Donald Trump Concludes Momentous Visit to Asia, Opening New Era of Cooperation with China

In some ways, Donald Trump’s Nov. 5-14 visit to Asia was truly historic. After the U.S. President had consolidated good working relations with Japan’s Shinzo Abe and South Korea’s Moon Jae-in on the first part of his journey, his “state visit plus” to China was a high point, followed by attendance at the APEC, ASEAN and East Asia summits, coupled with state visits to the two host countries, Vietnam and the Philippines.Hier   weiterlesen

Helga Zepp-LaRouche Addresses Diplomatic Seminar on New Silk Road in Sana’a, Yemen

The Foreign Minister of Yemen Hisham Sharaf sponsored and addressed a seminar in the capital of Yemen on Nov. 7, dedicated to China’s Policy Paper on the Arab World, and to Yemen’s potential role in the Belt and Road Initiative. Foreign Minister Sharaf reviewed the friendly and productive historical relations with China, including many infrastructure projects that it had contributed to modern Yemen in the past decades before the outbreak of the Saudi war on Yemen in 2015. He expressed Yemen’s full readiness to join the Belt and Road Initiative and to protect the Maritime Silk Road at the Bab El-Mandab Strait and the Red Sea, and he urged China to play a constructive role in the political solution for the war in Yemen. The Chinese government does not yet recognize the government in Sana’a, which Sharaf represents, but rather the government of deposed President Abed-Rabbo Mansour Hadi, who is in exile in Saudi Arabia and has little or no control of matters in Yemen.Hier   weiterlesen

An Open Letter to President Steinmeier from Helga Zepp-LaRouche: Promote the New Silk Road

The Chairwoman of the Schiler Institute, Helga Zepp-LaRouche, authored an open letter to German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier on Nov. 4 under the title “The number of refugees worldwide has reached 66 million: Our planet’s next 50 years”, prompted by the speech that he had given two days earlier at the Singapore Management University. On that occasion, Steinmeier mentioned a lecture series that six universities in Singapore are co-organizing called “Imagining the Next 50 Years”, and then added: “I think that’s a bold approach – and it’s something that we in Germany should do more often. We should look through a telescope into the future, rather than just looking at the very next day, the next annual balance sheet or the next election.”Hier   weiterlesen

Strategically, All Eyes Are on Trump Visit to China

The most important strategic intervention at this point in time is undoubtedly Donald Trump’s trip to Asia, which takes him to five countries in Asia, and includes attendance at three summits, over the period Nov. 5-14. The most momentous event should be the talks between the U.S. President and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, who just united the Communist Party of China behind his Belt and Road Initiative at the 19th Congress of the party.Hier   weiterlesen

China Is Not Our Enemy, Asserts White House Chief of Staff John Kelly

For the past year, since the election of Donald Trump to the U.S. Presidency, the Anglo-American “deep state”, and their media, have been feverishly working to undermine Donald Trump’s oft-stated intention to improve relations with Russia and China. But it hasn’t worked so far.Hier   weiterlesen

Kooperation USA-China-Rußland kann der Geopolitik ein Ende setzen

Die Präsidenten der drei wichtigsten Nuklearmächte der Welt arbeiten intensiv daran, die Beziehungen zwischen ihren Nationen zu verbessern und auf eine solide Basis der Kooperation im gegenseitigen Interesse zu stellen. Das sollte eigentlich von allen vernünftigen und friedliebenden Menschen überall auf der Welt begrüßt werden, aber in Europa und in den USA schmähen die Mainstream-Medien Donald Trump, Wladimir Putin und Xi Jinping als gefährliche vermeintliche oder tatsächliche Diktatoren und im Fall des US-Präsidenten als geistig instabil.Hier   weiterlesen

Thirty Years Ago, Lyndon LaRouche Forecast the October Crash, Warns It Could Happen Again

Thirty years ago, on Oct. 19 1987, the biggest stock market crash in one day occurred on Wall Street. On that “Black Monday”, the Dow Jones dropped by a spectacular 22.6% in panic sales. Many articles were published on the occasion of the 30th anniversary, but virtually all failed to correctly answer the question generally raised: “Can it happen again?”Hier   weiterlesen

Xi Jinping Presents a Vision for the Common Destiny of Mankind

On Oct. 18, Chinese President Xi Jinping opened the 19th Congress of the Communist Party of China Jinping by presenting an optimistic view of the future not only for China, but for the world, based on China’s recent achievements and on the course that has been charted for the next 30 years. Pointing to the significance of the Belt and Road Initiative, and the role of science and innovation as the motor of real economic development, Xi emphasized that China is striving for “the common destiny for mankind and enduring peace and stability.”Hier   weiterlesen