Tag Archives: Donald Trump

  • Trump to ‘take a look’ at pardoning whistleblower Edward Snowden

    President Donald Trump said Saturday he will "take a look" at pardoning Edward Snowden, the former US intelligence contractor who revealed in 2013 that the US government was spying on its citizens. ...

  • Trump says ‘great’ bond with China’s Xi changed after COVID-19

    US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said his relationship with Chinese President Xi Jinping has frayed in the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic and that he has not spoken to his Chinese counterpart in a long time. ...

  • Former adviser says Trump has ‘war plan’ to take down China

    The Trump administration has put together a "war plan" to first "confront" and then "take down" the Chinese Communist Party, said Former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon. ...

  • Trump blocked former top aide from meeting Dalai Lama: Bolton claims

    Revelations in the book are wiping the high expectations for Trump by many Tibetans that he would raise the Tibetan issue, and particularly their view that he is confronting China. ...

  • Trump asked China’s Xi for re-election help, claims Bolton

    Donald Trump pleaded with China's leader Xi Jinping for help to win re-election in 2020, the US president's former national security advisor John Bolton writes in an explosive new behind-the-scenes book, according to excerpts. ...

  • Trump cutting US ties with World Health Organization over virus

    The United States will end its relationship with the World Health Organization over the body’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic, US President Donald Trump said on Friday, accusing the UN agency of becoming a puppet of China. ...

  • Trump offers to mediate ‘raging’ India-China border dispute

    US President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had offered to mediate a standoff between India and China at the border, where soldiers camped out in a high-altitude region have accused each other of trespassing over the disputed border. ...

  • Trump says pandemic clouds US-China trade deal

    US President Donald Trump said on Thursday he was very disappointed in China over its failure to contain the novel coronavirus, and that the worldwide pandemic had cast a pall over his trade deal with Beijing. ...

  • Trump threatens new tariffs on China as US mulls retaliatory action over virus

    US President Donald Trump said on Thursday his hard-fought trade deal with China was now of secondary importance to the coronavirus pandemic and he threatened new tariffs on Beijing, as his administration crafted retaliatory measures. ...

  • Trump warns China could face consequences for virus outbreak

    US President Donald Trump warned China on Saturday that it should face consequences if it was “knowingly responsible” for the coronavirus pandemic, as he ratcheted up criticism of Beijing over its handling of the outbreak. ...