"232 needs to apply more broadly" beyond China, adds @SenSherrodBrown.

Map. History of China conflict

19 February 2018
President accuses China of exporting steel to the U.S. by trans-shipping through countries that don't even make steel, so there are no tariffs. "It's a very bad situation," says Trump.
ROK "doing a lot of trans-shipping" of steel from China, says @POTUS, further indicating he's likely to invoke Section 232.
"232 needs to apply more broadly" beyond China, adds @SenSherrodBrown.
Pres blames his predecessors, "not just Obama," for agreeing to trade deals that gave advantage to other countries - especially China. Says he's spoken to China "very strongly" about its unfair trading practices.
Money and jobs lost to China "unthinkable," adds @POTUS.
"We've told them it just can't continue," @POTUS says of China and trade deficit with US. "People who sat in my seat allowed them to do this."
DNI Coats says: "Pakistan will continue to threaten US interests by deploying new nuclear weapons capabilities, maintaining its ties to militants, restricting counterterrorism cooperation, and drawing closer to China."
The Philippine Coastguard (PCG) Cebu received a report that a hired motor banca with 15 Chinese nationals on board was missing since 4 p.m. today
China's foreign ministry called on the DPRK and the US to seize the positive momentum in DPRK-ROK relations and take decisive and meaningful steps to extend it to dialogue between the DPRK and the US
China hopes all parties concerned will cherish the current detente on Korean Peninsula and work together to achieve a nuclear-free peninsula: FM spokesman
M4.3 earthquake hits Yongqing County in north China's Hebei Province, between Beijing and Tianjin, on 18:31 local time, CENC says
Magnitude-4.3 earthquake hits area near Beijing
6 day ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 56km NNE of Hengshui, China
Chinese President Xi Jinping offers deep condolences to Putin over plane crash
Philippines may turn to China, Russia after scrapping Canada helicopter deal
China's envoy met with North Korean delegation during Olympic visit: Beijing
Philippines, China will hold second bilateral consultative meeting on the South China Sea in Manila on Tuesday, says Presidential Spokesperson @attyharryroque
18 killed as bus capsized in Hong Kong1 week ago
18 killed as bus capsized in Hong Kong
1 week ago
At least 18 dead in Hong Kong bus accident
1 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 42km SE of Liushun, China
President Duterte clarifying his spokesperson @attyharryroque's statements on "thanking China" for building structures in the West Philippine Sea
Philippines president Duterte says that we can't fight a war with the US and China
Duterte: We are neutral, we will continue to talk to China. This is not the time to be fighting over the South China Sea because again it will lead to war
China agrees to accommodate Pakistan's concerns on trade agreement
Recent 0.30m satellite images supplied and analysed by @EUSPACEIMAGING reveal construction of military bases in the contested Spratly Island have been completed. This refutes China's claim not to militarise the artificial islands in the South China Sea.1 week ago
Recent 0.30m satellite images supplied and analysed by @EUSPACEIMAGING reveal construction of military bases in the contested Spratly Island have been completed. This refutes China's claim not to militarise the artificial islands in the South China Sea.
1 week ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 - 34km WNW of Dengzhou, China
Maldives Special Envoy meets Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and other officials in Beijing, secures China's backing. Envoy is assured that China backs Male stand that crisis is entirely an 'internal affair' and that Yameen government is capable of handling it
China says U.S. bill on Taiwan ties threatens stability
China sends Russian-made Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets for South China Sea patrol mission, Feb. 7. This is the first public video of Chinese Su-351 week ago
China sends Russian-made Sukhoi Su-35 fighter jets for South China Sea patrol mission, Feb. 7. This is the first public video of Chinese Su-35
[email protected]: Secretary Tillerson and China's State Councilor Yang reaffirmed @POTUS and President Xi's commitment to keep up pressure on North Korea's illegal nuclear weapons and missile programs and discussed the need to achieve a fair and reciprocal economic relationship.