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With Beijing’s military nearby, the United States sends two aircraft carriers to the South China Sea

The Chinese maritime authorities said at the end of June that an expansion of the South China Sea around the Paracel Islands – called Xisha Islands in Chinese – would be prohibited for other ships during the first five days of July while Chinese military exercises were taking place there. The Chinese government has had no immediate public reaction to …

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China criticizes Canada for criticizing the Hong Kong security law

WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) – China shot back in Canada on Saturday after criticizing Beijing’s national security law for Hong Kong. This is the second complaint in a week that has increased the strain on their bilateral relations. FILE PHOTO: Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attends a press conference at Rideau Cottage as efforts to curb the spread of coronavirus disease …

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The United States is trying to protect the lobster industry and is threatening tariffs on China

FILE PHOTO: Lobsters are seen in a box after being brought in by a Lobsterman in Stonington, Maine, the United States, on July 5, 2017. REUTERS / Shannon Stapleton WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump signed a memorandum to protect American lobster fishermen who have found export markets are drying up. “If these purchase commitments are not met, the …

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Dow Jones Futures Whipsaw on Trump Advisor Peter Navarros China Trade Deal Statements | Investor’s Business Daily

Dow Jones futures were unchanged early Tuesday, as were S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq futures after a short, wild overnight action. DJIA futures dipped after White House trade official Peter Navarro said the China trade agreement was “over”. But DJIA futures eliminated whip losses when Navarro said he didn’t say the US would cancel the first phase trade agreement. President …

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Trump’s lifting of Hong Kong’s special status hurts the US more than China (opinion)

Few would deny that Beijing’s national security law, which allows Beijing to define secession, subversion, terrorism, or interference by foreign forces, paves the way for worrying restrictions on the civil liberties of Hong Kong citizens. But once again, President Trump has chosen a dramatic but doomed policy that will do little harm to China and further isolate the United States …

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Global Report: China Suspends US Poultry Imports From Business Affected By Covid-19 | World news

China has suspended imports of poultry products from a Coransas-based meat processor’s plant, Tyson Inc, which is affected by the coronavirus because of difficulties in controlling an outbreak in Beijing. ChinaThe general customs administration said on its website that it had decided to stay after the company confirmed an accumulation of Covid 19 cases at the Springdale facility. Tyson’s spokesman …

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Trump says China controls Bitcoin – but its government supports it.

The Bolton book reveals President Trump’s suspicions of Bitcoin, but his government’s actions support Bitcoin and Ethereum at the expense of other cryptocurrencies. National Security Advisor John R. Bolton, yellow notepad in hand, listens to President Donald J. … [+] Trump at the Oval Office July 18, 2019 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Jabin Botsford) The Washington Post on Getty …

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Trump says he has withheld sanctions against the Xinjiang camps because of ongoing trade talks with China

President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump ridiculed for his low participation in the Trump Rally proposes laws that would put people who burn the flag for a year in jail. Trump defiantly returns to the campaign phase said on Friday that he has held back sanctions against China for Beijing’s detention of Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang Province due to ongoing trade negotiations …

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