A weapons stockpile and asymmetric warfare: how Taiwan could thwart an invasion by China – with America’s help

A weapons stockpile and asymmetric warfare: how Taiwan could thwart an invasion by China – with America’s help

Taipei, Taiwan CNN  —  When Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen defied warnings from China to meet with US House Speaker Kevin McCarthy in California earlier this month, Beijing’s aggressive military response reverberated around the world. In actions that only fueled fears that communist-ruled China may be preparing to invade its democratically ruled neighbor, the People’s Liberation…

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America's NAFTA nemesis: Canada, not Mexico

America’s NAFTA nemesis: Canada, not Mexico

America and Canada have one of the world’s biggest trade relationships. President Donald Trump met for the first time Monday with Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. “We have a very outstanding trade relationship with Canada,” Trump said at the news conference. But the U.S.-Canada trade relationship over the years has not been as smooth as…

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Europe's pain is coming America's way

Europe’s pain is coming America’s way

Editor’s Note: Frida Ghitis is a world affairs columnist for The Miami Herald and World Politics Review. A former CNN producer/correspondent, she is the author of “The End of Revolution: A Changing World in the Age of Live Television.” Story highlights Frida Ghitis: The pain of budget cutbacks is being felt in many parts of…

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