Court is considering an appeal by the Trump administration to allow the president’s order restricting travel to the US from six Muslim-majority countries Source The Guardian
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Russian Defense Ministry Spokesman Major General Igor Konashenkov has called on the US-led international coalition and the opposition supported by it not to hamper the actions of the Syrian government forces against terrorists. Source Tass
Bilateral trade between China and Russia over the course of the first seven months of this year has increased by almost 25 percent, compared to the same period of 2016, Chinese ambassador to Russia Li Hui said Monday. Source: Sputnik
China’s economy represents an “unprecedented” threat to the world trading system that can’t be addressed under current global rules, Trump’s top trade negotiator, US Trade Representative Lighthizer, said. “There is one challenge on the current scene that is substantially more difficult than those faced in the past, and that is China,” Source: China Economic Review