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Trump shifts from provoking to engaging to pressuring China - WTOP;

Trump shifts from provoking to engaging to pressuring China - WTOP

WTOPTrump shifts from provoking to engaging to pressuring ChinaWTOPWASHINGTON (AP) — The White House is suddenly engaged in a multipronged pressure campaign against Beijing, born of frustration with the limited results of China's much-touted cooperation on ending North Korea's nuclear threat. On Thursday, the ...and more »

50% off - Japan Today;

50% off - Japan Today

Japan Today50% offJapan TodayRelations between China and the United States soured on Friday as Beijing fumed over U.S. arms sales to Taiwan and U.S. sanctions against a Chinese bank linked to North Korea. The sudden U.S. actions and China's angry response mark a break from the ...and more »

US, Japan Equip Long-Range Missiles on Warplanes in Case of North Korean Nuclear Test - Breitbart News;

US, Japan Equip Long-Range Missiles on Warplanes in Case of North Korean Nuclear Test - Breitbart News

Breitbart NewsUS, Japan Equip Long-Range Missiles on Warplanes in Case of North Korean Nuclear TestBreitbart NewsThe U.S. and Japan have equipped their warplanes with long-range Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missiles (JASSM), ideal weapons for taking out targets such as North Korea's mobile missile launchers from great distances. South Korean defense officials ...and more »

Three ways Trump put China on notice over North Korea this week - The San Diego Union-Tribune;

Three ways Trump put China on notice over North Korea this week - The San Diego Union-Tribune

The San Diego Union-TribuneThree ways Trump put China on notice over North Korea this weekThe San Diego Union-TribuneFILE - In this Friday, April 7, 2017 file photo, U.S. President Donald Trump gestures as he and Chinese President Xi Jinping walk together after their meetings at Mar-a-Lago in Palm Beach, Fla. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File). Luis GomezContact Reporter.and more »

Trump took over the “education” of Pyongyang - www.MICEtimes.asia (press release);

Trump took over the “education” of Pyongyang - www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)

www.MICEtimes.asia (press release)Trump took over the “education” of Pyongyangwww.MICEtimes.asia (press release)US patience to the actions of the authorities of North Korea came to an end, and so the Americans are going to take some serious action, forcing the DPRK to stop nuclear and missile tests. This was stated by the President of the United States Donald ...and more »

Malaysia Stops Issuing Permits for North Korean Workers, Official Says - benarnews;

Malaysia Stops Issuing Permits for North Korean Workers, Official Says - benarnews

benarnewsMalaysia Stops Issuing Permits for North Korean Workers, Official SaysbenarnewsA Malaysian police car is parked outside the North Korean embassy in Kuala Lumpur, March 12, 2017. AFP. Malaysian authorities have deported all North Korean workers and stopped issuing work permits for citizens from communist nation, a senior ...and more »

Trump to Xi: The Honeymoon Is Over - The American Interest

Trump to Xi: The Honeymoon Is OverThe American InterestThree months after their friendly Mar-a-Lago summit, the honeymoon between Donald Trump and Xi Jinping may officially be over. Signs of tension have been accumulating for weeks, from Rex Tillerson's threat of secondary sanctions over North Korea to ...and more »

The need for a new US policy toward North Korea - People's World;

The need for a new US policy toward North Korea - People's World

People's WorldThe need for a new US policy toward North KoreaPeople's WorldU.S. Air Force nuclear-capable B-1B bombers, left, and second left, and South Korean F-15k fighter jets fly over the Korean Peninsula on June 20. The United States flew the two supersonic bombers over the Korean Peninsula in a show of force against ...and more »

Trump reverses US policy on China - New Kerala

Trump reverses US policy on ChinaNew KeralaNew York [U.S.], June 30 : President Donald Trump's honeymoon period with Chinese President Xi Jinping has ended abruptly as U.S. has entered into a $1.4 billion arms sale deal to Taiwan, labeled China one of the world's worst human traffickers and ...and more »

China sanguine as Trump-Xi 'bromance' sours over North Korea, Taiwan - Reuters;

China sanguine as Trump-Xi 'bromance' sours over North Korea, Taiwan - Reuters

ReutersChina sanguine as Trump-Xi 'bromance' sours over North Korea, TaiwanReutersFILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump welcomes Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago state in Palm Beach, Florida, U.S., April 6, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/File Photo. By Ben Blanchard and Christian Shepherd | BEIJING. BEIJING China ...and more »

China calls latest US measures over North Korea “errors” - NK News;

