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TAIWAN – CHINA
Taiwan to deploy missiles against China, where there is talk of reunification by force
For the first time, Taiwanese Defence Minister Feng Shih-kuan said the island can strike in China targets, up to 1,500 km. Both sides start a military buildup. Trump is set to deliver new sophisticated weapons to Taiwan.
01/02/2017 12:59:00 INDIA - USA
Christian leader: not just Trump, India does not welcome Muslims either
World opinion is shocked by the US President decision to block the entry of citizens from seven Muslim majority countries. In India, an amendment to the Citizenship Act provides for a similar solution. Muslims are excluded altogether. They may be naturalized persecuted minorities in neighboring countries, especially Hindus.
20/09/2017 10:18:00 UN - IRAN - USA
UN, Trump attacks Iranian "rogue" and threatens "the end of the regime"
Iran, accused on a paar with North Korea of being a "rogue state". He speaks of "murderous regime" that promotes "destabilizing activities". Rouhani: If it reneges on nuclear agreement, the US will lose "credibility". Zarif: Speech from the Middle Ages.
11/08/2017 16:18:00 KOREA
China to be neutral if Kim attacks the US. Mattis now hopes in a diplomatic solution
After the verbal joust between Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un, the US Secretary of Defence stresses that a war in Korea would be "catastrophic." The Chinese Communist Party's Global Times writes that if the United States and South Korea attack North Korea, China will have to intervene to prevent it.
16/11/2016 08:59:00 CHINA-US
Yuan value falls, bad and good for the US
The renminbi fell to 6.86 against the US dollar, its lowest value in eight years. Depreciation favors Chinese exports. For Trump (and Obama) China is a "currency manipulator". But with a diving Chinese yuan, capital transfers abroad increase.
21/09/2017 09:45:00 UN - IRAN - UNITED STATES
UN: Rouhani defends nuclear deal, criticizing "the ignorant and hateful" Trump
The Iranian leader replies to the "ignorant, absurd, and hateful" speech of the US President, calling it "unsuitable" for the United Nations Assistance. Iran will remain faithful to the covenant, but is ready to respond "resolutely" to external violations. The US will end up "destroying their own credibility".
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