US Must Support Ethiopia’s ‘Fragile’ Reforms, Diplomat Says

Advertisements The United States ought to strengthen its ties to Ethiopia following unprecedented reforms within the East African nation, a high U.S. diplomat stated Wednesday. Tibor Nagy, the newly appointed assistant secretary of the U.S. Bureau of African Affairs, advised members of a House Foreign Affairs subcommittee in Washington that Ethiopia has earned reward for …

US Lawmakers Urge Export Restrictions Targeting China’s Xinjiang

Advertisements BEIJING —  Two U.S. lawmakers are urging the extension of more durable American export restrictions to forestall gross sales of kit that may very well be utilized in China’s huge safety clampdown focusing on the Xinjiang area’s native Muslim inhabitants. Senator Marco Rubio and Representative Chris Smith need international entities, together with companies, analysis …

Trump: Apple Can Avoid Tariffs by Shifting Production to US

Advertisements President Donald Trump concedes that some Apple Inc. merchandise might turn into costlier if his administration imposes “large” extra tariffs on Chinese-made items, however he says the tech firm can repair the issue by shifting manufacturing to the U.S. “Start constructing new crops now. Exciting!” Trump mentioned Saturday in a tweet aimed on the …

Trump Speaks on Phone with South Korea’s President

Advertisements WHITE HOUSE —  U.S. President Donald Trump spoke on the cellphone Tuesday together with his South Korean counterpart, Moon Jae-in, relating to the newest developments on the Korean peninsula. According to White House officers, Moon briefed Trump on Seoul’s plan to dispatch a particular envoy to Pyongyang on Wednesday, and promised to offer the …