Tag: United States

US Withdrawing From Open Skies Tready Over Russian Violations

The United States, led by the Trump administration will withdraw from the Open Skies Treaty. The treaty includes Russia and 34 other countries. The US cited multiple violations as Russia for the reason but there are rumblings this was done to clear the way as the US ramps up its defenses against China. According to

International Criminal Court to Begin Investigating US War Crimes

The International Criminal Court will begin investigating the United States for war crimes for the first time ever. According to The Hill: Appeals judges on the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Thursday approved a request to investigate alleged war crimes committed by U.S. military forces, CIA personnel, the Taliban and Afghan forces in Afghanistan. The move

Trump Reaches Tenative Deal With Dems on Trade

President Trump and his administration have reached a tentative agreement with the Democrats to ratify the new trade deal known as the USMCA in Congress. According to The Hill: House Democrats and the White House have struck a deal on a historic trade deal to update the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), House Speaker Nancy

White House Close to Agreement With Dems on New Trade Deal

The White House appears to be moving closer to reaching an agreement with Democrats on ratifying the USMCA which appears to have been finalized between the United States, Mexico, and Canada on Monday. According to The Hill: The White House and House Democrats are on the verge of a new North American trade deal in what

North Korea Could get More Dangerous

North Korea has been a main focus of the Trump administration. The regime has been a danger for decades and one expert is warning that they could become even more dangerous by 2020. According to Breitbart: An expert from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), which tracks military development around the world, told South Korean

Trump’s USMCA is a Good Deal for Union Workers

President Trump’s newly negotiated trade agreement between the United States, Mexico, and Canada faces Congressional approval as the fall term begins. A new article indicates that the agreement is a good agreement for union workers. According to TribLive: When members of Congress return from their August recess, they’ll face one of the most important decisions

U.S. Joins Coalition to Regulate Giraffe Trade

The United States has announced that it is joining other countries to regulate the trade of giraffes. According to The Hill: Countries from around the world, including the United States, agreed Thursday to regulate the giraffe trade in an effort to protect the species. The measure approved at the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of