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[OP-ED]: On North Korea: Bluster in search of strategy

 04/24/2017 - 10:32
A U-2 high-altitude reconnaissance plane landed at the US air base in Osan, south of Seoul (South Korea) after completing a mission on the eve of the anniversary of the founding of the North Korean Army. Concern over the possibility of North Korea holding a sixth nuclear test on the occasion of the anniversary is growing. EFE
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Every American administration takes a while to settle into a basic approach to the world. President Trump’s team has had a rockier start than most, with many important positions in every key agency still unfilled.

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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 10:15am
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A U-2 high-altitude reconnaissance plane landed at the US air base in Osan, south of Seoul (South Korea) after completing a mission on the eve of the anniversary of the founding of the North Korean Army. Concern over the possibility of North Korea holding a sixth nuclear test on the occasion of the anniversary is growing. EFE

[OP-ED]: Sobre Corea del Norte: fanfarronadas en la búsqueda de una estrategia.

 04/24/2017 - 10:23
Un avión de reconocimiento a gran altitud U-2 aterriza en la base aérea estadounidense de Osan, al sur de Seúl (Corea del Sur) tras cumplir una misión en la víspera del aniversario de la fundación del Ejército norcoreano. Aumenta la preocupación por la posibilidad de que Corea del Norte realice una sexta prueba nuclear con motivo del aniversario. EFE
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A cada administración estadounidense le toma un tiempo establecer un enfoque básico del mundo. El equipo del presidente Trump tuvo un comienzo más complicado que el de la mayoría, con varios puestos importantes en cada agencia principal que aún siguen vacantes. 

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Monday, April 24, 2017 - 10:15am
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Un avión de reconocimiento a gran altitud U-2 aterriza en la base aérea estadounidense de Osan, al sur de Seúl (Corea del Sur) tras cumplir una misión en la víspera del aniversario de la fundación del Ejército norcoreano. Aumenta la preocupación por la posibilidad de que Corea del Norte realice una sexta prueba nuclear con motivo del aniversario. EFE

Mike Pence says era of strategic patience with North Korea is over

 04/17/2017 - 01:54
US Vice President Mike Pence (C) visits the truce village of Panmunjom, on the inter-Korean border, South Korea, 17 April 2017. EPA/YONHAP / POOL SOUTH KOREA OUT
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The vice president of the United States on Monday visited the demilitarized zone (DMZ) that separates the two Koreas at a moment of heightened tension with Pyongyang amid repeated weapons tests.

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Monday, April 17, 2017 - 1:45am
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US Vice President Mike Pence (C) visits the truce village of Panmunjom, on the inter-Korean border, South Korea, 17 April 2017. EPA/YONHAP / POOL SOUTH KOREA OUT

China president discusses North Korea with Donald Trump over phone

 04/12/2017 - 07:19
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Xi assured Trump that Beijing remains committed to the denuclearization of the Korean peninsula and to maintaining peace and stability in the region.

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Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 7:15am
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[OP-ED]: El discurso fuerte de Trump es barato. La política es más severa

 04/11/2017 - 14:25
El presidente ha venido de un mundo de operaciones en la tele realidad y en los bienes raíces en los cuales el discurso es barato. EFE
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Mientras la crisis internacional y la política exterior montan desafíos, el mundo mira a Estados Unidos para una estrategia amplia y consistente con la cual se pueda contar con el paso del tiempo. Pero la política exterior de Donald Trump parece cambiar con cada reunión, evento y crisis. 

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Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 2:00pm
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El presidente ha venido de un mundo de operaciones en la tele realidad y en los bienes raíces en los cuales el discurso es barato. EFE

US carrier’s Korea mission: a message to the world

 04/10/2017 - 04:27
South Korea said Monday that the United States" deployment of a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier to waters near the Korean Peninsula reflects Washington"s concerns over provocations by Pyongyang. EPA/MCS 3RD CLASS MATT BROWN / US NAVY/
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Experts divided over effectiveness of US tactics against Pyongyang’s nuclear threat.

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Monday, April 10, 2017 - 4:15am
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South Korea said Monday that the United States" deployment of a nuclear-powered aircraft carrier to waters near the Korean Peninsula reflects Washington"s concerns over provocations by Pyongyang. EPA/MCS 3RD CLASS MATT BROWN / US NAVY/

Trump says US will act alone in North Korea if China fails to help

 04/03/2017 - 02:25
A combo picture shows (L) US President Donald J. Trump during Attorney General Jeff Sessions' swear-in ceremony at the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 09 February 2017, and (R) Chinese President Xi Jinping after signing a bilateral treaty with Czech President Milos Zeman (not pictured) at Prague Castle in Prague, Czech Republic, 29 March 2016. EPA/JIM LO SCALZO/FILIP SINGER
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US President also said that China was a "world champion" in terms of currency manipulation and trade.  On Thursday and Friday, Trump will hold his first meeting with President Xi Jinping, whom he will welcome to his Mar-a-Lago country club. 

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Monday, April 3, 2017 - 2:15am
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A combo picture shows (L) US President Donald J. Trump during Attorney General Jeff Sessions' swear-in ceremony at the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 09 February 2017, and (R) Chinese President Xi Jinping after signing a bilateral treaty with Czech President Milos Zeman (not pictured) at Prague Castle in Prague, Czech Republic, 29 March 2016. EPA/JIM LO SCALZO/FILIP SINGER

[OP-ED]: Retreat at Mar-a-Lago: Passing the baton to China

 03/22/2017 - 08:31
El primer ministro chino dijo que China está comprometida con la apertura de su economía, aunque el proceso se llevará a cabo gradualmente.
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We do not yet have the official agenda for next month’s meeting at Mar-a-Lago between Donald Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping. But after 75 years of American leadership on the world stage, we might be watching the beginning of a handover of power from the United States to China.

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 8:15am
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The Chinese Premier said that China is committed to opening up its economy, although the process will be carried out gradually.

[OP-ED]: Retiro en Mar-a-Lago: Pasando la batuta a China

 03/22/2017 - 08:26
El primer ministro chino dijo que China está comprometida con la apertura de su economía, aunque el proceso se llevará a cabo gradualmente.
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Todavía no tenemos la agenda oficial para el encuentro del próximo mes en Mar-a-Lago entre Donald Trump y el presidente chino Xi Jinping. Pero luego de 75 años de liderazgo estadounidense en el escenario mundial, tal vez estemos siendo testigos del comienzo de una transferencia de poder de Estados Unidos a China.

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 8:15am
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El primer ministro chino dijo que China está comprometida con la apertura de su economía, aunque el proceso se llevará a cabo gradualmente.