south china sea
On Friday, China ordered the closing of the U.S. Consulate in Chengdu, in rapid retaliation for the closing of its consulate in Houston.
Trump signed the bills supporting Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters, even as he expressed some concerns about complicating the effort to work out a trade deal.
The two vessels sailed close to the Paracel Islands on Sunday -- a move likely to anger Beijing.
The president is due to give a speech about his national security plans later on Monday.
The storm hit just days ahead of the APEC summit of Asia-Pacific leaders.
The Trump administration’s most avid proponent of war against China, Steve Bannon, has departed the White House. At least
How it might actually be fought.
By Peter Valente, Project Assistant, East-West Center in Washington. Note: this article originally appeared in the East-West
Beijing is reviving the ancient Silk Road routes and claiming the South China Sea like America once claimed the Caribbean.
The message from the U.S. is that China should be more like us. But Americans should be careful what they wish for.