In Haiti, the difficult relationship of gangs and business

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Youri Mevs knew that the call was coming, and she was terrified. Mevs is a member of one of the richest families in Haiti; she owns Shodecosa, Haiti’s largest industrial park, which warehouses 93 percent of the nation’s imported food. Like everyone else, she has watched with despair as her country … Read more

Significant Majority Of Americans Believe US-UK Relationship Is More Important Today Than It Was Five Years Ago

[ad_1] 60% of US residents think the new AUKUS deal will positively affect global security. Tweet this The importance of the US “Special Relationship” with the UK remains reinforced through public opinion, with 52% of respondents identifying it as the most valuable ally and strategic partner of the US. The plurality (40%) of respondents say … Read more

In first call with Xi, Biden looks to reset U.S.-China relationship

[ad_1] Then-Vice President Joe Biden meets with China’s Xi Jinping in 2012. (Damian Dovarganes / Associated Press) President Biden spoke with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday night for the first time since taking office, beginning the process of reshaping America’s approach in dealing with its most intense economic competitor and strategic rival on the … Read more