States unveiled a new $256 million representative office in Taiwan’s capital on Tuesday, a de facto embassy that underscores Washington’s strategic ties with the democratic, self-ruled island as it faces escalating tensions with China.

    Region:
    Asia
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    Politics
    US unveils de facto embassy in Taiwan amid China tensions
  2. Trump, Kim agree on denuclearization

    U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un pledged on Tuesday to work toward complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula while Washington committed to provide security guarantees for its old enemy.

    Region:
    World
    Category:
    Politics
    The United States and the DPRK commit to establish new U.S.-DPRK relations in accordance with the desire of the peoples of the two countries for peace and prosperity.