US sends two warships to Taiwan Strait, first transit since Pelosi voyage

Seoul, South Korea CNN — Two US Navy warships entered the Taiwan Strait in what is the first US naval transit of the waterway since US-China tensions rose this month during a visit to the island of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. The USS Antietam and USS Chancellorsville guided-missile cruisers were making the trip Sunday “through … Read more

The low water level of the Rhine poses a new threat to the German economy

Dortmund/London CNN Business — The German Rhine is getting too dry, disrupting supply chains and creating more problems for its struggling economy. Water in the river has dropped to “unusually low” levels in some areas, disrupting navigation on the country’s roads. most important inland waterwayGerman officials told CNN on Friday. The lack of rainfall in … Read more