U.S. Opposition to Breast-Feeding Resolution Stuns World Health Officials

U.S. Opposition to Breast-Feeding Resolution Stuns World Health Officials

A decision to encourage breast-feeding was anticipated to be accredited shortly and simply by the lots of of presidency delegates who gathered this spring in Geneva for the United Nations-affiliated World Health Assembly. Based on a long time of analysis, the decision says that mom’s milk is healthiest for youngsters and international locations ought to […]

Pompeo Arrives in North Korea to Try to Curb Its Nuclear Program

Pompeo Arrives in North Korea to Try to Curb Its Nuclear Program

PYONGYANG, North Korea — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo landed in North Korea on Friday for a collection of talks aimed toward persuading the nation to surrender its nuclear and ballistic missile applications — a mission that in his conversations with no less than two exterior specialists he has stated was doomed from the outset. […]

How Trump Went From ‘Fire and Fury’ to Dismissing North Korean Nuclear Advances

How Trump Went From ‘Fire and Fury’ to Dismissing North Korean Nuclear Advances

“There’s not any starry-eyed feeling among the group doing this,” John R. Bolton, the nationwide safety adviser, insisted Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” saying that many of the major steps toward denuclearization could possibly be taken in a 12 months. In non-public, Trump administration officers say, Mr. Bolton’s view is identical because it was […]

U.S. Softens Demand That Countries Stop All Iran Oil Imports

U.S. Softens Demand That Countries Stop All Iran Oil Imports

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is softening its earlier demand that nations like China, India and Turkey finish all imports of Iranian oil by Nov. four, as a high State Department official on Monday mentioned the United States would permit decreased oil flows, in sure instances. “We are prepared to work with countries that are […]

Columbia Student Who Fought Sexual Violence Faces Child Sex Crime Charges

Columbia Student Who Fought Sexual Violence Faces Child Sex Crime Charges

A Columbia University pupil whose international marketing campaign towards rape and sexual abuse of kids earned him berths to talk alongside United Nations and State Department officers was himself charged this week with a sequence of intercourse crimes towards youngsters. In a grievance filed in federal court docket Tuesday towards the scholar, Joel Davis, 22, […]

The Summit Was Unprecedented, the Statement Vague and the Day Historic

The Summit Was Unprecedented, the Statement Vague and the Day Historic

Loose and ebullient, Mr. Trump took questions for 75 minutes, as his aides fidgeted of their chairs. It appeared a becoming finish to a summit assembly that, from the beginning, resembled a actuality TV present greater than a critical diplomatic train. Mr. Kim was overheard remarking to Mr. Trump that folks would assume they had […]

For All His Deals, Trump Has Never Faced an Adversary Like Kim Jong-un

For All His Deals, Trump Has Never Faced an Adversary Like Kim Jong-un

When Mr. Trump stated over the weekend that he would know “in one minute” after speaking with Mr. Kim whether or not the North Korean was able to denuclearize, it was a declaration that negotiating intuition, fairly than deep examine of the subject, was the best way to success. “Just my touch, my feel,” he […]

In the Trump Administration, Science Is Unwelcome. So Is Advice.

In the Trump Administration, Science Is Unwelcome. So Is Advice.

Mr. Bridenstine described his views as an “evolution.” Moments like these aren’t the norm, nonetheless. More than 1,000 members of the National Academy of Sciences signed a statement in April criticizing the Trump administration’s resolution to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement. “The dismissal of scientific evidence in policy formulation has affected wide […]

U.S. Issues Alert to Americans in China in Wake of Sonic Attack Fears

U.S. Issues Alert to Americans in China in Wake of Sonic Attack Fears

American officers declined to say when the testing in Guangzhou would conclude. Those who want additional examination within the United States have been despatched to the University of Pennsylvania Center for Brain Injury and Repair, the place researchers examined the instances from Cuba. The consulate serves as a busy middle for issuing visas for Chinese […]