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  1. China Faces New ?Long March? as Trade War Intensifies, Xi Jinping Says  The New York Times
  2. China's latest trade war card isn't as strong as Beijing thinks  CNN
  3. Xi Jinping tells China to prepare for long trade war with US  New York Post
  4. Xi Jinping says China is embarking on a 'new Long March,' signaling no end to trade war soon  CNBC
  5. As trade war grinds on, Chinese authorities ready the populace for a long fight  The Washington Post
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The Trump-Kushner peace plan looks doomed already  The Washington Post

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Europe markets close lower as trade war threatens to become tech war; Brexit tensions rise  CNBC

European markets traded lower Wednesday, as investors monitored the increasing involvement of technology giants in the U.S.-China trade war.

Tencent's Pony Ma says he's watching whether the trade war will turn into a tech war  CNBC

Pony Ma, the head of Chinese technology giant Tencent, is watching whether his country's trade dispute with the U.S. will turn into a tech war, according to local ...

The trade war is forcing China to 'rethink economic ties' to the US  CNBC

China is considering cutting natural gas purchases from the U.S. in its tit-for-tat strategy on trade, according to the South China Morning Post.

How real is Iran threat? Democrats fear Trump administration using intel to justify conflict  USA TODAY

WASHINGTON ? Top Trump administration officials told lawmakers Tuesday that U.S. military deployments in the Middle East were purely defensive and not ...

Senior military officers rebel against Trump plan to pardon troops accused of war crimes  Los Angeles Times

Current and former military officers urged the White House not to pardon *service* members and security contractors implicated in war crimes, warning that ...

UN arms official says risk of nuclear war at its highest since WW2 | TheHill  The Hill

The head of the United Nations' Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR) says that the world is now at the greatest risk of global nuclear war since the end ...

'Terrible Idea': Senators Slam Trump Plan To Pardon Vets Accused Of War Crimes  HuffPost

Sen. Mitt Romney said it would be "unthinkable" to pardon *service* members who were "legitimately convicted of committing war crimes."

Forgotten Fact: World War II Nearly Started 2 Years Earlier  The National Interest Online

At the time, the gunboat had a crew of five officers and 54 enlisted men. As the Japanese approached the city and shells began falling near the river, the Panay ...

A major Chinese automaker postpones its US launch as trade war drags on  CNBC

GAC Motor, one of China's largest carmakers, has postponed its launch in the U.S. because of the ongoing trade war between the world's two-largest economies ...

Accused Somali war criminal who drove for Uber and Lyft ordered to pay $500,000 in torture case  CNN

An accused Somali war criminal who CNN reported last week was working in the US as a driver for Uber and Lyft was responsible for the torture of a man in ...

How to Prevent an Accidental War With Iran  Foreign Policy

White House spin notwithstanding, it has become increasingly clear in recent days that the Trump administration is divided over the objectives of its Iran policy ...

Amedeo Petrongolo Jr., decorated World War II veteran and contractor, dies at 93  Philly.com

Amedeo Petrongolo Jr., 93, of Berlin, a highly decorated World War II veteran who was twice wounded in combat and who later helped start a family construction ...

Is America preparing for the wrong war?  The Washington Post

While the U.S. military targets terrorists, China and Russia have revitalized and reshaped their militaries to threaten the Pax Americana.

Prepare for difficult times, China's Xi urges as trade war simmers  Reuters

China must prepare for difficult times as the international situation is increasingly complex, President Xi Jinping said in comments carried by state media on ...

Here's how the Army is more 'survivable' in a war in the Pacific than air and naval forces  ArmyTimes.com

Ground troops would play a crucial role if war breaks out in the region, the head of U.S. Army Pacific says.

Key US official on Mideast peace addresses Security Council  Minneapolis Star Tribune

A key architect of the long-awaited U.S. plan for Israeli-Palestinian peace is warning that "nothing can be meaningfully fixed" until Gaza's Hamas rulers and ...

Jinja War Cemetery ? Jinja, Uganda  Atlas Obscura

Discover Jinja War Cemetery in Jinja, Uganda: The final resting place of soldiers who fell during the First and Second World Wars.

Rep. Waltz on Iran briefing: 'We are going to deter war by showing strength'  Fox News

House Armed Services Committee member Michael Waltz, R-Fla., said Tuesday that the Trump administration has told Iran that it will hold the country ...

