Foreign Policy and National Security

Nestle, Cargill Deny Liability For Child Slavery At High Court

NestlĂ© and Cargill told the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday that they can’t be held liable for claims they aided child slavery on African farms, arguing the alleged atrocities occured completely outside the U.S. with no connection to its jurisdiction…

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Trump Moves To Strip Hong Kong Of Special Trading Status

President Donald Trump announced Tuesday that he signed an executive order revoking Hong Kong’s preferential trade status with the U.S., in addition to signing legislation aimed at bolstering sanctions against China amid persistent tensions between the two nations…

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Judge Explains Partial Denial Of Roger Stone Prison Delay Bid

A D.C. federal judge on Monday unsealed the full version of her decision last week to give Roger Stone an extra two weeks to report to prison while denying the longtime conservative operative’s request to extend the surrender date even further to September…

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