U.S. tightens exports to China's chipmaker SMIC, citing risk of military use

China’s sea moves drive US, Philippines back together

MANILA – Despite Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s best efforts to reduce strategic dependence on the United States, China’s moves in the South China Sea have forced the populist leader to re-embrace his nation’s longtime treaty ally. If anything, China’s strategic opportunism in adjacent waters, launched coincident with the death, destruction and distraction caused by the […]