US review of ‘ban on preemptive use of nuclear weapons’… “Allies all oppose”

The U.S. Navy’s Seawolf-class nuclear attack submarine Connecticut departs from Kitsap Naval Base in Bremerton, Washington, on May 27. Bremerton = AFP Yonhap News While the Joe Biden administration is reviewing a “No First Use” policy, allies are lobbying against the U.S. government one after another. This is because, if the policy of ‘prohibiting the […]

High-level calls between the US and China over ‘trade conflict’… China’s “removal of tariffs” vs. US “concerns about state-led policy”

U.S. says China does not faithfully implement phase 1 trade dealChina counters “continuous implementation despite infectious disease” Composite image of American and Chinese flags. Getty Images Bank The U.S. and China have engaged in a tense nerve battle over a video call between high-level trade representatives. While the US raised concerns about China’s ‘government-led’ policy, […]

High-level calls between the US and China over ‘trade conflict’… China’s “removal of tariffs” vs. US “concerns about state-led policy”

Composite image of American and Chinese flags. Getty Images Bank The U.S. and China have engaged in a tense nerve battle over a video call between high-level trade representatives. While the US raised concerns about China’s ‘government-led’ policy, China responded by demanding the elimination of additional tariffs from the US. Both countries are targeting each […]

Twisted ‘Biden vote’ US refugee policy… Texas governor ‘abandoned duty’

A temporary settlement for Haitian refugees has been formed on the 24th of this month in Delio, Texas, which borders the Mexican border. Delio = AP Yonhap News The recent massive influx of Haitian refugees has left the Joe Biden administration in a dilemma as both sides of the revolution have been confronted with offensive […]

U.S. approves arms sales to Taiwan… China ‘controls the water level’ amid protests

While pointing out that “a false signal to Taiwan’s independence forces”Borrowing the form of ‘Q&A from reporters’ instead of an official statement The Paladin self-propelled howitzer, the main self-propelled artillery of the US military, fires shells. Hankook Ilbo file photo The Joe Biden administration has allowed arms exports to Taiwan for the first time since […]

U.S. approves arms sales to Taiwan… China ‘controls the water level’ amid protests

The Paladin self-propelled howitzer, the main self-propelled artillery of the US military, fires shells. Hankook Ilbo file photo The Joe Biden administration has allowed arms exports to Taiwan for the first time since taking office in January this year. Taiwan is sympathetic, but China protests, saying the US has violated the ‘one China’ principle. However, […]