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US and China Target Chinese Company

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The United States and Chinese governments are targeting Hongxiang International, a Chinese company suspected of assisting North Korea’s nuclear program (Reuters). Police in Liaoning, the North-Eastern Chinese province bordering North Korea, began investigating the firms’ long term involvement with North Korea (WSJ). The investigation is focusing on the firm’s trading activities across the Chinese-Korean border […]

White House Reassures Critics on Iran Deal

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After successfully negotiating the framework for an agreement on Iran’s nuclear program, the Obama administration has launched an effort to reassure those who are skeptical of the deal (New York Times). In an interview with National Public Radio aired on April 7, President Obama refuted Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s claim that the deal threatens […]