THE TECH COLD WAR: Everything that's happened in the new China-US tech conflict involving Google, Huawei, Apple, and Trump  Business Insider

From tariffs and levies to the Huawei ban, the global tech industry is at the center of an escalating cold war between the US and China.

Crenshaw says SEAL accused of war crimes should stand trial before potential pardon  Fox News

Congressman Dan Crenshaw (R-Tx.) says a Navy SEAL accused of war crimes in Iraq and Afghanistan should stand trial before President Trump considers him ...

Palestinian leaders say U.S. ?Peace to Prosperity? summit slights them  The Washington Post

The Trump administration plans to hold a Middle East economic development workshop next month.

Former Marine Commandant tells Trump that pardoning troops accused of war crimes 'relinquishes the moral high ground'  Task & Purpose

Former Marine Commandant Gen. Charles Krulak has issued a statement urging President Donald Trump and members of Congress to oppose pardons for ...

Stocks slide on trade-war concerns, Qualcomm leads tech lower  CNBC

Stocks pulled back on Wednesday as trade worries increased while declines in Qualcomm and retailer shares also dampened market sentiment.

Free exchange As the trade war heats up, China looks to Japan?s past for lessons  The Economist

HISTORY IS NEVER far from China's mind in its trade dispute with America. A few months ago, when negotiations looked on track, staunch nationalists warned ...

Will the US go to war with Iran? Your 9 main questions, answered.  Vox.com

For the past two weeks, the US and much of the world has been consumed by a terrifying question: Is America going to war with Iran? It's an understandable ...

Bad Weather and Trump's Trade War Spawn U.S. Farmer Quandary  Bloomberg

Clay Govier reckons he'll be kept out of his fields through the Memorial Day weekend as a torrent of rain drenches farms across the U.S. Midwest and Great ...

House panel approves language revoking 2001 war authority as Iran tensions spike | TheHill  The Hill

The House Appropriations Committee on Tuesday approved an amendment to the annual defense spending bill that would end the authorization for the use of ...

UN: Catastrophic failure as civilians ravaged by war violations 70 years after Geneva Conventions  Amnesty International

The UN Security Council must mark the 70th anniversary of the Geneva Conventions this year by ending its catastrophic failure to protect millions of civilians ...

Closer Look at Preakness Victor War of Will, Looking Ahead to Belmont  America's Best Racing

Making the Grade, which will run through the 2019 Belmont Stakes, focuses on the winners or top performers of the key races, usually from the previous ...

Currency Strategists Brace for Trade War Worse-Case Scenarios  Bloomberg

As U.S.-China trade-war rhetoric escalates without any plan for a resumption of negotiations, currency strategists are mapping out foreign-exchange ...

Tank Robots Protected Marines in 'First-Time' British War Simulation  The National Interest Online

The U.S. and Russian militaries also are moving quickly to integrate armed robots into their ground forces. Robots in the air, on the ocean surface and on the ...

Turkey Is Hungry for War With Cyprus  Foreign Policy

When Berat Albayrak, Turkey's finance minister and the son-in-law of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, announced on May 12 that his country would ...

Fed's Rosengren: Trade war is a 'prominent downside risk' and another reason for policy patience  CNBC

The escalating trade war between China and the U.S. could increase pressure on the overall economy, according to Boston Fed President Eric Rosengren.

Iran Bluster Is about Red Lines, Not War  The National Interest Online

In the past week, American-Iranian tensions flared to heights not seen since the Reagan years, when U.S. and Iranian ships and planes faced off in the Persian ...

McGregor on Khabib melee: 'This war is not over'  ESPN

Conor McGregor, in a recently released interview with self-help guru Tony Robbins, opened up about his postfight melee with Khabib Nurmagomedov's team at ...

Why Trump Loves War Criminals  New York Magazine

Intelligencer staffers Benjamin Hart, Ed Kilgore, and Eric Levitz discuss the possibility that President Trump will pardon U.S. soldiers who committed violence ...

The Tech Cold War Begins; Here?s How the Smart Money is Positioned in Semiconductors  Yahoo Finance

Although many investors were expecting a resolution to the trade war between the United States and China just a few months ago, it now seems that the trade ...

