Donald Trump

  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
    Category:
    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.
  3. U.S. weighs warship passage through Taiwan Strait

    The United States is considering sending a warship through the Taiwan Strait, U.S. officials say, in a move that could provoke a sharp reaction from Beijing at a time when Sino-U.S. ties are under pressure from trade disputes and the North Korean nuclear crisis.

    Region:
    Asia
    Category:
    Politics
    A U.S. warship passage, should it happen, could be seen in Taiwan as a fresh sign of support by President Donald Trump after a series of Chinese military drills around the self-ruled island.