US-Taiwan arms deal
Daily Round-up| US announces new arms sales to Taiwan despite China warnings & other stories

In today’s episode, we bring you stories of the US-Taiwan arms deal, protests in Iraq, the end of a strike in Bangladesh, and a probe on businessmen linked to Jair Bolsonaro in Brazil

US continues provocation game with China over Taiwan

Eugene Puryear of BreakThrough News talks about the latest US provocations against China in the context of the political and economic ties between the two countries

US designates Cuba as a “sponsor of terrorism”

Cuba’s foreign minister Bruno Rodríguez Padilla criticized the move and called it hypocritical and cynical

China imposes sanctions on US arms companies over Taiwan arms deals

The announcement of sanctions comes in response to arms deals signed by Taiwan and the US worth billions of dollars. Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon and Space & Security will be among the companies to be sanctioned