Asia

North Korea's "health system is the envy of the developing world" according to the World Health Organization: WHO director-general Margaret Chan said the country had "no lack of doctors and nurses"
Pivot to Asia: China is threatened by the US military in the South and East China Sea. War with China is currently on the drawing board of the Pentagon as outlined in a Rand Report commissioned by the US Army
Trade War
The unspoken US policy objective behind the arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou on trumped up charges, consists in breaking China's technological lead in wireless telecommunications. What is at stake is a coordinated US intelligence initiative to ban China from playing a strategic role in the 5G global mobile phone network.
At the height of a US trade war against China, not to mention what Beijing considers an act of provocation by the US Navy in the Taiwan Straits, the Renminbi is indelibly under attack. For the People’s Bank of China to faithfully follow IMF guidelines is tantamount to abiding by the Washington Consensus.
China’s Military Interests Along the Silk Road Stretch From Sea To Shining Sea By Andrew Korybko, July 14, 2018
Trump Regime 10% Tariffs on $200 Billion Worth of Chinese Goods By Stephen Lendman, July 13, 2018
Trade War
What’s Behind the Trade War? Lashing Out At Allies, Confronting China By Prof. David Kotz, July 13, 2018
China’s Botanical Medicine. The Reality of Natural Medicine. China’s Traditional Herbology By Richard Gale and Dr. Gary Null, July 12, 2018
North Korea Advances in Sustainable Farming and Renewable Energy By Kim Soobok, July 12, 2018
China’s Human Robot Labor Force: The Highest Rate of Surplus Value in the History of Capitalism! By Massoud Nayeri, July 11, 2018
Starving and Bombed Children of Yemen Seek Entrapment in Flooded Thai Cave By Robert J. Burrowes, July 11, 2018
Pompeo’s “Unilateral Gangster Mindset”: Transcript of DPRK Statement Regarding North Korea – U.S. High-level Talks in Pyongyang By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, July 09, 2018
Trump Regime Remains Adversarial Toward North Korea By Stephen Lendman, July 09, 2018
Cocaine, Heroin, Cannabis, Ecstasy: How Big is the Global Drug Trade? By Global Research News, July 08, 2018
North Korea Thinks Pompeo Has Reneged on the Deal By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, July 08, 2018
Pakistan’s Financial Crisis Puts China’s Belt and Road on the Spot By James M. Dorsey, July 07, 2018
Trump Regime’s Trade War with China Heats Up By Stephen Lendman, July 07, 2018
Rescues, Caves and Celebrity Salvation By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, July 06, 2018
It’s Not Just Trump, China’s Also Making the WTO Irrelevant By Andrew Korybko, July 06, 2018
China’s Warning to Tourists Makes America Sound Like Third-World Banana Republic By Michael Boone, July 04, 2018
Unrelenting US Hostility Toward North Korea By Stephen Lendman, July 03, 2018
The US Can’t Win the Self-imposed Trade War against China By Salman Rafi Sheikh, July 02, 2018
Who Killed the President of Pakistan General Zia Ul Haq. The August 1988 Air Crash By Pradeep Baisakh, July 02, 2018
America’s National Defense Strategy: U.S. Defense Secretary Mattis “Hawks Weapons and Hegemony” By Tony Cartalucci, June 30, 2018
U.S. Militarization of the Indo-Pacific: The Expansion of Geopolitical Presence By Leonid Savin, June 29, 2018
What’s Really Behind Anti-China Protests in Vietnam? By Joseph Thomas, June 27, 2018
On Purpose, In Kabul.”121 Bombs per Day on Afghanistan” By Kathy Kelly, June 27, 2018
The Destructive Impacts of Corporate Mining in the Philippines: The Tampacan Copper-Gold Mining Project in Mindanao By Dr. Belinda F. Espiritu, June 26, 2018
A History of US Nuclear Weapons in South Korea By Hans M. Kristensen and Robert S. Norris, June 25, 2018
Trump Again Calls North Korea a Nuclear Threat. “Saying one Thing, then Another” By Stephen Lendman, June 24, 2018
Malaysian-Saudi Relations: A Lesson in the Pitfalls of Authoritarianism and Autocracy By James M. Dorsey, June 24, 2018
Kim 10, Trump 0 By Eric Margolis, June 24, 2018
An Elite Coalition Emerges Against a Trump-Kim Agreement By Gareth Porter, June 23, 2018
The Kim-Trump Summit: Why Now? Why Not Before? Why Not Later? By Prof. Joseph H. Chung, June 23, 2018
Pipeline Geopolitics: Russia Takes Gas to South Asia By Andrew Korybko, June 22, 2018
Time Magazine on US Diplomacy — and History By Deena Stryker, June 21, 2018
China Is Centralizing Its Levers of Control Over the Congo By Andrew Korybko, June 21, 2018
Strategizing in the Wake of the Singapore Summit: The Kim-Xi Meeting in Beijing. Crisis in Beijing-Washington Relations By Abayomi Azikiwe, June 21, 2018
Washington’s ‘Pivot to Asia’: A Debacle Unfolding By Prof. James Petras, June 20, 2018
