Tag: Donald Trump

The United States Has no Leg to Stand on When Criticising Saudi Arabia – Turkey is One of The Few Countries That Does

It cannot be questioned that the apparent murder of Saudi born journalist Jamal Khashoggi is a tragic event that is deeply distressing at a human level. But beyond this, the political grandstanding of Donald Trump’s opponents in the United States give Saudi Arabian palace coups a bad name when it comes […]

China Embraces economic openness on the win-win model, Trump embraces unilateralism, the EU remains confused

Trump’s negative rhetoric on both China and the European Union  When it comes to Donald Trump’s geopolitical wars of words, apart from Venezuela and Iran, Trump’s greatest rhetorical ire is reserved for China and the European Union (EU). But while The US only formally established relations with the People’s Republic […]

Trump’s Full Quote About Saudi Arabia Makes it Clear That Washington Will Not Sanction Riyadh Over Jamal Khashoggi

Trump rules out sanctions on military equipment sold to Saudi Arabia  Donald Trump recently gave an interview with CBS news in which he stated that if it is proved that Saudi Arabia’s leadership ordered the  murder of Saudi born journalist Jamal Khashoggi, there would be “severe punishment” levelled against Riyadh. […]

The Only Racism at The Kanye West-Donald Trump Meeting Was That Which Was Heaped on Chinese and Vietnamese

American social media is currently up in arms after CNN aired a political debate in which Tara Setmeyer was interviewed by Don Lemon. During her portion of the debate she called rapper and entrepreneur Kanye West, “the token negro of the Trump administration”. Bakari Sellers, another interviewee on Lemon’s show then […]

China and Russia Formally Urge UN Security Council to Moderate Sanctions Against DPRK

After a historic meeting between representatives of the Russian, Chinese and DPRK (North Korean) governments in Moscow, China and Russia have formally urged their United Nations Security Council colleagues to lower existing sanctions against Pyongyang. According to a joint statement signed by Chinese diplomat Kong Xuanyou, Russian diplomat Igor Morgulov and DPRK […]