China's engagement with the Middle East is multifarious and increasing.
(Reuters) - Hours after U.S. President Donald Trump described him as “stone-cold crooked,” Joe Biden, a leading Democratic contender in the 2020 race for the White House, vowed on Wednesday the Republican president is “not going to destroy me.” “Let me make something clear to Trump and his hatchet men and the special interests funding his attacks against me,” Biden...
September 30 (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia’s crown prince warned in an interview broadcast on Sunday that oil prices could spike to “unimaginably high numbers” if the world doesn’t come together to deter Iran, but said he preferred a political solution to a military one. Speaking to the CBS program “60 Minutes,” Mohammed bin Salman also denied ordering the killing of...
China says it rejects hegemonic thinking and power politics and strives to increase the representation of developing countries in international affairs.
September 25 (Reuters) - China’s top diplomat hit back at U.S. criticism on Tuesday, saying Beijing had no intention to “play the Game of Thrones on the world stage” and would respect U.S. interests, but it would not be threatened on trade or allow interference in its affairs, including Hong Kong. In an address on the sidelines of the annual...
The United States has cut more than US$ 160m in direct funding to Afghanistan
Sher Mohammad Abbas Stanikzai refused to be drawn on the many direct Taliban attacks which had killed ordinary men, women and children.
Continuing India-Pakstan war of words over Kashmir
There is no dearth of International relations scholars who argue that the Chinese model deserves a look by the US.
US warplanes dropped more than 7,300 munitions on Afghanistan in 2018, compared to 4,361 in 2017 and just 947 in 2015.