China confirms the arrest of two Canadians for espionage.

China confirms the arrest of two Canadians for espionage.

The two men were arrested in December 2018 and detained. Canada accuses Beijing of taking revenge for the arrest of an executive of the Chinese company Huawei. The diplomatic crisis between Beijing and Ottawa is getting worse. China announced Thursday (May 16th) the formal arrest of two Canadians detained since December 2018 for spying. According […]

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Taiwan accuses China of strengthening infiltration operations

Taiwan accuses China of strengthening infiltration operations

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-Wen accused China of reinforcing its infiltration operations and interference in Taiwan and asked national security agencies to oppose the Beijing initiatives. “The Chinese Communist Party continues to carry out provocative acts, destroying the status quo on both sides of the Taiwan Strait,” she told reporters after a meeting on national security […]

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Trump's ultimatum to China could be costly for American families

Trump’s ultimatum to China could be costly for American families

The president Donald trump wants to raise tariffs on all Chinese imports, which may cost US households $ 2,300. “I am a man who believes in tariffs”. Donald Trump does not derogate from this promise made last December. The US president has just hardened the tone against China with whom trade negotiations are underway in […]

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Withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan: Washington agrees with Moscow and Beijing

Withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan: Washington agrees with Moscow and Beijing

It is a key agreement for the future of Afghanistan. The United States said Friday that it agrees with their Russian and Chinese rivals on a key point in the peace talks in Afghanistan: the withdrawal of foreign troops from the country. Zalmay Khalilzad, the US envoy for Afghanistan, met with Chinese and Russian emissaries […]

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The return to the nuclear risk between Washington and Moscow, but also Beijing

The return to the nuclear risk between Washington and Moscow, but also Beijing

Putting their threat to execution, the Americans trigger their withdrawal from a nuclear treaty with Moscow at the end of the Cold War. They accuse the Russians of not respecting it any more, but especially want to have their hands free against China. In the wake, Putin did the same. Euromissile crisis airs between two […]

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Tsai Ing-wen calls on the international community to defend democracy

Tsai Ing-wen calls to defend democracy

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen on Saturday called for the support of the international community to defend democratic values ​​and the way of life on the autonomous island, while Beijing renewed its threats against Taiwan. “We hope the international community will take this seriously and support and help us,” Tsai Ing-wen told reporters, referring to Chinese […]

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Xi Jinping promises Taiwan reunification

Xi Jinping promises Taiwan reunification

Xi Jinping promises reunification in Taiwan and challenges his Taiwanese counterpart Tsai Ing-wen by reiterating that Beijing will not give up the force to recover the island. According to the Chinese president, “Taiwan’s independence will only lead to deadlock” and “China must be reunited”. Xi Jinping, Chinese President: “The Chinese should not fight against their […]

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Mike Pompeo Kim Jong Un ready to allow inspectors on dismantled nuclear site

Mike Pompeo : Kim Jong Un ready to allow inspectors on dismantled nuclear site

Seoul (AFP) – US Chief of Diplomacy Mike Pompeo announced Monday that international inspectors would be allowed to visit the nuclear test site dismantled by Pyongyang, after meeting with Kim Jong Un, who he said produced “significant progress “on denuclearization. The US secretary of state met the North Korean leader Sunday in the North Korean […]

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Washington wants to limit china's commercial exchanges, says Ross

Washington wants to limit china’s commercial exchanges, says Ross

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States could be increasingly uncompromising with its trading partners, as it has done with Canada and Mexico for the new Alena, to heighten pressure on China. said Friday the US Secretary of Commerce in an interview with Reuters. A provision of the new United States-Mexico-Canada Tripartite Trade Agreement (USMCA, USMCA), […]

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