Tag: war

The Cold War between the US and China could split the world in two, says UN chief Antonio Guterres

The Cold War between the US and China could split the world in two, says UN chief Antonio Guterres

The head of the United Nations warned of a possible new Cold War and pleaded with China and the United States to repair their "utterly dysfunctiona ...
Can the dispute in the South China Sea escalate into a full-blown war?

Can the dispute in the South China Sea escalate into a full-blown war?

For several years now, the South China Sea has appeared to be a bone of contention. After China militarized some man-made islands ...
Fighter jets test road-to-runway strategy in Taiwan war games

Fighter jets test road-to-runway strategy in Taiwan war games

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday praised the dramatic landing of three fighter jets on a makeshift runway in rural southern Pingtung Coun ...
Supreme General China called for fear that Donald Trump would start a war, a new book says

Supreme General China called for fear that Donald Trump would start a war, a new book says

Fearing Donald Trump's actions in his final weeks as president, the United States' chief military officer reassured his Chinese counterpart twice t ...
After decades of war in Afghanistan, the Taliban must engage with the US, China and others in a new arena: diplomacy

After decades of war in Afghanistan, the Taliban must engage with the US, China and others in a new arena: diplomacy

After defying enemies and allies alike by violently seizing power, the Taliban must convince them to keep their newly formed government afloat in o ...
After leaving Afghanistan, the US will have to face the bitter truths of its global “war on terror”

After leaving Afghanistan, the US will have to face the bitter truths of its global “war on terror”

In Greek mythology, Sisyphus, the king of Ephyra, is condemned by the gods to laboriously push a huge boulder up a hill only to make it roll upward ...
How the US exit from Vietnam raises hope for an “orderly exit” for Afghan refugees after August 31 – if the Taliban agree

How the US exit from Vietnam raises hope for an “orderly exit” for Afghan refugees after August 31 – if the Taliban agree

US President Joe Biden's August 31 deadline for completing US evacuation efforts from Afghanistan is getting closer. And after the bombing of Kabu ...

Fifty years after Vietnam, thousands are fleeing another lost American war

It was the end of decades of American military engagement overseas, and thousands of US allies clamored for boarding the last of t ...