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United States | U.S.-China Diplomatic and Security Dialogue

United States – On November 9, 2018, Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo and Secretary of Defense James N. Mattis met with Director of the Office of Foreign Affairs of the Central Commission of the Communist Party of China Yang Jiechi and State Councilor and Defense Minister General Wei Fenghe for the second U.S.-China Diplomatic … Continue reading United States | U.S.-China Diplomatic and Security Dialogue

New York News: Queens Resident, Su Ming Ling Sentenced to 30 Months’ Imprisonment for Smuggling Counterfeit Apparel into the United States from China

More Than 200 Shipping Containers Were Loaded with Counterfeit Goods, Including Fake Nike Shoes, UGG Boots and NFL Jerseys Brooklyn, New York – Earlier today, in federal court in Brooklyn, Su Ming Ling, a resident of Queens, New York, was sentenced by United States District Judge Carol Bagley Amon to 30 months’ imprisonment and ordered to … Continue reading New York News: Queens Resident, Su Ming Ling Sentenced to 30 Months’ Imprisonment for Smuggling Counterfeit Apparel into the United States from China

United States | Eliminate, Neutralize, and Disrupt (END) Wildlife Trafficking Report 2018

United States – Today the U.S. Department of State submitted the second annual report to Congress as required by the Eliminate, Neutralize, and Disrupt Wildlife Trafficking Act of 2016 (the END Wildlife Trafficking Act). Wildlife trafficking is a serious transnational crime that threatens security, economic prosperity, the rule of law, long-standing conservation efforts, and human … Continue reading United States | Eliminate, Neutralize, and Disrupt (END) Wildlife Trafficking Report 2018

United Stats | Secretary Pompeo’s Meetings in Beijing, China

United Stats – The below is attributable to Spokesperson Heather Nauert: On October 8, Secretary of State Pompeo met separately with Member of the Political Bureau and Director of the Office of the Foreign Affairs Commission of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China Yang Jiechi and State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang … Continue reading United Stats | Secretary Pompeo’s Meetings in Beijing, China

BEIJING | China says detained former Interpol chief accused of bribery

BEIJING  — Chinese authorities scrambled to contain a public relations mess over the disappearance of the former Interpol president during his trip home to China, saying Monday that he was being lawfully investigated for bribery and other crimes. But the government’s announcement did little to address concerns raised about the risks of appointing Chinese officials … Continue reading BEIJING | China says detained former Interpol chief accused of bribery

SAN CRISTOBAL DE LA LAGUNA, Spain | The Latest: China and France advance to fifth-place game

SAN CRISTOBAL DE LA LAGUNA, Spain— The Latest on the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup semifinals (all times local): 3 p.m. China will face France in the fifth-place game at the FIBA Women’s Basketball World Cup. The Chinese team rallied from a 14-point halftime deficit to beat Canada 76-71 in the consolation bracket on Saturday. … Continue reading SAN CRISTOBAL DE LA LAGUNA, Spain | The Latest: China and France advance to fifth-place game

Washington, D.C. | Cook Hosts Meeting with Chilean President Sebastián Piñera

Washington, D.C. – Rep. Paul Cook (CA-08), Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee’s Subcommittee on the Western Hemisphere, hosted a meeting with several Members of Congress and the President of Chile, Sebastián Piñera, to discuss the strong partnership between the United States and Chile, yesterday’s announcement of an energy cooperation framework signed between the … Continue reading Washington, D.C. | Cook Hosts Meeting with Chilean President Sebastián Piñera