— Marianne Levine President Donald Trump launched political attacks even as his administration has offered conflicting assessments of the risk. “I was criticized by the Democrats when I closed the Country down to China many weeks ahead of what almost everyone recommended. Saved many lives,” Trump wrote on Twitter. “DemsContinue Reading

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption The Taekwang factory is among those employing Uighurs Thousands of Muslims from China’s Uighur minority group are working under coercive conditions at factories that supply some of the world’s biggest brands, a new report says. The Australian Strategic Policy Institute said this was theContinue Reading

Washington’s Peace Envoy, Zalmay Khalilzad, who served as America’s first ambassador to Afghanistan after the 2001 U.S. invasion, spent the past 17 months running on-again, off-again talks with the Taliban to hammer out the agreement. The U.S.-Taliban deal signed Saturday in the Middle Eastern State of Qatar envisions the releaseContinue Reading