The Long-Term Trajectory of U.S.-China Relations

Minxin Pei, Project Syndicate
While China might be able to avoid a devastating trade war in the short term, the long-term trajectory of US-China relations is almost certain to be characterized by escalating tension, and potentially even a full-blown cold war.

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SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The upcoming meeting between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in Singapore on Tuesday will kick off a potentially lengthy diplomatic process to try to resolve the standoff over Pyongyang's pursuit of nuclear weapons. A look at how diplomacy took shape ...

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Villavicencio ...

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