Pacific Admiral ‘Great Wall Of Sand’ Harris To Step Down Next Year

U.S. Admiral Harry Harris is expected to step down next year. U.S. officials made the announcement on Friday, leaving President Donald Trump to fill a key post closely watched by China. Harris is known for his combative views on Beijing’s South China Sea expansion. Harris was appointed by President Barack Obama. Sources familiar with the …

If ‘Right Conditions’ Are Met, N. Korea Might Begin Talks With U.S.

According to CNN, South Korea’s Yonhap news agency reported that a senior North Korean diplomat said on Saturday, North Korea would hold talks with the United States “under the right conditions”. Choe Son Hui, director-general of the North America bureau chief of North Korea’s Foreign Ministry, spoke to reporters Saturday at the Beijing Capital International …

Border Crosser Prosecution To Take A Harsher Turn

The top federal prosecutor on California’s border with Mexico has resisted going after people caught entering the U.S. illegally on their first try. Instead, the prosecutor has targeted smugglers and serial offenders. Under President Donald Trump, the approach may face a day of reckoning. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ new directive on border crimes suggests prosecutors …