Category Archives: Asia

North Korea’s “New” Course, and its Nuclear Missile Moratorium

On April 20, in Pyongyang, the Third Plenary Meeting of the Seventh Central Committee of the Worker’s Party of Korea was held “to discuss the policy issues of a new stage in line with the demand of the important historic period of the revolution’s development.”  A plenary session ranks second in importance in intraparty actions after a congress, and typically is not assembled for ordinary matters. Continue reading North Korea’s “New” Course, and its Nuclear Missile Moratorium

DoD Secretary Mattis Didn’t Get Indonesia’s “Bizarre” Message for Him

US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is on an Asian tour to check the loyalty of his Asian counterparts. When he arrived in Indonesia, he was treated to a “bizarre” Special Forces martial art skills demonstration, including the live decapitation of snakes and the consumption of their blood. Unsurprisingly, he was very impressed by the unusual presentation. Continue reading DoD Secretary Mattis Didn’t Get Indonesia’s “Bizarre” Message for Him

China backs joint energy development with Philippines in disputed sea | Reuters

In a sign that the US continues to lose control over Philippines’ foreign policy, “China’s foreign minister on Tuesday said he supported the idea of joint energy ventures with the Philippines in the disputed South China Sea. Continue reading China backs joint energy development with Philippines in disputed sea | Reuters

US Destroyer Destroyed by Japanese Container Ship Manned by Filipino Crew

The USS Fitzgerald, a guided missile destroyer of the 7th Fleet, misguided itself into the path of the Philippine-registered Japanese container ship, manned by Filipino seamen. Said mishap occurred at about 02:30 local time on 17 June 2017, due to “fogging” off the east coast of Japan.

The seven US navy sailors missing have been confirmed dead. Continue reading US Destroyer Destroyed by Japanese Container Ship Manned by Filipino Crew

Belt-and-Road Blueprint is Now a Roadmap, Cancel the British System! – LarouchePAC

The world summit, “The Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation,” hosted by China, is now less than a week off. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi yesterday gave a preview to the international media, on the attendance, agenda and key concepts of the May 14-15 event in Beijing. Continue reading Belt-and-Road Blueprint is Now a Roadmap, Cancel the British System! – LarouchePAC

Six of G7 Countries Snub China’s Belt & Road Summit Due to “Dubious” Leaders

Decades ago, the West criticized China for being an isolationist country. Now that it is opening its doors for healthy and peaceful collaboration with them, the West is resorting to criticism and even tries to move into a protectionist stance. Suddenly, globalism became a dirty word, and capitalist “China is just promoting its One Belt, One Road Initiative to find an open market for its industrial over capacity. ” Continue reading Six of G7 Countries Snub China’s Belt & Road Summit Due to “Dubious” Leaders

South Korea’s New President Moon Jae-in Easing Tensions in the Korean Peninsula

The US THAAD installation in South Korea is being threatened by the election of Moon Jae-in as president. He is also expected to reestablish fresh contacts with the leaders in North Korea, and bring South Korea into the Multipolar Century spearheaded by the BRICS. Continue reading South Korea’s New President Moon Jae-in Easing Tensions in the Korean Peninsula

US Puppet Park Chung-hee Impeached, NK-friendly Progressive Moon Jae-in Rising

The Washington DC puppet government of South Korea under Park Chung-hee has just been impeached, and local politicians are now forming alliances and blocs to facilitate their assumption to power over the country that has just been under an intensified pressure from the Pentagon to host its THAAD missile system and create an atmosphere of nuclear fear across the region. Continue reading US Puppet Park Chung-hee Impeached, NK-friendly Progressive Moon Jae-in Rising