A war with Iran would be the mother of all quagmires  The Washington Post

It's easy to start a war with Iran ? but it would be difficult to end one.

Why some Palestinians are backing Trump?s peace push  POLITICO

Some prominent Palestinian activists and politicians are quietly rooting for Jared Kushner as he prepares to unveil the first part of his Middle East peace plan ...

Fox News Host Pete Hegseth Lobbied Trump in Private to Pardon Alleged War Criminals: Report  New York Magazine

For over four months, Fox & Friends host Pete Hegseth has reportedly tried to get Trump to pardon accused war criminals, including Edward Gallagher.

China Pens a Viral Trade War Fight Song  TIME

Perhaps nothing captures the growing anti-U.S. sentiment in China better than a song about the trade war that is going viral in Beijing: ?If the perpetrator wants to ...

Yemen war: UN appeals to Houthi rebels over aid  BBC News

The UN says food aid is being diverted by some corrupt and uncooperative officials in Houthi-held areas of Yemen, where millions of people are believed to be ...

Iranians tense and apprehensive as whispers of war spread  Reuters UK

LONDON (Reuters) - Iranian and U.S. leaders have reassured their nations that they do not seek war. But among ordinary Iranians who already face hardship ...

In the Crosshairs of the Trade War: Cramer's 'Mad Money' Recap (Tuesday 5/21/19)  TheStreet

Tuesday's rally was a reminder of what can happen with a breakthrough in trade talks, Jim Cramer announced to his Mad Money viewers. When the trade war ...

Working Moms and Stay-at-Home Moms Are Not at War  The New York Times

They're often the same people ? because parents go in and out of the work force depending on their caretaking needs.

Jordan may be the weakest link in Trump?s peace initiative  Haaretz

Sometimes it takes someone on the outside, a graduate of the Israeli political or military scene, to say what the establishment can't bring itself to say out loud.

Now China's Got Its Own Anti-U.S. Trade War Song  Bloomberg

Perhaps nothing captures the growing anti-U.S. sentiment in China better than a song about the trade war that is going viral in Beijing: ?If the perpetrator wants to ...

'Alita: Battle Angel' Bravely Takes On The HDR Format War  Forbes

A few weeks ago I wrote an article on the latest format war the AV industry has contrived to inflict on consumers. This time the fight is taking place in the high ...

LA's Coliseum, Built As A War Memorial, Is Getting A Corporate Sponsor. Some Veterans Are Protesting  KPBS

To help fund a $300 million makeover of the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, where the University of Southern California and the NFL's Rams play, USC ...

America Loves Excusing Its War Criminals  Foreign Policy

The report that U.S. President Donald Trump is preparing to pardon a number of U.S. war criminals, both accused and convicted, has sparked rightful outrage.

?Black Hawk Down? Author Q&A: Every War Movie Of Past 18 Years ?Owes A Debt? To Ridley Scott?s Epic  Deadline

The film Black Hawk Down is back in the spotlight with Sony Home Entertainment's lavish new retrospective and the first 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray edition of the Ridley ...

Trade war's 'wall of worry' will spark a rally, Wall Street bull Jim Paulsen says  CNBC

Wall Street bull Jim Paulsen is taking a contrarian approach to the U.S.-China trade war's impact on the market. Paulsen, the Leuthold Group's chief investment ...

?The Current War? Gets Release Date; 101 Studios? First Film Was Caught In Weinstein Co Bankruptcy  Deadline

The Current War, starring Benedict Cumberbatch as Thomas Edison and Michael Shannon George Westinghouse is set to open October 4. via new 101 Studios.

Jim Cramer Tackles the Tech Cold War With China, Qualcomm and Target  TheStreet.com

Jim Cramer weighed in whether or not we're on the path to a cold war with China, the antitrust case against Qualcomm and Target's earnings....TGT.

U.S. Support Has Fueled, Not Moderated, the Yemen War  The National Interest Online

The Yemen war grinds on. The U.S.-backed ?coalition? managed a rare success as the Houthis, who now control the Sanaa government, withdrew from the port ...

Civil War plant medicines blast drug-resistant bacteria in lab tests  Phys.org

During the height of the Civil War, the Confederate Surgeon General commissioned a guide to traditional plant remedies of the South, as battlefield physicians ...