Kim’s Resolve to “Put The Past Behind Us”, Trump’s Commitment to Stop the War Games? What Next? By Carla Stea, June 20, 2018
North Korea Agreed to Denuclearize, But When Will the US? By Prof. Marjorie Cohn, June 20, 2018
Girding for Confrontation: The Pentagon’s Provocative Encirclement of China By Michael T. Klare, June 20, 2018
Trump Further Escalates Trade War with China By Stephen Lendman, June 19, 2018
The Problem with Lamenting “Acceptance” of Kim Jong-un By Hugh Gusterson, June 19, 2018
North Korea: What Price Peace? By Askiah Adam, June 19, 2018
The West Really Hates China! By Andre Vltchek, June 19, 2018
Japanese Territory Severely Violated by US Nuclear Weapons Presence By Shane Quinn, June 19, 2018
Eurasian Economic Union: Steady Progress Towards Eurasian Integration By Dmitry Bokarev, June 18, 2018
Is Trump-Kim Deal Really Peace or Is It a Set up for War? By Brandon Turbeville, June 18, 2018
China Retaliates Against US-Imposed Tariffs By Stephen Lendman, June 18, 2018
Geo-strategic Conflicts Set to Intensify Following Trump-Kim Summit By Ben McGrath, June 17, 2018
inter-Korean
The Key Word in the Trump-Kim Reality Show By Pepe Escobar, June 17, 2018
Aftermath of the Trump-Kim Summit: Unilateral Denuclearization, Continued US Military Threats, Economic Sanctions By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, June 17, 2018
Trump Approves $50 Billion in Tariffs on Chinese Goods By Stephen Lendman, June 16, 2018
Tales of North Korean Abuses: No Facts, All Fiction By Tony Cartalucci, June 16, 2018
Hewlett Packard to Lose Millions as India’s Student Federation Endorses Pro-Palestinian BDS By Telesur, June 16, 2018
Decolonize Korea and Take Down the Imperialists! By Black Alliance for Peace, June 15, 2018
Singapore Summit Postmortems By Stephen Lendman, June 15, 2018
Rep. Ro Khanna Says Fellow Democrats Should Support Diplomacy with North Korea By Adam Dick, June 14, 2018
Video: The USA and the EU Quarrel, But Remain United Against Russia and China By Manlio Dinucci, June 14, 2018
Trump’s Concessions to North Korea: Empty Promises to be Broken By Stephen Lendman, June 14, 2018
How ‘Regime Change’ Wars Led to Korea Crisis By Robert Parry, June 14, 2018
The Division of Eurasia: Threats of Nuclear War and the Korean Peninsula By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, June 14, 2018
Black Alliance for Peace Welcomes Outcome of Meeting Between the United States and North Korea By Black Alliance for Peace, June 13, 2018
The North Korea Issue Is Not “De-Nuclearization” But “De-Colonization” By Ajamu Baraka, June 13, 2018
Yemen and The Militarization of Strategic Waterways By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, June 13, 2018
The View from Singapore: Trump is Erratic, Unpredictable, Contradictory and Disingenuous By Stephen Lendman, June 13, 2018
Negotiations? Third World Nations be Aware! Americans Napalmed and Bombed Out All 38 North Korean Cities! By Jay Janson, June 13, 2018
Meeting on Sentosa: “the Island of Death from Behind”. The Kim-Trump Singapore Summit By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, June 13, 2018
The Trump-Kim Deal Is the First Example of the “New Washington Consensus” By Andrew Korybko, June 13, 2018
Video: President Trump Press Conference, Singapore Summit By Global Research News, June 12, 2018
Historic Kim Jong-un/Trump Agreement? Hold the Cheers! By Stephen Lendman, June 12, 2018
Full Text of Trump-Kim Joint Statement at Historic Summit in Singapore By The White House, June 12, 2018
Trump/Kim Meeting Shows Value of Policy over Politics By Rep. Ron Paul, June 12, 2018
How Corporate Media Got the Trump-Kim Summit All Wrong By Gareth Porter, June 12, 2018
US Firestorming of Tokyo Rivaled the Hiroshima Bombing By Shane Quinn, June 12, 2018
The Indo-Pacific Command Is All About “Containing” China Through India By Andrew Korybko, June 12, 2018
In China the SCO Is Conducting a Productive and Civilised Summit While the G7 Is One Big Argument Inside a Political Circus By Adam Garrie, June 11, 2018
Korea, Russia, China: The Neocon-Trump’s Strategy By Dimitris Konstantakopoulos, June 11, 2018
Nuclear weapon
Trump Brings Sticks, Not Carrots, to Summit with Kim Jong-un By Stephen Lendman, June 11, 2018
Helen Caldicott: The Fukushima Nuclear Meltdown Continues Unabated. Radioactive Waste into the Pacific Ocean By Dr. Helen Caldicott, June 10, 2018
Setting the Stage for the Kim-Trump Singapore Summit: The White House Meeting of Donald Trump with Kim Yong-chol By Dr. Konstantin Asmolov, June 09, 2018
inter-Korean
For Lasting Peace, President Moon Must Lead South Korea Out of America’s Orbit By Stuart Smallwood, June 09, 2018
Mystery “Grim Reaper” CIA Officer Thrust into Spotlight Ahead of Kim Summit By Zero Hedge, June 09, 2018