NATO Allies Prepare to Push Back at Trump (but Not Too Much)

NATO Allies Prepare to Push Back at Trump (however Not Too Much)

Robin Niblett, director of Chatham House, mentioned that the Europeans ought to reply by telling Mr. Trump that “NATO is a success story, with increased military spending across the board and two new commands.” But one other worry, he and others mentioned, is that Mr. Trump will search to cut price — “to conflate trade […]

Opinion

Opinion

But NATO shouldn’t be a golf membership, and cash, the one factor Mr. Trump prizes, is only one, slim measure of the prices and advantages of belonging. This president has proven no understanding of the facility of partnership, and the reciprocal nature of its bonds, in an alliance that stands for one thing far greater […]

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 Sharpens Tone on North Korea: ‘The World Is a Gangster’

Pompeo Sharpens Tone on North Korea: ‘The World Is a Gangster’

TOKYO — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo shot again at North Korean officers for characterizing American diplomatic conduct as gangster-like, saying on Sunday that if that have been true, then “the world is a gangster.” Mr. Pompeo was referring to comments made Saturday by North Korea’s Foreign Ministry that accused the Trump administration of pushing […]

Pompeo and North Korean Official Meet for 2nd Day of Talks

Pompeo and North Korean Official Meet for 2nd Day of Talks

“I did, I did, thank you for the accommodation,” Mr. Pompeo answered. The American delegation is staying on the Paekhwawon guesthouse, an elaborate facility simply outdoors Pyongyang, beside a small lake with a tiny island within the heart. The place has the texture of a minor Middle Eastern palace, with excessive ceilings, gold carpets and […]

Opinion

Opinion

President Trump’s subsequent two summits, first with NATO allies in Brussels, then with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin in Helsinki, Finland, will both restore American international management or kill it off, relying on how he performs our hand. Unity at NATO, adopted by a agency encounter with Mr. Putin, would reveal American resolve to face with […]

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Upset? Insulted? Heartbroken? Canadians, Tell Us How You Really Feel

Upset? Insulted? Heartbroken? Canadians, Tell Us How You Really Feel

TORONTO — Ottawa’s mayor, Jim Watson, is upset. He is so upset by President Trump’s unceasing barrage of verbal assaults on Canada, that he did one thing uncharacteristic for a mayor recognized to proudly sport a #boringmayor T-shirt: He declined the common invitation to the July four celebrations hosted by the American ambassador, Kelly Craft. […]

London Mayor Allows ‘Trump Baby’ Blimp for President’s Trip to U.K.

London Mayor Allows ‘Trump Baby’ Blimp for President’s Trip to U.Okay.

LONDON — Every week earlier than President Trump’s working go to to Britain, the mayor of London has allowed an extra participant within the metropolis’s welcome reception: an enormous orange balloon of the president depicted as a child in a diaper. The balloon is a part of “Stop Trump” protests deliberate for the go to […]

Trade War Between U.S. and China Moves From Threat to Reality

Trump’s Trade War Against China Is Officially Underway

WASHINGTON — A commerce warfare between the world’s two largest economies formally started on Friday morning because the Trump administration adopted via with its menace to impose tariffs on $34 billion price of Chinese merchandise, a major escalation of a battle that might harm corporations and shoppers in each the United States and China. The […]