Bill Barr's Extreme Views on War Powers Mean Congress's Window to Stop War with Iran is Now  Just Security

For those who believe a U.S. war with Iran would be disastrous for regional stability, U.S. national interests, and the civilians who would be caught in the ...

Nashville Civil War fort gets 'slave route' designation  Minneapolis Star Tribune

A fort built by African Americans during the Civil War in Nashville has received an international designation for its significance to the history of slavery.

Trade War Update: Port Of Los Angeles No Longer Top 'Port' -- It's Laredo  Forbes

The Port of Los Angeles is no longer the nation's leading port, further evidence that the U.S.-China trade war is scrambling the deck chairs of U.S. trade. Laredo ...

Morning Bits: The war on Congress continues  The Washington Post

President Trump lost the first real battle in his war against Congress. ?President Donald Trump's lawyers wasted no time in filing an appeal of a judge's ruling that ...

Let's Avoid a Cold War With China, OK?  Mother Jones

Today brings a couple of pieces of news on the China front. First there's this: Google said on Monday that it would limit the software services it provides to ...

Democrats' Pentagon budget bill would curb Trump's war powers  DefenseNews.com

A bill to fund the Pentagon at $8 billion less than what the White House requested passed the House Appropriations Committee.

Terrence Malick?s A Hidden Life is not a typical World War II drama  Vox.com

The latest from the director of The Tree of Life deconstructs religion and nationalism by looking at someone who refused to fight.

Herman Wouk: the novelist who spoke for post-war America  New York Post

Herman Wouk was not beloved of our city's literary establishment. The writer, who died last week 10 days short of his 104th birthday, was pretty much the...

War of Will's Half Brother to L&N Racing  BloodHorse.com

During the Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale, L&N Racing took a shot on a Tapit colt that had a major catalog update when his half brother War ...

The 7 Best And Most Realistic War Movies  Cinema Blend

Reporting on movies, television, video games, and pop culture CINEMABLEND is the go-to source for today's plugged-in generation.

The U.S.-China Trade War Is a Competition for Technological Leadership  Lawfare

The United States is currently the world leader in technological innovation, but it faces a challenger in China. It is responding by adopting measures the authors ...

Persian Gulf Now Most Risky for Oil Tankers Since Last Iraq War  Bloomberg

Not since 2005 have the world's insurers considered shipping in the Persian Gulf so dangerous for oil tankers.

Iraq, Fearing Another U.S. War, Warns Militias Against Provocation  The New York Times

American warnings and threats about Iran echo those before the U.S. invasion of Iraq. Iraqi militias tied to Iran are a concern.

Bitcoin: A Hedge for Trump's China Trade War?  Fortune

The price of "digital gold" cryptocurrency Bitcoin thrives in a world wracked with uncertainty over President Trump's trade war with China.

Navy SEAL charged with war crimes due back in court for key hearing  Reuters

SAN DIEGO (Reuters) - A decorated Navy SEAL platoon leader charged with war crimes in Iraq was due back in a San Diego military court on Wednesday for a ...

Yemen's Civil War Is Spilling Deeper Into the Gulf Region  Bloomberg

Yemen's four-year civil war is spilling deeper into the oil-rich Persian Gulf region. Saudi Arabia, with its Sunni majority, intervened to support the government of ...

Chinese logistics firms reaping benefit of companies fleeing trade war  South China Morning Post

The trade war has created an unlikely winner: the cross-border logistics companies facilitating the exodus of Chinese manufacturers.

Trade War Takes Its Toll on Tech Stocks  Investopedia

The trade war hit the tech sector directly as the S&P 500 saw a bearish continuation day, and rare earth metals may be next casualty.

How the West's War in Libya Spurred Terrorism in 14 Countries  Consortium News

The first to suffer was Syria and since then the gruesome effects have been spreading in the region and beyond, to Africans and Europeans, writes Mark Curtis.

Iraqi Shiite figures warn US-Iran war could 'burn' Iraq  Military Times

Leading Iraqi Shiite figures warned Monday against attempts to pull their country into a war between the U.S. and Iran, saying it would turn Iraq into a battlefield ...

Chess legend Garry Kasparov warns of a 'cyber Cold War,' says Western 'political will' needed  CNBC

"Right now we are in some sort of cyber Cold War, and deterrence is the only response," says former world chess champion Garry Kasparov.

