The Chinese and Russian foreign ministers required a serene end to the “endless loop” on the Korean landmass as they met in New York for the UN General Assembly, Beijing said on Tuesday. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Russian partner Sergei Lavrov asked all gatherings to look for a “tranquil determination” to the
The chairman of the U.S. Senate’s East Asia subcommittee is asking China and 20 other nations on Monday to clamp down on North Korea by cutting ties, closing down diplomatic facilities and working to oust the country from the United Nations. As North Korea has defied U.N. Security resolutions to conduct nuclear and ballistic missile
A defiant North Korea has “categorically rejected” a UN Security Council resolution to step up sanctions against the country, saying the United States was “fired up” for confrontation and would soon face the “greatest pain” it had ever experienced. Key points: Japan and South Korea prepared to apply more pressure if North Korea refused to
China will set a due date for automakers to end offers of petroleum product controlled vehicles, a move went for pushing organizations to speed endeavors in creating electric vehicles for the world’s greatest auto showcase. Xin Guobin, the vice minister of industry and data innovation, said the legislature is working with different controllers on a
Hurricane Irma strengthened back into a Category 5 storm Friday night as it made landfall on the Camaguey Archipelago of Cuba with maximum sustained winds of 160 mph, according to the National Hurricane Center. Irma’s status as a Category 4 storm was relatively short-lived, having been downgraded from a Category 5 storm early Friday morning.
Here is the complete Obama statement as posted on his Facebook page: “Immigration can be a controversial topic. We all want safe, secure borders and a dynamic economy, and people of goodwill can have legitimate disagreements about how to fix our immigration system so that everybody plays by the rules. But that’s not what the
Flanked by Iraqi forces of all stripes, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi declared Mosul has been recaptured from ISIS. “From here, from the heart of the liberated and free Mosul, by the sacrifices of the Iraqis from all the provinces, we declare the great victory for all of Iraq and Iraqis,” al-Abadi announced Monday. “This is