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China issues ‘stern’ warning to the US after destroyer sails close to islands which it claims in disputed South China Sea as trade talks get underway

China has made 'stern representations' to the US after an American destroyer sailed through waters claimed by Beijing in the disputed South China Sea. Chinese officials spoke to their US counterparts as they arrived in Beijing for talks aimed at deescalating an ongoing trade war. China has long claimed territorial rights over

Soldiers Stage Coup In Gabon

A coup attempt in Gabon has resulted in soldiers taking over the state radio and calling on the people to “rise up” ahead of the formation of a “national restoration council”. According to AFP, gunshots were heard around state television headquarters in the centre of the capital at about the same