China calls latest US measures over North Korea “errors” - NK News

NK NewsChina calls latest US measures over North Korea “errors”NK NewsThe Thursday imposition of U.S. measures on a Chinese bank, entity and individuals for links to North Korea could affect bilateral cooperation on the matter, a Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesperson warned on Friday. The comments were made at ...and more »

US blacklists China bank, revving up pressure over North Korea - The Herald-News;

US blacklists China bank, revving up pressure over North Korea - The Herald-News

The Herald-NewsUS blacklists China bank, revving up pressure over North KoreaThe Herald-NewsFILE - In this Wednesday, June 28, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump speaks during an energy roundtable with tribal, state and local leaders in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, in Washington. Trump‚Äôs latest tweets attacking a female TV ...and more »

REFILE-Blacklisted China bank cited as a North Korea conduit to global finance - Reuters UK

REFILE-Blacklisted China bank cited as a North Korea conduit to global financeReuters UKBEIJING, June 30 Washington's move to shut off Bank of Dandong from the U.S. financial system punishes a small regional Chinese lender with what U.S. authorities say has been an outsized exposure to North Korea and its banned nuclear and missile ...and more »

Trump sanctions Chinese bank to rein in North Korea - KESQ;

Trump sanctions Chinese bank to rein in North Korea - KESQ

KESQTrump sanctions Chinese bank to rein in North KoreaKESQWASHINGTON (CNNMoney) - The Trump administration on Thursday moved to block a Chinese bank with alleged illicit financial ties to North Korea from gaining access to the U.S. banking system. In an effort to increase pressure on North Korea to curb its ...and more »

China condemns US sanctions over 'North Korea funding' - BBC News;

China condemns US sanctions over 'North Korea funding' - BBC News

BBC NewsChina condemns US sanctions over 'North Korea funding'BBC NewsChina has reacted angrily to a US decision to impose sanctions on a Chinese bank accused of laundering North Korean money. A foreign ministry spokesman urged the US to "stop wrongful actions" to avoid harming co-operation. The US announced the ...and more »

Donald Trump-Xi Jinping honeymoon over: US sells arms to Taiwan, sanctions Chinese bank over North Korea - Firstpost;

Donald Trump-Xi Jinping honeymoon over: US sells arms to Taiwan, sanctions Chinese bank over North Korea - Firstpost

FirstpostDonald Trump-Xi Jinping honeymoon over: US sells arms to Taiwan, sanctions Chinese bank over North KoreaFirstpostIn a series of quick blows aimed at Beijing, US president Donald Trump's administration has seemingly reversed its China policy, signalling a new tumultuous phase in the relations between the two world's biggest economies. Within the span of a week ...and more »

United States targets Chinese bank, company, two individuals over North Korea - Zee News;

United States targets Chinese bank, company, two individuals over North Korea - Zee News

Zee NewsUnited States targets Chinese bank, company, two individuals over North KoreaZee NewsA Treasury statement identified the bank as the Bank of Dandong and the firm as Dalian Global Unity Shipping Co Ltd. It identified the two individuals as Sun Wei and Li Hong Ri. . Reuters| Last Updated: Friday, June 30, 2017 - 16:00. Comment. 0. Comment.and more »

North Koreans who dared escape Kim Jong-un's brutal regime face execution and rape - Daily Star;

North Koreans who dared escape Kim Jong-un's brutal regime face execution and rape - Daily Star

Daily StarNorth Koreans who dared escape Kim Jong-un's brutal regime face execution and rapeDaily StarBEATINGS, interrogation and even execution await a group of North Koreans who fled the secret state in terror, a new report revealed. 0. By Zoe Drewett / Published 30th June 2017. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded ...and more »

China slams US for 'wrongful' sanctions on Chinese bank - Yahoo News;

China slams US for 'wrongful' sanctions on Chinese bank - Yahoo News

Yahoo NewsChina slams US for 'wrongful' sanctions on Chinese bankYahoo NewsChina slammed the United States on Friday for its decision to slap unprecedented sanctions on a Chinese bank accused of laundering North Korean cash. "We urge the US side to stop their wrongful actions on this issue to avoid any effect on other ...and more »

China not doing enough on North Korea: US (Eds: repeating after changes in intro) By Lalit K Jha - India.com;

China not doing enough on North Korea: US (Eds: repeating after changes in intro) By Lalit K Jha - India.com

India.comChina not doing enough on North Korea: US (Eds: repeating after changes in intro) By Lalit K JhaIndia.comWashington, Jun 30 (PTI) China is not doing enough on North Korea which continues to violate international norms by conducting nuclear and missile tests, US National Security Advisor Lt Gen H R McMaster has said. “I don't think China is doing enough ...and more »