Photos: Socialism = War  American Thinker

A few days ago, economists put out a report stating that Venezuela's collapse was the worst seen of any country not at war. The New York Times did a superb ...

Iran stance is straight from Trump's North Korea playbook  CNN

The Trump administration isn't exactly hiding the fact that it's using North Korea playbook on Iran: Use a "maximum pressure" campaign -- the same ...

The War on History Comes for George Washington  Daily Signal

Greatness, according to the history erasers, truly belongs to the wokescolds who wage hashtag campaigns to raise awareness about offensive art and ensure ...

Rural America feels the sting of Trump's China trade war  CNN

President Donald Trump's trade war with China is biting rural America.

8 hours from now Ukraine Considers Referendum on Possible Russian Peace Deal  The Moscow Times

Ukraine may submit any preliminary peace deal agreed with Russia to the Ukrainian people for a referendum, the new head of President Volodymyr Zelenskiy's ...

Fantasia finds her peace  CNN

Fantasia is glowing. When she walks into a room to talk to CNN about her life, career and her new music she is radiating happiness and looking too young to ...

Iran: 'We Will Beat U.S. In Intelligence War' And 'Punish Mistakes With Crushing Strikes'  Forbes

The risk now in the standoff between the U.S. and Iran is that as politicians continue to play down the chance of conflict, they also continue to mobilize their ...

Escalations in Trump's trade war could wipe out $600 billion from the world economy, OECD warns  Business Insider

Further escalation in the yearlong trade war between Washington and Beijing would hammer away at growth at a time when the global economy is already set t.

God Of War Sales Exceed 10 Million  GameSpot

Sony has provided a new sales update for God of War PS4--and it's huge. The title has now sold more than 10 million copies, according to a slide from Sony's ...

Trump?s Unpardonable Cynicism  Slate

President Donald Trump's plan to pardon several servicemen and contractors charged with war crimes provides further proof that the commander in chief knows ...

Bernie Sanders would move embassy out of Jerusalem if it leads to peace  The Jerusalem Post

Sanders has called the Netanyahu government ?racist? in the past, most recently at a CNN Town Hall on last month.

Here's what to do if US-China trade war ignites layoffs  CNBC

Tariffs and the prospect of an escalating trade war with China could put the squeeze on manufacturers and retailers, which raises the specter of layoffs. Here's ...

Trump says war will mean 'official end of Iran,' warns 'never threaten the United States again'  Fox News

President Trump fired a social media shot at the Iranian regime Sunday afternoon, vowing that war between Washington and Tehran would result in "the official ...

A commander in chief who supports suspected war criminals  The Boston Globe

To pardon men charged with or convicted of war crimes would not honor the Memorial Day dead. It would disgrace their *service* and sacrifice. Yet that's what ...

What Five Soybean Farmers Think of Trump?s Trade War (Hint: They?re Not Impressed)  Rolling Stone

President Trump has claimed repeatedly that China pays for the tariffs he has imposed on hundreds of billions of dollars of goods the U.S. imports from its ...

Trump wants to slash payments to California for fighting wildfires on federal land  Los Angeles Times

The federal government is balking on reimbursing California for the expense of firefighting last year, saying local officials have failed to itemize costs.

Colombia?s Peace Deal Promised a New Era. So Why Are These Rebels Rearming?  The New York Times

When things go wrong, those in power often promise to make it right. But do they? This is the first in a series in which The Times is going back to the scene of ...

Avengers: Endgame And Infinity War Shot A Whopping 900 Hours Of Footage  Cinema Blend

An achievement in filmmaking, comic book adaptation and blockbuster franchise work in general, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame brought eager ...

Saudis say they will defend themselves, as Trump warns Iran  ABC News

Saudi Arabia does not want war but will not hesitate to defend itself against Iran, a top Saudi diplomat said Sunday after the kingdom's energy sector was ...

Opinion divided as war-scarred Kabul palace restored  Al Jazeera English

Bullet holes mark Darul Aman Palace but while most support the rebuild, others reject glossing over scars of conflict.

NYT: Trump considering pardons for accused war criminals  CNN

President Donald Trump is considering pardons for accused war criminals, according to a New York Times report. CNN's John Avlon explains. ba.